OpenIntro Statistics Dataset - london_murders


This dataset was taken from the list of OpenIntro dataset files found at

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This dataset contains the victim name, age, and location of every murderrecorded in the Greater London area by the Metropolitan Police from January1, 2006 to September 7, 2011.


  • forename - First name(s) of the victim.
  • age - Age of the victim.
  • date - Date of the murder (YYYY-MM-DD).
  • year - Year of the murder.
  • borough - The London borough in which the murder took place.See the Details section for a list of all the boroughs.



To visualize this data set using a map, see thelondon_boroughs dataset, which contains the latitude andlongitude of polygons that define the boundaries of the 32 boroughs ofGreater London.The borough variable covers all 32 boroughs in Greater London:Barking & Dagenham, Barnet, Bexley, Brent,Bromley, Camden, Croydon, Ealing,Enfield, Greenwich, Hackney, Hammersmith &Fulham, Haringey, Harrow, Havering, Hillingdon,Hounslow, Islington, Kensington & Chelsea,Kingston, Lambeth, Lewisham, Merton,Newham, Redbridge, Richmond, Southwark,Sutton, Tower Hamlets, Waltham Forest,Wandsworth, Westminster

Taken from:

Title Authored on Content type
R Dataset / Package psych / bfi March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM Dataset
OpenIntro Statistics Dataset - scotus_healthcare August 9, 2020 - 2:38 PM Dataset
R Dataset / Package psych / withinBetween March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM Dataset
R Dataset / Package Stat2Data / Kids198 March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM Dataset
R Dataset / Package Ecdat / Wages1 March 9, 2018 - 1:06 PM Dataset
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