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Percent Change, by Population Group

The FBI collects these data through the Uniform Crime Reporting Program.

General comment

This table provides the percent change in offenses known to law enforcement, by population group, for the first 6 months of 2010 and 2011.

 

Methodology

The data used in creating this table were from law enforcement agencies submitting 3 to 6 common months of offense reports for 2010 and 2011. When the FBI determines certain variables have created unusual fluctuations in the data, those data are excluded from the trend tabulations.

Population methodology

The population figures are the 2010 decennial counts from the U.S. Census Bureau.

If you have questions about this table

Contact the FBI’s Criminal Justice Information Services Division via e-mail at cjis_comm@leo.gov.