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2006 Community Profiles

 
Abrams Village
Prince Edward Island
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 266   135,851
Population in 2001 1 342   135,294
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -22.2   0.4
Total private dwellings 2 111   62,753
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 105   53,084
Population density per square kilometre 194.4   23.9
Land area (square km) 1.37   5,683.91
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 270 130 135   135,850 65,595 70,255
0 to 4 years 10 5 5   6,690 3,370 3,320
5 to 9 years 10 5 5   7,920 4,065 3,860
10 to 14 years 15 10 5   9,375 4,825 4,550
15 to 19 years 20 10 10   9,940 5,000 4,940
20 to 24 years 20 5 10   8,585 4,190 4,400
25 to 29 years 10 5 0   7,365 3,500 3,865
30 to 34 years 10 5 5   7,840 3,755 4,090
35 to 39 years 15 5 10   8,730 4,210 4,520
40 to 44 years 25 10 15   10,705 5,150 5,555
45 to 49 years 20 10 5   10,870 5,210 5,660
50 to 54 years 15 10 5   10,205 5,005 5,200
55 to 59 years 20 0 15   10,045 4,905 5,140
60 to 64 years 30 15 15   7,400 3,655 3,745
65 to 69 years 15 10 5   5,830 2,880 2,955
70 to 74 years 10 0 5   4,975 2,335 2,645
75 to 79 years 5 5 5   3,765 1,665 2,100
80 to 84 years 5 0 5   2,920 1,115 1,805
85 years and over 0 0 0   2,690 765 1,920
Median age of the population 5 42.0 43.0 41.5   40.8 39.9 41.6
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.9 84.6 85.2   82.3 81.3 83.3
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 220 110 110   111,865 53,335 58,530
Not in a common-law relationship 205 100 105   103,765 49,290 54,475
In a common-law relationship 20 10 10   8,100 4,040 4,055
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 225 110 115   111,865 53,340 58,530
Never legally married (single) 8 65 35 25   35,030 18,170 16,860
Legally married (and not separated) 9 135 65 65   58,210 29,065 29,140
Separated, but still legally married 10 5 0 0   3,895 1,725 2,165
Divorced 11 15 0 10   7,070 3,055 4,010
Widowed 12 5 5 5   7,665 1,315 6,350
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 105   53,135
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 85.7   71.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   5.5
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.4
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 9.5   1.9
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 9.5   13.2
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   0.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.0   5.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 100   39,360
Number of rented dwellings 17 0   13,715
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 85   36,770
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 20   16,365
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.5   8.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 7.6   6.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   0.6
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 101,256   144,404
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 95   39,185
Number of married-couple families 22 70   28,700
Number of common-law-couple families 23 10   4,085
Number of lone-parent families 15   6,400
Number of female lone-parent families 10   5,265
Number of male lone-parent families 10   1,135
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.0   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 0.0   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.0   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 0.0   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 0.0   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 45,690   54,800
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 47,095   61,629
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 0   49,266
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 35,042   32,847
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 0   31,573
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   37,797
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 39,610   47,441
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 40,946   52,685
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 0   43,619
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 34,274   30,698
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 0   30,177
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   33,350
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 105   53,135
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 35   15,710
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 45   16,390
One-person households 10   12,820
Other household types 28 20   8,210
Average household size 2.5   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 45,701   46,553
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 86,091   68,476
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 24,064   53,400
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 0   20,928
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,042   38,138
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 39,627   40,778
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 75,339   58,854
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 22,272   46,359
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 0   19,223
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 34,274   35,191
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 0   620
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 614   652
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 265 130 135   134,205 64,990 69,215
English only 35 0 35   125,260 60,820 64,440
French only 230 135 100   5,345 2,365 2,985
English and French 0 0 0   495 245 250
Other language(s) 33 0 0 0   3,100 1,565 1,535
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 270 130 135   134,205 64,995 69,210
English only 15 0 20   116,995 57,685 59,310
