Suicide mortality rate, male (per 100,000 male 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 Equatorial Guinea 23.50 2016
2 Côte d'Ivoire 20.60 2016
3 Eswatini 19.50 2016
4 South Africa 18.70 2016
5 Lesotho 17.80 2016
6 Cameroon 17.10 2016
7 Cabo Verde 16.50 2016
8 Seychelles 16.40 2016
9 Zimbabwe 15.70 2016
10 Botswana 14.20 2016
11 Namibia 14.10 2016
12 Benin 13.90 2016
13 Burundi 13.40 2016
14 Mauritius 13.30 2016
15 Togo 12.80 2016
16 Eritrea 12.30 2016
17 Sudan 12.20 2016
18 Central African Republic 11.50 2016
19 Sierra Leone 11.30 2016
20 Ethiopia 11.20 2016
21 Gabon 10.70 2016
21 Uganda 10.70 2016
23 Chad 10.30 2016
24 Burkina Faso 10.20 2016
25 Comoros 9.90 2016
25 Nigeria 9.90 2016
27 Rwanda 9.70 2016
28 Senegal 9.30 2016
29 Djibouti 9.00 2016
30 Zambia 8.80 2016
31 Ghana 8.70 2016
32 Dem. Rep. Congo 8.40 2016
32 Congo 8.40 2016
34 Libya 8.10 2016
35 Tanzania 7.70 2016
36 Guinea 7.50 2016
37 Mozambique 7.40 2016
38 Liberia 7.10 2016
39 Angola 7.00 2016
40 Mali 6.90 2016
41 Mauritania 6.60 2016
41 The Gambia 6.60 2016
43 Egypt 6.40 2016
44 Somalia 6.30 2016
45 Niger 5.90 2016
46 Malawi 5.80 2016
47 Madagascar 5.60 2016
48 Kenya 5.10 2016
49 Guinea-Bissau 4.70 2016
49 Algeria 4.70 2016
51 Tunisia 4.40 2016
52 São Tomé and Principe 3.00 2016
53 Morocco 2.30 2016

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Aggregation method: Weighted average

Periodicity: Annual