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Statistics Canada is delighted to invite you to our free upcoming webinars and workshops.
Please note: Advanced registration is required. We ask that you please register early, spaces are limited for the workshops. If a session becomes full and you would like to attend a future session, please email us at
See below for more information:
Workshop: How to Use Census Data
Conducted every five years, the Census of Population is the most comprehensive source of data on the demographic, social and economic characteristics of Canadians.
The Census workshop is designed for those new to working with Census data or those who want to further develop their abilities in regards to working with Census concepts, methodology, geography and analysis.
The workshop material will explore the depth and breadth of data available and enhance participants’ ability to use the 2021 Census resources effectively.
During this workshop, you will:
  • Review methodology and questionnaire content
  • Explore Census Geographies
  • Understand Census concepts and variables
  • Learn how to use Census Program website tools
  • Learn how to find and use Census data on the Statistics Canada website
This online workshop will be delivered over a two-day period.  A full list of dates and times/time zones can be found in the registration links below.
Intended Target Audience:
This is an introductory workshop; it may be too basic for advanced data users.
Languages, Dates, Times, and Registration Links
English Workshops
Central Region:
Western Region:
French Workshops
Eastern & Central Region:
Joining a webinar is really simple, using Microsoft Teams. All you need is a PC, Mac, iPad, iPhone or Android device. You can also join by telephone only. We recommend that you join the session at least 5 minutes before the scheduled starting time.
Recommendation: Prior to the session, download the Microsoft Teams application on your computer for a better user experience.
Statistics Canada strives to accommodate and make our services accessible to all people. If you have any accessibility requirements, please let us know when you register for a session.
These sessions are offered by the Data Service Centre. Some of the services we offer include:
  • assisting data users with simple and complex data requests;
  • offering standard and customized workshops for data users of different levels of expertise;
  • engaging in outreach activities through webinars, newsletters and presentations.