Canadian Census Programs

Canada's Census Programs provide a statistical portrait of the country every five years.


The last Census of Population took place in May 2016

The 2016 Census programs were conducted in May 2016 and consisted of the Census of Agriculture and the Census of Population.


2011 Census Program

The 2011 Census programs were conducted in May 2011 and consisted of the Census of Agriculture, the Census of Population, and the 2011 National Household Survey.

  • 2011 Census: Results
    Population and Dwelling counts from the 2011 Census, as well as some topic-based highlights.