Is a thousand a lot?

This saddens me some. When Jamaica gained independence in 1962, the murder rate was 3.9 per 100,000 inhabitants, one of the lowest in the world. – wiki

YearTotal Murders
20091,680
20101,428
20111,125
20121,097
20131,200
20141,192
20151,450
20161,350
20171,616