Senior victims of family-related homicide, by sex of victim and type of motive, Canada, 2001 to 2011
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|Type of motive||Female victims||Male victims||Total|
|Frustration, anger or despair||46||41||10||19||56||34|
|No apparent motiveNote 1||18||16||15||28||33||20|
|Financial gainNote 2||7||6||3||6||10||6|
|Mercy killing or assisted suicide||7||6||1||2||8||5|
|Unknown||11||Note ...: not applicable||5||Note ...: not applicable||16||Note ...: not applicable|
... not applicable
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Homicide Survey.
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