Police officers in census metropolitan areas

Data from the Police Administration Survey. Describes the police strength (number of police officers per 100,000 people) in Ontario's census metropolitan areas. These are areas with:

  • At least 100,000 total residents
  • at least 50,000 residents  in the core

Data is based on the number of police officers in 2012 and populations for 2011.

This data set is no longer compiled by the Ministry of Community Safety and Correctional Services.

The data can be accessed from Statistics Canada.

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