Self-harm by firearm deaths

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

Info Edit
    1990 Ranking
    1. Greenland 31.48
    2. United States 7.67
    3. Finland 6.59
    4. Switzerland 6.04
    5. France 5.68
    6. Norway 4.77
    7. Uruguay 4.75
    8. Canada 4.26
    9. Austria 3.97
    10. Argentina 3.58
    11. Serbia 3.25
    12. Croatia 3.23
    13. Belgium 3.16
    14. Chile 3.06
    15. Australia 2.96
    16. Estonia 2.95
    17. Montenegro 2.92
    18. Denmark 2.78
    19. Slovenia 2.68
    20. Sweden 2.65
    21. Luxembourg 2.61
    22. Guam 2.40
    23. New Zealand 2.31
    24. Iceland 2.23
    25. Puerto Rico 2.12
    26. Venezuela 2.11
    27. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 2.06
    28. Latvia 1.90
    29. Guatemala 1.76
    30. Papua New Guinea 1.76
    31. Russia 1.70
    32. Colombia 1.63
    33. Portugal 1.61
    34. Belarus 1.59
    35. Slovakia 1.57
    36. Brazil 1.52
    37. Germany 1.50
    38. Israel 1.47
    39. Costa Rica 1.30
    40. Italy 1.28
    41. Czech Republic 1.27
    42. Andorra 1.25
    43. Marshall Islands 1.22
    44. Namibia 1.17
    45. Iraq 1.17
    46. Vanuatu 1.16
    47. Northern Mariana Islands 1.15
    48. Solomon Islands 1.13
    49. India 1.12
    50. Lithuania 1.10
    51. Zimbabwe 1.10
    52. Ukraine 1.09
    53. Lesotho 1.08
    54. Thailand 1.07
    55. Suriname 1.06
    56. Guinea Bissau 1.04
    57. Cape Verde 1.03
    58. Honduras 1.03
    59. South Africa 1.02
    60. Burkina Faso 1.00
    61. Ireland 1.00
    62. Liberia 0.97
    63. Botswana 0.92
    64. Micronesia 0.91
    65. Nepal 0.89
    66. Paraguay 0.88
    67. Swaziland 0.87
    68. American Samoa 0.86
    69. Guinea 0.86
    70. Senegal 0.86
    71. Albania 0.85
    72. Mali 0.83
    73. Eritrea 0.80
    74. Hungary 0.79
    75. Mexico 0.79
    76. Bulgaria 0.79
    77. Greece 0.79
    78. Cyprus 0.75
    79. Chad 0.75
    80. Haiti 0.74
    81. Malta 0.73
    82. Ecuador 0.73
    83. Cameroon 0.73
    84. Cuba 0.73
    85. Mozambique 0.72
    86. Dominican Republic 0.72
    87. Ethiopia 0.72
    88. Ivory Coast 0.72
    89. Philippines 0.70
    90. South Sudan 0.69
    91. Samoa 0.69
    92. Bangladesh 0.68
    93. Rwanda 0.68
    94. Sierra Leone 0.68
    95. Mauritania 0.67
    96. Comoros 0.67
    97. Turkey 0.66
    98. Niger 0.66
    99. Benin 0.64
    100. Bolivia 0.64
    101. Burundi 0.63
    102. Equatorial Guinea 0.63
    103. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.63
    104. Madagascar 0.62
    105. Mongolia 0.62
    106. Belize 0.62
    107. Gambia 0.59
    108. Togo 0.59
    109. Central African Republic 0.58
    110. Moldova 0.58
    111. Spain 0.56
    112. Angola 0.55
    113. Malawi 0.55
    114. Zambia 0.55
    115. Nigeria 0.55
    116. Panama 0.55
    117. Somalia 0.54
    118. Bhutan 0.52
    119. Kazakhstan 0.52
    120. United Kingdom 0.50
    121. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.50
    122. Kyrgyzstan 0.49
    123. Afghanistan 0.48
    124. Guyana 0.44
    125. Nicaragua 0.44
    126. Laos 0.43
    127. Gabon 0.42
    128. Barbados 0.42
    129. Netherlands 0.41
    130. El Salvador 0.40
    131. Georgia 0.40
    132. Iran 0.39
    133. Djibouti 0.39
