The Wealth of Canadians: An Overview of the Results of the Survey of Financial Security - ARCHIVED

Stats in brief: 13F0026M2006001


This report provides an overview of the results of the Survey of Financial Security (SFS). This survey collected information on the assets and debts of families and unattached individuals. Data collection took place from May to July 2005, in all provinces.

The 2005 SFS provides a comprehensive picture of the wealth of Canadians. Information was collected on the value of all major financial and non-financial assets and on the money owing on mortgages, vehicles, credit cards, student loans and other debts. The value of these assets less the debts is referred to in this report as net worth.

Issue Number: 2006001
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PDFDecember 7, 2006