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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 52,687   2,116,581
Population in 2001 1 51,257   1,986,965
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 2.8   6.5
Total private dwellings 2 19,689   870,992
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 18,709   817,033
Population density per square kilometre 1,826.4   735.6
Land area (square km) 28.85   2,877.36
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 52,690 26,165 26,525   2,116,580 1,032,445 1,084,135
0 to 4 years 2,850 1,445 1,405   105,280 53,985 51,300
5 to 9 years 3,400 1,730 1,675   112,270 57,910 54,360
10 to 14 years 4,075 2,125 1,950   128,185 66,295 61,890
15 to 19 years 4,075 2,190 1,885   137,190 70,340 66,850
20 to 24 years 3,475 1,795 1,680   148,515 74,420 74,095
25 to 29 years 3,035 1,530 1,505   143,300 69,760 73,535
30 to 34 years 3,340 1,585 1,755   146,410 70,065 76,345
35 to 39 years 4,310 2,075 2,235   165,640 79,795 85,845
40 to 44 years 5,265 2,500 2,765   182,145 88,785 93,355
45 to 49 years 5,045 2,510 2,530   178,250 86,390 91,855
50 to 54 years 4,085 2,065 2,020   160,130 78,385 81,745
55 to 59 years 3,165 1,605 1,565   139,650 68,655 70,995
60 to 64 years 2,105 1,035 1,070   98,140 48,360 49,780
65 to 69 years 1,480 700 780   76,575 36,610 39,970
70 to 74 years 1,135 555 575   64,570 30,845 33,720
75 to 79 years 865 375 495   54,185 24,305 29,885
80 to 84 years 525 200 325   40,650 16,060 24,590
85 years and over 440 125 315   35,480 11,465 24,015
Median age of the population 5 37.5 36.8 38.2   39.1 38.3 39.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 80.4 79.7 81.1   83.7 82.7 84.5
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 42,355 20,860 21,500   1,770,835 854,250 916,585
Not in a common-law relationship 39,400 19,395 20,010   1,655,175 795,780 859,400
In a common-law relationship 2,955 1,465 1,490   115,660 58,470 57,190
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 42,355 20,860 21,500   1,770,835 854,250 916,580
Never legally married (single) 8 13,545 7,470 6,070   603,690 319,550 284,140
Legally married (and not separated) 9 22,460 11,180 11,275   891,530 443,785 447,745
Separated, but still legally married 10 1,410 570 840   50,355 21,305 29,045
Divorced 11 3,200 1,310 1,885   129,405 51,835 77,570
Widowed 12 1,745 330 1,425   95,860 17,775 78,085
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 18,700   817,230
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 46.7   35.5
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.5   2.3
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14.8   8.3
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 14.1   13.7
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 20.6   26.6
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   12.7
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.3   0.8
Number of owned dwellings 16 14,900   531,720
Number of rented dwellings 17 3,805   285,045
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 9,025   482,905
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 9,680   334,320
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 6.7   6.8
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.9   6.1
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 1.5   2.8
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 382,620   520,937
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 14,960   580,120
Number of married-couple families 22 11,020   433,180
Number of common-law-couple families 23 1,565   58,825
Number of lone-parent families 2,370   88,115
Number of female lone-parent families 1,880   71,245
Number of male lone-parent families 485   16,865
Average number of persons in all census families 3.1   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.2   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.5   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 71,924   64,332
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 80,500   70,601
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 76,140   69,726
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 38,655   38,226
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 36,326   36,475
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 50,679   48,561
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 62,046   56,577
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 68,533   61,499
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 65,341   60,118
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 36,660   35,700
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 34,590   34,350
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 44,773   42,997
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 18,700   817,230
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 7,040   233,155
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 4,715   210,360
One-person households 3,760   232,130
Other household types 28 3,190   141,570
Average household size 2.8   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 65,731   55,231
