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Costa Rica - Robbery rate

1,095.6 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2014

In 2014, robbery rate for Costa Rica was 1,095.6 cases per 100,000 population. Though Costa Rica robbery rate fluctuated substantially in recent years, it tended to increase through 2004 - 2014 period ending at 1,095.6 cases per 100,000 population in 2014.

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What is robbery rate?

"Robbery” means the theft of property from a person; overcoming resistance by force or threat of force. Where possible; the category “Robbery” should include muggings (bag-snatching) and theft with violence; but should exclude pick pocketing and extortion. (UN-CTS M3.5)

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What is Costa Rica robbery rate?

Date Value Change, %
2014 1,095.6 7.53 %
2013 1,018.9 15.95 %
2011 878.8 -7.51 %
2010 950.1 -6.37 %
2009 1,014.8 4.08 %
2008 974.9 7.34 %
2007 908.3 -4.42 %
2006 950.3 89.66 %
2005 501.1 6.52 %
2004 470.4 11.19 %
2003 423.1