Table 8
Women and men aged 65 years and over in low income after tax, by family status, Canada, 1980 to 2008

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Table 8
Women and men aged 65 years and over in low income after tax, by family status, Canada, 1980 to 2008
Table summary
This table displays the results of Women and men aged 65 years and over in low income after tax. The information is grouped by Year appearing as row headers and is grouped by In a couple, Living alone, Women, Men appearing as column headers, calculated using percentage as a unit of measure.
Year In a couple Living alone
Women Men Women Men
percentage
1980 5.5 6.5 57.1 47.0
1985 3.6 4.4 42.1 28.7
1990 2.2 2.6 30.5 20.6
1995 1.9 1.9 26.7 12.1
2000 2.5 1.7 21.6 17.6
2005 1.3E 1.2E 20.3 13.6
2008 1.8E 1.5E 17.1 12.1
E use with caution
Note: Based on 1992 Statistics Canada low income cut-offs.
Sources: Statistics Canada, Survey of Labour and Income Dynamics, 1980 to 2008.
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