NHS Profile, Beauport--Limoilou, Quebec, 2011

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NHS data, Beauport--Limoilou, Quebec. Table summary
The table shows total, male and female data (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Beauport--Limoilou
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 89,460 42,980 46,480
Canadian citizens 86,700 41,560 45,135
Canadian citizens aged under 18 12,895 6,400 6,490
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 73,810 35,160 38,645
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 2,755 1,415 1,345
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 89,460 42,975 46,480
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 84,005 40,075 43,935
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 5,100 2,730 2,365
Before 1971 300 160 145
1971 to 1980 235 170 60
1981 to 1990 570 340 230
1991 to 2000 745 400 345
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 3,245 1,660 1,585
2001 to 2005 1,280 680 600
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 1,965 980 980
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 355 175 180
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 5,095 2,725 2,370
Under 5 years 680 300 380
5 to 14 years 930 550 380
15 to 24 years 980 520 460
25 to 44 years 2,240 1,245 995
45 years and over 275 120 155
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 89,455 42,980 46,480
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 84,000 40,075 43,930
Born in province of residence 82,450 39,415 43,040
Born outside province of residence 1,550 660 890
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 5,100 2,730 2,370
Americas 1,650 855 795
United States 125 55 70
Jamaica 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Haiti 155 70 80
Mexico 80 35 50
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0
Colombia 765 385 385
El Salvador 110 70 45
Peru 20 10 10
Chile 50 25 25
Other places of birth in Americas 335 200 130
Europe 1,435 720 720
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 20 0 0
Italy 60 40 15
Germany 60 30 30
Poland 20 0 0
Portugal 50 20 25
Netherlands 0 0 0
France 570 250 315
Romania 55 35 20
Russian Federation 55 30 30
Greece 0 0 0
Ukraine 65 0 40
Croatia 0 0 0
Hungary 0 0 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 95 60 40
Serbia 0 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 340 165 175
Africa 1,390 855 535
Morocco 220 145 70
Algeria 165 90 70
Egypt 0 0 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 990 595 390
Asia 615 295 320
India 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 120 35 85
Philippines 0 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 75 45 30
Pakistan 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 20 0 0
Lebanon 20 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Afghanistan 40 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 280 145 135
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 19 355 175 180
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 1,965 980 985
Americas 775 375 405
United States 0 0 0
Mexico 20 15 0
Cuba 50 0 25
Haiti 15 0 20
Jamaica 0 0 0
Brazil 30 15 15
Colombia 475 210 260
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 15 0 0
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 145 90 55
Europe 320 150 170
France 180 80 100
Germany 0 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 75 35 50
Africa 655 375 280
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 75 45 35
Egypt 0 0 0
Morocco 105 55 45
Tunisia 50 30 25
Cameroon 70 30 35
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 30 0 20
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 325 210 120
Asia 210 85 125
Philippines 0 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 30 0 25
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 55 25 35
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 85 45 35
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 89,460 42,975 46,480
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 5,630 2,960 2,675
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 3,050 1,465 1,585
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 80,770 38,550 42,225
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 89,455 42,980 46,480
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 4,340 2,315 2,020
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 160 80 85
Chinese 170 65 110
Black 1,590 895 700
Filipino 0 0 0
Latin American 1,235 640 600
Arab 600 345 255
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 325 155 170
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 50 0 0
Korean 30 15 15
Japanese 70 35 40
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 20 20 0
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 80 55 25
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 85,120 40,660 44,460
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 89,460 42,980 46,480
North American Aboriginal origins 2,745 1,255 1,485
First Nations (North American Indian) 2,565 1,195 1,375
Inuit 35 20 15
Métis 185 65 120
Other North American origins 65,455 31,030 34,420
Acadian 580 280 300
American 340 155 190
Canadian 60,915 28,745 32,170
New Brunswicker 0 0 0
Newfoundlander 0 0 0
Nova Scotian 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0
Québécois 4,370 2,210 2,165
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 0 0 0
European origins 36,075 17,735 18,335
British Isles origins 6,135 3,025 3,110
Channel Islander 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 990 490 500
Irish 4,325 2,100 2,225
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 1,395 690 705
Welsh 0 0 0
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 70 55 15
French origins 29,770 14,495 15,280
Alsatian 10 0 0
Breton 260 125 140
French 29,580 14,430 15,155
Western European origins (except French origins) 1,875 915 960
Austrian 25 20 0
Belgian 550 245 305
Dutch 50 25 25
Flemish 50 30 20
Frisian 0 0 0
German 1,060 535 525
Luxembourger 0 0 0
Swiss 195 90 95
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 120 65 55
Danish 50 35 20
Finnish 0 0 0
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 30 0 15
Swedish 20 0 0
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 0 0 0
Eastern European origins 645 290 350
Bulgarian 55 30 25
Byelorussian 0 0 0
Czech 0 0 0
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Hungarian 45 30 20
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Moldovan 0 0 0
Polish 170 65 105
Romanian 130 75 55
Russian 100 50 60
Slovak 0 0 0
Ukrainian 140 55 85
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 2,105 1,095 1,015
Albanian 145 90 55
Bosnian 100 50 50
Croatian 15 10 0
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 30 0 25
Italian 1,050 545 500
