Table 4.8
Types of social services used by spousal violence victims, by sex of victim, Canada, 2009

Table 4.8 Types of social services used by spousal violence victims, by sex of victim, Canada, 2009
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 4.8 types of social services used by spousal violence victims. The information is grouped by type of services used (appearing as row headers), female victims† and male victims, calculated using percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of services used Female victims† Male victims
percent
Counsellor or psychologist 32 16Note *
Crisis centre or line 13 Note F: too unreliable to be published
Community centre or family centre 13 Note F: too unreliable to be published
Victim services or witness assistance programs 8Note E: Use with caution Note F: too unreliable to be published
Women's centre 5Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable
Shelter or transition home 4Note E: Use with caution Note ...: not applicable
Men's centre or support group Note ...: not applicable Note F: too unreliable to be published
... not applicable
E use with caution
F too unreliable to be published
... not applicable
reference category
* significantly different from reference category (p < 0.05)
Note: Includes legally married, common-law, same-sex, separated and divorced spouses who experienced spousal violence within the previous 5 years. Don't know and not stated are included in the total, but not listed. Therefore totals will not add up to 100%. 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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