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 87,984   79,982
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 77,102   70,426
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 33,641   30,364
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 49,658   51,880
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 57,075   48,527
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 73,703   69,333
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 65,869   60,936
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 29,737   26,954
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 45,604   47,092
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 786   812
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 1,271   1,081
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,960 1,025,040 1,072,920
English only 36,675 18,240 18,435   1,190,555 595,835 594,725
French only 490 280 205   24,135 11,530 12,600
English and French 115 70 45   2,850 1,300 1,555
Other language(s) 33 14,945 7,230 7,715   880,420 416,380 464,040
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,960 1,025,040 1,072,920
English only 47,820 23,765 24,050   1,825,595 909,570 916,020
French only 35 20 15   1,140 570 570
English and French 3,290 1,610 1,685   162,790 72,370 90,410
Neither English nor French 1,075 430 650   108,440 42,525 65,915
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,965 1,025,040 1,072,920
English 42,875 21,330 21,550   1,478,110 730,495 747,620
French 130 65 60   8,070 3,830 4,235
Non-official language 8,315 4,010 4,305   547,660 259,940 287,720
English and French 15 0 15   2,050 810 1,235
English and non-official language 870 410 460   61,175 29,555 31,620
French and non-official language 25 10 15   400 200 200
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   500 210 285
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,965 1,025,045 1,072,920
Non-immigrants 37 36,880 18,545 18,335   1,227,495 612,760 614,735
Immigrants 38 14,750 7,055 7,690   831,265 394,175 437,090
Before 1991 7,060 3,390 3,665   388,740 186,750 201,990
1991 to 2000 5,645 2,790 2,860   290,830 136,470 154,360
2001 to 2006 39 2,045 880 1,170   151,690 70,955 80,740
Non-permanent residents 40 600 225 375   39,205 18,105 21,095
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,960 1,025,040 1,072,920
Canadian citizens 48,630 24,280 24,345   1,859,820 914,085 945,735
Canadian citizens under age 18 12,100 6,395 5,710   390,480 201,360 189,120
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 36,530 17,885 18,640   1,469,340 712,720 756,615
Not Canadian citizens 42 3,595 1,545 2,055   238,145 110,960 127,185
Table: Generation status
Generation status Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 41,850 20,500 21,350   1,752,385 846,870 905,520
1st generation 44 14,360 6,825 7,535   826,935 390,300 436,635
2nd generation 45 9,040 4,280 4,760   372,870 181,030 191,840
3rd generation or more 46 18,450 9,395 9,050   552,580 275,540 277,040
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 51,745 25,630 26,115   2,076,590 1,014,160 1,062,430
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 45,225 22,385 22,835   1,724,425 841,255 883,170
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 2,860 1,460 1,400   191,935 94,405 97,530
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 2,850 1,405 1,445   90,485 44,260 46,220
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 310 180 130   22,030 10,930 11,100
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 495 200 295   47,710 23,305 24,405
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 49,410 24,405 25,005   1,992,495 971,190 1,021,305
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 29,315 14,480 14,835   1,043,415 506,950 536,460
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 8,500 4,405 4,100   482,670 237,750 244,920
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 8,290 3,925 4,365   240,040 117,080 122,965
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 1,055 615 445   60,680 30,765 29,915
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 2,250 980 1,265   165,685 78,645 87,040
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,960 1,025,040 1,072,920
Aboriginal identity population 50 905 400 505   40,310 19,025 21,290
Non-Aboriginal identity population 51,325 25,420 25,900   2,057,655 1,006,020 1,051,635
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 41,850 20,495 21,355   1,752,390 846,870 905,520
No certificate, diploma or degree 7,260 3,520 3,740   303,345 143,275 160,070
High school certificate or equivalent 52 12,715 5,920 6,795   473,315 221,685 251,630
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,815 3,245 1,575   150,045 94,670 55,370
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 8,210 3,495 4,715   282,780 122,635 160,145
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 2,295 1,005 1,290   110,945 48,340 62,605
University certificate, diploma or degree 6,555 3,310 3,240   431,955 216,255 215,700
