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2006 Community Profiles

 
Sherwood No. 159 Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 1,075   968,157
Population in 2001 1 1,054   978,933
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.0   -1.1
Total private dwellings 2 374   438,621
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 352   387,160
Population density per square kilometre 1.5   1.6
Land area (square km) 719.32   588,276.09
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 1,075 630 445   968,160 475,240 492,915
0 to 4 years 25 10 15   57,495 29,395 28,100
5 to 9 years 55 35 25   61,070 31,160 29,905
10 to 14 years 65 30 30   69,130 35,405 33,725
15 to 19 years 100 60 40   74,900 38,455 36,445
20 to 24 years 105 80 30   67,245 33,800 33,440
25 to 29 years 55 45 15   58,245 28,930 29,320
30 to 34 years 45 30 15   54,935 26,810 28,125
35 to 39 years 65 35 30   56,555 27,680 28,875
40 to 44 years 80 45 30   71,320 34,745 36,580
45 to 49 years 110 55 55   75,785 37,765 38,020
50 to 54 years 105 55 45   70,230 35,215 35,010
55 to 59 years 85 45 40   58,230 29,115 29,105
60 to 64 years 55 30 30   43,710 21,685 22,025
65 to 69 years 40 25 20   37,110 17,900 19,210
70 to 74 years 25 15 10   33,780 15,985 17,795
75 to 79 years 20 10 10   30,505 13,750 16,750
80 to 84 years 25 15 10   24,100 9,770 14,325
85 years and over 5 0 5   23,820 7,660 16,160
Median age of the population 5 41.3 38.5 44.8   38.7 37.5 39.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 86.5 88.1 85.4   80.6 79.8 81.4
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 930 555 380   780,460 379,275 401,185
Not in a common-law relationship 880 530 355   722,930 350,540 372,395
In a common-law relationship 45 25 20   57,535 28,740 28,795
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 930 555 375   780,460 379,275 401,185
Never legally married (single) 8 355 255 100   256,450 138,790 117,660
Legally married (and not separated) 9 470 240 235   396,500 198,280 198,215
Separated, but still legally married 10 15 5 5   19,385 8,780 10,605
Divorced 11 60 35 20   51,170 23,160 28,010
Widowed 12 30 10 20   56,955 10,265 46,690
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 355   387,140
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 74.6   74.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.8
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   3.3
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   1.8
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   12.9
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.8
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 23.9   2.0
Number of owned dwellings 16 320   277,860
Number of rented dwellings 17 40   99,125
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 250   312,460
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 110   74,680
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.9   10.5
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 7.0   6.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 2.8   1.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 183,667   132,111
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 285   267,455
Number of married-couple families 22 225   194,165
Number of common-law-couple families 23 20   28,855
Number of lone-parent families 40   44,445
Number of female lone-parent families 25   35,170
Number of male lone-parent families 10   9,265
Average number of persons in all census families 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 4.0   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.7
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 0.0   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 59,986   58,563
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 59,961   67,369
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 103,956   51,865
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 64,535   29,547
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 45,276   28,067
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   37,217
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,762   50,875
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 51,922   57,535
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 83,476   45,530
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 50,711   28,577
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 33,756   27,384
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 0   33,845
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 355   387,140
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 100   102,350
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 145   115,630
One-person households 65   111,315
Other household types 28 50   57,845
Average household size 2.6   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 56,916   46,705
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 66,469   76,494
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 59,373   57,994
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 29,369   23,122
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 64,754   38,113
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 47,870   41,084
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 61,394   65,210
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 51,831   49,942
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 25,001   21,107
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 53,894   35,421
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 800   568
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 562   614
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 940 495 445   953,845 469,400 484,445
English only 865 455 405   811,725 401,635 410,095
French only 0 10 0   16,060 7,540 8,515
English and French 0 0 0   1,130 550 575
Other language(s) 33 65 30 40   124,930 59,680 65,255
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 940 495 445   953,845 469,405 484,445
English only 905 475 430   902,655 446,480 456,170
French only 0 0 0   480 230 250
English and French 30 20 10   47,450 21,185 26,265
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   3,260 1,505 1,760