    134. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.39
    135. Turkmenistan 0.38
    136. Tanzania 0.38
    137. Ghana 0.37
    138. Kenya 0.35
    139. Seychelles 0.34
    140. Malaysia 0.34
    141. Uganda 0.33
    142. Pakistan 0.33
    143. Burma (Myanmar) 0.29
    144. Uzbekistan 0.29
    145. Bahamas 0.29
    146. Tonga 0.28
    147. Azerbaijan 0.28
    148. Trinidad and Tobago 0.26
    149. Sri Lanka 0.26
    150. Egypt 0.26
    151. Kiribati 0.26
    152. Sudan 0.25
    153. Peru 0.24
    154. Maldives 0.24
    155. Saint Lucia 0.24
    156. Lebanon 0.23
    157. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.23
    158. Qatar 0.23
    159. Poland 0.23
    160. Timor Leste 0.23
    161. Yemen 0.23
    162. Libya 0.22
    163. Armenia 0.22
    164. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.21
    165. Vietnam 0.21
    166. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 0.21
    167. Algeria 0.20
    168. Bahrain 0.20
    169. United Arab Emirates 0.20
    170. Brunei 0.20
    171. Jordan 0.19
    172. Singapore 0.18
    173. Dominica 0.17
    174. Syria 0.17
    175. Morocco 0.17
    176. North Korea 0.15
    177. Antigua and Barbuda 0.15
    178. Taiwan 0.14
    179. West Bank and Gaza 0.14
    180. Mauritius 0.14
    181. Tunisia 0.13
    182. Cambodia 0.12
    183. Japan 0.12
    184. Indonesia 0.11
    185. Grenada 0.11
    186. Romania 0.11
    187. Bermuda 0.10
    188. China 0.10
    189. Kuwait 0.09
    190. South Korea 0.08
    191. Fiji 0.08
    192. Tajikistan 0.06
    193. Oman 0.06
    194. Jamaica 0.06
    195. Saudi Arabia 0.05
    2017 Ranking
    1. Greenland 15.95
    2. United States 7.69
    3. Uruguay 5.09
    4. Montenegro 2.81
    5. Finland 2.71
    6. Venezuela 2.70
    7. Argentina 2.68
    8. Switzerland 2.67
    9. France 2.63
    10. Austria 2.61
    11. Serbia 2.47
    12. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 2.33
    13. Croatia 2.09
    14. Slovenia 2.00
    15. Canada 2.00
    16. Guam 1.76
    17. Norway 1.74
    18. Portugal 1.67
    19. Czech Republic 1.51
    20. Belgium 1.49
    21. Zimbabwe 1.47
    22. Iceland 1.42
    23. Lesotho 1.38
    24. Dominican Republic 1.36
    25. Costa Rica 1.36
    26. Sweden 1.34
    27. Swaziland 1.29
    28. Estonia 1.29
    29. Latvia 1.26
    30. Albania 1.24
    31. Cape Verde 1.22
    32. Belarus 1.21
    33. Germany 1.21
    34. Paraguay 1.18
    35. Luxembourg 1.16
    36. Russia 1.14
    37. Papua New Guinea 1.13
    38. New Zealand 1.12
    39. Denmark 1.12
    40. Ukraine 1.11
    41. Colombia 1.11
    42. Suriname 1.09
    43. Puerto Rico 1.04
    44. Lithuania 0.99
    45. Greece 0.99
    46. Cyprus 0.96
    47. Bulgaria 0.94
    48. Italy 0.91
    49. Australia 0.91
    50. Eritrea 0.89
    51. Northern Mariana Islands 0.88
    52. Guinea Bissau 0.87
    53. Senegal 0.86
    54. Namibia 0.86
    55. Liberia 0.84
    56. Marshall Islands 0.84
    57. Slovakia 0.84
    58. South Africa 0.82
    59. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.81
    60. India 0.81
    61. Andorra 0.81
    62. Guinea 0.80
    63. Mozambique 0.79
    64. Ivory Coast 0.79
    65. Burkina Faso 0.79
    66. Thailand 0.78
