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Census of population data tables, 1991 and 1996 censuses

Released: 2019-05-29

Additional 1991 and 1996 Census of Population data tables are now available through "Census Datasets".

These historical data tables were previously available in a variety of formats including print, diskette and CD-ROM. The tables cover a range of topics, including age and sex, education, income, families and households.

The tables cover a variety of geographic levels, including Canada, the provinces and territories, as well as census metropolitan areas, census subdivisions and other higher and lower levels of geography.

"Census Datasets" is a multi-census-year data portal providing users with streamlined access to selected datasets from the 1991 to 2016 censuses, as well as the 2011 National Household Survey.


The 1991 and 1996 Census of Population data tables are now available online.

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