Figure 6
Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income, Canada, provinces and territories, 2010

Description for figure 6

The title of the graph is "Figure 6 Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income, Canada, provinces and territories, 2010."
This is a column clustered chart.
There are in total 14 categories in the horizontal axis. The vertical axis starts at -20 and ends at 25 with ticks every 5 points.
There are 2 series in this graph.
The vertical axis is "percentage."
The horizontal axis is "Canada, province or territory."
The title of series 1 is "Government transfers."
The minimum value is 7.3 and it corresponds to "Alberta."
The maximum value is 19.3 and it corresponds to "Newfoundland and Labrador."
The title of series 2 is "Income tax paid."
The minimum value is -17.7 and it corresponds to "Alberta."
The maximum value is -13.9 and it corresponds to "Yukon."

Data table for figure 6
  Government transfers
(percentage)
Income tax paid
(percentage)
N.L. 19.3 -15.3
P.E.I. 17.8 -15.4
N.B. 16.5 -14.5
N.S. 15.4 -16.1
Nvt. 12.9 -14.0
Que. 15.0 -16.7
B.C. 11.7 -14.4
Man. 12.5 -16.3
Canada 12.4 -16.4
Ont. 12.3 -16.6
Sask. 11.5 -15.9
Y.T. 9.2 -13.9
N.W.T. 7.7 -16.4
Alta. 7.3 -17.7
Note: Regions are ordered by net transfers (government transfers less income tax paid) as a share of total income.

Source: Statistics Canada, National Household Survey, 2011.

Figure 6 Income from government sources and income taxes paid as a share of total income, Canada, provinces and territories, 2010

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