Wales violent crime statistics

Annual crime rate in Wales region is 39.2, i.e. 39.2 crimes reported per annum per 1000 workday people. Compared to the national crime rate, Wales's crime rate is at 106%. Violent crime makes up 37.8% of all crimes reported in the region. The total number of "violent crime" is 119k, and this number has increased by 20.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022.

39.2

annual crime rate per 1k workday people

106%

of national crime rate

37.8%

of all crimes

119k

crimes reported

20.1%

annual change

Wales violent crime rate comparison map

Wales violent crime rate comparison map
CountyCrime rate vs. ENG & WLS rateCrime rate per 1000 workday peopleTotal number of crimes
Clwyd130%4824179
Dyfed115%4315362
Gwent105%3921578
Gwynedd104%397294
Mid Glamorgan106%3915411
Powys102%384683
South Glamorgan88%3316821
West Glamorgan93%3413764

Wales violent crime rate rank

Violent crime rate is 39.2 crimes reported per 1,000 working people per annum. It's the 4. highest crime rate out of 8 England and Wales' regions.

4.

highest crime rate out of 8 regions

39.2

annual crime rate per 1k workday people
Wales violent crime rate rank

Wales violent crime rate compared to other regions

The total number of "violent crime" is 119k, and this number has increased by 20.1% when compared year-over-year in the period of April 2021 - March 2022. In the graph below, region are compared by crime rate and crime rate percentage change. Crime rate percentage change compares the region crime rate between April 2021 - March 2022 to the region crime rate in the previous 12 months. The size of the circle reflects the number of total crimes reported. The bigger the circle, the higher the number of crimes reported in the region.

20.1%

annual change

39.2

annual crime rate per 1k workday people

119k

crimes reported
Wales violent crime rate compared to other regionsCrime rate percentage change
Crime rate per 1000 workday people

Wales violent crime volume

Crime volume by month.

Wales violent crime volume

Wales violent crime rate

Annual crime rate per 1000 workday people

Wales violent crime rate

Wales violent crime seasonality

Total number of crimes reported in a given calendar month (1 = January … 12 = December) in the previous five years, i.e. from 2017 till 2021.

Wales violent crime seasonality

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