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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 911   968,157
Population in 2001 1 907   978,933
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 0.4   -1.1
Total private dwellings 2 405   438,621
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 387   387,160
Population density per square kilometre 308.3   1.6
Land area (square km) 2.95   588,276.09
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 910 415 495   968,160 475,240 492,915
0 to 4 years 50 25 25   57,495 29,395 28,100
5 to 9 years 70 35 40   61,070 31,160 29,905
10 to 14 years 65 25 40   69,130 35,405 33,725
15 to 19 years 60 35 35   74,900 38,455 36,445
20 to 24 years 40 25 15   67,245 33,800 33,440
25 to 29 years 40 20 20   58,245 28,930 29,320
30 to 34 years 50 15 35   54,935 26,810 28,125
35 to 39 years 45 20 25   56,555 27,680 28,875
40 to 44 years 70 25 40   71,320 34,745 36,580
45 to 49 years 45 25 20   75,785 37,765 38,020
50 to 54 years 45 15 30   70,230 35,215 35,010
55 to 59 years 55 30 25   58,230 29,115 29,105
60 to 64 years 40 20 25   43,710 21,685 22,025
65 to 69 years 40 20 25   37,110 17,900 19,210
70 to 74 years 60 30 30   33,780 15,985 17,795
75 to 79 years 55 25 35   30,505 13,750 16,750
80 to 84 years 50 25 25   24,100 9,770 14,325
85 years and over 35 10 25   23,820 7,660 16,160
Median age of the population 5 42.7 42.4 42.9   38.7 37.5 39.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 80.2 80.7 80.8   80.6 79.8 81.4
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 730 330 400   780,460 379,275 401,185
Not in a common-law relationship 700 320 385   722,930 350,540 372,395
In a common-law relationship 30 15 15   57,535 28,740 28,795
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 730 330 400   780,460 379,275 401,185
Never legally married (single) 8 190 105 90   256,450 138,790 117,660
Legally married (and not separated) 9 390 190 195   396,500 198,280 198,215
Separated, but still legally married 10 20 5 15   19,385 8,780 10,605
Divorced 11 40 15 25   51,170 23,160 28,010
Widowed 12 90 20 70   56,955 10,265 46,690
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 385   387,140
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 85.7   74.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.8   2.8
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   3.3
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   1.8
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   12.9
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.8
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 5.2   2.0
Number of owned dwellings 16 290   277,860
Number of rented dwellings 17 90   99,125
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 285   312,460
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 100   74,680
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 10.4   10.5
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 7.0   6.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   1.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 94,174   132,111
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 230   267,455
Number of married-couple families 22 190   194,165
Number of common-law-couple families 23 10   28,855
Number of lone-parent families 25   44,445
Number of female lone-parent families 15   35,170
Number of male lone-parent families 0   9,265
Average number of persons in all census families 3.0   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.0   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 0.0   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 3.5   2.7
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.3   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 0.0   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 68,089   58,563
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 71,911   67,369
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 0   51,865
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 65,029   29,547
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 26,164   28,067
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   37,217
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 58,477   50,875
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,483   57,535
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 0   45,530
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 58,629   28,577
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 26,164   27,384
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   33,845
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 385   387,140
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 80   102,350
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 125   115,630
One-person households 135   111,315
Other household types 28 40   57,845
Average household size 2.2   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,963   46,705
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 92,451   76,494
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 56,798   57,994
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 22,192   23,122
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 30,934   38,113
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 35,717   41,084
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 71,971   65,210
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,866   49,942
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,504   21,107
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 27,478   35,421
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 481   568
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   614
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 875 405 470   953,845 469,400 484,445
English only 725 330 395   811,725 401,635 410,095
French only 80 35 45   16,060 7,540 8,515
English and French 10 10 0   1,130 550 575
Other language(s) 33 65 35 30   124,930 59,680 65,255
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 875 405 470   953,845 469,405 484,445
English only 785 365 420   902,655 446,480 456,170
French only 0 0 0   480 230 250
English and French 85 35 55   47,450 21,185 26,265
