Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census

Census subdivision of Cramahe, TP - Ontario

Map of Cramahe, TP (shaded in green), Ontario

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Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A: Cramahe, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A description: Cramahe, TP - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Prov. rank
207
Nat. rank
608

In 2011, Cramahe (Township) had a population of 6,073, representing a percentage change of 2.1% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

Land area is 201.98 square kilometres with a population density of 30.1 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the provincial land area of 908,607.67 square kilometres with a population density of 14.1 persons per square kilometre.

In 2011, Cramahe (Township) had 2,378 private dwellings occupied by usual residents. The change in private dwellings occupied by usual residents from 2006 was 5.2%. For Canada as a whole, the number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents increased 7.1%.

Population and dwelling counts

Cramahe (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions

Table 1 Cramahe (Township) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Brighton, Ont. MU 10,928 10,253 6.6
Alnwick/Haldimand, Ont. TP 6,617 6,435 2.8
Trent Hills, Ont. MU 12,604 12,247 2.9

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth

Table 2 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Milton T 84,362 53,889 A 56.5
Whitchurch-Stouffville T 37,628 24,390 54.3
Ajax T 109,600 90,167 21.6
Brampton CY 523,911 433,806 20.8
Vaughan CY 288,301 238,866 20.7

Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth

Table 3 Ontario – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Thunder Bay, Unorganized NO 5,909 6,585 -10.3
Hearst T 5,090 5,620 -9.4
Dryden CY 7,617 8,195 -7.1
The Blue Mountains T 6,453 6,825 -5.5

Age and sex

Cramahe, TP – Age distribution

Table 4 Cramahe, TP – Age distributions by broad age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
0 to 14 15.7% 16.5% 14.8%
15 to 64 68.2% 66.9% 69.5%
65 and over 16.1% 16.8% 15.7%

In 2011, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Cramahe, TP was 16.1%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 68.2% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 15.7%. In comparison, the national percentages were 68.5% for the population aged 15 to 64 and 16.7% for the population aged 0 to 14.

Cramahe, TP – Population by broad age groups and sex

Table 5 Cramahe, TP – Population by broad age groups, sex and population change between 2006 and 2011, 2006 to 2011 censuses
Broad age groups by sex Population
2011 2006 change % change
Both sexes
Total 6,070 5,950 120 2.0
0 to 14 950 1,090 -140 -12.8
15 to 64 4,140 3,980 160 4.0
65 and over 980 875 105 12.0
Males
Total 3,035 2,985 50 1.7
0 to 14 500 570 -70 -12.3
15 to 64 2,030 1,985 45 2.3
65 and over 510 430 80 18.6
Females
Total 3,035 2,965 70 2.4
0 to 14 450 520 -70 -13.5
15 to 64 2,110 2,000 110 5.5
65 and over 475 450 25 5.6

Cramahe, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex

Table 6 Cramahe, TP – Population by five-year age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
Total - Age groups 6,070 3,035 3,035
0 to 4 years 280 150 130
5 to 9 years 325 175 150
10 to 14 years 345 175 170
15 to 19 years 430 210 220
20 to 24 years 355 175 180
25 to 29 years 245 125 120
30 to 34 years 275 125 145
35 to 39 years 285 145 145
40 to 44 years 370 180 195
45 to 49 years 540 250 290
50 to 54 years 580 300 285
55 to 59 years 555 285 270
60 to 64 years 500 250 260
65 to 69 years 340 180 160
70 to 74 years 285 150 135
75 to 79 years 190 110 80
80 to 84 years 110 50 60
85 years and over 60 20 40
Median age 46.3 46.6 46.2

Cramahe, TP – Median age1 of the population

In 2011, the median age in Cramahe, TP was 46.3 years. In comparison, the median age of Ontario was 40.4 years.

Table 7 Canada, Ontario and Cramahe, TP – Median age, 2006 and 2011 censuses
  Median age
2006 2011
Canada 39.5 40.6
Ontario 39.0 40.4
Cramahe, TP 42.7 46.3

Families and households

In 2011, the number of census families2 in Cramahe was 1,905, which represents a change of 7.0% from 2006. This compares to a growth rate for Canada of 5.5% over the same period.


