Census of Canada highlights

The Office of Statistics and Information (OSI) publishes Alberta highlights of Statistics Canada’s Census program.

2016 Census of Canada highlights

The following PDF documents are available in the Open Government Portal:

2011 Census of Canada highlights

The following PDF documents are available in the Open Government Portal:

2011 National Household Survey highlights

Statistics Canada conducted the National Household Survey (NHS) for the first time in 2011. This voluntary, self-administered survey was introduced as a replacement for the long census questionnaire, more widely known as Census Form 2B. An NHS user guide is available.

The following PDF documents are available in the Open Government Portal:

2006 Census of Canada highlights

The 2006 Census of Canada page in the Open Government Portal includes links to the following PDF documents:

Alberta Provincial Electoral Divisions (PEDs) – 2011 profiles

Provincial Electoral Division (PEDs) are territorial units which:

  • have Electoral Boundaries defined by the Alberta Electoral Divisions Act, Chapter E-4.1, 2010
  • are represented by an elected Member to serve in the Alberta Provincial Legislative Assembly

The following PED profile documents provide detailed demographic and socio-economic information. Data has been specifically tabulated from the 2011 Census of Canada and National Household Survey. There is also an interactive map to see different characteristics of the population by PED.

Technical notes and definitions

We strongly recommend users download and refer to the Technical Notes and Definitions document.

Find your PED

Use the search tools available on the Elections Alberta website to find your PED.

PDF reports: PED summaries and individual profiles, tables and maps

Data files: PED summaries and individual data

PED interactive map

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Contact

Jennifer Hansen, Manager, Demography and Social Statistics
Office of Statistics and Information

Phone: 780-427-8811 Email: jennifer.hansen@gov.ab.ca

General OSI enquiries

Hours: 8:15 a.m. – 4:30 p.m. (Monday to Friday, closed from noon to 1 p.m. and statutory holidays)
Phone: 780-427-2071 
Toll-free in Alberta: 310-0000 before the phone number
Fax: 780-426-3951
Email:  osi.support@gov.ab.ca

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