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2006 Community Profiles

 
Claresholm Image: Data quality note(s)
Alberta
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   806
Population in 2001 1 3,622   716
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   12.6
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   254
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   237
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   305.7
Land area (square km) 8.30   2.64
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   805 430 375
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   60 40 25
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   55 35 25
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   80 40 45
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   85 50 40
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   50 30 20
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   40 20 20
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   50 20 30
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   50 30 25
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   55 30 20
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   65 35 30
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   70 35 35
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   45 25 15
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   30 25 10
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   25 10 15
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   15 5 10
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   5 5 5
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   5 5 5
85 years and over 175 55 125   5 0 5
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   32.3 32.0 32.5
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   75.2 74.4 76.0
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   605 325 285
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   525 280 245
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   80 45 40
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   605 325 285
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   265 160 105
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   240 120 120
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   30 20 10
Divorced 11 305 125 180   30 15 15
Widowed 12 410 90 315   35 10 25
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a 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   75.0
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   10.4
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   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   8.3
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   165
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   60
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   100
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   130
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   41.7
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   6.7
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.0   6.3
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   0
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   215
Number of married-couple families 22 800   115
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   45
Number of lone-parent families 135   60
Number of female lone-parent families 100   35
Number of male lone-parent families 30   25
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   3.3
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.7
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   3.5
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.7
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   3.0
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   38,784
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   46,720
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   33,664
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   20,032
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   18,816
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   24,320
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   38,272
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   46,400
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   33,152
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   20,032
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   18,688
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   24,256
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   240
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   90
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   35
One-person households 505   45
Other household types 28 175   65
Average household size 2.2   3.4
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   42,688
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   46,016
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   48,000
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   15,072
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   40,576
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   41,792
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   46,016
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   47,296
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   15,072
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   39,808
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   0
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   0
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   810 430 375
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   625 340 285
French only 35 10 20   0 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   180 90 90
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   805 435 375
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   795 425 375
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 75 30 50   10 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 Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   805 430 375
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   770 410 360
French 0 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 65 35 30   40 20 15
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 10 0 0   0 10 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   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
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   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
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   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   605 325 285
1st generation 44 300 140 160   10 10 10
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   10 10 10
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   590 310 275
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   800 425 375
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   690 365 325
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   65 40 25
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   45 25 20
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   0 0 10
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   10 0 0
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   745 395 355
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   485 260 230
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   165 90 75
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   90 45 45
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   10 0 0
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   805 430 375
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   760 400 360
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   40 30 15
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   610 320 285
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   215 120 95
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   160 90 65
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   70 50 20
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   80 25 55
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   30 10 20
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   50 30 25
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   135 75 55
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   75 50 25
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   45 20 25
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   0 10 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 10 0
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   0 10 0
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   95 40 50
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   15 0 10
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   40 25 15
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   10 0 0
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   10 10 10
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   325 185 145
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   85 50 40
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   65 50 20
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   50 35 15
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   60 20 35
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   25 10 15
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   40 25 20
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   605 320 285
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   375 210 165
Education 150 40 110   25 10 20
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   10 0 0
Humanities 50 45 0   10 10 10
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   30 10 20
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   50 15 40
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   0 0 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   10 10 0
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   45 40 0
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   10 10 0
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   30 10 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   15 10 15
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   605 320 285
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   375 210 165
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   235 110 120
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   230 110 120
Outside Canada 140 65 75   0 0 0
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   605 320 285
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   400 225 175
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   300 150 150
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   105 80 25
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   200 95 105
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   66.1 70.3 61.4
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   49.6 46.9 52.6
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   26.2 35.6 14.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   385 215 170
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   30 15 10
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   55 10 40
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   15 20 0
D Health occupations 170 40 130   0 0 10
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   80 40 45
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   10 10 0
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   85 30 60
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   60 55 10
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   40 40 10
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   10 10 10
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   385 215 170
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   45 40 0
Construction 150 145 10   25 20 0
Manufacturing 125 105 20   10 0 0
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   0 0 0
Retail trade 175 75 100   15 0 10
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   0 0 0
Health care and social services 325 75 250   50 10 40
Educational services 65 15 45   85 30 50
Business services 170 85 85   30 25 0
Other services 320 110 210   135 75 60
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   570 300 275
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   550 285 265
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   355 170 185
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   235 120 115
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   435 250 185
English 1,865 970 890   435 245 190
French 10 0 0   0 0 0
Non-official language 10 0 10   10 0 0
English and French 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and non-official language 0 0 0   0 10 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 Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   300 150 145
Worked at home 125 80 45   15 15 0
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   0 0 0
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   65 50 15
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   220 90 130
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   205 85 120
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   10 0 0
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   0 10 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 Aiyansh, Nisga'a 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   280 140 145
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   130 75 50
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   45 20 25
Public transit 0 0 0   0 0 0
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   110 40 65
All other modes 20 15 0   0 0 0
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   805 430 375
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   10 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   800 430 375
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   405 220 180
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   14,989 12,192 18,022
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   135 50 80
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   38,528 44,416 35,968
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   New Aiyansh, Nisga'a village
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   560 295 265
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   13,620 11,872 16,448
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   13,620 11,840 16,448
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   78.1 82.3 74.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   19.6 15.9 22.8
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   2.8 2.9 2.7
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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