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Sri Lanka

Sri Lanka 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.
  • Auto theft: Number of motor vehicle thefts (car thefts) recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Burglaries: Number of burglaries recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Jails: Total number of adult prisons, penal or correctional institutions (excluding temporary jail lock-ups). 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.
  • Police officers: Number of police officers per 100,000 population.
  • Prisoners: Total persons incarcerated
  • Prisoners > Female: Female prisoners, expressed as a percentage share of the total prison population. Data for 2003.
  • 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.
  • Unpaid diplomatic parking fines: Average Unpaid Annual New York City Parking Violations per Diplomat, 11/1997 to 11/2002.
STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK HISTORY
Assault rate 109.4 2011 42nd out of 93
Assaults 109.4 2004 10th out of 16
Auto theft 4.2 2004 18th out of 18
Burglaries 88.5 2004 12th out of 19
Jails 29 2002 50th out of 80
Kidnappings 4.48 2006 8th out of 57
Murder rate 7.4 2008
Police officers 0.7% 2011 11th out of 17
Prisoners 19,974 prisoners 2002 49th out of 168
Prisoners > Female 3.5% 2003 81st out of 134
Prisoners > Per capita 105 per 100,000 people 2003 86th out of 164
Rapes 7.4 2006 36th out of 80
Robberies 41 2004 9th out of 16
Software piracy rate 90% 2007 6th out of 106
Unpaid diplomatic parking fines 17.2 2002 40th out of 142

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); 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; Cultures of Corruption: Evidence from Diplomatic Parking Tickets Ray Fisman Edward Miguel Columbia University and NBER University of California, Berkeley and NBER 2006

Citation

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

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Well if they really care about the pirated softwares and wants revenue from the asian countries, they HAVE to to something for the price per software for the developing countries. Already the organizations knows that but i wonder why wouldnt they do anything about this.

Posted on 18 Aug 2011

Na2e

Na2e

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Crimes must be thwart with proper handling. Terrorism is a main course behind crimes.

Posted on 28 Oct 2009

Aruna Nilaweera

Aruna Nilaweera

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