BigCityLib Strikes Back: National Housing Survey: News From The Senate

In yesterday’s QP, Leader of the Government Marjory  LeBreton admits that the voluntary NHS with replaced Stats Canad’s mandatory long form census survey requires improvement, and suggests a possible way forward: This was the first time, honourable senators, that there has been a voluntary long-form census. Clearly, there are some areas that require improvement and, ...

BigCityLib Strikes Back: Fool Me Once, Shame On You; Fool Me Twice, And I Must be Lorne Gunter

The latest tranche  of census information, like the material released back in February, is from the still mandatory short form.  It is the long form that was compromised by the government’s decision.  Lorne Gunter, who also covers the global warming controversy and would, you would think, possess at least a single smidgen of  statistical knowledge, still cannot tell the ...