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VICTIMS OF ASSAULT - WESTERN AUSTRALIA
Weapon use and Location of offence
Assault victims in Western Australia were most likely to be assaulted without a weapon (89%), than with a weapon (11%). The most common location of assaults for male victims was in community areas (40% or 4,151 victims), followed by residential locations (36% or 3,688 victims). For females, the most common location for assaults was in residential locations (63% or 6,476 victims), followed by community areas (25% or 2,543 victims).