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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 74,898   12,160,282
Population in 2001 1 71,446   11,410,046
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 4.8   6.6
Total private dwellings 2 33,042   4,972,869
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 31,204   4,554,251
Population density per square kilometre 1,282.6   13.4
Land area (square km) 58.40   907,573.82
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 74,900 35,065 39,830   12,160,285 5,930,700 6,229,580
0 to 4 years 3,345 1,775 1,575   670,770 343,475 327,290
5 to 9 years 3,650 1,840 1,810   721,590 369,670 351,920
10 to 14 years 4,490 2,280 2,210   818,445 420,705 397,740
15 to 19 years 5,240 2,625 2,610   833,115 427,185 405,925
20 to 24 years 6,375 3,070 3,305   797,255 400,445 396,815
25 to 29 years 4,470 2,190 2,280   743,695 360,525 383,170
30 to 34 years 3,900 1,935 1,965   791,955 382,030 409,925
35 to 39 years 4,335 2,050 2,285   883,990 430,220 453,770
40 to 44 years 5,150 2,420 2,725   1,032,415 507,130 525,280
45 to 49 years 5,570 2,600 2,970   991,970 486,390 505,585
50 to 54 years 5,250 2,500 2,750   869,400 423,345 446,060
55 to 59 years 4,870 2,295 2,580   774,530 378,530 395,995
60 to 64 years 3,700 1,690 2,015   581,985 283,545 298,440
65 to 69 years 3,210 1,420 1,790   466,240 222,640 243,600
70 to 74 years 3,150 1,415 1,740   401,950 187,510 214,445
75 to 79 years 3,180 1,355 1,825   338,910 149,585 189,325
80 to 84 years 2,655 935 1,720   250,270 97,240 153,035
85 years and over 2,345 670 1,675   191,810 60,555 131,260
Median age of the population 5 41.7 39.5 43.6   39.0 38.1 39.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.7 83.2 86.0   81.8 80.9 82.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 63,415 29,175 34,240   9,949,485 4,796,850 5,152,630
Not in a common-law relationship 57,690 26,350 31,340   9,257,730 4,448,935 4,808,790
In a common-law relationship 5,725 2,825 2,905   691,755 347,915 343,840
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 63,415 29,175 34,240   9,949,480 4,796,850 5,152,635
Never legally married (single) 8 21,235 10,805 10,425   3,143,960 1,662,930 1,481,025
Legally married (and not separated) 9 28,615 14,315 14,300   5,168,660 2,585,115 2,583,545
Separated, but still legally married 10 2,595 1,065 1,530   345,075 150,090 194,980
Divorced 11 5,265 2,015 3,255   679,990 283,150 396,840
Widowed 12 5,700 965 4,735   611,805 115,565 496,235
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 31,210   4,555,025
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 58.7   56.1
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 2.6   5.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 6.8   7.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 6.7   3.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 16.8   10.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 8.3   15.6
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.1   0.5
Number of owned dwellings 16 19,825   3,235,495
Number of rented dwellings 17 11,385   1,312,290
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 23,740   3,124,010
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 7,470   1,431,020
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 8.1   6.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.4   6.6
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.5   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 214,593   297,479
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 20,660   3,422,315
Number of married-couple families 22 13,940   2,530,560
Number of common-law-couple families 23 2,895   351,045
Number of lone-parent families 3,830   540,715
Number of female lone-parent families 3,285   441,105
Number of male lone-parent families 545   99,605
Average number of persons in all census families 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.9   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.6   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.5   2.6
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.5   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 61,390   69,156
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 70,782   77,243
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 49,639   66,525
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 34,826   38,448
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 32,858   36,496
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 51,329   50,339
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 52,950   59,377
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 60,532   65,534
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 45,334   57,013
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 32,956   35,677
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 31,636   34,206
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 44,353   43,972
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 31,210   4,555,025
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 7,130   1,420,515
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 9,230   1,288,140
One-person households 9,205   1,104,865
Other household types 28 5,645   741,505
Average household size 2.3   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 48,213   60,455
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 84,754   87,960
