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Senegal

Senegal Crime Stats

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STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Drugs > Annual cannabis use 2.8% 1999 2nd out of 6
Illicit drugs transshipment point for Southwest and Southeast Asian heroin and South American cocaine moving to Europe and North America; illicit cultivator of cannabis 2011
Justice system > Punishment > Capital punishment (last execution year) 1,967 2014 44th out of 44
Murder rate 1.1 2003
Prisoners 5,360 prisoners 2002 95th out of 168
Prisoners > Per capita 54 per 100,000 people 2003 127th out of 164
Rape rate 5.6 2010 32nd out of 57
Software piracy rate 80% 2007 28th out of 106
Violent crime > Gun crime > Guns per 100 residents 2 2014 117th out of 170
Violent crime > Murder rate 1,027 2008 54th out of 184
Violent crime > Murder rate per million people 83.91 2008 69th out of 177
Violent crime > Murders 1,027 2008 54th out of 185
Violent crime > Murders per million people 83.91 2008 69th out of 178
Violent crime > Rapes 693 2010 24th out of 57
Violent crime > Rapes per million people 53.51 2010 32nd 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; Fifth Annual BSA and IDC Global Software Piracy Study; Annexe I of the Small Arms Survey 2007 ; 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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Senegal Crime Profiles (Subcategories)

Drugs 4 Violent crime 7
Prisoners 5

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