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Researchers at Deakin University investigating Alcohol/Drug-Involved Family Violence in Australia surveyed a representative sample of 5,118 Australians and found that males accounted for between 11% and 37% of victims in incidents attended by police, 24% of intimate partner violence victims and 34% of family violence victims in the panel survey.It also found that "there were no significant differences in the proportion of male and female respondents classified as engaging in no, low, and high Coercive Controlling Behaviours (ps showed that males made up between 20% (one in five) and 32% (one in three) reported victims of family and domestic violence-related assault, depending on the state or territory surveyed.These SBS News, in collaboration with the Australian Institute of Criminology, published an overview of all victims of domestic or family homicide over the 23 year period 1989/90 to 2011/12.They found that 408 male partners (24.8%) and 1237 female partners (75.2%) had been killed during this period.
Domestic and family violence orders: Number and type of order by gender, Queensland, 2004-05 to 2008-09. Retrieved October 31, 2009, from Kaspiew, R., Gray, M., Weston, R., Moloney, L., Hand, K., & Qu, L.
The first year of the Safer Pathway trial scheme at Waverley and Orange (NSW) saw 1,758 male and 4,180 female victims of domestic violence referred to the sites.
Almost one in three victims (29.6%) were male obtained in May 2015 via the Queensland Government Statistician's Office show that 27.7% (almost one in three) reported victims of offences against the person in 2013-14 in a family/domestic context were male.
Sometimes when I went to get her, she’d smash a glass or a bottle across my head. While much sexual violence occurs within extended families, not all sexual violence is family violence. New South Wales Auditor-General's Report: Responding to Domestic and Family Violence, Performance Audit.
Sexual violence is included on this page because the Australian Government's current anti-violence strategy addresses sexual assault and family violence together. NSW Recorded Crime Statistics 2014 (Excel spreadsheet). Retrieved May 17, 2013, from Documents/143/Responding_to_Domestic_Family_Violence_Full_aspx. Trends in hospitalised injury, Australia: 1999–00 to 2012–13.
These authoritative sources agree that up to One in Three victims of sexual assault* and at least One in Three victims of family violence is male (perhaps as many as one in two). Journal of Couple & Relationship Therapy, 10(2), 152-168.