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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2018/19: main findings

Published: 16 Jun 2020

Main findings from the Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2018/2019.

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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2018/19: main findings
Table A1.13: Proportion of adults who felt safe walking alone after dark in their local area

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Table A1.13: Proportion of adults who felt safe walking alone after dark in their local area

Proportion of adults who felt 'very' or 'fairly' safe

2008/09

2009/10

2010/11

2012/13

2014/15

2016/17

2017/18

2018/19

Percentage point change
since 2008/09 since 2017/18
All 66% 67% 68% 72% 74% 77% 77% 78% up by 12 No change
Male 79% 80% 82% 85% 86% 89% 89% 89% up by 10 No change
Female 55% 55% 55% 60% 64% 67% 66% 66% up by 12 No change
16-24 71% 72% 72% 73% 77% 79% 83% 79% up by 9 No change
25-44 73% 72% 72% 77% 78% 83% 80% 83% up by 10 No change
45-59 70% 70% 72% 76% 77% 79% 77% 80% up by 10 No change
60+ 52% 56% 57% 61% 66% 70% 70% 71% up by 18 No change
15% most deprived areas 52% 52% 54% 57% 62% 63% 63% 64% up by 12 No change
Rest of Scotland 69% 70% 71% 75% 76% 80% 79% 80% up by 11 No change
Urban 62% 63% 65% 69% 71% 75% 77% 76% up by 13 No change
Rural 83% 84% 84% 87% 88% 89% 88% 90% up by 7 No change
Victim 61% 61% 61% 66% 67% 70% 68% 70% up by 9 No change
Non-victim 68% 69% 70% 73% 76% 79% 78% 79% up by 12 No change
Overall number of respondents 16,000 16,040 13,010 12,050 11,470 5,570 5,480 5,540

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