Survey of Improvement and Innovation in Construction Investments

Detailed information for 2000

Status:

Inactive

Frequency:

One Time

Record number:

5010

The survey's objectives are to examine the reasons for major construction investments, to identify strategies that are used by investors to achieve satisfactory outcomes from their construction investments, and to identify obstacles to achieving these outcomes.

Data release - September 11, 2002

Description

The Improvement and Innovation in Construction Investments Survey is a one-time survey conducted on behalf of the National Research Council of Canada.

The survey's objectives are to examine the reasons for major construction investments, to identify strategies that are used by investors to achieve satisfactory outcomes from their construction investments, and to identify obstacles to achieving these outcomes.

Subjects

  • Construction
  • Economic accounts

Data sources and methodology

Sampling

This is a sample survey with a cross-sectional design.

The survey used a sub-sample composed of the top 300 capital construction investors of the 2000 Canadian Capital Expenditure Survey of buyers or investors of non-residential construction. The sample covered about one-third of total capital construction expenditures.

Disclosure control

Statistics Canada is prohibited by law from releasing any information it collects which could identify any person, business, or organization, unless consent has been given by the respondent or as permitted by the Statistics Act. Various confidentiality rules are applied to all data that are released or published to prevent the publication or disclosure of any information deemed confidential. If necessary, data are suppressed to prevent direct or residual disclosure of identifiable data.

Revisions and seasonal adjustment

This methodology type does not apply to this statistical program.

Documentation

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