Winnipeg

HOMELESSNESS

Total number of people experiencing homelessness: 1,127 (2021)
Individuals experiencing chronic homelessness: 178 (2021)
Individuals staying in emergency shelters: 300 (2021)
Individuals in transitional housing:  174 (2021)
Individuals experiencing unsheltered homelessness:  370 (2021)
Individuals identifying as youth:  Age 24 and under: 22% (2021)
Individuals identifying as Indigenous:  66% (2021)
Individuals identifying as LGBTQ2S+: Gender diverse people: 1.5% (2021)
Individuals identifying as female:  27.5% (2021)
Individuals identifying as male:  71% (2021)

 

HOUSING

Apartment vacancy rate:  5% (2021)
1-bedroom vacancy rate:  5% (2021)
2-bedroom vacancy rate:  4.7% (2021)
Average cost of rent (bachelor):  $786/month (2021)
Average cost of rent (1 bdrm): $1,030/month (2021)
Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): $1,317/month (2021)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Family and Individual visits to food bank:  Province wide: 65,100 (2021)

Income assistance (single individual):

$796/month (as of July 1, 2018)