Calculation of Cost Savings in Healthcare Due to Poverty Reduction

Calculation of Cost Savings to Criminal Justice System Due to Poverty Reduction


(1) This fact is well documented in the Canadian literature on social determinants of health (see Social Determinants of Health: The Canadian Facts and Income and Health: Opportunities to achieve health equity in Ontario).

(2) The share of public health costs by quintile is derived from the report Paying Taxes and Using Health Services: The distributional consequences of tax financed universal health insurance in a Canadian province

(3) See the analysis by Feed Ontario (2016, pp. 13)