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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   45,165
Population in 2001 1 3,622   44,092A
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   2.4
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   22,643
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   21,348
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   3,812.2
Land area (square km) 8.30   11.85
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   45,165 21,330 23,835
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   2,150 1,065 1,090
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   2,010 1,060 950
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   2,140 1,115 1,025
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   2,290 1,150 1,140
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   3,035 1,525 1,510
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   3,285 1,545 1,740
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   3,510 1,695 1,815
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   4,070 1,910 2,160
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   4,115 1,995 2,125
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   4,000 1,855 2,140
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   3,545 1,730 1,820
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   2,890 1,335 1,555
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   2,060 950 1,110
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   1,570 675 895
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   1,410 620 790
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   1,260 525 740
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   970 350 615
85 years and over 175 55 125   865 235 625
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   40.1 38.9 41.2
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   86.1 84.8 87.2
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   38,870 18,095 20,775
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   35,200 16,240 18,965
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   3,670 1,855 1,815
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   38,870 18,095 20,775
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   14,425 7,405 7,020
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   16,375 8,120 8,255
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   1,455 600 860
Divorced 11 305 125 180   4,325 1,605 2,720
Widowed 12 410 90 315   2,300 375 1,925
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   21,345
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   15.8
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   3.8
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   8.2
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   10.5
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   43.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   17.5
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   0.3
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   11,515
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   9,830
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   15,220
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   6,130
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   8.0
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   5.0
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   2.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   499,476
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   12,275
Number of married-couple families 22 800   7,960
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   1,840
Number of lone-parent families 135   2,470
Number of female lone-parent families 100   2,030
Number of male lone-parent families 30   440
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.7
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   2.3
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.4
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   61,857
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   71,230
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   64,892
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   40,703
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   39,512
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   51,500
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   54,243
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   61,345
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   55,684
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   37,455
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   35,981
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   43,567
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   21,345
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   4,235
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   5,200
One-person households 505   8,260
Other household types 28 175   3,650
Average household size 2.2   2.1
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   49,486
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   78,396
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   66,430
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   33,090
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   46,579
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   43,330
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   67,293
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   58,377
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   28,899
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   43,065
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   858
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   1,112
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   44,860 21,245 23,615
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   29,865 14,600 15,260
French only 35 10 20   540 265 275
English and French 0 0 0   40 25 15
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   14,415 6,355 8,065
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   44,860 21,245 23,615
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   39,895 19,115 20,780
French only 0 0 0   35 25 10
English and French 75 30 50   4,120 1,790 2,330
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   805 310 490
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   44,860 21,245 23,615
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   35,995 17,195 18,800
French 0 0 0   225 95 125
Non-official language 65 35 30   7,400 3,460 3,935
English and French 0 0 0   95 45 45
English and non-official language 10 0 0   1,120 445 675
French and non-official language 0 0 0   15 0 10
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   44,860 21,245 23,615
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   27,470 13,515 13,950
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   16,390 7,330 9,055
Before 1991 285 125 155   7,750 3,455 4,300
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   5,170 2,235 2,935
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   3,470 1,645 1,820
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   1,005 395 605
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   44,860 21,245 23,615
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   39,215 18,750 20,460
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   6,655 3,425 3,230
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   32,555 15,330 17,230
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   5,650 2,495 3,155
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   38,570 17,990 20,580
1st generation 44 300 140 160   16,555 7,370 9,185
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   8,485 4,105 4,375
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   13,530 6,515 7,015
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   44,460 21,060 23,400
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   35,525 16,700 18,825
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   4,755 2,320 2,435
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   2,460 1,255 1,210
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   565 245 320
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   1,160 545 615
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   42,720 20,205 22,510
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   19,925 9,370 10,550
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   12,080 5,800 6,280
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   5,520 2,595 2,920
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   1,395 665 730
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   3,800 1,770 2,025
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   44,860 21,245 23,615
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   925 375 550
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   43,930 20,865 23,065
