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2006 Community Profiles

 
Mississauga
Ontario
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 668,549   7,546,131
Population in 2001 1 612,925   7,237,479
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 9.1   4.3
Total private dwellings 2 223,737   3,452,300
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 214,894   3,188,713
Population density per square kilometre 2,317.1   5.6
Land area (square km) 288.53   1,356,366.78
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 668,550 327,530 341,020   7,546,130 3,687,695 3,858,440
0 to 4 years 39,725 20,375 19,350   375,270 191,565 183,710
5 to 9 years 43,830 22,595 21,240   398,980 203,985 195,000
10 to 14 years 49,625 25,705 23,920   478,255 243,595 234,655
15 to 19 years 49,090 25,475 23,620   475,005 242,185 232,820
20 to 24 years 46,290 23,450 22,840   472,170 238,440 233,730
25 to 29 years 43,260 20,415 22,845   492,870 245,335 247,540
30 to 34 years 44,925 21,050 23,880   467,325 232,800 234,525
35 to 39 years 53,090 25,220 27,870   502,300 250,340 251,960
40 to 44 years 61,115 29,855 31,270   619,120 308,570 310,550
45 to 49 years 56,810 27,845 28,970   644,040 318,145 325,895
50 to 54 years 47,350 23,190 24,160   588,085 289,780 298,300
55 to 59 years 39,795 19,595 20,195   524,350 257,790 266,560
60 to 64 years 27,945 13,685 14,255   428,070 208,805 219,270
65 to 69 years 21,125 10,220 10,900   315,560 150,165 165,395
70 to 74 years 16,820 7,855 8,960   268,145 121,940 146,205
75 to 79 years 12,540 5,545 6,995   220,530 92,485 128,045
80 to 84 years 8,865 3,415 5,450   156,775 58,075 98,695
85 years and over 6,350 2,050 4,305   119,285 33,695 85,585
Median age of the population 5 36.7 36.0 37.4   41.0 39.9 41.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 80.1 79.0 81.1   83.4 82.7 84.1
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 535,365 258,855 276,510   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Not in a common-law relationship 513,595 247,960 265,630   5,071,770 2,435,400 2,636,370
In a common-law relationship 21,775 10,895 10,880   1,221,855 613,155 608,700
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 535,370 258,855 276,510   6,293,620 3,048,550 3,245,070
Never legally married (single) 8 164,605 86,540 78,060   2,721,330 1,425,090 1,296,245
Legally married (and not separated) 9 301,190 150,565 150,630   2,361,855 1,181,340 1,180,515
Separated, but still legally married 10 15,425 6,205 9,220   132,285 60,240 72,045
Divorced 11 29,020 11,170 17,850   667,400 300,510 366,895
Widowed 12 25,125 4,380 20,750   410,750 81,375 329,375
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 214,925   3,189,345
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 41.0   45.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 11.4   4.9
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 13.9   2.4
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 3.1   8.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 6.8   32.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 23.7   5.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.1   1.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 161,190   1,917,735
Number of rented dwellings 17 53,735   1,267,945
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 116,345   2,340,830
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 98,580   848,515
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.3   7.7
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   5.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 3.9   1.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 377,116   182,399
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 186,630   2,121,610
Number of married-couple families 22 147,190   1,156,930
Number of common-law-couple families 23 11,060   611,850
Number of lone-parent families 28,385   352,825
Number of female lone-parent families 23,405   274,885
Number of male lone-parent families 4,975   77,935
Average number of persons in all census families 3.2   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.4   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 71,717   58,678
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 77,869   63,327
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 75,308   65,132
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 44,187   37,195
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 42,654   34,689
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 52,909   47,362
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 61,622   50,719
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 66,518   54,307
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 63,351   55,734
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 39,926   35,120
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 38,970   33,254
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 45,960   41,758
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 214,920   3,189,345
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 88,810   818,445
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 51,280   916,525
One-person households 35,070   980,340
Other household types 28 39,760   474,030
Average household size 3.1   2.3
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 71,393   46,419
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 86,605   76,339
