Age Firearm Matchet Stab (sharp objects) Blunt objects/fists Strangulation Total
  PH KN PH KN PH KN PH KN PH KN PH KN
0--10 14 - 1 - - - 5 4 3 - 23 4
11-20 107 2 1 22 12 18 5 2 1 157 21
21-30 647 8 52 4 53 24 38  10 2 2 494 48
31-40 105 6 18 - 14 8 16 6 1 154 21
41-50 62 3 7 2 3 3 15 4 - 88 12
51—60 26 1 5 - - 1 7 2 1 - 39 4
61—70 19 - - - 2 10 1 1 - 33  3
>70 10  - 1 - - - 5 - - - 16 -
Total 692 20 95 7 92 50 114 32 11 4 1004 113
PH= Port Harcourt; KN= Kano
Table 1: Age distribution of Homicide victims and Types of weapons used by assailants.