Homicides by method

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Homicides by method
  2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
  homicides
All methods 554 602 546 512 516
Shooting 175 158 171 135 156
Stabbing 165 206 164 197 189
Beating 115 127 113 103 95
Strangulation 42 40 43 43 31
Fire (burns/suffocation) 12 21 17 5 7
Other methods1 32 33 21 18 22
Not known 13 17 17 11 16

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