Saskatchewan shows high levels of integration on the economic, health and social domains, but relatively low civic and democratic participation.
This dimension includes eight indicators drawn from the 2011 Census. Saskatchewan ranks high on most indicators of economic integration to include: wages, labour force participation, (full-time) employment and unemployment status, but ranks low with regard to subsidized housing.
This dimension includes six indicators drawn from the 2013 General Social Survey. Saskatchewan ranks high with regard to sense of belonging to Canada and to the local community, and ranks mid-range on other measures of social integration (e.g., sense of belonging to province, number of close friends).
This dimension includes four indicators drawn from the 2013 General Social Survey. Saskatchewan ranks high in terms of unpaid volunteer work in the past 12 months, but low on all other measures of civic and democratic participation (e.g., voting in last provincial/federal election).
This dimension includes five indicators drawn from the 2014 Canadian Community Health Survey. Saskatchewan ranks high in terms of cost as barrier for health care access and self-perceived unmet health care needs, but ranks low with regard to having a medical doctor.