Larceny Rate in the United States

There were 5,086,096 larceny crimes in U.S. and its rate (per 100,000) is 1549.5 in 2019. The larceny crime rate has continuously fallen by about 50% over the quarter century.

Number of larceny thefts

Larceny theft rate (per 100,000)

Year Larceny Rate Source
2019 5,086,096 1549.5 [49]
2018 5,232,167 1601.6 [49]
2017 5,513,000 1695.5 [49]
2016 5,644,835 1745.4 [49]
2015 5,723,488 1783.6 [49]
2014 5,809,054 1821.5 [49]
2013 6,019,465 1901.9 [49]
2012 6,168,874 1965.4 [49]
2011 6,151,095 1974.1 [49]
2010 6,204,601 2005.8 [49]
2009 6,338,095 2064.5 [49]
2008 6,586,206 2166.1 [49]
2007 6,591,542 2185.4 [49]
2006 6,626,363 2213.2 [49]
2005 6,783,447 2287.8 [49]
2004 6,937,089 2362.3 [49]
2003 7,026,802 2416.5 [49]
2002 7,057,379 2450.7 [49]
2001 7,092,267 2485.7 [49]
2000 6,971,590 2477.3 [49]
1999 6,955,520 2550.7 [50]
1998 7,376,311 2729.46 [50]
1997 7,743,760 2891.80 [50]
1996 7,904,685 2980.33 [50]
1995 7,997,710 3043.23 [50]
1994 7,879,812 3026.89 [50]
1993 7,820,909 3033.92 [50]
1992 7,915,199 3103.64 [50]
1991 8,142,228 3229.08 [50]
1990 7,945,670 3185.09 [50]
1989 7,872,442 3189.56 [50]
1988 7,705,872 3151.70 [50]
1987 7,499,851 3095.42 [50]
1986 7,257,153 3022.14 [50]
1985 6,926,380 2911.18 [50]
1984 6,591,874 2795.24 [50]
1983 6,712,759 2871.25 [50]
1982 7,142,500 3083.12 [50]
1981 7,194,400 3135.28 [50]

crime rate = number / population * 100,000

FBI calculates the crime rates by using population data published by U.S. Census Bureau in all years.

Data Source