National Database on Crime Statistics
Data available on
- Marital status
ID-number, born in/outside Sweden, registered residence
Relationship with perpetrator
Repeatedly suffering from GBV
- Marital status
Swedish ID number, including age, gender and whether born in or outside Sweden. Registered residence
Relationship with victim
This means that it is recorded whether there exists a previous relationship between victim and offender (e.g. family, intimate partner) or not (stranger).
No information collected on Background information
Relationship with victim/perpetrator
Incident description by witness
Children witnessing IPV incident
Code system used
- Criminal justice
Criminal justice system and police use the same codes: Intimate partner violence: "9349";"9353";"0412"; Sexual assault: "0613";"0607";"0638"; Rape: "0648";"0649";"0660";"0661"
Description of incident
No information collected on Description of incident
Civil justice data
Incident respond resources
No information collected on Incident respond resources
Stages of prosecution process
- Withdrawals of complaints
- Withdrawals of prosecution support
- N. of cases reported for each incident
- N. of cases initiated for each type of incident
- N. of cases referred to court
- Types of offense(s)
- Guilty pleas
- Guilty verdicts
Average time case through criminal justice system
N. of cases resulting in arrest
Charged with more than one offense
Remand (bail system does not exist).
Time of prison, what prison, possibly special measures.
Death as result of incident
- In paper form
- Electronically (single files)
- Electronically (database)
Frequency of updating
Monthly (preliminary statistics on reported crimes). Annually (definitive statistics).
Quality assurance process
Control over data collection process in cooperation with delivering authorities, as well as data quality check-ups when data is delivered.
- Over time
1 month - 1 year
Database is definitively updated annually There are monthly/half yearly updates for some data (reported crimes), allowing for preliminary data to be published regularly.
No information available
Relation with third parties
Police, Prosecution, Courts, Prison and Probation Services. Also draws on survey data.
Also produces their own statistics from the data.