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The authors wish to thank George Sciadas, Heidi Ertl, Ben Veenhof and Heather Berrea, Statistics Canada and Richard Simpson, former Director General, Electronic Commerce Branch, Industry Canada. This work was first presented at the Statistics Canada Socio-economic conference in May 2009, with support from Paula Thomson, Director, Business Special Surveys and Technology Statistics Division, Statistics Canada.