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European Union Compared by Crime > Acquitted per 1000

DEFINITION: Total acquitted in criminal courts. 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 Cyprus 43.23 2002
2 Spain 4.76 2002
3 Croatia 2.25 2002
4 Portugal 1.4 2002
5 Romania 1.04 2002
6 United Kingdom 0.922 2002
7 Poland 0.859 2002
8 Czech Republic 0.646 2002
9 France 0.645 2002
10 Slovenia 0.58 2002
11 Finland 0.562 2002
12 Belgium 0.547 2002
13 Hungary 0.493 2002
14 Sweden 0.435 2002
15 Netherlands 0.27 2002
16 Germany 0.251 2002
17 Estonia 0.219 2002
18 Denmark 0.197 2002
19 Slovakia 0.136 2002
20 Lithuania 0.111 2002
21 Bulgaria 0.0939 2002
22 Luxembourg 0.0874 2002
23 Latvia 0.0462 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Acquitted 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/European-Union/Crime/Acquitted-per-1000

European Union Compared by Crime > Acquitted per 1000

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Interesting observations about Crime > Acquitted per 1000

  • Spain ranked first for acquitted per 1000 amongst NATO countries in 2002.
  • Cyprus ranked first for acquitted per 1000 amongst European Union in 2002.
  • Turkey ranked first for acquitted per 1000 amongst Emerging markets in 2002.
  • All of the top 2 countries by acquitted per 1000 are Christian.
  • Japan ranked last for acquitted per 1000 amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2002.
  • Romania ranked first for acquitted per 1000 amongst Cold countries in 2002.
  • Portugal ranked second for acquitted per 1000 amongst High income OECD countries in 2002.
  • All of the top 2 countries by acquitted per 1000 are Heavily indebted.
  • Croatia ranked first for acquitted per 1000 amongst Eastern Europe in 2002.
  • All of the top 2 countries by acquitted per 1000 are Tourist destination.
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