Criminal Victimization in the United States — Statistical Tables 2006

Source: Bureau of Justice Statistics, August 29, 2008

Presents 110 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)
• police response time for reported crimes

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