NHS Profile, Verchères - Les Patriotes, Quebec, 2011

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Characteristic Verchères - Les Patriotes
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2003 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 102,635 51,145 51,485
Canadian citizens 101,865 50,750 51,115
Canadian citizens aged under 18 23,985 12,295 11,690
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 77,885 38,455 39,430
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 765 400 370
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 102,630 51,145 51,485
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 99,165 49,360 49,805
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 3,430 1,765 1,665
Before 1971 675 380 295
1971 to 1980 510 280 230
1981 to 1990 415 220 200
1991 to 2000 695 325 375
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 1,130 570 560
2001 to 2005 700 350 345
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 430 215 215
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 35 20 15
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 3,430 1,765 1,665
Under 5 years 570 235 335
5 to 14 years 640 355 290
15 to 24 years 690 360 335
25 to 44 years 1,395 740 660
45 years and over 130 80 50
Immigrant status and selected places of birth
Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 9 102,630 51,145 51,485
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 99,165 49,360 49,805
Born in province of residence 97,305 48,450 48,855
Born outside province of residence 1,860 910 950
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 3,430 1,765 1,665
Americas 685 305 375
United States 160 80 80
Jamaica 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Haiti 195 95 100
Mexico 30 0 25
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0
Colombia 50 20 35
El Salvador 25 0 0
Peru 50 30 0
Chile 45 20 25
Other places of birth in Americas 125 55 75
Europe 1,660 920 730
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 20 20 0
Italy 145 100 45
Germany 85 30 55
Poland 15 15 0
Portugal 120 50 65
Netherlands 0 0 0
France 780 435 350
Romania 95 55 40
Russian Federation 20 0 0
Greece 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0
Croatia 0 0 0
Hungary 0 0 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 0 0
Serbia 0 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 330 200 125
Africa 485 280 205
Morocco 160 95 60
Algeria 175 105 75
Egypt 15 15 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Kenya 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 130 65 70
Asia 590 245 345
India 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 205 30 175
Philippines 20 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 65 40 25
Pakistan 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 35 15 20
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 20 0 0
Lebanon 135 75 55
Taiwan 20 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 70 35 35
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 35 20 15
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 430 220 215
Americas 70 50 20
United States 15 10 0
Mexico 0 0 0
Cuba 0 0 0
Haiti 0 0 0
Jamaica 0 0 0
Brazil 0 0 0
Colombia 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 0 0 0
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 0 0 0
Europe 200 115 85
France 130 85 45
Germany 35 0 0
Poland 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0
MoldovaNational Household Survey data footnote 22 0 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 25 0 0
Africa 65 30 40
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 15 0 0
Egypt 0 0 0
Morocco 20 0 20
Tunisia 0 0 0
Cameroon 0 0 0
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 20 0 0
Asia 90 20 65
Philippines 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 35 0 40
India 0 0 0
Pakistan 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
South KoreaNational Household Survey data footnote 16 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Lebanon 0 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0
Nepal 0 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 0 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0
SyriaNational Household Survey data footnote 23 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 0 0 0
Oceania and otherNational Household Survey data footnote 17 0 0 0
Generation status
Total population in private households by generation statusNational Household Survey data footnote 24 102,630 51,145 51,485
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 3,575 1,840 1,735
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 4,675 2,225 2,450
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 94,380 47,080 47,300
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 102,635 51,145 51,485
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 2,240 1,070 1,175
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 45 30 0
Chinese 340 115 230
Black 510 235 280
Filipino 20 0 15
Latin American 350 170 175
Arab 525 270 250
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 250 135 110
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 55 25 30
Korean 25 0 0
Japanese 10 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 30 0 20
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 70 50 25
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 100,395 50,085 50,315
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 102,630 51,150 51,485
North American Aboriginal origins 3,560 1,645 1,915
First Nations (North American Indian) 3,095 1,435 1,660
Inuit 15 0 0
Métis 495 230 270
Other North American origins 75,995 37,725 38,265
Acadian 345 175 175
American 575 260 315
Canadian 73,865 36,655 37,205
New Brunswicker 15 0 0
Newfoundlander 0 0 0
Nova Scotian 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0
