Instructions for Customizing your own Community Infographic

What you will need:

  1. A recent version of Adobe Reader. This product can be downloaded at no cost at the Adobe website.
  2. Data from the CDP catalogue corresponding to the theme and the community. Click here for a list of variables and download links.

Steps to follow:

  1. Select your preferred infographic: available templates are listed below.
  2. Determine the specific place for which you’d like to create a customized Community Infographic.
  3. Compile the data: all the data needed to create your own customized infographic is linked below.
  4. Open the template using Adobe Reader. Use the “Tab” key on your keyboard to identify locations for data entry.
  5. Type in the name or value into each blank field of the template.
  6. Save the file with a new file name. Note that the file will remain editable after you’ve saved it.
  7. Create as many Community Infographics for as many places as you want!
  8. Contact us by email at information@communitydata.ca if you have any questions.

Advanced instructions for adding your logo to the Community Infographic

Requirements: A version of Adobe Acrobat license with editing capability (this may require a paid subscription)

For Adobe Acrobat 9 or 10:

  1. Go to Advanced Editing
  2. Select Touch Up Object tool
  3. Right click or control click to Place Image
  4. Select your logo image file. Rescale to fit in upper right hand corner.

For Adobe Acrobat 11 or later:

  1. Go to Tools > Edit > Add Image
  2. Select your logo image file. Rescale to fit in upper right hand corner.

Click here to download a PDF version of these instructions.

DIY Infographics Available

List of fillable infographics: 

Online infographic tools: 

 

List of Variables and Download Links

Click on the infographic title for the corresponding variable table and links:

  1. Village of 100 (2016 data)
  2. Regional Profile (2016 data)
  3. Education (2011 data)
  4. Employment (2016 data)
  5. Income (2016 data)
  6. Housing (2016 data)
  7. Poverty - T1FF (2015 data)
  8. Poverty - NHS (2011 data)
  9. Health Profile (2016 data)
  10. Immigration Profile (2016 data)

1. Village of 100

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Variable

Geography

Source

Gender: male or female (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Age: 0-14, 15-24, 25-64, 65-74, 75+, median age (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Marital status: single/never married (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Marital status: common law (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Marital status: married (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Marital status: divorced/separated/widowed (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Languages spoken at home: English (#) or French (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Languages spoken at home: top non-official (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: Aboriginal peoples (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: visible minorities (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: immigrants (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: employed (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: low-income* (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: renters (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Miscellaneous: owners (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

* After-tax Low Income Measure (LIM)

 

2. Regional Profile

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Variable

Geography

Source

Population, total (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Households, total (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Couple families (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Lone parent families (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

People living alone (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median after-tax income ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Unemployment: employed (%)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Poverty: live in poverty* (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Education: post secondary degrees (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Housing cost: spend more than 30% of income on housing (%)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Households: renter households (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Aboriginal Peoples: First Nations, Métis or Inuit people (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Seniors: aged 65+ (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Immigrants: between 2011-2016 (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

* After-tax Low Income Measure (LIM)

 

3. Education

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (15+) #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Full-time post secondary students #

Depends on source

Your local source

Average undergraduate tuition fees (provincial) $

PR

Table 477-0077

Less than high school (15+) %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

High school (15+) %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) aboriginal %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) non-aboriginal %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) low-income %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) not low-income %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) recent immigrant %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Post secondary (15+) Canadian-born %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Low-income, less than high school %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Low-income, high school %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Low-income, post secondary %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Top field of study 1

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Top field of study 2

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Top field of study 3

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Top field of study 4

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

 

4. Employment

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population, 25-64 (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Employment rate (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Unemployment rate (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Annual employment growth (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Sex, age

Employment rate: men (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Employment rate: women (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Employment rate: Aboriginal peoples (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Employment rate: immigrants (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Employment rate: new immigrants (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Employment rate: age 15-24 (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Employment rate: age 25-54 (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Employment rate: age 55-64 (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: full-time (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: part-time (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: employees (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: permanent (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: temporary workers (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: self-employed (%)

PR

2016 LFS – Job tenure, sex, age

Labour force: working poverty rate (%)

CD, CMA/CA, CT, FSA

2015 T1FF – Income of Families

Top occupation 1, 2, 3, 4, 5

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Labour (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Labour (CMA/CA)

 

