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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 80,098   12,160,282
Population in 2001 1 78,908   11,410,046
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 1.5   6.6
Total private dwellings 2 35,877   4,972,869
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 33,725   4,554,251
Population density per square kilometre 107.1   13.4
Land area (square km) 748.15   907,573.82
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 80,100 38,535 41,565   12,160,285 5,930,700 6,229,580
0 to 4 years 3,480 1,750 1,725   670,770 343,475 327,290
5 to 9 years 3,940 2,050 1,885   721,590 369,670 351,920
10 to 14 years 5,000 2,605 2,390   818,445 420,705 397,740
15 to 19 years 5,550 2,845 2,705   833,115 427,185 405,925
20 to 24 years 5,045 2,480 2,565   797,255 400,445 396,815
25 to 29 years 4,135 1,960 2,175   743,695 360,525 383,170
30 to 34 years 3,955 1,845 2,105   791,955 382,030 409,925
35 to 39 years 4,600 2,200 2,400   883,990 430,220 453,770
40 to 44 years 6,135 2,905 3,230   1,032,415 507,130 525,280
45 to 49 years 6,970 3,290 3,680   991,970 486,390 505,585
50 to 54 years 6,500 3,220 3,280   869,400 423,345 446,060
55 to 59 years 5,810 2,865 2,945   774,530 378,530 395,995
60 to 64 years 4,600 2,190 2,405   581,985 283,545 298,440
65 to 69 years 3,930 1,880 2,050   466,240 222,640 243,600
70 to 74 years 3,610 1,700 1,910   401,950 187,510 214,445
75 to 79 years 3,100 1,405 1,695   338,910 149,585 189,325
80 to 84 years 2,115 845 1,270   250,270 97,240 153,035
85 years and over 1,645 485 1,160   191,810 60,555 131,260
Median age of the population 5 43.7 42.8 44.4   39.0 38.1 39.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.5 83.4 85.6   81.8 80.9 82.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 67,685 32,125 35,565   9,949,485 4,796,850 5,152,630
Not in a common-law relationship 62,405 29,490 32,915   9,257,730 4,448,935 4,808,790
In a common-law relationship 5,280 2,630 2,650   691,755 347,915 343,840
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 67,685 32,125 35,565   9,949,480 4,796,850 5,152,635
Never legally married (single) 8 20,515 10,730 9,780   3,143,960 1,662,930 1,481,025
Legally married (and not separated) 9 33,585 16,780 16,810   5,168,660 2,585,115 2,583,545
Separated, but still legally married 10 2,575 1,125 1,455   345,075 150,090 194,980
Divorced 11 5,425 2,390 3,040   679,990 283,150 396,840
Widowed 12 5,575 1,100 4,480   611,805 115,565 496,235
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 33,720   4,555,025
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 66.0   56.1
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.7   5.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.0   7.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 3.9   3.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 15.1   10.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.9   15.6
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.3   0.5
Number of owned dwellings 16 23,665   3,235,495
Number of rented dwellings 17 9,980   1,312,290
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 28,675   3,124,010
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 5,045   1,431,020
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.2   6.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   6.6
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.3   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 132,264   297,479
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 23,540   3,422,315
Number of married-couple families 22 16,595   2,530,560
Number of common-law-couple families 23 2,660   351,045
Number of lone-parent families 4,290   540,715
Number of female lone-parent families 3,520   441,105
Number of male lone-parent families 770   99,605
Average number of persons in all census families 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.9   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.8   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.5   2.6
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.3   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 63,377   69,156
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 73,888   77,243
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 58,559   66,525
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 32,906   38,448
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,374   36,496
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 50,084   50,339
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 55,217   59,377
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 63,249   65,534
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 52,654   57,013
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,730   35,677
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,585   34,206
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 44,169   43,972
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 33,720   4,555,025
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 8,490   1,420,515
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 10,445   1,288,140
One-person households 9,720   1,104,865
Other household types 28 5,060   741,505
Average household size 2.3   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 49,797   60,455
