The Facts

The BC Liberal government is leaving workers in poverty. BC has fallen behind the rest of Canada and now has the second lowest minimum wage in the Nation! Seriously - it is time for the BC Liberal government to give British Columbians a real raise.

The picture of a low-wage worker in BC isn't what you might expect. Eighty-two per cent are 20 or older. Nearly two-thirds are women.  And 15,500 are over 65.

Bust the myths. Download one of our fact sheets to learn more.

The Facts

Minimum Wage and Women

Minimum Wage and Poverty

Minimum Wage and Students

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BCFED_logo_blue_transparent_250_pixels.png A campaign of the BC Federation of Labour