Suicide mortality rate, female (per 100,000 female population) - Country Ranking - Africa

Definition: Suicide mortality rate is the number of suicide deaths in a year per 100,000 population. Crude suicide rate (not age-adjusted).

Source: World Health Organization, Global Health Observatory Data Repository (http://apps.who.int/ghodata/).

See also: Thematic map, Time series comparison

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Rank Country Value Year
1 Lesotho 24.40 2016
2 Nigeria 9.20 2016
3 Uganda 9.10 2016
4 Côte d'Ivoire 8.30 2016
5 Sierra Leone 8.10 2016
6 Equatorial Guinea 7.70 2016
7 Eswatini 7.50 2016
8 Chad 7.40 2016
8 Cameroon 7.40 2016
10 Liberia 6.60 2016
11 Togo 6.40 2016
12 Cabo Verde 6.10 2016
13 Zimbabwe 6.00 2016
14 Benin 5.90 2016
15 Burkina Faso 5.30 2016
16 Guinea 5.00 2016
17 Burundi 4.90 2016
18 South Africa 4.70 2016
19 Botswana 4.50 2016
20 Djibouti 4.30 2016
21 Central African Republic 4.00 2016
21 Sudan 4.00 2016
23 Rwanda 3.80 2016
24 The Gambia 3.70 2016
25 Namibia 3.60 2016
25 Comoros 3.60 2016
25 Eritrea 3.60 2016
28 Zambia 3.50 2016
29 Morocco 3.40 2016
30 Niger 3.30 2016
30 Guinea-Bissau 3.30 2016
30 Congo 3.30 2016
33 Gabon 3.20 2016
33 Tanzania 3.20 2016
35 Somalia 3.10 2016
35 Ethiopia 3.10 2016
37 Dem. Rep. Congo 2.90 2016
37 Senegal 2.90 2016
39 Mali 2.70 2016
40 Mozambique 2.50 2016
40 Angola 2.50 2016
42 Mauritius 2.40 2016
42 Seychelles 2.40 2016
44 Tunisia 2.30 2016
45 Mauritania 2.20 2016
45 Madagascar 2.20 2016
45 Libya 2.20 2016
48 Ghana 2.10 2016
49 Algeria 1.70 2016
50 Malawi 1.60 2016
50 São Tomé and Principe 1.60 2016
52 Egypt 1.50 2016
53 Kenya 1.20 2016

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual