Evaluation of the guaranteed income supplement : phase 1 summary report.: Em12-58/2019E-PDF

"The Old Age Security program is the largest statutory program of the Government of Canada, and consists of the Old Age Security pension, the Guaranteed Income Supplement, and the Allowance. The Guaranteed Income Supplement is provided to low-income seniors aged 65 years and over who receive the Old Age Security pension and are below a low-income cut-off level. In 2017-18, an average of 1.9 million seniors (about 32% of Old Age Security pensioners) received Guaranteed Income Supplement payments in addition to their monthly Old Age Security pension"--Executive summary, page 4.

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Publication information
Department/Agency Canada. Employment and Social Development Canada.
Title Evaluation of the guaranteed income supplement : phase 1 summary report.
Publication type Monograph
Language [English]
Other language editions [French]
Later edition Evaluation of the Guaranteed Income Supplement - phase II /
Format Electronic
Electronic document
Note(s) Title from cover.
"January 2019."
Issued also in HTML format.
Issued also in French under title: Évaluation du supplément de revenu garanti : rapport sommaire de la phase 1.
Includes bibliographical references.
Publishing information [Gatineau, QC] : Employment and Social Development Canada = Emploi et développement social Canada, 2019.
Description 1 online resource (49 pages) : graphs
ISBN 9780660304861
Catalogue number
  • Em12-58/2019E-PDF
Departmental catalogue number ESDC Cat. No. : SP-1205-05-19E
Subject terms Income security
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