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Crime > Murders committed by youths: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Homicide rates among youths aged 10–29 years by country or area: most recent year available (variable 1990–1999).

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Brazil 20,386 1999
2 Colombia 12,834 1999
3 United States 8,226 1999
4 Russia 7,885 1999
5 Mexico 5,991 1999
6 Philippines 3,252 1999
7 Venezuela 2,090 1999
8 Thailand 1,456 1999
Group of 7 countries (G7) average (profile) 1,298.86 1999
9 Ukraine 1,273 1999
10 El Salvador 1,147 1999
11 Ecuador 757 1999
Former Soviet republics average (profile) 741 1999
12 Kazakhstan 631 1999
13 Argentina 628 1999
Eastern Europe average (profile) 623.88 1999
14 Puerto Rico 538 1999
High income OECD countries average (profile) 354.52 1999
15 Cuba 348 1999
16 Albania 325 1999
17 South Korea 282 1999
18 Belarus 267 1999
19 Uzbekistan 249 1999
20 Italy 210 1999
21 Azerbaijan 194 1999
22 Paraguay 191 1999
23 Poland 186 1999
24 Romania 169 1999
25 Germany 156 1999
26 Panama 151 1999
27 Chile 146 1999
28 Canada 143 1999
=29 United Kingdom 139 1999
=29 Nicaragua 139 1999
31 Turkmenistan 131 1999
32 Japan 127 1999
33 Tajikistan 124 1999
=34 Moldova 96 1999
=34 Spain 96 1999
36 France 91 1999
=37 Australia 88 1999
=37 Kyrgyzstan 88 1999
NATO countries average (profile) 84.62 1999
39 Costa Rica 75 1999
European Union average (profile) 64.16 1999
40 Netherlands 60 1999
41 Lithuania 59 1999
Eurozone average (profile) 57.73 1999
=42 Latvia 55 1999
=42 Trinidad and Tobago 55 1999
44 Bulgaria 51 1999
=45 Scotland 41 1999
=45 Hungary 41 1999
=47 Portugal 37 1999
=47 Belgium 37 1999
=49 Czech Republic 36 1999
=49 Uruguay 36 1999
51 Estonia 33 1999
=52 Armenia 26 1999
=52 Slovakia 26 1999
54 Greece 25 1999
55 Croatia 21 1999
=56 Denmark 20 1999
=56 New Zealand 20 1999
58 Finland 19 1999
59 Switzerland 17 1999
60 Sweden 16 1999
61 Singapore 15 1999
62 Kuwait 14 1999
63 Israel 13 1999
64 Norway 11 1999
65 Ireland 10 1999
=66 Northern Ireland 7 1999
=66 Austria 7 1999
=68 Mauritius 4 1999
=68 Georgia 4 1999
=68 Slovenia 4 1999
=71 Bosnia and Herzegovina 2 1999
=71 Jamaica 2 1999

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Murders committed by youths. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", World Health Organization: World report on violence and health, 2002. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Murders-committed-by-youths

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