6 Contributors to Extreme Canadian Housing Demand

The real estate market in Canada has been a hot topic the past few years! Prices are at an all time high, leaving Canadians wondering why this is happening. While it can be broken down as a basic supply and demand issue, the reasoning behind why demand is high and supply is limited is a complex issue. In this post we will explore 6 factors contributing to the housing […]

Read More…

Win Big with Sports Fans and Followers

Score big with sports fans and followers. Just like a last minute buzzer beater.

Ready to score big with consumers? With our new data product, Sports Fans and Followers, you can ensure that you never strike out! We created this product by data mining robust patterns from a Vividata survey on Sports and eSports. Use this data to find out how to best interact with fans and to select the best sponsorship and advertising opportunities! […]

Read More…

Postal Code and Census Geographies and Their Linkages

Puzzle for linking postal codes to Census Geography

Postal Codes are designed for mail, granular, and widely used. They are not designed for collecting and publishing population statistics. Census Geographies are designed for governmental population statistics, but they are not widely known (who knows their DA or Census Tract?). How do we link them? […]

Read More…

Difference between Population Count in Census and Current Year Population Estimates

  Census population count represents the total population enumerated on the Census day. For example, on May 10, 2011,  Census 2011 counted Canadian total population as 33,476,688. However, some people might be away during the Census enumeration period or did not submit the Census forms.  A few people could be counted twice, e.g., students living […]

Read More…

Manifold and Census 2011

  Manifold has successfully incorporated the complete Census and National Housing Survey (NHS) 2011 into its current year updates of the population estimates and projections. Census 2011 was conducted on May 10th, 2011 with a mandatory short form of Census Questionnaire and a voluntary National Household Survey (NHS), which replaced the historical mandatory long form […]

Read More…

Manifold and Big Data

   The principal of Manifold Data Mining Inc., Dr. Zhen Mei, has been elected to the Editorial Board of the Scientific Journal: “Big Data and Information Analytics (BDIA)” published by the American Institute of Mathematical Sciences (https://aimsciences.org/index.html).  Through this engagement Manifold will work with leading international data mining scientists and apply cutting-edge technologies on predictive […]

Read More…