Number of assaults recorded by the police reached 2,183 in 2012 in Slovakia, according to the United Nations. This is 1.98 % less than in the previous year.
Historically, number of assaults recorded by the police in Slovakia reached an all time high of 4,076 in 2003 and an all time low of 2,183 in 2012. When compared to Slovakia's main peers, number of assaults recorded by the police in Austria amounted to 4,030, 18,358 in Czech Republic, 13,957 in Hungary and 579 in Poland in 2012.
Slovakia has been ranked 35th within the group of 52 countries we follow in terms of number of assaults recorded by the police.