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Robbery rate

(cases per 100,000 population)

In 2015, robbery rate in Colombia was 210.1 cases per 100,000 population. In the ranking by robbery rate including 68 countries, Colombia has the 9th rank that is close to the positions of such countries as Honduras and the Argentina. Compared to Kenya which at the top of the ranking with robbery rate of 6.2 cases per 100,000 population in 2015, Colombia has 3,278.46 % percent higher robbery rate.

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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)