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The Kentucky crime rate is lower than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #18

Kentucky
1,347.96
U.S.
1,723.80

The crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the crime level in a region. Higher crime index value means more crime.

Kentucky Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2012KentuckyCount1951,2723,5354,75029,58775,5716,668NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.529.080.7108.4675.41,725.2152.2NA1,287
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011KentuckyCount1531,4633,6935,09732,55379,1326,673NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0003.533.584.5116.7745.01,811.1152.7NA1,365
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010KentuckyCount1871,3813,7485,21230,31174,1896,209NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.331.886.4120.1698.51,709.7143.1NA1,322
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009KentuckyCount1781,5093,6295,84329,70172,6206,080NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.135.084.1135.4688.51,683.3140.9NA1,334
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008KentuckyCount1981,4084,0047,03628,83973,8087,667NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.633.093.8164.8675.51,728.8179.6NA1,400
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007KentuckyCount2041,3814,0696,85927,68370,4558,675NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.832.695.9161.7652.71,661.1204.5NA1,384
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006KentuckyCount1681,2973,6265,97227,12270,6589,243NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.030.886.2142.0644.81,679.9219.8NA1,338
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005KentuckyCount1901,4213,6905,83326,45870,3548,796NA 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.634.088.4139.8634.01,685.8210.8NA1,355
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

Kentucky
34.29
U.S.
25.14

The hate crime index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the hate crime level in a region. Higher hate crime index value means more hate crime.

Kentucky Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2012KentuckyCount1941231327229 
 KentuckyPer 100,0005.33.40.40.70.60.253
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011KentuckyCount154971924131 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.32.70.50.70.40.043
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010KentuckyCount1731211318192 
 KentuckyPer 100,0005.43.80.40.60.60.154
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009KentuckyCount150951124182 
 KentuckyPer 100,0004.73.00.30.70.60.146
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008KentuckyCount644341340 
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.71.10.10.30.10.016
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007KentuckyCount48306930 
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.20.80.20.20.10.012
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006KentuckyCount643591280 
 KentuckyPer 100,0001.70.90.20.30.20.017
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

Kentucky
2.06
U.S.
2.83

The law enforcement employees index value is calculated based on the data using USA.com algorithms. It is an indicator of the law enforcement employees level in a region. Higher law enforcement employees index value means higher law enforcement employees density.

Kentucky Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2012KentuckyCount9,7287,6232,105 
 KentuckyPer 100,000239.6187.851.92.14
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011KentuckyCount9,0637,0452,018 
 KentuckyPer 100,000245.2190.654.62.18
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010KentuckyCount10,1048,0512,053 
 KentuckyPer 100,000246.5196.450.12.21
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009KentuckyCount10,4838,2482,235 
 KentuckyPer 100,000247.3194.552.72.21
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008KentuckyCount10,1887,8092,379 
 KentuckyPer 100,000246.0188.557.42.17
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007KentuckyCount10,3018,0692,232 
 KentuckyPer 100,000244.7191.653.02.18
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006KentuckyCount10,1948,0282,166 
 KentuckyPer 100,000248.3195.552.82.22
 U.S.Per 100,000348.5241.3107.22.95
2005KentuckyCount10,2197,9062,313 
 KentuckyPer 100,000245.2189.755.52.17
 U.S.Per 100,000347.1241.1106.02.94


 
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