An error occured. Details Hide
You have unsaved pages. Restore Cancel

Assaults, Kidnapping, Robbery, Sexual Rape - Kidnapping at the national level, count

(Number)

Germany is being the top country by kidnapping, count in the world. As of 2014, kidnapping, count in Germany was 5,011 number that accounts for 24.20 % of the world's kidnapping, count. The top 5 countries (others are Canada, France, Iraq, and Belgium) account for 65.05 % of it. The world's total kidnapping, count was estimated at 20,706 number in 2014.

“Kidnapping” means unlawfully detaining a person or persons against their will (including through the use of force; threat; fraud or enticement) for the purpose of demanding for their liberation an illicit gain or any other economic gain or other material benefit; or in order to oblige someone to do or not to do something. “Kidnapping” excludes disputes over child custody. (UN-CTS M5.5)