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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 968,157   4,113,487
Population in 2001 1 978,933   3,907,738
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -1.1   5.3
Total private dwellings 2 438,621   1,788,474
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 387,160   1,642,715
Population density per square kilometre 1.6   4.4
Land area (square km) 588,276.09   924,815.43
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 968,160 475,240 492,915   4,113,485 2,013,990 2,099,495
0 to 4 years 57,495 29,395 28,100   201,880 103,295 98,590
5 to 9 years 61,070 31,160 29,905   220,700 113,175 107,525
10 to 14 years 69,130 35,405 33,725   257,025 132,275 124,750
15 to 19 years 74,900 38,455 36,445   273,560 140,335 133,225
20 to 24 years 67,245 33,800 33,440   265,905 134,085 131,820
25 to 29 years 58,245 28,930 29,320   245,275 120,260 125,020
30 to 34 years 54,935 26,810 28,125   254,575 122,835 131,740
35 to 39 years 56,555 27,680 28,875   290,645 140,555 150,090
40 to 44 years 71,320 34,745 36,580   334,835 162,675 172,165
45 to 49 years 75,785 37,765 38,020   344,140 167,040 177,100
50 to 54 years 70,230 35,215 35,010   320,115 156,595 163,520
55 to 59 years 58,230 29,115 29,105   289,425 142,575 146,850
60 to 64 years 43,710 21,685 22,025   215,590 106,815 108,780
65 to 69 years 37,110 17,900 19,210   169,765 83,055 86,720
70 to 74 years 33,780 15,985 17,795   143,630 70,200 73,425
75 to 79 years 30,505 13,750 16,750   120,435 55,640 64,800
80 to 84 years 24,100 9,770 14,325   89,925 36,895 53,035
85 years and over 23,820 7,660 16,160   76,045 25,690 50,360
Median age of the population 5 38.7 37.5 39.8   40.8 40.0 41.5
% of the population aged 15 and over 80.6 79.8 81.4   83.5 82.7 84.2
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 780,460 379,275 401,185   3,433,880 1,665,245 1,768,635
Not in a common-law relationship 722,930 350,540 372,395   3,154,005 1,524,985 1,629,020
In a common-law relationship 57,535 28,740 28,795   279,875 140,260 139,620
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 780,460 379,275 401,185   3,433,880 1,665,240 1,768,640
Never legally married (single) 8 256,450 138,790 117,660   1,102,395 591,495 510,905
Legally married (and not separated) 9 396,500 198,280 198,215   1,730,480 863,210 867,275
Separated, but still legally married 10 19,385 8,780 10,605   110,575 48,710 61,860
Divorced 11 51,170 23,160 28,010   285,860 120,815 165,045
Widowed 12 56,955 10,265 46,690   204,570 41,015 163,555
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 387,140   1,643,150
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 74.3   49.2
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 2.8   3.1
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.3   6.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 1.8   10.0
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 12.9   20.9
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 2.8   7.1
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 2.0   2.8
Number of owned dwellings 16 277,860   1,145,050
Number of rented dwellings 17 99,125   493,995
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 312,460   1,017,335
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 74,680   625,815
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 10.5   7.4
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.8   6.4
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 1.4   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 132,111   418,703
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 267,455   1,161,420
Number of married-couple families 22 194,165   844,430
Number of common-law-couple families 23 28,855   141,825
Number of lone-parent families 44,445   175,160
Number of female lone-parent families 35,170   139,770
Number of male lone-parent families 9,265   35,395
Average number of persons in all census families 2.9   2.9
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.0   3.0
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.9   2.6
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.7   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.7   2.5
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.5   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 58,563   62,346
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 67,369   69,207
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 51,865   62,202
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 29,547   35,437
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 28,067   33,592
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 37,217   45,332
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 50,875   54,737
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 57,535   60,126
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 45,530   54,288
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 28,577   33,431
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 27,384   31,946
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 33,845   40,649
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 387,140   1,643,150
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 102,350   432,420
