Esri Business Analyst

Esri Business Analyst Desktop

Business Analyst for Desktop—Canadian Edition

Data Packages

You can access and analyze demographic and business data for Canada with the Canadian Edition of Business Analyst for Desktop, available in three license levels: Basic and Standard (formerly Premium). Compare the products.

Canadian users can purchase these licenses, and additional data, by contacting Esri Canada.

Demographic Data

More than 2,500 demographic variables, provided by Environics Analytics, including 2008, 2013, 2015, 2018, and 2023 updates and projections, are available. These variables, augmented by Adjusted Census 2011 data, are aggregated at the province, census division, census subdivision, census metropolitan area, census tract, federal electoral district, postal forward sortation area (FSA), and dissemination area (DA) levels.

Segmentation Data

Environics Analytics customer profiling system, PRIZMC2, classifies Canadian neighbourhoods into 66 distinct market segments based on the most important drivers of consumer behaviour: demographics, lifestyles, and values. PRIZMC2 data is available at the dissemination level (DA) in the Enhanced Dataset product and Standard product.

Business Data

This database from Dun & Bradstreet (D&B) contains information on over 1 million Canadian businesses. The database is enhanced by D&B's proprietary DUNSRight™ quality assurance process which includes over 2,000 separate automated checks, plus many manual ones, to ensure the data meets their high quality standards. The database provides clients with the ability to obtain nonmailable lists of businesses by trade area based on industry class (SIC), employee counts, and sales volume.

Canadian Shopping Centre Data

Canadian Directory of Shopping Centres, compiled by Rogers Publishing and provided by Environics Analytics, offers a national file of major shopping centres containing information such as centre name, address and intersection, centre type and anchor tenants, year opened, total store count, parking spaces, and gross leasable area (GLA). This database contains the most current and comprehensive shopping centre data available.

Street Data

NAVTEQ’s high-quality, nationwide street and geocoding databases provide routing attributes and attractive map displays as a single street database source.