NHS Profile, Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, Quebec, 2011

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NHS data, Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, Quebec. Table summary
The table shows total, male and female data (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Rivière-des-Mille-Îles
Quebec
(Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 101,870 50,010 51,865
Canadian citizens 100,355 49,325 51,025
Canadian citizens aged under 18 23,220 11,915 11,305
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 77,130 37,410 39,720
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 1,525 685 840
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 101,875 50,010 51,860
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 94,800 46,465 48,335
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 6,900 3,445 3,450
Before 1971 1,065 590 475
1971 to 1980 1,195 645 555
1981 to 1990 1,105 550 555
1991 to 2000 1,440 720 725
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 2,085 950 1,135
2001 to 2005 1,110 520 590
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 970 420 550
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 170 95 80
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 6,900 3,445 3,455
Under 5 years 950 450 500
5 to 14 years 1,220 630 590
15 to 24 years 1,670 865 810
25 to 44 years 2,720 1,370 1,350
45 years and over 340 140 200
Immigrant status and selected places of birth
Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 9 101,870 50,005 51,865
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 94,800 46,465 48,330
Born in province of residence 91,975 45,225 46,755
Born outside province of residence 2,830 1,245 1,580
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 6,895 3,445 3,455
Americas 1,765 815 950
United States 505 205 295
Jamaica 25 0 15
Guyana 0 0 0
Haiti 360 185 170
Mexico 155 80 75
Trinidad and Tobago 0 0 0
Colombia 130 65 65
El Salvador 105 70 35
Peru 65 20 40
Chile 40 25 20
Other places of birth in Americas 360 145 215
Europe 2,640 1,380 1,265
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 160 70 90
Italy 285 185 100
Germany 170 105 70
Poland 60 30 30
Portugal 215 110 105
Netherlands 25 0 20
France 740 400 340
Romania 335 165 165
Russian Federation 170 75 95
Greece 55 30 30
Ukraine 40 25 0
Croatia 0 0 0
Hungary 0 0 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 0 0
Serbia 0 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 380 175 200
Africa 815 420 395
Morocco 285 120 170
Algeria 155 85 65
Egypt 75 50 25
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 285 155 130
Asia 1,675 825 850
India 20 0 0
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 125 20 105
Philippines 50 0 35
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 20 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 90 35 60
Pakistan 30 20 15
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 35 25 0
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 45 15 30
Lebanon 295 165 130
Taiwan 45 25 20
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Afghanistan 55 40 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 60 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 790 415 375
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 19 175 95 80
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 975 425 550
Americas 440 190 255
United States 115 45 70
Mexico 50 25 30
Cuba 0 0 0
Haiti 90 35 60
Jamaica 0 0 0
Brazil 40 20 20
Colombia 80 45 35
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 15 0 10
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 45 20 0
Europe 175 95 85
France 60 30 30
Germany 0 0 0
Poland 0 0 0
Romania 45 20 25
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 55 40 15
Africa 195 90 105
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 30 0 20
Egypt 0 0 0
Morocco 55 15 40
Tunisia 0 0 0
Cameroon 0 0 0
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 85 40 40
Asia 155 45 110
Philippines 30 0 15
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 15 0 0
India 0 0 0
Pakistan 0 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
South KoreaNational Household Survey data footnote 16 35 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Lebanon 35 20 15
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0
Nepal 0 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 0 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0
SyriaNational Household Survey data footnote 23 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 20 0 15
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 24 101,875 50,010 51,865
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 7,215 3,595 3,625
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 8,810 4,440 4,370
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 85,845 41,975 43,870
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 101,875 50,010 51,860
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 5,180 2,490 2,690
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 245 140 110
Chinese 320 120 200
Black 1,395 650 745
Filipino 65 20 45
Latin American 790 405 395
Arab 880 470 405
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 1,130 520 610
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 135 85 55
Korean 70 35 35
Japanese 25 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 45 0 0
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 80 0 65
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 96,690 47,520 49,170
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 101,875 50,010 51,865
North American Aboriginal origins 2,970 1,340 1,630
First Nations (North American Indian) 2,650 1,210 1,445
Inuit 40 0 30
Métis 330 150 180
Other North American origins 69,500 33,895 35,605
Acadian 365 145 215
American 590 300 285
Canadian 67,310 32,815 34,500
New Brunswicker 20 0 0
Newfoundlander 25 20 0
Nova Scotian 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0
Québécois 1,985 980 1,005
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 0 0 0
European origins 49,515 24,255 25,260
British Isles origins 10,790 5,190 5,595
