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Intentional homicide, number and rate per 100,000 populationGo toSearch glossaries

Source: UNODC Homicide Statistics 2012 | United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

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Country or AreaYearCountSource IDSource Type IDSource TypeSource Type
Afghanistan2008712202PHPH
Albania201012731CJCJ
Albania20098531CJCJ
Albania20089331CJCJ
Albania200710531CJCJ
Albania20068731CJCJ
Albania200513131CJCJ
Albania200411931CJCJ
Albania200314431CJCJ
Albania200223131CJCJ
Albania200120831CJCJ
Albania200027531CJCJ
Albania199949631CJCJ
Albania199857331CJCJ
Albania1997154231CJCJ
Albania199624831CJCJ
Albania199521031CJCJ
Algeria200851691CJCJ
Algeria200743891CJCJ
Andorra20041221CJCJ
Angola20083426202PHPH
Anguilla20081111CJCJ
Anguilla20074111CJCJ
Anguilla20064111CJCJ
Anguilla20051111CJCJ
Anguilla20041111CJCJ
Anguilla20032111CJCJ
Anguilla20022111CJCJ
Anguilla20010111CJCJ
Anguilla20001111CJCJ
Anguilla19990111CJCJ
Anguilla19980111CJCJ
Anguilla19971111CJCJ
Anguilla19960111CJCJ
Anguilla19951111CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20106241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda200916241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda200816241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda200717241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda200611241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20053241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20044241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20035241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20025241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20017241CJCJ
Antigua and Barbuda20005241CJCJ
Argentina20091360251CJCJ
Argentina20082305251CJCJ
Argentina20072071251CJCJ
Argentina20062052251CJCJ
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UNODC Homicide Statistics 2012

Source:  United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime

UNODC Homicide Statistics provide users with a reference for the largest number of countries and the longest time series on homicide data possible. A variety of national and international sources on homicide have been considered to compile UNODC Homicide Statistics and, in order to present accurate and comparable statistics, data have been selected which conform as much as possible to the definition of intentional homicide used by UNODC for statistical purpose: ‘‘unlawful death purposefully inflicted on a person by another person”.

All existing data sources on intentional homicides, both at national and international level, stem from either criminal justice or public health systems. In the former case, data are generated by law enforcement or criminal justice authorities in the process of recording and investigating a crime event while, in the latter, data are produced by health authorities certifying the cause of death of an individual. Public health data on homicides were derived from databases on deaths by cause disseminated by WHO, both at central level and through some of its regional offices.

Data included in the dataset correspond to the original value provided by the source of origin, since no statistical procedure or modelling was used to change collected values or to create new or revised figures.

    Source type:
  • CJ: Criminal Justice
  • PH: Public Health
    Data sources:
  • CTS: United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (CTS)
  • Eurostat: The statistical office of the European Union. Offences recorded by the police.
  • GBI: Global Burden of Injuries, Injury Mortality Data Collection
  • Interpol: International Criminal Justice organization
  • NGO: Non-governmental organization
  • NSO: National Statistical Office
  • OAS: Organization of American States - Observatory on Citizen Security. Number of offences of intentional homicide recorded by the police.
  • OCAVI: Observatorio Centroamericano sobre Violencia - The Central American Observatory on Violence. Sourced from national police data.
  • PAHO: Pan American Health Organization's Core Health Data System
  • SES: Regional System of Standardized Citizen Security and Coexistence Indicators
  • Transmonee: UNICEF TransMONEE Database. Innocenti Research Centre, Florence
  • UN-OCHA: UN Office for the Coordination of Humanitarian Affairs. Integrated Regional Information Network
  • UN-PKO: UN Peacekeeping Operations
  • WHO: World Health Organization Global Burden of Disease Mortality Estimates
      Last update in UNdata: 2012/07/23
      Next update in UNdata: To be confirmed