Enumeration Area Boundaries, 1971 Census

Coordinate system: 3978 - "NAD83 / Canada Atlas Lambert"


This product contains restored 1971 census enumeration area (EA) boundaries for Canada's largest cities. The areas covered by the restored EA polygons account for 61.8% Canada’s total population in 1971.

EAs are the smallest geographical unit for the release of 1971 census statistics. Digitized 1971 EA boundaries are available for all 33 census metropolitan areas (CMAs) defined by the 2011 Census of Population.

The restored EA boundaries also include 1971 population and dwelling statistics.

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