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Canada Census: Geographic Data
Census 1996
 
 
 

Census 1996: Geographic Files - Digital Boundary Files & Digital Cartographic Files

  • The files are self-expanding (file extension .EXE)
  • The data is then available in ARC/INFO® EXPORT  (extension .E00) and in MapInfo® Version 4.0 for Windows format (4 files per download, extensions .TAB, .ID, .DAT, and .IND)
  • DBF: File name ends with “a”
  • DCF: File name ends with “b”; file name for water layer ends with “c"

Census Metropolitan Areas & Census Agglomerations

Coverage

Level

Skeletal street network file
(SSNF)

Street network file
(SNF)

Street network & 
feature extension files
(SNFEF)

 

ArcInfo

MapInfo

ArcInfo

MapInfo

ArcInfo

MapInfo

St. John's (001)

Census subdivision

 -

 

 

 

gcsd001n.exe

gcsd001n.exe

Census tract

--

 

 

 

gct_001n.exe

gct_001n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_001n.exe

gea_001n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf001s.exe

gsnf001s.exe

gsnf001c.exe

gsnf001c.exe

Network

gstjssnf.exe

gstjssnf.exe

gsnf001r.exe

gsnf001r.exe

gsnf001n.exe

gsnf001n.exe

Halifax (205)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd205n.exe

gcsd205n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_205n.exe

gct_205n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_205n.exe

gea_205n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf205s.exe

gsnf205s.exe

gsnf205c.exe

gsnf205c.exe

Network

ghalssnf.exe

ghalssnf.exe

gsnf205r.exe

gsnf205r.exe

gsnf205n.exe

gsnf205n.exe

Moncton (305)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd305n.exe

gcsd305n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_305n.exe

gct_305n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_305n.exe

gea_305n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf305s.exe

gsnf305s.exe

gsnf305c.exe

gsnf305c.exe

Network

gmctssnf.exe

gmctssnf.exe

gsnf305r.exe

gsnf305r.exe

gsnf305n.exe

gsnf305n.exe

St. John (310)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd310n.exe

gcsd310n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_310n.exe

gct_310n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_310n.exe

gea_310n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf310s.exe

gsnf310s.exe

gsnf310c.exe

gsnf310c.exe

Network

gsajssnf.exe

gsajssnf.exe

gsnf310r.exe

gsnf310r.exe

gsnf310n.exe

gsnf310n.exe

Fredricton (320)

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnf320s.exe
gsnf320r.exe

gsnf320s.exe
gsnf320r.exe

 

 

Chicoutimi-
Jonquiere
(408)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd408n.exe

gcsd408n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_408n.exe

gct_408n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_408n.exe

gea_408n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf408s.exe

gsnf408s.exe

gsnf408c.exe

gsnf408c.exe

Network

gchissnf.exe

gchissnf.exe

gsnf408r.exe

gsnf408r.exe

gsnf408n.exe

gsnf408n.exe

Quebec (421)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd421n.exe

gcsd421n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_421n.exe

gct_421n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_421n.exe

gea_421n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf421s.exe

gsnf421s.exe

gsnf421c.exe

gsnf421c.exe

Network

gquessnf.exe

gquessnf.exe

gsnf421r.exe

gsnf421r.exe

gsnf421n.exe

gsnf421n.exe

Sherbrooke (433)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd433n.exe

gcsd433n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_433n.exe

gct_433n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_433n.exe

gea_433n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf433s.exe

gsnf433s.exe

gsnf433c.exe

gsnf433c.exe

Network

gshessnf.exe

gshessnf.exe

gsnf433r.exe

gsnf433r.exe

gsnf433n.exe

gsnf433n.exe

Trois-Rivieres (442)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd442n.exe

gcsd442n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_442n.exe

gct_442n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_442n.exe

gea_442n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf442s.exe

gsnf442s.exe

gsnf442c.exe

gsnf442c.exe

Network

gtrossnf.exe

gtrossnf.exe

gsnf442r.exe

gsnf442r.exe

gsnf442n.exe

gsnf442n.exe

Saint Jean sur
Richelieu (459)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd459n.exe

gcsd459n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_459n.exe

gct_459n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_459n.exe

gea_459n.exe

Water layer

 

