Publication - Statistics

Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2014/15: Main Findings

Published: 15 Mar 2016
ISBN:
9781786521026

Main findings from the Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2014/15.

Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2014/15: Main Findings
Table A 1.12: Percentage of respondents who feel safe at home alone after dark in their local area, from 2008/09 to 2014/15

Table A 1.12: Percentage of respondents who feel safe at home alone after dark in their local area, from 2008/09 to 2014/15

Percentage ‘very’ or ‘fairly safe’ 2008/09 2009/10 2010/11 2012/13 2014/15 From 2008/09 to 2014/15   From 2012/13 to 2014/15  
All 93 94 94 95 94 0.7 -0.9 *
Male 96 97 98 97 97 0.7 -0.4
Female 90 92 91 92 91 0.6 -1.4 *
16 - 24 91 93 91 92 91 0.1 -0.2
25 - 34 92 93 93 95 93 0.9 -1.6
35 - 44 94 94 95 95 94 -0.1 -1.2
45 - 54 94 95 95 96 94 0.0 -1.2
55 - 64 93 95 96 95 95 2.2 * 0.1
65 - 74 94 95 95 96 95 0.8 -0.8
75+ 93 95 95 96 95 1.1 -1.4
15% most deprived 88 89 90 91 90 2.0 -1.1
Rest of Scotland 94 95 95 95 95 0.4 -0.9 *
Urban 93 94 94 94 93 0.8 * -0.8 *
Rural 96 96 96 97 96 0.2 -1.2
Victim 90 90 89 90 90 0.6 0.1
Non-victim 94 95 95 96 94 0.4 -1.2 *

Base: 2008/09 (16,000), 2009/10 (16,040), 2010/11 (13,010), 2012/13 (12,050), 2014/15 (11,470)

Variable name: QSFNIGH, QDGEN, QDAGE, SIMD_TOP, SIMD_QUINT, TENURE, URBRUR, TABNSSEC, NSSEC, QRELIG, QCONDIT and QLIMIT, QDETH3, VICFLAG3, SEXORIEN and QSEXORIENT.

Notes: Question wording: "How safe do you feel when you are alone in your home at night?" Answer Options: 'Very safe', 'Fairly safe', 'A bit unsafe', 'and Very unsafe'.


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