Proximity measures database
Over the last year, Statistics Canada (StatCan) and Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) have collaborated on the implementation of a set of proximity measures to services and amenities. CMHC funded this collaboration to generate data and analytical work in support of the National Housing Strategy.
The result of this collaboration is the first nation-wide Proximity Measures Database (PMD). This database is now available as an early release to meet urgent information needs of departments and other stakeholders across Canada who are dealing with the COVID-19 crisis. The current situation involving COVID-19 emphasizes the importance of having timely and accessible information available to the public at all levels of government. Proximity measures developed for this project are relevant to the current situation by providing a wealth of information (at the granular level) in terms of proximity to health facilities, pharmacies and other essential services/amenities that can be used to make rapid informed decisions at different geographical levels.
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- Publisher - Current Organization Name: Statistics Canada
- Licence: Open Government Licence - Canada
Data and Resources
Proximity measures databaseESRI RESTEnglish web_service ESRI REST
Proximity measures databaseESRI RESTFrench web_service ESRI REST
Proximity measures database - Raw dataCSVFrench dataset CSV
Proximity measures database - Raw dataCSVEnglish dataset CSV
Proximity measures database - ESRI File Geodatabase with ArcMap project fileFGDB/GDBEnglish dataset FGDB/GDB
Proximity measures database - ESRI File Geodatabase with ArcMap project fileFGDB/GDBFrench dataset FGDB/GDB
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