Farm Operators' Income from Farm and Off-Farm Sources, Ontario, 2010-2011

 

Farm Operators' Income from Farm and Off-Farm Sources, Ontario, 2011

Income
$10,000 to $24,999 $25,000 to $49,999 $50,000 to $99,999 $100,000 to $249,999 $250,000 to $499,999 $500,000 and over Total
Number of operators
12,170
9,075
7,390
8,170
5,160
3,580
45,540
Number of farms
9,505
6,830
5,615
5,830
3,305
2,030
33,115
Total operating revenue
($ '000)
158,855
245,019
398,563
922,676
1,175,257
2,019,130
4,918,293
Total operating expenses (a)
($ '000)
205,916
246,878
343,923
738,664
922,991
1,689,876
4,147,253
Net operating income
($ '000)
-47,062
-1,859
54,640
184,012
252,266
329,255
771,040
Average per operator
( $ )
-3,867
-205
7,394
22,523
48,889
91,971
16,931
Total off-farm income (b) ($ '000)
635,386
410,020
319,103
266,368
106,095
70,441
1,807,281
Average per operator
( $ )
52,209
45,181
43,180
32,603
20,561
19,676
39,686
Total income of operators
($ '000)
588,324
408,162
373,743
450,380
358,361
399,696
2,578,321
Average per operator
( $ )
48,342
44,976
50,574
55,126
69,450
111,647
56,617

 

Farm Operators' Income from Farm and Off-Farm Sources, Ontario, 2010

Income
$10,000 to $24,999 $25,000 to $49,999 $50,000 to $99,999 $100,000 to $249,999 $250,000 to $499,999 $500,000 and over Total
Number of operators
12,715
9,270
7,750
8,220
5,170
3,315
46,440
Number of farms
9,840
7,050
5,780
5,805
3,205
1,865
33,550
Total operating revenue
($ '000)
158,855
245,019
398,563
922,676
1,175,257
2,019,130
4,918,293
Total operating expenses (a)
($ '000)
205,916
246,878
343,923
738,664
922,991
1,689,876
4,147,253
Net operating income
($ '000)
-47,062
-1,859
54,640
184,012
252,266
329,255
771,040
Average per operator
( $ )
-4,820
-9
7,379
20,924
46,378
84,427
14,802
Total off-farm income (b) ($ '000)
635,386
410,020
319,103
266,368
106,095
70,441
1,807,281
Average per operator
( $ )
48,835
43,536
40,451
28,074
19,082
21,870
37,467
Total income of operators
($ '000)
588,324
408,162
373,743
450,380
358,361
399,696
2,578,321
Average per operator
( $ )
44,015
43,527
47,830
48,998
65,460
106,297
52,268

 

(a)Excludes depreciation charges.
(b)Includes income from wages and salaries, net off-farm self-employment, investments, pensions and other sources.

Note: The table above includes those farm operators involved in a single, unincorporated farm with total operating revenues of $10,000 or more.

 

Reference: Statistics Canada, Taxation Data Program, Canadian Farm Financial Database.


Author :  
Kumuduni Kulasekera - Economist - OMAF/MRA
Last Reviewed :  
5 March 2014
For more information:
E-mail: stats.omafra@ontario.ca