Figure 5
Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income by income deciles, Canada, 2010

Description for figure 5

The title of the graph is "Figure 5 Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income by income deciles, Canada, 2010."
This is a column clustered chart.
There are in total 10 categories in the horizontal axis. The vertical axis starts at -30 and ends at 80 with ticks every 10 points.
There are 2 series in this graph.
The vertical axis is "percentage."
The horizontal axis is "income decile."
The title of series 1 is "Government transfers."
The minimum value is 2.1 and it corresponds to "Highest decile."
The maximum value is 67.5 and it corresponds to "Lowest decile."
The title of series 2 is "Income tax paid."
The minimum value is -24.5 and it corresponds to "Highest decile."
The maximum value is -2.3 and it corresponds to "2nd decile."

Data table for figure 5
Income decile Government transfers
(percentage)
Income tax paid
(percentage)
Lowest decile 67.5 -6.8
2nd decile 55.1 -2.3
3rd decile 34.5 -5.5
4th decile 22.9 -8.8
5th decile 17.1 -11.3
6th decile 13.0 -13.2
7th decile 10.0 -14.9
8th decile 7.4 -16.5
9th decile 5.0 -18.3
Highest decile 2.1 -24.5

Source: Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, 2011.

Figure 5 Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income by income deciles, Canada, 2010

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