NHS Profile, Saint-Eustache, V, Quebec, 2011

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Characteristic Saint-Eustache, V
Quebec
(Census subdivision)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 43,545 21,290 22,255
Canadian citizens 43,135 21,120 22,020
Canadian citizens aged under 18 9,060 4,765 4,295
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 34,075 16,350 17,725
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 410 175 230
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 43,545 21,290 22,250
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 41,380 20,190 21,190
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 2,115 1,085 1,030
Before 1971 300 190 110
1971 to 1980 365 170 190
1981 to 1990 370 215 155
1991 to 2000 465 235 230
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 615 275 340
2001 to 2005 410 190 225
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 200 85 115
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 50 20 30
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 2,115 1,085 1,030
Under 5 years 310 165 145
5 to 14 years 360 185 180
15 to 24 years 485 265 225
25 to 44 years 880 440 440
45 years and over 75 30 40
Immigrant status and selected places of birth
Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 9 43,545 21,295 22,250
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 41,375 20,190 21,190
Born in province of residence 40,285 19,680 20,605
Born outside province of residence 1,095 510 580
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 2,115 1,080 1,035
Americas 515 240 275
United States 70 25 45
Jamaica 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Haiti 110 55 60
Mexico 60 30 25
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0
Colombia 30 0 20
El Salvador 40 25 0
Peru 20 0 0
Chile 15 10 0
Other places of birth in Americas 165 70 95
Europe 810 440 375
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 25 15 15
Italy 65 50 0
Germany 65 35 30
Poland 20 15 0
Portugal 45 35 0
Netherlands 0 0 0
France 245 125 120
Romania 85 40 50
Russian Federation 75 40 40
Greece 20 0 0
Ukraine 25 0 0
Croatia 0 0 0
Hungary 0 0 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 0 0
Serbia 0 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 120 65 55
Africa 310 170 140
Morocco 85 35 50
Algeria 95 55 40
Egypt 30 15 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Kenya 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 95 60 35
Asia 480 235 245
India 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 30 0 35
Philippines 20 0 15
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 50 25 25
Pakistan 20 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 0 0 0
Lebanon 145 95 50
Taiwan 15 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Afghanistan 15 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 140 75 65
Oceania and otherNational Household Survey data footnote 17 0 0 0
Fiji 0 0 0
Other places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 18 0 0 0
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 19 50 20 30
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 205 85 120
Americas 50 20 35
United States 0 0 0
Mexico 0 0 0
Cuba 0 0 0
Haiti 30 0 20
Jamaica 0 0 0
Brazil 0 0 0
Colombia 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 0 0 0
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 0 0 0
Europe 30 15 15
France 0 0 0
Germany 0 0 0
Poland 0 0 0
Romania 10 0 0
MoldovaNational Household Survey data footnote 22 0 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 0 0 0
Africa 80 35 45
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 30 0 15
Egypt 0 0 0
Morocco 30 0 25
Tunisia 0 0 0
Cameroon 0 0 0
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 15 0 0
Asia 40 15 25
Philippines 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 0 0 0
India 0 0 0
Pakistan 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
South KoreaNational Household Survey data footnote 16 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Lebanon 20 15 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0
Nepal 0 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 0 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0
SyriaNational Household Survey data footnote 23 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 0 0 0
Oceania and otherNational Household Survey data footnote 17 0 0 0
Generation status
Total population in private households by generation statusNational Household Survey data footnote 24 43,545 21,290 22,255
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 2,200 1,110 1,090
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 2,505 1,285 1,215
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 38,840 18,895 19,950
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 43,545 21,295 22,250
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 1,770 865 905
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 50 25 30
Chinese 75 15 55
Black 410 210 210
Filipino 30 0 25
Latin American 400 190 210
Arab 455 255 195
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 270 130 140
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 45 20 20
Korean 10 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 0 0 0
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 35 0 30
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 41,775 20,430 21,345
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 43,545 21,290 22,255
North American Aboriginal origins 1,400 620 780
First Nations (North American Indian) 1,240 565 675
Inuit 30 0 20
Métis 160 65 95
Other North American origins 31,445 15,360 16,085
Acadian 140 60 75
American 215 115 105
Canadian 30,740 14,980 15,760
New Brunswicker 0 0 0
Newfoundlander 15 0 0
Nova Scotian 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0
Québécois 705 350 350
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 0 0 0
European origins 21,235 10,390 10,840
British Isles origins 3,680 1,735 1,945
Channel Islander 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 965 510 460
Irish 2,295 1,055 1,245
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 800 355 445
Welsh 30 0 15
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 120 65 50
French origins 16,495 7,970 8,530
Alsatian 10 0 15
Breton 95 60 35
French 16,420 7,920 8,495
Western European origins (except French origins) 1,345 630 710
Austrian 60 30 30
Belgian 395 210 185
Dutch 85 55 30
Flemish 0 0 0
Frisian 0 0 0
German 715 270 445
Luxembourger 0 0 0
Swiss 110 75 35
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 95 65 30
Danish 30 20 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 35 15 15
Swedish 25 15 0
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 0 0 0
Eastern European origins 680 385 295
Bulgarian 0 0 0
Byelorussian 25 0 0
Czech 10 10 0
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Hungarian 50 25 25
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Moldovan 0 0 0
Polish 160 85 75
Romanian 135 75 60
Russian 155 80 75
Slovak 0 0 0
Ukrainian 135 90 45
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 2,030 1,095 930
Albanian 10 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Croatian 0 0 0
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 185 100 85
Italian 1,275 710 565
Kosovar 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 265 145 120
Serbian 20 0 0
Sicilian 35 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Spanish 290 140 150
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 75 25 45
Basque 0 0 0
Jewish 60 15 40
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 0 0 0
Caribbean origins 315 155 160
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 0 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 0 0 0
Dominican 60 0 45
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 215 120 90
Jamaican 0 0 0
Kittitian/Nevisian 0 0 0
Martinican 0 0 0
Montserratan 0 0 0
Puerto Rican 0 0 0
St. Lucian 0 0 0
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 0 0 0
Vincentian/Grenadinian 0 0 0
West Indian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 43 15 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins 580 275 300
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 20 0 0
Argentinian 0 0 0
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 0 0 0
Brazilian 15 0 0
Chilean 105 50 60
Colombian 40 10 30
Costa Rican 0 0 0
Ecuadorian 0 0 0
Guatemalan 95 40 55
Guyanese 0 0 0
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 15 0 10
Maya 0 0 0
Mexican 115 65 45
Nicaraguan 15 0 0
Panamanian 15 0 0
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 30 25 0
Salvadorean 65 25 40
Uruguayan 0 0 0
Venezuelan 20 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 15 0 0
African origins 515 260 260
Central and West African origins 90 50 35
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 0 0 0
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 0 0 0
Burkinabe 0 0 0
Cameroonian 0 0 0
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 0 0 0
Gabonese 0 0 0
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 0 0 0
Guinean 20 0 0
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 50 20 25
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 0 0 0
Nigerian 0 0 0
Peulh 0 0 0
Senegalese 0 0 0
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 25 20 0
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 0 0 0
North African origins 390 195 195
Algerian 90 55 40
Berber 70 45 25
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 65 30 35
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 0 0 0
Moroccan 120 55 70
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 60 25 40
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins 10 0 0
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 0 0 0
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0
Mauritian 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 0 0 0
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
South African 0 0 0
Tanzanian 0 0 0
Tigrian 0 0 0
Ugandan 0 0 0
Zambian 0 0 0
Zimbabwean 0 0 0
Zulu 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 47 0 0 0
Other African origins 30 15 20
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 0 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 30 10 20
Asian origins 965 465 505
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 500 285 215
Afghan 30 15 15
Arab, n.o.s. 45 25 15
Armenian 75 40 35
Assyrian 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Iranian 20 0 0
Iraqi 0 0 0
Israeli 0 0 0
Jordanian 0 0 0
Kazakh 0 0 0
Kurd 0 0 0
Kuwaiti 0 0 0
Lebanese 300 170 130
Palestinian 0 0 0
Pashtun 0 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 35 30 0
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 30 0 0
Uighur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Yemeni 0 0 0
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 50 0 0 0
South Asian origins 60 25 40
Bangladeshi 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 30 0 20
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Pakistani 35 15 20
Punjabi 0 0 0
Sinhalese 0 0 0
Sri Lankan 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0
South Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 51 0 0 0
East and Southeast Asian origins 405 160 250
Burmese 0 0 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 70 40 30
Chinese 120 30 90
Filipino 25 0 25
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0
Korean 10 0 0
Laotian 145 65 80
Malaysian 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 15 0 0
Thai 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0
Vietnamese 75 30 50
East and Southeast Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 52 0 0 0
Other Asian origins 0 0 0
Other Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 53 0 0 0
Oceania origins 0 0 0
Australian 0 0 0
New Zealander 0 0 0
Pacific Islands origins 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0
Hawaiian 0 0 0
Maori 0 0 0
Polynesian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Samoan 0 0 0
Pacific Islands origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 54 0 0 0
Religion
Total population in private households by religionNational Household Survey data footnote 55 43,545 21,295 22,255
Buddhist 260 120 135
Christian 37,800 18,185 19,610
Anglican 145 80 60
Baptist 105 50 60
Catholic 36,105 17,340 18,765
Christian Orthodox 355 195 160
Lutheran 0 0 0
Pentecostal 180 80 95
Presbyterian 0 0 0
United Church 70 20 50
Other Christian 825 415 410
Hindu 0 0 0
Jewish 40 20 0
Muslim 410 180 230
Sikh 0 0 0
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 50 20 25
No religious affiliation 4,990 2,760 2,230
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 43,545 21,295 22,255
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 365 165 195
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 205 95 115
Métis single identity 125 60 70
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 0 0 0
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal identity 43,180 21,125 22,055
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 43,545 21,290 22,250
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 115 70 45
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 43,430 21,225 22,205
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 43,545 21,295 22,255
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 1,400 625 775
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 1,240 565 675
Métis ancestry 160 65 90
Inuit ancestry 30 0 20
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 42,145 20,670 21,480
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 3,685 1,790 1,900
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 65 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 66 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 3,680 1,785 1,895
Italian 345 195 145
Portuguese 95 55 40
Romanian 100 50 50
Spanish 1,550 675 875
Dutch 15 0 0
Flemish 0 0 0
German 130 50 75
Yiddish 0 0 0
Danish 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 0 0 0
Afrikaans 0 0 0
Gaelic languages 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0
Croatian 0 0 0
Czech 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 55 40 15
Russian 140 90 55
Serbian 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
Slovak 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Ukrainian 40 0 0
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Greek 120 65 55
Armenian 25 20 0
Albanian 0 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Hungarian 0 0 0
Turkish 35 0 0
Berber languages (Kabyle) 35 0 25
Oromo 20 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 585 305 280
Hebrew 15 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Hindi 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Sindhi 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 35 20 20
Nepali 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 40 20 20
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 55 20 35
Lao 135 60 75
Thai 0 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 60 35 30
Vietnamese 80 35 45
Bisayan languages 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino) 20 0 15
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 15 15 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creoles 135 80 65
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 95 50 45
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 43,090 21,010 22,080
Non-movers 38,840 18,915 19,920
Movers 4,255 2,095 2,155
Non-migrants 1,940 950 985
Migrants 2,315 1,145 1,170
Internal migrants 2,270 1,125 1,145
Intraprovincial migrants 2,255 1,110 1,145
Interprovincial migrants 0 0 0
External migrants 45 20 25
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 41,160 20,005 21,160
Non-movers 26,610 13,030 13,580
Movers 14,550 6,975 7,575
Non-migrants 6,285 2,965 3,320
Migrants 8,260 4,010 4,255
Internal migrants 8,055 3,920 4,135
Intraprovincial migrants 7,925 3,865 4,060
Interprovincial migrants 130 50 80
External migrants 210 90 115
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 36,240 17,485 18,760
No certificate, diploma or degree 8,910 4,555 4,360
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 8,965 4,075 4,890
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 18,365 8,860 9,510
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 6,415 3,690 2,725
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 6,380 2,735 3,650
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 1,585 735 850
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 3,985 1,705 2,285
Bachelor's degree 2,930 1,120 1,810
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 1,060 580 475
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 24,585 11,950 12,635
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,990 2,195 1,795
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 5,815 2,590 3,220
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 14,790 7,165 7,620
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 5,000 2,845 2,155
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 5,115 2,220 2,895
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 1,215 590 625
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 3,465 1,520 1,945
Bachelor's degree 2,580 1,030 1,550
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 885 490 400
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 36,240 17,485 18,755
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 17,875 8,625 9,255
Education 1,195 195 1,000
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 640 235 410
Humanities 910 320 585