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 115,630   486,040
One-person households 111,315   460,580
Other household types 28 57,845   264,105
Average household size 2.4   2.5
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 46,705   52,709
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 76,494   79,509
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 57,994   63,969
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,122   27,773
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 38,113   47,266
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 41,084   46,472
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 65,210   68,639
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 49,942   55,748
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 21,107   24,987
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 35,421   43,242
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 568   752
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 614   876
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 953,845 469,400 484,445   4,074,380 1,998,390 2,076,000
English only 811,725 401,635 410,095   2,875,770 1,429,035 1,446,735
French only 16,060 7,540 8,515   54,740 26,910 27,835
English and French 1,130 550 575   5,920 2,715 3,205
Other language(s) 33 124,930 59,680 65,255   1,137,945 539,730 598,220
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 953,845 469,405 484,445   4,074,385 1,998,385 2,075,995
English only 902,655 446,480 456,170   3,653,365 1,816,370 1,836,995
French only 480 230 250   2,070 960 1,115
English and French 47,450 21,185 26,265   295,640 132,285 163,360
Neither English nor French 3,260 1,505 1,760   123,305 48,775 74,525
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 953,850 469,400 484,445   4,074,385 1,998,390 2,075,995
English 897,130 441,745 455,385   3,341,285 1,648,770 1,692,515
French 3,860 1,755 2,105   15,325 7,325 8,000
Non-official language 46,605 22,930 23,670   639,380 304,615 334,770
English and French 860 385 470   3,615 1,545 2,065
English and non-official language 5,335 2,560 2,775   73,730 35,650 38,085
French and non-official language 50 25 25   465 220 240
English, French and non-official language 10 0 10   580 255 325
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 953,850 469,405 484,445   4,074,385 1,998,385 2,076,000
Non-immigrants 37 901,080 444,205 456,875   2,904,240 1,443,245 1,460,995
Immigrants 38 48,155 22,690 25,465   1,119,215 531,345 587,865
Before 1991 30,615 14,320 16,295   605,680 291,490 314,190
1991 to 2000 9,450 4,385 5,060   335,695 156,855 178,835
2001 to 2006 39 8,095 3,985 4,105   177,840 83,005 94,840
Non-permanent residents 40 4,615 2,505 2,105   50,925 23,795 27,130
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 953,845 469,405 484,445   4,074,380 1,998,385 2,076,000
Canadian citizens 936,850 460,975 475,875   3,761,225 1,853,355 1,907,870
Canadian citizens under age 18 231,130 118,945 112,190   801,105 412,440 388,665
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 705,725 342,035 363,690   2,960,120 1,440,915 1,519,210
Not Canadian citizens 42 16,995 8,430 8,570   313,155 145,030 168,125
Table: Generation status
Generation status Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 766,235 373,390 392,845   3,394,910 1,649,590 1,745,320
1st generation 44 50,235 23,820 26,420   1,121,545 530,595 590,950
2nd generation 45 139,120 65,090 74,030   754,835 366,150 388,685
3rd generation or more 46 576,880 284,480 292,395   1,518,530 752,850 765,685
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 942,205 463,500 478,705   4,034,385 1,978,305 2,056,080
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 807,755 397,685 410,065   3,348,275 1,641,970 1,706,305
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 80,090 39,185 40,905   374,695 183,885 190,810
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 36,505 17,480 19,020   194,090 94,920 99,165
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 13,645 7,020 6,625   55,855 27,880 27,980
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 4,215 2,125 2,090   61,470 29,660 31,810
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 896,610 440,045 456,565   3,871,915 1,895,050 1,976,860
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 572,875 283,655 289,215   2,067,790 1,012,765 1,055,020
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 180,200 86,770 93,430   904,705 443,990 460,715
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 92,485 44,315 48,170   528,500 257,610 270,885
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 38,925 19,210 19,720   164,715 82,665 82,040
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 12,125 6,100 6,025   206,210 98,015 108,200
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 953,850 469,405 484,445   4,074,385 1,998,385 2,076,000
Aboriginal identity population 50 141,890 69,565 72,325   196,070 94,855 101,220
Non-Aboriginal identity population 811,955 399,840 412,120   3,878,310 1,903,530 1,974,780
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 766,235 373,390 392,845   3,394,910 1,649,590 1,745,320
No certificate, diploma or degree 231,730 122,305 109,425   675,345 334,185 341,155
