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Statistics & Data

As you begin your research, ask yourself: Who would collect this information?

Often the answer is:

  • Governmental agencies 
  • International organizations

 In this guide you'll find resources to help you find data. 

  • Governmental agencies: Statistics Canada and other government agencies provide detailed demographic data
  • International organizations: International organizations, such as the United Nations and the World Bank, provide social and economic world data


Thank you to Gerstein Library's Health Statistics Guide for many pages in this guide.