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   38,565 17,985 20,580
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   4,305 1,995 2,305
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   9,710 4,390 5,320
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   3,635 2,200 1,435
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   7,735 3,280 4,460
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   2,735 1,190 1,540
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   10,445 4,925 5,520
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   5,265 2,715 2,545
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   1,515 800 710
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   2,260 1,210 1,055
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   220 125 95
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   540 280 265
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   190 105 90
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   530 195 335
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   6,795 3,230 3,565
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   275 150 125
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   1,365 755 615
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   545 325 220
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   1,400 670 725
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   465 165 300
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   2,745 1,165 1,580
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   20,615 9,610 11,005
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   1,200 650 550
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   4,455 1,915 2,540
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   2,065 1,230 830
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   4,855 1,990 2,865
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   1,715 765 950
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   6,325 3,050 3,270
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   38,570 17,990 20,580
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   14,015 6,385 7,625
Education 150 40 110   1,440 310 1,125
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   1,425 725 700
Humanities 50 45 0   1,560 470 1,090
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   3,275 1,190 2,085
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   5,145 2,095 3,050
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   1,140 575 565
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   1,135 665 465
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   4,555 4,070 485
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   420 280 140
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   3,410 630 2,775
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   1,045 580 460
Other 64 0 0 0   10 10 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   38,565 17,985 20,580
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   14,015 6,385 7,630
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   24,550 11,595 12,955
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   16,960 8,090 8,870
Outside Canada 140 65 75   7,595 3,510 4,085
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   38,565 17,985 20,580
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   27,325 13,595 13,730
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   26,060 13,045 13,015
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   1,265 550 715
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   11,240 4,390 6,845
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   70.9 75.6 66.7
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   67.6 72.5 63.2
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   4.6 4.0 5.2
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   26,975 13,440 13,530
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   3,175 1,940 1,235
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   5,180 1,520 3,660
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   2,335 1,765 570
D Health occupations 170 40 130   1,485 275 1,205
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   2,365 690 1,675
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   1,525 795 730
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   7,250 3,100 4,145
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   2,775 2,615 160
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   315 285 30
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   565 450 115
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   26,970 13,440 13,535
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   355 240 115
Construction 150 145 10   1,555 1,425 125
Manufacturing 125 105 20   1,350 980 370
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   1,060 700 355
Retail trade 175 75 100   3,155 1,385 1,765
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   2,335 1,125 1,215
Health care and social services 325 75 250   2,960 400 2,565
Educational services 65 15 45   1,770 590 1,175
Business services 170 85 85   6,900 4,065 2,840
Other services 320 110 210   5,530 2,520 3,010
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   34,645 15,630 19,015
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   34,230 15,405 18,825
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   11,505 4,995 6,505
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   6,370 2,355 4,015
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   29,380 14,470 14,915
English 1,865 970 890   28,540 14,090 14,440
French 10 0 0   70 25 50
Non-official language 10 0 10   455 225 230
English and French 0 0 0   30 0 25
English and non-official language 0 0 0   260 105 160
French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 10 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   26,060 13,045 13,015
Worked at home 125 80 45   2,200 1,125 1,075
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   140 90 50
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   3,395 2,400 1,000
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   20,325 9,430 10,900
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   5,500 2,115 3,385
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   14,630 7,185 7,445
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   125 95 30
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   60 35 25
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, 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   23,720 11,825 11,890
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   14,720 8,110 6,610
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   1,325 440 885
Public transit 0 0 0   4,825 1,930 2,890
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   2,670 1,215 1,450
All other modes 20 15 0   180 120 55
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   44,860 21,245 23,615
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   11,775 5,275 6,500
Chinese 15 0 0   2,205 995 1,210
South Asian 86 0 10 0   1,340 575 770
Black 0 0 0   315 210 110
Filipino 25 20 10   1,910 735 1,175
Latin American 10 0 0   430 190 240
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   240 85 155
Arab 0 0 0   90 60 25
West Asian 88 0 0 0   3,065 1,530 1,530
Korean 0 0 0   1,160 565 595
Japanese 0 0 0   630 160 470
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   45 25 25
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   340 140 195
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   33,085 15,965 17,115
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   28,850 14,145 14,705
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   29,163 33,275 25,597
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   14,090 7,485 6,605
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   42,904 47,999 39,981
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   North Vancouver, City
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   37,105 17,420 19,690
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   27,800 31,428 24,506
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   24,947 27,762 22,492
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   79.8 83.6 75.0
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   9.1 6.4 12.5
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   11.1 10.0 12.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   44,835 21,235 23,600
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   20.3 18.7 21.8
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   16.6 15.7 17.5
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   22.5 19.1 26.3
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   19.7 17.2 22.3

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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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