“Accessing Statistics Canada Data and Resources”

Statistical Consulting Service (SCS) Short Course

Tuesdays, May 3 and 10, 2015, 6:00pm-8:30pm
York Research Data Centre (RDC), Statistics Canada, York Lanes 283B

 

Resource Web Links for the Course

1) The York University Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC)
http://www.isr.yorku.ca/rdc/

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) 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/

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

16) “Weighted estimation and bootstrap variance estimation for analyzing survey data:
How to implement in selected software,” Statistics Canada
http://www.statcan.gc.ca/pub/12-002-x/2014001/article/11901-eng.htm

17) Statistical Consulting Service, York University
http://www.isr.yorku.ca/scs/

 

Instructors’ E-mail Addresses

Sara Tumpane, RDC Analyst <yorkrdc2@yorku.ca>
Walter Giesbrecht, Data Librarian <walterg@yorku.ca>
Hugh McCague, Statistical Consultant <hmccague@yorku.ca>