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 7,430 3,970 3,455   285,070 144,910 140,160
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,715 1,480 1,235   93,205 49,315 43,890
High school certificate or equivalent 55 3,190 1,775 1,420   119,390 62,055 57,335
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 215 160 55   10,220 5,720 4,495
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 765 365 395   25,965 12,525 13,440
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 195 75 115   11,075 5,070 6,000
University certificate, diploma or degree 350 115 235   25,215 10,220 15,000
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 6,260 2,975 3,285   288,910 138,840 150,065
No certificate, diploma or degree 445 260 185   19,480 11,135 8,345
High school certificate or equivalent 58 1,715 925 790   64,410 35,030 29,375
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 685 435 255   21,610 12,790 8,820
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 1,625 605 1,020   56,725 24,855 31,875
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 395 160 230   20,875 9,295 11,585
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,395 590 805   105,805 45,735 60,070
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 23,875 11,650 12,230   919,860 446,935 472,925
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,580 1,265 1,310   102,890 49,860 53,025
High school certificate or equivalent 61 6,785 2,830 3,950   225,630 100,910 124,725
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,370 2,270 1,100   91,610 58,270 33,345
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 5,230 2,285 2,945   169,140 72,220 96,920
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,515 665 850   65,185 28,065 37,125
University certificate, diploma or degree 4,390 2,325 2,070   265,405 137,620 127,785
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 41,850 20,500 21,355   1,752,385 846,865 905,520
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 19,975 9,440 10,535   776,660 364,960 411,695
Education 1,460 310 1,150   66,075 15,515 50,560
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 915 425 485   50,565 23,400 27,165
Humanities 970 385 590   64,080 24,700 39,375
Social and behavioural sciences and law 2,160 660 1,495   112,705 44,290 68,410
Business, management and public administration 4,775 1,880 2,900   216,595 89,485 127,110
Physical and life sciences and technologies 825 395 435   41,210 22,900 18,310
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 795 465 325   45,770 28,675 17,090
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 5,515 5,140 365   194,485 175,625 18,860
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 315 180 135   15,185 9,285 5,900
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 2,895 435 2,460   124,305 26,145 98,160
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,250 780 470   44,580 21,840 22,740
Other 64 0 0 0   170 40 130
Table: Location of study
Location of study Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 41,850 20,495 21,355   1,752,385 846,870 905,520
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 19,980 9,440 10,535   776,655 364,960 411,700
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 21,875 11,055 10,815   975,725 481,905 493,820
Inside Canada 16,640 8,425 8,215   676,535 333,560 342,975
Outside Canada 5,230 2,630 2,600   299,190 148,345 150,845
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 41,850 20,495 21,355   1,752,390 846,865 905,520
In the labour force 67 30,380 15,935 14,440   1,169,725 609,640 560,080
Employed 68 28,905 15,330 13,575   1,104,760 578,780 525,980
Unemployed 69 1,475 610 865   64,960 30,860 34,100
Not in the labour force 70 11,470 4,560 6,910   582,665 237,225 345,435
Participation rate 71 72.6 77.8 67.6   66.8 72.0 61.9
Employment rate 72 69.1 74.8 63.6   63.0 68.3 58.1
Unemployment rate 73 4.9 3.8 6.0   5.6 5.1 6.1
Table: Occupation
Occupation Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 29,975 15,805 14,170   1,150,490 600,865 549,620
A Management occupations 75 3,315 2,170 1,140   130,375 83,895 46,480
B Business, finance and administration occupations 6,195 1,710 4,480   219,415 67,705 151,705
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 2,160 1,755 405   85,070 67,400 17,670
D Health occupations 1,575 250 1,325   62,450 14,625 47,825
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 1,950 515 1,440   98,845 35,030 63,815
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 760 305 450   47,600 23,305 24,290
G Sales and service occupations 7,350 3,195 4,160   291,545 128,000 163,540
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 5,155 4,825 335   148,810 138,580 10,235
I Occupations unique to primary industry 380 295 85   20,545 13,765 6,780
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 1,130 780 355   45,840 28,555 17,285
Table: Industry
Industry Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 29,975 15,805 14,170   1,150,490 600,865 549,625
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 575 400 180   23,970 14,475 9,500