Kosovar 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 335 155 180
Serbian 70 35 0
Sicilian 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Spanish 440 245 200
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 20 0 0
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 150 45 100
Basque 25 0 15
Jewish 45 20 25
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 75 20 55
Caribbean origins 450 220 235
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 0 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 105 55 50
Dominican 60 35 30
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 270 125 145
Jamaican 30 0 20
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 0 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins 1,435 690 750
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 75 40 30
Argentinian 0 0 0
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 25 0 0
Brazilian 50 30 20
Chilean 80 40 40
Colombian 775 350 425
Costa Rican 0 0 0
Ecuadorian 0 0 0
Guatemalan 15 0 10
Guyanese 0 0 0
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 25 0 0
Maya 0 0 0
Mexican 120 45 75
Nicaraguan 0 0 0
Panamanian 0 0 0
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 35 20 15
Salvadorean 155 65 90
Uruguayan 0 0 0
Venezuelan 20 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 65 45 20
African origins 1,900 1,110 790
Central and West African origins 675 395 280
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 0 0 0
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 45 45 0
Burkinabe 15 0 10
Cameroonian 95 60 35
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 250 120 125
Gabonese 0 0 0
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 0 0 0
Guinean 25 0 10
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 40 20 20
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 20 0 15
Nigerian 20 0 0
Peulh 0 0 0
Senegalese 35 20 15
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 115 95 20
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 60 35 20
North African origins 605 325 280
Algerian 200 100 95
Berber 65 35 25
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 30 0 20
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 20 0 15
Moroccan 185 115 70
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 130 60 65
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins 440 275 160
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 185 125 55
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 25 0 0
Mauritian 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 180 100 85
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
South African 0 0 0
Tanzanian 15 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 35 25 0
Other African origins 260 155 105
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 0 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 260 155 105
Asian origins 1,320 690 630
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 395 250 145
Afghan 50 30 0
Arab, n.o.s. 190 125 65
Armenian 25 0 15
Assyrian 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Iranian 0 0 0
Iraqi 0 0 0
Israeli 0 0 0
Jordanian 0 0 0
Kazakh 0 0 0
Kurd 0 0 0
Kuwaiti 0 0 0
Lebanese 105 60 40
Palestinian 0 0 0
Pashtun 0 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 0 0 0
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 20 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 10 0 0
South Asian origins 130 50 80
Bangladeshi 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 40 20 25
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 60 20 40
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 30 15 10
East and Southeast Asian origins 790 380 410
Burmese 40 30 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 200 95 105
Chinese 275 115 160
Filipino 0 0 0
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 0 0 0
Japanese 50 0 35
Korean 50 40 15
Laotian 15 0 0
Malaysian 25 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0
Vietnamese 145 65 80
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 89,460 42,975 46,480
Buddhist 420 205 215
Christian 76,215 35,635 40,575
Anglican 40 25 20
Baptist 130 75 60
Catholic 73,585 34,270 39,315
Christian Orthodox 250 135 115
Lutheran 90 35 50
Pentecostal 435 240 195
Presbyterian 0 0 0
United Church 0 0 0
Other Christian 1,665 865 800
Hindu 55 20 40
Jewish 0 0 0
Muslim 1,130 615 515
Sikh 0 0 0
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 245 130 115
No religious affiliation 11,385 6,365 5,020
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 89,460 42,980 46,480
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 965 395 570
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 610 255 355
Métis single identity 275 110 160
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 40 20 20
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 30 10 20
Non-Aboriginal identity 88,495 42,585 45,910
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 89,460 42,980 46,480
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 385 160 225
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 89,075 42,815 46,260
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 89,460 42,980 46,480
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 2,740 1,255 1,480
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 2,565 1,190 1,370
Métis ancestry 190 70 120
Inuit ancestry 35 20 15
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 86,720 41,720 45,000
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 7,375 3,450 3,925
Aboriginal languages 105 25 80
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 65 15 45
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 7,275 3,430 3,845
Italian 270 110 160
Portuguese 215 125 90
Romanian 55 35 25
Spanish 3,860 1,665 2,190
Dutch 35 30 0
Flemish 0 0 0
German 350 165 185
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 90 45 45
Bulgarian 45 25 25
Croatian 0 0 0
Czech 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 20 0 0
Russian 240 130 105
Serbian 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 75 45 0
Slovak 0 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Ukrainian 80 40 45
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Greek 15 0 0
Armenian 10 0 0
Albanian 140 90 55
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Hungarian 15 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0
Berber languages (Kabyle) 10 0 0
Oromo 60 45 20
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 560 300 265
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 100 35 60
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 40 25 0
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 80 35 45
Korean 0 0 0
Cantonese 10 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 40 20 20
