Province and territory 2016

Province and territory 2016 'Province' and 'territory' refer to the major political units of Canada. From a statistical point of view, province and territory are basic areas for which data are tabulated. Canada is divided into 10 provinces and 3 territories. Statistics Canada uses standard codes and abbreviations to represent provinces and territories. The two-digit code that uniquely identifies each province/territory is based on the Standard Geographical Classification (SGC). The code is assigned from east to west. The first digit represents the geographical region of Canada in which the province/territory is located and the second digit denotes one of the 10 provinces and 3 territories. 2022-03-02 Statistics Canada STATCAN.infostats-infostats.STATCAN@canada.ca Government and PoliticsGeographic dataBoundariesStatisticsCensus Province and TerritoryESRI REST https://maps-cartes.services.geo.ca/server2_serveur2/rest/services/StatCan/province_territory_2016_en/MapServer/0 Province and TerritoryESRI REST https://maps-cartes.services.geo.ca/server2_serveur2/rest/services/StatCan/province_territory_2016_fr/MapServer/0 Province and Territory (Layer)WMS https://maps-cartes.services.geo.ca/server2_serveur2/services/StatCan/province_territory_2016_en/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS&version=1.3.0&layers=0&legend_format=image%2Fpng&feature_info_type=text%2Fhtml File geodatabase (english)FGDB/GDB https://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/statcan_statcan/Census_Recensement/province-territory_province-territoire/province_territory_2016_en.gdb.zip MXD file (english)MXD https://ftp.maps.canada.ca/pub/statcan_statcan/Census_Recensement/province-territory_province-territoire/Province_Territory_2016_en.mxd MXD file (french)MXD https://ftp.cartes.canada.ca/pub/statcan_statcan/Census_Recensement/province-territory_province-territoire/Province_et_territoire_2016_fr.mxd File geodatabase (french)FGDB/GDB https://ftp.cartes.canada.ca/pub/statcan_statcan/Census_Recensement/province-territory_province-territoire/province_territory_2016_fr.gdb.zip Province and Territory (Layer)WMS https://maps-cartes.services.geo.ca/server2_serveur2/services/StatCan/province_territory_2016_fr/MapServer/WMSServer?request=GetCapabilities&service=WMS&version=1.3.0&layers=0&legend_format=image%2Fpng&feature_info_type=text%2Fhtml 2016 Census - Boundary files (SHP, GML, TAB) - englishHTML https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/geo/bound-limit/bound-limit-2016-eng.cfm 2016 Census - Boundary files (SHP, GML, TAB) - frenchHTML https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/geo/bound-limit/bound-limit-2016-fra.cfm Boundary Files, Reference Guide (english)HTML https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/92-160-g/92-160-g2016002-eng.htm Boundary Files, Reference Guide (french)HTML https://www150.statcan.gc.ca/n1/pub/92-160-g/92-160-g2016002-fra.htm Geosuite (english)HTML https://geosuite.statcan.gc.ca/geosuite/en/index Geosuite (french)HTML https://geosuite.statcan.gc.ca/geosuite/fr/index

'Province' and 'territory' refer to the major political units of Canada. From a statistical point of view, province and territory are basic areas for which data are tabulated. Canada is divided into 10 provinces and 3 territories.

Statistics Canada uses standard codes and abbreviations to represent provinces and territories. The two-digit code that uniquely identifies each province/territory is based on the Standard Geographical Classification (SGC). The code is assigned from east to west. The first digit represents the geographical region of Canada in which the province/territory is located and the second digit denotes one of the 10 provinces and 3 territories.

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