 

 

 

gsnf459c.exe

gsnf459c.exe

Network

 

 

 

 

gsnf459n.exe

gsnf459n.exe

Montreal (462)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd462n.exe

gcsd462n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_462n.exe

gct_462n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_462n.exe

gea_462n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf462s.exe

gsnf462s.exe

gsnf462c.exe

gsnf462c.exe

Network

gmonssnf.exe

gmonssnf.exe

gsnf462r.exe

gsnf462r.exe

gsnf462n.exe

gsnf462n.exe

Ottawa-Hull (505)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd505n.exe

gcsd505n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_505n.exe

gct_505n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_505n.exe

gea_505n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf505s.exe

gsnf505s.exe

gsnf505c.exe

gsnf505c.exe

Network

gottssnf.exe

gottssnf.exe

gsnf505r.exe

gsnf505r.exe

gsnf505n.exe

gsnf505n.exe

Kingston (521)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd521n.exe

gcsd521n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_521n.exe

gct_521n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_521n.exe

gea_521n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf521s.exe

gsnf521s.exe

gsnf521c.exe

gsnf521c.exe

Network

gkinssnf.exe

gkinssnf.exe

gsnf521r.exe

gsnf521r.exe

gsnf521n.exe

gsnf521n.exe

Belleville (522)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd522n.exe

gcsd522n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_522n.exe

gct_522n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_522n.exe

gea_522n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf522s.exe

gsnf522s.exe

gsnf522c.exe

gsnf522c.exe

Network

gbelssnf.exe

gbelssnf.exe

gsnf522r.exe

gsnf522r.exe

gsnf522n.exe

gsnf522n.exe

Peterborough (529)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd529n.exe

gcsd529n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_529n.exe

gct_529n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_529n.exe

gea_529n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf529s.exe

gsnf529s.exe

gsnf529c.exe

gsnf529c.exe

Network

gpetssnf.exe

gpetssnf.exe

gsnf529r.exe

gsnf529r.exe

gsnf529n.exe

gsnf529n.exe

Oshawa (532)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf532s.exe

gsnf532s.exe

 

 

Network

goshssnf.exe

goshssnf.exe

gsnf532r.exe

gsnf532r.exe

 

 

Toronto (535)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd535n.exe

gcsd535n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_535n.exe

gct_535n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_535n.exe

gea_535n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf535s.exe

gsnf535s.exe

gsnf535c.exe

gsnf535c.exe

Network

gtorssnf.exe

gtorssnf.exe

gsnf535r.exe

gsnf535r.exe

gsnf535n.exe

gsnf535n.exe

Hamilton (537)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf537s.exe

gsnf537s.exe

 

 

Network

ghamssnf.exe

ghamssnf.exe

gsnf537r.exe

gsnf537r.exe

 

 

St. Catharines
Niagara (539)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf539s.exe

gsnf539s.exe

 

 

Network

gstcssnf.exe

gstcssnf.exe

gsnf539r.exe

gsnf539r.exe

 

 

Kitchener (541)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf541s.exe

gsnf541s.exe

 

 

Network

gkitssnf.exe

gkitssnf.exe

gsnf541r.exe

gsnf541r.exe

 

 

Brantford (543)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf543s.exe

gsnf543s.exe

 

 

Network

gbrassnf.exe

gbrassnf.exe

gsnf543r.exe

gsnf543r.exe

 

 

Woodstock (544)

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnf544s.exe
gsnf544r.exe

gsnf544s.exe
gsnf544r.exe

 

 

Guelph (550)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf550s.exe

gsnf550s.exe

 

 

Network

gguessnf.exe

gguessnf.exe

gsnf550r.exe

gsnf550r.exe

 

 

