Canada Census Subdivisions Map

You can easily create a Canada Census Subdivisions Map with Mapline! Census subdivisions are areas or municipalities that perform as municipal equivalents for statistical purposes. Some examples are Indian reserves and settlements and unorganized territories. They are classified into 54 types.

To avoid confusion, The census subdivision name is always accompanied by its type. This is to help distinguish the type of CSD a certain territory is. For example, in Balmoral, we usually see “Balmoral, V” that stands for village of Balmoral, and “Balmoral, P” for parish of Balmoral.

Using Mapline, create a Canada Census Subdivisions Map.  Statistics Canada has created these territories for the purpose of statistical reporting.

Steps to Create a Canada Census Subdivisions Map

  1. Create a Mapline account and login.
  2. Click “New Map” to create a new map.
  3. Give your map a name and click “Create Map.”
  4. Click the orange “Add Data Layers” button from the left sidebar.
  5. Select the “Add Territories” option.
  6. Select “Canada Census Subdivisions” as the territory type.
  7. Give this territory overlay a Name and select the coloring option.
  8. Click “Continue.”

That’s how easy it is to create a Canada Census Subdivisions map! Once you have your map, you can create a map of Excel spreadsheet locations to overlay on top. Mapline also makes it simple to see summary information about the locations inside each subdivision just by clicking on them! Sign up now to create a Canada Census Subdivisions map.