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Table 1 Selected characteristics, study population compared to the Victoria Census Metropolitan Area (CMA), 2006. Income is in Canadian dollars (CAD)

From: Privatisation & marketisation of post-birth care: the hidden costs for new mothers

Measure Sample population Victoria CMA
Aboriginal background 4.5% 2.8% (Female)
Visible minorities 11.2% 9.0% (Females)
Average (mean) annual income Gross household income $52565 $53,500 (median) $66,594 $59,015 (median)
Own home 40.4% 61.8% (by household, not specific for age or gender)