Crime in Inuit Nunangat and in the rest of Canada, 2006 to 2008
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|Inuit Nunangat||Rest of territories 1||Rest of Canada 2||Inuit Nunangat||Rest of territories 1||Rest of Canada 2|
|number (2006 to 2008)||rate per 1,000 population (annual average)|
|Total - all violations||44,845||62,633||5,880,026||380||298||60|
|Total violent incidents||10,602||11,368||1,017,906||90||54||10|
|Homicide and attempted murder 3 , 4||30||15||3,607||0.3||0.1||0.0|
|Sexual assault 3,5||889||649||62,786||8||3||1|
|Major assault 3||1,430||1,388||141,780||12||7||1|
|Common assault 3||6,704||6,793||453,242||57||32||5|
|Uttering threats 3||1,915||2,251||235,040||16||11||2|
|Total non-violent incidents 6||34,243||51,265||4,862,120||290||244||49|
|Breaking and entering 3||2,902||3,308||641,005||25||16||7|
|Theft 3 , 7||2,949||6,594||2,182,362||25||31||22|
|Disturb the peace 3||9,333||16,527||254,760||79||79||3|
Includes all police services of the territories, with the exception of police services that serve Inuit Nunangat.
Excludes Inuit Nunangat and police services of the territories.
Includes incidents having at least one violation of that type.
Includes attempted murder and conspiracy to commit murder.
Includes sexual assault levels 1, 2, and 3, as well as other sexual offences.
Includes only incidents where the most serious violation is non-violent.
Includes motor vehicle theft, theft from a vehicle and other thefts.
The community of Rigolet, Newfoundland and Labrador, and all communities in Nunavik, Quebec, are excluded from Inuit Nunangat because of police-reported data limitations.
Statistics Canada, Canadian Centre for Justice Statistics, Incident-based Uniform Crime Reporting Survey, 2006 to 2008.
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