Intergenerational income mobility: The lasting effects of growing up in a lower-income family - ARCHIVED

Stats in brief: 11-627-M2020053


Using data from the Longitudinal and International Study of Adults, this infographic shows the relationship between the income of adult Canadians and the income of their parents when they were growing up. Additionally, it highlights that families with higher incomes were also families where parents were more highly educated, while families with lower incomes were more likely to have a non-official language as their mother tongue or to be lone-parent families.

Issue Number: 2020053
Author(s): St-Denis, Xavier; Simard-Duplain, Gaëlle
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