Table 4

Crime in the United States1

by Region, Geographic Division, and State, 2018–2019

Area Year Population2 Violent crime3 Murder and
nonnegligent
manslaughter
Rape
(revised definition)4
Robbery Aggravated assault Property crime Burglary Larceny-theft Motor vehicle theft
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
Rate per
100,000
United States Total5, 6, 7 2018 326,687,501 1,252,399 383.4 16,374 5.0 143,765 44.0 281,278 86.1 810,982 248.2 7,219,084 2,209.8 1,235,013 378.0 5,232,167 1,601.6 751,904 230.2
2019 328,239,523 1,245,410 379.4 16,425 5.0 139,815 42.6 267,988 81.6 821,182 250.2 6,925,677 2,109.9 1,117,696 340.5 5,086,096 1,549.5 721,885 219.9
Percent change -0.6 -1.0 +0.3 -0.2 -2.7 -3.2 -4.7 -5.2 +1.3 +0.8 -4.1 -4.5 -9.5 -9.9 -2.8 -3.3 -4.0 -4.4
Northeast 2018 56,046,620 164,441 293.4 1,926 3.4 17,674 31.5 41,794 74.6 103,047 183.9 805,583 1,437.3 108,455 193.5 642,548 1,146.5 54,580 97.4
2019 55,982,803 163,717 292.4 1,834 3.3 17,315 30.9 40,073 71.6 104,495 186.7 755,968 1,350.4 93,798 167.5 611,369 1,092.1 50,801 90.7
Percent change -0.4 -0.3 -4.8 -4.7 -2.0 -1.9 -4.1 -4.0 +1.4 +1.5 -6.2 -6.1 -13.5 -13.4 -4.9 -4.7 -6.9 -6.8
New England 2018 14,829,322 38,294 258.2 295 2.0 5,183 35.0 7,385 49.8 25,431 171.5 208,252 1,404.3 31,011 209.1 159,978 1,078.8 17,263 116.4
2019 14,845,063 36,350 244.9 345 2.3 4,850 32.7 6,532 44.0 24,623 165.9 190,511 1,283.3 26,445 178.1 148,695 1,001.6 15,371 103.5
Percent change -5.1 -5.2 +16.9 +16.8 -6.4 -6.5 -11.6 -11.6 -3.2 -3.3 -8.5 -8.6 -14.7 -14.8 -7.1 -7.2 -11.0 -11.1
Connecticut 2018 3,571,520 7,485 209.6 86 2.4 873 24.4 2,205 61.7 4,321 121.0 59,356 1,661.9 7,983 223.5 44,181 1,237.0 7,192 201.4
2019 3,565,287 6,546 183.6 104 2.9 771 21.6 1,929 54.1 3,742 105.0 50,862 1,426.6 6,441 180.7 38,457 1,078.7 5,964 167.3
Percent change -12.5 -12.4 +20.9 +21.1 -11.7 -11.5 -12.5 -12.4 -13.4 -13.2 -14.3 -14.2 -19.3 -19.2 -13.0 -12.8 -17.1 -16.9
Maine 2018 1,339,057 1,500 112.0 23 1.7 447 33.4 228 17.0 802 59.9 18,201 1,359.2 2,712 202.5 14,712 1,098.7 777 58.0
2019 1,344,212 1,548 115.2 20 1.5 516 38.4 188 14.0 824 61.3 16,743 1,245.6 2,350 174.8 13,667 1,016.7 726 54.0
Percent change +3.2 +2.8 -13.0 -13.4 +15.4 +15.0 -17.5 -17.9 +2.7 +2.3 -8.0 -8.4 -13.3 -13.7 -7.1 -7.5 -6.6 -6.9
Massachusetts 2018 6,882,635 23,424 340.3 138 2.0 2,465 35.8 4,084 59.3 16,737 243.2 87,658 1,273.6 14,095 204.8 66,968 973.0 6,595 95.8
2019 6,892,503 22,578 327.6 152 2.2 2,204 32.0 3,613 52.4 16,609 241.0 81,317 1,179.8 12,341 179.0 62,844 911.8 6,132 89.0
Percent change -3.6 -3.7 +10.1 +10.0 -10.6 -10.7 -11.5 -11.7 -0.8 -0.9 -7.2 -7.4 -12.4 -12.6 -6.2 -6.3 -7.0 -7.2
New Hampshire 2018 1,353,465 2,404 177.6 21 1.6 578 42.7 342 25.3 1,463 108.1 17,201 1,270.9 1,908 141.0 14,396 1,063.6 897 66.3
2019 1,359,711 2,074 152.5 33 2.4 590 43.4 313 23.0 1,138 83.7 16,442 1,209.2 1,717 126.3 13,832 1,017.3 893 65.7
Percent change -13.7 -14.1 +57.1 +56.4 +2.1 +1.6 -8.5 -8.9 -22.2 -22.6 -4.4 -4.9 -10.0 -10.4 -3.9 -4.4 -0.4 -0.9
Rhode Island 2018 1,058,287 2,326 219.8 16 1.5 494 46.7 453 42.8 1,363 128.8 17,625 1,665.4 2,817 266.2 13,270 1,253.9 1,538 145.3
2019 1,059,361 2,342 221.1 25 2.4 491 46.3 418 39.5 1,408 132.9 16,259 1,534.8 2,321 219.1 12,580 1,187.5 1,358 128.2
Percent change +0.7 +0.6 +56.3 +56.1 -0.6 -0.7 -7.7 -7.8 +3.3 +3.2 -7.8 -7.8 -17.6 -17.7 -5.2 -5.3 -11.7 -11.8
Vermont 2018 624,358 1,155 185.0 11 1.8 326 52.2 73 11.7 745 119.3 8,211 1,315.1 1,496 239.6 6,451 1,033.2 264 42.3
2019 623,989 1,262 202.2 11 1.8 278 44.6 71 11.4 902 144.6 8,888 1,424.4 1,275 204.3 7,315 1,172.3 298 47.8
Percent change +9.3 +9.3 0.0 +0.1 -14.7 -14.7 -2.7 -2.7 +21.1 +21.1 +8.2 +8.3 -14.8 -14.7 +13.4 +13.5 +12.9 +12.9
Middle Atlantic 2018 41,217,298 126,147 306.1 1,631 4.0 12,491 30.3 34,409 83.5 77,616 188.3 597,331 1,449.2 77,444 187.9 482,570 1,170.8 37,317 90.5
2019 41,137,740 127,367 309.6 1,489 3.6 12,465 30.3 33,541 81.5 79,872 194.2 565,457 1,374.5 67,353 163.7 462,674 1,124.7 35,430 86.1
Percent change +1.0 +1.2 -8.7 -8.5 -0.2 * -2.5 -2.3 +2.9 +3.1 -5.3 -5.2 -13.0 -12.9 -4.1 -3.9 -5.1 -4.9
New Jersey 2018 8,886,025 18,536 208.6 285 3.2 1,424 16.0 6,364 71.6 10,463 117.7 125,155 1,408.4 19,232 216.4 94,886 1,067.8 11,037 124.2
2019 8,882,190 18,375 206.9 262 2.9 1,531 17.2 5,730 64.5 10,852 122.2 118,637 1,335.7 16,399 184.6 91,902 1,034.7 10,336 116.4
Percent change -0.9 -0.8 -8.1 -8.0 +7.5 +7.6 -10.0 -9.9 +3.7 +3.8 -5.2 -5.2 -14.7 -14.7 -3.1 -3.1 -6.4 -6.3
New York 2018 19,530,351 68,512 350.8 562 2.9 6,577 33.7 18,191 93.1 43,182 221.1 281,543 1,441.6 31,158 159.5 237,243 1,214.7 13,142 67.3
2019 19,453,561 69,764 358.6 558 2.9 6,583 33.8 18,068 92.9 44,555 229.0 267,155 1,373.3 27,600 141.9 226,851 1,166.1 12,704 65.3
Percent change +1.8 +2.2 -0.7 -0.3 +0.1 +0.5 -0.7 -0.3 +3.2 +3.6 -5.1 -4.7 -11.4 -11.1 -4.4 -4.0 -3.3 -3.0
Pennsylvania 2018 12,800,922 39,099 305.4 784 6.1 4,490 35.1 9,854 77.0 23,971 187.3 190,633 1,489.2 27,054 211.3 150,441 1,175.2 13,138 102.6
2019 12,801,989 39,228 306.4 669 5.2 4,351 34.0 9,743 76.1 24,465 191.1 179,665 1,403.4 23,354 182.4 143,921 1,124.2 12,390 96.8
Percent change +0.3 +0.3 -14.7 -14.7 -3.1 -3.1 -1.1 -1.1 +2.1 +2.1 -5.8 -5.8 -13.7 -13.7 -4.3 -4.3 -5.7 -5.7
Midwest5 2018 68,236,628 249,802 366.1 3,618 5.3 35,194 51.6 50,404 73.9 160,586 235.3 1,389,261 2,035.9 240,009 351.7 1,016,958 1,490.3 132,294 193.9
2019 68,329,004 247,162 361.7 3,414 5.0 34,057 49.8 46,412 67.9 163,279 239.0 1,322,428 1,935.4 215,395 315.2 977,491 1,430.6 129,542 189.6
Percent change -1.1 -1.2 -5.6 -5.8 -3.2 -3.4 -7.9 -8.0 +1.7 +1.5 -4.8 -4.9 -10.3 -10.4 -3.9 -4.0 -2.1 -2.2
East North Central 2018 46,886,387 174,319 371.8 2,646 5.6 24,678 52.6 38,727 82.6 108,268 230.9 908,899 1,938.5 160,681 342.7 667,067 1,422.7 81,151 173.1
2019 46,902,431 171,552 365.8 2,478 5.3 23,780 50.7 34,982 74.6 110,312 235.2 850,937 1,814.3 141,361 301.4 633,277 1,350.2 76,299 162.7
Percent change -1.6 -1.6 -6.3 -6.4 -3.6 -3.7 -9.7 -9.7 +1.9 +1.9 -6.4 -6.4 -12.0 -12.1 -5.1 -5.1 -6.0 -6.0
Illinois 2018 12,723,071 52,343 411.4 902 7.1 6,106 48.0 14,251 112.0 31,084 244.3 246,679 1,938.8 39,317 309.0 187,517 1,473.8 19,845 156.0
2019 12,671,821 51,561 406.9 832 6.6 6,078 48.0 12,464 98.4 32,187 254.0 233,984 1,846.5 34,433 271.7 180,776 1,426.6 18,775 148.2
Percent change -1.5 -1.1 -7.8 -7.4 -0.5 -0.1 -12.5 -12.2 +3.5 +4.0 -5.1 -4.8 -12.4 -12.1 -3.6 -3.2 -5.4 -5.0
Indiana 2018 6,695,497 25,009 373.5 418 6.2 2,486 37.1 5,737 85.7 16,368 244.5 146,948 2,194.7 25,894 386.7 105,861 1,581.1 15,193 226.9
2019 6,732,219 24,966 370.8 377 5.6 2,475 36.8 5,331 79.2 16,783 249.3 132,694 1,971.0 21,795 323.7 97,176 1,443.4 13,723 203.8
Percent change -0.2 -0.7 -9.8 -10.3 -0.4 -1.0 -7.1 -7.6 +2.5 +2.0 -9.7 -10.2 -15.8 -16.3 -8.2 -8.7 -9.7 -10.2
Michigan 2018 9,984,072 45,176 452.5 555 5.6 7,901 79.1 5,638 56.5 31,082 311.3 166,186 1,664.5 31,834 318.8 116,876 1,170.6 17,476 175.0
2019 9,986,857 43,686 437.4 556 5.6 7,235 72.4 5,350 53.6 30,545 305.9 158,296 1,585.0 28,572 286.1 111,980 1,121.3 17,744 177.7
