Statistic: The reported homicide rate for Canada in 2006 was 1.85 per 100,000 residents.
Date published:2006
Reference:[1], Stats Can
Statistical method:measurement
Degree of error:unknown

605 homicides were reported in Canada 2006. This was 10% fewer than 2005. The homicide rate peaked in the mid-1970s at around 3 homicides per 100,000 residents. The 35 year low was 1.73 in 2003.