A national survey of Canadians aged 15 and over whose everyday activities are limited because of a long-term condition or health-related problem. Includes labour market experiences of adults with disabilities and profiles of persons with disabilities.
Information on the labour market participation of Canadians 25 to 64 years of age with a physical or mental disability related to seeing, hearing, mobility, flexibility, dexterity, pain, learning, development, psychological/mental disorders or memory.
Using the Participation and Activity Limitation Survey (2001), this article examines the prevalence of children with disabilities, whether they attend regular classes and the conditions for which they need special services. It also examines access to educational services needed, which services are most needed and used, and what barriers may get in the way of obtaining such services.
The national survey gathers information about adults and children whose daily activities are limited by a physical, mental, or other health-related condition or problem. Includes disability rates, demographic distribution, type and severity of the activity limitation, specialized equipment or aids, support required to complete everyday tasks, barriers and accommodation to employment, education, housing, transportation, leisure and impact of activity limitations on children and their families.
Provides centralized access to information about disability research. Established by the Canadian Council on Social Development (CCSD), with financial support from Human Resources Development Canada (HRDC).
Summary of demographic and economic statistics on the non-institutionalized population with disabilities. Contains information on the population size and disability prevalence for various demographic groups, as well as statistics for employment, earnings, income, veterans' service-connected disability and health insurance.