Data tables, 2016 Census
Visible Minority (15), Total Income Groups (17), Generation Status (4), Age (9) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, and Census Metropolitan Areas, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data
|Total income groups (17)||Generation status (4)|
|Total - Generation statusFootnote 2||First generationFootnote 3||Second generationFootnote 4||Third generation or moreFootnote 5|
|Total - Total income||28,643,020||7,738,020||4,403,225||16,501,770|
|Without total income||1,153,615||326,735||240,320||586,565|
|With total income||27,489,395||7,411,280||4,162,910||15,915,205|
|Percentage with total income||96.0||95.8||94.5||96.4|
|Under $10,000 (including loss)||3,871,860||1,279,090||618,150||1,974,620|
|$10,000 to $19,999||4,683,945||1,419,450||639,530||2,624,965|
|$20,000 to $29,999||3,812,950||1,120,705||519,405||2,172,840|
|$30,000 to $39,999||3,205,135||864,560||431,190||1,909,390|
|$40,000 to $49,999||2,825,560||704,090||400,890||1,720,585|
|$50,000 to $59,999||2,182,490||508,110||334,195||1,340,190|
|$60,000 to $69,999||1,653,905||367,500||270,620||1,015,790|
|$70,000 to $79,999||1,270,955||273,980||212,280||784,695|
|$80,000 to $89,999||966,280||207,335||168,510||590,435|
|$90,000 to $99,999||749,655||161,120||139,065||449,480|
|$100,000 and over||2,266,650||505,355||429,080||1,332,220|
|Median total income ($)Footnote 6||34,205||28,807||36,993||36,179|
|Average total income ($)Footnote 7||47,487||41,968||52,709||48,691|
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too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
For more information on the Visible minority variable, including information on its classification, the questions from which it is derived, data quality and its comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Visible Minority and Population Group Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.
- Footnote 2
For more information on generation status variables, including information on their classifications, the questions from which they are derived, data quality and their comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Place of Birth, Generation Status, Citizenship and Immigration Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.
- Footnote 3
'First generation' includes persons who were born outside Canada. For the most part, these are people who are now, or once were, immigrants to Canada.
- Footnote 4
'Second generation' includes persons who were born in Canada and had at least one parent born outside Canada. For the most part, these are the children of immigrants.
- Footnote 5
'Third generation or more' includes persons who were born in Canada with both parents born in Canada.
- Footnote 6
Median income - The median income of a specified group is the amount that divides the income distribution of that group into two halves, i.e., the incomes of half of the units in that group are below the median, while those of the other half are above the median. Median incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).
- Footnote 7
Average income - Average income of a specified group is calculated by dividing the aggregate income of that group by the number of units in that group. Average incomes of individuals are calculated for those with income (positive or negative).
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016214.
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