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Education and literacy surveys

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International youth survey (IYS), 2006 - Canada survey Reloaded 2007/11/02
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Division
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Data Liberation Initiative
Data Documentation

Adult Literacy and Life Skills Survey (ALL), 2003-2006-2008 -new-
Principal investigator: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Divison, National Literacy Secretariat & Human Resources Development Canada
Data Documentation

International adult literacy and skills survey (IALSS), 2003
Principal investigator: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Divison, National Literacy Secretariat & Human Resources Development Canada
All countries file Data Documentation
Canada file Data Reloaded 2007/11/21 Documentation

Student financial survey, 2001-2002
Principal investigator: EKOS Research Associates for Canadian Millenium Scholarship Foundation
Distributor: Canada Millenium Scholarship Foundation
Data Documentation

International adult literacy survey (IALS), 1994-1996-1998
Principal investigator: Organization for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD)
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Divison, National Literacy Secretariat & Human Resources Development Canada
Data Documentation

School leavers' follow-up survey, 1995 Data Documentation

School leavers' survey, 1991 Data Documentation

Survey of literacy skills used in daily activity, 1989
Principal investigator: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Division
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Division
Data Documentation

Drop-out phenomenon in Ontario secondary schools, 1987
Principal investigator: Goldfarb Consultants, Ltd.
drop-outs and graduates Data Documentation
employers Data
parents Data
teachers Data

Academic profession in Canada, 1986
Principal investigator: Lennards, Jos
Distributor: York University. Institute for Social Research (P679)
Data Documentation

Survey of postsecondary students, 1984
Principal investigator: Canada. Department of the Secretary of State
Distributor: Statistics Canada. Special Surveys Division
Data Documentation

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Last updated: 2014/09/19