Percent change -3.3 -3.3 +0.2 +0.2 -8.4 -8.5 -5.1 -5.1 -1.7 -1.8 -4.7 -4.8 -10.2 -10.3 -4.2 -4.2 +1.5 +1.5
Ohio 2018 11,676,341 34,426 294.8 596 5.1 5,852 50.1 9,608 82.3 18,370 157.3 257,848 2,208.3 49,456 423.6 188,433 1,613.8 19,959 170.9
2019 11,689,100 34,269 293.2 538 4.6 5,731 49.0 8,846 75.7 19,154 163.9 240,291 2,055.7 43,894 375.5 177,725 1,520.4 18,672 159.7
Percent change -0.5 -0.6 -9.7 -9.8 -2.1 -2.2 -7.9 -8.0 +4.3 +4.2 -6.8 -6.9 -11.2 -11.3 -5.7 -5.8 -6.4 -6.6
Wisconsin 2018 5,807,406 17,365 299.0 175 3.0 2,333 40.2 3,493 60.1 11,364 195.7 91,238 1,571.1 14,180 244.2 68,380 1,177.5 8,678 149.4
2019 5,822,434 17,070 293.2 175 3.0 2,261 38.8 2,991 51.4 11,643 200.0 85,672 1,471.4 12,667 217.6 65,620 1,127.0 7,385 126.8
Percent change -1.7 -2.0 0.0 -0.3 -3.1 -3.3 -14.4 -14.6 +2.5 +2.2 -6.1 -6.3 -10.7 -10.9 -4.0 -4.3 -14.9 -15.1
West North Central5 2018 21,350,241 75,483 353.5 972 4.6 10,516 49.3 11,677 54.7 52,318 245.0 480,362 2,249.9 79,328 371.6 349,891 1,638.8 51,143 239.5
2019 21,426,573 75,610 352.9 936 4.4 10,277 48.0 11,430 53.3 52,967 247.2 471,491 2,200.5 74,034 345.5 344,214 1,606.5 53,243 248.5
Percent change +0.2 -0.2 -3.7 -4.0 -2.3 -2.6 -2.1 -2.5 +1.2 +0.9 -1.8 -2.2 -6.7 -7.0 -1.6 -2.0 +4.1 +3.7
Iowa5 2018 3,148,618 8,303 263.7 70 2.2 1,126 35.8 989 31.4 6,118 194.3 57,024 1,811.1 12,433 394.9 39,498 1,254.5 5,093 161.8
2019 3,155,070 8,410 266.6 60 1.9 1,164 36.9 863 27.4 6,323 200.4 54,699 1,733.7 11,710 371.1 37,847 1,199.6 5,142 163.0
Percent change +1.3 +1.1 -14.3 -14.5 +3.4 +3.2 -12.7 -12.9 +3.4 +3.1 -4.1 -4.3 -5.8 -6.0 -4.2 -4.4 +1.0 +0.8
Kansas 2018 2,911,359 12,861 441.8 122 4.2 1,664 57.2 1,420 48.8 9,655 331.6 77,449 2,660.2 12,792 439.4 56,726 1,948.4 7,931 272.4
2019 2,913,314 11,968 410.8 105 3.6 1,416 48.6 1,293 44.4 9,154 314.2 67,428 2,314.5 9,984 342.7 50,165 1,721.9 7,279 249.9
Percent change -6.9 -7.0 -13.9 -14.0 -14.9 -15.0 -8.9 -9.0 -5.2 -5.3 -12.9 -13.0 -22.0 -22.0 -11.6 -11.6 -8.2 -8.3
Minnesota 2018 5,606,249 12,403 221.2 107 1.9 2,475 44.1 2,946 52.5 6,875 122.6 112,186 2,001.1 16,206 289.1 85,849 1,531.3 10,131 180.7
2019 5,639,632 13,332 236.4 117 2.1 2,448 43.4 3,149 55.8 7,618 135.1 117,236 2,078.8 15,927 282.4 90,092 1,597.5 11,217 198.9
Percent change +7.5 +6.9 +9.3 +8.7 -1.1 -1.7 +6.9 +6.3 +10.8 +10.2 +4.5 +3.9 -1.7 -2.3 +4.9 +4.3 +10.7 +10.1
Missouri 2018 6,121,623 30,696 501.4 599 9.8 2,935 47.9 5,206 85.0 21,956 358.7 162,698 2,657.8 27,345 446.7 115,506 1,886.9 19,847 324.2
2019 6,137,428 30,380 495.0 568 9.3 2,917 47.5 4,959 80.8 21,936 357.4 161,946 2,638.7 26,414 430.4 114,460 1,865.0 21,072 343.3
Percent change -1.0 -1.3 -5.2 -5.4 -0.6 -0.9 -4.7 -5.0 -0.1 -0.3 -0.5 -0.7 -3.4 -3.7 -0.9 -1.2 +6.2 +5.9
Nebraska 2018 1,925,614 5,583 289.9 44 2.3 1,290 67.0 736 38.2 3,513 182.4 40,193 2,087.3 5,308 275.7 29,987 1,557.3 4,898 254.4
2019 1,934,408 5,821 300.9 45 2.3 1,253 64.8 792 40.9 3,731 192.9 39,449 2,039.3 4,745 245.3 29,719 1,536.3 4,985 257.7
Percent change +4.3 +3.8 +2.3 +1.8 -2.9 -3.3 +7.6 +7.1 +6.2 +5.7 -1.9 -2.3 -10.6 -11.0 -0.9 -1.3 +1.8 +1.3
North Dakota 2018 758,080 2,154 284.1 18 2.4 409 54.0 158 20.8 1,569 207.0 15,621 2,060.6 2,742 361.7 11,088 1,462.6 1,791 236.3
2019 762,062 2,169 284.6 24 3.1 437 57.3 179 23.5 1,529 200.6 15,066 1,977.0 2,608 342.2 10,666 1,399.6 1,792 235.2
Percent change +0.7 +0.2 +33.3 +32.6 +6.8 +6.3 +13.3 +12.7 -2.5 -3.1 -3.6 -4.1 -4.9 -5.4 -3.8 -4.3 +0.1 -0.5
South Dakota 2018 878,698 3,483 396.4 12 1.4 617 70.2 222 25.3 2,632 299.5 15,191 1,728.8 2,502 284.7 11,237 1,278.8 1,452 165.2
