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The Planning Department of the Judicial System, in Costa Rica, manages to post on the web judicial, policial and prisons statistics for the last decade.

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01. Intentional Homicide (ICCS 0101) (criminal system)
 
    
1.1.1 Intentional homicide (ICCS 0101), number of offences------ 
1.1.2 Attempted intentional homicide (ICCS 0102), number of offences------ 
1.2.1 Total victims of intentional homicide (0101)2014477 
1.2.1.x Victims of intentional homicide (rate)201410.03 
1.2.1a Victims of intentional homicide (Males)2014375 
1.2.1a.% Victims of intentional homicide (Males, percentage)201479 
1.2.1a.x Victims of intentional homicide (Males, rate)201415.75 
1.2.1b Victims of intentional homicide (Females)201436 
1.2.1b.% Victims of intentional homicide (Females, percentage)20148 
1.2.1b.x Victims of intentional homicide (Females, rate) 20141.52 
1.3.1 Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner or family member (Males & Females) ------ 
1.3.1.1 Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner (Males & Females)------ 
1.3.1.1a Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner (Males)------ 
1.3.1.1b Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner (Females) ------ 
1.3.1a Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner or family member (Males)------ 
1.3.1b Victims of intentional homicide killed by intimate partner or family member (Females)------ 
1.3.1b.% Victims of intentional homicide by intimate partner or family member (Females, percentage)------ 
1.4.1.0 Victims of intentional homicide related to other interpersonal homicide (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.1.0a Victims of intentional homicide related to other interpersonal homicide (Males) ------ 
1.4.1.0b Victims of intentional homicide related to other interpersonal homicide (Females) ------ 
1.4.1.1 Victims of intencional homicide related to organized criminal groups or gangs (Males & Females) ------ 
1.4.1.1a Victims of intentional homicide related to organized criminal groups or gangs (Males)------ 
1.4.1.1b Victims of intentional homicide related to organized criminal groups or gangs (Females)------ 
1.4.1.2 Victims of intentional homicide related to other criminal activities (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.1.2a Victims of intentional homicide related to other criminal activities (Males)------ 
1.4.1.2b Victims of intentional homicide related to other criminal activities (Females)------ 
1.4.2 Victims of intentional homicide related to interpersonal homicide (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.2a Victims of intentional homicide related to interpersonal homicide (Males)------ 
1.4.2b Victims of intentional homicide related to interpersonal homicide (Females)------ 
1.4.3 Victims of intentional homicide related to socio-political homicide (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.3.1 Victims of intentional homicide related to terrorist offences (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.3.1a Victims of intentional homicide related to terrorist offences (Males)------ 
1.4.3.1b Victims of intentional homicide related to terrorist offences (Females)------ 
1.4.3a Victims of intentional homicide related to socio-political homicide (Males)------ 
1.4.3b Victims of intentional homicide related to socio-political homicide (Females)------ 
1.4.4 Victims of intentional homicide related to other types of homicide (Males & Females)------ 
1.4.4a Victims of intentional homicide related to other types of homicide (Males)------ 
1.4.4b Victims of intentional homicide related to other types of homicide (Females)------ 
1.5.1 Victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearms or explosive material ------ 
1.5.1.1 Victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm2014327 
1.5.1.1.% Victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm (percentage)201469 
1.5.1.1x Victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm (rate)20146.87 
1.5.2 Victims of intentional homicide attacked with another weapon------ 
1.5.2.1 Victims of Intentional Homicide attacked with a sharp object------ 
1.5.3 Victims of Intentional Homicide attacked without a weapon ------ 
1.5.4 Victims of intentional homicide attacked with unspecified means------ 
1.6.1a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 0 to 9)------ 
1.6.1b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 0 to 9) ------ 
1.6.2a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 10 to 14)------ 
1.6.2b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 10 to 14) ------ 
1.6.3a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 15 to 17)------ 
1.6.3b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 15 to 17) ------ 
1.6.4a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 18 to 19)------ 
1.6.4b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 18 to 19) ------ 
1.6.5a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 20 to 24)------ 
1.6.5b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 20 to 24) ------ 
1.6.6a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 25 to 29)------ 
1.6.6b Victims of intentional homicide (Females,aged 25 to 29) ------ 
1.6.7a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 30 to 44)------ 
1.6.7b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 30 to 44) ------ 
1.6.8a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 45 to 59)------ 
1.6.8b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 45 to 59) ------ 
1.6.9a Victims of intentional homicide (Males, aged 60 and older)------ 
1.6.9b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, aged 60 or older) ------ 
1.610a victims of intentional homicide (Males, age unknown)------ 
1.610b Victims of intentional homicide (Females, age unknown)------ 
1.7.1a National citizens, victims of intentional homicide (Males)------ 
1.7.1b National citizens, victims of intentional homicide (Females)------ 
1.7.2a Foreign citizens, victims of intentional homicide (Males)------ 
1.7.2b Foreign citizens, victims of intentional homicide (Females)------ 
1.8.1 Victims of intentional homicide in largest city------ 
1.8.1p Size of city population in largest city------ 
1.8.2 Victims of intentional homicide in 2nd largest city------ 
1.8.2p Size of city population in 2nd largest city------ 
1.8.3 Victims of intentional homicide in 3rd largest city------ 
1.8.3p Size of city population in 3rd largest city------ 
1.9.1a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 0 to 9)------ 
1.9.1b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 0 to 9)------ 
1.9.2a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 10 to 14)------ 
1.9.2b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 10 to 14)------ 
1.9.3a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 15 to 17)------ 
1.9.3b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 15 to 17)------ 
1.9.4a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 18 to 19)------ 
1.9.4b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 18 to 19)------ 
1.9.5a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 20 to 24)------ 
1.9.5b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 20 to 24)------ 
1.9.6a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 25 to 29)------ 
1.9.6b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 25 to 29)------ 
1.9.7a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 30 to 44)------ 
1.9.7b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 30 to 44)------ 
1.9.8a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 45 to 59)------ 
1.9.8b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 45 to 59)------ 
1.9.9a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, aged 60 or older) ------ 
1.9.9b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, aged 60 or more)------ 
1.910a Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males, age unknown)------ 
1.910b Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females, age unknown)------ 
110.1a National citizens brought into Formal Contact for Intentional Homicide (Males) ------ 
110.1b National citizens brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females)------ 
110.2a Foreign citizens brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Males) ------ 
110.2b Foreign citizens brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide (Females)------ 
111.1 Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide, previously convicted for any type of crime------ 
111.1a Males brought into Formal Contact for acts of intentional homicide who were previously convicted for any type of crime------ 
111.1b Females brought into Formal Contact for acts of intentional homicide who were previously convicted for any type of crime------ 
111.2 Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide, not previously convicted for any type of crime------ 
111.3 Persons brought into Formal Contact for intentional homicide, unknown whether previously convicted for any type of crime------ 
02. Violent Crimes
 
