The first results were released by Statistics Canada on May 8 showing a picture of Canada based on the voluntary National Household Survey. This replaces the mandatory long-form census, which was cancelled in 2010. Due to the voluntary nature of the survey, some of the data may not be accurate.
Slated to be introduced in 2015, the new "expression of interest system" will give employers a key role in selecting future Canadians through job offers. Young protesters alternately marched and drove from Bloodvein and Hollow Water First Nation to attend a protest in Winnipeg Monday. GATINEAU, QC - JULY 1: Prince William, Duke of Cambridge and Catherine, Duchess of Cambridge visit the Canadian Museum of Civilisation to attend a citizenship ceremony, on July 1, 2011 in Gatineau, Canada. The newly married Royal Couple are on the second day of their first joint overseas tour. Ottawa is the start of a 12 day visit to North America which will take in some of the more remote areas of the country such as Prince Edward Island, Yellowknife and Calgary. The Royal couple will be joining millions of Canadians in taking part in today's Canada Day celebrations which mark Canada's 144th Birthday. (Photo by Arthur Edwards-Pool/Getty Images) The business manager of the Roman Catholic Episcopal Corporation of St. John's has pleaded guilty to defrauding the church. REGINA, SK - MAY 23: Prince Charles, Prince of Wales and Camilla, Duchess of Cornwall visit The First Nations University of Canada as part of The Queen's Diamond Jubilee on May 23, 2012 in Regina, Saskatchewan,Canada. (Photo by Frazer Harrison/Getty Images) Members of the Treaty 7 First Nations stage an Idle No More protest on 16th Avenue N.W.