2019 884,659 3,530 399.0 17 1.9 642 72.6 195 22.0 2,676 302.5 15,667 1,771.0 2,646 299.1 11,265 1,273.4 1,756 198.5
Percent change +1.3 +0.7 +41.7 +40.7 +4.1 +3.4 -12.2 -12.8 +1.7 +1.0 +3.1 +2.4 +5.8 +5.0 +0.2 -0.4 +20.9 +20.1
South 6, 7 2018 124,569,433 507,232 407.2 7,581 6.1 52,571 42.2 106,258 85.3 340,822 273.6 3,040,614 2,440.9 547,925 439.9 2,213,649 1,777.0 279,040 224.0
2019 125,580,448 510,565 406.6 8,002 6.4 52,119 41.5 102,570 81.7 347,874 277.0 2,957,758 2,355.3 501,817 399.6 2,175,494 1,732.4 280,447 223.3
Percent change +0.7 -0.2 +5.6 +4.7 -0.9 -1.7 -3.5 -4.2 +2.1 +1.2 -2.7 -3.5 -8.4 -9.2 -1.7 -2.5 +0.5 -0.3
South Atlantic6, 7 2018 65,229,624 242,214 371.3 3,929 6.0 23,082 35.4 53,483 82.0 161,720 247.9 1,510,368 2,315.5 251,583 385.7 1,131,644 1,734.9 127,141 194.9
2019 65,784,817 245,159 372.7 4,132 6.3 23,223 35.3 51,679 78.6 166,125 252.5 1,450,962 2,205.6 226,274 344.0 1,100,944 1,673.6 123,744 188.1
Percent change +1.2 +0.4 +5.2 +4.3 +0.6 -0.2 -3.4 -4.2 +2.7 +1.9 -3.9 -4.7 -10.1 -10.8 -2.7 -3.5 -2.7 -3.5
Delaware 2018 965,479 4,079 422.5 46 4.8 334 34.6 861 89.2 2,838 293.9 22,405 2,320.6 3,154 326.7 17,780 1,841.6 1,471 152.4
2019 973,764 4,115 422.6 48 4.9 310 31.8 790 81.1 2,967 304.7 21,931 2,252.2 2,968 304.8 17,359 1,782.7 1,604 164.7
Percent change +0.9 * +4.3 +3.5 -7.2 -8.0 -8.2 -9.0 +4.5 +3.7 -2.1 -2.9 -5.9 -6.7 -2.4 -3.2 +9.0 +8.1
District of Columbia6 2018 701,547 6,995 997.1 160 22.8 450 64.1 2,415 344.2 3,970 565.9 30,726 4,379.7 1,788 254.9 26,345 3,755.3 2,593 369.6
2019 705,749 7,403 1,049.0 166 23.5 345 48.9 2,713 384.4 4,179 592.1 30,821 4,367.1 1,843 261.1 26,645 3,775.4 2,333 330.6
Percent change +5.8 +5.2 +3.8 +3.1 -23.3 -23.8 +12.3 +11.7 +5.3 +4.6 +0.3 -0.3 +3.1 +2.5 +1.1 +0.5 -10.0 -10.6
Florida 2018 21,244,317 81,980 385.9 1,107 5.2 8,438 39.7 16,884 79.5 55,551 261.5 486,017 2,287.8 71,933 338.6 372,919 1,755.4 41,165 193.8
2019 21,477,737 81,270 378.4 1,122 5.2 8,456 39.4 16,217 75.5 55,475 258.3 460,846 2,145.7 63,396 295.2 358,402 1,668.7 39,048 181.8
Percent change -0.9 -1.9 +1.4 +0.3 +0.2 -0.9 -4.0 -5.0 -0.1 -1.2 -5.2 -6.2 -11.9 -12.8 -3.9 -4.9 -5.1 -6.2
Georgia 2018 10,511,131 35,619 338.9 647 6.2 2,798 26.6 8,499 80.9 23,675 225.2 277,803 2,642.9 46,816 445.4 205,631 1,956.3 25,356 241.2
2019 10,617,423 36,170 340.7 654 6.2 2,922 27.5 7,961 75.0 24,633 232.0 252,249 2,375.8 39,506 372.1 188,967 1,779.8 23,776 223.9
Percent change +1.5 +0.5 +1.1 +0.1 +4.4 +3.4 -6.3 -7.3 +4.0 +3.0 -9.2 -10.1 -15.6 -16.5 -8.1 -9.0 -6.2 -7.2
Maryland 2018 6,035,802 28,330 469.4 491 8.1 1,991 33.0 9,716 161.0 16,132 267.3 122,945 2,036.9 18,910 313.3 91,887 1,522.4 12,148 201.3
2019 6,045,680 27,456 454.1 542 9.0 1,913 31.6 9,203 152.2 15,798 261.3 117,901 1,950.2 16,862 278.9 89,780 1,485.0 11,259 186.2
Percent change -3.1 -3.2 +10.4 +10.2 -3.9 -4.1 -5.3 -5.4 -2.1 -2.2 -4.1 -4.3 -10.8 -11.0 -2.3 -2.5 -7.3 -7.5
North Carolina7 2018 10,381,615 36,980 356.2 574 5.5 2,633 25.4 7,573 72.9 26,200 252.4 243,323 2,343.8 57,450 553.4 169,376 1,631.5 16,497 158.9
2019 10,488,084 38,995 371.8 632 6.0 3,247 31.0 7,599 72.5 27,517 262.4 247,236 2,357.3 54,447 519.1 174,728 1,666.0 18,061 172.2
Percent change +5.4 +4.4 +10.1 +9.0 +23.3 +22.1 +0.3 -0.7 +5.0 +4.0 +1.6 +0.6 -5.2 -6.2 +3.2 +2.1 +9.5 +8.4
South Carolina 2018 5,084,156 25,463 500.8 411 8.1 2,650 52.1 3,592 70.7 18,810 370.0 156,330 3,074.8 29,957 589.2 111,427 2,191.7 14,946 294.0
2019 5,148,714 26,323 511.3 464 9.0 2,460 47.8 3,294 64.0 20,105 390.5 151,389 2,940.3 27,461 533.4 108,953 2,116.1 14,975 290.8
