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02.2 Violent Crimes | Injurious acts of a sexual nature
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: 2019 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 on Crime Trends and Operations of Criminal Justice Systems (UN-CTS).]



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Countries
 
    
Antigua and Barbuda201923.71 
Argentina201912.18 
Bahamas201814.25 
Barbados201920.21 
Belize20197.69 
Bolivia201825.01 
Brazil201922.58 
Canada20121.43 
Chile201921.63 
Colombia201929.93 
Costa Rica201944.69 
Dominica201913.89 
Dominican Republic201913.07 
Ecuador201930.82 
El Salvador201939.39 
Grenada2019115.18 
Guatemala201939.84 
Guyana201933.21 
Haiti20125.15 
Honduras20197.46 
Jamaica201918.49 
Mexico201813.13 
Nicaragua201914.90 
Panama201966.79 
Paraguay201920.92 
Peru201912.81 
Saint Kitts and Nevis201952.83 
Saint Lucia201915.30 
Saint Vincent and the Grenadines201936.94 
Suriname201937.69 
Trinidad and Tobago201513.14 
United States201942.48 
Uruguay20198.79 
Venezuela20182.63 
Regions
 
    
01. Americas20120.00 
02. Caribbean20200.00 
03. Central America20200.00 
04. North America20200.00 
05. South America20200.00 
* Alertamerica adopts the use of commas to indicate figures un the thousands (1,000) while points signal decimals (10.5).