Canadian seniors now outnumber children for 1st time.
For the first time, seniors outnumber children in Canada, as the population experienced its greatest increase in the proportion of older people since Confederation, according to the latest census data. Statistics Canada's 2016 census figures released Wednesday include demographic data related to age, gender and where Canadians live. There are now 5.9 million Canadian seniors, compared to 5.8 million Canadians 14 and under. http://www.cbc.ca/news/politics/2016-census-age-gender-1.4095360