Victims

Key figures 2021

Victims under Swiss Criminal Code (SCC)

 

SCC

Sex

Male

105 943

Female

82 404

No information

8

Legal person

34 472

Age category

<10 years

1 899

10-14 years

4 509

15-17 years

6 839

18-19 years

5 315

20-24 years

14 885

25-29 years

18 494

30-34 years

19 669

35-39 years

18 696

40-49 years

33 700

50-59 years

30 002

60-69 years

17 427

Up to 70 years

16 831

No information

89

Residence category

Swiss nationals

133 523

Foreign nationals (permanent resident population)

45 190

Asylum population

1 570

Other foreigners

8 072

State of the database: 17.02.2022
Source: FSO - Police crime statistics (PCS) 2021

Development of victims under Swiss Criminal Code from 2009 to 2021

Detailed data on victims by offence and by year can be found under «Further information» below.

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Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland

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