Welfare Incomes, 2016

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This dataset lists welfare incomes for four different household types in each province: a single employable person, a single person with a disability, a lone parent with a 2-year-old child and a two-parent family with two children aged 10 and 15.

Table 1: Provisions for Applicants and Recipients: Liquid Asset Exemption Levels as of January 2016
Table 2: Provisions for Applicants and Recipients: Monthly Earnings Exemption Levels as of January 2016
Table 3: Comparison of 2016 Welfare Incomes with After-Tax Low Income Cut-offs (LICO-AT)
Table 4: Comparison of 2016 Welfare Incomes with Market Basket Measure (MBM)
Table 5: 2016 Welfare Incomes as a Percentage of After-tax Average Incomes
Table 6: 2016 Welfare Incomes as a Percentage of After-tax Median Incomes
Appendix A: 2016 Welfare Incomes, by Household and Component
Appendix B.1: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Newfoundland and Labrador, 1986-2016
Appendix B.2: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Prince Edward Island, 1986-2016
Appendix B.3: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Nova Scotia, 1986-2016
Appendix B.4: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, New Brunswick, 1986-2016
Appendix B.5: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Quebec, 1986-2016
Appendix B.6: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Ontario, 1986-2016
Appendix B.7: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Manitoba, 1986-2016
Appendix B.8: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Saskatchewan, 1986-2016
Appendix B.9: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Alberta, 1986-2016
Appendix B.10: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, British Columbia, 1986-2016
Appendix B.11: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Yukon, 1986-2016
Appendix B.12: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Northwest Territories, 1993-2016
Appendix B.13: Total Welfare Incomes Over Time, in Constant 2016 Dollars, Nunavut, 1999-2016

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The full report and data tables are available here.

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2016

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  • xlsx

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Monday, January 8, 2018

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Welfare Incomes, 2016

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