Table 12
Percentage of persons in low income after tax 1992 base, select years, 1976 to 2008

Table 12
Percentage of persons in low income after tax 1992 base, select years, 1976 to 2008
Table summary
This table displays the results of Percentage of persons in low income after tax 1992 base. The information is grouped by Year appearing as row headers, and is grouped by Women, Men, Both sexes, Under 18, 18 to 64, 65 and over, Total appearing as column headers, calculated using percentage as a unit of measure.
Year Women Men Both sexes
Under
18
18
to 64
65
and over
Total Under 18 18
to 64
65
and over
Total Under
18
18
to 64
65
and over
Total
percentage
1976 13.8 12.3 34.1 14.8 13.0 8.7 22.7 11.1 13.4 10.5 29.0 13.0
1981 13.0 11.3 26.3 13.3 12.2 8.3 14.2 9.9 12.6 9.8 21.0 11.6
1986 13.8 12.2 17.6 13.2 14.0 10.1 8.1 10.9 13.9 11.2 13.5 12.1
1991 15.0 13.8 14.6 14.2 15.4 11.7 6.6 12.1 15.2 12.7 11.1 13.2
1996 18.3 16.0 13.2 16.2 18.5 13.9 5.1 14.2 18.4 15.0 9.7 15.2
2001 12.3 12.8 8.3 12.1 12.1 10.6 4.6 10.3 12.2 11.7 6.7 11.2
2006 11.4 11.5 7.0 10.9 11.4 10.9 3.4 10.2 11.4 11.2 5.4 10.5
2007 9.1 10.2 6.1 9.4 9.9 9.7 3.3 9.0 9.6 9.9 4.9 9.2
2008 8.8 10.7 7.6 9.9 9.3 9.8 3.6 9.0 9.1 10.2 5.8 9.4
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 202-0802.