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Statistics & data: local, federal and international: Welcome

Need reliable statistics to support an argument or statement? This guide will introduce you to the most trustworthy and reliable sources, giving you the information you need for presentations and research reports.

Something to consider as you do your research

“Statistics are like bathing suits; what they show is interesting, but what they conceal is crucial.”

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BC Stats and Statistics Canada are major sources of online demographic & statistical data

 

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