Table 2
Homicides, by census metropolitan area, 2016 and 2017


Table 2
Homicides, by census metropolitan area, 2016 and 2017
Table summary
This table displays the results of Homicides. The information is grouped by Census metropolitan
area (appearing as row headers), 2017
population count, 2017, 2016, Difference from 2016 and Average
2007 to 2016, calculated using number, number of victims, rate and percent change in rate units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Census metropolitan
areaTable 2 Note 1
2017
population count
2017 2016Note r: revised Difference from 2016 Average
2007 to 2016
number number of victims rateTable 2 Note 2 number of victims rateTable 2 Note 2 number of victims percent change in rate number of victims rateTable 2 Note 2
Population 500,000 and over
Toronto 6,273,778 92 1.47 96 1.56 -4 -5.8 89 1.54
Montréal 4,148,023 46 1.11 42 1.02 4 8.2 47 1.21
Vancouver 2,572,179 52 2.02 41 1.61 11 25.4 46 1.93
Calgary 1,494,086 31 2.07 33 2.25 -2 -7.6 27 2.10
Edmonton 1,405,619 49 3.49 47 3.40 2 2.5 38 3.02
OttawaTable 2 Note 3 1,034,893 14 1.35 24 2.37 -10 -42.9 11 1.18
Winnipeg 810,099 24 2.96 25 3.14 -1 -5.7 29 3.69
Québec 805,502 10 1.24 1 0.12 9 893.3 4 0.47
Hamilton 771,489 11 1.43 12 1.58 -1 -9.7 9 1.30
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 559,714 5 0.89 6 1.09 -1 -18.1 5 1.03
London 524,581 7 1.33 8 1.55 -1 -13.9 7 1.35
Population 100,000 to less than 500,000
St. Catharines–Niagara 458,986 3 0.65 1 0.22 2 196.8 4 0.94
Oshawa 450,366 5 1.11 4 0.93 1 19.3 3 0.77
Halifax 431,721 8 1.85 12 2.82 -4 -34.4 10 2.45
Victoria 377,551 5 1.32 1 0.27 4 393.9 4 1.12
Windsor 338,403 3 0.89 3 0.90 0 -1.1 3 1.03
GatineauTable 2 Note 4 335,028 1 0.30 3 0.91 -2 -67.0 3 1.08
Saskatoon 328,835 5 1.52 10 3.12 -5 -51.3 8 2.63
Regina 253,630 8 3.15 8 3.23 0 -2.2 7 3.15
Barrie 221,854 5 2.25 2 0.92 3 145.1 2 0.93
St. John's 208,192 3 1.44 4 1.92 -1 -25.1 2 0.91
Sherbrooke 202,158 1 0.49 2 1.00 -1 -50.6 1 0.47
Kelowna 200,908 6 2.99 6 3.03 0 -1.3 4 1.90
Abbotsford–Mission 190,730 9 4.72 6 3.18 3 48.3 4 2.44
Kingston 169,901 1 0.59 0 0.00 1 Note ...: not applicable 1 0.80
Saguenay 166,715 0 0.00 2 1.20 -2 -100.0 1 0.82
Greater Sudbury 164,926 1 0.61 0 0.00 1 Note ...: not applicable 2 1.15
Moncton 159,464 1 0.63 1 0.63 0 -1.1 1 0.91
Trois-Rivières 157,622 1 0.63 0 0.00 1 Note ...: not applicable 2 1.11
Brantford 148,605 5 3.36 4 2.73 1 23.4 1 0.92
Guelph 135,474 1 0.74 1 0.75 0 -1.8 1 0.79
Saint John 128,726 1 0.78 3 2.34 -2 -66.8 2 1.64
Peterborough 125,666 1 0.80 2 1.61 -1 -50.6 1 1.15
Thunder Bay 120,693 7 5.80 8 6.62 -1 -12.4 5 4.04
CMA totalTable 2 Note 5 25,876,117 422 1.63 418 1.64 4 -0.5 386 1.61
Non-CMA totalTable 2 Note 6 10,831,966 238 2.20 194 1.80 44 22.0 192 1.82
Canada 36,708,083 660 1.80 612 1.69 48 6.5 578 1.67
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