Table 6
Homicides by closest accused-victim relationship and sex of closest accused, Canada, 2007 to 2017

Table 6
Homicides by closest accused-victim relationship and sex of closest accused, Canada, 2007 to 2017
Table summary
This table displays the results of Homicides by closest accused-victim relationship and sex of closest accused. The information is grouped by Relationship of the accused to the victim (appearing as row headers), Female accused and Male accused, calculated using number and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Relationship of the accused to the victim Female accused Male accused
number percent number percent
SpouseTable 6 Note 1 122 23 559 13
Dating or other intimate partnerTable 6 Note 2 38 7 216 5
ParentTable 6 Note 3 93 17 179 4
ChildTable 6 Note 4 27 5 270 6
Other familyTable 6 Note 5 48 9 312 7
Close friend 17 3 339 8
Stranger 35 7 778 18
OtherTable 6 Note 6 153 29 1,774 40
Unknown 4 Note ...: not applicable 34 Note ...: not applicable
Total 537 100 4,461 100
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