Botswana - Assault rate

776.9 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2014

Botswana assault rate was at level of 776.9 cases per 100,000 population in 2014, down from 784.8 cases per 100,000 population in 2011, this is a change of 1.00 %.

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'Assault' means physical attack against the body of another person resulting in serious bodily injury; excluding indecent/sexual assault; threats and slapping/punching. 'Assault' leading to death should also be excluded. (UN-CTS M3.2)