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Suicides Peru 2015

There are 5 suicides per day in Peru

In 2015 occurred 1,825 suicides in Peru. This year, 13 fewer people committed suicide than in 2014. In 2015, on average 5 Peruvians committed suicide every day.

Peru had 5.86 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, much less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.56 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Of the 1,825 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 1,381 were men suicides and 443 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 9.13 per 100,000 men and for women 2.89 per 100,000 female.

Suicide is a very important cause of death in the world and also in Peru. However, in Peru in 2015 there were there were 2,247 homicides, then, homicides are more common than suicides. There were 1.2 homicides per suicide.

Related data:

Peru - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20154431,3811,8252.899.135.86
20144421,3961,8382.929.345.96
20134261,3501,7762.859.125.83
20124521,3941,8463.059.496.12
20114471,3661,8123.049.366.08
20104591,4091,8693.169.746.34
20094451,3371,7833.099.316.12
20084481,2601,7073.138.845.93
20074161,1731,5892.938.305.58
20064051,1071,5122.887.905.37
20054691,2601,7293.369.076.22
20045011,3881,8893.6210.086.88
20034841,3301,8133.529.756.69
20024341,1901,6233.198.806.07
20014171,1041,5213.118.265.77
20004471,1831,6313.378.976.28
Peru - Intentional self-harm
Peru - Intentional self-harm