Channel Islander 25 15 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 3,490 1,700 1,790
Irish 6,390 2,965 3,425
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 2,800 1,360 1,435
Welsh 130 65 65
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 510 270 245
French origins 33,800 16,265 17,535
Alsatian 20 0 15
Breton 210 130 80
French 33,640 16,180 17,465
Western European origins (except French origins) 3,580 1,705 1,875
Austrian 170 110 60
Belgian 1,055 535 510
Dutch 310 170 140
Flemish 15 0 0
Frisian 0 0 0
German 1,905 855 1,055
Luxembourger 30 0 20
Swiss 335 170 160
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 245 120 125
Danish 35 20 0
Finnish 25 20 0
Icelandic 0 0 0
Norwegian 90 40 50
Swedish 85 40 45
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 0 0 0
Eastern European origins 2,245 1,135 1,115
Bulgarian 35 0 20
Byelorussian 30 20 0
Czech 45 30 15
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 15 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Hungarian 400 200 195
Latvian 25 0 0
Lithuanian 45 35 0
Moldovan 0 0 0
Polish 520 255 260
Romanian 590 320 270
Russian 375 165 210
Slovak 40 20 15
Ukrainian 380 205 170
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 6,425 3,315 3,115
Albanian 10 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Croatian 15 0 0
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 620 340 285
Italian 4,245 2,180 2,070
Kosovar 0 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Maltese 15 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 925 500 425
Serbian 30 20 0
Sicilian 65 30 45
Slovenian 0 0 0
Spanish 715 325 390
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 40 20 20
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 1,930 1,050 880
Basque 25 15 0
Jewish 1,850 1,010 845
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 55 30 25
Caribbean origins 1,090 565 525
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 0 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 20 0 0
Dominican 115 50 65
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 810 425 390
Jamaican 100 60 40
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 20 0 0
Vincentian/Grenadinian 0 0 0
West Indian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 43 30 20 10
Latin, Central and South American origins 1,300 680 620
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 25 0 15
Argentinian 70 50 20
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 0 0 0
Brazilian 85 45 40
Chilean 160 80 80
Colombian 140 65 80
Costa Rican 0 0 0
Ecuadorian 0 0 0
Guatemalan 110 40 65
Guyanese 0 0 0
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 25 10 20
Maya 0 0 0
Mexican 275 155 125
Nicaraguan 15 0 0
Panamanian 15 0 0
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 95 55 40
Salvadorean 175 85 85
Uruguayan 0 0 0
Venezuelan 75 35 40
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 45 30 20
African origins 1,270 600 675
Central and West African origins 255 125 130
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 15 0 10
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 15 0 0
Burkinabe 0 0 0
Cameroonian 20 0 0
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 30 20 15
Gabonese 0 0 0
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 0 0 0
Guinean 105 45 65
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 45 20 20
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 0 0 0
Nigerian 0 0 0
Peulh 20 0 15
Senegalese 0 0 0
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 25 20 0
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 0 0 0
North African origins 895 420 470
Algerian 170 90 75
Berber 155 80 75
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 145 80 65
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 0 0 0
Moroccan 370 165 210
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 95 35 55
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins 20 10 0
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 0 0 0
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0
Mauritian 15 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 0 0 0
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
South African 0 0 0
Tanzanian 0 0 0
Tigrian 0 0 0
Ugandan 0 0 0
Zambian 0 0 0
Zimbabwean 0 0 0
Zulu 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 47 0 0 0
Other African origins 175 80 95
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 0 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 160 70 90
Asian origins 3,450 1,660 1,790
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 1,480 795 690
Afghan 100 65 35
Arab, n.o.s. 170 90 80
Armenian 185 90 90
Assyrian 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 20 0 0
Iranian 60 25 35
Iraqi 25 0 0
Israeli 0 0 0
Jordanian 0 0 0
Kazakh 0 0 0
Kurd 0 0 0
Kuwaiti 25 0 0
Lebanese 725 395 330
Palestinian 10 0 0
Pashtun 20 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 145 65 85
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 120 70 55
Uighur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Yemeni 0 0 0
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 50 0 0 0
South Asian origins 225 90 140
Bangladeshi 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 175 70 110
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Pakistani 35 15 20
Punjabi 0 0 0
Sinhalese 0 0 0
Sri Lankan 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0
South Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 51 0 0 0
East and Southeast Asian origins 1,750 780 970
Burmese 0 0 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 450 210 245
Chinese 460 165 290
Filipino 60 15 45
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 0 0 0
Japanese 65 45 25
Korean 70 35 35
Laotian 540 265 275
Malaysian 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 35 20 0
Thai 65 0 45
Tibetan 0 0 0
Vietnamese 165 70 95
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 55 101,875 50,010 51,865
Buddhist 725 325 400
Christian 85,270 41,090 44,175
Anglican 690 335 355
Baptist 275 125 150
Catholic 79,885 38,490 41,390
Christian Orthodox 1,010 565 450
Lutheran 65 30 40
