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02. Violent Crimes
2.2.1.1.x Rape (rate)
RATE of Rapeoffences, at the national level.

RATES are calculated per 100,000 inhabitants by dividing the number of rape 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 rape 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 Barbuda200919.32 
Argentina20148.74 
Bahamas201130.84 
Barbados201419.08 
Belize20128.64 
Bolivia201233.30 
Brazil201324.67 
Canada20121.42 
Chile201416.21 
Colombia201414.74 
Costa Rica201411.60 
Dominica200933.78 
Dominican Republic20142.83 
Ecuador20149.07 
El Salvador20145.84 
Grenada201659.81 
Guatemala20143.86 
Guyana201335.49 
Haiti20125.07 
Honduras20148.54 
Jamaica201424.56 
Mexico201411.98 
Nicaragua201031.42 
Panama201328.45 
Paraguay201418.86 
Peru201428.51 
Saint Kitts and Nevis201028.85 
Saint Lucia201633.71 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines201151.38 
Suriname200447.17 
Trinidad and Tobago201414.62 
United States201436.71 
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).