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2011 National Household Survey Public Use Microdata Files – Individuals File

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Released: 2014-07-29

The 2011 National Household Survey individuals file (public use microdata files) is now available.

This file provides unique access to non-aggregated and anonymous data for a 2.7% sample of the Canadian population. It contains a comprehensive social, demographic and economic database about Canada and its people that includes a wealth of information on population characteristics. The geographic identifiers in the file have been limited to provinces and territories as well as metropolitan areas to ensure the anonymity of respondents.

This product, available in DVD-ROM format, contains a data file in American Standard Code for Information Interchange (ASCII) format as well as user documentation.

The product Individuals File, 2011 National Household Survey (Public Use Microdata Files) (Catalogue number99M0001X) is now available in DVD-ROM format.

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