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Although this nation experiences one of its lowest homicide rates in the last decade, its authorities recorded 3,496 violent deaths in 2020.
A study by the National Violence Observatory of the National Autonomous University of Honduras (UNAH) placed the country as the most violent territory in Central America, with a homicide rate of 38.5 per 100,000 inhabitants.
Although the country experiences one of its lowest homicide rates in the last decade, authorities recorded 3,496 violent deaths in 2020.
The bloodiest municipalities are located in Francisco Morazan, San Pedro Sula, Choloma, El Progreso, and La Ceiba.
The Observatory Director Migdonia Ayestas pointed out that assaults, robberies, massacres, and multiple homicides against the population, especially lawyers, skyrocketed. So far this year, March was the most violent month with 314 homicides.
Obama/Hillary gang ruined a few countries but their backing of Honduras coup (that created nightmare conditions for Honduran citizens) is one of their lesser known atrocities. #Honduraspic.twitter.com/yLLWAuzOTE