Violence Death Rate by Country

Violence Death Rate by Country
According to the latest WHO data published in 2017;
Violence Death Rate by Country, total deaths by cause, Violence Cause of Death for every country in the world.

Violence


per 100,000 population LOW HIGH
Country Rate Deaths (%)
1 Honduras Honduras 94.47 6,919 (21.04%)
2 El Salvador El Salvador 62.82 3,869 (10.50%)
3 Venezuela Venezuela 50.50 16,091 (10.18%)
4 Zimbabwe Zimbabwe 47.41 4,442 (3.53%)
5 Colombia Colombia 47.07 23,530 (11.02%)
6 Belize Belize 41.54 134 (7.28%)
7 Guatemala Guatemala 39.85 5,917 (7.67%)
8 Jamaica Jamaica 34.79 983 (5.74%)
9 Trinidad/Tob. Trinidad/Tob. 31.74 446 (3.92%)
10 Dominican Rep. Dominican Rep. 31.18 3,179 (5.51%)
11 Brazil Brazil 29.50 63,349 (5.99%)
12 Lesotho Lesotho 29.26 635 (2.46%)
13 Haiti Haiti 28.99 3,009 (3.65%)
14 South Africa South Africa 25.69 14,288 (2.85%)
15 Bahamas Bahamas 22.68 92 (4.35%)
17 Swaziland Swaziland 20.87 257 (2.29%)
18 Guyana Guyana 20.04 144 (2.50%)
19 Mexico Mexico 18.97 24,146 (4.45%)
20 Panama Panama 18.62 733 (4.26%)
21 Uganda Uganda 16.65 5,103 (1.97%)
22 Namibia Namibia 15.49 358 (2.32%)
23 Nicaragua Nicaragua 15.17 914 (3.36%)
24 DR Congo DR Congo 14.82 10,322 (1.54%)
25 Peru Peru 14.65 4,572 (3.12%)
26 Iraq Iraq 14.52 4,624 (2.63%)
27 Bolivia Bolivia 14.14 1,462 (2.33%)
28 Central Africa Central Africa 13.90 642 (1.03%)
29 Sierra Leone Sierra Leone 13.51 849 (1.04%)
31 New Guinea New Guinea 12.99 933 (1.82%)
32 Cote d Ivoire Cote d Ivoire 12.97 2,688 (1.05%)
33 Philippines Philippines 12.60 11,702 (1.89%)
34 Cameroon Cameroon 12.13 2,688 (1.22%)
35 Mali Mali 11.67 1,905 (1.18%)
36 Zambia Zambia 11.65 1,574 (1.36%)
37 Congo Congo 11.53 466 (1.44%)
38 Liberia Liberia 11.32 469 (1.34%)
39 Angola Angola 11.17 2,414 (0.78%)
40 Ghana Ghana 11.12 2,737 (1.30%)
41 Mauritania Mauritania 10.97 416 (1.48%)
42 Niger Niger 10.87 1,984 (1.23%)
43 Suriname Suriname 10.75 58 (1.64%)
44 Burkina Faso Burkina Faso 10.57 1,774 (1.29%)
45 Ecuador Ecuador 10.49 1,654 (2.29%)
46 Botswana Botswana 10.48 245 (1.67%)
47 Nigeria Nigeria 10.41 17,843 (0.88%)
48 Barbados Barbados 10.21 29 (1.08%)
50 Chad Chad 9.84 1,266 (0.77%)
51 Gambia Gambia 9.75 181 (1.24%)
52 Pakistan Pakistan 9.73 17,983 (1.48%)
53 Gabon Gabon 9.64 155 (1.21%)
54 Togo Togo 9.63 668 (1.15%)
55 Russia Russia 9.23 14,792 (0.78%)
56 Guinea-Bissau Guinea-Bissau 9.14 169 (0.99%)
57 Kazakhstan Kazakhstan 9.09 1,592 (1.16%)
58 Kenya Kenya 9.06 3,780 (1.34%)
59 Guinea Guinea 9.02 1,067 (0.96%)
61 Tanzania Tanzania 8.99 4,056 (1.09%)
62 Ethiopia Ethiopia 8.96 7,552 (1.19%)
63 Costa Rica Costa Rica 8.82 440 (2.28%)
64 Kyrgyzstan Kyrgyzstan 8.76 460 (1.31%)
65 Comoros Comoros 8.74 60 (1.17%)
66 Eritrea Eritrea 8.66 390 (1.39%)
67 Qatar Qatar 8.39 181 (6.00%)
68 Afghanistan Afghanistan 8.34 2,272 (0.97%)
69 Senegal Senegal 7.98 1,105 (1.34%)
70 Mongolia Mongolia 7.91 242 (1.29%)
71 Madagascar Madagascar 7.80 1,863 (1.32%)
72 Paraguay Paraguay 7.76 496 (1.54%)
73 Uruguay Uruguay 7.65 261 (0.97%)