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 75 30 40
Lao 15 0 0
Thai 0 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 200 100 100
Vietnamese 85 40 50
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 65 35 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 210 135 80
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 95 45 50
Swahili 265 150 115
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 25 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 115 75 45
African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creoles 100 30 65
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 335 200 130
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 88,580 42,530 46,055
Non-movers 75,445 36,335 39,110
Movers 13,140 6,195 6,945
Non-migrants 10,335 4,875 5,460
Migrants 2,810 1,325 1,485
Internal migrants 2,390 1,170 1,220
Intraprovincial migrants 2,245 1,105 1,140
Interprovincial migrants 145 60 80
External migrants 420 155 265
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 85,455 41,050 44,405
Non-movers 49,095 23,255 25,840
Movers 36,355 17,790 18,565
Non-migrants 26,615 12,860 13,755
Migrants 9,745 4,930 4,805
Internal migrants 7,830 3,980 3,845
Intraprovincial migrants 7,390 3,760 3,630
Interprovincial migrants 435 220 220
External migrants 1,910 955 960
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 78,375 37,465 40,905
No certificate, diploma or degree 16,240 7,165 9,075
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 18,680 8,285 10,395
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 43,455 22,015 21,440
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 13,940 8,575 5,365
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 14,735 6,515 8,220
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 3,010 1,200 1,815
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 11,765 5,725 6,045
Bachelor's degree 8,130 3,860 4,270
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 3,640 1,865 1,775
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 52,035 25,715 26,315
No certificate, diploma or degree 6,255 3,245 3,010
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 11,235 5,215 6,015
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 34,545 17,255 17,295
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 10,780 6,465 4,320
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 11,490 5,100 6,390
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 1,995 780 1,215
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10,280 4,915 5,365
Bachelor's degree 7,120 3,350 3,775
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 3,160 1,565 1,595
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 78,375 37,465 40,910
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 34,920 15,445 19,470
Education 3,170 870 2,300
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,070 990 1,080
Humanities 2,825 1,355 1,470
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,945 1,480 2,465
Business, management and public administration 9,270 3,475 5,790
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,180 660 515
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 2,095 1,425 675
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 8,550 7,960 590
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 880 525 360
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 5,435 1,030 4,400
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,990 2,235 1,750
Other fields of studyNational Household Survey data footnote 79 35 0 40
Total population aged 15 years and over by location of study compared with province or territory of residenceNational Household Survey data footnote 80 78,370 37,465 40,905
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 34,920 15,450 19,470
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 43,455 22,015 21,440
Location of study inside Canada 41,665 21,035 20,625
Same as province or territory of residence 41,060 20,730 20,330
Another province or territory 610 310 300
Location of study outside Canada 1,785 980 810
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 51,575 26,430 25,145
Single responses 50,675 25,950 24,725
English 650 390 265
French 49,970 25,530 24,435
Non-official languages 60 30 30
Chinese, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Spanish 35 15 20
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 20 0 0
Multiple responses 900 480 415
English and French 750 430 320
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 90 0 55
English, French and non-official language 65 20 45
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 51,575 26,435 25,140
English 650 390 260
French 49,970 25,535 24,435
Non-official language 60 30 25
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 60 25 25
English and French 750 430 320
English and non-official language 0 0 0
French and non-official language 90 0 55
English, French and non-official language 65 20 45
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 78,375 37,465 40,910
In the labour force 48,815 25,020 23,795
Employed 46,310 23,600 22,710
Unemployed 2,505 1,425 1,085
Not in the labour force 29,555 12,445 17,110
Participation rate 62.3 66.8 58.2
Employment rate 59.1 63.0 55.5
Unemployment rate 5.1 5.7 4.6
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 48,815 25,020 23,795
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 880 475 410
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 47,935 24,555 23,385
Employee 44,815 22,580 22,230
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 3,120 1,970 1,150
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 48,815 25,020 23,790
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 880 470 410
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 47,940 24,550 23,390
0 Management occupations 3,045 1,805 1,235
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 8,660 2,710 5,950
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 3,645 2,690 955
3 Health occupations 3,730 760 2,975
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 5,500 1,815 3,690
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,575 825 750
6 Sales and service occupations 14,345 7,130 7,210
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 5,590 5,390 205
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 325 295 30
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 1,520 1,125 395
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 48,820 25,020 23,790
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 880 470 410
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 47,935 24,550 23,385
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 110 75 35
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 50 35 0
22 Utilities 325 260 65
23 Construction 2,400 2,160 245
