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Table 1 Number of surveys considered and summary statistics for the perception of security, where a value closer to 0 means that in terms of crime people feel more secure and a value closer to 1 means that people tend to feel less secure

From: A metric of the difference between perception of security and victimisation rates

Year Surveys considered Perception of security
Mean Min Max Std. deviation
2011 32,402 0.649 0.209 0.947 0.190
2012 42,033 0.631 0.169 0.932 0.194
2013 42,527 0.656 0.270 0.903 0.160
2014 34,544 0.660 0.246 0.922 0.153