Census Profile, 2016 Census
Burlington, City [Census subdivision], Ontario and Ontario [Province]

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Characteristic Burlington, CY
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (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 21 149,495 71,145 78,345 11,038,440 5,342,850 5,695,590
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 144,535 68,775 75,760 10,556,935 5,115,460 5,441,475
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 42,551 52,428 35,614 33,539 39,889 28,676
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 144,580 68,780 75,795 10,559,805 5,115,825 5,443,975
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 37,699 45,264 32,021 30,641 35,753 26,585
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 135,930 65,665 70,265 9,391,800 4,650,130 4,741,675
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 39,959 50,414 32,034 32,871 39,831 27,012
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 98,000 41,745 56,260 7,632,575 3,402,810 4,229,770
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 4,168 1,668 5,240 4,206 2,034 5,463
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 111,895 56,780 55,115 7,790,680 3,998,335 3,792,350
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 40,896 49,910 34,803 33,946 39,490 29,413
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 149,495 71,145 78,350 11,038,440 5,342,755 5,695,685
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 144,630 68,820 75,815 10,556,925 5,114,340 5,442,580
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 60,898 75,934 47,249 47,915 56,780 39,585
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 144,695 68,840 75,860 10,559,935 5,114,725 5,445,210
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 48,259 58,506 38,961 39,318 45,443 33,564
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 136,020 65,660 70,355 9,391,645 4,649,230 4,742,415
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 59,465 75,201 44,779 47,890 57,511 38,459
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 98,120 41,895 56,225 7,632,220 3,402,745 4,229,475
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 7,331 6,868 7,676 7,346 6,763 7,815
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 111,895 56,655 55,240 7,790,680 3,995,700 3,794,985
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 58,974 72,279 45,328 47,369 55,263 39,057
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 23 149,495 71,145 78,350 11,038,440 5,342,755 5,695,685
Number 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 56,940 31,440 25,505 3,737,385 2,082,480 1,654,900
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 66,047 74,549 57,775 55,121 60,345 49,713
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 84,835 99,235 67,083 68,628 76,536 58,676
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 88.9 92.1 84.7
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 74.4 77.6 69.7 72.9 76.0 68.7
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 8.2 5.5 12.1 11.1 7.9 15.3
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 149,495 71,145 78,350 11,038,440 5,342,850 5,695,590
Without total income 4,960 2,370 2,590 481,500 227,390 254,115
With total income 144,535 68,770 75,760 10,556,940 5,115,460 5,441,475
Percentage with total income 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.6 95.7 95.5
Under $10,000 (including loss) 18,190 7,470 10,720 1,615,790 711,105 904,685
$10,000 to $19,999 19,435 7,390 12,050 1,829,355 742,710 1,086,645
$20,000 to $29,999 16,545 6,295 10,245 1,410,760 589,975 820,785
$30,000 to $39,999 14,450 6,045 8,405 1,147,510 519,550 627,955
$40,000 to $49,999 13,450 5,830 7,620 1,021,880 489,595 532,285
$50,000 to $59,999 11,560 5,470 6,090 809,115 415,950 393,165
$60,000 to $69,999 9,765 4,835 4,930 630,635 348,525 282,110
$70,000 to $79,999 7,865 4,220 3,645 479,890 277,725 202,165
$80,000 to $89,999 6,665 3,670 3,000 378,185 222,095 156,095
$90,000 to $99,999 6,030 3,215 2,815 324,810 181,815 142,995
$100,000 and over 20,580 14,340 6,245 909,005 616,420 292,585
$100,000 to $149,999 12,665 8,395 4,270 600,995 394,410 206,590
$150,000 and over 7,915 5,940 1,980 308,010 222,010 86,000
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 149,495 71,145 78,350 11,038,440 5,342,850 5,695,590
Without after-tax income 4,920 2,365 2,550 478,635 227,025 251,610
With after-tax income 144,580 68,785 75,795 10,559,805 5,115,825 5,443,980
Percentage with after-tax income 96.7 96.7 96.7 95.7 95.8 95.6
Under $10,000 (including loss) 19,020 7,640 11,380 1,659,280 722,040 937,235
$10,000 to $19,999 20,345 7,775 12,580 1,906,875 777,330 1,129,540
$20,000 to $29,999 19,300 7,475 11,825 1,623,230 690,290 932,940
$30,000 to $39,999 17,600 7,500 10,100 1,377,100 642,645 734,450
$40,000 to $49,999 16,140 7,465 8,680 1,166,040 585,490 580,555
$50,000 to $59,999 12,965 6,525 6,445 845,305 464,610 380,700
$60,000 to $69,999 10,155 5,540 4,615 604,005 354,015 249,985
$70,000 to $79,999 8,525 4,740 3,785 465,485 268,140 197,345
$80,000 and over 20,525 14,135 6,390 912,490 611,260 301,230
$80,000 to $89,999 5,990 3,665 2,325 299,315 183,410 115,905
$90,000 to $99,999 3,755 2,505 1,255 174,110 116,330 57,785
$100,000 and over 10,775 7,965 2,820 439,070 311,525 127,540
