Self-reported spousal violence for Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal populations, aged 15 and over, Canada, 2009
|Victims of spousal violence||Aboriginal
|Percentage who reported being physically or sexually victimized by a spouse* in the previous 5 years||15E||6|
Of those who had been physically or sexually victimized by a spouse in the
previous 5 years, percentage who reported that they.
|had been sexually assaulted, beaten, choked, threatened with a gun or knife||48E||32|
|sustained an injury||58||41|
|feared for their life||52E||31|
E Use with caution
* significantly different from estimate for total Canadian women at p<0.05
Note: Includes legally married, common-law and same-sex spouses, those separated from such unions and divorced spouses.
Source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2009.
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