Census Profile, 2016 Census
Greater Vancouver, Regional district [Census division], British Columbia and Saskatchewan [Province]

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Characteristic Greater Vancouver, RD
British Columbia
[Census division]
Saskatchewan

[Province]
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Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 2,463,431  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,098,352  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 2,313,328  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,033,381  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 6.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6.3  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 1,027,613  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 495,582  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 960,894  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,622  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 854.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 2,882.68  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 588,243.54  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 2,463,430 1,202,175 1,261,255 1,098,350 545,785 552,565
0 to 14 years 362,110 186,780 175,330 215,685 110,410 105,275
0 to 4 years 116,270 60,045 56,220 73,130 37,335 35,795
5 to 9 years 122,730 63,390 59,345 74,460 38,155 36,305
10 to 14 years 123,110 63,340 59,765 68,095 34,920 33,175
15 to 64 years 1,714,005 838,860 875,145 712,240 358,110 354,130
15 to 19 years 142,280 73,180 69,100 67,660 34,675 32,980
20 to 24 years 167,270 85,385 81,890 70,060 36,075 33,985
25 to 29 years 179,940 89,305 90,635 77,525 39,290 38,235
30 to 34 years 182,630 89,925 92,705 77,520 38,610 38,915
35 to 39 years 167,950 81,090 86,860 71,590 35,940 35,650
40 to 44 years 168,370 79,445 88,930 64,950 32,515 32,440
45 to 49 years 184,285 87,850 96,440 63,580 31,780 31,795
50 to 54 years 191,375 93,230 98,140 75,245 37,230 38,015
55 to 59 years 177,095 85,595 91,505 76,195 38,070 38,125
60 to 64 years 152,805 73,865 78,940 67,915 33,935 33,985
65 years and over 387,315 176,530 210,780 170,425 77,265 93,160
65 to 69 years 131,035 62,615 68,420 53,230 26,285 26,945
70 to 74 years 89,675 42,495 47,180 37,740 18,225 19,510
75 to 79 years 66,510 30,605 35,905 29,400 13,415 15,985
80 to 84 years 48,820 21,960 26,860 23,115 9,945 13,170
85 years and over 51,280 18,860 32,420 26,940 9,395 17,550
85 to 89 years 31,475 12,740 18,735 16,280 6,305 9,975
90 to 94 years 14,875 4,905 9,965 8,000 2,515 5,485
95 to 99 years 4,195 1,055 3,140 2,290 520 1,760
100 years and over 740 155 580 375 50 325
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 14.7 15.5 13.9 19.6 20.2 19.1
15 to 64 years 69.6 69.8 69.4 64.8 65.6 64.1
65 years and over 15.7 14.7 16.7 15.5 14.2 16.9
85 years and over 2.1 1.6 2.6 2.5 1.7 3.2
Average age of the population 41.0 40.1 41.9 39.1 38.2 40.0
Median age of the population 40.9 39.7 42.0 37.8 36.9 38.7
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 960,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,620  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 282,355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 314,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 160,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 10,520  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 513,900  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 98,435  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 20,530  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 12,705  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 93,415  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 18,535  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 156,445  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,385  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 242,205  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 57,115  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 1,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 700  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 4,580  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 960,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 275,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 121,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 300,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 153,610  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 153,090  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 60,240  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 139,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 56,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 93,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 41,520  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 2,426,235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,070,560  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Marital status
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by marital status - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 2,101,315 1,015,395 1,085,925 882,670 435,375 447,290
Married or living common law 1,193,125 594,180 598,940 520,430 261,075 259,355
Married 1,033,885 513,725 520,160 437,875 219,800 218,075
Living common law 159,240 80,455 78,780 82,550 41,270 41,280
Not married and not living common law 908,195 421,215 486,980 362,240 174,310 187,930
Never married 629,040 334,130 294,905 242,070 133,750 108,325
Separated 50,130 20,265 29,860 19,795 8,945 10,855
Divorced 128,045 47,280 80,765 47,180 20,985 26,200
Widowed 100,985 19,540 81,445 53,190 10,635 42,555
