Suicide Facts and Figures
This summary of facts is taken from England, Wales and the Republic of Ireland only because of delays of data for Scotland and Northern Ireland due to COVID-19. Complete figures for the UK for 2019 will be released at a later date by the Office for National Statistics and the changes will be reflected below.
Suicide rates in England and Wales
In England and Wales, there were 5,691 suicides in 2019 - that is 321 more than the previous year. Suicide rates are 11...