News in Review The Controversy Over the Census

News in Review The Controversy Over the Census

In late July, Stephen Harper’s Conservative government announced a big change to Canada’s census, saying that filling out a longer version of the questionnaire would no longer be mandatory. Many Canadians criticized the decision, claiming it would damage the census, but the government refused to back down. In this News in Review story, we’ll look at the census and the controversy.

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September 2010
Canada -- Statistics [LCSH] Canada -- Census -- Methodology [LCSH] Government questionnaires -- Canada [LCSH] Canada -- Census, 2011 [LCSH] Canada -- Population -- Statistics [LCSH] Social sciences [LCSH] Political science [LCSH]
Michael Serapio (Host), Margo McDiarmid (Journalist), Melanie Nagy (Journalist)
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