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Falling behind

These numbers show how inflation-adjusted incomes fell in Vancouver and Montreal for young adults aged 25 to 34 between 1981 and 2006. The trends that led to this decline are still in place, so it's unlikely the gap has closed significantly in recent years.

Average individual real income in dollars, ages 25-34

SOURCE: Markus Moos; Statistics Canada

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