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Suicides Moldova 2015

Number of suicides falls in Moldova

In 2015 occurred 601 suicides in Moldova. This year, 60 fewer people committed suicide than in 2014. In Moldova, on average, at least one suicide happens every day.

Moldova had 16.91 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, well above the world average of 9.56 suicides per 100,000 people.

Moldova is a country with a high rate of suicide.

Of the 601 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 504 were men suicides and 97 were women. Men have a very high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 36.98 per 100,000 men and for women 6.6 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Moldova suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 130 homicides in Moldova, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 4.6 suicides.

Related data:

Moldova - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
2015975046016.6036.9816.91
2014925686615.0033.2418.58
20131065556615.7232.4318.57
20121235436666.6531.7318.71
2011905035934.8829.3816.66
20101307048347.0441.1123.42
20091296818106.9639.7322.72
20081436287717.7236.6421.62
20071166057216.2635.2320.19
20061336958287.1640.3623.11
20051386898277.3740.0823.04
20041366597957.2738.2022.09
20031226868086.5039.7022.41
20021316417726.9536.9821.33
20011306728026.8938.6622.11
20001026187205.3935.4819.80
Moldova - Intentional self-harm
Moldova - Intentional self-harm