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

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

2011: nr
2010: 31 - 11.3 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS)
2009: 19 - 7.0 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS)
2008: 23 - 8.5 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS)
2007: 25 - 9.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS)
2006: 35 - 12.9 or 18.1 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO)
2005: 25 - 9.2 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS)
2004: 22 - 8.1 or 1.6 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO)
2003: 33 - 12.2 or 9.5 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO)
2002: 25 - 9.3 or 11.9 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO)
2001: 25 - 9.3 or 9.7 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO)
2000: 20 - 7.5 or 9.8 - 40.0 - 8 - 3.0 (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS or PAHO - CTS - CTS - CTS)
1999: 23 - 8.6 - 39.1 - 9 - 3.4 (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS - CTS - CTS - CTS)
1998: 20 - 7.5 - 35.0 - 7 - 2.6 (PAHO/CTS/OAS - CTS/OAS - CTS - CTS - CTS)
1997: nr
1996: nr
1995: 16 - 6.1 - nr - nr - nr (PAHO/CTS/OAS - 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, Observatory on Citizen Security; CTS = United Nations Surveys on Crime Trends and the Operations of Criminal Justice Systems]

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: Q6389

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