Pentecostal 295 145 150
Presbyterian 105 50 55
United Church 370 190 180
Other Christian 2,570 1,165 1,405
Hindu 30 0 0
Jewish 2,175 1,160 1,015
Muslim 1,090 545 550
Sikh 0 0 0
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 120 40 80
No religious affiliation 12,430 6,820 5,615
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 101,875 50,010 51,860
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 935 405 530
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 490 205 290
Métis single identity 380 175 205
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 20 0 0
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 35 15 25
Non-Aboriginal identity 100,935 49,605 51,330
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 101,875 50,010 51,865
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 235 135 105
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 101,635 49,880 51,755
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 101,875 50,005 51,865
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 2,970 1,340 1,630
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 2,650 1,205 1,445
Métis ancestry 330 145 180
Inuit ancestry 40 0 30
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 98,900 48,670 50,230
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 12,905 6,380 6,530
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 65 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 66 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 12,895 6,375 6,525
Italian 1,555 790 760
Portuguese 525 275 245
Romanian 345 170 170
Spanish 3,760 1,720 2,040
Dutch 60 10 45
Flemish 40 20 0
German 415 195 225
Yiddish 2,040 1,110 935
Danish 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 20 15 0
Afrikaans 0 0 0
Gaelic languages 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 35 0 20
Croatian 0 0 0
Czech 15 0 0
Macedonian 0 0 0
Polish 155 75 75
Russian 310 155 155
Serbian 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
Slovak 20 0 0
Slovenian 0 0 0
Ukrainian 65 45 20
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Greek 360 200 160
Armenian 80 50 35
Albanian 10 0 0
Estonian 0 0 0
Finnish 0 0 0
Hungarian 50 0 45
Turkish 80 50 35
Berber languages (Kabyle) 45 15 25
Oromo 30 20 0
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 1,345 680 665
Hebrew 95 55 35
Maltese 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
Gujarati 25 0 0
Hindi 20 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 20 0 0
Sindhi 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 65 40 25
Nepali 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 20 20 0
Persian (Farsi) 135 85 50
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 65 55 0
Korean 40 0 25
Cantonese 30 0 0
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 35 0 25
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 100 40 55
Lao 500 245 255
Thai 55 15 30
Khmer (Cambodian) 375 170 205
Vietnamese 110 45 65
Bisayan languages 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino) 45 0 35
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 15 15 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 115 55 65
African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creoles 475 220 250
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 155 60 100
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 100,715 49,255 51,460
Non-movers 90,605 44,320 46,280
Movers 10,110 4,930 5,180
Non-migrants 3,890 1,900 1,990
Migrants 6,220 3,030 3,190
Internal migrants 6,070 2,975 3,105
Intraprovincial migrants 5,920 2,905 3,020
Interprovincial migrants 150 70 80
External migrants 150 60 90
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 96,080 46,880 49,200
Non-movers 64,480 31,675 32,800
Movers 31,600 15,200 16,395
Non-migrants 11,720 5,450 6,270
Migrants 19,880 9,755 10,125
Internal migrants 19,010 9,365 9,650
Intraprovincial migrants 18,585 9,170 9,420
Interprovincial migrants 425 195 230
External migrants 870 390 480
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 83,330 40,440 42,890
No certificate, diploma or degree 17,235 8,705 8,535
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 20,920 9,740 11,180
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 45,175 21,990 23,185
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 13,415 7,840 5,570
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 15,480 6,725 8,750
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 4,050 1,840 2,205
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 12,240 5,585 6,650
Bachelor's degree 8,530 3,725 4,805
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 3,705 1,860 1,850
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 56,505 27,425 29,080
No certificate, diploma or degree 7,455 4,000 3,460
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 12,630 5,835 6,795
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 36,415 17,595 18,820
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 10,425 5,950 4,470
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 11,965 5,225 6,740
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 3,220 1,515 1,705
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 10,810 4,905 5,905
Bachelor's degree 7,570 3,345 4,230
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 3,240 1,560 1,680
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 83,330 40,440 42,895
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 38,160 18,445 19,710
Education 3,065 605 2,460
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,930 750 1,175
Humanities 2,535 940 1,595
Social and behavioural sciences and law 3,675 1,185 2,490
Business, management and public administration 10,865 3,980 6,880
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,530 745 785
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 2,060 1,280 775
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 10,115 9,390 725
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 580 315 265
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 5,195 945 4,245
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,630 1,850 1,780
