Year Published: 2019

Authors: Shanaaz Mathews, Naeemah Abrahams, Lorna J. Martin, Carl Lombard and Rachel Jewkes

Publisher: PLOS Journals

Suggested Citation: Mathews S, Abrahams N, Martin LJ, Lombard C & Jewkes R (2019) Homicide pattern among adolescents: A national epidemiological study of child homicide in South Africa. PLoS One, 14(8).


This paper describes the prevalence of and gender difference in adolescent homicide in South Africa in 2009.