“Accessing Statistics Canada Data and Resources”RDC_LOGO3

Economics Seminar, York University
February 23, 2016

Presentation Slides

Resources and Web Links for the Presentation

1) The York University Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC)
http://www.isryorku.ca/centres/statistics-canada-research-data-centre/

2) RDC Program
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/rdc-cdr/index-eng.htm

3) Statistics Canada
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/

4) RDC Data, Statistics Canada
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/rdc/data

5) RDC Data, Canadian Research Data Centre Network (CRDCN)
http://www.rdc-cdr.ca/datasets-and-surveys

6) All DLI Products, Data Liberation Initiative (DLI)
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/dli-ild/products-eng.htm

7) List of Questionnaires by Subject, Statistics Canada
http://www23.statcan.gc.ca/imdb-bmdi/pub/indexti-eng.htm?MM

8) Statistics Canada’s Nesstar server
Provides access to metadata for all Statistics Canada’s PUMFs and master files. No downloads are allowed.
http://www62.statcan.ca/webview/

9) Select Statistics Canada Surveys, Statistics Canada Research Data Centre at McMaster University
http://socserv.mcmaster.ca/rdc/surveys.html

10) Data & Statistics Library Guide, York University Libraries (YUL)
http://researchguides.library.yorku.ca/data

11) <odesi>, Ontario Council of Libraries (OCUL)
http://www.library.yorku.ca/e/resolver/id/1546562 (for York U. community members)

12) <odesi>, Ontario Council of Libraries (OCUL)
http://odesi.ca/ (for non-York U. users)

13) SDA Microdata Analysis & Subsetting, University of Toronto
http://www.library.yorku.ca/e/resolver/id/1544936 (for York U. community members)

14) Application process and guidelines for research projects at RDCs
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/rdc/process

15) Sample proposal for a research project at an RDC
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/rdc/sample

16) Ornstein, Michael. A Companion to Survey Research. London; Thousand Oaks, CA: SAGE, 2013.
Publisher’s information: https://us.sagepub.com/en-us/nam/a-companion-to-survey-research/book237402

17) Statistical Software Resources, Institute for Digital Research and Educations (idre), UCLA
http://www.ats.ucla.edu/stat/

18) Statistical Consulting Service (SCS), York University
http://www.isryorku.ca/centres/scs/

Presenters’ E-mail Addresses

Valerie Preston, Academic Director, York RDC <vpreston@yorku.ca>
Sara Tumpane, RDC Analyst, York RDC <yorkrdc2@yorku.ca>
Walter Giesbrecht, Data Librarian <walterg@yorku.ca>
Hugh McCague, Data Analyst and Statistical Consultant, Institute for Social Research <hmccague@yorku.ca>