Census Profile, 2016 Census
Ottawa, City [Census subdivision], Ontario and Canada [Country]

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Characteristic Ottawa, CV
Ontario
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 934,243  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 883,391  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 5.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 395,985  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 373,756  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 334.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 2,790.30  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,965,588.85  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 934,245 453,875 480,365 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 155,680 79,185 76,490 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 48,870 24,800 24,070 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 53,715 27,365 26,350 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 53,095 27,020 26,075 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 634,425 310,390 324,035 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 57,190 28,990 28,200 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 68,645 34,575 34,070 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 63,695 31,675 32,025 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 61,670 30,105 31,565 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 59,575 28,330 31,250 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 62,710 29,880 32,830 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 65,960 31,980 33,980 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 73,210 36,005 37,210 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 66,765 32,370 34,395 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 54,990 26,475 28,510 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 144,140 64,300 79,840 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 48,130 22,870 25,265 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 33,875 15,790 18,085 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 24,600 11,135 13,465 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 17,950 7,765 10,185 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 19,580 6,740 12,840 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 11,720 4,480 7,245 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 5,995 1,845 4,145 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 1,640 385 1,255 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 225 30 200 8,230 1,340 6,890
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 16.7 17.4 15.9 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 67.9 68.4 67.5 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 15.4 14.2 16.6 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 2.1 1.5 2.7 2.2 1.6 2.8
Average age of the population 40.1 39.2 41.0 41.0 40.1 41.9
Median age of the population 40.1 39.0 41.0 41.2 40.2 42.2
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 373,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 158,235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 68,645  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 146,085  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 20,140  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 79,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 7,055  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 39,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 465  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 800  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 373,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 105,750  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 124,280  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 58,010  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 55,215  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 30,500  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 916,860  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Marital status
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by marital status - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 778,565 374,690 403,875 29,312,160 14,271,280 15,040,885
Married or living common law 437,500 218,705 218,795 16,893,720 8,452,135 8,441,585
Married 366,365 182,795 183,565 13,383,455 6,693,465 6,689,990
Living common law 71,130 35,910 35,225 3,510,265 1,758,670 1,751,590
Not married and not living common law 341,065 155,985 185,080 12,418,440 5,819,140 6,599,300
Never married 236,315 123,415 112,895 8,254,340 4,444,425 3,809,915
Separated 21,015 8,500 12,520 718,295 309,905 408,400
Divorced 46,000 16,540 29,460 1,816,005 725,535 1,090,470
Widowed 37,730 7,535 30,200 1,629,800 339,280 1,290,525
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 254,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 123,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,007,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 54,635  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,107,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 53,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,909,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 22,885  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 815,170  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 11 254,765  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 213,535  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 177,990  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,474,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 35,545  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,753,920  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 41,230  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 32,860  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,262,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 8,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 350,465  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 213,535  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 99,685  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,024,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 113,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,203,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 42,565  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,650,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 49,890  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,783,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 21,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 770,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 41,235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 24,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 983,485  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 12,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 457,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 4,995  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 171,655  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 168,745 78,365 90,380 6,107,260 2,941,395 3,165,865
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 373,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 243,070  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,218,225  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 94,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,782,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 148,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,436,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 5,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 301,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 124,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,552,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 105,750  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 19,185  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 582,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Ottawa, CV [Census subdivision], Ontario and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released August 2, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed August 19, 2017).

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