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Canadian Geospatial Data
Geography Products from Statistics Canada

2011 Census Geography Products

Previous Census Geography Files

Postal Code Conversion Files

Census of Agriculture Geography Files -Boundary files for the census of Agriculture available for download as well as online maps.

Health Statistics Geography files

Base Maps & Topographic

DMTI Spatial Products 

  • Street files 
  • Parks
  • Water
  • Census data and boundary information
  • Postal geography
  • Topographic maps
  • Points of Interest

NRCAN's GeoGratis:  Search and discover free maps and data

  • Digital Elevation Data
Thematic Data

Agriculture and Environment

Native Studies

  • Aboriginal Affairs and Northern Development Canada: Timelines and Maps - This series of maps illustrates the historical evolution of Canada through treaty-making between 1867 and 1999, focussing on the Numbered Treaties.
  • Indian and Northern Affairs Canada - GeoViewer : The GeoViewer is web based mapping tool that can be used to view, gather and query geographic information regarding INAC.

Socio-Economic and Business

  • Community Information Database : Free online resource for socio-economic and demographic data and information for all communities across Canada.
  • SimplyMap Canada - online mapping application for thematic mapping of Canadian demographic and business data. Must be used on campus. Quick reference guide can be found here.
Other Canadian GIS data