Victims of physical assault by sex

2011–12 to 2015–16 (rate per 100,000)

Data refer to estimates of persons aged 15 years and over who experienced physical assault in the last 12 months

The rate of physical assault has declined by 21% in Australia since 2011-12. Males are over-represented as victims and offenders in physical assault.

Last Updated June 2017

Source ABS Crime Victimisation, Australia