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Countries With Lowest Murder Rate

Updated June 8, 2017 33.2k views10 items
This is a list of countries with the lowest murder rates. Iceland holds the title of the country with the lowest murder rates in the world. Other countries on this list are just about as safe--well, as far as murders go. There may be other prevalent crimes that occur in these countries, but violence associated with murder is sure not one of them.
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    Iceland

    Reykjavik
    0 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 2

    Senegal

    Dakar

    0.33 crimes per 100,000 population

  • 3

    Burkina Faso

    Ouagadougou
    0.38 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 4

    Cameroon

    Yaoundé
    0.38 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 5

    Finland

    Helsinki
    0.71 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 6

    Gambia

    Banjul
    0.71 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 7

    Mali

    Bamako
    0.71 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 8
    0.71 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 9

    Mauritania

    Nouakchott
    0.76 crimes per 100,000 population
  • 10

    Oman

    Muscat
    0.91 crimes per 100,000 population