NHS Profile, Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie, Quebec, 2011

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Characteristic Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2003 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 103,695 50,330 53,365
Canadian citizens 93,980 45,250 48,730
Canadian citizens aged under 18 14,335 7,255 7,085
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 79,640 37,995 41,645
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 9,715 5,080 4,635
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 103,695 50,325 53,365
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 79,890 38,190 41,705
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 21,195 10,640 10,550
Before 1971 1,825 875 950
1971 to 1980 2,385 1,175 1,210
1981 to 1990 2,930 1,435 1,490
1991 to 2000 4,160 2,130 2,030
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 9,900 5,025 4,880
2001 to 2005 3,645 1,915 1,730
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 6,255 3,110 3,150
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 2,610 1,500 1,110
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 21,195 10,640 10,555
Under 5 years 2,030 1,025 1,000
5 to 14 years 2,900 1,555 1,345
15 to 24 years 3,760 1,735 2,025
25 to 44 years 11,160 5,710 5,455
45 years and over 1,345 625 720
Immigrant status and selected places of birth
Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 9 103,690 50,330 53,365
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 79,890 38,190 41,705
Born in province of residence 76,465 36,455 40,010
Born outside province of residence 3,425 1,735 1,695
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 21,195 10,640 10,555
Americas 6,315 3,100 3,215
United States 395 250 150
Jamaica 15 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Haiti 1,710 800 910
Mexico 715 350 365
Trinidad and Tobago 40 0 25
Colombia 430 195 240
El Salvador 375 210 160
Peru 440 205 230
Chile 445 230 215
Other places of birth in Americas 1,735 835 900
Europe 7,300 3,650 3,650
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 100 50 55
Italy 800 370 430
Germany 115 70 40
Poland 225 120 110
Portugal 875 365 510
Netherlands 30 30 0
France 3,135 1,630 1,500
Romania 295 155 140
Russian Federation 150 75 75
Greece 175 100 75
Ukraine 375 185 190
Croatia 35 0 25
Hungary 40 40 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 35 0 0
Serbia 20 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 885 415 470
Africa 4,325 2,420 1,905
Morocco 995 585 405
Algeria 1,840 980 860
Egypt 80 45 30
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 1,390 790 595
Asia 3,240 1,465 1,780
India 100 55 45
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 890 335 555
Philippines 50 0 40
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 65 25 35
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 1,045 475 575
Pakistan 45 30 15
Sri Lanka 160 75 80
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 45 35 0
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 25 15 0
Lebanon 230 140 95
Taiwan 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 70 35 40
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 65 0 55
Turkey 30 20 15
Other places of birth in Asia 400 195 205
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 2,605 1,495 1,110
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 6,250 3,105 3,150
Americas 1,815 860 955
United States 165 95 70
Mexico 465 210 250
Cuba 70 40 25
Haiti 275 115 165
Jamaica 0 0 0
Brazil 215 115 95
Colombia 250 105 145
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 75 40 45
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 70 30 40
Other places of birth in Americas 230 115 115
Europe 1,815 915 900
France 1,315 685 635
Germany 10 0 0
Poland 0 0 0
Romania 65 35 30
MoldovaNational Household Survey data footnote 22 75 30 50
Russian Federation 35 25 0
Ukraine 85 35 45
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 205 95 105
Africa 2,205 1,205 1,005
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 35 0 25
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 1,015 520 490
Egypt 25 20 0
Morocco 485 250 240
Tunisia 135 115 15
Cameroon 65 45 20
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 65 45 20
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 360 190 170
Asia 410 130 280
Philippines 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 105 30 75
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 50 0 35
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 15 0 0
Lebanon 20 15 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 35 10 25
Taiwan 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 15 0 20
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 110 20 90
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 24 103,695 50,325 53,365
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 24,165 12,335 11,830
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 12,720 6,265 6,450
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 66,810 31,725 35,085
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 103,695 50,330 53,365
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 18,575 9,425 9,150
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 825 395 435
Chinese 1,595 685 910
Black 4,790 2,300 2,490
Filipino 50 20 25
Latin American 5,170 2,650 2,525
Arab 3,450 2,010 1,445
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 1,790 915 875
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 80 55 25
Korean 45 25 20
Japanese 125 35 90
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 230 130 100
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 415 210 205
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 85,115 40,905 44,210
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 103,695 50,330 53,365
North American Aboriginal origins 4,055 1,850 2,205
First Nations (North American Indian) 3,615 1,665 1,950
Inuit 35 20 15
Métis 440 190 245
Other North American origins 50,125 23,420 26,705
Acadian 620 235 385
American 725 365 360
Canadian 45,040 21,045 23,990
New Brunswicker 0 0 0
Newfoundlander 0 0 0
Nova Scotian 20 0 0
Ontarian 20 0 0
Québécois 4,595 2,095 2,510
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 30 0 15
European origins 53,405 26,010 27,395
British Isles origins 10,715 4,985 5,730
Channel Islander 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 2,610 1,295 1,320
Irish 6,855 3,185 3,670
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 2,720 1,230 1,495
Welsh 40 35 0
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 290 140 150
French origins 35,810 17,415 18,395
Alsatian 40 15 20
Breton 235 95 140
French 35,605 17,340 18,265
Western European origins (except French origins) 4,540 2,270 2,265
Austrian 230 85 140
Belgian 1,220 590 635
Dutch 320 190 130
Flemish 30 15 10
Frisian 0 0 0
German 2,370 1,220 1,150
Luxembourger 10 0 0
Swiss 605 290 320
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 55 35 25
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 300 130 165
Danish 65 35 30
Finnish 25 0 10
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 115 55 65
Swedish 65 35 30
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 30 0 25
