Statistics report on the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI)


This report presents graphs and tables about the Federal Bureau of Investigation. It includes an overview of the organization, with further information provided on demographics, crime, and controversies that the Bureau has been involved in. Finally, the report concludes with a section on differing opinions on the FBI divulged by Americans.

Table of contents


  • Premium Statistic Number of FBI personnel U.S. 2017-2023
  • Premium Statistic Amount of funding budgeted for the FBI U.S. 2017-2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of FBI employees U.S. 2023, by demographic
  • Premium Statistic Share of FBI employees by role and gender U.S. 2023
  • Premium Statistic Share of FBI employees U.S. 2022, by role and race
  • Premium Statistic Longest serving FBI directors in the United States 1912-2023
  • Basic Statistic Number of FBI field offices U.S. 2023, by state

FBI crime figures

  • Premium Statistic Number of people arrested by the FBI in the U.S. by offense 2022
  • Basic Statistic Fugitives who spent the longest time on FBI most wanted list in the U.S. 2022
  • Basic Statistic Number of missing person files U.S. 1990-2022
  • Premium Statistic Share of law enforcement agencies who reported crime data U.S. 2022, by state
  • Basic Statistic Reported violent crime rate in the U.S. 1990-2022
  • Premium Statistic Number of known hate crime offenders U.S. 2022, by motivation

Recent controversies

  • Premium Statistic Approval of FBI search of Mar-A-Lago U.S. 2022
  • Premium Statistic U.S. adults on if the FBI planted sensitive documents at Mar-a-Lago 2022
  • Basic Statistic Public opinion on why President Trump fired former FBI chief Comey
  • Premium Statistic Share of Americans concerned about contact between Trump campaign and Russia 2019
  • Premium Statistic Share of U.S. public who think it likely Russia interfered in the 2016 election

Opinion on the FBI

  • Basic Statistic U.S. adults' trust in government agencies 2022
  • Premium Statistic Share of adults who believe the FBI is doing a good job U.S. 2003-2022
  • Premium Statistic Adults who believe government agencies are doing a good job U.S. 2022, by party
  • Premium Statistic Share of U.S. adults with various opinions of FBI agents U.S. 2022, by demographic
  • Premium Statistic Share of adults with various opinions of FBI agents U.S. 2022, by political party

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