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  Encyclopedia: Canada 2001 Census
The Canada 2001 Census was a detailed enumeration of the Canadian population.
From 1996 to 2001, the nation's population concentrated further in four broad urban regions: the extended Golden Horseshoe in southern Ontario; Montréal and environs; British Columbia's Lower Mainland and southern Vancouver Island; and the Calgary-Edmonton corridor.
Elections Canada is the non-partisan agency of the Government of Canada responsible for the conduct of federal elections and referendums.
www.nationmaster.com /encyclopedia/Canada-2001-Census   (2209 words)

  
 2. The Dominion of Canada. 2001. The Encyclopedia of World History
In 1931 Canada broke its ties to imperial Great Britain and gained an independent place in the new commonwealth.
The emergence of Canada as a significant world power during these years, however, was fraught with difficulties.
Message of Canada to the mother country: “If unhappily war should ensue, the Canadian people will be united…to maintain the honor of the empire” (Aug. 2).
www.bartleby.com /67/2217.html   (290 words)

  
 Antisemitism Worldwide 2001/2 - Canada
Canada is one of the fastest growing communities of the Jewish Diaspora, with the fifth largest Jewish population in the world.
Canada’s Jewish population in 2001 was estimated at 364,000 out of a total population of 31 million.
Across Canada, 35 percent of all antisemitic incidents were reported in the wake of 11 September, 20 percent in the immediate aftermath and close to an additional 15 percent in October.
www.tau.ac.il /Anti-Semitism/asw2001-2/canada.htm   (3582 words)

  
 2001 - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
By strict interpretation of the Gregorian Calendar, 2001 is also the first year of the 21st century and the 3rd millennium.
September 18 - The 2001 anthrax attacks commence as anthrax letters are mailed from Princeton, New Jersey to ABC News, CBS News, NBC News, the New York Post, and the National Enquirer.
October 9 - The 2001 anthrax attacks continue as anthrax letters are mailed from Princeton, New Jersey to Senators Tom Daschle of South Dakota and Patrick Leahy of Vermont.
en.wikipedia.org /wiki/2001   (3857 words)

  
 Canada 2001 Census -- Facts, Info, and Encyclopedia article   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The Canada 2001 Census was a detailed enumeration of the (A river rising in northeastern New Mexico and flowing eastward across the Texas panhandle to become a tributary of the Arkansas River in Oklahoma) Canadian population.
(One of the three prairie provinces in western Canada; rich in oil and natural gas and minerals) Alberta's population soared 10.3%, (A prosperous and industrialized province in central Canada) Ontario gained 6.1% and (A province in western Canada) British Columbia, 4.9%.
The population of (A Canadian province on the island of Newfoundland and on the mainland along the coast of the Labrador Sea; became Canada's 10th province in 1949) Newfoundland and Labrador declined for the second consecutive census period.
www.absoluteastronomy.com /encyclopedia/c/ca/canada_2001_census.htm   (1498 words)

  
 Annual Report to Parliament 2001-2002 - Privacy Commissioner of Canada
Unless the Government of Canada is quickly dissuaded from its present course by Parliamentary action and public insistence, we are on a path that may well lead to the permanent loss not only of privacy rights that we take for granted but also of important elements of freedom as we now know it.
In Canada, it is well established that we are not required to identify ourselves to police unless we are being arrested or we are carrying out a licensed activity such as driving.
Canada has, over the course of its history, developed a very healthy balance between the powers of the state and the rights of the individual.
www.privcom.gc.ca /information/ar/02_04_10_e.asp   (7469 words)