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,340 420 925
Business, management and public administration 4,335 1,410 2,925
Physical and life sciences and technologies 420 240 180
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 840 500 340
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 4,415 4,105 305
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 300 145 155
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 2,230 390 1,840
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,740 905 835
Other fields of studyNational Household Survey data footnote 79 0 0 0
Total population aged 15 years and over by location of study compared with province or territory of residenceNational Household Survey data footnote 80 36,245 17,480 18,760
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 17,875 8,625 9,250
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 18,365 8,860 9,505
Location of study inside Canada 17,740 8,565 9,175
Same as province or territory of residence 17,445 8,440 9,005
Another province or territory 300 125 170
Location of study outside Canada 625 295 325
Language used most often at work
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 25,615 13,280 12,335
Single responses 24,175 12,485 11,690
English 1,245 625 615
French 22,910 11,845 11,065
Non-official languages 20 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Spanish 0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
German 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 82 0 0 0
Portuguese 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other languages 0 0 0
Multiple responses 1,440 795 645
English and French 1,375 760 615
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 25 0 20
English, French and non-official language 35 20 15
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 25,615 13,280 12,335
English 1,245 625 615
French 22,915 11,845 11,070
Non-official language 20 0 0
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 15 0 0
English and French 1,375 760 615
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 30 0 20
English, French and non-official language 30 15 15
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 36,240 17,485 18,760
In the labour force 24,390 12,725 11,670
Employed 23,065 11,995 11,070
Unemployed 1,320 725 595
Not in the labour force 11,855 4,765 7,095
Participation rate 67.3 72.8 62.2
Employment rate 63.6 68.6 59.0
Unemployment rate 5.4 5.7 5.1
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 24,390 12,720 11,670
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 485 235 255
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 23,905 12,490 11,415
Employee 21,585 11,060 10,525
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 2,320 1,430 895
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 24,390 12,720 11,665
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 485 230 250
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 23,905 12,490 11,420
0 Management occupations 2,535 1,605 935
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 4,155 1,275 2,880
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,565 1,225 340
3 Health occupations 1,455 205 1,245
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 2,215 665 1,550
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 485 180 305
6 Sales and service occupations 6,040 2,520 3,515
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,025 3,770 255
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 220 180 40
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,205 870 345
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 24,390 12,725 11,670
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 480 235 250
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 23,905 12,490 11,420
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 285 165 115
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 40 35 0
22 Utilities 205 135 65
23 Construction 1,895 1,655 245
31-33 Manufacturing 3,195 2,180 1,015
41 Wholesale trade 1,450 1,010 435
44-45 Retail trade 3,405 1,455 1,945
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 1,430 1,020 410
51 Information and cultural industries 550 305 245
52 Finance and insurance 820 250 570
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 330 205 125
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 1,460 820 640
55 Management of companies and enterprises 15 0 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 850 515 335
61 Educational services 1,290 365 925
62 Health care and social assistance 2,490 410 2,075
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 510 265 235
72 Accommodation and food services 1,320 520 800
81 Other services (except public administration) 1,010 490 520
91 Public administration 1,365 690 680
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 24,390 12,720 11,665
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 1,115 535 580
Worked in 2010 23,275 12,185 11,090
1 to 13 weeks 945 420 530
14 to 26 weeks 1,455 695 760
27 to 39 weeks 1,355 675 680
40 to 48 weeks 4,295 2,265 2,030
49 to 52 weeks 15,230 8,130 7,100
Average weeks worked in 2010 45.7 46.2 45.1
Full-time or part-time weeks worked
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by full-time or part-time weeks worked in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 93 24,390 12,725 11,665
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 1,110 535 580
Worked in 2010 23,275 12,185 11,090
Worked full-time in 2010 19,045 10,885 8,165
Worked part-time in 2010 4,230 1,300 2,925
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 23,070 11,995 11,070
Worked at home 1,285 655 635
Worked outside Canada 20 20 0
No fixed workplace address 2,095 1,595 500
Worked at usual place 19,670 9,730 9,940
Mode of transportation
Total employed population aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address by mode of transportationNational Household Survey data footnote 95 21,765 11,330 10,440
Car, truck or van - as a driver 18,260 9,775 8,490
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 825 340 485
Public transit 1,505 695 810
Walked 820 325 495
Bicycle 170 105 55
Other methods 185 80 105
Median commuting duration
Total employed population aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address by median commuting durationNational Household Survey data footnote 96 21,765 11,325 10,440
Median commuting duration 25.1 26.0 20.5
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 21,765 11,325 10,440
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 8,035 5,355 2,680
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 9,580 3,785 5,790
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 4,155 2,185 1,965
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 18,010 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 17,250 ... ...
Major repairs needed 755 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 18,005 ... ...
1960 or before 1,940 ... ...
1961 to 1980 7,050 ... ...
1981 to 1990 3,710 ... ...
1991 to 2000 2,490 ... ...
2001 to 2005 1,460 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 1,360 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 18,005 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 5,550 ... ...
5 rooms 2,545 ... ...
6 rooms 2,255 ... ...
7 rooms 2,490 ... ...
8 or more rooms 5,175 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.1 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 18,010 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 1,860 ... ...
2 bedrooms 5,890 ... ...
3 bedrooms 6,455 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 3,800 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 18,005 ... ...
Owner 12,645 ... ...
Renter 5,360 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 18,005 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 1,875 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 16,130 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 18,005 ... ...
1 household maintainer 10,830 ... ...
2 household maintainers 6,965 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 215 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 18,005 ... ...
Under 25 years 490 ... ...
25 to 34 years 2,360 ... ...
35 to 44 years 3,255 ... ...
45 to 54 years 4,465 ... ...
55 to 64 years 3,640 ... ...
65 to 74 years 2,245 ... ...
75 years and over 1,555 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 18,010 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 17,950 ... ...
More than one person per room 60 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 18,005 ... ...
Suitable 17,470 ... ...
Not suitable 540 ... ...
Shelter costs
Total number of owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratioNational Household Survey data footnote 109 17,905 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 14,050 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 3,860 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 3,300 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 12,555 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 65.4 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 12.4 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 962 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 959 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 225,002 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 239,043 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 5,350 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 10.6 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 43.0 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 679 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 719 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 36,245 17,485 18,755
Without income 1,735 730 1,000
With income 34,510 16,755 17,760
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 2,640 1,040 1,600
$5,000 to $9,999 2,395 755 1,645
$10,000 to $14,999 3,430 1,210 2,220
$15,000 to $19,999 3,295 1,220 2,075
$20,000 to $29,999 4,995 2,195 2,800
$30,000 to $39,999 4,945 2,320 2,625
$40,000 to $49,999 4,090 2,125 1,970
$50,000 to $59,999 2,950 1,710 1,245
$60,000 to $79,999 3,505 2,380 1,130
$80,000 to $99,999 1,145 905 240
$100,000 and over 1,110 900 210
$100,000 to $124,999 540 460 85
$125,000 and over 570 440 125
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 31,103 38,237 24,369
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 36,796 44,523 29,508
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 36,240 17,485 18,755
Without after-tax income 1,725 725 995
With after-tax income 34,520 16,755 17,760
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 2,760 1,055 1,705
$5,000 to $9,999 2,480 765 1,710
$10,000 to $14,999 3,525 1,260 2,270
$15,000 to $19,999 3,620 1,385 2,240
$20,000 to $29,999 6,190 2,745 3,445
$30,000 to $39,999 6,110 3,115 2,995
$40,000 to $49,999 4,420 2,590 1,835
$50,000 to $59,999 2,805 1,855 955
$60,000 to $79,999 1,720 1,275 445
$80,000 to $99,999 445 375 70
$100,000 and over 445 340 105
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 27,852 33,454 22,280
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 30,735 36,263 25,520
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 86.0 90.6 79.6
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 75.1 79.1 69.5
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 71.6 74.6 67.2
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 3.6 4.5 2.3
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 2.7 2.5 2.9
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 6.8 7.9 5.3
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.4 1.1 1.9
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 14.0 9.5 20.4
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 3.7 3.1 4.6
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 3.4 2.3 5.1
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 2.3 1.9 2.9
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 2.2 0.2 4.9
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 2.4 2.0 2.9
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 16.5 18.5 13.5
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 83.5 81.4 86.5
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 1.1 1.0 1.1
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 13,000 7,450 5,540
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 44,268 50,457 38,142
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 49,993 56,427 41,338
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 12,725 ... ...
Median family income ($) 75,126 ... ...
Average family income ($) 83,868 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 64,552 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 69,889 ... ...
Average family size 2.9 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 4,665 ... ...
Median family income ($) 64,603 ... ...
Average family income ($) 72,344 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 55,332 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 60,203 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 5,560 ... ...
Median family income ($) 96,290 ... ...
Average family income ($) 104,871 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 81,529 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 86,601 ... ...
Average family size 3.9 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 2,110 ... ...
Median family income ($) 52,522 ... ...
Average family income ($) 55,782 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 46,479 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 48,304 ... ...
Average family size 2.5 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 6,020 2,695 3,325
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 27,703 35,005 22,878
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 33,620 38,506 29,654
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 25,116 29,790 21,740
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 28,462 31,861 25,703
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 43,545 21,295 22,255
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 22,195 10,340 11,855
In bottom decile 3,105 1,310 1,790
In second decile 3,840 1,560 2,280
In third decile 4,510 2,115 2,395
In fourth decile 5,510 2,680 2,825
In fifth decile 5,235 2,675 2,560
In top half of the Canadian distribution 21,350 10,950 10,395
In sixth decile 5,810 2,905 2,905
In seventh decile 5,570 2,845 2,730
In eighth decile 4,815 2,425 2,390
In ninth decile 3,090 1,680 1,405
In top decile 2,070 1,095 975
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 18,005 ... ...
Under $5,000 310 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 320 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 555 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,000 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 1,655 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 1,690 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 1,795 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 1,520 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 2,985 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 2,300 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 1,880 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 870 ... ...
$150,000 and over 1,140 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 18,005 ... ...
Under $5,000 315 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 335 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 555 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,050 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 1,910 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 2,105 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 2,075 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 2,190 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 3,165 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 2,140 ... ...
$100,000 and over 2,175 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 1,210 ... ...
$125,000 and over 965 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 18,005 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 60,992 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 70,524 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 52,696 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 58,918 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 4,865 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 29,484 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 35,525 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 26,318 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 29,906 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 13,140 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 74,915 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 83,480 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 64,318 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 69,658 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 43,545 21,290 22,250
Less than 18 years 9,135 4,815 4,325
Less than 6 years 2,860 1,500 1,360
18 to 64 years 28,605 13,990 14,615
65 years and over 5,810 2,490 3,315
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 5,245 2,105 3,145
Less than 18 years 1,090 555 535
Less than 6 years 315 150 160
18 to 64 years 3,170 1,310 1,855
65 years and over 990 240 745
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 12.0 9.9 14.1
Less than 18 years (%) 11.9 11.5 12.4
Less than 6 years (%) 11.0 10.0 11.8
18 to 64 years (%) 11.1 9.4 12.7
65 years and over (%) 17.0 9.6 22.5

