Nigeria: Theft rate

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 Nigeria

Thefts per 100,000 people

 Latest value 14
 Year 2013
 Measure thefts per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2007 - 2013
 Average 16
 Min - Max 13 - 26
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Nigeria from 2007 to 2013. The average value for Nigeria during that period was 16 thefts per 100,000 people with a minimum of 13 thefts per 100,000 people in 2010 and a maximum of 26 thefts per 100,000 people in 2009. The latest value from 2013 is 14 thefts per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 93 countries is 854 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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Definition: Number of thefts incidents per 100,000 people per year.

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