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Table 3 Victim Perpetrator relationship, by Gender and Disability Status, Weighted %

From: Physical violence and violent threats reported by Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander people with a disability: cross sectional evidence from a nationally representative survey

  Males Females Total
  Relationship to Perpetrator Relationship to Perpetrator Relationship to Perpetrator
  Intimate Partner Family Other Known Unknown Intimate Partner   Family   Other Known   Unknown   Intimate Partner Family Other Known Unknown
Disability
 No 10.3 7.6 62.4 19.7 41.3 ** 17.1   35.1 *** 6.6   26.9 12.7 47.8 12.6
 Yes 4.6 13.3 59.9 22.1 40.0 *** 17.5   37.3 *** 5.2 + 24.3 15.7 47.4 12.7
Severity of Disability
 Profound/Severe 0.0 7.2 68.4 24.5 30.1 ** 19.2   49.4 *** 1.3 * 19.6 15.0 56.0 9.4
 Moderate/Mild 5.4 3.4 66.6 24.6 38.1 ** 23.4 *** 33.2 *** 5.3 * 24.4 15.0 47.2 13.4
 Other Restrictions 5.7 21.3 53.2 19.8 47.9 *** 11.5   33.1 *** 7.5   26.5 16.5 43.3 13.8
Type of Disability
 Sight/hearing/speech
  b.) yes 5.3 10.6 64.0 20.1 26.1 * 16.7   54.0 + 3.2 * 16.0 13.7 58.9 11.4
  c.) no, but with disability 4.0 16.0 56.0 24.0 50.0 *** 18.1   25.3 *** 6.6 + 31.1 17.3 37.9 13.8
 Physical
  b.) yes 6.1 11.8 56.9 25.2 37.9 ** 19.6   37.0 *** 5.5 * 22.9 15.9 46.4 14.8
  c.) no, but with disability < 1 17.1 67.7 14.3 43.7 *** 14.0   37.8 *** 4.6   27.2 15.2 49.3 8.3
 Intellectual
  b.) yes 4.3 7.3 73.9 14.5 40.5 *** 13.9   41.8 *** 3.8   25.0 11.1 55.6 8.4
  c.) no, but with disability 4.8 15.9 54.1 25.3 39.7 ** 19.2   35.3 *** 5.8 * 24.0 17.7 43.7 14.6
 Psychological
  b.) yes 10.6 2.5 64.8 22.1 47.2 ** 14.0 + 31.2 *** 7.6   32.1 9.3 45.1 13.6
  c.) no, but with disability 1.9 18.3 57.7 22.1 35.9 ** 19.5   40.8 ** 3.8 * 20.3 19.0 48.6 12.2
 Head injury/stroke/brain damage
  b.) yes 12.8 10.4 67.9 8.9 25.0   0.0 ** 57.3 ** 17.8   16.9 6.9 64.3 11.9
  c.) no, but with disability 4.0 13.6 59.3 23.2 40.5 *** 18.1   36.7 *** 4.8 * 24.7 16.1 46.5 12.7
 Other restrictions
  b.) yes 6.1 13.7 53.9 26.4 31.1 * 24.9   39.7 ** 4.3 * 20.7 20.3 45.6 13.5
  c.) no, but with disability 3.9 13.1 63.0 19.9 45.4 *** 13.0   35.9 *** 5.7   26.3 13.1 48.4 12.3
  1. Notes: Weighted percentage; − Male is the comparison category for test of proportions; ***p < 0.001 **p < 0.01 *p < 0.05 + p < 0.10