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Table 9 Changes in Crime and Immigration by Crime Types

From: Crime and immigration: new evidence from England and Wales

  Dependent variable: change in crime rate
  Annual Population Survey, 2004/5-2010/11
  Total crime Violent crime Property crime
  IV IV IV
  (1) (2) (3)
A. England and Wales    
Change in immigrant share 0.007 (0.078) -0.010 (0.021) 0.017 (0.062)
Controls Yes Yes Yes
Police force area fixed effects Yes Yes Yes
Sample size 347 347 347
B. London    
Change in immigrant share 0.120 (0.088) 0.011 (0.019) 0.109 (0.077)
Controls Yes Yes Yes
Police force area fixed effects Yes Yes Yes
Sample size 33 33 33
  1. Notes: As for Table 4. Total crime is the sum of Property and Violent Crime. Property Crimes include burglary, theft and criminal damage, while Violent Crimes include violence against the person and robbery. Crime rates are obtained dividing the crime counts by total population from the APS.