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Crime Stats: compare key data on Germany & Thailand

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  • Age of criminal responsibility: The age at which a person is no longer excluded from criminal liability.  The lowest age is indicated for countries where there isn’t a single age limit, for example where different states have different regulations (such as the USA) or there is different limits for boy and girls (such as in Iran). The spectrum is specifically wide for the USA and Mexico (both 6-12 years). Several US states do not stipulate any minimal age for criminal responsibility at all. For further qualifications, exceptions and other notes, please refer to notes.
  • Crime levels: Level of crime. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "How serious you feel the level of crime is?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Drugs > Annual cannabis use: Estimate of percentage of 15-64 year old population who use Cannabis.
  • Drugs > Opiates use: Annual prevalence.
  • Murder rate: Homicide rate per year per 100,000 inhabitants in various countries.
  • Police officers: Number of police officers per 100,000 population.
  • Rape rate: Number of rape incidents per 100,000 citizens in different countries. Figures do not take into account rape incidents that go unreported to the police.
  • Suicide rates > Suicide rate (both sexes): Suicides per 100’000 residents per year.
  • Total crimes: Note: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Violent crime > Gun crime > Guns per 100 residents: Number of privately owned small firearms per 100 residents.
  • Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate: Homicides per 100’000 residents. Homicide is the death of a person purposefully inflicted by another person (it excludes suicides) outside of a state of war. Homicide is a broader category than murder, as it also includes manslaughter. The exact legal definition varies across countries, some of which include infanticide, assisted suicide, euthanasia and deaths caused by dangerous driving.
  • Violent crime > Murder rate: Intentional homicide, number and rate per 100,000 population.
  • Violent crime > Murder rate per million people: Intentional homicide, number and rate per 100,000 population. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.
  • Violent crime > Rapes: 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.
  • Violent crime > Rapes per million people: 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. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.
  • Assault rate: Number of assaults recorded by police per 100,000 population
  • Total crimes per 1000: Note: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Murders with firearms per million: Total recorded intentional homicides committed with a firearm. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Justice system > Punishment > Capital punishment (last execution year): Year of last use.
  • Violent crime > Murders per million people: Intentional homicide, number and rate per 100,000 population. Figures expressed per million people for the same year.
  • Violent crime > Murders: Intentional homicide, number and rate per 100,000 population.
  • Burglaries: Number of burglaries recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Robberies: Number of robberies recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Believes crime increasing in the past 3 years: Crime increasing in the past 3 years. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "In the past three years would you say the level of crime in your community has increased, stayed about the same, or decreased?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Fear of crime > Violent hate crime: Worries being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......being subject to a physical attack because of your skin colour, ethnic origin or religion?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Fear of crime > Feels safe walking alone > At night: Safety walking alone during night. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "How safe do you feel walking alone in this city during the night?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Kidnappings: Number of kidnappings recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Murders > Per 100,000 people: Intentional homicide rate is the estimate of intentional homicides in a country as a result of domestic disputes that end in a killing, interpersonal violence, violent conflicts over land resources, inter-gang violence over turf or control, and predatory violence and killing by armed groups. The term, intentional homicide, is broad, but it does not include all intentional killing. In particular, deaths arising from armed conflict are usually considered separately. The difference is usually described by the organisation of the killing. Individuals or small groups usually commit homicide, whereas the killing in armed conflict is usually committed by more or less cohesive groups of up to several hundred members. Two main sources of data are presented: criminal justice (law enforcement) measures (this series), supplemented by data from national statistical agencies, and measures from public health sources (see other intentional homicide series). These various sources measure slightly different phenomena and are therefore unlikely to provide identical numbers."
  • Murders with firearms: Total recorded intentional homicides committed with a firearm. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Prisoners: Total persons incarcerated
  • Assaults: Number of assaults recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Auto theft: Number of motor vehicle thefts (car thefts) recorded by police in that country per 100,000 population.
  • Perceived problems > Problem violent crimes including assault and armed robbery: Problem violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How much of a problem are...) violent crimes such as assault and armed robbery?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Murders > WHO: Intentional homicide rate is the estimate of intentional homicides in a country as a result of domestic disputes that end in a killing, interpersonal violence, violent conflicts over land resources, inter-gang violence over turf or control, and predatory violence and killing by armed groups. The term, intentional homicide, is broad, but it does not include all intentional killing. In particular, deaths arising from armed conflict are usually considered separately. The difference is usually described by the organisation of the killing. Individuals or small groups usually commit homicide, whereas the killing in armed conflict is usually committed by more or less cohesive groups of up to several hundred members. Two main sources of data are presented: criminal justice (law enforcement) measures (this series), supplemented by data from national statistical agencies, and measures from public health sources (see other intentional homicide series). These various sources measure slightly different phenomena and are therefore unlikely to provide identical numbers."
  • Fear of crime > Feels safe walking alone > During the day: Safety walking alone during daylight. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "How safe do you feel walking alone in this city during the daylight?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Prisoners > Per capita: Data for 2003. Number of prisoners held per 100,000 population.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about being attacked: Worries attacked. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......being physically attacked by strangers?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Suicide rates > Suicide rate (males): Male.
  • Software piracy rate: The piracy rate is the total number of units of pirated software deployed in 2007 divided by the total units of software installed.
  • Perceived problems > Property crimes including vandalism and theft: Problem property crimes such as vandalism and theft. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How much of a problem are...) property crimes such as vandalism and theft?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Drug offences: Drug offence cases per 100,000 population (2000).
