Table 2
Homicides, by census metropolitan area, 2017 and 2018


Table 2
Homicides, by census metropolitan area, 2017 and 2018
Table summary
This table displays the results of Homicides. The information is grouped by Census metropolitan area (appearing as row headers), 2018
population count, 2018, 2017, Difference from 2017 and Average
2008 to 2017, 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 2018
population count
2018 2017Note r: revised Difference from 2017 Average
2008 to 2017
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
500,000 and over population
Toronto 6,274,077 142 2.26 93 1.51 49 49.9 87 1.50
Montreal 4,239,709 47 1.11 46 1.10 1 0.6 46 1.17
Vancouver 2,650,798 44 1.66 52 1.99 -8 -16.6 46 1.88
Calgary 1,498,941 20 1.33 31 2.10 -11 -36.6 27 2.01
Edmonton 1,425,627 37 2.60 49 3.51 -12 -26.0 39 3.06
OttawaTable 2 Note 3 1,068,569 17 1.59 14 1.34 3 18.7 11 1.16
Winnipeg 816,741 22 2.69 24 2.99 -2 -9.8 28 3.62
Québec 808,905 3 0.37 10 1.25 -7 -70.2 5 0.59
Hamilton 770,987 9 1.17 11 1.45 -2 -19.3 9 1.29
Kitchener–Cambridge–Waterloo 579,145 7 1.21 5 0.89 2 36.6 5 0.96
London 534,936 6 1.12 7 1.34 -1 -16.3 7 1.37
100,000 to less than 500,000 population
St. Catharines–Niagara 472,448 2 0.42 3 0.64 -1 -34.3 4 0.94
Oshawa 458,016 8 1.75 5 1.12 3 55.4 3 0.76
Halifax 430,505 7 1.63 8 1.90 -1 -14.2 10 2.47
Victoria 395,651 2 0.51 5 1.28 -3 -60.5 4 1.13
Windsor 349,787 10 2.86 3 0.87 7 227.0 3 0.99
GatineauTable 2 Note 4 333,108 4 1.20 1 0.30 3 296.5 3 1.04
Saskatoon 328,181 8 2.44 5 1.55 3 56.9 7 2.49
Regina 258,386 8 3.10 9 3.56 -1 -12.9 8 3.27
Barrie 228,602 0 0.00 5 2.23 -5 -100.0 2 1.01
Kelowna 210,961 2 0.95 6 2.90 -4 -67.3 4 2.06
St. John's 208,289 1 0.48 3 1.44 -2 -66.6 2 1.00
Sherbrooke 202,593 4 1.97 1 0.50 3 294.1 1 0.42
Abbotsford–Mission 195,726 6 3.07 9 4.66 -3 -34.2 5 2.80
Kingston 171,043 2 1.17 1 0.60 1 96.0 1 0.80
Saguenay 168,743 1 0.59 0 0.00 1 Note ...: not applicable 1 0.74
Greater Sudbury 168,141 1 0.59 1 0.60 0 -1.1 2 0.97
Moncton 161,122 2 1.24 1 0.63 1 97.8 1 0.82
Trois-Rivières 157,208 2 1.27 1 0.64 1 98.9 1 0.92
Brantford 148,603 5 3.36 5 3.41 0 -1.4 2 1.20
Guelph 140,683 1 0.71 1 0.72 0 -1.8 1 0.78
Saint John 129,790 1 0.77 1 0.77 0 -0.4 2 1.58
Peterborough 128,932 1 0.78 1 0.80 0 -2.6 1 1.15
Thunder Bay 125,373 8 6.38 7 5.70 1 11.9 5 4.46
Lethbridge 123,335 0 0.00 2 1.65 -2 -100.0 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
Belleville 111,584 1 0.90 2 1.96 -1 -54.2 Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable
CMA totalTable 2 Note 5 26,475,245 441 1.67 428 1.64 13 1.3 386 1.59
Non-CMA totalTable 2 Note 6 10,583,611 210 1.98 238 2.26 -28 -12.3 200 1.90
Canada 37,058,856 651 1.76 666 1.82 -15 -3.6 586 1.68
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