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June 19, 2019

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Data tables (Excel) - total population estimates, components of growth and population by age and sex.


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June 14, 2019

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The following file contains data in the tables and charts of the weekly Alberta Economic Review and Indicators at a Glance publications, and is updated every Friday afternoon. For more information, visit: https://www.alberta.ca/economic-review-indicators.aspx.


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May 31, 2019

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This collection of datasets are provided in both Excel and .csv format and contain aggregated data, from 2013-2019, on the number of individuals accessing Adult Shelters funded by Community and Social Services (CSS). Information contained in the data set includes: Date, Shelter Name, Total...


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May 29, 2019

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The Alberta Tourism Market Monitor tracks tourism related indicators for the province of Alberta including but not limited to: Accommodation occupancy rates and average daily room rates Air passenger enplanements and deplanements National Park visits Historic sites and museum attendance figures...


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May 24, 2019

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This table provides statistics on the Top 50 Health Service Codes for services provided in Alberta health care facilities to patients who are not Alberta residents. This table is an Excel version of a table in the “Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan Statistical Supplement” report published...


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May 24, 2019

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This table provides statistics on the Top 50 Health Service Codes for services provided to Alberta Residents in Other Countries (Except United States). This table is an Excel version of a table in the “Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan Statistical Supplement” report published annually by...


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May 24, 2019

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This table provides a comparison of annual statistics on Status of Applications to the Out-of-Country Health Services Program for required services not available in Alberta that were Reviewed by the Appeal Panel. This table is an Excel version of a table in the “Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan...


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May 24, 2019

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This table provides statistics of Facilities that provided basic health services by type of facility. This table is an Excel version of a table in the “Alberta Health Care Insurance Plan Statistical Supplement” report published annually by Alberta Health.


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May 14, 2019

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Data records showing births and deaths for Alberta (beginning in 1971) and for Alberta and 19 Census Divisions and 8 Economic Regions (beginning in 1996). Source: Statistics Canada, Demography Division. Estimates based on the 2011 Standard Geographical Classification (SGC). Note: Births and...


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May 14, 2019

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Mobility refers to the movement of people in geographic space. This broad term encompasses everything from short-distance local moves (between neighbourhoods) to movement between Alberta and other countries.


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April 24, 2019

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This data set contains information on child care programs in Alberta. Data available includes the following: - Type of Program: child care programs in Alberta are either licensed under the Child Care Licensing Act (and include day care programs, preschool programs, group family child care...


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February 14, 2019

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This population estimates pyramid animates the changes in the age distribution of Alberta’s population.


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January 30, 2019

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Cyanobacteria (also referred to as blue-green algae) are common photosynthetic bacteria that live in surface waters. Under favorable conditions, such as warm water and high nutrient content, these bacteria can form nuisance “blooms”. The presence of blooms in recreational water causes unpleasant...


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January 25, 2019

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A student cohort is a group of students who are registered in a specific grade at a public, separate, Francophone, charter, provincial, federal or accredited private school. Service regions are defined areas of the province that provide a framework for better understanding local factors relating...


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December 31, 2018

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The Alberta Activity Index (AAX) closely tracks economic activity. Developed by Alberta Treasury Board and Finance, it is a weighted average of nine monthly indicators (employment, average weekly earnings, retail trade, wholesale trade, manufacturing, new truck sales, housing starts, rigs...


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December 15, 2018

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This statistic describes Headcounts (unique learners) by institution and academic year within Alberta's Publicly Funded Post-Secondary Education System. Headcounts represent the number of students enrolled, and are unique to each level reported, therefore summing up multiple values to "combine"...


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December 3, 2018

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Mercury (Hg) enters the environment through natural processes and human activities. There are three forms of Hg: elemental (metallic) mercury, inorganic mercury salts and organic mercury compounds. Methylmercury (MeHg) is often formed from inorganic mercury during biological processes such as...


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November 1, 2018

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The Base Watersheds is a collection of four (4) integrated geospatial datasets intended to represent hydrologically corrected Digital Elevation Model (DEM), Strahler Order coded simplified hydrography and watersheds, and hydrocoded routes at a scale of 1:20 000. The four (4) datasets include:...


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October 25, 2018

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The Plains Northern Foothills Boundaries feature class contains polygon features representing Department of Energy Regional Boundaries for the Province of Alberta.


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October 24, 2018

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The Survey of Albertans on Culture and Tourism is a province-wide telephone survey of 1,000 adult Albertans designed to understand perceptions and participation on various topics related to volunteer work, the arts, cultural industries, heritage, tourism, recreation, sport and community. The...


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October 18, 2018

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In rural Alberta, 90 per cent of people use private well water supplies for domestic use (e.g. drinking, cooking, bathing or cleaning). Domestic well water systems are not regulated by either the provincial or federal governments. The Government of Alberta along with Alberta Health Services...


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October 3, 2018

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This excel data incorporates royalty revenue from 1970 to the present, it is updated with all the Royalty information each August or September. It includes forecasting and budget scenarios in Millions. Specific information for conventional oil, natural gas and oil sands are included in the...


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June 29, 2018

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This is a linear disturbance dataset for the Livingstone-Porcupine Hills region of Alberta. This dataset was created to support spatial analyses of linear disturbances in the Livingstone-Porcupine Hills region for the Alberta Environment and Parks report entitled 'Linear Disturbances in the...


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May 14, 2018

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(StatCan Product) This information product has been customized to present information on parents with children by family status, family structure, education level, labour force participation, and child care payments.


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May 14, 2018

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(StatCan Product) This information product has been customized to present information on families with children by family structure, housing tenure, condition of dwelling, and family income.


