Statistical Table

Per capita disposable income¹, Nord-du-Québec² and all of Québec, 2011-2015

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Per capita

Nord-du-Québec
Compensation of employees 20,772 21,973 22,588 23,072 23,263
Net mixed income 1,318 1,351 1,409 1,497 1,519
    Accrued net income of farm operators 0 -3 0 1 5
    Net income of non-farm unincorporated business 569 602 586 657 650
    Rental income of households 749 752 823 839 865
Net property income 705 683 762 715 741
Equals :
Primary income 22,795 24,006 24,760 25,284 25,523
Plus :
Current transfers received 5,944 6,466 6,572 6,773 7,033
    From non-profit institutions serving households 59 49 48 48 48
    From financial corporations 540 657 697 763 790
    From general governments 5,342 5,757 5,824 5,959 6,192
       Total Federal 2,149 2,173 2,172 2,152 2,390
          Family allowances and Child Tax Benefit/Credit 696 697 705 707 712
          Universal Child Care Benefit 140 138 138 134 338
          Employment insurance benefits 531 517 467 433 431
          Old age security payments 507 538 560 595 616
          Miscellaneous and other 275 282 301 284 292
       Total provincial 2,476 2,630 2,696 2,863 2,877
          Worker's compensation benefits 318 338 299 288 293
          Parental insurance benefits 229 224 245 225 247
          Child assistance 470 479 486 486 485
          Social assistance 591 620 647 683 696
          Miscellaneous and other 869 968 1,019 1,180 1,157
       Aboriginal general governments 233 444 424 385 329
       Régime de rentes du Québec and Canada Pension Plan 485 510 532 559 596
    From non-residents 3 3 3 3 3
Less :
Current transfers paid 7,437 7,899 8,095 8,284 8,471
     To non-profit institutions serving households 296 288 277 263 261
     To financial corporations 2,169 2,313 2,452 2,579 2,690
     To general governments 4,966 5,292 5,358 5,435 5,512
        Personal income tax 3,047 3,254 3,247 3,270 3,338
        Contributions to social insurance plans 1,609 1,723 1,778 1,842 1,857
        Other current transfers to government 311 314 333 324 317
     To non-residents 7 6 7 7 8
Equals :
Disposable income 21,301 22,573 23,237 23,773 24,085
    
All of Québec
Compensation of employees 23,026 23,839 24,398 24,845 25,296
Net mixed income 3,453 3,479 3,520 3,502 3,557
    Accrued net income of farm operators 83 88 74 88 88
    Net income of non-farm unincorporated business 1,821 1,794 1,777 1,711 1,714
    Rental income of households 1,549 1,597 1,670 1,703 1,756
Net property income 3,023 3,126 2,956 3,239 3,464
Equals :
Primary income 29,503 30,444 30,874 31,587 32,317
Plus :
Current transfers received 7,359 7,706 7,974 8,218 8,609
    From non-profit institutions serving households 104 107 105 97 96
    From financial corporations 1,823 1,955 2,078 2,166 2,279
    From general governments 5,371 5,584 5,730 5,891 6,166
       Total Federal 2,443 2,508 2,542 2,596 2,809
          Family allowances and Child Tax Benefit/Credit 289 289 290 287 290
          Universal Child Care Benefit 77 78 78 77 212
          Employment insurance benefits 444 432 410 421 436
          Old age security payments 1,273 1,339 1,376 1,432 1,481
          Miscellaneous and other 361 371 387 377 389
       Total provincial 1,599 1,673 1,736 1,782 1,777
          Worker's compensation benefits 198 216 199 205 203
          Parental insurance benefits 215 221 228 231 231
          Child assistance 266 268 271 268 268
          Social assistance 352 348 351 353 349
          Miscellaneous and other 567 620 687 724 726
       Aboriginal general governments 3 6 6 5 4
       Régime de rentes du Québec and Canada Pension Plan 1,326 1,397 1,447 1,509 1,576
    From non-residents 60 60 62 63 68
Less :
Current transfers paid 12,468 12,997 13,171 13,652 14,069
     To non-profit institutions serving households 377 386 372 349 348
     To financial corporations 3,532 3,688 3,734 3,933 4,114
     To general governments 8,428 8,790 8,923 9,222 9,447
        Personal income tax 5,579 5,793 5,824 6,059 6,242
        Contributions to social insurance plans 2,347 2,487 2,563 2,635 2,674
        Other current transfers to government 503 509 536 527 531
     To non-residents 131 133 142 149 160
Equals :
Disposable income 24,393 25,153 25,677 26,152 26,857
    

1. It is important to note that the statistics on Disposable income presented in this table cannot be conceptually compared with the personal taxation statistics that are published annually by the ministère des Finances du Québec (MFQ) and are not intended for the same purposes. The indicators on Disposable income developed by the Institut measure specific aspects of the economy, in accordance with standards and practices adopted by national and international statistical agencies, while the taxation statistics published by the MFQ aim to present an overview of Québec's personal income tax system.
    
The household disposable income issued by the Institute is an aggregate of the System of National Accounts adopted by the United Nations and aims to better understand the macroeconomic evolution of a territory and allows for various national, regional and local comparisons. In addition to using tax data from Revenu Québec, the Institute uses a dozen data sources to estimate annual disposable household income. Disposable income is defined as the sum of all incomes received by households residing in a given territory, minus current transfers paid by them to certain institutional sectors. Specifically, it consists of employee remuneration, net income of unincorporated businesses, rental income of households and net property income. It also includes current transfers received by households from non-residents, non-profit institutions serving households (NPISH), financial corporations and from government, such as employment insurance benefits, Old Age Security and social assistance, less current transfers paid by households to non-residents, NPISH, financial corporations (contributions to pension plans) and government, such as income tax and contributions to social insurance plans.
    
2. Geographic boundary and name in force as at December 31, 2015.
    
Sources : Institut de la statistique du Québec, Indigenous and Northern Affairs Canada, ministère des Affaires municipales et de l'Occupation du territoire, ministère de l'Éducation et de l'Enseignement supérieur, Cree Hunters and Trappers Income Security Board, Retraite Québec, Revenu Québec, Société de l'assurance automobile du Québec, Statistics Canada.
    
Compilation : Institut de la statistique du Québec.
 
March 13, 2017
 

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