Table 5 Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID) and Canadian Financial Capability Survey (CFCS) definition comparison of employment income groups from age 25 to 64

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  SLID CFCS
Work hours 910 or more Work hours more than 0 Self-reported Population
'000
Total population 18,428 18,428 18,253 18,253
  % '000
Employed 82 89 86 15,631
Low-income 14 14 15 2,819
Employed low-income 7 9 9 1,632
Not-employed low-income 8 6 7 1,187
Employed non-low-income 76 81 77 13,999
Not-employed non-low-income 10 5 8 1,434
Note: Total annual hours were used and divided by 52 weeks to estimate weekly hours worked.
Sources: Statistics Canada, Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics (SLID), 2008; Canadian Financial Capability Survey (CFCS), 2009.