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Emerging markets Compared by Crime > Total crimes per 1000

DEFINITION: Note: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 South Africa 58.94 2002
2 Estonia 42.54 2002
3 Hungary 41.42 2002
4 Chile 37.55 2002
5 Poland 36.73 2002
6 Argentina 35.63 2002
7 Lithuania 26.71 2002
8 Latvia 21.09 2002
9 Russia 20.32 2002
10 Bulgaria 18.93 2002
11 Romania 14.32 2002
12 Mexico 14.21 2002
13 Ukraine 11.48 2002
14 Venezuela 9.32 2002
15 Thailand 8.86 2002
16 Malaysia 6.85 2002
17 Peru 6.05 2002
18 Colombia 5.2 2002
19 Turkey 4.41 2002
20 India 1.64 2002
21 Philippines 1.06 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Total crimes per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", 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). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/group-stats/Emerging-markets/Crime/Total-crimes-per-1000

Emerging markets Compared by Crime > Total crimes per 1000

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Interesting observations about Crime > Total crimes per 1000

  • Sweden ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst European Union in 2002.
  • Iceland ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst Europe in 2002.
  • South Africa ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2002.
  • United Kingdom ranked second for total crimes per 1000 amongst NATO countries in 2002.
  • Finland ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst Eurozone in 2002.
  • Japan ranked last for total crimes per 1000 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2002.
  • Hungary ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst Eastern Europe in 2002.
  • Greece ranked last for total crimes per 1000 amongst High income OECD countries in 2002.
  • Dominica ranked first for total crimes per 1000 amongst Catholic countries in 2002.
  • All of the top 3 countries by total crimes per 1000 are Christian.
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