74 Sudan Sudan 7.20 2,596 (0.97%)
75 Burundi Burundi 6.84 688 (0.74%)
76 Djibouti Djibouti 6.79 60 (0.93%)
78 Benin Benin 6.66 654 (0.74%)
80 Somalia Somalia 6.58 599 (0.48%)
81 Laos Laos 6.57 467 (1.09%)
82 Yemen Yemen 6.40 1,631 (1.12%)
83 Saudi Arabia Saudi Arabia 6.09 1,814 (1.86%)
84 Oman Oman 6.03 225 (2.18%)
85 Cape Verde Cape Verde 5.96 31 (1.21%)
86 Lithuania Lithuania 5.83 195 (0.51%)
87 Latvia Latvia 5.66 132 (0.50%)
88 United States United States 5.53 16,936 (0.74%)
89 Rwanda Rwanda 5.46 589 (0.95%)
Country Rate
90 BelarusBelarus 5.45
91 EgyptEgypt 5.27
92 UkraineUkraine 5.18
93 South SudanSouth Sudan 5.11
95 ArgentinaArgentina 4.70
96 MoldovaMoldova 4.69
97 CubaCuba 4.64
98 Solomon Isl.Solomon Isl. 4.63
100 ChileChile 4.55
101 Timor-LesteTimor-Leste 4.48
102 IndiaIndia 4.45
104 IndonesiaIndonesia 4.35
105 North KoreaNorth Korea 4.28
106 AlgeriaAlgeria 4.20
107 TurkmenistanTurkmenistan 4.08
108 IranIran 4.07
109 LebanonLebanon 4.06
110 GeorgiaGeorgia 4.01
111 MalaysiaMalaysia 3.92
112 EstoniaEstonia 3.91
113 AlbaniaAlbania 3.90
114 MyanmarMyanmar 3.87
115 MaldivesMaldives 3.83
116 Viet NamViet Nam 3.74
117 ThailandThailand 3.65
119 Equ. GuineaEqu. Guinea 3.53
120 MozambiqueMozambique 3.39
121 NepalNepal 3.33
122 Sri LankaSri Lanka 3.15
123 JordanJordan 3.13
124 UzbekistanUzbekistan 3.08
125 BangladeshBangladesh 3.03
126 Arab EmiratesArab Emirates 2.85
127 SyriaSyria 2.85
128 MaltaMalta 2.61
129 Bosnia/Herzeg.Bosnia/Herzeg. 2.60
130 SingaporeSingapore 2.55
131 FijiFiji 2.51
132 LibyaLibya 2.47
133 MauritiusMauritius 2.45
134 TurkeyTurkey 2.40
135 KuwaitKuwait 2.33
137 MontenegroMontenegro 2.28
138 CambodiaCambodia 2.13
139 IsraelIsrael 2.12
140 MalawiMalawi 2.11
141 AzerbaijanAzerbaijan 2.07
142 CyprusCyprus 2.03
143 CanadaCanada 1.77
144 South KoreaSouth Korea 1.75
145 GreeceGreece 1.71
146 MoroccoMorocco 1.64
147 FinlandFinland 1.60
148 ArmeniaArmenia 1.53
149 TunisiaTunisia 1.52
150 SerbiaSerbia 1.51
151 TajikistanTajikistan 1.44
152 BhutanBhutan 1.40
153 SwedenSweden 1.35
154 United KingdomUnited Kingdom 1.32
155 BruneiBrunei 1.27
156 BulgariaBulgaria 1.25
158 MacedoniaMacedonia 1.23
157 RomaniaRomania 1.23
159 New ZealandNew Zealand 1.14
160 DenmarkDenmark 1.12
161 IcelandIceland 1.10
162 SlovakiaSlovakia 1.10
163 HungaryHungary 0.99
164 BelgiumBelgium 0.97
165 PortugalPortugal 0.96
166 AustraliaAustralia 0.92
167 FranceFrance 0.92
168 IrelandIreland 0.92
169 AustriaAustria 0.90
171 CroatiaCroatia 0.84
170 ItalyItaly 0.84
172 ChinaChina 0.82
173 BahrainBahrain 0.79
174 PolandPoland 0.76
175 SpainSpain 0.70
176 Czech RepublicCzech Republic 0.69
177 GermanyGermany 0.69
178 NorwayNorway 0.69
179 NetherlandsNetherlands 0.68
180 SwitzerlandSwitzerland 0.52
181 SloveniaSlovenia 0.48
182 LuxembourgLuxembourg 0.38
183 JapanJapan 0.26

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Health Data used is WHO 2014, 2017 updates, World Bank and the United Nations for population.
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