Eastern European origins 3,750 1,855 1,890
Bulgarian 155 80 75
Byelorussian 0 0 0
Czech 70 20 50
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 35 0 25
Estonian 0 0 0
Hungarian 350 170 180
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 115 55 60
Moldovan 65 45 30
Polish 1,115 620 495
Romanian 525 265 260
Russian 770 370 405
Slovak 50 0 40
Ukrainian 1,000 455 545
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 11,425 5,625 5,800
Albanian 75 45 30
Bosnian 0 0 0
Croatian 125 50 80
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 660 360 295
Italian 5,970 2,870 3,095
Kosovar 25 0 0
Macedonian 60 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 2,135 1,070 1,065
Serbian 75 45 30
Sicilian 15 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Spanish 2,955 1,510 1,445
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 75 40 35
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 660 365 295
Basque 135 80 60
Jewish 385 225 160
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 140 65 75
Caribbean origins 4,175 2,010 2,170
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 0 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 170 115 50
Dominican 780 375 405
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 3,070 1,445 1,630
Jamaican 70 35 35
Kittitian/Nevisian 0 0 0
Martinican 0 0 0
Montserratan 0 0 0
Puerto Rican 30 15 15
St. Lucian 0 0 0
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 80 40 45
Vincentian/Grenadinian 0 0 0
West Indian, n.o.s. 20 0 0
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 43 115 40 70
Latin, Central and South American origins 4,910 2,545 2,365
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 275 145 130
Argentinian 150 75 75
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 85 45 40
Brazilian 210 115 90
Chilean 745 360 390
Colombian 590 280 310
Costa Rican 60 50 0
Ecuadorian 115 50 70
Guatemalan 335 155 185
Guyanese 30 0 15
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 105 50 60
Maya 55 20 30
Mexican 1,215 665 545
Nicaraguan 80 45 40
Panamanian 45 35 15
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 550 245 305
Salvadorean 600 315 285
Uruguayan 35 20 0
Venezuelan 100 35 60
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 80 45 35
African origins 6,345 3,430 2,915
Central and West African origins 1,075 575 500
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 0 0 0
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 55 35 15
Burkinabe 35 15 0
Cameroonian 155 105 45
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 330 130 200
Gabonese 30 0 15
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 0 0 0
Guinean 70 40 25
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 50 30 20
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 105 45 60
Nigerian 0 0 0
Peulh 30 0 25
Senegalese 110 55 55
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 75 40 35
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 120 75 50
North African origins 4,230 2,315 1,915
Algerian 1,880 1,020 860
Berber 680 380 300
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 210 90 115
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 0 0 0
Moroccan 1,135 625 510
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 450 285 165
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 35 20 15
Southern and East African origins 445 235 205
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 35 20 0
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 160 90 70
Mauritian 60 20 45
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 100 45 55
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 15 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 55 40 0
Other African origins 690 345 340
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 25 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 670 340 330
Asian origins 6,880 3,305 3,575
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 2,060 1,055 1,005
Afghan 0 0 0
Arab, n.o.s. 840 485 350
Armenian 115 40 75
Assyrian 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Iranian 115 50 65
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 605 300 305
Palestinian 30 0 0
Pashtun 0 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 170 75 100
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 80 55 35
Uighur 30 20 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 25 30 0
South Asian origins 1,015 500 515
Bangladeshi 55 20 35
Bengali 85 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 565 310 255
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Pakistani 75 50 30
Punjabi 0 0 0
Sinhalese 0 0 0
Sri Lankan 195 90 105
Tamil 60 35 25
South Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 51 0 0 0
East and Southeast Asian origins 3,895 1,800 2,095
Burmese 0 0 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 250 150 100
Chinese 2,055 945 1,110
Filipino 65 25 35
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 20 0 20
Japanese 175 50 120
Korean 50 20 25
Laotian 45 25 25
Malaysian 0 0 0
Mongolian 20 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Thai 60 30 25
Tibetan 0 0 0
Vietnamese 1,520 710 810
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 40 15 20
Australian 15 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 55 103,690 50,325 53,365
Buddhist 1,600 705 900
Christian 66,575 30,955 35,620
Anglican 210 70 145
Baptist 360 170 195
Catholic 60,650 28,195 32,460
Christian Orthodox 1,255 605 650
Lutheran 60 0 25
Pentecostal 505 175 330
Presbyterian 110 50 55
United Church 120 45 80
Other Christian 3,305 1,615 1,685
Hindu 410 190 220
Jewish 265 135 130
Muslim 4,910 2,685 2,220
Sikh 0 0 0
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 290 125 165
No religious affiliation 29,630 15,525 14,110
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 103,690 50,330 53,365
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 860 435 420
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 395 200 190
Métis single identity 355 195 165
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 15 0 10
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 30 0 0
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 65 25 45
Non-Aboriginal identity 102,835 49,890 52,945
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 103,695 50,330 53,365
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 320 165 150
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 103,375 50,160 53,215
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 103,690 50,330 53,365
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 4,055 1,850 2,205
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 3,620 1,670 1,950
Métis ancestry 440 195 245
Inuit ancestry 35 20 15
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 99,635 48,475 51,160
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 31,100 14,980 16,115
Aboriginal languages 35 0 15
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 31,070 14,960 16,105
Italian 3,050 1,465 1,585
Portuguese 2,110 1,025 1,080
Romanian 380 190 190
Spanish 12,705 5,860 6,840
Dutch 70 45 30
Flemish 15 0 0
German 965 470 495
Yiddish 0 0 0
Danish 0 0 0
Norwegian 30 25 0
Swedish 25 0 20