In Cramahe, 70.6% of census families were married couples in 2011, while 17.1% were common-law-couples and 12.9% were lone-parent families.

Cramahe – Family structure

Table 8 Canada, Ontario, CSD of Cramahe, TP and neighbouring census subdivisions – Distribution of census families by family structure, 2011 Census
Geographic name Total families Married-couple families Common-law-couple families Lone-parent families % change, census families, 2006 to 2011
number % number % number %
Canada  9,389,695 6,293,950 67.0 1,567,905 16.7 1,527,840 16.3 5.5
Ontario  3,612,205 2,612,890 72.3 394,670 10.9 604,645 16.7 5.5
Cramahe, TP 1,905 1,345 70.6 325 17.1 245 12.9 7.0
Brighton, MU 3,390 2,625 77.4 400 11.8 370 10.9 7.8
Alnwick/Haldimand, TP 2,080 1,610 77.4 270 13.0 200 9.6 3.2
Trent Hills, MU 3,910 2,840 72.6 555 14.2 510 13.0 1.3

Cramahe – Presence of children within couple families

Among couples (married and common-law) in the census subdivision of Cramahe, 40.2% were couples with children aged 24 and under at home. In comparison, as a whole, 46.9% of couples in Canada had children aged 24 and under at home.

Presence of children within couple families
* Children aged 24 and under at home
Married couples with children * 530
Married couples without children * 810
Common-law-couples with children * 140
Common-law-couples without children * 185

Cramahe – Marital status

In Cramahe, 65.4% of the total population aged 15 and over were either married (52.8%) or living with a common-law partner (12.7%).

The remaining 34.7% were not married and not living with a common-law partner, including those who were single (never-married), separated, divorced or widowed.

Note: Percentages may not total 100 percent due to random rounding.

Table 9 Canada, Ontario, Cramahe, TP – Population 15 years and older by marital status, 2011 Census
Marital status Cramahe, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Population 15 years and over 5,120 100.0 10,671,050 100.0 27,869,345 100.0
Married or living with a common-law partner 3,350 65.4 6,158,605 57.7 16,084,490 57.7
Married (and not separated) 2,705 52.8 5,367,400 50.3 12,941,965 46.4
Living common-law 650 12.7 791,210 7.4 3,142,525 11.3
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1,775 34.7 4,512,440 42.3 11,784,855 42.3
Single (never legally married) 1,080 21.1 2,985,020 28.0 7,816,045 28.0
Separated 180 3.5 319,805 3.0 698,245 2.5
Divorced 255 5.0 593,730 5.6 1,686,035 6.0
Widowed 255 5.0 613,880 5.8 1,584,525 5.7

Cramahe – Types of private households

There were 2,380 private households3 in Cramahe in 2011, a change of 5.3% from 2006. Of these, 26.9% of households were comprised of couples with children aged 24 and under at home, a change of -12.3% compared with five years earlier.

Table 10 Canada, Ontario, Cramahe, TP – Distribution of households by household type, 2011 Census
Household type4 Cramahe, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total private households 2,380 100.0 4,887,505 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Couple-family households with children
aged 24 and under at home5
640 26.9 1,402,420 28.7 3,524,915 26.5
Couple-family households without children
aged 24 and under at home6
940 39.5 1,408,120 28.8 3,935,540 29.5
Lone-parent family households7 200 8.4 535,825 11.0 1,375,450 10.3
One-person households 480 20.2 1,230,980 25.2 3,673,310 27.6
Multiple family households8 65 2.7 128,660 2.6 268,060 2.0
Other households9 60 2.5 181,500 3.7 543,340 4.1

Cramahe – Structural type of dwelling

In Cramahe, 91.6% of private households lived in single-detached houses and 0.0% lived in apartments in buildings that have five or more storeys. The rest lived in other types of dwelling structures.

