Data Resources for Social Work
February 2013

http://www.library.mcgill.ca/edrs/seminar/Social/SWRK_general.html
 

Susan Czarnocki   (Char-not-ski)
Electronic Data Resources Service
susan.czarnocki@mcgill.ca

(514) 398-1429


 



 Social Policy Research: International Focus
  The Spirit Level: why more equal societies almost always do better
 
Social Policy Research: Canadian Focus
Millenium Development Goals:

Finding and Using MicroData

(see discussion of Data-types, below)

FINDING AND USING CANADIAN NUMERIC DATA

CANSIM: Canadian Socio-Economic Information and Management Database

  • CANSIM I:   the 'original' version:  about 8 million series;  no longer being updated
  • CANSIM II  the "new, improved" version:  about 25 million series, and counting....

Different Access Points: