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2016 Census Search widget

Find data from the 2016 Census

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Big thanks to Catie Sahadath at the University of Ottawa Libraries for building this widget based on the original Statistics Canada search box.

Note: to search by postal code, go to the main Census Profiles webpage.

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Questions on the long-form Census

All Canadian households must answer the 10 basic Census questions. One quarter of the households must also answer a longer series of over 60 questions (called the "long-form").

Note: In the past, only 20% of households answered the long-form questionnaire.