The 2016 Census Results are in, and Haliburton County’s population has seen a 5.9 per cent increase between 2011 and 2016.

According to Statistics Canada, this is above provincial and national averages, which show a 4.6 per cent increase in Ontario, and a 5 per cent increase across Canada.

This is part of the 2016 Census’ population results released earlier this week.

More results from the census will be released in the coming months.