Market Research Resources

These downloadable market research resources will help you determine your target market, analyze your sales potential and succeed!

For all things market research, Small Business BC offers market research consultation services.

Date: 2013/10/03

BC Stats is the central statistical agency of the Province of British Columbia and has the largest concentration of statistical products, services, and expertise.  Available information includes business and economic statistics, labour and social statistics, demographic analyses, and provincial survey analyses.

Date: 2013/10/03

The BC Chamber of Commerce is a not-for-profit organization representing the interests and concerns of local Chambers of Commerce and corporate members from across the province. The BC Chamber of Commerce – the Voice of Business in BC – gives the business community a presence on the provincial level.

Date: 2013/10/03

Statistics Canada produces statistics that help Canadians better understand their country—its population, resources, economy, society and culture.  In Canada, providing statistics is a federal responsibility. As Canada’s central statistical agency, Statistics Canada is legislated to serve this function for the whole of Canada and each of the provinces and territories.

Date: 2011/06/06

Canada’s business and consumer site.  Program areas include developing industry and technology capability, fostering scientific research, setting telecommunications policy, promoting investment and trade, promoting tourism and small business development, and setting rules and services that support the effective operation of the marketplace.

Date: 2011/06/06

Statistical presentation of industry trends on topics such as establishments, GDP, production, employment, and international trade for the sectors of the Canadian Economy using the latest annual data from Statistics Canada.

Date: 2011/06/06

Trade Data Online provides the ability to generate customized reports on Canada’s and U.S. trade in goods with over 200 countries.

Date: 2010/11/08

Canada Post’s Householder Counts and Maps help Direct Marketers to target their audiences by providing information on the counts of houses, apartments, farms and businesses throughout Canada,  Householder Counts and Maps are for Direct Marketers who need to obtain specific geographic and point of call data to target specific audiences or customers.

Date: 2010/11/08

Canada’s online phone book for business and personal searches.  Reverse look ups, maps, and driving directions are also available.

Date: 2010/11/08

Canada’s profile on The World Factbook, which provides information on the history, people, government, economy, geography, communications, transportation, military, and transnational issues for 266 world entities.

Date: 2010/11/08