  
 Countdown to the 2005 APEC Summit
Canada is an important player on the APEC Counter-Terrorism Task Force (CTTF), where APEC members share their experiences and present their counter-terrorism capacity building needs.
Canada is at the forefront of APEC's activities to help developing economies participate fully in WTO negotiations, including identifying their interests beforehand and implementing agreements afterwards.
Canada's focus this year has been on ensuring the implementation of APEC's ambitious past commitments in these areas, including the APEC Trade Facilitation Action Plan, the APEC Transparency Standards, and the APEC Anti-Corruption Plan of Action.
www.dfait-maeci.gc.ca /canada-apec/menu-en.asp   (852 words)

  
 air article Jan29 2001
In Canada the lack of transparency is even more problematic due to the presence of a market-dominant airline.
Post merger, Air Canada, has attempted to mollify critics by pointing to its numerous advertised seat sales and its announcements of fare reductions as proof of their competitive commitments.
With this in mind, it should be remembered that the December reductions had taken place after Air Canada announced on February 10, 2000 that it would cut capacity on domestic routes by 15% in the summer of 2000.
www.piac.ca /air_article_jan29_2001.htm   (835 words)

  
 Canada's Performance 2001 - Part 2 of 3
Canada is better positioned than at any time in the past three decades to seize the opportunities of the new economy.
Canada, like the U.S., is distinctive in having a high degree of variation in the distribution of literacy skills, with large numbers of people at both the lowest and highest levels of literacy.
Canada's infant mortality rate decreased from 134 infant deaths per 1,000 live births in 1901 to 5.5 deaths per 1,000 live births in 1997 (The Daily, Statistics Canada, March 31, 2000).
www.tbs-sct.gc.ca /report/govrev/01/cp-rc1_e.asp   (7491 words)

  
 The Daily, Monday, November 17, 2003. Canada's retirement income programs
The financial reserves in Canada's principal retirement programs increased substantially during the 1990s, although accumulation in the biggest program has leveled off since the turn of the century, according to a new long-term look at pensions.
From 1991 to 2001, the RPP membership in the private sector grew 6.7% compared with a 1.3% decline in the public sector.
In 2001, the total RRSP room available to taxfilers aged 25 to 64 reached $284.9 billion, a six-fold increase from 1991.
www.statcan.ca /Daily/English/031117/d031117a.htm   (977 words)

  
 Census of Canada: Census of Population, Census of Agriculture
Census of Canada: Census of Population, Census of Agriculture
2001 Census Technical Report on Sampling and Weighting
2001 Census User Guide: Schooling and Major Field of Study
www12.statcan.ca /english/census01/home/index.cfm   (67 words)

  
 2001 Report of the Auditor General of Canada - December - Chapter 13 - Other Audit Observations
The January 2001 payment was one of four installments of the GSTC that recipients applied for when filing their 1999 income tax returns.
In October 2000, we reported that the Government of Canada had not requested—and accordingly Parliament had not provided—clear and explicit authority for the creation and operation of an urban park.
The government receives payment on the promissory notes on whichever date is earlier, their maturity date (two months to eleven years) or the date on which net proceeds become available from the corporation's sale of the properties for which the notes were issued.
www.oag-bvg.gc.ca /domino/reports.nsf/html/0113ce.html   (4903 words)

  
 National Occupational Classification 2001 - Welcome   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The NOC 2001 provides a standardized framework for organizing the world of work in a manageable, understandable and coherent system and has been successfully implemented in a number of major applications over the past decade.
It is based on extensive occupational research, analysis and consultation conducted across the country, reflecting the changes in the Canadian labour market.
It reflects the revisions made to the classification system and should be used in conjunction with NOC 2001.
www23.hrdc-drhc.gc.ca /2001/e/generic/welcome.shtml   (222 words)

  
 babble: Bibi's Montreal speech cancelled by protest
Canada as far as I recall is still a democracy with freedom of speech.
I also believe that bigots/facists/'nazis/racists who it can be proven have violated Canada's hate laws should not be permitted in the country (if tney are coming here to give a talk..IE Farrakan)nor should neo-Nazi or governmnet identified terrorist groups be permitted to speak in publicly funded places.
Demonstrators allege they are simply demanding enforcement of hate crimes legislation to which Canada is a signatory (I don't believe the US is...).
www.rabble.ca /babble/ultimatebb.php?ubb=get_topic&f=2&t=002131   (6572 words)

