In Kazakhstan there were 27.47 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, well above the world average of 9.57 suicides per 100,000 people.
Kazakhstan has a very high suicide rate compared to other countries.
Of the 4,855 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 3,983 were men suicides and 872 were women. Men have a high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 46.89 per 100,000 men and for women 9.64 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Kazakhstan suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 853 homicides in Kazakhstan, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 5.7 suicides.