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 679,365  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 302,260  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 327,260  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 157,195  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 158,785  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 58,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 145,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 54,125  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 47,510  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 32,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 679,365  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 302,260  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 574,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 252,765  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 495,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 211,500  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 79,610  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 41,265  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 104,695  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 49,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 84,740  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 38,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 19,955  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 11,330  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 574,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 252,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 260,290  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 129,085  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 314,380  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 123,685  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 129,480  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 45,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 139,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 49,035  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 45,815  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 29,150  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 104,695  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 49,490  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 66,975  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 28,110  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 29,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 13,280  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 8,420  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,105  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 462,125 214,705 247,420 187,765 95,550 92,210
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 960,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,620  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 600,775  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 285,675  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 226,490  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 124,620  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 374,290  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 161,055  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 37,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,975  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 322,525  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 138,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 275,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 121,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 47,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Knowledge of official languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 15 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470 1,083,240 539,100 544,130
English only 2,130,565 1,058,310 1,072,260 1,023,400 511,940 511,460
French only 1,110 530 580 535 255 280
English and French 172,140 76,650 95,500 51,360 23,290 28,065
Neither English nor French 136,320 56,185 80,135 7,945 3,620 4,325
First official language spokenThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - First official language spoken for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 16 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470 1,083,240 539,105 544,135
English 2,265,310 1,116,840 1,148,470 1,060,225 528,155 532,075
French 25,710 12,825 12,875 13,555 6,590 6,960
English and French 14,470 6,635 7,835 1,770 890 885
Neither English nor French 134,655 55,370 79,285 7,685 3,475 4,220
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 32,940 16,145 16,795 14,435 7,035 7,405
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.3 1.4 1.3 1.3 1.3 1.4
Mother tongueThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Mother tongue for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 18 2,440,145 1,191,675 1,248,470 1,083,240 539,105 544,135
Single responses 2,361,890 1,153,910 1,207,980 1,064,675 530,145 534,530
Official languages 1,341,640 678,670 662,970 907,715 452,955 454,760
English 1,316,640 666,170 650,470 892,615 445,635 446,985
French 25,005 12,505 12,500 15,100 7,320 7,775
Non-official languages 1,020,250 475,240 545,015 156,960 77,195 79,770
Aboriginal languages 860 390 470 28,340 13,685 14,660
Algonquian languages 315 135 180 19,965 9,640 10,325
Blackfoot 25 0 20 10 5 5
Cree-Montagnais languages 220 105 115 19,015 9,190 9,825
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 5 5 0 5 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 5 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 30 15 10
Plains Cree 40 15 25 2,080 975 1,105
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 5 5 5
Swampy Cree 15 10 5 250 115 135
Woods Cree 20 15 10 780 370 410
Cree, n.o.s. 145 70 80 15,860 7,710 8,155
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 5 5 5 5
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 70 25 40 935 445 490
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 65 25 35 925 440 485
Oji-Cree 5 0 5 10 5 5
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Athabaskan languages 105 50 55 7,860 3,800 4,060
Northern Athabaskan languages 105 45 55 7,860 3,805 4,055
