Posts Tagged ‘families’

UBC experts for Statistics Canada census on Canadian families and living arrangements

Sep. 18, 2012 | Filed under: Hot Topics, Media Advisory, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

On Sept. 19, Statistics Canada will release their 2011 census report, which describes how families and living arrangements have changed in Canada over the last decade. UBC experts are available to comment on the report, which will be available at www.statcan.gc.ca at 8:30 a.m. EST.

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New poll shows Canadians want to make family a priority

Feb. 7, 2012 | Filed under: Media Release | Tags: , , , ,

Canadians want to make family a priority – 85 per cent want to spend more time with their families and 60 per cent want governments to support policy changes that make it easier to raise a family, according to a national poll by McAllister Opinion Research about research led by University of British Columbia professor Paul Kershaw.

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Generations disagree on public funding priorities: new poll data

Dec. 15, 2011 | Filed under: Media Release | Tags: , , , , , , , ,

Younger adults want Canada’s wealth invested more evenly across the generations, while Canadians older than 55 say they should ‘wait their turn,’ according to new polling data.

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UBC 2011 federal election experts

Mar. 25, 2011 | Filed under: Media Release, News Feed | Tags: , , , , , , , , , , , , ,

UBC experts are available to comment on a number of hot topics related to the possible upcoming Canadian election.

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