Table 1 
Police-reported hate crimes, by detailed motivation, Canada, 2014, 2015 and 2016 

Police-reported hate crimes, by detailed motivation, Canada, 2014, 2015 and 2016
Number – 2014% – 2014Number – 2015% – 2015Number – 2016% – 2016
Detailed motivation            
Race/ethnicity 611 48 641 48 666 48
Black 238 19 224 17 214 15
East or Southeast Asian 52 4 49 4 61 4
South Asian 49 4 48 4 72 5
Arab or West Asian 69 5 92 7 112 8
Aboriginal 37 3 35 3 30 2
White 49 4 38 3 36 3
Other1 106 8 130 10 125 9
Race not specified 11 1 25 2 16 1
Religion 429 34 469 35 460 33
Jewish 213 17 178 13 221 16
Muslim 99 8 159 12 139 10
Catholic 35 3 55 4 27 2
Other2 49 4 41 3 37 3
Religion not specified 33 3 36 3 36 3
Sexual orientation 155 12 141 11 176 13
Other3 77 6 86 6 88 6
Unknown 23 ... 25 ... 19 ...
Total 1,295 100 1,362 100 1,409 100
...
not applicable
Note(s):
Information in this table reflects data reported by police services covering 99.7% of the population of Canada. Percentages have been calculated excluding hate crimes where the motivation was unknown. Percentages may not add to 100% due to rounding.
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
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