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

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

2011: 13,826 - 9.7 (CTS)
2010: 14,574 - 10.2 - nr - nr - nr (CTS)
2009: 15,954 or 21,603 - 11.2 or 15.1 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2008: 16,617 or 23,908 - 11.6 or 16.7 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2007: 18,301 or 25,650 - 12.8 or 17.9 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2006: 22,195 or 28,989 - 15.5 or 20.2 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2005: 25,439 or 35,817 - 17.7 or 24.9 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2004: 27,343 or 39,396 - 18.9 or 27.3 - nr - nr - nr (CTS or NSO - CTS or NSO)
2003: 42,160 - 29.1 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
2002: 44,675 - 30.7 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
2001: 43,556 - 29.8 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
2000: 41,386 - 28.2 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
1999: 38,589 - 26.2 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
1998: 33,982 - 23.0 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
1997: 35,405 - 23.9 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
1996: 39,490 - 26.6 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)
1995: 45,799 - 30.8 - nr - nr - nr (NSO)

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; NSO = National statistical office]

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: Q6274

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