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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   352,395
Population in 2001 1 3,622   336,539
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   4.7
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   157,436
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   145,526
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   837.9
Land area (square km) 8.30   420.57
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   352,395 169,685 182,710
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   18,470 9,440 9,035
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   19,545 10,010 9,530
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   22,830 11,865 10,960
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   24,405 12,230 12,175
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   28,195 13,805 14,390
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   25,065 12,355 12,710
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   22,755 11,210 11,540
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   23,810 11,770 12,035
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   28,215 13,750 14,465
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   27,860 13,250 14,610
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   24,890 11,750 13,140
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   21,915 10,510 11,410
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   16,075 7,590 8,490
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   12,720 5,830 6,885
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   11,280 5,075 6,205
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   10,030 4,270 5,755
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   8,150 3,020 5,135
85 years and over 175 55 125   6,195 1,955 4,240
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   38.2 36.7 39.6
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   82.7 81.5 83.8
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   291,550 138,375 153,175
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   267,895 126,550 141,345
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   23,650 11,825 11,825
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   291,545 138,375 153,175
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   101,290 52,325 48,965
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   137,320 68,645 68,670
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   11,745 5,035 6,705
Divorced 11 305 125 180   23,185 9,025 14,160
Widowed 12 410 90 315   18,010 3,340 14,665
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   145,525
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   49.6
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   3.9
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   12.6
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   3.1
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   11.2
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   19.4
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   0.3
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   90,640
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   54,880
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   105,660
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   39,865
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   6.0
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 0.0   1.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   212,059
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   96,905
Number of married-couple families 22 800   67,590
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   11,990
Number of lone-parent families 135   17,320
Number of female lone-parent families 100   14,280
Number of male lone-parent families 30   3,040
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   2.6
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   67,018
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   77,441
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   59,527
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   37,580
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   35,566
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   50,843
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   57,777
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   65,666
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   52,393
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   34,867
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   33,532
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   43,707
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   145,525
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   38,765
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   38,950
One-person households 505   43,645
Other household types 28 175   24,160
Average household size 2.2   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   53,684
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   86,226
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   66,532
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   28,342
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   44,421
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   46,623
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   72,623
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   57,269
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   25,251
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   40,370
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   704
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   984
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   348,690 168,065 180,620
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   271,330 131,180 140,150
French only 35 10 20   5,115 2,215 2,900
English and French 0 0 0   630 305 320
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   71,615 34,365 37,250
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   348,690 168,070 180,625
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   317,345 154,885 162,465
French only 0 0 0   275 150 130
English and French 75 30 50   26,710 11,430 15,280
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   4,355 1,610 2,745
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   348,690 168,070 180,620
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   306,350 147,890 158,465
French 0 0 0   1,605 725 885
Non-official language 65 35 30   35,780 17,030 18,755
English and French 0 0 0   425 215 215
English and non-official language 10 0 0   4,430 2,160 2,265
French and non-official language 0 0 0   45 25 20
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   50 30 20
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   348,690 168,070 180,625
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   269,020 129,830 139,185
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   75,620 36,075 39,545
Before 1991 285 125 155   46,730 22,255 24,475
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   16,645 7,910 8,730
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   12,240 5,905 6,335
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   4,050 2,160 1,890
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   348,695 168,070 180,620
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   328,105 158,030 170,080
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   71,125 36,800 34,325
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   256,975 121,225 135,750
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   20,585 10,040 10,545
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   287,900 136,735 151,165
1st generation 44 300 140 160   75,300 36,130 39,170
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   58,320 28,125 30,195
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   154,275 72,480 81,795
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   344,970 166,160 178,810
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   290,250 139,960 150,290
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   38,915 18,730 20,180
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   11,055 5,115 5,935
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   1,645 830 815
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   3,110 1,525 1,585
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   330,105 158,480 171,620
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   178,110 85,375 92,735
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   99,910 48,355 51,555
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   32,810 15,355 17,450
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   5,175 2,540 2,640
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   14,090 6,855 7,240
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   348,690 168,070 180,625
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   5,040 2,420 2,625
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   343,645 165,650 178,000
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   287,905 136,735 151,160
