mydata-iadb/what-public-policies-do-citizens-want-to-combat-mfaw-ceas

  • citizen safety
  • citizen security policy
  • crime prevention
  • crime rate
  • crime victimization
  • + 5

What Public Policies Do Citizens Want to Combat Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean? Survey Dataset

What Public Policies Do Citizens Want to Combat Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean? Survey Dataset

Crime is a major problem in Latin America and the Caribbean. With 9 percent of the world's population, the region accounts for 33 percent of global homicides. This dataset makes extensive new survey data available to help identify what anti-crime policies citizens in the region demand from their governments, as well as who is demanding what and why. This dataset accompanies a recent report on Combating Crime in Latin America and the Caribbean, https://publications.iadb.org/en/combating-crime-latin-america-and-caribbean-what-public-policies-do-citizens-want

Data from Americas Barometer study were collected in 2016–17 and refer to the subsample of 17 countries in Latin America. The IADB–LAPOP–Capital Cities Project includes data collected from 2017, between August and September. A total of 6,040 interviews in seven countries were conducted as part of the project (Chile, Colombia, Honduras, Mexico, Panama, Peru, and Uruguay). Methodology and Code variables definitions are available here: https://publications.iadb.org/en/what-public-policies-do-citizens-want-combating-crime-latin-america-and-caribbean-dataset

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