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UNODC. 2014 ‘Homicides and Gun Homicides in Nepal.’ Global Study on Homicide 2013: Trends, Context, Data. Vienna: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime (UNODC). 10 April

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Homicides in Nepal (2000-2012)

Year: Homicides - HomRate

2011: 786 - 2.9
2010: 818 - 3.0
2009: 804 - 3.0
2008: 889 - 3.4
2007: 893 - 3.4
2006: 633 - 2.5
2005: 913 - 3.6
2004: 936 - 3.8
2003: 757 - 3.1
2002: 858 - 3.6
2001: 848 - 3.6
2000: 635 - 2.7

Source: NSO

Gun Homicides in Nepal (2005-2012)

Year: Gun% - GunHom*

2006: 13 - 82
2005: 12 - 110

Source: CTS

[NSO = National statistical office; CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems]

Homicides: Count (number per annum) of homicides by all methods
HomRate: Annual rate of homicide (all methods) per 100,000 population
Gun%: Percentage of all homicides committed with a firearm
GunHom: Count (number per annum) of homicides committed with a firearm

[*Editor's Note: As this edition of the Global Study on Homicide does not provide the number of gun deaths, GunPolicy.org calculates the annual number of homicides committed with a firearm as follows: Homicides x Gun% = GunHom.]

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