Data tables, 2016 Census

Low-income Indicators (4), Individual Low-income Status (6), Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (23A) and Work Activity During the Reference Year (9) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details low-income indicators , individual low-income status , industry - north american industry classification system 2012 and work activity during the reference year for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Manitoba
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Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 (23A) Individual low-income status (6)
Total - Individual low-income statusFootnote 3 Low-income status - not applicableFootnote 4 Low-income status - applicable In low income Not in low income Prevalence of low income (%)Footnote 5
Total - Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012Footnote 6 1,001,305 41,890 959,410 131,080 828,330 13.7
Industry - not applicableFootnote 7 290,475 23,890 266,580 66,160 200,425 24.8
All industriesFootnote 8 710,830 18,000 692,830 64,920 627,910 9.4
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 32,040 615 31,430 5,250 26,180 16.7
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 5,930 55 5,870 140 5,730 2.4
22 Utilities 7,860 430 7,430 85 7,345 1.1
23 Construction 54,105 1,910 52,195 5,435 46,760 10.4
31-33 Manufacturing 57,580 200 57,380 3,860 53,525 6.7
41 Wholesale trade 23,155 55 23,100 1,310 21,790 5.7
44-45 Retail trade 76,470 1,525 74,940 8,540 66,405 11.4
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 38,090 520 37,570 3,430 34,140 9.1
51 Information and cultural industries 11,960 110 11,850 820 11,030 6.9
52 Finance and insurance 27,355 50 27,300 1,120 26,185 4.1
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 9,020 145 8,875 955 7,920 10.8
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 31,190 95 31,090 2,500 28,595 8.0
55 Management of companies and enterprises 705 0 710 10 700 1.4
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 25,480 790 24,695 4,455 20,230 18.0
61 Educational services 60,240 3,490 56,745 3,595 53,155 6.3
62 Health care and social assistance 101,115 3,545 97,570 7,065 90,510 7.2
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 15,355 555 14,795 1,535 13,260 10.4
72 Accommodation and food services 49,590 690 48,900 8,780 40,120 18.0
81 Other services (except public administration) 31,105 375 30,730 4,255 26,475 13.8
91 Public administration 52,480 2,830 49,650 1,800 47,845 3.6

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Footnote(s)

Footnote 1

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person aged 15 years and over worked for pay or in self-employment in 2015 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week).

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Footnote 2

Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) - The Low-income measure, after tax, refers to a fixed percentage (50%) of median adjusted after-tax income of private households. The household after-tax income is adjusted by an equivalence scale to take economies of scale into account. This adjustment for different household sizes reflects the fact that a household's needs increase, but at a decreasing rate, as the number of members increases.

Using data from the 2016 Census of Population, the line applicable to a household is defined as half the Canadian median of the adjusted household after-tax income, multiplied by the square root of household size. The median is determined based on all persons in private households where low-income concepts are applicable. Thresholds for specific household sizes are presented in Table 4.2 Low-income measures thresholds (LIM-AT and LIM-BT) for private households of Canada, 2015, Dictionary, Census of Population, 2016.

When the unadjusted after-tax income of household pertaining to a person falls below the threshold applicable to the person based on household size, the person is considered to be in low income according to LIM-AT. Since the LIM-AT threshold and household income are unique within each household, low-income status based on LIM-AT can also be reported for households.

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Footnote 3

Low-income status - The income situation of the statistical unit in relation to a specific low-income line in a reference year. Statistical units with income that is below the low-income line are considered to be in low income.

For the 2016 Census, the reference period is the calendar year 2015 for all income variables.

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Footnote 4

The low-income concepts are not applied in the territories and in certain areas based on census subdivision type (such as Indian reserves). The existence of substantial in-kind transfers (such as subsidized housing and First Nations band housing) and sizeable barter economies or consumption from own production (such as product from hunting, farming or fishing) could make the interpretation of low-income statistics more difficult in these situations.

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Footnote 5

Prevalence of low income - The proportion or percentage of units whose income falls below a specified low-income line.

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Footnote 6

Refers to the general nature of the business carried out in the establishment where the person worked.

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Footnote 7

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who never worked for pay or self-employment or last worked for pay or self-employment prior to 2015.

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Footnote 8

Includes persons aged 15 years and over who have worked at some point in time between January 2015 and May 2016.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016297.

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