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

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

2011: 662 - 0.8 (CTS - CTS)
2010: 690 - 0.8 - 26.3 - 158 - 0.2 (CTS - CTS - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2009: 706 - 0.9 - 29.9 - 188 - 0.2 (CTS - CTS - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2008: 722 - 0.9 - 26.1 - 171 - 0.2 (CTS - CTS - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2007: 757 - 0.9 - 26.9 - 186 - 0.2 (CTS - CTS - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2006: 808 - 1.0 or 0.6 - 29.4 - 214 - 0.3 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2005: 869 - 1.1 or 0.6 - 28.6 - 230 - 0.3 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2004: 868 - 1.1 or 0.7 - 30.5 - 247 - 0.3 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2003: 859 - 1.0 or 0.7 - 33.8 - 277 - 0.3 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2002: 955 - 1.2 or 0.8 - 29.4 - 269 - 0.3 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2001: 925 - 1.1 or 0.7 - 38.1 - 331 - 0.4 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
2000: 1,015 - 1.2 or 0.8 - 40.0 - 384 - 0.5 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
1999: 1,020 - 1.2 or 0.9 - 41.2 - 414 - 0.5 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
1998: 998 - 1.2 or 0.9 - 41.2 - 402 - 0.5 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
1997: 1,265 - 1.5 or 0.9 - 47.1 - 555 - 0.7 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
1996: 1,382 - 1.7 or 1.1 - 46.6 - 582 - 0.7 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)
1995: 1,406 - 1.7 or 1.2 - 58.6 - 804 - 1.0 (CTS - CTS or WHO-HFA - CTS/NP - CTS/NP - CTS/NP)

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

[CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems; WHO-HFA = World Health Organisation European Health For All database; NP = National police]

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)

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