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Nigeria

Nigeria Violent crime Stats

Definitions

STAT AMOUNT DATE RANK
Gun crime > Guns per 100 residents 1.5 2014 127th out of 170
Murder rate 18,422 2008 5th out of 184
Murder rate per million people 121.83 2008 54th out of 177
Murders 18,422 2008 5th out of 185
Murders per million people 121.83 2008 54th out of 178

SOURCES: Annexe I of the Small Arms Survey 2007 ; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Source tables; United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. Source tables. Population figures from World Bank: (1) United Nations Population Division. World Population Prospects, (2) United Nations Statistical Division. Population and Vital Statistics Report (various years), (3) Census reports and other statistical publications from national statistical offices, (4) Eurostat: Demographic Statistics, (5) Secretariat of the Pacific Community: Statistics and Demography Programme, and (6) U.S. Census Bureau: International Database.

Citation

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