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Table 1 The extent of burglary repeat victimisation as reported from a range of studies in western and developed countries

From: Examining the extent of repeat and near repeat victimisation of domestic burglaries in Belo Horizonte, Brazil

Location of study and source Proportion of burglary that was repeat victimisation (%)
Birmingham, England: 2011
(BBC 2012)
30
England and Wales: 2012/13
(ONS 2013)
14
Japan: 1989
(Farrell and Bouloukos 2001)
22
Newcastle, England: 2010
(Safe Newcastle Partnership 2011)
15
Netherlands: 1996
(Farrell and Bouloukos 2001)
21
Northumberland County, England: 2009
(Northumberland Community Safety Partnership, 2009)
7
South Auckland, New Zealand: 2014
(Chainey and Silva 2015)
10
Sweden: 1996
(Farrell and Bouloukos 2001)
13
USA: 1996
(Farrell and Bouloukos 2001)
33
  1. For each study the time measurement window for analysing repeat victimisation was 1 year