Table 8
Police-reported crime for selected drug offences, by province or territory, 2021


Table 8
Police-reported crime for selected drug offences, by province or territory, 2021
Table summary
This table displays the results of Police-reported crime for selected drug offences. The information is grouped by Province or territory (appearing as row headers), Total Cannabis, Cocaine, Methamphetamine and Ecstasy, calculated using number, rate and percent change in rate 2020 to 2021 units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Province or territory Total CannabisTable 8 Note 1 Table 8 Note 2 CocaineTable 8 Note 3 MethamphetamineTable 8 Note 3 EcstasyTable 8 Note 3
number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4
Newfoundland and
Labrador
67 13 -29 527 101 -7 11 2 Note ...: not applicable 4 1 Note ...: not applicable
Prince Edward Island 12 7 96 37 23 -34 42 26 -18 3 2 Note ...: not applicable
Nova Scotia 129 13 -30 462 47 -8 33 3 -43 2 Note 0s value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded Note ...: not applicable
New Brunswick 137 17 -25 287 36 -23 435 55 -14 13 2 -28
QuebecTable 8 Note 5 4,736 55 27 1,980 23 -14 2,348 27 -13 292 3 -18
Ontario 2,283 15 -16 3,991 27 -8 2,466 17 -13 52 Note 0s value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded -33
Manitoba 120 9 -13 1,071 77 -15 562 41 -19 4 Note 0s value rounded to 0 (zero) where there is a meaningful distinction between true zero and the value that was rounded Note ...: not applicable
Saskatchewan 137 12 -10 786 67 -3 940 80 -14 5 0 -62
Alberta 260 6 -2 1,434 32 -22 2,118 48 -31 17 0 -37
British ColumbiaTable 8 Note 5 5,609 108 5 2,195 42 -27 2,383 46 -27 79 2 -28
Yukon 15 35 64 215 500 -3 2 5 Note ...: not applicable 1 2 Note ...: not applicable
Northwest Territories 21 46 -22 234 514 -24 0 0 Note ...: not applicable 1 2 Note ...: not applicable
Nunavut 27 69 -29 19 48 89 5 13 Note ...: not applicable 0 0 Note ...: not applicable
Canada 13,560 35 5 13,249 35 -15 11,347 30 -20 473 1 -25
Province or territory OpioidsTable 8 Note 3 HeroinTable 8 Note 3 Other drugsTable 8 Note 3 Table 8 Note 6 Total drugsTable 8 Note 3
number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4 number rate percent change in rate 2020 to 2021Table 8 Note 4
Newfoundland and Labrador 36 7 72 3 1 Note ...: not applicable 244 47 7 892 171 -3
Prince Edward Island 2 1 Note ...: not applicable 1 1 Note ...: not applicable 28 17 -56 125 76 -34
Nova Scotia 27 3 -24 5 1 -38 297 30 -8 955 96 -15
New Brunswick 38 5 -20 5 1 -62 331 42 -19 1,246 158 -20
Quebec 162 2 145 169 2 11 4,722 55 5 14,409 167 5
Ontario 1,977 13 29 679 5 -25 3,054 21 -4 14,502 98 -7
Manitoba 64 5 45 42 3 5 319 23 7 2,182 158 -12
Saskatchewan 124 11 36 12 1 -29 430 36 -1 2,434 206 -7
Alberta 586 13 9 317 7 -20 1,774 40 -7 6,506 146 -19
British Columbia 2,970 57 2 690 13 -47 3,954 76 -20 17,880 343 -14
Yukon 7 16 -14 7 16 -47 25 58 -32 272 633 -8
Northwest Territories 2 4 Note ...: not applicable 4 9 Note ...: not applicable 35 77 9 297 653 -21
Nunavut 1 3 Note ...: not applicable 0 0 Note ...: not applicable 9 23 -11 61 155 -2
Canada 5,996 16 13 1,934 5 -32 15,239 40 -7 61,798 162 -9
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