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Social Work: Statistics

Statistics and Data Portals

Statistics Canada Homepage

Discover resources, news, and research from Canada's national statistical agency.


Repository of socio-economic survey, census, and polling data from Statistics Canada, Ipsos Reid, Gallup, etc.


Canadian Institute for Health Information

Statistics and analysis on the Canadian health care system.

Public Health Agency of Canada (PHAC) Surveillance

Uses administrative data to analyze incidence, prevalence, and outcomes of chronic conditions and disease in Canada.

Canadian Index of Wellbeing

Measures the social well-being of Canadians.

The Source for Women's Health

Identifies and tracks sources of women's health data, reports, and reviews.

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Elections Canada

Campaign results, voter turnout, and campaign finance information. Click on Resource Centre for reports and publications.


Juristat is Statistics Canada’s annual publication for crime and justice statistics, such as homicide rates and violent crime rates by region. See topics by browsing by Chronological Index in the left-hand menu.

Community Information Database (CID)

Develop basic socio-economic profiles for communities in Canada.

WomanStats Project

A compilation of data on over 260 indicators of women's status in 174 countries. Creating a free account is required.


Visit the Data and Statistics Subject Guide to find more resources and to connect with the Data Librarian.

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Last Updated: January 9, 2024 11:53am