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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   3,685
Population in 2001 1 3,622   3,820
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -3.5
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   1,485
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   1,451
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   157.9
Land area (square km) 8.30   23.33
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   3,685 1,745 1,935
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   215 110 110
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   255 130 130
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   305 155 150
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   270 135 135
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   175 100 80
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   175 80 95
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   200 95 100
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   220 85 130
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   300 140 155
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   315 150 165
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   275 125 150
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   195 100 90
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   170 85 90
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   140 65 75
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   145 70 80
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   135 65 65
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   105 35 70
85 years and over 175 55 125   95 25 70
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   40.6 38.8 41.5
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   78.8 77.7 80.2
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   2,910 1,350 1,555
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   2,750 1,280 1,470
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   160 80 85
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   2,910 1,355 1,550
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   770 405 365
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   1,600 800 800
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   95 35 60
Divorced 11 305 125 180   200 75 125
Widowed 12 410 90 315   240 40 205
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   1,450
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   79.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   3.4
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   1.0
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   0.7
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   7.6
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   7.6
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   1,165
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   280
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   1,225
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   225
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   6.9
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   7.2
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 ($) 20 159,870   107,976
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   1,075
Number of married-couple families 22 800   775
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   120
Number of lone-parent families 135   180
Number of female lone-parent families 100   155
Number of male lone-parent families 30   20
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   3.2
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.4
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   3.2
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   59,738
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   66,516
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   51,502
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   35,979
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   35,959
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   43,827
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   50,860
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   56,913
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   43,662
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   33,888
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   33,860
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   38,430
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   1,450
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   435
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   455
One-person households 505   380
Other household types 28 175   180
Average household size 2.2   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   48,947
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   67,790
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   64,434
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   25,216
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   37,945
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   42,087
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   58,345
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   54,551
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   21,932
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   35,129
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   567
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   611
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   3,590 1,720 1,875
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   3,295 1,580 1,715
French only 35 10 20   45 30 15
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   250 110 140
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   3,590 1,720 1,875
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   3,360 1,580 1,775
French only 0 0 0   10 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   220 135 90
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   0 10 0
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   3,590 1,715 1,870
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   3,515 1,675 1,835
French 0 0 0   10 0 10
Non-official language 65 35 30   40 20 20
English and French 0 0 0   10 10 0
English and non-official language 10 0 0   15 10 10
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   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   3,590 1,720 1,870
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   3,485 1,675 1,805
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   105 40 65
Before 1991 285 125 155   85 30 55
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   20 10 10
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   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   3,590 1,715 1,875
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   3,580 1,715 1,870
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   955 480 470
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   2,625 1,230 1,395
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   10 0 10
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   2,810 1,325 1,485
1st generation 44 300 140 160   105 40 70
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   515 265 250
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   2,185 1,015 1,170
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   3,555 1,705 1,845
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   3,035 1,425 1,615
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   205 115 90
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   265 150 120
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   45 15 25
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   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   3,375 1,620 1,755
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   2,215 1,055 1,160
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   550 265 290
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   485 245 240
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   120 55 65
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   10 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   3,590 1,720 1,870
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   330 150 185
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   3,260 1,570 1,690
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   2,810 1,325 1,485
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   940 470 475
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   535 270 260
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   445 285 155
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   510 135 375
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   105 45 60
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   270 115 155
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   445 255 190
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   280 160 120
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   105 65 45
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   25 20 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   15 0 10
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   15 0 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   0 0 0
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   365 165 200
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   90 35 60
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   50 15 30
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   75 50 25
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   70 15 50
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   30 20 10
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   55 30 25
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   1,460 660 800
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   275 140 135
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   315 160 160
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   310 195 120
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   340 85 250
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   40 25 20
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   170 55 110
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   2,810 1,320 1,485
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   1,480 740 740
Education 150 40 110   170 40 130
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   10 0 0
Humanities 50 45 0   35 25 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   70 10 65
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   225 55 175
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   15 10 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   10 10 0
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   285 280 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   15 15 0
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   375 65 310
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   120 70 45
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   2,810 1,325 1,485
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   1,475 740 735
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   1,330 585 745
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   1,275 570 705
Outside Canada 140 65 75   55 10 40
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   2,810 1,320 1,490
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   2,010 1,015 990
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   1,915 970 945
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   100 50 45
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   805 305 495
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   71.5 76.9 66.4
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   68.1 73.5 63.4
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   5.0 4.9 4.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   1,990 1,010 980
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   125 55 65
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   250 40 210
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   60 50 0
D Health occupations 170 40 130   190 50 140
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   165 50 115
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   35 10 25
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   575 240 335
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   445 390 55
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   90 65 20
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   60 55 0
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   1,990 1,010 980
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   145 115 25
Construction 150 145 10   105 85 20
Manufacturing 125 105 20   135 100 35
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   30 25 10
Retail trade 175 75 100   310 155 155
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   90 55 35
Health care and social services 325 75 250   405 80 320
Educational services 65 15 45   150 45 105
Business services 170 85 85   265 165 95
Other services 320 110 210   355 180 180
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   2,635 1,205 1,430
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   2,620 1,195 1,425
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   1,150 510 640
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   620 265 355
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   2,100 1,065 1,040
English 1,865 970 890   2,100 1,065 1,040
French 10 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 10 0 10   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   10 0 10
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   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   1,915 970 945
Worked at home 125 80 45   90 55 40
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   210 165 45
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   1,610 745 860
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   260 120 145
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   15 10 10
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   1,290 580 710
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   35 35 0
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
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   1,820 915 905
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   1,595 815 775
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   120 35 85
Public transit 0 0 0   10 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   90 60 30
All other modes 20 15 0   10 0 10
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   3,590 1,715 1,870
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   55 35 20
Chinese 15 0 0   10 10 0
South Asian 86 0 10 0   25 10 15
Black 0 0 0   0 0 0
Filipino 25 20 10   0 0 0
Latin American 10 0 0   0 0 0
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   0 0 0
Arab 0 0 0   15 0 10
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   3,535 1,680 1,850
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   2,060 1,050 1,010
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   24,859 32,297 20,169
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   1,030 625 415
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   35,859 39,696 30,331
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Battleford, Town
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   2,680 1,270 1,410
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   25,682 29,171 21,806
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   22,918 26,007 20,115
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   74.2 82.2 64.8
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   14.2 10.0 19.0
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   11.7 7.8 16.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   3,580 1,715 1,870
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   10.1 10.2 10.2
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   5.7 5.2 5.9
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   9.5 15.6 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   2.6 5.2 0.0

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