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Table 1A

Crime in the United States

Percent Change in Volume and Rate per 100,000 Inhabitants for 2 years, 5 years, and 10 years

Years Violent
crime
1
Violent
crime
rate
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
rate
Rape
(revised
definition)2
Rape
(revised
definition)
rate
2
Rape
(legacy
definition)3
Rape
(legacy
definition)
rate
3
Robbery Robbery
rate
Aggravated
assault
Aggravated
assault rate
Property
crime
Property
crime
rate
Burglary Burglary
rate
Larceny-
theft
Larceny-
theft
rate
Motor
vehicle
theft
Motor
vehicle
theft
rate
2015/2014 +3.9 +3.1 +10.8 +10.0 +5.1 +4.3 +6.3 +5.4 +1.4 +0.6 +4.6 +3.7 -2.6 -3.4 -7.8 -8.5 -1.8 -2.5 +3.1 +2.2
2015/2011 -0.7 -3.7 +7.1 +3.8 +7.1 +3.9 -7.7 -10.5 +1.6 -1.5 -11.7 -14.4 -27.7 -29.9 -7.2 -10.1 -1.2 -4.2
2015/2006 -16.5 -22.3 -9.3 -15.5 -4.5 -11.1 -27.1 -32.1 -12.5 -18.5 -20.2 -25.7 -28.0 -33.0 -13.9 -19.8 -40.9 -45.0
  • 1 The violent crime figures include the offenses of murder, rape (legacy definition), robbery, and aggravated assault.
  • 2 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were estimated using the revised UCR definition of rape. See data declaration for further explanation.
  • 3 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were estimated using the legacy UCR definition of rape. See data declaration for further explanation.