Dictionary, Census of Population, 2021
Location of residence one year ago

Release date: November 17, 2021Updated on: February 9, 2022


Location of residence one year ago refers to the person's usual place of residence one year prior to the reference day.

Statistical unit(s)


Reported in

2021 and 2016 (25% sample); 2011Footnote 1 (30% sample); 2006, 2001 and 1996 (20% sample).

Reported for

Population aged 1 year and over residing in Canada, in private households

Question number(s)

Derived variable: Question 31


Not applicable


Not applicable


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