A day in the life: How do older Canadians spend their time? - ARCHIVED

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This study uses the 2015 General Social Survey on Time Use to examine the time spent by Canadian seniors aged 65 and over on various activities. The paper focuses on three types of activities: unpaid household work, active pursuits and passive leisure activities. It examines the factors associated with time spent on these activities, and also provides comparisons with the 1986 General Social Survey on Time Use.

Issue Number: 2018001
Author(s): Arriagada, Paula
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