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Commonly used resources include:
SimplyAnalytics is an internet-based mapping application that enables users to develop interactive thematic maps and reports using demographic, business, and marketing data.
Access includes the following Environics Analytics Group Data Packages
SimplyAnalytics also includes the complete D&B Canadian Business Directory, with data available for all units of geography including dissemination areas, census tracts, census subdivisions, census metropolitan areas, census subdivisions, census divisions, Province/Territory and all of Canada.
Use Social Explorer to create maps and reports to illustrate, analyze and understand demography and social change.
Maps can be exported as images, downloadable data tables.
U.S. census from 1790- present
American Community Survey from 2005-2017
LEHD (Longitudinal Employer Household Dynamics) 2002-2015
and much more
Canada: Census from 2011
United Kingdom: Census from 2011
Europe: Eurostat data, 1990-2014