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02. Violent Crimes
2.1.1x Serious assault (rate)
RATE of serious assault offences, at the national level.

RATES are calculated per 100,000 inhabitants by dividing the number of serious assault offences by the total population; the result is then multiplied by 100,000. Some countries with less than 100,000 inhabitants have their rates presented for comparison purpose.

[Sources: Population data are obtained from the: 2017 Revision of World Population Prospects, United Nations, Department of Economic and Social Affairs, Population Division. Web: http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/; https://esa.un.org/unpd/wpp/
Data on number of serious assault offences are provided by Member States through the United Nations Survey of Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS)].


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda------ 
Argentina2008364.17 
Bahamas2011941.79 
Barbados2014517.67 
Belize2009169.06 
Bolivia201271.47 
Brazil2013326.81 
Canada2014134.90 
Chile201499.08 
Colombia2014172.06 
Costa Rica201449.03 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic201448.31 
Ecuador201446.72 
El Salvador201462.41 
Grenada20161,727.10 
Guatemala201437.50 
Guyana2013857.65 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201417.03 
Jamaica2013173.11 
Mexico2014157.53 
Nicaragua2010315.10 
Panama2014104.07 
Paraguay201411.89 
Peru201480.09 
Saint Kitts and Nevis2010298.08 
Saint Lucia20161,045.51 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20111,142.20 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago201441.21 
United States2014233.32 
Uruguay201413.74 
Venezuela200831.14 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas20120.00 
02. Caribbean20120.00 
03. Central America20120.00 
04. North America20120.00 
05. South America20120.00 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).