Stratford (553)

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnf553s.exe
gsnf553r.exe

gsnf553s.exe
gsnf553r.exe

 

 

London (555)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf555s.exe

gsnf555s.exe

 

 

Network

glonssnf.exe

glonssnf.exe

gsnf555r.exe

gsnf555r.exe

 

 

Windsor (559)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd559n.exe

gcsd559n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_559n.exe

gct_559n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_559n.exe

gea_559n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf559s.exe

gsnf559s.exe

gsnf559c.exe

gsnf559c.exe

Network

gwndssnf.exe

gwndssnf.exe

gsnf559r.exe

gsnf559r.exe

gsnf559n.exe

gsnf559n.exe

Sarnia (562)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf562s.exe

gsnf562s.exe

 

 

Network

gsarssnf.exe

gsarssnf.exe

gsnf562r.exe

gsnf562r.exe

 

 

Barrie (568)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd568n.exe

gcsd568n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_568n.exe

gct_568n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_568n.exe

gea_568n.exe

Water layer

 

 

 

 

gsnf568c.exe

gsnf568c.exe

Network

 

 

 

 

gsnf568n.exe

gsnf568n.exe

North Bay (575)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd575n.exe

gcsd575n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_575n.exe

gct_575n.exe

Enumeration area

 

 

 

 

gea_575n.exe

gea_575n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf575s.exe

gsnf575s.exe

gsnf575c.exe

gsnf575c.exe

Network

gnorssnf.exe

gnorssnf.exe

gsnf575r.exe

gsnf575r.exe

gsnf575n.exe

gsnf575n.exe

Sudbury (580)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd580n.exe

gcsd580n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_580n.exe

gct_580n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_580n.exe

gea_580n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf580s.exe

gsnf580s.exe

gsnf580c.exe

gsnf580c.exe

Network

gsudssnf.exe

gsudssnf.exe

gsnf580r.exe

gsnf580r.exe

gsnf580n.exe

gsnf580n.exe

Sault Ste.
Marie (590)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf590s.exe

gsnf590s.exe

 

 

Network

gsaussnf.exe

gsaussnf.exe

gsnf590r.exe

gsnf590r.exe

 

 

Thunder Bay (595)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd595n.exe

gcsd595n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_595n.exe

gct_595n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_595n.exe

gea_595n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf595s.exe

gsnf595s.exe

gsnf595c.exe

gsnf595c.exe

Network

gthussnf.exe

gthussnf.exe

gsnf595r.exe

gsnf595r.exe

gsnf595n.exe

gsnf595n.exe

Brock

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnfbros.exe
gsnfbror.exe

gsnfbros.exe
gsnfbror.exe

 

 

Fergus

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnffers.exe
gsnfferr.exe

gsnffers.exe
gsnfferr.exe

 

 

Scugog

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnfscus.exe
gsnfscur.exe

gsnfscus.exe
gsnfscur.exe

 

 

Wellesley

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnfwels.exe
gsnfwelr.exe

gsnfwels.exe
gsnfwelr.exe

 

 

West Lincoln

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnfwess.exe
gsnfwesr.exe

gsnfwess.exe
gsnfwesr.exe

 

 

Wilmot

Water layer
Network

 

 

gsnfwils.exe
gsnfwilr.exe

gsnfwils.exe
gsnfwilr.exe

 

 

Winnipeg (602)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd602n.exe

gcsd602n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_602n.exe

gct_602n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_602n.exe

gea_602n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf602s.exe

gsnf602s.exe

gsnf602c.exe

gsnf602c.exe

Network

gwinssnf.exe

gwinssnf.exe

gsnf602r.exe

gsnf602r.exe

gsnf602n.exe

gsnf602n.exe

Regina (705)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd705n.exe

gcsd705n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_705n.exe

gct_705n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_705n.exe

gea_705n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf705s.exe

gsnf705s.exe

gsnf705c.exe

gsnf705c.exe

Network

gregssnf.exe

gregssnf.exe

gsnf705r.exe

gsnf705r.exe

gsnf705n.exe

gsnf705n.exe

Saskatoon (725)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd725n.exe

gcsd725n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_725n.exe

gct_725n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_725n.exe

gea_725n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf725s.exe

gsnf725s.exe

gsnf725c.exe

gsnf725c.exe

Network

gsasssnf.exe

gsasssnf.exe

gsnf725r.exe

gsnf725r.exe

gsnf725n.exe

gsnf725n.exe

Lethbridge (810)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf810s.exe

gsnf810s.exe

 

