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UNODC. 2013 ‘Homicide in 207 Countries - Saint Kitts and Nevis.’ 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 Saint Kitts and Nevis

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

2011: nr
2010: 20 - 38.2 - 85.0 - 17 - 32.4 (OAS/NP)
2009: 27 - 52.2 - 85.2 - 23 - 44.4 (OAS/NP)
2008: 23 - 45.0 or 26.5 - 78.3 - 18 - 35.2 (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO - NP - NP - NP)
2007: 16 - 31.7 or 8.2 - 75.0 - 12 - 23.8 (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO - NP - NP - NP)
2006: 17 - 34.1 or 2.1 - 76.5 - 13 - 26.1 (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO - NP - NP - NP)
2005: 8 - 16.3 - 75.0 - 6 - 12.2 (OAS/NP - OAS/NP - NP - NP - NP)
2004: 11 - 22.7 or 18.9 - 63.6 - 7 - 14.4 (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO - NP - NP - NP)
2003: 10 - 20.9 or 21.0 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
2002: 5 - 10.6 or 10.7 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
2001: 6 - 12.8 or 13.0 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
2000: 3 - 6.5 or 17.3 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
1999: 6 - 13.2 or 25.7 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
1998: 8 - 17.8 or 5.1 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
1997: 7 - 15.8 or 17.8 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
1996: 4 - 9.2 or 7.1 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or PAHO)
1995: 4 - 9.3 or 14.3 - nr - nr - nr (OAS/NP - OAS/NP or 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

[NP = National police; OAS = Organisation of American States - Observatory on Citizen Security. Number of offences of intentional homicide recorded by the police; PAHO = Pan American Health Organisation's Core Health Data System]

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: Q6356

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