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Crime > Adults prosecuted: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence..

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 United StatesUnited States 14.2 million 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 2.5 million 2002
2 TurkeyTurkey 2.06 million 2002
3 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 1.57 million 2002
4 South KoreaSouth Korea 1.2 million 2002
5 BelgiumBelgium 668,591 2002
6 ThailandThailand 572,083 2002
7 ItalyItaly 541,530 2002
8 GermanyGermany 513,482 2002
9 CanadaCanada 466,866 2002
10 EthiopiaEthiopia 291,479 2002
NATO countries averageNATO average 288,240.22 2002
11 NetherlandsNetherlands 194,677 2002
12 FinlandFinland 173,332 2002
13 JapanJapan 162,882 2002
14 New ZealandNew Zealand 125,323 2002
15 HungaryHungary 111,779 2002
16 PortugalPortugal 97,459 2002
17 SwedenSweden 91,064 2002
18 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 86,588 2002
19 El SalvadorEl Salvador 68,031 2002
20 ChileChile 67,790 2002
21 RomaniaRomania 66,461 2002
22 BelarusBelarus 62,005 2002
23 ZimbabweZimbabwe 54,934 2002
24 FranceFrance 54,224 2002
25 BulgariaBulgaria 43,380 2002
26 SlovakiaSlovakia 38,935 2002
27 MexicoMexico 37,615 2002
28 CroatiaCroatia 31,764 2002
29 Hong KongHong Kong 25,494 2002
30 LithuaniaLithuania 22,232 2002
31 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 21,373 2002
32 Republic of MacedoniaMacedonia Rep. 20,220 2002
33 BurmaBurma 16,129 2002
34 LatviaLatvia 15,508 2002
35 SloveniaSlovenia 14,707 2002
36 NorwayNorway 12,009 2002
37 EstoniaEstonia 11,377 2002
38 VenezuelaVenezuela 9,660 2002
39 GeorgiaGeorgia 6,960 2002
40 LuxembourgLuxembourg 4,401 2002
41 MaldivesMaldives 2,828 2002
42 IcelandIceland 1,884 2002
43 CyprusCyprus 1,470 2002
44 Papua New GuineaPapua NG 1,041 2002
45 ZambiaZambia 251 2002
46 AlbaniaAlbania 41 2002
47 OmanOman 0.0 2002

Citation

"All countries compared for Crime > Adults prosecuted", 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). Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Adults-prosecuted

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