Homicides by method

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Homicides by method
  2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
  homicides
All methods 610 554 598 543 505
Shooting 182 171 158 172 131
Stabbing 210 165 205 164 195
Beating 118 116 125 112 102
Strangulation 46 42 40 42 41
Fire (burns/suffocation) 12 11 21 17 5
Other methods1 28 31 29 19 16
Not known 14 18 20 17 15

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