The Toronto Social Capital Study 2022 is the most in-depth look at social capital in the city. Released by Toronto Foundation and the Environics Institute, along with 15 partners, the report covers Torontonians’ wellbeing based on their social networks, social trust, civic engagement and neighbourhood support. 

300,000 Torontonians say they have no one 

Results show who's disconnected and why that matters to city's health 

SHARON-AVERY

This important report asks the question: How well are we connected?

In light of our collective experience of the past 2.5 years – a global pandemic that forced us all into protective isolation, this question is – and should be – fundamental.

Findings

What's changed for 4,000 Torontonians over the last four years

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The 2022 Toronto Social Capital Study directs attention beyond slogans, to what this might mean in practice.

Related Research

 

Commissioned by Community Foundations of Canada, Social Capital in Canada 2022 reveals the findings from an online survey of 2,000 Canadians. And we’re more alike than different.

Resources

National Findings

Commissioned by Community Foundations of Canada, Social Capital in Canada 2022 reveals the findings from an online survey of 2,000 Canadians. And we’re more alike than different.

Press release

The release highlights the good and bad news including how the five hardest hit groups are faring, and what measure of social capital has changed the most in four years.

Take the Survey

Take this sample survey to get an idea of how much social capital you have. The Toronto Social Capital Survey captures the results from over 4,000 Torontonians.

Fact Sheets

How certain groups are faring including Torontonians with disabilities, those who identify as Black and LGBTQ2S+ or who are low-income, as well as the national findings.

Community Leaders

Community organizations are boosting social capital across this city. Learn about our new Social Capital Partners and hear other leaders’ takes on the survey findings.

Disaggregated Data

Download the full tabulations and data sheets for both the Toronto Social Capital Survey as well as Social Capital in Canada 2022.

Lead Partners

Toronto Foundation (298 × 148 px)
Environics (298 × 148 px)
Metcalf (298 × 148 px)
MLSE (298 × 148 px)
Northcrest (298 × 148 px)
OTF (298 × 148 px)
TAS (298 × 148 px)
United Way (298 × 148 px)
YMCA (298 × 148 px)
Wellesley (298 × 148 px)

Collaborating Partners

Atkinson (200 × 112 px)
CAMH (200 × 112 px)
CivicAction (200 × 112 px)
The Counselling Foundation of Canada (200 × 112 px)
Crosswalk Communities (200 × 112 px)
Laidlaw (200 × 112 px)
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National Survey Partner

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