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2006 Community Profiles

 
Division No. 3 Image: Data quality note(s)
Alberta
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Northern Rockies A Image: Data quality note(s)
British Columbia
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 37,846   1,079
Population in 2001 1 37,580   937
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 0.7   15.2
Total private dwellings 2 14,120   401
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 12,838   386
Population density per square kilometre 2.7   0.0
Land area (square km) 13,866.22   50,349.58
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 37,845 18,430 19,410   1,075 580 500
0 to 4 years 2,500 1,190 1,310   80 40 35
5 to 9 years 2,810 1,400 1,410   80 50 30
10 to 14 years 3,170 1,630 1,540   100 40 60
15 to 19 years 2,990 1,490 1,500   85 45 35
20 to 24 years 2,055 1,065 985   50 25 30
25 to 29 years 1,765 845 915   35 15 20
30 to 34 years 1,880 900 980   85 45 40
35 to 39 years 1,985 915 1,070   110 55 50
40 to 44 years 2,505 1,240 1,265   115 70 45
45 to 49 years 2,825 1,350 1,470   135 65 70
50 to 54 years 2,670 1,345 1,320   90 50 40
55 to 59 years 2,395 1,180 1,215   45 25 20
60 to 64 years 2,035 1,015 1,025   40 15 20
65 to 69 years 1,835 930 905   20 20 5
70 to 74 years 1,490 725 765   5 10 0
75 to 79 years 1,170 560 605   5 5 0
80 to 84 years 860 330 535   5 0 0
85 years and over 905 310 590   0 0 0
Median age of the population 5 39.5 38.9 40.0   36.2 37.6 35.0
% of the population aged 15 and over 77.6 77.1 78.1   75.9 77.6 74.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 29,365 14,215 15,155   815 445 370
Not in a common-law relationship 27,060 13,060 14,000   675 375 300
In a common-law relationship 2,310 1,155 1,155   140 70 70
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 29,370 14,215 15,155   815 450 370
Never legally married (single) 8 8,750 4,645 4,105   255 155 105
Legally married (and not separated) 9 15,895 7,955 7,940   440 220 215
Separated, but still legally married 10 720 325 390   30 25 5
Divorced 11 1,905 850 1,060   65 40 25
Widowed 12 2,100 435 1,660   20 10 10
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 12,865   385
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 86.2   88.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 1.8   0.0
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 1.6   0.0
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.4   2.6
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 3.9   0.0
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.2   0.0
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.0   7.8
Number of owned dwellings 16 9,985   360
Number of rented dwellings 17 2,245   20
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 9,665   225
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 3,200   160
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 17.6   14.3
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 7.2   6.9
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 2.4   0.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 183,628   249,370
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 10,000   315
Number of married-couple families 22 7,385   225
Number of common-law-couple families 23 1,150   55
Number of lone-parent families 1,460   30
Number of female lone-parent families 1,100   15
Number of male lone-parent families 355   20
Average number of persons in all census families 3.0   3.1
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.1   3.4
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.1   2.8
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.7   2.0
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.7   1.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.7   2.0
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 52,229   97,878
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 59,469   107,204
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 38,963   74,894
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 26,396   69,285
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 26,297   38,461
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 27,576   97,827
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 47,909   86,039
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 53,731   89,029
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 36,441   64,583
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 26,320   61,220
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 26,274   36,413
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 27,226   79,395
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 12,870   385
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 3,775   170
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 4,390   115
One-person households 2,915   60
Other household types 28 1,790   35
Average household size 2.7   2.8
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 46,377   88,773
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 66,258   111,651
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 51,324   89,270
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 22,672   57,964
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 39,388   69,442
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 42,666   75,531
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 59,175   92,439
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 47,166   76,582
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 21,689   51,374
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 37,883   61,299
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 574   426
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 591   1,166
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 37,280 18,270 19,010   1,080 580 495
English only 30,660 15,155 15,510   1,050 570 480
