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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 68,043   7,546,131
Population in 2001 1 69,661   7,237,479
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -2.3   4.3
Total private dwellings 2 32,090   3,452,300
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 29,310   3,188,713
Population density per square kilometre 215.7   5.6
Land area (square km) 315.49   1,356,366.78
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 68,040 31,750 36,295   7,546,130 3,687,695 3,858,440
0 to 4 years 3,185 1,605 1,575   375,270 191,565 183,710
5 to 9 years 3,350 1,730 1,620   398,980 203,985 195,000
10 to 14 years 4,030 2,065 1,965   478,255 243,595 234,655
15 to 19 years 4,355 2,235 2,120   475,005 242,185 232,820
20 to 24 years 4,825 2,350 2,480   472,170 238,440 233,730
25 to 29 years 4,465 2,055 2,410   492,870 245,335 247,540
30 to 34 years 4,275 2,030 2,245   467,325 232,800 234,525
35 to 39 years 4,250 1,925 2,325   502,300 250,340 251,960
40 to 44 years 5,425 2,635 2,800   619,120 308,570 310,550
45 to 49 years 5,510 2,565 2,950   644,040 318,145 325,895
50 to 54 years 5,110 2,440 2,670   588,085 289,780 298,300
55 to 59 years 4,585 2,170 2,410   524,350 257,790 266,560
60 to 64 years 3,535 1,645 1,890   428,070 208,805 219,270
65 to 69 years 2,740 1,280 1,465   315,560 150,165 165,395
70 to 74 years 2,485 1,070 1,415   268,145 121,940 146,205
75 to 79 years 2,220 870 1,355   220,530 92,485 128,045
80 to 84 years 1,835 615 1,220   156,775 58,075 98,695
85 years and over 1,855 465 1,385   119,285 33,695 85,585
Median age of the population 5 41.3 39.7 42.6   41.0 39.9 41.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.5 83.0 85.8   83.4 82.7 84.1
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 57,475 26,340 31,135   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Not in a common-law relationship 52,560 23,880 28,685   5,071,770 2,435,400 2,636,370
In a common-law relationship 4,920 2,465 2,455   1,221,855 613,155 608,700
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 57,480 26,340 31,140   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Never legally married (single) 8 20,685 10,295 10,390   2,721,330 1,425,090 1,296,245
Legally married (and not separated) 9 24,250 12,145 12,105   2,361,855 1,181,340 1,180,515
Separated, but still legally married 10 2,705 1,110 1,600   132,285 60,240 72,045
Divorced 11 4,905 1,960 2,940   667,400 300,510 366,895
Widowed 12 4,935 835 4,100   410,750 81,375 329,375
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 29,315   3,189,345
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 42.0   45.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.0   4.9
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.7   2.4
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 10.5   8.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 30.0   32.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.8   5.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 3.0   1.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 16,520   1,917,735
Number of rented dwellings 17 12,800   1,267,945
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 25,175   2,340,830
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 4,140   848,515
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 9.4   7.7
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.3   5.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.4   1.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 125,434   182,399
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 19,100   2,121,610
Number of married-couple families 22 11,920   1,156,930
Number of common-law-couple families 23 2,465   611,850
Number of lone-parent families 4,715   352,825
Number of female lone-parent families 4,015   274,885
Number of male lone-parent families 700   77,935
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.9   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,042   58,678
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 63,053   63,327
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 45,815   65,132
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 27,944   37,195
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 26,837   34,689
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 35,495   47,362
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 45,026   50,719
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 53,582   54,307
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 41,141   55,734
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 27,072   35,120
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 25,921   33,254
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 32,838   41,758
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 29,310   3,189,345
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 5,870   818,445
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 8,195   916,525
One-person households 9,175   980,340
Other household types 28 6,075   474,030
Average household size 2.3   2.3
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 41,459   46,419
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 71,185   76,339