Afrikaans 15 0 0
Gaelic languages 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 120 65 55
Croatian 60 20 35
Czech 35 0 30
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 485 225 260
Russian 815 395 425
Serbian 50 30 0
Serbo-Croatian 30 0 15
Slovak 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Ukrainian 445 195 255
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 40 15 25
Greek 385 210 175
Armenian 15 0 0
Albanian 80 40 45
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 10 0 0
Hungarian 45 30 0
Turkish 90 25 65
Berber languages (Kabyle) 230 145 85
Oromo 360 195 165
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 3,890 2,245 1,645
Hebrew 45 0 30
Maltese 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Bengali 75 0 45
Gujarati 120 50 70
Hindi 125 55 70
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 40 25 20
Sindhi 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 45 25 15
Nepali 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 80 55 25
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 25 15 0
Kannada 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0
Tamil 310 160 150
Telugu 0 0 0
Japanese 250 140 110
Korean 15 0 0
Cantonese 420 185 235
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 275 110 165
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 970 430 545
Lao 25 0 0
Thai 30 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 165 95 75
Vietnamese 1,495 700 795
Bisayan languages 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malay 20 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino) 50 0 40
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
Lingala 210 105 110
Rundi (Kirundi) 45 30 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 40 0 25
Swahili 50 35 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 90 60 30
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 155 90 65
African languages, n.i.e. 30 20 0
Creoles 2,470 1,100 1,370
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 625 270 360
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 102,445 49,675 52,775
Non-movers 83,770 40,415 43,350
Movers 18,685 9,260 9,425
Non-migrants 13,700 6,550 7,150
Migrants 4,985 2,710 2,275
Internal migrants 3,030 1,610 1,420
Intraprovincial migrants 2,655 1,380 1,275
Interprovincial migrants 370 225 145
External migrants 1,955 1,100 855
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 98,085 47,385 50,700
Non-movers 48,235 22,570 25,665
Movers 49,850 24,810 25,040
Non-migrants 33,180 16,350 16,835
Migrants 16,670 8,460 8,205
Internal migrants 9,435 4,635 4,800
Intraprovincial migrants 8,505 4,170 4,335
Interprovincial migrants 930 460 470
External migrants 7,230 3,825 3,410
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 90,540 43,725 46,815
No certificate, diploma or degree 15,990 7,410 8,585
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 15,335 7,605 7,735
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 59,215 28,710 30,500
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 9,760 5,705 4,050
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 14,835 7,280 7,560
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 5,045 2,175 2,870
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 29,570 13,550 16,020
Bachelor's degree 17,920 8,045 9,875
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 11,650 5,510 6,140
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 67,650 33,860 33,790
No certificate, diploma or degree 7,050 3,835 3,215
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 9,875 5,235 4,645
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 50,725 24,790 25,930
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 7,895 4,620 3,275
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 11,415 5,850 5,570
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 4,240 1,840 2,400
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 27,165 12,475 14,690
Bachelor's degree 16,235 7,380 8,855
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 10,930 5,100 5,830
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 90,540 43,725 46,820
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 31,330 15,015 16,315
Education 3,445 945 2,495
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 6,980 3,585 3,390
Humanities 5,855 2,580 3,275
Social and behavioural sciences and law 8,865 3,210 5,660
Business, management and public administration 11,540 4,650 6,885
Physical and life sciences and technologies 2,175 1,220 955
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 2,855 1,840 1,015
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 8,705 7,415 1,295
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 655 400 260
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 5,465 1,400 4,070
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,665 1,465 1,200
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 90,540 43,725 46,820
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 31,325 15,015 16,315
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 59,210 28,710 30,500
Location of study inside Canada 50,070 23,710 26,365
Same as province or territory of residence 48,410 22,850 25,555
Another province or territory 1,660 855 805
Location of study outside Canada 9,145 5,000 4,140
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 66,130 33,240 32,890
Single responses 61,300 30,615 30,685
English 6,295 3,425 2,865
French 54,535 26,995 27,540
Non-official languages 470 200 270
Chinese, n.o.s. 10 0 10
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 15 0 0
Spanish 160 75 85
Korean 0 0 0
German 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 82 0 0 0
Portuguese 20 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other languages 240 100 150
Multiple responses 4,835 2,625 2,205
English and French 4,375 2,385 1,985
English and non-official language 85 65 20
French and non-official language 120 50 65
English, French and non-official language 255 125 135
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 66,130 33,235 32,890
English 6,295 3,425 2,865
French 54,530 26,995 27,540
Non-official language 470 195 275
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 470 195 275
English and French 4,375 2,390 1,985
English and non-official language 85 65 15
French and non-official language 120 50 70
English, French and non-official language 255 120 135
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 90,540 43,725 46,815
In the labour force 63,455 32,090 31,365
Employed 58,075 29,045 29,030
Unemployed 5,380 3,045 2,335
Not in the labour force 27,090 11,635 15,450
Participation rate 70.1 73.4 67.0
Employment rate 64.1 66.4 62.0
Unemployment rate 8.5 9.5 7.4
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 63,460 32,090 31,365
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 1,920 1,110 810
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 61,540 30,980 30,555
Employee 55,150 27,210 27,945
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 6,385 3,775 2,615
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 63,455 32,090 31,370
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,920 1,110 810
