Police-reported hate crimes, by detailed motivation, Canada, 2014, 2015 and 2016
|Number – 2014||% – 2014||Number – 2015||% – 2015||Number – 2016||% – 2016|
|East or Southeast Asian||52||4||49||4||61||4|
|Arab or West Asian||69||5||92||7||112||8|
|Race not specified||11||1||25||2||16||1|
|Religion not specified||33||3||36||3||36||3|
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.
Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.
Includes motivations based upon race or ethnicity not otherwise stated (for example, Latin American, South American) as well as hate crimes which target more than one race or ethnic group.
Includes motivations based upon religions not otherwise stated (for example, Sikh, Hindu, Buddhist).
Includes mental or physical disability, language, sex and other similar factors (for example, occupation or political beliefs).