Percent change +3.4 +2.1 +12.9 +11.5 -7.2 -8.3 -8.3 -9.4 +6.9 +5.5 -3.2 -4.4 -8.3 -9.5 -2.2 -3.4 +0.2 -1.1
Virginia 2018 8,501,286 17,357 204.2 417 4.9 3,072 36.1 3,610 42.5 10,258 120.7 142,931 1,681.3 15,659 184.2 116,496 1,370.3 10,776 126.8
2019 8,535,519 17,753 208.0 426 5.0 2,816 33.0 3,524 41.3 10,987 128.7 140,213 1,642.7 13,900 162.8 116,044 1,359.5 10,269 120.3
Percent change +2.3 +1.9 +2.2 +1.7 -8.3 -8.7 -2.4 -2.8 +7.1 +6.7 -1.9 -2.3 -11.2 -11.6 -0.4 -0.8 -4.7 -5.1
West Virginia 2018 1,804,291 5,411 299.9 76 4.2 716 39.7 333 18.5 4,286 237.5 27,888 1,545.6 5,916 327.9 19,783 1,096.4 2,189 121.3
2019 1,792,147 5,674 316.6 78 4.4 754 42.1 378 21.1 4,464 249.1 28,376 1,583.4 5,891 328.7 20,066 1,119.7 2,419 135.0
Percent change +4.9 +5.6 +2.6 +3.3 +5.3 +6.0 +13.5 +14.3 +4.2 +4.9 +1.7 +2.4 -0.4 +0.3 +1.4 +2.1 +10.5 +11.3
East South Central 2018 19,101,485 85,902 449.7 1,355 7.1 7,514 39.3 15,438 80.8 61,595 322.5 492,535 2,578.5 100,456 525.9 342,552 1,793.3 49,527 259.3
2019 19,176,181 83,666 436.3 1,409 7.3 7,200 37.5 13,952 72.8 61,105 318.7 467,762 2,439.3 90,051 469.6 330,011 1,720.9 47,700 248.7
Percent change -2.6 -3.0 +4.0 +3.6 -4.2 -4.6 -9.6 -10.0 -0.8 -1.2 -5.0 -5.4 -10.4 -10.7 -3.7 -4.0 -3.7 -4.1
Alabama 2018 4,887,681 25,567 523.1 383 7.8 2,032 41.6 4,047 82.8 19,105 390.9 138,702 2,837.8 29,101 595.4 96,328 1,970.8 13,273 271.6
2019 4,903,185 25,046 510.8 358 7.3 2,068 42.2 3,941 80.4 18,679 381.0 131,133 2,674.4 26,079 531.9 92,477 1,886.1 12,577 256.5
Percent change -2.0 -2.3 -6.5 -6.8 +1.8 +1.4 -2.6 -2.9 -2.2 -2.5 -5.5 -5.8 -10.4 -10.7 -4.0 -4.3 -5.2 -5.5
Kentucky 2018 4,461,153 9,719 217.9 250 5.6 1,875 42.0 2,469 55.3 5,125 114.9 89,235 2,000.3 17,462 391.4 61,313 1,374.4 10,460 234.5
2019 4,467,673 9,701 217.1 221 4.9 1,572 35.2 2,161 48.4 5,747 128.6 84,769 1,897.4 15,443 345.7 59,130 1,323.5 10,196 228.2
Percent change -0.2 -0.3 -11.6 -11.7 -16.2 -16.3 -12.5 -12.6 +12.1 +12.0 -5.0 -5.1 -11.6 -11.7 -3.6 -3.7 -2.5 -2.7
Mississippi 2018 2,981,020 7,929 266.0 214 7.2 596 20.0 1,700 57.0 5,419 181.8 71,701 2,405.3 20,355 682.8 46,201 1,549.8 5,145 172.6
2019 2,976,149 8,272 277.9 332 11.2 747 25.1 1,700 57.1 5,493 184.6 70,707 2,375.8 18,660 627.0 46,300 1,555.7 5,747 193.1
Percent change +4.3 +4.5 +55.1 +55.4 +25.3 +25.5 0.0 +0.2 +1.4 +1.5 -1.4 -1.2 -8.3 -8.2 +0.2 +0.4 +11.7 +11.9
Tennessee 2018 6,771,631 42,687 630.4 508 7.5 3,011 44.5 7,222 106.7 31,946 471.8 192,897 2,848.6 33,538 495.3 138,710 2,048.4 20,649 304.9
2019 6,829,174 40,647 595.2 498 7.3 2,813 41.2 6,150 90.1 31,186 456.7 181,153 2,652.6 29,869 437.4 132,104 1,934.4 19,180 280.9
Percent change -4.8 -5.6 -2.0 -2.8 -6.6 -7.4 -14.8 -15.6 -2.4 -3.2 -6.1 -6.9 -10.9 -11.7 -4.8 -5.6 -7.1 -7.9
West South Central 2018 40,238,324 179,116 445.1 2,297 5.7 21,975 54.6 37,337 92.8 117,507 292.0 1,037,711 2,578.9 195,886 486.8 739,453 1,837.7 102,372 254.4
2019 40,619,450 181,740 447.4 2,461 6.1 21,696 53.4 36,939 90.9 120,644 297.0 1,039,034 2,558.0 185,492 456.7 744,539 1,833.0 109,003 268.4
Percent change +1.5 +0.5 +7.1 +6.1 -1.3 -2.2 -1.1 -2.0 +2.7 +1.7 +0.1 -0.8 -5.3 -6.2 +0.7 -0.3 +6.5 +5.5
Arkansas 2018 3,009,733 16,904 561.6 222 7.4 2,341 77.8 1,593 52.9 12,748 423.6 89,177 2,963.0 19,520 648.6 62,350 2,071.6 7,307 242.8
2019 3,017,804 17,643 584.6 242 8.0 2,331 77.2 1,557 51.6 13,513 447.8 86,250 2,858.0 18,095 599.6 60,735 2,012.6 7,420 245.9
Percent change +4.4 +4.1 +9.0 +8.7 -0.4 -0.7 -2.3 -2.5 +6.0 +5.7 -3.3 -3.5 -7.3 -7.5 -2.6 -2.9 +1.5 +1.3
