Victims of police-reported dating violence, by age group and sex of victim, Canada, 2010
|Age groups||Female victims||Male victims||Total dating violence victims|
|15 to 24 years||18,399||948||3,132||142||21,531||520|
|25 to 34 years||12,894||1,337||3,569||283||16,463||739|
|35 to 44 years||7,238||1,100||2,498||323||9,736||680|
|45 to 54 years||3,628||470||1,492||200||5,120||337|
|55 to 64 years||587||86||398||84||985||85|
|65 years and over||125||9||97||18||222||12|
Note: Dating violence refers to violence committed by boyfriends/girlfriends (current and previous) and other intimate partners. Includes victims aged 15 to 89. Excludes incidents where the sex of the victim was unknown. Rates are calculated on the basis of 100,000 unmarried population (single, separated, divorced, widowed). Populations based upon July 1st estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.