Victims

Key figures 2019

Victims under Swiss Criminal Code (SCC)
  Swiss Criminal Code
Sex of victims

Male

112 528

Female

88 608

Legal person

36 825

Missing data

3

Age category of victims

<10 years

1 984

10-14 years

4 552

15-17 years

7 210

18-19 years

6 141

20-24 years

16 960

25-29 years

20 604

30-34 years

21 080

35-39 years

19 564

40-49 years

36 112

50-59 years

31 552

60-69 years

17 880

Up to 70 years

17 180

Date of birth missing

315

Residence category of victims

Swiss nationals

140 834

Foreign nationals (permanent resident population)

46 400

Asylum seekers

1 796

Other foreigners

10 583

Residence category missing

1 529

State of the database: 13.02.2020
Source: FSO - Police crime statistics (PCS) 2019

Development of victims under Swiss Criminal Code from 2009 to 2019

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

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Statistical sources and concepts

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Federal Statistical Office Section Crime and Criminal Justice
Espace de l'Europe 10
CH-2010 Neuchâtel
Switzerland

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