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Population speaking Tagalog most often at home shows strongest growth between 2006 and 2011

The population that reported speaking the Philippine-based language Tagalog most often at home increased the most (+64%) between 2006 and 2011. Thus, in 2011, nearly 279,000 persons reported speaking this language most often, compared to 170,000 five years earlier.

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One in 10 children live in stepfamilies

In total, 557,950 children aged 14 and under lived in stepfamilies in 2011, or 10.0% of children in private households. Among these children, most were stepchildrenNote 16 themselves (63.1%). The remainder were children of both parents in a couple but also lived with stepsiblings.

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Proportion of seniors below the national average in most census metropolitan areas located in Western provinces

In 2011, all CMAs located west of Ontario had a proportion of people aged 65 and over below the national average of 14.8%, except for Kelowna (19.2%) and Victoria (18.4%)Note 6 in British Columbia.

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East St. Paul, Manitoba

2011 Census Profile (selected characteristics) - East St. Paul, Manitoba
Place type Rural municipality
Population in 2011 9,046
Population in 2006 8,733
Percent change, 2006 to 2011 +3.6
Median age 43.7
Percent aged 15 and over 82.6
Population density (sq. km) 214.9
Land area (sq. km) 42.10
Number of private households 3,055
Avg. number of persons in private households 3.0

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