Try our corporate solution for free!
(212) 419-8286
hadley.ward@statista.com

Share of hate crimes in India by pretext as of March 2019

This statistic represents the pretext due to which hate crimes occurred in India between 2010 and March 2019. As seen in the graph, hate crimes with the pretext of cow protection were the highest with 27 reported cases, followed by interfaith relationships.
Hate crimes are crimes are committed against a person not because of what a person might have done, but because of their real or perceived membership of a particular group such as religion, caste or ethnicity. Reports of religion-based hate-crimes have spiked in India since the pro-Hindu nationalist government of Narendra Modi came to power in 2014. However, the government does not record religion-based crimes as separate offenses and so does not provide official data on the category.

Share of hate crimes reported in India as of March 2019, by pretext*

Exclusive Premium statistic

You need a Single Account for unlimited access.

  • Full access to 1m statistics

  • Incl. source references

  • Available to download in PNG, PDF, XLS format

Single Account

$39 $59 per month *
in the first 12 months
33% Discount until November 30th
*Duration: 12 months, billed annually, single license

Access to this and all other statistics on 80,000 topics from

$468 / Year
$708 / Year

Show detailed source information?
Register for free
Already a member?
Log in
Sources

Release date

March 2019

Region

India

Survey time period

2010 to 2019

Supplementary notes

*The 'others' category constitutes of the following as per source:
-Insult to religious symbols
-Insult to national symbols
-Affiliation of the alleged perpetrators to organizations with an extremist or violent agenda against certain religious groups.
-Statements made by the alleged perpetrator(s), before, during or after the incident, reflecting religious bias or prejudice.
-The incident being committed in the context of hate speech.
-Extreme violence or violence accompanied by its public exhibition

The source did not specify a release date. The date given is the date of access.

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Basic Account
Get to know the platform

You only have access to basic statistics.
This statistic is not included in your account.

Single Account
The ideal entry-level account for individual users
  • Instant access to 1m statistics
  • Download in XLS, PDF & PNG format
  • Detailed references
$59 $39 / Month *
in the first 12 months
Corporate Account
Full access

Corporate solution including all features.

* Prices do not include sales tax.

Statistics on "Religion and religiosity in India"

Statista Accounts: Access All Statistics. Starting from $468 / Year
Learn more about how Statista can support your business.