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.
Younger Canadians have grown more dissatisfied with the way things are going in the country, and more pessimistic about prospects for the next generation
This study is the second comprehensive look at the wellbeing of Toronto residents viewed in terms of social networks, social trust, civic engagement and neighbourhood support.
The majority of those who have been working from home say they prefer this arrangement and want it to continue once the pandemic is over.
Efforts to improve public health and contain the spread of serious illness must focus on both the lack of paid sick days and the influence of the prevailing workplace culture.
The pandemic’s impact has been felt more acutely and more persistently among young Canadian adults.
Many households face barriers to accessing the connectivity and tools that students need to learn online.
Canadians’ perceptions of their physical health and mental health have deteriorated during the pandemic.
The pandemic has exacerbated pre-existing inequalities within Canadian society.
The pandemic has not prompted Canadians to rethink their preferences regarding the division of powers in the federation
Experiences of working from home have been more challenging for some workers than others, especially for those with young children at home.
All in this Together? Canadians’ Views on Masks, Vaccines and Lockdowns during the COVID-19 Pandemic
There is widespread agreement across the country on key aspects of the response to the COVID-19 pandemic
First report from the Canadian Millennial and GenZ Social Values Study 2020
The COVID-19 pandemic has had a profoundly disruptive effect on the lives of Canadians, but the public’s general reaction to the situation remains more positive than negative.
A Better Canada confirms that, for many, the eventual reopening of the economy should mean something better than going “back to normal.”
2020 Survey on Employment and Skills: Preliminary Report / Sondage 2020 sur l’emploi et les compétences : Rapport préliminaire