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Crime > Murders committed by youths per capita: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Homicide rate per 100,000 population aged 10–29 years.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 ColombiaColombia 84.4 2002
2 El SalvadorEl Salvador 50.2 2002
3 Puerto RicoPuerto Rico 41.8 2002
4 BrazilBrazil 32.5 2002
5 AlbaniaAlbania 28.2 2002
6 VenezuelaVenezuela 25 2002
7 RussiaRussia 18 2002
8 EcuadorEcuador 15.9 2002
9 MexicoMexico 15.3 2002
10 PanamaPanama 14.4 2002
11 PhilippinesPhilippines 12.2 2002
12 KazakhstanKazakhstan 11.5 2002
13 Trinidad and TobagoTrinidad+ 11.4 2002
14 United StatesUnited States 11 2002
15 ParaguayParaguay 10.4 2002
16 CubaCuba 9.6 2002
17 BelarusBelarus 8.8 2002
18 UkraineUkraine 8.7 2002
19 LatviaLatvia 7.8 2002
20 MoldovaMoldova 7.7 2002
21 EstoniaEstonia 7.7 2002
Former Soviet republics averageFormer Soviet republics average 7.41 2002
22 NicaraguaNicaragua 7.3 2002
23 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 6.9 2002
24 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 6.7 2002
25 ThailandThailand 6.2 2002
26 Costa RicaCosta Rica 5.5 2002
27 TajikistanTajikistan 5.5 2002
28 LithuaniaLithuania 5.4 2002
29 ArgentinaArgentina 5.2 2002
30 KyrgyzstanKyrgyzstan 4.6 2002
31 UruguayUruguay 3.6 2002
NATO countries averageNATO average 3.35 2002
32 ScotlandScotland 3.1 2002
33 ChileChile 3 2002
34 UzbekistanUzbekistan 2.6 2002
Group of 7 countries (G7) averageGroup of 7 countries (G7) average 2.4 2002
35 RomaniaRomania 2.3 2002
36 BulgariaBulgaria 2.2 2002
37 ArmeniaArmenia 1.9 2002
38 New ZealandNew Zealand 1.8 2002
39 CanadaCanada 1.7 2002
40 South KoreaSouth Korea 1.7 2002
41 AustraliaAustralia 1.6 2002
42 CroatiaCroatia 1.6 2002
43 PolandPoland 1.6 2002
44 DenmarkDenmark 1.5 2002
45 NetherlandsNetherlands 1.5 2002
46 SlovakiaSlovakia 1.5 2002
47 ItalyItaly 1.4 2002
48 BelgiumBelgium 1.4 2002
49 HungaryHungary 1.4 2002
50 PortugalPortugal 1.3 2002
51 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 1.2 2002
52 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 0.9 2002
53 GreeceGreece 0.9 2002
54 GermanyGermany 0.8 2002
55 SpainSpain 0.8 2002
56 FranceFrance 0.6 2002
57 JapanJapan 0.4 2002

Citation

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

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