Canadian Social Trends (11-008-X)

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This publication discusses the social, economic, and demographic changes affecting the lives of Canadians.

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Please note that another publication, Insights on Canadian Society (75-006-X), was subsequently created to provide information on various aspects of Canadian society, including labour, income, education, social, and demographic issues.

Releases

Title Release date More info
Winter 2012, no. 94 July 30, 2012 More info
Leave practices of parents after the birth or adoption of young children July 30, 2012 More info
Summer 2012, no. 93 June 19, 2012 More info
Giving and volunteering among Canada's immigrants May 17, 2012 More info
Employer support of volunteering May 17, 2012 More info
Volunteering in Canada April 16, 2012 More info
Charitable giving by Canadians April 16, 2012 More info
Profile of seniors' transportation habits January 23, 2012 More info
Winter 2011, no. 92 January 17, 2012 More info
Quality of personal networks: Does living alone matter? November 30, 2011 More info
Personal networks and the economic adjustment of immigrants November 30, 2011 More info
What's stressing the stressed? Main sources of stress among workers October 13, 2011 More info
Intergenerational education mobility: University completion in relation to parents' education level August 24, 2011 More info
Commuting to work: Results of the 2010 General Social Survey August 24, 2011 More info
Generational change in paid and unpaid work July 12, 2011 More info
Recent evolution of immigrant-language transmission in Canada June 7, 2011 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2011, no. 91 June 28, 2011 More info
How does personal bankruptcy affect retirement plans? April 21, 2011 More info
Debt and family type in Canada April 21, 2011 More info
The financial knowledge of Canadians March 8, 2011 More info
Ethical consumption January 25, 2011 More info
Working at home: An update December 7, 2010 More info
Uptake of water- and energy-conservation devices in the home December 7, 2010 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2010, no. 90 December 2, 2010 More info
Help with activities of daily living for people with a disability October 19, 2010 More info
Child care for First Nations children living off reserve, Métis children, and Inuit children October 19, 2010 More info
Sharing their lives: women, marital trends and education September 9, 2010 More info
Family, community, and Aboriginal language among young First Nations children living off-reserve in Canada September 9, 2010 More info
Participation in sports and cultural activities among Aboriginal children and youth July 13, 2010 More info
Emigration from Canada to the United States from 2000 to 2006 July 13, 2010 More info
Migration from central to surrounding municipalities in Toronto, Montréal and Vancouver June 8, 2010 More info
Making fathers "count" June 8, 2010 More info
Foreign nationals working temporarily in Canada June 8, 2010 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2010, no. 89 June 16, 2010 More info
An exploration of cultural activities of Métis in Canada April 20, 2010 More info
A portrait of couples in mixed unions April 20, 2010 More info
The Census and the evolution of gender roles in early 20th century Canada March 8, 2010 More info
Social fact sheet March 8, 2010 More info
Precautions taken to avoid victimization: A gender perspective March 8, 2010 More info
Living with disability series: Life satisfaction of working-age women with disabilities March 8, 2010 More info
Economic fact sheet March 8, 2010 More info
Retail and customer service in French January 26, 2010 More info
Caring for a parent who lives far away: The consequences January 26, 2010 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2009, no. 88 December 18, 2009 More info
Living with disability series: Defining disability in the Participation and Activity Limitation Survey December 11, 2009 More info
Living with disabilities series: Social participation of children with disabilities December 11, 2009 More info
Do parental benefits influence fertility decisions? October 27, 2009 More info
Forty-year-old mothers of pre-school children: A profile September 17, 2009 More info
Online activities of Canadian boomers and seniors August 6, 2009 More info
2008 General Social Survey report: Social networks help Canadians deal with change June 26, 2009 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2009, no. 87 June 19, 2009 More info
Going on vacation: Benefits sought from pleasure travel May 12, 2009 More info
First Nations people: Selected findings of the 2006 Census May 12, 2009 More info
Life in metropolitan areas: Are suburban residents really less physically active? April 2, 2009 More info
Who participates in active leisure? February 17, 2009 More info
The impact of working in a non-official language on the occupations and earnings of immigrants in Canada January 20, 2009 More info
Métis in Canada: Selected Findings of the 2006 Census January 20, 2009 More info
Immigrants in Canada who work in a language other than English or French January 20, 2009 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2008, no. 86 December 9, 2008 More info
Selected findings of Aboriginal Children's Survey 2006: Family and Community November 26, 2008 More info
Inuit in Canada: Selected findings of the 2006 Census November 26, 2008 More info