Québécois 2,430 1,155 1,275
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 0 0 0
European origins 46,135 23,205 22,925
British Isles origins 8,565 4,275 4,285
Channel Islander 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 2,160 1,085 1,070
Irish 5,330 2,630 2,695
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 2,055 1,050 1,005
Welsh 0 0 0
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 140 80 60
French origins 37,285 18,710 18,575
Alsatian 20 0 0
Breton 215 70 140
French 37,125 18,675 18,455
Western European origins (except French origins) 2,895 1,565 1,330
Austrian 30 0 20
Belgian 755 485 270
Dutch 320 155 165
Flemish 35 20 0
Frisian 0 0 0
German 1,660 860 800
Luxembourger 0 0 0
Swiss 300 135 165
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 95 40 60
Danish 45 20 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 25 15 0
Swedish 15 0 15
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 10 0 0
Eastern European origins 1,315 595 720
Bulgarian 30 20 0
Byelorussian 0 0 0
Czech 45 25 25
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 30 10 20
Estonian 0 0 0
Hungarian 150 65 85
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 20 20 0
Moldovan 0 0 0
Polish 555 220 335
Romanian 195 75 120
Russian 185 70 115
Slovak 0 0 0
Ukrainian 150 95 60
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 3,800 1,915 1,890
Albanian 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Croatian 35 0 25
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 235 150 75
Italian 2,620 1,235 1,385
Kosovar 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Maltese 25 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 410 220 185
Serbian 0 0 0
Sicilian 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Spanish 585 330 255
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 25 0 20
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 105 40 60
Basque 25 10 0
Jewish 40 25 0
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 45 10 35
Caribbean origins 490 235 250
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 0 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 60 25 40
Dominican 0 0 0
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 365 170 195
Jamaican 0 0 0
Kittitian/Nevisian 0 0 0
Martinican 0 0 0
Montserratan 0 0 0
Puerto Rican 0 0 0
St. Lucian 0 0 0
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 0 0 0
Vincentian/Grenadinian 0 0 0
West Indian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 43 30 20 10
Latin, Central and South American origins 645 320 325
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 0 0 0
Argentinian 0 0 0
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 0 0 0
Brazilian 40 25 15
Chilean 145 70 75
Colombian 75 35 45
Costa Rican 0 0 0
Ecuadorian 0 0 0
Guatemalan 25 10 10
Guyanese 0 0 0
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 0 0 0
Maya 0 0 0
Mexican 115 40 70
Nicaraguan 0 0 0
Panamanian 0 0 0
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 100 35 60
Salvadorean 55 40 0
Uruguayan 0 0 0
Venezuelan 15 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 45 35 0
African origins 860 400 470
Central and West African origins 75 30 50
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 0 0 0
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 0 0 0
Burkinabe 0 0 0
Cameroonian 0 0 0
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 40 10 35
Gabonese 0 0 0
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 0 0 0
Guinean 0 0 0
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 0 0 0
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 0 0 0
Nigerian 15 0 0
Peulh 0 0 0
Senegalese 15 0 0
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 20 0 20
North African origins 655 300 355
Algerian 225 105 120
Berber 90 65 30
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 180 45 130
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 0 0 0
Moroccan 155 85 70
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 30 10 15
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins 35 15 20
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 0 0 0
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0
Mauritian 25 15 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 0 0 0
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
South African 0 0 0
Tanzanian 0 0 0
Tigrian 0 0 0
Ugandan 0 0 0
Zambian 0 0 0
Zimbabwean 0 0 0
Zulu 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 47 0 0 0
Other African origins 90 45 40
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 0 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 90 50 45
Asian origins 1,600 795 800
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 880 475 400
Afghan 0 0 0
Arab, n.o.s. 235 140 90
Armenian 120 55 70
Assyrian 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Iranian 70 30 40
Iraqi 35 0 25
Israeli 0 0 0
Jordanian 0 0 0
Kazakh 0 0 0
Kurd 0 0 0
Kuwaiti 0 0 0
Lebanese 385 215 170
Palestinian 0 0 0
Pashtun 0 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 65 30 35
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 0 0 0
Uighur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Yemeni 0 0 0
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 50 0 0 0
South Asian origins 55 30 25
Bangladeshi 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 55 35 25
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Pakistani 0 0 0
Punjabi 0 0 0
Sinhalese 0 0 0
Sri Lankan 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0
South Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 51 0 0 0
East and Southeast Asian origins 665 295 370
Burmese 0 0 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 50 30 15
Chinese 365 130 230
Filipino 25 0 10
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 0 0 0
Japanese 15 0 0
Korean 25 0 15
Laotian 65 45 20
