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Median household after-tax income
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This indicator measures the median after-tax income. The concept of income covers income received while a resident of Canada or as relevant for income tax purposes in Canada.
Canada (excluding territories), provinces and selected cities
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2020 constant dollars
Market income is the sum of earnings (from employment and net self-employment), net investment income, private retirement income, and the items under other income. It is also called income before taxes and transfers. Total income refers to income from all sources including government transfers and before deduction of federal and provincial income taxes. It may also be called income before tax (but after transfers). After-tax income is total income less income tax.
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