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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   99,206
Population in 2001 1 3,622   96,606
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   2.7
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   45,822
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   39,903
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   29.6
Land area (square km) 8.30   3,350.18
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   99,205 48,390 50,815
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   4,555 2,335 2,215
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   5,490 2,795 2,700
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   6,670 3,465 3,205
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   6,745 3,495 3,255
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   4,795 2,450 2,345
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   4,145 2,030 2,115
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   5,160 2,415 2,740
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   6,345 3,085 3,255
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   8,120 3,930 4,190
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   8,295 4,120 4,170
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   7,760 3,795 3,965
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   7,615 3,695 3,920
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   6,255 3,150 3,100
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   4,915 2,425 2,490
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   4,250 2,010 2,240
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   3,445 1,530 1,920
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   2,565 1,045 1,525
85 years and over 175 55 125   2,080 610 1,470
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   43.6 42.8 44.3
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   83.2 82.2 84.0
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   82,490 39,795 42,695
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   74,925 36,015 38,905
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   7,565 3,775 3,785
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   82,490 39,795 42,695
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   21,220 11,485 9,740
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   45,175 22,580 22,595
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   3,045 1,430 1,620
Divorced 11 305 125 180   6,855 3,115 3,735
Widowed 12 410 90 315   6,190 1,185 5,005
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   39,920
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   76.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   4.3
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   3.2
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   1.2
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   11.5
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   1.8
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   1.6
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   31,525
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   8,395
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   29,495
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   10,425
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   7.5
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   7.0
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   0.5
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   207,623
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   30,020
Number of married-couple families 22 800   22,275
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   3,940
Number of lone-parent families 135   3,810
Number of female lone-parent families 100   3,015
Number of male lone-parent families 30   790
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.8
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   64,600
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   70,814
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   59,374
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   34,229
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   32,594
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   42,802
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   55,197
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   60,364
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   51,593
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   32,054
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   30,946
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   38,997
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   39,925
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   11,120
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   14,450
One-person households 505   9,535
Other household types 28 175   4,810
Average household size 2.2   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   54,556
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   80,250
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   60,880
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   26,022
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   42,866
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   47,372
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   68,166
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   52,397
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   23,363
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   38,767
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   660
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   794
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   97,680 47,715 49,960
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   89,630 44,055 45,575
French only 35 10 20   2,970 1,275 1,695
English and French 0 0 0   270 85 185
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   4,810 2,295 2,510
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   97,680 47,715 49,965
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   86,925 42,880 44,045
French only 0 0 0   65 20 45
English and French 75 30 50   10,545 4,750 5,790
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   145 65 80
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   97,680 47,715 49,965
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   95,315 46,640 48,675
French 0 0 0   815 350 470
Non-official language 65 35 30   1,230 595 635
English and French 0 0 0   160 70 90
English and non-official language 10 0 0   155 70 85
French and non-official language 0 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 Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   97,680 47,715 49,960
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   89,725 44,010 45,715
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   7,790 3,640 4,150
Before 1991 285 125 155   6,630 3,140 3,485
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   695 285 410
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   470 210 260
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   160 65 100
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   97,680 47,720 49,965
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   95,975 47,045 48,935
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   20,885 10,700 10,190
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   75,085 36,340 38,745
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   1,705 675 1,030
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   80,925 39,210 41,715
1st generation 44 300 140 160   7,905 3,655 4,250
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   11,670 5,580 6,085
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   61,355 29,970 31,380
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   96,795 47,290 49,500
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   85,740 41,805 43,940
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   4,885 2,330 2,555
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 195 95 100   5,470 2,825 2,645
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   475 250 225
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   225 85 145
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   93,100 45,245 47,860
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   60,460 29,645 30,820
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   13,985 6,650 7,335
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 590 210 380   16,140 7,740 8,405
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   1,720 855 865
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   790 355 435
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   97,680 47,715 49,965
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   1,760 885 865
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   95,920 46,830 49,095
