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Country vs country: India and Italy compared: Crime

Definitions

  • 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.
  • Auto theft: Number of motor vehicle thefts (car thefts) recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Burglaries: Number of burglaries recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Illicit drugs: 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.
  • 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.
  • Software piracy rate: The piracy rate is the total number of units of pirated software deployed in 2007 divided by the total units of software installed.
  • Total crimes: Note: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
STAT India Italy HISTORY
Assault rate 23.1
Ranked 73th.
123.7
Ranked 39th. 5 times more than India

Assaults 23.1
Ranked 53th.
123.7
Ranked 27th. 5 times more than India

Auto theft 7.9
Ranked 57th.
475
Ranked 4th. 60 times more than India

Burglaries 8
Ranked 50th.
190.2
Ranked 28th. 24 times more than India

Illicit drugs world's largest producer of licit opium for the pharmaceutical trade, but an undetermined quantity of opium is diverted to illicit international drug markets; transit point for illicit narcotics produced in neighboring countries and throughout Southwest Asia; illicit producer of methaqualone; vulnerable to narcotics money laundering through the hawala system; licit ketamine and precursor production important gateway for and consumer of Latin American cocaine and Southwest Asian heroin entering the European market; money laundering by organized crime and from smuggling

Kidnappings 2.09
Ranked 14th. 4 times more than Italy
0.47
Ranked 29th.

Murder rate 2.8 1.1

Police officers 122.5%
Ranked 28th.
549.9%
Ranked 6th. 4 times more than India

Prisoners 313,635 prisoners
Ranked 4th. 6 times more than Italy
55,670 prisoners
Ranked 27th.

Prisoners > Female 3%
Ranked 93th.
4.4%
Ranked 60th. 47% more than India

Prisoners > Per capita 29 per 100,000 people
Ranked 152nd.
100 per 100,000 people
Ranked 92nd. 3 times more than India

Rapes 1.7
Ranked 66th.
7.7
Ranked 33th. 5 times more than India

Robberies 1.6
Ranked 68th.
121.7
Ranked 12th. 76 times more than India

Software piracy rate 69%
Ranked 42nd. 41% more than Italy
49%
Ranked 72nd.

Total crimes 1.76 million
Ranked 10th.
2.23 million
Ranked 9th. 26% more than India

SOURCES: 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; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 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); International Centre for Prison Studies - World Prison Brief; Fifth Annual BSA and IDC Global Software Piracy Study

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