Breaking News Bar
posted: 6/3/2013 5:31 AM

FBI hate crime stats

Success - Article sent! close

In the FBI's Uniform Crime Reporting Program, the victim of a hate crime may be an individual, a business, an institution, or society as a whole. In 2011, law enforcement agencies reported 7,713 victims of hate crimes. Here's a breakdown:


Order Reprint Print Article
Interested in reusing this article?
Custom reprints are a powerful and strategic way to share your article with customers, employees and prospects.
The YGS Group provides digital and printed reprint services for Daily Herald. Complete the form to the right and a reprint consultant will contact you to discuss how you can reuse this article.
Need more information about reprints? Visit our Reprints Section for more details.

Contact information ( * required )

Success - request sent close

Of 3,645 victims

• 71.9 percent black

• 16.3 percent white

• 5.2 percent multiracial

• 4.8 percent Asian/Pacific Islander

• 1.9 percent American Indian/Alaskan Native


Of 1,480 victims

• 63.2 percent Jewish

• 12.5 percent Islamic/Muslim

• 5.7 percent Catholic

• 4.4 percent multiple religions

• 3.4 percent Protestant

• 0.3 percent atheist/agnostic

• 10.5 percent other religions


Of 1,572 victims

• 56.7 percent male homosexuals

• 29.6 percent homosexuals

• 11.1 percent female homosexuals

• 1.5 percent bisexual

• 1.2 percent heterosexual

Ethnicity/national origin

Of 939 victims

• 56.9 percent Hispanic

• 43.1 percent other ethnicities/national origins


Of 61 victims:

• 35 mental disability

• 26 physical disability

About 60 percent of all victims suffered crimes against persons, 40 percent crimes against property.

Source: FBI hate crime statistics

Share this page
Comments ()
Guidelines: Keep it civil and on topic; no profanity, vulgarity, slurs or personal attacks. People who harass others or joke about tragedies will be blocked. If a comment violates these standards or our terms of service, click the X in the upper right corner of the comment box. To find our more, read our FAQ.