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 54,007   55,438
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,527   23,598
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 34,082   41,760
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 36,848   40,447
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 60,743   65,160
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 46,935   47,684
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 21,536   21,413
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 31,992   38,510
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 550   566
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 680   717
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 66,690 31,255 35,435   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 60,245 28,325 31,915   575,555 282,845 292,710
French only 3,445 1,420 2,025   5,877,660 2,875,665 3,001,990
English and French 300 105 195   43,335 21,135 22,200
Other language(s) 33 2,700 1,405 1,295   939,350 466,330 473,020
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 66,690 31,255 35,440   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 56,875 27,025 29,855   336,785 164,435 172,350
French only 60 35 20   4,010,880 1,855,540 2,155,340
English and French 9,590 4,110 5,480   3,017,860 1,598,220 1,419,645
Neither English nor French 165 85 80   70,375 27,785 42,590
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 66,690 31,255 35,440   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
English 63,520 29,760 33,765   744,430 365,970 378,465
French 1,230 545 685   6,027,735 2,955,945 3,071,785
Non-official language 1,635 830 805   518,320 252,850 265,470
English and French 190 55 135   52,325 25,465 26,865
English and non-official language 115 70 45   26,560 12,825 13,740
French and non-official language 0 0 0   54,490 26,740 27,750
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   12,035 6,185 5,855
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 66,690 31,255 35,435   7,435,900 3,645,975 3,789,925
Non-immigrants 37 63,075 29,430 33,645   6,535,430 3,202,640 3,332,785
Immigrants 38 2,890 1,420 1,470   851,555 417,920 433,635
Before 1991 1,800 900 895   438,940 217,040 221,900
1991 to 2000 385 180 205   218,715 105,540 113,175
2001 to 2006 39 710 340 370   193,905 95,340 98,560
Non-permanent residents 40 730 405 325   48,915 25,410 23,500
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 66,690 31,255 35,435   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
Canadian citizens 65,045 30,380 34,660   7,155,510 3,509,030 3,646,480
Canadian citizens under age 18 12,925 6,635 6,285   1,499,220 766,560 732,655
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 52,125 23,740 28,380   5,656,290 2,742,475 2,913,820
Not Canadian citizens 42 1,645 875 770   280,390 136,945 143,445
Table: Generation status
Generation status Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 56,140 25,905 30,235   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
1st generation 44 3,410 1,715 1,695   840,970 415,500 425,465
2nd generation 45 3,670 1,680 1,990   403,405 198,475 204,930
3rd generation or more 46 49,060 22,505 26,555   4,940,110 2,393,855 2,546,260
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 66,130 30,980 35,150   7,358,260 3,606,500 3,751,760
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 55,200 25,830 29,370   6,450,410 3,161,110 3,289,295
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 8,150 3,780 4,370   524,270 257,535 266,735
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 1,480 715 765   312,140 152,355 159,785
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 830 420 415   23,080 11,665 11,415
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 470 240 230   48,360 23,840 24,525
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 63,450 29,730 33,720   7,059,875 3,454,425 3,605,450
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 37,475 17,470 20,000   4,368,530 2,138,945 2,229,585
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 18,390 8,460 9,935   1,452,230 707,125 745,105
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 3,990 2,045 1,945   969,300 472,940 496,360
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 2,190 1,020 1,165   73,555 36,785 36,770
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 1,405 735 675   196,260 98,630 97,630
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 66,695 31,255 35,440   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
Aboriginal identity population 50 850 385 470   108,425 53,525 54,905
Non-Aboriginal identity population 65,840 30,870 34,970   7,327,475 3,592,450 3,735,020
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 56,140 25,905 30,235   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No certificate, diploma or degree 14,385 6,445 7,940   1,547,875 750,215 797,660
High school certificate or equivalent 52 17,050 7,625 9,420   1,377,585 625,295 752,290
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 5,575 3,745 1,830   945,965 571,855 374,115
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 10,545 4,390 6,155   992,365 437,890 554,475
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 2,030 815 1,210   301,140 123,700 177,440