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 88,852   87,960
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 60,283   68,764
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 22,580   30,025
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 39,538   51,560
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,879   52,117
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 74,701   74,095
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,872   58,755
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 21,217   26,473
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 36,274   46,194
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 590   801
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 624   1,046
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 79,035 38,225 40,815   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 66,445 31,870 34,580   8,230,705 4,044,755 4,185,945
French only 3,095 1,600 1,495   488,815 230,700 258,115
English and French 225 90 135   32,685 14,820 17,870
Other language(s) 33 9,270 4,665 4,605   3,276,685 1,587,595 1,689,090
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 79,040 38,225 40,815   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 70,840 34,715 36,125   10,335,700 5,130,945 5,204,755
French only 100 50 50   49,210 21,460 27,750
English and French 7,665 3,310 4,360   1,377,330 621,285 756,045
Neither English nor French 430 145 280   266,655 104,185 162,470
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 79,040 38,225 40,815   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English 74,835 36,275 38,555   9,655,830 4,733,165 4,922,665
French 685 305 375   289,035 136,125 152,910
Non-official language 3,005 1,395 1,610   1,811,620 874,575 937,050
English and French 230 105 120   26,045 11,875 14,175
English and non-official language 275 135 140   239,890 119,205 120,685
French and non-official language 0 0 0   3,065 1,455 1,605
English, French and non-official language 10 0 10   3,405 1,480 1,925
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 79,035 38,225 40,815   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Non-immigrants 37 70,585 33,895 36,690   8,512,020 4,197,560 4,314,460
Immigrants 38 8,230 4,210 4,010   3,398,725 1,620,320 1,778,400
Before 1991 7,735 3,950 3,785   1,884,440 901,375 983,065
1991 to 2000 310 165 145   933,545 443,665 489,880
2001 to 2006 39 180 95 90   580,740 275,280 305,460
Non-permanent residents 40 220 115 110   118,150 59,995 58,155
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 79,040 38,225 40,815   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Canadian citizens 77,665 37,595 40,070   11,131,465 5,455,880 5,675,585
Canadian citizens under age 18 15,650 8,105 7,545   2,572,660 1,320,670 1,251,990
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 62,020 29,495 32,525   8,558,810 4,135,210 4,423,595
Not Canadian citizens 42 1,375 625 745   897,430 421,990 475,435
Table: Generation status
Generation status Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 66,680 31,835 34,845   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
1st generation 44 8,325 4,245 4,080   3,340,210 1,590,525 1,749,680
2nd generation 45 12,870 5,930 6,940   1,912,460 933,690 978,765
3rd generation or more 46 45,475 21,650 23,825   4,566,750 2,220,495 2,346,260
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 78,270 37,865 40,410   11,893,180 5,808,065 6,085,115
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 68,390 33,065 35,325   10,299,250 5,027,935 5,271,320
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 7,440 3,525 3,915   951,995 466,425 485,570
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 2,025 1,065 965   453,460 222,520 230,945
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 235 125 115   56,835 27,630 29,205
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 175 85 90   131,630 63,550 68,075
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 75,565 36,510 39,055   11,354,360 5,532,565 5,821,800
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 50,565 24,945 25,620   6,660,310 3,245,120 3,415,185
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 17,565 7,835 9,725   2,542,885 1,241,165 1,301,720
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 6,130 3,060 3,070   1,398,660 682,595 716,070
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 815 385 425   185,785 89,885 95,900
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 490 285 205   566,710 273,790 292,920
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 79,035 38,225 40,815   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Aboriginal identity population 50 7,760 3,660 4,095   242,490 117,585 124,900
Non-Aboriginal identity population 71,280 34,560 36,720   11,786,405 5,760,285 6,026,115
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 66,675 31,835 34,840   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No certificate, diploma or degree 17,035 8,035 9,005   2,183,625 1,059,015 1,124,615
High school certificate or equivalent 52 18,960 8,385 10,575   2,628,575 1,220,380 1,408,190
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 6,325 4,610 1,710   785,115 514,820 270,295
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 13,370 5,920 7,455   1,804,775 782,360 1,022,420
