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The analysis of this publication was prepared by Patrick Charbonneau and Geneviève Caron from the Demographic Estimates Section of Statistics Canada’s Demography Division. The authors would like to thank the following persons for their valuable comments: André Lebel, Hubert Denis and Marc Lachance. Finally, without the support and expertise of the following persons, the achievement of this publication would not have been possible: Stéphane Mongeau, Sylvie DeBlois, Gordon Song, Marc Trudel and Phillip Ross.

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February 2015

Catalogue no. 91-214-X

Frequency: annual

ISSN 1920-8154


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