Welcome to my.popdata

The my.popdata website provides access to a variety of online resources. Access to some parts of this site will require you to login using your PopData account. If you don't already have an account, you may register for one here.

PLEASE NOTE: Access to parts of this site requires agreement to the terms and conditions of the my.popdata Privacy Policy.


Education & Training


We also offer workshops, webinars, special events and fully-online certificate courses. For more information on these, and descriptions of our free courses and resources visit: www.popdata.bc.ca/etu

Research projects

Help and quick links

Available machines
SRE | SRTL | RTL

Help pages
SRE | SRTL | RTL

Metadata Central

Providing online access to data documentation on PopData's internal holdings, Metadata Central currently includes:

  • File-level information (inclusions and exclusions)
  • Field-level information (descriptions, background, data quality)
  • Basic data descriptives (code value frequencies, min/max)

Metadata Central is only available to selected users by clicking the MetaData Central tab at the top of this page

Forgot or need to resest your password?

If you have forgotten your password, please contact SRE Support at: SRE@popdata.bc.ca

To reset your password, login, click on the Account button on the far right of the navigation bar and select "Change Passphrase".

Coming soon - BC Data ScoutTM

BC Data ScoutTM is a data query service intended to provide cohort information in the form of highly aggregated, approximate results to researchers who are planning a study using Ministry of Health Data.

To check out this service you will need a my.popdata account to login. If you don't already have an account, you may register for one here.