Eswatini 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).
  • Eswatini suicide rate for 2019 was 29.40, a 3.16% increase from 2018.
  • Eswatini suicide rate for 2018 was 28.50, a 6.25% decline from 2017.
  • Eswatini suicide rate for 2017 was 30.40, a 7.32% decline from 2016.
  • Eswatini suicide rate for 2016 was 32.80, a 6.55% decline from 2015.
Data Source: World Bank

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Similar Country Ranking
Country Name Total
Lesotho 72.40
Eswatini 29.40
Kiribati 28.30
Micronesia 28.20
Ukraine 21.60
Vanuatu 18.00
Mongolia 17.90
Solomon Islands 14.70
Moldova 14.70
Sri Lanka 14.00
Cabo Verde 12.90
India 12.70
Djibouti 9.60
Georgia 9.20
Cameroon 9.00
Pakistan 8.90
Uzbekistan 8.00
Vietnam 7.50
Kyrgyz Republic 7.40
Zambia 7.30
Morocco 7.20
Ghana 6.60
Congo, Rep. 6.50
Bolivia 6.20
El Salvador 6.10
Angola 6.10
Kenya 6.10
Lao PDR 5.40
Cambodia 4.90
Bhutan 4.60
Nicaragua 4.40
Sudan 3.80
Timor-Leste 3.70
Bangladesh 3.70
Nigeria 3.50
Tunisia 3.30
Mauritania 3.10
Egypt 3.00
Papua New Guinea 3.00
Myanmar 2.90
Indonesia 2.40
Philippines 2.20
Honduras 2.10
Sao Tome and Principe 1.50
Eswatini Suicide Rate - Historical Data
Year Total Male Female
2019 29.40 55.10 4.70%
2018 28.50 54.10 4.20%
2017 30.40 57.30 5.00%
2016 32.80 60.70 6.70%
2015 35.10 62.60 9.50%
2014 39.20 66.90 13.80%
2013 44.60 73.90 17.90%
2012 47.60 77.70 20.40%
2011 47.00 75.80 21.30%
2010 50.40 78.70 25.10%
2009 54.20 82.80 28.80%
2008 55.00 82.90 30.10%
2007 53.90 80.30 30.20%
2006 47.30 67.50 29.10%
2005 43.90 61.40 28.00%
2004 42.40 59.20 27.10%
2003 40.50 56.40 26.00%
2002 37.20 51.70 23.90%
2001 32.20 45.20 20.20%
2000 28.40 39.80 17.90%