Table 1 
Low-income exit rate, Canada and provinces, 2014 to 2018 

Low-income exit rate, Canada and provinces, 2014 to 2018
  2013 to 2014 2014 to 2015 2015 to 2016 2016 to 2017 2017 to 2018
  %%%%%
Canada, all filers 26.2 27.5 27.6 27.9 28.1
Male filers 27.8 28.7 28.8 29.4 29.7
Female filers 24.9 26.6 26.8 26.7 26.8
Filers 18 to 24 years old 33.0 33.5 33.5 34.1 34.7
Filers 25 to 54 years old 28.3 29.6 30.2 31.2 31.7
Filers 55 to 64 years old 20.0 20.5 20.6 20.4 20.9
Filers 65 years old and older 18.5 22.3 21.7 20.1 20.0
Filers living in couple families with children younger than 17 30.6 33.1 34.6 37.0 37.9
Filers living in lone-parent families 21.9 24.3 24.5 24.6 23.3
Filers not in a family 21.3 22.2 22.5 22.3 22.2
Canadian-born 26.1 27.4 27.7 28.0 28.0
Immigrant filers 26.4 27.8 27.5 27.6 28.2
In Canada 0 to 5 years 32.8 33.6 34.0 34.2 36.1
In Canada 6 to 10 years 24.3 26.2 27.1 28.0 28.2
In Canada more than 10 years 22.6 24.7 24.1 24.1 24.4
Newfoundland and Labrador 24.5 25.2 28.2 25.5 22.5
Prince Edward Island 28.1 28.2 28.9 28.8 26.0
Nova Scotia 22.7 23.9 24.1 23.8 22.9
New Brunswick 22.4 24.7 25.9 24.9 23.5
Quebec 22.4 23.4 24.8 24.7 24.9
Ontario 25.9 27.4 28.3 28.1 29.6
Manitoba 23.4 25.2 25.4 25.1 24.4
Saskatchewan 29.1 31.8 28.7 28.5 27.4
Alberta 39.2 40.2 34.2 37.8 33.8
British Columbia 26.8 28.2 27.6 28.0 28.5
Source(s):
Statistics Canada, Table 11-10-0024-01.
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