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Crime > Murders per million: Countries Compared

DEFINITION: Number of convictions for intentional homicides in the given year. Figures expressed per million population for the same year.

CONTENTS

# COUNTRY AMOUNT DATE GRAPH
1 Turkey 195.61% 2006
2 Belarus 101.52% 2006
3 Lithuania 81.91% 2006
4 Albania 79.57% 2006
5 Estonia 78.9% 2006
6 Ukraine 47.62% 2006
7 Turkmenistan 46.23% 2006
8 Latvia 44.14% 2006
9 Croatia 42.57% 2006
10 Romania 39.14% 2006
11 Finland 32.66% 2006
12 Tajikistan 32.35% 2006
NATO countries average (profile) 32% 2006
13 Slovenia 21.92% 2006
European Union average (profile) 20.78% 2006
14 Bulgaria 20.52% 2006
15 Hungary 19.36% 2006
16 Sweden 17.95% 2006
17 Belgium 17.82% 2006
18 Australia 16.86% 2006
Eurozone average (profile) 16.41% 2006
19 Portugal 15.31% 2006
20 Switzerland 13.09% 2006
21 Italy 12.18% 2006
22 Slovakia 10.94% 2006
23 Poland 9.81% 2006
24 Denmark 9.38% 2006
25 Netherlands 8.69% 2006
26 Luxembourg 8.46% 2006
27 France 7.77% 2006
28 Austria 7.14% 2006
29 New Zealand 5.74% 2006
30 Ireland 5.4% 2006
31 Norway 5.36% 2006
32 Singapore 3.86% 2006
33 Iceland 3.29% 2006
34 Germany 2.48% 2006
35 Malta 2.46% 2006
36 Cyprus 1.91% 2006
37 Spain 0.771% 2006

Citation

Crime > Murders per million: Countries Compared Map

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Interesting observations about Crime > Murders per million

  • Turkey ranked first for murders per million amongst Europe in 2006.
  • Lithuania ranked first for murders per million amongst European Union in 2006.
  • Estonia ranked first for murders per million amongst Eurozone in 2006.
  • 19 of the bottom 22 countries by murders per million are High income OECD.
  • Germany ranked second last for murders per million amongst NATO countries in 2006.
  • Belarus ranked first for murders per million amongst Cold countries in 2006.
  • 25 of the bottom 29 countries by murders per million are Christian.
  • All of the bottom 6 countries by murders per million are Heavily indebted.
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