Canada's national statistical agency – Statistique Canada

Statistics Canada is the national statistical office. The agency ensures Canadians have the key information on Canada’s economy, society and environment that they require to function effectively as citizens and decision makers.
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September 21, 2022
Over multiple decades, census data have revealed that the Indigenous population has grown quickly—at a pace far surpassing that of the non-Indigenous population. The 2021 Census counted more than 1.8 million Indigenous people, accounting for 5.0% of the total population in Canada, up from 4.9% in 2016.
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September 21, 2022
Canadians were less likely to own their home in 2021 (66.5%) than they were a decade earlier, when a record high (69.0%) were homeowners. At the same time, temporary pandemic-related income support helped lower the share of households spending more than 30% of their income on housing from 24.1% in 2016 to 20.9% in 2021.
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September 20, 2022
The Consumer Price Index (CPI) rose 7.0% on a year-over-year basis in August, down from a 7.6% gain in July. On a seasonally adjusted monthly basis, the CPI rose 0.1% in August.
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September 20, 2022
Employers across all sectors in Canada were actively seeking to fill nearly one million (997,000) vacant positions in the second quarter, the highest quarterly number on record.
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The fourth release of findings from the 2021 Census are now available! Discover census data on linguistic diversity and the use of English and French in Canada.
By the Numbers featuring statistical information on Asian Canadians.
Statistics Canada is embracing the possibilities of data science to better serve the information needs of Canadians.
The Canada and the World Statistics Hub provides information related to Canada’s economic and financial activity with the world.
Explore key economic trends and social challenges that arise as the COVID-19 situation evolves.
A focal point for data produced by Statistics Canada’s Centre for Gender, Diversity and Inclusion Statistics.
Browse Canada’s statistics for the United Nations’ Sustainable Development Goals.
Find information about transportation in Canada.
The Canadian Centre for Energy Information is a convenient one-stop virtual shop for independent and trusted information on energy in Canada.


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