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May 14, 2018

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(StatCan Product) This information product has been customized to present information on children by family structure, languages, Aboriginal identity, and mobility status.


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May 14, 2018

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The Census Division Boundary Files portray the census division boundaries for which census data are disseminated. A census division is usually made up of a number of adjacent census subdivisions (municipalities).


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March 1, 2018

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The Alberta Recreation Survey is a series of surveys that have been conducted approximately every four years since 1981. The survey collects information related to participation patterns of Albertans and the factors which influence their recreation activity choices. The following questions have...


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February 8, 2018

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This dataset contains Local Geographic Areas Boundaries and associated aggregations. This dataset was developed to help create maps using health data. The boundaries correspond to data summaries available in IHA/Open Data. Local Geographic Areas Boundaries and associated aggregations in SHP format.


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the density of wetland habitat in the agricultural region of Alberta in 2002. Wetlands are depressional areas that are wet for a long enough period that the plant and animals living in them are adapted to, and often dependent on, living in wet conditions for at least part of...


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December 4, 2017

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This map, created in 2002 using ArcGIS, describes the number of animal and plant species that are at risk in Alberta. 'Species at risk' is a term used by the Committee on the Status of Endangered Wildlife in Canada (COSEWIC) that includes the following categories of plants and animals:Extirpated...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the relative cultivation intensity in the agricultural area of Alberta. Cultivation intensity refers to the frequency of cultivation associated with the following management systems: no till, conventional tillage and summerfallow. It is an estimate of the degree to which...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the relative expense of fertilizer and lime in the agricultural area of Alberta. It is an estimate of the degree to which agriculture may affect nutrient levels in surface and groundwater. The classes shown on the map are ranked between 0 (lowest) and 1 (highest).Mapping the...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays an assessment of groundwater quality risk for the agricultural area of Alberta. Agricultural activities that may have an impact on groundwater quality include livestock, crop production and agrochemical use. These activities along with the physical characteristics represented by...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays the distribution of the main soil types found within the province of Alberta. The distribution pattern of soils in Alberta is strongly linked to climate and parent materials. Climate affects the location of different soil groups. The driest area in southeastern Alberta is...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the frost-free period in Alberta over the 30-year period from 1971 to 2000. A 30-year period is used to describe the present climate since it is enough time to filter out short-term fluctuations but is not dominated by any long-term trend in the climate. The frost-free period...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents an assessment of biodiversity risk for the agricultural area of Alberta in 2002. Biodiversity risk refers to the loss of biological diversity, or the variety of plant and animal life in agricultural landscapes. This map, created in ArcGIS, tries to show where biodiversity...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays the risk of soil degradation by water in the agricultural region of Alberta. Water erosion is a concern because it reduces soil quality by removing soil particles and nutrients, and reduces water quality if these particles are carried into nearby water bodies. The map uses five...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays the risk of soil degradation by wind in the agricultural region of Alberta. Wind erosion is a concern because it reduces soil quality by removing soil nutrients, smaller soil particles and organic matter. Wind erosion can reduce air quality during extreme erosion events and also...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the annual total precipitation in Alberta over the 30-year period from 1971 to 2000. A 30-year period is used to describe the present climate since it is enough time to filter our short-term fluctuations but is not dominated by any long-term trend in the climate. Annual total...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays an assessment of surface water quality risk for the agricultural area of Alberta. Agricultural activities that may have an impact on surface water quality, including livestock, crop production and agrochemical use, were identified and used to produce this map. The classes shown...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the relative expense of farm chemicals (herbicides, insecticides and fungicides) in the agricultural area of Alberta. It is an estimate of the degree to which crop production agriculture may contribute to surface or groundwater contamination.Agriculture production that makes...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the annual solar radiation in Alberta over the 30-year period from 1971 to 2000. A 30-year period is use to describe the present climate since it is enough time to filter out short-term fluctuation by is not dominated by any long-term trend in the climate. Daily total incoming...


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December 4, 2017

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The Aquifer Vulnerability Index (AVI) is a method of assessing the vulnerability of aquifers to surface contaminants in Alberta. An aquifer is a geological formation that is permeable enough to transmit sufficient quantities of water to possible to support the development of water wells. In the...


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December 4, 2017

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This map illustrates the distribution of soil parent material textures in the agricultural region of Alberta. Soil texture is defined by the relative proportions of the sand, silt and clay particles present. Soil textures are identified by classes using the Soil Texture Triangle illustrated...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the relative amount of manure production in the agricultural area of Alberta. It is an estimate of the degree to which livestock production may contribute to nutrient loading, pathogens and odour. The classes shown on the map are ranked between 0 (lowest) and 1 (highest).This...


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December 4, 2017

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The data represents the occurrence of saline soils in the agricultural area of Alberta. A Saline Soils is a non-alkali (pH less than 8.5 and exchangeable-sodium less than 15%) soil containing soluble salts in great enough quantities that they interfere with the growth of most crop plants. This...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays the distribution of Solonetzic soils in the agricultural region of Alberta. Solonetzic soils have developed on saline parent material that is high in sodium and have a characteristic hardpan layer that has formed in the subsoil. This hardpan is very hard when dry and has low...


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December 4, 2017

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The data, created in ArcGIS, represents an assessment of air quality risk for the agricultural area of Alberta in 2005. Agricultural activities that may have some influence on air quality manure production (odour) and cultivation intensity (particulate matter). The airsheds of the agricultural...


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December 4, 2017

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This map displays the percentage of organic matter in the surface layer of cultivated soils in the agricultural region of Alberta. Soil organic matter (SOM) is derived primarily from the decomposition of plant biomass. SOM improves both the physical and chemical properties of soil and has...