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Table 3 Female strangulation by population group, 2001–2005 (N = 316)

From: Female homicidal strangulation in urban South Africa

Population group Johannesburg Cape Town Durban Pretoria
  Total deaths Rate/100,000 Total deaths Rate/100,000 Total deaths Rate/100,000 Total deaths Rate/100,000
Asian 4 1.12 0 0 19 1.09 0 0
Black 54 0.88 32 1.25 64 1.15 34 0.89
Coloured 5 0.90 47 1.25 4 1.69 4 3.85
White 14 1.05 17 1.19 8 1.15 10 0.81