September 30, 2018 11:29 Updated Follow Men are more likely to die by suicide than women, but women are more likely to attempt suicide. Men are more likely to use deadlier methods, such as firearms or suffocation. Women are more likely than men to attempt suicide by poisoning. Related articles Need Help? Have problems? Who do I call? What Agency? What should I do if someone I know is considering suicide? How can suicide be prevented? Are any ethnic groups at risk for suicide?