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Saint Kitts and Nevis

Saint Kitts and Nevis Crime Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Drugs > Annual cannabis use 11.7% 2006 1st out of 21
Illicit drugs transshipment point for South American drugs destined for the US and Europe; some money-laundering activity 2011
Justice system > Punishment > Capital punishment (last execution year) 2,008 2014 2nd out of 31
Murder rate 35 2008
Prisoners 135 prisoners 2002 144th out of 168
Prisoners > Per capita 338 per 100,000 people 2003 20th out of 164
Rape rate 28.6 2010 7th out of 57
Suicide rates > Suicide rate (both sexes) 0.0 1995 1st out of 2
Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate 68 2011 3rd out of 44
Violent crime > Murder rate 20 2010 78th out of 86
Violent crime > Murder rate per million people 382.03 2010 7th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders 20 2010 78th out of 86
Violent crime > Murders per million people 382.03 2010 7th out of 86
Violent crime > Rapes 15 2010 54th out of 57
Violent crime > Rapes per million people 286.52 2010 7th out of 57

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: 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; UN Crime Stats; 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.; Statistics : Crime : Sexual Violence (UNODC) and Crime Statistics : Sexual Violence Against Children and Rape, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime; Statistics : Crime : Sexual Violence (UNODC) and Crime Statistics : Sexual Violence Against Children and Rape, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 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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Saint Kitts and Nevis Crime Profiles (Subcategories)

Prisoners 4 Violent crime 7
Suicide rates 3
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Murder rates in St Kitts and Nevis are second to Colombia : 2008 = 24 murders @ 45,000 people = 0.53333. 2009 = 29 murders= 0.64444 per 1000, 2010 Nevis has 4 murders @ population 12,000. 5 murders already in St Kitts, a total 9 in less than 3 months at this rate 36 for the year.

Posted on 28 Mar 2010

Lloyd F. Williams

Lloyd F. Williams

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