Table 1.2
Rates of selected police-reported violent crimes for women, 2009 to 2011

Table 1.2 Rates of selected police-reported violent crimes for women, 2009 to 2011
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 1.2 rates of selected police-reported violent crimes for women. The information is grouped by violent crimes (appearing as row headers), 2009, 2010, 2011 and percent change 2009 to 2011, calculated using rate per 100,000 units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Violent crimes 2009 2010 2011 Percent change 2009 to 2011
rate per 100,000Note 1
HomicideNote 2 1.01 0.99 1.10 8.9
Attempted murderNote 3 1.25 1.05 1.03 -16.9
Physical assaultNote 3Note 4 744 722 705 -5.3
Sexual assaultNote 3Note 5 86 92 92 7.3
1. Rate per 100,000 population of women aged 15 years and older.
2. Based on the Homicide Survey.
3. Based on the Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey, Trend Database, which represents 99% of police services in Canada.
4. Includes assault levels 1, 2, and 3.
5. Includes sexual assault levels 1, 2, and 3.
Note: Includes victims aged 15 years and older. Excludes victims with unknown sex and/or age.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Homicide Survey and Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey, Trend Database.
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