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 61,535 30,980 30,560
0 Management occupations 5,610 3,205 2,405
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 10,955 3,785 7,170
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 5,465 4,295 1,175
3 Health occupations 3,620 960 2,660
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 9,640 3,355 6,290
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 6,105 3,075 3,025
6 Sales and service occupations 13,855 6,835 7,025
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,485 4,230 255
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 220 185 35
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,580 1,065 515
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 63,460 32,090 31,365
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,920 1,110 810
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 61,540 30,980 30,555
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 125 80 45
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 35 0 0
22 Utilities 450 245 210
23 Construction 1,765 1,615 145
31-33 Manufacturing 3,720 2,595 1,130
41 Wholesale trade 1,905 1,235 665
44-45 Retail trade 6,145 3,005 3,140
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 1,745 1,300 445
51 Information and cultural industries 4,255 2,220 2,035
52 Finance and insurance 2,840 1,205 1,635
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 1,030 515 510
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 6,780 3,970 2,810
55 Management of companies and enterprises 30 20 10
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,750 1,500 1,250
61 Educational services 6,355 2,675 3,685
62 Health care and social assistance 7,580 1,950 5,625
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 2,670 1,360 1,315
72 Accommodation and food services 4,045 2,240 1,805
81 Other services (except public administration) 3,405 1,410 1,995
91 Public administration 3,895 1,825 2,070
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 63,455 32,090 31,365
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 3,670 2,060 1,615
Worked in 2010 59,785 30,030 29,750
1 to 13 weeks 2,470 1,180 1,285
14 to 26 weeks 4,750 2,405 2,350
27 to 39 weeks 4,190 2,020 2,170
40 to 48 weeks 12,860 6,480 6,380
49 to 52 weeks 35,515 17,940 17,570
Average weeks worked in 2010 44.6 44.7 44.5
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 63,455 32,090 31,365
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 3,670 2,060 1,615
Worked in 2010 59,785 30,035 29,750
Worked full-time in 2010 48,405 25,410 22,995
Worked part-time in 2010 11,380 4,625 6,755
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 58,075 29,045 29,030
Worked at home 3,210 1,740 1,465
Worked outside Canada 180 155 30
No fixed workplace address 4,890 3,425 1,470
Worked at usual place 49,795 23,725 26,065
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 54,685 27,150 27,535
Car, truck or van - as a driver 21,670 12,640 9,030
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,245 460 790
Public transit 22,765 9,520 13,255
Walked 4,380 1,980 2,400
Bicycle 4,025 2,205 1,820
Other methods 595 350 250
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 54,685 27,150 27,535
Median commuting duration 30.2 30.2 30.2
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 54,685 27,145 27,535
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 8,905 5,595 3,310
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 34,860 15,560 19,305
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 10,920 5,995 4,925
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 56,945 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 51,045 ... ...
Major repairs needed 5,900 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 56,945 ... ...
1960 or before 34,395 ... ...
1961 to 1980 11,790 ... ...
1981 to 1990 4,680 ... ...
1991 to 2000 2,665 ... ...
2001 to 2005 1,850 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 1,565 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 56,945 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 35,245 ... ...
5 rooms 10,850 ... ...
6 rooms 5,975 ... ...
7 rooms 2,265 ... ...
8 or more rooms 2,610 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 4.3 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 56,945 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 25,130 ... ...
2 bedrooms 21,120 ... ...
3 bedrooms 8,730 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 1,965 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 56,945 ... ...
Owner 15,645 ... ...
Renter 41,300 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 56,945 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 8,430 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 48,515 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 56,945 ... ...
1 household maintainer 40,065 ... ...
2 household maintainers 15,685 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 1,190 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 56,945 ... ...
Under 25 years 3,015 ... ...
25 to 34 years 15,200 ... ...
35 to 44 years 10,685 ... ...
45 to 54 years 10,590 ... ...
55 to 64 years 8,430 ... ...
65 to 74 years 4,595 ... ...
75 years and over 4,435 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 56,945 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 56,145 ... ...
More than one person per room 805 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 56,945 ... ...
Suitable 53,140 ... ...
Not suitable 3,805 ... ...
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 56,785 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 37,605 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 19,180 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 15,800 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 15,645 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 69.5 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 23.8 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,171 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,207 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 348,561 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 359,151 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 41,300 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 7.9 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 37.6 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 638 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 684 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 90,545 43,725 46,815
Without income 3,125 1,370 1,755
With income 87,415 42,350 45,070
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 7,650 4,335 3,315
$5,000 to $9,999 7,755 3,475 4,285
$10,000 to $14,999 9,575 4,020 5,560
$15,000 to $19,999 10,055 4,350 5,705
$20,000 to $29,999 12,940 5,835 7,100
$30,000 to $39,999 12,060 5,970 6,095
$40,000 to $49,999 9,125 4,295 4,835
$50,000 to $59,999 6,110 3,105 3,005
$60,000 to $79,999 6,780 3,595 3,190
$80,000 to $99,999 2,950 1,760 1,195
$100,000 and over 2,405 1,615 790
$100,000 to $124,999 1,425 900 525
$125,000 and over 980 715 265
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 26,474 28,389 24,638
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 33,451 35,914 31,138
