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2006 Community Profiles

 
La Loche
Saskatchewan
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 2,348   968,157
Population in 2001 1 2,136   978,933
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 9.9   -1.1
Total private dwellings 2 662   438,621
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 586   387,160
Population density per square kilometre 150.6   1.6
Land area (square km) 15.59   588,276.09
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 2,350 1,170 1,175   968,160 475,240 492,915
0 to 4 years 255 130 120   57,495 29,395 28,100
5 to 9 years 280 155 120   61,070 31,160 29,905
10 to 14 years 295 160 135   69,130 35,405 33,725
15 to 19 years 320 160 160   74,900 38,455 36,445
20 to 24 years 180 85 95   67,245 33,800 33,440
25 to 29 years 180 75 100   58,245 28,930 29,320
30 to 34 years 160 65 95   54,935 26,810 28,125
35 to 39 years 155 65 90   56,555 27,680 28,875
40 to 44 years 150 65 80   71,320 34,745 36,580
45 to 49 years 110 70 40   75,785 37,765 38,020
50 to 54 years 80 35 45   70,230 35,215 35,010
55 to 59 years 60 35 25   58,230 29,115 29,105
60 to 64 years 45 25 20   43,710 21,685 22,025
65 to 69 years 35 20 15   37,110 17,900 19,210
70 to 74 years 15 5 5   33,780 15,985 17,795
75 to 79 years 5 5 0   30,505 13,750 16,750
80 to 84 years 10 5 5   24,100 9,770 14,325
85 years and over 10 5 5   23,820 7,660 16,160
Median age of the population 5 20.5 19.0 22.1   38.7 37.5 39.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 64.8 62.0 67.7   80.6 79.8 81.4
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 1,520 720 795   780,460 379,275 401,185
Not in a common-law relationship 1,200 560 635   722,930 350,540 372,395
In a common-law relationship 320 160 160   57,535 28,740 28,795
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 1,520 725 800   780,460 379,275 401,185
Never legally married (single) 8 1,220 585 635   256,450 138,790 117,660
Legally married (and not separated) 9 215 110 110   396,500 198,280 198,215
Separated, but still legally married 10 25 15 10   19,385 8,780 10,605
Divorced 11 15 10 10   51,170 23,160 28,010
Widowed 12 45 5 35   56,955 10,265 46,690
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 585   387,140
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 62.4   74.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 20.5   2.8
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.4   3.3
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 3.4   1.8
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 1.7   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 3.4   2.0
Number of owned dwellings 16 180   277,860
Number of rented dwellings 17 405   99,125
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 255   312,460
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 335   74,680
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 31.6   10.5
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 5.5   6.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 16.2   1.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 92,679   132,111
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 565   267,455
Number of married-couple families 22 105   194,165
Number of common-law-couple families 23 160   28,855
Number of lone-parent families 305   44,445
Number of female lone-parent families 245   35,170
Number of male lone-parent families 60   9,265
Average number of persons in all census families 3.6   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.8   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 4.4   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 3.2   2.7
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 3.4   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.7   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 29,536   58,563
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 52,608   67,369
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 36,096   51,865
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 21,845   29,547
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 23,040   28,067
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 13,536   37,217
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 29,472   50,875
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 48,512   57,535
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 35,584   45,530
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 21,803   28,577
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 22,784   27,384
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 13,536   33,845
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 590   387,140
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 160   102,350
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 40   115,630
One-person households 115   111,315
Other household types 28 265   57,845
Average household size 4.0   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 36,011   46,705
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 42,624   76,494
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 47,040   57,994
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 15,968   23,122
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,456   38,113
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 35,218   41,084
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 41,088   65,210
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 41,600   49,942
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 15,968   21,107
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,302   35,421
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 265   568
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 408   614
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 2,340 1,170 1,170   953,845 469,400 484,445
English only 285 145 145   811,725 401,635 410,095
French only 0 0 0   16,060 7,540 8,515
English and French 0 0 0   1,130 550 575
