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Population of the Federal Public Service by Department
This data presents population counts by department for all Federal Public Service organizations (i.e. all departments and agencies governed by the Financial Administration Act (FAA) Schedules I, IV and V) from March 31st, 2000 to March 31st, 2016.
- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Treasury Board of Canada Secretariat
- Licence: Open Government Licence - Canada
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|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Dataset||XML||English||Access|
|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Dataset||XML||French||Access|
|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Dataset||CSV||English||Access|
|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Dataset||CSV||French||Access|
|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Website||HTML||English||Access|
|Population of the Federal Public Service by Department||Website||HTML||French||Access|
Hello, Thank you for your comment. We did in fact receive your initial comment, and I have forwarded it to the data owner for action / clarification. Once I receive a reply, it will be posted here. Thank you, Tasha, the Open Government Team
Hello, The following response has been posted on behalf of the data owner: “Thank you for your comment, the issue has been resolved. Please refer to Population of the Federal Public Service by Department (http://www.tbs-sct.gc.ca/psm-fpfm/modernizing-modernisation/stats/ssa-pop-eng.asp) for more detailed data.” Thank you, Tasha, the Open Government Team
The English and French CSV data files have different content and different formats. The same information should be provided in both files. There is no description for the headings in the files, there is no data dictionary that appears in many other datasets.