Which Country Has the Most Female Homicide Victims?

Female Intentional Homicide Victims (As % of Total) (%), 2012 or latest
Law & Crime | December 30, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 77 countries in 2012, Iceland ranked the highest in female intentional homicide victims as a share of total victims with 100% followed by Japan and South Korea. On the other end of the scale was Venezuela with 8.10%, Colombia with 8.40% and Brazil with 10.2%.

Data for more countries are available at Female Intentional Homicide Victims (As % of Total) indicator page.

Female Intentional Homicide Victims (As % of Total) Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Belgium % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 43.4% ... ...
Czech Republic % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 41.5% 43.7% 38.6% 40.4% 51.5%
Finland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 31.1% 37.7% 33.1% 28.3% 22.4%
Germany % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 47.9% 47.8% 46.7% 49.6% 52.0% ...
Hungary % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 42.8% 40.9% 39.7% 45.3% 42.1%
Iceland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
India % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 36.9% 39.0% 39.0% 41.2% 40.5%
Japan % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 52.3% 49.1% 52.2% 50.0% 51.0% ...
Latvia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Luxembourg % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 33.3% 42.9% 50.0% ... 50.0% ...
New Zealand % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 39.6% 45.1% 37.3% 52.4%
Norway % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 63.6% 56.7% 29.4% 41.4% 51.7% ...
Slovenia % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25.0% 33.3% 50.0% 53.8% 53.3%
South Korea % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ...
Switzerland % ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 52.9% 50.0% ...