Publication - Statistics

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 17: Individuals given non-court disposals and subsequent non-court disposals, by age: 2008-09 to 2015-16 cohorts1,2

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Table 17: Individuals given non-court disposals and subsequent non-court disposals, by age: 2008-09 to 2015-16 cohorts1,2

Age3 Number of Individuals Repeat non-court disposal rate4 Average number of repeat non-court disposals per individual
Under 21
2008-09 27,484 32.2 0.53
2009-10 28,260 30.2 0.50
2010-11 24,414 29.0 0.47
2011-12 24,003 28.5 0.47
2012-13 22,958 28.1 0.47
2013-14 21,613 27.3 0.45
2014-15 17,528 24.8 0.40
2015-16 15,987 21.9 0.34
21 to 25
2008-09 19,774 24.6 0.36
2009-10 21,701 23.8 0.36
2010-11 20,407 22.9 0.35
2011-12 20,521 24.2 0.37
2012-13 21,244 25.1 0.39
2013-14 21,489 21.8 0.33
2014-15 15,782 19.8 0.30
2015-16 12,949 17.8 0.25
26 to 30
2008-09 14,001 20.8 0.31
2009-10 15,396 20.2 0.30
2010-11 15,098 20.4 0.31
2011-12 16,511 21.6 0.33
2012-13 17,573 22.5 0.36
2013-14 17,647 19.7 0.31
2014-15 13,445 18.3 0.28
2015-16 11,534 16.6 0.23
31 to 40
2008-09 19,415 18.3 0.28
2009-10 20,256 18.1 0.29
2010-11 20,014 19.5 0.33
2011-12 22,141 20.7 0.35
2012-13 24,015 21.4 0.37
2013-14 24,717 19.1 0.33
2014-15 18,972 18.5 0.32
2015-16 16,948 16.1 0.24
Over 40
2008-09 19,894 14.1 0.23
2009-10 21,729 13.9 0.23
2010-11 22,435 13.7 0.23
2011-12 25,066 15.3 0.26
2012-13 28,202 16.3 0.28
2013-14 29,325 14.3 0.25
2014-15 22,651 13.9 0.24
2015-16 21,420 12.8 0.20

1. The non-court disposals dataset is independent of the dataset on court convictions.

2. Includes police and COPFS disposals.

3. There were a small number of individuals (no more than 12 per cohort) between 2013-14 and 2015-16 where age could not be determined. These offenders are not included here.

4. The percentage of individuals receiving a non-court disposal within a year of receiving a non-court disposal.


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