Victimization of older Canadians, 2009 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 85-002-X201200111627


This Juristat article presents information on violent and household victimization as reported by Canadians aged 55 years and older living in the ten provinces during 2009. It analyses the characteristics associated with such incidents, including the socio-demographic characteristics of victims (e.g. age, marital status), offender characteristics (e.g. number of offenders, sex), reporting incidents to police, consequences of victimization, and perceptions of personal safety and sense of community belonging.

Issue Number: 2012001
Author(s): Brennan, Shannon

Main Product: Juristat

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