Articles of Interest
Total Jewish population 391, 665
16.9% of Canadian Jews are 65 or older
25% of Quebec Jews have French as their mother tongue, and 62% are bilingual.*
Median income for Canadian Jews (age 15+) is $30,670
6.7% of Canadian Jews live in female-headed single-parent families
14.6% of Canadian Jews live below the poverty line. This percentage rises to 15.7% for Canadian Jews aged 75 and older, and to 20% among Quebec Jews.
Figures are from a comprehensive study of data collected in the 2011 National Household Survey. Access the reports here.