Downloadable Data2016 Federal Economic Region - Alberta
The Economic Region Boundary Files portray the economic region boundaries for which census data are disseminated. An economic region is a grouping of complete census divisions (with an exception in Ontario) created as a standard geographic unit for analysis of regional economic activity.
Downloadable Data2011 Federal Economic Region - Alberta
Economic region is a grouping of complete census divisions (CDs) created as a standard geographic unit for analysis of regional economic activity.
Downloadable Data2016 Federal Dissemination Area - Alberta
The Dissemination Area Boundary Files portray the dissemination area boundaries for which census data are disseminated. A dissemination area is a small area composed of one or more neighboring blocks.
Downloadable Data2011 Federal Dissemination Area - Alberta
Dissemination areas are small areas composed of one or more neighbouring dissemination blocks, with a population of 400 to 700 persons. All of Canada is divided into dissemination areas.
Downloadable Data2016 Federal Census Tract - Alberta
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.
Downloadable Data2011 Federal Census Tract - Alberta
Census tract is a small area that is relatively stable. Census tracts usually have a population between 2,500 and 8,000 persons. They are located in census metropolitan areas and in census agglomerations that have a core population of 50,000 or more.
Downloadable Data2016 Federal Census Subdivision - Alberta
The Census Subdivision Boundary Files portray the census subdivision boundaries for which census data are disseminated. A census subdivision is a municipality or an area treated as equivalent to a municipality for statistical purposes (for example, Indian reserves and unorganized territories). Municipal status is defined by laws in effect in each province and territory in Canada.
Downloadable Data2011 Federal Census Subdivision - Alberta
Census subdivision is a municipality or an area that is deemed to be equivalent to a municipality for statistical reporting purposes (e.g., as an Indian reserve or an unorganized territory). Municipal status is defined by laws in effect in each province and territory in Canada.
Downloadable Data2016 Federal Census Metropolitan Area and Census Agglomeration - Alberta
The Census Metropolitan Area and Census Agglomeration Boundary Files portray the boundaries of the census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations for which census data are disseminated. Census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations consist of one or more adjacent municipalities (census subdivisions) around a core.
Downloadable Data2011 Federal Census Metropolitan Area and Census Agglomeration - Alberta
Census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations are areas consisting of one or more neighbouring municipalities situated around a core. A census metropolitan area must have a total population of at least 100,000 of which 50,000 or more live in the core. A census agglomeration must have a core population of at least 10,000.