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Statistics & Data

Statistical and data information resources available at Saint Mary's University, including Statistics Canada, business and international sources

Statistics Canada - Key Resources

Statistics Canada (Webpage, home)

Canada's national statistical office, providing key information on Canada's economy, society and environment.

Stay on top of Canada's statistical news throughout the day!

  • Data  (Interactive Data Tables)

Use CANSIM to view time series tables on a wide variety of socio-economic topics. Tables can be altered by adding/removing different data dimensions (e.g., geography, sex, age group). Data in tables can be downloaded as Excel-compatible CSV files.

First time looking for data from Statistics Canada? Please start from here: Statistics Canada - Quick Guide

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  • Bookmark and quickly access your favourite articles, reports, data tables, indicators, and more.
  • Receive email notifications on our latest data releases.
  • Participate in online discussions on the StatCan Blog, Chat with an expert and Question of the month.