Neither English nor French 10 0 0   3,260 1,505 1,760
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 875 405 470   953,850 469,400 484,445
English 820 375 445   897,130 441,745 455,385
French 15 0 10   3,860 1,755 2,105
Non-official language 40 20 20   46,605 22,930 23,670
English and French 0 0 0   860 385 470
English and non-official language 0 0 0   5,335 2,560 2,775
French and non-official language 0 0 0   50 25 25
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 875 405 470   953,850 469,405 484,445
Non-immigrants 37 845 385 460   901,080 444,205 456,875
Immigrants 38 30 20 10   48,155 22,690 25,465
Before 1991 15 10 10   30,615 14,320 16,295
1991 to 2000 10 0 0   9,450 4,385 5,060
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   8,095 3,985 4,105
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   4,615 2,505 2,105
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 875 405 470   953,845 469,405 484,445
Canadian citizens 875 405 470   936,850 460,975 475,875
Canadian citizens under age 18 215 100 115   231,130 118,945 112,190
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 660 305 360   705,725 342,035 363,690
Not Canadian citizens 42 0 0 0   16,995 8,430 8,570
Table: Generation status
Generation status Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 695 325 375   766,235 373,390 392,845
1st generation 44 30 20 15   50,235 23,820 26,420
2nd generation 45 150 70 75   139,120 65,090 74,030
3rd generation or more 46 515 230 285   576,880 284,480 292,395
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 875 405 470   942,205 463,500 478,705
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 810 370 430   807,755 397,685 410,065
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 60 35 30   80,090 39,185 40,905
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 10 0 0   36,505 17,480 19,020
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 0 0 0   13,645 7,020 6,625
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   4,215 2,125 2,090
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 835 380 455   896,610 440,045 456,565
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 550 260 290   572,875 283,655 289,215
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 110 60 50   180,200 86,770 93,430
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 130 35 95   92,485 44,315 48,170
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 40 15 20   38,925 19,210 19,720
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   12,125 6,100 6,025
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 875 405 470   953,850 469,405 484,445
Aboriginal identity population 50 60 15 45   141,890 69,565 72,325
Non-Aboriginal identity population 815 385 425   811,955 399,840 412,120
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 695 325 375   766,235 373,390 392,845
No certificate, diploma or degree 230 110 125   231,730 122,305 109,425
High school certificate or equivalent 52 180 110 75   205,495 101,235 104,260
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 85 50 40   86,310 52,700 33,610
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 115 45 75   111,770 39,765 72,005
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 10   32,180 11,870 20,315
University certificate, diploma or degree 60 10 45   98,755 45,515 53,235
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 105 60 45   141,690 72,885 68,810
No certificate, diploma or degree 30 20 10   67,545 36,390 31,155
High school certificate or equivalent 55 60 35 30   50,555 26,480 24,075
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   5,790 3,275 2,515
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 0 10 0   9,285 3,545 5,745
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   1,910 840 1,070
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 0 0   6,600 2,350 4,250
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 120 55 60   112,080 54,335 57,740
No certificate, diploma or degree 25 10 15   17,800 10,110 7,690
High school certificate or equivalent 58 30 30 0   31,785 17,345 14,440
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 20 20 0   12,920 7,740 5,175
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 20 0 20   22,180 8,180 14,000
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   3,950 1,650 2,300
University certificate, diploma or degree 20 10 15   23,440 9,300 14,135
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 280 135 140   373,475 183,805 189,670
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 45 20   76,295 43,585 32,715
High school certificate or equivalent 61 45 25 20   97,775 47,620 50,150
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 45 20 20   53,420 32,900 20,520
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 70 30 40   67,445 24,135 43,305
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 10   19,190 7,280 11,905
University certificate, diploma or degree 35 10 25   59,355 28,280 31,080
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 700 325 375   766,235 373,390 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 420 215 205   437,225 223,540 213,680
Education 45 10 35   42,225 10,675 31,555
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   7,390 3,600 3,790
Humanities 0 0 0   12,795 5,835 6,955
Social and behavioural sciences and law 15 0 15   20,800 7,330 13,465
Business, management and public administration 40 0 30   66,305 18,430 47,875
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 10   7,970 4,345 3,625
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0 0 10   9,440 5,355 4,085
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 45 40 0   69,145 65,575 3,570
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 25 20 0   13,030 10,305 2,725
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 95 20 75   56,910 8,625 48,280
Personal, protective and transportation services 10 0 0   22,945 9,755 13,185
Other 64 0 0 0   45 0 40
Table: Location of study
Location of study Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 700 325 375   766,230 373,385 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 420 215 200   437,225 223,540 213,685
