Statistics Canada Maps
Published Tuesday, March 28, 2006 by CCAer | E-mail this post
, the section of the government of Canada that keeps track of nationally significant statistics from population numbers to the health and activity of the economy, has a number of thematic and reference maps
available on its site.Reference maps
include maps of the various census divisions and subdivisions and disssemation areas - the mutli-block areas that Census Canada uses to conduct its census. Each of these maps comes complete with community and street names where appropriate. Maps are available in pdf format.
The thematic map collection
contains colourful maps of several of the larger cities on such themes as populatyion change, household income and nighttime population. These maps are also available in pdf format.
Some Statistics Canada boundary files are available for download from Geogratis
Also available on the site is an interactive map tool
that allows users to query by city, town or street.