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Reconviction rates in Scotland: 2015-2016 offender cohort

Published: 4 Sep 2018

Trends in reconviction statistics up to the latest cohort of 2015-2016.

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Reconviction rates in Scotland: 2015-2016 offender cohort
Table 2: Reconviction rates and average number of reconvictions per offender, by gender: 1997-98 to 2015-16 cohorts1

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Table 2: Reconviction rates and average number of reconvictions per offender, by gender: 1997-98 to 2015-16 cohorts1

Gender Number of offenders Reconviction rate Average number of reconvictions per offender
Males
1997-98 45,707 32.9 0.63
1998-99 41,844 32.9 0.64
1999-00 37,566 32.2 0.61
2000-01 35,269 32.7 0.62
2001-02 36,963 33.4 0.65
2002-03 37,768 33.9 0.66
2003-04 39,527 33.7 0.64
2004-05 41,516 33.2 0.63
2005-06 42,215 33.7 0.62
2006-07 44,759 33.4 0.62
2007-08 44,383 32.2 0.59
2008-09 41,424 32.5 0.61
2009-10 39,402 31.7 0.58
2010-11 36,986 31.5 0.57
2011-12 36,430 30.8 0.56
2012-13 34,656 30.0 0.54
2013-14 34,996 29.6 0.54
2014-15 36,138 29.3 0.52
2015-16 36,303 28.0 0.49
Females
1997-98 7,738 25.4 0.51
1998-99 7,304 25.8 0.52
1999-00 6,664 25.7 0.49
2000-01 6,296 26.4 0.48
2001-02 6,686 26.8 0.51
2002-03 7,076 27.3 0.52
2003-04 7,478 27.2 0.53
2004-05 7,842 27.9 0.52
2005-06 8,126 26.2 0.48
2006-07 8,547 27.1 0.49
2007-08 8,670 26.4 0.48
2008-09 8,233 26.5 0.53
2009-10 8,014 25.0 0.47
2010-11 7,718 23.9 0.45
2011-12 7,390 24.1 0.46
2012-13 7,041 23.9 0.45
2013-14 7,186 23.3 0.45
2014-15 7,476 23.6 0.45
2015-16 7,733 22.3 0.40

1. Figures for previous cohorts may differ from previously published figures as updated information is fed into the Scottish Offenders Index.


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