Low-income persistence in Canada and the provinces

Articles and reports: 75F0002M2021004


Previous Canadian studies on poverty and low-income persistence mostly focused on individual characteristics at the national level and rarely examined the geographical aspect of poverty persistence. This report takes advantage of the large sample size of the Longitudinal Administrative Databank and examines the evolution of low-income persistence in Canada and the provinces using the after-tax Low Income Measure.

Issue Number: 2021004
Author(s): Zhang, Xuelin
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