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Antigua and Barbuda

Antiguan and Barbudan Crime Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Drugs > Annual cannabis use 10.6% 2005 2nd out of 17
Drugs > Opiates use 0.05% 2000 12th out of 14
Illicit drugs considered a minor transshipment point for narcotics bound for the US and Europe; more significant as an offshore financial center 2011
Justice system > Punishment > Capital punishment (last execution year) 1,991 2014 10th out of 31
Murder rate 8.5 2004
Prisoners 186 prisoners 2002 142nd out of 168
Prisoners > Per capita 278 per 100,000 people 2003 25th out of 164
Prisoners per 1000 2.32 prisoners 2002 33th out of 166
Suicide rates > Suicide rate (both sexes) 0.0 1995 2nd out of 2
Suicide rates > Suicide rate (males) 0.0 1995 2nd out of 2
Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate 6.8 2010 30th out of 61
Violent crime > Murder rate 6 2010 84th out of 86
Violent crime > Murder rate per million people 68.78 2010 37th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders 6 2010 84th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders per million people 68.78 2010 37th out of 86

SOURCES: https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/WDR2011/World_Drug_Report_2011_ebook.pdf, World Drug Report 2011, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC), 2011, p. 217.; Wikipedia: List of countries by prevalence of opiates use ("World Drug Report 2011" . United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 2011. "World Drug Report 2006" . United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 2006. http://www.unodc.org/documents/wdr/WDR_2009/WDR2009_eng_web.pdf); CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Wikipedia: Capital punishment in Europe (Abolition); 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; 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.; Wikipedia: List of countries by suicide rate (Suicide rates per 100,000 by country, year and sex (Table) ); Wikipedia: List of countries by intentional homicide rate by decade; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Source tables; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Source tables. 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.

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Antigua and Barbuda Crime Profiles (Subcategories)

Suicide rates 3 Violent crime 5