Homicide rate from firearms

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. Colombia 59.41
    2. El Salvador 37.36
    3. Honduras 30.26
    4. Puerto Rico 17.01
    5. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 16.67
    6. Guatemala 15.17
    7. Brazil 14.83
    8. Mexico 12.63
    9. Venezuela 12.34
    10. South Africa 12.20
    11. Bahamas 10.74
    12. Haiti 8.79
    13. Ecuador 7.83
    14. Jamaica 7.43
    15. Thailand 7.09
    16. Dominican Republic 6.54
    17. Ivory Coast 6.34
    18. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 6.31
    19. Nicaragua 6.29
    20. United States 6.25
    21. Swaziland 6.24
    22. Cape Verde 6.23
    23. Paraguay 6.02
    24. Afghanistan 5.66
    25. Bolivia 5.38
    26. Lesotho 5.25
    27. Panama 5.25
    28. Saint Lucia 5.09
    29. Greenland 5.06
    30. Burkina Faso 5.02
    31. Ethiopia 4.86
    32. Trinidad and Tobago 4.76
    33. Philippines 4.66
    34. Guinea Bissau 4.56
    35. Belize 4.32
    36. Namibia 4.07
    37. Iraq 4.03
    38. Kenya 3.47
    39. Argentina 3.43
    40. Guyana 3.33
    41. Lebanon 3.16
    42. Georgia 3.07
    43. Costa Rica 3.04
    44. Albania 2.96
    45. Barbados 2.96
    46. Uruguay 2.89
    47. Niger 2.88
    48. Eritrea 2.85
    49. Mali 2.78
    50. Rwanda 2.61
    51. Suriname 2.55
    52. Benin 2.55
    53. Papua New Guinea 2.52
    54. Estonia 2.52
    55. Central African Republic 2.51
    56. Togo 2.49
    57. Equatorial Guinea 2.48
    58. Azerbaijan 2.48
    59. Guinea 2.47
    60. Mauritania 2.46
    61. Chad 2.41
    62. Congo (Brazzaville) 2.35
    63. Peru 2.27
    64. Saint Thomas and Principe 2.27
    65. Zambia 2.13
    66. Serbia 2.12
    67. Tanzania 2.11
    68. Gabon 2.10
    69. Montenegro 2.06
    70. Comoros 2.06
    71. Jordan 1.99
    72. Nigeria 1.92
    73. Turkey 1.90
    74. West Bank and Gaza 1.87
    75. Djibouti 1.83
    76. Cameroon 1.82
    77. Kyrgyzstan 1.82
    78. Ghana 1.82
    79. Dominica 1.82
    80. Sri Lanka 1.78
    81. Angola 1.77
    82. South Sudan 1.74
    83. Somalia 1.72
    84. Italy 1.65
    85. Mozambique 1.64
    86. Turkmenistan 1.59
    87. Bermuda 1.59
    88. Northern Mariana Islands 1.57
    89. Chile 1.52
    90. Guam 1.49
    91. Marshall Islands 1.49
    92. Latvia 1.48
    93. Lithuania 1.44
    94. Yemen 1.43
    95. American Samoa 1.40
    96. Croatia 1.38
    97. Liberia 1.37
    98. Antigua and Barbuda 1.37
    99. Russia 1.31
    100. Uganda 1.24
    101. Moldova 1.14
    102. Solomon Islands 1.13
    103. Tonga 1.11
    104. Congo (Kinshasa) 1.10
    105. Portugal 1.07
    106. Laos 1.07
    107. Seychelles 1.05
    108. India 1.02
    109. Kazakhstan 1.01
    110. Cuba 0.99
    111. Libya 0.95
    112. Slovakia 0.93
    113. Tajikistan 0.89
    114. Armenia 0.88
    115. Syria 0.86
    116. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.84
    117. Sierra Leone 0.83
    118. Gambia 0.81
    119. Kuwait 0.78
    120. Belgium 0.76
    121. Israel 0.75
    122. Bulgaria 0.71
    123. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.70
    124. Canada 0.69
    125. Samoa 0.68
    126. Senegal 0.68
    127. France 0.68
    128. Uzbekistan 0.67
    129. Iran 0.66
    130. Malta 0.66
    131. Zimbabwe 0.66
    132. Algeria 0.65
