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The 1 % of the population accountable for 63 % of all violent crime convictions.

Journal article
Authors Örjan Falk
Märta Wallinius
Sebastian Lundström
Thomas Frisell
Henrik Anckarsäter
Nora Kerekes
Published in Social psychiatry and psychiatric epidemiology
Volume 49
Issue 4
Pages 559-571
ISSN 1433-9285
Publication year 2014
Published at Institute of Neuroscience and Physiology
Centre for Ethics, Law, and Mental Health
Pages 559-571
Language en
Subject categories Psychiatry


Population-based studies on violent crime and background factors may provide an understanding of the relationships between susceptibility factors and crime. We aimed to determine the distribution of violent crime convictions in the Swedish population 1973-2004 and to identify criminal, academic, parental, and psychiatric risk factors for persistence in violent crime.

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