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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
Alberta ! 1,427,850 527,110 339,505 222,995 156,570 181,670 7.5
Wetaskiwin, CA ! 4,645 3,400 0 0 100 1,150 1.8
Canmore, CA ! 5,535 3,455 260 15 910 885 2.3
Cold Lake, CA ! 5,630 2,475 2,250 15 40 850 5.4
Camrose, CA ! 6,330 5,525 0 20 15 770 2.0
Okotoks, CA ! 7,375 2,715 10 130 830 3,695 25.0
Brooks, CA ! 8,915 5,745 775 335 915 1,145 2.7
Lloydminster, CA ! 11,755 9,885 310 100 455 1,010 2.3
Lloydminster (Alberta part) 7,035 6,535 170 0 15 310 2.0
Lloydminster (Saskatchewan part) ! 4,725 3,345 140 100 440 695 2.8
Wood Buffalo, CA ! 27,625 9,080 5,065 1,120 1,075 11,280 9.5
Medicine Hat, CA ! 28,945 17,320 6,710 1,465 655 2,790 4.0
Grande Prairie, CA ! 31,465 19,555 4,670 1,650 2,255 3,330 3.9
Red Deer, CA ! 37,955 25,130 6,740 765 2,525 2,785 3.8
Lethbridge, CA ! 40,080 23,395 9,085 2,415 2,215 2,970 4.3
Edmonton, CMA ! 472,915 156,440 135,895 83,565 53,940 43,070 7.8
Calgary, CMA ! 504,370 153,935 149,450 112,725 62,450 25,815 8.2
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