Survey on Elder Abuse in Québec 2019

    The report provides a portrait of material/financial, psychological, physical, and sexual abuse experienced by seniors in Québec in the 12 months preceding the survey. It contains statistical information concerning the overall prevalence of mistreatment and the prevalence of each type of mistreatment studied. In addition, it provides information on the factors associated with the different types of mistreatment, on the characteristics of the abusers, and on the actions seniors have taken after experiencing mistreatment.

    Results of a survey on elder mistreatment conducted in 2019 with 8,860 individuals aged 65 and over living at home who were able to answer a telephone questionnaire on their own.

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