Which Country Has the Most Sexual Violence Recorded?

Number of Sexual Violence Recorded by the Police, 2012 or latest
Law & Crime | February 22, 2018
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Based on a comparison of 61 countries in 2012, India ranked the highest in number of sexual violence recorded by the police with 72,746 followed by United Kingdom and Brazil. On the other end of the scale was Montenegro with 24.0, Albania with 44.0 and Kyrgyzstan with 55.0.

Data for more countries are available at Number of Sexual Violence Recorded by the Police indicator page.

Number of Sexual Violence Recorded by the Police Unit 1992 1993 1994 1995 1996 1997 1998 1999 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Brazil ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 27,203 29,334 32,270 38,414 46,526
Canada ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 25,242 24,512 25,022 24,821 26,896
Chile ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10,133 10,477 12,746 13,178 13,009
Colombia ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6,811 7,139 6,826 7,675 6,729
France ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 22,864 23,247 24,031 23,253 22,963
Germany ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 52,231 56,281 56,784 49,084 46,869
India ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 65,931 70,421 74,094 71,117 72,746 ... ...
Japan ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10,274 9,430 8,693 8,090 8,316
Mexico ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 30,906 33,102 32,862 33,815 34,113
Russia ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 20,914 20,182 18,852 17,903 15,770 ...
South Korea ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 13,652 13,435 15,021 15,688 18,220
Spain ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 10,348 11,558 10,684 9,958
Sweden ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 12,147 12,563 14,342 15,693 17,167
Switzerland ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 6,648 6,321
United Kingdom ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... ... 51,960 49,521 48,659 51,460 53,599