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 940 490 445   953,850 469,400 484,445
English 925 485 440   897,130 441,745 455,385
French 0 0 0   3,860 1,755 2,105
Non-official language 15 10 10   46,605 22,930 23,670
English and French 0 0 0   860 385 470
English and non-official language 0 0 0   5,335 2,560 2,775
French and non-official language 0 0 0   50 25 25
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 935 495 445   953,850 469,405 484,445
Non-immigrants 37 885 470 410   901,080 444,205 456,875
Immigrants 38 55 20 30   48,155 22,690 25,465
Before 1991 45 15 35   30,615 14,320 16,295
1991 to 2000 10 0 0   9,450 4,385 5,060
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   8,095 3,985 4,105
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   4,615 2,505 2,105
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 940 495 445   953,845 469,405 484,445
Canadian citizens 925 495 430   936,850 460,975 475,875
Canadian citizens under age 18 235 125 105   231,130 118,945 112,190
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 690 365 325   705,725 342,035 363,690
Not Canadian citizens 42 15 0 15   16,995 8,430 8,570
Table: Generation status
Generation status Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 755 395 365   766,235 373,390 392,845
1st generation 44 55 25 35   50,235 23,820 26,420
2nd generation 45 160 70 85   139,120 65,090 74,030
3rd generation or more 46 540 295 240   576,880 284,480 292,395
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 940 495 445   942,205 463,500 478,705
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 860 440 415   807,755 397,685 410,065
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 25 15 10   80,090 39,185 40,905
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 55 30 20   36,505 17,480 19,020
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 0 0 0   13,645 7,020 6,625
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   4,215 2,125 2,090
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 920 475 440   896,610 440,045 456,565
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 760 380 380   572,875 283,655 289,215
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 55 30 25   180,200 86,770 93,430
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 95 60 30   92,485 44,315 48,170
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 10 10 10   38,925 19,210 19,720
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 0 0 0   12,125 6,100 6,025
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 935 495 445   953,850 469,405 484,445
Aboriginal identity population 50 45 25 25   141,890 69,565 72,325
Non-Aboriginal identity population 890 470 420   811,955 399,840 412,120
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 755 390 365   766,235 373,390 392,845
No certificate, diploma or degree 140 85 60   231,730 122,305 109,425
High school certificate or equivalent 52 260 150 110   205,495 101,235 104,260
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 90 65 25   86,310 52,700 33,610
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 100 25 80   111,770 39,765 72,005
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 65 25 40   32,180 11,870 20,315
University certificate, diploma or degree 90 45 45   98,755 45,515 53,235
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 115 55 60   141,690 72,885 68,810
No certificate, diploma or degree 50 30 15   67,545 36,390 31,155
High school certificate or equivalent 55 45 20 25   50,555 26,480 24,075
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   5,790 3,275 2,515
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 15 0 20   9,285 3,545 5,745
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   1,910 840 1,070
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   6,600 2,350 4,250
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 45 30 10   112,080 54,335 57,740
No certificate, diploma or degree 0 10 0   17,800 10,110 7,690
High school certificate or equivalent 58 10 10 0   31,785 17,345 14,440
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 0 0 0   12,920 7,740 5,175
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 0 0 10   22,180 8,180 14,000
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   3,950 1,650 2,300
University certificate, diploma or degree 20 10 10   23,440 9,300 14,135
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 455 230 225   373,475 183,805 189,670
No certificate, diploma or degree 25 15 10   76,295 43,585 32,715
High school certificate or equivalent 61 160 80 75   97,775 47,620 50,150
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 80 55 25   53,420 32,900 20,520
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 75 25 50   67,445 24,135 43,305
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 40 20 25   19,190 7,280 11,905
University certificate, diploma or degree 65 35 30   59,355 28,280 31,080
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 755 390 360   766,235 373,390 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 405 230 170   437,225 223,540 213,680
Education 60 20 35   42,225 10,675 31,555
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0 0 0   7,390 3,600 3,790
Humanities 10 0 10   12,795 5,835 6,955
Social and behavioural sciences and law 25 0 25   20,800 7,330 13,465
Business, management and public administration 60 15 45   66,305 18,430 47,875
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   7,970 4,345 3,625
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 10 10 0   9,440 5,355 4,085
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 85 70 15   69,145 65,575 3,570
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 10 10 0   13,030 10,305 2,725
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 65 10 50   56,910 8,625 48,280
Personal, protective and transportation services 25 15 10   22,945 9,755 13,185
Other 64 0 0 0   45 0 40
Table: Location of study
Location of study Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 755 390 360   766,230 373,385 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 405 235 170   437,225 223,540 213,685
