Table 2.9
Victims of intimate partner and non-intimate partner homicide, by sex of victim and type of motive, Canada, 2007 to 2017

Table 2.9
Victims of intimate partner and non-intimate partner homicide, by sex of victim and type of motive, Canada, 2007 to 2017
Table summary
This table displays the results of Victims of intimate partner and non-intimate partner homicide. The information is grouped by Type of motive (appearing as row headers), Female victims, Male victims and Total victims, calculated using number and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Type of motive Female victims Male victims Total victims
number percent number percent number percent
Intimate partner homicide
Frustration, anger or despair 212 31 26 14 238 27
Argument or quarrel 234 34 110 59 344 39
Jealousy 150 22 18 10 168 19
Financial gain 15 2 7 4 22 3
Revenge 13 2 6 3 19 2
OtherTable 2.9 Note 1 31 5 11 6 42 5
No apparent motiveTable 2.9 Note 2 32 5 9 5 41 5
Unknown 49 Note ...: not applicable 10 Note ...: not applicable 59 Note ...: not applicable
Total 736 100 197 100 933 100
Non-intimate partner homicide
Frustration, anger or despair 170 27 342 12 512 15
Argument or quarrel 171 27 1,242 44 1,413 40
Jealousy 15 2 116 4 131 4
Financial gain 45 7 276 10 321 9
Revenge 25 4 179 6 204 6
OtherTable 2.9 Note 1 124 19 458 16 582 17
No apparent motiveTable 2.9 Note 2 91 14 242 8 333 10
Unknown 48 Note ...: not applicable 168 Note ...: not applicable 216 Note ...: not applicable
Total 689 100 3,023 100 3,712 100
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