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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 NevisSt Kitts+ 3% 2002
2 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 2.8% 2002
3 New ZealandNew Zealand 2.4% 2002
4 AustraliaAustralia 2.4% 2002
5 CanadaCanada 2.3% 2002
6 FinlandFinland 2.1% 2002
7 DenmarkDenmark 1.4% 2002
8 FranceFrance 1.4% 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 1.33% 2002
9 BelgiumBelgium 1.2% 2002
10 United StatesUnited States 1.2% 2002
11 SwedenSweden 1.2% 2002
12 SloveniaSlovenia 1.1% 2002
13 PolandPoland 1.1% 2002
14 MaltaMalta 1.1% 2002
15 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 1% 2002
16 NetherlandsNetherlands 1% 2002
17 AustriaAustria 0.8% 2002
18 PortugalPortugal 0.4% 2002
19 ItalyItaly 0.2% 2002
20 JapanJapan 0.1% 2002

Citation

"All countries compared for Crime > Assault victims", 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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