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 90,545 43,725 46,815
Without after-tax income 3,120 1,375 1,745
With after-tax income 87,425 42,350 45,075
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 7,720 4,360 3,365
$5,000 to $9,999 7,845 3,495 4,345
$10,000 to $14,999 9,775 4,135 5,640
$15,000 to $19,999 11,060 4,850 6,210
$20,000 to $29,999 16,795 7,830 8,960
$30,000 to $39,999 14,025 6,770 7,255
$40,000 to $49,999 9,125 4,565 4,565
$50,000 to $59,999 5,120 2,745 2,380
$60,000 to $79,999 4,195 2,370 1,825
$80,000 to $99,999 1,105 760 340
$100,000 and over 665 475 190
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 24,310 25,763 23,076
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 28,174 29,688 26,752
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 86.3 89.7 82.6
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 78.2 80.7 75.5
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 73.0 75.1 70.8
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 5.2 5.6 4.7
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 2.7 3.1 2.3
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 4.0 4.4 3.7
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.3 1.4 1.2
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 13.7 10.3 17.4
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 2.7 2.4 3.0
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 3.4 2.3 4.6
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 2.4 2.1 2.7
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 1.8 0.2 3.6
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 3.4 3.3 3.5
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 15.8 17.3 14.1
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 84.2 82.7 85.9
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 1.0 1.3 0.8
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 30,480 15,960 14,520
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 41,832 43,724 40,616
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 47,878 50,613 44,871
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 25,050 ... ...
Median family income ($) 58,478 ... ...
Average family income ($) 71,889 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 52,332 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 60,206 ... ...
Average family size 2.7 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 10,615 ... ...
Median family income ($) 59,622 ... ...
Average family income ($) 71,317 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 52,100 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 58,990 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 8,350 ... ...
Median family income ($) 82,618 ... ...
Average family income ($) 91,727 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 70,714 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 76,144 ... ...
Average family size 3.7 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 5,110 ... ...
Median family income ($) 39,351 ... ...
Average family income ($) 44,438 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 37,287 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 39,384 ... ...
Average family size 2.4 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 37,070 18,220 18,855
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 23,912 25,132 23,034
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 30,308 30,973 29,665
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 22,350 22,829 21,884
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 25,761 26,025 25,506
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 103,690 50,330 53,365
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 68,455 32,675 35,775
In bottom decile 18,140 9,445 8,695
In second decile 15,405 6,595 8,815
In third decile 13,065 6,215 6,855
In fourth decile 11,565 5,250 6,310
In fifth decile 10,275 5,170 5,100
In top half of the Canadian distribution 35,240 17,655 17,590
In sixth decile 9,150 4,540 4,615
In seventh decile 8,365 4,170 4,200
In eighth decile 7,105 3,485 3,620
In ninth decile 6,180 3,085 3,095
In top decile 4,435 2,375 2,060
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 56,945 ... ...
Under $5,000 2,470 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 2,525 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 3,995 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 4,975 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 7,640 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 7,115 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 6,390 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,860 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 6,280 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 3,960 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 3,135 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 1,675 ... ...
$150,000 and over 1,925 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 56,945 ... ...
Under $5,000 2,495 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 2,530 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 4,055 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 5,400 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 9,350 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 8,435 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 7,105 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,425 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 6,105 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 3,515 ... ...
$100,000 and over 3,520 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 2,045 ... ...
$125,000 and over 1,475 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 56,945 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 39,531 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 51,353 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 35,448 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 43,254 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 28,410 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 25,811 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 32,283 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 23,712 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 27,299 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 28,535 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 57,453 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 70,340 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 51,745 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 59,138 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 103,695 50,325 53,365
Less than 18 years 15,380 7,760 7,620
Less than 6 years 6,620 3,450 3,175
18 to 64 years 76,645 38,120 38,525
65 years and over 11,670 4,450 7,215
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 26,610 12,760 13,845
Less than 18 years 3,775 2,005 1,770
Less than 6 years 1,530 860 670
18 to 64 years 18,895 9,600 9,290
65 years and over 3,935 1,150 2,785
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 25.7 25.4 25.9
Less than 18 years (%) 24.5 25.8 23.2
Less than 6 years (%) 23.1 24.9 21.1
18 to 64 years (%) 24.7 25.2 24.1
65 years and over (%) 33.7 25.8 38.6

