2011 Census - Boundary files

There are two types of boundary files: cartographic and digital. Cartographic boundary files portray the geographic areas using only the major land mass of Canada and its coastal islands. Digital boundary files portray the full extent of the geographic areas, including the coastal water area.

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Boundary files (Select one file from the list below) More information

Boundary file
Geographic Area or Water Feature Cartographic Boundary File Digital Boundary File Water File

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© This data includes information copied with permission from Canada Post Corporation

Provinces/Territories ...
Federal Electoral Districts
(2003 Representation Order)
...
Economic Regions ...
Census Divisions ...
Census Agricultural Regions ...
Census Consolidated Subdivisions ...
Census Subdivisions ...
Census Metropolitan Areas and
Census Agglomerations
...
Census Tracts ...
Dissemination Areas ...
Dissemination Blocks ...
Designated Places ...
Population Centres ...
Population Ecumene ... ...
Agricultural Ecumene ... ...
Forward Sortation Areas © ...
Lakes and Rivers (polygons) ... ...
Rivers (lines) ... ...
Coastal Waters (polygons) ... ...

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1. Please note that this product can only be opened if you have software that can read these files installed on your computer. If you do not have such software, you can download software that can read these files. Alternatively, you can also convert these files to other formats that could be read by other software. These file formats may not be accessible by some devices.