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Canadian Housing Survey (CHS) 2018

July 27, 2020

The 2018 Canadian Housing Survey (CHS) is now available for download and can be accessed by researchers with approved projects.

The CHS provides information on how Canadians feel about their housing and how housing affects them. Information is collected on core housing need, dwelling characteristics and housing tenure, perceptions on economic hardship from housing costs, dwelling and neighbourhood satisfaction, perceptions on neighbourhood issues and safety, housing moves and intentions to move, volunteering, community engagement, life satisfaction, community satisfaction, dwelling adaptations to improve accessibility, self-assessed health, experience with homelessness, and socio-demographic characteristics.

For any questions related to accessing this data, please contact your local Research Data Centre.