31-33 Manufacturing 3,050 2,245 810
41 Wholesale trade 1,525 1,120 410
44-45 Retail trade 6,075 2,920 3,150
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 1,815 1,455 360
51 Information and cultural industries 960 590 365
52 Finance and insurance 1,680 595 1,085
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 725 455 265
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 3,175 1,745 1,435
55 Management of companies and enterprises 25 15 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,290 1,460 835
61 Educational services 2,975 1,055 1,920
62 Health care and social assistance 7,405 1,820 5,590
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 860 465 395
72 Accommodation and food services 4,560 2,315 2,250
81 Other services (except public administration) 2,465 1,145 1,320
91 Public administration 5,455 2,625 2,835
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 48,815 25,025 23,795
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,165 1,025 1,145
Worked in 2010 46,650 24,000 22,650
1 to 13 weeks 1,685 790 895
14 to 26 weeks 2,935 1,410 1,520
27 to 39 weeks 3,150 1,730 1,420
40 to 48 weeks 8,890 4,455 4,440
49 to 52 weeks 29,990 15,620 14,370
Average weeks worked in 2010 45.6 45.8 45.5
Full-time or part-time weeks worked
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by full-time or part-time weeks worked in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 93 48,815 25,020 23,795
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,160 1,025 1,145
Worked in 2010 46,650 24,000 22,650
Worked full-time in 2010 38,005 20,565 17,435
Worked part-time in 2010 8,645 3,430 5,220
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 46,310 23,600 22,710
Worked at home 1,945 975 970
Worked outside Canada 55 40 15
No fixed workplace address 3,785 2,865 915
Worked at usual place 40,530 19,720 20,810
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 44,315 22,585 21,725
Car, truck or van - as a driver 30,075 16,625 13,445
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,865 760 1,105
Public transit 8,060 3,140 4,920
Walked 2,985 1,255 1,730
Bicycle 1,025 600 425
Other methods 310 200 105
Median commuting duration
Total employed population aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address by median commuting durationNational Household Survey data footnote 96 44,315 22,585 21,730
Median commuting duration 16.0 16.0 16.0
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 44,310 22,590 21,725
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 9,775 6,670 3,110
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 26,020 11,370 14,650
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 8,515 4,540 3,970
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 46,715 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 43,715 ... ...
Major repairs needed 3,000 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 46,715 ... ...
1960 or before 16,705 ... ...
1961 to 1980 16,415 ... ...
1981 to 1990 5,355 ... ...
1991 to 2000 3,700 ... ...
2001 to 2005 2,100 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 2,445 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 46,715 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 26,020 ... ...
5 rooms 8,250 ... ...
6 rooms 4,250 ... ...
7 rooms 2,765 ... ...
8 or more rooms 5,425 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 4.8 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 46,720 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 12,800 ... ...
2 bedrooms 18,925 ... ...
3 bedrooms 11,085 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 3,915 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 46,715 ... ...
Owner 17,680 ... ...
Renter 29,035 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 46,720 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 4,705 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 42,010 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 46,715 ... ...
1 household maintainer 32,440 ... ...
2 household maintainers 13,745 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 530 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 46,715 ... ...
Under 25 years 2,285 ... ...
25 to 34 years 8,160 ... ...
35 to 44 years 6,450 ... ...
45 to 54 years 9,330 ... ...
55 to 64 years 9,095 ... ...
65 to 74 years 6,120 ... ...
75 years and over 5,280 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 46,715 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 46,360 ... ...
More than one person per room 355 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 46,715 ... ...
Suitable 45,085 ... ...
Not suitable 1,635 ... ...
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 46,685 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 34,430 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 12,255 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 10,445 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 17,680 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 60.8 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 14.3 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 841 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 880 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 205,712 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 222,260 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 29,035 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 12.4 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 33.5 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 611 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 640 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 78,375 37,465 40,910
Without income 2,130 925 1,205
With income 76,245 36,540 39,700
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 5,115 2,505 2,610
$5,000 to $9,999 5,830 2,340 3,485
$10,000 to $14,999 9,155 3,510 5,645
$15,000 to $19,999 9,015 3,465 5,550
$20,000 to $29,999 13,660 6,295 7,365
$30,000 to $39,999 12,175 6,025 6,145
$40,000 to $49,999 8,100 4,115 3,985
$50,000 to $59,999 5,340 3,080 2,260
$60,000 to $79,999 5,250 3,235 2,010
$80,000 to $99,999 1,445 965 480
$100,000 and over 1,160 1,005 155
$100,000 to $124,999 680 580 95
$125,000 and over 485 420 60
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 26,406 30,313 23,304
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 31,341 35,283 27,713
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 78,375 37,460 40,910
Without after-tax income 2,135 925 1,215
With after-tax income 76,235 36,540 39,695
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 5,300 2,560 2,740
$5,000 to $9,999 6,110 2,360 3,745
$10,000 to $14,999 9,135 3,560 5,570
$15,000 to $19,999 10,185 4,050 6,135
$20,000 to $29,999 16,985 8,145 8,840