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National Household Survey data: Footnotes

Footnote 1

Citizenship refers to the legal citizenship status of a person. Citizenship can be by birth or naturalization. A person may have more than one citizenship. A person may be stateless, that is, they may have no citizenship.

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Footnote 2

Includes persons who are stateless.

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Footnote 3

Period of immigration refers to the period in which the immigrant first obtained his or her landed immigrant/permanent resident status. A landed immigrant/permanent resident refers to a person who has been granted the right to live permanently in Canada by immigration authorities.

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Footnote 4

Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.

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Footnote 5

Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

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Footnote 6

Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

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Footnote 7

Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.

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Footnote 8

Age at immigration refers to the age at which an immigrant first obtained landed immigrant/permanent resident status. Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live permanently in Canada by immigration authorities.

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Footnote 9

The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by immigrants at the Canada level.

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Footnote 10

Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.

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Footnote 11

Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

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Footnote 12

The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).

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Footnote 13

China excludes Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region.

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Footnote 14

The official name of Viet Nam is Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.

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The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Footnote 16

The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.

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Footnote 17

The category 'Oceania and other' includes places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'

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Footnote 18

The category 'Other places of birth' includes other places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'

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Footnote 19

Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.

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Footnote 20

Recent immigrants are immigrants who landed in Canada between January 1, 2006 and May 10, 2011. Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by recent immigrants at the Canada level.

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Footnote 21

The official name of Venezuela is Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

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Footnote 22

The official name of Moldova is Republic of Moldova.

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Footnote 23

The official name of Syria is Syrian Arab Republic.

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Footnote 24

Generation status refers to whether or not the person or the person's parents were born in Canada. It identifies persons as being first generation, second generation or third generation or more.

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Footnote 25

'First generation' includes persons who were born outside Canada. For the most part, these are people who are now, or have ever been, immigrants to Canada.

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Footnote 26

'Second generation' includes persons who were born in Canada and had at least one parent born outside Canada. For the most part, these are the children of immigrants.

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Footnote 27

'Third generation or more' includes persons who were born in Canada with both parents born in Canada.

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Footnote 28

The Employment Equity Act defines visible minorities as 'persons, other than Aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour.'

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Footnote 29

For example, 'East Indian,' 'Pakistani,' 'Sri Lankan,' etc.

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Footnote 30

For example, 'Vietnamese,' 'Cambodian,' 'Malaysian,' 'Laotian,' etc.

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Footnote 31

For example, 'Iranian,' 'Afghan,' etc.

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Footnote 32

The abbreviation 'n.i.e.' means 'not included elsewhere.' Includes respondents who reported a write-in response such as 'Guyanese,' 'West Indian,' 'Tibetan,' 'Polynesian,' 'Pacific Islander,' etc.

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Footnote 33

Includes respondents who reported more than one visible minority group by checking two or more mark-in circles, e.g., 'Black' and 'South Asian.'

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Footnote 34

Includes respondents who reported 'Yes' to the Aboriginal identity question (Question 18) as well as respondents who were not considered to be members of a visible minority group.

