Census Profile, 2016 Census
Columbia-Shuswap C, Regional district electoral area [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Columbia-Shuswap, Regional district [Census division], British Columbia

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Characteristic Columbia-Shuswap C, RDA
British Columbia
[Census subdivision]
Columbia-Shuswap, RD
British Columbia
[Census division]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 7,921  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 51,366  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 7,662  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 50,512  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 3.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1.7  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 5,010  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 29,798  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 3,592  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,454  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 15.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 506.34  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 28,929.19  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 7,920 3,955 3,965 51,370 25,370 25,995
0 to 14 years 870 440 430 7,045 3,570 3,470
0 to 4 years 270 130 140 2,275 1,150 1,120
5 to 9 years 290 150 140 2,395 1,250 1,145
10 to 14 years 315 160 155 2,370 1,165 1,210
15 to 64 years 4,440 2,140 2,295 31,780 15,705 16,070
15 to 19 years 295 155 145 2,395 1,225 1,170
20 to 24 years 200 95 110 2,140 1,125 1,015
25 to 29 years 235 110 120 2,450 1,200 1,245
30 to 34 years 305 150 155 2,815 1,430 1,390
35 to 39 years 315 165 150 2,915 1,485 1,425
40 to 44 years 305 170 135 2,650 1,350 1,295
45 to 49 years 355 160 200 2,950 1,410 1,535
50 to 54 years 650 280 365 4,005 1,930 2,075
55 to 59 years 815 395 420 4,820 2,300 2,525
60 to 64 years 960 460 500 4,650 2,260 2,390
65 years and over 2,610 1,375 1,240 12,550 6,095 6,455
65 to 69 years 1,000 490 510 4,245 2,130 2,115
70 to 74 years 780 410 370 3,110 1,530 1,585
75 to 79 years 470 275 200 2,220 1,125 1,100
80 to 84 years 235 135 100 1,565 765 800
85 years and over 125 65 60 1,405 550 860
85 to 89 years 100 55 45 920 395 525
90 to 94 years 25 10 10 370 120 250
95 to 99 years 5 5 0 105 30 70
100 years and over 0 0 0 15 0 10
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 11.0 11.1 10.8 13.7 14.1 13.3
15 to 64 years 56.1 54.1 57.9 61.9 61.9 61.8
65 years and over 33.0 34.8 31.3 24.4 24.0 24.8
85 years and over 1.6 1.6 1.5 2.7 2.2 3.3
Average age of the population 51.3 51.7 51.0 46.4 45.8 46.9
Median age of the population 57.9 58.4 57.2 50.5 49.7 51.3
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 3,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 3,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,880  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 155  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 75  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 590  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 30  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 875  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 15  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 920  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 25  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,680  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 10  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 100  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 365  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 3,590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 795  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,230  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 1,995  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 10,000  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 350  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,740  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 290  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,315  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 160  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 7,885  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 50,195  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.2  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.2  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Marital status
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by marital status - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 7,050 3,515 3,535 44,325 21,800 22,525
Married or living common law 5,240 2,615 2,630 28,260 14,125 14,135
Married 4,455 2,225 2,225 22,890 11,460 11,430
Living common law 790 385 405 5,370 2,665 2,705
Not married and not living common law 1,810 905 910 16,065 7,675 8,390
Never married 945 545 400 8,875 5,135 3,740
Separated 155 85 70 1,265 580 685
Divorced 375 180 195 3,060 1,315 1,745
Widowed 340 90 250 2,860 650 2,220
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 2,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,650  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 2,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 10,230  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 330  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,510  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 265  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,090  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 110  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 820  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 2,775  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,650  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 2,600  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 13,870  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 2,210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 11,180  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 395  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,685  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 170  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,785  