In North Korea there were 15.81 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, well above the world average of 9.57 suicides per 100,000 people.
North Korea is a country with a high rate of suicide.
Of the 3,981 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 2,008 were men suicides and 1,973 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 16.31 per 100,000 men and for women 15.33 per 100,000 female. In spite of this, it is one of the countries with the highest female suicide rate in the world.