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Data and Statistics

a guide to finding data and/or statistics of interest to students and scholars engaged in all kinds of research.

2021 Census - Data and Documentation

Data releases for the 2021 census will be ongoing until the last release planned for November 30, 2022.

Agriculture
Data
Documentation

2021 Census - Maps and Geography

More geographical products might make an appearance throughout 2022.

Products
Documentation

2016 Census

For data about population, age, sex, dwellings, families, marital status, language, immigration and ethnocultural diversity, aboriginal peoples, education and labour, mobility and migration, language of work, income and housing.

Agriculture
Data
Documentation

2011 Census and National Household Survey (NHS)

For data about population, age, sex, dwellings, families, marital status and language.

Agriculture
Data
Documentation

For data about immigration and ethnocultural diversity, aboriginal peoples, education and labour, mobility and migration, language of work, income and housing.

Data
Documentation

2001 and 2006 Census

Agriculture
Census Data
Documentation
Agriculture
Census Data
Documentation
Maps and Geography

Historical Census

The Killam Library holds a comprehensive collection of census publications back to Confederation:

Other Resources

Practice retrieving census data

Tips for Citing Statistical Sources