Reconviction Rates in Scotland: 2018-19 Offender Cohort

Analyses of trends in reconviction statistics up to the latest cohort of 2018-19.

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The following symbols are used throughout the tables in this bulletin:

- Nil

* Less than 0.5

n/a Not available

** Rates based on fewer than 10 people and not suitable for publication

All reconviction rates and percentages are shown in italics.

These tables can also be found, with additional datasets that contain supplementary information, on the webpage of this publication under the supporting files menu.

In Tables 1 to 6, 9-10, 12, and 14, the number of offenders that are reconvicted, and the number of reconvictions, are omitted from the bulletin for clarity. These values are included in the additional datasets which accompany this bulletin.

The definitions of reconviction rate and the average number of reconvictions per offender are described in Annex Table A1.



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