Malaysian 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0
Vietnamese 130 75 60
East and Southeast Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 52 0 0 0
Other Asian origins 0 0 0
Other Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 53 0 0 0
Oceania origins 0 0 0
Australian 0 0 0
New Zealander 0 0 0
Pacific Islands origins 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0
Hawaiian 0 0 0
Maori 0 0 0
Polynesian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Samoan 0 0 0
Pacific Islands origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 54 0 0 0
Religion
Total population in private households by religionNational Household Survey data footnote 55 102,630 51,145 51,485
Buddhist 185 85 105
Christian 90,055 44,415 45,640
Anglican 155 105 50
Baptist 225 90 135
Catholic 87,485 43,165 44,320
Christian Orthodox 255 130 125
Lutheran 35 0 25
Pentecostal 320 185 135
Presbyterian 0 0 0
United Church 80 20 60
Other Christian 1,495 705 790
Hindu 0 0 0
Jewish 35 25 0
Muslim 720 365 360
Sikh 0 0 0
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 40 20 20
No religious affiliation 11,595 6,240 5,350
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 102,630 51,150 51,485
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 845 405 435
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 415 170 240
Métis single identity 385 220 165
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 0 0 0
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 40 15 25
Non-Aboriginal identity 101,790 50,740 51,045
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 102,630 51,150 51,485
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 115 55 55
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 102,515 51,090 51,430
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 102,630 51,145 51,485
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 3,560 1,645 1,915
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 3,095 1,435 1,660
Métis ancestry 495 225 270
Inuit ancestry 20 0 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 99,070 49,505 49,570
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 5,840 2,705 3,135
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 65 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 66 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 5,835 2,700 3,135
Italian 860 395 470
Portuguese 235 110 130
Romanian 105 60 40
Spanish 3,215 1,375 1,840
Dutch 70 20 50
Flemish 0 0 0
German 290 140 150
Yiddish 0 0 0
Danish 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 0 0 0
Afrikaans 0 0 0
Gaelic languages 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 25 20 0
Croatian 15 0 15
Czech 25 20 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 35 20 10
Russian 80 35 45
Serbian 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
Slovak 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Ukrainian 0 0 0
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Greek 30 25 0
Armenian 0 0 0
Albanian 0 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Hungarian 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0
Oromo 20 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 565 315 250
Hebrew 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Hindi 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Sindhi 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 60 25 30
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0
Japanese 15 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 95 50 45
Lao 40 0 20
Thai 0 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 30 0 15
Vietnamese 35 25 0
Bisayan languages 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino) 0 0 0
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
Lingala 15 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
African languages, n.i.e. 20 0 0
Creoles 205 105 100
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 85 30 55
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 101,425 50,485 50,935
Non-movers 92,015 46,075 45,945
Movers 9,410 4,415 4,995
Non-migrants 3,495 1,575 1,920
Migrants 5,915 2,840 3,070
Internal migrants 5,825 2,820 3,005
Intraprovincial migrants 5,785 2,805 2,980
Interprovincial migrants 35 15 20
External migrants 90 20 65
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 96,315 47,805 48,510
Non-movers 65,825 33,120 32,710
Movers 30,490 14,695 15,800
Non-migrants 11,890 5,780 6,110
Migrants 18,605 8,915 9,690
Internal migrants 18,165 8,715 9,450
Intraprovincial migrants 17,920 8,575 9,345
Interprovincial migrants 245 140 105
External migrants 435 195 235
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 83,190 41,035 42,155
No certificate, diploma or degree 14,085 7,470 6,620
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 17,485 7,925 9,555
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 51,620 25,645 25,980
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 13,550 8,245 5,305
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 16,335 7,265 9,070
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 4,675 2,110 2,565
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 17,060 8,020 9,040
Bachelor's degree 11,640 5,195 6,445
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 5,420 2,830 2,595
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 58,340 28,610 29,730
No certificate, diploma or degree 5,910 3,370 2,540
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 10,820 5,000 5,820
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 41,610 20,240 21,370
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 10,630 6,225 4,405
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 12,660 5,600 7,060
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 3,490 1,590 1,900
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 14,835 6,830 8,005
