General Information
File Identifier: 44582D7D-8F1F-4707-8A2E-4318C414D2A7
Metadata Date Stamp: 2017-06-09
Organization: Treasury Board and Finance, Government of Alberta
Organization Role: publisher
Identification Information
Title: 2016 Federal Census Tract - Alberta
Dataset Publication Date: 2016-11-01
Abstract: The Census Tract Boundary Files portray the census tract boundaries for which census data are disseminated. Census tracts are small, relatively stable geographic areas that usually have a population less than 10,000 as per the previous census. They are located in census metropolitan areas and in census agglomerations with a core population of 50,000 or more in the previous census.
Hierarchy Level: Dataset
Data Type: Vector
Use Limitation Distribution Liability: Under the terms of the Open Government Licence - Alberta, the Information is licensed as is, and the Information Provider excludes all representations, warranties, obligations, and liabilities, whether express or implied, to the maximum extent permitted by law. The Information Provider is not liable for any errors or omissions in the Information, and will not under any circumstances be liable for any direct, indirect, special, incidental, consequential, or other loss, injury or damage caused by its use or otherwise arising in connection with this licence or the Information, even if specifically advised of the possibility of such loss, injury or damage.
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User Note Unrestricted under GOA Security Classification
Classification unclassified
Classification System Government of Alberta Security Classification System
Handling Description
Data Theme
Theme Topics: boundaries, society
Reference System Information
Reference System URN: 3400
Reference System Organization ID: EPSG
Spatial Domain
West Bounding Longitude: -119.526147
South Bounding Latitude: 48.971748
East Bounding Longitude: -108.457336
North Bounding Latitude: 60.094657
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Data Quality Information
Scope (quality information applies to): Dataset
Data History: Adapted from Statistics Canada, 2016 Census - Boundary files. This does not constitute an endorsement by Statistics Canada of this product.
Contact Information
Organization: Treasury Board and Finance, Government of Alberta
Contact Position: Manager, Geospatial Statistics
Address: Federal Building, Eighth Floor, 9820 - 107 Street
City: Edmonton
State: Alberta
Postal Code: T5K 1E7
Distribution Information
Format Name: Shapefile
Format Version: ArcMap 10.3.1
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