Which Country Has the Most Policemen vs. Population?

Crimes Recorded by the Police (per 1,000 inhabitants), 2012
Law & Crime | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 32 countries in 2012, Sweden ranked the highest in crimes recorded by the police per 1,000 people with 148 followed by Belgium and Switzerland. On the other end of the scale was Montenegro with 9.41, Serbia with 10.1 and Romania with 14.2.

Data for more countries are available at Crimes Recorded by the Police (per 1,000 inhabitants) indicator page.

Crimes Recorded by the Police (per 1,000 inhabitants) Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Austria 71.2 71.5 68.7 70.7 63.8
Belgium ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 96.6 96.9 96.9 98.3 98.0
Denmark 78.1 81.4 86.8 89.0 84.9
Finland 79.0 82.4 82.9 82.6 80.4
Germany 75.3 75.2 73.3 72.8 71.5
Hungary 42.3 42.4 40.7 39.3 44.7
Italy 46.9 49.3 45.3 43.7 43.3
Luxembourg 55.6 59.3 57.9 65.0 60.1
Netherlands 80.1 79.3 77.4 75.7 71.9
Norway 59.3 57.6 55.3 57.3 55.3
Slovenia 45.0 43.7 40.3 42.8 43.6
Spain 51.5 51.7 53.0 51.1 49.7
Sweden 135 143 149 151 146
Switzerland 44.8 43.1 42.2 87.3 83.9
United Kingdom 98.4 89.3 84.6 77.6 73.8