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Statistics

Cities around the world are collecting data on all of the same things, yet the way that it is being measured is wildly uneven. WCCD and its work in developing ISO 37120 - the first international standard on indicators for sustainable cities changed all of that.
Young people are becoming an ever-smaller share of Canada's population. (Photo: Getty Images) That is, unless aging Canadians
Activity is falling 13 of the 20 sectors covered by StatsCan.
Alberta sees the biggest decline in wages, but Ontario and B.C. wages are losing steam as well.
Too often, we wrongly equate isolation with some remote location and therefore the lack of interaction is based on geography. But for a growing number of elderly living in this country's largest city, there is little escape from solitude.
Canada has fewer full-time jobs today than it did a year ago.
The average inflation-adjusted wage in Canada is 0.9% lower than a year ago.
Canada added 67,000 part-time jobs in October, and lost 23,000 full-time ones.
Canada’s job situation may be worse than previously believed.
Earnings grew in educational services and construction. Beyond that? Not much.