CALL 24HR CRISIS LINE
604-872-8212

CALL 24HR 

CRISIS LINE

24 HR CRISIS LINE 604-872-8212

Statistics about Sexual Assault and Harassment against Canadian Women

Share on facebook
Share on twitter
Share on email
Share on print

1. One in three women in Canada experienced sexual harassment while in a public place in the past 12 months.

2. Four in ten women in Vancouver experienced sexual harassment while in a public place in the past 12 months.

3. 30% of Canadian women experienced sexual harassment in the workplace in the past 12 months.

4. Three in ten women in Canada were victims to at least one sexual assault since they turned 15.

Source: Statistics Canada, Gender-based violence and unwanted sexual behaviour in Canada, 2018: Initial findings from the Survey of Safety in Public and Private Spaces (Release Date: December 5, 2019)

Contact Us

What we offer

Peer Counselling
Grouping with other women
Advocacy with police
Accompainment to a sexual assault exam
Housing for women and children escaping violence

Copyright Vancouver Rape Relief 2020

Subscribe to recieve updates on new content

Latest news, upcoming events and blog posts