    
01. Rape (ICCS 03011), number of offences2014552 
02. Rape (rate)201411.60 
03. Victims of Rape (Males)201072 
04. Victims of Rape (Females)2010482 
07. Sexual Violence (ICCS 0301)20141,569 
08. Sexual Violence (rate)201432.98 
09. Victims of Sexual Violence (Females)------ 
10. Victims of Sexual Violence (Females, rate)------ 
11. Sexual Offences against children (total)2014637 
12. Sexual Offences against children (rate)2011299.43 
13. Sexual Offences against girls------ 
2.1.1 Serious Assault (ICCS 020111), number of offences------ 
2.1.2 Kidnapping (ICCS 020221)20144 
2.1.2.x Kidnapping (rate)20140.08 
03. Other Crimes
 
    
01. Serious Assault (ICCS 020111)20142,333 
02. Serious Assault (rate)201449.03 
03. Robbery (ICCS 0401)201452,156 
04. Robbery (rate)20141,096.18 
07. Theft (ICCS 0502)201419,702 
08. Theft (rate)2014414.08 
09. Theft of a motorized land vehicle (ICCS 050211) or parts thereof (ICCS 050213)20144,225 
10. Theft of a motorized land vehicle (ICCS 050211) or parts thereof (ICCS 050213) (Rate)201488.80 
11. Burglary (ICCS 0501)201432,424 
12. Burglary (Rate)2014681.46 
13. Burglary of private residential premises (ICCS 05012)20096,736 
14. Burglary of private residential premises (ICCS 05012) (Rate)2009150.09 
15. Persons brought into Formal Contact with Police20069,144 
04. Security Personnel
 
    
01. Police Personnel 201313,212 
02. Police Personnel (rate)2013280.75 
03. Police Personnel (Males)201311,334 
04. Police Personnel (Males, percentage)201385.79 
05. Police Personnel (Females)20131,878 
06. Police personnel (Females, percentage)201314.21 
05. Criminal Justice System
 