Other language(s) 33 2,050 1,020 1,025   124,930 59,680 65,255
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 2,340 1,170 1,170   953,845 469,405 484,445
English only 2,220 1,105 1,110   902,655 446,480 456,170
French only 0 0 0   480 230 250
English and French 20 10 15   47,450 21,185 26,265
Neither English nor French 100 50 45   3,260 1,505 1,760
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 2,340 1,165 1,170   953,850 469,400 484,445
English 490 240 250   897,130 441,745 455,385
French 0 0 0   3,860 1,755 2,105
Non-official language 1,825 920 910   46,605 22,930 23,670
English and French 0 0 0   860 385 470
English and non-official language 20 10 10   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 La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 2,340 1,170 1,175   953,850 469,405 484,445
Non-immigrants 37 2,325 1,160 1,165   901,080 444,205 456,875
Immigrants 38 10 10 0   48,155 22,690 25,465
Before 1991 0 0 0   30,615 14,320 16,295
1991 to 2000 10 10 0   9,450 4,385 5,060
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   8,095 3,985 4,105
Non-permanent residents 40 10 0 10   4,615 2,505 2,105
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 2,340 1,165 1,175   953,845 469,405 484,445
Canadian citizens 2,335 1,165 1,165   936,850 460,975 475,875
Canadian citizens under age 18 1,040 550 490   231,130 118,945 112,190
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 1,285 610 680   705,725 342,035 363,690
Not Canadian citizens 42 10 0 10   16,995 8,430 8,570
Table: Generation status
Generation status La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 1,510 720 790   766,235 373,390 392,845
1st generation 44 15 10 10   50,235 23,820 26,420
2nd generation 45 15 15 10   139,120 65,090 74,030
3rd generation or more 46 1,480 705 775   576,880 284,480 292,395
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 2,285 1,135 1,155   942,205 463,500 478,705
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 2,065 1,040 1,020   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) 155 65 90   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 45 25 25   36,505 17,480 19,020
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 20 0 15   13,645 7,020 6,625
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 10   4,215 2,125 2,090
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 2,090 1,040 1,050   896,610 440,045 456,565
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 1,505 765 735   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) 470 225 240   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 70 25 40   92,485 44,315 48,170
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 40 15 25   38,925 19,210 19,720
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 10   12,125 6,100 6,025
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 2,340 1,165 1,175   953,850 469,405 484,445
Aboriginal identity population 50 2,225 1,115 1,110   141,890 69,565 72,325
Non-Aboriginal identity population 115 50 65   811,955 399,840 412,120
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 1,510 720 790   766,235 373,390 392,845
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,140 560 575   231,730 122,305 109,425
High school certificate or equivalent 52 145 55 85   205,495 101,235 104,260
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 75 45 30   86,310 52,700 33,610
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 55 20 35   111,770 39,765 72,005
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 10   32,180 11,870 20,315
University certificate, diploma or degree 80 25 55   98,755 45,515 53,235
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 505 245 255   141,690 72,885 68,810
No certificate, diploma or degree 425 215 215   67,545 36,390 31,155
High school certificate or equivalent 55 50 20 25   50,555 26,480 24,075
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 0 10   5,790 3,275 2,515
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 10   9,285 3,545 5,745
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 10   1,910 840 1,070
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 0   6,600 2,350 4,250
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 340 145 200   112,080 54,335 57,740
No certificate, diploma or degree 225 100 120   17,800 10,110 7,690
High school certificate or equivalent 58 55 25 35   31,785 17,345 14,440
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   12,920 7,740 5,175
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 15 10 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 0 15   23,440 9,300 14,135
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 600 300 305   373,475 183,805 189,670
No certificate, diploma or degree 430 215 215   76,295 43,585 32,715
High school certificate or equivalent 61 40 15 25   97,775 47,620 50,150
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 40 30 10   53,420 32,900 20,520
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 30 10 20   67,445 24,135 43,305
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 10   19,190 7,280 11,905
University certificate, diploma or degree 50 20 30   59,355 28,280 31,080
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 1,510 715 795   766,235 373,390 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,280 620 665   437,225 223,540 213,680
Education 60 20 40   42,225 10,675 31,555
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10 10 0   7,390 3,600 3,790
Humanities 10 0 10   12,795 5,835 6,955
Social and behavioural sciences and law 15 0 10   20,800 7,330 13,465
Business, management and public administration 25 10 15   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 0 0 0   9,440 5,355 4,085
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 40 30 15   69,145 65,575 3,570
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0 0 0   13,030 10,305 2,725
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 35 0 30   56,910 8,625 48,280
Personal, protective and transportation services 35 25 10   22,945 9,755 13,185
