Data tables, 2016 Census
Visible Minority (15), Economic Family Income Decile Group (13), Generation Status (4), Age (12) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data
|Economic family income decile group (13)||Generation status (4)|
|Total - Generation statusFootnote 2||First generationFootnote 3||Second generationFootnote 4||Third generation or moreFootnote 5|
|Total - Economic family income decile group||34,460,065||8,219,550||6,100,725||20,139,790|
|In bottom half of the distribution||17,211,650||4,736,970||2,884,315||9,590,360|
|In bottom decile||3,432,015||1,153,695||507,535||1,770,785|
|In second decile||3,439,335||982,355||586,065||1,870,910|
|In third decile||3,454,745||935,160||605,985||1,913,600|
|In fourth decile||3,440,535||860,640||589,810||1,990,090|
|In fifth decile||3,445,025||805,115||594,930||2,044,975|
|In top half of the distribution||17,248,415||3,482,585||3,216,405||10,549,420|
|In sixth decile||3,459,685||757,495||601,145||2,101,040|
|In seventh decile||3,451,510||713,655||608,605||2,129,250|
|In eighth decile||3,437,345||683,785||627,225||2,126,335|
|In ninth decile||3,453,685||664,865||665,700||2,123,115|
|In top decile||3,446,190||662,780||713,720||2,069,690|
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- Symbol x
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- Symbol F
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.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016212.
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