Table 2
Self-reported victimization, by type of offence and province, 2009

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Table 2
Province Sexual assault Robbery Physical assault Total violent victimization
number (thousands) rate1 number (thousands) rate1 number (thousands) rate1 number (thousands) rate1
Newfoundland and Labrador F F F F 32E 75E 40E 94E
Prince Edward Island F F F F F F 11E 92E
Nova Scotia F F F F 47E 60E 76 96
New Brunswick F F F F 63 99 76 120
Quebec 107E 17E 80E 12E 450 69 637 98
Ontario 265E 25E 108E 10E 853 80 1,226 114
Manitoba F F F F 112 116 169 175
Saskatchewan F F F F 95E 116E 130 159
Alberta 97E 33E F F 249 86 393 135
British Columbia 135E 36E F F 311 82 508 135
Total 677 24 368 13 2,222 80 3,267 118

Table 2 (continued)
Province Break and enter Motor vehicle/parts theft Theft of household property
number (thousands) rate2 number (thousands) rate2 number (thousands) rate2
Newfoundland and Labrador 6E 28E F F 11E 54E
Prince Edward Island F F F F 5E 89E
Nova Scotia 14E 36E F F 29 75
New Brunswick 12E 37E F F 18E 56E
Quebec 170 52 120 36 218 66
Ontario 172 35 133 27 386 78
Manitoba 34E 72E 29 61 53 112
Saskatchewan 23E 56E 23E 54E 47 112
Alberta 84 59 54E 38E 144 102
British Columbia 113 60 74 39 198 105
Total 630 47 453 34 1,109 83

Table 2 (continued)
Province Vandalism Total household victimization Theft of personal property
number (thousands) rate2 number (thousands) rate2 number (thousands) rate1
Newfoundland and Labrador 8E 41E 27 134 24E 56E
Prince Edward Island F F 12E 219E 10E 85E
Nova Scotia 26 68 79 202 55 69
New Brunswick 16 51 52 165 45 71
Quebec 237 72 745 226 613 94
Ontario 307 62 998 202 1,220 114
Manitoba 62 132 178 376 105 108
Saskatchewan 44 106 137 328 101 123
Alberta 151 107 433 306 336 116
British Columbia 137 73 522 277 473 125
Total 992 74 3,184 237 2,981 108

1. Rates are calculated per 1,000 population age 15 years and older.
2. Rates are calculated per 1,000 households.
Note: Caution should be used in making comparisons between provinces as not all differences between provincial estimates are statistically significant. Excludes data from the Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut which will be published at a later date.
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2009.

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