Analytical Studies: Methods and References

Journals and periodicals: 11-633-X

Description: Papers in this series provide background discussions of the methods used to develop data for economic, health, and social analytical studies at Statistics Canada. They are intended to provide readers with information on the statistical methods, standards and definitions used to develop databases for research purposes. All papers in this series have undergone peer and institutional review to ensure that they conform to Statistics Canada's mandate and adhere to generally accepted standards of good professional practice.
Frequency: Occasional
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Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2022January 22, 2024More information
Mapping Production Activity in Yukon: Experimental Indexes of Grid Square-based Gross Domestic ProductDecember 15, 2023More information
An Exploration of Methods to Estimate the Number of Immigrant Girls and Women at Risk of Female Genital Mutilation or Cutting in CanadaSeptember 6, 2023More information
Canadian Patent Research Database, 2001 to 2019January 12, 2023More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2021December 5, 2022More information
Identifying Indigenous Business Owners and Indigenous-Owned BusinessesNovember 24, 2022More information
Investigating the Use of Blockchain to Authenticate Data from the Statistics Canada WebsiteSeptember 19, 2022More information
How Survey Mode and Survey Context Affect the Measurement of Self-Perceived Racial Discrimination across Cycles of the General Social SurveyAugust 9, 2022More information
The System of National Quality-Of-Life Statistics: Conceptual FrameworkJune 1, 2022More information
Canadian Patent Research DatabaseApril 19, 2022More information
Neighbourhood Characteristics of Selected Population Groups of InterestApril 1, 2022More information
Measuring the Correlation Between COVID-19 Restrictions and Economic ActivityMarch 28, 2022More information
The System of National Quality-of-life Statistics: Future DirectionsJanuary 31, 2022More information
Defining and measuring business exits using monthly data series on business openings and closures - ARCHIVEDJanuary 25, 2022More information
Can Canadians’ Work Histories Be Deduced from Administrative Data? A Feasibility StudyDecember 9, 2021More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2020December 6, 2021More information
Measuring Social Capital at the Neighbourhood Level: Experimental Estimates of Sense of Belonging to the Local Community Measured at the Census Tract LevelNovember 16, 2021More information
Multi-year Consolidated Plan for Research, Modelling and Data Development, 2021 to 2023 - ARCHIVEDAugust 12, 2021More information
Estimating Immigrants’ Presence in Canada within the Context of Increasingly Fluid International Migration PatternsMarch 16, 2021More information
Statistics Canada British Columbia Opioid Overdose Analytical File: Technical ReportFebruary 17, 2021More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2019 - ARCHIVEDFebruary 1, 2021More information
Construction and Assessment of a Social Inclusion Index for the Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation: Technical ReportJanuary 5, 2021More information
How to Build a Robots! DatabaseNovember 2, 2020More information
Experimental Economic Activity Indexes for Canadian Provinces and Territories: Experimental Measures Based on Combinations of Monthly Time SeriesAugust 19, 2020More information
Developing Meaningful Categories for Distinguishing Levels of Remoteness in CanadaAugust 11, 2020More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2018 - ARCHIVEDJuly 20, 2020More information
Neighbourhood, Dwelling and Apartment Building Income Mixing: Measures and Experimental Estimates Across Census Metropolitan AreasJanuary 21, 2020More information
Estimating the Effect of Changing Canada-US Border Costs on North American Trade Patterns and Expenditures: Detailed MethodologySeptember 24, 2019More information
Data Literacy: What It Is and How to Measure It in the Public ServiceAugust 14, 2019More information
An Assessment of Non-probabilistic Online Survey Data: Comparing the Carrot Rewards Mobile App Survey to the Canadian Community Health SurveyJune 4, 2019More information
Analytical Studies Branch Annual Consolidated Plan for Research, Data Development and Modelling, 2019/2020 - ARCHIVEDMay 29, 2019More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2016 - ARCHIVED December 10, 2018More information
Data Sources and Linking Methods for Long-run Provincial and Territorial Data: An Update for Gross Domestic Product, Urbanization, Unemployment and Depreciation - ARCHIVEDNovember 2, 2018More information
The Measurement of Business Ownership by Gender in the Canadian Employer–Employee Dynamics Database - ARCHIVEDSeptember 24, 2018More information
Canadian Cancer Treatment Linkage Project - ARCHIVEDMarch 27, 2018More information
Constructing Historical Cannabis Consumption Volume Estimates for Canada, 1960 to 2015 - ARCHIVEDFebruary 21, 2018More information
Linking the 2006 Census of Population to the Canadian Mortality Database: Descriptive and Validation Study - ARCHIVEDFebruary 14, 2018More information
The 1996 CanCHEC: Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort Profile - ARCHIVEDJanuary 22, 2018More information
Big Tax Data and Economic Analysis: Effects of Personal Income Tax Reassessments and Delayed Tax Filing - ARCHIVEDJanuary 11, 2018More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2015 - ARCHIVEDJanuary 8, 2018More information
The Relationship Between Firm Size and Age of Workforce: A Cross-industry Analysis for Canada - ARCHIVEDNovember 9, 2017More information
Estimating Parental Leave in Canada Using Administrative Data - ARCHIVEDAugust 29, 2017More information
The DYSEM Microsimulation Modelling Platform - ARCHIVEDJuly 28, 2017More information
Longitudinal Immigration Database (IMDB) Technical Report, 2014 - ARCHIVEDJune 16, 2017More information
Imputing Postal Codes to Analyze Ecological Variables in Longitudinal Cohorts: Exposure to Particulate Matter in the Canadian Census Health and Environment Cohort Database - ARCHIVEDMarch 13, 2017More information
Zeno: A Tool for Calculating Confidence Intervals of Rates in Health - ARCHIVEDJanuary 19, 2017More information
The Measurement of Firm Entry in the Longitudinal Employment Analysis Program - ARCHIVEDNovember 10, 2016More information
The 2001 Canadian Census–Tax–Mortality Cohort: A 10-Year Follow-up - ARCHIVEDOctober 26, 2016More information
Linking the Canadian Immigrant Landing File to Hospital Data: A New Data Source for Immigrant Health Research - ARCHIVEDAugust 17, 2016More information
Hiring and Layoff Rates by Economic Region of Residence: Data Quality, Concepts and Methods - ARCHIVEDJune 27, 2016More information

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