226 people were sentenced for rape between 2003/04 and 2007/08.

81% of offenders received a period of imprisonment.

Offenders aged over forty years were more likely to be imprisoned.

Average period of incarceration for all offences was around 5 years and ranged from 2 to 26 years.

Statistics provided by the Sentencing Advisory Council.

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