Author: Amit Uttamchandani

According to the Barbados Government and local news entities, after several years of waiting, taxi operators in Barbados have been granted a fare increase (see here, here and here). In this post, I start with Grantley Adams International Airport (GAIA) as the departure point, and compare it to several destinations. Due to the way the…

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There have been at least 42 murders in Barbados between January and December 2022 (up from 39 last month). My analysis is based solely on media reporting (media outlets have the murder count at 43). The steps involved in the following analysis are similar to my 2020 analysis. For the latest raw numbers, please visit: murders.opendatabarbados.org. Note…

Read More Barbados Murder Statistics January to December 2022

There have been at least 39 murders in Barbados between January and November 2022 (up from 34 last month). My analysis is based solely on media reporting (at the time of this post various media outlets have the murder count at 40). The steps involved in the following analysis are similar to my 2020 analysis. For the…

Read More Barbados Murder Statistics January to November 2022

There have been at least 34 murders in Barbados between January and October 2022 (up from 29 last month). The steps involved in the following analysis are similar to my 2020 analysis. NOTE: For the latest numbers, please visit murders.opendatabarbados.org Note to Table 1: The data was obtained from reports in the Media and keyed into…

Read More Barbados Murder Statistics January to October 2022