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Criminal Proceedings in Scottish Courts, 2005/06

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Table 11
Persons with a charge proved by main penalty, sex and age, 2005/06

Main penalty

Number

Total

Males

Females

Companies

All males

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

All females

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

Total 1

128,442

108,186

128

24,285

38,581

45,192

19,902

7

2,941

7,402

9,552

343

Custody

15,967

14,711

21

3,084

6,428

5,178

1,256

2

145

624

485

-

Community sentence

16,481

13,769

16

4,254

5,189

4,310

2,712

-

574

1,180

958

-

Financial penalty

80,871

68,460

21

13,761

23,562

31,116

12,084

1

1,469

4,146

6,468

316

Other sentence

15,123

11,246

70

3,186

3,402

4,588

3,850

4

753

1,452

1,641

27

Row per cent

Main penalty

Total

Males

Females

Companies

All males

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

All females

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

Total

100

84

*

19

30

35

15

*

2

6

7

*

Custody

100

92

*

19

40

32

8

*

1

4

3

-

Community sentence

100

84

*

26

31

26

16

-

3

7

6

-

Financial penalty

100

85

*

17

29

38

15

*

2

5

8

*

Other sentence

100

74

*

21

22

30

25

*

5

10

11

*

Column per cent

Main penalty

Total

Males

Females

Companies

All males

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

All females

Under 16

16 to 20

21 to 30

Over 30

Total

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

100

Custody

12

14

16

13

17

11

6

29

5

8

5

-

Community sentence

13

13

13

18

13

10

14

-

20

16

10

-

Financial penalty

63

63

16

57

61

69

61

14

50

56

68

92

Other sentence

12

10

55

13

9

10

19

57

26

20

17

8

1 Includes a small number of cases where age and sex are unknown