Louisiana 2018 4,659,690 25,314 543.3 533 11.4 2,105 45.2 4,600 98.7 18,076 387.9 152,996 3,283.4 31,291 671.5 110,066 2,362.1 11,639 249.8
2019 4,648,794 25,537 549.3 544 11.7 2,273 48.9 4,025 86.6 18,695 402.1 146,993 3,162.0 26,918 579.0 109,359 2,352.4 10,716 230.5
Percent change +0.9 +1.1 +2.1 +2.3 +8.0 +8.2 -12.5 -12.3 +3.4 +3.7 -3.9 -3.7 -14.0 -13.8 -0.6 -0.4 -7.9 -7.7
Oklahoma 2018 3,940,235 18,701 474.6 215 5.5 2,431 61.7 2,805 71.2 13,250 336.3 114,395 2,903.3 27,178 689.8 73,799 1,873.0 13,418 340.5
2019 3,956,971 17,086 431.8 266 6.7 2,268 57.3 2,369 59.9 12,183 307.9 112,587 2,845.3 26,577 671.7 72,632 1,835.5 13,378 338.1
Percent change -8.6 -9.0 +23.7 +23.2 -6.7 -7.1 -15.5 -15.9 -8.1 -8.4 -1.6 -2.0 -2.2 -2.6 -1.6 -2.0 -0.3 -0.7
Texas 2018 28,628,666 118,197 412.9 1,327 4.6 15,098 52.7 28,339 99.0 73,433 256.5 681,143 2,379.2 117,897 411.8 493,238 1,722.9 70,008 244.5
2019 28,995,881 121,474 418.9 1,409 4.9 14,824 51.1 28,988 100.0 76,253 263.0 693,204 2,390.7 113,902 392.8 501,813 1,730.6 77,489 267.2
Percent change +2.8 +1.5 +6.2 +4.8 -1.8 -3.1 +2.3 +1.0 +3.8 +2.5 +1.8 +0.5 -3.4 -4.6 +1.7 +0.5 +10.7 +9.3
West 2018 77,834,820 330,924 425.2 3,249 4.2 38,326 49.2 82,822 106.4 206,527 265.3 1,983,626 2,548.5 338,624 435.1 1,359,012 1,746.0 285,990 367.4
2019 78,347,268 323,966 413.5 3,175 4.1 36,324 46.4 78,933 100.7 205,534 262.3 1,889,523 2,411.7 306,686 391.4 1,321,742 1,687.0 261,095 333.3
Percent change -2.1 -2.7 -2.3 -2.9 -5.2 -5.8 -4.7 -5.3 -0.5 -1.1 -4.7 -5.4 -9.4 -10.0 -2.7 -3.4 -8.7 -9.3
Mountain 2018 24,511,745 108,278 441.7 1,101 4.5 15,175 61.9 18,575 75.8 73,427 299.6 630,953 2,574.1 107,336 437.9 447,137 1,824.2 76,480 312.0
2019 24,854,998 104,878 422.0 1,054 4.2 14,562 58.6 17,252 69.4 72,010 289.7 587,493 2,363.7 95,964 386.1 419,649 1,688.4 71,880 289.2
Percent change -3.1 -4.5 -4.3 -5.6 -4.0 -5.4 -7.1 -8.4 -1.9 -3.3 -6.9 -8.2 -10.6 -11.8 -6.1 -7.4 -6.0 -7.3
Arizona 2018 7,158,024 34,053 475.7 383 5.4 3,605 50.4 6,509 90.9 23,556 329.1 192,730 2,692.5 31,787 444.1 141,789 1,980.8 19,154 267.6
2019 7,278,717 33,141 455.3 365 5.0 3,662 50.3 6,410 88.1 22,704 311.9 177,638 2,440.5 28,699 394.3 130,788 1,796.9 18,151 249.4
Percent change -2.7 -4.3 -4.7 -6.3 +1.6 -0.1 -1.5 -3.2 -3.6 -5.2 -7.8 -9.4 -9.7 -11.2 -7.8 -9.3 -5.2 -6.8
Colorado 2018 5,691,287 22,851 401.5 215 3.8 4,328 76.0 3,781 66.4 14,527 255.2 154,292 2,711.0 21,757 382.3 110,518 1,941.9 22,017 386.9
2019 5,758,736 21,938 381.0 218 3.8 3,872 67.2 3,663 63.6 14,185 246.3 149,189 2,590.7 20,064 348.4 107,012 1,858.3 22,113 384.0
Percent change -4.0 -5.1 +1.4 +0.2 -10.5 -11.6 -3.1 -4.3 -2.4 -3.5 -3.3 -4.4 -7.8 -8.9 -3.2 -4.3 +0.4 -0.7
Idaho 2018 1,750,536 4,196 239.7 34 1.9 927 53.0 195 11.1 3,040 173.7 25,822 1,475.1 4,990 285.1 18,876 1,078.3 1,956 111.7
2019 1,787,065 4,000 223.8 35 2.0 809 45.3 155 8.7 3,001 167.9 21,793 1,219.5 3,927 219.7 16,295 911.8 1,571 87.9
Percent change -4.7 -6.6 +2.9 +0.8 -12.7 -14.5 -20.5 -22.1 -1.3 -3.3 -15.6 -17.3 -21.3 -22.9 -13.7 -15.4 -19.7 -21.3
Montana 2018 1,060,665 4,040 380.9 37 3.5 569 53.6 270 25.5 3,164 298.3 26,787 2,525.5 3,329 313.9 20,641 1,946.0 2,817 265.6
2019 1,068,778 4,328 404.9 27 2.5 624 58.4 205 19.2 3,472 324.9 23,440 2,193.2 2,887 270.1 18,176 1,700.6 2,377 222.4
Percent change +7.1 +6.3 -27.0 -27.6 +9.7 +8.8 -24.1 -24.7 +9.7 +8.9 -12.5 -13.2 -13.3 -13.9 -11.9 -12.6 -15.6 -16.3
Nevada 2018 3,027,341 16,715 552.1 202 6.7 2,329 76.9 3,862 127.6 10,322 341.0 73,998 2,444.3 17,741 586.0 44,341 1,464.7 11,916 393.6
2019 3,080,156 15,210 493.8 143 4.6 2,161 70.2 3,286 106.7 9,620 312.3 71,525 2,322.1 15,510 503.5 44,755 1,453.0 11,260 365.6
Percent change -9.0 -10.6 -29.2 -30.4 -7.2 -8.8 -14.9 -16.4 -6.8 -8.4 -3.3 -5.0 -12.6 -14.1 +0.9 -0.8 -5.5 -7.1
New Mexico 2018 2,092,741 17,637 842.8 153 7.3 1,302 62.2 2,646 126.4 13,536 646.8 70,722 3,379.4 16,102 769.4 44,592 2,130.8 10,028 479.2
2019 2,096,829 17,450 832.2 181 8.6 1,288 61.4 2,341 111.6 13,640 650.5 65,269 3,112.7 14,610 696.8 41,702 1,988.8 8,957 427.2
Percent change -1.1 -1.3 +18.3 +18.1 -1.1 -1.3 -11.5 -11.7 +0.8 +0.6 -7.7 -7.9 -9.3 -9.4 -6.5 -6.7 -10.7 -10.9
Utah 2018 3,153,550 7,551 239.4 63 2.0 1,854 58.8 1,237 39.2 4,397 139.4 76,294 2,419.3 10,079 319.6 58,406 1,852.1 7,809 247.6
2019 3,205,958 7,553 235.6 72 2.2 1,822 56.8 1,125 35.1 4,534 141.4 69,546 2,169.3 8,871 276.7 53,937 1,682.4 6,738 210.2
Percent change * -1.6 +14.3 +12.4 -1.7 -3.3 -9.1 -10.5 +3.1 +1.4 -8.8 -10.3 -12.0 -13.4 -7.7 -9.2 -13.7 -15.1
Wyoming 2018 577,601 1,235 213.8 14 2.4 261 45.2 75 13.0 885 153.2 10,308 1,784.6 1,551 268.5 7,974 1,380.5 783 135.6
2019 578,759 1,258 217.4 13 2.2 324 56.0 67 11.6 854 147.6 9,093 1,571.1 1,396 241.2 6,984 1,206.7 713 123.2
Percent change +1.9 +1.7 -7.1 -7.3 +24.1 +23.9 -10.7 -10.8 -3.5 -3.7 -11.8 -12.0 -10.0 -10.2 -12.4 -12.6 -8.9 -9.1
Pacific 2018 53,323,075 222,646 417.5 2,148 4.0 23,151 43.4 64,247 120.5 133,100 249.6 1,352,673 2,536.7 231,288 433.7 911,875 1,710.1 209,510 392.9
2019 53,492,270 219,088 409.6 2,121 4.0 21,762 40.7 61,681 115.3 133,524 249.6 1,302,030 2,434.1 210,722 393.9 902,093 1,686.4 189,215 353.7
Percent change -1.6 -1.9 -1.3 -1.6 -6.0 -6.3 -4.0 -4.3 +0.3 * -3.7 -4.0 -8.9 -9.2 -1.1 -1.4 -9.7 -10.0
Alaska 2018 735,139 6,555 891.7 47 6.4 1,212 164.9 896 121.9 4,400 598.5 24,345 3,311.6 3,985 542.1 16,364 2,226.0 3,996 543.6
2019 731,545 6,343 867.1 69 9.4 1,088 148.7 826 112.9 4,360 596.0 21,294 2,910.8 3,563 487.1 15,114 2,066.0 2,617 357.7
Percent change -3.2 -2.8 +46.8 +47.5 -10.2 -9.8 -7.8 -7.4 -0.9 -0.4 -12.5 -12.1 -10.6 -10.2 -7.6 -7.2 -34.5 -34.2
California 2018 39,461,588 176,604 447.5 1,739 4.4 15,506 39.3 54,328 137.7 105,031 266.2 941,644 2,386.2 164,645 417.2 621,779 1,575.7 155,220 393.3
2019 39,512,223 174,331 441.2 1,690 4.3 14,799 37.5 52,301 132.4 105,541 267.1 921,114 2,331.2 152,555 386.1 626,802 1,586.3 141,757 358.8
Percent change -1.3 -1.4 -2.8 -2.9 -4.6 -4.7 -3.7 -3.9 +0.5 +0.4 -2.2 -2.3 -7.3 -7.5 +0.8 +0.7 -8.7 -8.8
Hawaii 2018 1,420,593 3,622 255.0 40 2.8 709 49.9 951 66.9 1,922 135.3 41,027 2,888.0 5,709 401.9 29,600 2,083.6 5,718 402.5
2019 1,415,872 4,042 285.5 48 3.4 765 54.0 1,131 79.9 2,098 148.2 40,228 2,841.2 5,340 377.2 29,634 2,093.0 5,254 371.1
Percent change +11.6 +12.0 +20.0 +20.4 +7.9 +8.3 +18.9 +19.3 +9.2 +9.5 -1.9 -1.6 -6.5 -6.2 +0.1 +0.4 -8.1 -7.8
Oregon 2018 4,181,886 12,146 290.4 86 2.1 2,114 50.6 2,515 60.1 7,431 177.7 122,401 2,926.9 16,515 394.9 89,191 2,132.8 16,695 399.2
2019 4,217,737 11,995 284.4 116 2.8 1,778 42.2 2,276 54.0 7,825 185.5 115,170 2,730.6 14,724 349.1 85,261 2,021.5 15,185 360.0
Percent change -1.2 -2.1 +34.9 +33.7 -15.9 -16.6 -9.5 -10.3 +5.3 +4.4 -5.9 -6.7 -10.8 -11.6 -4.4 -5.2 -9.0 -9.8
Washington 2018 7,523,869 23,719 315.3 236 3.1 3,610 48.0 5,557 73.9 14,316 190.3 223,256 2,967.3 40,434 537.4 154,941 2,059.3 27,881 370.6
2019 7,614,893 22,377 293.9 198 2.6 3,332 43.8 5,147 67.6 13,700 179.9 204,224 2,681.9 34,540 453.6 145,282 1,907.9 24,402 320.5
Percent change -5.7 -6.8 -16.1 -17.1 -7.7 -8.8 -7.4 -8.5 -4.3 -5.4 -8.5 -9.6 -14.6 -15.6 -6.2 -7.4 -12.5 -13.5
