Canadians’ connections with family and friends

Articles and reports: 89-652-X2014006

Description:

This report examines Canadians’ social connections, using the 2013 General Social Survey on Social Identity. Three aspects are examined 1) size of social networks (number and type of social connections), 2) frequency and types of communication, and 3) characteristics of friends. The report ends with a short discussion of the possible impact of social connections on Canadians’ overall quality of life.

Issue Number: 2014006
Author(s): Sinha, Maire
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