OTTAWA, March 14, 2018 /CNW/ - Her Excellency the Right Honourable Julie Payette, Governor General of Canada, will celebrate the 100th anniversary of Statistics Canada at its headquarters in Ottawa on Friday, March 16, 2018, at 2:30 p.m. On this milestone anniversary, Her Excellency and Mr. Anil Arora, Chief Statistician of Canada, will deliver remarks to employees.
About Statistics Canada
One hundred years have passed since Statistics Canada was founded, initially known as the Dominion Bureau of Statistics. Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand our country—its population, resources, economy, society and culture. For more information, visit www.statcan.gc.ca.
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