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2006 Community Profiles

 
Western Regional Integrated Health Authority
Newfoundland and Labrador
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 79,034   505,469
Population in 2001 1 81,134   512,930
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -2.6   -1.5
Total private dwellings 2 37,369   235,958
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 31,565   197,245
Population density per square kilometre 2.5   1.4
Land area (square km) 31,635.31   370,494.89
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 79,035 38,405 40,635   505,470 245,735 259,735
0 to 4 years 3,270 1,640 1,625   22,865 11,650 11,210
5 to 9 years 3,765 1,905 1,865   25,905 13,240 12,670
10 to 14 years 4,705 2,465 2,240   29,455 15,135 14,320
15 to 19 years 5,360 2,760 2,600   34,105 17,355 16,750
20 to 24 years 4,180 2,065 2,115   31,190 15,295 15,890
25 to 29 years 3,380 1,540 1,845   27,425 13,040 14,380
30 to 34 years 4,260 1,965 2,295   30,940 14,605 16,340
35 to 39 years 5,325 2,460 2,870   36,535 17,345 19,195
40 to 44 years 6,440 3,090 3,350   41,670 20,080 21,585
45 to 49 years 6,910 3,390 3,520   42,770 20,815 21,955
50 to 54 years 7,115 3,480 3,635   42,805 21,135 21,670
55 to 59 years 6,625 3,380 3,245   39,370 19,535 19,835
60 to 64 years 5,185 2,535 2,645   30,160 14,900 15,270
65 to 69 years 3,970 1,995 1,975   22,160 11,005 11,155
70 to 74 years 3,265 1,565 1,700   17,530 8,465 9,060
75 to 79 years 2,445 1,110 1,335   13,505 5,965 7,540
80 to 84 years 1,610 695 915   9,425 3,845 5,580
85 years and over 1,220 365 860   7,650 2,325 5,330
Median age of the population 5 44.1 44.0 44.3   41.7 41.3 42.1
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.2 84.5 86.0   84.5 83.7 85.3
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 67,295 32,395 34,900   427,245 205,705 221,540
Not in a common-law relationship 61,670 29,585 32,085   394,155 189,215 204,940
In a common-law relationship 5,625 2,810 2,815   33,085 16,490 16,595
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 67,295 32,400 34,900   427,245 205,705 221,540
Never legally married (single) 8 19,795 10,380 9,415   132,005 68,865 63,140
Legally married (and not separated) 9 36,520 18,250 18,270   231,820 115,860 115,960
Separated, but still legally married 10 1,545 715 830   9,745 4,360 5,385
Divorced 11 4,285 2,010 2,280   24,015 10,900 13,120
Widowed 12 5,155 1,050 4,100   29,650 5,715 23,935
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 31,525   197,185
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 81.0   73.8
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.3   4.3
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.1   4.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 4.9   9.9
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 5.5   5.5
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.2   0.4
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 1.0   1.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 24,900   155,195
Number of rented dwellings 17 6,625   41,670
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 23,370   139,555
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 8,150   57,630
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.6   7.9
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 7.0   7.2
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.5   0.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 100,038   111,711
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 25,160   155,730
Number of married-couple families 22 18,040   114,630
Number of common-law-couple families 23 2,870   16,935
Number of lone-parent families 4,250   24,165
Number of female lone-parent families 3,445   19,740
Number of male lone-parent families 805   4,420
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.8
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.9   2.8
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.3   2.3
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 43,983   49,645
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 50,601   55,622
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 44,661   47,887
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 23,991   26,237
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 22,420   24,621
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 34,387   33,432
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 39,025   43,398
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 43,735   47,756
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 38,883   41,707
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 23,468   25,408
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 22,305   24,067
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 31,240   30,729
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 31,525   197,185
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 8,830   60,005
