User Guide for the Survey of Household Spending, 2003 - ARCHIVED

Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 62F0026M2004003


This guide presents information of interest to users of data from the Survey of Household Spending, which gathers information on the spending habits, dwelling characteristics and household equipment of Canadian households.

This guide includes definitions of survey terms and variables, as well as descriptions of survey methodology and data quality. One section describes the statistics that can be created using expenditure data (e.g., budget share, market share and aggregates).

Issue Number: 2004003
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PDFDecember 13, 2004