Uniform Crime Reporting Survey (UCR)

Rate of persons charged of population, ratio

Rate of persons charged refers to the number of persons aged 12 years and over per 100,000 population who have been identified as accused in an incident and against whom a charge has been laid.

Population refers to the total membership, based on specific characteristics, of a group of people, objects or events at a given time and within a particular geographic area.

The data for this variable are reported using the following measurements:

  • Rate per 100,000 population
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