USA: Robbery rate

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 USA

Robberies per 100,000 people

 Latest value 98
 Year 2017
 Measure robberies per 100,000 people
 Data availability 2003 - 2017
 Average 125
 Min - Max 98 - 150
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for the USA from 2003 to 2017. The average value for the USA during that period was 125 robberies per 100,000 people with a minimum of 98 robberies per 100,000 people in 2017 and a maximum of 150 robberies per 100,000 people in 2006. The latest value from 2017 is 98 robberies per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2017 based on 79 countries is 105 robberies 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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USA - Robbery rate - historical chart - 2003-2017




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

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