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Nepal

Nepal Crime Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Assault rate 3.8 2011 87th out of 93
Assaults 3.8 2006 63th out of 66
Burglaries 0.1 2006 54th out of 55
Death penalty > Last executed 1,979 1979 1st out of 1
Drug offences 201 per 100,000 people 2000 49th out of 60
Illicit drugs illicit producer of cannabis and hashish for the domestic and international drug markets; transit point for opiates from Southeast Asia to the West 2011
Kidnappings 0.89 2006 22nd out of 57
Murder rate 2.2 2007
Police officers 1.7% 2011 7th out of 17
Prisoners 7,132 prisoners 2002 85th out of 168
Prisoners > Per capita 29 per 100,000 people 2003 153th out of 164
Rapes 0.8 2006 74th out of 80
Robberies 0.5 2006 71st out of 71
Sentence Length 2,216 2002 5th out of 46
Total crimes 8,872 2002 76th 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; Last updated: 01/04/03; 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; 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)

Citation

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

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