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,365  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 40  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 420  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 2,600  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 13,870  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 1,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,110  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 635  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 275  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,010  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 255  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 110  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 780  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 170  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,785  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 105  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,115  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 55  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 10  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 1,095 550 545 9,395 4,690 4,710
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 3,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 2,660  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 1,910  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,825  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,235  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 55  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 290  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 875  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,105  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 800  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,230  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 875  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 7,925 3,950 3,970 50,925 25,225 25,705
English only 7,560 3,780 3,780 47,250 23,590 23,660
French only 0 0 0 15 5 5
English and French 355 165 190 3,550 1,570 1,980
Neither English nor French 5 5 0 115 55 55
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 7,925 3,950 3,970 50,925 25,220 25,700
English 7,815 3,900 3,915 49,865 24,695 25,170
French 85 45 40 895 450 445
English and French 15 5 10 55 25 35
Neither English nor French 10 5 5 105 55 50
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 90 45 45 930 465 465
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.1 1.1 1.1 1.8 1.8 1.8
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 7,920 3,950 3,970 50,925 25,220 25,705
Single responses 7,870 3,935 3,935 50,510 25,030 25,480
Official languages 7,305 3,640 3,665 46,805 23,255 23,555
English 7,200 3,585 3,615 45,820 22,750 23,075
French 105 55 50 985 505 485
Non-official languages 565 290 270 3,705 1,780 1,925
Aboriginal languages 0 0 5 45 20 20
Algonquian languages 0 0 5 10 0 10
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 5
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 5 0 10
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 5
Plains Cree 0 0 5 0 0 5
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 5 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 5 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 5 0 5
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 30 20 10
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 25 15 10
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 0 0 0 5 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 565 290 270 3,660 1,755 1,905
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 0 0 25 15 5
Berber languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0 5 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages 0 0 0 20 15 5
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 0 0 0 15 10 5
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 0 5
Maltese 0 0 0 5 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 0 0 0 10 5 5
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 10 5 10 200 70 130
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 5 0 0 10 5 10
Fijian 0 0 0 5 0 5
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malay 5 0 0 5 5 5
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 5
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 5 0 5 175 65 110
Waray-Waray 0 0 5 5 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 5 0 5
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Dravidian languages 5 0 0 20 15 5
Kannada 0 0 0 5 0 5
Malayalam 5 0 0 10 10 5
Tamil 0 5 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 5 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 510 275 240 2,950 1,455 1,495
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 70 30 40 485 225 260
Baltic languages 0 0 0 5 5 5
Latvian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Slavic languages 70 30 40 480 220 260
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 5 0
Croatian 5 0 0 25 10 15
Czech 15 0 10 100 45 55
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 15 5 10 95 45 45
Russian 10 5 10 75 30 45
Serbian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 5 5 0
Slovak 0 0 5 20 10 10
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0 15 5 10
Ukrainian 30 15 15 150 70 80
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Celtic languages 0 0 0 5 5 5
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 5 5 5
Welsh 0 0 0 5 0 5
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 405 225 180 1,845 925 920
Afrikaans 0 0 0 40 20 15
Danish 10 5 5 55 25 25
Dutch 65 40 30 345 160 180
Frisian 0 0 0 5 5 5
German 320 180 145 1,340 685 660
Icelandic 0 0 0 5 0 0
Norwegian 0 5 0 20 15 10
Swedish 5 0 0 30 10 20
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 5 5 0
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 0 5 0 10 5 5
Indo-Iranian languages 5 5 0 220 115 110
Indo-Aryan languages 5 5 0 210 105 105
Bengali 0 0 0 5 0 5
Gujarati 0 0 0 5 0 5
Hindi 5 0 0 20 15 5
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0 5 5 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 0 0 0 160 75 90