Other fields of studyNational Household Survey data footnote 79 0 0 0
Total population aged 15 years and over by location of study compared with province or territory of residenceNational Household Survey data footnote 80 83,330 40,440 42,890
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 38,155 18,445 19,710
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 45,175 21,995 23,185
Location of study inside Canada 43,220 20,985 22,230
Same as province or territory of residence 42,200 20,445 21,755
Another province or territory 1,020 540 475
Location of study outside Canada 1,955 1,010 945
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 60,225 31,115 29,105
Single responses 57,030 29,335 27,690
English 4,865 2,655 2,210
French 51,925 26,570 25,355
Non-official languages 235 105 125
Chinese, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Spanish 0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
German 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 82 0 0 0
Portuguese 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other languages 225 100 125
Multiple responses 3,195 1,785 1,415
English and French 3,050 1,690 1,360
English and non-official language 45 35 0
French and non-official language 30 15 15
English, French and non-official language 65 40 30
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 60,225 31,120 29,105
English 4,865 2,655 2,210
French 51,925 26,570 25,355
Non-official language 235 110 130
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 235 110 130
English and French 3,050 1,695 1,360
English and non-official language 45 35 0
French and non-official language 30 15 20
English, French and non-official language 65 40 30
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 83,330 40,440 42,890
In the labour force 56,930 29,480 27,450
Employed 53,720 27,775 25,945
Unemployed 3,210 1,705 1,505
Not in the labour force 26,400 10,960 15,440
Participation rate 68.3 72.9 64.0
Employment rate 64.5 68.7 60.5
Unemployment rate 5.6 5.8 5.5
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 56,930 29,480 27,450
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 1,150 500 655
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 55,780 28,985 26,800
Employee 49,890 25,325 24,570
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 5,890 3,660 2,230
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 56,930 29,480 27,450
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,150 495 655
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 55,785 28,985 26,800
0 Management occupations 6,670 4,210 2,465
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 10,000 2,980 7,015
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 4,245 3,355 880
3 Health occupations 3,245 575 2,675
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 5,885 1,735 4,150
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,425 590 835
6 Sales and service occupations 13,515 6,050 7,455
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 7,915 7,410 505
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 370 295 75
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 2,520 1,780 740
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 56,930 29,480 27,450
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,150 495 650
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 55,785 28,980 26,800
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 380 220 155
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 85 50 30
22 Utilities 535 360 175
23 Construction 4,010 3,400 610
31-33 Manufacturing 7,425 5,080 2,340
41 Wholesale trade 3,195 2,070 1,130
44-45 Retail trade 7,610 3,495 4,115
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 3,100 2,240 865
51 Information and cultural industries 1,440 785 655
52 Finance and insurance 2,295 875 1,415
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 845 505 335
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 4,025 2,330 1,690
55 Management of companies and enterprises 25 0 20
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 1,865 1,065 800
61 Educational services 3,720 1,050 2,670
62 Health care and social assistance 5,895 990 4,905
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,070 555 515
72 Accommodation and food services 2,980 1,285 1,695
81 Other services (except public administration) 2,245 1,040 1,205
91 Public administration 3,040 1,570 1,470
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 56,930 29,480 27,450
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,680 1,275 1,405
Worked in 2010 54,250 28,205 26,045
1 to 13 weeks 2,265 1,055 1,210
14 to 26 weeks 3,750 1,700 2,050
27 to 39 weeks 3,020 1,530 1,490
40 to 48 weeks 9,410 4,875 4,540
49 to 52 weeks 35,805 19,040 16,760
Average weeks worked in 2010 45.6 46.1 45.0
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 56,930 29,480 27,450
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,680 1,275 1,405
Worked in 2010 54,250 28,205 26,045
Worked full-time in 2010 43,815 24,560 19,250
Worked part-time in 2010 10,435 3,645 6,795
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 53,720 27,775 25,945
Worked at home 3,270 1,520 1,750
Worked outside Canada 65 55 0
No fixed workplace address 5,115 3,975 1,135
Worked at usual place 45,275 22,225 23,055
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 50,390 26,195 24,190
Car, truck or van - as a driver 41,260 21,960 19,300
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 1,755 705 1,050
Public transit 4,795 2,325 2,470
Walked 1,890 795 1,095
Bicycle 290 195 95
Other methods 395 210 185
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 50,390 26,195 24,190
Median commuting duration 25.5 30.1 20.8
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 50,385 26,200 24,190
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 17,450 11,715 5,740
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 23,235 9,485 13,745
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 9,705 4,995 4,705
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 40,010 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 38,065 ... ...