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 78,372   55,438
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 37,419   23,598
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 67,179   41,760
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 61,083   40,447
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,838   65,160
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 66,507   47,684
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 32,138   21,413
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 59,193   38,510
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 981   566
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 1,459   717
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 665,655 326,795 338,860   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 323,295 159,370 163,930   575,555 282,845 292,710
French only 7,840 3,425 4,415   5,877,660 2,875,665 3,001,990
English and French 1,020 505 515   43,335 21,135 22,200
Other language(s) 33 333,495 163,495 170,005   939,350 466,330 473,020
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 665,655 326,790 338,860   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
English only 591,205 296,160 295,045   336,785 164,435 172,350
French only 700 315 395   4,010,880 1,855,540 2,155,340
English and French 49,495 21,340 28,160   3,017,860 1,598,220 1,419,645
Neither English nor French 24,245 8,985 15,260   70,375 27,785 42,590
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 665,655 326,795 338,860   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
English 436,570 214,400 222,170   744,430 365,970 378,465
French 3,625 1,775 1,850   6,027,735 2,955,945 3,071,785
Non-official language 193,135 94,320 98,815   518,320 252,850 265,470
English and French 960 400 555   52,325 25,465 26,865
English and non-official language 30,935 15,710 15,230   26,560 12,825 13,740
French and non-official language 185 90 90   54,490 26,740 27,750
English, French and non-official language 245 95 145   12,035 6,185 5,855
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 665,655 326,790 338,865   7,435,900 3,645,975 3,789,925
Non-immigrants 37 314,965 157,175 157,785   6,535,430 3,202,640 3,332,785
Immigrants 38 343,250 166,035 177,215   851,555 417,920 433,635
Before 1991 157,560 76,655 80,905   438,940 217,040 221,900
1991 to 2000 110,875 53,530 57,350   218,715 105,540 113,175
2001 to 2006 39 74,805 35,850 38,955   193,905 95,340 98,560
Non-permanent residents 40 7,440 3,580 3,860   48,915 25,410 23,500
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 665,655 326,795 338,865   7,435,905 3,645,980 3,789,925
Canadian citizens 571,350 282,035 289,310   7,155,510 3,509,030 3,646,480
Canadian citizens under age 18 144,570 74,990 69,580   1,499,220 766,560 732,655
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 426,775 207,040 219,735   5,656,290 2,742,475 2,913,820
Not Canadian citizens 42 94,305 44,755 49,550   280,390 136,945 143,445
Table: Generation status
Generation status Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 532,560 258,155 274,405   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
1st generation 44 325,020 156,515 168,505   840,970 415,500 425,465
2nd generation 45 106,785 52,385 54,400   403,405 198,475 204,930
3rd generation or more 46 100,755 49,260 51,500   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 Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 657,795 322,780 335,015   7,358,260 3,606,500 3,751,760
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 568,120 278,610 289,510   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) 51,280 25,525 25,760   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 22,615 11,210 11,405   312,140 152,355 159,785
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 2,070 1,010 1,055   23,080 11,665 11,415
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 13,705 6,425 7,280   48,360 23,840 24,525
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 625,580 306,510 319,070   7,059,875 3,454,425 3,605,450
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 342,850 167,840 175,005   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) 143,520 70,710 72,805   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 66,285 32,805 33,480   969,300 472,940 496,360
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 7,055 3,555 3,505   73,555 36,785 36,770
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 65,870 31,595 34,275   196,260 98,630 97,630
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 665,655 326,795 338,860   7,435,905 3,645,975 3,789,925
Aboriginal identity population 50 2,475 1,215 1,265   108,425 53,525 54,905
Non-Aboriginal identity population 663,175 325,580 337,595   7,327,475 3,592,450 3,735,020
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 532,560 258,155 274,405   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No certificate, diploma or degree 97,335 45,745 51,590   1,547,875 750,215 797,660
High school certificate or equivalent 52 136,675 64,000 72,670   1,377,585 625,295 752,290
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 34,090 21,475 12,615   945,965 571,855 374,115
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 88,275 39,215 49,055   992,365 437,890 554,475
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 33,435 15,765 17,670   301,140 123,700 177,440
University certificate, diploma or degree 142,740 71,945 70,800   1,019,550 498,880 520,680
