Crime rate in the United States in 2016, by type of crime (per 100,000 inhabitants)

United States crime rate 2016 by type of crime This statistic shows the crime rate in the United States in 2016, by type of crime. In 2016, the violent crime rate was at 386.3 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
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Type of crimeRate per 100,000 inhabitants
Property crime total2,450.7
Larceny-theft 1,745
Burglary 468.9
Violent crime toal386.3
Aggravated assault 248.5
Robbery 102.8
Rape (revised definition) 40.4
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5.3
Type of crimeRate per 100,000 inhabitants
Property crime total2,450.7
Larceny-theft 1,745
Burglary 468.9
Violent crime toal386.3
Aggravated assault 248.5
Robbery 102.8
Rape (revised definition) 40.4
Murder and nonnegligent manslaughter 5.3
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This statistic shows the crime rate in the United States in 2016, by type of crime. In 2016, the violent crime rate was at 386.3 cases per 100,000 inhabitants.
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Release date
September 2017
Region
United States
Survey time period
2016
Supplementary notes
Population figures are U.S. Census Bureau provisional estimates as of July 1, 2016.
Although arson data are included in the trend and clearance tables, sufficient data are not available to estimate totals for this offense. Therefore, no arson data are published in this table. The violent crime figures include the offenses of murder, rape (revised definition), robbery, and aggravated assault.

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