The data for the report was derived from multiple sources. Calgarians participated in an online questionnaire designed to give insight into some of the top issues and concerns, what’s working well and possible solutions in each ward.
This information can be used to stimulate debate and highlight poverty as a key election issue with local candidates running in the upcoming municipal election on October 18, 2021.
Municipal candidates can use these profiles to inform their platforms and priority issues and consider how other orders of government and community organizations could address the various issues of poverty.
Voting Calgarians can use the information to form questions to ask candidates how they will support and advance poverty reduction if elected.