Domesday File #2: NS poverty; highest in Canada

Domesday File: An occasional series inspired by the Domesday Book, the medieval survey of wealth and human resources  It is interesting to track media coverage when large amounts of data like this week’s Census report on families are released. For many people, what reporters and editors chose to highlight will be the extent of their exposure to the vast amount of information collected during last summer’s intelligence gathering exercise. Taking their cues from Statistics Canada on-line release, most of the national media went with what the agency suggested was news – the fact that as the Globe and Mail...

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