Expanded Homicide Data Table 3

Murder Offenders
by Age, Sex, and Race, 2008
Age Total Sex Race
Male Female Unknown White Black Other Unknown
Total 16,277 10,568 1,176 4,533 5,334 5,943 273 4,727
Percent distribution1 100.0 64.9 7.2 27.8 32.8 36.5 1.7 29.0
Under 182 951 870 80 1 381 534 31 5
Under 222 3,527 3,229 289 9 1,378 2,023 85 41
18 and over2 9,924 8,814 1,076 34 4,789 4,758 234 143
Infant (under 1) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
1 to 4 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
5 to 8 2 1 1 0 1 1 0 0
9 to 12 9 8 1 0 4 5 0 0
13 to 16 496 447 48 1 197 272 22 5
17 to 19 1,772 1,632 138 2 673 1,038 44 17
20 to 24 2,713 2,450 252 11 1,122 1,494 54 43
25 to 29 1,893 1,696 193 4 856 973 50 14
30 to 34 1,049 922 125 2 500 507 25 17
35 to 39 820 688 129 3 459 326 20 15
40 to 44 677 577 96 4 409 239 19 10
45 to 49 516 437 76 3 317 175 11 13
50 to 54 370 325 42 3 226 132 6 6
55 to 59 221 197 23 1 152 60 6 3
60 to 64 142 129 13 0 103 34 1 4
65 to 69 72 63 9 0 53 16 3 0
70 to 74 44 41 3 0 35 8 1 0
75 and over 79 71 7 1 63 12 3 1
Unknown 5,402 884 20 4,498 164 651 8 4,579

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