Monday September 26, 2016

Canadian Census Analyzer is a database that contains Canadian census data in the form census tables and microdata files.

It includes access to the 1996, 1991, 1986 and 1981 enumeration area level profile tables, 1996, 1991 and 1981 census tract level profile tables, 1996 and 1991 provincial and federal district profile tables, and the individual microdata files for 1971, 1981, 1986, 1991 and 1996.

Find statistics on population & demographics, income, education, finances, housing, mobility, citizenship, language and many more variables.

In order to access this database, you must be a Carleton student, staff member or faculty member.

(Source: MADGIC Staff)

This item first appeared on the MADGICAL Web March 24, 2014.

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There has been a sudden increase in maps featuring China and its growing influence as a global super power.

One belt, one road, posted by the Financial Times, maps some of the huge infrastructure projects has undertaken to connect Central Asia.

Chinese aid in the Pacific maps Chinese aid projects in the Pacific Islands region,

China's Territorial & Maritime claims in the South China Sea, an interactive map by the Center for Strategic & International Studies, takes a look at territorial disputes and overlapping claims. Data are available 2010-2016.

The World according to China, published by the New York Times, is a series of maps showing where and how much China has invested in other countries. Data are from 2005 to 2013.

(Source: Google Maps Mania)

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Tuesday September 06, 2016

Use the American FactFinder to discover socio-economic statistics on your community. This database provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas.

Data sources include several censuses and surveys.

(Source: United States Census Bureau)

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