 

Network

gletssnf.exe

gletssnf.exe

gsnf810r.exe

gsnf810r.exe

 

 

Calgary (825)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd825n.exe

gcsd825n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_825n.exe

gct_825n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_825n.exe

gea_825n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf825s.exe

gsnf825s.exe

gsnf825c.exe

gsnf825c.exe

Network

gcalssnf.exe

gcalssnf.exe

gsnf825r.exe

gsnf825r.exe

gsnf825n.exe

gsnf825n.exe

Red Deer (830)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf830s.exe

gsnf830s.exe

 

 

Network

gredssnf.exe

gredssnf.exe

gsnf830r.exe

gsnf830r.exe

 

 

Edmonton (835)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd835n.exe

gcsd835n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_835n.exe

gct_835n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_835n.exe

gea_835n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf835s.exe

gsnf835s.exe

gsnf835c.exe

gsnf835c.exe

Network

gedmssnf.exe

gedmssnf.exe

gsnf835r.exe

gsnf835r.exe

gsnf835n.exe

gsnf835n.exe

Benito

Network 

 

 

gsnfbenr.exe

gsnfbenr.exe

 

 

Kelowna (915)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd915n.exe

gcsd915n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_915n.exe

gct_915n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_915n.exe

gea_915n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf915s.exe

gsnf915s.exe

gsnf915c.exe

gsnf915c.exe

Network

gkelssnf.exe

gkelssnf.exe

gsnf915r.exe

gsnf915r.exe

gsnf915n.exe

gsnf915n.exe

Kamloops (925)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd925n.exe

gcsd925n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_925n.exe

gct_925n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_925n.exe

gea_925n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf925s.exe

gsnf925s.exe

gsnf925c.exe

gsnf925c.exe

Network

gkamssnf.exe

gkamssnf.exe

gsnf925r.exe

gsnf925r.exe

gsnf925n.exe

gsnf925n.exe

Abbotsford (932)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd932n.exe

gcsd932n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

 

gct_932n.exe

gct_932n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_932n.exe

gea_932n.exe

Water layer

 

 

gsnf932s.exe

gsnf932s.exe

gsnf932c.exe

gsnf932c.exe

Network

gabbssnf.exe

gabbssnf.exe

gsnf932r.exe

gsnf932r.exe

gsnf932n.exe

gsnf932n.exe

Vancouver (933)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf933s.exe

gsnf933s.exe

 

 

Network

gvanssnf.exe

gvanssnf.exe

gsnf933r.exe

gsnf933r.exe

 

 

Victoria (935)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf935s.exe

gsnf935s.exe

 

 

Network

gvicssnf.exe

gvicssnf.exe

gsnf935r.exe

gsnf935r.exe

 

 

Nanaimo (938)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

gcsd938n.exe

gcsd938n.exe

Census tract

 

 

 

gct_938n.exe

gct_938n.exe

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

gea_938n.exe

gea_938n.exe

Water layer

 

 

 

 

gsnf938c.exe

gsnf938c.exe

Network

 

 

 

 

gsnf938n.exe

gsnf938n.exe

Prince George (970)

Census subdivision

 

 

 

 

 

 

Census tract

 

 

 

 

 

 

Enumeration area 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Water layer

 

 

gsnf970s.exe

gsnf970s.exe

 

 

Network

gprissnf.exe

gprissnf.exe

gsnf970r.exe

gsnf970r.exe