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 58,984   68,764
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 24,793   30,025
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 38,511   51,560
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 42,349   52,117
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 71,670   74,095
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 50,986   58,755
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 22,703   26,473
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,434   46,194
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 760   801
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 885   1,046
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 73,810 34,670 39,140   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 68,040 32,025 36,015   8,230,705 4,044,755 4,185,945
French only 825 340 485   488,815 230,700 258,115
English and French 200 90 115   32,685 14,820 17,870
Other language(s) 33 4,735 2,220 2,520   3,276,685 1,587,595 1,689,090
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 73,805 34,670 39,140   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 68,355 32,350 36,005   10,335,700 5,130,945 5,204,755
French only 50 25 20   49,210 21,460 27,750
English and French 5,240 2,245 2,995   1,377,330 621,285 756,045
Neither English nor French 155 45 110   266,655 104,185 162,470
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 73,805 34,665 39,140   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English 71,515 33,575 37,940   9,655,830 4,733,165 4,922,665
French 255 110 145   289,035 136,125 152,910
Non-official language 1,785 845 945   1,811,620 874,575 937,050
English and French 40 35 10   26,045 11,875 14,175
English and non-official language 200 100 105   239,890 119,205 120,685
French and non-official language 0 0 0   3,065 1,455 1,605
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   3,405 1,480 1,925
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 73,810 34,670 39,140   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Non-immigrants 37 66,010 31,050 34,960   8,512,020 4,197,560 4,314,460
Immigrants 38 7,340 3,375 3,960   3,398,725 1,620,320 1,778,400
Before 1991 5,705 2,525 3,180   1,884,440 901,375 983,065
1991 to 2000 885 430 455   933,545 443,665 489,880
2001 to 2006 39 740 415 325   580,740 275,280 305,460
Non-permanent residents 40 460 240 220   118,150 59,995 58,155
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 73,805 34,670 39,140   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Canadian citizens 71,990 33,800 38,190   11,131,465 5,455,880 5,675,585
Canadian citizens under age 18 14,005 7,200 6,805   2,572,660 1,320,670 1,251,990
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 57,985 26,600 31,385   8,558,810 4,135,210 4,423,595
Not Canadian citizens 42 1,820 865 950   897,430 421,990 475,435
Table: Generation status
Generation status Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 62,355 28,805 33,550   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
1st generation 44 7,560 3,475 4,080   3,340,210 1,590,525 1,749,680
2nd generation 45 10,015 4,415 5,605   1,912,460 933,690 978,765
3rd generation or more 46 44,780 20,915 23,860   4,566,750 2,220,495 2,346,260
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 73,100 34,295 38,810   11,893,180 5,808,065 6,085,115
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 61,010 28,645 32,365   10,299,250 5,027,935 5,271,320
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 7,975 3,775 4,200   951,995 466,425 485,570
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 3,610 1,605 2,010   453,460 222,520 230,945
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 275 125 150   56,835 27,630 29,205
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 230 140 90   131,630 63,550 68,075
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 70,390 32,865 37,520   11,354,360 5,532,565 5,821,800
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 39,970 18,455 21,515   6,660,310 3,245,120 3,415,185
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 16,760 8,255 8,505   2,542,885 1,241,165 1,301,720
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 11,415 5,095 6,320   1,398,660 682,595 716,070
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 1,180 485 690   185,785 89,885 95,900
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 1,065 575 485   566,710 273,790 292,920
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 73,805 34,670 39,140   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Aboriginal identity population 50 1,690 815 875   242,490 117,585 124,900
Non-Aboriginal identity population 72,115 33,855 38,265   11,786,405 5,760,285 6,026,115
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 62,355 28,805 33,550   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No certificate, diploma or degree 14,740 6,710 8,035   2,183,625 1,059,015 1,124,615
High school certificate or equivalent 52 17,920 8,150 9,770   2,628,575 1,220,380 1,408,190
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,870 3,165 1,700   785,115 514,820 270,295
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 13,615 5,505 8,110   1,804,775 782,360 1,022,420
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,610 670 940   405,270 181,355 223,915
