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Crime > Assault rate: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of assaults recorded by police per 100,000 population.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Scotland 1,655.1 2011
2 Northern Ireland 1,426 2011
3 Swaziland 1,308.2 2011
4 South Africa 1,188 2011
5 Mauritius 1,044.9 2011
6 Sweden 845.2 2011
7 New Zealand 839.4 2011
8 Zimbabwe 765.1 2011
9 Israel 763.3 2011
10 Canada 737.5 2011
11 Belgium 627.2 2011
12 Germany 619.9 2011
13 Barbados 611.9 2011
14 Finland 586.9 2011
15 Chile 531.3 2011
16 Austria 440.3 2011
17 Jamaica 421.9 2011
18 Iceland 394 2011
19 Portugal 377.4 2011
20 Tunisia 371.2 2011
21 Argentina 366.4 2011
22 Netherlands 351.8 2011
23 Norway 346 2011
24 Uruguay 336.4 2011
25 Nicaragua 332.9 2011
26 Luxembourg 296.5 2011
27 Estonia 291.5 2011
Eurozone average (profile) 283.3 2011
28 Jordan 273.1 2011
29 Malta 272.9 2011
European Union average (profile) 253.56 2011
NATO countries average (profile) 239.32 2011
30 Mexico 223.5 2011
31 Zambia 211.4 2011
32 Turkey 192.7 2011
33 Morocco 186 2011
34 France 180.1 2011
Emerging markets average (profile) 168.81 2011
35 Dominican Republic 155.1 2011
36 Mongolia 144 2011
37 Lithuania 131.2 2011
38 Hungary 127 2011
39 Italy 123.7 2011
40 Slovenia 120.2 2011
41 Brunei 119.5 2011
42 Sri Lanka 109.4 2011
43 Algeria 108.6 2011
44 Peru 99.9 2011
45 Ireland 93.9 2011
46 Uganda 92.7 2011
47 Kuwait 86 2011
48 Poland 76.3 2011
49 El Salvador 75.9 2011
50 Latvia 67.9 2011
51 Greece 66.7 2011
52 Cote d'Ivoire 66.1 2011
53 Colombia 63.4 2011
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 56.23 2011
=54 Panama 54.2 2011
=54 Bolivia 54.2 2011
56 Japan 51 2011
57 Georgia 49 2011
58 Guatemala 48.1 2011
59 Bulgaria 47.6 2011
60 Belarus 46.3 2011
61 Romania 43.9 2011
62 Bosnia and Herzegovina 39.6 2011
63 Thailand 38.8 2011
64 Serbia and Montenegro 36.9 2011
65 Paraguay 36.3 2011
66 Kenya 35.9 2011
67 South Korea 34.3 2011
68 Moldova 32.3 2011
69 Oman 28.9 2011
70 Syria 28 2011
71 Croatia 27.9 2011
72 Papua New Guinea 25.1 2011
73 India 23.1 2011
74 Armenia 20.7 2011
75 Costa Rica 19.7 2011
76 Albania 18 2011
77 Burma 17 2011
78 Cyprus 15.9 2011
79 Singapore 14.6 2011
80 Tajikistan 14.5 2011
81 Ukraine 13.9 2011
82 Lebanon 10 2011
83 China 9.5 2011
84 Indonesia 9 2011
85 Yemen 5.6 2011
86 Kyrgyzstan 3.9 2011
87 Nepal 3.8 2011
88 Azerbaijan 1.9 2011
89 Turkmenistan 1.7 2011
90 Sao Tome and Principe 0.7 2011
91 Bangladesh 0.4 2011
=92 Philippines 0.1 2011
=92 Pakistan 0.1 2011

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Assault rate. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control International Statistics on Crime and Justice, 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Assault-rate

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Interesting observations about Crime > Assault rate

  • Sweden ranked first for assault rate amongst Europe in 2011.
  • South Africa ranked first for assault rate amongst Emerging markets in 2011.
  • Canada ranked first for assault rate amongst NATO countries in 2011.
  • Belgium ranked first for assault rate amongst Eurozone in 2011.
  • Germany ranked third for assault rate amongst European Union in 2011.
  • Scotland ranked first for assault rate amongst Christian countries in 2011.
  • Zimbabwe ranked first for assault rate amongst Heavily indebted countries in 2011.
  • Chile ranked first for assault rate amongst Former Spanish colonies in 2011.
  • Japan ranked last for assault rate amongst Group of 7 countries (G7) in 2011.
  • Israel ranked third for assault rate amongst High income OECD countries in 2011.
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