Income level

Income level

Including low-income women with children: program and policy directions

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Centres of Excellence for Womens Health (CEWH)
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence (PWHCE)
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Paper
Online
Author: 
Lynn Scruby
Rachel Rapaport Beck
Publisher: 
Prairie Women's Health Centre of Excellence
Publication Date: 
2007
Publication Place: 
Winnipeg, MB

Examines information on the issues that affect the health and well-being of low-income women with children, their families and the communities in which they live as well as several of the key policy implications of these findings and recommendations for action.

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ISBN 9781897250143
Project # 149

Income instability of lone parents, singles, and two-parent families in Canada 1984 to 2004

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English
Author: 
René Morissette
Yuri Ostrovsky
Publisher: 
Business and Labour Market Analysis, Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2007

Examines income instability of lone parents, singles and two-parent families in Canada in the past two decades using tax data. Discusses whether there has been a widespread increase in earnings instability among lone parents (especially lone mothers.

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Death of a spouse: the impact on income for senior men and women

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Author: 
André Bernard
Chris Li
Publisher: 
Statistics Canada
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Compares the dynamics of income during widowhood among women and men aged 65 and over.

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ISBN 0662436644
ISSN 17070503

New Brunswick women and paid work

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides statistical data on women's participation in the paid labour force in New Brunswick.

Senior women in New Brunswick

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
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Fredericton, NB

Provides statistical data on the population, living arrangements, health, and income of senior women in New Brunswick.

New Brunswick women with disabilities

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Fredericton (Nouveau-Brunswick)

Provides statistical data on education, labour force participation, and income levels of women with disabilities in New Brunswick.

2006 report card on the status of women in New Brunswick: a statistical profile by the New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Sta

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English
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Author: 
Wendy Johnston
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides statistical data on women in New Brunswick, including data on populations, health status, education & training, income & poverty, family responsibilities, and violence against women.

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ISBN 1553966376

Women's economic justice project: an examination of how women would benefit from a guaranteed livable income

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English
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Author: 
Cindy L'Hirondelle
Publisher: 
Women's Livable Income Working Group
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Victoria, BC

Documents discussions that formed a sort of grassroots women's think tank to examine the benefits, particularly to women, of a Guaranteed Livable Income.

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Includes bibliographical references.

Income and poverty in New Brunswick

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English
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Online
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New Brunswick Advisory Council on the Status of Women
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Fredericton, NB

Provides statistical data on poverty and income levels among women in New Brunswick.

Effect of neighbourhood income and maternal education on birth outcomes: a population-based study

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Author: 
Zhong-Cheng Luo
Russell Wilkins
Michael S Kramer
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CMAJ
Publication Date: 
2006
Publication Place: 
Ottawa, ON

Studies the extent to which associations between adverse birth outcomes and socio-economic status can be identified using individual-level measures (maternal level of education) and community-level measures (neighbourhood income).

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ISSN 08203946 (print)
ISSN 14882329 (online)
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Includes bibliographical references.
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