High school certificate or equivalent 52 205,495 101,235 104,260   946,645 437,070 509,575
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 86,310 52,700 33,610   368,355 240,530 127,830
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 111,770 39,765 72,005   565,900 238,185 327,715
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 32,180 11,870 20,315   184,395 76,290 108,105
University certificate, diploma or degree 98,755 45,515 53,235   654,265 323,330 330,930
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 141,690 72,885 68,810   538,010 275,720 262,290
No certificate, diploma or degree 67,545 36,390 31,155   200,900 107,480 93,415
High school certificate or equivalent 55 50,555 26,480 24,075   222,060 114,920 107,140
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 5,790 3,275 2,515   20,750 12,500 8,245
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 9,285 3,545 5,745   43,660 20,030 23,630
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,910 840 1,070   16,285 7,290 9,000
University certificate, diploma or degree 6,600 2,350 4,250   34,355 13,500 20,855
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 112,080 54,335 57,740   497,715 240,980 256,735
No certificate, diploma or degree 17,800 10,110 7,690   46,860 26,615 20,245
High school certificate or equivalent 58 31,785 17,345 14,440   130,165 69,805 60,365
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 12,920 7,740 5,175   46,040 28,350 17,695
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 22,180 8,180 14,000   99,325 41,670 57,655
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 3,950 1,650 2,300   30,820 13,310 17,510
University certificate, diploma or degree 23,440 9,300 14,135   144,505 61,230 83,275
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 373,475 183,805 189,670   1,786,750 868,970 917,780
No certificate, diploma or degree 76,295 43,585 32,715   235,340 121,720 113,620
High school certificate or equivalent 61 97,775 47,620 50,150   461,105 204,265 256,835
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 53,420 32,900 20,520   227,410 148,500 78,905
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 67,445 24,135 43,305   347,685 144,740 202,945
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 19,190 7,280 11,905   108,205 44,140 64,060
University certificate, diploma or degree 59,355 28,280 31,080   407,010 205,605 201,405
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 766,235 373,390 392,845   3,394,905 1,649,585 1,745,320
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 437,225 223,540 213,680   1,621,995 771,255 850,740
Education 42,225 10,675 31,555   135,905 35,125 100,775
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 7,390 3,600 3,790   76,385 34,995 41,390
Humanities 12,795 5,835 6,955   101,875 40,805 61,070
Social and behavioural sciences and law 20,800 7,330 13,465   177,185 67,235 109,950
Business, management and public administration 66,305 18,430 47,875   366,975 136,540 230,435
Physical and life sciences and technologies 7,970 4,345 3,625   63,415 36,015 27,400
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 9,440 5,355 4,085   66,200 40,145 26,055
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 69,145 65,575 3,570   385,325 356,705 28,620
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 13,030 10,305 2,725   45,020 30,265 14,745
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 56,910 8,625 48,280   252,655 48,205 204,450
Personal, protective and transportation services 22,945 9,755 13,185   101,725 52,210 49,515
Other 64 45 0 40   245 70 170
Table: Location of study
Location of study Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 766,230 373,385 392,845   3,394,910 1,649,585 1,745,320
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 437,225 223,540 213,685   1,621,995 771,255 850,735
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 329,010 149,845 179,160   1,772,915 878,335 894,580
Inside Canada 309,460 139,570 169,895   1,365,495 673,085 692,405
Outside Canada 19,545 10,280 9,265   407,420 205,245 202,175
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 766,230 373,390 392,845   3,394,910 1,649,590 1,745,320
In the labour force 67 524,305 277,680 246,620   2,226,380 1,166,660 1,059,725
Employed 68 494,900 261,355 233,545   2,092,770 1,099,535 993,230
Unemployed 69 29,400 16,325 13,075   133,615 67,120 66,490
Not in the labour force 70 241,930 95,710 146,225   1,168,525 482,930 685,600
Participation rate 71 68.4 74.4 62.8   65.6 70.7 60.7
Employment rate 72 64.6 70.0 59.4   61.6 66.7 56.9
Unemployment rate 73 5.6 5.9 5.3   6.0 5.8 6.3
Table: Occupation
Occupation Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 517,475 274,140 243,340   2,193,115 1,151,405 1,041,710
A Management occupations 75 41,595 25,460 16,135   229,945 144,745 85,200
B Business, finance and administration occupations 80,525 19,090 61,440   375,975 103,055 272,915
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 21,765 16,960 4,805   138,955 110,495 28,455
D Health occupations 32,205 5,055 27,155   120,360 26,515 93,850
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 42,840 13,325 29,515   178,040 59,870 118,170
