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Table 2 Mobility elasticity of crime by crime type

From: Crime and coronavirus: social distancing, lockdown, and the mobility elasticity of crime

Crime type % change in crime Location % change mobility Mobility elasticity of crime (MEC)
Shoplifting − 61.58 Retail & recreation − 73.65 0.84
Other Theft − 52.36 Retail & recreation − 73.65 0.71
Burglary dwelling − 25.44 Residential 24.84 − 1.04
Assault − 35.56 Workplace − 63.18 0.56
Theft from vehicle − 43.32 Residential 24.84 − 1.74