Nicaragua - Assault rate

319.7 (cases per 100,000 population) in 2010

In 2010, assault rate for Nicaragua was 319.7 cases per 100,000 population. Between 2005 and 2010, assault rate of Nicaragua was declining at a moderating rate to shrink from 359.4 cases per 100,000 population in 2005 to 319.7 cases per 100,000 population in 2010.

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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)