Using Statistics Canada Data at York University

Statistical Consulting Service (SCS) Short Course

Tuesdays, October 13 and 20, 2015, 1:00pm-3:30pm
York Research Data Centre (RDC), Statistics Canada, York Lanes 283B


Resource Web Links for the Course

1) The York University Statistics Canada Research Data Centre (RDC)

2) RDC Program

3) Statistics Canada

4) RDC Data, Statistics Canada

5) RDC Data, Canadian Research Data Centre Network (CRDCN)

6) All DLI Products, Data Liberation Initiative (DLI)

7) Statistics Canada's Nesstar server
Provides access to metadata for all Statistics Canada’s PUMFs and master files.
No downloads are allowed.

8) Select Statistics Canada Surveys, Statistics Canada Research Data Centre
at McMaster University

9) Data & Statistics Library Guide, York University Libraries (YUL)

10) <odesi>, Ontario Council of Libraries (OCUL)  (for York U. community members)

11) <odesi>, Ontario Council of Libraries (OCUL)  (for non-York U. users)

12) SDA Microdata Analysis & Subsetting, University of Toronto  (for York U. community members)

13) Application process and guidelines for research projects at RDCs

14) Sample proposal for a research project at an RDC (Word document)

15) Statistical Software Resources,
Institute for Digital Research and Educations (idre), UCLA

16) Statistical Consulting Service, York University


Instructors E-mail Addresses

Sara Tumpane, RDC Analyst <>
Walter Giesbrecht, Data Librarian <>
Hugh McCague, Statistical Consultant <>