Statistical Data

NESSTAR (Statistics Canada)

Nesstar provides a free search of the detailed metadata for the Statistics Canada DLI Public Use Microdata Files (PUMFs). Nesstar also provides current UPEI faculty, staff and students online access to the Statistics Canada Public Use Microdata Files. The Master Files data files are available to current UPEI faculty, staff and students through the Research Data Centres program.  


Integrates data on over 60,000 topics from over 18,000 sources onto a single professional platform. Categorized into 21 market sectors, provides companies, business customers, research institutions, and the academic community with direct access to quantitative data on media, business, finance, politics, and a wide variety of other areas of interest or markets.

Canadian Census (via CHASS)
Provides access to Canadian Census Profile Tables by Census Geography and by Census Year; Microdata Files; and Postal Code Conversion Files.
Canadian Socio-Economic Information (via CHASS)
Statistics Canada's key socioeconomic database. Updated daily, CANSIM provides access to a large range of the latest statistics available in Canada.
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