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Guide for understanding the census and creating census maps.
1. Choose geographic level
2. Choose census variable(s)
2. Download data
3. Download boundary file
4. Join data and boundary files using ArcGIS
5. Create map
Mapping Census Data excellent guide by Eva Dodsworth, University of Waterloo
Please contact Spatial and Numeric Data Services for assistance.
Census data + Boundary file = Census map