Homicide in Canada, 2020

Articles and reports: 85-002-X202100100017


This annual Juristat article presents 2020 homicide data. Short and long-term trends in homicide are examined at the national, provincial/territorial and census metropolitan area levels. Gang-related homicides, firearm-related homicides, intimate partner homicides, and homicides committed by youth are also explored. This Juristat also presents data for which complete information regarding Indigenous identity has been reported for both victims and accused persons, regardless of gender.

Issue Number: 2021001
Author(s): Armstrong, Amelia; Jaffray, Brianna

Main Product: Juristat

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