A year ago Canada spent on Social Assistance what was among the Lowest in the Industrialized World

Canada’s social spending, one of the key guarantors of reducing inequality, is lagging among OECD countries, and that is slowing average health improvements.

According to the most-recent OECD figures, Canada’s social spending was only 17.3% of the national GDP.

As previously noted, that puts Canada’s investments in social programs “near the bottom of the industrialized world.”

See more at: https://pressprogress.ca/canadas-social-spending-is-still-among-the-lowest-in-the-industrialized-world/

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