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Canadian Financial Capability Survey: Public use microdata file, 2014

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Released: 2015-03-23

The public use microdata file for the 2014 Canadian Financial Capability Survey is now available upon request.

The survey sheds light on Canadians' knowledge, abilities and behaviour concerning financial decision-making. In other words, the survey covers how Canadians understand their financial situation, the financial services available to them and their plans for the future.

The survey collects information on respondents' approaches to day-to-day money management and budgeting, longer term money management and general financial planning.

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The Canadian Financial Capability Survey was sponsored by the Financial Consumer Agency of Canada.

Results from the 2014 survey were released in The Daily on November 6, 2014.

The product Canadian Financial Capability Survey: Public Use Microdata File, 2014 (Catalogue number18-505-X), is now available upon request.

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