Since its founding in 2006, the Institute has conducted a number of groundbreaking public opinion and social research projects. Our reports are listed by publication date, or can be searched by topic or survey series.
This report examines public opinion in Montreal, Toronto, Calgary-Edmonton (combined) and Vancouver. It assesses whether there is a common big-city mindset that differentiates those living in these major urban areas from the rest of the country.
Younger men are twice as likely as younger women to say they have been personally encouraged to become a candidate for elected office.
Tracking Canadian public opinion and how it is changing over time
Canadian public opinion today and how it has changed in the past year
What does the public expect from governments, and how well do they believe their country, province and local municipality are governed?
The public speaks on democracy and governance in Canada and across the Americas...
Two national Focus Canada surveys were conducted in 2013 on thematic issues: Climate change and carbon pricing (November 2013), and Crime and justice issues (October 2013)...
Focus Canada is an ongoing public opinion research program that provides a credible, independent and sustained source of Canadian public opinion data on important issues facing the country...