Canadian Income Survey: Food insecurity and unmet health care needs, 2018 and 2019

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This paper outlines two indicators, food insecurity and unmet health needs, identified in Government of Canada's Opportunity for All - Canada's First Poverty Reduction Strategy that can now be produced using the Canadian Income Survey (CIS), starting in reference year 2018. Specifically, the paper describes the two indicators, provides estimates for the 2018 and 2019 reference years and compares the CIS derived estimates to similar estimates produced by the Canadian Community Health Survey.

Issue Number: 2021009
Author(s): Caron, Nathalie; Plunkett-Latimer, Jacob
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