Cameroon: Theft rate

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Thefts per 100,000 people

 Latest value 70
 Year 2015
 Measure thefts per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2015
 Average 79
 Min - Max 52 - 113
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Cameroon from 2003 to 2015. The average value for Cameroon during that period was 79 thefts per 100,000 people with a minimum of 52 thefts per 100,000 people in 2007 and a maximum of 113 thefts per 100,000 people in 2012. The latest value from 2015 is 70 thefts per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2015 based on 71 countries is 865 thefts 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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Cameroon - Theft rate - Recent values chart

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Cameroon - Theft rate - historical chart - 2003-2015

Definition: Number of thefts incidents per 100,000 people per year.

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