Category Archives: Data Insights

Data Insights – 2016 Census Release on Education

Halton Region residents continue to be the most highly educated in Canada.  The recently released Statistics Canada Census figures on educational attainment report that 75% of Halton residents over the age of 25 hold a post-secondary degree or diploma – … Continue reading

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Data Insights – 2016 Census Release on Immigration

Recently released 2016 Census figures show that there is an increasingly diverse ethnic portrait emerging within Halton communities. Halton welcomed 20,480 new immigrants from 2011 to 2016 who landed in Canada on, or prior to May 10, 2016. New immigrants … Continue reading

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Data Insights – 2016 Census Release on Income

Statistics Canada recent census release indicates strong growth in income levels across Halton since 2010, with the median household income increasing 12 per cent from $91,955 to $103,009 – a total increase of $11,054. The rate of income growth is … Continue reading

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Data Insights – Halton’s Q2 Economic Performance

Halton Region Economic Development issues a quarterly report that provides a snapshot of Halton’s economic performance with respect to development, labour force, and real estate markets. Sign-up here to receive the quarterly report in your inbox! Economic growth in 2017 … Continue reading

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Working to keep our local economy strong to ensure that Halton remains one of the best places to do business in Canada.

Now through the end of September, Halton is conducting two surveys to collect up to date information about the state of Halton’s business climate and industry. The Halton Business Conditions Survey asks local executives to provide information about current business … Continue reading

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Data Insights – Halton exporters forecast strong growth

Nearly one in three Halton businesses exported products or services last year. Of these, 64% exported products, 21% exported services, and 15% exported both. Given Halton Region’s strategic location and proximity to major transportation corridors and the United States market … Continue reading

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Data Insights – Halton’s Q1 Economic Performance

Halton Region Economic Development issues a quarterly report that provides a snapshot of Halton’s economic performance with respect to development, labour force, and real estate markets. Sign-up here to receive the quarterly report in your inbox! Highlights from Halton’s economy … Continue reading

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