Canadians believe Ottawa to be Canada’s safest city.
This is the second straight year Ottawa is ranked 1st for perceived safety. The survey notes Canadians believe Ottawa is safe despite the 5% increase in the crime rate last year.
Charlottetown was ranked second, followed by Victoria, Moncton and St. John’s with Montreal at rank 13 and Toronto at 14. Winnipeg is viewed as Canada’s most unsafe city.