Table 3.4
Victims of police-reported intimate partner violence, by type of intimate partner relationship, type of weapon present and level of injury, Canada, 2016

Table 3.4
Victims of police-reported intimate partner violence, by type of intimate partner relationship, type of weapon present and level of injury, Canada, 2016
Table summary
This table displays the results of Victims of police-reported intimate partner violence. The information is grouped by Type of weapon present and level of injury (appearing as row headers), Victims of spousal violence, Victims of dating violence, Total victims of intimate partner violence, Female, Male and Total, calculated using number and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of weapon present and level of injury Victims of spousal violenceTable 3.4 Note 1 Victims of dating violenceTable 3.4 Note 2 Total victims of intimate partner violenceTable 3.4 Note 3
Female Male Total Female Male Total
number percent number percent number percent number percent number percent number percent percent
Threats (no weapon)Table 3.4 Note 4 4,394 15 726 9 5,120 14 6,282 16 1,179 11 7,461 15 14
Physical force 21,099 73 5,350 67 26,449 72 29,228 73 7,036 66 36,264 71 71
Weapon 3,454 12 1,866 23 5,320 14 4,701 12 2,457 23 7,158 14 14
Firearm 250 1 46 1 296 1 344 1 54 1 398 1 1
Knife or other piercing instrumentTable 3.4 Note 5 981 3 680 9 1,661 5 1,320 3 910 9 2,230 4 4
Club or other blunt instrument 495 2 312 4 807 2 477 1 302 3 779 2 2
Other weaponTable 3.4 Note 6 1,728 6 828 10 2,556 7 2,560 6 1,191 11 3,751 7 7
Unknown 2,851 Note ...: not applicable 837 Note ...: not applicable 3,688 Note ...: not applicable 1,391 Note ...: not applicable 396 Note ...: not applicable 1,787 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Total type of weapon present 31,798 100 8,779 100 40,577 100 41,602 100 11,068 100 52,670 100 100
No injuryTable 3.4 Note 7 15,118 50 4,046 48 19,164 49 17,421 44 4,287 41 21,708 44 46
Minor physical injuryTable 3.4 Note 8 14,897 49 4,250 50 19,147 49 21,070 54 5,972 57 27,042 54 52
Major physical injury or deathTable 3.4 Note 9 513 2 146 2 659 2 730 2 271 3 1,001 2 2
Unknown 1,270 Note ...: not applicable 337 Note ...: not applicable 1,607 Note ...: not applicable 2,381 Note ...: not applicable 538 Note ...: not applicable 2,919 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Total level of injury 31,798 100 8,779 100 40,577 100 41,602 100 11,068 100 52,670 100 100
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