There are so many crimes that keep on occurring every single day. These horrible crimes happen any time of the day. One of the most common crimes experienced in the four corners of the world is rape. According to the statistical report of the United Nations, there are over 250,000 rape cases being recorded in an annual basis.
In relation to this, here are the top 10 countries with highest rape crime in the world 2017
Grenada is an island country located at the southern end of Grenadines in southeastern Caribbean Sea known as Island of Spice because of its produced nutmeg and mace and considered as largest exporter in the world. The crimes are quite common in the island nation especially rape which is nearly 30.6 per 100,000 citizens making it among top countries with highest rape crimes in the world. The person has been imprisoned for 15 years who convicted for rape which has little reduced the annual rape cases but people seeks tough penalty against offenders.
The Nicaraguan Police department is constantly under alert situation and this is because the crime rates in the country like the raping incidents are visibly rising. In fact, the authorities revealed that there were 31.6 raping cases in the country per 100,000 inhabitants. Some other crimes here were even turned into rape like robbery.
8. Costa Rica
Costa Rica is a Central American country having more than 4.5 million inhabitants considered among the most steady, affluent, and progressive nations in Latin America. Being the most popular destination petty crimes like theft, pick-pocketing, mugging, and purse snatching are common in tourist areas. Costa Rica is also among the countries which attained higher human development but on the opposite end it is the country with highest rape crime having 36.7 victims per 100,000 citizens.
45.2 are raping incidents being recorded in every 100,000 residents in Suriname. One raping incident in the country was between a male nurse and a pregnant patient. According to a news report the suspect called the victim one night for check-up. However, things got wrong and the pregnant woman ended up being raped.
another highest rated country in rape crime, Sweden. This country has the highest incidence of reported rapes in Europe and also one of the highest in the world. According to a study one of every four women experienced a sexual assault. This country is third in the list of highest raped crime countries of the world. In some recent years a dangerous increase in this crime is reported in this country.