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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 3,700   505,469
Population in 2001 1 3,622   512,930
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.2   -1.5
Total private dwellings 2 1,644   235,958
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 1,579   197,245
Population density per square kilometre 445.8   1.4
Land area (square km) 8.30   370,494.89
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 3,700 1,760 1,940   505,470 245,735 259,735
0 to 4 years 135 70 60   22,865 11,650 11,210
5 to 9 years 185 100 85   25,905 13,240 12,670
10 to 14 years 240 125 115   29,455 15,135 14,320
15 to 19 years 205 110 100   34,105 17,355 16,750
20 to 24 years 170 100 70   31,190 15,295 15,890
25 to 29 years 135 55 80   27,425 13,040 14,380
30 to 34 years 135 60 75   30,940 14,605 16,340
35 to 39 years 175 80 95   36,535 17,345 19,195
40 to 44 years 250 120 135   41,670 20,080 21,585
45 to 49 years 290 150 140   42,770 20,815 21,955
50 to 54 years 260 130 130   42,805 21,135 21,670
55 to 59 years 270 120 145   39,370 19,535 19,835
60 to 64 years 225 100 125   30,160 14,900 15,270
65 to 69 years 265 120 145   22,160 11,005 11,155
70 to 74 years 235 125 110   17,530 8,465 9,060
75 to 79 years 210 90 115   13,505 5,965 7,540
80 to 84 years 155 55 95   9,425 3,845 5,580
85 years and over 175 55 125   7,650 2,325 5,330
Median age of the population 5 48.8 46.7 50.8   41.7 41.3 42.1
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.0 82.9 87.1   84.5 83.7 85.3
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 3,145 1,460 1,685   427,245 205,705 221,540
Not in a common-law relationship 2,945 1,355 1,585   394,155 189,215 204,940
In a common-law relationship 205 100 100   33,085 16,490 16,595
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 3,145 1,460 1,685   427,245 205,705 221,540
Never legally married (single) 8 695 385 310   132,005 68,865 63,140
Legally married (and not separated) 9 1,630 820 815   231,820 115,860 115,960
Separated, but still legally married 10 110 40 70   9,745 4,360 5,385
Divorced 11 305 125 180   24,015 10,900 13,120
Widowed 12 410 90 315   29,650 5,715 23,935
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 1,575   197,185
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 70.5   73.8
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.8   4.3
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   4.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.6   9.9
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 13.3   5.5
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   0.4
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.7   1.2
Number of owned dwellings 16 1,130   155,195
Number of rented dwellings 17 445   41,670
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 1,235   139,555
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 340   57,630
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.0   7.9
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   0.4
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 159,870   111,711
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 1,035   155,730
Number of married-couple families 22 800   114,630
Number of common-law-couple families 23 100   16,935
Number of lone-parent families 135   24,165
Number of female lone-parent families 100   19,740
Number of male lone-parent families 30   4,420
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   2.8
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   2.9
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.0   2.8
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   2.3
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 57,868   49,645
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,645   55,622
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 43,522   47,887
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 30,225   26,237
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 29,057   24,621
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 54,643   33,432
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 51,601   43,398
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 58,631   47,756
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 39,682   41,707
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,019   25,408
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,928   24,067
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 46,451   30,729
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 1,575   197,185
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 315   60,005
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 580   66,960
One-person households 505   39,830
Other household types 28 175   30,390
Average household size 2.2   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,379   44,136
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 83,855   66,267
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,949   47,231
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,166   18,011
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 33,905   34,480
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 38,502   38,997
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,615   56,406
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 48,883   41,366
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 19,076   17,368
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,575   32,419
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 529   551
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 600   480
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 3,515 1,675 1,840   500,610 243,970 256,640
English only 3,260 1,555 1,705   488,405 237,890 250,520
French only 35 10 20   1,885 890 995
English and French 0 0 0   295 120 175
Other language(s) 33 220 110 110   10,020 5,070 4,950
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 3,515 1,675 1,835   500,610 243,970 256,640
English only 3,440 1,650 1,790   475,985 234,335 241,655
French only 0 0 0   90 40 45
English and French 75 30 50   23,675 9,160 14,515
Neither English nor French 0 0 0   850 430 420
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 3,515 1,675 1,835   500,605 243,965 256,640
