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Table 16
Median total income, in 2005 constant dollars, of lone-parent families, Canada, 1980 to 2005
Family type Median total income Change
1980 1990 2000 2005 1980 to 2005 2000 to 2005
2005 constant dollars percentage
Sources: Statistics Canada, censuses of population, 1981, 1991, 2001 and 2006.
Lone-parent families 32,711 34,086 37,045 39,227 19.9 5.9
Female lone-parent families 29,092 30,799 34,486 36,765 26.4 6.6
Male lone-parent families 54,190 51,889 49,891 51,974 -4.1 4.2