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Statistics Canada

Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country—its population, resources, economy, society and culture.

In addition to conducting a Census every five years, there are about 350 active surveys on virtually all aspects of Canadian life.

In Canada, providing statistics is a federal responsibility. As Canada's central statistical office, Statistics Canada is legislated to serve this function for the whole of Canada and each of the provinces and territories.

Objective statistical information is vital to an open and democratic society. It provides a solid foundation for informed decisions by elected representatives, businesses, unions and non-profit organizations, as well as individual Canadians. As a member of the United Nations Statistical Commission, Statistics Canada endorses the Fundamental principles of official statistics.


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Ethnic and Cultural Origins of Canadians

Portrait of a Rich Heritage | Portrait d'un riche patrimoine

N° catalog: RPT.St2969.2017.2
Year: 2017
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Hits: 1299
Date insert: Tuesday, 31 July 2018

Ethnic Diversity Survey

The Daily | Le quotidien

N° catalog: RPT.st2969eng.2002
Year: 2002
Category:
Hits: 1486
Date insert: Friday, 21 April 2017

Experiences of discrimination during the COVID-19 pandemic

Year: 2020
Category:
Hits: 345
Date insert: Tuesday, 22 September 2020

Hate Crimes in Canada

An Overview of Issues and Data Sources | Un aperçu des problèmes et des sources de données

N° catalog: RPT.St2969.2001
Year: 2001
Category:
Hits: 1246
Date insert: Monday, 23 April 2018

Police-reported hate crime in Canada, 2007

Year: 2006
Category:
Hits: 636
Date insert: Tuesday, 25 August 2020