Interpersonal violence prevalence

per 100,000 people, 1990–2017

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    1990 Ranking
    1. China 7,671.14
    2. Taiwan 7,099.89
    3. North Korea 6,756.65
    4. Bermuda 5,412.25
    5. Burundi 5,135.26
    6. Northern Mariana Islands 4,968.85
    7. Uganda 4,769.57
    8. Kiribati 4,632.20
    9. Guam 4,431.43
    10. Zimbabwe 4,269.50
    11. Gabon 4,266.40
    12. American Samoa 4,108.14
    13. Zambia 4,107.53
    14. Tanzania 4,027.39
    15. Malawi 4,011.81
    16. Russia 3,968.69
    17. Fiji 3,906.29
    18. Italy 3,901.89
    19. Papua New Guinea 3,876.31
    20. Congo (Kinshasa) 3,850.90
    21. Bahamas 3,836.89
    22. South Africa 3,794.08
    23. Rwanda 3,781.66
    24. United States 3,721.86
    25. Kenya 3,651.37
    26. Micronesia 3,623.83
    27. Vanuatu 3,591.34
    28. Haiti 3,512.39
    29. Congo (Brazzaville) 3,442.17
    30. Marshall Islands 3,388.04
    31. Greenland 3,338.79
    32. Estonia 3,333.38
    33. Belarus 3,289.75
    34. Ethiopia 3,275.60
    35. Madagascar 3,254.04
    36. Latvia 3,189.83
    37. Solomon Islands 3,169.36
    38. Equatorial Guinea 3,165.69
    39. Moldova 3,154.21
    40. Samoa 3,136.82
    41. Ukraine 3,105.90
    42. Lithuania 3,065.65
    43. Mexico 3,042.87
    44. Djibouti 3,037.64
    45. Swaziland 3,032.33
    46. Liberia 3,027.00
    47. Saint Lucia 3,014.57
    48. New Zealand 2,996.53
    49. Hungary 2,955.15
    50. Mozambique 2,954.49
    51. Bulgaria 2,952.66
    52. Nigeria 2,933.16
    53. Eritrea 2,889.43
    54. South Sudan 2,887.07
    55. Mali 2,876.01
    56. Romania 2,875.21
    57. Bhutan 2,860.08
    58. Tonga 2,846.16
    59. Cape Verde 2,842.54
    60. Nepal 2,837.92
    61. Slovakia 2,803.32
    62. Dominica 2,803.28
    63. India 2,799.02
    64. United Arab Emirates 2,785.99
    65. Thailand 2,780.57
    66. Barbados 2,776.18
    67. Guyana 2,765.42
    68. Croatia 2,754.79
    69. Czech Republic 2,749.15
    70. France 2,744.74
    71. Lesotho 2,744.07
    72. Grenada 2,742.78
    73. Slovenia 2,736.30
    74. Colombia 2,703.85
    75. Angola 2,700.34
    76. Australia 2,669.70
    77. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 2,664.26
    78. Somalia 2,649.35
    79. Serbia 2,636.74
    80. Cameroon 2,625.67
    81. Portugal 2,599.56
    82. Venezuela 2,595.84
    83. Sierra Leone 2,534.56
    84. Central African Republic 2,530.11
    85. Philippines 2,499.92
    86. Botswana 2,484.36
    87. Puerto Rico 2,477.86
    88. Argentina 2,469.34
    89. Andorra 2,465.51
    90. Montenegro 2,460.25
    91. Bangladesh 2,441.93
    92. Namibia 2,411.18
    93. Chad 2,395.68
    94. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,377.81
    95. Pakistan 2,374.90
    96. Ghana 2,368.16
    97. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 2,346.81
    98. Kazakhstan 2,343.97
    99. Kyrgyzstan 2,333.28
    100. Belize 2,293.57
    101. Cuba 2,290.60
    102. Seychelles 2,289.29
    103. Azerbaijan 2,275.46
    104. Bahrain 2,251.14
    105. Bolivia 2,244.07
    106. Canada 2,233.24
    107. Togo 2,231.56
    108. Suriname 2,224.52
    109. Spain 2,210.03
    110. Trinidad and Tobago 2,193.08
    111. Paraguay 2,166.82
    112. Guinea Bissau 2,163.78
    113. Sweden 2,132.90
    114. Brazil 2,127.85
    115. Comoros 2,120.75
    116. Chile 2,110.56
    117. Cyprus 2,101.89
    118. Laos 2,099.84
    119. Mauritius 2,097.21
    120. Dominican Republic 2,088.43
    121. Poland 2,086.61
    122. Jamaica 2,056.36
    123. Malaysia 2,042.19
    124. Honduras 2,030.94
    125. Qatar 2,019.43
    126. Ivory Coast 2,019.08
    127. Antigua and Barbuda 2,013.81
    128. Albania 2,000.27
    129. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 1,983.03
