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Latest items for MURDER-DATA-3

Jan. 1, 2021, 3:52 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

"Overall, Áviles considers the report’s tally of femicides to be conservative. Indeed, although the femicide rate calculated by his team is high by international standards — three femicides for every 100,000 women — it diverges from a widely cited statistic from a 2012 American Civil Liberties Union report that said Puerto Rico had the highest per capita rate of women over 14 killed by their partners. The new report places Puerto Rico’s femicide rate as the sixth worst in the Americas, behind Jamaica, Belize, Granada, Peru, and the Dominican Republic. While the researchers found that it was higher than the U.S. as a whole, when compared to the 50 states...more
Jan. 1, 2021, 3:52 p.m.
Countries: United States
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

"Overall, Áviles considers the report’s tally of femicides to be conservative. Indeed, although the femicide rate calculated by his team is high by international standards — three femicides for every 100,000 women — it diverges from a widely cited statistic from a 2012 American Civil Liberties Union report that said Puerto Rico had the highest per capita rate of women over 14 killed by their partners. The new report places Puerto Rico’s femicide rate as the sixth worst in the Americas, behind Jamaica, Belize, Granada, Peru, and the Dominican Republic. While the researchers found that it was higher than the U.S. as a whole, when compared to the 50 states...more
Aug. 10, 2020, 1:24 p.m.
Countries: Mexico
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

“Dalilah’s mother, Nery Rodei Pelayo Ramírez, was stabbed to death by her boyfriend on 16 September – one of nearly 4,000 Mexican women killed in 2019” (para 8).
Dec. 6, 2019, 2:23 p.m.
Countries: Brazil
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

"Brazil -- which is home to over 200 million people -- is already among the most dangerous places on earth to be female. The report found that femicides -- when a woman is murdered for being a woman -- increased by 4% last year on the previous year, even as the national homicide rate fell 10.8%. In 88% of those cases, the perpetrator was the woman's partner or former partner" (para 3-4).
May 11, 2019, 6:18 p.m.
Countries: Argentina
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

"According to Casa del Encuentro, almost 3,000 women have been killed since 2008, when the organization started to monitor femicides" (para 11). "According to La Casa del Encuentro, an Argentinian feminist organization monitoring femicides in the country, 230 women were murdered between January 1 and October 31, 2016—roughly one every 30 hours" (para 18).
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Laos
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 3.20 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Costa Rica
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 2.15 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Peru
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 3.26 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Uruguay
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 2.36 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: New Zealand
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 0.60 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Kenya
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 2.62 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Honduras
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 10.21 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Rwanda
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 1.09 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Spain
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 0.48 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Georgia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 1.65 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Chile
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 1.00 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Romania
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 1.97 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Angola
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2012 was 2.05 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Indonesia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 0.26 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Bulgaria, Iceland
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 0.60 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Ecuador
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 2.20 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Chad
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 3.62 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Kosovo
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 0.44 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Guyana
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 2.61 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Macedonia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2014 was 0.96 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Malta
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 0.94 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Azerbaijan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 1.80 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Bhutan
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2016 was 1.07 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Mauritania
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2015 was 5.17 per 100,000 population.
Dec. 11, 2018, 4:32 p.m.
Countries: Namibia
Variables: MURDER-DATA-3

According to the data chart, the female homicide rate in 2012 was 3.48 per 100,000 population.