Eldercare: What we know today October 21, 2008 More info
2007 General Social Survey report: The retirement plans and expectations of older workers September 9, 2008 More info
2007 General Social Survey Report: The retirement puzzle: Sorting the pieces September 9, 2008 More info
A profile of perceptions of incivility in the metropolitan landscape July 15, 2008 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2008, no. 85 June 3, 2008 More info
Kids' Sports June 3, 2008 More info
City of Québec 1608-2008: 400 years of censuses June 3, 2008 More info
Census snapshot: Canada's Changing Labour Force, 2006 Census June 3, 2008 More info
Who gets any sleep these days? Sleep patterns of Canadians. April 22, 2008 More info
Census Snapshot - Immigration in Canada: A Portrait of the Foreign-born Population, 2006 Census April 22, 2008 More info
Canadians abroad March 13, 2008 More info
The city/suburb contrast: How can we measure it? January 22, 2008 More info
Dependence on cars in urban neighbourhoods January 22, 2008 More info
ARCHIVED – Commemorative supplement - Québec 1608-2008: 400 years of censuses June 17, 2008 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2007, no. 84 December 11, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 84 December 11, 2007 More info
Staying at home longer to become homeowners? December 11, 2007 More info
Census snapshot on Canada: Families December 11, 2007 More info
Census snapshot of Canada - Population, age and sex December 11, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 84 October 23, 2007 More info
Young people's access to home ownership December 11, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 84 September 18, 2007 More info
Re-accreditation and occupations of immigrant doctors and engineers December 11, 2007 More info
Delayed transitions of young adults December 11, 2007 More info
Census Snapshot of Canada — Urbanization December 11, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2007, no. 83 June 19, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 83 June 19, 2007 More info
Canadians and their non-voting political activity June 19, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 83 May 15, 2007 More info
Time escapes me: Workaholics and time perception June 19, 2007 More info
Aboriginal languages in Canada: Emerging trends and perspectives on second language acquisition June 19, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – Special Edition 2007 April 30, 2007 More info
Immigrants' perspectives on their first four years in Canada: Highlights from three waves of the Longitudinal Survey of Immigrants to Canada April 30, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 83 March 27, 2007 More info
Keeping up with the times: Canadians and their news media diet June 19, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 83 February 13, 2007 More info
Time spent with family during a typical workday, 1986 to 2005 June 19, 2007 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2006, no. 82 December 15, 2006 More info
Feeding the soil puts food on your plate December 15, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 82 December 15, 2006 More info
Seniors' access to transportation December 15, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 82 November 7, 2006 More info
Like commuting? Workers' perceptions of their daily commute December 15, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 82 October 3, 2006 More info
Junior comes back home: Trends and predictors of returning to the parental home December 15, 2006 More info
Interreligious unions in Canada December 15, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – No. 82 August 1, 2006 More info
When is junior moving out? Transitions from the parental home to independence December 15, 2006 More info
Court referrals for a group of youth and young adults December 15, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2006, no. 81 June 28, 2006 More info
Who's religious? June 28, 2006 More info
Till death do us part? The risk of first and second marriage dissolution June 28, 2006 More info
Taking charge: Perceptions of control over life chances June 28, 2006 More info
Learning disabilities and child altruism, anxiety, and aggression June 28, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2006, no. 80 March 21, 2006 More info
Young adults who give and receive help March 21, 2006 More info
Passing on the ancestral language March 21, 2006 More info
Parents with adult children living at home March 21, 2006 More info
Home heating and the environment March 21, 2006 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2005, no. 79 December 6, 2005 More info
Willing to participate: Political engagement of young adults December 6, 2005 More info
The housing transitions of seniors December 6, 2005 More info
Getting to work December 6, 2005 More info
Ethnocultural diversity in Canada: Prospects for 2017 December 6, 2005 More info
Aiming high: Educational aspirations of visible minority immigrant youth December 6, 2005 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2005, no. 78 September 13, 2005 More info
What makes retirement enjoyable? September 13, 2005 More info
What do seniors spend on housing? September 13, 2005 More info
The changing health of immigrants September 13, 2005 More info
South Asians in Canada: Unity through diversity September 13, 2005 More info
Preparing for retirement September 13, 2005 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2005, no. 77 June 7, 2005 More info
