Canada Long Form Census

Liberals Need To Act Fast To Restore Long-Form Census: Observers

CBC | Posted 10.27.2015 | Canada Politics

"I think the new government has made it very clear they want to bring the census back."

Long-Form Census Could Be Back For 2016: Experts

The Globe And Mail | Tavia Grant | Posted 10.22.2015 | Canada Business

The experts say that that the census would yield more reliable data and cost less.

MP's Bid To Bring Back Long-Form Census Falls Apart

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 04.06.2015 | Canada Politics

OTTAWA - Liberal MP Ted Hsu's drive to resurrect the long-form census has come to an end.His private member's bill to bring back the long-form census ...

For Competitiveness' Sake, Restore the Canadian Census

Richard Florida | Posted 03.31.2015 | Canada Business
Richard Florida

Stephen Harper's Conservative government is quick to tout all it has done to improve Canada's economic competitiveness. But like competitive companies, competitive national economies require solid economic data. In scrapping the long-form census, the Harper administration has threatened the country's long-term economic prosperity.

This Party Scores Dead Last in Diversity

Rachel Décoste | Posted 07.10.2013 | Canada Politics
Rachel Décoste

Statistics Canada has finally released its 2011 pseudo-long form census data. Of the 29 visible minority MPs, half of them are in the NDP. The Conservative Party is a close second, which is a testament to the inroads the party has made to court the so-called "ethnic vote." The Liberal Party, self-styled "inventors" of multiculturalism, is dead last in diversity as the caucus stands today. As the third-place Liberals renew and rebuild, they might be wise to emulate the nation's demographic self-portait.