Facts & Figures
Stats that might make you want to help someone in need!
Things that make you go… Hmm!
Survey of HungerCount 2018 calculated by Food Banks Canada.
Nationally across Canada:
This is the number of total meals and snacks served in March 2018.
Seniors represent 6.3% of food bank users, while representing 16.9%* of the population.
- 1 in 6 are currently or recently employed
- 59.0% on social assistance or disability-related income
- 1 in 9 receive pension income
- 6.0% report no income
Total number of visits in Ontario in March 2018. This number is unacceptably high.
32.2% of households accessing food banks in Ontario are on Disability-related Support