Aboriginal Children's Survey, 2006 : Concepts and Methods Guide - ARCHIVED

Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 89-634-X2008006


This guide is intended to help data users understand the concepts and methods used in the 2006 Aboriginal Children's Survey (ACS), which was conducted from October 2006 to March 2007.

Technical details on sampling, processing and data quality are included in this guide. Further, the guide explains the relationship between the ACS and the 2006 Census and cautions users as to important differences in the data produced from these two sources. Appendix 1 contains a glossary of terms that relate to the ACS. Answers to some frequently asked questions are provided in Appendix 2. Links to the 2006 ACS questionnaires are found in Appendix 3.

Issue Number: 2008006
Author(s): Langlet, Éric
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