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Suicides United Kingdom 2017

There are 13 suicides per day in United Kingdom

In 2017 occurred 4,804 suicides in United Kingdom. This year, 157 more people committed suicide than in 2016. In 2017, on average 13 British committed suicide every day.

United Kingdom had 7.29 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.46 self-harm per 100.000 people.

Of the 4,804 recorded suicide cases in 2017, 3,718 were men suicides and 1,086 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 11.44 per 100,000 men and for women 3.26 per 100,000 female.

Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In United Kingdom suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 803 homicides in United Kingdom, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 6 suicides.

Related data:

United Kingdom - Intentional self-harm
DateFemale suicidesMale suicidesSuicidesFemale suicide rateMale suicide rateSuicide rate
20171,0863,7184,8043.2611.447.29
20161,0923,5554,6473.2910.987.08
20151,1043,5774,6813.3511.157.19
20141,0303,4344,4643.1310.856.93
20139573,6444,6012.9311.587.19
20129223,5724,4942.8711.417.07
20118823,2754,1572.7510.556.58
20109633,2254,1883.0010.506.70
20099333,3134,2462.9010.906.80
20089593,3004,2593.0010.906.90
20078723,0253,8972.8010.106.40
20069363,1864,1223.0010.706.80
20059933,0544,0473.2010.306.70
20041,0213,1624,1833.3010.807.00
20039293,0503,9793.0010.506.70
20029533,1644,1173.1010.906.90
20019293,1994,1283.1011.107.00
20009793,3114,2903.2011.507.30
19991,0183,4354,4533.4012.007.60
19989823,4074,3893.3012.007.50
19979463,1974,1433.2011.307.10
19969803,1684,1483.3011.207.10
19959613,3544,3153.2011.907.40
19949903,3914,3813.3012.107.60
19931,0293,4334,4623.5012.207.70
19921,0713,5574,6283.6012.708.00
19911,0533,4944,5473.6012.507.90
19901,1193,5244,6433.8012.708.10
19891,1273,2344,3613.8011.707.60
19881,3603,6114,9714.6013.108.70
19871,3313,2634,5944.6011.808.10
19861,4483,3914,8395.0012.308.50
19851,6843,4215,1055.8012.409.00
19841,6513,2924,9435.7012.008.80
19831,6833,2434,9265.8011.808.70
19821,7313,2024,9336.0011.708.80
19811,8573,1685,0256.4011.608.90
19801,9153,0024,9176.6011.008.70
19791,8552,9104,7656.4010.608.50
19781,7832,7484,5316.2010.008.10
19771,7892,6474,4366.209.707.90
19761,6932,6214,3145.909.607.70
19751,7302,4464,1766.008.907.40
19741,8192,5794,3986.309.407.80
19731,7942,5354,3296.209.307.70
19721,7712,4674,2386.109.107.60
19711,8582,5184,3766.509.307.80
19701,8552,5424,3976.509.407.90
19691,9882,7924,7807.0010.408.60
19682,1082,9485,0567.4011.009.20
19672,1533,0475,2007.6011.409.50
19662,3703,1195,4898.4011.8010.00
19652,4303,2165,6468.7012.2010.40
19642,6053,4656,0709.4013.2011.20
19632,5973,6506,2479.4014.0011.60
19622,5323,5916,1239.2013.9011.50
19612,3523,3305,6828.6013.0010.80
19602,2213,3625,5838.2013.3010.70
United Kingdom - Intentional self-harm
United Kingdom - Intentional self-harm