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What are your Chances of Becoming a Crime Statistic?

What are Your Chances of Becoming a CRIME STATISTIC? The country with the highest rates of kidnapping in the world is Jamaica and Honduras share the dubious distinction of having the world's highest homicide rates – if you're a citizen of either of those countries, you have a Turkey, where at least 10,509 people 6 percent chance of being murdered." were nabbed in 2008." ICELAND MONACO JAMAICA TUKKEY HONDURAS The two countries with the lowest murder rates are Monaco and Iceland. WESTERN HEMISPHERE, EASTERN HEMISPHERE 2008 - H2007 2008 352 Terrorist Attacks 4,594 Terrorist Attacks 352 attacks in the period from If you live in the Western Hemisphere you're far less likely to become a victim of terrorism than your neighbors in the Eastern Hemisphere, with 2007-2008. Those in the Near East are the most vulnerable, with 4,594 such attacks in the same period. 121 The odds of being a victim of a violent crime in the U.S. depend in part on where you live-rates are highest in the South and lowest in the Northeast. VIOLENT CRIMES 358 per 100,000 Inhabitants Northeast Midwest 386 West VIOLENT 422 VIOLEN VIOMES South 494 VIOLENT CRIMES The odds of being murdered in the U.S. are 100 90 one in 20,000. 80 70 If you're murdered, there is a 60 50 44% 20 10 chance that you'll know your killer.l Among countries that report such data, the highest Female Population of the U.S. rates of sex-based crimes are in the (154 million) U.S., where 17.7 million Approximately one in 10 women in the U.S. will be stalked by a former spouse or American women 11% have been victims (17.7 million) of sexual assault, 1 boyfriend at some point in their lives. ) Among women who die at the hand of an intimate partner, 75% reported having been stalked by their killers before their death. 15) 5.5% Of the 4,000 race-based hate crimes nearly reported in the U.S. in 2008, 1.3% 17% 3.4% African American White Asian/Pacific Islander 73% were committed against African Americans.) American Indian/Alaskan Native Multi-racial Groups In 2009, there were 336,655 reports of Internet-based crimes such as identity theft in the U.S. The financial loses associated with these crimes totaled $560 million. [3] $560 Yearly Dollar Loss (in millions) $265 $239 $183 $198 $126 $54 $68 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 UNITED STATES COMPARATIVE STATISTICS E The odds of you being struck by lightning in a given year are one in 750,000. A Americans have a 41 percent chance of P The likelihood of you dying in any severe weather incident in the U.S. is about one in 82,000. dying at home, a 20 percent chance of dying in a public place, and a 2 percent chance of dying specifically in the workplace.") According to the U.S. National Safety Council, the odds you'll die from a fall in the bathtub are one in 11,469." The odds of dying in a plane crash in the U.S. are about one in 5 million, though these odds are slightly worse for frequent fliers, te) The odds of dying in a car crash in the U.S. are one in 85. Sources: [1] United Nations Office on Drugs and Crime, [2] National Counterterrorism Center/U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation, [3] Department of Justice/Federal Bureau of Investigation, [4] Rape, Abuse and Incest National Network, [5] Witness Justice [6] National Weather Service, [7] National Safety Council, [8] National Transportation Safety Board

What are your Chances of Becoming a Crime Statistic?

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Crime statistics determine what your chances of being a victim of crime. This helpful infographic provides information about crime rates in the world and in the United States.




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