  
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En su reunión matutina del 2 de octubre de 2001, la Mesa examinó las disposiciones para tratar de los temas del plan de trabajo del CIPC que se examinaban por primera vez, así como el tema 4.8.5 sobre cumplimiento.
En su primera reunión, celebrada el 2 de octubre de 2001, el Grupo de Trabajo II acordó establecer un grupo de contacto de composición abierta, que la representante de Namibia, Sra.
En sus reuniones quinta y sexta, celebradas el 4 de octubre de 2001, el Grupo de Trabajo examinó un texto del Presidente revisado, que contenía un proyecto de recomendación del CIPC a la primera reunión de la Conferencia de las Partes que actúe como reunión de las Partes en el protocolo.
www.biodiv.org /doc/meetings/cop/cop-06/official/cop-06-08-add2-es.doc   (11430 words)

  
 2001 Canada-China Math Congress   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This initiative builds on the success of the first Canada-China 3x3 Congress held at Tsinghua University in August 1999, and is aimed at developing further the collaborative research effort between the two countries.
It is sponsored by The 3 X 3 Canada-China initiative, the Centre de Recherches Mathématiques, the Fields Institute for the Mathematical Sciences, the Pacific Institute for the Mathematical Sciences and the MITACS Network of Centres of Excellence.
actual meeting but also to support the local and travel expenses within Canada of selected Chinese mathematical scientists who are planning extended visits to Canadian Universities around the dates of the Congress.
www.pims.math.ca /science/2001/canada-china   (254 words)

  
 Canada Prospects
As it has for a decade, Canada Prospects delivers the information, insight and guidance that helps Canadians make informed choices for their career.
They are central to Canada Prospects now and for years to come.
One of the most powerful aspects of Canada Prospects is the process which creates it, with a national team volunteering from all sectors of the career development community.
www.careerccc.org /products/cp_01/home_e.cfm?yearid=8§ionid=0&art_number=0   (322 words)

  
 davezilla.com > current: July 18, 2001: "I don’t care!"
Being as Detroit is so close to Canada, I told her we had to go to Windsor.
If you’ve ever gone to Canada, you’ll know that they are pretty used to Americans crossing to hit the bars.
The last time I tried to go to Canada, or should I say, my relatives tried to smuggle me into Canada without a canadian visa, the conversation I had with the immigration officer was a lot less apathetic and more threatening than that.
www.davezilla.com /archives/00000208.html   (607 words)

  
 2001 Western Canada Swing   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
The inaugural trials were held in June of 2001 and were sufficiently successful that they're going to do it again 2002.
The people are friendly and the exchange rate is attractive -- the American $ goes a long way in Canada.
The 2001 trials featured both local GP qualifiers and Steeple Chases.
www.columbiaagility.org /Past_Trials/canada01.htm   (337 words)

  
 MichPSC - Summer 2002 Energy Appraisal - Oil Imports
The U.S. imported 54 percent of its petroleum supply in 2001.
Canada, Saudi Arabia, and Venezuela are the top three sources of oil imports.
During 2001, about 48 percent of U.S. crude oil imports came from the Western Hemisphere (19 percent from South America, 15 percent from Mexico, and 14 percent from Canada), while 30 percent came from the Persian Gulf region (18 percent from Saudi Arabia, 9 percent from Iraq, and 3 percent from Kuwait).
www.cis.state.mi.us /mpsc/reports/energy/02summer/oilimports.htm   (276 words)

  
 Pedestrian Fatalities and Injuries, 1988-1997   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This document presents pedestrian fatalities and injuries resulting from collisions with motor vehicles on a roadway.
Fatalities and injuries in 1997 were at their lowest level during the 10-year period.
On average, 1 pedestrian fatality and 39 injuries occurred each day in Canada.
www.tc.gc.ca /roadsafety/tp2436/rs200101/en/menu.htm   (557 words)

  
 Helge Ingstad 1899 - 2001   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
He lived as a trapper in Canada for 4 years in the late 1920s and wrote the best selling book The Land of Feast and Famine about his adventures in the Northwest Territories.
In 1961 the couple found that L'Anse aux Meadows, Newfoundland met the description of Vinland, and it wasn't long before the archaeology turned up conclusive evidence in the shape of a soapstone spindle-whorl, a Viking ring pin and the remains of a dozen Viking buildings.
He passed away on the 28th of March 2001 at the age of 101 years old.
www.canadiannordicsociety.com /Helge_Ingstad.html   (586 words)

