Census Profile, 2016 Census
Burlington, City [Census subdivision], Ontario and Halton, Regional municipality [Census division], Ontario

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Characteristic Burlington, CY
Ontario
[Census subdivision]
Halton, RM
Ontario
[Census division]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Percentages (unless otherwise specified)
Income of individuals in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.7 95.7 95.6
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 42,551.0 52,428.0 35,614.0 42,577.0 52,979.0 35,067.0
Percentage of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.7 95.7 95.6
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 37,699.0 45,264.0 32,021.0 37,779.0 45,755.0 31,629.0
Percentage of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 90.9 92.3 89.7 89.4 91.2 87.8
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 39,959.0 50,414.0 32,034.0 41,212.0 52,274.0 32,748.0
Percentage of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 65.6 58.7 71.8 64.3 56.9 71.0
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 4,168.0 1,668.0 5,240.0 2,716.0 899.0 3,878.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 74.8 79.8 70.3 75.5 80.2 71.2
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 40,896.0 49,910.0 34,803.0 42,556.0 52,445.0 35,370.0
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 96.7 96.7 96.8 95.7 95.8 95.6
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 60,898.0 75,934.0 47,249.0 64,762.0 82,349.0 48,449.0
Percentage of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 96.8 96.8 96.8 95.7 95.8 95.6
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 48,259.0 58,506.0 38,961.0 50,228.0 61,595.0 39,687.0
Percentage of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 91.0 92.3 89.8 89.5 91.2 87.9
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 59,465.0 75,201.0 44,779.0 64,579.0 82,799.0 47,069.0
Percentage of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 65.6 58.9 71.8 64.3 57.1 70.9
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 7,331.0 6,868.0 7,676.0 6,495.0 5,841.0 6,982.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 74.8 79.6 70.5 75.5 80.1 71.3
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 58,974.0 72,279.0 45,328.0 63,534.0 79,267.0 47,179.0
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 23 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Percentage of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households who worked full year full time in 2015 - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 24 38.1 44.2 32.6 38.6 45.2 32.5
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 66,047.0 74,549.0 57,775.0 68,481.0 76,851.0 59,762.0
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 84,835.0 99,235.0 67,083.0 90,417.0 106,100.0 70,227.0
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)Census data footnote 28 91.8 94.5 87.9 93.3 95.8 89.3
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 74.4 77.6 69.7 77.4 80.4 72.8
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 8.2 5.5 12.1 6.7 4.2 10.7
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without total income 3.3 3.3 3.3 4.3 4.3 4.4
With total income 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.7 95.7 95.6
Percentage with total income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 12.6 10.9 14.1 14.6 12.4 16.6
$10,000 to $19,999 13.4 10.7 15.9 13.3 10.8 15.7
$20,000 to $29,999 11.4 9.2 13.5 10.6 8.8 12.4
$30,000 to $39,999 10.0 8.8 11.1 9.1 7.9 10.2
$40,000 to $49,999 9.3 8.5 10.1 8.7 7.9 9.4
$50,000 to $59,999 8.0 8.0 8.0 7.5 7.3 7.7
$60,000 to $69,999 6.8 7.0 6.5 6.5 6.8 6.2
$70,000 to $79,999 5.4 6.1 4.8 5.3 5.9 4.7
$80,000 to $89,999 4.6 5.3 4.0 4.6 5.2 4.1
$90,000 to $99,999 4.2 4.7 3.7 4.2 4.7 3.7
$100,000 and over 14.2 20.9 8.2 15.6 22.4 9.2
$100,000 to $149,999 8.8 12.2 5.6 9.1 12.4 6.1
$150,000 and over 5.5 8.6 2.6 6.5 10.0 3.2
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without after-tax income 3.3 3.3 3.3 4.3 4.3 4.4
With after-tax income 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.7 95.7 95.6
Percentage with after-tax income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 13.2 11.1 15.0 15.1 12.7 17.3
$10,000 to $19,999 14.1 11.3 16.6 14.0 11.3 16.4
$20,000 to $29,999 13.3 10.9 15.6 12.3 10.3 14.3
$30,000 to $39,999 12.2 10.9 13.3 11.1 9.8 12.2
$40,000 to $49,999 11.2 10.9 11.5 10.5 10.1 10.9
$50,000 to $59,999 9.0 9.5 8.5 8.6 9.1 8.2
