Data tables, 2016 Census
Immigrant Status and Period of Immigration (10), Total Income Groups (17), Age (9) and Sex (3) 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
|Total income groups (17)||Immigrant status and period of immigration (10)|
|Total - Immigrant status and period of immigrationFootnote 1||Non-immigrantsFootnote 2||ImmigrantsFootnote 3||Before 1981||1981 to 1990||1991 to 2000||2001 to 2010||2001 to 2005||2006 to 2010||2011 to 2014|
|Total - Total income||3,870,380||2,531,500||1,246,815||356,155||152,220||287,500||299,960||143,165||156,790||110,500|
|Without total income||142,665||97,280||36,360||1,920||1,580||4,185||15,305||6,735||8,570||6,845|
|With total income||3,727,710||2,434,220||1,210,455||354,235||150,640||283,320||284,650||136,435||148,215||103,650|
|Percentage with total income||96.3||96.2||97.1||99.5||99.0||98.5||94.9||95.3||94.5||93.8|
|Under $10,000 (including loss)||572,610||333,750||200,860||23,795||18,685||48,965||67,305||30,255||37,050||28,395|
|$10,000 to $19,999||654,900||393,875||247,280||69,375||33,100||65,810||53,530||26,790||26,735||20,420|
|$20,000 to $29,999||505,260||314,585||179,430||63,875||18,645||35,340||39,690||17,560||22,125||17,300|
|$30,000 to $39,999||423,275||274,490||141,790||46,065||15,880||31,200||33,015||15,105||17,910||12,275|
|$40,000 to $49,999||365,170||245,005||116,160||36,525||15,570||27,655||26,100||12,885||13,220||8,155|
|$50,000 to $59,999||286,090||199,370||84,455||27,820||11,790||20,325||18,145||9,165||8,980||5,015|
|$60,000 to $69,999||222,170||160,105||60,370||20,625||8,910||14,010||12,725||6,600||6,120||3,120|
|$70,000 to $79,999||171,785||126,555||44,100||15,725||6,765||10,250||8,665||4,600||4,060||2,110|
|$80,000 to $89,999||135,310||100,825||33,625||12,130||5,110||7,830||6,520||3,430||3,090||1,695|
|$90,000 to $99,999||96,840||71,695||24,480||8,545||4,200||5,645||4,660||2,415||2,245||1,025|
|$100,000 and over||294,295||213,975||77,900||29,750||11,985||16,295||14,305||7,625||6,680||4,135|
|Median total income ($)Footnote 4||32,983||36,324||28,556||34,134||32,874||27,409||25,151||26,131||24,396||21,475|
|Average total income ($)Footnote 5||45,616||48,767||40,866||49,114||46,583||38,438||35,406||36,911||34,022||30,299|
- Symbol ..
not available for a specific reference period
- Symbol ...
- Symbol x
suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
- Symbol F
too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
'Immigrant status' refers to whether the person is a non-immigrant, an immigrant or a non-permanent resident.
'Period of immigration' refers to the period in which the immigrant first obtained landed immigrant or permanent resident status.
Non-permanent residents and immigrants who landed between 2015 and 2016 are included in the 'Total - Immigrant status and period of immigration.' The categories for 'Non-permanent residents' and period of immigration '2015 to 2016' are not presented elsewhere in this table with income as they may not have a complete year of applicable income. The income data for the 2016 Census of Population are for the year 2015.
'Non-permanent residents' includes persons from another country who have a work or study permit, or who are refugee claimants, and their family members sharing the same permit and living in Canada with them.
For more information on immigration 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 2
'Non-immigrants' includes persons who are Canadian citizens by birth.
- Footnote 3
'Immigrants' includes persons who are, or who have ever been landed immigrants or permanent residents. Such persons have been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Immigrants who have obtained Canadian citizenship by naturalization are included in this category. In the 2016 Census of Population, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada on or prior to May 10, 2016.
Immigrants who landed between 2015 and 2016 are included in the category 'Immigrants.' The category '2015 to 2016' is not presented elsewhere in this table with income as they may not have a complete year of applicable income. The income data for the 2016 Census of Population are for the year 2015.
- Footnote 4
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 5
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-X2016209.