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 11,265   66,960
One-person households 6,455   39,830
Other household types 28 4,970   30,390
Average household size 2.5   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 39,667   44,136
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 59,185   66,267
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 43,853   47,231
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 16,515   18,011
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,552   34,480
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 35,533   38,997
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 51,364   56,406
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 38,753   41,366
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 16,239   17,368
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 30,698   32,419
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 525   551
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 396   480
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 78,330 38,170 40,160   500,610 243,970 256,640
English only 76,425 37,290 39,135   488,405 237,890 250,520
French only 690 315 375   1,885 890 995
English and French 90 35 50   295 120 175
Other language(s) 33 1,125 530 595   10,020 5,070 4,950
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 78,330 38,170 40,160   500,610 243,970 256,640
English only 74,915 36,650 38,265   475,985 234,335 241,655
French only 40 20 15   90 40 45
English and French 3,305 1,450 1,855   23,675 9,160 14,515
Neither English nor French 75 55 20   850 430 420
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 78,335 38,170 40,160   500,605 243,965 256,640
English 77,570 37,770 39,795   494,345 240,960 253,380
French 185 110 80   650 325 325
Non-official language 450 235 220   4,905 2,380 2,530
English and French 65 30 35   180 60 120
English and non-official language 55 25 35   525 240 285
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 10 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 Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 78,330 38,170 40,160   500,605 243,965 256,640
Non-immigrants 37 77,350 37,670 39,680   490,855 238,725 252,130
Immigrants 38 940 475 460   8,380 4,520 3,860
Before 1991 630 320 305   5,385 2,870 2,520
1991 to 2000 205 100 100   1,550 820 735
2001 to 2006 39 110 55 50   1,440 835 610
Non-permanent residents 40 40 20 15   1,370 725 645
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 78,330 38,170 40,160   500,610 243,970 256,640
Canadian citizens 78,050 38,015 40,035   496,705 241,795 254,910
Canadian citizens under age 18 15,105 8,000 7,105   98,585 51,010 47,570
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 62,945 30,010 32,930   398,115 190,785 207,335
Not Canadian citizens 42 280 155 125   3,900 2,170 1,730
Table: Generation status
Generation status Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 66,655 32,190 34,470   422,385 203,925 218,465
1st generation 44 915 485 430   9,160 4,920 4,240
2nd generation 45 1,265 635 630   9,125 4,625 4,500
3rd generation or more 46 64,480 31,070 33,410   404,100 194,380 209,725
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 77,745 37,835 39,915   496,200 241,720 254,480
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 69,975 34,205 35,765   443,345 216,530 226,815
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 3,730 1,675 2,050   27,640 12,710 14,930
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 2,175 1,020 1,150   14,530 7,060 7,470
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 1,780 875 905   9,460 4,800 4,655
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 90 50 40   1,225 605 615
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 75,060 36,435 38,620   477,800 232,300 245,505
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 55,570 27,295 28,270   344,705 169,030 175,675
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 9,395 4,250 5,140   66,360 31,255 35,110
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 5,320 2,490 2,835   37,805 17,765 20,040
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 4,460 2,235 2,225   25,780 12,640 13,140
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 315 160 155   3,140 1,610 1,535
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 78,330 38,170 40,160   500,605 243,965 256,640
Aboriginal identity population 50 7,210 3,560 3,650   23,450 11,520 11,925
Non-Aboriginal identity population 71,115 34,610 36,510   477,155 232,445 244,715
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 66,655 32,190 34,465   422,385 203,920 218,460
No certificate, diploma or degree 25,595 12,430 13,160   141,575 68,605 72,965
High school certificate or equivalent 52 14,115 6,195 7,920   93,330 42,520 50,810
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 8,175 5,345 2,830   51,380 32,105 19,275
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 10,870 4,700 6,165   74,100 32,525 41,575