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Footnote 35

This is a total population estimate.  The sum of the ethnic groups in this table is greater than the total population estimate because a person may report more than one ethnic origin in the NHS.

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Footnote 36

Includes general responses indicating North American origins (e.g., 'North American') as well as more specific responses indicating North American origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Maritimer,' 'Manitoban').

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Footnote 37

Includes general responses indicating British Isles origins (e.g., 'British,' 'United Kingdom') as well as more specific responses indicating British Isles origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Celtic').

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Footnote 38

Includes general responses indicating Western European origins (e.g., 'Western European') as well as more specific responses indicating Western European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Liechtensteiner').

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Footnote 39

Includes general responses indicating Northern European origins (e.g., 'Northern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Northern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Faroese,' 'Scandinavian').

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Footnote 40

Includes general responses indicating Eastern European origins (e.g., 'Eastern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Eastern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Baltic').

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Footnote 41

Includes general responses indicating Southern European origins (e.g., 'Southern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Southern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Gibraltarian').

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Footnote 42

Includes general responses indicating Other European origins (e.g., 'European') as well as more specific responses indicating European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Central European').

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Footnote 43

Includes general responses indicating Caribbean origins (e.g., 'Caribbean') as well as more specific responses indicating Caribbean origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Guadelupian,' 'Aruban').

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Footnote 44

Includes general responses indicating Latin, Central or South American origins (e.g., 'South American') as well as more specific responses indicating Latin, Central or South American origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Surinamese').

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Footnote 45

Includes general responses indicating Central or West African origins (e.g., 'West African') as well as more specific responses indicating Central or West African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Ewe,' 'Wolof').

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Footnote 46

Includes general responses indicating North African origins (e.g., 'North African') as well as more specific responses indicating North African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Maghreb').

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Footnote 47

Includes general responses indicating Southern or East African origins (e.g., 'East African') as well as more specific responses indicating Southern or East African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Hutu,' 'Shona').

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Footnote 48

Some respondents may choose to provide very specific ethnic origins in the National Household Survey (NHS), while other respondents may choose to give more general responses. This means that two respondents with the same ethnic ancestry could have different response patterns and thus could be counted as having different ethnic origins. For example, one respondent may report 'East Indian' ethnic origin while another respondent, with a similar ancestral background, may report 'Punjabi' or 'South Asian' origins; one respondent may report 'Black' while another, similar respondent, may report 'Ghanaian' or 'African.' As a result, ethnic origin data are very fluid, and counts for certain origins, such as 'East Indian' and 'Black,' may seem lower than initially expected. Users who wish to obtain broader response counts may wish to combine data for one or more ethnic origins together or use counts for ethnic categories such as 'South Asian origins' or 'African origins.' (Please note, however, that 'African origins' should not be considered equivalent to the 'Black' population group or visible minority status, as there are persons reporting African origins who report a population group or visible minority status other than 'Black.' Conversely, many people report a population group or visible minority status of 'Black' and do not report having 'African' origins. For information on population group and visible minority population in the 2011 NHS, refer to the appropriate definitions in this publication.)

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Footnote 49

Includes general responses indicating Other African origins (e.g., 'African') as well as more specific responses indicating Other African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Saharan').

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Footnote 50

Includes general responses indicating West Asian, Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins (e.g., 'West Asian,' 'Middle Eastern') as well as more specific responses indicating West Asian, Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Baloch,' 'Circassian').

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Footnote 51

Includes general responses indicating South Asian origins (e.g., 'South Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating South Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Bhutanese').

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Footnote 52

Includes general responses indicating East and Southeast Asian origins (e.g., 'Southeast Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating East and Southeast Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Bruneian,' 'Karen').

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Footnote 53

Includes general responses indicating Other Asian origins (e.g., 'Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating Other Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Eurasian').

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Footnote 54

Includes general responses indicating Pacific Islands origins (e.g., 'Pacific Islander') as well as more specific responses indicating Pacific Islands origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Tahitian').

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Footnote 55

Religion refers to the person's self-identification as having a connection or affiliation with any religious denomination, group, body, sect, cult or other religiously defined community or system of belief. Religion is not limited to formal membership in a religious organization or group. Persons without a religious connection or affiliation can self-identify as atheist, agnostic or humanist, or can provide another applicable response.

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'Aboriginal identity' includes persons who reported being an Aboriginal person, that is, First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) and/or those who reported Registered or Treaty Indian status, that is registered under the Indian Act of Canada, and/or those who reported membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada.

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Footnote 57

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the National Household Survey (NHS). In 2011, there were a total of 36 Indian reserves and Indian settlements that were 'incompletely enumerated' in the NHS. For these reserves or settlements, NHS enumeration was either not permitted or was interrupted before it could be completed, or was not possible because of natural events (specifically forest fires in Northern Ontario). For additional information, please refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, National Household Survey (NHS), 2011.

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Footnote 58

'Multiple Aboriginal identities' includes persons who reported being any two or all three of the following: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit).

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Footnote 59

'Aboriginal identities not included elsewhere' includes persons who did not report being First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) but who did report Registered or Treaty Indian status and/or membership in a First Nation or Indian band.

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Footnote 60

Registered or Treaty Indian status refers to whether or not a person reported being a Registered or Treaty Indian.' Registered or Treaty Indian' includes persons who reported being a Registered or Treaty Indian in Question 20. Registered Indians are persons who are registered under the Indian Act of Canada. Treaty Indians are persons who belong to a First Nation or Indian band that signed a treaty with the Crown. Registered or Treaty Indians are sometimes also called Status Indians.

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Footnote 61

This is a total population estimate. The sum of the ancestries in this table is greater than the total population estimate because a person may report more than one ancestry (ethnic origin) in the National Household Survey.

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Footnote 62

'Aboriginal ancestry' includes persons who reported one or more than one of First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuit ancestry in Question 17, either with or without also reporting a non-Aboriginal ancestry. The sum of the categories 'First Nations (North American Indian) ancestry', 'Métis ancestry' and 'Inuit ancestry' is thus greater than the sum of the total for 'Aboriginal ancestry' because persons who reported more than one Aboriginal ancestry are included in the response category for each Aboriginal ancestry they reported. All respondents with Aboriginal ancestry are counted in at least one of the categories 'First Nations (North American Indian) ancestry,' 'Métis ancestry' and 'Inuit ancestry' and also in the category 'Aboriginal ancestry.' Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada. Ancestry refers to the ethnic or cultural origins of the respondent's ancestors, an ancestor being usually more distant than a grandparent. A person can have more than one ethnic or cultural origin.

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Footnote 63

'Non-Aboriginal ancestry only' includes persons who did not report First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuit ancestry in Question 17.

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Footnote 64

Refers to languages, other than English or French, in which the respondent can conduct a conversation. The category 'Non-official languages spoken' represents the sum of single language responses and multiple language responses received in the National Household Survey. Hence, this total is greater than the total population.

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Footnote 65

Cree languages include the following categories: Cree not otherwise specified (which refers to those who reported 'Cree'), Swampy Cree, Plains Cree, Woods Cree, and a category labelled 'Cree not included elsewhere' (which includes Moose Cree, Northern East Cree and Southern East Cree).

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Footnote 66

This is a subtotal of all Aboriginal languages collected on May 10, 2011 that are not displayed separately here.

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Footnote 67

This is a subtotal of all non-Aboriginal languages, other than English or French, collected on May 10, 2011 that are not displayed separately here.

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Footnote 68

Refers to the status of a person with regard to the place of residence on the reference day, May 10, 2011, in relation to the place of residence on the same date one year earlier. Persons who have not moved are referred to as non-movers and persons who have moved from one residence to another are referred to as movers. Movers include non-migrants and migrants. Non-migrants are persons who did move but remained in the same city, town, township, village or Indian reserve. Migrants include internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Canada. External migrants include persons who lived outside Canada at the earlier reference date.

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Refers to the status of a person with regard to the place of residence on the reference day, May 10, 2011, in relation to the place of residence on the same date five years earlier. Persons who have not moved are referred to as non-movers and persons who have moved from one residence to another are referred to as movers. Movers include non-migrants and migrants. Non-migrants are persons who did move but remained in the same city, town, township, village or Indian reserve. Migrants include internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Canada. External migrants include persons who lived outside Canada at the earlier reference date.

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Footnote 70

'Highest certificate, diploma or degree' refers to the highest certificate, diploma or degree completed based on a hierarchy which is generally related to the amount of time spent 'in-class.' For postsecondary completers, a university education is considered to be a higher level of schooling than a college education, while a college education is considered to be a higher level of education than in the trades. Although some trades requirements may take as long or longer to complete than a given college or university program, the majority of time is spent in on-the-job paid training and less time is spent in the classroom. For further definitions, refer to the National Household Survey Dictionary, Catalogue no. 99-000-X. For any comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

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Footnote 71

'High school diploma or equivalent' includes persons who have graduated from a secondary school or equivalent. It excludes persons with a postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree.

