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Data Table Criminal Victimization in the United States, 2008 - Statistical Tables

Michael R. Rand, Jayne E. Robinson

May 12, 2011    NCJ 231173

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

  • crimes of violence (rape/sexual assault, robbery, and aggravated and simple assault), property crimes (household burglary, theft, and motor vehicle theft), and personal theft (pocket picking and completed and attempted purse snatching)
  • demographic characteristics of victims, including age, sex, race, Hispanic origin, marital status, household income, and educational level
  • characteristics of crime victimization, including time and place of occurrence, weapon use, self protection, injury and medical care, victim-offender relationship, offender characteristics, time lost from work, and economic losses
  • crimes reported and not reported to police, victims' reasons for reporting or not reporting crimes, and police response time.

These annual data, in 110 fully indexed tables, are released electronically and disseminated through the BJS website.

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Table index - Keyword access to the most current tables through drill-down index. Spreadsheets and tables from prior editions are also available.

Part of the Criminal Victimization in the United States Series

Complete set of tables (PDF 1.6M)
Complete set of tables - Spreadsheets (Zip format 243K)
Demography of victims (PDF 1M)
Demography of victims - Spreadsheets (Zip format 49K)
Victims and offenders (PDF 1M)
Victims and offenders - Spreadsheets (Zip format 26K)
The crime event (PDF 239K)
The crime event - Spreadsheets (Zip format 46K)
Victims and the criminal justice system (PDF 1M)
Victims and the criminal justice system - Spreadsheets (Zip format 32K)
Series victimizations (PDF 959K)
Series victimizations - Spreadsheet (PDF 5K)
Methodology (PDF 107K)
Methodology (ASCII file 35K)

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