$30,000 to $39,999 13,465 6,795 6,665
$40,000 to $49,999 7,835 4,245 3,595
$50,000 to $59,999 4,020 2,530 1,485
$60,000 to $79,999 2,375 1,555 820
$80,000 to $99,999 530 475 50
$100,000 and over 300 255 45
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 24,284 27,115 21,887
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 26,955 29,723 24,408
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 82.5 86.8 77.4
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 68.9 72.7 64.5
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 66.3 69.2 62.9
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 2.7 3.5 1.6
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 2.2 2.4 2.0
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 9.8 10.6 8.9
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.5 1.1 2.0
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 17.5 13.2 22.6
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 4.9 4.2 5.7
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 5.2 3.5 7.1
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 1.9 1.9 2.0
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 1.9 0.2 3.9
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 3.6 3.3 3.9
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 14.0 15.8 11.9
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 86.0 84.3 88.1
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 1.2 1.6 0.7
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 25,865 14,035 11,830
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 37,716 40,016 35,210
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 42,168 45,720 37,954
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 24,005 ... ...
Median family income ($) 60,676 ... ...
Average family income ($) 69,187 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 53,530 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 59,103 ... ...
Average family size 2.7 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 11,220 ... ...
Median family income ($) 55,381 ... ...
Average family income ($) 62,338 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 48,406 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 53,041 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 7,650 ... ...
Median family income ($) 86,580 ... ...
Average family income ($) 92,379 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 75,085 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 78,217 ... ...
Average family size 3.8 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 4,470 ... ...
Median family income ($) 45,188 ... ...
Average family income ($) 48,799 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 42,170 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 43,111 ... ...
Average family size 2.4 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 25,735 11,935 13,805
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 24,037 25,823 22,461
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 28,321 29,437 27,356
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 22,420 23,516 21,548
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 24,727 25,287 24,242
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 89,460 42,975 46,480
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 58,120 27,105 31,010
In bottom decile 11,195 5,420 5,775
In second decile 13,205 5,365 7,840
In third decile 11,055 5,235 5,820
In fourth decile 11,700 5,695 6,010
In fifth decile 10,965 5,395 5,570
In top half of the Canadian distribution 31,340 15,870 15,465
In sixth decile 9,940 4,770 5,170
In seventh decile 7,770 3,905 3,865
In eighth decile 6,680 3,590 3,090
In ninth decile 4,905 2,500 2,400
In top decile 2,050 1,100 945
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 46,715 ... ...
Under $5,000 1,335 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 1,440 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 3,130 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 3,935 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 6,345 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 6,660 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 5,085 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,440 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 5,780 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 3,715 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 2,410 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 1,220 ... ...
$150,000 and over 1,225 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 46,715 ... ...
Under $5,000 1,355 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 1,445 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 3,150 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 4,250 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 7,530 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 7,715 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 5,820 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,500 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 5,375 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 2,995 ... ...
$100,000 and over 2,570 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 1,650 ... ...
$125,000 and over 920 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 46,715 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 40,903 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 51,150 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 37,160 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 43,988 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 20,565 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 25,455 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 29,564 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 23,395 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 25,745 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 26,155 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 59,562 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 68,118 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 52,823 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 58,330 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 89,460 42,980 46,480
Less than 18 years 13,565 6,765 6,805
Less than 6 years 4,700 2,275 2,420
18 to 64 years 60,410 29,870 30,535
65 years and over 15,480 6,340 9,140
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 18,370 7,890 10,480
Less than 18 years 2,635 1,260 1,375
Less than 6 years 1,000 455 545
18 to 64 years 11,845 5,590 6,250
65 years and over 3,895 1,045 2,855
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 20.5 18.4 22.5
Less than 18 years (%) 19.4 18.6 20.2
Less than 6 years (%) 21.3 20.0 22.5
18 to 64 years (%) 19.6 18.7 20.5
65 years and over (%) 25.2 16.5 31.2