French only 205 75 130   10 0 0
English and French 45 25 15   10 10 10
Other language(s) 33 6,370 3,015 3,350   15 10 0
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 37,280 18,270 19,010   1,075 580 490
English only 35,955 17,720 18,235   1,055 570 485
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 1,110 440 665   20 10 0
Neither English nor French 215 105 110   0 0 0
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 37,280 18,270 19,010   1,075 585 495
English 33,260 16,350 16,905   1,075 580 490
French 45 25 20   0 0 0
Non-official language 3,725 1,765 1,955   0 0 0
English and French 25 15 15   0 0 0
English and non-official language 215 110 110   0 0 0
French and non-official language 10 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 37,280 18,265 19,015   1,075 580 490
Non-immigrants 37 34,615 17,055 17,560   1,040 565 475
Immigrants 38 2,610 1,195 1,415   35 15 20
Before 1991 1,980 885 1,095   30 15 15
1991 to 2000 330 135 195   0 0 0
2001 to 2006 39 300 170 125   0 0 0
Non-permanent residents 40 50 15 30   0 0 0
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 37,280 18,270 19,010   1,080 580 495
Canadian citizens 36,445 17,915 18,530   1,065 580 485
Canadian citizens under age 18 10,280 5,060 5,220   335 180 155
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 26,160 12,850 13,310   735 400 335
Not Canadian citizens 42 840 355 485   10 10 0
Table: Generation status
Generation status Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 28,790 14,050 14,740   820 440 380
1st generation 44 2,615 1,160 1,455   35 20 20
2nd generation 45 5,895 2,955 2,940   125 45 80
3rd generation or more 46 20,275 9,935 10,345   665 380 285
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 36,795 18,045 18,750   1,070 585 490
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 32,180 15,820 16,360   925 495 430
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 1,965 920 1,045   75 50 25
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 2,050 990 1,060   40 20 25
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 435 200 235   30 10 15
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 160 120 45   0 0 0
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 34,785 17,070 17,715   985 535 450
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 24,290 12,075 12,220   645 360 285
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 4,155 1,900 2,255   170 90 80
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 4,765 2,355 2,410   85 45 40
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 1,095 495 600   90 40 45
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 475 245 230   0 0 10
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 37,280 18,265 19,010   1,080 580 495
Aboriginal identity population 50 7,080 3,430 3,655   115 55 60
Non-Aboriginal identity population 30,195 14,840 15,360   960 525 435
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 28,790 14,050 14,740   825 440 380
No certificate, diploma or degree 9,455 4,685 4,765   280 190 90
High school certificate or equivalent 52 7,065 3,260 3,810   270 115 155
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,345 2,175 1,175   110 80 35
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 4,865 2,100 2,760   80 35 45
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,110 355 755   10 10 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 2,945 1,470 1,475   65 20 45
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 5,065 2,495 2,575   155 75 75
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,915 1,455 1,465   100 45 55
High school certificate or equivalent 55 1,535 770 765   30 10 20
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 165 110 55   20 15 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 285 145 140   0 0 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 0 55   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 105 10 100   0 0 0
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 3,605 1,765 1,830   130 65 60
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,020 500 525   30 25 10
High school certificate or equivalent 58 995 575 420   50 10 40
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 335 185 150   30 20 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 800 315 490   0 0 10
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 85 20 60   10 0 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 365 175 190   10 10 0
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 14,330 7,015 7,320   510 270 240
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,195 1,605 1,590   140 105 35
High school certificate or equivalent 61 3,360 1,495 1,870   180 80 100
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,035 1,375 665   55 35 15
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 3,030 1,300 1,720   70 30 40
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 735 245 485   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,980 995 980   55 10 45
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 28,790 14,045 14,740   820 440 385
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 16,525 7,945 8,575   550 305 245
Education 1,495 435 1,065   50 10 35
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 205 75 135   0 0 0
Humanities 365 185 180   0 10 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 730 235 500   10 0 10
Business, management and public administration 2,085 620 1,465   65 0 55
Physical and life sciences and technologies 300 170 135   10 0 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 225 60 165   0 0 0
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 2,840 2,750 90   105 100 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 900 720 180   10 10 10
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 2,195 400 1,795   0 10 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 920 450 465   20 10 10
