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The South Carolina crime rate is higher than the national average crime rate.

Crime Index, #50

South Carolina
2,253.24
U.S.
1,669.05

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.

South Carolina Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionMurdersRapesRobberiesAssaultsBurglariesTheftsVehicle TheftsArsonCrime Index
2014South CarolinaCount3111,4803,99717,67636,721117,59412,902NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.430.682.7365.8759.92,433.4267.0NA1,861
 U.S.Per 100,0004.526.4102.2232.5542.51,837.3216.2NA1,423
2013South CarolinaCount2971,5183,97217,83840,958119,51112,580NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.231.883.2373.6857.82,502.9263.5NA1,937
 U.S.Per 100,0004.525.2109.1229.1610.01,899.4221.3NA1,477
2012South CarolinaCount3241,6794,48919,90545,086122,26313,201NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.935.595.0421.4954.52,588.3279.5NA2,109
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.9112.9242.3670.21,959.3229.7NA1,557
2011South CarolinaCount3201,6124,31320,51546,921122,10013,664NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.834.592.2438.41,002.82,609.4292.0NA2,151
 U.S.Per 100,0004.726.8113.7241.1702.21,976.9229.6NA1,576
2010South CarolinaCount2801,4664,98220,92046,156121,05413,197NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.131.7107.7452.3997.92,617.2285.3NA2,159
 U.S.Per 100,0004.827.5119.1252.3699.62,003.5238.8NA1,610
2009South CarolinaCount2871,6125,73522,96245,282118,52113,566NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.335.3125.7503.4992.82,598.4297.4NA2,258
 U.S.Per 100,0005.028.7133.0262.8716.32,060.9258.8NA1,683
2008South CarolinaCount3051,6386,59924,14945,967126,06417,652NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0006.836.6147.3539.11,026.12,814.1394.0NA2,459
 U.S.Per 100,0005.429.3145.3274.6730.82,167.0314.7NA1,784
2007South CarolinaCount3521,7396,34626,30945,214126,04217,026NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0008.039.5144.0596.91,025.82,859.6386.3NA2,551
 U.S.Per 100,0005.630.0147.6283.8722.52,177.8363.3NA1,827
2006South CarolinaCount3591,7625,89925,05842,772124,14816,402NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0008.340.8136.5579.9989.82,873.0379.6NA2,516
 U.S.Per 100,0005.730.9149.4287.5729.42,206.8398.4NA1,867
2005South CarolinaCount3151,8095,62224,63842,589125,69916,358NA 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0007.442.5132.1579.01,000.92,954.1384.4NA2,532
 U.S.Per 100,0005.631.7140.7291.1726.72,286.3416.7NA1,888

Hate Crime Index

South Carolina
23.89
U.S.
23.78

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.

South Carolina Hate Crime by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalRaceReligionSexual OrientationEthnicityDisabilityHate Crime Index
2014South CarolinaCount492371045 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0001.00.50.10.20.10.110
 U.S.Per 100,0001.80.90.30.30.20.018
2013South CarolinaCount51339630 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0001.10.70.20.10.10.010
 U.S.Per 100,0002.01.00.30.40.20.020
2012South CarolinaCount14869412684 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0003.11.50.90.60.20.131
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.40.50.30.023
2011South CarolinaCount135643620132 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0002.91.40.80.40.30.028
 U.S.Per 100,0002.21.00.40.50.30.021
2010South CarolinaCount10954192952 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0002.41.20.40.60.10.023
 U.S.Per 100,0002.31.10.50.40.30.023
2009South CarolinaCount124632518135 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0002.71.40.50.40.30.127
 U.S.Per 100,0002.41.10.50.40.30.023
2008South CarolinaCount153892722114 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0003.42.00.60.50.20.134
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.60.50.30.028
2007South CarolinaCount127722016163 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0002.91.60.50.40.40.128
 U.S.Per 100,0002.91.50.50.50.40.029
2006South CarolinaCount11061122377 
 South CarolinaPer 100,0002.51.40.30.50.20.225
 U.S.Per 100,0003.01.60.60.50.40.030

Law Enforcement Employees Index

South Carolina
2.79
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.

South Carolina Law Enforcement Employees by Year

YearLocationDescriptionTotalOfficersCiviliansLaw Enforcement Employees Index
2014South CarolinaCount12,7329,5523,180 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000291.8218.972.92.55
 U.S.Per 100,000335.2234.1101.12.85
2013South CarolinaCount15,05011,5213,529 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000319.1244.374.82.82
 U.S.Per 100,000335.9233.3102.52.85
2012South CarolinaCount15,13510,8344,301 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000329.4235.893.62.83
 U.S.Per 100,000335.5235.2100.32.85
2011South CarolinaCount15,68911,5904,099 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000335.3247.787.62.92
 U.S.Per 100,000341.9238.3103.62.90
2010South CarolinaCount14,03010,3543,676 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000332.4245.387.12.89
 U.S.Per 100,000347.8241.9105.92.95
2009South CarolinaCount12,8819,5613,320 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000340.8253.087.82.97
 U.S.Per 100,000352.9244.2108.72.99
2008South CarolinaCount15,31611,3493,967 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000341.9253.488.62.98
 U.S.Per 100,000357.8247.5110.33.03
2007South CarolinaCount14,99911,0343,965 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000340.4250.490.02.95
 U.S.Per 100,000356.1244.8111.33.00
2006South CarolinaCount14,33210,5973,735 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000335.2247.987.42.92
 U.S.Per 100,000348.5241.3107.22.95
2005South CarolinaCount15,16411,0404,124 
 South CarolinaPer 100,000362.3263.798.53.13
 U.S.Per 100,000347.1241.1106.02.94


 
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