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Famex (Survey of Family Expenditures)

Description

This survey was conducted to provide the socio-economic living conditions of households in Canada. The information was used to provide major data components needed for the production of the weights used in the compilation of the Consumer Price Index.

Publications using this survey

Brzozowski, M., Gervais M.., Klein P.., and Suzuki M.. (2010).  Consumption, income, and wealth inequality in Canada. Review of Economic Dynamics, 13 (1), 52-75., January Abstract
Brzozowski, M. (2005).  Does one size fit all? The CPI and Canadian seniors. Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population (SEDAP) Research Papers, Abstract
Alan, S., Crossley T. F., Grootendorst P., and Veall M. R. (2002).  Out-of-pocket prescription drug expenditures and public prescription drug programs. Social and Economic Dimensions of an Aging Population (SEDAP) Research Papers, , December: McMaster University. Abstract