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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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Footnote 15

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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Footnote 56

'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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Footnote 69

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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Footnote 78

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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Footnote 84

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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Footnote 87

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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Footnote 93

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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Footnote 94

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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Footnote 97

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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Footnote 99

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

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Footnote 100

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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Footnote 104

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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Footnote 106

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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Footnote 113

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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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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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. Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie, Quebec (Code 24061) (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, Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie, 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 Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2003 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 105,813 ... ...
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 105,864 ... ...
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 0.0 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 59,968 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 56,959 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 10,156.2 ... ...
Land area (square km) 10.42 ... ...
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 105,815 51,280 54,535
0 to 4 years 5,615 2,910 2,700
5 to 9 years 4,010 2,015 1,995
10 to 14 years 3,595 1,815 1,780
15 to 19 years 4,115 2,075 2,045
15 years 800 415 385
16 years 720 395 320
17 years 755 400 355
18 years 875 425 455
19 years 965 435 530
20 to 24 years 7,440 3,485 3,955
25 to 29 years 12,005 5,570 6,440
30 to 34 years 12,565 6,280 6,285
35 to 39 years 9,050 4,790 4,265
40 to 44 years 7,365 3,900 3,460
45 to 49 years 7,740 4,040 3,700
50 to 54 years 7,580 3,840 3,740
55 to 59 years 6,555 3,240 3,320
60 to 64 years 5,025 2,360 2,665
65 to 69 years 3,510 1,565 1,945
70 to 74 years 2,850 1,205 1,645
75 to 79 years 2,640 970 1,665
80 to 84 years 2,165 700 1,465
85 years and over 1,980 520 1,460
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 36.7 36.4 37.2
% of the population aged 15 and over 87.5 86.9 88.1
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 92,595 44,540 48,060
Married or living with a common-law partner 39,105 19,735 19,370
Married (and not separated) 18,695 9,430 9,260
Living common law 20,415 10,310 10,110
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 53,490 24,800 28,685
Single (never legally married) 39,170 20,155 19,020
Separated 1,950 840 1,110
Divorced 7,780 2,960 4,820
Widowed 4,590 845 3,740
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 24,475 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 14,645 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 5,425 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 3,330 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 1,075 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 24,475 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 19,065 ... ...
Married couples 8,870 ... ...
Without children at home 4,405 ... ...
With children at home 4,465 ... ...
1 child 2,170 ... ...
2 children 1,645 ... ...
3 or more children 645 ... ...
Common-law couples 10,200 ... ...
Without children at home 6,425 ... ...
With children at home 3,775 ... ...
1 child 2,015 ... ...
2 children 1,415 ... ...
3 or more children 345 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5,410 ... ...
Female parent 4,260 ... ...
1 child 2,965 ... ...
2 children 1,000 ... ...
3 or more children 295 ... ...
Male parent 1,155 ... ...
1 child 850 ... ...
2 children 245 ... ...
3 or more children 65 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 21,030 ... ...
Under six years of age 6,460 ... ...
6 to 14 years 6,660 ... ...
15 to 17 years 2,175 ... ...
18 to 24 years 3,460 ... ...
25 years and over 2,270 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 0.9 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 103,720 50,400 53,320
Number of persons not in census families 39,150 18,900 20,250
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 2,195 1,020 1,170
Living with non-relatives only 8,425 4,620 3,805
Living alone 28,535 13,260 15,270
Number of census family persons 64,570 31,500 33,065
Average number of persons per census family 2.6 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 11,825 4,565 7,260
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 6,600 1,915 4,685
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 420 95 325
Living with non-relatives only 370 175 200
Living alone 5,810 1,645 4,165
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 5,225 2,650 2,580
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 56,960 ... ...
Census-family households 24,270 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 22,960 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 18,140 ... ...