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National Household Survey data: Footnotes

Footnote 1

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

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Footnote 2

Includes persons who are stateless.

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Footnote 3

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

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Footnote 4

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

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Footnote 5

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

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Footnote 6

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

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Footnote 7

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

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Footnote 8

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

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Footnote 9

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

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Footnote 10

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

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Footnote 11

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

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Footnote 12

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

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Footnote 13

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

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Footnote 14

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

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The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.

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Footnote 16

The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.

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Footnote 17

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

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Footnote 18

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

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Footnote 19

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

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Footnote 20

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

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Footnote 21

The official name of Venezuela is Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

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Footnote 22

The official name of Moldova is Republic of Moldova.

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Footnote 23

The official name of Syria is Syrian Arab Republic.

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Footnote 24

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

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Footnote 25

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

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Footnote 26

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

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Footnote 27

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

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Footnote 28

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

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Footnote 29

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

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Footnote 30

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

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Footnote 31

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

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Footnote 32

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

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Footnote 33

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

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Footnote 34

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

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Footnote 35

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

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Footnote 36

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

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Footnote 37

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

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Footnote 38

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

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Footnote 39

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

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Footnote 40

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

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Footnote 41

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

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Footnote 42

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

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Footnote 43

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

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Footnote 44

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

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Footnote 45

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

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Footnote 46

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

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Footnote 47

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

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Footnote 48

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

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Footnote 49

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

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Footnote 50

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

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Footnote 51

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

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Footnote 52

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

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Footnote 53

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

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Footnote 54

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

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Footnote 55

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

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

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Includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.'

