Women in vulnerable demographics most at risk of domestic homicide, study finds – The Globe and Mail

by ahnationtalk on December 6, 2018112 Views

More than three quarters of Canada’s domestic homicide victims were women, according to a new report released Thursday that said belonging to some specific demographic groups elevates the risk of a violent death even more.

The report from the Canadian Domestic Homicide Prevention Initiative, a multi-year project studying domestic homicides with a focus on vulnerable groups, tracked data from across the country and analyzed relevant deaths between 2010 and 2015.

Of the 476 people slain in a domestic homicide during that time, the report found 76 per cent of them were women or girls.

Read More: https://www.theglobeandmail.com/canada/article-women-in-vulnerable-demographics-most-at-risk-of-domestic-homicide-2/

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