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'Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes 'apprenticeship or trades certificates or diplomas,' 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificates or diplomas' and university certificates, diplomas and degrees.

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Footnote 73

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Registered Apprenticeship certificates (including Certificate of Qualification, Journeyperson's designation) and other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres, and similar institutions.

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Footnote 74

Comparisons with other data sources suggest that the category 'University certificate or diploma below the bachelor's level' was over-reported in the NHS. This category likely includes some responses that are actually college certificates or diplomas, bachelor's degrees or other types of education (e.g., university transfer programs, bachelor's programs completed in other countries, incomplete bachelor's programs, non-university professional designations). We recommend users interpret the results for the 'University certificate or diploma below the bachelor's level' category with caution.

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Footnote 75

'University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor level' includes the categories 'University certificate or diploma above bachelor level,' 'Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry,' 'Master's degree' and 'Earned doctorate.'

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Footnote 76

'Major field of study' is defined as the main discipline or subject of learning. It is collected for the highest certificate, diploma or degree above the high school or secondary school level and classified according to the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Canada 2011. This variable shows the 'primary groupings,' a CIP variant. For more information on the CIP classification, see the Classification of Instructional Programs, Canada 2011, Catalogue no. 12-590-X available from: www.statcan.gc.ca/concepts/classification-eng.htm. For any comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

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Footnote 77

'No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes persons who have not completed a registered apprenticeship certificate (including Certificate of Qualification, Journeyperson's designation) or other trades certificate or diploma, a college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma, or a university certificate, diploma or degree.

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Called 'Health, parks, recreation and fitness' in CIP Canada 2000.

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Includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.'

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Footnote 80

'Location of study compared with province or territory of residence' indicates whether the 'Location of study' is the same as the province or territory of residence in 2011, a different Canadian province or territory, or outside Canada. 'Location of study' refers to the province, territory or country of the institution where the highest certificate, diploma or degree above the high school level was completed. Users should be aware that some respondents may have reported the physical location of study rather than the location of the certificate, diploma or degree-granting institution. This could affect the responses of those who obtained a certificate, diploma or degree through a joint program or by distance learning with credentials granted in another province or country. In particular, a number of persons reported a location of study for a university credential in one of the territories (Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut), even though there were no educational institutions in the territories with the authority to grant university degrees. For any other comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable or 'Location of study,' refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

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Footnote 81

Population by language used most often at work . Refers to the language used most often at work, as reported on May 10, 2011 by the individuals aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2010.

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Footnote 82

Cree languages include the following categories: Cree not otherwise specified (which refers to those who reported 'Cree'), Swampy Cree, Plains Cree, Woods Cree, and a category labelled 'Cree not included elsewhere' (which includes Moose Cree, Northern East Cree and Southern East Cree).

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Footnote 83

Refers to whether a person was employed, unemployed or not in the labour force during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011. In the past, this variable was called Labour force activity.

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Refers to whether an employed person is an employee or is self-employed. The self-employed include persons with or without a business, as well as unpaid family workers. 

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Includes unemployed persons aged 15 years and over who have never worked for pay or in self-employment or who had last worked prior to January 1, 2010 only.

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Experienced labour force refers to persons who, during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011, were employed and the unemployed who had last worked for pay or in self-employment in either 2010 or 2011.

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Includes self-employed with an incorporated business and self-employed with an unincorporated business. Also included among the self-employed are unpaid family workers.

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Footnote 88

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011, as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The 2011 National Household Survey occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2011. 

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Footnote 89

Unemployed persons aged 15 years and over who have never worked for pay or in self-employment or who had last worked prior to January 1, 2010 only.

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Footnote 90

Refers to the general nature of the business carried out in the establishment where the person worked. The 2011 National Household Survey industry data are produced according to the NAICS 2007.

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Footnote 91

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week).

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Footnote 92

Includes persons who never worked, persons who worked prior to 2010 only, or persons who worked in 2011 only.

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Refers to persons who worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010. These persons were asked to report whether the weeks they worked in 2010 were full-time weeks (30 hours or more per week) or not, on the basis of all jobs held. Persons with a part-time job for part of the year and a full-time job for another part of the year were to report the information for the job at which they worked the most weeks.

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Classification of respondents according to whether they worked at home, worked outside Canada, had no fixed workplace address or worked at a specific address (usual place of work).

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Footnote 95

Refers to the main mode of transportation a respondent uses to travel between his or her home and his or her place of work.

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Footnote 96

Refers to how many minutes it took for a person to travel from home to work. Median commuting duration is the value which divides the commuting duration into two equal halves, i.e., the commuting duration of individuals for the first half is below the median, while the commuting distance of individuals for the second half is above the median.

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Time at which a respondent usually leaves home to go to work.

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Condition of dwelling - Refers to whether the dwelling is in need of repairs. This does not include desirable remodelling or additions.

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Period of construction - Refers to the period in time during which the building or dwelling was originally constructed.

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Includes data up to May 10, 2011.

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Rooms - Refers to enclosed areas within a private dwelling which are finished and suitable for year round living. The number of rooms of a private dwelling includes kitchens, bedrooms and finished rooms in the attic or basement. The number of rooms of a private dwelling excludes bathrooms, halls, vestibules and rooms used solely for business purposes. Partially divided rooms are considered to be separate rooms if they are considered as such by the respondent (e.g., L-shaped dining room and living room arrangements).

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Bedrooms - Refers to rooms in a private dwelling that are designed mainly for sleeping purposes even if they are now used for other purposes, such as guest rooms and television rooms. Also included are rooms used as bedrooms now, even if they were not originally built as bedrooms, such as bedrooms in a finished basement. Bedrooms exclude rooms designed for another use during the day such as dining rooms and living rooms even if they may be used for sleeping purposes at night. By definition, one-room private dwellings such as studio apartments have zero bedrooms.

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Tenure - Refers to whether the household owns or rents their private dwelling, or whether the dwelling is band housing (on an Indian reserve or settlement).

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Condominium status - Refers to whether the private dwelling is part of a condominium development. A condominium is a residential complex in which dwellings are owned individually while land and common elements are held in joint ownership with others.

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Household maintainer - Refers to whether or not a person residing in the household is responsible for paying the rent, or the mortgage, or the taxes, or the electricity or other services or utilities. Where a number of people may contribute to the payments, more than one person in the household may be identified as a household maintainer. If no person in the household is identified as making such payments, the reference person is identified by default.

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Primary household maintainer - First person in the household identified as someone who pays the rent or the mortgage, or the taxes, or the electricity bill, and so on, for the dwelling. The order of the persons in a household is determined by the order in which the respondent lists the persons on the questionnaire. Generally, an adult is listed first followed, if applicable, by that person's spouse or common-law partner and by their children. The order does not necessarily correspond to the proportion of household payments made by the person. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Persons per room - Refers to an indicator of the level of crowding in a private dwelling. It is calculated by dividing the number of persons in the household by the number of rooms in the dwelling.

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Housing suitability - Housing suitability refers to whether a private household is living in suitable accommodations according to the National Occupancy Standard (NOS); that is, whether the dwelling has enough bedrooms for the size and composition of the household. A household is deemed to be living in suitable accommodations if its dwelling has enough bedrooms, as calculated using the National Occupancy Standard. Housing suitability assesses the required number of bedrooms for a household based on the age, sex, and relationships among household members. An alternative variable, the number of persons per room, considers all rooms in a private dwelling and the number of household members. Housing suitability and the National Occupancy Standard (NOS) on which it is based were developed by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) through consultations with provincial housing agencies.

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Shelter-cost-to-income ratio - Percentage of a household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the monthly rent (for tenants) or the mortgage payment, property taxes and condominium fees (for owners) and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes owner and tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

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Presence of mortgage - Refers to whether the owner households reported mortgage or loan payments for their dwelling.

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Shelter-cost-to-income ratio for owner households - Percentage of an owner household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the mortgage payment, property taxes and condominium fees and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

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Shelter cost for owned dwellings - Includes all shelter expenses paid by households that own their dwellings, such as the mortgage payment and the costs of electricity, heat, water and other municipal services, property taxes and condominium fees.

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Value of dwelling - Refers to the dollar amount expected by the owner if the dwelling were to be sold.

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Subsidized housing - Refers to whether the dwelling is subsidized. Subsidized housing includes rent geared to income, social housing, public housing, government-assisted housing, non-profit housing, rent supplements and housing allowances.

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Shelter-cost-to-income ratio for tenant households - Percentage of a tenant household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the monthly rent and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

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Shelter costs for rented dwellings - Includes all shelter expenses paid by households that rent their dwellings, such as the monthly rent and the costs of electricity, heat and municipal services.

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Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the individuals with income in that group (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years). Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Footnote 118

Including loss.

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Footnote 119

For population with income.

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After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the individuals with income in that group (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years). Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Including loss.

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Footnote 122

For population with after-tax income.

