Belize: Kidnapping rate

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 Belize

Kidnappings per 100,000 people

 Latest value 6.7
 Year 2015
 Measure kidnappings per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2005 - 2015
 Average 2.6
 Min - Max 0.6 - 6.7
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Belize from 2005 to 2015. The average value for Belize during that period was 2.6 kidnappings per 100,000 people with a minimum of 0.6 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2009 and a maximum of 6.7 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2015. The latest value from 2015 is 6.7 kidnappings per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 90 countries is 2.3 kidnappings per 100,000 people. See the global rankings for that indicator or use the country comparator to compare trends over time.
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Belize - Kidnapping rate - recent values




Definition: Number of kidnappings per 100,000 people per year.


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 Kidnapping rate 6.7 2015 kidnappings per 100,000 people
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 Homicide rate 37.9 2017 homicides per 100,000 people
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