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Canada Social Report:
A Compendium of Social Information

Over the past few years, the loss of data in Canada − especially the troubling dismantling of the long-form Census − inspired the Caledon Institute to launch this effort.  The Canada Social Report acts as a major hub for social information.  It is a resource for the entire social sector – to give all of us a strong voice and a powerful evidence base for informed policy conversations and the formulation of intelligent policy solutions.



Policy Monitors
A record of Canada’s federal, provincial/territorial and municipal social policy activity
Welfare in Canada
Annual calculations of the incomes of four selected households living on social assistance
Social Assistance
Summaries
Program descriptions and data on the number of social assistance cases and recipients by province/territory


In the News
 
Link to Federal and Provincial/Territorial Statistical Agencies.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
May 25, 2016
The province of British Columbia has provided $3 million to the BC Schizophrenia Society to help expand their province-wide caregiver network.  The network supports family and friends who are caring for loved ones with schizophrenia or serious mental illness. Link

 


 



 







 

 


 
 

 



 






 




 

 

 
 
 
 
 
 
 

 

 

 
 

 



 




   
Poverty Reduction
Strategies
Summaries of current provincial/territorial strategies
Poverty and
Inequality
Research studies on poverty and inequality
Social Policy Record
Chronology of key social policy measures
Minimum Wages
Annual report on minimum wages and comparisons to average earnings and key poverty measures
Disability Data
Data and information on disabilities
Indigenous Peoples
Data and information on the well-being of Indigenous and northern communities
Quality-of-Life Indicators
Summaries of key national and international quality-of-life studies
Canadian Tax and Credit Simulator
Portal to a computer model that simulates the Canadian personal income tax and transfer system

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