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UNODC. 2013 ‘Homicide in 207 Countries - Bolivia.’ 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 Bolivia

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

2011: 775 - 7.7 (CTS)
2010: 793 or 884 - 8.0 or 8.9 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP)
2009: 616 or 673 - 6.3 or 6.9 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP)
2008: 646 or 724 - 6.7 or 7.5 or 3.2 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP - CTS or NP or WHO)
2007: 650 or 723 - 6.9 or 7.6 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP)
2006: 482 or 530 - 5.2 or 5.7 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP)
2005: 478 or 596 - 5.2 or 6.5 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NP)
2004: nr
2003: nr
2002: nr
2001: nr
2000: nr
1999: nr
1998: nr
1997: nr
1996: nr
1995: nr

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; WHO = World Health Organisation Causes of Death 2008 dataset; CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems]

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: Q6335

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