2014 National Survey of Caregivers
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Title2014 National Survey of Caregivers
Study Global IDhdl:11272/10426
AuthorsCanada Health Infoway
ProducerCanada Health Infoway (CHI)
Funding AgencyCanada Health Infoway
DistributorUniversity of Victoria Libraries
Distribution DateJanuary, 2017
Deposit DateJanuary, 2017
Original Dataverse
Description and Scope

In 2014, Canada Health Infoway undertook a national exploratory survey with R.A.Malatest & Associates Ltd., a third party research firm to conduct opinion research to investigate the value of Digital Health for caregivers in Canada. This Market Research Report, assesses perceptions of caregiving responsibilities with respect to access to care, coordination of care provided by healthcare professionals and various digital health solutions.

Description DateJanuary, 2017
KeywordsHealth (ACV)
Topic ClassificationOpen (Open Access Tag)
Geographic CoverageCanada
Geographic UnitProvinces
Unit of AnalysisIndividuals
UniverseNational Panel. Panelists were recruited into the panel via telephone surveys that used a random sample of Canadians. This recruitment method ensures that results are more representative of the views of Canadians than typical commercial surveys. The response rate for this survey was 27%. This compares to commercial panels that typically see response rates of less than 5%. To increase representativeness, results were weighted to census proportions by region and age.
Kind of DataSurvey Data
Data Collection / Methodology
Data CollectorR.A.Malatest & Associates Ltd
Sampling ProcedureConvenience sample of panel respondents contacted via email.
Collection ModeOnline survey
Response Rate505 (±4.4%)**Results may or may not be generalizable to Canadians as a whole.
Data Availability
Number of Files 2
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ContactJennifer Conn
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