In Northwest Territories 61.5% of home owners have a mortgage on their home. 10.9% of home owners in Northwest Territories spend more than 30% of their household income on shelter costs. When it comes to rented homes, 39.3% of the rented homes in Northwest Territories are subsidized and the remaining 60.7% pay market rent. Subsidized housing is government sponsored economic assistance program aimed towards alleviating housing costs and expenses for people in need with low to moderate incomes. 22.5% of tenants in Northwest Territories spend over 30% of their household income on shelter costs.
|Homes with a mortgage||61.50%|
|Homes spending more than 30% of household income on the home||10.90%|
|Homes that are subsidized by tax payers||39.30%|
|Rented homes where more than 30% of household income is spent on shelter costs||22.50%|