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Number of sexual crimes reported

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This table provides metadata for the actual indicator available from City of Los Angeles statistics closest to the corresponding global SDG indicator. Please note that even when the global SDG indicator is fully available from Angeleno statistics, this table should be consulted for information on national methodology and other Angeleno-specific metadata information.

Indicator available

Number of victims of sex crimes defined as crimes reported under the codes:

Indicator description

Number of reported sex crimes

Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

Unit of measurement

Number

Definitions

Sex crimes is defined as crimes reported under the following codes in the LAPD “Crime Data from 2010 to Present” database: RAPE - ATTEMPTED, RAPE - FORCIBLE, BATTERY WITH SEXUAL CONTACT, SODOMY/SEXUAL CONTACT B/W PENIS OF ONE PERS TO ANUS OTH, ORAL COPULATION, PEEPING TOM, SEX - UNLAWFUL(INC MUTUAL CONSENT, PENETRATION W/ FRGN OBJ), SEXUAL PENETRATION W/FOREIGN OBJECT, HUMAN TRAFFICKING - COMMERCIAL SEX ACTS, LEWD/LASCIVIOUS ACTS WITH CHILD, CHILD PORNOGRAPHY, INCEST (SEXUAL ACTS BETWEEN BLOOD RELATIVES)

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gender, age range

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This table provides information on metadata for SDG indicators as defined by the UN Statistical Commission. Complete global metadata is provided by the UN Statistics Division.

Indicator name

Proportion of young women and men aged 18-29 years who experienced sexual violence by age 18

Indicator number

16.2.3

Target name

End abuse, exploitation, trafficking and all forms of violence against and torture of children

Target number

16.2

Global indicator description

This indicator provides the proportion of young women and men aged 18-24 years who report having experienced any sexual violence by age 18. It is calculated by dividing the number of young women and men aged 18-24 years who report having experienced any sexual violence by age 18 by the total number of young women and men aged 18-24 years, respectively, in the population

UN designated tier

2

UN custodian agency

United Nations Children’s Fund (UNICEF)

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Organisation

Los Angeles Police Department (LAPD)

Periodicity
Earliest available data
Geographical coverage

City of Los Angeles

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