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Latest items for MURDER-DATA-6

May 3, 2016, 11:32 a.m.
Countries: Switzerland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

"A special survey on homicides and attempted homicides conducted by the Federal Statistical Office with police authorities revealed that, for the years 2000 to 2004, 40% of victims were women.14. If one counts only the victims who actually lost their lives, that proportion rises to 50%" (13).
Jan. 23, 2016, 2:11 p.m.
Countries: Canada
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

"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).
Dec. 16, 2014, 12:47 p.m.
Countries: Afghanistan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

“In Afghanistan, the percent of female murder victims killed by a current or former partner is unknown.” This text occurs at 1:30 (Coder Comment-SPS)
July 9, 2014, 9:17 a.m.
Countries: Colombia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

"During the period 2009-2010 the following cases of violence were reported: 15,817 homicides in 2009 and 15,459 in 2010; 42 homicide victims in 2009 were civil society leaders and 3of them were women; 54 homicide victims in 2010 were civil society leaders and 9 of them were women. The significant number of murders of women leaders shows the intolerance that armed groups have regarding women ́s participation in social organizations, as well as in the defense of victims’ rights. In 2010 there were 39 massacres that claimed the lives of 183 individuals; in 2010 there were 1,150 mine explosions that harmed 167 people (16 of which were women); and87,990 people ...more
April 13, 2011, 2:55 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

"Females comprised 70 percent of victims killed by an intimate partner in 2007 and the proportion has remained mostly unchanged since 1993" (56)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Zimbabwe
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Poland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

40, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Portugal
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

27, data from year 2003
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Qatar
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Romania
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

47, data from year 2007
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Russia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

27, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Saudi Arabia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Senegal
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Serbia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

28, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Sierra Leone
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Singapore
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

16, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Slovakia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

42, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Slovenia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

33, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Solomon Islands
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Somalia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: South Africa
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

12, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: South Korea
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

100, data from year 2006
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

29, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Sri Lanka
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Sudan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Suriname
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

30, data from year 2000
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Swaziland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

99 (missing data)
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Sweden
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

45, data from year 2005
Feb. 15, 2011, 12:31 p.m.
Countries: Switzerland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-6

18, data from year 2005