Both India and USA are known to be high on the crime rate and here’s a look at a quantitative comparison between the crimes committed in these two countries.
As far as embezzlements are concerned, India reported 15454 cases while US recorded 17300 cases. US ranks 2nd as far as the number of fraud cases are concerned while India occupies the 12th place with a total of 41403 cases.
Coming to the number of murder cases, US leads India and comes on the 88th position as per the records of the year 2004. India occupied the 110th position in the number of murder cases.
In India, as per the records of the year 1995, there were 130 police men for 100000 people while US had 256 police men for 100000 people. This means that US had 140% more policemen than India. US ranks 1st when it comes to the number of prisoners and India ranks 4th.
Infact when it comes to the female prisoners, India ranked 92nd while US ranked 9th in the world. India has 49 times less prison staff than US. Infact India ranked 48th in the world while US ranked 3rd in terms of the number of prison staff in the year 1995.
Even though India witnesses a lot of rape cases, it ranks 68th in the world while US ranks 5th with 17 times more rape cases than India. Talking about the total crimes, US occupies the first place while India falls on the 10th position.