Winnipeg

HOMELESSNESS

Number identified in PiT Count experiencing homelessness on April 17 & 18, 2018:

1,519 (2018)
Sheltered: 1,315 (2018)
Unsheltered (incl. staying in public spaces):  204 (2018)
Living in facilities (incl. emergency rooms, addictions and mental health treatment facilities, incarceration):  213 (2018)
Emergency shelter (incl. domestic violence shelter or youth shelter):  392 (2018)
Youth shelter: 23 (2018)
Living in transitional housing: 236 (2018)
Hotel/motel:  47 (2018)
Provisionally accommodated: 895 (2018)

 

HOUSING

No. of public & subsidized housing units: 

 35,555 (Mantioba) (2015)

Bachelor vacancy rate:

2.6% (2018)

1-bedroom vacancy rate: 

2.9% (2018)
2-bedroom vacancy rate: 

 3.0% (2018)

3+ bedroom vacancy rate

3.7% (2018)
Average cost of rent (bachelor): 

$697 (2018)

Average cost of rent (1 bdrm):

$920 (2018)

Average cost of rent (2 bdrm): 

$1179 (2018)

Average cost of rent (3+ bdrm):

$1446 (2018)

SOCIAL ASSISTANCE

Income assistance (single individual):

$796/mo. (as of July 1, 2018)

Maximum Rent Assist (single individual not recieving income assistance):  $576/mo. (2018)

INDIGENOUS DATA

Percentage of respondents to street survey identifying as Indigenous:

65.9% (2018)