Homicide offences, number and rate, by province and territory (Homicide rate)

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Homicide offences, number and rate, by province and territory
(Homicide rate)
  2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
  rate per 100,000 population
Canada 1.83 1.81 1.62 1.73 1.56
Newfoundland and Labrador 0.99 0.20 0.78 0.78 0.59
Prince Edward Island 1.43 0.00 0.00 0.69 0.00
Nova Scotia 1.28 1.59 2.22 2.32 1.79
New Brunswick 0.40 1.60 1.20 1.06 0.79
Quebec 1.19 1.12 1.06 1.32 1.34
Ontario 1.36 1.36 1.43 1.20 1.20
Manitoba 4.48 4.67 3.64 4.23 4.10
Saskatchewan 2.96 3.50 3.26 3.59 2.69
Alberta 3.06 2.59 2.07 2.89 2.19
British Columbia1 2.67 2.65 1.83 1.90 1.54
Yukon 9.06 5.93 2.89 0.00 0.00
Northwest Territories 6.87 4.58 2.28 6.79 11.53
Nunavut 12.65 18.64 18.28 20.86 14.84

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