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Employed labour force(1) 15 years and over having a usual place of work in occupied private dwellings by commuting distance(2), period of construction and structural type of dwelling, 2006 counts, for Canada, provinces and territories, and census metropolitan areas and census agglomerations - 20% sample data

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Geographic name Commuting distance
Total Less than 5 km 5 to 9.9 km 10 to 14.9 km 15 to 24.9 km 25 km or more Median commuting distance
Notes:
  1. Persons who, during the week (Sunday to Saturday) prior to Census Day (May 16, 2006):
    (a) did any work at all for pay or in self-employment or without pay in a family farm, business or professional practice
    (b) were absent from their job or business, with or without pay, for the entire week because of a vacation, an illness, a labour dispute at their place of work, or any other reasons.
  2. Refers to the distance, in kilometres, between the respondent's residence and his or her usual workplace location. The variable relates to non-institutional residents 15 years of age and over who worked at some time since January 1, 2005. The variable usually relates to the individual's job held in the week prior to enumeration. However, if the person did not work during that week but had worked at some time since January 1, 2005, the information relates to the job held longest during that period.
  3. Data for 2006 is for the first five months of 2006.
  4. The 2001 percent distribution includes the first five months of 2001.
  5. Includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.
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Canada ! 13,041,190 4,728,025 2,958,550 1,736,605 1,785,970 1,832,035 7.6
Ontario ! 5,085,200 1,667,290 1,099,995 671,960 793,525 852,425 8.7
Elliot Lake, CA ! 2,885 2,395 0 35 60 395 1.7
Hawkesbury, CA ! 4,735 3,190 180 375 330 655 2.0
Hawkesbury (Ontario part) ! 4,125 2,885 160 340 200 530 1.8
Hawkesbury (Quebec part) 615 305 15 35 130 125 5.1
Temiskaming Shores, CA ! 5,060 2,585 1,360 480 185 450 4.5
Ingersoll, CA ! 5,445 2,680 180 355 745 1,480 5.4
Tillsonburg, CA 5,965 4,020 125 35 630 1,145 2.7
Petawawa, CA ! 6,460 3,690 925 750 600 500 3.0
Collingwood, CA ! 6,590 4,335 200 100 315 1,635 2.6
Kenora, CA ! 6,605 4,460 1,515 300 35 285 3.0
Port Hope, CA ! 6,690 2,490 780 720 430 2,270 10.3
Cobourg, CA ! 6,855 4,245 705 370 15 1,515 2.8
Pembroke, CA ! 8,825 4,955 1,180 690 815 1,180 3.9
Centre Wellington, CA ! 11,005 3,505 1,050 480 3,235 2,725 17.6
Owen Sound, CA ! 13,355 7,990 1,220 985 720 2,440 3.5
Midland, CA 13,885 7,500 2,725 890 345 2,425 4.5
Stratford, CA ! 14,275 11,360 120 215 775 1,800 2.2
Woodstock, CA ! 15,790 10,310 290 440 1,260 3,480 3.1
Brockville, CA ! 15,975 7,995 2,710 1,365 1,815 2,080 4.9
Orillia, CA ! 16,090 8,315 2,315 1,325 1,500 2,640 4.2
Timmins, CA ! 18,645 11,445 2,890 1,360 1,880 1,065 3.3
Leamington, CA ! 18,675 7,170 2,965 2,145 1,550 4,845 8.5
Cornwall, CA ! 22,185 13,565 2,645 1,285 1,570 3,115 3.7
Norfolk, CA ! 23,780 6,715 3,055 2,810 3,335 7,870 13.1
North Bay, CA ! 25,555 15,560 4,380 2,180 1,575 1,850 3.9
Kawartha Lakes, CA ! 27,040 7,295 2,230 2,795 4,535 10,180 17.0
Sault Ste. Marie, CA ! 32,560 21,495 7,720 1,030 935 1,375 3.8
Sarnia, CA 36,530 20,170 6,055 4,440 3,030 2,830 4.3
Belleville, CA ! 37,960 19,285 5,925 3,865 4,755 4,120 4.8
Chatham-Kent, CA ! 44,800 22,205 4,225 3,150 6,825 8,395 5.1
Peterborough, CMA ! 46,500 22,985 7,405 4,010 4,420 7,680 5.1
Thunder Bay, CMA ! 51,090 26,710 13,890 4,550 2,780 3,160 4.7
Brantford, CMA ! 53,370 25,575 8,170 4,455 3,855 11,315 5.3
Guelph, CMA 59,265 29,355 12,105 2,940 5,795 9,065 5.0
Kingston, CMA ! 62,480 27,720 15,650 5,905 6,900 6,305 5.9
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury, CMA ! 64,730 25,660 13,895 9,375 10,635 5,165 6.9
Barrie, CMA 75,625 26,580 12,610 4,760 4,950 26,720 9.0
Windsor, CMA 127,855 48,400 40,810 16,790 12,915 8,945 6.6
Oshawa, CMA 143,680 40,655 28,170 13,055 14,985 46,810 11.0
St. Catharines - Niagara, CMA ! 161,750 71,130 29,090 17,875 22,385 21,265 5.9
London, CMA ! 198,630 89,160 57,725 17,530 15,695 18,515 5.6
Kitchener, CMA 208,855 89,335 57,220 21,090 21,940 19,275 5.8
Hamilton, CMA 291,905 95,775 66,710 35,310 37,585 56,525 8.3
Ottawa - Gatineau, CMA ! 511,090 165,305 134,820 84,235 82,455 44,275 8.1
Ottawa - Gatineau (Ontario part) 380,105 125,570 95,105 59,175 66,920 33,335 8.1
Ottawa - Gatineau (Quebec part) ! 130,985 39,740 39,715 25,060 15,530 10,940 8.2
Toronto, CMA 2,160,020 616,735 506,030 350,185 387,975 299,085 9.4
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