Call to Action # 39: Actions and Commitments

Indigenous Victimization Statistics


March 20, 2018


Fed. Govt.

Indigenous Victimization Statistics

  • Indigenous men and boys are seven times more likely than non-Indigenous men and boys to be a homicide victim.
  • Indigenous women are almost three times as likely as non-Indigenous women to be a victim of violent crime.
  • In 2015, Indigenous people accounted for 25% of all homicide victims in Canada. Indigenous people represented an estimated 5% of the Canadian population in 2015.

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