Food Bank User Statistics
Based on Food Banks Canada HungerCount 2021 statistics
Age categories served as % of total, by age group
Age categories served as % of total, by age group
ALL
% 0 - 2 years
5.0
% 3 - 5 years
5.1
% 6 - 11 years
11.9
% 12 - 17 years
9.9
% 18 - 30 years
15.2
% 31 - 44 years
19.0
% 45 - 64 years
27.8
% 65 + years
6.1
New Brunswick Age Category Pie Chart
% children
ALL

31.9

% seniors
ALL

6.1

Food Banks Reporting
ALL

40

Primary source of income
Primary source of income
ALL
% Job Income
10.3
% Employment Insurance (CRB, CRSB, CRCB)
7.2
% Social Assistance
52.2
% Disability-Related Income Support
6.9
% Pension
11.0
% Student Loan
0.3
% Canada Child Benefit
3.1
% No Income
3.9
% Other Income
5.1
New Brunswick Income Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

46

Household type
Household type
ALL
% Two-Parent Families
17.0
% Single Parent Families
16.5
% Couples With No Children
11.3
% Single People
50.4
% Other
4.8
New Brunswick Household Type Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

50

Housing type
Housing type
ALL
% Market Rental
61.5
% Social Housing
14.2
% Homeowners
16.8
% Band-Owned Housing
2.2
% Unhoused/Temporary Shelters
2.3
% Other
3.0
New Brunswick Housing Type Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

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