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Footnote 80

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

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Footnote 81

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

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Footnote 82

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

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Footnote 83

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

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

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

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

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

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Footnote 88

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

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Footnote 89

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

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Footnote 90

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

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Footnote 91

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

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Footnote 92

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

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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. Beauport--Limoilou, Quebec (Code 24008) (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, Beauport--Limoilou, 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 Beauport--Limoilou
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 .. ... ...
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 .. ... ...
2006 to 2011 population change (%) .. ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 .. ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 .. ... ...
Population density per square kilometre .. ... ...
Land area (square km) .. ... ...
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 92,950 44,380 48,570
0 to 4 years 3,975 2,000 1,980
5 to 9 years 3,385 1,705 1,680
10 to 14 years 3,610 1,875 1,735
15 to 19 years 4,745 2,380 2,365
15 years 810 395 420
16 years 815 410 405
17 years 965 490 475
18 years 1,000 510 485
19 years 1,150 570 580
20 to 24 years 6,445 3,125 3,315
25 to 29 years 7,400 3,830 3,570
30 to 34 years 6,660 3,460 3,200
35 to 39 years 5,240 2,745 2,495
40 to 44 years 5,220 2,695 2,530
45 to 49 years 6,905 3,405 3,495
50 to 54 years 7,745 3,800 3,950
55 to 59 years 7,160 3,445 3,710
60 to 64 years 6,500 3,005 3,495
65 to 69 years 5,295 2,410 2,885
70 to 74 years 3,990 1,685 2,305
75 to 79 years 3,350 1,270 2,075
80 to 84 years 2,750 910 1,845
85 years and over 2,575 640 1,940
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 44.8 41.9 47.2
% of the population aged 15 and over 88.2 87.4 88.9
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 81,975 38,805 43,175
Married or living with a common-law partner 38,510 19,285 19,225
Married (and not separated) 20,640 10,300 10,340
Living common law 17,865 8,985 8,885
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 43,470 19,520 23,950
Single (never legally married) 29,315 15,155 14,160
Separated 1,380 585 800
Divorced 7,125 2,710 4,420
Widowed 5,645 1,070 4,575
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 23,690 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 14,630 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 4,690 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 3,245 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 1,125 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 23,690 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 18,935 ... ...
Married couples 10,020 ... ...
Without children at home 6,135 ... ...
With children at home 3,880 ... ...
1 child 1,710 ... ...
2 children 1,535 ... ...
3 or more children 640 ... ...
Common-law couples 8,920 ... ...
Without children at home 5,160 ... ...
With children at home 3,760 ... ...
1 child 1,865 ... ...
2 children 1,475 ... ...
3 or more children 420 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 4,750 ... ...
Female parent 3,710 ... ...
1 child 2,580 ... ...
2 children 885 ... ...
3 or more children 245 ... ...
Male parent 1,040 ... ...
1 child 750 ... ...
2 children 230 ... ...
3 or more children 55 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 19,675 ... ...
Under six years of age 4,645 ... ...
6 to 14 years 6,230 ... ...
15 to 17 years 2,455 ... ...
18 to 24 years 4,210 ... ...
25 years and over 2,130 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 0.8 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 89,445 43,065 46,385
Number of persons not in census families 27,150 12,650 14,500
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 1,645 740 900
Living with non-relatives only 4,905 2,880 2,025
Living alone 20,595 9,020 11,570
Number of census family persons 62,300 30,415 31,880
Average number of persons per census family 2.6 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 15,490 6,300 9,190
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 7,220 2,000 5,220
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 490 110 385
Living with non-relatives only 410 205 205
Living alone 6,315 1,685 4,630
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 8,275 4,305 3,970
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 46,705 ... ...
Census-family households 23,550 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 22,590 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 18,270 ... ...
Without children 10,880 ... ...
With children 7,390 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 4,325 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 960 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 825 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 505 ... ...
Without children 310 ... ...
With children 195 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 320 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 135 ... ...
Non-census-family households 23,160 ... ...
One-person households 20,595 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 2,565 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 46,705 ... ...
Single-detached house 10,000 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 2,155 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 10 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 34,545 ... ...
Semi-detached house 1,005 ... ...
Row house 395 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 5,030 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 27,895 ... ...
Other single-attached house 220 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 46,710 ... ...
1 person 20,595 ... ...
2 persons 16,170 ... ...
3 persons 5,155 ... ...
4 persons 3,455 ... ...
5 persons 950 ... ...
6 or more persons 390 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 89,445 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 1.9 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 91,220 43,545 47,680
  Single responses  90,500 43,170 47,330
    English  980 500 475
    French  85,785 40,765 45,020
    Non-official languages  3,735 1,905 1,825
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 100 35 65
        Atikamekw    0 5 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  85 30 55
        Inuktitut  5 0 5
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 3,545 1,810 1,735
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 5
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  60 35 25
        Amharic  0 0 5
        Arabic  400 225 170
        Armenian  5 5 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 20 10 10
        Bengali  10 5 10
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  20 10 10
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  175 85 90
        Bulgarian  60 30 30
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  15 5 5
        Chinese, n.o.s.  75 35 35
        Creoles  70 35 30
        Croatian  15 5 5
        Czech  0 0 0
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  10 5 0
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 0 5
        Flemish  0 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  40 20 25
        Greek  15 5 10
        Gujarati  5 5 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 0 0
        Hindi  5 0 0
        Hungarian  15 5 5
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Italian  60 40 20
        Japanese  15 5 10
        Khmer (Cambodian)  90 45 45
        Korean  0 5 5
        Kurdish  15 10 10
        Lao  15 5 5
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  25 15 15
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  5 5 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  25 10 15
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  215 105 115
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 55 30 25
