The call comes Wednesday after Statistics Canada reported prices rising by 4.7% in a year.
The StatsCan report said domestic violence rates fell overall from the onset of the pandemic in March 2020, including a drop in homicide rates committed by...
From fresh produce to meats, grocery stores nationwide have all experienced sharp price gains on monthly average costs.
Data showed the number of Canadians telecommuting peaked with early lockdown orders in the first weeks of the pandemic in April 2020.
“I agree we failed to live up to the high standards we set for ourselves on several fronts.” —CBC Calgary executive.
According to the agency, the average Canadian employee who was able to work remotely was university educated, typically part of a couple, and "salaried office jobs...
More than half of pandemic deaths were among people older than 85, said StatsCan.
As provincial public health measures and lockdowns ramped up in the fall, the number of excess deaths exceeds the number of deaths directly due to COVID-19.