A **statistical unit** is the unit of observation or measurement for which data are collected or derived. Listed below are the major statistical units about which information is collected in Statistic Canada Surveys. Other statistical units are also used and definitions for these will be added over time.

## Statistical units starting with the letter A

## Statistical units starting with the letter B

## Statistical units starting with the letter C

- Case
- Census family
- Census farm
- Charge
- Collective dwelling
- Collective dwelling occupied by usual residents
- Company
- Couple
- Couple family
- Couple family with children
- Crime

## Statistical units starting with the letter D

## Statistical units starting with the letter E

- Economic family
- Employed person
- Employee
- Enterprise
- Establishment
- Estimate
- Experienced labour force person

## Statistical units starting with the letter F

## Statistical units starting with the letter G

## Statistical units starting with the letter H

## Statistical units starting with the letter I

## Statistical units starting with the letter J

## Statistical units starting with the letter K

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## Statistical units starting with the letter L

## Statistical units starting with the letter M

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## Statistical units starting with the letter N

## Statistical units starting with the letter O

## Statistical units starting with the letter P

- Person
- Person 15 years and over
- Person 15 years or over
- Person aged 55 or over
- Person not in a census family
- Person not in economic family
- Person with recent work experience
- Persons charged
- Police officer
- Police personnel
- Police service
- Population
- Private dwelling
- Private dwelling occupied by usual residents
- Private household
- Property owner

## Statistical units starting with the letter Q

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## Statistical units starting with the letter R

## Statistical units starting with the letter S

## Statistical units starting with the letter T

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## Statistical units starting with the letter U

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## Statistical units starting with the letter V

## Statistical units starting with the letter W

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## Statistical units starting with the letter X

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## Statistical units starting with the letter Y

## Statistical units starting with the letter Z

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