Bachelor's degree 10,125 4,485 5,645
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 4,700 2,340 2,360
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 83,190 41,035 42,155
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 31,565 15,395 16,175
Education 3,900 790 3,115
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,940 890 1,045
Humanities 2,310 855 1,455
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,905 1,210 2,695
Business, management and public administration 13,115 5,090 8,025
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,815 975 840
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 2,060 1,385 675
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 11,920 11,070 850
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 795 465 330
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 6,455 1,130 5,325
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,400 1,775 1,620
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 83,190 41,035 42,155
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 31,565 15,395 16,175
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 51,620 25,645 25,980
Location of study inside Canada 50,455 24,920 25,540
Same as province or territory of residence 49,670 24,435 25,230
Another province or territory 790 480 310
Location of study outside Canada 1,165 720 440
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 63,305 32,615 30,690
Single responses 61,260 31,410 29,855
English 2,430 1,415 1,015
French 58,805 29,980 28,830
Non-official languages 25 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Spanish 0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
German 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 82 0 0 0
Portuguese 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other languages 0 0 0
Multiple responses 2,045 1,205 835
English and French 1,995 1,200 795
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 40 0 0
English, French and non-official language 15 0 15
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 63,305 32,615 30,690
English 2,430 1,415 1,015
French 58,810 29,980 28,825
Non-official language 25 0 0
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 25 0 0
English and French 1,990 1,200 795
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 35 0 0
English, French and non-official language 10 0 15
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 83,190 41,035 42,155
In the labour force 59,390 30,660 28,730
Employed 56,965 29,345 27,615
Unemployed 2,430 1,320 1,110
Not in the labour force 23,800 10,370 13,425
Participation rate 71.4 74.7 68.2
Employment rate 68.5 71.5 65.5
Unemployment rate 4.1 4.3 3.9
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 59,395 30,665 28,730
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 675 320 355
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 58,715 30,345 28,375
Employee 52,440 26,485 25,950
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 6,280 3,855 2,425
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 59,390 30,665 28,730
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 675 320 360
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 58,715 30,345 28,370
0 Management occupations 6,700 4,345 2,355
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 10,855 3,125 7,730
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 5,045 3,960 1,085
3 Health occupations 4,040 725 3,325
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 6,915 1,830 5,085
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,460 640 820
6 Sales and service occupations 11,595 5,135 6,460
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 8,585 8,000 590
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 730 575 155
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 2,785 2,005 775
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 59,395 30,665 28,730
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 675 320 355
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 58,715 30,345 28,375
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 835 520 310
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 80 80 0
22 Utilities 985 635 350
23 Construction 3,555 3,080 480
31-33 Manufacturing 8,025 5,720 2,305
41 Wholesale trade 2,920 2,005 915
44-45 Retail trade 6,745 3,155 3,585
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 2,595 1,990 605
51 Information and cultural industries 1,685 970 710
52 Finance and insurance 2,825 1,035 1,795
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 875 475 400
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 4,590 2,570 2,020
55 Management of companies and enterprises 65 30 30
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 1,830 1,075 750
61 Educational services 4,200 1,130 3,075
62 Health care and social assistance 7,090 1,220 5,875
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,070 565 500
72 Accommodation and food services 2,500 995 1,510
81 Other services (except public administration) 2,530 1,190 1,345
91 Public administration 3,715 1,905 1,815
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 59,390 30,665 28,730
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,185 1,075 1,110
Worked in 2010 57,205 29,590 27,615
1 to 13 weeks 1,950 910 1,040
14 to 26 weeks 3,625 1,710 1,915
27 to 39 weeks 2,965 1,605 1,360
40 to 48 weeks 10,800 5,250 5,545
49 to 52 weeks 37,865 20,110 17,760
Average weeks worked in 2010 46.1 46.4 45.7
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 59,390 30,665 28,730
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,185 1,075 1,110
Worked in 2010 57,210 29,585 27,620
Worked full-time in 2010 47,110 26,110 21,000
Worked part-time in 2010 10,100 3,480 6,625
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 56,960 29,345 27,620
Worked at home 3,490 1,785 1,705