    133. Finland 0.64
    134. Belarus 0.62
    135. Cyprus 0.61
    136. Pakistan 0.60
    137. Switzerland 0.59
    138. United Arab Emirates 0.59
    139. Malawi 0.57
    140. Bahrain 0.56
    141. Grenada 0.55
    142. Australia 0.55
    143. Luxembourg 0.54
    144. Cambodia 0.53
    145. Ukraine 0.52
    146. Kiribati 0.49
    147. Greece 0.49
    148. New Zealand 0.47
    149. Timor Leste 0.47
    150. Slovenia 0.45
    151. Madagascar 0.42
    152. Botswana 0.42
    153. Norway 0.41
    154. Austria 0.40
    155. Burma (Myanmar) 0.39
    156. Qatar 0.39
    157. Malaysia 0.38
    158. Netherlands 0.35
    159. Taiwan 0.34
    160. Czech Republic 0.34
    161. Burundi 0.33
    162. Poland 0.32
    163. Vanuatu 0.31
    164. Northern Ireland 0.30
    165. Bhutan 0.29
    166. Denmark 0.28
    167. Tunisia 0.27
    168. Scotland 0.27
    169. Sweden 0.27
    170. Andorra 0.26
    171. Spain 0.25
    172. Mongolia 0.24
    173. Hungary 0.23
    174. Fiji 0.22
    175. Morocco 0.21
    176. Germany 0.21
    177. Nepal 0.20
    178. Iceland 0.19
    179. Ireland 0.19
    180. Romania 0.19
    181. Brunei 0.18
    182. Wales 0.17
    183. Egypt 0.17
    184. United Kingdom 0.16
    185. Sudan 0.16
    186. Saudi Arabia 0.15
    187. England 0.14
    188. Vietnam 0.13
    189. Maldives 0.13
    190. North Korea 0.13
    191. Mauritius 0.11
    192. Bangladesh 0.10
    193. China 0.09
    194. Indonesia 0.06
    195. South Korea 0.06
    196. Oman 0.06
    197. Singapore 0.05
    198. Japan 0.05
    2017 Ranking
    1. El Salvador 41.32
    2. Venezuela 39.48
    3. Guatemala 29.13
    4. Honduras 26.14
    5. Colombia 21.70
    6. Jamaica 21.70
    7. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 21.31
    8. Puerto Rico 20.44
    9. Brazil 20.41
    10. Bahamas 19.22
    11. Belize 14.90
    12. Trinidad and Tobago 14.64
    13. Dominican Republic 14.29
    14. Panama 11.62
    15. Mexico 11.49
    16. Saint Lucia 9.54
    17. Philippines 9.54
    18. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 9.28
    19. Guyana 8.37
    20. Ecuador 8.16
    21. Paraguay 7.50
    22. Haiti 7.36
    23. Lesotho 6.76
    24. Costa Rica 6.57
    25. Cape Verde 6.45
    26. Ivory Coast 5.33
    27. Burkina Faso 4.87
    28. United States 4.63
    29. Afghanistan 4.55
    30. West Bank and Gaza 4.43
    31. South Africa 4.30
    32. Barbados 4.29
    33. Guinea Bissau 4.18
    34. Uruguay 3.86
    35. Dominica 3.81
    36. Iraq 3.69
    37. Nicaragua 3.68
    38. Kenya 3.59
    39. Swaziland 3.46
    40. Argentina 3.43
    41. Thailand 3.39
    42. Eritrea 3.37
    43. Guinea 3.31
    44. Chad 3.27
    45. Suriname 3.19
    46. Bolivia 3.06
    47. Togo 2.85
    48. Niger 2.80
    49. Benin 2.68
    50. South Sudan 2.67
    51. Somalia 2.57
    52. Mali 2.53
    53. Saint Thomas and Principe 2.42
    54. Ethiopia 2.36
    55. Antigua and Barbuda 2.34
    56. Namibia 2.33
    57. Mozambique 2.29
    58. Djibouti 2.11
    59. Comoros 2.03
    60. Lebanon 2.02
    61. Zambia 2.02
    62. Peru 2.01
    63. Central African Republic 1.96
    64. Tanzania 1.90
    65. Greenland 1.90
    66. Mauritania 1.89
    67. Chile 1.77
    68. Nigeria 1.76
    69. Ghana 1.76
    70. Albania 1.73
    71. Papua New Guinea 1.65