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 95,295 49,340 45,955   944,770 480,525 464,245
No certificate, diploma or degree 34,825 19,245 15,580   347,860 193,810 154,050
High school certificate or equivalent 55 38,065 19,920 18,145   271,780 137,325 134,455
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,065 1,280 785   84,495 51,075 33,415
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 9,000 4,195 4,810   168,685 71,235 97,455
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 3,570 1,775 1,790   19,290 7,825 11,465
University certificate, diploma or degree 7,770 2,925 4,840   52,660 19,255 33,400
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 88,140 40,835 47,300   955,545 475,005 480,540
No certificate, diploma or degree 5,550 3,000 2,555   113,280 67,330 45,945
High school certificate or equivalent 58 18,910 9,785 9,120   151,140 81,910 69,225
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,265 2,475 1,785   179,115 104,245 74,865
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 18,575 8,580 9,990   205,210 93,560 111,645
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 6,020 2,675 3,350   44,125 18,715 25,410
University certificate, diploma or degree 34,820 14,315 20,505   262,685 109,235 153,445
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 285,915 139,380 146,530   3,283,280 1,618,280 1,665,000
No certificate, diploma or degree 32,835 14,905 17,930   611,840 305,290 306,550
High school certificate or equivalent 61 65,365 28,725 36,640   743,790 329,075 414,720
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 22,080 13,795 8,285   586,215 349,950 236,265
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 53,060 23,075 29,985   537,325 239,090 298,235
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 20,715 9,765 10,950   186,105 77,785 108,325
University certificate, diploma or degree 91,860 49,120 42,745   617,990 317,085 300,905
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 532,560 258,155 274,405   6,184,490 3,007,830 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 234,010 109,750 124,265   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Education 15,745 3,005 12,740   253,465 60,615 192,850
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10,075 4,540 5,535   135,195 61,265 73,930
Humanities 18,410 5,595 12,815   195,940 78,420 117,520
Social and behavioural sciences and law 32,955 10,805 22,150   296,070 104,205 191,865
Business, management and public administration 75,240 32,180 43,060   744,150 266,295 477,860
Physical and life sciences and technologies 14,195 6,405 7,795   111,905 61,635 50,265
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 19,865 12,270 7,595   142,565 94,065 48,500
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 66,955 59,535 7,420   721,800 669,985 51,815
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 3,420 1,865 1,555   73,760 52,590 21,170
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 30,380 6,615 23,765   364,510 76,110 288,405
Personal, protective and transportation services 11,285 5,585 5,700   218,580 106,760 111,820
Other 64 10 0 10   1,080 375 700
Table: Location of study
Location of study Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 532,560 258,155 274,405   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 234,015 109,750 124,260   2,925,465 1,375,505 1,549,950
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 298,545 148,405 150,140   3,259,025 1,632,320 1,626,705
Inside Canada 178,675 86,600 92,075   2,976,490 1,480,120 1,496,370
Outside Canada 119,865 61,805 58,060   282,540 152,195 130,340
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 532,560 258,155 274,400   6,184,490 3,007,825 3,176,660
In the labour force 67 377,075 197,565 179,515   4,015,200 2,124,040 1,891,160
Employed 68 352,410 185,910 166,500   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Unemployed 69 24,670 11,655 13,015   279,695 156,855 122,840
Not in the labour force 70 155,485 60,590 94,890   2,169,290 883,785 1,285,500
Participation rate 71 70.8 76.5 65.4   64.9 70.6 59.5
Employment rate 72 66.2 72.0 60.7   60.4 65.4 55.7
Unemployment rate 73 6.5 5.9 7.3   7.0 7.4 6.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 369,730 194,420 175,310   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,400
A Management occupations 75 41,140 26,160 14,975   353,065 229,145 123,915
B Business, finance and administration occupations 84,990 28,165 56,820   715,465 211,345 504,125
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 33,805 25,880 7,920   255,930 198,940 56,990
D Health occupations 15,745 3,440 12,300   236,205 49,660 186,550
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 24,130 6,800 17,330   357,915 109,150 248,770
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 8,805 4,190 4,615   126,355 57,915 68,440
G Sales and service occupations 81,420 36,410 45,010   940,290 424,805 515,485
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 48,520 44,965 3,560   581,045 540,255 40,795
I Occupations unique to primary industry 2,590 2,135 455   101,365 81,280 20,090
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 28,585 16,275 12,305   262,030 177,795 84,240
Table: Industry
Industry Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 369,730 194,420 175,310   3,929,675 2,080,280 1,849,395
