A generational portrait of Canada’s aging population from the 2021 Census

Stats in brief: 98-200-X2021003


This Census in Brief article examines recent trends in the age structure of the Canadian population in 2021 from the angle of generations. It provides some insights on the size and growth of the different generations. This article also provides information on the distribution of generations by provinces and territories, census metropolitan areas, and downtown areas.

Issue Number: 2021003
Author(s): Bouchard-Santerre, Arnaud

Main Product: Census in Brief

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