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Crime > Assault victims: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: People victimized by assault (as a % of the total population). Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevelence.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Saint Kitts and Nevis 3% 2002
2 United Kingdom 2.8% 2002
3 New Zealand 2.4% 2002
4 Australia 2.4% 2002
5 Canada 2.3% 2002
6 Finland 2.1% 2002
7 Denmark 1.4% 2002
8 France 1.4% 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1.33% 2002
9 Belgium 1.2% 2002
10 United States 1.2% 2002
11 Sweden 1.2% 2002
12 Slovenia 1.1% 2002
13 Poland 1.1% 2002
14 Malta 1.1% 2002
15 Switzerland 1% 2002
16 Netherlands 1% 2002
17 Austria 0.8% 2002
18 Portugal 0.4% 2002
19 Italy 0.2% 2002
20 Japan 0.1% 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Assault victims. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", UNICRI (United Nations Interregional Crime and Justice Research Institute). 2002. Correspondence on data on crime victims. March. Turin. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Assault-victims

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