Canada's Official Poverty Dashboard, February 2020 - ARCHIVED

Stats in brief: 11-627-M2020018


"Canada's Poverty Reduction Strategy" introduces the Official Poverty Line for Canada with a dashboard of 12 Indicators to track progress on poverty reduction for Canadians and their households. This infographic presents detailed data comparisons and trend information as of February 2020 for the following indicators: deep income poverty; unmet housing needs and chronic homelessness; unmet health needs; food insecurity; relative low income; bottom 40% income share; youth engagement; literacy and numeracy; median hourly wage; average poverty gap; asset resilience; and poverty entry and exit rates.

Issue Number: 2020018
Author(s): Fox, Dan
FormatRelease dateMore information
HTMLFebruary 24, 2020
PDFFebruary 24, 2020