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Suicides Turkey 2017

There are 7 suicides per day in Turkey

By 2017, suicides in Turkey increased by 874 people to at 2,730 suicides In 2017, on average 7 Turks committed suicide every day.

In Turkey there were 3.35 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, much less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.46 self-harm per 100.000 people.

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

Of the 2,730 recorded suicide cases in 2017, 2,127 were men suicides and 603 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 5.22 per 100,000 men and for women 1.47 per 100,000 female.

Suicide is a very important cause of death in the world and also in Turkey. However, in Turkey in 2017 there were there were 3,216 homicides, then, homicides are more common than suicides. There were 1.2 homicides per suicide.

Related data:

Turkey - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20176032,1272,7301.475.223.35
20164341,4221,8561.083.532.31
20153971,1351,5320.992.871.93
20144081,2091,6171.053.102.08
20134761,3921,8681.253.632.44
20123781,0721,4500.992.771.88
20112988501,1480.792.241.52
20103761,1481,5241.003.102.10
20092608431,1030.702.301.50
Turkey - Intentional self-harm
Turkey - Intentional self-harm