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Country vs country: Georgia and Japan compared: Crime

Definitions

  • Acquitted: Total acquitted in criminal courts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Assault rate: Number of assaults recorded by police per 100,000 population
  • Assaults: Number of assaults recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Burglaries: Number of burglaries recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Car thefts: Total recorded automobile thefts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Kidnappings: Number of kidnappings recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Murder rate: Homicide rate per year per 100,000 inhabitants in various countries.
  • Murders committed by youths: Homicide rates among youths aged 10–29 years by country or area: most recent year available (variable 1990–1999).
  • Police officers: Number of police officers per 100,000 population.
  • Prisoners: Total persons incarcerated
  • Prisoners > Female: Female prisoners, expressed as a percentage share of the total prison population. Data for 2003.
  • Prisoners > Per capita: Data for 2003. Number of prisoners held per 100,000 population.
  • Rapes: Number of sexual assaults recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Robberies: Number of robberies recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Total crimes: Note: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
STAT Georgia Japan HISTORY
Acquitted 38
Ranked 58th.
73
Ranked 55th. 92% more than Georgia

Assault rate 49
Ranked 57th.
51
Ranked 56th. 4% more than Georgia

Assaults 49
Ranked 43th.
51
Ranked 41st. 4% more than Georgia

Burglaries 113.7
Ranked 33th.
234
Ranked 2nd. 2 times more than Georgia

Car thefts 244
Ranked 66th.
62,673
Ranked 12th. 257 times more than Georgia

Kidnappings 0.77
Ranked 1st. 5 times more than Japan
0.15
Ranked 46th.

Murder rate 7.6 1.02

Murders committed by youths 4
Ranked 69th.
127
Ranked 32nd. 32 times more than Georgia

Police officers 315.7%
Ranked 14th. 58% more than Japan
199.8%
Ranked 23th.

Prisoners 6,406 prisoners
Ranked 87th.
69,502 prisoners
Ranked 19th. 11 times more than Georgia

Prisoners > Female 1.7%
Ranked 121st.
5.7%
Ranked 33th. 3 times more than Georgia

Prisoners > Per capita 148 per 100,000 people
Ranked 59th. 3 times more than Japan
54 per 100,000 people
Ranked 126th.

Rapes 3.8
Ranked 50th.
1,582
Ranked 11th. 416 times more than Georgia

Robberies 62.4
Ranked 31st. 16 times more than Japan
4
Ranked 63th.

Total crimes 15,029
Ranked 71st.
2.85 million
Ranked 6th. 190 times more than Georgia

SOURCES: The Eighth United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (2002) (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Centre for International Crime Prevention); European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control International Statistics on Crime and Justice, 2011; European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control International Statistics on Crime and Justice, 2011; The Eighth United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (2002) (United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, Centre for International Crime Prevention); World Health Organization: World report on violence and health, 2002; International Centre for Prison Studies - World Prison Brief

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