Jan 14, 2011

Murder Rate by Country

The murder rate in the United States is too high, but lower then many countries. 

Crime Statistics > Murders (per capita) (most recent) by country

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Rank  Countries  Amount  
# 1  Colombia:0.617847 per 1,000 people 
# 2  South Africa:0.496008 per 1,000 people 
# 3  Jamaica:0.324196 per 1,000 people 
# 4  Venezuela:0.316138 per 1,000 people 
# 5  Russia:0.201534 per 1,000 people 
# 6  Mexico:0.130213 per 1,000 people 
# 7  Estonia:0.107277 per 1,000 people 
# 8  Latvia:0.10393 per 1,000 people 
# 9  Lithuania:0.102863 per 1,000 people 
# 10  Belarus:0.0983495 per 1,000 people 
# 11  Ukraine:0.094006 per 1,000 people 
# 12  Papua New Guinea:0.0838593 per 1,000 people 
# 13  Kyrgyzstan:0.0802565 per 1,000 people 
# 14  Thailand:0.0800798 per 1,000 people 
# 15  Moldova:0.0781145 per 1,000 people 
# 16  Zimbabwe:0.0749938 per 1,000 people 
# 17  Seychelles:0.0739025 per 1,000 people 
# 18  Zambia:0.070769 per 1,000 people 
# 19  Costa Rica:0.061006 per 1,000 people 
# 20  Poland:0.0562789 per 1,000 people 
# 21  Georgia:0.0511011 per 1,000 people 
# 22  Uruguay:0.045082 per 1,000 people 
# 23  Bulgaria:0.0445638 per 1,000 people 
# 24  United States:0.042802 per 1,000 people 
# 25  Armenia:0.0425746 per 1,000 people 
# 26  India:0.0344083 per 1,000 people 
# 27  Yemen:0.0336276 per 1,000 people 
# 28  Dominica:0.0289733 per 1,000 people 
# 29  Azerbaijan:0.0285642 per 1,000 people 
# 30  Finland:0.0283362 per 1,000 people 
# 31  Slovakia:0.0263303 per 1,000 people 
# 32  Romania:0.0250784 per 1,000 people 
# 33  Portugal:0.0233769 per 1,000 people 
# 34  Malaysia:0.0230034 per 1,000 people 
# 35  Macedonia, The Former Yugoslav Republic of:0.0229829 per 1,000 people 
# 36  Mauritius:0.021121 per 1,000 people 
# 37  Hungary:0.0204857 per 1,000 people 
# 38  Korea, South:0.0196336 per 1,000 people 
# 39  Slovenia:0.0179015 per 1,000 people 
# 40  France:0.0173272 per 1,000 people 
# 41  Czech Republic:0.0169905 per 1,000 people 
# 42  Iceland:0.0168499 per 1,000 people 
# 43  Australia:0.0150324 per 1,000 people 
# 44  Canada:0.0149063 per 1,000 people 
# 45  Chile:0.014705 per 1,000 people 
# 46  United Kingdom:0.0140633 per 1,000 people 
# 47  Italy:0.0128393 per 1,000 people 
# 48  Spain:0.0122456 per 1,000 people 
# 49  Germany:0.0116461 per 1,000 people 
# 50  Tunisia:0.0112159 per 1,000 people 
# 51  Netherlands:0.0111538 per 1,000 people 
# 52  New Zealand:0.0111524 per 1,000 people 
# 53  Denmark:0.0106775 per 1,000 people 
# 54  Norway:0.0106684 per 1,000 people 
# 55  Ireland:0.00946215 per 1,000 people 
# 56  Switzerland:0.00921351 per 1,000 people 
# 57  Indonesia:0.00910842 per 1,000 people 
# 58  Greece:0.0075928 per 1,000 people 
# 59  Hong Kong:0.00550804 per 1,000 people 
# 60  Japan:0.00499933 per 1,000 people 
# 61  Saudi Arabia:0.00397456 per 1,000 people 
# 62  Qatar:0.00115868 per 1,000 people 
Weighted average:0.1 per 1,000 people