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Find the latest information on religion from Statistics Canada, including tables and articles. This guide is a selection of key resources and is not a complete list of our collection on this topic. Please note that information about religion is only collected once every 10 years; recent data may not be available. Some of these resources may have been archived. This means that they have not been updated recently, but they are still the most recent information we have on this topic.

Tables on religion
Title Details
NHS Profile, 2011 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) table
Religion, Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration, Age Groups and Sex for the Population in Private Households 2011 National Household Survey (NHS) table
Population by religion, by province and territory (2001 Census)
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Summary table
Religions in Canada: Highlight Tables, 2001 Census Census table
Religion and Age Groups for Population Census table
Selected Cultural and Labour Force Characteristics, Selected Religions, Age Groups and Sex for Population 15 Years and Over Census table
Marriages, by religion of groom and religion of bride, opposite-sex marriages CANSIM table
Publications and articles on religion
Title Catalogue number
Canadians attend weekly religious services less than 20 years ago 89-630-X200800110650
Police-reported hate crime in Canada, 2011 85-002-X201300111822
Interreligious unions in Canada 11-008-X20060039478
Who's religious? 11-008-X20060019181
Pockets of belief: religious attendance patterns in Canada (PDF) 11-008-X20020046493
Religions in Canada, 2001 Census 96F0030XIE2001015
Religious groups in Canada (PDF) 85F0033MIE2001007
Patterns of religious attendance (PDF) 11-008-X20000035389

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