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Federal Electoral Districts of Canada
Entry ID: Canada_GeoGratis_FedElectDistr


Summary
Abstract: Data elements are feature coded and structurally clean. Map components are
available in a number of data exchange formats.

Note: Toponymic (Electoral District names) information is contained in
these data sets. Shoreline information and vectors are not included as part of
the Federal Electoral Districts of Canada data set. A shoreline clip coverage
can be obtained at the 1:1M scale in the VMAP(0) data set on GeoGratis. Federal
Electoral Districts of Canada information is a two-dimensional vector data set.

Access to information regarding these datasets and the capability to
download images and data files, free of charge, is available through GeoGratis.

Courtesy of Elections Canada/Donn?es gracieusement fournies par
?lections Canada.The purpose of the data on GeoGratis is to promote the use and
encourage education using Canadian geospatial information.

GeoGratis provides data to a wide variety of clients. The data
available from GeoGratis is primarily oriented to an audience familiar with
geographic information systems (GIS), or image analysis.
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Map Projection Name: Lambert Conformal Conic
Standard Parallel: 49
Standard Parallel: 77
Longitude of Central Meridian: -95
Latitude of Projection Origin: 49
False Easting: 0
False Northing: 0
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Geodetic Model:
Horizontal Datum Name: NAD 27
Ellipsoid Name: CLARKE1866
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Related URL
Link: View Related Information
Description: GeoConnections Discovery Portal. Canada's IDN Node.


Link: VIEW RELATED INFORMATION

Geographic Coverage
 N: 84.0 S: 42.0  E: -52.0  W: -141.0

Data Set Citation
Dataset Creator: Elections Canada, Electoral Geography Division
Dataset Title: Federal Electoral Districts of Canada
Dataset Release Date: 19970427
Dataset Release Place: Ottawa, Ontario, Canada
Dataset Publisher: Government of Canada
Online Resource: http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/download/electoral/


Temporal Coverage
Start Date: 1997-04-27


Location Keywords
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Alberta
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > British Columbia
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Manitoba
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > New Brunswick
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Newfoundland And Labrador
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Northwest Territories
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Nova Scotia
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Nunavut
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Ontario
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Prince Edward Island
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Quebec
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA > CANADA > Saskatchewan
CONTINENT > NORTH AMERICA
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > MID-LATITUDE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > NORTHERN HEMISPHERE
GEOGRAPHIC REGION > WESTERN HEMISPHERE


Science Keywords
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES >ADMINISTRATIVE DIVISIONS    [Definition]
HUMAN DIMENSIONS >BOUNDARIES >POLITICAL DIVISIONS    [Definition]


ISO Topic Category
BOUNDARIES


Access Constraints
none


Use Constraints
Licensing information located at http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/e_license.html


Keywords
GCMD


Data Center
Elections Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://www.elections.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: THE ENQUIRIES UNIT AT ELECTIONS CANADA
Phone: 1-800-INFO-VOTE (1-800 463-6868)
Fax: 1-888-524-1444
Email: enqmailmaster at electc.x400.gc.ca
Contact Address:
Elections Canada
257 Slater Street
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0M6
Country: Canada

GeoAccess Division, Canada Centre for Remote Sensing, Geomatics Canada, Earth Sciences Sector, Natural Resources Canada    [Information]
Data Center URL: http://geogratis.cgdi.gc.ca/

Data Center Personnel
Name: GEOGRATIS CLIENT SERVICES
Fax: +01-613-947-2410
Email: info at GeoGratis.cgdi.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 650
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada



Distribution
Fees: Gratuit-Free


Personnel
GEOGRATIS CLIENT SERVICES
Role: TECHNICAL CONTACT
Fax: +01-613-947-2410
Email: info at GeoGratis.cgdi.gc.ca
Contact Address:
615 Booth Street, Room 650
City: Ottawa
Province or State: Ontario
Postal Code: K1A 0E9
Country: Canada


Extended Metadata Properties
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Creation and Review Dates
DIF Creation Date: 2002-07-02
Last DIF Revision Date: 2018-12-06
Future DIF Review Date: 2006-06-18



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