Victims of police-reported violent crime, by family and non-family members, province and territory, 2010
|Province and territory||Victims of family violenceNote 1||Victims of non-family violenceNote 2||Total|
|number||rateNote 3||number||rateNote 3||number||rateNote 3|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||1,604||316||4,992||985||6,596||1,301|
|Prince Edward Island||330||234||1,236||875||1,566||1,109|
1. Family violence refers to violence committed by spouses (legally married, separated, divorced, common-law partners), parents, children, siblings, and extended family. Spousal victims include those aged 15 to 89 years. All other family relationships include victims aged 0 to 89 years.
2. Non-family violence refers to violence committed by dating partners, friends, casual acquaintances, business associates, criminal associates, authority figures, and strangers. Includes victims aged 0 to 89 years.
3. Rates are calculated on the basis of 100,000 population. Populations based upon July 1st estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division.
Note: Excludes incidents where the sex and/or age of victim was unknown and where the relationship between the victim and the accused was unknown. Totals do not match the information presented in Table 1.1 due to the exclusion of unknown relationships.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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