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European Union Compared by Crime > Murders per million

DEFINITION: Number of convictions for intentional homicides in the given year. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Lithuania 81.91% 2006
2 Estonia 78.9% 2006
3 Latvia 44.14% 2006
4 Croatia 42.57% 2006
5 Romania 39.14% 2006
6 Finland 32.66% 2006
7 Slovenia 21.92% 2006
8 Bulgaria 20.52% 2006
9 Hungary 19.36% 2006
10 Sweden 17.95% 2006
11 Belgium 17.82% 2006
12 Portugal 15.31% 2006
13 Italy 12.18% 2006
14 Slovakia 10.94% 2006
15 Poland 9.81% 2006
16 Denmark 9.38% 2006
17 Netherlands 8.69% 2006
18 Luxembourg 8.46% 2006
19 France 7.77% 2006
20 Austria 7.14% 2006
21 Ireland 5.4% 2006
22 Germany 2.48% 2006
23 Malta 2.46% 2006
24 Cyprus 1.91% 2006
25 Spain 0.771% 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Murders per million. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control International Statistics on Crime and Justice, 2011. 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/Murders-per-million

European Union Compared by Crime > Murders per million

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Interesting observations about Crime > Murders per million

  • Turkey ranked first for murders per million amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Lithuania ranked first for murders per million amongst European Union in 2006.
  • Estonia ranked first for murders per million amongst Eurozone in 2006.
  • 19 of the bottom 22 countries by murders per million are High income OECD.
  • Germany ranked second last for murders per million amongst NATO countries in 2006.
  • Belarus ranked first for murders per million amongst Cold countries in 2006.
  • 25 of the bottom 29 countries by murders per million are Christian.
  • All of the bottom 6 countries by murders per million are Heavily indebted.
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