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 0 0 0 20 15 10
Iranian languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Kurdish 0 0 0 5 5 5
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 0 0 5 5 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 30 15 15 380 185 195
Catalan 0 0 0 5 0 0
Italian 15 5 5 235 120 115
Portuguese 5 5 5 45 15 30
Romanian 5 0 0 10 0 5
Spanish 15 5 5 90 40 50
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 0
Japanese 0 0 0 65 20 40
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 5 5 0 80 40 40
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 5 5 0 5
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 5 5 0 5
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 0
Sign languages 0 0 0 20 5 10
American Sign Language 0 0 5 5 0 5
Quebec Sign Language 5 0 0 5 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 15 5 10
Sino-Tibetan languages 5 0 5 130 60 70
Chinese languages 5 0 0 130 60 70
Cantonese 0 0 5 60 30 30
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 5 0 0 35 15 20
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 5 0 0 35 15 20
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 5 5 0 10 5 10
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0 5 5 5
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0 5 0 0
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Uralic languages 15 10 5 140 55 85
Estonian 0 0 0 5 0 5
Finnish 5 5 0 70 25 45
Hungarian 10 5 5 70 35 40
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 5
Multiple responses 55 20 35 420 190 230
English and French 15 5 10 110 55 50
English and non-official language 30 10 20 285 120 160
French and non-official language 0 0 0 15 10 5
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 15 5 10
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 7,920 3,950 3,965 50,925 25,220 25,705
Single responses 7,830 3,910 3,920 50,305 24,940 25,360
Official languages 7,740 3,865 3,875 49,420 24,515 24,905
English 7,735 3,860 3,870 49,120 24,365 24,755
French 5 5 5 305 145 155
Non-official languages 90 45 45 885 425 455
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 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 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 5 0 5
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 0 0 0 5 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 90 45 45 875 425 450
Afro-Asiatic languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Berber languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 5 5 0
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 0 0 0 5 5 0
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 0 0 0 5 5 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 0 0 0 5 5 0
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 0 0 0 65 35 30
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0 0 0 65 35 30
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Kannada 5 0 0 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0 5 0 5
Tamil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 80 40 40 605 290 315
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 5 0 0 70 30 35
Baltic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latvian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavic languages 5 5 0 65 35 30
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Czech 0 0 0 25 15 15
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 0 0 0 15 5 5
Russian 0 0 0 15 10 10
Serbian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slovak 5 5 0 10 0 5
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Ukrainian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Welsh 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 75 40 35 310 145 165
Afrikaans 0 0 0 25 10 15
Danish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dutch 10 5 5 45 20 25
Frisian 0 0 0 0 0 0
German 65 30 30 245 110 130
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swedish 0 0 0 0 0 5
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages 0 0 0 140 70 70
Indo-Aryan languages 0 0 0 135 70 70
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 5 5 0
Hindi 0 0 0 15 10 5
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 0 0 0 100 50 55
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 0 0 0 20 10 10
Iranian languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Kurdish 0 0 0 5 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 5 0 0 85 35 45
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 0 0 0 45 15 25
Portuguese 0 0 0 10 5 5
Romanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish 0 0 0 30 15 10
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0 20 10 10
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 5 5 5 55 30 25
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages 0 0 0 15 15 5
American Sign Language 0 0 0 5 0 0
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 0 15 10 10
Sino-Tibetan languages 0 0 0 75 35 35
Chinese languages 0 0 0 75 40 40
Cantonese 0 0 0 30 15 15
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0 20 10 10
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 25 10 15
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uralic languages 0 0 5 25 5 15
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0 15 5 10
Hungarian 0 0 0 10 0 10
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 5
Multiple responses 90 45 50 620 280 340
English and French 5 5 5 55 25 30
English and non-official language 80 40 45 555 250 300
French and non-official language 0 0 0 5 0 5
English, French and non-official language 5 0 5 10 0 10
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 7,920 3,950 3,970 50,925 25,220 25,700
None 7,665 3,820 3,840 48,470 24,095 24,375
English 45 25 20 585 280 300
French 45 20 25 605 275 330
Non-official language 165 90 75 1,230 550 675
Aboriginal 0 0 0 85 35 45
Non-Aboriginal 165 90 75 1,150 520 630
English and French 0 0 0 10 5 5
English and non-official language 0 0 0 10 10 5
French and non-official language 0 0 0 20 10 15
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 7,015 3,500 3,520 43,165 21,320 21,850
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 6,860 3,440 3,415 42,235 20,975 21,260