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 280 110 170   329,010 149,845 179,160
Inside Canada 255 95 160   309,460 139,570 169,895
Outside Canada 25 10 10   19,545 10,280 9,265
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 700 325 370   766,230 373,390 392,845
In the labour force 67 445 230 220   524,305 277,680 246,620
Employed 68 395 195 195   494,900 261,355 233,545
Unemployed 69 55 35 20   29,400 16,325 13,075
Not in the labour force 70 250 95 160   241,930 95,710 146,225
Participation rate 71 63.6 70.8 59.5   68.4 74.4 62.8
Employment rate 72 56.4 60.0 52.7   64.6 70.0 59.4
Unemployment rate 73 12.4 15.2 9.1   5.6 5.9 5.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 445 230 220   517,475 274,140 243,340
A Management occupations 75 15 10 15   41,595 25,460 16,135
B Business, finance and administration occupations 50 0 50   80,525 19,090 61,440
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 10 0   21,765 16,960 4,805
D Health occupations 60 20 40   32,205 5,055 27,155
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 50 0 50   42,840 13,325 29,515
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 0 0 0   10,960 4,400 6,560
G Sales and service occupations 70 35 35   120,600 46,795 73,805
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 90 90 0   83,245 77,815 5,430
I Occupations unique to primary industry 90 70 20   67,660 52,755 14,900
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 0 0   16,075 12,485 3,595
Table: Industry
Industry Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 450 225 215   517,475 274,140 243,340
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 100 80 25   84,305 64,265 20,040
Construction 45 40 0   29,940 26,835 3,105
Manufacturing 0 10 0   29,865 22,985 6,885
Wholesale trade 15 15 0   19,100 14,070 5,035
Retail trade 60 25 30   56,730 25,620 31,110
Finance and real estate 10 0 10   25,280 9,245 16,035
Health care and social services 95 10 85   58,405 8,855 49,545
Educational services 30 10 25   40,315 12,200 28,115
Business services 40 20 20   70,545 43,090 27,450
Other services 50 25 20   102,990 46,970 56,025
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 620 265 350   712,200 339,565 372,635
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 605 255 350   703,815 333,850 369,965
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 200 90 115   294,980 129,315 165,670
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 160 75 85   156,810 65,310 91,505
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 485 230 255   565,595 295,225 270,370
English 490 230 255   555,430 290,400 265,025
French 0 0 0   1,930 610 1,320
Non-official language 0 0 0   5,945 3,115 2,830
English and French 0 0 0   595 245 340
English and non-official language 0 0 0   1,695 840 850
French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 10 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 395 195 200   494,900 261,355 233,545
Worked at home 30 25 10   69,650 42,105 27,545
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   1,040 685 355
No fixed workplace address 30 25 0   49,025 39,465 9,555
Worked at usual place 335 145 190   375,185 179,095 196,090
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 295 125 170   265,680 122,885 142,790
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 15 0 15   75,250 36,775 38,465
Worked in a different census division (county) 20 15 0   24,305 13,335 10,965
Worked in a different province 0 10 0   9,955 6,095 3,860
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 83 360 170 190   424,210 218,565 205,645
Car, truck, van, as driver 245 135 110   336,325 178,305 158,020
Car, truck, van, as passenger 20 0 15   30,760 13,115 17,640
Public transit 0 0 0   9,300 3,590 5,710
Walked or bicycled 85 30 55   40,755 18,975 21,780
All other modes 0 0 0   7,070 4,570 2,500
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 875 405 470   953,845 469,405 484,445
Total visible minority population 85 25 0 20   33,900 17,220 16,675
Chinese 0 0 0   9,505 4,925 4,580
South Asian 86 20 10 15   5,130 2,760 2,370
Black 0 0 0   5,090 2,630 2,455
Filipino 0 0 0   3,770 1,685 2,085
Latin American 10 0 10   2,520 1,265 1,255
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   2,555 1,280 1,270
Arab 0 0 0   1,710 910 800
West Asian 88 0 0 0   1,020 500 520
Korean 0 0 0   740 325 410
Japanese 0 0 0   645 280 360
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   405 185 220
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   810 465 345
Not a visible minority 91 850 400 450   919,950 452,180 467,765
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 475 240 235   553,655 288,795 264,865
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,129 32,989 13,453   23,025 27,950 19,279
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 175 95 80   286,895 166,030 120,860
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 35,017 50,204 28,913   35,948 39,991 32,097
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Spiritwood, Town   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 695 315 375   728,960 356,325 372,635
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,442 33,091 18,755   23,755 29,589 19,873
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,160 27,508 17,750   21,679 25,944 18,659
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 63.7 73.9 51.5   73.9 77.8 68.5
Government transfers - As a % of total income 23.3 11.7 37.9   12.8 9.1 18.0
Other money - As a % of total income 12.7 14.0 10.7   13.3 13.2 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 870 405 465   897,575 441,025 456,545
% in low income before tax - All persons 12.6 8.6 14.9   14.4 13.1 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 7.5 0.0 10.8   9.9 9.4 10.4
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 11.6 0.0 0.0   18.1 18.1 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 11.6 0.0 0.0   12.5 12.6 12.5

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Spiritwood, Saskatchewan (Code4716058) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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