Toronto participates in performance measurement and reporting initiatives to identify where we are doing well and where we need to improve. Our participation continues to strengthen the City's accountability and enhances transparency in how we report performance of our services.
Toronto's 2011 Performance Measurement & Benchmarking Report
The average Toronto family with two incomes pays the vast majority of their taxes, in all forms, to the Provincial and Federal Governments. Only 8.9 percent of their taxes are paid to the City of Toronto, which is used to provide a wide range of services that are vital to the day-to-day lives of citizens.
Management Information Dashboard
The Management Information Dashboard provides information to assist in assessing trends and directions of key indicators for the City of Toronto as a whole and City services. Read the dashboard results for the fourth quarter of 2012.
Toronto's Vital Signs 2012
The Toronto Community Foundation's annual report (pdf) is a snapshot of the trends in Toronto, highlighting progress we should be proud of and challenges that need to be addressed for Toronto's quality of life. Many City of Toronto programs contributed to this report.
Toronto's 2010 Performance Measurement & Benchmarking Report
Toronto in world rankings
Toronto is one of the most liveable and competitive cities in the world as demonstrated by various international rankings and reports. In addition to securing its position on the world stage, Toronto's rankings confirm that it continues to offer a high quality of life for about 2.7 million residents who choose to live and work here.
Wellbeing Toronto is a new web-based indicator and information tool that helps evaluate community wellbeing across Toronto's 140 neighbourhoods providing facts that will assist in monitoring our city's economic and social wellbeing.