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 3,330 2,360 975   145,985 108,940 37,045
Construction 18,085 15,825 2,265   205,665 182,110 23,550
Manufacturing 56,195 36,980 19,210   573,550 404,135 169,410
Wholesale trade 28,575 17,050 11,525   173,190 115,020 58,175
Retail trade 41,420 18,640 22,785   472,030 218,795 253,240
Finance and real estate 34,025 14,630 19,395   211,230 85,495 125,730
Health care and social services 26,860 4,875 21,985   441,705 90,755 350,950
Educational services 18,815 5,410 13,400   270,895 91,725 179,170
Business services 91,270 54,550 36,725   673,565 419,925 253,640
Other services 51,150 24,100 27,050   761,855 363,375 398,475
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 484,405 230,160 254,245   5,643,450 2,673,875 2,969,575
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 476,050 225,315 250,735   5,559,160 2,617,675 2,941,480
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 227,585 101,385 126,200   2,333,500 1,040,080 1,293,415
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 98,230 42,325 55,905   1,151,790 474,105 677,685
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 401,050 208,545 192,505   4,266,965 2,241,370 2,025,590
English 385,000 201,025 183,975   531,935 285,910 246,030
French 1,280 365 915   3,498,285 1,830,000 1,668,285
Non-official language 8,215 3,990 4,225   32,725 16,555 16,170
English and French 1,575 660 920   185,660 99,010 86,650
English and non-official language 4,885 2,480 2,405   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 90 25 60   8,860 4,885 3,980
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 352,410 185,910 166,500   3,735,505 1,967,185 1,768,320
Worked at home 20,805 10,430 10,370   249,750 127,835 121,910
Worked outside Canada 2,115 1,605 510   11,500 8,270 3,230
No fixed workplace address 35,060 25,870 9,195   300,445 230,700 69,745
Worked at usual place 294,425 148,005 146,420   3,173,810 1,600,380 1,573,430
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 160,370 74,910 85,460   1,717,370 820,230 897,135
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 17,785 10,595 7,190   469,675 237,180 232,495
Worked in a different census division (county) 115,825 62,205 53,625   920,255 508,140 412,115
Worked in a different province 440 295 145   66,510 34,830 31,680
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Mississauga, 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 83 329,485 173,875 155,610   3,474,255 1,831,075 1,643,175
Car, truck, van, as driver 237,160 138,685 98,475   2,525,440 1,417,850 1,107,595
Car, truck, van, as passenger 28,185 9,565 18,620   192,310 74,565 117,750
Public transit 51,900 20,250 31,650   445,250 183,780 261,475
Walked or bicycled 9,775 4,370 5,405   278,975 136,360 142,610
All other modes 2,470 1,010 1,460   32,275 18,525 13,750
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 665,655 326,795 338,860   7,435,900 3,645,980 3,789,925
Total visible minority population 85 326,425 160,160 166,260   654,355 320,875 333,475
Chinese 46,120 22,400 23,725   79,825 36,385 43,440
South Asian 86 134,750 68,190 66,560   72,850 37,910 34,935
Black 41,365 19,060 22,305   188,070 89,385 98,685
Filipino 30,705 14,030 16,680   24,200 9,170 15,030
Latin American 12,410 5,985 6,425   89,510 44,000 45,510
Southeast Asian 87 14,160 6,900 7,255   50,460 24,595 25,865
Arab 16,785 8,845 7,935   109,020 59,410 49,605
West Asian 88 6,015 3,020 2,990   16,120 8,645 7,470
Korean 6,865 3,445 3,420   5,310 2,540 2,770
Japanese 2,425 1,175 1,255   3,535 1,355 2,180
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 5,715 2,650 3,065   4,155 1,920 2,235
Multiple visible minority 90 9,100 4,455 4,640   11,310 5,565 5,745
Not a visible minority 91 339,230 166,630 172,595   6,781,550 3,325,100 3,456,450
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 393,100 203,030 190,070   4,225,875 2,221,995 2,003,885
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 31,025 36,130 26,231   25,464 30,197 20,925
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 213,080 119,890 93,190   2,136,705 1,210,545 926,160
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 44,981 49,759 40,329   37,722 42,021 32,849
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Mississauga, City   Quebec
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 499,385 244,085 255,295   5,876,975 2,884,710 2,992,265
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 27,788 33,812 22,615   24,430 30,074 19,828
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 25,075 29,758 20,919   22,471 26,302 18,951
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 83.6 86.2 79.7   73.2 76.7 68.1
Government transfers - As a % of total income 7.5 5.1 11.1   13.9 9.9 19.7
Other money - As a % of total income 8.9 8.7 9.2   12.9 13.4 12.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 663,830 326,145 337,685   7,349,680 3,604,885 3,744,790
% in low income before tax - All persons 15.7 15.1 16.3   17.2 15.6 18.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 12.1 11.7 12.4   12.5 11.7 13.3
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 21.1 20.9 21.3   17.6 17.5 17.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 16.3 16.3 16.3   12.5 12.4 12.6

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Mississauga, Ontario (Code3521005) (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 March 8, 2021).

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