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South Africa - Homicides by firearm rate

17.0 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2007

In 2007, homicides by firearm rate for South Africa was 17 cases per 100,000 population. Between 1998 and 2007, homicides by firearm rate of South Africa was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 28.5 cases per 100,000 population in 1998 to 17 cases per 100,000 population in 2007.

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What is homicides by firearm rate?

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

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What is South Africa homicides by firearm rate?

Date Value Change, %
2007 17.0 -9.17 %
2006 18.8 4.25 %
2005 18.0 -5.83 %
2004 19.1 -8.31 %
2003 20.8 -5.37 %
2002 22.0 -2.75 %
2001 22.6 -5.54 %
2000 24.0 -5.66 %
1999 25.4 -10.95 %
1998 28.5 9.53 %
1997 26.0 -2.43 %
1996 26.7