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Maps at VPL

The VPL map collection includes maps and atlases of every description: from street maps of present-day Vancouver to historical atlases of ancient Rome, from bathymetric maps of the ocean floor to geological maps of Jupiter's moons.

Getting Started With SimplyAnalytics

SimplyAnalytics provides access to demographic, spending and market segmentation data, and business listings from across Canada.  You can use SimplyAnalytics to create maps and reports covering a wide range of geographies from provinces, to cities down to census tracts and even smaller areas.


SimplyAnalytics front page


To begin click on the New project  button to create a map or table

You can choose  Locations, Data and Businesses using the buttons on the left side of the screen.

The Help button on the upper right gives access to documentation and videos that  present more details about using SimplyAnalytics.


Data Available in SimplyAnalytics


Demographic Estimates Current year plus future projections to 2021 for some variables
Household Spending Average and total expenditure per household for a variety of products and services
PRIZM5 Divides residents of Canada into 68 lifestyle segments with information on attitudes, demography and spending patterns.  Available for Britsh Columbia only.
Business Directory Includes line of business, contact name, number of employees and estimated sales



Video Tutorials

More SimplyAnalytics training videos from Royal Rhodes University


Training Video from the creators of SimplyAnalytics