Worked outside Canada 95 95 0
No fixed workplace address 4,755 3,540 1,215
Worked at usual place 48,625 23,930 24,695
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 53,375 27,470 25,905
Car, truck or van - as a driver 44,475 23,885 20,590
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,645 615 1,030
Public transit 4,420 1,775 2,650
Walked 1,910 645 1,270
Bicycle 530 325 200
Other methods 385 220 165
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 53,370 27,470 25,905
Median commuting duration 25.5 25.9 25.2
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 53,370 27,470 25,905
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 16,150 10,760 5,395
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 28,605 12,095 16,510
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 8,620 4,615 4,005
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 40,015 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 37,970 ... ...
Major repairs needed 2,045 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 40,010 ... ...
1960 or before 4,895 ... ...
1961 to 1980 12,560 ... ...
1981 to 1990 7,950 ... ...
1991 to 2000 7,075 ... ...
2001 to 2005 3,900 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 3,640 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 40,010 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 6,970 ... ...
5 rooms 5,755 ... ...
6 rooms 5,695 ... ...
7 rooms 6,285 ... ...
8 or more rooms 15,305 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.8 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 40,015 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 2,610 ... ...
2 bedrooms 10,355 ... ...
3 bedrooms 16,920 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 10,130 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 40,015 ... ...
Owner 33,270 ... ...
Renter 6,740 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 40,010 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 4,465 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 35,550 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 40,015 ... ...
1 household maintainer 21,835 ... ...
2 household maintainers 17,910 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 270 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 40,010 ... ...
Under 25 years 800 ... ...
25 to 34 years 5,295 ... ...
35 to 44 years 8,125 ... ...
45 to 54 years 10,420 ... ...
55 to 64 years 7,850 ... ...
65 to 74 years 5,165 ... ...
75 years and over 2,355 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 40,015 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 39,890 ... ...
More than one person per room 125 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 40,015 ... ...
Suitable 38,975 ... ...
Not suitable 1,040 ... ...
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 39,755 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 33,850 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 5,905 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 4,810 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 33,065 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 64.4 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 11.8 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,043 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,069 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 255,008 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 286,387 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 6,725 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 5.7 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 30.0 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 686 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 703 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 83,190 41,035 42,150
Without income 3,835 1,540 2,295
With income 79,350 39,495 39,860
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 5,380 2,515 2,865
$5,000 to $9,999 5,060 1,535 3,520
$10,000 to $14,999 6,200 2,275 3,925
$15,000 to $19,999 5,560 2,105 3,455
$20,000 to $29,999 9,750 4,065 5,685
$30,000 to $39,999 9,845 4,545 5,295
$40,000 to $49,999 9,575 4,685 4,890
$50,000 to $59,999 7,485 4,050 3,435
$60,000 to $79,999 9,900 5,855 4,045
$80,000 to $99,999 5,085 3,735 1,350
$100,000 and over 5,515 4,125 1,395
$100,000 to $124,999 2,630 1,945 685
$125,000 and over 2,885 2,180 710
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 37,710 45,382 30,811
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 46,329 55,154 37,585
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 83,185 41,035 42,155
Without after-tax income 3,835 1,545 2,290
With after-tax income 79,355 39,495 39,865
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 5,620 2,540 3,075
$5,000 to $9,999 5,390 1,605 3,790
$10,000 to $14,999 6,295 2,335 3,960
$15,000 to $19,999 6,220 2,460 3,755
$20,000 to $29,999 12,295 5,235 7,060
$30,000 to $39,999 13,125 6,630 6,495
$40,000 to $49,999 11,095 5,825 5,270
$50,000 to $59,999 7,575 4,340 3,240
$60,000 to $79,999 7,465 5,335 2,135
$80,000 to $99,999 2,035 1,490 545
$100,000 and over 2,235 1,695 545
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 32,939 38,387 27,613
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 37,175 43,218 31,187
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 90.5 93.4 86.4
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 78.4 79.6 76.6
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 73.2 74.7 70.9
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 5.2 4.8 5.7
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 3.6 4.2 2.8
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 7.0 8.1 5.4
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.5 1.5 1.6
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 9.5 6.6 13.6
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 2.8 2.6 3.1
