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03. Other Violent Crimes
12. Burglary (Rate)
RATE of Burglary, at the national level.
“BURGLARY” means “gaining unauthorized access to a part of a building/dwelling or other premises with or without the use of force against the building/dwelling, with intent to commit theft or when actually committing theft”.
INCLUSIONS: Breaking and entering, unlawful entry with intent to commit theft, or access by deception with intent to commit theft, of: business premises (office buildings, shops, clubs, banks factories, hotels etc); residential premises (house, appartment or other dwelling place that is the habitual place of residence of the victim); or public premises owned, rented or leased by public bodies,
EXCLUSIONS:Theft (0502); possession of stolen goods or money; receiving, handling, disposing, selling or trafficking stolen goods; using stolen parts for producing other goods; concealment of stolen goods (0704); property damage (0504); Robbery (0401).
"Burglary" should also exclude theft from a car, container, vending machine, parking meter and from a fenced meadow/compound.
[Sources: International Classification of Crime for Statistical Purposes (ICCS), UNODC, Mar 2015, p.57. Web: https://www.unodc.org/documents/data-and-analysis/statistics/crime/ICCS/ICCS_English_2016_web.pdf;
United Nations Survey on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS) 2016]


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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda20101,950.56 
Argentina------ 
Bahamas201197.98 
Barbados2014551.06 
Belize2011344.03 
Bolivia------ 
Brazil2013127.98 
Canada2013443.91 
Chile2014687.23 
Colombia201488.86 
Costa Rica2014681.46 
Dominica------ 
Dominican Republic201436.61 
Ecuador2006111.30 
El Salvador2013121.88 
Grenada201313.95 
Guatemala201325.38 
Guyana201381.99 
Haiti------ 
Honduras201310.79 
Jamaica201490.51 
Mexico2014144.61 
Nicaragua------ 
Panama201414.66 
Paraguay20087.18 
Peru200913.69 
Saint Kitts and Nevis20101,557.69 
Saint Lucia2010350.00 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines20131,274.31 
Suriname------ 
Trinidad and Tobago2014191.43 
United States2013611.19 
Uruguay------ 
Venezuela------ 
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).