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Crime > Violent crime > Rapes: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: The number of recorded rapes. Large numbers of rapes go unreported. South Africa is estimated to have 500,000 rapes per year, Egypt 200,000, China 32,000 and the UK with 85,000 rapes per year.

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# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH HISTORY
1 United States 84,767 2010
2 South Africa 66,196 2010
3 India 22,172 2010
4 Mexico 14,993 2010
5 Bangladesh 11,682 2006
6 France 10,108 2009
7 Germany 7,724 2010
8 Peru 6,751 2009
9 Australia 6,378 2010
10 South Korea 6,321 2004
11 Sweden 5,960 2010
12 Philippines 5,813 2009
13 Russia 4,907 2010
14 Thailand 4,636 2010
15 Italy 4,513 2006
16 Argentina 3,367 2008
17 Zimbabwe 3,186 2008
18 Colombia 3,149 2010
19 Belgium 2,991 2010
20 Bolivia 2,587 2010
21 Chile 2,233 2008
22 Botswana 1,865 2010
23 Nicaragua 1,829 2010
24 Lesotho 1,777 2009
25 Costa Rica 1,685 2009
26 Spain 1,578 2010
27 Poland 1,567 2010
28 Netherlands 1,530 2010
29 Morocco 1,507 2009
30 Ecuador 1,484 2006
31 Sri Lanka 1,432 2004
32 Kazakhstan 1,298 2008
33 Japan 1,289 2010
34 Israel 1,243 2008
35 Sudan 1,189 2008
36 New Zealand 1,129 2010
37 Turkey 1,071 2008
38 Romania 1,007 2009
39 Norway 938 2010
40 Austria 875 2010
41 Swaziland 849 2004
42 Kenya 847 2009
43 Finland 818 2010
44 Algeria 812 2008
45 Uganda 709 2010
46 Senegal 693 2010
47 El Salvador 681 2010
48 Jamaica 668 2010
49 Ukraine 635 2010
50 Canada 576 2010
51 Czech Republic 480 2009
52 Ireland 479 2010
53 Cameroon 447 2007
54 Portugal 424 2010
55 Guatemala 401 2009
56 Denmark 400 2009
57 Moldova 368 2010
58 Paraguay 359 2006
59 Mongolia 342 2010
60 Uruguay 327 2004
61 Kyrgyzstan 314 2010
62 Trinidad and Tobago 247 2009
63 Hungary 246 2010
64 Suriname 223 2004
65 Belarus 218 2009
66 Greece 215 2010
67 Bulgaria 211 2010
68 Nepal 210 2006
69 Lithuania 208 2010
70 Oman 183 2008
71 Yemen 176 2009
72 Syria 156 2008
73 Slovakia 142 2009
74 Croatia 141 2010
75 Kuwait 119 2009
76 Singapore 118 2006
77 Guyana 117 2010
78 Hong Kong 112 2010
79 Jordan 110 2006
80 Palestine 105 2005
81 Republic of Macedonia 103 2006
82 Guinea 92 2007
83 Georgia 82 2010
84 Estonia 81 2010
85 Sierra Leone 79 2008
=86 The Bahamas 78 2010
=86 Latvia 78 2010
=86 Iceland 78 2009
=89 Serbia 72 2010
=89 United Arab Emirates 72 2006
91 Barbados 68 2009
92 Slovenia 63 2010
93 Luxembourg 57 2008
94 Solomon Islands 56 2008
95 Mauritius 51 2010
96 Bosnia and Herzegovina 46 2010
97 Mozambique 44 2009
98 Bermuda 43 2004
=99 Tajikistan 36 2009
=99 Bahrain 36 2008
101 Grenada 32 2010
=102 Saint Vincent and the Grenadines 28 2010
=102 Brunei 28 2006
=104 Turkmenistan 27 2006
=104 Cyprus 27 2009
106 Albania 24 2010
107 Belize 21 2010
108 Lebanon 19 2006
109 Azerbaijan 16 2010
110 Saint Kitts and Nevis 15 2010
111 Qatar 13 2004
=112 Montenegro 11 2006
=112 Armenia 11 2010
114 Maldives 9 2008
115 Monaco 2 2006
116 Andorra 1 2010
117 Liechtenstein 0.0 2010

Citation

"Countries Compared by Crime > Violent crime > Rapes. International Statistics at NationMaster.com", Statistics : Crime : Sexual Violence (UNODC) and Crime Statistics : Sexual Violence Against Children and Rape, United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Aggregates compiled by NationMaster. Retrieved from http://www.nationmaster.com/country-info/stats/Crime/Violent-crime/Rapes

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Interesting observations about Crime > Violent crime > Rapes

  • United States has had the highest violent crime > rapes since 2003.
  • South Africa has ranked #2 in violent crime > rapes since 2004.
  • India has ranked #3 in violent crime > rapes since 2004.
  • Mexico has ranked #4 in violent crime > rapes since 2004.
  • France has ranked in the top 6 for violent crime > rapes since 2003.
  • Germany has ranked in the top 8 for violent crime > rapes since 2003.
  • Bangladesh has ranked #5 in violent crime > rapes since 2005.
  • Peru has ranked in the top 9 for violent crime > rapes since 2003.
  • Russia has ranked in the top 11 for violent crime > rapes since 2003.
  • Australia has ranked in the top 8 for violent crime > rapes since 2008.
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