  • Perceived problems > Illegal drugs: Problem people using or dealing drugs. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How much of a problem are...) people using or dealing drugs?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Suicide rates > Suicide rate (females: Female.
  • Perceived problems > Problem corruption and bribery: Problem corruption and bribery. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How much of a problem are...) corruption and bribery?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Convictions: Number of people convicted of a crime.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about being insulted: Worries being insulted. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......being insulted or pestered by anybody, while in the street or any other public place?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about being mugged or robbed: Worries being mugged or robbed. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......being mugged and robbed?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Illicit drugs: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Frauds: Total recorded frauds. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Gun ownership > Guns per 100 residents > 2007: Number of guns owned per 100 residents in various countries. Following data relates to the year 2007.
  • Prisoners per 1000: Total persons incarcerated. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Murders committed by youths: Homicide rates among youths aged 10–29 years by country or area: most recent year available (variable 1990–1999).
  • Judges: Number of professional judges per 100,000 population.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about home break and enter: Worries home broken and things stolen. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "How worried are you about....having your home broken into and something stolen?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Drugs > HIV testing amongst drug users: Estimated percentage of injecting drug users who have been tested for HIV.
  • Prisoners > Female: Female prisoners, expressed as a percentage share of the total prison population. Data for 2003.
  • Judges and Magistrates: Number of Judges and Magistrates
  • Acquitted: Total acquitted in criminal courts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Drugs > HIV infections amongst drug users: Percentage of injecting drug users who are HIV positive.
  • Convictions per 1000: Number of people convicted of a crime. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Car thefts: Total recorded automobile thefts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Car thefts per 1000: Total recorded automobile thefts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Murders committed by youths per million: Homicide rates among youths aged 10–29 years by country or area: most recent year available (variable 1990–1999). Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about things from car being stolen: Worries things from car stolen. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......having things stolen from your car?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Adults prosecuted: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Prosecutors: Number of prosecutors per 100,000 population.
  • Judges and Magistrates per million: Number of Judges and Magistrates. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Fear of crime > Worries about car being stolen: Worries car stolen. Based on 0-50 contributions for Afghanistan, Albania, Algeria and 82 more countries and 50-100 contributions for Argentina, Belgium, Bulgaria and 24 more countries and over 100 contributions for Australia, Brazil, Canada and 17 more countries. The surveys were conducted by numbeo.com from July, 2011 to February, 2014. See this sample survey for the United States, respondents were asked "(How worried are you about)......having your car stolen?". The higher the value, the more survey respondents believe it is high in their country.
  • Acquitted per 1000: Total acquitted in criminal courts. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Prison staff: Number of correction staff in adult prisons per 100,000 population.
  • Jails: Total number of adult prisons, penal or correctional institutions (excluding temporary jail lock-ups). Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Murders committed by youths per capita: Homicide rate per 100,000 population aged 10–29 years
  • Manslaughters: Total recorded non-intentional homicides. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence.
  • Adults prosecuted per 1000: Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Prisoners > Foreign prisoners: Prisoners who are foreign nationals, expressed as a percentage share of total prison population. Data for 2003.
  • Prisoners > Share of prison capacity filled: The percentage of the offical prison capacity filled. This is obtained by comparing the number of prisoners in a nation to the offical capacity of the nation's prison system. Data for 2003.
  • Frauds per 1000: Total recorded frauds. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per thousand population for the same year.
  • Jails per million: Total number of adult prisons, penal or correctional institutions (excluding temporary jail lock-ups). Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees: The percentage of the prison population that is being held pre-trial / on remand. Data for 2003.
  • Unpaid diplomatic parking fines: Average Unpaid Annual New York City Parking Violations per Diplomat, 11/1997 to 11/2002.
  • Convictions > Juveniles: Number of juveniles who were convicted of a crime in the given year.
  • Manslaughters per million: Total recorded non-intentional homicides. Crime statistics are often better indicators of prevalence of law enforcement and willingness to report crime, than actual prevalence. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Smuggling of migrants > Police recorded offences per million: Number of offences relating to smuggling of migrants (people smuggling) as recorded by police in that country. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Unpaid diplomatic parking fines per million: Average Unpaid Annual New York City Parking Violations per Diplomat, 11/1997 to 11/2002. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Smuggling of migrants > Police recorded offences: Number of offences relating to smuggling of migrants (people smuggling) as recorded by police in that country.
  • Convictions > Female: Proportion of all adult convictions that were of women.
  • Convictions > Juveniles per million: Number of juveniles who were convicted of a crime in the given year. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • Convictions > Female per million: Proportion of all adult convictions that were of women. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.
  • % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint: Crime measures the share of senior managers who ranked crime, theft, and disorder as a major or very severe constraint.
  • Corruption > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint: Corruption measures the share of senior managers who ranked corruption as a major or very severe constraint.
  • Courts > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint: Courts measure the share of senior managers who ranked courts and dispute resolution systems as a major or very severe constraint.
  • Property crime > Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson > % sales: Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson (% sales). Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson are the estimated losses from those causes that occurred on establishments' premises as a percentage of annual sales.
  • Courts > % of managers surveyed lacking confidence in courts to uphold property rights: Lack confidence that courts uphold property rights is the share of senior managers who do not agree with the statement: “I am confident that the judicial system will enforce my contractual and property rights in business disputes.”
STAT Germany Thailand HISTORY
Age of criminal responsibility 14
Ranked 20th. 40% more than Thailand
10
Ranked 43th.
Crime levels 23.57
Ranked 77th.
36.46
Ranked 60th. 55% more than Germany
Drugs > Annual cannabis use 4.8%
Ranked 4th. 4 times more than Thailand
1.2%
Ranked 23th.
Drugs > Opiates use 0.3%
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Thailand
0.1%
Ranked 12th.