Without children 10,260 ... ...
With children 7,880 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 4,820 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 1,305 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 1,105 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 680 ... ...
Without children 405 ... ...
With children 270 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 430 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 205 ... ...
Non-census-family households 32,690 ... ...
One-person households 28,530 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 4,165 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 56,960 ... ...
Single-detached house 115 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 2,210 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 25 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 54,605 ... ...
Semi-detached house 310 ... ...
Row house 1,305 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 8,920 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 43,530 ... ...
Other single-attached house 540 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 56,960 ... ...
1 person 28,530 ... ...
2 persons 17,100 ... ...
3 persons 6,280 ... ...
4 persons 3,645 ... ...
5 persons 1,025 ... ...
6 or more persons 385 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 103,720 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 1.8 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,735 50,845 53,895
  Single responses  101,875 49,350 52,525
    English  3,955 2,055 1,900
    French  79,040 37,780 41,255
    Non-official languages  18,880 9,510 9,370
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 30 5 20
        Atikamekw    0 0 5
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 5 0
        Dene  0 5 0
        Innu/Montagnais  10 0 10
        Inuktitut  10 5 5
        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 18,660 9,390 9,270
        African languages, n.i.e 15 10 5
        Afrikaans  5 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  5 0 0
        Albanian  45 20 20
        Amharic  5 5 0
        Arabic  2,515 1,440 1,075
        Armenian  25 20 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 30 20 15
        Bengali  60 30 30
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  215 130 85
        Bisayan languages  5 5 0
        Bosnian  5 0 5
        Bulgarian  135 70 70
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  220 100 115
        Chinese, n.o.s.  775 375 400
        Creoles  1,205 575 630
        Croatian  30 15 15
        Czech  15 5 5
        Danish  5 0 0
        Dutch  25 20 10
        Estonian  5 0 0
        Finnish  10 0 5
        Flemish  5 5 5
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  170 70 100
        Greek  190 105 85
        Gujarati  80 40 40
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 5 5
        Hindi  10 10 5
        Hungarian  50 30 20
        Ilocano  0 0 5
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 15 5 5
        Italian  1,610 780 825
        Japanese  60 10 50
        Khmer (Cambodian)  115 55 60
        Korean  35 15 20
        Kurdish  10 5 5
        Lao  40 25 15
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  90 50 40
        Lithuanian  20 10 15
        Macedonian  0 0 5
        Malay  5 5 5
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  190 80 110
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  5 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 135 90 50
        Norwegian  5 0 0
        Oromo  280 165 115
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  30 15 10
        Pashto  0 5 0
        Persian (Farsi)  80 55 30
        Polish  320 125 195
        Portuguese  1,600 785 820
        Romanian  285 130 160
        Rundi (Kirundi)  30 10 15
        Russian  395 170 225
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  35 20 15
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 5 0
        Serbian  65 30 35
        Serbo-Croatian  30 20 15
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  5 5 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 5
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Slovak  15 5 10
        Slovenian  5 5 5
        Somali  15 10 10
        Spanish  5,315 2,715 2,600
        Swahili  25 15 10
        Swedish  10 10 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  25 5 20
        Taiwanese  5 0 0
        Tamil  205 105 100
        Telugu  5 5 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  5 0 5
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  80 55 30
        Ukrainian  365 140 230
        Urdu  25 10 10
        Vietnamese  1,160 540 620
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 200 120 80
  Multiple responses          2,865 1,500 1,365
    English and French  900 480 420
    English and non-official language  245 125 115
    French and non-official language  1,540 785 755
    English, French and non-official language 180 105 75
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,735 50,845 53,895
  English only 2,210 1,145 1,065
  French only 40,965 18,135 22,830
  English and French 60,160 31,005 29,155
  Neither English nor French 1,400 560 840
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,740 50,845 53,890
  English 7,095 3,665 3,425
  French 91,860 44,210 47,650
  English and French 4,425 2,430 2,000
  Neither English nor French 1,360 540 815
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 9,305 4,880 4,425
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 8.9 9.6 8.2
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,735 50,845 53,890
  Single responses 99,880 48,345 51,535
    English 5,330 2,750 2,580
    French 84,025 40,575 43,455
    Non-official languages 10,525 5,025 5,505
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 10 5 5
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 5 5 5
        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 10,455 4,985 5,470
        African languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 5 0 5
        Albanian 20 10 10
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 1,130 595 535
        Armenian 0 5 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0
