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South Africa - Homicide rate

34.3 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2015

In 2015, homicide rate for South Africa was 34.3 cases per 100,000 population. Homicide rate of South Africa fell gradually from 47 cases per 100,000 population in 2001 to 34.3 cases per 100,000 population in 2015.

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What is homicide rate?

“Intentional homicide” is defined as unlawful death purposefully inflicted on a person by another person

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What is South Africa homicide rate?

Date Value Change, %
2015 34.3 3.88 %
2014 33.0 4.20 %
2013 31.7 3.19 %
2012 30.7 2.68 %
2011 29.9 -3.24 %
2010 30.9 -6.45 %
2009 33.0 -8.41 %
2008 36.0 -3.12 %
2007 37.2 -5.03 %
2006 39.2 0.77 %
2005 38.9 -1.42 %
2004 39.4