Police-reported violence among same-sex intimate partners in Canada, 2009 to 2017 - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 85-002-X201900100005

Description: This Juristat article examines characteristics of police-reported incidents of intimate partner violence among individuals in same-sex relationships. A pooled data set from 2009 through to 2017 is analyzed to examine incident, victim and accused characteristics of intimate partner violence involving same-sex partners. Additional context using self-reported data from the most recent General Social Survey on Canadians' Safety (Victimization) are included to give a more complete picture of the nature of violence which takes place within same-sex relationships, whether it came to the attention of police or not.
Issue Number: 2019001
Author(s): Ibrahim, Dyna

Main Product: Juristat

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