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2006 Community Profiles

 
Baffin, Unorganized Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 5   29,474
Population in 2001 1 75   26,745
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -93.3   10.2
Total private dwellings 2 36   9,041
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 0   7,855
Population density per square kilometre 0.0   0.0
Land area (square km) 1,038,839.02   1,932,254.97
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 x   29,475 15,105 14,365
0 to 4 years x   3,425 1,745 1,685
5 to 9 years x   3,310 1,685 1,630
10 to 14 years x   3,260 1,645 1,615
15 to 19 years x   3,160 1,650 1,515
20 to 24 years x   2,460 1,240 1,215
25 to 29 years x   2,425 1,195 1,230
30 to 34 years x   2,165 1,090 1,075
35 to 39 years x   2,205 1,140 1,070
40 to 44 years x   1,860 955 900
45 to 49 years x   1,510 760 750
50 to 54 years x   1,245 665 580
55 to 59 years x   1,025 565 465
60 to 64 years x   605 335 270
65 to 69 years x   355 185 170
70 to 74 years x   230 135 95
75 to 79 years x   125 60 60
80 to 84 years x   60 35 25
85 years and over x   45 25 20
Median age of the population 5 x   23.1 23.3 23.0
% of the population aged 15 and over x   66.1 66.4 65.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 x   19,470 10,030 9,440
Not in a common-law relationship x   15,045 7,810 7,230
In a common-law relationship x   4,425 2,220 2,210
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 x   19,470 10,030 9,445
Never legally married (single) 8 x   11,955 6,360 5,590
Legally married (and not separated) 9 x   6,045 3,055 2,990
Separated, but still legally married 10 x   420 220 200
Divorced 11 x   465 225 235
Widowed 12 x   590 160 425
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 x   7,855
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings x   53.2
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings x   10.4
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings x   22.6
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 x   1.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 x   9.4
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings x   2.2
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 x   0.8
Number of owned dwellings 16 x   1,785
Number of rented dwellings 17 x   6,065
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 x   3,605
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 x   4,255
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings x   20.2
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 x   5.0
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 x   18.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 x   214,817
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 x   7,035
Number of married-couple families 22 x   2,890
Number of common-law-couple families 23 x   2,205
Number of lone-parent families x   1,940
Number of female lone-parent families x   1,445
Number of male lone-parent families x   500
Average number of persons in all census families x   3.7
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 x   4.3
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 x   3.8
Average number of persons in lone-parent families x   2.8
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families x   2.9
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families x   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 x   49,270
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 x   80,677
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 x   47,851
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) x   22,576
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) x   22,688
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) x   21,632
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 x   44,837
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 x   69,006
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) x   43,788
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) x   21,904
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) x   22,069
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) x   20,864
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 x   7,855
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 x   3,300
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 x   855
One-person households x   1,440
Other household types 28 x   2,265
Average household size x   3.7
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 x   60,221
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 x   64,448
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 x   113,920
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) x   40,118
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 x   51,152
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 x   53,195
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 x   57,088
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 x   93,338
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) x   34,592
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 x   46,635
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 x   262
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 x   1,000
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 x   29,325 15,000 14,325
English only x   7,765 4,145 3,625
French only x   370 210 155
English and French x   20 10 10
Other language(s) 33 x   21,170 10,635 10,535
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 x   29,325 15,000 14,320
English only x   25,830 13,190 12,640
French only x   20 10 10
English and French x   1,165 650 515
Neither English nor French x   2,310 1,150 1,155
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 x   29,325 15,000 14,325
English x   12,955 6,660 6,295
French x   205 110 95
Non-official language x   15,810 8,070 7,740
English and French x   15 10 10
English and non-official language x   315 150 165
French and non-official language x   25 10 15
English, French and non-official language x   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 x   29,325 15,000 14,325
Non-immigrants 37 x   28,820 14,740 14,075
Immigrants 38 x   450 240 205
Before 1991 x   295 180 120
1991 to 2000 x   100 45 55
2001 to 2006 39 x   50 20 35
Non-permanent residents 40 x   50 15 40
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 x   29,325 15,000 14,320
Canadian citizens x   29,175 14,945 14,230
Canadian citizens under age 18 x   11,970 6,110 5,855
Canadian citizens age 18 and over x   17,205 8,830 8,375
Not Canadian citizens 42 x   150 55 95
Table: Generation status
Generation status Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 x   19,340 9,930 9,410
1st generation 44 x   510 265 250
2nd generation 45 x   590 325 265
3rd generation or more 46 x   18,235 9,340 8,895
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 x   28,670 14,680 13,985
Lived at the same address 1 year ago x   24,180 12,440 11,735
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) x   2,670 1,295 1,375
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory x   815 420 385
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago x   950 500 450
Lived in a different country 1 year ago x   55 15 45
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 x   25,905 13,260 12,640
Lived at the same address 5 years ago x   14,970 7,755 7,210
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) x   6,665 3,335 3,330
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory x   1,735 880 860
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago x   2,425 1,255 1,170
Lived in a different country 5 years ago x   110 35 70
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 x   29,325 15,000 14,325
Aboriginal identity population 50 x   24,915 12,565 12,350
Non-Aboriginal identity population x   4,410 2,435 1,970
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 x   19,340 9,930 9,410