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   58,935 28,530 30,405
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   81,100 37,765 43,340
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   21,500 13,995 7,505
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   58,805 24,840 33,965
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   9,120 3,880 5,245
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   58,440 27,730 30,705
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   52,345 26,050 26,295
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   19,710 10,620 9,095
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   20,685 10,210 10,475
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   1,005 625 380
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   5,830 2,640 3,190
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   750 340 405
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   4,365 1,610 2,750
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   47,685 23,515 24,165
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   4,010 2,190 1,825
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   11,670 6,740 4,925
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   2,830 1,695 1,130
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   13,085 6,045 7,045
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   1,305 575 735
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   14,780 6,270 8,510
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   141,965 67,590 74,375
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   19,260 9,655 9,610
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   36,945 16,955 19,990
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   12,830 8,250 4,585
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   33,750 13,855 19,900
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   5,370 2,320 3,050
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   33,805 16,560 17,245
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   287,900 136,740 151,160
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   140,035 66,295 73,740
Education 150 40 110   10,375 2,870 7,500
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   5,375 2,585 2,790
Humanities 50 45 0   9,965 3,935 6,035
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   17,230 6,035 11,200
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   29,105 11,625 17,485
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   5,655 3,070 2,580
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   7,125 4,140 2,985
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   27,425 25,325 2,100
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   2,125 1,445 675
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   25,285 5,205 20,080
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   8,200 4,215 3,985
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   287,905 136,740 151,160
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   140,035 66,295 73,740
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   147,870 70,445 77,425
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   124,735 58,070 66,665
Outside Canada 140 65 75   23,130 12,375 10,755
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   287,900 136,740 151,160
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   191,555 98,100 93,460
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   179,140 92,000 87,140
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   12,415 6,095 6,320
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   96,340 38,640 57,705
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   66.5 71.7 61.8
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   62.2 67.3 57.6
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   6.5 6.2 6.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   187,885 96,375 91,505
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   16,540 10,390 6,150
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   34,135 9,965 24,170
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   11,670 8,825 2,845
D Health occupations 170 40 130   13,560 3,085 10,475
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   19,400 6,805 12,595
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   5,015 2,260 2,755
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   47,040 20,410 26,630
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   25,045 23,425 1,620
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   2,335 1,905 430
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   13,140 9,295 3,840
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   187,880 96,380 91,505
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   1,985 1,420 560
Construction 150 145 10   10,045 9,065 975
Manufacturing 125 105 20   25,020 18,640 6,375
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   7,565 5,185 2,380
Retail trade 175 75 100   22,020 9,845 12,180
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   14,555 5,815 8,735
Health care and social services 325 75 250   24,060 4,830 19,230
Educational services 65 15 45   16,565 6,320 10,250
Business services 170 85 85   33,430 20,220 13,210
Other services 320 110 210   32,625 15,025 17,600
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   264,750 123,455 141,290
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   261,535 121,655 139,875
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   102,880 44,490 58,390
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   49,090 20,065 29,025
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   204,785 103,835 100,945
English 1,865 970 890   201,575 102,520 99,050
French 10 0 0   860 195 660
Non-official language 10 0 10   1,270 655 610
English and French 0 0 0   390 130 260
English and non-official language 0 0 0   670 330 340
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   25 0 20
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   179,140 92,000 87,140
Worked at home 125 80 45   9,835 4,915 4,915
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   800 550 250
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   15,865 11,985 3,880
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   152,640 74,545 78,095
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   135,510 62,695 72,815
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   3,705 2,245 1,460
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   13,170 9,445 3,725
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   255 160 95
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   London, City
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   168,500 86,530 81,970
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   123,135 65,885 57,250
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   15,535 6,875 8,665
Public transit 0 0 0   14,455 5,855 8,605
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   13,795 7,055 6,745
All other modes 20 15 0   1,575 865 710
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   348,690 168,065 180,625
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   47,955 23,600 24,355
Chinese 15 0 0   6,270 2,895 3,375
South Asian 86 0 10 0   6,195 3,170 3,030
Black 0 0 0   7,620 3,830 3,790
Filipino 25 20 10   1,790 770 1,015
Latin American 10 0 0   7,730 3,765 3,960
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   3,700 1,745 1,960
Arab 0 0 0   7,715 3,985 3,725
West Asian 88 0 0 0   2,205 1,155 1,050
Korean 0 0 0   1,970 885 1,090
Japanese 0 0 0   495 220 270
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   750 385 365
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   1,510 790 720
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   300,735 144,465 156,265
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   205,200 104,165 101,035
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   28,169 34,035 23,269
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   109,035 60,870 48,160
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   42,226 47,451 37,456
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   London, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   274,710 130,805 143,900
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   27,275 33,818 22,367
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   24,563 29,703 20,744
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   73.9 76.0 70.9
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   10.8 7.6 15.4
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   15.3 16.4 13.7
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   347,390 167,550 179,840
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   15.5 14.3 16.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   11.8 11.2 12.4
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   19.2 18.8 19.7
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   14.6 14.4 14.7

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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.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
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