Major repairs needed 1,945 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 40,010 ... ...
1960 or before 5,305 ... ...
1961 to 1980 13,395 ... ...
1981 to 1990 9,065 ... ...
1991 to 2000 7,560 ... ...
2001 to 2005 2,515 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 2,170 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 40,010 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 10,245 ... ...
5 rooms 5,695 ... ...
6 rooms 5,125 ... ...
7 rooms 5,860 ... ...
8 or more rooms 13,095 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.4 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 40,010 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 3,305 ... ...
2 bedrooms 11,815 ... ...
3 bedrooms 15,125 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 9,760 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 40,010 ... ...
Owner 29,085 ... ...
Renter 10,925 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 40,010 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 3,265 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 36,740 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 40,010 ... ...
1 household maintainer 23,410 ... ...
2 household maintainers 16,155 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 445 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 40,015 ... ...
Under 25 years 1,165 ... ...
25 to 34 years 4,875 ... ...
35 to 44 years 7,665 ... ...
45 to 54 years 10,930 ... ...
55 to 64 years 7,830 ... ...
65 to 74 years 4,735 ... ...
75 years and over 2,815 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 40,010 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 39,670 ... ...
More than one person per room 340 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 40,010 ... ...
Suitable 38,520 ... ...
Not suitable 1,490 ... ...
Shelter costs
Total number of owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratioNational Household Survey data footnote 109 39,885 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 32,075 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 7,810 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 6,755 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 28,990 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 64.6 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 12.3 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 991 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,011 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 240,318 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 265,243 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 10,915 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 8.2 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 38.9 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 703 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 737 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 83,330 40,440 42,890
Without income 4,450 1,960 2,490
With income 78,880 38,480 40,400
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 6,455 2,795 3,660
$5,000 to $9,999 5,750 2,095 3,655
$10,000 to $14,999 7,245 2,535 4,705
$15,000 to $19,999 7,115 2,830 4,290
$20,000 to $29,999 10,945 4,605 6,345
$30,000 to $39,999 10,365 4,815 5,555
$40,000 to $49,999 9,105 4,530 4,575
$50,000 to $59,999 6,470 3,630 2,845
$60,000 to $79,999 8,335 5,360 2,970
$80,000 to $99,999 3,255 2,285 970
$100,000 and over 3,850 3,010 835
$100,000 to $124,999 1,820 1,425 390
$125,000 and over 2,030 1,585 450
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 31,752 38,999 25,865
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 39,705 47,850 31,949
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 83,330 40,440 42,890
Without after-tax income 4,440 1,960 2,485
With after-tax income 78,890 38,485 40,405
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 6,690 2,825 3,860
$5,000 to $9,999 5,915 2,145 3,765
$10,000 to $14,999 7,375 2,595 4,780
$15,000 to $19,999 7,830 3,130 4,700
$20,000 to $29,999 13,620 5,940 7,685
$30,000 to $39,999 13,185 6,495 6,685
$40,000 to $49,999 9,745 5,450 4,290
$50,000 to $59,999 6,500 4,060 2,440
$60,000 to $79,999 4,995 3,490 1,510
$80,000 to $99,999 1,425 1,095 330
$100,000 and over 1,605 1,245 360
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 28,509 33,716 23,866
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 32,621 38,241 27,269
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 87.9 92.0 82.1
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 76.2 79.1 72.0
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 71.9 74.4 68.4
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 4.3 4.7 3.6
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 3.7 4.2 2.9
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 6.6 7.5 5.3
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.5 1.2 1.8
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 12.1 8.0 17.9
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 3.1 2.7 3.7
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 2.7 1.9 3.9
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 2.0 1.5 2.8
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 2.2 0.2 5.1
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 1.9 1.6 2.4
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 17.8 20.1 14.6
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 82.2 79.9 85.4
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 1.2 1.1 1.4
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 30,760 17,345 13,410
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 46,717 52,475 40,061
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 54,178 61,343 44,909
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 29,560 ... ...
Median family income ($) 79,923 ... ...
Average family income ($) 91,483 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 67,819 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 74,954 ... ...
Average family size 3.0 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 9,985 ... ...
Median family income ($) 67,305 ... ...
Average family income ($) 78,904 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 57,650 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 64,468 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 13,910 ... ...
Median family income ($) 101,592 ... ...
Average family income ($) 112,898 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 84,887 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 91,578 ... ...
Average family size 4.0 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 4,900 ... ...
Median family income ($) 52,477 ... ...
Average family income ($) 58,657 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 46,536 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 50,515 ... ...
