Tuesday, May 16, 2006 is Census Day!
"Count yourself in on Census Day" urges the Librarian and Archivist of Canada, Ian E. Wilson.
Canadians can choose whether to count themselves in this census, but they should in order to be a part of the historical record when the census is passed from Statistics Canada to the Library and Archives Canada in 2090, and which will be open to the public. Say "yes" to the question that asks "Does this person agree to make his/her 2006 Census Information available for public release in 2098 (92 years after the census).
If you want to read more about Wilson's word on the census, please go to <http://www.collectionscanada.ca/whats-new/013-256-e.html>.
If you wish to read an additional news story, go to <http://www.genealogytoday.com/roots/xweb.mv?xc=Display&xo=rescms&xn=-1&xr=950&xw=&xz=news.html>.
If you wish to read it from Statistics Canada's website, please go to <http://www22.statcan.ca/ccr_r000_e.htm>.
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