About the report – The Silence and the Stigma: Menopause in Canada
The survey was conducted by Leger Canada between August 2 and August 11, 2022, using Leger’s online panel. The survey of 1,023 Canadian women aged 40-60 is representative by region, education, income, and ethnicity among women that fall into this age range. This independent research report was made possible by supporters and volunteers, including educational funding from Lupin Pharma Canada, Organon, Astellas Pharma and Searchlight Pharma.
About the Menopause Foundation of Canada
The Menopause Foundation of Canada (MFC) is a national non-profit advocacy organization created to raise awareness of the impact of menopause on women and society. MFC’s mission is to eliminate the social stigma and taboos associated with menopause and to ensure that this important women’s health issue is fully supported by our health care system, government, business and the broader community. Learn more at menopausefoundationcanada.ca
[i] Statistics Canada. Population Estimates on July 1st 2021, by age and sex. Accessed September 27, 2022.
[ii] Statistics Canada. Table 14-10-0018-01 Labour force characteristics by sex and detailed age group, annual, inactive (x 1,000) DOI: https://doi.org/10.25318/1410001801-eng