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Title: Census of Population, 1996 [Canada]: Profile Series by Census Metropolitan Area      
dateReleased:
02-29-2012
downloadURL: http://hdl.handle.net/1902.5/CEN_93F0020_E_1996-CMA
ID:
hdl:1902.5/CEN_93F0020_E_1996-CMA
description:
A census metropolitan area (CMA) is a very large urban area (know as the urban core) together with adjacent urban and rural areas that have a high degree of social and economic integration with the urban core. A CMA has an urban core population of at least 100,000 based on the previous census. A census agglomeration (CA) is a large urban area together with adjacent urban and rural areas that have a high degree of social and economic integration with the urban core. A CA has an urban core population of at least 10,000 based on the previous census. The area profile series gives a statistical overview of a region, presenting most of the census variables, univariately, for the following levels of geography: Canada, Provinces, Territories, Census Divisions, Census Subdivisions, Census Metropolitan Areas, Census Agglomerations, Census Tracts, Federal Electoral Districts, Enumeration Areas and Forward Sortation Areas. The profile series consists of data based on a 20% sample except for age,sex, and marital status w hich are obtained on a 100% basis. Census variables include: Age,sex, marital status and common-law status, Structural type of dwelling and household size, Immigration, citizenship and languages known, Aboriginal origins, ethnic origins and visible minorities, Labour market and household activities, place of work and mode of transportation, Education,mobility and migration, Individual and family income, Family, dwellings and household information.
description:
Statistics Canada, 2012, "Census of Population, 1996 [Canada]: Profile Series by Census Metropolitan Area"
name:
Statistics Canada
homePage: http://www.harvard.edu/
name:
Harvard University
ID:
SCR:011273
abbreviation:
DataVerse
homePage: http://thedata.org/
name:
Dataverse Network Project
ID:
SCR:001997