List of countries by intentional death rate

Suicide vs violent deaths 2016

The following list of intentional death rates by country has been obtained by adding the suicide rate from the World Health Organization to homicide rate from the UNODC United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC) Study, in both cases as they appear at Wikipedia. Intentional deaths include homicide (intentional injury death of another) and suicide (intentional injury death of self).


List of countries by intentional death rateEdit

Intentional deaths per 100,000 people per year
Rank Country Homicide Suicide[1] Intentional Death Ratio (Homicide:Suicide)
108   Egypt 3.4[2] 0.1 3.5 34.00
107   Maldives 3.9[2] 0.3 4.2 13.00
106   Syria 2.3 0.1 2.4 23.00
105   São Tomé and Príncipe 1.9 0.9 2.8 2.11
104   Azerbaijan 2.1 0.6 2.8 3.50
103   Jordan 2.0 1.1 2.9 1.82
102   Armenia 1.8 1.9 3.3 0.95
101   Kuwait 0.4 1.8 4.0 0.22
100   Tajikistan 1.6 2.6 4.2 0.62
99   Bahrain 0.5 3.8 4.4 0.13
98   Malta 1.0 3.4 4.4 0.29
97   Greece 1.5 3.5 5 0.43
96   Cyprus[3] 1.7 3.6 5.3 0.47
95   Antigua and Barbuda 6.8 0.0 6.8 100.00+
94   Haiti 6.9 0 6.9 100.00+
93   Italy 0.9 6.3 7.2 0.14
92   Turkey[4] 3.3 3.94 7.24 0.84
91   Singapore[5] 0.2 7.07 7.3 0.03
90   United Kingdom[6](more info) 1.2 6.2 7.4 0.19
89   Israel[7] 2.1 5.8 7.9 0.36
88   Albania[8] 4.0 4.0 8.0 1.00
87   Uzbekistan 3.7 4.7 8.4 0.79
86   Spain 0.8 7.6 8.4 0.11
85   Georgia 4.3 4.3 8.6 1.00
84   Pakistan[9] 4.0 0.88 4.88 4.54
83   Mauritius 2.5 6.8 9.3 0.37
82   Iran[10] 3 6.4 9.4 0.47
81   Netherlands[3] 1.1 8.5 9.6 0.13
80   Macedonia[3] 1.9 8.0 9.9 0.24
79   Luxembourg[3] 2.5 7.8 10.3 0.32
78   Germany[3] 0.8 9.9 10.7 0.08
77   Australia[11] 1 9.7 10.7 0.10
76   Philippines 8.8 2.1 10.9 4.19
75   Peru 10.3 0.9 11.2 11.44
74   Slovakia[3] 1.5 9.9 11.4 0.15
73   Grenada 11.5 0.0 11.5 100.00+
72   Iceland[12] 0.3 11.3 11.6 0.03
71    Switzerland 0.7 11.1 11.8 0.06
70   Denmark[13] 0.9 11.3 12.2 0.08
69   Norway 0.6 11.9 12.5 0.05
68   Thailand 4.8 7.8 12.6 0.62
67   Portugal[3][14] 1.2 11.5 12.7 0.10
66   Sweden 1 11.9 12.9 0.08
65   Seychelles 8.3 4.6 12.9 1.80
64   Ireland 1.2 11.8 13 0.10
63   Canada[15] (more info) 1.6 11.5 13.1 0.14
62   Austria 0.6 12.8 13.4 0.05
61   Argentina 5.8 7.7 13.5 0.75
60   India (more info) 3.4 10.5 13.9 0.32
59   Romania 2 12.0 14 0.17
58   New Zealand[16] 0.9 13.2 14.1 0.07
57   Bulgaria 2 12.3 14.3 0.16
56   Chile 3.2 11.2 14.4 0.29
55   Czech Republic 1.7 12.8 14.5 0.13
54   Bosnia and Herzegovina[17] 1.5 13.3 14.8 0.11
53   Barbados 11.3 3.5 14.8 3.23
52   Hong Kong 0.4 14.6 15 0.03
51   Paraguay 11.5 3.6 15.1 3.19
50   Belgium 1.7 13.5 15.2 0.13
49   France (more info) 1.1 15.0 16.1 0.07
48   Costa Rica 10 6.1 16.1 1.64
47   Poland 1.1 15.4 16.5 0.07
46   United States[18] (more info) 4.8 12.0 16.8 0.40
45   Cuba 5 12.3 17.3 0.41
44   Kyrgyzstan 9.1 8.8 17.9 1.03
43   Finland[19] 2.2 16.8 19 0.13
42   Suriname 4.6 14.4 19 0.32
41   Nicaragua 13.6 5.8 19.4 2.34
40   Serbia and Montenegro 19.5 N/A
39   Latvia 4.1 17.5 21.6 0.23
38   Croatia[20] 1.4 19.7 21.1 0.07
37   Turkmenistan 12.8 8.6 21.4 1.49
36   Uruguay 5.9 15.8 21.7 0.37
35   Japan (more info)[21] 0.4 21.7 22.1 0.02
34   Zimbabwe 14.3 7.9 22.2 1.81
33   Ecuador 15.2 7.1 22.3 2.14
32   Slovenia[22] 0.7 21.8 22.5 0.03
31   Hungary[3] 1.3 21.7 23 0.06
30   China[23] (more info) 1 22.23 23.23 0.04
29   Estonia 5.2 18.1 23.3 0.29
28   Moldova 7.5 17.4 24.9 0.43
27   Sri Lanka[24](more info) 3.6 21.6 25.2 0.17
26   Brazil[25][circular reference][26][circular reference] 26.7 6.0 32.7 4.45
25   Ukraine (more info) 5.2 21.2 26.4 0.25
24   Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 22.9 3.7 26.6 6.19
23   Mexico 22.7 4.0 26.7 5.68
22   Belarus[27][28] 4.05 22.9 27 0.18
21   Panama 21.6 5.5 27.1 3.93
20   Dominican Republic 25 2.3 27.3 10.87
19   Saint Lucia 25.2 2.4 27.6 10.50
18   The Bahamas 27.4 1.2 28.6 22.83
17   Russia[29] (more info) 10.2 21.4 31.6 0.48
16   South Korea[30][31][32] (more info) 0.7 24.1 24.8 0.03
15   Kazakhstan (more info) 7.8 25.6 33.4 0.30
14   Puerto Rico 26.2 7.4 33.6 3.54
13   Saint Kitts and Nevis 38.2 0.0 38.2 100.00+
12   Lithuania[33] (more info) 6.6 31.6 38.2 0.21
11   Colombia 33.4 4.9 38.3 6.82
10   Guatemala 38.5 3.6 42.1 10.69
9   Guyana (more info) 18.6 26.4 45 0.70
8   Belize 41.4 3.7 45.1 11.19
7   Trinidad and Tobago 35.2 10.7 45.9 3.29
6   South Africa[34] 31.1 15.4 46.5 2.02
5   Venezuela 45.1 3.2 48.3 14.09
4   Jamaica 52.2 0.1 52.3 522.00
3   El Salvador 69.2 8.0 77.2 8.65
2   Honduras[35] 91.6 3.84 95.44 23.85
1   Greenland[36][37][38] (more info) 19.2 108.1 127.3 0.18

See alsoEdit

ReferencesEdit

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  26. ^ List of countries by suicide rate
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