Participation in the Old Age Security program - National Household Survey / Edouard Imbeau.: Em12-69/2020E-PDF
"The Old Age Security (OAS) program is the first pillar of Canada's retirement income system, providing a basic pension to nearly all seniors, and a supplement to low-income seniors. The OAS program provides a modest base upon which individuals may add income from other sources, such as the Canada or Quebec Pension Plan (C/QPP), retirement pensions and personal savings. The benefits under the OAS program include the OAS pension, the Guaranteed Income Supplement (GIS) and the Allowances. This paper examines the take-up of OAS benefits, among those who are eligible, and the financial situation of beneficiaries of the Allowances. This study is a part of the overall work being conducted for the evaluation of the OAS program – scheduled to be completed in 2018"--Introduction, page 4.
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|Department/Agency||Canada. Employment and Social Development Canada. Evaluation Directorate, issuing body.|
|Title||Participation in the Old Age Security program - National Household Survey / Edouard Imbeau.|
|Other language editions||[French]|
|Note(s)|| Issued also in French under title: Participation au programme de la Sécurité de la vieillesse - Enquête nationale auprès des ménages. |
"Paper prepared for the evaluation of the Old Age Security program."
Issued also in HTML format.
Includes bibliographical references (page 29).
|Publishing information|| [Gatineau, Quebec] : Employment and Social Development Canada = Emploi et développement social Canada, 2016. |
|Author / Contributor||Imbeau, Edouard, author.|
|Description||1 online resource (29 pages)|
|Catalogue number|| |
|Departmental catalogue number||SSD-238-12-20E|
|Subject terms|| Old age pensions -- Canada. |
Income maintenance programs -- Canada.
Older people -- Canada -- Economic conditions.
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