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Table 2 Demographic information for areas surrounding schools

From: A program evaluation of Kids2Hear, a student-run hearing screening program for school children

  Ward A (School 1 and 3) Ward B (School 2) Toronto
Annual household income $67,305 $60, 550 $87,038
Proportion with household income less than $20,000 15 % 23 % 15 %
Incidence of low income households 23 % 20 % 19 %
Born outside of Canada 41 % 59 % 51 %
Unemployment rate 9.1 10 9.3
No high school diploma 16 % 36 % 18 %
Proportion of visible minorities 33 % 54 % 49 %
  1. A “ward” is one of the sections into which a city is divided for political/electoral purposes
  2. Information obtained from Statistics Canada, National Household Survey (2011) [16]