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Domestic violence in Australia

The truth about domestic violence statistics
A survey by Bruce Heady and Dorothy Scott of Melbourne University and David De Vaus of La Trobe University exposes the feminist lie that only women are victims of domestic violence. 

The survey of 1643 persons found that men are assaulted more frequently than women in domestic situations, as the tables below reveal.

Per cent assaulted by their partners in the past 12 months 1996/97. Survey of 804 men and 839 women

% experiencing this type of assault
Type of assault Men Women

Slap, shake or scratch

5.1% 3.2%
Hit with fist or something in hand, or thrown 4.1% 2.5%
Kicked 2.1% 1.4%
Any type of assault (one or more of the above) 5.7% 3.7%

Table 4. Injury and pain due to assaults (N=1643). Australia 1996/97

% Victims
Type of assault Men Women

Injured, needed first aid

1.8% 1.2%
Needed treatment by a doctor or nurse 1.5% 1.1%
Pain as bad as hitting thumb with a hammer, or worse 1.9% 1.9%
Called the police or other government authority 1.3% 1.7%



May 2006 survey by Western Australian Police: 58 women murdered their partners

A domestic homicide register compiled by the Western Australian police force's Major Crime Division and released in May 2006 exposes the lies and propaganda of the Violence Against Women campaign. This report details all domestic homicides in WA for the past ten years. The report reveals that of the 221 homicides resulting from domestic violence, 58 murders were committed by females, including wives, mothers and daughters.

The worst domestic killing detailed in the report was committed in July 1999 by Barbara Wyrzkowski who gassed to death her five children - Mark 8, twins Luke and Sarah, 5, Jessie, 4 and Jade,1. It remains Australia's largest domestic child killing.




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