StatsCan is undertaking a strategic review to determine whether to make changes to the census geographic units – the census agglomerations and census metropolitan areas – for the 2016 Census. It is not clear what type of changes are being considered. The review’s objectives are explained here: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/93-600-x/2010000/object-eng.htm Phase one involves consultation with census data users. Input is requested from anyone who uses census data for research, policy, program delivery or other purposes. The input form is here: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/93-600-x/2010000/guide-eng.htm. For more info on how to participate, see: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/93-600-x/2010000/how-comment-eng.htm. The deadline for submissions is January 30, 2011.