Table 1 
Police-reported hate crimes, by detailed motivation, Canada, 2015, 2016 and 2017 

Police-reported hate crimes, by detailed motivation, Canada, 2015, 2016 and 2017
Number – 2015% – 2015Number – 2016% – 2016Number – 2017% – 2017
Total 1,362 100 1,409 100 2,073 100
Race/ethnicity 641 48 666 48 878 43
Black 224 17 214 15 321 16
East or Southeast Asian 92 7 61 4 61 3
South Asian 48 4 72 5 67 3
Arab or  West Asian 49 4 112 8 142 7
Aboriginal 35 3 30 2 31 2
White 38 3 36 3 46 2
Other1 130 10 125 9 169 8
Race/ethnicity not specified 25 2 16 1 41 2
Religion 469 35 460 33 842 41
Jewish 178 13 221 16 360 18
Muslim 159 12 139 10 349 17
Catholic 55 4 27 2 39 2
Other 2 41 3 37 3 57 3
Religion not specified 36 3 36 3 37 2
Sexual orientation 141 11 176 13 204 10
Other motivation 3 86 6 88 6 117 6
Motivation unknown 25 ... 19 ... 32 ...
...
not applicable
Note(s):
Information in this table reflects data reported by police services covering 99.6% 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):
Uniform Crime Reporting Survey (3302).
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