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01. Intentional Homicide (ICCS 0101) (criminal system)
1.5.1.1x Victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm (rate)
RATE of victims of Intentional Homicideattacked with firearm, at the national level.
RATES are calculated per 100,000 inhabitants, dividing the number of reported victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm by the total population; result is then multiplied by 100,000. Some countries with less than 100,000 inhabitants have their rates presented for comparison purpose.
Data of victims of intentional homicide attacked with firearm are provided by OAS Member States through the United Nations Survey of Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS).
What is the UN-CTS?
Source of definition of "Intentional Homicide": International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS), UNODC, Mar 2015, p.33.
What is the ICCS?
Source of definition of "Firearm": International Statistical Classification of Diseases and Related Health Problems. World Health Organization (WHO), 10th Revision (ICD-10), Chapter XX, codes: X93, X94 and X95. Web: http://apps.who.int/classifications/icd10/browse/2016/en#/X85-Y09
For population data see: 2017 Revision of World Population Prospects. United Nations, Dept. of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division.



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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina20082.79 
Bahamas201126.23 
Barbados20145.99 
Belize201126.10 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil20138.33 
Canada20130.37 
Chile20141.44 
Colombia201420.61 
Costa Rica20146.87 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic201410.98 
Ecuador20144.37 
El Salvador2013209.75 
Grenada20120.00 
Guatemala201352.58 
Guyana20131.58 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201365.14 
Jamaica201425.69 
Mexico201110.63 
Nicaragua20107.01 
Panama201212.87 
Paraguay20145.34 
Peru20144.11 
Saint Kitts and Nevis201032.69 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20108.26 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago201422.45 
United States20132.67 
Uruguay20144.77 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas201211.68 
02. Caribbean201214.06 
03. Central America201234.19 
04. North America20124.59 
05. South America201217.31 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).