The sandwich generation June 7, 2005 More info
Social anxiety disorder: Much more than shyness June 7, 2005 More info
Elder care and the complexities of social networks June 7, 2005 More info
Always a bridesmaid: People who don't expect to marry June 7, 2005 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2005, no. 76 March 8, 2005 More info
Self-employment activity of rural Canadians March 8, 2005 More info
Marital satisfaction during the retirement years March 8, 2005 More info
I am Canadian March 8, 2005 More info
Chinese Canadians: Enriching the cultural mosaic March 8, 2005 More info
Becoming Canadian: Intent, process and outcome March 8, 2005 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2004, no. 75 December 7, 2004 More info
You can't always get what you want: Retirement preferences and experiences December 7, 2004 More info
Well-being of off-reserve Aboriginal children December 7, 2004 More info
Provincial variation in reading scores of 15-year-olds December 7, 2004 More info
Perceptions of Canadians: A sense of belonging, confidence and trust December 7, 2004 More info
Off-reserve Aboriginal Internet users December 7, 2004 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2004, no. 74 September 14, 2004 More info
Looking after seniors: Who does what for whom? September 14, 2004 More info
Immigrants in demand: Staying or leaving? September 14, 2004 More info
Does French immersion improve reading achievement? September 14, 2004 More info
Class of 2000: Student loans September 14, 2004 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2004, no. 73 June 8, 2004 More info
Visible minorities in the labour force: 20 years of change June 8, 2004 More info
Rural-urban migration in the 1990s June 8, 2004 More info
Mixed unions June 8, 2004 More info
Kids witnessing family violence June 8, 2004 More info
Against the odds: A profile of at-risk and problem gamblers June 8, 2004 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2004, no. 72 March 9, 2004 More info
Well-being of the non-reserve Aboriginal population March 9, 2004 More info
Visible minority neighbourhoods in Toronto, Montréal, and Vancouver March 9, 2004 More info
The feminization of work March 9, 2004 More info
Profile of disability in 2001 March 9, 2004 More info
Blacks in Canada: A long history March 9, 2004 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2003, no. 71 December 9, 2003 More info
Update on education December 9, 2003 More info
Parental leave: more time off for baby December 9, 2003 More info
Healthcare in French outside Quebec December 9, 2003 More info
Across the generations: grandparents and grandchildren December 9, 2003 More info
30 years of education: Canada's language groups December 9, 2003 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2003, no. 70 September 9, 2003 More info
Would you live common-law? September 9, 2003 More info
Update on cultural diversity September 9, 2003 More info
Unpaid informal caregiving September 9, 2003 More info
Stress at work September 9, 2003 More info
May-December: Canadians in age-discrepant relationships September 9, 2003 More info
Earnings of immigrants in the 1990s September 9, 2003 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2003, no. 69 June 10, 2003 More info
Update on families June 10, 2003 More info
The health of Canada's shift workers June 10, 2003 More info
Tech and teens: access and use June 10, 2003 More info
Couples living apart June 10, 2003 More info
Child free by choice June 10, 2003 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2003, no. 68 March 18, 2003 More info
Traumatic life events March 18, 2003 More info
Studying and working: the busy lives of students with paid employment March 18, 2003 More info
Pockets of belief: religious attendance patterns in Canada March 18, 2003 More info
Motherhood and paycheques March 18, 2003 More info
Housing: an income issue March 18, 2003 More info
Family violence against seniors March 18, 2003 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2002, no. 67 December 17, 2002 More info
Unmet health care needs December 17, 2002 More info
Underweight Canadians December 17, 2002 More info
On the edge: financially vulnerable families December 17, 2002 More info
Is your community child-friendly? December 17, 2002 More info
I still feel overqualified for my job December 17, 2002 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2002, no. 66 September 17, 2002 More info
Vox populi: Canadians who speak up September 17, 2002 More info
Time alone September 17, 2002 More info
Suicide deaths and attempts September 17, 2002 More info
Health information on the net September 17, 2002 More info
Are families getting richer? September 17, 2002 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2002, no. 65 June 11, 2002 More info
Time or money? How high and low income Canadians spend their time June 11, 2002 More info
Ontario Grade 3 student achievement June 11, 2002 More info
No time to relax? How full-time workers spend the weekend June 11, 2002 More info
Better things to do or dealt out of the game? Internet dropouts and infrequent users June 11, 2002 More info
A little place in the country: a profile of Canadians who own vacation property June 11, 2002 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2002, no. 64 March 11, 2002 More info
The changing recreational spending patterns of Canadian families March 11, 2002 More info
Staying in touch: contact between adults and their parents March 11, 2002 More info