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 149,495 71,145 78,350 11,038,440 5,342,850 5,695,590
Without employment income 37,595 14,365 23,235 3,247,760 1,344,515 1,903,245
With employment income 111,895 56,780 55,115 7,790,680 3,998,335 3,792,350
Percentage with employment income 74.8 79.8 70.3 70.6 74.8 66.6
Under $5,000 (including loss) 15,515 7,900 7,610 1,094,860 546,920 547,940
$5,000 to $9,999 8,340 3,580 4,760 635,305 281,135 354,165
$10,000 to $19,999 12,315 5,300 7,015 1,027,910 464,445 563,465
$20,000 to $29,999 9,770 4,085 5,680 827,805 372,185 455,625
$30,000 to $39,999 9,075 3,755 5,320 767,840 351,925 415,910
$40,000 to $49,999 8,780 3,805 4,975 709,775 341,320 368,450
$50,000 to $59,999 8,075 3,820 4,250 588,220 310,155 278,065
$60,000 to $69,999 7,015 3,530 3,490 465,670 263,430 202,240
$70,000 to $79,999 5,995 3,280 2,715 369,085 218,570 150,515
$80,000 and over 27,020 17,725 9,295 1,304,210 848,245 455,970
$80,000 to $89,999 5,280 2,950 2,330 307,660 182,660 125,005
$90,000 to $99,999 5,125 2,680 2,450 280,530 156,440 124,090
$100,000 and over 16,615 12,095 4,515 716,015 509,140 206,875
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 71,370 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 93,588 ... ... 74,287 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 79,570 ... ... 65,285 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 17,705 ... ... 1,341,300 ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 48,039 ... ... 36,900 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 41,470 ... ... 33,219 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 53,665 ... ... 3,827,875 ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 112,675 ... ... 90,967 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 95,096 ... ... 79,528 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 71,370 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 123,402 ... ... 97,856 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 97,836 ... ... 80,322 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data 17,720 ... ... 1,341,115 ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 60,516 ... ... 49,571 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 48,766 ... ... 40,830 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data 53,655 ... ... 3,828,060 ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 144,171 ... ... 114,773 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 114,042 ... ... 94,157 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 71,375 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
Under $5,000 645 ... ... 86,720 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 450 ... ... 70,245 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 860 ... ... 134,395 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,350 ... ... 185,245 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 1,980 ... ... 200,770 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 1,780 ... ... 189,450 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 2,120 ... ... 202,580 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 2,240 ... ... 207,180 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 2,310 ... ... 206,605 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 2,270 ... ... 202,015 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,755 ... ... 388,820 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 4,710 ... ... 363,580 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 4,575 ... ... 335,770 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 4,190 ... ... 309,105 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 4,090 ... ... 282,740 ... ...
$100,000 and over 33,060 ... ... 1,803,955 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 8,555 ... ... 560,090 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 6,590 ... ... 394,570 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 8,590 ... ... 449,885 ... ...
$200,000 and over 9,330 ... ... 399,410 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 71,375 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
Under $5,000 745 ... ... 92,220 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 465 ... ... 71,480 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 895 ... ... 136,550 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,425 ... ... 192,920 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 2,255 ... ... 222,605 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 2,065 ... ... 211,440 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 2,525 ... ... 232,755 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 2,755 ... ... 244,335 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 2,860 ... ... 247,645 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 2,945 ... ... 241,965 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 5,880 ... ... 463,170 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 5,680 ... ... 422,695 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 5,405 ... ... 388,720 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 5,035 ... ... 342,330 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 4,545 ... ... 290,720 ... ...
$100,000 and over 25,890 ... ... 1,367,630 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 8,835 ... ... 539,915 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 6,175 ... ... 334,420 ... ...
