Homicides by method

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Homicides by method
  2011 2012 2013 2014 2015
  homicides
All methods 605 548 509 521 604
Shooting 159 171 134 155 178
Stabbing 207 164 195 189 214
Beating 128 115 102 100 132
Strangulation 40 44 45 32 38
Fire (burns/suffocation) 22 17 5 7 8
Other methods1 33 21 18 23 14
Not known 16 16 10 15 20

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