Facts on Poverty
Distribution of social welfare recipients by program type and by region in - 2009-2010
Minimum wage in Atlantic Canada - 2010-2011
Fact sheet on poverty
Annual income of N.B. social welfare recipients in 2009, for four categories of beneficiaries
Minimum Wages in Atlantic Provinces - 2006-2013. Table.
Facts about people living in poverty - 2012. Many unkind and untrue things are said about people living in poverty, including those on social assistance. The facts about poverty, and its great human and financial costs, are often ignored. Read the pamphlet.
Information Facts Sheets on proposals to reduce poverty- September 2013. Welfare Basic Rates. Wage Exemption. Disabled. Drug Plan. Employment,Income,Unemployment. Food Banks. Home Support Workers. Pay Equity. Seniors. Taxation.
Information Facts Sheets on the situation of poverty in NB - 2012. 50% of New Brunswickers are poor. Invest New Brunswick. Investing in Social Assistance. Women in the economy. 2008 Economic crisis and jobs. Poverty in urban-rural régions. Economic crisis on purchasing power. Food banks. Fiscal Justice.
Annual income of single-parent families receiving social assistance versus the poverty line
Corporate Taxes 2007-2012