Self-reported loneliness among recent immigrants, long-term immigrants, and Canadian-born individuals

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Many newcomers to Canada experience disruption to their social networks during migration and encounter barriers when establishing new relationships and connections, leaving them vulnerable to social and emotional loneliness. This article uses the 2018 General Social Survey to compare self-reported loneliness between immigrants and the Canadian-born population.

Issue Number: 2021007
Author(s): Hou, Feng; Stick, Max; Kaida, Lisa
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