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 30,685 40,238 22,929 31,558 41,254 24,774
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 6,870 3,445 3,420 42,275 21,000 21,280
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 27,733 35,755 21,817 28,609 36,199 23,373
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 6,210 3,200 3,005 38,445 19,530 18,915
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 24,716 33,808 17,688 27,425 37,062 20,314
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 5,260 2,515 2,745 30,790 14,025 16,765
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 10,749 12,475 9,152 8,392 9,428 7,716
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 4,205 2,215 1,995 29,780 15,490 14,280
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 21,094 28,768 16,160 26,408 35,968 20,266
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 81.7 84.8 76.2 84.4 87.6 79.1
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 24 49.2 51.7 45.1 62.3 65.9 56.6
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 25 18.3 15.2 23.8 15.6 12.4 20.9
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 26 7,020 3,500 3,525 43,165 21,320 21,850
Without total income 155 50 105 935 345 590
With total income 6,860 3,445 3,415 42,230 20,975 21,260
Percentage with total income 97.7 98.4 96.9 97.8 98.4 97.3
Under $10,000 (including loss) 955 325 630 5,520 2,075 3,450
$10,000 to $19,999 1,305 455 855 7,850 2,825 5,020
$20,000 to $29,999 1,105 460 640 6,860 2,780 4,085
$30,000 to $39,999 910 470 440 5,365 2,490 2,875
$40,000 to $49,999 710 420 290 4,295 2,275 2,025
$50,000 to $59,999 475 305 165 3,145 1,900 1,250
$60,000 to $69,999 375 255 125 2,565 1,705 855
$70,000 to $79,999 290 200 95 1,835 1,280 560
$80,000 to $89,999 180 120 55 1,315 890 425
$90,000 to $99,999 140 110 30 930 720 215
$100,000 and over 410 320 85 2,555 2,035 515
$100,000 to $149,999 275 220 60 1,880 1,500 380
$150,000 and over 135 105 25 675 535 135
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 7,020 3,495 3,525 43,165 21,320 21,845
Without after-tax income 150 50 100 890 320 570
With after-tax income 6,865 3,445 3,425 42,275 20,995 21,280
Percentage with after-tax income 97.8 98.6 97.2 97.9 98.5 97.4
Under $10,000 (including loss) 1,040 355 690 5,840 2,215 3,630
$10,000 to $19,999 1,395 520 875 8,340 3,115 5,230
$20,000 to $29,999 1,260 550 715 7,855 3,250 4,610
$30,000 to $39,999 990 535 455 6,130 2,995 3,135
$40,000 to $49,999 710 445 265 4,480 2,595 1,885
$50,000 to $59,999 490 325 165 3,305 2,180 1,125
$60,000 to $69,999 360 245 115 2,255 1,560 695
$70,000 to $79,999 195 155 40 1,485 1,060 425
$80,000 and over 430 330 100 2,580 2,030 550
$80,000 to $89,999 125 95 30 880 690 195
$90,000 to $99,999 85 70 20 585 470 115
$100,000 and over 220 170 45 1,115 875 245
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 28 7,015 3,495 3,525 43,165 21,315 21,850
Without employment income 2,810 1,280 1,530 13,390 5,825 7,565
With employment income 4,210 2,215 1,995 29,775 15,495 14,285
Percentage with employment income 60.0 63.4 56.6 69.0 72.7 65.4
Under $5,000 (including loss) 1,150 555 595 5,770 2,710 3,060
$5,000 to $9,999 365 155 200 2,515 1,050 1,470
$10,000 to $19,999 530 225 310 4,255 1,725 2,535
$20,000 to $29,999 475 185 285 3,545 1,425 2,120
$30,000 to $39,999 355 170 190 2,985 1,350 1,635
$40,000 to $49,999 310 180 130 2,405 1,235 1,170
$50,000 to $59,999 220 125 95 1,920 1,135 785
$60,000 to $69,999 195 135 65 1,600 1,110 490
$70,000 to $79,999 140 100 40 1,250 910 345
$80,000 and over 465 380 85 3,520 2,840 680
$80,000 to $89,999 120 85 35 995 700 300
$90,000 to $99,999 85 75 15 705 580 125
$100,000 and over 260 225 35 1,820 1,560 255
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 29 3,590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 63,360  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 64,009  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 56,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 56,754  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 795  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,230  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 32,128  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 30,714  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 29,525  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 27,991  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 2,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 16,225  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 72,499  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 78,759  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 64,683  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 69,290  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 30 3,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 55  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 280  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 55  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 290  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 995  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 145  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 980  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 195  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,120  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 190  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,110  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,035  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 180  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 980  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 360  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,945  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 340  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,775  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 255  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,665  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 225  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 230  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,240  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 880  