Data tables, 2016 Census
Shelter Cost (12), Tenure Including Presence of Mortgage Payments and Subsidized Housing (7), Shelter-cost-to-income Ratio (9), Household Total Income Groups (14) and Household Type Including Census Family Structure (16) for Owner and Tenant Households in Non-farm, Non-reserve Private Dwellings of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data
|Shelter cost (12)||Tenure including presence of mortgage payments and subsidized housing (7)|
|Total - Tenure including presence of mortgage payments and subsidized housingFootnote 2||Owner||With mortgage||Without mortgage||Renter||Subsidized housing||Not subsidized housing|
|Total - Shelter cost||14,405||9,850||6,000||3,850||4,560||525||4,035|
|Less than $500||4,535||2,860||95||2,765||1,670||380||1,295|
|$500 to $749||3,565||1,450||535||915||2,115||70||2,045|
|$750 to $999||2,020||1,530||1,405||125||495||10||475|
|$1,000 to $1,249||1,970||1,830||1,790||35||140||15||130|
|$1,250 to $1,499||1,175||1,140||1,135||10||35||15||20|
|$1,500 to $1,999||820||765||765||0||60||25||40|
|$2,000 to $2,499||205||190||190||0||15||10||10|
|$2,500 to $2,999||80||65||65||0||15||0||10|
|$3,000 or more||35||25||20||0||10||0||0|
|Average shelter costs||804||899||1,194||439||600||541||608|
|Median shelter costs||652||861||1,145||416||545||384||554|
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- Symbol x
suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
- Symbol F
too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Household type; Census family structure.
- Footnote 2
Tenure - Refers to whether the household owns or rents their private dwelling. The private dwelling may be situated on rented or leased land or be part of a condominium. A household is considered to own their dwelling if some member of the household owns the dwelling even if it is not fully paid for, for example if there is a mortgage or some other claim on it. A household is considered to rent their dwelling if no member of the household owns the dwelling. A household is considered to rent that dwelling even if the dwelling is provided without cash rent or at a reduced rent, or if the dwelling is part of a cooperative.
Presence of mortgage payments- Refers to whether an owner household makes regular mortgage or loan payments for their dwelling.
Subsidized housing - Refers to whether a renter household lives in a dwelling that is subsidized.
Subsidized housing includes rent geared to income, social housing, public housing, government-assisted housing, non-profit housing, rent supplements and housing allowances.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016228.
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