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
3.8
% 3 - 5 years
7.1
% 6 - 11 years
12.8
% 12 - 17 years
10.2
% 18 - 30 years
17.4
% 31 - 44 years
22.1
% 45 - 64 years
19.9
% 65 + years
6.6
Prince Edward Island Age Cateogry Pie Chart
% children
ALL

33.9

% seniors
ALL

6.6

Food Banks Reporting
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Primary source of income
Primary source of income
ALL
% Job Income
23.4
% Employment Insurance
13.5
% Social Assistance
31.1
% Disability-Related Income Support
6.9
% Pension
8.5
% Student Loan
0.3
% Canada Child Benefit
2.4
% No Income
9.4
% Other Income
4.6
Prince Edward Island Income Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

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Household type
Household type
ALL
% Two-Parent Families
23.3
% Single Parent Families
18.1
% Couples With No Children
8.7
% Single People
42.1
% Other
7.8
Prince Edward Island Household Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

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Housing type
Housing type
ALL
% Market Rental
54.8
% Social Housing
26.0
% Homeowners
13.5
% Band-Owned Housing
1.5
% Unhoused/Temporary Shelters
1.5
% Other
2.7
Prince Edward Island Housing Type Pie Chart
Food Banks Reporting
ALL

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