I wonder who lives in Canada?
What is the census?
The census is information about who lives in Canada.
The information is gathered by Statistics Canada.
What do I have to do?
You will get an envelope in the mail.
Follow the directions in the envelope.
You can answer the census questions in two ways:
- You can fill in the form online.
- You can ask for a paper form.
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