  
 National Occupational Classification 2001
Developed in co-operation with Statistics Canada, NOC 2001 is the standard framework for collecting and analyzing labour market information.
The new skills required in Canada's knowledge-based economy are reflected throughout the NOC 2001.
NOC 2001 is an indispensable tool for those who use labour market information, plan human resources, conduct labour market research and analysis, assist with career planning and vocational rehabilitation, and provide career information services.
www.fedpubs.com /subject/career/noc.htm   (304 words)

  
 2001 in Canada
See also: 2000 in Canada, other events of 2001, 2002 in Canada and the list of 'years in Canada'.
September 11 - Canada closes its border with the United States in the aftermath of the September 11 Terrorist Attacks in the United States.
All commercial airplanes flying over the United States are diverted to Canadian airports and passengers are welcomed to stay in Canada (some invited into strangers homes) until they are allowed back into the U.S
www.brainyencyclopedia.com /encyclopedia/2/20/2001_in_canada.html   (565 words)

  
 Previous-year tax packages - 2001
In the list below, click on the province or territory in which you resided on December 31, 2001.
If you were a deemed resident or non-resident of Canada in 2001, click on "Non-residents of Canada" at the end of the list below.
Besides the 2001 tax package, you can get returns for other years.
www.ccra-adrc.gc.ca /formspubs/prioryear/t1/2001/menu-e.html   (81 words)

  
 LSS Stovyklos 2001
Lithuanian Scouts have a rich tradition of summer camping in the United States and Canada.
In 2001, scouts are participating in Regional camps in "Rambynas" on the West Coast, "Rakas" and "Dainava" in the Midwest, "Romuva" in Canada and at Camp Resolute in the Atlantic Region.
August 5 - 18, 2001 in the Canada region scout camp, "Romuva"
www.lithuanian-american.org /vaiku/lss2001.htm   (118 words)

  
 detroitstick.com - 2001 Western Canada Stick Seminar
The 2001 Western Canada Stick Seminar is now officially over and I have to say that it exceeded all of my expectations.
The seminar was held at the Academy of Performing Arts located over top of the World of Music in Kamloops, British Columbia.
He's got a ton of experience playing covers and a few originals in bars all over Canada and his comfort out on stage was real apparent.
www.poorman.ws /detroitstick/words/events/kamloops2001   (3334 words)

  
 A National Overview: 2001 Census   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
This publication provides population and dwelling counts collected from the 2001 Census of Canada.
The levels of geography covered are Canada, provinces and territories, and other geographic areas including census subdivisions (municipalities), census metropolitan areas (cities) and census agglomerations.
Geographic boundaries are those in effect on January 1, 2001.
www.fedpubs.com /subject/demog/natov.htm   (353 words)

  
 2001 in Canada   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
All commercial airplanes flying over the United States are diverted to Canadian airports and passengers are welcomed to stay Canada (some invited into strangers homes) until are allowed back into the U.S. October 7 - the 2001 Attack on Afghanistan begins.
The Revenue Performance of Leading IT Firms in Canada in 2001
Ski America and Canada: Top Winter Resorts in the U.S.A. and Canada (Ski America and Canada, 2001)
www.freeglossary.com /2001_in_Canada   (767 words)

  
 2001 Canada-China Math Congress   (Site not responding. Last check: 2007-10-21)
We have appointed Air Canada as the co-official airline of the 2001 Canada-China Math Congress in Vancouver on August 20-23.
Simply contact Air Canada's North America toll free number at 1 800-361-7585 or local number 514-393-9494 or your travel agent and take advantage of Special Discounted Airfares.
The PIMS Main Office is located at 1933 West Mall on the University of British Columbia (UBC) campus in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
www.pims.math.ca /science/2001/canada-china/travel.html   (163 words)

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