English 3,440 1,635 1,800   494,345 240,960 253,380
French 0 0 0   650 325 325
Non-official language 65 35 30   4,905 2,380 2,530
English and French 0 0 0   180 60 120
English and non-official language 10 0 0   525 240 285
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 10 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   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 3,515 1,675 1,835   500,605 243,965 256,640
Non-immigrants 37 3,215 1,535 1,675   490,855 238,725 252,130
Immigrants 38 300 140 160   8,380 4,520 3,860
Before 1991 285 125 155   5,385 2,870 2,520
1991 to 2000 15 15 0   1,550 820 735
2001 to 2006 39 0 0 0   1,440 835 610
Non-permanent residents 40 0 0 0   1,370 725 645
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 3,515 1,675 1,840   500,610 243,970 256,640
Canadian citizens 3,490 1,665 1,820   496,705 241,795 254,910
Canadian citizens under age 18 680 355 330   98,585 51,010 47,570
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 2,805 1,315 1,490   398,115 190,785 207,335
Not Canadian citizens 42 25 10 15   3,900 2,170 1,730
Table: Generation status
Generation status Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 2,955 1,375 1,580   422,385 203,925 218,465
1st generation 44 300 140 160   9,160 4,920 4,240
2nd generation 45 755 335 420   9,125 4,625 4,500
3rd generation or more 46 1,895 900 1,000   404,100 194,380 209,725
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 3,500 1,660 1,840   496,200 241,720 254,480
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,075 1,450 1,625   443,345 216,530 226,815
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180 85 95   27,640 12,710 14,930
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   14,530 7,060 7,470
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 50 30 15   9,460 4,800 4,655
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   1,225 605 615
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 3,390 1,595 1,795   477,800 232,300 245,505
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,035 1,025 1,010   344,705 169,030 175,675
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 605 275 335   66,360 31,255 35,110
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   37,805 17,765 20,040
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 150 80 70   25,780 12,640 13,140
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 10 0 0   3,140 1,610 1,535
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 3,515 1,675 1,840   500,605 243,965 256,640
Aboriginal identity population 50 140 45 100   23,450 11,520 11,925
Non-Aboriginal identity population 3,375 1,635 1,740   477,155 232,445 244,715
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 2,955 1,375 1,580   422,385 203,920 218,460
No certificate, diploma or degree 770 345 430   141,575 68,605 72,965
High school certificate or equivalent 52 775 345 430   93,330 42,520 50,810
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 475 285 185   51,380 32,105 19,275
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 555 245 315   74,100 32,525 41,575
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 125 40 85   14,310 5,940 8,370
University certificate, diploma or degree 255 115 140   47,690 22,220 25,470
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 380 215 165   65,355 33,210 32,145
No certificate, diploma or degree 150 75 80   28,820 15,745 13,075
High school certificate or equivalent 55 170 110 60   24,470 12,010 12,455
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 30 20 10   2,395 1,665 730
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 0   4,855 2,230 2,625
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 15 0 15   1,015 420 600
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   3,800 1,150 2,655
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 265 105 160   58,260 27,450 30,815
No certificate, diploma or degree 70 30 40   8,525 4,535 3,990
High school certificate or equivalent 58 85 45 40   12,530 6,000 6,530
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 10 15   6,245 4,035 2,210
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 45 10 30   16,825 7,105 9,720
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 10 0 15   2,145 985 1,155
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 0 20   11,995 4,785 7,210
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 1,425 640 785   232,570 112,925 119,645
No certificate, diploma or degree 290 120 170   66,110 31,950 34,160
High school certificate or equivalent 61 375 155 220   44,460 19,605 24,850
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 135 80   36,735 22,260 14,475
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 355 155 205   47,695 21,040 26,650
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 60 25 40   8,770 3,730 5,040
University certificate, diploma or degree 125 50 75   28,805 14,330 14,475
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 2,955 1,375 1,580   422,390 203,920 218,465
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,545 690 860   234,900 111,125 123,775
Education 150 40 110   19,090 6,460 12,640
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20 10 10   2,840 1,440 1,395
Humanities 50 45 0   6,450 2,830 3,625
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55 0 50   10,505 3,500 7,000
Business, management and public administration 245 70 170   43,510 9,870 33,640
Physical and life sciences and technologies 10 10 0   4,285 2,335 1,950
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30 10 20   7,980 3,875 4,110
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 395 385 10   46,405 44,190 2,210
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 40 20 20   3,360 2,415 940
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 335 60 270   25,635 4,560 21,075
Personal, protective and transportation services 75 30 45   17,405 11,330 6,080
Other 64 0 0 0   10 0 10
Table: Location of study
Location of study Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 2,955 1,375 1,580   422,385 203,920 218,465
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,550 690 860   234,905 111,130 123,775
