2008 General Social Survey report: Social networks help Canadians deal with change - ARCHIVED

Articles and reports: 11-008-X200900210891


More than four in ten Canadians reported a major change in their lives in the last twelve months. Using the 2008 General Social Survey on social networks, this article examines the types of change, their impact and how they are handled at various life stages. Results show that social networks, especially family, played an important role in dealing with change.

Issue Number: 2009002
Author(s): Keown, Leslie-Anne

Main Product: Canadian Social Trends

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