Census Profile, 2016 Census
Calgary, City [Census subdivision], Alberta and Canada [Country]

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The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Calgary, CY
Alberta
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 1,239,220  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 1,096,833  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 13.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 489,650  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 466,725  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 1,501.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 825.56  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 1,239,220 618,245 620,975 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 226,980 116,520 110,460 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 77,985 40,055 37,930 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 79,365 40,865 38,500 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 69,630 35,600 34,030 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 873,835 438,600 435,235 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 69,730 35,750 33,985 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 78,640 39,855 38,785 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 100,140 49,745 50,390 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 109,445 54,705 54,740 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 100,400 49,855 50,540 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 93,405 46,790 46,615 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 87,810 44,415 43,400 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 86,890 43,590 43,295 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 82,265 41,220 41,045 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 65,120 32,675 32,440 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 138,405 63,120 75,285 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 48,920 23,915 25,005 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 31,590 15,040 16,550 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 22,715 10,220 12,495 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 17,315 7,495 9,820 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 17,860 6,455 11,410 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 11,435 4,505 6,930 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 4,925 1,595 3,335 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 1,335 335 1,000 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 160 15 145 8,230 1,340 6,890
Average age of the population 37.6 37.0 38.2 41.0 40.1 41.9
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 18.3 18.8 17.8 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 70.5 70.9 70.1 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 11.2 10.2 12.1 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 1.4 1.0 1.8 2.2 1.6 2.8
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 466,725  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 262,950  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 32,885  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 168,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 29,270  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 44,675  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 21,865  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 72,850  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 200  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 2,030  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 466,725  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 114,185  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 150,820  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 78,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 75,330  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 47,890  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 1,222,325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Calgary, CY [Census subdivision], Alberta and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released May 3, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed June 24, 2017).

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