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Source: Statistics Canada

Geographical Area: Canada (excluding territories) and provinces

Unit of Measurement: Percentage

The table below contains more information regarding the indicator.

Indicator name

Percentage of the population aged 12 and over who reported their sense of belonging to their local community as being very strong or somewhat strong

Target

No specific target

Indicator description

This indicator measures the proportion of the population aged 12 and over who reported their sense of belonging to their local community as being very strong or somewhat strong.

Geographical coverage

Canada (excluding territories) and provinces

Unit of measurement

Percentage

Calculations

Number of people who reported their sense of belonging to their local community as being very strong or somewhat strong divided by total population.

Comments and limitations

All estimates are calculated excluding non-response categories ('refusal', 'don't know', and 'not stated') in the denominator.

As a result of the 2015 redesign, the Canadian Community Health Survey has a new collection strategy, a new sample design, and has undergone major content revisions. With all these factors taken together, caution should be taken when comparing data from previous cycles to data released for the 2015 cycle onwards.

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