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SFS (Survey of Financial Security)


This survey provides information of the net worth (wealth) of Canadian families, that is, the value of their assets less their debts.

Publications using this survey

Rothwell, D., and Robson J. (2018).  The prevalence and composition of asset poverty in Canada: 1999, 2005, and 2012. International Journal of Social Welfare, 27 (1), 17-27. Abstract
Blumenthal, A., and Rothwell D. W. (2018).  The measurement and description of child income and asset poverty in Canada. Child Indicators Research, ePub ahead of print, 1-27. Abstract
Meetun, C. (2018).  Income and net-worth: A comparative analysis of immigrant inequality. Migration and Ethnic Relations. London, ON: University of Western Ontario. Abstract
Lavecchia, A. M. (2018).  Tax-free savings accounts: Who uses them and how?. Working Paper Series, Department of Economics. Ottawa, ON: University of Ottawa. Abstract