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 2.2 1.6 2.9
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 1.8 1.3 2.4
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 1.6 0.1 3.8
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 1.1 1.0 1.4
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 19.8 21.6 17.0
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 80.3 78.4 83.0
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 1.4 1.9 0.8
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 33,505 18,570 14,935
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 52,103 59,767 44,234
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 59,830 68,137 49,500
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 31,045 ... ...
Median family income ($) 90,603 ... ...
Average family income ($) 104,805 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 75,244 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 83,957 ... ...
Average family size 3.0 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 11,835 ... ...
Median family income ($) 75,302 ... ...
Average family income ($) 87,893 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 63,292 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 70,685 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 14,745 ... ...
Median family income ($) 114,203 ... ...
Average family income ($) 129,095 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 93,403 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 102,421 ... ...
Average family size 3.9 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 3,890 ... ...
Median family income ($) 59,096 ... ...
Average family income ($) 64,721 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 51,657 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 54,520 ... ...
Average family size 2.5 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 10,115 4,760 5,355
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 35,304 41,962 29,855
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 41,816 49,052 35,382
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 30,729 35,676 26,645
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 34,001 38,838 29,700
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 102,630 51,145 51,485
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 38,565 18,340 20,220
In bottom decile 4,775 2,195 2,580
In second decile 5,045 2,070 2,975
In third decile 7,305 3,640 3,670
In fourth decile 9,655 4,790 4,865
In fifth decile 11,785 5,655 6,130
In top half of the Canadian distribution 64,070 32,800 31,270
In sixth decile 11,665 5,765 5,900
In seventh decile 13,885 7,120 6,760
In eighth decile 14,875 7,590 7,285
In ninth decile 13,050 6,790 6,260
In top decile 10,595 5,535 5,060
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 40,015 ... ...
Under $5,000 600 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 525 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 770 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,295 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 2,205 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 2,560 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 3,265 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 3,085 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 6,260 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 5,460 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 5,195 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 3,315 ... ...
$150,000 and over 5,475 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 40,015 ... ...
Under $5,000 605 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 535 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 790 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,445 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 2,620 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 3,455 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 4,270 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,145 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 7,615 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 5,560 ... ...
$100,000 and over 8,975 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 4,525 ... ...
$125,000 and over 4,450 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 40,015 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 78,038 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 91,881 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 65,123 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 73,731 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 8,395 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 37,088 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 43,660 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 31,809 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 35,366 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 31,620 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 90,726 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 104,681 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 75,325 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 83,915 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 102,630 51,145 51,485
Less than 18 years 24,105 12,350 11,755
Less than 6 years 7,585 3,880 3,705
18 to 64 years 66,745 33,035 33,715
65 years and over 11,780 5,770 6,010
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 7,145 3,050 4,095
Less than 18 years 1,260 715 545
Less than 6 years 335 225 100
18 to 64 years 4,505 1,805 2,700
65 years and over 1,380 530 850
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 7.0 6.0 8.0
Less than 18 years (%) 5.2 5.8 4.6
Less than 6 years (%) 4.4 5.8 2.7
18 to 64 years (%) 6.7 5.5 8.0
65 years and over (%) 11.7 9.2 14.1