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,880  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,295  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,460  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 to $199,999 185  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,310  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$200,000 and over 135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 810  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 3,590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 22,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 70  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 315  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 55  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 120  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,025  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 165  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 155  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 230  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 200  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,245  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 220  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,205  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 205  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,125  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 425  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,265  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 295  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 260  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,455  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 585  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 295  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,030  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 and over 160  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 2,745  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,555  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 71,889  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 77,937  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 64,218  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 68,654  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of economic families 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.7  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 1,885  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,705  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 67,516  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 71,533  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 60,501  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 63,246  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 650  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,815  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 97,152  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 104,204  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 83,264  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 90,324  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 4.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 145  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,645  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 40,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 46,240  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 37,632  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 42,816  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 985 500 480 8,490 4,250 4,240
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 30,592 36,250 26,944 29,526 34,967 26,112
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 27,776 31,488 25,771 26,902 30,829 24,542
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 7,890 3,935 3,960 50,195 24,880 25,315
In the bottom half of the distribution 4,370 2,140 2,230 27,195 12,985 14,215
In the bottom decile 705 345 360 5,070 2,380 2,690
In the second decile 995 460 530 5,765 2,605 3,165
In the third decile 870 415 450 5,675 2,680 2,995
In the fourth decile 845 420 425 5,415 2,650 2,765
In the fifth decile 965 495 465 5,275 2,675 2,605
In the top half of the distribution 3,515 1,790 1,725 22,995 11,895 11,100
In the sixth decile 860 425 435 5,310 2,685 2,620
In the seventh decile 790 395 390 5,200 2,640 2,565
In the eighth decile 735 375 360 4,695 2,460 2,230
In the ninth decile 595 320 275 4,345 2,275 2,065
In the top decile 540 275 260 3,455 1,830 1,625
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 7,890 3,935 3,955 49,570 24,555 25,010
0 to 17 years 1,040 525 520 8,370 4,240 4,130
0 to 5 years 320 160 165 2,690 1,390 1,300
18 to 64 years 4,235 2,040 2,200 29,555 14,545 15,015
65 years and over 2,610 1,370 1,235 11,645 5,775 5,870
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 1,180 570 610 7,350 3,365 3,990
0 to 17 years 230 115 120 1,520 775 745
0 to 5 years 80 35 50 520 280 240
18 to 64 years 665 310 360 4,115 1,875 2,240
65 years and over 285 150 135 1,715 715 1,005
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 15.0 14.5 15.4 14.8 13.7 16.0
0 to 17 years (%) 22.1 21.9 23.1 18.2 18.3 18.0
0 to 5 years (%) 25.0 21.9 30.3 19.3 20.1 18.5
18 to 64 years (%) 15.7 15.2 16.4 13.9 12.9 14.9
65 years and over (%) 10.9 10.9 10.9 14.7 12.4 17.1
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 410 205 205 2,800 1,360 1,435
0 to 17 years 60 30 35 505 255 255
0 to 5 years 15 10 10 160 90 75
18 to 64 years 310 155 155 2,080 1,000 1,075
65 years and over 45 25 15 215 100 110
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 5.2 5.2 5.2 5.6 5.5 5.7
0 to 17 years (%) 5.8 5.7 6.7 6.0 6.0 6.2
0 to 5 years (%) 4.7 6.3 6.1 5.9 6.5 5.8
18 to 64 years (%) 7.3 7.6 7.0 7.0 6.9 7.2
65 years and over (%) 1.7 1.8 1.2 1.8 1.7 1.9

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Columbia-Shuswap C, RDA [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Columbia-Shuswap, RD [Census division], British Columbia (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 23, 2017).

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