India: Number of suicides in farming sector

Last Modified: Sat Mar 24 2018 08:14:42 GMT+0530 (India Standard Time)
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    2009
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    2010
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    2011
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    2012
  • 11,772
    2013. 8.7% of total suicides in India (1,34,799).
  • 12,360
    2014. 9.4% of total suicides (1,31,666). [5,650 - Farmers/Cultivators, 6,710 - Agricultural Labourers]
  • 12,602
    2015. 9.4% of total suicides (1,33,623). [8,007 - Farmers/Cultivators, 4,595 - Agricultural Labourers]
  • 11,370
    2016. ?% of total suicides (?). [6,351 - Farmers/Cultivators, 5,019 - Agricultural Labourers] - Note: all numbers are provisional, based on data submitted by NCRB to Ministry of Agriculture.