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

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

2011: nr
2010: 734 or 741 - 11.4 or 11.5 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES or OAS)
2009: 831 - 13.1 or 13.4 - 56.1 - 466 - 7.3 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or OAS - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
2008: 941 - 15.1 or 16.4 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES and OAS or PAHO)
2007: 748 - 12.2 or 14.8 or 16.9 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or OAS or PAHO)
2006: 742 - 12.3 or 15.5 or 16.1 - 63.3 - 470 - 7.8 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or OAS or PAHO - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
2005: 887 - 15.0 or 18.2 or 17.6 - 60.3 - 535 - 9.1 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or OAS or PAHO - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
2004: 1,009 - 17.4 or 20.9 or 22.4 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or OAS or PAHO)
2003: 973 - 17.1 or 21.0 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO)
2002: 1,054 - 18.9 or 19.8 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO)
2001: 890 - 16.3 or 20.7 - nr - nr - nr (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO)
2000: 662- 12.4 or 20.1 - 61.0 - 404 - 7.6 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
1999: 634 - 12.1 or 17.5 - 63.6 - 403 - 7.7 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
1998: 856 - 16.7 or 18.5 - 60.0 - 514 - 10.0 (CTS/NSO/SES - CTS/NSO/SES or PAHO - CTS/SES - CTS/SES - CTS/SES)
1997: nr - 18.0 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1996: nr - 20.0 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1995: nr - 18.6 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)

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

[PAHO = Pan American Health Organisation's Core Health Data System; OAS = Organisation of American States; CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems; SES = Regional System of Standardised Citizen Security and Coexistence Indicators; 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: Q6330

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