Basic Income Study

Project type: DI Program Government project

Status: In progress

Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction

The Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction is undertaking an integrated data project to characterize the income, health and other outcomes for groups in or near poverty. The data will also be used to examine the effectiveness of previous policies in B.C. that share elements of a basic income.

Project main contact: Robert Bruce, Executive Director, Research Branch, Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction

Linked data sets:

  • Ministry of Advanced Education and Skills Training
  • Ministry of Education
  • Ministry of Health
  • Ministry of Children and Family Development
  • Ministry of Public Safety and Solicitor General
  • Ministry of Social Development and Poverty Reduction

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