The 2021 Census of Population enumerates the entire Canadian population and more than 15 million households are expected to complete the census this year. Census information is vital for planning programs and services at the national, provincial, territorial and local levels. Governments use census data to make informed decisions about things like roads, public transportation, schools, daycare centres, retirement residences and health services. The benefits to your community increase with every completed questionnaire.
As I mentioned, we have created content and resources (available in both English and French) to help you spread the word about the benefits and positive impact of the census for community. Materials available include: