Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census

Census subdivision of La Broquerie, RM - Manitoba 1

Map of La Broquerie, RM (shaded in green), Manitoba

Map of La Broquerie, RM

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Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A: La Broquerie, RM - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A description: La Broquerie, RM - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Prov. rank
24
Nat. rank
684

In 2011, La Broquerie (Rural municipality) had a population of 5,198, representing a percentage change of 42.1% from 2006. This compares to the national average growth of 5.9%.

Land area is 578.20 square kilometres with a population density of 9.0 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the provincial land area of 552,329.52 square kilometres with a population density of 2.2 persons per square kilometre.

In 2011, La Broquerie (Rural municipality) had 1,514 private dwellings occupied by usual residents. The change in private dwellings occupied by usual residents from 2006 was 33.2%. For Canada as a whole, the number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents increased 7.1%.

Population and dwelling counts

La Broquerie (Rural municipality) – Neighbouring census subdivisions

Table 1 La Broquerie (Rural municipality) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2011 2006 % change
Stuartburn, Man. RM 1,535 1,629 -5.8
Piney, Man. RM 1,720 1,755 -2.0
Reynolds, Man. RM 1,285 1,410 -8.9
Hanover, Man. RM 14,026 11,871 18.2
Steinbach, Man. CY 13,524 11,066 22.2
Ste. Anne, Man. RM 4,686 4,509 3.9

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

Table 2 Manitoba – 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
La Broquerie RM 5,198 3,659 42.1
Stanley RM 8,356 6,367 31.2
Steinbach CY 13,524 11,066 22.2
Morden T 7,812 6,571 18.9
Hanover RM 14,026 11,871 18.2

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

Table 3 Manitoba – 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
Thompson CY 12,829 13,446 -4.6
Flin Flon (Part) CY 5,363 5,594 -4.1
Portage la Prairie RM 6,525 6,793 -3.9
The Pas T 5,513 5,589 -1.4
Gimli RM 5,845 5,797 0.8

Age and sex

La Broquerie, RM – Age distribution

Table 4 La Broquerie, RM – Age distributions by broad age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
0 to 14 31.0% 31.7% 30.3%
15 to 64 63.2% 62.8% 63.7%
65 and over 5.9% 5.8% 6.2%

In 2011, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over in La Broquerie, RM was 5.9%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 63.2% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 31.0%. 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.

La Broquerie, RM – Population by broad age groups and sex

Table 5 La Broquerie, RM – 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 5,195 3,660 1,535 41.9
0 to 14 1,610 1,030 580 56.3
15 to 64 3,285 2,400 885 36.9
65 and over 305 230 75 32.6
Males
Total 2,685 1,895 790 41.7
0 to 14 850 540 310 57.4
15 to 64 1,685 1,240 445 35.9
65 and over 155 115 40 34.8
Females
Total 2,510 1,760 750 42.6
0 to 14 760 485 275 56.7
15 to 64 1,600 1,160 440 37.9
65 and over 155 115 40 34.8

La Broquerie, RM – Population by five-year age groups and sex

Table 6 La Broquerie, RM – Population by five-year age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
Total - Age groups 5,195 2,685 2,510
0 to 4 years 545 275 270
5 to 9 years 510 265 240
10 to 14 years 555 305 255
15 to 19 years 520 285 240
20 to 24 years 355 185 175
25 to 29 years 330 145 180
30 to 34 years 345 175 175
35 to 39 years 340 175 165
40 to 44 years 350 170 180
45 to 49 years 375 205 170
50 to 54 years 285 150 140
55 to 59 years 230 120 115
60 to 64 years 145 85 65
65 to 69 years 125 70 55
70 to 74 years 80 35 45
75 to 79 years 50 20 30
80 to 84 years 35 20 15
85 years and over 15 5 15
Median age 26.8 26.3 27.4

La Broquerie, RM – Median age2 of the population

In 2011, the median age in La Broquerie, RM was 26.8 years. In comparison, the median age of Manitoba was 38.4 years.

Table 7 Canada, Manitoba and La Broquerie, RM – Median age, 2006 and 2011 censuses
  Median age
2006 2011
Canada 39.5 40.6
Manitoba 38.1 38.4
La Broquerie, RM 28.8 26.8

Families and households

In 2011, the number of census families3 in La Broquerie was 1,325, which represents a change of 38.7% from 2006. This compares to a growth rate for Canada of 5.5% over the same period.


In La Broquerie, 84.5% of census families were married couples in 2011, while 7.9% were common-law-couples and 7.5% were lone-parent families.

La Broquerie – Family structure

Table 8 Canada, Manitoba, CSD of La Broquerie, RM 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
Manitoba  327,875 232,635 71.0 39,060 11.9 56,185 17.1 4.8
La Broquerie, RM 1,325 1,120 84.5 105 7.9 100 7.5 38.7
Stuartburn, RM 420 330 78.6 35 8.3 55 13.1 -7.7
Piney, RM 490 400 81.6 50 10.2 45 9.2 -1.0
Reynolds, RM 390 290 74.4 55 14.1 40 10.3 -6.0
Hanover, RM 3,510 3,135 89.3 160 4.6 215 6.1 16.4
Steinbach, CY 3,770 3,130 83.0 220 5.8 420 11.1 22.8
Ste. Anne, RM 1,370 1,115 81.4 145 10.6 110 8.0 5.8

La Broquerie – Presence of children within couple families

Among couples (married and common-law) in the census subdivision of La Broquerie, 62.0% 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 * 710
Married couples without children * 410
Common-law-couples with children * 50
Common-law-couples without children * 55

La Broquerie – Marital status

In La Broquerie, 68.5% of the total population aged 15 and over were either married (62.5%) or living with a common-law partner (5.8%).

