Statistics Canada
Canadian statistics, reports and analysis on a wide range of topics. For help please see Statistics Canada’s Finding and Using Statistics guide. Public access.

Census @ Statistics Canada
Censuses 1996, 2001, 2006, 2011 and 2016 including Health and Community Profiles. Public access.

Canadian Census Analzer @ CHASS

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.

2011 National Household Survey

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.

Statistics Canada data from selected data from Census and socioeconomic surveys that can be displayed in simple tables or maps. For more information please see About CANSIM. Public access.

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 – 1665-1871

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.