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,980 770 1,210   14,310 5,940 8,370
University certificate, diploma or degree 5,925 2,745 3,180   47,690 22,220 25,470
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 9,610 5,090 4,520   65,355 33,210 32,145
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,625 2,700 1,930   28,820 15,745 13,075
High school certificate or equivalent 55 3,250 1,605 1,650   24,470 12,010 12,455
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 295 200 95   2,395 1,665 730
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 775 340 435   4,855 2,230 2,625
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 135 85 50   1,015 420 600
University certificate, diploma or degree 510 155 360   3,800 1,150 2,655
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 7,580 3,460 4,120   58,260 27,450 30,815
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,305 590 715   8,525 4,535 3,990
High school certificate or equivalent 58 1,770 740 1,035   12,530 6,000 6,530
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 860 605 260   6,245 4,035 2,210
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 2,175 920 1,255   16,825 7,105 9,720
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 230 75 155   2,145 985 1,155
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,225 525 700   11,995 4,785 7,210
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 37,510 18,050 19,460   232,570 112,925 119,645
No certificate, diploma or degree 12,255 5,850 6,400   66,110 31,950 34,160
High school certificate or equivalent 61 7,015 3,000 4,010   44,460 19,605 24,850
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 6,005 3,785 2,220   36,735 22,260 14,475
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 7,200 3,120 4,080   47,695 21,040 26,650
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,235 475 760   8,770 3,730 5,040
University certificate, diploma or degree 3,800 1,815 1,985   28,805 14,330 14,475
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 66,655 32,190 34,470   422,390 203,920 218,465
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 39,710 18,625 21,085   234,900 111,125 123,775
Education 3,065 1,130 1,935   19,090 6,460 12,640
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 335 170 165   2,840 1,440 1,395
Humanities 760 375 390   6,450 2,830 3,625
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,570 360 1,210   10,505 3,500 7,000
Business, management and public administration 5,865 1,175 4,685   43,510 9,870 33,640
Physical and life sciences and technologies 365 225 135   4,285 2,335 1,950
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 795 355 435   7,980 3,875 4,110
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 6,730 6,480 245   46,405 44,190 2,210
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 855 690 165   3,360 2,415 940
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 3,565 565 3,000   25,635 4,560 21,075
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,055 2,040 1,015   17,405 11,330 6,080
Other 64 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Location of study
Location of study Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 66,655 32,190 34,470   422,385 203,920 218,465
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 39,705 18,625 21,080   234,905 111,130 123,775
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 26,950 13,565 13,385   187,480 92,795 94,690
Inside Canada 26,490 13,330 13,160   182,125 89,720 92,405
Outside Canada 460 235 225   5,355 3,070 2,285
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 66,655 32,190 34,470   422,385 203,920 218,465
In the labour force 67 36,080 18,750 17,330   248,685 129,475 119,210
Employed 68 27,625 13,770 13,855   202,525 102,700 99,830
Unemployed 69 8,450 4,975 3,475   46,150 26,770 19,385
Not in the labour force 70 30,580 13,440 17,135   173,705 74,450 99,255
Participation rate 71 54.1 58.2 50.3   58.9 63.5 54.6
Employment rate 72 41.4 42.8 40.2   47.9 50.4 45.7
Unemployment rate 73 23.4 26.5 20.1   18.6 20.7 16.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 34,930 18,235 16,695   241,880 126,305 115,575
A Management occupations 75 2,445 1,415 1,030   18,570 10,920 7,650
B Business, finance and administration occupations 4,275 1,060 3,215   35,775 9,035 26,740
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,445 1,260 185   13,865 11,485 2,380
D Health occupations 2,130 435 1,700   15,045 2,990 12,055
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 2,825 1,035 1,785   19,795 7,035 12,760
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 505 180 325   4,570 1,860 2,710
G Sales and service occupations 9,735 3,040 6,695   61,120 20,970 40,150
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 6,500 6,095 400   42,140 40,065 2,075
I Occupations unique to primary industry 2,945 2,375 570   17,310 14,275 3,040
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 2,110 1,335 780   13,690 7,665 6,015
Table: Industry