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 2,020 835 1,185   405,270 181,355 223,915
University certificate, diploma or degree 8,955 4,045 4,915   2,012,060 986,780 1,025,280
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 10,575 5,365 5,205   1,624,835 826,425 798,410
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,445 2,300 2,150   648,300 348,960 299,345
High school certificate or equivalent 55 4,075 2,085 1,990   627,010 321,420 305,590
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 160 120 40   37,475 22,735 14,740
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 1,120 575 540   160,140 72,655 87,480
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 155 90 60   33,875 15,860 18,020
University certificate, diploma or degree 625 200 425   118,030 44,790 73,240
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 8,115 3,715 4,400   1,529,590 737,610 791,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 855 470 390   132,715 73,165 59,550
High school certificate or equivalent 58 2,115 1,070 1,045   364,260 200,340 163,920
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 435 315 120   91,525 56,430 35,095
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 2,380 1,005 1,370   372,355 165,310 207,050
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 280 140 135   68,800 31,275 37,525
University certificate, diploma or degree 2,050 720 1,330   499,935 211,090 288,845
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 34,455 16,500 17,955   5,108,740 2,488,355 2,620,380
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,930 2,295 2,635   766,810 383,295 383,520
High school certificate or equivalent 61 10,020 4,295 5,730   1,296,405 580,705 715,710
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,045 2,895 1,145   489,605 320,260 169,345
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 8,780 3,900 4,880   1,089,270 470,180 619,090
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,260 495 765   241,150 108,080 133,065
University certificate, diploma or degree 5,415 2,620 2,795   1,225,490 625,845 599,650
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 66,675 31,830 34,845   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 35,995 16,420 19,575   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,810
Education 2,545 765 1,785   335,715 81,810 253,900
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 610 290 315   193,790 90,735 103,060
Humanities 1,260 425 835   292,845 110,970 181,875
Social and behavioural sciences and law 2,770 905 1,870   576,100 202,080 374,020
Business, management and public administration 5,660 1,710 3,945   1,061,210 417,010 644,200
Physical and life sciences and technologies 680 375 305   181,250 94,220 87,030
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,130 635 495   254,440 151,930 102,505
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 7,905 7,670 230   1,089,310 995,690 93,620
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 835 645 195   91,965 62,180 29,780
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 5,010 795 4,215   665,490 124,885 540,605
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,270 1,190 1,080   264,620 133,610 131,015
Other 64 0 0 0   480 190 285
Table: Location of study
Location of study Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 66,680 31,830 34,845   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 35,995 16,425 19,575   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,805
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 30,680 15,410 15,265   5,007,220 2,465,315 2,541,905
Inside Canada 27,520 13,695 13,825   3,928,555 1,906,245 2,022,310
Outside Canada 3,155 1,710 1,440   1,078,670 559,075 519,590
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 66,675 31,830 34,845   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
In the labour force 67 39,970 20,230 19,740   6,587,580 3,437,670 3,149,905
Employed 68 36,725 18,515 18,205   6,164,245 3,230,050 2,934,195
Unemployed 69 3,245 1,710 1,535   423,335 207,620 215,710
Not in the labour force 70 26,705 11,600 15,105   3,231,840 1,307,035 1,924,805
Participation rate 71 59.9 63.6 56.7   67.1 72.5 62.1
Employment rate 72 55.1 58.2 52.2   62.8 68.1 57.8
Unemployment rate 73 8.1 8.5 7.8   6.4 6.0 6.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 39,185 19,845 19,345   6,473,735 3,385,885 3,087,850
A Management occupations 75 2,910 1,765 1,145   666,485 418,355 248,125
B Business, finance and administration occupations 6,305 1,695 4,610   1,204,490 360,225 844,260
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 2,755 2,155 605   451,930 349,305 102,630
D Health occupations 2,735 440 2,295   340,690 66,950 273,740
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 3,555 940 2,610   546,385 174,765 371,620
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 820 315 505   200,980 90,590 110,390
G Sales and service occupations 11,660 4,590 7,075   1,522,820 657,605 865,215
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 6,080 5,810 265   911,250 845,595 65,655
I Occupations unique to primary industry 665 595 75   165,085 125,660 39,430
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 1,695 1,535 155   463,610 296,825 166,785
Table: Industry
Industry Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 39,185 19,845 19,340   6,473,730 3,385,885 3,087,850
