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How many men and women respectively are murdered per day in South Africa?

Out of the 6,083 people killed in the country in the fourth quarter of 2021/22, 898 of them were women and 4,879 were men. This works out to an average of 2 women and 13 men murdered per day in South Africa.

The South African Police Service's annual report recorded 19,904 murders in 2020/21. Of those victims, 2,655 were women and 16,367 were men. This works out to an average of 7 women and 45 men murdered per day in South Africa.

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