Turkey: Kidnapping rate

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 Turkey

Kidnappings per 100,000 people

 Latest value 33.5
 Year 2016
 Measure kidnappings per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2016
 Average 18.9
 Min - Max 11.4 - 40.6
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Turkey from 2003 to 2016. The average value for Turkey during that period was 18.9 kidnappings per 100,000 people with a minimum of 11.4 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2004 and a maximum of 40.6 kidnappings per 100,000 people in 2015. The latest value from 2016 is 33.5 kidnappings per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2016 based on 77 countries is 2.3 kidnappings 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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Turkey - Kidnapping rate - Recent values chart

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Turkey - Kidnapping rate - historical chart - 2003-2016




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

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