No certificate, diploma or degree x   11,080 5,575 5,510
High school certificate or equivalent 52 x   2,110 1,055 1,055
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma x   1,345 1,045 300
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 x   2,740 1,300 1,440
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level x   315 145 165
University certificate, diploma or degree x   1,750 805 940
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 x   5,590 2,865 2,725
No certificate, diploma or degree x   4,465 2,330 2,135
High school certificate or equivalent 55 x   760 360 400
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma x   105 65 40
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 x   205 85 115
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level x   10 0 10
University certificate, diploma or degree x   50 25 30
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 x   4,550 2,250 2,295
No certificate, diploma or degree x   2,095 1,065 1,030
High school certificate or equivalent 58 x   625 295 330
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma x   350 270 80
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 x   830 370 460
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level x   100 40 55
University certificate, diploma or degree x   555 210 340
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 x   8,405 4,380 4,025
No certificate, diploma or degree x   3,865 1,840 2,020
High school certificate or equivalent 61 x   715 385 320
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma x   860 680 180
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 x   1,665 815 850
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level x   205 100 105
University certificate, diploma or degree x   1,100 555 545
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 x   19,340 9,930 9,410
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree x   13,190 6,625 6,565
Education x   800 255 545
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies x   165 95 65
Humanities x   320 125 195
Social and behavioural sciences and law x   685 250 435
Business, management and public administration x   1,240 450 785
Physical and life sciences and technologies x   205 135 65
Mathematics, computer and information sciences x   185 95 90
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies x   1,330 1,230 100
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation x   135 100 40
Health, parks, recreation and fitness x   530 145 385
Personal, protective and transportation services x   550 410 135
Other 64 x   10 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 x   19,340 9,930 9,410
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree x   13,195 6,625 6,565
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree x   6,150 3,305 2,845
Inside Canada x   5,895 3,190 2,710
Outside Canada x   255 115 135
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 x   19,340 9,930 9,410
In the labour force 67 x   12,635 6,745 5,890
Employed 68 x   10,670 5,540 5,125
Unemployed 69 x   1,965 1,200 765
Not in the labour force 70 x   6,705 3,190 3,515
Participation rate 71 x   65.3 67.9 62.6
Employment rate 72 x   55.2 55.8 54.5
Unemployment rate 73 x   15.6 17.8 13.0
Table: Occupation
Occupation Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 x   12,080 6,445 5,635
A Management occupations 75 x   1,275 810 465
B Business, finance and administration occupations x   1,880 560 1,320
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations x   415 330 85
D Health occupations x   310 60 250
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion x   1,985 565 1,420
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport x   640 325 320
G Sales and service occupations x   3,175 1,530 1,645
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations x   2,045 1,965 80
I Occupations unique to primary industry x   215 205 10
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities x   140 100 50
Table: Industry
Industry Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 x   12,080 6,445 5,630
Agriculture and other resource-based industries x   585 510 80
Construction x   730 660 65
Manufacturing x   155 95 60
Wholesale trade x   95 75 20
Retail trade x   1,405 670 735
Finance and real estate x   465 310 160
Health care and social services x   1,095 190 910
Educational services x   1,535 475 1,055
Business services x   1,500 1,025 475
Other services x   4,510 2,440 2,070
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 x   17,965 8,975 8,995
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 x   17,195 8,415 8,780
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 x   12,165 5,640 6,525
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 x   4,975 2,380 2,595
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 x   14,185 7,525 6,665
English x   9,785 5,360 4,430
French x   55 35 25
Non-official language x   4,100 2,010 2,085
English and French x   10 0 0
English and non-official language x   230 115 115
French and non-official language x   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language x   0 10 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 x   10,670 5,545 5,125
Worked at home x   360 235 125
Worked outside Canada x   10 0 0
No fixed workplace address x   785 595 190
Worked at usual place x   9,515 4,710 4,805
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence x   9,165 4,510 4,660
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence x   245 130 115
Worked in a different census division (county) x   35 20 20
Worked in a different province x   70 55 15
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
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 x   10,300 5,305 4,995
Car, truck, van, as driver x   2,585 1,715 870
Car, truck, van, as passenger x   1,230 550 670
Public transit x   20 0 15
Walked or bicycled x   5,110 2,355 2,760
All other modes x   1,355 680 675
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 x   29,325 15,000 14,325
Total visible minority population 85 x   420 190 230
Chinese x   80 35 40
South Asian 86 x   85 40 40
Black x   100 45 50
Filipino x   80 25 55
Latin American x   25 10 15
Southeast Asian 87 x   0 0 0
Arab x   15 10 0
West Asian 88 x   10 0 0
Korean x   0 0 0
Japanese x   10 0 10
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 x   10 0 0
Multiple visible minority 90 x   15 10 10
Not a visible minority 91 x   28,905 14,810 14,095
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 x   13,470 7,195 6,280
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 x   26,848 29,235 24,973
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 x   6,525 3,625 2,895
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 x   58,088 59,915 56,005
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Baffin, Unorganized, Unorganized   Nunavut
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 x   17,310 8,870 8,445
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 x   20,982 22,552 20,047
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 x   20,042 21,002 19,113
Composition of total income (100%) 97 x   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income x   86.5 90.0 82.3
Government transfers - As a % of total income x   11.2 7.4 15.8
Other money - As a % of total income x   2.3 2.6 1.9
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 x   0 0 0
% in low income before tax - All persons x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - All persons x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age x   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age x   0.0 0.0 0.0

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Baffin, Unorganized, Nunavut (Code6204030) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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