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Research Article

Violence against Women: An Exploration of the Physical and Mental Health Trends among Immigrant and Refugee Women in Canada

Table 3

Physical violence before the age of 15 years.

Iranian group Sri Lankan group
Physical violence beforethe age of 15 yearsYes
In the home country
(%)
Yes
In Canada
(%)
No
(%)
No response
(%)
Yes
In the home country
(%)
Yes
In Canada
(%)
No
(%)
No response
(%)

By a family member7
(23.3)
020
(66.7)
3
(10.0)
01
(3.33)
28
(93.3)
1
(3.33)
By a government official0020
(66.7)
10
(33.3)
0028
(93.3)
2
(6.67)
By rebels/opposition forces0020
(66.7)
10
(33.3)
0028
(93.3)
2
(6.67)
Community official3
(10.0)
020
(66.7)
7
(23.3)
0028
(93.3)
2
(6.67)
Refugee centre official0020
(66.7)
10
(33.3)
0028
(93.3)
2
(6.67)
Human trafficker0020
(66.7)
10
(33.3)
0028
(93.3)
2
(6.67)

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