Standard Geographical Classification (SGC) 2016
Status: This standard was approved as a departmental standard on May 16, 2016.
The standard classification version of the SGC 2016 provides standard names and codes for the geographical regions of Canada, provinces and territories, census divisions (counties, regional municipalities) and census subdivisions (municipalities).
The names and codes for census metropolitan areas, census agglomerations, economic regions, census agricultural regions and census consolidated subdivisions are shown in the variants of SGC 2016. The first use of the standard version of SGC 2016 and its variants was in the 2016 Census.
|Code||Geographical region of Canada||Map|
|1Atlantic||Atlantic||HTML | PDF|
|2Quebec||Quebec||HTML | PDF|
|3Ontario||Ontario||HTML | PDF|
|4Prairies||Prairies||HTML | PDF|
|5British Columbia||British Columbia||HTML | PDF|
|6Territories||Territories||HTML | PDF|