Chart 1
Experiences of unwanted or inappropriate behaviour or violence in the 12 months preceding the survey, by type of behaviour or victimization and gender, 2018

Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour in public Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour online¹ Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour in the workplace² Sexual assault Physical assault 0 10 20 30 40 % WomenWomen MenMen
1.
Percent calculation excludes those who said they did not use the Internet in the 12 months preceding the survey.
2.
Percent calculation excludes those who said they did not work in the 12 months preceding the survey.
Note(s):
All differences between women and men are statistically significant at p < 0.05.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Survey of Safety in Public and Private Spaces (5256).

Chart description


This is a bar clustered chart.

Experiences of unwanted or inappropriate behaviour or violence in the 12 months preceding the survey, by type of behaviour or victimization and gender, 2018, %
  Women Men
Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour in public 31.8 13.4
Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour online¹ 18.4 13.6
Unwanted or inappropriate behaviour in the workplace² 28.8 16.8
Sexual assault 2.9 1.0
Physical assault 2.0 3.6
1.
Percent calculation excludes those who said they did not use the Internet in the 12 months preceding the survey.
2.
Percent calculation excludes those who said they did not work in the 12 months preceding the survey.
Note(s):
All differences between women and men are statistically significant at p < 0.05.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Survey of Safety in Public and Private Spaces (5256).
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