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  35 20 20
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  45 30 20
        Polish  20 10 15
        Portuguese  130 60 65
        Romanian  75 40 40
        Rundi (Kirundi)  135 70 65
        Russian  45 20 20
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  70 35 40
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Serbian  20 10 5
        Serbo-Croatian  35 20 20
        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 5 5
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  5 0 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  1,040 510 530
        Swahili  185 110 75
        Swedish  0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  10 5 5
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  0 5 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  10 10 0
        Ukrainian  10 5 5
        Urdu  5 5 0
        Vietnamese  105 50 55
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 95 65 30
  Multiple responses          720 375 350
    English and French  355 190 160
    English and non-official language  25 10 10
    French and non-official language  335 165 175
    English, French and non-official language 15 5 10
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 91,220 43,540 47,680
  English only 175 90 80
  French only 62,945 27,715 35,225
  English and French 27,710 15,565 12,145
  Neither English nor French 395 170 225
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 91,220 43,540 47,680
  English 1,070 555 515
  French 89,255 42,520 46,735
  English and French 525 305 220
  Neither English nor French 365 160 205
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 1,335 710 625
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 1.5 1.6 1.3
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 91,220 43,540 47,680
  Single responses 90,170 43,015 47,155
    English 550 280 280
    French 87,440 41,675 45,770
    Non-official languages 2,170 1,065 1,105
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 40 15 30
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 45 15 30
        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 2,080 1,025 1,055
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
        Albanian 40 20 20
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 145 80 70
        Armenian 5 0 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5
        Bengali 10 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 10 5 0
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0
        Bosnian 135 65 70
        Bulgarian 45 20 20
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 10 0 5
        Chinese, n.o.s. 60 30 30
        Creoles 10 5 10
        Croatian 5 0 0
        Czech 0 0 0
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 0 0 0
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0
        Flemish 0 0 0
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 5 5 0
        Greek 0 0 0
        Gujarati 5 0 5
        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 10 5 5
        Japanese 5 0 0
        Khmer (Cambodian) 50 25 30
        Korean 0 0 0
        Kurdish 10 5 5
        Lao 0 0 0
        Latvian 0 0 0
        Lingala 5 0 0
        Lithuanian 0 0 0
        Macedonian 0 0 0
        Malay 0 0 0
        Malayalam 0 0 0
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 15 10 10
        Marathi 0 0 0
        Nepali 210 105 115
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 15 5 10
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 15 10 10
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
        Pashto 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi) 25 20 10
        Polish 0 0 5
        Portuguese 60 25 35
        Romanian 60 30 30
        Rundi (Kirundi) 50 30 20
        Russian 25 10 10
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 10 5 10
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 10 5 5
        Serbo-Croatian 40 20 15
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 15 5 5
        Sindhi 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slovak 0 0 0
        Slovenian 0 0 0
        Somali 0 0 0
        Spanish 780 375 405
        Swahili 95 60 35
        Swedish 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0 0 0
        Taiwanese 0 0 0
        Tamil 0 0 0
        Telugu 0 0 0
        Thai 0 0 0
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 0 0 0
        Ukrainian 5 5 5
        Urdu 0 0 0
        Vietnamese 65 30 35
        Yiddish 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 45 30 20
  Multiple responses         1,055 525 525
    English and French 310 175 140
    English and non-official language 15 0 10
    French and non-official language 680 325 355
    English, French and non-official language 50 25 25
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 91,225 43,540 47,675
  None 86,005 40,755 45,255
  Single responses  4,990 2,670 2,320
    English  2,615 1,455 1,160
    French  1,135 575 560
    Non-official languages  1,235 635 600
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 35 15 20
        Atikamekw    0 0 5
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  30 15 15
        Inuktitut  5 0 5
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 1,150 600 550
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  5 5 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  10 5 10
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  160 95 65
        Armenian  0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Bengali  0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  5 5 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  40 25 15
        Bulgarian  5 5 5
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  5 5 5
        Chinese, n.o.s.  5 5 5
        Creoles  40 20 25
        Croatian  5 5 5
        Czech  0 0 0
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  0 0 0
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 0 0
        Flemish  5 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  20 10 15
        Greek  5 5 0
        Gujarati  0 5 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  0 0 0
        Hindi  0 5 0
        Hungarian  5 0 5
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 5
        Italian  20 10 10
        Japanese  15 5 5
        Khmer (Cambodian)  25 20 10
        Korean  0 0 0
        Kurdish  0 5 0
        Lao  5 0 5
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  20 10 15
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  0 5 0
        Malayalam  0 5 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  5 5 5
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 20 15 10
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  5 0 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  0 0 5
        Polish  5 5 5
        Portuguese  40 15 25
        Romanian  15 5 5
        Rundi (Kirundi)  55 30 25
        Russian  15 10 5
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  35 15 20
        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 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  385 195 195
        Swahili  75 50 30
        Swedish  0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  5 5 5
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  5 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  0 0 0
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  5 0 0
        Ukrainian  5 0 5
        Urdu  0 0 0
        Vietnamese  30 15 10
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 45 20 25
  Multiple responses          230 120 105
    English and French  40 25 15
    English and non-official language  155 80 75
    French and non-official language  30 20 15
    English, French and non-official language  0 5 0

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Data quality index: Data quality index showing a global non response rate higher than or equal to 25% (suppressed). Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

Incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement: There were 13 Indian reserves and Indian settlements where enumeration was not possible as a result of forest fires in Northern Ontario at the time of census collection. Collection for these communities was done at a later time. While the data are not included in the 2011 Census tabulations, it is expected that separate special tables showing data for these communities will be made available at a later date, subject to data quality evaluation. Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

... not applicable

A possible reason for the use of the three dots (...) symbol is:

  • A value that cannot be calculated such as a percentage change where the denominator is zero.

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. Beauport--Limoilou, Quebec (Code 24008) (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 18, 2017).

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