Digital Boundary Files (DBF), 2016 Census

Coordinate system: 4269 - "NAD83"


This data series contains all the Digital Boundary Files (DBF) produced by Statistics Canada for the 2016 census. This includes the following datasets:

  • Aggregate Dissemination Areas
  • Census Agricultural Regions
  • Census Consolidated Subdivisions
  • Census Divisions
  • Census Metropolitan Areas & Census Agglomerations
  • Census Subdivisions
  • Census Tracts
  • Designated Places
  • Dissemination Areas
  • Dissemination Blocks
  • Economic Regions
  • Federal Electoral Districts, 2013 Representation Order
  • Forward Sortation Areas (coming soon)
  • Population Centres
  • Provinces & Territories

Hydrography and other reference files and documentation are available for download from Scholars GeoPortal.

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