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  • Articles and reports: 85-002-X201700114689

    This Juristat article provides an overview of existing measures of organized crime in Canada in 2013 and 2014 and raises awareness regarding data availability, and the efforts being made to collect national police-reported data through the Uniform Crime Reporting Survey.

    Release date: 2017-01-18

  • Articles and reports: 13-604-M2014073

    This study provides upperbound estimates of the Canadian underground economic activity that could be missing from official gross domestic product (GDP) estimates. Canadian estimates are available for the period 1992 to 2011, for the three different methods of measuring GDP-income-based, expenditure-based and industry-based.

    Release date: 2014-01-30

  • Articles and reports: 13-604-M1994028

    This (1994) paper considers four alternative definitions of the underground economy and examines the available evidence about its size. Statistics Canada believes the underground economy is far smaller than the money demand studies have suggested.

    Release date: 1994-05-30
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  • Surveys and statistical programs – Documentation: 13-605-X201500414166

    Estimates of the underground economy by province and territory for the period 2007 to 2012 are now available for the first time. The objective of this technical note is to explain how the methodology employed to derive upper-bound estimates of the underground economy for the provinces and territories differs from that used to derive national estimates.

    Release date: 2015-04-29
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