5. Income

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population, 15+ (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median household income: couple families ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median household income: lone-parent families ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median household income: not in a family ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median individual income: men ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income: women ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income: Aboriginal peoples ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income: non-Aboriginal peoples ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income: immigrants ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income: non-immigrants ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income by age: 15-24 ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income by age: 25-54 ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income by age: 55-64 ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Median individual income by age: 65+ ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Top 1%: number (#)

PR, CMA

CANSIM 204-0001

Top 1%: median household income ($)

PR, CMA

CANSIM 204-0001

EI caseloads (#)

Depends on source

Your local source

Social assistance caseloads (#)

Depends on source

Your local source

 

6. Housing

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Private households: in families (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Private households: on their own (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median value of private homes ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median monthly shelter costs: owners ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Median monthly shelter costs: renters ($)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Private dwellings (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Privately owned (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Rental housing (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Dwellings in need of major repair (#)

CD, CSD, DA, CMA/CA, CT, ER, ADA

2016 Census

Vacancy rates (2015) 2 bed apartment (%)

PR, CMA

CMHC

Waiting list for social housing (#)

Depends on source

Local source

Households living in unaffordable housing: owners (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Housing

Households living in unaffordable housing: renters (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Housing

Poverty rate by housing status: owners (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Housing

Poverty rate by housing status: renters (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Housing

Poverty rate by housing status: subsidized housing (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Housing

 

7. Poverty – T1FF

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Variable

Geography

Source

Low Income Rate*: total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Family Type: couple families with children (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Family Type: couple families without children (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Family Type: lone-parent families (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Family Type: not in a census family (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, children < 18 years: living in couple family (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, children < 18 years: living in lone-parent family (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, adults 18-64 years: living in family (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, adults 18-64 years: living on own (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, seniors 65+ years: living in family (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Low Income Rate by Age, seniors 65+ years: living on own (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Working poverty rate (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 90/10 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 90/50 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 50/10 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

* After-tax Low Income Measure (LIM)

 

8. Poverty – NHS 2011

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Poverty rate (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Aboriginal total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Aboriginal aged under 18 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Aboriginal aged 18-64 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Aboriginal aged 65+ years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Non-Aboriginal total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

People with disabilities total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

People with disabilities aged under 18 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

People with disabilities aged 18-64 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

People with disabilities aged 65+ years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

People without disabilities total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Immigrants total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged under 18 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 18-64 years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 65+ years (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Immigrants total population (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

 

9. Health Profile

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Variable

Geography

Source

Quality of life: life expectancy at birth (years)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Quality of life: premature mortality per 100,000 population (#)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Quality of life: self-rated health as good, very good or excellent, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Quality of life: self-rated mental health as good, very good or excellent, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Quality of life: participation / activity limitation as sometimes or often, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): diabetes, 20+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): asthma, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): high blood pressure, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): COPD*, 35+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): cardiovascular disease, 20+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health Conditions (self-reported): overweight or obese, 18+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: access to regular doctor, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: influenza immunization within the past year, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: household food security, moderate or severe (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: wear bike helmets most of the time or always, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: physical activity, moderately active or active, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: leisure screen time 15+ hours/wk, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Healthy Living and Supports: daily or occasional smoker, 12+ (%)

PR, Health regions

Canadian Institute for Health Information

Health region reference maps: click here

 

10. Immigration Profile

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Population: Canadian-born (#)

CD, CSD

2016 Census – Immigration

Population: Immigrants (#)

CD, CSD

2016 Census – Immigration

Immigrants by age: 0-15 (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Immigrants by age: 15-24 (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Immigrants by age: 25-64 (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Immigrants by age: 65+ (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

By period of immigration: 2011-2016 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

By period of immigration: 2001-2010 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

By period of immigration: 1991-2000 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

By period of immigration: 1981-1990 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

By period of immigration: before 1981 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Top countries of origin: 1, 2, 3, 4 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Economic status: employment rate (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Economic status: unemployment rate (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Labour

Economic status: median individual income ($)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Economic status: poverty* rate LIM-AT (%)

CMA/CA

2016 Census - Income

Highest level of education, 15+: less than high school (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Highest level of education, 15+: high school (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

Highest level of education, 15+: post secondary (#/%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

2016 Census – Immigration (CD, CSD)

2016 Census – Immigration (CMA/CA)

* After-tax Low Income Measure (LIM)