In Vietnam there were 7.46 suicides per 100,000 inhabitants, less than the average suicide in the world, of 9.56 self-harm per 100.000 people.
Of the 6,910 recorded suicide cases in 2015, 5,160 were men suicides and 1,749 were women. So that, the suicide rate among males were 11.17 per 100,000 men and for women 3.76 per 100,000 female.
Statistics show that in 2014, suicides were the main cause of unnatural death in the world. In Vietnam suicide also is one of the leading causes of unnatural death. By comparison, there were 1,358 homicides in Vietnam, the number of suicides far outnumber homicides. For every homicide there were 5.1 suicides.