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2006 Community Profiles

 
Claresholm Image: Data quality note(s)
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Bengough No. 40
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   337
Population in 2001 1 3,622   382
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -11.8
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   143
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   133
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   0.3
Land area (square km) 8.30   1,036.91
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   335 185 155
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   10 0 5
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   10 5 5
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   20 15 10
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   25 15 15
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   10 5 5
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   15 10 5
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   5 5 0
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   15 10 10
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   35 15 20
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   45 20 15
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   30 15 15
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   20 10 10
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   20 15 10
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   15 10 5
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   15 10 10
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   10 10 5
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   5 5 5
85 years and over 175 55 125   20 5 15
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   46.7 46.3 47.1
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   86.6 86.5 83.9
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   290 160 130
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   285 155 125
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   10 5 5
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   295 160 135
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   65 45 20
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   180 90 90
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   10 5 5
Divorced 11 305 125 180   15 10 0
Widowed 12 410 90 315   25 10 20
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   130
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   96.2
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   0.0
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   0.0
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   0.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   0.0
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   0.0
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   0.0
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   110
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   25
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   120
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   10
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   11.5
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   8.1
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   0.0
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   71,248
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   90
Number of married-couple families 22 800   85
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   0
Number of lone-parent families 135   10
Number of female lone-parent families 100   0
Number of male lone-parent families 30   0
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   0.0
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   0.0
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   0.0
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   0.0
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   39,068
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   38,988
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   0
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   0
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   0
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   37,368
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   37,491
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   0
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   135
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   40
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   40
One-person households 505   40
Other household types 28 175   0
Average household size 2.2   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   38,651
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   39,093
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   33,608
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   37,268
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   32,092
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   37,645
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   30,301
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   31,045
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   0
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   0
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   349
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   310 155 155
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   300 150 145
French only 35 10 20   10 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   10 0 0
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   310 155 155
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   305 155 150
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   10 0 10
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   310 155 155
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   310 155 155
French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 65 35 30   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 10 0 0   0 0 0
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   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   315 160 155
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   305 155 150
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   10 0 0
Before 1991 285 125 155   0 0 0
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   0 0 0
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   310 160 155
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   310 160 155
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   90 25 65
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   220 130 90
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   0 0 0
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   255 145 105
1st generation 44 300 140 160   10 0 0
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   60 35 20
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   190 110 80
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   310 160 155
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   310 155 155
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   0 0 0
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   0 0 0
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   0 0 0
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   295 160 140
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   240 105 130
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   45 40 10
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   10 10 0
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   10 10 0
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   315 155 155
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   310 155 155
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   255 145 110
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   110 85 30
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   85 35 45
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   25 15 15
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   10 0 10
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   0 0 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   15 10 10
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   45 25 15
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   40 20 15
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   0 10 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   0 0 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   0 0 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   0 0 0
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   20 15 0
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   10 10 0
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   10 0 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   0 0 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   0 0 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   0 0 0
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   150 80 70
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   35 25 10
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   60 25 35
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   25 15 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   0 0 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   10 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   20 10 10
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   255 150 105
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   195 115 75
Education 150 40 110   20 10 10
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   0 0 0
Humanities 50 45 0   0 0 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   0 0 0
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   10 0 10
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   0 0 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   0 0 0
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   15 15 0
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   0 10 0
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   0 0 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   0 0 0
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   255 150 105
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   195 115 80
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   60 30 30
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   60 25 30
Outside Canada 140 65 75   0 0 0
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   255 145 105
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   220 135 90
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   220 130 85
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   0 0 0
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   35 15 20
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   86.3 93.1 85.7
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   86.3 89.7 81.0
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   0.0 0.0 0.0
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   220 130 85
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   0 0 0
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   30 0 25
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   0 0 0
D Health occupations 170 40 130   10 0 0
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   0 0 10
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   20 0 15
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   20 0 20
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   20 25 0
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   120 95 20
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   0 0 0
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   220 130 90
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   115 90 25
Construction 150 145 10   0 0 0
Manufacturing 125 105 20   0 0 0
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   15 20 0
Retail trade 175 75 100   25 0 15
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   15 0 20
Health care and social services 325 75 250   10 0 15
Educational services 65 15 45   10 0 10
Business services 170 85 85   0 10 0
Other services 320 110 210   15 10 10
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   245 140 105
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   245 135 105
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   110 55 55
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   35 10 25
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   220 130 85
English 1,865 970 890   215 130 85
French 10 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 10 0 10   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
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   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   220 130 90
Worked at home 125 80 45   110 95 15
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   10 10 0
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   95 30 70
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   45 10 35
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   30 15 20
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   20 0 15
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
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   110 35 70
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   100 35 65
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   10 0 10
Public transit 0 0 0   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   0 0 0
All other modes 20 15 0   0 0 0
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   310 160 155
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   10 0 0
Chinese 15 0 0   0 0 0
South Asian 86 0 10 0   0 0 0
Black 0 0 0   0 0 0
Filipino 25 20 10   0 0 0
Latin American 10 0 0   10 0 10
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   0 0 0
Arab 0 0 0   0 0 0
West Asian 88 0 0 0   0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0   0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0   0 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   0 0 0
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   0 0 0
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   305 155 150
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   205 125 80
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   13,836 7,231 15,163
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   100 65 35
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   20,450 18,856 25,987
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Bengough No. 40, Rural municipality
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   235 140 95
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   19,412 17,602 19,458
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   18,751 17,218 19,074
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   61.1 60.5 61.9
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   20.5 20.1 21.6
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   19.5 20.1 17.7
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   310 160 155
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   8.1 0.0 9.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   8.1 0.0 6.5
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   0.0 0.0 0.0

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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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