University certificate, diploma or degree 6,560 2,880 3,680   1,019,550 498,880 520,680
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 9,135 4,745 4,395   944,770 480,525 464,245
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,770 1,980 1,785   347,860 193,810 154,050
High school certificate or equivalent 55 3,665 1,870 1,795   271,780 137,325 134,455
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 285 225 60   84,495 51,075 33,415
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 695 325 370   168,685 71,235 97,455
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 185 125 60   19,290 7,825 11,465
University certificate, diploma or degree 525 205 320   52,660 19,255 33,400
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 8,630 3,975 4,655   955,545 475,005 480,540
No certificate, diploma or degree 690 325 365   113,280 67,330 45,945
High school certificate or equivalent 58 2,690 1,360 1,325   151,140 81,910 69,225
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 600 350 255   179,115 104,245 74,865
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 2,545 1,075 1,465   205,210 93,560 111,645
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 325 175 145   44,125 18,715 25,410
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,780 690 1,095   262,685 109,235 153,445
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 28,100 13,105 14,990   3,283,280 1,618,280 1,665,000
No certificate, diploma or degree 5,410 2,430 2,975   611,840 305,290 306,550
High school certificate or equivalent 61 8,470 3,695 4,775   743,790 329,075 414,720
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,425 2,345 1,085   586,215 349,950 236,265
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 6,010 2,560 3,450   537,325 239,090 298,235
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,015 365 650   186,105 77,785 108,325
University certificate, diploma or degree 3,765 1,705 2,060   617,990 317,085 300,905
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 56,140 25,905 30,235   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 31,430 14,070 17,365   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Education 1,760 340 1,420   253,465 60,615 192,850
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 465 285 180   135,195 61,265 73,930
Humanities 1,170 505 660   195,940 78,420 117,520
Social and behavioural sciences and law 1,475 540 935   296,070 104,205 191,865
Business, management and public administration 6,705 1,830 4,875   744,150 266,295 477,860
Physical and life sciences and technologies 540 260 275   111,905 61,635 50,265
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,465 835 625   142,565 94,065 48,500
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,745 5,555 190   721,800 669,985 51,815
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 205 140 60   73,760 52,590 21,170
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 3,480 560 2,920   364,510 76,110 288,405
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,695 975 720   218,580 106,760 111,820
Other 64 0 0 0   1,080 375 700
Table: Location of study
Location of study Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 56,140 25,900 30,240   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 31,435 14,075 17,360   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 24,710 11,830 12,875   3,259,025 1,632,320 1,626,705
Inside Canada 23,405 11,080 12,320   2,976,490 1,480,120 1,496,370
Outside Canada 1,300 750 550   282,540 152,195 130,340
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 56,140 25,905 30,235   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
In the labour force 67 34,615 17,320 17,300   4,015,200 2,124,040 1,891,160
Employed 68 31,620 15,600 16,025   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Unemployed 69 2,990 1,720 1,270   279,695 156,855 122,840
Not in the labour force 70 21,525 8,585 12,940   2,169,290 883,785 1,285,500
Participation rate 71 61.7 66.9 57.2   64.9 70.6 59.5
Employment rate 72 56.3 60.2 53.0   60.4 65.4 55.7
Unemployment rate 73 8.6 9.9 7.3   7.0 7.4 6.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 33,880 16,940 16,940   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,400
A Management occupations 75 2,325 1,305 1,015   353,065 229,145 123,915
B Business, finance and administration occupations 7,820 2,435 5,385   715,465 211,345 504,125
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 2,465 1,880 580   255,930 198,940 56,990
D Health occupations 2,175 345 1,830   236,205 49,660 186,550
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 2,350 645 1,705   357,915 109,150 248,770
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 595 325 270   126,355 57,915 68,440
G Sales and service occupations 10,370 4,565 5,805   940,290 424,805 515,485
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,485 4,300 185   581,045 540,255 40,795
I Occupations unique to primary industry 410 375 35   101,365 81,280 20,090
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 880 755 125   262,030 177,795 84,240
Table: Industry
Industry Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 33,880 16,940 16,935   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,395
