Conservatives insist the decision to scrap the census was about privacy, yet critics lambaste the move as short-sighted and ideological.
Roger Hunka and his lawyer explain why they fought to overturn the government’s decision to scrap the mandatory long-form census.
StatsCan’s former assistant chief statistician says the voluntary survey wasn’t properly tested to fix potential problems.
FEED NOVA SCOTIA says that without the long-form data, they won’t know where food banks are needed in the province.
Statistics Canada expects drastic response bias and a more expensive operation. Take a look at some of the significant numbers in the census saga.
Canada now has one of the world’s shortest censuses. Here’s a map counting the number of questions on censuses worldwide.
Professor Fred Wien’s $2.5M research project on aboriginal poverty relies on community profiles from the long-form census.