University certificate, diploma or degree 9,600 4,605 4,990   2,012,060 986,780 1,025,280
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 11,540 5,605 5,940   1,624,835 826,425 798,410
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,220 2,165 2,055   648,300 348,960 299,345
High school certificate or equivalent 55 4,815 2,370 2,445   627,010 321,420 305,590
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 240 155 85   37,475 22,735 14,740
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 1,450 570 880   160,140 72,655 87,480
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 110 70 40   33,875 15,860 18,020
University certificate, diploma or degree 705 275 435   118,030 44,790 73,240
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 8,360 4,155 4,205   1,529,590 737,610 791,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 890 540 350   132,715 73,165 59,550
High school certificate or equivalent 58 2,145 1,290 855   364,260 200,340 163,920
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 455 285 170   91,525 56,430 35,095
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 2,525 1,055 1,475   372,355 165,310 207,050
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 240 110 130   68,800 31,275 37,525
University certificate, diploma or degree 2,095 870 1,225   499,935 211,090 288,845
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 28,690 13,375 15,315   5,108,740 2,488,355 2,620,380
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,425 2,210 2,215   766,810 383,295 383,520
High school certificate or equivalent 61 7,820 3,550 4,270   1,296,405 580,705 715,710
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,625 1,635 990   489,605 320,260 169,345
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 7,595 3,060 4,535   1,089,270 470,180 619,090
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 705 285 415   241,150 108,080 133,065
University certificate, diploma or degree 5,515 2,625 2,890   1,225,490 625,845 599,650
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 62,355 28,805 33,550   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 32,665 14,855 17,805   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,810
Education 2,510 700 1,815   335,715 81,810 253,900
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 985 505 475   193,790 90,735 103,060
Humanities 2,075 955 1,125   292,845 110,970 181,875
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,060 1,030 2,030   576,100 202,080 374,020
Business, management and public administration 5,610 1,890 3,720   1,061,210 417,010 644,200
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,040 525 510   181,250 94,220 87,030
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 830 465 365   254,440 151,930 102,505
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,850 5,595 255   1,089,310 995,690 93,620
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 425 315 105   91,965 62,180 29,780
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 5,365 930 4,435   665,490 124,885 540,605
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,935 1,035 900   264,620 133,610 131,015
Other 64 0 0 0   480 190 285
Table: Location of study
Location of study Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 62,355 28,805 33,550   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 32,665 14,860 17,805   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,805
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 29,690 13,945 15,740   5,007,220 2,465,315 2,541,905
Inside Canada 26,965 12,455 14,505   3,928,555 1,906,245 2,022,310
Outside Canada 2,725 1,490 1,235   1,078,670 559,075 519,590
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 62,355 28,805 33,550   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
In the labour force 67 38,350 19,160 19,190   6,587,580 3,437,670 3,149,905
Employed 68 35,260 17,700 17,555   6,164,245 3,230,050 2,934,195
Unemployed 69 3,090 1,455 1,635   423,335 207,620 215,710
Not in the labour force 70 24,010 9,650 14,360   3,231,840 1,307,035 1,924,805
Participation rate 71 61.5 66.5 57.2   67.1 72.5 62.1
Employment rate 72 56.5 61.4 52.3   62.8 68.1 57.8
Unemployment rate 73 8.1 7.6 8.5   6.4 6.0 6.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 37,500 18,795 18,700   6,473,735 3,385,885 3,087,850
A Management occupations 75 3,115 1,930 1,185   666,485 418,355 248,125
B Business, finance and administration occupations 5,780 1,795 3,985   1,204,490 360,225 844,260
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,990 1,580 410   451,930 349,305 102,630
D Health occupations 2,640 510 2,130   340,690 66,950 273,740
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 4,160 1,410 2,750   546,385 174,765 371,620
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,120 560 560   200,980 90,590 110,390
G Sales and service occupations 11,155 4,560 6,595   1,522,820 657,605 865,215
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,850 4,475 380   911,250 845,595 65,655
I Occupations unique to primary industry 500 415 85   165,085 125,660 39,430
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 2,185 1,565 620   463,610 296,825 166,785
Table: Industry
Industry Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 37,500 18,795 18,705   6,473,730 3,385,885 3,087,850
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 810 620 190   190,000 137,345 52,660