French only 0 0 0   55 35 20
English and French 250 130 115   17,100 7,245 9,855
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   55 20 30
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 270 130 135   134,205 64,990 69,210
English 35 10 30   130,115 62,970 67,140
French 225 120 110   2,680 1,310 1,370
Non-official language 0 0 0   1,100 575 525
English and French 0 0 0   150 45 105
English and non-official language 0 0 0   160 90 75
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 265 130 135   134,205 64,990 69,210
Non-immigrants 37 270 130 135   129,150 62,560 66,590
Immigrants 38 0 0 0   4,785 2,315 2,470
Before 1991 0 0 0   3,335 1,595 1,745
1991 to 2000 0 0 0   590 280 305
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   855 435 420
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   270 115 155
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 265 130 135   134,205 64,990 69,215
Canadian citizens 265 130 135   132,215 64,055 68,160
Canadian citizens under age 18 45 15 30   29,665 15,110 14,555
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 220 110 105   102,550 48,945 53,605
Not Canadian citizens 42 0 0 0   1,990 940 1,050
Table: Generation status
Generation status Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 220 115 105   110,205 52,695 57,515
1st generation 44 0 0 0   5,020 2,410 2,610
2nd generation 45 10 0 0   6,245 2,895 3,345
3rd generation or more 46 215 110 105   98,935 47,385 51,550
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 265 130 135   133,100 64,395 68,705
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 245 125 125   116,595 56,570 60,025
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 10 0 0   8,495 4,110 4,385
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 10 10   4,760 2,160 2,605
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 0 0 0   2,745 1,305 1,440
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   505 255 250
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 245 120 125   127,570 61,705 65,865
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 215 115 100   86,340 42,310 44,025
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 25 10 20   20,280 9,745 10,535
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 10 10 0   11,215 4,990 6,225
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 0 0 0   8,300 3,965 4,335
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 0 0 0   1,430 685 745
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 265 130 135   134,205 64,990 69,210
Aboriginal identity population 50 0 0 0   1,730 760 970
Non-Aboriginal identity population 270 130 135   132,475 64,230 68,245
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 220 115 105   110,205 52,695 57,510
No certificate, diploma or degree 80 55 25   29,235 15,970 13,265
High school certificate or equivalent 52 55 30 30   28,245 13,395 14,845
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 10 0   11,245 7,200 4,045
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 65 20 50   21,765 8,005 13,760
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   4,190 1,415 2,775
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 10   15,530 6,705 8,820
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 50 25 25   18,545 9,390 9,155
No certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 0   7,460 3,995 3,460
High school certificate or equivalent 55 25 10 15   7,230 3,720 3,510
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   575 385 190
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 15 10 0   1,580 725 850
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   345 160 185
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   1,350 405 950
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 20 15 10   15,175 7,065 8,105
No certificate, diploma or degree 10 0 0   1,810 1,230 575
High school certificate or equivalent 58 0 0 0   3,815 2,030 1,785
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   1,220 760 460
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 10 10 10   4,515 1,850 2,670
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   405 130 270
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 0   3,410 1,070 2,340
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 135 65 65   57,640 27,735 29,905
No certificate, diploma or degree 50 30 15   11,780 6,890 4,890
High school certificate or equivalent 61 30 20 15   13,420 6,145 7,275
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 10 0   7,365 4,615 2,745
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 40 10 35   13,210 4,795 8,415
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   2,520 870 1,650
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   9,345 4,415 4,925
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 220 110 105   110,205 52,695 57,510
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 135 85 50   57,475 29,365 28,110
Education 10 0 10   4,390 1,120 3,270
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   1,125 585 535
Humanities 0 0 0   2,655 1,200 1,460
Social and behavioural sciences and law 0 0 0   4,175 1,140 3,030
Business, management and public administration 40 0 35   13,815 3,505 10,305
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   1,660 815 840
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0 0 0   1,550 875 675
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 25 25 0   10,465 10,005 465
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0 0 0   1,520 1,075 445
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 15 0 15   7,845 1,095 6,745
Personal, protective and transportation services 0 0 0   3,520 1,895 1,625
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 10
Table: Location of study
Location of study Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 220 110 105   110,205 52,695 57,510
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 140 85 50   57,480 29,370 28,110
