Background Content: Government Commitments to Truth and Reconciliation

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September 21, 2022

Indigenous population hits 1.8M, growing at twice rate of non-Indigenous Canadians: 2021 census

New census reveals Indigenous children account for almost 54% of children in foster care CBC: The number of people identifying as Indigenous in Canada grew almost twice as fast as the non-Indigenous population and now stands at 1.8 million — about five per cent of the population — according to newly released census data. From...