Background data, survey results, reports and analyses.

The Canadian Municipal Barometer surveys more than 3,500 mayors and councillors across Canada to capture the pulse of local democracy. Each year’s survey focuses on one of three themes: the life and career of municipal politicians; democratic participation and representation; and institutional and electoral reform. Learn more…


Media coverage of project team and research findings, as well as related projects based on CMB data.


Open-access datasets on Canadian municipalities posted to Scholars Portal Dataverse.