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 85 30 50   52,725 23,325 29,400
Inside Canada 85 30 55   50,435 22,205 28,225
Outside Canada 0 0 0   2,290 1,115 1,175
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 220 115 105   110,205 52,695 57,510
In the labour force 67 170 90 80   75,210 38,245 36,965
Employed 68 155 80 80   66,855 34,120 32,735
Unemployed 69 10 10 0   8,350 4,125 4,230
Not in the labour force 70 50 25 30   34,995 14,450 20,550
Participation rate 71 77.3 78.3 76.2   68.2 72.6 64.3
Employment rate 72 70.5 69.6 76.2   60.7 64.7 56.9
Unemployment rate 73 5.9 11.1 0.0   11.1 10.8 11.4
Table: Occupation
Occupation Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 165 85 80   74,510 37,990 36,520
A Management occupations 75 10 0 10   5,650 3,320 2,325
B Business, finance and administration occupations 30 0 30   12,085 2,890 9,190
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 0 0 0   3,590 2,655 935
D Health occupations 15 0 10   4,420 660 3,765
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 10 0 0   5,970 1,665 4,310
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 0 0 10   1,640 675 960
G Sales and service occupations 30 10 20   16,810 6,150 10,655
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 35 35 0   11,125 10,305 820
I Occupations unique to primary industry 35 35 0   9,000 7,270 1,730
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 0 0   4,225 2,395 1,830
Table: Industry
Industry Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 170 85 80   74,510 37,990 36,525
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 30 30 0   9,525 7,365 2,150
Construction 20 25 0   4,880 4,350 535
Manufacturing 15 15 0   7,000 4,550 2,450
Wholesale trade 10 10 0   1,595 1,150 445
Retail trade 10 10 0   8,120 3,525 4,590
Finance and real estate 0 0 0   2,690 1,170 1,520
Health care and social services 0 0 10   7,140 975 6,165
Educational services 10 10 10   4,625 1,485 3,140
Business services 0 0 0   9,665 5,700 3,965
Other services 65 10 65   19,265 7,710 11,555
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 220 115 105   101,345 47,345 54,000
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 220 115 105   100,130 46,595 53,535
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 95 35 60   41,990 18,040 23,950
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 65 25 40   21,615 8,635 12,980
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 175 95 80   82,405 41,665 40,740
English 105 55 50   80,875 41,235 39,640
French 75 40 30   1,060 285 765
Non-official language 0 0 0   30 10 20
English and French 0 0 0   430 140 295
English and non-official language 0 0 0   15 0 10
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 155 80 80   66,860 34,120 32,740
Worked at home 0 0 0   5,255 2,975 2,285
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   190 140 55
No fixed workplace address 40 35 10   7,360 5,910 1,450
Worked at usual place 115 40 75   54,045 25,095 28,950
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 0 0 0   20,830 9,330 11,500
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 105 35 75   27,970 12,985 14,985
Worked in a different census division (county) 0 0 0   4,255 2,105 2,150
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   990 670 315
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
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 83 155 75 80   61,410 31,010 30,395
Car, truck, van, as driver 135 70 70   48,905 25,340 23,565
Car, truck, van, as passenger 0 0 0   6,815 2,905 3,910
Public transit 0 0 0   305 160 145
Walked or bicycled 10 0 10   4,495 2,105 2,385
All other modes 10 0 0   890 495 395
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 265 130 135   134,205 64,995 69,210
Total visible minority population 85 10 10 0   1,825 880 945
Chinese 0 0 0   250 130 120
South Asian 86 0 0 0   130 75 60
Black 10 10 0   645 315 330
Filipino 0 0 0   30 10 15
Latin American 0 0 0   215 110 105
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   30 0 30
Arab 0 0 0   260 120 140
West Asian 88 0 0 0   30 20 15
Korean 0 0 0   70 30 35
Japanese 0 0 0   65 30 35
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   60 15 45
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   25 15 10
Not a visible minority 91 255 125 130   132,375 64,110 68,265
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 185 100 85   80,670 40,820 39,850
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 18,553 24,655 12,394   19,459 21,781 17,067
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 60 30 30   36,135 19,260 16,875
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 35,101 38,806 34,452   34,140 36,034 31,956
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Abrams Village, Community   Prince Edward Island
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 220 110 105   106,405 51,230 55,170
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 18,880 22,774 15,324   22,383 26,627 19,027
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 18,112 22,064 15,324   20,205 23,227 17,790
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 81.2 87.0 72.5   69.8 71.9 67.3
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.8 13.7 23.7   17.8 15.2 21.1
Other money - As a % of total income 2.0 2.2 1.7   12.3 12.9 11.6
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 265 130 135   132,875 64,470 68,405
% in low income before tax - All persons 7.5 0.0 0.0   11.0 9.7 12.3
% in low income after tax - All persons 0.0 0.0 0.0   7.0 6.5 7.5
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 0.0 0.0 0.0   12.7 12.7 12.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 0.0 0.0 0.0   7.9 7.6 8.2

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Abrams Village, Prince Edward Island (Code1103027) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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