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Methodology Changes: Census family low income measure based on the T1 Family File

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Released: 2018-04-05

New data according to the after-tax Census family low income measure based on the T1 Family File (tax filer data) are available for Canada, the provinces and territories, and census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations (CANSIM tables 111-0046 and 111-0047). The tables contain data from 2004 to 2015.


The paper "Methodology Changes: Census Family Low Income Measure Based on the T1 Family File," which is part of the Income Research Paper Series (Catalogue number75F0002M), is now available.

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