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Crime against businesses statistics

Statistics from the Commercial Victimisation Survey, which looks at crime against businesses in England and Wales.

The Commercial Victimisation Survey (CVS) was paused during 2019, while a review was undertaken to assess user needs. It was then delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Fieldwork for the year ending March 2021 survey has now commenced and results will be published in March 2022.

Documents

Data tables

Guidance

Published 20 June 2013
Last updated 28 June 2022 + show all updates
  1. Updated 'Crime against businesses: findings from the year ending March 2021 Commercial Victimisation Survey'.

  2. Added 'Crime against businesses: findings from the year ending March 2021 Commercial Victimisation Survey'.

  3. Text 'Following feedback from stakeholders, the new survey was scheduled for September 2020 but due to the Covid-19 pandemic, we decided to delay fieldwork until next year. The survey is expected to start interviews with businesses in the first half of 2021.' updated to 'It was then delayed due to the Covid-19 pandemic. Fieldwork for the year ending March 2021 survey has now commenced and results will be published in March 2022.'

  4. Information updated about the next Commercial Victimisation Survey (CVS).

  5. Added 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2018 Commercial Victimisation Survey' and 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2018 Commercial Victimisation Survey: data tables'.

  6. Added news notice regarding the Commercial Victimisation Survey publication for 2019.

  7. Added 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2017 Commercial Victimisation Survey' and 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2017 Commercial Victimisation Survey: data tables'.

  8. Added 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2016 Commercial Victimisation Survey' and 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2016 Commercial Victimisation Survey: data tables'.

  9. Added 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2015 Commercial Victimisation Survey' and 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2015 Commercial Victimisation Survey: data tables'.

  10. Uploaded 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2014 Commercial Victimisation Survey' and 'Crime against businesses: findings from the 2014 Commercial Victimisation Survey: data tables'.

  11. Added 'Commercial Victimisation Survey 2013 Technical Report'.

  12. First published.