Appendix table 3. Persons suspected of offences living in Finland by nationality in 2012–2015, share per 1,000 population

Offence/Year Total Finnish citizens Citizens of foreign countries Sweden Estonia Russia/Former Soviet Union Somalia Citizens of other foreign countries
1) All offences 1) 2012 48.1 47.0 78.9 108.9 76.9 76.1 170.9 288.1
2013 46.7 45.6 72.8 105.5 73.4 64.1 169.2 268.1
2014 44.5 43.5 69.8 87.1 67.5 63.0 217.9 249.0
2015 44.5 43.5 69.2 97.6 72.2 60.1 204.3 247.0
Theft offences 2012 10.0 9.8 14.2 22.7 14.2 14.7 51.4 49.4
2013 9.9 9.8 13.9 24.2 15.4 12.8 59.1 48.9
2014 9.7 9.6 13.1 14.7 12.7 12.4 79.3 43.4
2015 9.2 9.1 13.0 20.0 14.8 12.2 65.4 43.4
Robbery offences 2012 0.3 0.2 0.5 1.2 0.4 0.4 3.2 1.8
2013 0.2 0.2 0.5 1.0 0.4 0.3 1.5 1.8
2014 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.6 0.4 0.5 5.4 2.0
2015 0.3 0.3 0.6 0.4 0.5 0.3 6.4 1.8
Fraud offences 2012 3.0 3.0 4.0 9.6 5.1 3.7 7.9 14.3
2013 3.5 3.5 3.9 5.6 3.0 2.2 12.2 14.4
2014 3.2 3.2 4.0 10.4 2.5 2.2 10.2 14.4
2015 4.0 4.0 4.0 6.4 4.1 1.9 12.7 14.8
Assault offences 2012 5.8 5.4 14.9 10.2 9.2 10.2 33.6 55.0
2013 5.4 5.1 11.9 11.7 9.7 7.3 27.2 44.3
2014 4.8 4.6 11.4 7.1 9.0 7.2 31.6 40.9
2015 4.6 4.3 10.8 8.4 7.8 7.2 32.5 39.4
Rape offences 2012 0.2 0.2 0.8 0.2 0.2 0.3 2.0 3.0
2013 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.2 0.2 0.7 2.4
2014 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.2 1.2 2.0
2015 0.1 0.1 0.7 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.8 2.3
Drunken driving offences 2012 3.2 3.2 4.9 8.2 9.0 5.3 3.1 18.3
2013 3.0 3.0 4.3 5.2 8.4 5.0 2.3 16.2
2014 2.9 2.9 4.0 4.8 7.2 5.2 3.3 14.4
2015 3.0 2.9 4.3 5.8 7.7 5.5 3.5 15.9
Narcotics offences 2012 3.4 3.4 4.4 6.5 2.4 5.1 11.9 15.3
2013 3.6 3.6 4.6 6.2 3.6 5.5 12.2 16.6
2014 3.6 3.5 5.1 6.0 3.6 5.3 20.9 17.7
2015 3.9 3.8 5.6 8.7 5.2 4.5 18.4 19.4
2) Endangerment of traffic safety, hit-and-run, traffic infraction, violation of social welfare legislation on road traffic and motor vehicle infraction 2012 75.8 76.1 68.3 92.8 63.7 65.9 51.8 271.5
2013 77.2 77.7 65.1 94.8 63.7 64.5 56.3 258.0
2014 71.1 71.5 60.6 84.3 64.5 58.8 49.5 238.1
2015 70.5 70.8 63.4 82.5 71.8 54.1 56.5 247.3
1) Excl. endangerment of traffic safety, hit-and-run, traffic infraction, violation of social welfare legislation on road traffic and motor vehicle infraction

Source: Statistics on offences and coercive measures 2015, Offences reported. Statistics Finland

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Updated 22.3.2016

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Official Statistics of Finland (OSF): Statistics on offences and coercive measures [e-publication].
ISSN=2342-9178. Reported offences, 1st quarter 2015, Appendix table 3. Persons suspected of offences living in Finland by nationality in 2012–2015, share per 1,000 population . Helsinki: Statistics Finland [referred: 18.8.2019].
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