    130. Costa Rica 1,980.89
    131. Panama 1,980.35
    132. Ecuador 1,978.46
    133. Turkey 1,973.54
    134. Sri Lanka 1,961.28
    135. Finland 1,953.03
    136. Switzerland 1,948.62
    137. Greece 1,935.08
    138. Luxembourg 1,930.71
    139. Saint Thomas and Principe 1,929.96
    140. Peru 1,924.41
    141. Guinea 1,886.36
    142. Tajikistan 1,883.92
    143. Armenia 1,880.11
    144. Austria 1,878.73
    145. Guatemala 1,865.91
    146. Iraq 1,864.23
    147. Uruguay 1,861.88
    148. Mauritania 1,854.10
    149. Benin 1,836.23
    150. United Kingdom 1,810.71
    151. Senegal 1,806.97
    152. El Salvador 1,798.13
    153. Mongolia 1,767.02
    154. Lebanon 1,756.86
    155. Kuwait 1,754.76
    156. Denmark 1,751.88
    157. Germany 1,746.34
    158. Jordan 1,743.08
    159. Netherlands 1,711.31
    160. Belgium 1,701.73
    161. Niger 1,678.74
    162. Nicaragua 1,648.44
    163. Burkina Faso 1,619.86
    164. Morocco 1,603.05
    165. Norway 1,599.36
    166. Vietnam 1,597.84
    167. Sudan 1,596.03
    168. Timor Leste 1,593.83
    169. Tunisia 1,578.41
    170. Turkmenistan 1,571.28
    171. Malta 1,569.04
    172. Japan 1,551.77
    173. Gambia 1,531.58
    174. South Korea 1,525.93
    175. Afghanistan 1,525.00
    176. Maldives 1,524.73
    177. Georgia 1,523.17
    178. Burma (Myanmar) 1,500.95
    179. Uzbekistan 1,495.29
    180. Ireland 1,492.10
    181. Indonesia 1,490.37
    182. Algeria 1,482.48
    183. Oman 1,474.95
    184. West Bank and Gaza 1,473.56
    185. Syria 1,466.71
    186. Saudi Arabia 1,452.56
    187. Libya 1,432.15
    188. Iceland 1,428.08
    189. Singapore 1,401.01
    190. Iran 1,367.13
    191. Yemen 1,342.54
    192. Israel 1,284.95
    193. Egypt 1,279.12
    194. Cambodia 1,275.26
    195. Brunei 1,200.48
    2017 Ranking
    1. China 8,750.10
    2. Taiwan 7,766.64
    3. North Korea 6,822.82
    4. Northern Mariana Islands 5,238.89
    5. Kiribati 5,156.97
    6. Guam 5,134.91
    7. Burundi 4,737.80
    8. American Samoa 4,699.37
    9. Malawi 4,607.05
    10. Equatorial Guinea 4,583.83
    11. Congo (Kinshasa) 4,564.26
    12. Uganda 4,558.04
    13. Fiji 4,479.82
    14. Marshall Islands 4,466.98
    15. Zimbabwe 4,420.69
    16. Micronesia 4,277.75
    17. Papua New Guinea 4,246.11
    18. Russia 4,115.27
    19. Kenya 4,091.06
    20. Zambia 4,089.36
    21. Vanuatu 4,066.41
    22. Gabon 4,011.97
    23. Ukraine 3,926.72
    24. Bermuda 3,907.62
    25. Solomon Islands 3,879.46
    26. Haiti 3,844.59
    27. Lithuania 3,778.14
    28. Tanzania 3,762.08
    29. Estonia 3,733.05
    30. Nepal 3,724.91
    31. Congo (Brazzaville) 3,708.02
    32. Belarus 3,642.94
    33. Samoa 3,590.82
    34. Tonga 3,582.39
    35. Angola 3,580.13
    36. Ethiopia 3,559.50
    37. Cape Verde 3,511.76
    38. Rwanda 3,504.31
    39. United States 3,494.39
    40. Latvia 3,397.06
    41. Bhutan 3,347.32
    42. Djibouti 3,326.95
    43. Czech Republic 3,326.78
    44. Lesotho 3,308.78
    45. Bahamas 3,282.86
    46. South Africa 3,237.23
    47. India 3,229.32
    48. Mozambique 3,183.80
    49. Eritrea 3,141.25
    50. Namibia 3,140.93
    51. Thailand 3,131.54
    52. Mali 3,098.94
    53. Philippines 3,093.87
    54. Swaziland 3,091.22
    55. Saint Lucia 3,024.20
    56. Madagascar 3,019.51
    57. New Zealand 3,005.40
    58. Venezuela 2,988.48
    59. Virgin Islands (U.S.) 2,981.48
    60. Moldova 2,972.90
    61. Belize 2,952.91
    62. Botswana 2,932.11
    63. Bangladesh 2,926.94
    64. Cameroon 2,907.09
    65. Seychelles 2,863.63
    66. Greenland 2,830.53
    67. Dominica 2,827.37
    68. South Sudan 2,814.19
    69. Liberia 2,801.05
    70. Sierra Leone 2,794.82
    71. Barbados 2,783.72
