Research on Rural Canada

Ontario

Strengthening Rural Canada: Fewer & Older: The Coming Demographic Crisis in Rural Ontario – Using data derived and analyzed from both the 2001 Census and the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), this report analyzes past, present and future demographic changes in rural and urban Ontario, as well as measures the impact of human capital in rural and urban settings.

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Read the outline of the rural Ontario visits

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Newfoundland & Labrador

Fewer & Older: The Coming Population and Demographic Challenges in Rural Newfoundland & Labrador – Using data derived and analyzed from both the 2001 Census and the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), this report analyzes past, present and future demographic changes in rural and urban Newfoundland and Labrador, as well as measures the impact of human capital in rural and urban settings.

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Read the executive summary

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Read the outline of the rural Newfoundland and Labrador visits

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Saskatchewan

Fewer & Older: Population and Demographic Crossroads in Rural Saskatchewan – Using data derived and analyzed from both the 2001 Census and the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), this report analyzes past, present and future demographic changes in rural and urban Saskatchewan, as well as measures the impact of human capital in rural and urban settings.

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Read the executive summary

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Read the outline of the rural Saskatchewan visits

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British Columbia

Fewer & Older: The Population and Demographic Dilemma in Rural British Columbia – Using data derived and analyzed from both the 2001 Census and the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), this report analyzes past, present and future demographic changes in rural and urban British Columbia, as well as measures the impact of human capital in rural and urban settings.

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Read the executive summary

View the infographic

Read the outline of the rural British Columbia visits

Watch a recording of the webinar

Canada

Fewer & Older: Population and Demographic Challenges Across Rural Canada – A Pan-Canadian Report – Using data derived and analyzed from both the 2001 Census and the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), this report analyzes past, present and future demographic changes in rural and urban provinces across Canada (namely British Columbia, Newfoundland and Labrador, Ontario and Saskatchewan), as well as measures the impact of human capital in rural and urban settings.

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Place-Based Report

Strengthening Rural Canada: Why Place Matters in Rural Communities – Place-based approaches are most frequently used as a response to complex community issues that are persistent or structural in nature. While the focus, scope and intensity of place-based approaches vary, they most commonly result in new, locally made strategies and interventions that use, modify and/or extend existing resources in order to better serve the particular needs of a given community.

Read our place-based report