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Composition of income - The composition of the total income of a population group or a geographic area refers to the relative share of each income source or group of sources, expressed as a percentage of the aggregate total income of that group or area. Total income - Total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Market income - Refers to the sum of employment income (wages and salaries, net farm income and net income from non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice), investment income, retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (including those from RRSPs and RRIFs) and other money income. It is equivalent to total income before tax minus all government transfers and is also referred to as income before transfers and taxes.

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Earnings or employment income - Total wages and salaries and net income from self-employment.

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Wages and salaries - Refers to gross wages and salaries before deductions for such items as income tax, pensions and Employment Insurance. Included in this source are military pay and allowances, tips, commissions and cash bonuses, benefits from wage-loss replacement plans or income-maintenance insurance plans, supplementary unemployment benefits from an employer or union as well as all types of casual earnings during calendar year 2010. Other employment income such as taxable benefits, research grants and royalties are included.

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Self-employment net income - Refers to the total amount received by persons aged 15 years and over during calendar year 2010 as net farm income from self-employment, or net non-farm income from unincorporated business and/or professional practice. Net farm income - Refers to net income (gross receipts from farm sales minus depreciation and cost of operation) received during calendar year 2010 from the operation of a farm, either on the respondent's own account or in partnership. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share of income was reported. Included with gross receipts are cash advances received in 2010, dividends from cooperatives, rebates and farm-support payments to farmers from federal, provincial and regional agricultural programs (for example, milk subsidies and marketing board payments) and gross insurance proceeds such as payments from the AgriInvest and AgriStability programs. The value of income 'in kind,' such as agricultural products produced and consumed on the farm, is excluded. Net non-farm income from unincorporated business and/or professional practice - Refers to net income (gross receipts minus expenses of operation such as wages, rents and depreciation) received during calendar year 2010 from the respondent's non-farm unincorporated business or professional practice. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share was reported. Also included is net income from persons babysitting in their own homes, persons providing room and board to non-relatives, self-employed fishers, hunters and trappers, operators of direct distributorships such as those selling and delivering cosmetics, as well as freelance activities of artists, writers, music teachers, hairdressers, dressmakers, etc.

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Investment income - Refers to interest received during calendar year 2010 from deposits in banks, trust companies, cooperatives, credit unions, caisses populaires, etc., as well as interest on savings certificates, bonds and debentures, and all dividends from both Canadian and foreign corporate stocks and mutual funds. Also included is other investment income from either Canadian or foreign sources, such as net rents from real estate, mortgage and loan interest received, regular income from an estate or trust fund, and interest from insurance policies. Does not include capital gains or losses.

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Retirement pensions - Refers to all regular income received by the respondent during calendar year 2010 as the result of having been a member of a pension plan of one or more employers. It includes payments received from all annuities, including payments from a Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF), a matured Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) in the form of a life annuity, a fixed-term annuity, or an income-averaging annuity contract; pensions paid to widow(er)s or other relatives of deceased pensioners; pensions of retired civil servants, Armed Forces personnel and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers; annuity payments received from the Canadian Government Annuities Fund, an insurance company, etc. Does not include lump-sum death benefits, lump-sum benefits or withdrawals from a pension plan or RRSP, or refunds of over-contributions.

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Other money income - Refers to regular cash income received during calendar year 2010 and not reported in any of the other sources listed on the questionnaire. For example, severance pay and retirement allowances, alimony, child support, periodic support from other persons not in the household, income from abroad (excluding dividends and interest), non refundable scholarships, bursaries, fellowships and study grants, and artists' project grants are included.

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Government transfer payments - Refers to all cash benefits received from federal, provincial, territorial or municipal governments during 2010. This variable is derived by summing the amounts reported in: the Old Age Security pension and Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance and Allowance for the Survivor; benefits from Canada Pension Plan or Quebec Pension Plan; benefits from Employment Insurance; child benefits; other income from government sources.

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Benefits from Canada or Quebec pension plan - Refers to benefits received during calendar year 2010 from the Canada or Quebec Pension Plan (For example, retirement pensions, survivors' benefits and disability pensions). Does not include lump-sum death benefits.

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Footnote 133

Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement - Refers to Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplements paid to persons aged 65 years and over, and to the Allowance or Allowance for the survivor paid to 60- to 64-year-old spouses of old age security recipients or widow(er)s by the federal government during the calendar year 2010.

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Benefits from employment insurance - Refers to total Employment Insurance benefits received during calendar year 2010, before income tax deductions. It includes benefits for unemployment, sickness, maternity, paternity, adoption, work sharing, retraining and benefits to self-employed fishers received under the federal Employment Insurance Program or the Quebec Parental Insurance Program.

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Child benefits - Refers to payments received under the Canada Child Tax Benefit program during calendar year 2010 by parents with dependent children under 18 years of age. Included with the Canada Child Tax Benefit is the National Child Benefit Supplement (NCBS) for low-income families with children. The NCBS is the federal contribution to the National Child Benefit (NCB), a joint initiative of federal, provincial and territorial governments. Also included in this variable are child benefits, child disability benefits and earned income supplements provided by certain provinces and territories and the Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB).

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Other income from government sources - Refers to all transfer payments, excluding those covered as a separate income source (Canada Pension Plan or Quebec Pension Plan benefits, Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplements, Employment Insurance benefits and child benefits) received from federal, provincial, territorial or municipal programs during 2010.

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Income tax paid - Refers to all federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid on 2010 income. Federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid refer to taxes on income, after taking into account exemptions, deductions, non-refundable tax credits and the Quebec abatement. These taxes are obtained from the income tax files for persons who allowed access to their income tax data and from direct responses on the questionnaire for others.

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After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid for 2010.

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Net capital gains or losses - Refers to the net gains received or losses incurred during calendar year 2010 from the sale of capital property. This represents the proceeds of disposition minus the adjusted cost base of the property and outlays and expenses incurred to sell the property. Capital property includes depreciable property and any property which, if sold, would result in a capital gain or loss (for example, cottages, buildings and securities such as mutual funds). Non-taxable capital gains or losses on the sale of a principal residence are excluded. Net capital gains or losses are not included in the definition of Total income as published in standard products. Net capital gains or losses are not included in the concept of total income but are expressed here as a percentage to obtain a relative measure of size.

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Earnings or employment income - Refers to total income received by persons 15 years of age and over during calendar year 2010 as wages and salaries, net income from a non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice, and/or net farm self-employment income. Wages and salaries - Refers to gross wages and salaries before deductions for such items as income tax, pensions and Employment Insurance. Included in this source are military pay and allowances, tips, commissions and cash bonuses, benefits from wage-loss replacement plans or income-maintenance insurance plans, supplementary unemployment benefits from an employer or union as well as all types of casual earnings during calendar year 2010. Other employment income such as taxable benefits, research grants and royalties are included. Net non-farm income from unincorporated business or professional practice - Refers to net income (gross receipts minus expenses of operation such as wages, rents and depreciation) received during calendar year 2010 from the respondent's non-farm unincorporated business or professional practice. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share was reported. Also included is net income from persons babysitting in their own homes, persons providing room and board to non-relatives, self-employed fishers, hunters and trappers, operators of direct distributorships such as those selling and delivering cosmetics, as well as freelance activities of artists, writers, music teachers, hairdressers, dressmakers, etc. Net farm income - Refers to net income (gross receipts from farm sales minus depreciation and cost of operation) received during calendar year 2010 from the operation of a farm, either on the respondent's own account or in partnership. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share of income was reported. Included with gross receipts are cash advances received in 2010, dividends from cooperatives, rebates and farm-support payments to farmers from federal, provincial and regional agricultural programs (for example, milk subsidies and marketing board payments) and gross insurance proceeds such as payments from the AgriInvest and AgriStability programs. The value of income 'in kind,' such as agricultural products produced and consumed on the farm, is excluded. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the unrounded number of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) with income in that group. Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average incomes of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics for earnings. Work activity in 2010 - Refers to the number of weeks in which a person worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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Economic family total income - The total income of an economic family is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that family. Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. After-tax income of economic families - The after-tax income of an economic family is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that family. After-tax income of family members or persons not in families refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of economic families - The median income of a specified group of families is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the families are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of families are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of economic families - Average income of economic families refers to the weighted mean total income of families in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of families (for example, husband-wife families with working wives) by the number of families in that group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of economic families. Economic family - Refers to a group of two or more persons who live in the same dwelling and are related to each other by blood, marriage, common-law, adoption or a foster relationship. A couple may be of opposite or same sex.

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Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family.

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Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family. Presence of children - Refers to the number of children in private households by age groups. To be included, children must live in the same household as the family, without a married spouse, common-law partner or one or more of their children living in the same household. In a census family, they may be children by birth, marriage or adoption. In an economic family, foster children are also included.

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Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family.

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Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of persons not in economic families - The median income of a specified group of persons not in economic families (for example, males aged 55 to 64) is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the persons are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of persons not in economic families are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of persons not in economic families - Average income of persons not in economic families refers to the weighted mean total income of the persons not in economic families in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of persons not in economic families by the number of persons in that group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of persons not in economic families. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011. Economic family persons refer to two or more household members who are related to each other by blood, marriage, common-law, adoption or a foster relationship, and thereby constitute an economic family. Persons not in economic families refer to household members who do not belong to an economic family, including persons living alone.

