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El Salvador

El Salvador Crime Stats

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.
  • Burglaries: Number of burglaries recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Car thefts: Total recorded automobile thefts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • 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.
  • Murders with firearms: Total recorded intentional homicides committed with a firearm. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Police officers: Number of police officers per 100,000 population.
  • Prisoners: Total persons incarcerated
  • 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 AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Assault rate 75.9 2011 49th out of 93
Assaults 75.9 2006 35th out of 66
Burglaries 0.0 2006 55th out of 55
Car thefts 3,069 2002 41st out of 73
Illicit drugs transshipment point for cocaine; small amounts of marijuana produced for local consumption; significant use of cocaine 2011
Kidnappings 0.13 2006 48th out of 57
Murder rate 71 2009
Murders with firearms 1,441 2002 8th out of 48
Police officers 275.2% 2006 21st out of 31
Prisoners 11,055 prisoners 2002 64th out of 168
Prisoners > Per capita 158 per 100,000 people 2003 56th out of 164
Rapes 18.7 2006 11th out of 80
Robberies 92 2006 19th out of 71
Software piracy rate 81% 2007 25th out of 106
Total crimes 44,762 2002 56th out of 82

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; 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); 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

Citation

"El Salvador Crime Stats", NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/profiles/El-Salvador/Crime

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I think the goverment should kill all people that are relater with gangs just like gangsters dont care about civilians we shouldnt care about them ether just kill them and thats it so they would learn.

Posted on 17 Feb 2010

alfredo

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