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Homicides in South Africa

20,336 Number in 2017

Homicides of South Africa fell gradually from 25,127 in 1998 to 20,336 in 2017.

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Date Value Change, %
2017 20,336.00 6.94 %
2016 19,016.00 1.84 %
2015 18,673.00 4.88 %
2014 17,805.00 4.59 %
2013 17,023.00 5.00 %
2012 16,213.00 4.24 %
2011 15,554.00 -2.13 %
2010 15,893.00 -5.21 %
2009 16,767.00 -7.28 %
2008 18,084.00 -1.72 %
2007 18,400.00 -3.70 %
2006 19,106.00
Homicides in South Africa
Rate 35.9 Rate per 100,000 population in 2017 UNODC
Uganda 4,735 Number in 2017 UNODC
Kenya 2,466 Number in 2017 UNODC
Morocco 761 Number in 2017 UNODC
Burundi 635 Number in 2016 UNODC
Ghana 609 Number in 2017 UNODC
Cameroon 341 Number in 2017 UNODC
Burkina Faso 240 Number in 2017 UNODC
Eswatini 130 Number in 2017 UNODC
Benin 126 Number in 2017 UNODC
Firearm 6,101 Number in 2007 UNODC
Sharp 5,775 Number in 2007 UNODC
Male 13,201 Number in 2011 UNODC
Female 2,408 Number in 2011 UNODC
Kidnapping 5,455 Number in 2017 UNODC

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