This table displays the results of Census geography definitions. The information is grouped by Geographic term (appearing as row headers), Definition (appearing as column headers).
|Census Subdivision (CSD)
||Area that is a municipality or an area that is deemed to be equivalent to a municipality for statistical reporting purposes (for example, as an Indian reserve or an unorganized territory). Municipal status is defined by laws in effect in each province and territory in Canada.
|Dissemination area (DA)
||Small area composed of one or more neighbouring blocks, with a population of 400 to 700 persons. All of Canada is divided into dissemination areas.
|Dissemination block (DB)
||An area equivalent to a city block bounded by intersecting streets. These areas cover all of Canada.