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 5 0 5 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 40 15 20 0 0 0
Chilcotin 25 15 10 0 0 0
Dene 20 5 10 7,855 3,800 4,055
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 10 5 5 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 5 0 0 0
Sekani 0 5 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 5 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 5 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 5 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 5 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 5 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5 5 0 0
Haida 10 10 5 0 0 0
Inuit languages 20 5 15 35 10 20
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 5 0 0 5 5 0
Inuktitut 15 5 10 20 10 15
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 5
Iroquoian languages 5 0 0 5 0 5
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 5 0 0 0 0 5
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 5 5 0 0 0 0
Michif 10 0 5 235 110 125
Salish languages 140 65 70 5 5 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 35 25 15 0 0 0
Lillooet 10 5 5 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 5 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 10 5 0 5 0 0
Squamish 20 5 10 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 20 10 10 0 5 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 40 20 25 0 0 0
Siouan languages 25 10 10 230 110 120
Dakota 20 5 15 195 85 105
Stoney 0 0 0 5 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 35 20 15
Tlingit 5 0 5 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 95 45 55 5 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 45 20 25 0 0 0
Nisga'a 25 15 15 5 0 0
Tsimshian 25 10 15 5 5 0
Wakashan languages 55 25 35 0 0 0
Haisla 10 5 5 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 15 5 10 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 20 10 10 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 10 5 5 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 75 35 35 10 5 5
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,019,395 474,850 544,545 128,620 63,510 65,110
Afro-Asiatic languages 20,725 11,005 9,715 6,770 3,560 3,215
Berber languages 95 55 35 10 5 0
Kabyle 35 20 10 5 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 60 40 25 10 5 0
Cushitic languages 1,355 675 680 1,050 505 545
Bilen 5 0 0 55 25 30
Oromo 165 95 75 195 100 90
Somali 1,170 570 595 775 355 415
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 10 5 5 25 15 10
Semitic languages 19,225 10,245 8,980 5,685 3,035 2,650
Amharic 1,140 560 585 290 140 155
Arabic 14,320 7,720 6,600 4,040 2,200 1,840
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 630 305 325 305 160 145
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 440 240 195 150 75 75
Harari 25 10 15 5 0 0
Hebrew 1,770 960 805 75 45 30
Maltese 80 40 40 10 5 5
Tigrigna 695 340 355 680 340 340
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 135 70 60 130 65 60
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 45 25 15 25 15 5
Austro-Asiatic languages 24,195 11,070 13,125 2,560 1,250 1,305
Khmer (Cambodian) 1,210 555 655 135 70 70
Vietnamese 22,950 10,500 12,450 2,420 1,180 1,235
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 35 15 20 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 82,025 33,570 48,460 23,415 11,130 12,280
Bikol 310 140 170 85 40 40
Cebuano 3,210 1,285 1,925 1,545 685 855
Fijian 395 190 200 25 20 5
Hiligaynon 1,280 485 795 255 120 140
Ilocano 4,605 1,820 2,790 790 370 415
Malagasy 15 0 10 0 0 0
Malay 3,480 1,545 1,930 125 55 70
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 635 290 345 175 80 95
Pangasinan 265 115 150 40 15 25
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 66,825 27,275 39,555 20,045 9,590 10,455
Waray-Waray 180 70 110 60 30 35
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 830 360 470 265 125 140
Creole languages 610 310 300 220 105 120
Haitian Creole 25 15 5 5 0 5
Creole, n.o.s. 370 175 185 150 70 80
Creole languages, n.i.e. 225 120 105 65 30 35
Dravidian languages 6,210 3,290 2,925 1,560 865 700
Kannada 225 115 110 60 35 30
Malayalam 1,750 905 845 850 455 395
Tamil 3,275 1,700 1,580 350 200 150
Telugu 920 550 370 285 165 120
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 40 15 25 10 10 0
Hmong-Mien languages 130 70 60 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 416,565 203,240 213,325 73,170 36,230 36,930
Albanian 1,090 560 530 380 190 190
Armenian 1,060 525 540 70 40 30
Balto-Slavic languages 57,625 26,950 30,675 18,460 8,490 9,970
Baltic languages 645 280 370 175 85 90
Latvian 320 145 175 100 45 50
Lithuanian 325 130 200 75 40 35
Slavic languages 56,975 26,675 30,305 18,285 8,400 9,885
Belarusan 60 30 30 0 0 0
Bosnian 1,155 580 575 225 110 120
Bulgarian 1,725 805 915 65 35 30
Croatian 5,465 2,645 2,820 455 240 220
Czech 3,565 1,705 1,865 235 115 125
Macedonian 250 120 135 55 30 30
Polish 12,040 5,650 6,390 1,865 850 1,015
Russian 18,175 8,270 9,905 3,045 1,460 1,580
Serbian 6,300 3,220 3,085 465 235 225
Serbo-Croatian 1,145 545 600 120 60 65
Slovak 2,390 1,060 1,335 115 60 55
Slovene (Slovenian) 545 250 290 80 40 45
Ukrainian 3,990 1,705 2,285 11,270 5,035 6,230
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 180 90 90 290 145 145
Celtic languages 315 170 145 60 30 30
Scottish Gaelic 125 65 60 10 5 5
Welsh 120 65 55 30 10 15
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 65 40 25 25 10 5
Germanic languages 37,830 18,000 19,825 24,455 11,710 12,745
Afrikaans 1,435 730 705 880 450 430
Danish 2,065 1,020 1,050 255 145 110
Dutch 7,455 3,595 3,860 1,385 685 700
Frisian 80 30 50 30 20 10
German 24,055 11,340 12,720 21,320 10,150 11,170
Icelandic 155 70 80 55 20 25
Norwegian 835 410 430 310 140 165
Swedish 1,290 570 720 150 60 90
Vlaams (Flemish) 200 105 95 60 25 35
Yiddish 220 115 110 25 10 10
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 25 20 15 5 5 0
Greek 4,885 2,515 2,365 935 490 445
Indo-Iranian languages 242,400 119,930 122,465 22,335 12,065 10,270
Indo-Aryan languages 198,075 97,680 100,395 19,995 10,780 9,210
Bengali 2,680 1,395 1,290 2,795 1,495 1,300
Gujarati 6,280 2,955 3,325 2,510 1,420 1,090
Hindi 24,220 11,580 12,640 1,545 880 665
Kashmiri 40 25 15 20 10 10
Konkani 225 110 110 35 15 10
Marathi 535 280 255 140 80 55
Nepali 920 485 430 770 400 370
Oriya (Odia) 65 35 30 25 10 10
Punjabi (Panjabi) 151,205 74,820 76,385 5,250 2,890 2,360
Sindhi 1,580 725 850 120 65 55
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 1,455 730 725 270 130 135
Urdu 8,875 4,535 4,340 6,520 3,380 3,135
Iranian languages 43,985 22,075 21,910 2,065 1,130 940
Kurdish 1,650 875 780 145 80 65
Pashto 1,070 570 500 555 315 235
Persian (Farsi) 41,265 20,635 20,630 1,370 735 635
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 340 180 160 275 155 120
Italic (Romance) languages 71,375 34,590 36,785 6,470 3,225 3,250
Catalan 125 65 55 5 0 0
Italian 15,450 7,735 7,710 705 365 340
Portuguese 11,950 5,655 6,295 615 265 350
Romanian 7,175 3,480 3,690 850 425 430
Spanish 36,625 17,615 19,005 4,290 2,165 2,125
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 60 40 25 10 5 5
Japanese 16,900 5,750 11,150 320 100 220
Kartvelian languages 65 40 25 5 5 5
Georgian 65 40 25 5 0 5
Korean 45,990 20,680 25,310 1,670 800 865
Mongolic languages 340 145 200 40 20 25
Mongolian 340 145 195 40 20 25
Niger-Congo languages 2,645 1,335 1,315 2,310 1,235 1,075
Akan (Twi) 405 220 180 190 115 75
Bamanankan 10 10 5 0 0 5
Edo 80 45 30 35 20 15
Ewe 60 30 25 50 30 20
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 20 10 5 25 15 5
Ga 35 15 15 20 15 5
Ganda 65 35 30 35 15 20
Igbo 160 90 65 215 125 90
Lingala 55 25 30 30 20 15
Rundi (Kirundi) 100 40 55 145 85 65
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 105 45 55 115 55 60
Shona 150 70 85 90 55 40
Swahili 585 285 295 425 220 205
Wolof 30 10 20 20 10 10
Yoruba 190 110 80 465 240 220
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 610 280 325 430 220 215
Nilo-Saharan languages 265 135 135 335 195 140
Dinka 80 50 30 115 70 45
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 190 85 100 220 120 100
Sign languages 620 330 295 200 100 100
American Sign Language 265 125 135 65 35 35
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 360 200 155 135 70 65
Sino-Tibetan languages 387,640 177,135 210,505 13,500 6,700 6,795
Chinese languages 385,355 175,990 209,365 12,460 6,165 6,290
Cantonese 184,365 85,070 99,300 3,775 1,830 1,950
Hakka 2,180 950 1,230 35 20 15
Mandarin 174,920 79,280 95,635 7,230 3,600 3,630
Min Dong 220 105 115 5 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 10,655 4,755 5,900 210 110 100
Wu (Shanghainese) 4,330 1,905 2,425 60 35 25
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 8,485 3,840 4,645 1,135 570 565
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 195 80 110 5 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 2,285 1,150 1,140 1,040 530 505
Burmese 1,035 530 510 180 115 65
Karenic languages 770 370 400 810 395 415
Tibetan 260 135 125 15 5 10
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 220 115 105 35 20 20
Tai-Kadai languages 2,750 980 1,770 525 235 290
Lao 800 405 400 345 175 170
Thai 1,930 570 1,365 180 55 125
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 20 10 10 0 0 0
Turkic languages 3,700 2,035 1,665 360 185 175
Azerbaijani 495 275 225 25 10 10
Turkish 2,770 1,560 1,215 290 155 130
Uyghur 165 80 85 5 0 5
Uzbek 95 45 50 30 5 15
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 165 70 95 15 10 10
Uralic languages 7,640 3,535 4,105 1,555 735 820
Estonian 455 195 260 20 10 10
Finnish 1,900 770 1,130 205 85 120
Hungarian 5,285 2,570 2,715 1,330 650 685
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 365 200 170 100 55 45
Multiple responses 78,255 37,760 40,490 18,560 8,955 9,605
English and French 5,200 2,535 2,660 2,045 985 1,060
English and non-official language 69,885 33,750 36,135 15,925 7,675 8,245
French and non-official language 1,545 750 795 315 150 165
English, French and non-official language 1,620 725 900 280 145 135
Language spoken most often at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Language spoken most often at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 19 2,440,145 1,191,670 1,248,470 1,083,240 539,100 544,130
Single responses 2,252,465 1,102,220 1,150,240 1,049,130 522,390 526,740
Official languages 1,631,365 811,500 819,870 968,625 481,845 486,780
English 1,622,735 807,235 815,500 964,640 479,915 484,730
French 8,630 4,265 4,365 3,985 1,930 2,050
Non-official languages 621,100 290,725 330,375 80,505 40,540 39,960
Aboriginal languages 105 45 55 16,605 8,355 8,245
Algonquian languages 25 10 10 10,145 5,185 4,960
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 15 5 10 10,000 5,105 4,895
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 1,195 580 610
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 95 40 55
Woods Cree 0 0 0 180 100 85
Cree, n.o.s. 15 0 10 8,525 4,380 4,145
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 5 5 140 75 65
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 10 5 5 145 80 70
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 15 5 10 6,360 3,130 3,235
Northern Athabaskan languages 15 5 10 6,365 3,130 3,230
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 5 0 5 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 10 5 5 6,360 3,130 3,230
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 5 5 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 5 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 5 0 45 20 25
Salish languages 10 5 5 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 5 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 10 5 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 10 5 5 50 25 20
Dakota 10 10 0 35 15 10
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 10
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 15 5 10 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 5 5 5 0 0 0
Nisga'a 5 5 5 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 5 0 5 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 5 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 5 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 5 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 15 5 10 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 620,995 290,680 330,320 63,905 32,185 31,720
Afro-Asiatic languages 11,900 5,965 5,935 4,625 2,340 2,290
Berber languages 40 20 20 0 0 0
Kabyle 15 5 10 5 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 20 15 5 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 695 315 380 720 335 380
Bilen 0 0 0 30 15 15
Oromo 80 40 35 140 75 70
Somali 610 270 340 530 245 290
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 5 5 5 15 5 5
Semitic languages 11,155 5,630 5,530 3,900 1,995 1,905
Amharic 535 250 290 150 75 70
Arabic 8,680 4,405 4,275 2,890 1,500 1,390
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 400 200 200 225 105 120
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 305 160 145 115 60 55
Harari 10 5 5 0 0 0
Hebrew 785 400 385 25 10 15
Maltese 5 5 0 0 0 0
Tigrigna 355 165 190 430 205 220
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 90 40 45 70 40 30
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 10 5 5 5 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 15,000 6,955 8,045 1,740 850 895
Khmer (Cambodian) 620 290 330 40 20 25
Vietnamese 14,365 6,655 7,710 1,700 830 865
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 15 10 10 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 35,335 15,585 19,750 12,515 6,210 6,300
Bikol 70 30 35 15 5 10
Cebuano 1,085 485 600 580 280 295
Fijian 95 50 50 0 0 0
Hiligaynon 355 150 205 110 60 50
Ilocano 1,465 625 840 240 115 120
Malagasy 5 5 0 0 0 0
Malay 1,050 485 565 35 20 15
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 135 65 75 70 35 35
Pangasinan 55 25 30 10 5 5
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 30,695 13,505 17,190 11,345 5,630 5,715
Waray-Waray 55 25 35 15 5 5
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 260 130 130 95 50 45
Creole languages 290 125 160 95 35 65
Haitian Creole 5 5 5 0 0 5
Creole, n.o.s. 205 85 115 65 25 40
Creole languages, n.i.e. 80 35 40 35 10 20
Dravidian languages 3,355 1,695 1,650 845 440 410
Kannada 95 45 50 20 10 10
Malayalam 885 450 435 525 265 260
Tamil 1,935 965 965 155 90 65
Telugu 425 230 190 145 75 70
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 15 5 5 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 55 20 30 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 220,600 107,100 113,505 31,235 15,915 15,325
Albanian 530 255 270 205 100 100
Armenian 505 225 280 45 25 20
Balto-Slavic languages 25,650 12,295 13,350 5,170 2,560 2,610
Baltic languages 160 75 90 80 35 45
Latvian 65 30 35 40 20 20
Lithuanian 90 45 50 40 15 25
Slavic languages 25,490 12,225 13,265 5,090 2,525 2,560
Belarusan 10 5 5 0 0 0
Bosnian 540 270 270 85 45 40
Bulgarian 925 425 495 35 20 15
Croatian 1,795 840 955 170 85 85
Czech 1,030 520 510 30 20 15
Macedonian 120 60 60 35 15 15
Polish 4,490 2,130 2,355 480 220 255
Russian 10,795 5,125 5,670 1,725 875 840
Serbian 3,470 1,760 1,715 270 140 130
Serbo-Croatian 435 205 235 45 20 25
Slovak 775 375 405 30 15 15
Slovene (Slovenian) 60 25 35 5 5 0
Ukrainian 1,010 470 540 2,010 985 1,025
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 25 10 15 170 80 90
Celtic languages 30 20 15 10 5 5
Scottish Gaelic 15 5 5 5 0 5
Welsh 20 10 5 5 0 5
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 0 5 0
Germanic languages 4,665 2,200 2,460 8,110 3,990 4,120
Afrikaans 520 250 265 530 275 250
Danish 180 90 90 10 5 0
Dutch 685 325 365 200 110 95
Frisian 5 5 0 5 0 0
German 2,895 1,345 1,550 7,290 3,565 3,725
Icelandic 50 25 30 0 0 0
Norwegian 75 35 35 10 5 10
Swedish 220 110 115 10 5 10
Vlaams (Flemish) 20 15 5 0 0 5
Yiddish 15 10 5 5 0 5
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 45 25 20
Greek 1,730 840 895 395 190 205
Indo-Iranian languages 156,835 76,640 80,195 14,385 7,560 6,825
Indo-Aryan languages 127,630 62,480 65,150 12,960 6,820 6,140
Bengali 1,575 775 800 1,915 980 930
Gujarati 2,740 1,210 1,530 1,585 865 720
Hindi 11,235 5,310 5,920 880 490 390
Kashmiri 5 0 0 5 0 0
Konkani 40 15 15 10 5 5
Marathi 245 125 120 55 30 30
Nepali 550 290 265 570 290 275
Oriya (Odia) 30 20 15 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 104,855 51,630 53,225 3,485 1,885 1,605
Sindhi 590 255 335 55 25 25
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 595 290 305 140 70 70
Urdu 5,165 2,560 2,610 4,265 2,180 2,080
Iranian languages 29,035 14,075 14,960 1,280 660 615
Kurdish 1,025 515 505 65 40 30
Pashto 660 330 330 345 185 160
Persian (Farsi) 27,350 13,230 14,125 865 435 430
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 175 90 90 150 80 65
Italic (Romance) languages 30,665 14,630 16,035 2,920 1,480 1,435
Catalan 60 30 35 0 0 0
Italian 3,950 1,715 2,230 155 80 75
Portuguese 5,115 2,430 2,685 220 100 115
Romanian 3,215 1,545 1,675 315 165 150
Spanish 18,310 8,905 9,410 2,220 1,130 1,085
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 10 5 10 10 0 5
Japanese 8,235 3,375 4,855 120 45 75
Kartvelian languages 15 10 10 0 0 0
Georgian 15 10 10 0 0 0
Korean 34,225 15,725 18,500 1,180 590 595
Mongolic languages 160 80 85 25 10 10
Mongolian 160 75 85 25 10 10
Niger-Congo languages 725 325 405 735 350 380
Akan (Twi) 125 70 55 55 30 25
Bamanankan 5 5 5 0 0 0
Edo 15 5 5 10 0 5
Ewe 20 10 10 5 5 5
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 20 10 10
Ga 5 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 5 5 5 10 5 5
Igbo 35 20 15 40 15 20
Lingala 35 10 20 15 10 10
Rundi (Kirundi) 55 15 35 85 45 40
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 45 15 30 35 15 25
Shona 40 15 20 35 25 15
Swahili 155 60 90 200 90 110
Wolof 0 0 0 0 5 0
Yoruba 40 20 20 115 55 55
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 150 65 85 100 45 55
Nilo-Saharan languages 105 50 55 135 65 70
Dinka 45 25 20 65 30 30
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 60 20 40 70 35 40
Sign languages 830 460 370 285 175 105
American Sign Language 295 150 150 50 30 20
Quebec Sign Language 5 0 5 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 530 305 220 230 150 85
Sino-Tibetan languages 285,515 130,990 154,525 9,700 4,835 4,865
Chinese languages 283,885 130,170 153,715 8,925 4,450 4,475
Cantonese 132,185 60,235 71,950 2,400 1,140 1,265
Hakka 670 280 390 5 0 0
Mandarin 138,680 64,060 74,625 5,645 2,865 2,780
Min Dong 65 30 35 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 4,645 2,105 2,540 80 45 35
Wu (Shanghainese) 2,500 1,145 1,350 30 15 15
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 5,045 2,270 2,775 760 385 380
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 100 50 55 0 0 5
Tibeto-Burman languages 1,630 820 810 775 380 395
Burmese 685 350 335 115 65 55
Karenic languages 685 335 350 640 310 335
Tibetan 165 90 75 10 0 5
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 90 45 40 5 5 5
Tai-Kadai languages 1,015 435 580 190 85 105
Lao 335 160 175 125 60 60
Thai 675 275 400 70 25 45
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 5 5 5 0 0 0
Turkic languages 1,550 810 740 195 100 95
Azerbaijani 185 95 90 5 5 5
Turkish 1,190 625 565 170 90 85
Uyghur 100 50 50 0 0 0
Uzbek 40 25 15 10 5 10
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 40 15 25 5 0 5
Uralic languages 1,980 930 1,045 240 125 120
Estonian 75 30 45 10 0 5
Finnish 435 190 240 15 10 5
Hungarian 1,470 710 760 215 110 105
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 110 50 60 45 25 20
Multiple responses 187,680 89,450 98,230 34,110 16,720 17,395
English and French 3,475 1,700 1,775 1,210 575 635
English and non-official language 181,305 86,450 94,850 32,250 15,810 16,435
French and non-official language 500 225 275 150 85 70
English, French and non-official language 2,400 1,075 1,325 495 250 250
Other language spoken regularly at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Other language(s) spoken regularly at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 20 2,440,145 1,191,675 1,248,470 1,083,235 539,100 544,130
None 1,919,305 944,770 974,530 983,935 490,490 493,450
English 232,050 112,195 119,850 41,920 21,045 20,875
French 19,620 8,930 10,690 9,340 4,085 5,255
Non-official language 260,735 121,820 138,910 46,495 22,705 23,785
Aboriginal 800 375 425 13,490 6,445 7,050
Non-Aboriginal 259,935 121,450 138,485 33,005 16,265 16,740
English and French 965 435 530 170 85 85
English and non-official language 4,895 2,285 2,605 860 440 420
French and non-official language 2,495 1,190 1,305 495 245 255
English, French and non-official language 80 40 45 20 5 10
Income of individuals in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 2,064,585 998,870 1,065,720 857,270 424,245 433,025
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 1,978,485 957,500 1,020,990 822,620 407,715 414,905
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,612 38,879 27,793 38,299 46,117 31,978
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 1,981,210 959,985 1,021,225 822,745 407,730 415,015
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 29,422 34,038 25,878 34,570 40,492 29,564
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 1,781,275 875,745 905,525 750,515 378,290 372,225
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,645 39,631 26,888 36,883 45,587 29,314
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 1,370,155 582,530 787,620 550,165 236,760 313,405
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 2,459 1,246 3,359 5,340 4,200 5,870
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 1,487,050 752,840 734,210 636,955 331,975 304,970
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 33,621 40,050 28,268 36,612 44,551 30,027
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 100% dataCensus data footnote 22 100 100 100 100 100 100
Market income (%)Census data footnote 23 90.9 93.5 87.3 89.5 92.8 84.8
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 24 74.0 77.5 69.1 73.2 76.8 68.0
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 25 9.1 6.5 12.7 10.5 7.2 15.2
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 26 2,064,585 998,865 1,065,715 857,270 424,245 433,025
Without total income 86,100 41,365 44,730 34,645 16,530 18,120
With total income 1,978,485 957,500 1,020,990 822,620 407,715 414,905
Percentage with total income 95.8 95.9 95.8 96.0 96.1 95.8
Under $10,000 (including loss) 337,915 144,295 193,620 105,780 47,325 58,455
$10,000 to $19,999 345,805 143,880 201,920 118,380 46,195 72,180
$20,000 to $29,999 248,300 105,920 142,380 107,890 42,345 65,545
$30,000 to $39,999 211,515 94,955 116,565 95,605 41,315 54,295
$40,000 to $49,999 188,015 87,605 100,415 89,285 42,260 47,025
$50,000 to $59,999 149,455 74,735 74,720 70,395 36,950 33,450
$60,000 to $69,999 116,775 64,280 52,500 53,855 31,055 22,795
$70,000 to $79,999 89,555 51,260 38,295 41,930 25,290 16,645
$80,000 to $89,999 70,690 41,215 29,475 34,305 20,750 13,560
$90,000 to $99,999 50,825 30,925 19,900 26,165 16,100 10,060
$100,000 and over 169,635 118,430 51,210 79,030 58,125 20,905
$100,000 to $149,999 109,000 73,655 35,350 56,160 40,025 16,140
$150,000 and over 60,640 44,780 15,860 22,870 18,100 4,770
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 2,064,585 998,865 1,065,720 857,270 424,245 433,025
Without after-tax income 83,375 38,885 44,495 34,520 16,515 18,010
With after-tax income 1,981,210 959,985 1,021,225 822,745 407,730 415,015
Percentage with after-tax income 96.0 96.1 95.8 96.0 96.1 95.8
Under $10,000 (including loss) 350,380 152,065 198,315 108,310 48,150 60,160
$10,000 to $19,999 361,855 152,890 208,965 123,690 48,420 75,275
$20,000 to $29,999 293,480 127,930 165,550 125,285 50,160 75,125
$30,000 to $39,999 250,620 114,225 136,395 119,460 54,365 65,100
$40,000 to $49,999 209,335 101,565 107,765 103,250 52,900 50,350
$50,000 to $59,999 153,280 83,240 70,045 73,855 42,315 31,540
$60,000 to $69,999 109,410 62,820 46,595 53,925 32,645 21,280
$70,000 to $79,999 79,210 46,380 32,825 38,615 23,385 15,235
$80,000 and over 173,650 118,875 54,770 76,345 55,395 20,950
$80,000 to $89,999 50,810 32,310 18,500 24,935 16,370 8,560
$90,000 to $99,999 32,520 21,870 10,645 16,260 11,815 4,445
$100,000 and over 90,320 64,700 25,625 35,155 27,210 7,945
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 28 2,064,585 998,870 1,065,715 857,270 424,245 433,025
Without employment income 577,530 246,030 331,505 220,320 92,270 128,055
With employment income 1,487,050 752,835 734,210 636,950 331,980 304,970
Percentage with employment income 72.0 75.4 68.9 74.3 78.3 70.4
Under $5,000 (including loss) 209,270 93,700 115,565 82,210 38,805 43,410
$5,000 to $9,999 112,350 48,000 64,355 46,620 20,310 26,310
$10,000 to $19,999 199,780 88,465 111,315 77,480 33,900 43,575
$20,000 to $29,999 164,960 74,780 90,180 68,175 29,285 38,885
$30,000 to $39,999 153,815 70,955 82,860 66,120 29,825 36,295
$40,000 to $49,999 141,800 66,710 75,095 61,800 29,930 31,870
$50,000 to $59,999 113,915 59,035 54,880 51,075 27,565 23,510
$60,000 to $69,999 90,840 52,060 38,780 39,805 23,605 16,195
$70,000 to $79,999 71,740 42,295 29,440 32,265 20,015 12,255
$80,000 and over 228,585 156,840 71,740 111,405 78,745 32,665
$80,000 to $89,999 57,565 34,490 23,075 28,240 17,220 11,020
$90,000 to $99,999 40,995 26,105 14,890 21,415 13,645 7,770
$100,000 and over 130,030 96,250 33,775 61,750 47,885 13,870
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 29 960,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 72,662  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 75,412  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 63,365  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 65,784  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 275,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 121,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 38,164  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 38,188  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 33,804  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,099  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 685,440  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 311,450  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 92,067  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 94,530  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 80,158  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 81,696  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 30 960,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 28,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,930  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 15,385  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,575  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 28,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,675  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 38,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 18,025  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 36,160  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 18,845  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 35,655  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,875  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 36,315  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 36,535  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,410  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 36,630  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,345  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 36,510  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 16,525  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 70,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 31,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 65,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 29,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 60,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 27,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 55,025  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 25,810  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 49,190  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 23,280  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 332,745  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 154,720  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 100,070  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 48,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 72,355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,320  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 to $199,999 82,630  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 40,875  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$200,000 and over 77,695  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 30,160  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 960,890  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 432,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 30,260  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,355  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 15,590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,680  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 29,290  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,860  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 39,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 18,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 41,050  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 42,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 43,900  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 44,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20,990  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 44,380  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 43,085  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 19,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 80,740  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 37,680  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 73,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,255  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 66,785  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 32,575  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 58,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 28,995  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 50,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 25,545  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 256,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 114,570  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 97,835  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 47,890  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 61,380  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 29,680  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 and over 97,535  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,995  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 653,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 299,345  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 92,273  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 93,747  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 80,245  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 81,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of economic families 3.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 222,585  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 122,845  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 85,383  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 87,865  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 73,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 75,765  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 313,355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 124,285  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 112,167  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 119,530  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 96,888  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 101,656  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 4.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 93,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 44,110  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 53,852  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 50,749  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 49,006  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 47,776  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 393,510 189,750 203,760 161,805 82,400 79,405
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 32,421 33,964 31,209 35,875 40,000 32,247
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 29,236 30,331 28,391 32,415 35,306 29,777
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 2,426,235 1,185,395 1,240,835 1,070,555 533,385 537,175
In the bottom half of the distribution 1,175,575 559,445 616,130 506,055 243,040 263,010
In the bottom decile 303,915 145,415 158,500 111,770 55,530 56,245
In the second decile 228,320 105,405 122,915 104,900 46,610 58,285
In the third decile 210,945 100,050 110,895 94,035 44,535 49,500
In the fourth decile 212,600 102,000 110,595 96,045 47,015 49,030
In the fifth decile 219,800 106,575 113,225 99,300 49,350 49,950
In the top half of the distribution 1,250,655 625,955 624,705 564,505 290,345 274,160
In the sixth decile 225,360 110,195 115,170 104,200 52,705 51,495
In the seventh decile 234,070 116,115 117,950 109,400 55,670 53,725
In the eighth decile 245,245 122,625 122,620 115,215 59,255 55,965
In the ninth decile 260,490 131,100 129,390 121,965 62,875 59,085
In the top decile 285,490 145,915 139,575 113,730 59,840 53,885
Low income in 2015
Total - Low-income status in 2015 for the population in private households to whom low-income concepts are applicable - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 2,417,260 1,181,115 1,236,145 1,014,605 505,225 509,380
0 to 17 years 441,530 227,695 213,835 230,205 117,925 112,275
0 to 5 years 139,285 71,940 67,345 79,345 40,700 38,645
18 to 64 years 1,612,685 785,035 827,650 631,280 316,125 315,155
65 years and over 363,045 168,390 194,660 153,120 71,180 81,950
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 398,715 187,770 210,950 130,220 60,375 69,845
0 to 17 years 83,635 42,965 40,675 41,010 20,960 20,050
0 to 5 years 24,690 12,560 12,130 15,420 7,850 7,575
18 to 64 years 255,225 119,285 135,940 67,080 31,315 35,765
65 years and over 59,860 25,525 34,335 22,130 8,100 14,025
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 16.5 15.9 17.1 12.8 12.0 13.7
0 to 17 years (%) 18.9 18.9 19.0 17.8 17.8 17.9
0 to 5 years (%) 17.7 17.5 18.0 19.4 19.3 19.6
18 to 64 years (%) 15.8 15.2 16.4 10.6 9.9 11.3
65 years and over (%) 16.5 15.2 17.6 14.5 11.4 17.1
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 337,085 160,485 176,600 59,440 29,890 29,545
0 to 17 years 67,065 34,355 32,710 17,870 9,140 8,735
0 to 5 years 19,175 9,740 9,435 7,005 3,540 3,465
18 to 64 years 232,635 110,555 122,085 38,775 19,470 19,305
65 years and over 37,380 15,580 21,805 2,795 1,280 1,510
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 13.9 13.6 14.3 5.9 5.9 5.8
0 to 17 years (%) 15.2 15.1 15.3 7.8 7.8 7.8
0 to 5 years (%) 13.8 13.5 14.0 8.8 8.7 9.0
18 to 64 years (%) 14.4 14.1 14.8 6.1 6.2 6.1
65 years and over (%) 10.3 9.3 11.2 1.8 1.8 1.8

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Greater Vancouver, RD [Census division], British Columbia and Saskatchewan [Province] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released September 13, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 21, 2017).

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