This map forecasts the number of trick-or-treaters you can expect this year

Oct 30 2018, 4:24 pm

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The scariest part of Halloween night? Running out of candy for hungry trick-or-treaters.

Thanks to Census Mapper you can avoid this tragedy altogether with this handy Trick-or-Treat Onslaught Estimator. It has been put together using data collected in the 2016 census to trach just how many kids may be in your neighbourhood.

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This interactive Canada-wide map estimates the number of children of ‘prime trick-or-treat’ age per doorbell in various areas, aiming to give adults a heads up when it comes to the amount of candy they will need.

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Census Mapper/Calgary 2016 Census

The darker the section the more children living in the area, and the more likely you are to get an onslaught of costume-clad kids at your door.

It looks like the most spooktacular area for trick-or-treaters in Calgary is estimated to be in NE Calgary just north of McKnight Boulevard NE.

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Census Mapper/Calgary 2016 Census

Check out the stats in your neighbourhood and see if you need to make a last minute trip to stock up on candy – can’t say we didn’t warn you!

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