Table 2 
Homicides, by census metropolitan area 

Homicides, by census metropolitan area
Number of victims – 2014rRate1 – 2014rNumber of victims – 2015Rate1 – 2015
Canada 521 1.47 604 1.68
Census metropolitan area, total 360 1.45 387 1.54
Non-census metropolitan area, total2 161 1.51 217 2.03
Census metropolitan area3        
Regina 5 2.09 8 3.30
Saskatoon 8 2.62 10 3.22
Edmonton 40 3.00 39 2.87
Winnipeg 27 3.42 22 2.72
Calgary 32 2.26 39 2.70
Thunder Bay 11 9.05 3 2.48
Saint John 3 2.35 3 2.36
Victoria 4 1.11 8 2.19
Halifax 5 1.21 8 1.91
Vancouver 46 1.86 47 1.88
Windsor 3 0.91 6 1.81
Kingston 0 0.00 3 1.80
Abbotsford–Mission 4 2.22 3 1.63
London 4 0.79 8 1.57
St. Catharines–Niagara 4 0.89 7 1.56
Guelph 3 2.32 2 1.53
Kelowna 3 1.58 3 1.53
Barrie 1 0.47 3 1.41
Toronto 82 1.37 82 1.35
Trois-Rivières 3 1.94 2 1.29
Moncton 3 1.94 2 1.28
Greater Sudbury 1 0.61 2 1.22
Montréal 38 0.94 47 1.16
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 3 0.56 6 1.11
St. John's 1 0.49 2 0.97
Hamilton 10 1.34 7 0.93
Peterborough 1 0.82 1 0.82
Ottawa4 7 0.71 7 0.70
Saguenay 0 0.00 1 0.60
Sherbrooke 0 0.00 1 0.50
Oshawa 0 0.00 2 0.47
Gatineau5 4 1.23 1 0.30
Québec 4 0.50 2 0.25
Brantford 0 0.00 0 0.00
r
revised
Note(s):
There may be a small number of homicides included in a given year's total that occurred in previous years. Homicides are counted according to the year in which they are reported to Statistics Canada.
Source(s):
CANSIM table 253-0004.
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