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Canada - Kidnapping rate

10.3 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2016

Canada kidnapping rate was at level of 10.3 cases per 100,000 population in 2016, up from 10 cases per 100,000 population previous year, this is a change of 3.09 %.

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What is kidnapping rate?

“Kidnapping” means unlawfully detaining a person or persons against their will (including through the use of force; threat; fraud or enticement) for the purpose of demanding for their liberation an illicit gain or any other economic gain or other material benefit; or in order to oblige someone to do or not to do something. “Kidnapping” excludes disputes over child custody. (UN-CTS M5.5)

What is Canada kidnapping rate?

Date Value Change, %
2016 10.3 3.09 %
2015 10.0 8.16 %
2014 9.2 0.83 %
2013 9.2 -12.06 %
2012 10.4 -4.78 %
2011 10.9 -13.05 %
2010 12.6 -11.22 %
2009 14.2 0.09 %
2008 14.2 0.38 %
2007 14.1 2.65 %
2006 13.7 13.93 %
2005 12.1