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

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

2011: 2,641 - 6.3 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2010: 2,239 - 5.5 or 2.9 - nr - nr - nr (WHO - WHO or CTS/NP)
2009: 2,218 - 5.6 or 3.0 - nr - nr - nr (WHO - WHO or CTS/NP)
2008: 1,413 - 3.7 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2007: 1,281 - 3.4 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2006: 1,286 - 3.5 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2005: 1,260 - 3.5 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2004: 1,395 - 4.0 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
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; WHO = World Health Organization Global Burden of Disease Mortality Estimates]

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: Q6419

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