Industry Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 34,930 18,235 16,695   241,880 126,305 115,575
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 3,350 2,715 640   24,500 19,885 4,610
Construction 2,610 2,395 215   16,985 15,565 1,425
Manufacturing 3,345 2,330 1,015   22,485 14,620 7,865
Wholesale trade 845 600 250   6,630 4,850 1,775
Retail trade 4,895 1,980 2,915   30,580 12,205 18,380
Finance and real estate 1,075 375 695   7,895 3,205 4,690
Health care and social services 4,705 720 3,980   30,360 5,180 25,180
Educational services 2,670 1,050 1,620   17,005 6,555 10,450
Business services 4,590 3,145 1,450   35,390 22,050 13,345
Other services 6,830 2,920 3,915   50,040 22,185 27,850
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 58,550 27,010 31,545   375,325 174,370 200,950
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 57,890 26,620 31,270   370,405 171,400 199,000
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 22,155 9,090 13,065   148,605 62,950 85,655
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 11,440 4,395 7,045   75,265 29,980 45,290
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 40,520 21,050 19,465   274,630 142,520 132,110
English 40,265 20,960 19,305   272,735 141,790 130,950
French 200 50 145   865 220 640
Non-official language 30 25 10   585 280 305
English and French 15 10 10   265 130 130
English and non-official language 10 10 0   185 95 85
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 27,625 13,775 13,855   202,525 102,700 99,825
Worked at home 1,720 755 965   11,295 5,370 5,925
Worked outside Canada 75 55 15   855 660 190
No fixed workplace address 3,135 2,435 700   22,410 17,925 4,485
Worked at usual place 22,700 10,525 12,175   167,970 78,745 89,225
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 13,590 5,920 7,665   93,825 41,250 52,575
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 7,285 3,310 3,975   63,355 30,010 33,345
Worked in a different census division (county) 890 570 315   6,135 3,940 2,195
Worked in a different province 935 725 210   4,650 3,540 1,110
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
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 25,835 12,960 12,870   190,380 96,670 93,710
Car, truck, van, as driver 19,250 9,900 9,350   140,375 73,010 67,365
Car, truck, van, as passenger 2,845 1,165 1,675   23,930 9,945 13,980
Public transit 285 145 140   3,660 1,775 1,880
Walked or bicycled 2,485 1,055 1,435   15,175 6,545 8,630
All other modes 960 690 270   7,235 5,385 1,850
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 78,335 38,170 40,160   500,610 243,965 256,645
Total visible minority population 85 555 325 225   5,720 3,010 2,710
Chinese 45 35 10   1,325 705 625
South Asian 86 160 95 70   1,590 840 750
Black 90 65 30   905 500 405
Filipino 45 20 25   305 115 190
Latin American 50 15 30   480 240 240
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   120 50 65
Arab 60 45 20   540 305 235
West Asian 88 10 10 0   115 55 60
Korean 10 0 0   60 30 30
Japanese 50 25 25   140 90 50
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 15 15 10   75 30 45
Multiple visible minority 90 10 10 0   65 45 15
Not a visible minority 91 77,780 37,845 39,935   494,890 240,955 253,930
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 40,110 20,975 19,135   271,255 141,725 129,525
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 15,572 20,115 12,147   18,086 23,150 14,346
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 14,445 7,370 7,070   111,580 57,440 54,140
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 35,485 41,459 29,871   37,429 44,607 31,130
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Western Regional Integrated Health Authority (HR)   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 62,505 30,435 32,070   397,675 193,980 203,695
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 18,202 24,308 15,177   19,573 25,929 15,823
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 17,046 21,539 14,627   18,149 22,893 15,193
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 62.4 65.7 57.6   69.1 72.2 64.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 25.4 21.8 30.4   20.4 17.2 25.2
Other money - As a % of total income 12.2 12.4 11.9   10.5 10.6 10.4
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 77,965 38,025 39,935   497,395 242,360 255,035
% in low income before tax - All persons 16.3 14.7 17.9   14.7 13.0 16.3
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.4 10.2 10.7   10.1 9.4 10.8
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 23.8 24.0 23.5   18.7 18.7 18.7
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 15.9 17.1 14.5   13.2 13.4 13.0

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Western Regional Integrated Health Authority, Newfoundland and Labrador (Code1013) (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 January 20, 2018).

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