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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts

Population and dwelling counts
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 122   41,464
Population in 2001 1 165E   37,360
2001 to 2006 population change (%) ...   11.0E
Total private dwellings 2 63   16,774
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 43   14,224
Population density per square kilometre 2.2   0.0
Land area (square km) 55.83   1,140,834.90
Table: Age characteristics
Figure showing: Age characteristics Figure
Age characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 125 75 50   41,460 21,225 20,240
0 to 4 years 10 5 5   3,225 1,595 1,625
5 to 9 years 10 5 5   3,090 1,555 1,540
10 to 14 years 15 10 5   3,600 1,865 1,740
15 to 19 years 10 5 0   3,565 1,805 1,760
20 to 24 years 5 5 5   3,155 1,630 1,525
25 to 29 years 0 5 0   3,345 1,675 1,670
30 to 34 years 10 5 5   3,100 1,520 1,580
35 to 39 years 10 5 5   3,250 1,625 1,625
40 to 44 years 5 0 0   3,655 1,865 1,790
45 to 49 years 10 10 5   3,365 1,760 1,605
50 to 54 years 5 5 0   2,790 1,450 1,335
55 to 59 years 10 0 5   2,100 1,165 930
60 to 64 years 10 5 0   1,245 730 520
65 to 69 years 5 5 5   710 360 350
70 to 74 years 0 5 0   520 270 250
75 to 79 years 5 0 0   360 185 175
80 to 84 years 5 0 0   220 90 130
85 years and over 5 0 0   165 80 85
Median age of the population 5 35.2 35.7 33.8   31.2 31.7 30.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 72.0 66.7 63.6   76.1 76.4 75.8
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Figure showing: Common-law status characteristics Figure
Common-law status characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 85 50 40   31,545 16,210 15,335
Not in a common-law relationship 70 45 30   25,600 13,250 12,345
In a common-law relationship 20 10 10   5,945 2,955 2,985
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Figure showing: Legal marital status characteristics Figure
Legal marital status characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 90 55 35   31,545 16,210 15,335
Never legally married (single) 8 60 40 25   16,390 8,815 7,575
Legally married (and not separated) 9 25 10 10   11,440 5,765 5,680
Separated, but still legally married 10 0 0 0   935 485 450
Divorced 11 0 0 0   1,815 885 930
Widowed 12 5 0 0   960 260 700
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Figure showing: Occupied private dwelling characteristics Figure
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 40   14,235
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 100.0   59.6
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   5.2
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   10.6
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   2.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   14.0
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   3.4
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.0   4.7
Number of owned dwellings 16 35   7,520
Number of rented dwellings 17 10   6,570
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 20   7,910
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 25   6,325
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 50.0   17.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 5.5   5.6
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   4.6
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 85,166   226,909
Table: Selected family characteristics
Figure showing: Selected family characteristics Figure
Selected family characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 30   10,880
Number of married-couple families 22 10   5,555
Number of common-law-couple families 23 10   2,990
Number of lone-parent families 10   2,325
Number of female lone-parent families 10   1,695
Number of male lone-parent families 0   635
Average number of persons in all census families 3.3   3.2
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.0   3.4
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 5.0   3.2
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 0.0   2.6
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 0.0   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 0.0   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 0x   86,132
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 0x   113,367
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 0x   78,244
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 0x   34,633
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 0x   32,842
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0x   42,136
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 0x   73,056
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 0x   93,798
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 0x   67,455
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 0x   32,226
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 0x   30,419
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0x   37,988
Table: Selected household characteristics
Figure showing: Selected household characteristics Figure
Selected household characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 40   14,235
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 10   4,895
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 0   3,135
One-person households 10   3,080
Other household types 28 10   3,120
Average household size 2.7   2.9
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 0x   80,085
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 0x   108,501
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 0x   104,951
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 0x   42,358
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 0x   57,480
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 0x   67,439
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 0x   89,978
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 0x   87,882
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 0x   36,324
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 0x   50,838
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 0x   1,000
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 0x   1,158
Table: Mother tongue
Figure showing: Mother tongue Figure
Mother tongue
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 125 75 55   41,055 20,945 20,115
English only 60 40 20   31,545 16,195 15,345
French only 0 0 0   970 505 465
English and French 0 0 0   45 20 25
Other language(s) 33 65 35 30   8,495 4,220 4,270
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Figure showing: Knowledge of official languages Figure
Knowledge of official languages
