Vancouver demonstrates low levels of integration for the economic and health domains, average integration with regard to civic and democratic participation, and ranks high in terms of social integration.
This dimension includes eight indicators drawn from the 2011 Census. Vancouver ranks moderately high in regard to subsidized housing and unemployment status, but ranks lower on all other measures of economic integration (e.g., non-official language at work, full-time employment status).
This dimension includes six indicators drawn from the 2013 General Social Survey. Vancouver ranks high for number of close friends/close friends living in the same community, but ranks low in terms of being a victim of discrimination in the past 5 years.
This dimension includes four indicators drawn from the 2013 General Social Survey. Vancouver ranks in the middle on all measures of civic and democratic participation (e.g., voted in last provincial election and federal elections).
This dimension includes five indicators drawn from the 2014 Canadian Community Health Survey. Vancouver ranks in the middle for satisfaction with life and cost as a barrier to health care access, but ranks low on other health indicators (e.g., self-perceived unmet health care needs).