Ontario’s Ministry of Finance regularly updates its population projections for the province; its most recent updates were published in the Spring 2016. These population projections are organized into 4 different datasets:
- projections for the whole province
- projections for each census division
- projections for each Local Health Integration Network (LHIN)
- projections for each Ministry of Children and Youth Services’ Service Delivery Division (SDD) region
Unfortunately (even inexplicably), Ontario uses a different scheme for identifying Census Divisions from Canada’s. We may use this map:
and this map:
allow us to generate the following table of alignments:
We will need to make use of this Table of alignments when we come to map the Ministry of Finance’s population projections onto the boundaries of Ontario’s Local Health Integration Networks (LHINs).
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