Sao Tome and Principe: Homicide rate

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 Sao Tome and Principe

Homicides per 100,000 people

 Latest value 3.4
 Year 2011
 Measure homicides per 100,000 people
 Data availability 1990 - 2011
 Average 5.4
 Min - Max 2.5 - 10.1
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Sao Tome and Principe from 1990 to 2011. The average value for Sao Tome and Principe during that period was 5.4 homicides per 100,000 people with a minimum of 2.5 homicides per 100,000 people in 2006 and a maximum of 10.1 homicides per 100,000 people in 1992. The latest value from 2011 is 3.4 homicides per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2011 based on 155 countries is 8.2 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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Recent values chart
Sao Tome and Principe - Homicide rate - Recent values chart

Historical chart
Sao Tome and Principe - Homicide rate - historical chart - 1990-2011




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


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