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2006 Community Profiles

 
Claresholm Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   512
Population in 2001 1 3,622   538
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -4.8
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   292
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   243
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   465.1
Land area (square km) 8.30   1.10
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   510 230 285
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   15 5 10
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   15 10 10
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   25 10 15
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   20 15 5
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   5 0 5
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   15 5 10
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   15 10 5
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   15 10 10
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   35 10 20
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   45 20 25
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   45 20 25
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   60 35 25
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   45 25 20
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   30 15 20
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   30 15 15
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   25 15 10
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   30 10 20
85 years and over 175 55 125   25 5 20
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   53.0 52.9 53.2
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   88.2 87.2 87.5
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   450 205 245
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   405 185 220
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   45 20 25
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   450 205 245
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   105 60 45
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   210 105 105
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   25 15 10
Divorced 11 305 125 180   50 15 35
Widowed 12 410 90 315   55 5 50
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   240
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   95.8
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   4.2
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   4.2
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   155
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   85
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   230
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   10
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   22.9
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   5.9
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 ($) 20 159,870   208,210
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   135
Number of married-couple families 22 800   100
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   20
Number of lone-parent families 135   15
Number of female lone-parent families 100   10
Number of male lone-parent families 30   0
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.6
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   2.4
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   3.0
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   3.0
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   0.0
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   0.0
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   41,089
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   41,144
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   45,603
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   34,880
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 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   38,193
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   38,283
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   39,971
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   33,600
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   0
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   0
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   240
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   40
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   80
One-person households 505   110
Other household types 28 175   15
Average household size 2.2   1.9
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   24,188
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   41,031
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   45,660
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   14,799
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   34,880
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   24,060
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   37,191
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   40,028
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   14,799
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   33,600
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   566
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   200
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   485 240 240
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   430 210 215
French only 35 10 20   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   55 30 25
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   485 245 240
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   460 230 225
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   25 10 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   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   485 245 240
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   480 240 240
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 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   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   485 240 240
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   400 210 190
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   80 35 50
Before 1991 285 125 155   75 35 40
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   0 0 0
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   10 0 10
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   485 245 240
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   470 240 225
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   80 45 40
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   390 195 190
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   15 10 15
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   415 215 205
1st generation 44 300 140 160   85 35 50
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   155 90 60
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   180 90 90
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   475 245 230
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   425 210 210
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   25 15 10
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   30 20 10
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   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   470 235 230
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   325 160 165
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   60 25 30
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   60 40 20
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   20 10 10
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   485 245 240
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   485 240 245
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   415 210 205
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   130 90 40
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   110 40 70
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   50 25 25
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   65 25 40
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   10 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   55 30 30
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   35 20 15
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   20 10 0
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   10 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   10 0 10
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 10 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   245 115 125
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   45 30 15
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   70 30 40
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   35 25 10
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   40 10 30
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   0 0 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   50 25 30
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   415 215 205
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   245 130 110
Education 150 40 110   10 0 0
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   30 10 15
Humanities 50 45 0   0 0 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   10 10 10
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   25 0 15
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   30 25 0
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   10 10 0
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   35 0 35
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   15 10 10
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   415 215 205
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   240 130 110
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   175 85 90
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   155 70 80
Outside Canada 140 65 75   20 10 10
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   415 210 205
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   190 100 95
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   170 85 90
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   20 15 10
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   225 120 110
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   45.8 47.6 46.3
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   41.0 40.5 43.9
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   10.5 15.0 10.5
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   190 100 95
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   25 15 10
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   20 0 15
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   10 10 0
D Health occupations 170 40 130   20 10 10
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   0 0 0
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   10 0 0
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   50 20 25
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   20 15 10
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   20 20 0
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   20 10 10
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   195 95 95
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   35 35 0
Construction 150 145 10   25 20 0
Manufacturing 125 105 20   15 10 10
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   0 0 0
Retail trade 175 75 100   35 10 25
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   0 0 0
Health care and social services 325 75 250   20 0 15
Educational services 65 15 45   15 0 10
Business services 170 85 85   15 0 10
Other services 320 110 210   35 0 30
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   390 200 190
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   385 195 190
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   115 55 60
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   120 55 65
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   250 135 115
English 1,865 970 890   250 135 115
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   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   170 85 90
Worked at home 125 80 45   15 10 10
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   10 0 10
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   150 75 75
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   100 45 55
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   40 25 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   New Denver, Village
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   155 80 75
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   95 50 45
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   10 10 0
Public transit 0 0 0   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   55 25 30
All other modes 20 15 0   0 0 0
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   485 245 240
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   35 25 10
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   10 0 0
West Asian 88 0 0 0   0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0   0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0   30 20 10
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   450 215 230
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   240 135 105
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   12,887 12,899 8,100
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   55 30 25
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   33,762 53,999 33,566
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Denver, Village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   375 195 180
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   16,818 18,665 14,786
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   16,370 18,163 14,786
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   55.1 55.3 49.1
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   27.6 24.9 34.3
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   17.4 18.8 15.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   455 235 225
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   21.7 25.5 15.9
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   18.7 23.4 13.3
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   23.5 37.5 0.0
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   23.5 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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