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Alberta Provincial Electoral Division Profiles - 2011 (complete data set for 87 PEDs)


Electoral Boundaries are defined by the Alberta Electoral Divisions Act, Chapter E-4.1, 2010. Provincial Electoral Divisions (PEDs) are territorial units represented by an elected Member to serve in the Alberta Provincial Legislative Assembly. These profiles provide detailed demographic and socio-economic information for Alberta's 87 Provincial Electoral Divisions. Data have been specifically tabulated from the 2011 Census of Canada and National Household Survey.


January 23, 2015

Aboriginal Census ED Education Electoral Employment Ethnicity Family Immigrant Income Labor Labour Language MLA Mobility NHS National Household Survey PED PEDs Population Provincial Ridings Ridings Schooling Visible Minority

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Data in this report have been specially tabulated from Statistics Canada's 2011 Census of Canada and the 2011 National Household Survey, by allocation of Statistics Canada block face reference points to PEDs.

Located within the boundaries of PED 65 (Lac La Biche-St. Paul-Two Hills) is the Indian reserve of Saddle Lake 125. Saddle Lake 125 was incompletely enumerated in the 2011 Census. Data are not available for this area, and thus are not included in the profile of that PED or of the province of Alberta.

The global non-response rate (GNR) for Alberta is 27.4%. The GNR combines both complete non-response (household) and partial non-response (question) into a single rate. The GNR is an indicator of data quality, where a smaller GNR suggests more accuracy. When the GNR is 50% or above, the data are suppressed. The GNR is identified for each region. A higher GNR indicates the need for user caution.

We strongly recommend that users refer to the appropriate related documents.


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