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Business Statistics Field [textual record]. 



Place of creation

No place, unknown, or undetermined

3.0 m of textual records

Scope and content

Series consists of copies of blank questionnaires for a variety of surveys of finances, industry, manufacturers and commodities related to the question of business statistics.

Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
from 1323 to 1335
90: Open
Textual records
96: Restrictions vary
32: Restricted by law
Archival reference no.
Former archival reference no.

Terms of use

Copyright belongs to the Crown.

Finding aid 31-11 is a handwritten file list referring to volumes 1323-1335. 31-11 (Paper)

Finding aid 31-13 is a typed file list referring to volume 1570. 31-13 (Paper)

Finding aid 31-14 is a typed file list referring to volume 1571. 31-14 (Paper)

Biography / Administrative history

Created in 1973 from the Financial Statistics Branch, the Business Statistics Field was responsible for the collection, processing and publication of statistics from business firms. The field ceased to exist in 1979 when it was amalgamated with the Economic Accounts and Integration Field to form the Economic Statistics Field. RG 31 General Inventory; Statistics Canada Annual Reports; David A Worton, The Dominion Bureau of Statistics: A history of Canada's Central Statistics Office and its antecedents, 1841-1972"; "Organization of the Government of Canada".

Additional information

Source of title
Title is based on the contents of the series.

No further accruals are expected.


Related control no.

1. 76/013
2. 1981-82/143 GAD
3. 1984-85/224 GAD
4. 91-261 OFRC
5. 2001-00666-7
6. RG31
7. RG31-D
8. RG31-C-3