Since its founding in 2006, the Institute has conducted a number of groundbreaking public opinion and social research projects, in most cases addressing populations not usually heard from and answering questions not previously asked.
This report examines the perceptions of workers in the nonprofit sector and how these differ from workers in other sectors
In the pandemic’s third year, a significant number of Canadians missed work or school due to COVID-19
The proportion of Canadian workers participating in training to improve their skills has increased over the past two years
A Report from the 2022 Social Capital in Canada Study
Younger Canadians have grown more dissatisfied with the way things are going in the country, and more pessimistic about prospects for the next generation
The diminishing concern about the impact of free trade on Canada’s cultural identity coincides with sharp differences of opinion between Canadians and Americans on prominent social issues.
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.
Many Canadians find it a challenge to keep their work, family and personal lives in balance.
Identity, life aspirations and engagement of Millennial and Gen Z Canadians
The sense that there is a need to continue to promote the equality of women has not faded – rather, it is more pronounced today than in previous decades.
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.
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.
A national study of Millennials and leading-edge Gen Z Canadians
Experiences of working from home have been more challenging for some workers than others, especially for those with young children at home.
First report from the Canadian Millennial and GenZ Social Values Study 2020