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 125 75 55   41,060 20,945 20,110
English only 110 65 45   37,010 19,050 17,960
French only 0 0 0   50 30 20
English and French 10 10 0   3,665 1,750 1,920
Neither English nor French 10 0 0   325 115 210
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Figure showing: Language spoken most often at home Figure
Language spoken most often at home
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 125 70 50   41,060 20,945 20,110
English 90 50 40   36,795 18,735 18,060
French 0 0 0   445 235 210
Non-official language 35 15 15   3,570 1,860 1,710
English and French 0 0 0   30 10 15
English and non-official language 0 10 0   210 95 115
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 10
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Figure showing: Immigrant status and period of immigration Figure
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 120 70 50   41,060 20,945 20,110
Non-immigrants 37 120 75 55   37,985 19,385 18,600
Immigrants 38 0 0 0   2,810 1,420 1,390
Before 1991 0 0 0   1,465 820 645
1991 to 2000 0 0 0   745 370 375
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   600 230 370
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   260 135 125
Table: Citizenship
Figure showing: Citizenship Figure
Citizenship
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 125 70 50   41,055 20,945 20,110
Canadian citizens 125 70 50   39,990 20,470 19,525
Canadian citizens under age 18 35 20 20   11,920 6,035 5,880
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 85 50 35   28,070 14,435 13,635
Not Canadian citizens 42 0 10 0   1,065 475 590
Table: Generation status
Figure showing: Generation status Figure
Generation status
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 85 50 35   31,135 15,925 15,205
1st generation 44 0 0 0   2,910 1,480 1,430
2nd generation 45 0 0 0   2,970 1,510 1,460
3rd generation or more 46 85 50 35   25,260 12,935 12,320
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Figure showing: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Figure
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 125 75 50   40,370 20,585 19,785
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 115 65 45   31,960 16,430 15,525
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 0 0 0   5,365 2,625 2,740
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 0 0 0   970 475 500
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 10 0 0   1,910 990 920
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   160 60 100
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Figure showing: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Figure
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 115 65 45   37,825 19,365 18,460
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 90 55 35   18,995 9,870 9,130
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 15 10 0   9,740 4,965 4,770
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 0 0 0   2,035 930 1,100
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 0 0 0   6,360 3,295 3,065
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   695 295 400
Table: Aboriginal population
Figure showing: Aboriginal population Figure
Aboriginal population
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 120 70 50   41,055 20,945 20,110
Aboriginal identity population 50 115 70 50   20,635 10,165 10,470
Non-Aboriginal identity population 10 10 0   20,420 10,780 9,640
Table: Educational attainment
Figure showing: Educational attainment Figure
Educational attainment
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 90 50 35   31,135 15,930 15,210
No certificate, diploma or degree 65 40 25   10,265 5,475 4,795
High school certificate or equivalent 52 10 0 0   6,130 2,745 3,385
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 10 0   2,940 2,265 680
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 0 0 0   6,065 2,790 3,275
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   885 360 525
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 0 0   4,855 2,300 2,550
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 15 10 0   6,695 3,430 3,265
No certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 0   3,890 2,090 1,795
High school certificate or equivalent 55 0 0 0   1,790 795 990
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   185 145 45
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 0 0 0   520 285 235
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   90 35 55
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   220 75 140
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 10 10 10   6,370 3,025 3,345
No certificate, diploma or degree 0 10 0   1,475 820 655
High school certificate or equivalent 58 0 0 0   1,270 610 660
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   580 430 150
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 0 0 0   1,420 570 850
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   175 55 120
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   1,440 540 905
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 50 30 15   16,270 8,560 7,710
No certificate, diploma or degree 30 20 10   3,740 2,010 1,730
High school certificate or equivalent 61 0 10 0   2,920 1,265 1,660
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   2,020 1,570 450
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 10 0 0   3,950 1,850 2,100
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   550 245 300
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   3,080 1,610 1,470
Table: Major field of study

Major field of study
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 85 50 40   31,135 15,930 15,210
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 70 40 30   16,395 8,220 8,175
Education 10 0 0   1,570 465 1,100
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   320 145 175
Humanities 0 0 0   635 310 325
Social and behavioural sciences and law 0 0 0   1,365 520 845
Business, management and public administration 0 0 0   2,990 850 2,140
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   465 265 200
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0 0 0   335 155 185
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 0 0 0   3,320 3,070 250
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0 0 0   530 365 165
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 0 0 0   1,610 350 1,260
Personal, protective and transportation services 0 0 0   1,590 1,210 385
Other 64 0 0 0   10 10 0
Table: Location of study
Figure showing: Location of study Figure
Location of study
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 90 55 35   31,135 15,925 15,205