$60,000 to $69,999 7.0 8.1 6.1 6.9 7.8 6.1
$70,000 to $79,999 5.9 6.9 5.0 6.0 6.9 5.2
$80,000 and over 14.2 20.5 8.4 15.5 22.1 9.4
$80,000 to $89,999 4.1 5.3 3.1 4.2 5.3 3.2
$90,000 to $99,999 2.6 3.6 1.7 2.7 3.7 1.8
$100,000 and over 7.5 11.6 3.7 8.6 13.0 4.4
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Without employment income 25.1 20.2 29.7 24.5 19.8 28.8
With employment income 74.8 79.8 70.3 75.5 80.2 71.2
Percentage with employment income 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Under $5,000 (including loss) 13.9 13.9 13.8 13.3 12.6 13.9
$5,000 to $9,999 7.5 6.3 8.6 7.6 6.4 8.8
$10,000 to $19,999 11.0 9.3 12.7 10.9 9.3 12.7
$20,000 to $29,999 8.7 7.2 10.3 8.4 7.1 9.8
$30,000 to $39,999 8.1 6.6 9.7 7.7 6.4 9.2
$40,000 to $49,999 7.8 6.7 9.0 7.7 6.6 8.8
$50,000 to $59,999 7.2 6.7 7.7 7.1 6.5 7.6
$60,000 to $69,999 6.3 6.2 6.3 6.3 6.3 6.2
$70,000 to $79,999 5.4 5.8 4.9 5.3 5.7 4.9
$80,000 and over 24.1 31.2 16.9 25.8 33.2 18.1
$80,000 to $89,999 4.7 5.2 4.2 4.9 5.3 4.5
$90,000 to $99,999 4.6 4.7 4.4 4.6 4.8 4.4
$100,000 and over 14.8 21.3 8.2 16.3 23.1 9.2
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 93,588.0 ... ... 103,009.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 79,570.0 ... ... 87,183.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 48,039.0 ... ... 48,351.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 41,470.0 ... ... 41,688.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 112,675.0 ... ... 119,408.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 95,096.0 ... ... 100,204.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 123,402.0 ... ... 139,315.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 97,836.0 ... ... 108,085.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 60,516.0 ... ... 67,110.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 48,766.0 ... ... 52,741.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 144,171.0 ... ... 156,858.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 114,042.0 ... ... 121,532.0 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Under $5,000 0.9 ... ... 1.1 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 0.6 ... ... 0.6 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 1.2 ... ... 1.2 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1.9 ... ... 1.7 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 2.8 ... ... 2.3 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 2.5 ... ... 2.2 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 3.0 ... ... 2.5 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 3.1 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 3.2 ... ... 2.8 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 3.2 ... ... 2.8 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 6.7 ... ... 5.8 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 6.6 ... ... 5.8 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 6.4 ... ... 5.7 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 5.9 ... ... 5.6 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 5.7 ... ... 5.5 ... ...
$100,000 and over 46.3 ... ... 51.6 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 12.0 ... ... 12.1 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 9.2 ... ... 9.9 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 12.0 ... ... 13.3 ... ...
$200,000 and over 13.1 ... ... 16.4 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 100.0 ... ... 100.0 ... ...
Under $5,000 1.0 ... ... 1.2 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 0.7 ... ... 0.7 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 1.3 ... ... 1.2 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 2.0 ... ... 1.8 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 3.2 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 2.9 ... ... 2.5 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 3.5 ... ... 3.0 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 3.9 ... ... 3.3 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 4.0 ... ... 3.5 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 4.1 ... ... 3.5 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 8.2 ... ... 7.3 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 8.0 ... ... 7.1 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 7.6 ... ... 7.2 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 7.1 ... ... 6.9 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 6.4 ... ... 6.4 ... ...
