About the Seymour Financial Resilience IndexTM

The Seymour Financial Resilience Index ™ measures households’ financial resilience. Household financial resilience is defined as a household’s ability to get through financial hardship, stressors and shocks as a result of unplanned life events. 

Launched in May 2020 with a pre-pandemic baseline of February 2020, the Index has bee peer-reviewed by Statistics Canada and is the first Index of its kind in the world.

It measures and tracks households’ financial resilience (and financial vulnerability) at the national, provincial, segment and individual household levels.

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Provincial

Segment

Organization

Individual