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Suicides Saint Lucia 2015

Suicides decreased in Saint Lucia

In 2015 around 13 suicides occurred in Saint Lucia, 1 less than in 2014.

Saint Lucia reported 7.25 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.56 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Of the 13 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 11 were men suicides and 2 were women. Men have a very high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 12.57 per 100,000 men and for women 1.68 per 100,000 female.

Suicide is a very important cause of death in the world and also in Saint Lucia. However, in Saint Lucia in 2015 there were there were 28 homicides, and therefore, number of deaths by murder is far greater than people to take their own lives. There were 2.2 homicides per suicide.

Related data:

Saint Lucia - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
2015211131.6812.577.25
2014311142.7812.537.81
2013210122.1111.537.01
2012113140.7415.168.20
20110880.349.134.91
201029112.1311.046.83
200906606.603.39
200805505.482.69
20070660.476.813.57
200603303.121.52
200504404.732.31
20041561.086.363.67
2003871510.348.869.59
200237114.109.476.75
2001311143.8914.078.89
200038113.5510.777.12
Saint Lucia - Intentional self-harm
Saint Lucia - Intentional self-harm