    
01. Persons prosecuted2013199,200 
02. Adults convicted 20148,869 
03. Juveniles convicted 2014435 
04. Intentional Homicide (Persons prosecuted) 2014477 
05. Intentional Homicide (Males prosecuted)------ 
06. Intentional Homicide (Females prosecuted) ------ 
07. Intentional Homicide (Persons convicted) 2014203 
08. Intentional Homicide (Males convicted)2014194 
09. Intentional Homicide (Females convicted)20149 
10. Rape (Persons prosecuted)20131,703 
11. Rape (Males prosecuted)------ 
12. Rape (Females prosecuted)------ 
13. Rape (Persons convicted)2014223 
14. Rape (Males convicted)2014216 
15. Rape (Females convicted)20147 
16. Professional Judges or Magistrates 20141,288 
17. Professional Judges or Magistrates (rate)201427.07 
18. Professional Judges or Magistrates (Males)2014621 
19. Professional Judges or Magistrates (Females)2014667 
20. Professional Judges or Magistrates (Females, percentage)201451.79 
06. Prison System
 
    
01. Adults Held in Prisons 201413,620 
02. Adults Held in Prisons (rate)2014286 
03. Adults Held in Prisons (Males)201412,865 
04. Adults Held in Prisons (Females)2014755 
05. Young Adults Held in Prisons (18-24)20122,884 
06. Juveniles Held 2014234 
07. Juveniles Held (rate)20118.16 
08. Juveniles Held (Boys)2014220 
09. Juveniles Held (Girls)201414 
10. Persons Held Unsentenced or in Pre-trial detention 20142,942 
11. Persons Held Unsentenced or in Pre-trial detention (percentage)201422 
12. Sentenced Persons Held201310,583 
13. Foreign Citizens held20131,989 
14. Foreign Citizens Held (percentage)201315 
15. Persons sentenced for Robbery ------ 
16. Persons sentenced for Robbery (percentage)------ 
17. Persons sentenced for Robbery (Males)20093,460 
18. Persons sentenced for Robbery (Males, percentage)200939 
19. Persons sentenced for Robbery (Females)200992 
20. Persons sentenced for Robbery (Females, percentage)200916 
21. Persons sentenced for Homicide2012167 
22. Persons sentenced for Homicide (percentage) 20122 
23. Persons sentenced for Homicide (Males)2012157 
24. Persons sentenced for Homicide (Males, percentage)20121 
25. Persons sentenced for Homicide (Females)201210 
26. Persons sentenced for Homicide (Females, percentage) 20121 
27. Persons held who were sentenced for drug related offences20112,788 
28. Persons held who were sentenced for drug related offences (percentage)201123 
29. Persons sentenced for drug related offences (Males) 20112,236 
30. Persons held who were sentenced for drug related offences (Males, percentage)201120 
31. Persons held who were sentenced for drug related offences (Females)2011552 
32. Persons held who were sentenced for drug related offences (Females, percentage)201173 
33. Prison Staff of adult Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions20143,234 
34. Male Prison Staff of adult Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions20133,349 
35. Female Prison Staff of adult Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions2013965 
36. Prison Staff of juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions2014220 
37. Male Prison Staff of juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions2013198 
38. Female Prison Staff of juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions 201358 
39. Official Capacity of adult Prisons20148,908 
40. Prison occupancy rate (percentage)2014153 
41. Official capacity of juvenile Prisons, Penal institutions or Correctional institutions 2014388 
07. Victimization Survey
 
    
01. Victimization Rate (%)201020.20 
02. Annual Prevalence Rate of Sexual Assault------ 
03. Women who experience violence (%)200360.00 
04. Women who experience sexual violence (%) 20037.00 
05. Prevalence of sexual violence by intimate partner20033.00 
06. Prevalence of rape by intimate partner ------ 
07. Annual Prevalence Rate of Robbery201412.90 
08. Annual Prevalence Rate of Burglary20146.70 
09. Annual Prevalence Rate of Car Theft20140.40 
10. Annual Prevalence Rate of Bribery------ 
11. Police Reporting Rate200823.10 
12. Police Reporting Rate for Car Theft201484.00 
13. Police Reporting Rate for Burglary201434.00 
14. Police Reporting Rate for Robbery201027.70 
15. Police Reporting Rate for Sexual Assault------ 
16. Police Reporting Rate for Bribery------ 
08. Demograhic Data
 
    
01. Total population 20154,808 
02. Female Population (total)20152,402 
03. Male Population (total)20152,406 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).