    72. Jordan 1.53
    73. Bermuda 1.47
    74. Georgia 1.41
    75. Guam 1.35
    76. Cameroon 1.35
    77. Gabon 1.29
    78. Uganda 1.28
    79. Botswana 1.27
    80. Congo (Brazzaville) 1.27
    81. Montenegro 1.21
    82. Northern Mariana Islands 1.20
    83. Turkey 1.16
    84. Yemen 1.09
    85. Liberia 1.07
    86. Equatorial Guinea 1.06
    87. Syria 1.05
    88. Israel 1.05
    89. Sri Lanka 1.01
    90. Rwanda 0.97
    91. Azerbaijan 0.95
    92. Angola 0.94
    93. Seychelles 0.91
    94. Libya 0.90
    95. Marshall Islands 0.87
    96. Serbia 0.84
    97. Russia 0.84
    98. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 0.82
    99. Congo (Kinshasa) 0.80
    100. India 0.74
    101. Solomon Islands 0.72
    102. American Samoa 0.72
    103. Zimbabwe 0.71
    104. Gambia 0.70
    105. Turkmenistan 0.70
    106. Armenia 0.70
    107. Sierra Leone 0.67
    108. Kazakhstan 0.65
    109. Ukraine 0.65
    110. Iran 0.60
    111. Pakistan 0.58
    112. Malawi 0.54
    113. Bulgaria 0.53
    114. Kyrgyzstan 0.52
    115. Bosnia and Herzegovina 0.51
    116. Tajikistan 0.50
    117. Canada 0.50
    118. Senegal 0.49
    119. Grenada 0.46
    120. Cyprus 0.46
    121. Latvia 0.46
    122. Cuba 0.46
    123. Malaysia 0.45
    124. Madagascar 0.45
    125. United Arab Emirates 0.44
    126. Samoa 0.44
    127. Malta 0.44
    128. Morocco 0.42
    129. Sudan 0.40
    130. Laos 0.40
    131. Belarus 0.39
    132. Algeria 0.39
    133. Lithuania 0.38
    134. Bahrain 0.36
    135. Portugal 0.36
    136. Slovakia 0.35
    137. Belgium 0.35
    138. Greece 0.35
    139. Moldova 0.34
    140. Cambodia 0.33
    141. Croatia 0.32
    142. Timor Leste 0.32
    143. Tonga 0.32
    144. Italy 0.32
    145. Kiribati 0.31
    146. Estonia 0.31
    147. France 0.30
    148. Nepal 0.27
    149. Kuwait 0.26
    150. Fiji 0.25
    151. Finland 0.25
    152. Egypt 0.25
    153. Sweden 0.25
    154. Mongolia 0.25
    155. Netherlands 0.23
    156. Tunisia 0.22
    157. Burma (Myanmar) 0.22
    158. Vanuatu 0.20
    159. Slovenia 0.20
    160. Burundi 0.20
    161. Luxembourg 0.19
    162. Ireland 0.19
    163. Uzbekistan 0.19
    164. Czech Republic 0.18
    165. Switzerland 0.18
    166. Australia 0.18
    167. New Zealand 0.17
    168. Mauritius 0.17
    169. Brunei 0.16
    170. Bhutan 0.16
    171. Denmark 0.16
    172. Andorra 0.15
    173. Saudi Arabia 0.15
    174. Austria 0.13
    175. Taiwan 0.13
    176. Norway 0.13
    177. Spain 0.13
    178. North Korea 0.11
    179. Poland 0.11
    180. Vietnam 0.10
    181. Qatar 0.10
    182. Scotland 0.10
    183. Germany 0.10
    184. Hungary 0.09
    185. Northern Ireland 0.08
    186. Maldives 0.08
    187. Bangladesh 0.07
    188. Romania 0.07
    189. Wales 0.07
    190. Iceland 0.06
    191. United Kingdom 0.06
    192. England 0.05
    193. Oman 0.04
    194. China 0.04
    195. South Korea 0.04
    196. Indonesia 0.04
    197. Japan 0.03
    198. Singapore 0.02

    Age-standardized homicide rates from firearms, measured as the number of deaths per 100,000 individuals. Age-standardization assumes a constant age structure of the population to allow comparison between countries and over time.

    Source: Global Burden of Disease Collaborative Network via Our World in Data