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 70 45 30   16,395 8,215 8,180
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 15 10 0   14,740 7,715 7,030
Inside Canada 10 10 10   13,635 7,160 6,470
Outside Canada 0 0 0   1,105 550 560
Table: Labour force activity
Figure showing: Labour force activity Figure
Labour force activity
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 85 50 35   31,135 15,930 15,205
In the labour force 67 50 30 20   23,825 12,735 11,090
Employed 68 35 15 15   21,350 11,195 10,160
Unemployed 69 15 10 0   2,475 1,540 935
Not in the labour force 70 35 25 15   7,310 3,195 4,115
Participation rate 71 58.8 60.0 57.1   76.5 79.9 72.9
Employment rate 72 41.2 30.0 42.9   68.6 70.3 66.8
Unemployment rate 73 30.0 33.3 0.0   10.4 12.1 8.4
Table: Occupation
Figure showing: Occupation Figure
Occupation
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 45 25 20   23,445 12,545 10,905
A Management occupations 75 0 10 10   2,855 1,725 1,130
B Business, finance and administration occupations 0 0 10   4,185 985 3,205
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 0 0 0   1,695 1,330 360
D Health occupations 0 0 0   1,010 175 830
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 10 0 0   2,585 850 1,740
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 0 0 0   710 320 385
G Sales and service occupations 10 0 10   5,300 2,440 2,860
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 10 10 10   4,270 3,995 275
I Occupations unique to primary industry 10 0 0   640 585 45
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 0 0   210 145 65
Table: Industry
Figure showing: Industry Figure
Industry
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 45 30 25   23,450 12,540 10,905
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 0 10 0   2,130 1,635 495
Construction 0 0 0   1,610 1,390 220
Manufacturing 0 0 0   360 235 125
Wholesale trade 0 0 0   380 280 100
Retail trade 0 0 0   2,200 1,045 1,155
Finance and real estate 0 0 0   860 450 405
Health care and social services 0 0 0   2,145 385 1,765
Educational services 0 0 10   1,680 570 1,105
Business services 0 10 0   4,270 2,825 1,450
Other services 25 15 15   7,810 3,730 4,085
Table: Unpaid work
Figure showing: Unpaid work Figure
Unpaid work
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 85 50 35   28,490 14,155 14,335
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 80 45 30   27,980 13,845 14,135
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 35 15 20   13,590 6,095 7,495
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 35 25 15   4,700 2,220 2,480
Table: Language used most often at work
Figure showing: Language used most often at work Figure
Language used most often at work
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 60 35 20   26,030 13,770 12,255
English 50 30 25   25,255 13,425 11,835
French 0 0 0   190 65 120
Non-official language 10 10 0   465 235 230
English and French 0 0 0   25 10 20
English and non-official language 0 0 0   85 30 50
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
Figure showing: Place of work status Figure
Place of work status
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 35 15 20   21,350 11,195 10,155
Worked at home 0 0 0   805 420 380
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   10 10 10
No fixed workplace address 10 0 0   1,825 1,490 330
Worked at usual place 25 10 20   18,710 9,270 9,440
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 25 10 15   17,135 8,260 8,875
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 0 0 0   1,410 930 485
Worked in a different census division (county) 0 0 0   30 20 10
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   130 60 70
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Figure showing: Mode of transportation to work Figure
Mode of transportation to work
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
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 35 20 20   20,540 10,765 9,770
Car, truck, van, as driver 10 10 0   10,920 6,245 4,675
Car, truck, van, as passenger 10 0 0   2,070 805 1,260
Public transit 0 0 0   145 30 115
Walked or bicycled 20 10 15   5,830 2,575 3,260
All other modes 0 0 0   1,570 1,105 465
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Figure showing: Visible minority population characteristics Figure
Visible minority population characteristics
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 125 75 50   41,055 20,945 20,115
Total visible minority population 85 0 0 0   2,265 1,070 1,195
Chinese 0 0 0   315 170 150
South Asian 86 0 0 0   210 105 105
Black 0 0 0   375 190 185
Filipino 0 0 0   695 295 395
Latin American 0 0 0   85 40 45
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   355 155 200
Arab 0 0 0   85 50 35
West Asian 88 0 0 0   40 20 15
Korean 0 0 0   15 10 10
Japanese 0 0 0   15 10 10
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   30 10 25
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   40 20 20
Not a visible minority 91 125 75 55   38,790 19,870 18,915
Table: Earnings in 2005
Figure showing: Earnings in 2005 Figure
Earnings in 2005
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 0x 0 0   25,255 13,370 11,880
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 0x 0 0   39,981 44,860 34,931
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 0x 0 0   13,845 7,680 6,165
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 0x 0 0   60,119 66,645 54,872
Table: Income in 2005
Figure showing: Income in 2005 Figure
Income in 2005
Wrigley, Settlement   Northwest Territories
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 0x 0x 0x   29,535 15,190 14,345
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 0x 0x 0x   35,006 40,044 30,489
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 0x 0x 0x   31,135 34,859 27,909
Composition of total income (100%) 97 0x 0x 0x   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   90.0 91.6 87.7
Government transfers - As a % of total income 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   6.1 4.6 8.3
Other money - As a % of total income 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   3.9 3.8 4.0
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 0x 0x 0x   0 0 0
% in low income before tax - All persons 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - All persons 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 0.0x 0.0x 0.0x   0.0 0.0 0.0

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Wrigley, Northwest Territories (Code6106044) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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