Table 4.7
Non-spousal violence victim's account of police-related involvement, by sex of victim, Canada, 2009

Table 4.7 Non-spousal violence victim's account of police-related involvement, by sex of victim, Canada, 2009
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 4.7 non-spousal violence victim's account of police-related involvement. The information is grouped by police-related involvement (appearing as row headers), female victims† and male victims, calculated using percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Police-related involvement Female victims† Male victims
percent
Action police took  
Visited the scene 72 79
Made a report/conduct investigation 73 70
Gave a warning to the perpetrator 49 37
Took perpetrator away 28 28
Arrested or laid charges against perpetrator 27 24Note E: Use with caution
Took other action 15Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published
Satisfaction with actions of police  
Very or somewhat satisfied 59 66
Very or somewhat dissatisfied 35 33
E use with caution
F too unreliable to be published
reference category
Note: Refers to self-reported non-spousal violence within the previous 12 months. Data from the Northwest Territories, Yukon and Nunavut were collected using a different methodology and are therefore excluded.
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2009.
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