Census @ Statistics Canada
Censuses 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 and 2016 including Health and Community Profiles. Public access.
1961 – 2011 Census Profile Tables with Census geography for Canada, provinces/territories, federal electoral districts, census divisions, census subdivions, census tracts and dissemination areas. Ryerson faculty, staff and students only.
The 2011 NHS replaced the 2006 long-form census. Releases of the NHS will include statistics on aboriginal peoples, language, education, place of birth, ethnic origin, visible minorities, religion, immigration and citizenship, income and earnings, housing, shelter costs, labour, mobility and migration, and place of work and commuting.
CANSIM @ CHASS
The most detailed statistical source for Canadian social and economic data. Same data as CANSIM above with some additional options for subsetting and visualizing data. Ryerson faculty, staff and students only.
Canada Year Book
Statistical overview of Canada with tables, charts and analytical articles from 1867 – 2011. Public access.
Historical Statistics of Canada
Canadian social, economic statistics from 1867 to the 1970s. Public access.
Censuses of Canada contain 343 tables on the social and economic conditions in Canada from the earliest settlements to 1871. Requires Beyond 2020 software to view which can be downloaded here.