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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2019/20: main findings

Published: 16 Mar 2021

Main findings from the Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2019/2020, including self-completion findings covering the period 2018/19 to 2019/20.

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Scottish Crime and Justice Survey 2019/20: main findings
Table A1.15: Proportion of adults who said the police in their local area were doing an excellent or good job

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Table A1.15: Proportion of adults who said the police in their local area were doing an excellent or good job

Proportion of adults who said the police in their local area were doing an 'excellent' or 'good' job 2012/13 2014/15 2016/17 2017/18 2018/19 2019/20 Percentage point change
since 2012/131 since 2018/19
All 61% 58% 58% 57% 56% 55% ↓ by 6 No change
Male 59% 57% 56% 54% 54% 54% ↓ by 6 No change
Female 62% 60% 61% 60% 57% 56% ↓ by 6 No change
16-24 63% 61% 66% 62% 62% 62% No change No change
25-44 60% 58% 61% 58% 60% 57% No change No change
45-59 58% 56% 53% 54% 52% 53% ↓ by 4 No change
60+ 64% 60% 56% 57% 51% 52% ↓ by 12 No change
15% most deprived areas 54% 53% 53% 53% 50% 49% ↓ by 5 No change
Rest of Scotland 62% 59% 59% 58% 57% 56% ↓ by 6 No change
Urban 61% 58% 59% 57% 56% 55% ↓ by 6 No change
Rural 63% 60% 57% 58% 55% 56% ↓ by 7 No change
Victim 51% 47% 51% 50% 50% 49% No change No change
Non-victim 63% 60% 60% 58% 56% 56% ↓ by 7 No change
Overall number of respondents 12,050 11,470 5,570 5,480 5,540 5,570

1 This question was first included in the 2012/13 SCJS.


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