Victims of police-reported intimate partner violence, by sex of victim and province or territory, 2016
|Province or territory||Female victims||Male victims||Total victims|
|Newfoundland and Labrador||1,090||491||321||150||1,411||323|
|Prince Edward Island||242||380||56||93||298||240|
Note: Rates are calculated on the basis of 100,000 population aged 15 and older. Populations based upon July 1st estimates from Statistics Canada, Demography Division. Intimate partner violence refers to violence committed by legally married, separated or divorced spouses, common-law partners (current and former), dating partners (current and former) and other intimate partners. Victims refer to those aged 15 to 89. Victims aged 90 years and older are excluded from analyses due to possible instances of miscoding of unknown age within this age category. Excludes victims where the sex or the age was unknown or where the accused-victim relationship was unknown.
Source: Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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