Puerto Rico 2018 3,193,354 6,417 200.9 639 20.0 198 6.2 2,271 71.1 3,309 103.6 24,851 778.2 5,486 171.8 15,658 490.3 3,707 116.1
2019 3,193,694 6,479 202.9 606 19.0 215 6.7 2,121 66.4 3,537 110.7 22,441 702.7 4,291 134.4 14,483 453.5 3,667 114.8
Percent change +1.0 +1.0 -5.2 -5.2 +8.6 +8.6 -6.6 -6.6 +6.9 +6.9 -9.7 -9.7 -21.8 -21.8 -7.5 -7.5 -1.1 -1.1
  • 1 The previous year's crime figures have been adjusted.
  • 2 Population figures are U.S. Census Bureau provisional estimates as of July 1, 2019.
  • 3 The violent crime figures include the offenses of murder, rape (revised definition), robbery, and aggravated assault.
  • 4 The figures shown in this column for the offense of rape were estimated using the revised Uniform Crime Reporting (UCR) definition of rape. See data declaration for further explanation.
  • 5 Limited data for 2018 were available for Iowa.
  • 6 Includes offenses reported by the Metro Transit Police and the District of Columbia Fire and Emergency Medical Services: Arson Investigation Unit.
  • 7 This state's agencies submitted rape data according to the legacy UCR definition of rape.
  • * Less than one-tenth of 1 percent.
  • NOTE: Although arson data are included in the trend and clearance tables, sufficient data are not available to estimate totals for this offense. Therefore, no arson data are published in this table.

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Crime in the United States, by Region, Geographic Division, and State, 2018–2019

  • In 2019, the estimated number of violent crimes in the United States decreased 0.6 percent when compared with 2018 data.
  • When comparing the 2-year estimates, violent crimes decreased in three of the four regions, with the largest decrease (2.1 percent) occurring in the West, followed by a decrease of 1.1 percent in the Midwest, and a decline of 0.4 percent in the Northeast. Violent crime increased in the South by 0.7 percent.
  • The estimated number of murders decreased 5.6 percent in the Midwest, 4.8 percent in the Northeast, and 2.3 percent in the West. However, the estimated number of murders increased 5.6 percent in the South.
  • The number of rapes (revised definition) decreased 5.2 percent in the West, 3.2 percent in the Midwest, 2.0 percent in the Northeast, and 0.9 percent in the South.
  • The estimated number of robbery offenses in 2019 fell 7.9 percent in the Midwest, 4.7 percent in the West, 4.1 percent in the Northeast, and 3.5 percent in the South.
  • Estimated aggravated assault offenses increased 2.1 percent in the South, 1.7 percent in the Midwest, and 1.4 percent in the Northeast, but declined 0.5 percent in the West.
  • For 2019, the estimated number of property crimes nationwide decreased 4.1 percent when compared with the 2018 estimate.
  • The estimated number of property crimes declined 6.2 percent in the Northeast, 4.8 percent in the Midwest, 4.7 percent in the West, and 2.7 percent in the South.
  • The estimated number of burglaries decreased 13.5 percent in the Northeast, 10.3 percent in the Midwest, 9.4 percent in the West, and 8.4 percent in the South.
  • Larceny-thefts declined 4.9 percent in the Northeast, 3.9 percent in the Midwest, 2.7 percent in the West, and 1.7 percent in the South.
  • When compared with the 2018 estimates, the estimated number of motor vehicle thefts in 2019 decreased 8.7 percent in the West, 6.9 percent in the Northeast, and 2.1 percent in the Midwest. However, motor vehicle thefts rose 0.5 percent in the South.