Census

Canada census graphic, 2021. Photo credit: Statistics Canada

Census enumerators now going door-to-door to get completed forms

There is still time to complete your 2021 census questionnaire online, by phone, or on paper

 

Statistics Canada’s offices at Tunny’s Pasture in Ottawa are shown on Friday, March 8, 2019. Statistics Canada is reminding people to fill out this year’s census to avoid getting a visit at their door during the COVID-19 pandemic. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Statistics Canada reminds people to fill out 2021 census, may follow up in person

Statistics Canada says enumerators will not go inside anyone’s home because of the health risk

 

Even though the deadline for completing the 2021 census has passed, forms can still be completed and returned. (Photo credit: Stock image)

Still lots of time to complete your 2021 census package

Official deadline has come and gone, but households are encouraged to complete and return the form

 

A Statistics Canada 2016 Census mailer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Statistics Canada sees more demand to fill out census online during pandemic

The agency made a change to anyone in the country to file through the internet-based form for the first time ever

A Statistics Canada 2016 Census mailer. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
A 2021 census questionnaire. (Black Press Media file photo)

2021 census responses due May 11

By law, every household must complete a census questionnaire

A 2021 census questionnaire. (Black Press Media file photo)
UPDATE: British Columbians pocketing almost one-eighth more income

UPDATE: British Columbians pocketing almost one-eighth more income

Median incomes rose by 12.2 per cent between 2005-2015

UPDATE: British Columbians pocketing almost one-eighth more income
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UPDATED: More Canadians live alone than have children

Statistics Canada says the number of same-sex couples went up by nearly two-thirds over a decade

(NICHOLAS PESCOD/NEWS BULLETIN)