Official Statistics

Conviction histories statistics and data

Conviction histories of offenders aged between 10 and 52.


Conviction histories of Offenders between the ages of 10 and 52 - England and Wales

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Conviction histories of offenders aged between 10 and 52

A statistics bulletin on the proportion of the population in England and Wales who have been convicted for a standard list offence. This bulletin updates the previous statistics on this topic which were published in 2001 and covered offenders born in selected years between 1953 and 1978 and examined offenders between the ages of 10 and 45.

This bulletin extends this analysis by 7 years and includes offenders born up to 1988 in order to examine the convictions of offenders between the ages of 10 and 52.

The bulletin is produced and handled by the ministry’s analytical professionals and production staff. Pre-release access of up to 24 hours is granted to the following persons:

Ministry of Justice: Secretary of State, Minister of State, Permanent Secretary, Director of Criminal Law and Sentencing Policy, Head of Youth Justice Policy Unit, Director of Offender Management Strategy, Head of Partnerships and Health Strategy Unit, Chief press officer,  Head of Analytical Services and the relevant special advisor, policy officers and press officers.

Home Office: Home Secretary, press officers and Chief Statistician.

Published 15 July 2010