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

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

2011: nr
2010: nr
2009: nr
2008: nr - 27.4 - nr - nr - nr (WHO)
2007: nr
2006: nr
2005: nr
2004: 352 - 17.2 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
2003: nr
2002: 346 - 17.5 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
2001: 353 - 18.2 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
2000: 380 - 20.0 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
1999: 379 - 20.5 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
1998: 407 - 22.6 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
1997: 327 - 18.7 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
1996: 353 - 20.8 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)
1995: 373 - 22.6 - nr - nr - nr (NP/INTERPOL)

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

[WHO = World Health Organisation Causes of Death 2008 dataset; INTERPOL = International Criminal Police Oganisation; 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)

ID: Q6392

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