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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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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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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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Includes data up to May 10, 2011.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Footnote 118

Including loss.

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Footnote 119

For population with income.

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

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Including loss.

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Footnote 122

For population with after-tax income.

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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

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Footnote 153

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

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2013. Verchères - Les Patriotes, Quebec (Code 24074) (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, Verchères - Les Patriotes, 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 Verchères - Les Patriotes
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2003 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 104,355 ... ...
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 97,726 ... ...
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 6.8 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 41,013 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 40,010 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 158.2 ... ...
Land area (square km) 659.70 ... ...
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 104,360 51,570 52,790
0 to 4 years 6,290 3,280 3,010
5 to 9 years 6,405 3,290 3,115
10 to 14 years 6,740 3,500 3,240
15 to 19 years 7,555 3,825 3,730
15 years 1,500 740 760
16 years 1,480 755 730
17 years 1,570 785 785
18 years 1,520 785 730
19 years 1,485 755 730
20 to 24 years 5,525 2,890 2,640
25 to 29 years 4,990 2,445 2,545
30 to 34 years 6,460 3,075 3,385
35 to 39 years 7,095 3,420 3,675
40 to 44 years 7,955 3,955 4,000
45 to 49 years 9,200 4,490 4,710
50 to 54 years 9,035 4,510 4,520
55 to 59 years 7,290 3,600 3,690
60 to 64 years 6,390 3,160 3,235
65 to 69 years 5,110 2,555 2,555
70 to 74 years 3,295 1,605 1,690
75 to 79 years 2,175 985 1,195
80 to 84 years 1,560 620 945
85 years and over 1,275 365 910
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 40.7 40.1 41.4
% of the population aged 15 and over 81.4 80.5 82.3
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 84,920 41,495 43,425
Married or living with a common-law partner 54,695 27,300 27,395
Married (and not separated) 31,720 15,850 15,870
Living common law 22,980 11,450 11,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 30,225 14,195 16,035
Single (never legally married) 21,090 11,255 9,835
Separated 965 395 570
Divorced 4,485 1,810 2,675
Widowed 3,685 730 2,955
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 31,230 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 14,870 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 6,810 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 7,075 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 2,470 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 31,230 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 27,025 ... ...
Married couples 15,545 ... ...
Without children at home 7,890 ... ...
With children at home 7,655 ... ...
1 child 2,745 ... ...
2 children 3,545 ... ...
3 or more children 1,370 ... ...
Common-law couples 11,485 ... ...
Without children at home 4,540 ... ...
With children at home 6,945 ... ...
1 child 2,630 ... ...
2 children 3,255 ... ...
3 or more children 1,060 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 4,200 ... ...
Female parent 2,980 ... ...
1 child 1,695 ... ...
2 children 1,050 ... ...
3 or more children 235 ... ...
Male parent 1,225 ... ...
1 child 750 ... ...
2 children 390 ... ...
3 or more children 80 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 33,145 ... ...
Under six years of age 7,530 ... ...
6 to 14 years 11,845 ... ...
15 to 17 years 4,510 ... ...
18 to 24 years 7,045 ... ...
25 years and over 2,215 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 1.1 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 102,600 51,070 51,525
Number of persons not in census families 11,200 5,310 5,890
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 1,240 510 730
Living with non-relatives only 1,590 890 705
Living alone 8,365 3,910 4,455
Number of census family persons 91,395 45,765 45,635
Average number of persons per census family 2.9 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 11,790 5,705 6,085
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 3,175 955 2,220
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 510 135 370
Living with non-relatives only 205 90 115
Living alone 2,455 725 1,735
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 8,615 4,750 3,865
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 40,010 ... ...
Census-family households 30,885 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 29,485 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 25,820 ... ...
Without children 11,800 ... ...
With children 14,025 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 3,660 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 1,400 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 1,060 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 700 ... ...
Without children 315 ... ...
With children 385 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 360 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 335 ... ...
Non-census-family households 9,125 ... ...
One-person households 8,365 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 760 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 40,010 ... ...
Single-detached house 27,025 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 110 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 385 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 12,485 ... ...
Semi-detached house 2,660 ... ...
Row house 790 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 1,115 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 7,810 ... ...
Other single-attached house 105 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 40,010 ... ...
1 person 8,360 ... ...
2 persons 14,570 ... ...
3 persons 6,965 ... ...
4 persons 7,230 ... ...
5 persons 2,195 ... ...
6 or more persons 685 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 102,600 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 2.6 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,040 51,480 52,560
  Single responses  103,245 51,090 52,150
    English  1,780 885 895
    French  99,170 49,025 50,140
    Non-official languages  2,295 1,180 1,115
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 0 0
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,265 1,160 1,105
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 5
        Afrikaans  5 5 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  0 0 0
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  320 175 150
        Armenian  5 5 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Bengali  5 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 5
        Bosnian  5 0 0
        Bulgarian  25 10 10
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  5 0 5
        Chinese, n.o.s.  50 25 30
        Creoles  70 35 30
        Croatian  5 5 5
        Czech  5 5 5
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  40 20 20
        Estonian  0 0 5
        Finnish  5 0 0
        Flemish  5 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  75 40 35
        Greek  55 35 15
        Gujarati  0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 0 5
