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UNODC. 2014 ‘Homicides and Gun Homicides in Germany.’ 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 Germany (2000-2012)

Year: Homicides - HomRate

2011: 662 - 0.8
2010: 690 - 0.8
2009: 706 - 0.8
2008: 722 - 0.9
2007: 757 - 0.9
2006: 808 - 1.0
2005: 869 - 1.0
2004: 868 - 1.0
2003: 859 - 1.0
2002: 955 - 1.1
2001: 925 - 1.1
2000: 1,015 - 1.2

Source: Eurostat/CTS

Gun Homicides in Germany (2005-2012)

Year: Gun% - GunHom*

2006: 24 - 194
2005: 24 - 209

Source: CTS

[CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems; Eurostat = The statistical office of the European Union. Offences recorded by the police]

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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