Appendix table 2. Persons suspected of offences living in Finland by nationality in 2013 to 2016, share per 1,000 population 1)

Offence/Year Total Finnish citizens Citizens of foreign countries Sweden Estonia Russia/Former Soviet Union Somalia Citizens of other foreign countries
Offences and infractions total 2013 123.9 123.4 137.9 200.3 137.0 128.6 225.5 526.1
2014 115.6 115.0 130.5 171.5 131.9 121.8 267.3 487.1
2015 114.7 114.2 126.8 182.7 138.2 113.5 265.1 464.1
2016 115.2 114.4 131.8 195.7 146.8 110.5 226.1 484.0
Offences against the Criminal Code 2013 58.3 57.3 84.5 120.3 86.0 71.4 178.7 315.6
2014 55.9 54.8 80.8 101.1 79.9 71.3 219.2 293.6
2015 55.1 54.1 77.7 113.7 81.8 66.6 214.2 277.6
2016 53.2 52.2 75.3 111.8 83.3 59.8 175.3 269.1
Offences A to F 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 44.4 43.5 66.2 99.0 69.3 59.7 207.7 231.9
2016 43.6 42.7 64.4 102.2 69.3 54.6 167.7 226.7
Theft offences 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 12.4 20.3 14.2 12.1 66.5 40.8
2016 8.8 8.7 11.3 15.0 13.3 10.5 62.3 36.8
Robbery offences 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 0.4 0.3 6.5 1.6
2016 0.3 0.3 0.4 0.9 0.3 0.2 4.4 1.3
Fraud offences 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 3.8 6.5 3.9 1.9 12.9 13.9
2016 4.0 4.1 3.2 11.6 2.7 3.3 8.1 11.2
Assault offences 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 10.4 8.6 7.5 7.2 33.1 37.0
2016 4.3 4.1 10.0 11.4 7.2 6.4 25.2 36.0
Rape offences 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 0.6 0.2 0.1 0.1 1.8 2.2
2016 0.1 0.1 0.6 0.4 0.1 0.2 1.1 2.2
Drunken driving offences 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 4.1 5.9 7.4 5.5 3.6 14.9
2016 2.9 2.8 4.1 5.6 8.1 4.4 2.6 14.9
Narcotics offences 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 5.3 8.8 5.0 4.5 18.7 18.2
2016 4.0 3.9 5.8 10.0 5.3 3.5 16.1 20.0
1) The same person can be a suspect several times during the year

Source: Statistics on offences and coercive measures 2016, Offences reported. Statistics Finland

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Updated 23.3.2017

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