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!
  3. Try the prototype Map-based Data Access Tool for data! Currently available for Village of 100Regional Profile and Education infographics.

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)
  2. Regional Profile (2016)
  3. Education (2016)
  4. Employment (2016)
  5. Income (2016)
  6. Housing (2016)
  7. Poverty - T1FF (2017)
  8. Poverty - NHS (2017)
  9. Health Profile (2017)
  10. Immigration Profile (2017)

1. Village of 100 (get the data from the Data Access Tool)

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Variable

Geography

Source

Population, total (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Gender, male or female (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Age, grouped (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Median age (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Marital status, single/never married (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Marital status, common law (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Marital status, married (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Marital status, divorced/separated/widowed (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Languages spoken at home, English (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Languages spoken at home, French (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

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

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Population groups, Aboriginal peoples (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, visible minorities (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, immigrants (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, employed (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, low-income (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, renters (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Population groups, owners (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

 

2. Regional Profile (get the data from the Data Access Tool)

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Variable

Geography

Source

Population, total (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Households (private dwellings), total (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Couple families (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Lone parent families (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

People living alone (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

Median after-tax income ($)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Unemployment (%)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Poverty (after-tax LIM) (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Education, post secondary degree (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

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

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Households, renter (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

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

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Seniors, aged 65+ (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Immigrants, between 2006-2011 (#)

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

Census, 2011

 

3. Education (get the data from the Data Access Tool)

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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) #

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Unemployment rate %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Annual employment growth %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate, men %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate, women %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate, Aboriginal peoples %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Employment rate, immigrants %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Employment rate, new immigrants %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Employment rate, age 15-24 %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate, age 25-54 %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Employment rate, age 55-64 %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Labour force, full-time %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Labour force, permanent %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Labour force, employees %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Labour force, part-time %

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Labour force, temporary %

ER, PR

LFS, 2015

Labour force, self-employed %

ER, PR

LFS, 2015

Labour force, working poverty rate %

PR, CD, CMA/CA, CT, FSA, Postal city

T1FF, 2014

Top occupation 1

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Top occupation 2

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Top occupation 3

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Top occupation 4

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

Top occupation 5

ER, PR, CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011 or LFS, 2015

 

5. Income

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (15+) #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median household income, couple families $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median household income, lone-parent families $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median household income, not in a family $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, total (15+) $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, age 15-24 $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, age 25-64 $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, age 55-64 $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, age 65+ $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, men $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, women $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, Aboriginal peoples $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, non-Aboriginal peoples $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, immigrants $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, non-immigrants $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median individual income, top 1 percent $

PR, CMA

CANSIM 204-0002

Number of top 1 percent households #

PR, CMA

CANSIM 204-0002

Social assistance caseloads #

Depends on source

Your local source

EI caseloads #

Depends on source

Your local source

 

6. Housing

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Private households, in families #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Private households, on their own #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median value of private homes $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median monthly shelter costs, owners $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Median monthly shelter costs, renters $

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Private dwellings #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Privately owned #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Rental housing #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Dwellings in need of major repair #

CD, CSD, CMA/CA, custom geos

NHS, 2011

Vacancy rate 2 bed apt %

PR, CMA

CMHC

Waiting list for social housing #

Depends on source

Your local source

Households living in unaffordable housing, owners %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Households living in unaffordable housing, renters %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Poverty rate by housing status, owners %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Poverty rate by housing status, renters %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Poverty rate by housing status, subsidized housing %

CD, CSD, CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

 

7. Poverty – T1FF

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population (#/%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Children <18 years (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Children <18 years living in couple family (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Children <18 years living in lone-parent family (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Adults 18-64 years (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Adults 18-64 years living in a family (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Adults 18-64 years living on own (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Seniors 65+ (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Seniors 65+ living in a family (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Seniors 65+ living on own (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Family File

Working poverty rate (%)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 90/10 (#)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 90/50 (#)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

Income inequality 50/10 (#)

CSD, FSA

T1FF – Custom order

 

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 region

CCHS

Quality of life - premature mortality (rate)

PR, Health region

CCHS

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

PR, Health region

CCHS

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

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health Conditions (self-reported) – diabetes 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health (self-reported) – asthma 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health Conditions (self-reported) – high blood pressure 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health Conditions (self-reported) – COPD 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health Conditions (self-reported) – cardiovascular disease 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CIHI

Health Conditions (self-reported) – overweight or obese 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Healthy Living and Supports – daily or occasional smokers 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Healthy Living and Supports – access to regular doctor 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Healthy Living and Supports – influenza immunization 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

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

PR, Health region

CCHS

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

PR, Health region

CCHS

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

PR, Health region

CCHS

Healthy Living and Supports – leisure screen time 15+ hours/wk for 12+ years (%)

PR, Health region

CCHS

Health region reference maps: click here

 

10. Immigration Profile

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Variable

Geography

Source

Total population – immigrants (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Total population – Canadian-born (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 0-15 (#/%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 15-24 (#/%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 25-64 (#/%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Immigrants aged 65+ (#/%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

By period of immigration 2011-2016 (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

By period of immigration 2001-2011 (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

By period of immigration 1991-2001 (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

By period of immigration 1981-1991 (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

By period of immigration before 1981 (#)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Top countries of origin (#) list four

CMA/CA, CD/CSD

NHS, 2011

Economic status – employment rate (%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Economic status – unemployment rate (%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Economic status – median individual income ($)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Economic status – poverty rate LIM-AT (%)

CMA/CA, CD/CSD, CG

NHS, 2011

Total population by first generation (%)

CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Total population by first generation (%)

CMA/CA

NHS, 2011

Total population by first generation (%)

CMA/CA

NHS, 2011