Prostitution offences in Canada: Statistical trends, 2014


Police services reported 1,073 prostitution-related incidents in 2014, accounting for less than 0.1% of all police-reported criminal incidents that year. This translated into a rate of 3 prostitution-related incidents per 100,000 population in Canada, the lowest rate since 1982. Prostitution-related crimes have been declining over the past three decades, coinciding with a period in which overall police-reported crime has also declined.

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