Armenia has reported hate crime data to ODIHR. Armenia's hate crime laws consist of a combination of general and specific penalty-enhancement provisions. Hate crime data are collected by the police, the General Prosecutor's Office and the Ombudsman's Office.


Official Data

Year Hate crimes recorded by police Prosecuted Sentenced About these data
2017 14 1 Not available
2016 0 3 0
2015 Not available Not available Not available
2014 0 0 0
2013 Not available Not available Not available

Key observation

ODIHR observes – in the context of the disparity between reported official and IGO/NGO information – that reliable data can only be collected through mechanisms that capture all cases reported to law enforcement, and that victims should be encouraged to report hate crimes.