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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 BrazilBrazil 20,386 1999
2 ColombiaColombia 12,834 1999
3 United StatesUnited States 8,226 1999
4 RussiaRussia 7,885 1999
5 MexicoMexico 5,991 1999
6 PhilippinesPhilippines 3,252 1999
7 VenezuelaVenezuela 2,090 1999
8 ThailandThailand 1,456 1999
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 1,298.86 1999
9 UkraineUkraine 1,273 1999
10 El SalvadorEl Salvador 1,147 1999
11 EcuadorEcuador 757 1999
Former Soviet republics averageFormer Soviet republics average 741 1999
12 KazakhstanKazakhstan 631 1999
13 ArgentinaArgentina 628 1999
Eastern Europe averageEastern Europe average 623.88 1999
14 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 538 1999
High income OECD countries averageHigh income OECD countries average 354.52 1999
15 CubaCuba 348 1999
16 AlbaniaAlbania 325 1999
17 South KoreaSouth Korea 282 1999
18 BelarusBelarus 267 1999
19 UzbekistanUzbekistan 249 1999
20 ItalyItaly 210 1999
21 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 194 1999
22 ParaguayParaguay 191 1999
23 PolandPoland 186 1999
24 RomaniaRomania 169 1999
25 GermanyGermany 156 1999
26 PanamaPanama 151 1999
27 ChileChile 146 1999
28 CanadaCanada 143 1999
29 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 139 1999
30 NicaraguaNicaragua 139 1999
31 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 131 1999
32 JapanJapan 127 1999
33 TajikistanTajikistan 124 1999
34 MoldovaMoldova 96 1999
35 SpainSpain 96 1999
36 FranceFrance 91 1999
37 AustraliaAustralia 88 1999
38 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 88 1999
NATO countries averageNATO average 84.62 1999
39 Costa RicaCosta Rica 75 1999
European Union averageEuropean Union average 64.16 1999
40 NetherlandsNetherlands 60 1999
41 LithuaniaLithuania 59 1999
Eurozone averageEurozone average 57.73 1999
42 LatviaLatvia 55 1999
43 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 55 1999
44 BulgariaBulgaria 51 1999
45 ScotlandScotland 41 1999
46 HungaryHungary 41 1999
47 PortugalPortugal 37 1999
48 BelgiumBelgium 37 1999
49 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 36 1999
50 UruguayUruguay 36 1999
51 EstoniaEstonia 33 1999
52 ArmeniaArmenia 26 1999
53 SlovakiaSlovakia 26 1999
54 GreeceGreece 25 1999
55 CroatiaCroatia 21 1999
56 DenmarkDenmark 20 1999
57 New ZealandNew Zealand 20 1999
58 FinlandFinland 19 1999
59 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 17 1999
60 SwedenSweden 16 1999
61 SingaporeSingapore 15 1999
62 KuwaitKuwait 14 1999
63 IsraelIsrael 13 1999
64 NorwayNorway 11 1999
65 IrelandIreland 10 1999
66 Northern IrelandN. Ireland 7 1999
67 AustriaAustria 7 1999
68 MauritiusMauritius 4 1999
69 GeorgiaGeorgia 4 1999
70 SloveniaSlovenia 4 1999
71 Bosnia and HerzegovinaBosnia+ 2 1999
72 JamaicaJamaica 2 1999

Citation

"All countries compared for Crime > Murders committed by youths", 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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