Murder rate 0.86 5.9
Police officers 303.8
Ranked 15th.
365.2
Ranked 12th. 20% more than Germany
Rape rate 9.4
Ranked 24th. 40% more than Thailand
6.7
Ranked 28th.

Suicide rates > Suicide rate (both sexes) 9.9
Ranked 7th. 27% more than Thailand
7.8
Ranked 2nd.
Total crimes 6.51 million
Ranked 3rd. 12 times more than Thailand
565,108
Ranked 20th.
Violent crime > Gun crime > Guns per 100 residents 30.3
Ranked 15th. 94% more than Thailand
15.6
Ranked 37th.
Violent crime > Intentional homicide rate 0.81
Ranked 43th.
4.8
Ranked 26th. 6 times more than Germany

Violent crime > Murder rate 690
Ranked 29th.
3,307
Ranked 5th. 5 times more than Germany

Violent crime > Murder rate per million people 8.44
Ranked 79th.
49.67
Ranked 8th. 6 times more than Germany

Violent crime > Rapes 7,724
Ranked 5th. 67% more than Thailand
4,636
Ranked 9th.

Violent crime > Rapes per million people 94.45
Ranked 24th. 35% more than Thailand
69.82
Ranked 26th.

Assault rate 619.9
Ranked 12th. 16 times more than Thailand
38.8
Ranked 63th.
Total crimes per 1000 78.89
Ranked 11th. 9 times more than Thailand
8.86
Ranked 60th.
Murders with firearms per million 3.26
Ranked 33th.
313.99
Ranked 4th. 96 times more than Germany
Justice system > Punishment > Capital punishment (last execution year) 1,945
Ranked 7th.
2,009
Ranked 22nd. 3% more than Germany
Violent crime > Murders per million people 8.44
Ranked 79th.
49.67
Ranked 8th. 6 times more than Germany

Violent crime > Murders 690
Ranked 29th.
3,307
Ranked 5th. 5 times more than Germany

