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Canada Census: Geographic Data
Census 1996
 
 
 

Census 1996: Geographic Files - Block-face Data File

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Block-face data file

CMA/CA Name

Code

Coverage

Records

CMA/CA Name

Code

Coverage

Records

Abbotsford

932

Partial

5,710

Prince George

970

Full

5,754

Belleville

522

Partial

2,063

Québec

421

Partial

29,724

Brantford

543

Full

6,115

Red Deer

830

Full

3,676

Calgary

825

Partial

39,181

Regina

705

Partial

11,306

Chicoutimi- Jonquière

408

Partial

8,965

Saint John

310

Partial

5,712

Edmonton

835

Partial

33,745

Sarnia

562

Full

5,760

Fredericton

320

Partial

3,278

Saskatoon

725

Partial

10,358

Guelph

550

Full

5,142

Sault Ste. Marie

590

Full

5,222

Halifax

205

Partial

9,918

Sherbrooke

433

Partial

3,975

Hamilton

537

Full

29,442

St. Catharines - Niagara

539

Full

30,875

Kamloops

925

Partial

5,216

St. John's

001

Partial

5,363

Kelowna

915

Partial

8,724

Stratford

553

Full

1,797

Kingston

521

Partial

4,680

Sudbury

580

Partial

4,921

Kitchener

541

Full

17,202

Thunder Bay

595

Partial

7,626

Lethbridge

810

Full

4,989

Toronto

535

Partial

120,952

London

555

Full

20,325

Trois-Rivières

442

Partial

6,995

Moncton

305

Partial

8,774

Vancouver

933

Full

88,134

Montréal

462

Partial

124,044

Victoria (+3 CSDs)

935

Full

19,397

North Bay

575

Partial

4,461

Windsor

559

Partial

11,554

Oshawa

532

Full

13,832

Winnipeg

602

Partial

35,442

Ottawa-Hull

505

Partial

51,738

Woodstock

544

Full

2,009

Peterborough

529

Partial

3,837