Census Economic Regions (All Years)
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Data and Resources
A dataset of select StatsCan geographic boundaries and associated census profiles.
The geographic area boundaries, names, codes, and the relationships among the various geographic levels are found on Statistics Canada?s Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI). These data for administrative areas are updated using information from provincial and territorial sources. These data for statistical areas are updated using the results of the previous census, as well as input from users.
|Name||BC Stats (pointOfContact)|
|Organization||Ministry of Jobs, Trade and Technology|
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|Who can download this dataset?||Public|
|Record Last Modified||2019-05-03|
Object Name: WHSE_HUMAN_CULTURAL_ECONOMIC.CEN_ECONOMIC_REGIONS_SP
Short Name: CNCNMCRGNS
Comments: The 2006 Economic Region Boundary Files contain the boundaries of the 8 economic regions for British columbia.
|Column Name||Short Name||Data Type||Data Precision||Comments|
|CENSUS_YEAR||CNSSR||NUMBER||4||CENSUS YEAR is the year the national census in Canada was conducted, e.g., 2006, 2011. This is done every five years by Statistics Canada.|
|ECONOMIC_REGION_ID||EC_REG_ID||VARCHAR2||4||ECONOMIC REGION ID uniquely identifies an economic region (composed of the 2-digit province/territory code and the 2-digit economic region code).|
|ECONOMIC_REGION_NAME||EC_REG_NA||VARCHAR2||100||ECONOMIC REGION NAME contains the economic region name.|
|GEOMETRY||GEOMETRY||SDO_GEOMETRY||1||GEOMETRY is the column used to reference the spatial coordinates defining the feature.|
|FEATURE_AREA_SQM||NUMBER||19||FEATURE_AREA_SQM is the system calculated area of a two-dimensional polygon in square meters|
|FEATURE_LENGTH_M||NUMBER||19||FEATURE_LENGTH_M is the system calculated length or perimeter of a geometry in meters|