Ministry of Justice

Statistics by topic

We publish a range of statistics relating to the operation of the criminal and civil justice systems, on aspects of criminal justice policy, and on other areas of our responsibility.

Certain publications are designated as National Statistics. These are produced and released in accordance with the National Statistics Code of Practice and are marked 'NS'.

We seek views on major changes to our statistical publications, in line with the National Statistics Code of Practice.

A Guide to Ministry of Justice Statistics (PDF 0.11mb 36 pages)

This is a guide to the statistics published by the Ministry of Justice. It may help you find where specific statistics are published.

A-Z of statistics
Statistics archive
Statistics publication schedule
Statistics policy and procedures
Statistics topics for comment

Conviction histories

Conviction histories of offenders