Dictionary, Census of Population, 2016
Complete A to Z index

Release date: November 16, 2016 Updated on: February 8, 2017

Adefinitions Bdefinitions Cdefinitions Ddefinitions Edefinitions Fdefinitions Gdefinitions Ldefinitions Mdefinitions Ndefinitions Pdefinitions Rdefinitions Sdefinitions Tdefinitions Udefinitions

A

Adjusted counts
Aggregate dissemination area (ADA)

B

Blockface

C

Cartographic boundary files (CBFs)
Census agglomeration (CA)
Census agricultural region (CAR)
Census consolidated subdivision (CCS)
Census division (CD)
Census metropolitan area (CMA) and census agglomeration (CA)
Census metropolitan influenced zone (MIZ)
Census subdivision – previous census
Census subdivision (CSD)
Census tract (CT)
Coordinate system
Core, fringe and rural area

D

Datum
Designated place (DPL)
Digital boundary files (DBFs)
Dissemination area (DA)
Dissemination block (DB)
Dwelling

E

Economic region (ER)
Ecumene

F

Federal electoral district (FED)
Forward sortation area (FSA)©

G

Geocoding
Geographic code
Geographic reference date
Geographical region of Canada

H

I

Introduction to the geography universe

J

K

L

Land area

M

Map projection
Marginal dwelling occupied by usual residents

N

National Geographic Database (NGD)

O

P

Person
Place name (PN)
Population centre (POPCTR)
Population density
Postal codeOM
Private dwelling
Private dwelling occupied by foreign residents and/or by temporarily present persons
Private dwelling occupied by usual residents
Private dwelling, unoccupied
Province or territory

Q

R

Reference map
Regular dwelling
Representative point
Road network file (RNF)
Rural area (RA)

S

Spatial Data Infrastructure (SDI)
Spatial data quality elements
Standard Geographical Classification (SGC)
Statistical Area Classification (SAC)

T

Thematic map

U

Usual place of residence

V

W

X

Y

Z

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