JustResearch no. 14

Figure 2: Northern residents experience higher levels of spousal violence, 2004

The Y axis represents the percentage of residents reporting experiences of spousal violence. The Y axis is measured in percentages and increases in increments of five from 0 to 25.

The X axis is divided into 5 sections. The X axis lists the following regions from left to right: Provinces, Territories, Yukon Territory, Northwest Territories and Nunavut.

  • 7% of residents in the Provinces reported experiencing spousal violence.
  • 12% of residents in the Territories reported experiencing spousal violence.
  • 9% of residents in the Yukon Territory reported experiencing spousal violence.
  • 11% of residents in the Northwest Territories reported experiencing spousal violence.
  • 22% of residents in Nunavut reported experiencing spousal violence.
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