Liberia: Homicide rate

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 Liberia

Homicides per 100,000 people

 Latest value 3.2
 Year 2012
 Measure homicides per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2007 - 2012
 Average 3.7
 Min - Max 2.8 - 4.8
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Liberia from 2007 to 2012. The average value for Liberia during that period was 3.7 homicides per 100,000 people with a minimum of 2.8 homicides per 100,000 people in 2007 and a maximum of 4.8 homicides per 100,000 people in 2008. The latest value from 2012 is 3.2 homicides per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2012 based on 190 countries is 8.0 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.


 Related indicators Latest value Reference Measure
 Imprisonment rate 47 2017 prisoners per 100,000 people
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