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UNODC. 2013 ‘Homicide in 207 Countries - US Virgin Islands.’ 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 the US Virgin Islands

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

2011: nr
2010: nr
2009: nr
2008: nr
2007: 43 - 39.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2006: 43 - 39.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2005: 35 - 31.9 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2004: 37 - 33.8 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2003: 31 - 28.3 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2002: 41 - 37.6 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2001: 28 - 25.7 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
2000: 24 - 22.1 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1999: 27 - 24.9 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1998: nr - 22.9 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
1997: nr - 27.6 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO)
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

[PAHO = Pan American Health Organisation's Core Health Data System]

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: Q6351

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