Construction 2,080 1,855 225   384,775 338,850 45,930
Manufacturing 3,855 2,880 975   899,670 628,460 271,210
Wholesale trade 1,335 1,035 300   307,465 199,755 107,710
Retail trade 5,095 2,305 2,790   720,235 322,715 397,515
Finance and real estate 1,735 715 1,020   442,610 193,375 249,230
Health care and social services 5,080 905 4,175   611,740 104,935 506,805
Educational services 3,345 1,190 2,160   433,485 141,630 291,855
Business services 6,270 3,720 2,555   1,274,345 755,215 519,130
Other services 7,890 3,575 4,315   1,209,390 563,600 645,790
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 56,940 26,030 30,910   8,991,010 4,259,925 4,731,085
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 56,355 25,710 30,650   8,869,060 4,186,725 4,682,335
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 20,355 8,695 11,660   3,736,900 1,649,835 2,087,065
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 12,200 4,900 7,300   1,838,830 773,420 1,065,410
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 40,900 20,470 20,430   7,054,270 3,652,835 3,401,430
English 40,585 20,325 20,260   6,754,045 3,511,580 3,242,460
French 130 50 75   97,965 40,635 57,330
Non-official language 115 55 60   112,125 57,295 54,830
English and French 50 30 20   42,945 19,035 23,910
English and non-official language 20 0 20   45,400 23,405 22,000
French and non-official language 0 0 0   230 100 130
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   1,560 780 775
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 35,255 17,700 17,555   6,164,245 3,230,055 2,934,195
Worked at home 1,940 935 1,000   436,380 220,340 216,040
Worked outside Canada 175 130 45   36,905 24,210 12,695
No fixed workplace address 3,030 2,140 885   596,305 445,625 150,680
Worked at usual place 30,115 14,490 15,620   5,094,650 2,539,870 2,554,780
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 23,990 10,610 13,385   3,056,365 1,421,005 1,635,365
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 2,375 1,385 990   795,195 404,425 390,765
Worked in a different census division (county) 3,670 2,470 1,200   1,211,410 696,880 514,525
Worked in a different province 75 25 45   31,680 17,555 14,120
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Peterborough, City   Ontario
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 33,140 16,635 16,510   5,690,960 2,985,495 2,705,465
Car, truck, van, as driver 23,455 11,950 11,505   4,038,035 2,274,810 1,763,230
Car, truck, van, as passenger 3,605 1,705 1,900   470,410 191,695 278,715
Public transit 1,180 460 715   736,060 299,920 436,140
Walked or bicycled 4,520 2,375 2,145   389,105 190,340 198,765
All other modes 375 135 240   57,350 28,740 28,610
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 73,810 34,670 39,140   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Total visible minority population 85 2,625 1,315 1,310   2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205
Chinese 685 315 365   576,975 277,500 299,475
South Asian 86 555 270 285   794,170 401,900 392,270
Black 440 280 155   473,765 223,220 250,540
Filipino 70 20 50   203,215 87,025 116,190
Latin American 215 110 100   147,140 71,370 75,765
Southeast Asian 87 145 65 80   110,045 53,135 56,910
Arab 50 35 10   111,405 58,625 52,785
West Asian 88 100 35 65   96,620 49,275 47,340
Korean 255 145 110   69,540 33,720 35,820
Japanese 45 20 25   28,080 12,775 15,300
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 35 10 30   56,845 26,680 30,160
Multiple visible minority 90 30 10 20   77,400 37,755 39,645
Not a visible minority 91 71,185 33,355 37,830   9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 40,940 20,640 20,300   6,991,670 3,621,760 3,369,910
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 23,385 28,878 19,312   29,335 35,702 23,755
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 20,195 11,220 8,975   3,690,665 2,116,730 1,573,940
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 40,046 46,720 34,005   44,748 50,057 38,914
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Peterborough, City   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 59,125 27,445 31,680   9,340,020 4,540,895 4,799,125
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 24,212 30,900 19,877   27,258 34,454 21,669
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 22,081 27,146 18,825   24,604 30,182 20,201
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 67.8 72.8 61.4   77.4 80.7 72.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 14.7 10.2 20.4   9.8 6.9 14.0
Other money - As a % of total income 17.5 17.0 18.2   12.9 12.4 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 72,750 34,255 38,490   11,926,140 5,825,145 6,100,995
% in low income before tax - All persons 17.0 14.9 18.8   14.7 13.7 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 12.6 11.3 13.7   11.1 10.5 11.6
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 19.1 18.4 19.8   18.0 17.9 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 13.4 12.4 14.5   13.7 13.7 13.8

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Peterborough, Ontario (Code3515014) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
http://www12.statcan.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
(accessed June 24, 2017).

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