The purpose of this survey is to better understand issues related to the safety and security of Canadians, including their perceptions of crime and the justice system, and how safe they feel in their communities. This information will help to develop programs and services adapted to the needs of the population.
Your information may also be used by Statistics Canada for other statistical and research purposes.
From April 15, 2019, to March 31, 2020
Electronic questionnaire, telephone interview and personal interview
Block Information Confidentiality
Data are collected under the authority of the Statistics Act, Revised Statutes of Canada, 1985, Chapter S-19. Your information will be kept strictly confidential.
Block Information on Record linkage
To enhance the data from this survey and reduce response burden, Statistics Canada may combine the information you provide with data from other surveys or administrative sources.
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Topics covered in the survey
The survey asks questions about
- perceptions of crime and the justice system
- experiences with crime
- family and dating violence
Block Information on Published data
Statistics Canada publishes the results of its surveys in many formats. To find all the documents related to this survey, follow the links below and type the name of the survey in the search engine located at the left of your screen to filter the results.
Data: You will find tables, profiles of a community or region, thematic maps, public use microdata files, and data visualization tools.
Analysis: You will have direct access to Stats in brief (e.g., releases from The Daily, fact sheets), articles and reports, and journals and periodicals.
- For more information about this survey (questionnaires, definitions, data sources and methods used): survey number 4504