Data Visualization Platform for Economic Development and Planning
With Cityviz, get all relevant data from Statistics Canada, BC Stats and other sources all in one place, always up-to-date, pre-processed and visualized and ready for your reports
How Cityviz helps
Cityviz makes relevant data available at fingertips of economic development officers, investors, planners and government officials need on a daily basis to make informed business decisions.
It collects data from various data sources in one single place and always up-to-date.
The application is helpful out of the box for smaller municipalities that don’t have dedicated staff for data analysis or economic development functions, because it provides the insights that are ready to use in any economic development or planning scenario.
Larger Municipalities and other levels of provincial government
Cityviz has a unique set of features that help larger municipalities, regional districts and other levels of government by complementing any tools they might already be using in their workflow.
- All Data at One Single Place
No more searching for data tables on Statistics Canada, BC Stats or CMHC. We got it all ready at your fingertips.
- Always up-to-date
We automated the procedures of getting fresh data, be it monthly results of Statistics Canada surveys, or 5-yearly census data.
- Economic Indicators Dashboard
Population growth, housing starts, building permits, business licenses, and more. Economic profile of the community at a glance.
- All Census topics
Demographics, labour force, housing – vast amount of census data presented using engaging data visualizations that are easy to understand.
- Real Estate Sales
Real estate sales transactions at municipality level. Overview (total number of sales, total amount, median sales prices), residential and commercial properties by category, and more.
- Interactive maps
Market research / site selection tool to explore the community demographics by selected topic of interest, overlay marker layers to lay out the locations of establishments for selected industry.
- Download reports (PDF / Word)
Download Economic Indicators report in a PDF format, or Microsoft Word for further editing. Select topics of your interest and generate your own report with a click of a button.
- Download data (CSV / Excel)
Download data in CSV format throughout the application to power your own analysis.
We acknowledge and honor that we do business on the traditional and unceded territory of the Syilx Okanagan people. We recognize and respect the presence, rights and title, and economic power of Indigenous people, past, present and future.
Creating mutually beneficial relationships with Indigenous communities and businesses is one of our top priorities. For this reason, we are a member of the ABM Community, an Indigenous-led business network that allows us to make meaningful connections, learn, improve and do business.