        Hindi  0 0 0
        Hungarian  20 10 10
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  360 210 155
        Japanese  10 5 5
        Khmer (Cambodian)  30 10 15
        Korean  10 0 5
        Kurdish  5 5 0
        Lao  10 5 5
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  10 0 0
        Lithuanian  5 0 5
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  5 0 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  25 5 15
        Marathi  0 0 5
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  20 5 10
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  20 10 10
        Persian (Farsi)  35 15 20
        Polish  50 25 30
        Portuguese  160 85 75
        Romanian  90 50 40
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 5
        Russian  35 15 20
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  5 5 5
        Serbo-Croatian  5 5 5
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  0 5 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  0 5 0
        Spanish  555 270 290
        Swahili  0 0 0
        Swedish  0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  10 0 10
        Taiwanese  5 0 0
        Tamil  0 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  10 5 5
        Ukrainian  5 0 0
        Urdu  10 5 5
        Vietnamese  50 20 25
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 25 10 15
  Multiple responses          805 390 410
    English and French  545 260 275
    English and non-official language  30 10 20
    French and non-official language  200 95 105
    English, French and non-official language 30 15 10
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,045 51,485 52,565
  English only 265 145 120
  French only 58,310 26,900 31,410
  English and French 45,380 24,395 20,985
  Neither English nor French 85 35 45
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,045 51,480 52,560
  English 2,170 1,090 1,075
  French 101,285 50,095 51,190
  English and French 510 255 260
  Neither English nor French 75 35 40
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 2,425 1,220 1,205
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 2.3 2.4 2.3
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,045 51,480 52,565
  Single responses 103,060 51,005 52,055
    English 1,525 775 755
    French 100,760 49,860 50,900
    Non-official languages 770 370 395
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 770 375 395
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
        Albanian 0 0 0
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 110 55 60
        Armenian 0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Bengali 0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0
        Bosnian 0 0 0
        Bulgarian 10 5 5
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 0 0 0
        Chinese, n.o.s. 40 15 25
        Creoles 15 5 5
        Croatian 0 0 0
        Czech 0 0 0
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 10 0 5
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0
        Flemish 5 0 5
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 20 10 10
        Greek 5 5 5
        Gujarati 0 0 0
        Hakka 0 0 0
        Hebrew 0 0 0
        Hindi 0 0 0
        Hungarian 5 0 5
        Ilocano 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Italian 35 15 20
        Japanese 5 0 5
        Khmer (Cambodian) 10 0 5
        Korean 5 5 0
        Kurdish 5 5 0
        Lao 0 0 0
        Latvian 0 0 0
        Lingala 0 0 0
        Lithuanian 0 0 0
        Macedonian 0 0 0
        Malay 0 0 0
        Malayalam 0 0 0
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 10 5 5
        Marathi 0 0 5
        Nepali 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
        Pashto 15 5 10
        Persian (Farsi) 25 10 10
        Polish 10 5 5
        Portuguese 55 20 30
        Romanian 40 20 20
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
        Russian 10 5 5
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 5 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian 5 0 5
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 10 5 5
        Sindhi 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slovak 0 0 0
        Slovenian 0 0 0
        Somali 0 0 0
        Spanish 270 140 130
        Swahili 0 0 0
        Swedish 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0 0 0
        Taiwanese 0 0 0
        Tamil 0 0 0
        Telugu 0 0 0
        Thai 5 0 0
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 10 5 0
        Ukrainian 0 0 0
        Urdu 0 5 0
        Vietnamese 20 10 10
        Yiddish 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 0 0 0
  Multiple responses         985 475 510
    English and French 520 255 270
    English and non-official language 35 15 15
    French and non-official language 360 170 190
    English, French and non-official language 70 35 35
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 104,045 51,480 52,560
  None 96,420 47,570 48,840
  Single responses  7,370 3,775 3,595
    English  5,215 2,720 2,500
    French  1,150 565 580
    Non-official languages  1,005 490 510
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 5 0
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 970 475 495
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  0 5 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  0 0 0
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  145 75 75
        Armenian  0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Bengali  0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  10 5 5
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  5 5 0
        Chinese, n.o.s.  5 0 5
        Creoles  70 30 35
        Croatian  5 0 0
        Czech  5 0 0
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  15 5 10
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 5 0
        Flemish  0 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  20 10 10
        Greek  30 15 15
        Gujarati  0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 0 0
        Hindi  0 0 0
        Hungarian  5 5 5
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  140 75 70
        Japanese  5 5 0
        Khmer (Cambodian)  10 5 5
        Korean  0 0 0
        Kurdish  0 0 0
        Lao  10 0 5
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  10 5 5
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  0 0 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  5 0 5
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  5 5 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  0 0 0
        Polish  15 0 10
        Portuguese  70 30 35
        Romanian  25 10 10
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0
        Russian  20 10 15
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  0 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian  0 0 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 5
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  0 0 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  295 140 150
        Swahili  0 0 0
        Swedish  5 5 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  0 0 0
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  0 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  10 5 5
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  0 0 0
        Ukrainian  5 0 0
        Urdu  5 5 0
        Vietnamese  10 0 5
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 30 10 15
  Multiple responses          255 130 130
    English and French  50 30 20
    English and non-official language  175 80 95
    French and non-official language  35 20 15
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0

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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. Verchères - Les Patriotes, Quebec (Code 24074) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released June 26, 2013.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 21, 2017).

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