Education Indicators in Canada
The publication Education Indicators in Canada: Report of the Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program is now available.
This report presents education indicators for all of Canada, the provinces, and the territories, as well as selected international comparisons and comparisons over time. This edition includes information on demographic characteristics of the school-aged population, student achievement, research and development, and labour market outcomes.
The Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program (PCEIP) draws from a wide variety of data sources to provide information on the school-age population; the financing of education systems; elementary and secondary education; postsecondary education; and transitions and outcomes.
For more information from the PCEIP, please see the article released today in the publication Just the facts. As well, for more data-related information, please refer to the Education, Training and Learning Data Portal, also released today.
Note to readers
The Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program is an ongoing initiative of the Canadian Education Statistics Council, a partnership between Statistics Canada and the Council of Ministers of Education (Canada) that provides a set of statistical measures on education systems in Canada.
The publication Education Indicators in Canada: Report of the Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program, September 2019 (81-582-X), is now available.
The publication Education Indicators in Canada: Handbook for the Report of the Pan-Canadian Education Indicators Program (81-582-G) is also available. This handbook provides general descriptions for each indicator, explains the major concepts discussed, and includes definitions, as well as an overview of the methodology, limitations and data sources.
For more information, or to enquire about the concepts, methods or data quality of this release, contact us (toll-free 1-800-263-1136; 514-283-8300; STATCAN.infostats-infostats.STATCAN@canada.ca) or Media Relations (613-951-4636; STATCAN.mediahotline-ligneinfomedias.STATCAN@canada.ca).