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Calculation includes persons not in economic families without income (with an income of zero).

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Calculation includes persons not in economic families without after-tax income (with an after-tax income of zero).

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Adjusted after-tax income for economic families and persons not in economic families - For economic family members, this refers to economic family after-tax income that has been adjusted by a factor that accounts for family size. The adjustment factor takes into account the lower relative needs of additional family members, as compared to a single person living alone. For use with the NHS income data, the adjusted after-tax income is computed as the economic family after-tax income divided by the square root of family size. For persons not in economic families, the adjusted after-tax income is set at after-tax income. This is equivalent to a factor of 1.0 for a person not in an economic family. Decile of adjusted after-tax family income - The deciles divide the population ranked by size of adjusted after-tax family income into 10 groups of equal size. The population in the bottom decile is the one who falls in the lower 10 percent of the adjusted after-tax family income distribution. The population in the top decile is the one who falls in the highest ten percent of the adjusted after-tax family income distribution. The 10 groups were formed with the full population in private households of Canada, whether or not they reported income.

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Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

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After-tax income of households - The after-tax income of a household is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that household. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

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Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. After-tax income of households - The after-tax income of a household is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that household. Total income - Total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of households - The median income of a specified group of households is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the households are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of households are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of households - Average income of households refers to the weighted mean total income of households in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of households (for example, two person households) by the number of households in that specific group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of households. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

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Household size - Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

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Footnote 153

Income status can be measured in several different ways in household surveys. For the standard products of the National Household Survey, the line chosen is a relative measure: the after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT). For this measure, the income used is after-tax income of households. There are no regional variations to account for prices or cost of living differences: all applicable households in Canada face the same line adjusted for household size. This line is set at half the median of adjusted household after-tax income. To account for potential economies of scale, the income of households with more than one member is divided by the square root of the size of the household. All household members are considered to share the household income and are attributed the same income status. Note: Low-income estimates in the 2011 National Household Survey. For the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), low-income statistics are presented based on the after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT). This measure is not related to the low-income cut-offs (LICO) presented in the 2006 Census and prevalence rates are conceptually not comparable. Because of the sensitivity of certain income indicators to differences in methodology and response patterns, direct comparisons to establish trends with low-income estimates from other household surveys, administrative programs or the 2006 Census are discouraged. The prevalence rates observed in the NHS at the national level are generally 1 to 2 percentage points higher than seen for similar concepts in other programs. However, analysis of the NHS data suggests that it is valid to compare low-income data for different sub-populations within the NHS (i.e., for different geographic areas or demographic groups). For more information, refer to the Income Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-014-X2011006. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2013. Saint-Eustache, V, Quebec (Code 2472005) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 National Household Survey. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released September 11, 2013.
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Census data, Saint-Eustache, V, Quebec. Table summary
The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Saint-Eustache, V
Quebec
(Census subdivision)
Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 44,154 ... ...
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 42,077A  ... ...
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 4.9 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 18,361 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 18,007 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 634.3 ... ...
Land area (square km) 69.61 ... ...
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 44,155 21,460 22,690
0 to 4 years 2,355 1,250 1,105
5 to 9 years 2,360 1,210 1,150
10 to 14 years 2,565 1,290 1,270
15 to 19 years 3,175 1,575 1,600
15 years 620 290 325
16 years 600 295 310
17 years 615 320 295
18 years 665 340 325
19 years 675 330 340
20 to 24 years 2,690 1,390 1,300
25 to 29 years 2,295 1,170 1,120
30 to 34 years 2,775 1,360 1,410
35 to 39 years 2,860 1,380 1,475
40 to 44 years 3,055 1,505 1,550
45 to 49 years 3,715 1,845 1,865
50 to 54 years 3,825 1,835 1,995
55 to 59 years 3,295 1,605 1,690
60 to 64 years 2,945 1,400 1,540
65 to 69 years 2,245 1,040 1,210
70 to 74 years 1,410 640 780
75 to 79 years 1,140 470 670
80 to 84 years 810 305 510
85 years and over 655 185 470
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 41.7 40.3 43.0
% of the population aged 15 and over 83.5 82.5 84.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 36,875 17,710 19,170
Married or living with a common-law partner 21,415 10,730 10,685
Married (and not separated) 13,250 6,645 6,600
Living common law 8,165 4,085 4,085
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 15,465 6,985 8,485
Single (never legally married) 10,140 5,360 4,775
Separated 605 245 360
Divorced 2,650 995 1,655
Widowed 2,080 380 1,695
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 12,850 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 6,460 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 2,955 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 2,495 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 940 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 12,850 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 10,580 ... ...
Married couples 6,495 ... ...
Without children at home 3,345 ... ...
With children at home 3,145 ... ...
1 child 1,260 ... ...
2 children 1,340 ... ...
3 or more children 550 ... ...
Common-law couples 4,085 ... ...
Without children at home 1,725 ... ...
With children at home 2,360 ... ...
1 child 980 ... ...
2 children 1,020 ... ...
3 or more children 365 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 2,270 ... ...
Female parent 1,660 ... ...
1 child 1,010 ... ...
2 children 520 ... ...
3 or more children 130 ... ...
Male parent 610 ... ...
1 child 380 ... ...
2 children 195 ... ...
3 or more children 35 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 13,270 ... ...
Under six years of age 2,815 ... ...
6 to 14 years 4,410 ... ...
15 to 17 years 1,790 ... ...
18 to 24 years 3,050 ... ...
25 years and over 1,195 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 1.0 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 43,545 21,235 22,310
Number of persons not in census families 6,850 3,055 3,800
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 835 325 510
Living with non-relatives only 1,130 695 430
Living alone 4,885 2,030 2,850
Number of census family persons 36,695 18,175 18,515
Average number of persons per census family 2.9 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 5,795 2,520 3,280
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 2,140 560 1,585
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 295 70 225
Living with non-relatives only 135 70 65
Living alone 1,715 420 1,295
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3,650 1,960 1,695
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 18,005 ... ...
Census-family households 12,610 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 11,660 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 9,785 ... ...
Without children 4,685 ... ...
With children 5,105 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 1,870 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 945 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 715 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 465 ... ...
Without children 180 ... ...
With children 285 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 245 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 235 ... ...
Non-census-family households 5,400 ... ...
One-person households 4,885 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 510 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 18,005 ... ...
Single-detached house 9,780 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 230 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 5 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 8,000 ... ...
Semi-detached house 1,310 ... ...
Row house 210 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 595 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5,850 ... ...
Other single-attached house 40 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 18,005 ... ...
1 person 4,885 ... ...
2 persons 6,260 ... ...
3 persons 3,030 ... ...
4 persons 2,585 ... ...
5 persons 900 ... ...
6 or more persons 350 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 43,545 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 2.4 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 43,670 21,315 22,350
  Single responses  43,130 21,045 22,085
    English  1,635 840 795
    French  39,590 19,220 20,365
    Non-official languages  1,905 985 920
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw    5 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 1,885 970 915
        African languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  5 0 5
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  330 170 160
        Armenian  25 20 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 5 0 5
        Bengali  5 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  10 5 5
        Bisayan languages  5 0 5
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  20 10 10
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  0 5 0
        Chinese, n.o.s.  25 10 15
        Creoles  85 45 45
        Croatian  10 5 5
        Czech  5 0 0
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  15 5 5
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 0 0
        Flemish  5 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  45 15 30
        Greek  75 40 35
        Gujarati  0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 0 0
        Hindi  0 0 0
        Hungarian  20 5 10
        Ilocano  5 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  130 90 40
        Japanese  0 5 0
        Khmer (Cambodian)  50 25 25
        Korean  5 5 5
        Kurdish  0 0 0
        Lao  75 40 35
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  5 5 0
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  0 0 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  5 0 5
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 10 10 5
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  20 10 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  5 5 5
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  20 10 10
        Polish  40 20 20
        Portuguese  110 60 50
        Romanian  155 80 75
        Rundi (Kirundi)  5 0 0
        Russian  60 30 30
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 5 5
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  5 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian  5 5 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  0 0 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  375 175 195
        Swahili  5 0 0
        Swedish  0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  10 0 10
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  0 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  5 5 5
        Ukrainian  10 0 5
        Urdu  20 10 5
        Vietnamese  55 25 25
        Yiddish  5 0 5
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 20 15 10
  Multiple responses          535 270 265
    English and French  335 170 170
    English and non-official language  35 20 10
    French and non-official language  130 70 65
    English, French and non-official language 30 15 20
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 43,670 21,320 22,350
  English only 445 210 240
  French only 22,440 10,000 12,440
  English and French 20,675 11,065 9,615
  Neither English nor French 105 45 60
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 43,670 21,315 22,350
  English 2,015 1,035 980
  French 40,995 19,940 21,055
  English and French 555 300 265
  Neither English nor French 95 45 55
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 2,290 1,185 1,110
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 5.2 5.6 5.0
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 43,670 21,315 22,350
  Single responses 42,905 20,940 21,965
    English 1,675 870 810
    French 40,385 19,645 20,735
    Non-official languages 850 425 420
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 840 425 420
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
        Albanian 5 5 0
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 140 65 75
        Armenian 15 10 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Bengali 5 0 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 5 0 5
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0
        Bosnian 0 0 0
        Bulgarian 20 10 10
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 0 0 0
        Chinese, n.o.s. 20 10 10
        Creoles 15 5 10
        Croatian 5 0 5
        Czech 5 0 5
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 0 0 0
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0
        Flemish 0 0 0
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 5 0 0
        Greek 15 5 5
        Gujarati 0 0 0
        Hakka 0 0 0
        Hebrew 0 0 0
        Hindi 0 0 0
        Hungarian 5 5 5
        Ilocano 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Italian 5 0 5
        Japanese 0 0 0
        Khmer (Cambodian) 30 15 15
        Korean 5 5 5
        Kurdish 0 0 0
        Lao 35 20 15
        Latvian 0 0 0
        Lingala 0 0 0
        Lithuanian 0 0 0
        Macedonian 0 0 0
        Malay 0 0 0
        Malayalam 0 0 0
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 5 5 5
        Marathi 0 0 0
        Nepali 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 5 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
        Pashto 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi) 10 5 5
        Polish 10 0 5
        Portuguese 15 10 10
        Romanian 115 65 50
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
        Russian 45 25 15
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 0 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0
        Sindhi 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slovak 0 0 0
        Slovenian 0 0 0
        Somali 0 0 0
        Spanish 235 115 120
        Swahili 0 0 0
        Swedish 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0 0 0
        Taiwanese 0 0 0
        Tamil 0 0 5
        Telugu 0 0 0
        Thai 0 0 0
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 5 5 5
        Ukrainian 5 0 0
        Urdu 15 5 10
        Vietnamese 25 15 15
        Yiddish 5 5 5
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 10 0 5
  Multiple responses         760 375 385
    English and French 370 190 180
    English and non-official language 45 20 20
    French and non-official language 285 135 150
    English, French and non-official language 55 25 30
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 43,670 21,315 22,355
  None 39,125 18,985 20,135
  Single responses  4,335 2,230 2,105
    English  2,685 1,370 1,315
    French  975 510 470
    Non-official languages  675 350 330
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw    0 0 5
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 655 335 315
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  0 0 0
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  130 60 65
        Armenian  0 5 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Bengali  0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  5 5 5
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  5 0 5
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  0 0 0
        Chinese, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Creoles  70 35 35
        Croatian  5 5 0
        Czech  0 0 0
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  10 5 5
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 0 0
        Flemish  0 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  10 0 10
        Greek  40 25 15
        Gujarati  0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 5 0
        Hindi  0 5 5
        Hungarian  0 0 5
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  55 35 25
        Japanese  5 0 5
        Khmer (Cambodian)  5 0 5
        Korean  5 0 5
        Kurdish  0 0 0
        Lao  35 15 15
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  5 5 0
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  5 0 5
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  5 0 0
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 10 5 0
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  0 0 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  0 5 0
        Polish  20 5 10
        Portuguese  40 20 25
        Romanian  25 15 10
        Rundi (Kirundi)  5 0 0
        Russian  10 0 5
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  0 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian  0 0 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  0 0 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  130 75 55
        Swahili  0 0 0
        Swedish  0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  5 0 5
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  0 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  0 0 0
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  0 0 0
        Ukrainian  0 0 0
        Urdu  0 0 0
        Vietnamese  5 5 5
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 15 10 5
  Multiple responses          205 100 110
    English and French  60 30 30
    English and non-official language  90 45 50
    French and non-official language  55 30 30
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0

