Yemen: Homicide rate

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 Yemen

Homicides per 100,000 people

 Latest value 6.7
 Year 2013
 Measure homicides per 100,000 people
 Data availability 1998 - 2013
 Average 4.6
 Min - Max 3.2 - 6.7
 Source The UN office on drugs and crime
For that indicator, we provide data for Yemen from 1998 to 2013. The average value for Yemen during that period was 4.6 homicides per 100,000 people with a minimum of 3.2 homicides per 100,000 people in 2004 and a maximum of 6.7 homicides per 100,000 people in 2013. The latest value from 2013 is 6.7 homicides per 100,000 people. For comparison, the world average in 2013 based on 136 countries is 7.0 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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Recent values chart
Yemen - Homicide rate - Recent values chart

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Yemen - Homicide rate - historical chart - 1998-2013




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


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