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,410 685 720   187,480 92,795 94,690
Inside Canada 1,265 620 645   182,125 89,720 92,405
Outside Canada 140 65 75   5,355 3,070 2,285
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 2,955 1,375 1,580   422,385 203,920 218,465
In the labour force 67 1,655 880 780   248,685 129,475 119,210
Employed 68 1,615 860 760   202,525 102,700 99,830
Unemployed 69 40 15 25   46,150 26,770 19,385
Not in the labour force 70 1,300 500 800   173,705 74,450 99,255
Participation rate 71 56.0 64.0 49.4   58.9 63.5 54.6
Employment rate 72 54.7 62.5 48.1   47.9 50.4 45.7
Unemployment rate 73 2.4 1.7 3.2   18.6 20.7 16.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 1,645 870 775   241,880 126,305 115,575
A Management occupations 75 195 115 80   18,570 10,920 7,650
B Business, finance and administration occupations 205 30 175   35,775 9,035 26,740
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 20 15 0   13,865 11,485 2,380
D Health occupations 170 40 130   15,045 2,990 12,055
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 95 15 75   19,795 7,035 12,760
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35 15 20   4,570 1,860 2,710
G Sales and service occupations 410 125 280   61,120 20,970 40,150
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 320 320 0   42,140 40,065 2,075
I Occupations unique to primary industry 135 130 10   17,310 14,275 3,040
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 60 50 10   13,690 7,665 6,015
Table: Industry
Industry Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 1,650 865 780   241,880 126,305 115,575
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 170 145 25   24,500 19,885 4,610
Construction 150 145 10   16,985 15,565 1,425
Manufacturing 125 105 20   22,485 14,620 7,865
Wholesale trade 75 70 0   6,630 4,850 1,775
Retail trade 175 75 100   30,580 12,205 18,380
Finance and real estate 70 35 35   7,895 3,205 4,690
Health care and social services 325 75 250   30,360 5,180 25,180
Educational services 65 15 45   17,005 6,555 10,450
Business services 170 85 85   35,390 22,050 13,345
Other services 320 110 210   50,040 22,185 27,850
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 2,710 1,215 1,490   375,325 174,370 200,950
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 2,685 1,205 1,480   370,405 171,400 199,000
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 915 355 565   148,605 62,950 85,655
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 565 225 335   75,265 29,980 45,290
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 1,880 975 905   274,630 142,520 132,110
English 1,865 970 890   272,735 141,790 130,950
French 10 0 0   865 220 640
Non-official language 10 0 10   585 280 305
English and French 0 0 0   265 130 130
English and non-official language 0 0 0   185 95 85
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   10 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 1,615 860 760   202,525 102,700 99,825
Worked at home 125 80 45   11,295 5,370 5,925
Worked outside Canada 0 10 0   855 660 190
No fixed workplace address 250 190 55   22,410 17,925 4,485
Worked at usual place 1,235 585 655   167,970 78,745 89,225
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 975 440 530   93,825 41,250 52,575
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75 45 35   63,355 30,010 33,345
Worked in a different census division (county) 190 95 90   6,135 3,940 2,195
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   4,650 3,540 1,110
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
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   190,380 96,670 93,710
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,200 650 550   140,375 73,010 67,365
Car, truck, van, as passenger 105 75 35   23,930 9,945 13,980
Public transit 0 0 0   3,660 1,775 1,880
Walked or bicycled 155 35 120   15,175 6,545 8,630
All other modes 20 15 0   7,235 5,385 1,850
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 3,515 1,675 1,840   500,610 243,965 256,645
Total visible minority population 85 50 35 15   5,720 3,010 2,710
Chinese 15 0 0   1,325 705 625
South Asian 86 0 10 0   1,590 840 750
Black 0 0 0   905 500 405
Filipino 25 20 10   305 115 190
Latin American 10 0 0   480 240 240
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   120 50 65
Arab 0 0 0   540 305 235
West Asian 88 0 0 0   115 55 60
Korean 0 0 0   60 30 30
Japanese 0 0 0   140 90 50
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   75 30 45
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   65 45 15
Not a visible minority 91 3,465 1,640 1,825   494,890 240,955 253,930
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 1,865 950 910   271,255 141,725 129,525
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,106 30,517 17,056   18,086 23,150 14,346
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 945 555 395   111,580 57,440 54,140
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 38,579 40,138 35,941   37,429 44,607 31,130
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Claresholm, Town   Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 2,825 1,350 1,475   397,675 193,980 203,695
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,629 29,416 18,507   19,573 25,929 15,823
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,814 27,547 17,872   18,149 22,893 15,193
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 64.2 66.6 61.0   69.1 72.2 64.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 17.5 13.4 23.4   20.4 17.2 25.2
Other money - As a % of total income 18.3 20.2 15.7   10.5 10.6 10.4
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 3,460 1,675 1,785   497,395 242,360 255,035
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.5 10.7 17.6   14.7 13.0 16.3
% in low income after tax - All persons 10.7 8.4 12.6   10.1 9.4 10.8
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.2 9.9 28.8   18.7 18.7 18.7
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.0 5.6 21.2   13.2 13.4 13.0

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

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.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
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