[16] Canadian Crime Statistics, (Statistics Canada, Canadian Center for Justice Statistics, Annual); Causes of Death 1991, (Statistics Canada, Canadian Center for Health Information, 1993), and Firearm Statistics (Updated Tables), (Department of Justice, Statistics Section, Research and Statistics Directorate, Nov. 1993), Tables 11, 13.

In 1991, firearm fatalities (accidents, suicides, and homicides) represented only 0.8% of all the deaths in Canada.