Other 64 0 0 0   45 0 40
Table: Location of study
Location of study La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 1,515 715 795   766,230 373,385 392,845
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,285 620 665   437,225 223,540 213,685
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 225 95 130   329,010 149,845 179,160
Inside Canada 215 90 125   309,460 139,570 169,895
Outside Canada 15 10 10   19,545 10,280 9,265
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 1,510 720 795   766,230 373,390 392,845
In the labour force 67 550 285 265   524,305 277,680 246,620
Employed 68 405 195 215   494,900 261,355 233,545
Unemployed 69 145 90 55   29,400 16,325 13,075
Not in the labour force 70 960 435 525   241,930 95,710 146,225
Participation rate 71 36.4 39.6 33.3   68.4 74.4 62.8
Employment rate 72 26.8 27.1 27.0   64.6 70.0 59.4
Unemployment rate 73 26.4 31.6 20.8   5.6 5.9 5.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 455 230 225   517,475 274,140 243,340
A Management occupations 75 30 20 10   41,595 25,460 16,135
B Business, finance and administration occupations 45 10 40   80,525 19,090 61,440
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 10 0   21,765 16,960 4,805
D Health occupations 25 10 25   32,205 5,055 27,155
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 105 25 85   42,840 13,325 29,515
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 0 10 0   10,960 4,400 6,560
G Sales and service occupations 125 60 65   120,600 46,795 73,805
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 75 75 0   83,245 77,815 5,430
I Occupations unique to primary industry 25 20 0   67,660 52,755 14,900
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 0 10 0   16,075 12,485 3,595
Table: Industry
Industry La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 455 230 230   517,475 274,140 243,340
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 40 40 0   84,305 64,265 20,040
Construction 50 45 10   29,940 26,835 3,105
Manufacturing 0 0 0   29,865 22,985 6,885
Wholesale trade 0 10 0   19,100 14,070 5,035
Retail trade 60 30 30   56,730 25,620 31,110
Finance and real estate 0 0 0   25,280 9,245 16,035
Health care and social services 75 10 65   58,405 8,855 49,545
Educational services 115 35 75   40,315 12,200 28,115
Business services 25 15 0   70,545 43,090 27,450
Other services 95 50 40   102,990 46,970 56,025
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 1,295 585 710   712,200 339,565 372,635
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 1,260 565 695   703,815 333,850 369,965
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 930 375 550   294,980 129,315 165,670
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 600 270 330   156,810 65,310 91,505
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 505 255 245   565,595 295,225 270,370
English 390 200 190   555,430 290,400 265,025
French 0 0 0   1,930 610 1,320
Non-official language 110 60 55   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 La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 405 195 210   494,900 261,355 233,545
Worked at home 10 0 10   69,650 42,105 27,545
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   1,040 685 355
No fixed workplace address 110 90 20   49,025 39,465 9,555
Worked at usual place 295 110 190   375,185 179,095 196,090
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 280 95 180   265,680 122,885 142,790
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 10 0 0   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 0 0 0   9,955 6,095 3,860
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work La Loche, Northern village   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 83 405 195 210   424,210 218,565 205,645
Car, truck, van, as driver 205 95 115   336,325 178,305 158,020
Car, truck, van, as passenger 30 10 15   30,760 13,115 17,640
Public transit 10 0 0   9,300 3,590 5,710
Walked or bicycled 135 60 80   40,755 18,975 21,780
All other modes 30 30 0   7,070 4,570 2,500
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 2,340 1,165 1,170   953,845 469,405 484,445
Total visible minority population 85 10 0 10   33,900 17,220 16,675
Chinese 10 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 10 0 10   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 2,330 1,165 1,165   919,950 452,180 467,765
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 590 325 265   553,655 288,795 264,865
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 17,792 16,512 20,053   23,025 27,950 19,279
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 235 110 130   286,895 166,030 120,860
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 34,944 35,200 34,432   35,948 39,991 32,097
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 La Loche, Northern village   Saskatchewan
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 1,445 670 770   728,960 356,325 372,635
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 11,912 8,024 14,560   23,755 29,589 19,873
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 11,885 8,024 14,464   21,679 25,944 18,659
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 57.1 70.4 45.8   73.9 77.8 68.5
Government transfers - As a % of total income 40.6 26.1 51.7   12.8 9.1 18.0
Other money - As a % of total income 2.8 3.1 2.5   13.3 13.2 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 2,340 1,170 1,170   897,575 441,025 456,545
% in low income before tax - All persons 29.9 29.6 30.3   14.4 13.1 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 13.9 15.0 12.3   9.9 9.4 10.4
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 34.1 33.6 35.1   18.1 18.1 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 13.0 13.5 12.4   12.5 12.6 12.5

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. La Loche, Saskatchewan (Code4718074) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
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