$150,000 and over 10,880 ... ... 493,295 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 52,585 ... ... 3,689,580 ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 112,739 ... ... 91,089 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 95,100 ... ... 79,531 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 3.0 ... ... 3.1 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 19,210 ... ... 1,280,890 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 96,070 ... ... 81,459 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 82,141 ... ... 71,237 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 24,985 ... ... 1,716,115 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 143,376 ... ... 115,381 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 118,938 ... ... 99,205 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 3.9 ... ... 4.1 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 7,345 ... ... 584,180 ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 69,564 ... ... 54,363 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 61,824 ... ... 50,317 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.6 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 52,545 ... ... 3,689,080 ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 144,456 ... ... 115,328 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 114,143 ... ... 94,410 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data 19,265 ... ... 1,280,580 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 126,812 ... ... 104,425 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 100,284 ... ... 84,952 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data 24,935 ... ... 1,717,295 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 177,218 ... ... 140,590 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 138,476 ... ... 114,144 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 7,330 ... ... 581,945 ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 82,522 ... ... 67,748 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 69,546 ... ... 58,742 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 21,185 8,615 12,570 1,818,815 867,175 951,640
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 44,928 50,468 41,967 32,097 33,925 30,753
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 39,168 42,884 37,027 29,417 30,678 28,442
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 21,190 8,680 12,515 1,814,575 864,020 950,555
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 57,406 64,461 52,513 44,298 46,765 42,057
Average after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 46,468 51,045 43,293 36,874 38,228 35,644
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 180,125 86,940 93,185 13,242,160 6,472,205 6,769,955
In the bottom half of the distribution 59,345 26,945 32,400 6,335,170 3,016,275 3,318,895
In the bottom decile 8,910 4,155 4,755 1,346,645 651,310 695,335
In the second decile 10,070 4,205 5,865 1,280,675 581,380 699,290
In the third decile 11,865 5,265 6,605 1,237,415 583,840 653,575
In the fourth decile 13,380 6,235 7,145 1,223,510 589,740 633,770
In the fifth decile 15,130 7,090 8,035 1,246,925 610,000 636,930
In the top half of the distribution 120,780 59,995 60,785 6,906,990 3,455,930 3,451,060
In the sixth decile 17,420 8,440 8,985 1,279,095 629,635 649,465
In the seventh decile 19,660 9,495 10,165 1,321,220 655,840 665,375
In the eighth decile 22,820 11,265 11,555 1,382,795 691,630 691,165
In the ninth decile 27,530 13,810 13,715 1,464,415 736,030 728,385
In the top decile 33,350 16,985 16,365 1,459,465 742,795 716,670
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 43 180,125 86,945 93,180 13,184,055 6,442,930 6,741,130
0 to 17 years 37,090 19,115 17,975 2,656,535 1,361,905 1,294,630
0 to 5 years 11,245 5,765 5,485 835,000 428,025 406,975
18 to 64 years 110,415 53,310 57,105 8,418,960 4,110,615 4,308,345
65 years and over 32,620 14,520 18,105 2,108,560 970,405 1,138,155
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 13,220 5,830 7,395 1,898,975 886,530 1,012,445
0 to 17 years 3,460 1,810 1,645 489,905 251,830 238,080
0 to 5 years 950 495 460 165,140 84,825 80,310
18 to 64 years 7,465 3,275 4,190 1,155,315 538,535 616,780
65 years and over 2,295 740 1,560 253,755 96,170 157,585
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 7.3 6.7 7.9 14.4 13.8 15.0
0 to 17 years (%) 9.3 9.5 9.2 18.4 18.5 18.4
0 to 5 years (%) 8.4 8.6 8.4 19.8 19.8 19.7
18 to 64 years (%) 6.8 6.1 7.3 13.7 13.1 14.3
65 years and over (%) 7.0 5.1 8.6 12.0 9.9 13.8
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 10,330 4,710 5,620 1,298,590 627,935 670,650
0 to 17 years 2,605 1,370 1,235 304,390 156,575 147,815
0 to 5 years 705 370 340 102,750 52,810 49,935
18 to 64 years 6,335 2,900 3,435 887,640 430,545 457,095
65 years and over 1,395 445 950 106,555 40,815 65,740
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 5.7 5.4 6.0 9.8 9.7 9.9
0 to 17 years (%) 7.0 7.2 6.9 11.5 11.5 11.4
0 to 5 years (%) 6.3 6.4 6.2 12.3 12.3 12.3
18 to 64 years (%) 5.7 5.4 6.0 10.5 10.5 10.6
65 years and over (%) 4.3 3.1 5.2 5.1 4.2 5.8

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Burlington, CY [Census subdivision], Ontario and Ontario [Province] (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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