Average family size 2.6 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 11,995 5,590 6,400
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 29,347 35,085 24,974
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 35,683 40,226 31,716
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 25,983 30,166 23,259
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 29,841 32,949 27,127
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 101,870 50,010 51,865
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 48,845 23,000 25,845
In bottom decile 6,110 2,790 3,320
In second decile 9,225 3,865 5,365
In third decile 10,460 5,010 5,450
In fourth decile 12,025 5,815 6,210
In fifth decile 11,020 5,515 5,505
In top half of the Canadian distribution 53,030 27,015 26,015
In sixth decile 12,690 6,410 6,280
In seventh decile 12,575 6,410 6,165
In eighth decile 11,625 5,835 5,785
In ninth decile 9,660 5,025 4,635
In top decile 6,480 3,335 3,150
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 40,010 ... ...
Under $5,000 645 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 530 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 990 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,775 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 3,375 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 3,720 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 3,830 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 3,330 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 6,075 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 5,135 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 4,545 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 2,435 ... ...
$150,000 and over 3,635 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 40,010 ... ...
Under $5,000 655 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 540 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 995 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,885 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 3,895 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 4,590 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 4,620 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,400 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 7,025 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 5,215 ... ...
$100,000 and over 6,185 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 3,095 ... ...
$125,000 and over 3,090 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 40,010 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 65,786 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 78,281 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 55,831 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 64,319 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 9,605 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 31,119 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 37,947 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 27,889 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 31,560 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 30,410 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 79,659 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 91,017 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 67,598 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 74,663 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 101,875 50,010 51,865
Less than 18 years 23,530 12,065 11,455
Less than 6 years 7,035 3,750 3,290
18 to 64 years 66,615 32,685 33,925
65 years and over 11,735 5,260 6,480
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 11,340 4,885 6,455
Less than 18 years 2,830 1,415 1,420
Less than 6 years 915 470 445
18 to 64 years 6,710 2,955 3,755
65 years and over 1,795 515 1,280
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 11.1 9.8 12.4
Less than 18 years (%) 12.0 11.7 12.4
Less than 6 years (%) 13.0 12.5 13.5
18 to 64 years (%) 10.1 9.0 11.1
65 years and over (%) 15.3 9.8 19.8

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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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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. Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, Quebec (Code 24062) (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, Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, 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 Rivière-des-Mille-Îles
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 4 102,820 50,315 52,495
0 to 4 years 5,765 3,005 2,760
5 to 9 years 5,885 3,025 2,865
10 to 14 years 6,855 3,510 3,345
15 to 19 years 8,505 4,290 4,215
15 years 1,655 815 845
16 years 1,655 820 835
17 years 1,680 870 810
18 years 1,765 920 850
19 years 1,750 870 880
20 to 24 years 6,615 3,440 3,175
25 to 29 years 5,015 2,525 2,490
30 to 34 years 5,870 2,825 3,040
35 to 39 years 6,460 3,105 3,350
40 to 44 years 7,415 3,580 3,835
45 to 49 years 9,375 4,560 4,815
50 to 54 years 9,215 4,485 4,730
55 to 59 years 7,225 3,585 3,640
60 to 64 years 6,070 2,910 3,165
65 to 69 years 4,770 2,250 2,520
70 to 74 years 2,915 1,350 1,565
75 to 79 years 2,180 950 1,235
80 to 84 years 1,505 585 920
85 years and over 1,175 345 835
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 40.3 39.1 41.4
% of the population aged 15 and over 82.0 81.0 82.9
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 84,305 40,785 43,525
Married or living with a common-law partner 49,495 24,765 24,730
Married (and not separated) 30,700 15,370 15,325
Living common law 18,795 9,395 9,405
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 34,815 16,015 18,795
Single (never legally married) 23,945 12,655 11,295
Separated 1,305 520 785
Divorced 5,650 2,070 3,580
Widowed 3,910 775 3,130
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 29,725 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 13,765 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 7,000 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 6,375 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 2,585 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 29,720 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 24,495 ... ...
Married couples 15,100 ... ...
Without children at home 6,875 ... ...
With children at home 8,225 ... ...
1 child 2,990 ... ...
2 children 3,540 ... ...
3 or more children 1,695 ... ...
Common-law couples 9,395 ... ...
Without children at home 3,800 ... ...
With children at home 5,595 ... ...
1 child 2,300 ... ...
2 children 2,485 ... ...
3 or more children 815 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5,230 ... ...
Female parent 3,820 ... ...
1 child 2,225 ... ...
2 children 1,270 ... ...
3 or more children 330 ... ...
Male parent 1,405 ... ...
1 child 865 ... ...
2 children 440 ... ...
3 or more children 100 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 33,905 ... ...
Under six years of age 6,875 ... ...
6 to 14 years 11,525 ... ...
15 to 17 years 4,890 ... ...
18 to 24 years 8,015 ... ...
25 years and over 2,590 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 1.1 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 101,870 49,970 51,900
Number of persons not in census families 13,750 6,180 7,575
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 1,720 670 1,050
Living with non-relatives only 2,390 1,400 990
Living alone 9,640 4,110 5,530
Number of census family persons 88,120 43,790 44,330
Average number of persons per census family 3.0 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 11,795 5,270 6,530
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 4,170 1,120 3,050
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 640 150 485
Living with non-relatives only 290 140 150
Living alone 3,245 830 2,410
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 7,625 4,150 3,475
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 40,010 ... ...
Census-family households 29,280 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 27,365 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 22,940 ... ...
Without children 9,940 ... ...
With children 12,995 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 4,430 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 1,915 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 1,485 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 960 ... ...
Without children 365 ... ...
With children 595 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 520 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 430 ... ...
Non-census-family households 10,730 ... ...
One-person households 9,640 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 1,090 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 40,010 ... ...
Single-detached house 23,430 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 370 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 5 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 16,210 ... ...
Semi-detached house 2,495 ... ...
Row house 1,375 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 1,035 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 11,235 ... ...
Other single-attached house 75 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 40,010 ... ...
1 person 9,640 ... ...
2 persons 13,475 ... ...
3 persons 7,165 ... ...
4 persons 6,560 ... ...
5 persons 2,205 ... ...
6 or more persons 965 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 101,870 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 2.5 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 102,070 50,085 51,980
  Single responses  100,440 49,285 51,155
    English  7,100 3,575 3,525
    French  85,765 41,855 43,910
    Non-official languages  7,570 3,850 3,720
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 10 5 5
        Atikamekw    5 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  5 5 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 7,510 3,820 3,690
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  5 0 0
        Albanian  5 0 5
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  755 410 350
        Armenian  100 55 40
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 5 0 5
        Bengali  10 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  15 10 5
        Bisayan languages  5 0 5
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  60 35 25
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  15 10 5
        Chinese, n.o.s.  80 30 45
        Creoles  195 90 100
        Croatian  15 5 15
        Czech  10 0 5
        Danish  0 0 0
        Dutch  55 15 35
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 5 0
        Flemish  15 5 5
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  205 90 120
        Greek  275 150 130
        Gujarati  5 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  20 10 5
        Hindi  0 0 0
        Hungarian  45 25 25
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  765 450 320
        Japanese  15 5 10
        Khmer (Cambodian)  170 90 85
        Korean  10 5 5
        Kurdish  0 5 0
        Lao  260 130 135
        Latvian  5 5 0
        Lingala  0 0 0
        Lithuanian  5 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  10 0 10
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  30 10 20
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 35 20 15
        Norwegian  5 0 0
        Oromo  40 20 20
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  5 5 5
        Pashto  10 10 5
        Persian (Farsi)  70 45 30
        Polish  115 45 65
        Portuguese  360 175 185
        Romanian  450 230 220
        Rundi (Kirundi)  5 0 5
        Russian  150 70 75
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  5 5 5
        Serbo-Croatian  10 5 5
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Sindhi  5 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Slovak  10 10 5
        Slovenian  5 0 5
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  900 430 470
        Swahili  0 0 0
        Swedish  5 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  25 5 25
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  10 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  15 0 20
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  20 5 15
        Ukrainian  25 10 15
        Urdu  30 20 10
        Vietnamese  100 45 50
        Yiddish  1,875 965 910
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 55 30 25
  Multiple responses          1,625 800 825
    English and French  970 470 500
    English and non-official language  155 80 80
    French and non-official language  400 195 195
    English, French and non-official language 105 55 45
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 102,070 50,090 51,985
  English only 3,070 1,530 1,545
  French only 44,820 20,050 24,770
  English and French 53,085 27,955 25,130
  Neither English nor French 1,090 550 540
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 102,065 50,085 51,980
  English 9,865 4,995 4,875
  French 89,425 43,685 45,740
  English and French 1,705 875 835
  Neither English nor French 1,070 535 535
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 10,720 5,425 5,290
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 10.5 10.8 10.2
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 102,065 50,085 51,980
  Single responses 99,820 48,980 50,840
    English 8,305 4,135 4,165
    French 87,430 42,780 44,655
    Non-official languages 4,080 2,065 2,015
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 4,060 2,055 2,005
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
        Albanian 5 0 5
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 275 130 145
        Armenian 50 25 25
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Bengali 5 0 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 5 5 0
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0
        Bosnian 0 0 0
        Bulgarian 45 30 20
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 10 5 5
        Chinese, n.o.s. 55 25 25
        Creoles 25 5 20
        Croatian 0 5 0
        Czech 5 0 0
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 0 0 5
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0
        Flemish 0 0 0
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 30 15 15
        Greek 80 40 35
        Gujarati 0 0 0
        Hakka 0 0 0
        Hebrew 20 10 5
        Hindi 0 0 0
        Hungarian 10 5 5
        Ilocano 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Italian 55 25 30
        Japanese 5 0 0
        Khmer (Cambodian) 105 55 55
        Korean 5 5 5
        Kurdish 5 0 5
        Lao 150 70 80
        Latvian 0 0 0
        Lingala 0 5 5
        Lithuanian 0 0 0
        Macedonian 0 0 0
        Malay 5 5 5
        Malayalam 0 0 0
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 20 10 10
        Marathi 0 0 0
        Nepali 0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 15 5 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
        Pashto 10 5 5
        Persian (Farsi) 35 20 15
        Polish 35 15 20
        Portuguese 90 35 50
        Romanian 300 160 140
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
        Russian 110 60 55
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 5 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 15 10 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 5 0 5
        Slovenian 0 0 0
        Somali 0 0 0
        Spanish 515 255 260
        Swahili 0 0 0
        Swedish 5 5 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 0 0 0
        Taiwanese 0 0 0
        Tamil 0 5 5
        Telugu 0 0 0
        Thai 0 0 0
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 15 10 5
        Ukrainian 5 0 0
        Urdu 20 10 10
        Vietnamese 55 30 25
        Yiddish 1,855 955 900
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 20 10 10
  Multiple responses         2,245 1,110 1,140
    English and French 1,055 540 515
    English and non-official language 245 105 135
    French and non-official language 760 360 395
    English, French and non-official language 195 100 100
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 102,065 50,090 51,985
  None 88,480 43,250 45,230
  Single responses  12,870 6,500 6,370
    English  7,350 3,745 3,600
    French  3,445 1,725 1,720
    Non-official languages  2,075 1,025 1,050
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 5 5
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  5 5 5
        Ojibway  0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,015 1,000 1,015
        African languages, n.i.e 0 5 0
        Afrikaans  0 0 0
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 5
        Albanian  0 0 0
        Amharic  0 0 0
        Arabic  325 175 150
        Armenian  15 10 10
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 0 5 0
        Bengali  0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 5 0
        Bisayan languages  5 5 0
        Bosnian  0 0 0
        Bulgarian  5 0 5
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  5 0 0
        Chinese, n.o.s.  5 0 5
        Creoles  160 75 80
        Croatian  5 0 0
        Czech  0 0 0
        Danish  0 0 5
        Dutch  15 5 10
        Estonian  0 0 0
        Finnish  0 0 0
        Flemish  0 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  55 20 30
        Greek  120 70 55
        Gujarati  0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  15 10 5
        Hindi  0 5 5
        Hungarian  10 5 5
        Ilocano  0 0 5
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 5 0
        Italian  310 165 150
        Japanese  10 5 5
        Khmer (Cambodian)  40 20 15
        Korean  0 5 0
        Kurdish  0 0 0
        Lao  85 40 50
        Latvian  0 0 0
        Lingala  5 5 5
        Lithuanian  0 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0
        Malay  5 0 5
        Malayalam  0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0
        Mandarin  10 0 5
        Marathi  0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 35 20 15
        Norwegian  0 0 0
        Oromo  5 5 5
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  0 0 0
        Pashto  0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  10 10 0
        Polish  45 15 25
        Portuguese  120 55 60
        Romanian  85 35 45
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0
        Russian  15 10 10
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  0 0 0
        Serbo-Croatian  0 0 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 5
        Sindhi  5 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  355 185 175
        Swahili  0 0 0
        Swedish  5 5 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  15 5 10
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  5 0 0
        Telugu  0 0 0
        Thai  5 0 5
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  0 0 0
        Ukrainian  5 0 5
        Urdu  0 0 0
        Vietnamese  15 5 5
        Yiddish  55 25 25
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 55 25 30
  Multiple responses          715 340 380
    English and French  195 90 105
    English and non-official language  280 130 150
    French and non-official language  240 115 120
    English, French and non-official language  5 5 0

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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.

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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. Rivière-des-Mille-Îles, Quebec (Code 24062) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released June 26, 2013.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed December 16, 2017).

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