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2006 Community Profiles

 
Claresholm Image: Data quality note(s)
Alberta
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Upper Hay River 212 Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   289
Population in 2001 1 3,622   347
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -16.7
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   112
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   94
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   20.5
Land area (square km) 8.30   14.10
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   285 160 125
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   30 15 15
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   30 15 10
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   25 15 15
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   25 15 10
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   25 20 10
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   20 10 10
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   25 15 10
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   15 10 10
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   10 0 5
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   20 10 10
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   25 20 10
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   5 5 0
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   10 5 5
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   5 5 0
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   10 0 5
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   5 0 0
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   0 0 0
85 years and over 175 55 125   0 0 0
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   27.2 25.5 27.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   70.7 71.9 72.0
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   210 115 90
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   145 85 60
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   65 30 35
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   210 115 90
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   155 95 60
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   40 20 20
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   5 5 5
Divorced 11 305 125 180   0 0 0
Widowed 12 410 90 315   10 0 5
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   90
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   100.0
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   11.1
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   0
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   0
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   55
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   40
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   27.8
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   5.1
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   11.1
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   0
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   70
Number of married-couple families 22 800   15
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   35
Number of lone-parent families 135   20
Number of female lone-parent families 100   15
Number of male lone-parent families 30   10
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   3.3
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.2
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   3.8
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.6
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   0.0
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   22,848
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   34,176
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   23,616
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   17,088
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   12,000
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   22,528
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   34,176
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   23,616
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   17,088
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   12,000
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   0
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   90
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   30
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   10
One-person households 505   25
Other household types 28 175   20
Average household size 2.2   3.0
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   17,600
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   29,696
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   24,448
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   14,176
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   24,256
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   17,600
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   29,248
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   24,448
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   14,176
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   24,256
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   0
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   0
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   285 160 125
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   150 80 65
French only 35 10 20   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   140 75 65
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   285 165 125
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   285 160 130
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   0 0 0
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   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   290 160 130
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   220 120 100
French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 65 35 30   25 15 10
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 10 0 0   40 20 20
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   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   0x 0 0
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   0x 0 0
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   0x 0 0
Before 1991 285 125 155   0x 0 0
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   0x 0 0
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   0x 0 0
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   0x 0 0
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   0x 0 0
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   0x 0 0
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   0x 0 0
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   0x 0 0
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   0x 0 0
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   205 115 90
1st generation 44 300 140 160   0 0 0
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   0 0 0
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   205 115 85
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   280 160 125
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   275 160 125
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   10 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   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   260 145 110
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   230 135 100
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   10 0 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   15 10 10
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   0 0 0
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   290 160 125
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   285 160 125
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   10 0 10
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   205 115 90
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   175 100 80
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   10 0 10
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   0 0 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   10 10 10
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   10 0 0
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   55 35 15
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   50 35 20
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   0 0 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   40 20 20
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   35 15 20
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   0 0 10
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   10 0 0
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   90 50 40
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   75 40 30
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   0 0 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   0 0 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   10 10 0
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   0 0 0
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   205 115 90
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   185 105 85
Education 150 40 110   0 0 0
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   0 0 0
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   0 0 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   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   205 115 90
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   190 105 85
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   20 10 10
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   20 10 10
Outside Canada 140 65 75   0 0 0
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   205 115 90
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   85 45 40
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   50 25 25
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   35 25 15
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   115 70 55
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   41.5 39.1 44.4
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   24.4 21.7 27.8
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   41.2 55.6 37.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   75 45 30
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   0 0 10
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   0 0 10
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   0 0 0
D Health occupations 170 40 130   0 0 0
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   10 10 10
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   0 0 0
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   20 0 15
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   25 25 0
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   10 10 0
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   10 0 0
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   75 45 30
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   15 10 0
Construction 150 145 10   20 20 10
Manufacturing 125 105 20   0 0 0
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   0 0 0
Retail trade 175 75 100   0 0 0
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   0 0 0
Health care and social services 325 75 250   10 0 10
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   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   170 95 75
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   165 90 75
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   100 50 50
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   90 50 40
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   110 60 50
English 1,865 970 890   95 50 45
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   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: Place of work status
Place of work status Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   50 25 25
Worked at home 125 80 45   0 0 0
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   0 0 0
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   45 20 20
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   15 10 0
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   30 15 15
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   0 0 0
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
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   45 25 25
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   30 15 15
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   0 10 0
Public transit 0 0 0   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   10 0 0
All other modes 20 15 0   0 0 0
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   285 165 130
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   0 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   0 0 0
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   290 160 125
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   110 65 40
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   9,472 9,088 10,976
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   15 10 0
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   26,496 0 0
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Upper Hay River 212, Indian reserve
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   190 110 80
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   9,696 8,128 11,376
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   9,696 8,128 11,376
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   66.9 73.3 58.3
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   31.5 21.5 42.5
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   1.3 1.4 1.1
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   0 0 0
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   0.0 0.0 0.0
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   0.0 0.0 0.0
% 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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