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Crime > Car thefts per 1000: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Total recorded automobile thefts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Switzerland 9 2002
2 Australia 7.08 2002
3 Sweden 6.87 2002
4 New Zealand 5.91 2002
5 United Kingdom 5.87 2002
6 Denmark 5.41 2002
7 Canada 5.15 2002
8 Norway 5.14 2002
9 France 4.88 2002
10 Finland 4.44 2002
11 United States 4.33 2002
12 Italy 4.07 2002
13 Ireland 3.78 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 3.66 2002
High income OECD countries average (profile) 3.33 2002
14 Spain 3.26 2002
15 Portugal 2.95 2002
Non-religious countries average (profile) 2.78 2002
16 Czech Republic 2.56 2002
European Union average (profile) 2.33 2002
17 Malaysia 2.29 2002
18 Netherlands 2.19 2002
NATO countries average (profile) 2.16 2002
Eurozone average (profile) 2.13 2002
19 South Africa 2.05 2002
20 Malta 1.79 2002
21 Estonia 1.71 2002
22 Lithuania 1.65 2002
23 Bulgaria 1.43 2002
24 Poland 1.4 2002
25 Uruguay 1.36 2002
26 Iceland 1.35 2002
27 Mexico 1.32 2002
28 Maldives 1.31 2002
29 Luxembourg 1.29 2002
30 Latvia 1.22 2002
31 Costa Rica 1.07 2002
32 Dominica 1.03 2002
33 Cyprus 1.03 2002
34 Slovakia 0.891 2002
35 Saudi Arabia 0.858 2002
36 Germany 0.856 2002
37 Hungary 0.822 2002
38 Colombia 0.804 2002
39 Greece 0.772 2002
40 Austria 0.679 2002
41 Croatia 0.541 2002
42 El Salvador 0.511 2002
43 Japan 0.492 2002
44 Slovenia 0.466 2002
45 Bolivia 0.455 2002
46 Hong Kong 0.416 2002
47 Chile 0.375 2002
48 Turkey 0.23 2002
49 Belarus 0.197 2002
50 Oman 0.183 2002
51 Russia 0.18 2002
52 Panama 0.178 2002
53 Tunisia 0.173 2002
54 Moldova 0.169 2002
55 Republic of Macedonia 0.146 2002
56 Indonesia 0.135 2002
57 Papua New Guinea 0.135 2002
58 Zimbabwe 0.106 2002
59 Jamaica 0.0986 2002
60 Zambia 0.0745 2002
61 Peru 0.071 2002
62 Ukraine 0.0656 2002
63 Albania 0.0607 2002
64 Romania 0.0563 2002
65 Georgia 0.056 2002
66 Morocco 0.052 2002
67 Thailand 0.0513 2002
68 Yemen 0.0443 2002
69 Qatar 0.0397 2002
70 Kyrgyzstan 0.0327 2002
71 Namibia 0.0306 2002
72 Azerbaijan 0.00991 2002
73 Burma 0.000548 2002

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Car thefts per 1000. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", 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). Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Car-thefts-per-1000

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