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Data Table Criminal Victimization in the United States -- Statistical Tables, 2002

December 1, 2003    NCJ 200561

Presents tables with detailed data on major variables measured by the National Crime Victimization Survey (NCVS). Topics covered include --

  • crimes of violence (rape, gender, sexual assault, robbery, assault) and theft (pocket picking, purse snatching, burglary, theft, and motor vehicle theft), with data on victim characteristics (gender, age, race, ethnicity, marital status, income, and residence)
  • crime characteristics (time and place of occurrence, distance from home, weapon use, self-protection, injury, medical care, economic loss, and time lost from work)
  • victim-offender relationship
  • victims' perceptions of substance use by offenders and of offender characteristics (age, race, and gender)
  • whether crimes were reported to the police and reasons why
  • police response time for reported crimes

Part of the Criminal Victimization in the United States Series

Complete set of tables (PDF 817K)
Complete set of tables - Zip format (Spreadsheet 342K)
Demography of victims (PDF 246K)
Demography of victims - Zip format (Spreadsheet 65K)
Victims and offenders (PDF 202K)
Victims and offenders - Zip format (Spreadsheet 64K)
Geography (PDF 148K)
Geography - Zip format (Spreadsheet 36K)
The crime event (PDF 251K)
The crime event - Zip format (Spreadsheet 79K)
Victims and the criminal justice system (PDF 184K)
Victims and the criminal justice system - Zip format (Spreadsheet 55K)
Series victimizations (PDF 93K)
Series victimizations - Zip format (Spreadsheet 7K)
Methodology (PDF 152K)
Methodology (ASCII file 46K)
NCVS questionnaires
Codebooks and Datasets

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