Police Administration Survey (PAS)


This product contains all data of the Police Administration Survey formely included in the Justice product.


The objective of this survey is to collect baseline information on police personnel and expenditures to enable detection of historical trends as well as permit comparisons at the provincial/territorial and municipal levels.

Data from this survey provide information on total expenditures on policing and the number of officers in each province and in Canada as a whole, as well as the number of officers per hundred thousand population and per capita cost for each municipal police service.

Last modified : April 27, 2012