Homicide in Canada, 2021

Articles and reports: 85-002-X202200100015


This annual Juristat article presents 2021 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: 2022001
Author(s): David, Jean-Denis; Jaffray, Brianna

Main Product: Juristat

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