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02. Violent Crimes: Sexual Offenses
02. Rape (rate)
RATE of Victims of "Rape" at the national level.
"RAPE" means “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”.
INCLUSIONS: Rape with force (030111) as “Sexual penetration without valid consent inflicted upon a person with force”; Rape without force (030112) as “Sexual penetration without valid consent inflicted upon a person without force”; Statutory rape (030113), defined as “Sexual penetration with or without consent with a person below the age of consent, or with a person incapable of consent for reason of law”; and Other Rape not described in previous categories.
EXCLUSIONS: Sexual exploitation (0302), defined as “acts of abuse of a position of vulnerability, power or trust, or use of force or threat of force, for profiting monetarily, socially or politically from the prostitution or sexual acts of a person”; coercion”(0205), defined as “demanding a particular course of action through the use of force, threat, intimidation, threat to reveal compromising information, or threat of defamation”; prostitution (08021) and pornography offences (08022); other acts against public order sexual standards such as incest not amounting to rape and exhibitionism (0802); assaults and threats (0201); slavery and exploitation not amounting to injurious acts of a sexual nature (0203); trafficking in persons (TIP) for sexual exploitation (02041); harassment and stalking (0208).
RATES are calculated per 100,000 inhabitants. Some countries with less than 100,000 inhabitants have their rates presented for comparison purpose.
(Source: ICCS, UNODC, Mar 2015, p.50.
For population data: United Nations Population Division. Web: http://www.un.org/en/development/desa/population/)

Please click on each row to view historical data
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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda200919.32 
Argentina20088.44 
Bahamas201130.84 
Barbados201419.01 
Belize20128.64 
Bolivia201233.30 
Brazil201324.92 
Canada20121.42 
Chile201416.08 
Colombia201414.74 
Costa Rica201411.60 
Dominica200933.78 
Dominican Republic20142.83 
Ecuador20149.07 
El Salvador201348.13 
Grenada20130.35 
Guatemala20138.45 
Guyana20139.91 
Haiti20125.07 
Honduras201312.08 
Jamaica201425.26 
Mexico201411.87 
Nicaragua201031.42 
Panama201328.69 
Paraguay201418.86 
Peru201428.51 
Saint Kitts and Nevis201028.85 
Saint Lucia200826.47 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines201151.38 
Suriname200447.17 
Trinidad and Tobago201414.62 
United States201335.97 
Uruguay20149.24 
Venezuela20021.78 
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).