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Poverty in Ontario

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Statistics Canada provides several poverty indicating measures such as Low- Income Measure (LIM), Low-Income Cut-Off (LICO) and Market-Basket Measure ...

low income from Statistics Canada

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Jun 29, 2016 ... The latest information on low income from Statistics Canada, ... College and University Graduates with Low Earnings, Ontario, 2006 ... On poverty and low income Archived, Difference between poverty and low income ...

Status of Poverty in Ontario - Poverty Free Ontario

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[1] Source: Statistics Canada. Table 202-0808 – Low income measures by income source and household size, 2011 constant dollars, annual (dollars), CANSIM ...

Nearly five million Canadians in low-income status, 2012 research ...

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Dec 10, 2014 ... Wednesday's survey “reports on many of the same statistics” as the SLID, ... Poverty. Nearly five million Canadians were considered low income in 2012. ... people was $71,700 in 2012, with those in Ontario, Saskatchewan, ...

Updated Poverty Numbers Released | Canada Without Poverty

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Jul 5, 2013 ... Statistics Canada released annual numbers on low-income last week ... of their income on basic needs after taxes and transfers are considered ... assistance rise above the poverty line the province of Ontario would have to ...

Ontario raises minimum wage to $11 | canada.com

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Jan 30, 2014 ... A full-time, minimum-wage employee still falls below poverty line.

What is considered to be poverty-level income? | Reference.com

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As of 2014, the poverty-level income for one person in the United States is $11670. For each additional person in the household, the income goes up $4060 .

How is poverty measured in Canada? - Government of Nova Scotia

www.novascotia.ca/coms/department/backgrounders/poverty/Poverty_Stats-May2008.pdf

A major challenge to defining poverty measures is to ensure that they allow for reliable ... Statistics Canada releases economic family and low-income data in Canada .... Ontario. 10.3%. 6. Manitoba. 11.4%. 8. Saskatchewan. 10.5%. 7. Alberta ... considered predominantly rural, then 66% of income assistance clients can be ...

Ontario raises minimum wage but not enough to pull workers above ...

www.metronews.ca/news/toronto/2015/10/01/ontario-raises-minimum-wage-but-not-enough.html

Oct 1, 2015 ... That's because current minimum wage levels would have to increase by ... set in 1976, when a minimum wage job lifted a worker above the poverty line. ... by left- leaning think tank the Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives shows. ... 20 per cent below the province's low income measure — while in 1976, ...

Ontario's soaring poverty gap 'starkest' for single adults as welfare ...

www.thestar.com/news/gta/2016/05/09/ontarios-poverty-gap-soars-as-welfare-rates-stagnate.html

May 9, 2016 ... Ontario's poverty gap for single adults on welfare has skyrocketed by 200 ... 20 years, according to analysis by Canadian Centre for Policy Alternatives. ... living on incomes 60 per cent below the poverty line, the report says.

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By the Numbers: Income distribution and the poverty line - UFCW ...

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▻In 2009,1 in 10 Canadians was considered poor. ... ▻In Ontario, in 2009 the richest 20% enjoyed 44.3% of total after-tax incomes whereas the poorest 20% ...

What income is considered poverty level in Ontario Canada

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Single employable male poverty line is $18669.00 per annum, according to Ontario Social Services.

Are you in the middle class? - Macleans.ca

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Jan 27, 2015 ... From our friends at MoneySense, here's the 2015 All-Canadian Wealth Test. ... All of us equate certain earning levels with being rich, middle-class or just scraping by. ... needs to earn between $23,357 and $36,859 to be considered part ... For example, a middle income in all of Ontario is about $72,000, but .....