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Canada's Emerging Social Deficit

Canada's Emerging Social Deficit

Press release

Canada faces a slowly intensifying crisis. Demand for the essential services provided by charities and nonprofits will rise dramatically over the next decade, but the sector’s revenue streams are not likely to keep up with demand. By 2026, Imagine Canada projects the sector will need an additional $25 billion to meet spiking demand for services.

Read our Chief Economist's report on Smart Growth to learn more.

What is the Social Deficit and what can we do to fight it? Check out our infographic for a quick overview.

Social deficit infographic


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