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Latest items for MURDER-DATA-4

July 27, 2016, 8:29 p.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"At least 284 women were killed in Turkey in 2015" (para 17)
Jan. 23, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Countries: Canada
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"The NWAC indicated that, in 2010, nearly half of the 582 cases [of murders of Aboriginal women] remained unsolved, while the overall rate of resolved homicide cases in the State party is about 80 percent. It also found that the 153 cases of murders of Aboriginal women committed between 2000 and 2008 represent approximately 10 percent of the total number of female homicides in the State party during this period, despite the fact that Aboriginal women make up only three percent of the total female population," (4). "RCMP also conducted a review of the number of murdered Aboriginal women, from 1932 to 2013, which validated 327 homicides, 98 (30%) of ...more
Aug. 12, 2015, 4:08 p.m.
Countries: Iraq
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"There are no accurate statistics showing the number of women killed as a result of the terror facing the Iraqi street from 2003 until the start of the law enforcement plan in 2008. However, it is possible to point to certain indicators, including what happened in Basra in 2007, where 140 women were killed as a result of the extremism of armed groups and their religious rulings, as well as eight women killed at the beginning of 2008. In Diyala governorate, some 150-200 women met their end that same year" (7-8). "Furthermore, the statistics indicate that there were 118 cases of murder [in Kurdistan] in 2008 and 85 women killed ...more
July 31, 2015, 9:26 p.m.
Countries: Iraq
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"There are no accurate statistics showing the number of women killed as a result of the terror facing the Iraqi street from 2003 until the start of the law enforcement plan in 2008. However, it is possible to point to certain indicators, including what happened in Basra in 2007, where 140 women were killed as a result of the extremism of armed groups and their religious rulings, as well as eight women killed at the beginning of 2008. In Diyala governorate, some 150-200 women met their end that same year" (7-8). "Furthermore, the statistics indicate that there were 118 cases of murder [in Kurdistan] in 2008 and 85 women killed ...more
July 15, 2015, 5:52 p.m.
Countries: Brazil
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3, MURDER-DATA-4

"Brazil is the seventh country in the world with the highest number of murder of females. In every thousand women 5.8 are murdered annually. Minas Gerais is the state with the second highest rates with 6.3 murders every thousand (data from IPEA, 2013)" (page 4).
Jan. 6, 2014, 7:09 p.m.
Countries: Brazil
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"In 2010 alone, a femicide was committed every hour, 57 minutes and 43 seconds, which translates into 4.5 homicides per 100,000 women"
Jan. 20, 2012, 2:28 p.m.
Countries: Kyrgyzstan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

In total, 1,075 offences were committed against women. They included: All types of murder - 86 (4)
Dec. 29, 2011, 2:10 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

"Women are being killed in Honduras at a rate of one a day in a wave of gender-based murders – or 'femicide'. Gender-based violence is now the second highest cause of death for women of reproductive age in this tiny Central American country. Human rights campaigners say that more than 2,000 women like Grace have been killed in the past five years" (para 5). "But in the month after the coup [that deposed President Manuel Zelaya in July 2009], there was a 60% rise in the number of femicides, with the bodies of more than 50 women found in the two largest cities, Tegucigalpa and San Pedro Sula" (para 8)more
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Sri Lanka
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.38, data from year 2000
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Swaziland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

0.29, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Switzerland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

0.45, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Syria
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Taiwan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Tajikistan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

0.55, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Tanzania
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Thailand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.00, data from year 2002
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Togo
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Trinidad/Tobago
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.95, data from year 2002
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Tunisia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Turkey
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Turkmenistan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.43, data from year 1998
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Uganda
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Ukraine
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

2.27, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: United Arab Emirates
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

99
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: United Kingdom
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

0.12, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.48, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:28 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MURDER-DATA-4

1.11, data from year 2004