Statistical Table

Number of low-income families,¹ by family type,² Centre-du-Québec and all of Québec, 2011-2015

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Centre-du-Québec
Low-income families 4,860 4,520 4,540 4,550 4,310
   Families comprising a couple 2,590 2,450 2,460 2,380 2,260
       Without children 1,490 1,400 1,410 1,360 1,400
       With 1 child 410 410 420 410 360
       With 2 children 350 340 320 270 260
       With 3 or more children 340 300 320 330 240
   Lone-parent families 2,270 2,070 2,080 2,170 2,050
       With 1 child 1,270 1,130 1,140 1,160 1,080
       With 2 children 630 590 580 620 600
       With 3 or more children 370 340 350 390 380
  
All of Québec
Low-income families 193,090 183,850 182,390 184,650 176,930
   Families comprising a couple 114,170 109,810 109,630 109,370 104,170
       Without children 55,460 53,290 54,020 54,370 53,870
       With 1 child 23,990 22,780 22,190 21,790 20,290
       With 2 children 19,710 19,100 18,680 18,550 16,950
       With 3 or more children 15,010 14,640 14,740 14,660 13,070
   Lone-parent families 78,920 74,040 72,760 75,280 72,760
       With 1 child 45,990 43,110 42,520 43,490 42,350
       With 2 children 21,770 20,320 19,750 20,700 19,760
       With 3 or more children 11,160 10,610 10,490 11,080 10,650
  

1. According to the Low Income Measure (LIM) based on 50% of the after-tax median adjusted family income in Québec.
2. Based on the census family concept.
  
Source: Statistics Canada, T1 Family File, adapted by the Institut de la statistique du Québec.
 
July 11, 2018
 

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