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

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Characteristic Mississauga, CY
Ontario
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 721,599  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 713,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 1.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 248,469  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 240,913  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 2,467.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 292.43  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 4 721,600 351,930 369,670 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 120,925 61,900 59,030 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 35,460 17,880 17,585 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 41,485 21,220 20,270 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 43,980 22,805 21,180 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 498,890 243,785 255,105 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 49,205 25,670 23,535 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 53,645 27,795 25,850 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 47,170 23,710 23,460 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 44,695 21,520 23,175 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 45,050 20,660 24,390 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 48,505 22,445 26,060 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 54,770 25,905 28,865 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 59,925 29,200 30,720 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 53,435 26,160 27,275 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 42,485 20,715 21,770 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 101,780 46,245 55,535 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 34,385 16,430 17,955 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 24,400 11,425 12,970 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 18,130 8,360 9,765 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 12,775 5,600 7,175 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 12,100 4,435 7,665 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 7,780 3,130 4,650 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 3,395 1,080 2,315 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 805 195 610 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 120 30 90 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 16.8 17.6 16.0 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 69.1 69.3 69.0 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 14.1 13.1 15.0 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 1.7 1.3 2.1 2.2 1.6 2.8
Average age of the population 39.6 38.8 40.5 41.0 40.1 41.9
Median age of the population 40.0 38.7 41.1 41.2 40.2 42.2
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 240,910  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 90,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 63,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 86,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 26,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 34,115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 8,120  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 17,630  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 330  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 240,910  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 44,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 63,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 46,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 49,335  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 36,320  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 715,475  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 3.0  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 9 600,670 290,030 310,645 29,312,160 14,271,280 15,040,885
Married or living common law 345,335 172,300 173,035 16,893,720 8,452,135 8,441,585
Married 319,385 159,320 160,060 13,383,455 6,693,465 6,689,990
Living common law 25,950 12,975 12,970 3,510,265 1,758,670 1,751,590
Not married and not living common law 255,335 117,735 137,605 12,418,440 5,819,140 6,599,300
Never married 181,745 96,235 85,510 8,254,340 4,444,425 3,809,915
Separated 14,875 5,810 9,060 718,295 309,905 408,400
Divorced 29,690 10,370 19,320 1,816,005 725,535 1,090,470
Widowed 29,030 5,320 23,710 1,629,800 339,280 1,290,525
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 202,205  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 77,690  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,007,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 50,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,107,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 51,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,909,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 22,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 815,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 3.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 202,205  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 167,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 154,435  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,474,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 12,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,753,920  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 34,810  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 28,760  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,262,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 6,045  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 350,465  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 167,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 57,205  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,024,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 110,190  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,203,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 40,450  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,650,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 48,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,783,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 21,100  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 770,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 34,810  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 20,485  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 983,485  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 10,330  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 457,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 3,990  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 83,770 37,040 46,730 6,107,260 2,941,395 3,165,865
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 240,915  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 176,385  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,218,225  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 47,355  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,782,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 129,025  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,436,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 12,430  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 301,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 52,100  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,552,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 44,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 7,140  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. Mississauga, CY [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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