$100,000 and over 36.3 ... ... 41.7 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 12.4 ... ... 13.3 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 8.7 ... ... 9.6 ... ...
$150,000 and over 15.2 ... ... 18.8 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 112,739.0 ... ... 119,370.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 95,100.0 ... ... 100,086.0 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 3.0 ... ... 3.2 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 96,070.0 ... ... 100,760.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 82,141.0 ... ... 85,501.0 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 143,376.0 ... ... 144,502.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 118,938.0 ... ... 119,554.0 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 3.9 ... ... 4.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 69,564.0 ... ... 71,677.0 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 61,824.0 ... ... 63,258.0 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.6 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 144,456.0 ... ... 156,969.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 114,143.0 ... ... 121,480.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 126,812.0 ... ... 137,751.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 100,284.0 ... ... 106,279.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 177,218.0 ... ... 183,977.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 138,476.0 ... ... 141,355.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 82,522.0 ... ... 89,060.0 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 69,546.0 ... ... 73,296.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 44,928.0 50,468.0 41,967.0 43,669.0 48,387.0 40,822.0
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 39,168.0 42,884.0 37,027.0 38,292.0 41,747.0 36,168.0
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 ... ... ... ... ... ...
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 57,406.0 64,461.0 52,513.0 61,514.0 72,452.0 53,575.0
Average after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 46,468.0 51,045.0 43,293.0 48,694.0 54,946.0 44,156.0
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
In the bottom half of the distribution 32.9 31.0 34.8 32.5 31.1 33.8
In the bottom decile 4.9 4.8 5.1 5.6 5.5 5.8
In the second decile 5.6 4.8 6.3 5.6 5.1 6.1
In the third decile 6.6 6.1 7.1 6.3 5.9 6.7
In the fourth decile 7.4 7.2 7.7 7.0 6.8 7.1
In the fifth decile 8.4 8.2 8.6 8.0 7.9 8.1
In the top half of the distribution 67.1 69.0 65.2 67.5 68.9 66.2
In the sixth decile 9.7 9.7 9.6 9.2 9.2 9.2
In the seventh decile 10.9 10.9 10.9 10.5 10.5 10.4
In the eighth decile 12.7 13.0 12.4 12.3 12.5 12.1
In the ninth decile 15.3 15.9 14.7 15.2 15.6 14.9
In the top decile 18.5 19.5 17.6 20.3 21.0 19.6
Low income in 2015
Total - Low-income status in 2015 for the population in private households to whom low-income concepts are applicable - 100% dataCensus data footnote 43 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 17 years 20.6 22.0 19.3 23.9 25.1 22.8
0 to 5 years 6.2 6.6 5.9 7.0 7.3 6.6
18 to 64 years 61.3 61.3 61.3 62.0 61.7 62.2
65 years and over 18.1 16.7 19.4 14.1 13.1 15.1
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 17 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 5 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
18 to 64 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
65 years and over ... ... ... ... ... ...
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 7.3 6.7 7.9 8.2 7.7 8.7
0 to 17 years (%) 9.3 9.5 9.2 10.5 10.5 10.4
0 to 5 years (%) 8.4 8.6 8.4 9.2 9.1 9.4
18 to 64 years (%) 6.8 6.1 7.3 7.6 7.1 8.0
65 years and over (%) 7.0 5.1 8.6 7.3 5.5 8.8
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 17 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
0 to 5 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
18 to 64 years ... ... ... ... ... ...
65 years and over ... ... ... ... ... ...
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 5.7 5.4 6.0 5.9 5.7 6.2
0 to 17 years (%) 7.0 7.2 6.9 7.1 7.1 7.1
0 to 5 years (%) 6.3 6.4 6.2 6.1 6.0 6.2
18 to 64 years (%) 5.7 5.4 6.0 5.9 5.7 6.2
65 years and over (%) 4.3 3.1 5.2 4.0 3.0 4.8

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Burlington, CY [Census subdivision], Ontario and Halton, RM [Census division], Ontario (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 31, 2020).

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