Botswana: Kidnapping rate

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 Botswana

Kidnappings per 100,000 people

 Latest value 0.1
 Year 2014
 Measure kidnappings per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2009 - 2014
 Average 0.1
 Min - Max 0.1 - 0.2
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Botswana from 2009 to 2014. The average value for Botswana during that period was 0.1 kidnappings per 100,000 people with a minimum of 0.1 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2009 and a maximum of 0.2 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2011. The latest value from 2014 is 0.1 kidnappings per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2014 based on 79 countries is 1.5 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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Botswana - Kidnapping rate - recent values




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


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 Kidnapping rate 0.1 2014 kidnappings per 100,000 people
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 Imprisonment rate 189 2017 prisoners per 100,000 people
 Theft rate 1,336 2014 thefts per 100,000 people
 Homicide rate 15.0 2010 homicides per 100,000 people
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