    67. Vanuatu 0.77
    68. Brazil 0.77
    69. Central African Republic 0.77
    70. South Sudan 0.75
    71. Belize 0.75
    72. Chile 0.75
    73. Malawi 0.75
    74. Comoros 0.72
    75. Mexico 0.70
    76. Solomon Islands 0.68
    77. Micronesia 0.68
    78. Turkey 0.68
    79. Israel 0.66
    80. Botswana 0.66
    81. Iraq 0.66
    82. Togo 0.65
    83. Gambia 0.65
    84. Armenia 0.65
    85. Malta 0.65
    86. Sierra Leone 0.64
    87. Mongolia 0.64
    88. Ecuador 0.63
    89. Somalia 0.62
    90. Chad 0.62
    91. Georgia 0.61
    92. Hungary 0.60
    93. Mali 0.60
    94. Burundi 0.59
    95. Cameroon 0.59
    96. Madagascar 0.58
    97. American Samoa 0.57
    98. Congo (Brazzaville) 0.57
    99. Benin 0.57
    100. Ireland 0.55
    101. Cuba 0.54
    102. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.54
    103. Djibouti 0.53
    104. Kenya 0.53
    105. Rwanda 0.53
    106. Honduras 0.53
    107. Niger 0.52
    108. Gabon 0.51
    109. Mauritania 0.51
    110. Nepal 0.50
    111. Zambia 0.49
    112. Spain 0.49
    113. Guyana 0.48
    114. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.48
    115. Kazakhstan 0.47
    116. Guatemala 0.46
    117. Haiti 0.46
    118. Ethiopia 0.44
    119. Tanzania 0.43
    120. Netherlands 0.42
    121. Jamaica 0.42
    122. Angola 0.41
    123. United Arab Emirates 0.40
    124. Moldova 0.40
    125. Ghana 0.38
    126. Bhutan 0.38
    127. Bolivia 0.38
    128. Samoa 0.38
    129. Pakistan 0.35
    130. Azerbaijan 0.35
    131. Bangladesh 0.35
    132. Nigeria 0.34
    133. Libya 0.34
    134. Iran 0.34
    135. Malaysia 0.33
    136. Nicaragua 0.33
    137. Turkmenistan 0.33
    138. Barbados 0.32
    139. Brunei 0.31
    140. Afghanistan 0.31
    141. Egypt 0.30
    142. Tonga 0.29
    143. Saint Thomas and Principe 0.28
    144. South Korea 0.28
    145. Equatorial Guinea 0.28
    146. Uganda 0.27
    147. Bahamas 0.27
    148. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 0.26
    149. Panama 0.26
    150. Trinidad and Tobago 0.25
    151. Yemen 0.24
    152. Saint Lucia 0.24
    153. Kiribati 0.23
    154. Algeria 0.23
    155. Lebanon 0.22
    156. El Salvador 0.22
    157. United Kingdom 0.22
    158. Seychelles 0.22
    159. Laos 0.22
    160. Philippines 0.21
    161. Sudan 0.21
    162. Burma (Myanmar) 0.21
    163. Morocco 0.21
    164. Kyrgyzstan 0.21
    165. Vietnam 0.20
    166. Poland 0.18
    167. Tunisia 0.17
    168. Dominica 0.16
    169. Syria 0.15
    170. Japan 0.15
    171. Antigua and Barbuda 0.15
    172. Uzbekistan 0.15
    173. North Korea 0.15
    174. Peru 0.14
    175. Timor Leste 0.14
    176. Bahrain 0.14
    177. Jordan 0.12
    178. West Bank and Gaza 0.11
    179. Mauritius 0.11
    180. Cambodia 0.10
    181. Indonesia 0.10
    182. Sri Lanka 0.09
    183. Taiwan 0.09
    184. Maldives 0.08
    185. Romania 0.07
    186. Grenada 0.07
    187. Fiji 0.07
    188. Kuwait 0.07
    189. Qatar 0.06
    190. Bermuda 0.06
    191. Tajikistan 0.06
    192. Saudi Arabia 0.06
    193. Oman 0.05
    194. China 0.05
    195. Singapore 0.04

    The number of deaths caused by self-harm by firearm per 100,000 people.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange