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Suicides Syria 2015

Number of suicides falls in Syria

In 2015 occurred 495 suicides in Syria. This year, 2 fewer people committed suicide than in 2014. In Syria, on average, at least one suicide happens every day.

Syria had 2.75 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, much less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.56 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Syria, has a relatively low rate of suicide per inhabitants.

Of the 495 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 406 were men suicides and 90 were women. Men have a high rate of death by suicide compared with women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 4.47 per 100,000 men and for women 1.01 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Syria suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 463 homicides in Syria, there are more suicides than homicides. For every homicide there were 1.1 suicides.

Related data:

Syria - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
2015904064951.014.472.75
2014924054970.994.292.65
2013964115070.994.172.59
20121014265270.994.132.58
20111033924950.993.692.35
20101043734770.993.462.23
2009953324270.913.092.02
2008852993840.832.851.87
2007752803550.772.771.77
2006672723390.722.801.73
2005622753370.692.941.76
2004602773370.693.051.82
2003602893490.703.261.94
2002592823410.703.251.96
2001592713290.713.191.94
2000582613190.713.141.93
Syria - Intentional self-harm
Syria - Intentional self-harm