Suicide statistics 2021

Date published: 30 November 2022


Number of suicides registered each calendar year in Northern Ireland.


This report presents the finalised suicide statistical series for 2015 to 2021 (revised figures for 2018-2020 were published in May 2022 and remain unchanged) and encompasses the full findings of the review of NI Suicide Statistics (2015-2020), an exercise which was undertaken by the Northern Ireland Statistics and Research Agency (NISRA) and the Coroners Service for Northern Ireland (CSNI), following the identification of a classification issue in published statistics for the period 2015-2020.

To access provisional suicide numbers for 2022, please see our Quarterly Tables.