Table 10
Self-reported victimizations reported to police, 1999, 2004 and 2009

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Type of offence 1999 2004 2009
number (thousands) percent number (thousands) percent number (thousands) percent
Total victimization1 2,417 37* 2,613 34* 2,770 31
Violent victimization1
Sexual assault F F 42E 8E F F
Robbery 105 46 127 46 158 43
Physical assault 460 37 519 39 572 34
Total 603 31 687 33 777 29
Household victimization
Break and enter 365 62* 275 54 337 54
Motor vehicle/parts theft 303 60* 281 49 227 50
Household property theft 240 32* 330 29* 250 23
Vandalism 273 34 303 31* 346 35
Total 1,181 44* 1,188 37 1,160 36
Theft of personal property 633 35* 738 31 833 28
reference category
* significantly different from reference category (p < 0.05)
1. Excludes all incidents of spousal sexual and physical assault.
Note: Excludes data from the Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut which will be published at a later date. Don't know and not stated are included in the total but not shown.
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 1999, 2004, 2009.
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