Victims of police-reported spousal violence, by age group and sex of victim, Canada, 2010
|Age groups||Female victims||Male victims||Total spousal victims|
|15 to 24 years||7,040||2,285||882||547||7,922||1,688|
|25 to 34 years||12,891||868||2,601||222||15,492||583|
|35 to 44 years||11,447||588||2,968||165||14,415||385|
|45 to 54 years||5,820||249||2,056||90||7,876||170|
|55 to 64 years||1,548||84||651||35||2,199||59|
|65 years and over||551||39||201||12||752||24|
Note: Spousal violence refers to violence committed by legally married, separated, divorced, opposite and same sex common-law partners. Includes victims aged 15 to 89. Excludes incidents where the sex of the victim was unknown. Rates are calculated on the basis of 100,000 spousal population (legally married, separated, divorced and common-law). Populations based upon July 1st estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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