SiteWise provides demographic profiles for Canadian standard geographic or mapped study areas. The data is from the most current census, and Environics estimates and projections, consumer spending, business profiles etc.
The Open Data Pilot seeks to improve the ability of the public to find, download and use Government of Canada data. You are invited to search the catalogue, download datasets and explore the possibilities of Open Data.
Canada Social Report from the Caledon Institute provides information that includes, but goes well beyond, census-based data. It includes welfare incomes; social assistance summaries, social policy record sections etc.
This StatsCan magazine analyzes the social, economic, and demographic changes affecting the lives of Canadians. This is a very readable and important publication for those interested in driving forces of change in Canadian communities.
Canadian Community Economic Development Network Resources
The on-line CED Toolbox of the Canadian CED Network holds 500 plus resources organized by theme and searchable by keyword . A nice first stop for research topics.
Canadian Public Policy Documents - All In One Place Linked
Canadian Public Policy Collectionof the CEL Library includes material from Canadian public policy institutes, government agencies, advocacy groups, university research etc.
Conference Board of Canada eLibrary
This is a full text report-based resource includes Conference Board research documents from 1998, also includes access to "webinars" . Access all Conference Board of Canada research publications usingCBU Library's subscription.