The remaining 31.5% 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, Manitoba, La Broquerie, RM – Population 15 years and older by marital status, 2011 Census
Marital status La Broquerie, RM Manitoba Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Population 15 years and over 3,590 100.0 977,110 100.0 27,869,345 100.0
Married or living with a common-law partner 2,460 68.5 558,505 57.2 16,084,490 57.7
Married (and not separated) 2,245 62.5 480,135 49.1 12,941,965 46.4
Living common-law 210 5.8 78,370 8.0 3,142,525 11.3
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1,130 31.5 418,600 42.8 11,784,855 42.3
Single (never legally married) 905 25.2 282,460 28.9 7,816,045 28.0
Separated 55 1.5 23,620 2.4 698,245 2.5
Divorced 85 2.4 52,215 5.3 1,686,035 6.0
Widowed 75 2.1 60,300 6.2 1,584,525 5.7

La Broquerie – Types of private households

There were 1,510 private households4 in La Broquerie in 2011, a change of 32.5% from 2006. Of these, 49.0% of households were comprised of couples with children aged 24 and under at home, a change of 43.7% compared with five years earlier.

Table 10 Canada, Manitoba, La Broquerie, RM – Distribution of households by household type, 2011 Census
Household type5 La Broquerie, RM Manitoba Canada
number % number % number %
Total private households 1,510 100.0 466,140 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Couple-family households with children
aged 24 and under at home6
740 49.0 125,025 26.8 3,524,915 26.5
Couple-family households without children
aged 24 and under at home7
440 29.1 134,525 28.9 3,935,540 29.5
Lone-parent family households8 85 5.6 48,255 10.4 1,375,450 10.3
One-person households 185 12.3 131,480 28.2 3,673,310 27.6
Multiple family households9 25 1.7 9,665 2.1 268,060 2.0
Other households10 30 2.0 17,190 3.7 543,340 4.1

La Broquerie – Structural type of dwelling

In La Broquerie, 89.8% of private households lived in single-detached houses and 0.3% lived in apartments in buildings that have five or more storeys. The rest lived in other types of dwelling structures.

Table 11 Canada, Manitoba, La Broquerie, RM – Distribution of private households by structural type of dwelling, 2011 Census
Structural type of dwelling La Broquerie, RM Manitoba Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Structural type of dwelling 1,515 100.0 466,140 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Single-detached house 1,360 89.8 322,800 69.2 7,329,150 55.0
Semi-detached house 5 0.3 14,445 3.1 646,240 4.9
Row house 90 5.9 14,435 3.1 791,600 5.9
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 5 0.3 37,665 8.1 1,234,770 9.3
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 30 2.0 61,410 13.2 2,397,555 18.0
Apartment, duplex 10 0.7 6,105 1.3 704,485 5.3
Other single-attached house11 5 0.3 730 0.2 33,310 0.3
Movable dwelling12 20 1.3 8,550 1.8 183,510 1.4

Language

La Broquerie, RM – Mother tongue

Chart J: La Broquerie, RM - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Chart J description: La Broquerie, RM - 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 La Broquerie, 46.0% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 16.3% reported French only, and 35.6% reported a non-official language only, in 2011. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 72.9% for English only, 3.5% for French only and 21.5% for only non-official languages.

In 2011, 59.2% of the population spoke only English most often at home, 12.7% spoke only French and 23.6% spoke only a non-official language. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 84.4% for only English, 1.5% for only French and 10.5% for only a non-official language.

Table 12 La Broquerie, RM – Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home, 2011 Census
Selected languages Mother tongue Language spoken most often at home
number % number %
Total 5,195 100.0 5,195 100.0
English 2,390 46.0 3,075 59.2
French 845 16.3 660 12.7
Non-official language 1,850 35.6 1,225 23.6
Multiple responses 115 2.2 235 4.5
Table 13 La Broquerie, RM – Mother-tongue retention, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Mother-tongue retention13
(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 98.8 97.8 1.0
French 87.2 74.4 12.8
Non-official language 78.6 64.8 13.8

La Broquerie, RM – Non-official languages

In La Broquerie, the three most common mother tongues were German (28.3%), Russian (5.8%) and Dutch (1.3%), in 2011. In comparison, the most common mother tongues at the provincial / territorial level were German (5.8%), Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) (3.4%) and Cree, n.o.s. (1.7%).

Table 14 La Broquerie, RM – 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.
German 1,470 76.8 28.3
Russian 300 15.7 5.8
Dutch 70 3.7 1.3
Ukrainian 35 1.8 0.7
Spanish 10 0.5 0.2
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 10 0.5 0.2

La Broquerie, RM – Bilingualism

Table 15 La Broquerie, RM – 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 20.6 9.0 94.7 1.6
0 to 19 15.1 10.1 88.6 1.8
20 to 44 19.2 9.9 95.8 1.7
45 to 64 26.0 4.6 95.9 1.5
65 and over 50.0 7.7 93.1 5.9
Table 16 La Broquerie, RM – Knowledge of official languages, 2011 Census
Knowledge of official languages Number Percentage
Total 5,200 100.0
English only 3,815 73.4
French only 35 0.7
English and French 1,085 20.9
Neither English nor French 265 5.1

Symbols:

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not applicable
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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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