Australian Bureau of Statistics

Rate this page
ABS Home > Statistics > By Release Date
ABS @ Facebook ABS @ Twitter ABS RSS ABS Email notification service
4510.0 - Recorded Crime - Victims, Australia, 2009 Quality Declaration 
Previous ISSUE Released at 11:30 AM (CANBERRA TIME) 03/06/2010   
   Page tools: Print Print Page Print all pages in this productPrint All RSS Feed RSS Bookmark and Share Search this Product  
Contents >> Victims of crime, Australia >> Location of offence


Residential locations were the most likely place of occurrence for murder (65%), attempted murder (62%), sexual assault (67%) and unlawful entry with intent (68%) (Table 2.4). For victims of motor vehicle theft, this offence was most likely to have occurred in a community location (43%), followed by a residential location (40%).

Robbery victims were most likely to be subjected to this offence a community in location (59%), with 46% of all robberies having occurred on a street/footpath.

Forty five percent of kidnapping/abduction victims were taken from a street/footpath, and a further 29% were taken from a residential location. Other theft mainly occurred in retail locations (33%) or community locations (27%).

VICTIMS(a), Selected offences by selected locations
Graph: VICTIMS(a), Selected offences by selected locations

Previous PageNext Page

Bookmark and Share. Opens in a new window

Commonwealth of Australia 2016

Unless otherwise noted, content on this website is licensed under a Creative Commons Attribution 2.5 Australia Licence together with any terms, conditions and exclusions as set out in the website Copyright notice. For permission to do anything beyond the scope of this licence and copyright terms contact us.