UBC Research Data

2006 Census of Canada - Selected Characteristics for Housing - Vancouver, Toronto, Montreal CMAs at the Census Tract (CT) Level [custom tabulation] 002 Statistics Canada


This dataset includes three tables which were custom ordered from Statistics Canada. There is a table each for Vancouver CMA, Montreal CMA, and Toronto CMA, and the tables contain variables regarding dwelling characteristics, tenure, and shelter cost.

The dataset is in Beyond 20/20 (.ivt) format. The Beyond 20/20 browser is required in order to open it. This software can be freely downloaded from the Statistics Canada website: https://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/public/beyond20-20 (Windows only). <br /> For information on how to use Beyond 20/20, please see: <br /> http://odesi2.scholarsportal.info/documentation/Beyond2020/beyond20-quickstart.pdf <br /> https://wiki.ubc.ca/Library:Beyond_20/20_Guide </p>

<b>Custom order from Statistics Canada includes the following dimensions and variables:</b> </p>

Geography: Montreal CMA, Vancouver CMA, Toronto CMA to the census tract level </p>

Total Shelter Cost: Under $500 to over $3000 in $500 intervals</p>

Shelter Cost to-Income Ratio: Spending less than 15%, 15-30%, 30-50%, 50% or more</p>

Tenure: Owner (including presence of mortgage), renter</p>

Condominium Status: Condominium, not a condominium</p>

Household Size: 1 person, 2 persons, 3 or more people </p>

Number of Bedrooms: No bedroom or 1 bedroom, 2 or more bedrooms</p>

Structural Type: </p>

-Single detached house<br /> -Apartment with 5 or more stories<br /> -Semi-detached house, row house or other single detached house<br /> -Apartment or flat in a duplex<br /> -Apartment, building with fewer than 5 stories</p> Household Income: Median income and average income only

Original file names:<br /> EO3091_Table2_Montreal.ivt<br /> EO3091_Table2_Toronto.ivt<br /> EO3091_Table2_Vancouver.ivt

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