Construction 2,535 2,205 335   73,385 64,185 9,200
Manufacturing 2,980 2,225 750   97,800 66,990 30,810
Wholesale trade 1,975 1,275 700   61,650 39,965 21,685
Retail trade 3,645 1,655 1,990   124,965 57,985 66,980
Finance and real estate 1,995 740 1,255   85,220 38,730 46,485
Health care and social services 2,980 425 2,555   107,065 20,815 86,245
Educational services 1,675 545 1,130   83,200 29,925 53,270
Business services 6,270 3,960 2,315   271,120 166,240 104,885
Other services 5,340 2,375 2,960   222,110 101,555 120,560
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 38,800 18,725 20,070   1,584,870 749,525 835,340
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 38,385 18,490 19,895   1,560,260 734,920 825,340
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 18,015 8,000 10,010   627,815 277,450 350,365
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 7,310 3,135 4,175   309,335 129,995 179,340
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 32,475 16,940 15,530   1,263,380 651,535 611,845
English 31,335 16,355 14,980   1,169,695 604,265 565,435
French 85 35 45   2,985 980 2,005
Non-official language 770 405 365   69,170 35,605 33,565
English and French 45 20 30   1,860 710 1,155
English and non-official language 235 125 110   19,295 9,795 9,500
French and non-official language 0 0 0   80 60 25
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   290 130 160
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 28,905 15,330 13,570   1,104,760 578,780 525,980
Worked at home 1,740 790 950   91,595 44,075 47,520
Worked outside Canada 160 115 45   10,140 7,320 2,825
No fixed workplace address 3,970 3,090 875   135,850 99,890 35,960
Worked at usual place 23,030 11,330 11,695   867,175 427,490 439,680
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 4,720 2,340 2,375   373,880 167,730 206,155
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 17,870 8,715 9,155   478,420 251,350 227,070
Worked in a different census division (county) 350 215 140   11,640 6,545 5,095
Worked in a different province 90 60 25   3,230 1,870 1,365
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
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 27,005 14,425 12,575   1,003,025 527,380 475,640
Car, truck, van, as driver 20,650 11,670 8,975   675,080 385,740 289,335
Car, truck, van, as passenger 2,115 870 1,240   70,985 26,610 44,375
Public transit 2,890 1,200 1,690   165,435 69,650 95,785
Walked or bicycled 1,005 475 530   80,000 38,865 41,135
All other modes 340 200 135   11,520 6,505 5,010
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 52,230 25,825 26,405   2,097,965 1,025,045 1,072,920
Total visible minority population 85 13,425 6,640 6,785   875,300 419,500 455,800
Chinese 4,835 2,460 2,375   381,535 182,740 198,795
South Asian 86 2,445 1,230 1,215   207,165 102,290 104,875
Black 550 305 250   20,670 11,080 9,595
Filipino 1,205 485 720   78,890 33,800 45,090
Latin American 440 225 220   22,695 10,670 12,025
Southeast Asian 87 390 215 175   33,475 16,290 17,185
Arab 170 75 95   7,430 4,035 3,395
West Asian 88 860 490 370   28,160 14,465 13,690
Korean 1,480 710 765   44,830 21,395 23,425
Japanese 440 215 225   25,425 10,600 14,820
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 20 10 0   2,920 1,455 1,465
Multiple visible minority 90 585 220 360   22,115 10,665 11,450
Not a visible minority 91 38,805 19,180 19,625   1,222,665 605,540 617,120
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 32,160 16,705 15,455   1,242,245 635,835 606,415
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 30,721 39,392 23,894   27,596 33,164 22,747
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 16,680 9,990 6,690   596,500 345,605 250,890
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 44,888 51,252 38,511   43,215 48,143 38,637
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Port Coquitlam, City   Vancouver (CMA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 39,670 19,505 20,160   1,659,535 807,355 852,175
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 28,403 37,758 21,407   25,032 30,652 20,754
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 25,679 33,004 20,030   22,948 27,508 19,605
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 84.6 87.6 79.7   78.0 81.3 73.1
Government transfers - As a % of total income 7.5 4.5 12.4   8.8 6.2 12.7
Other money - As a % of total income 7.9 7.9 7.9   13.2 12.6 14.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 52,120 25,775 26,340   2,084,135 1,017,935 1,066,205
% in low income before tax - All persons 15.4 14.0 16.8   20.8 19.9 21.7
% in low income after tax - All persons 12.2 11.0 13.4   16.5 15.9 17.1
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 17.5 17.8 17.1   23.3 23.1 23.4
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.1 14.6 13.7   18.5 18.5 18.6

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Port Coquitlam, British Columbia (Code5915039) (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
(accessed September 18, 2019).

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