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Users wishing to compare 2011 Census data with those of other censuses should then take into account that the boundaries of geographic areas may change from one census to another. In order to facilitate comparison, the 2006 Census counts are adjusted as needed to take into account boundary changes between the 2006 and 2011 censuses. The 2006 counts that were adjusted are identified by the letter 'A.' The letter 'A' may also refer to corrections to the 2006 counts; however, most of these are the result of boundary changes. This symbol is also used to identify areas that have been created since 2006, such as newly incorporated municipalities (census subdivisions) and new designated places (DPLs).

Census data: Footnotes

Footnote 1

Statistics Canada is committed to protect the privacy of all Canadians and the confidentiality of the data they provide to us. As part of this commitment, some population counts of geographic areas are adjusted in order to ensure confidentiality.

Counts of the total population are rounded to a base of 5 for any dissemination block having a population of less than 15. Population counts for all standard geographic areas above the dissemination block level are derived by summing the adjusted dissemination block counts. The adjustment of dissemination block counts is controlled to ensure that the population counts for dissemination areas will always be within 5 of the actual values. The adjustment has no impact on the population counts of census divisions and large census subdivisions.

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Footnote 2

A separate set of living quarters designed for or converted for human habitation in which a person or group of persons reside or could reside. In addition, a private dwelling must have a source of heat or power and must be an enclosed space that provides shelter from the elements, as evidenced by complete and enclosed walls and roof, and by doors and windows that provide protection from wind, rain and snow.

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Footnote 3

A separate set of living quarters which has a private entrance either directly from outside or from a common hall, lobby, vestibule or stairway leading to the outside, and in which a person or a group of persons live permanently.

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Footnote 4

Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Refer to the Census Dictionary for more information.

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Footnote 5

The median age is an age 'x', such that exactly one half of the population is older than 'x' and the other half is younger than 'x'.

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Footnote 6

Refers to the marital status of the person, taking into account his/her common-law status. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Marital status.

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Footnote 7

Census family - Refers to a married couple (with or without children), a common-law couple (with or without children) or a lone parent family. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Census family.

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Footnote 8

Census family structure - Refers to the classification of census families into married couples (with or without children of either and/or both spouses), common-law couples (with or without children of either and/or both partners), and lone-parent families by sex of parent. A couple may be of opposite or same sex. A couple with children may be further classified as either an intact family or stepfamily, and stepfamilies may, in turn, be classified as simple or complex. Children in a census family include grandchildren living with their grandparent(s) but with no parents present.

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Footnote 9

Non-relatives may be present.

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Footnote 10

Refers to the basic division of private households into family and non-family households. Family household refers to a household that contains at least one census family, that is, a married couple with or without children, or a couple living common-law with or without children, or a lone parent living with one or more children (lone-parent family). One-family household refers to a single census family (with or without other persons) that occupies a private dwelling. Multiple-family household refers to a household in which two or more census families (with or without additional persons) occupy the same private dwelling. Family households may also be divided based on the presence of persons not in a census family.

Non-family household refers to either one person living alone in a private dwelling or to a group of two or more people who share a private dwelling, but who do not constitute a census family.

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Footnote 11

Refers to households that consist solely of one census family without additional persons.

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Footnote 12

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 13

Refers to one-census family households with additional persons and to multiple-census family households, with or without additional persons.

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Footnote 14

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 15

Structural type of dwelling - Characteristics that define a dwelling's structure, for example, the characteristics of a single-detached house, a semi-detached house, a row house, or an apartment or flat in a duplex. Refers to the structural characteristics and/or dwelling configuration, that is, whether the dwelling is a single-detached house, an apartment in a high-rise building, a row house, a mobile home, etc.

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Footnote 16

Includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.

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Footnote 17

The category 'Other dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

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Footnote 18

Household, private - Person or group of persons occupying the same dwelling. Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy a private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada.

Household size - Number of persons occupying a private dwelling. Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

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Footnote 19

The population excluding institutional residents includes Canadian citizens (by birth or by naturalization) and landed immigrants (permanent residents) excluding those who live in institutions (institutional collective dwellings). Canadian citizens and landed immigrants either: (1) have a usual place of residence in Canada; (2) are abroad either on a military base or attached to a diplomatic mission; or (3) are at sea or in port aboard merchant vessels under Canadian registry or Canadian government vessels. Since 1991, the target population also includes persons with a usual place of residence in Canada who are claiming refugee status, who hold study permits, or who hold work permits, as well as family members living with them; for census purposes, this group is referred to as non-permanent residents. The population universe does not include foreign residents.

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Footnote 20

The languages shown were selected based on the Aboriginal mother tongues most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 21

The languages shown were selected based on the non-Aboriginal mother tongues (other than English or French) most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 22

This is a subtotal of all languages collected by the census that are not displayed separately here. For a full list of languages collected in the census, please refer to Appendix D in the 2011 Census Dictionary.

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Footnote 23

English is the first official language spoken by Quebec's official language minority, which consists of all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. French is the first official language spoken by the official language minority in the country overall and in every province and territory outside Quebec, which consists of all individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

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How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2013. Saint-Eustache, V, Quebec (Code 2472005) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released June 26, 2013.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 19, 2017).

Data source

2011 Census of Population

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Saint-Eustache, V, Quebec

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