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From: Gordon A. Watts [mailto:gordon_watts@...
Sent: Friday, April 21, 2006 12:42 PM
Subject: [CCC] Census 2006 -- Questions and reasons asked
For those who have any concerns about what will be asked on the upcoming
Census, the questions to be asked, and the reasons they are being asked, are
available on the Statistics Canada website available at
Information provided here is for the long form only, and there are 53
questions. There are only 8 questions on the short form -- these include
questions 1 through 6, question 16, and question 53 as shown for the long
Ensure your place in the history of Canada. On Census Day 16 May 2006,
answer YES to allow your information to be made available to your
descendants in 2098. Ask everyone you know to do so as well.
Gordon A. Watts gordon_watts@...
Co-chair, Canada Census Committee
Port Coquitlam, British Columbia
Read my column, 'Gordon Watts Reports' at