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 710 620 95   190,000 137,345 52,660
Construction 1,920 1,775 140   384,775 338,850 45,930
Manufacturing 4,905 4,385 515   899,670 628,460 271,210
Wholesale trade 665 540 120   307,465 199,755 107,710
Retail trade 5,015 2,115 2,895   720,235 322,715 397,515
Finance and real estate 1,340 600 735   442,610 193,375 249,230
Health care and social services 4,940 690 4,250   611,740 104,935 506,805
Educational services 3,080 880 2,200   433,485 141,630 291,855
Business services 6,875 4,015 2,860   1,274,345 755,215 519,130
Other services 9,740 4,220 5,520   1,209,390 563,600 645,790
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 61,345 28,620 32,725   8,991,010 4,259,925 4,731,085
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 60,635 28,245 32,395   8,869,060 4,186,725 4,682,335
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 23,615 10,020 13,595   3,736,900 1,649,835 2,087,065
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 14,990 6,185 8,805   1,838,830 773,420 1,065,410
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 43,000 21,605 21,400   7,054,270 3,652,835 3,401,430
English 42,485 21,395 21,090   6,754,045 3,511,580 3,242,460
French 235 70 165   97,965 40,635 57,330
Non-official language 100 40 65   112,125 57,295 54,830
English and French 150 80 65   42,945 19,035 23,910
English and non-official language 30 20 10   45,400 23,405 22,000
French and non-official language 0 0 0   230 100 130
English, French and non-official language 0 0 10   1,560 780 775
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 36,725 18,520 18,205   6,164,245 3,230,055 2,934,195
Worked at home 1,185 600 585   436,380 220,340 216,040
Worked outside Canada 345 155 190   36,905 24,210 12,695
No fixed workplace address 2,615 2,075 545   596,305 445,625 150,680
Worked at usual place 32,580 15,690 16,885   5,094,650 2,539,870 2,554,780
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 29,775 14,105 15,665   3,056,365 1,421,005 1,635,365
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 2,200 1,215 980   795,195 404,425 390,765
Worked in a different census division (county) 570 355 210   1,211,410 696,880 514,525
Worked in a different province 35 10 25   31,680 17,555 14,120
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
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 35,195 17,770 17,430   5,690,960 2,985,495 2,705,465
Car, truck, van, as driver 27,185 14,200 12,985   4,038,035 2,274,810 1,763,230
Car, truck, van, as passenger 3,415 1,335 2,080   470,410 191,695 278,715
Public transit 1,405 635 770   736,060 299,920 436,140
Walked or bicycled 2,845 1,425 1,415   389,105 190,340 198,765
All other modes 345 165 180   57,350 28,740 28,610
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 79,040 38,225 40,815   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Total visible minority population 85 955 490 460   2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205
Chinese 305 180 125   576,975 277,500 299,475
South Asian 86 95 70 25   794,170 401,900 392,270
Black 230 135 95   473,765 223,220 250,540
Filipino 85 0 75   203,215 87,025 116,190
Latin American 90 25 70   147,140 71,370 75,765
Southeast Asian 87 10 10 0   110,045 53,135 56,910
Arab 30 10 15   111,405 58,625 52,785
West Asian 88 0 0 0   96,620 49,275 47,340
Korean 25 10 15   69,540 33,720 35,820
Japanese 0 10 0   28,080 12,775 15,300
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 30 10 25   56,845 26,680 30,160
Multiple visible minority 90 55 30 25   77,400 37,755 39,645
Not a visible minority 91 78,085 37,730 40,350   9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 45,065 23,690 21,380   6,991,670 3,621,760 3,369,910
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 23,659 29,974 19,977   29,335 35,702 23,755
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 21,405 12,045 9,360   3,690,665 2,116,730 1,573,940
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 43,769 52,618 36,084   44,748 50,057 38,914
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Sault Ste. Marie (CA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 63,995 30,740 33,250   9,340,020 4,540,895 4,799,125
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 25,493 33,140 19,604   27,258 34,454 21,669
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,157 29,306 18,632   24,604 30,182 20,201
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 68.5 71.0 64.9   77.4 80.7 72.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 15.1 11.6 20.4   9.8 6.9 14.0
Other money - As a % of total income 16.3 17.5 14.6   12.9 12.4 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 77,290 37,385 39,905   11,926,140 5,825,145 6,100,995
% in low income before tax - All persons 13.9 11.5 16.1   14.7 13.7 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 9.5 8.5 10.6   11.1 10.5 11.6
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 19.0 17.4 20.7   18.0 17.9 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 13.9 13.0 14.9   13.7 13.7 13.8

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Sault Ste. Marie, Ontario (Code590) (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
(accessed April 19, 2021).

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