Brazil: number of homicides 2006-2016, by ethnicity

Number of homicides in Brazil from 2006 to 2016, by ethnicity (in 1,000s)

Brazil: number of homicides 2006-2016, by ethnicity This statistic depicts the number of homicides registered in Brazil from 2006 to 2016, sorted by ethnicity. In 2016, approximately 45,380 black or brown-skinned people in Brazil were victims of homicide, whereas the number of non-black/brown homicide victims amounted to about 14,850. The homicide rate among black or brown-skinned Brazilians stood at 40 murder victims per 100,000 inhabitants in 2016.
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Number of homicides in Brazil from 2006 to 2016, by ethnicity (in 1,000s)

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Black/brown*Non-black/brown**
200630.2716.17
200730.5214.67
200832.715.05
200933.9315.25
201035.4814.46
201135.6214.28
201238.7614.82
201339.1714.52
201441.9415.12
201541.5914.4
201645.3814.85
Black/brown*Non-black/brown**
200630.2716.17
200730.5214.67
200832.715.05
200933.9315.25
201035.4814.46
201135.6214.28
201238.7614.82
201339.1714.52
201441.9415.12
201541.5914.4
201645.3814.85
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This statistic depicts the number of homicides registered in Brazil from 2006 to 2016, sorted by ethnicity. In 2016, approximately 45,380 black or brown-skinned people in Brazil were victims of homicide, whereas the number of non-black/brown homicide victims amounted to about 14,850. The homicide rate among black or brown-skinned Brazilians stood at 40 murder victims per 100,000 inhabitants in 2016.
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