Burglaries 631.6
Ranked 12th. 30 times more than Thailand
21.2
Ranked 9th.
Robberies 65.2
Ranked 30th.
107.1
Ranked 13th. 64% more than Germany
Believes crime increasing in the past 3 years 52.2
Ranked 77th.
60.96
Ranked 57th. 17% more than Germany
Fear of crime > Violent hate crime 25.93
Ranked 53th. 18% more than Thailand
21.96
Ranked 65th.
Fear of crime > Feels safe walking alone > At night 75.16
Ranked 9th. 14% more than Thailand
65.79
Ranked 25th.
Kidnappings 0.17
Ranked 8th. 9 times more than Thailand
0.02
Ranked 57th.
Murders > Per 100,000 people 1
Ranked 119th.
9
Ranked 48th. 9 times more than Germany
Murders with firearms 269
Ranked 11th.
20,032
Ranked 3rd. 74 times more than Germany
Prisoners 74,904 prisoners
Ranked 16th.
213,815 prisoners
Ranked 6th. 3 times more than Germany
Assaults 619.9
Ranked 7th. 16 times more than Thailand
38.8
Ranked 47th.
Auto theft 51.4
Ranked 35th. 46% more than Thailand
35.1
Ranked 44th.
Perceived problems > Problem violent crimes including assault and armed robbery 20.81
Ranked 82nd.
38
Ranked 49th. 83% more than Germany
Murders > WHO 0.7
Ranked 174th.
8.2
Ranked 70th. 12 times more than Germany
Fear of crime > Feels safe walking alone > During the day 92.19
Ranked 9th. 6% more than Thailand
87.01
Ranked 25th.

United States extradition treaties > Entered into force August 29, 1980<br>March 11, 1993 December 14, 1983<br>March 24, 1924
Prisoners > Per capita 96 per 100,000 people
Ranked 93th.
340 per 100,000 people
Ranked 17th. 4 times more than Germany
Fear of crime > Worries about being attacked 28.44
Ranked 70th. 1% more than Thailand
28.29
Ranked 71st.
Suicide rates > Suicide rate (males) 15.6
Ranked 5th. 30% more than Thailand
12
Ranked 2nd.
Software piracy rate 27%
Ranked 95th.
78%
Ranked 32nd. 3 times more than Germany
Perceived problems > Property crimes including vandalism and theft 35.47
Ranked 80th. 9% more than Thailand
32.67
Ranked 83th.
Drug offences 250,969 per 100,000 people
Ranked 1st. 585 times more than Thailand
428.9 per 100,000 people
Ranked 43th.
Perceived problems > Illegal drugs 36.25
Ranked 66th.
47.64
Ranked 42nd. 31% more than Germany
Suicide rates > Suicide rate (females 4.7
Ranked 4th. 24% more than Thailand
3.8
Ranked 2nd.
Perceived problems > Problem corruption and bribery 23.53
Ranked 88th.
78.87
Ranked 30th. 3 times more than Germany
Convictions 524,627
Ranked 4th.
620,957
Ranked 2nd. 18% more than Germany
Fear of crime > Worries about being insulted 35.16
Ranked 54th. 18% more than Thailand
29.73
Ranked 74th.
Fear of crime > Worries about being mugged or robbed 22.8
Ranked 79th.
34
Ranked 64th. 49% more than Germany
Illicit drugs source of precursor chemicals for South American cocaine processors; transshipment point for and consumer of Southwest Asian heroin, Latin American cocaine, and European-produced synthetic drugs; major financial center a minor producer of opium, heroin, and marijuana; transit point for illicit heroin en route to the international drug market from Burma and Laos; eradication efforts have reduced the area of cannabis cultivation and shifted some production to neighboring countries; opium poppy cultivation has been reduced by eradication efforts; also a drug money-laundering center; minor role in methamphetamine production for regional consumption; major consumer of methamphetamine since the 1990s despite a series of government crackdowns
Frauds 926,903
Ranked 1st. 136 times more than Thailand
6,831
Ranked 32nd.
Gun ownership > Guns per 100 residents > 2007 30.3
Ranked 14th. 94% more than Thailand
15.6
Ranked 18th.
Prisoners per 1000 0.908 prisoners
Ranked 96th.
3.35 prisoners
Ranked 19th. 4 times more than Germany
Murders committed by youths 156
Ranked 25th.
1,456
Ranked 8th. 9 times more than Germany
Judges 17.8%
Ranked 13th. 3 times more than Thailand
5.7%
Ranked 35th.

Fear of crime > Worries about home break and enter 26.09
Ranked 82nd.
39.38
Ranked 60th. 51% more than Germany
Drugs > HIV testing amongst drug users 50.45%
Ranked 19th. 16% more than Thailand
43.6%
Ranked 14th.

