Table 7
Persons accused of homicide of an Indigenous victim, by gender-related criterion and accused characteristic, Canada, 2011 to 2021


Table 7
Persons accused of homicide of an Indigenous victim, by gender-related criterion and accused characteristic, Canada, 2011 to 2021
Table summary
This table displays the results of Persons accused of homicide of an Indigenous victim. The information is grouped by Accused characteristic (appearing as row headers), Gender-related homicides of Indigenous women and girls and Non-gender-related homicides of Indigenous people, calculated using number and percent units of measure (appearing as column headers).
Accused characteristic Gender-related homicides of Indigenous women and girlsTable 7 Note 1 Non-gender-related homicides of Indigenous people
number percent number percent
Accused gender
Male 226 100 807 80
Female Note ...: not applicable Note ...: not applicable 205 20
Total 226 100 1,012 100
Criminal historyTable 7 Note 2
No criminal record 50 22 264 26
Violent offencesTable 7 Note 3 137 61 570 57
Property offencesTable 7 Note 4 38 17 223 22
Other offencesTable 7 Note 5 61 27 284 28
Unknown 1 Note ...: not applicable 7 Note ...: not applicable
Total 226 100 1,012 100
Mental or developmental disorder
No mental or developmental disorder 163 81 781 88
Suspected or known mental or developmental disorderTable 7 Note 6 39 19 108 12
Unknown 24 Note ...: not applicable 123 Note ...: not applicable
Total 226 100 1,012 100
Clearance status
Cleared by charge 199 88 986 97
Cleared otherwise 27 12 26 3
Total 226 100 1,012 100
Charge laid or recommendedTable 7 Note 7
First degree murder 39 20 150 15
Second degree murder 132 66 631 64
Manslaughter 28 14 205 21
Infanticide 0 0 0 0
Unknown 0 Note ...: not applicable 0 Note ...: not applicable
Total 199 100 986 100
Accused suicide
No suicide 200 88 1,001 99
Died by suicide 26 12 11 1
Total 226 100 1,012 100
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