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UNODC. 2013 ‘Homicide in 207 Countries - Chile.’ Global Study on Homicide 2011: Trends, Context, Data; Statistical Annex (with online datasets). Vienna: United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime. 26 June

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Homicide in Chile

Year: Homicides - HomRate - Gun% - GunHom - GunRate (Source)

2011: 636 - 3.7 (CTS/SES)
2010: 541 - 3.2 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/SES)
2009: 630 - 3.7 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/SES)
2008: 588 - 3.5 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/SES)
2007: 748 or 616 - 4.5 or 3.7 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO or CTS/SES - PAHO or CTS/SES)
2006: 922 or 590 - 5.6 or 3.6 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO or CTS/SES - PAHO or CTS/SES)
2005: 946 or 576 - 5.8 or 3.5 - 37.3 - 353 - 2.2 (PAHO or CTS/SES - PAHO or CTS/SES - WHO-MDB - WHO-MDB - WHO-MDB)
2004: 855 - 5.3 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2003: 830 - 5.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2002: 837 - 5.3 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2001: 843 - 5.4 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2000: 786 - 5.1 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1999: 457 - 3.0 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1998: 421 - 2.8 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1997: 371 - 2.5 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1996: 439 - 3.0 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1995: 461 - 3.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)

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
GunRate: Annual rate of firearm homicide per 100,000 population
Source: Data source or sources cited by UNODC
OR: Alternative figures provided by different sources
NR: Not reported

[PAHO = Pan American Health Organisation's Core Health Data System; SES = Regional System of Standardized Citizen Security and Coexistence Indicators; CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems; WHO-MDB = World Health Organisation Mortality Database]

Data for 1995-2010 were collated from three online UNODC spreadsheets:
- Homicide level for 2010, or latest available year (Homicides_by_firearms.xls)
- Homicide data series to be used for trends analyses (Homicide_data_series.xls)
- Homicides by firearms (Homicide_level.xlsx)
And from Table 9.1 of the hard-copy UNODC 2011 report (pp. 104-113)

Latest data (26 June 2013 for Homicides and 14 September 2012 for Gun Homicides) were collated from two online UNODC spreadsheets:
- Homicide statistics 2013 (Homicide_statistics2013.xls)
- Homicides by firearms (Homicides_by_firearms.xls)

ID: Q6331

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