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Crime > Prosecutions > Murders: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of prosecutions for intentional homicides in the given year. Prosecutions are cases that made it to court, regardless of the verdict.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Turkey 17,062% 2006
2 South Africa 10,696% 2006
3 Ethiopia 8,660% 2006
4 Thailand 3,417% 2006
5 Sri Lanka 1,939% 2006
6 Kazakhstan 1,720% 2006
7 Burma 1,291% 2006
8 Spain 1,145% 2006
9 Uganda 1,055% 2006
10 Belarus 1,040% 2006
11 Poland 980% 2006
12 Zimbabwe 948% 2006
13 South Korea 802% 2006
14 Ecuador 800% 2006
15 El Salvador 795% 2006
16 Mexico 769% 2006
17 Malaysia 713% 2006
18 Japan 696% 2006
19 Chile 689% 2006
20 Morocco 676% 2006
21 Kyrgyzstan 476% 2006
22 Egypt 428% 2006
23 Romania 424% 2006
24 Nicaragua 398% 2006
25 Panama 391% 2006
26 Nepal 348% 2006
27 Austria 342% 2006
28 Mongolia 332% 2006
29 Guatemala 329% 2006
30 Canada 328% 2006
31 Costa Rica 237% 2006
32 Azerbaijan 208% 2006
33 Pakistan 198% 2006
34 Georgia 187% 2006
35 Finland 185% 2006
36 Netherlands 180% 2006
37 Hungary 174% 2006
38 Namibia 126% 2006
39 Saudi Arabia 112% 2006
40 Latvia 91% 2006
41 Armenia 80% 2006
42 Papua New Guinea 65% 2006
43 Scotland 53% 2006
44 Mauritius 51% 2006
45 Singapore 45% 2006
46 Swaziland 43% 2006
=47 Ireland 38% 2006
=47 Belize 38% 2006
49 Israel 27% 2006
50 Bahrain 24% 2006
51 Denmark 22% 2006
52 Slovenia 21% 2006
53 Barbados 18% 2006
54 Oman 17% 2006
55 United Arab Emirates 14% 2006
56 Zambia 11% 2006
=57 Luxembourg 5% 2006
=57 Maldives 5% 2006
59 Cyprus 2% 2006

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Prosecutions > Murders. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", European Institute for Crime Prevention and Control International Statistics on Crime and Justice, 2011. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Prosecutions/Murders

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