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 350 160 190   329,010 149,845 179,160
Inside Canada 330 150 180   309,460 139,570 169,895
Outside Canada 15 10 10   19,545 10,280 9,265
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 755 390 360   766,230 373,390 392,845
In the labour force 67 600 325 270   524,305 277,680 246,620
Employed 68 585 320 265   494,900 261,355 233,545
Unemployed 69 10 10 10   29,400 16,325 13,075
Not in the labour force 70 160 65 90   241,930 95,710 146,225
Participation rate 71 79.5 83.3 75.0   68.4 74.4 62.8
Employment rate 72 77.5 82.1 73.6   64.6 70.0 59.4
Unemployment rate 73 1.7 3.1 3.7   5.6 5.9 5.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 595 320 270   517,475 274,140 243,340
A Management occupations 75 15 10 0   41,595 25,460 16,135
B Business, finance and administration occupations 140 45 90   80,525 19,090 61,440
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 45 30 15   21,765 16,960 4,805
D Health occupations 30 10 25   32,205 5,055 27,155
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 20 0 15   42,840 13,325 29,515
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 15 10 15   10,960 4,400 6,560
G Sales and service occupations 125 80 50   120,600 46,795 73,805
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 75 70 0   83,245 77,815 5,430
I Occupations unique to primary industry 120 70 50   67,660 52,755 14,900
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 0 0   16,075 12,485 3,595
Table: Industry
Industry Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 595 320 270   517,475 274,140 243,340
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 140 75 65   84,305 64,265 20,040
Construction 15 15 0   29,940 26,835 3,105
Manufacturing 15 15 0   29,865 22,985 6,885
Wholesale trade 30 25 0   19,100 14,070 5,035
Retail trade 35 15 20   56,730 25,620 31,110
Finance and real estate 30 10 20   25,280 9,245 16,035
Health care and social services 40 0 40   58,405 8,855 49,545
Educational services 20 0 10   40,315 12,200 28,115
Business services 130 80 45   70,545 43,090 27,450
Other services 125 70 60   102,990 46,970 56,025
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 695 385 315   712,200 339,565 372,635
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 680 365 315   703,815 333,850 369,965
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 280 130 155   294,980 129,315 165,670
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 160 95 70   156,810 65,310 91,505
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 630 340 290   565,595 295,225 270,370
English 630 340 285   555,430 290,400 265,025
French 0 0 0   1,930 610 1,320
Non-official language 0 0 0   5,945 3,115 2,830
English and French 0 0 0   595 245 340
English and non-official language 0 0 0   1,695 840 850
French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 10 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 585 320 265   494,900 261,355 233,545
Worked at home 160 90 70   69,650 42,105 27,545
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   1,040 685 355
No fixed workplace address 60 45 20   49,025 39,465 9,555
Worked at usual place 360 180 180   375,185 179,095 196,090
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 20 25 0   265,680 122,885 142,790
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 335 160 180   75,250 36,775 38,465
Worked in a different census division (county) 0 0 0   24,305 13,335 10,965
Worked in a different province 10 0 0   9,955 6,095 3,860
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 83 425 230 195   424,210 218,565 205,645
Car, truck, van, as driver 360 195 165   336,325 178,305 158,020
Car, truck, van, as passenger 35 15 20   30,760 13,115 17,640
Public transit 0 0 0   9,300 3,590 5,710
Walked or bicycled 15 15 0   40,755 18,975 21,780
All other modes 10 0 10   7,070 4,570 2,500
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 940 495 445   953,845 469,405 484,445
Total visible minority population 85 10 0 0   33,900 17,220 16,675
Chinese 0 0 0   9,505 4,925 4,580
South Asian 86 0 0 0   5,130 2,760 2,370
Black 0 0 0   5,090 2,630 2,455
Filipino 0 0 0   3,770 1,685 2,085
Latin American 0 0 0   2,520 1,265 1,255
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   2,555 1,280 1,270
Arab 0 0 0   1,710 910 800
West Asian 88 0 0 0   1,020 500 520
Korean 0 0 0   740 325 410
Japanese 0 0 0   645 280 360
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   405 185 220
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   810 465 345
Not a visible minority 91 930 490 440   919,950 452,180 467,765
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 630 345 275   553,655 288,795 264,865
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 20,120 17,718 20,194   23,025 27,950 19,279
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 310 165 145   286,895 166,030 120,860
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 28,847 30,258 28,245   35,948 39,991 32,097
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Sherwood No. 159, Rural municipality   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 720 380 340   728,960 356,325 372,635
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 27,384 29,560 24,303   23,755 29,589 19,873
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 24,810 26,102 23,519   21,679 25,944 18,659
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 68.7 69.4 70.3   73.9 77.8 68.5
Government transfers - As a % of total income 12.9 10.7 16.4   12.8 9.1 18.0
Other money - As a % of total income 18.1 20.5 13.7   13.3 13.2 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 930 490 445   897,575 441,025 456,545
% in low income before tax - All persons 9.7 10.2 9.0   14.4 13.1 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 5.9 6.1 0.0   9.9 9.4 10.4
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 12.8 20.0 0.0   18.1 18.1 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 0.0 0.0 0.0   12.5 12.6 12.5

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Sherwood No. 159, Saskatchewan (Code4706026) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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