Brazil: Homicide rate

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 Brazil

Homicides per 100,000 people

 Latest value 30.5
 Reference 2017
 Measure homicides per 100,000 people
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime

For that indicator, we provide data for Brazil from 1990 to 2017. The average value for Brazil during that period was 23.5 homicides per 100,000 people with a minimum of 16.8 homicides per 100,000 people in 1992 and a maximum of 30.5 homicides per 100,000 people in 2017. The latest value from 2017 is 30.5 homicides per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 97 countries is 7.4 homicides 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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Definition: Number of homicides per 100,000 people per year.
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