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 895 725 165   145,985 108,940 37,045
Construction 1,925 1,740 180   205,665 182,110 23,550
Manufacturing 2,560 1,800 755   573,550 404,135 169,410
Wholesale trade 1,810 1,135 675   173,190 115,020 58,175
Retail trade 4,505 1,875 2,635   472,030 218,795 253,240
Finance and real estate 1,390 500 885   211,230 85,495 125,730
Health care and social services 4,490 820 3,670   441,705 90,755 350,950
Educational services 1,705 490 1,215   270,895 91,725 179,170
Business services 8,230 4,815 3,420   673,565 419,925 253,640
Other services 6,365 3,030 3,335   761,855 363,375 398,475
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 50,345 22,535 27,810   5,643,450 2,673,875 2,969,575
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 49,605 22,095 27,515   5,559,160 2,617,675 2,941,480
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 18,210 7,515 10,700   2,333,500 1,040,080 1,293,415
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 9,340 3,645 5,695   1,151,790 474,105 677,685
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 37,565 18,695 18,865   4,266,965 2,241,370 2,025,590
English 36,765 18,415 18,350   531,935 285,910 246,030
French 395 130 265   3,498,285 1,830,000 1,668,285
Non-official language 110 80 30   32,725 16,555 16,170
English and French 245 50 200   185,660 99,010 86,650
English and non-official language 40 15 25   4,935 2,715 2,220
French and non-official language 0 0 0   4,555 2,290 2,265
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   8,860 4,885 3,980
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 31,625 15,600 16,025   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Worked at home 1,140 470 670   249,750 127,835 121,910
Worked outside Canada 75 40 30   11,500 8,270 3,230
No fixed workplace address 2,610 2,100 510   300,445 230,700 69,745
Worked at usual place 27,800 12,990 14,810   3,173,810 1,600,380 1,573,430
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 26,570 12,255 14,315   1,717,370 820,230 897,135
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 175 150 25   469,675 237,180 232,495
Worked in a different census division (county) 925 500 420   920,255 508,140 412,115
Worked in a different province 135 85 45   66,510 34,830 31,680
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Saint John, City   Quebec
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 30,410 15,090 15,320   3,474,255 1,831,075 1,643,175
Car, truck, van, as driver 20,145 10,835 9,310   2,525,440 1,417,850 1,107,595
Car, truck, van, as passenger 3,600 1,285 2,310   192,310 74,565 117,750
Public transit 2,325 870 1,450   445,250 183,780 261,475
Walked or bicycled 3,625 1,750 1,875   278,975 136,360 142,610
All other modes 720 350 365   32,275 18,525 13,750
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 66,690 31,255 35,440   7,435,900 3,645,980 3,789,925
Total visible minority population 85 3,060 1,555 1,505   654,355 320,875 333,475
Chinese 875 460 415   79,825 36,385 43,440
South Asian 86 375 240 130   72,850 37,910 34,935
Black 960 450 510   188,070 89,385 98,685
Filipino 160 70 90   24,200 9,170 15,030
Latin American 155 75 80   89,510 44,000 45,510
Southeast Asian 87 55 25 30   50,460 24,595 25,865
Arab 100 70 30   109,020 59,410 49,605
West Asian 88 260 105 150   16,120 8,645 7,470
Korean 65 35 30   5,310 2,540 2,770
Japanese 0 0 0   3,535 1,355 2,180
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 20 15 10   4,155 1,920 2,235
Multiple visible minority 90 30 15 20   11,310 5,565 5,745
Not a visible minority 91 63,630 29,695 33,930   6,781,550 3,325,100 3,456,450
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 36,465 18,185 18,280   4,225,875 2,221,995 2,003,885
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 23,439 27,553 20,518   25,464 30,197 20,925
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 20,065 10,450 9,610   2,136,705 1,210,545 926,160
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 33,997 38,231 30,172   37,722 42,021 32,849
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Saint John, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 53,320 24,565 28,755   5,876,975 2,884,710 2,992,265
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 22,510 28,010 19,354   24,430 30,074 19,828
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 20,561 24,621 18,099   22,471 26,302 18,951
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 69.8 73.7 65.1   73.2 76.7 68.1
Government transfers - As a % of total income 16.3 12.1 21.3   13.9 9.9 19.7
Other money - As a % of total income 13.9 14.2 13.6   12.9 13.4 12.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 66,070 30,880 35,190   7,349,680 3,604,885 3,744,790
% in low income before tax - All persons 20.8 19.2 22.3   17.2 15.6 18.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 15.5 14.6 16.3   12.5 11.7 13.3
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 28.3 28.8 27.7   17.6 17.5 17.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 21.9 22.2 21.5   12.5 12.4 12.6

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Saint John, New Brunswick (Code1301006) (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 February 18, 2020).

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