Namibia Suicide Rate 2000-2021

Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).
  • Namibia suicide rate for 2019 was 9.70, a 2.02% decline from 2018.
  • Namibia suicide rate for 2018 was 9.90, a 9.17% decline from 2017.
  • Namibia suicide rate for 2017 was 10.90, a 1.87% increase from 2016.
  • Namibia suicide rate for 2016 was 10.70, a 7.76% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Guyana 40.30
Suriname 25.40
Russia 25.10
South Africa 23.50
Belarus 21.20
Montenegro 21.00
Kazakhstan 17.60
Botswana 16.10
Cuba 14.50
Samoa 12.60
Serbia 11.40
Bosnia 10.90
Namibia 9.70
Bulgaria 9.70
Romania 9.70
Mauritius 9.50
North Macedonia 9.40
Fiji 9.00
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Costa Rica 8.10
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Guatemala 5.90
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Malaysia 5.70
Mexico 5.30
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Dominican Republic 4.90
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Azerbaijan 4.10
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Tonga 3.80
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Peru 2.80
Lebanon 2.80
Maldives 2.70
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Namibia Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2019 9.70 16.70 3.20%
2018 9.90 17.00 3.10%
2017 10.90 18.40 3.90%
2016 10.70 17.20 4.60%
2015 11.60 18.40 5.30%
2014 10.90 17.70 4.60%
2013 10.20 17.30 3.50%
2012 10.20 17.60 3.30%
2011 11.40 19.50 3.80%
2010 12.90 21.30 5.00%
2009 13.10 21.30 5.50%
2008 14.10 23.30 5.40%
2007 17.30 28.30 7.10%
2006 17.70 28.40 7.80%
2005 17.80 28.80 7.50%
2004 16.70 27.60 6.50%
2003 18.20 29.30 7.90%
2002 18.70 29.60 8.50%
2001 18.80 29.90 8.50%
2000 19.30 30.50 8.80%