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   80,930 39,210 41,715
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   18,975 9,780 9,195
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   22,920 10,800 12,120
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   7,705 5,095 2,615
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   19,445 7,935 11,510
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   2,125 830 1,290
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   9,755 4,765 4,985
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   11,390 5,895 5,500
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   5,375 2,870 2,500
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   4,050 2,155 1,895
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   260 170 90
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   1,225 555 675
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   75 25 50
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   400 110 290
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   9,195 4,255 4,940
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   945 555 390
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   2,575 1,435 1,140
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   765 545 220
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   3,180 1,130 2,050
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   250 95 155
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   1,470 490 980
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   44,120 21,525 22,595
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   7,060 3,945 3,115
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   12,555 5,835 6,725
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   4,755 3,150 1,605
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   12,570 5,245 7,320
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   1,140 450 690
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   6,035 2,900 3,135
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   80,925 39,210 41,715
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   41,895 20,585 21,315
Education 150 40 110   2,750 765 1,980
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   965 395 570
Humanities 50 45 0   1,740 760 985
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   3,635 1,230 2,400
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   7,570 2,345 5,230
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   1,085 695 390
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   1,335 730 600
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   8,885 8,340 545
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   1,115 750 365
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   7,175 1,135 6,035
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   2,770 1,480 1,290
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   80,925 39,215 41,715
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   41,895 20,585 21,315
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   39,030 18,630 20,400
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   36,285 17,215 19,070
Outside Canada 140 65 75   2,750 1,420 1,330
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   80,925 39,210 41,715
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   51,515 26,835 24,680
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   48,580 25,320 23,260
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   2,935 1,510 1,425
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   29,410 12,380 17,030
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   63.7 68.4 59.2
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   60.0 64.6 55.8
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   5.7 5.6 5.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   50,810 26,420 24,390
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   4,885 2,975 1,910
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   7,480 1,760 5,720
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   2,725 2,090 630
D Health occupations 170 40 130   3,480 560 2,920
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   3,810 1,220 2,585
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   1,090 460 630
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   12,730 5,295 7,435
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   8,910 8,260 650
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   2,020 1,490 530
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   3,670 2,290 1,380
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   50,810 26,420 24,390
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   1,875 1,310 560
Construction 150 145 10   3,675 3,365 315
Manufacturing 125 105 20   6,840 4,690 2,145
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   1,690 1,070 620
Retail trade 175 75 100   5,970 2,800 3,165
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   1,780 680 1,100
Health care and social services 325 75 250   6,350 1,155 5,200
Educational services 65 15 45   2,940 965 1,975
Business services 170 85 85   8,660 5,240 3,420
Other services 320 110 210   11,035 5,130 5,900
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   75,255 35,920 39,330
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   74,580 35,505 39,075
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   29,260 12,960 16,300
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   15,810 6,540 9,270
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   55,485 28,670 26,820
English 1,865 970 890   54,935 28,450 26,485
French 10 0 0   280 120 165
Non-official language 10 0 10   35 10 25
English and French 0 0 0   215 85 130
English and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 15
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 Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   48,580 25,325 23,255
Worked at home 125 80 45   3,885 2,045 1,840
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   205 150 50
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   4,655 3,585 1,070
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   39,830 19,540 20,295
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   13,675 6,340 7,335
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   14,370 7,030 7,340
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   11,535 6,035 5,500
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   255 135 125
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
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 1,485 775 710   44,490 23,120 21,365
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   36,290 19,305 16,985
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   4,025 1,785 2,235
Public transit 0 0 0   315 140 180
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   3,230 1,570 1,660
All other modes 20 15 0   625 320 305
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   97,680 47,715 49,960
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   1,665 770 890
Chinese 15 0 0   370 165 205
South Asian 86 0 10 0   325 135 190
Black 0 0 0   175 90 85
Filipino 25 20 10   175 60 115
Latin American 10 0 0   95 30 60
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   200 115 85
Arab 0 0 0   25 15 10
West Asian 88 0 0 0   45 35 10
Korean 0 0 0   40 25 15
Japanese 0 0 0   55 30 25
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   45 25 25
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   95 30 60
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   96,015 46,950 49,070
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   55,720 29,100 26,620
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   25,589 30,956 20,755
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   29,595 17,000 12,595
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   40,122 44,654 35,290
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Leeds and Grenville (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   77,700 37,815 39,885
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   26,720 33,659 21,235
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   24,024 29,339 19,884
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   69.1 72.0 65.2
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   13.6 10.4 17.9
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   17.3 17.6 16.9
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   97,345 47,590 49,750
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   9.2 8.7 9.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   6.0 5.9 6.2
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   11.5 12.7 10.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   7.1 7.8 6.3

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Claresholm, Alberta (Code4803022) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
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