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 28,790 14,050 14,740   825 440 380
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 16,520 7,950 8,575   550 305 245
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 12,265 6,100 6,165   270 135 130
Inside Canada 10,690 5,265 5,430   250 135 115
Outside Canada 1,575 840 735   20 0 15
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 28,790 14,050 14,740   820 440 380
In the labour force 67 18,795 10,145 8,650   675 405 265
Employed 68 17,800 9,640 8,160   625 380 245
Unemployed 69 1,000 505 490   50 30 20
Not in the labour force 70 9,995 3,905 6,090   150 30 115
Participation rate 71 65.3 72.2 58.7   82.3 92.0 69.7
Employment rate 72 61.8 68.6 55.4   76.2 86.4 64.5
Unemployment rate 73 5.3 5.0 5.7   7.4 7.4 7.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 18,410 9,965 8,440   665 410 255
A Management occupations 75 1,505 875 625   45 35 10
B Business, finance and administration occupations 2,040 405 1,635   115 0 105
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 500 395 100   35 15 25
D Health occupations 1,065 205 855   10 0 10
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 1,315 415 895   40 10 35
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 425 170 250   10 0 10
G Sales and service occupations 4,180 1,425 2,755   75 35 45
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 3,230 2,990 240   200 190 10
I Occupations unique to primary industry 3,540 2,615 920   75 75 0
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 610 455 155   60 55 10
Table: Industry
Industry Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 18,415 9,965 8,440   660 410 250
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 4,500 3,170 1,330   155 150 0
Construction 1,485 1,270 215   25 20 10
Manufacturing 1,135 840 295   100 80 25
Wholesale trade 560 425 135   15 10 0
Retail trade 1,545 555 990   65 25 35
Finance and real estate 585 225 360   20 10 15
Health care and social services 2,065 385 1,680   20 0 20
Educational services 1,310 430 880   40 10 40
Business services 1,915 1,130 780   130 75 55
Other services 3,315 1,535 1,775   95 35 55
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 26,645 12,725 13,925   795 415 375
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 26,150 12,445 13,705   790 415 375
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 12,725 5,550 7,175   360 175 185
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 7,595 3,165 4,430   35 10 25
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 20,340 10,735 9,610   710 425 285
English 19,075 10,110 8,965   710 420 285
French 15 10 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 1,055 530 530   0 0 0
English and French 10 0 10   0 0 0
English and non-official language 190 85 105   0 0 0
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 17,800 9,635 8,160   625 380 245
Worked at home 3,995 2,185 1,810   60 30 30
Worked outside Canada 105 90 15   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 1,990 1,665 325   85 80 10
Worked at usual place 11,700 5,695 6,005   480 265 210
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 5,980 2,700 3,275   35 30 10
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 3,605 1,690 1,915   430 225 205
Worked in a different census division (county) 2,025 1,220 810   10 15 0
Worked in a different province 85 80 0   0 0 0
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
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 13,690 7,360 6,330   565 350 215
Car, truck, van, as driver 10,825 5,930 4,895   510 320 190
Car, truck, van, as passenger 1,075 555 525   45 20 20
Public transit 100 65 30   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 1,450 640 810   10 0 10
All other modes 240 175 65   10 10 10
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 37,280 18,270 19,015   1,075 585 490
Total visible minority population 85 675 330 340   10 10 0
Chinese 240 130 105   10 0 0
South Asian 86 20 10 0   0 0 0
Black 95 50 45   0 0 0
Filipino 85 40 40   10 0 0
Latin American 50 40 15   0 0 0
Southeast Asian 87 10 0 10   0 0 0
Arab 0 0 10   0 0 0
West Asian 88 30 15 10   0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0   0 0 0
Japanese 85 30 55   0 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 10 0 0   0 0 0
Multiple visible minority 90 50 0 45   0 0 0
Not a visible minority 91 36,605 17,935 18,670   1,070 575 495
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 18,635 9,855 8,775   710 420 295
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 20,270 26,259 15,235   36,335 49,009 26,057
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 9,065 5,655 3,415   355 225 130
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 34,741 37,810 29,410   57,204 76,692 48,224
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Division No. 3 (CD)   Northern Rockies A, Regional district electoral area
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 26,120 12,960 13,160   795 430 360
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 20,874 26,748 17,088   36,864 58,043 23,455
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 19,905 25,135 16,770   33,920 47,621 23,083
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 69.7 73.6 63.7   88.5 90.5 82.3
Government transfers - As a % of total income 16.4 11.9 23.4   5.3 4.5 7.4
Other money - As a % of total income 13.9 14.5 12.9   6.2 4.7 10.4
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 29,275 14,460 14,815   1,065 575 490
% in low income before tax - All persons 9.0 8.1 10.0   1.4 1.7 0.0
% in low income after tax - All persons 6.3 5.6 6.9   1.4 1.7 0.0
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 11.7 11.1 12.3   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 8.0 7.2 8.7   0.0 0.0 0.0

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