    72. Pakistan 2,781.92
    73. Ghana 2,748.37
    74. Mexico 2,725.26
    75. Puerto Rico 2,721.82
    76. Saint Vincent and Grenadines 2,703.39
    77. Somalia 2,701.75
    78. Grenada 2,672.46
    79. Slovakia 2,658.41
    80. Saint Thomas and Principe 2,651.90
    81. Jamaica 2,602.60
    82. Bulgaria 2,598.61
    83. Suriname 2,588.69
    84. Chad 2,586.64
    85. Australia 2,582.93
    86. Trinidad and Tobago 2,582.78
    87. Romania 2,577.59
    88. Bosnia and Herzegovina 2,576.32
    89. Nigeria 2,563.28
    90. Montenegro 2,562.84
    91. Central African Republic 2,561.16
    92. Hungary 2,556.43
    93. Slovenia 2,544.21
    94. Argentina 2,533.01
    95. Azerbaijan 2,521.77
    96. Vietnam 2,512.17
    97. Panama 2,502.51
    98. United Arab Emirates 2,500.13
    99. Guyana 2,494.29
    100. Dominican Republic 2,492.97
    101. Serbia 2,482.17
    102. Canada 2,471.50
    103. Uruguay 2,468.53
    104. Brazil 2,448.45
    105. Colombia 2,444.89
    106. Mauritius 2,430.83
    107. Mongolia 2,430.66
    108. Antigua and Barbuda 2,415.10
    109. Ecuador 2,403.29
    110. Croatia 2,378.92
    111. Bolivia 2,365.38
    112. Kazakhstan 2,350.12
    113. Costa Rica 2,341.79
    114. Laos 2,341.71
    115. Poland 2,340.91
    116. Togo 2,334.21
    117. Chile 2,326.37
    118. Sri Lanka 2,325.17
    119. Cuba 2,319.47
    120. Italy 2,298.77
    121. Albania 2,296.86
    122. Luxembourg 2,284.61
    123. Qatar 2,260.39
    124. Guinea Bissau 2,248.74
    125. Maldives 2,216.55
    126. El Salvador 2,213.42
    127. Ivory Coast 2,202.86
    128. Armenia 2,200.13
    129. Comoros 2,183.45
    130. Malaysia 2,178.75
    131. Sweden 2,148.30
    132. Bahrain 2,144.30
    133. Kyrgyzstan 2,117.43
    134. Honduras 2,116.50
    135. Macedonia (F.Y.R.O.M.) 2,115.81
    136. Cambodia 2,101.71
    137. Cyprus 2,067.96
    138. Paraguay 2,052.29
    139. Benin 2,032.35
    140. Turkey 2,030.87
    141. Oman 2,011.69
    142. Kuwait 2,011.45
    143. Saudi Arabia 1,997.37
    144. Turkmenistan 1,984.83
    145. Senegal 1,961.59
    146. Guinea 1,954.44
    147. Georgia 1,944.92
    148. Tajikistan 1,944.73
    149. United Kingdom 1,931.92
    150. Mauritania 1,919.71
    151. Lebanon 1,902.97
    152. Guatemala 1,889.09
    153. Finland 1,886.47
    154. Jordan 1,885.07
    155. Andorra 1,861.66
    156. Uzbekistan 1,846.91
    157. Tunisia 1,840.02
    158. Iran 1,836.40
    159. Spain 1,835.09
    160. Nicaragua 1,835.03
    161. France 1,829.09
    162. Belgium 1,793.71
    163. Portugal 1,793.52
    164. Algeria 1,790.69
    165. Iraq 1,781.55
    166. Burma (Myanmar) 1,769.91
    167. Libya 1,767.90
    168. Morocco 1,759.93
    169. Greece 1,750.81
    170. Sudan 1,748.59
    171. Malta 1,747.50
    172. Austria 1,733.76
    173. Ireland 1,728.53
    174. Timor Leste 1,728.53
    175. Japan 1,721.98
    176. Gambia 1,704.07
    177. Norway 1,696.44
    178. West Bank and Gaza 1,695.48
    179. Netherlands 1,694.68
    180. Denmark 1,693.28
    181. Switzerland 1,674.26
    182. Burkina Faso 1,645.21
    183. Peru 1,642.21
    184. Syria 1,633.50
    185. Indonesia 1,615.80
    186. Niger 1,611.13
    187. Iceland 1,606.94
    188. South Korea 1,576.99
    189. Germany 1,518.89
    190. Yemen 1,471.03
    191. Afghanistan 1,470.73
    192. Singapore 1,429.38
    193. Israel 1,403.18
    194. Egypt 1,383.42
    195. Brunei 1,285.97

    Prevalence is defined as the number of cases of a given disease in a specified population at a designated time per 100,000 people. Interpersonal violence includes physical violence by firearm, physical violence by sharp object, sexual violence, physical violence by other means.

    Source: Global Health Data Exchange