Skip to Main Content

Data and Statistics

a guide to finding data and/or statistics of interest to students and scholars engaged in all kinds of research.

Sources of Data - By Subject

To expand your search, look at sources in the Canadian Data page. Some sources of Canadian Data allow you to retrieve provincial data or data for even smaller regions.

Nova Scotia Portal
Business and Industry
Economy and Finances

Maps and geography

Consider consulting the GISciences Centre for additional help and information. See also GISciences Centre's In-house Data and the geospatial data page for more maps and geospatial data.

Nova Scotia Only

Historical Census pop/dwelling data for small communities

These publications are shelved  on the second floor of the Killam Library in the
Government Documents collection,