Census

A Statistics Canada building and sign is pictured in Ottawa on Wednesday, July 3, 2019. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

2021 census shows number of seniors over 85 expected to triple in next 25 years

2021 census shows number of seniors over 85 expected to triple in next 25 years

 

Gemma Hickey, poses for a photograph in Toronto on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Statistics Canada has released data offering an unprecedented snapshot of the transgender community at a population level. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin

New census data offers snapshot of Canada’s transgender population for first time

New census data offers snapshot of Canada’s transgender population for first time

 

A tradesperson stands atop a condo tower under construction, in Burnaby, B.C., on Wednesday, March 2, 2022. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

Census shows apartment growth, but supply remains the main issue in B.C.: experts

Apartments in buildings with 5 or more storeys, make up 10.9 per cent of all dwellings in B.C.

 

Residents are shown at Idola Saint-Jean long-term care home in Laval, Que., Friday, February 25, 2022. The latest census release on aging marks another milestone on the slow march to what experts warn will be a crisis in care for Canada’s elders. CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes

2021 census shows number of seniors over 85 expected to triple in next 25 years

Last year the oldest baby boomers turned 76, and most probably live independently

Residents are shown at Idola Saint-Jean long-term care home in Laval, Que., Friday, February 25, 2022. The latest census release on aging marks another milestone on the slow march to what experts warn will be a crisis in care for Canada’s elders. CANADIAN PRESS/Graham Hughes
Gemma Hickey, poses for a photograph in Toronto on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Statistics Canada has released data offering an unprecedented snapshot of the transgender community at a population level. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin

New census data offers snapshot of Canada’s transgender population for first time

2021’s national survey shows about 100,815 people are transgender or non-binary

Gemma Hickey, poses for a photograph in Toronto on Wednesday, November 17, 2021. Statistics Canada has released data offering an unprecedented snapshot of the transgender community at a population level. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Tijana Martin
A Statistics Canada 2016 Census mailer sits on the key board of a laptop after arriving in the mail at a residence, in Ottawa in a May 2, 2016, file photo. By the time the 2016 census rolled around, the ranks of Canada’s seniors over age 65 had for the first time outnumbered the nation’s youth 14 years of age and younger. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick

Upcoming census release to show how country is aging, detail gender for first time

2016 was first time Canadians over age 65 outnumbered the nation’s youth 14 years of age and younger

A Statistics Canada 2016 Census mailer sits on the key board of a laptop after arriving in the mail at a residence, in Ottawa in a May 2, 2016, file photo. By the time the 2016 census rolled around, the ranks of Canada’s seniors over age 65 had for the first time outnumbered the nation’s youth 14 years of age and younger. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Sean Kilpatrick
People cross the road in downtown Toronto on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette

Despite COVID-19, census shows population grew at fastest rate in G7, topping 36.9M

Despite COVID-19, census shows population grew at fastest rate in G7, topping 36.9M

People cross the road in downtown Toronto on Friday, Nov. 2, 2018. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Nathan Denette
A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. Statistics Canada's overseer of the 2021 census says there are lessons for the agency to take from the pandemic count to apply for the next census go-around. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

StatCan sees lessons in pandemic census to apply for next go-round in 2026

StatCan sees lessons in pandemic census to apply for next go-round in 2026

A sign outside a building at Statistics Canada in seen in Ottawa on Friday, March 12, 2021. Statistics Canada's overseer of the 2021 census says there are lessons for the agency to take from the pandemic count to apply for the next census go-around. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
A condo tower under construction is pictured in downtown Vancouver on Sunday February 9, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck

StatCan to release COVID-tinged census figure, experts warn against reading too deep

StatCan to release COVID-tinged census figure, experts warn against reading too deep

A condo tower under construction is pictured in downtown Vancouver on Sunday February 9, 2020. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Darryl Dyck
An empty office space is reflected in a window to the right of a busy downtown Atlanta highway on the right, on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021, in Atlanta. The Census Bureau has issued its most detailed portrait yet of how the U.S. has changed over the past decade. The agency on Thursday released a trove of demographic data that will used to redraw political maps across an increasingly diverse country. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)

Census shows US is diversifying, white population shrinking

Census shows US is diversifying, white population shrinking

An empty office space is reflected in a window to the right of a busy downtown Atlanta highway on the right, on Wednesday, Aug. 11, 2021, in Atlanta. The Census Bureau has issued its most detailed portrait yet of how the U.S. has changed over the past decade. The agency on Thursday released a trove of demographic data that will used to redraw political maps across an increasingly diverse country. (AP Photo/Brynn Anderson)
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)
Statistics Canada’s offices at Tunny’s Pasture in Ottawa are shown on Friday, March 8, 2019. Newly released documents show Statistics Canada considered delaying this year’s census until 2022 over pandemic-related concerns. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang

Statistics Canada considered delaying this year’s census to 2022 due to pandemic

A census takes seven years between the start of planning to the release of data

Statistics Canada’s offices at Tunny’s Pasture in Ottawa are shown on Friday, March 8, 2019. Newly released documents show Statistics Canada considered delaying this year’s census until 2022 over pandemic-related concerns. THE CANADIAN PRESS/Justin Tang
A briefcase of a census taker is seen as she knocks on the door of a residence Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. A half-million census takers head out en mass this week to knock on the doors of households that haven't yet responded to the 2020 census. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Supreme Court halts census in latest twist of 2020 count

Supreme Court halts census in latest twist of 2020 count

A briefcase of a census taker is seen as she knocks on the door of a residence Tuesday, Aug. 11, 2020, in Winter Park, Fla. A half-million census takers head out en mass this week to knock on the doors of households that haven't yet responded to the 2020 census. (AP Photo/John Raoux)

Aging Aboriginals pose new fiscal, social challenge for government: census

OTTAWA — The number of Aboriginal seniors is set to skyrocket in…

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                A scene from Iqaluit, Nunavut. The latest release of data from the 2016 census shows Canada’s Indigenous population is booming, more immigrants are settling in the Prairies and home ownership rates across the country are relatively stable.

Latest census numbers showcase Canada’s ever-evolving ethnic diversity

OTTAWA — A decade ago, the CBC series Little Mosque on the…

File photo by THE CANADIAN PRESS                                A scene from Iqaluit, Nunavut. The latest release of data from the 2016 census shows Canada’s Indigenous population is booming, more immigrants are settling in the Prairies and home ownership rates across the country are relatively stable.
Census 2016: Single, same-sex and childless

Census 2016: Single, same-sex and childless

OTTAWA — Couples without kids are outpacing their procreating counterparts, same-sex relationships…

Census 2016: Single, same-sex and childless