Prisoners > Female 5%
Ranked 45th.
20.3%
Ranked 1st. 4 times more than Germany
Judges and Magistrates 20,901
Ranked 4th. 7 times more than Thailand
2,930
Ranked 14th.
Acquitted 20,717
Ranked 10th. About the same as Thailand
20,668
Ranked 11th.
Drugs > HIV infections amongst drug users 3.86%
Ranked 43th.
25.2%
Ranked 1st. 7 times more than Germany

Convictions per 1000 6.37
Ranked 17th.
9.43
Ranked 8th. 48% more than Germany
Car thefts 70,617
Ranked 10th. 22 times more than Thailand
3,276
Ranked 39th.
Car thefts per 1000 0.856
Ranked 36th. 17 times more than Thailand
0.0513
Ranked 67th.
Murders committed by youths per million 1.9
Ranked 63th.
23.63
Ranked 24th. 12 times more than Germany
Fear of crime > Worries about things from car being stolen 27.87
Ranked 83th. 2% more than Thailand
27.4
Ranked 85th.
Adults prosecuted 513,482
Ranked 8th.
572,083
Ranked 6th. 11% more than Germany
Prosecutors 6.1%
Ranked 25th. 2 times more than Thailand
2.7%
Ranked 9th.
Judges and Magistrates per million 253.38
Ranked 6th. 6 times more than Thailand
45.93
Ranked 46th.
Fear of crime > Worries about car being stolen 21.31
Ranked 80th.
26.69
Ranked 72nd. 25% more than Germany
Acquitted per 1000 0.251
Ranked 29th.
0.324
Ranked 25th. 29% more than Germany
Prison staff 43.8%
Ranked 34th. 3 times more than Thailand
16.6%
Ranked 45th.

Jails 209
Ranked 13th. 56% more than Thailand
134
Ranked 23th.
Murders committed by youths per capita 0.8
Ranked 55th.
6.2
Ranked 25th. 8 times more than Germany
Manslaughters 825
Ranked 12th. 4 times more than Thailand
230
Ranked 19th.
Adults prosecuted per 1000 6.22
Ranked 28th.
8.97
Ranked 18th. 44% more than Germany
Prisoners > Foreign prisoners 29.9%
Ranked 19th. 10 times more than Thailand
2.9%
Ranked 52nd.
Prisoners > Share of prison capacity filled 100.5%
Ranked 91st.
230.8%
Ranked 8th. 2 times more than Germany
Frauds per 1000 11.24
Ranked 1st. 105 times more than Thailand
0.107
Ranked 64th.
Jails per million 2.53
Ranked 60th. 21% more than Thailand
2.1
Ranked 64th.
Prisoners > Pre-trial detainees 21.2%
Ranked 102nd.
26.4%
Ranked 84th. 25% more than Germany
Unpaid diplomatic parking fines 1
Ranked 114th.
24.5
Ranked 32nd. 25 times more than Germany
Convictions > Juveniles 50,525
Ranked 1st. 3 times more than Thailand
18,799
Ranked 6th.
Manslaughters per million 10
Ranked 25th. 3 times more than Thailand
3.61
Ranked 46th.
United States extradition treaties > Date signed June 20, 1978<br>October 21, 1986 May 17, 1991<br>December 30, 1922
Smuggling of migrants > Police recorded offences per million 43.36
Ranked 12th.
519.72
Ranked 3rd. 12 times more than Germany

Unpaid diplomatic parking fines per million 0.0121
Ranked 116th.
0.384
Ranked 80th. 32 times more than Germany
Smuggling of migrants > Police recorded offences 3,572
Ranked 6th.
34,241
Ranked 1st. 10 times more than Germany

Convictions > Female 19%
Ranked 2nd.
26%
Ranked 1st. 37% more than Germany
Convictions > Juveniles per million 613.34
Ranked 12th. 2 times more than Thailand
285.33
Ranked 23th.
Convictions > Female per million 0.231%
Ranked 28th.
0.395%
Ranked 24th. 71% more than Germany
% of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint 1.92%
Ranked 35th.
10.25%
Ranked 6th. 5 times more than Germany
Corruption > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint 3.85%
Ranked 35th.
18.27%
Ranked 4th. 5 times more than Germany
Courts > % of managers surveyed ranking this as a major business constraint 2.26%
Ranked 35th.
38.65%
Ranked 2nd. 17 times more than Germany
Property crime > Losses due to theft, robbery, vandalism, and arson > % sales 0.5%
Ranked 7th. 5 times more than Thailand
0.1%
Ranked 39th.

Courts > % of managers surveyed lacking confidence in courts to uphold property rights 10.32%
Ranked 38th.
25.78%
Ranked 5th. 2 times more than Germany

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