Table 11 Canada, Ontario, Cramahe, TP – Distribution of private households by structural type of dwelling, 2011 Census
Structural type of dwelling Cramahe, TP Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Structural type of dwelling 2,380 100.0 4,887,510 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Single-detached house 2,180 91.6 2,718,880 55.6 7,329,150 55.0
Semi-detached house 20 0.8 279,470 5.7 646,240 4.9
Row house 10 0.4 415,230 8.5 791,600 5.9
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 0 0.0 789,975 16.2 1,234,770 9.3
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 155 6.5 498,160 10.2 2,397,555 18.0
Apartment, duplex 10 0.4 160,460 3.3 704,485 5.3
Other single-attached house10 10 0.4 9,535 0.2 33,310 0.3
Movable dwelling11 5 0.2 15,795 0.3 183,510 1.4

Language

Cramahe, TP – Mother tongue

Chart J: Cramahe, TP - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Chart J description: Cramahe, TP - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Note: Counts for mother tongue as well as those for language spoken most often at home include single responses only.

In Cramahe, 94.9% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 1.2% reported French only, and 3.5% reported a non-official language only, in 2011. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 68.2% for English only, 3.9% for French only and 25.7% for only non-official languages.

In 2011, 99.0% of the population spoke only English most often at home, 0.1% spoke only French and 0.5% spoke only a non-official language. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 79.0% for only English, 2.2% for only French and 14.4% for only a non-official language.

Table 12 Cramahe, TP – Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home, 2011 Census
Selected languages Mother tongue Language spoken most often at home
number % number %
Total 6,070 100.0 6,075 100.0
English 5,760 94.9 6,015 99.0
French 75 1.2 5 0.1
Non-official language 215 3.5 30 0.5
Multiple responses 25 0.4 20 0.3
Table 13 Cramahe, TP – Mother-tongue retention, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Mother-tongue retention12
(in percentage)
Total retention; language spoken at home at least on a regular basis Complete retention; language spoken most often at home Partial retention; language spoken at home on a regular basis
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
English 99.9 99.9 0.0
French 31.3 6.3 25.0
Non-official language 41.3 19.6 21.7

Cramahe, TP – Non-official languages

In Cramahe, the three most common mother tongues were Dutch (0.8%), German (0.7%) and Polish (0.2%), in 2011. In comparison, the most common mother tongues at the provincial / territorial level were Italian (2.1%), Chinese, n.o.s. (1.6%) and Cantonese (1.5%).

Table 14 Cramahe, TP – The most common non-official-language mother tongues, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Number Percentage of non-official language mother-tongue population Percentage of total population
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
Dutch 50 21.7 0.8
German 40 17.4 0.7
Polish 15 6.5 0.2
Italian 10 4.3 0.2
Portuguese 10 4.3 0.2
Spanish 10 4.3 0.2

Cramahe, TP – Bilingualism

Table 15 Cramahe, TP – Rate of English-French bilingualism by mother tongue and age groups, 2011 Census
Age groups Mother tongue
Total English French Non-official language
Note: Counts for mother tongue include single responses only. Consequently, the total excludes multiple responses.
Total 4.5 3.2 85.7 9.1
0 to 19 4.7 4.4 100.0 0.0
20 to 44 4.2 3.0 100.0 0.0
45 to 64 4.1 2.0 87.5 11.8
65 and over 5.6 4.6 100.0 5.3
Table 16 Cramahe, TP – Knowledge of official languages, 2011 Census
Knowledge of official languages Number Percentage
Total 6,075 100.0
English only 5,795 95.4
French only 0 0.0
English and French 275 4.5
Neither English nor French 5 0.1

Symbols:

···
not applicable
excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements. For further information, refer to Notes.
incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement. For further information, refer to Notes.
A
adjusted figure due to boundary change. For further information, refer to Content considerations.
E
use with caution. For further information, refer to Cautionary note.


Source:

Statistics Canada. 2012. Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-310-XWE2011004. Ottawa, Ontario. Analytical products, 2011 Census. Last updated October 24, 2012.
 

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