Cambridge handbook of age and ageing [print or online]
Comprehensive guidebook that covers aging and gerontology topics primarily in the behavioural and social sciences, but also in the biological and medical sciences.
Handbook of aging and the social sciences [print or online]
Coverage on research related to the social aspects of aging, including "all the main areas of social science gerontological research in one volume"
Handbook of clinical nutrition and aging [print or online]
Includes "fresh perspectives and the latest scientific and clinical developments on the interaction of nutrition with age-associated disease and provides practical, evidence-based options to enhance this at-risk population's potential for optimal health and disease prevention"
Handbook of geriatric care management [print]
Textbook that provides detail and coverage of geriatric care management
Sage Handbook of Social Gerontology [print or online]
International coverage of the "social, economic and cultural changes associated with individual ageing and the rapidly growing reality of the ageing of human populations."
Seniors and Aging
Statistics Canada Subject page devoted to statistics about Canadian senior citizens, covering topics such as care and social support, victimization, health, housing, income, work and retirement
A portrait of the population aged 85 and older in 2016 in Canada (Census in Brief, Statistics Canada)
Fact book on aging in B.C. and Canada (2019)
Statistical collection published by the Gerontology Research Centre at SFU
Data and Reports Canadian Institute for Health information (CIHI)
Dozens of resources on Dementia in Canada, Palliative and end-of-life care, Profiling Seniors in Continuing Care, as well as technical information
International statistics in areas such as Elderly population by region, or Health Data or keywords such as: ageing or elderly
Report on Health and Aging in Canada Canadian Longitudinal Study on Aging (CLSA)
Covers: Sociodemographics; Retirement; Loneliness, Social Isolation, and Social Engagement; Caregiving and Care Receiving; Health; Physical Function, Disability, and Psychological Health and Well-Being; Lifestyle and Behaviour; Transportation Mobility; Lesbian, Gay, and Bisexual (LGB) Aging
Seniors in the Lower Mainland: A snapshot of facts and trends
Locally published report that provides consolidation of "current key facts and trends about seniors in the Lower Mainland."
See also statistical resources sections of specific Gerontology course guides