Economics for public policy
[This post is based on my comments at “Celebrating the Census,” a panel discussion organized by the McGill University Centre on Population Dynamics… 1,409 more words
9 hours, 37 minutes ago
I for one am glad the long form is back. Nope there is no more screwing around. We no longer have a gap in our Statistics Canada. 163 more words
15 hours, 31 minutes ago
Rakhine State population: Muslim and Buddisht
Myanmar’s official narrative and popular discourse of Muslim Population growth in Rakhine or Arakan is a LIE! Over the last 50 years, the Muslim and Buddhist population ratio in Rakhine remains stable.
18 hours, 7 minutes ago
It’s time to accept Judge Dredd in your heart!
“What happens if I don’t complete the census?
Those who refuse to complete the census could face a fine of up to $500 or up to three months in jail. 51 more words
1 day ago
Freshly weary from filing tax returns, Canadians face more paperwork: Statistics Canada has begun mailing out census letters.
No doubt, groans will be heard from coast to coast to coast, particularly in the one-in-four households randomly selected to fill out the long version. 418 more words
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That’s right, after years on the sidelines, the long-form census will once again be assigned to some Canadians this year.
Maybe you’ve forgotten the controversy… 418 more words
2 days, 7 hours ago
The Daily Buzz
Birth rates are falling dramatically for black and Hispanic teenagers, but they continue to be much higher than the birth rate for white teens. The Hispanic teen birth rate fell by half over about eight years, and the black teen birth rate dropped nearly that much. 345 more words
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