Measure Description

Name % of population who report being satisfied with life "every day" or "almost every day"
Latest Data 82.1%
Definition Percentage of population who reported being satisfied with their life “every day” or “almost every day” in the past month.
Data Source Canadian Community Health Survey (CCHS) Mental Health, Statistics Canada.
Population Population 18 years and older.
Data Available Sex, age groups, household income quintile, province/territory, urban/rural residence, and immigrant status.
Methods Calculation Numerator: Number of adults 18+ who reported they are satisfied with life “every day” or “almost every day”; Denominator: Total population, aged 18+
Additional Notes A high percentage can be interpreted as a positive result.
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