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Macau

Macau Crime Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Drugs > Annual cannabis use 0.7% 2003 10th out of 10
Illicit drugs transshipment point for drugs going into mainland China; consumer of opiates and amphetamines 2011
Punishment > Crimes possibly attracting life sentence No life imprisonment sentence 2014
Punishment > Crimes requiring mandatory sentence No life imprisonment sentence 2014
Punishment > Has indefinite sentence No 2014
Punishment > Has life imprisonment No 2014
Punishment > Life sentence under the age of 18 or 21 ?? 2014
Punishment > Maximum length of sentence 25 years (30 in exceptional circumstances) 2014
Punishment > Minimum life sentence to serve before eligibility for requesting parole Varies, depending on sentence 2014
Violent crime > Murder rate 4 2010 86th out of 86
Violent crime > Murder rate per million people 7.48 2010 80th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders 4 2010 86th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders per million people 7.48 2010 80th 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.; CIA World Factbooks 18 December 2003 to 28 March 2011; Wikipedia: Life imprisonment (Summary by country); 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.

Citation

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Macau Crime Profiles (Subcategories)

Punishment 6 Violent crime 4