Canadian Investment Income

Service: 17C0008


Annual information is available on Canadian investment income. This income is the sum of the dividend income reported on line 120 (adjusted) and the interest income reported on line 121 of the tax return. Data are provided on the total number of taxfilers, the taxfilers reporting investment income, their average age, their median total income, their total and median investment incomes. Data by age group, income group and sex are also provided.

Data for some geographic areas are available since 1990. The latest data (2016) can be requested for selected levels of postal and census geographies. The statistics are derived from a preliminary version of the annual taxfile provided by the Canada Revenue Agency.


The summary table from this databank is available starting with 1990 data. Tables 2 and 3 were introduced with the 1995 series and Table 4 with the 1997 series.

Data for census metropolitan areas are available starting with 1993 data. Data for census divisions are available since 1995 and data for federal electoral districts, since 1997.

Frequency: Occasional
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