        Bengali 40 20 20
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 70 45 30
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0
        Bosnian 5 5 5
        Bulgarian 105 50 55
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 150 75 75
        Chinese, n.o.s. 650 310 340
        Creoles 465 200 265
        Croatian 10 5 5
        Czech 0 0 0
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 5 0 0
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0
        Flemish 0 0 0
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 30 10 20
        Greek 85 40 40
        Gujarati 45 25 25
        Hakka 0 0 0
        Hebrew 5 5 0
        Hindi 5 5 0
        Hungarian 10 5 5
        Ilocano 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0
        Italian 705 295 410
        Japanese 10 5 5
        Khmer (Cambodian) 50 25 25
        Korean 10 5 5
        Kurdish 5 0 5
        Lao 10 10 0
        Latvian 0 0 0
        Lingala 25 15 15
        Lithuanian 5 0 5
        Macedonian 5 0 5
        Malay 0 0 0
        Malayalam 0 0 0
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 135 60 70
        Marathi 5 0 5
        Nepali 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 25 10 10
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 110 60 50
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 15 10 5
        Pashto 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi) 40 25 15
        Polish 140 55 90
        Portuguese 860 410 450
        Romanian 175 75 100
        Rundi (Kirundi) 5 0 0
        Russian 285 135 150
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 5 5 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 35 15 20
        Serbo-Croatian 5 5 0
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0
        Sindhi 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 5 5 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0
        Slovak 5 5 0
        Slovenian 5 5 0
        Somali 5 5 0
        Spanish 3,465 1,690 1,775
        Swahili 10 5 0
        Swedish 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 5 0 5
        Taiwanese 0 0 0
        Tamil 180 90 90
        Telugu 0 0 0
        Thai 0 0 5
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 50 25 25
        Ukrainian 245 85 160
        Urdu 20 5 15
        Vietnamese 945 445 500
        Yiddish 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 60 35 30
  Multiple responses         4,855 2,500 2,355
    English and French 1,080 575 505
    English and non-official language 390 205 190
    French and non-official language 2,865 1,420 1,445
    English, French and non-official language 515 295 220
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,740 50,845 53,890
  None 84,885 40,735 44,145
  Single responses  18,370 9,330 9,040
    English  6,855 3,510 3,345
    French  5,345 2,650 2,690
    Non-official languages  6,175 3,165 3,010
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 10 5 10
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  5 0 5
        Inuktitut  5 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 6,035 3,095 2,940
        African languages, n.i.e 25 15 10
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  10 5 5
        Amharic  0 5 0
        Arabic  1,020 590 430
        Armenian  10 5 10
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 15 10 10
        Bengali  5 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  70 40 30
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  20 10 10
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  50 25 25
        Chinese, n.o.s.  100 50 50
        Creoles  775 365 410
        Croatian  20 5 15
        Czech  5 0 5
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  10 5 5
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 5 5
        Flemish  5 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  100 45 55
        Greek  50 35 15
        Gujarati  20 10 15
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 5 5
        Hindi  5 5 0
        Hungarian  5 5 0
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Italian  530 275 255
        Japanese  45 15 25
        Khmer (Cambodian)  30 20 15
        Korean  5 5 5
        Kurdish  5 5 5
        Lao  15 5 10
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  125 70 55
        Lithuanian  5 0 5
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  0 0 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  30 10 20
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 55 35 20
        Norwegian  5 0 5
        Oromo  85 45 35
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  5 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  10 5 5
        Polish  95 40 55
        Portuguese  450 220 225
        Romanian  50 25 20
        Rundi (Kirundi)  25 10 15
        Russian  75 30 45
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 0 5
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  20 10 10
        Serbo-Croatian  10 5 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  5 0 5
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  5 5 5
        Spanish  1,645 855 790
        Swahili  10 5 10
        Swedish  5 5 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  5 0 5
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  15 10 5
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  5 0 0
        Tigrigna  5 0 0
        Turkish  20 15 5
        Ukrainian  75 25 55
        Urdu  5 5 0
        Vietnamese  195 85 110
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 125 70 60
  Multiple responses          1,480 780 705
    English and French  520 285 235
    English and non-official language  635 325 310
    French and non-official language  310 155 150
    English, French and non-official language  20 15 5

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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. Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie, Quebec (Code 24061) (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 December 11, 2017).

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Geographic hierarchy: Rosemont - La Petite-Patrie, Quebec (Federal electoral district, 2003 Representation Order)

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