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05. Criminal Justice System
13. Rape (Persons convicted)
"RAPE (PERSONS CONVICTED)" means the total number of persons found guilty of rape by any legal body authorized to pronounce a conviction under national criminal law, whether or not the conviction was later upheld.
RAPE”(ICCS 03011) is defined as "Sexual penetration without valid consent or with consent as a result of intimidation, force, fraud, coercion, threat, deception, use of drugs or alcohol, abuse of power or of a position of vulnerability, or the giving or receiving of benefits".
[Sources: United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016;
International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS), UNODC, Mar 2015, p.50. Web: https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/statistics/crime/ICCS/ICCS_English_2016_web.pdf]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina20135 
Bahamas20102 
Barbados20143 
Belize------ 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil------ 
Canada20131,649 
Chile2014713 
Colombia2014373 
Costa Rica2014223 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic2009281 
Ecuador------ 
El Salvador------ 
Grenada20124 
Guatemala2014583 
Guyana201386 
Haiti------ 
Honduras2014532 
Jamaica------ 
Mexico2014839 
Nicaragua------ 
Panama20128 
Paraguay2014194 
Peru20141,509 
Saint Kitts and Nevis------ 
Saint Lucia------ 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines------ 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago20143 
United States2014658 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela------ 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas------ 
02. Caribbean------ 
03. Central America------ 
04. North America------ 
05. South America------ 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).