This difference may be attributed in part to the relatively high proportion of same-sex relationships classified as other intimate relationships (see Text Box 2).
This report examines the prevalence and characteristics of incidents of police-reported dating violence in Canada.
This study focuses on the population 15 years of age and older.
Federal regulations for best before dates on perishable goods mandate that the year/month/day format be used, with the month spelled out.
The year is only required if the date is beyond the current year.
Although dating violence occurs at any stage of life, most of the Canadian research published to date has focused on high school, college or university students (Wekerle , 2009)(Straus, 2004)(De Keseredy & Kelly, 1993).