Learning computer skills March 11, 2002 More info
Driven to excel: a portrait of Canada's workaholics March 11, 2002 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2001, no. 63 December 11, 2001 More info
Wired young Canadians December 11, 2001 More info
Volunteering and giving: A regional perspective December 11, 2001 More info
The time of our lives ... December 11, 2001 More info
Older surfers December 11, 2001 More info
Connected to the Internet, still connected to life? December 11, 2001 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2001, no. 62 September 11, 2001 More info
Mobile homes in Canada September 11, 2001 More info
Kids and teens on the net September 11, 2001 More info
Generosity: 30 years of giving September 11, 2001 More info
Family disruptions and childhood happiness September 11, 2001 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2001, no. 61 June 12, 2001 More info
Patterns of volunteering over the life cycle June 12, 2001 More info
From sun-up to sundown: Work patterns of farming couples June 12, 2001 More info
Evolving family living arrangements of Canada's immigrants June 12, 2001 More info
Enjoying work: An effective strategy in the struggle to juggle? June 12, 2001 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2001, no. 60 March 12, 2001 More info
You snooze, you lose - Sleep patterns in Canada March 12, 2001 More info
The evolution of communication March 12, 2001 More info
Net shopping March 12, 2001 More info
Learning on your own March 12, 2001 More info
Getting ready for the 2001 Census March 12, 2001 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 2000, no. 59 December 12, 2000 More info
100 years of education June 8, 2001 More info
Patterns of religious attendance December 12, 2000 More info
100 years of urban development December 12, 2000 More info
100 years of income and expenditures December 12, 2000 More info
100 years of health December 12, 2000 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 2000, no. 58 September 12, 2000 More info
Passing on the language: Heritage language diversity in Canada September 12, 2000 More info
Dependence-free life expectancy in Canada September 12, 2000 More info
A family affair: Children's participation in sports September 12, 2000 More info
100 years of immigration in Canada September 12, 2000 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 2000, no. 57 June 13, 2000 More info
The other side of the fence June 13, 2000 More info
One hundred years of labour force June 13, 2000 More info
Community involvement: The influence of early experience June 13, 2000 More info
Being there: The time dual-earner couples spend with their children June 13, 2000 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 2000, no. 56 March 16, 2000 More info
Traffic report: weekday commuting patterns March 16, 2000 More info
The changing face of conjugal relationships March 16, 2000 More info
Stateward bound March 16, 2000 More info
One hundred years of families March 16, 2000 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 1999, no. 55 December 9, 1999 More info
Plugged into the Internet December 9, 1999 More info
Moving to be better off December 9, 1999 More info
Mapping the conditions of First Nations communities December 9, 1999 More info
In sickness and in health: the well-being of married seniors December 9, 1999 More info
Help close at hand: relocating to give or receive care December 9, 1999 More info
Family characteristics of problem kids December 9, 1999 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 1999, no. 54 September 9, 1999 More info
Visible minorities in Toronto, Vancouver and Montreal September 9, 1999 More info
University graduates at college September 9, 1999 More info
Seniors behind the wheel September 9, 1999 More info
North is that direction September 9, 1999 More info
Eldercare in Canada: who does how much? September 9, 1999 More info
Are children going to religious services? September 9, 1999 More info
ARCHIVED – Summer 1999, no. 53 June 8, 1999 More info
Youth and crime June 8, 1999 More info
Widows living alone June 8, 1999 More info
Who has a third child? June 8, 1999 More info
Under one roof: three generations living together June 8, 1999 More info
Search for success: finding work after graduation June 8, 1999 More info
Melanoma June 8, 1999 More info
ARCHIVED – Spring 1999, no. 52 March 11, 1999 More info
The crowded nest: young adults living at home March 11, 1999 More info
Seniors: a diverse group aging well March 11, 1999 More info
Recent immigrants in the labour force March 11, 1999 More info
Educational achievement of young aboriginal adults March 11, 1999 More info
At work despite a chronic health problem March 11, 1999 More info
ARCHIVED – Winter 1998, no. 51 December 22, 1998 More info
Skill deficits among the young December 14, 1998 More info
Paying off student loans December 14, 1998 More info
Literacy: does language make a difference? December 14, 1998 More info
Ice Storm '98 ! December 14, 1998 More info
Canada's aboriginal languages December 14, 1998 More info
ARCHIVED – Fall 1998, no. 50 September 15, 1998 More info
Trends in contraceptive sterilization September 15, 1998 More info
In and out of low income September 15, 1998 More info
Who needs short-term help? September 15, 1998 More info
When parents replace teachers: the home schooling option September 15, 1998 More info
Religious observance, marriage and family September 15, 1998 More info

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