Facts and Stats

Census of Population

A central function of the Durham Region Planning and Economic Development Department is the collection and analysis of key demographic data in support of on-going planning initiatives. A primary source of demographic data is the Census of Population, which is conducted every five years by Statistics Canada. The results of the most recent Census (2011) will be summarized and profiled in FACTS bulletins as the information becomes available.

2016 Census

The most recent Census Program took place in May of 2016. Statistics Canada will begin to release data for population and dwelling counts on February 8, 2017. Subsequently, other datasets related to the 2016 Census will be released throughout the year, with the final dataset scheduled to be delivered on November 29, 2017.

2011 Census Links

2011 FACTS Bulletins

2006 Census Tables/Charts

2006 FACTS Bulletins

2001 Census Tables/Charts

2001 FACTS Bulletins