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 10,960 4,400 6,560   76,460 35,540 40,920
G Sales and service occupations 120,600 46,795 73,805   555,880 227,020 328,860
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 83,245 77,815 5,430   339,500 317,075 22,420
I Occupations unique to primary industry 67,660 52,755 14,900   86,460 62,190 24,270
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 16,075 12,485 3,595   91,545 64,895 26,650
Table: Industry
Industry Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 517,475 274,140 243,340   2,193,115 1,151,410 1,041,710
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 84,305 64,265 20,040   107,760 76,650 31,110
Construction 29,940 26,835 3,105   166,100 145,130 20,965
Manufacturing 29,865 22,985 6,885   189,120 139,380 49,740
Wholesale trade 19,100 14,070 5,035   92,020 61,540 30,475
Retail trade 56,730 25,620 31,110   248,950 109,840 139,115
Finance and real estate 25,280 9,245 16,035   134,940 58,085 76,850
Health care and social services 58,405 8,855 49,545   213,085 38,855 174,235
Educational services 40,315 12,200 28,115   152,565 52,355 100,205
Business services 70,545 43,090 27,450   436,665 264,515 172,150
Other services 102,990 46,970 56,025   451,905 205,055 246,855
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 712,200 339,565 372,635   3,101,125 1,475,830 1,625,295
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 703,815 333,850 369,965   3,059,710 1,451,135 1,608,575
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 294,980 129,315 165,670   1,194,955 525,710 669,245
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 156,810 65,310 91,505   593,385 244,550 348,835
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 565,595 295,225 270,370   2,419,215 1,253,025 1,166,185
English 555,430 290,400 265,025   2,308,370 1,197,835 1,110,535
French 1,930 610 1,320   5,525 1,670 3,855
Non-official language 5,945 3,115 2,830   79,415 40,630 38,790
English and French 595 245 340   2,970 1,275 1,695
English and non-official language 1,695 840 850   22,435 11,375 11,060
French and non-official language 10 10 0   125 75 45
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   365 165 200
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 494,900 261,355 233,545   2,092,770 1,099,535 993,235
Worked at home 69,650 42,105 27,545   188,755 89,455 99,300
Worked outside Canada 1,040 685 355   13,955 9,805 4,150
No fixed workplace address 49,025 39,465 9,555   274,055 208,230 65,825
Worked at usual place 375,185 179,095 196,090   1,615,995 792,045 823,955
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 265,680 122,885 142,790   787,185 358,565 428,620
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 75,250 36,775 38,465   746,830 383,710 363,115
Worked in a different census division (county) 24,305 13,335 10,965   72,020 43,435 28,585
Worked in a different province 9,955 6,095 3,860   9,965 6,330 3,635
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Saskatchewan   British Columbia
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 83 424,210 218,565 205,645   1,890,055 1,000,275 889,780
Car, truck, van, as driver 336,325 178,305 158,020   1,353,790 755,115 598,675
Car, truck, van, as passenger 30,760 13,115 17,640   145,840 63,700 82,145
Public transit 9,300 3,590 5,710   195,145 81,655 113,490
Walked or bicycled 40,755 18,975 21,780   167,650 82,510 85,135
All other modes 7,070 4,570 2,500   27,620 17,295 10,330
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 953,845 469,405 484,445   4,074,380 1,998,385 2,075,995
Total visible minority population 85 33,900 17,220 16,675   1,008,855 484,110 524,750
Chinese 9,505 4,925 4,580   407,225 195,325 211,900
South Asian 86 5,130 2,760 2,370   262,290 130,065 132,225
Black 5,090 2,630 2,455   28,315 14,915 13,395
Filipino 3,770 1,685 2,085   88,075 37,070 51,005
Latin American 2,520 1,265 1,255   28,965 13,385 15,575
Southeast Asian 87 2,555 1,280 1,270   40,685 19,780 20,910
Arab 1,710 910 800   8,635 4,670 3,965
West Asian 88 1,020 500 520   29,810 15,445 14,360
Korean 740 325 410   50,490 24,170 26,320
Japanese 645 280 360   35,060 14,950 20,115
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 405 185 220   3,880 1,985 1,900
Multiple visible minority 90 810 465 345   25,420 12,345 13,070
Not a visible minority 91 919,950 452,180 467,765   3,065,525 1,514,275 1,551,250
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 553,655 288,795 264,865   2,392,805 1,235,450 1,157,350
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 23,025 27,950 19,279   25,722 32,375 20,458
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 286,895 166,030 120,860   1,113,365 652,200 461,165
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 35,948 39,991 32,097   42,230 48,070 36,739
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Saskatchewan   British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 728,960 356,325 372,635   3,230,565 1,580,450 1,650,110
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,755 29,589 19,873   24,867 31,598 19,997
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,679 25,944 18,659   22,785 28,251 18,930
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 73.9 77.8 68.5   75.1 78.5 69.8
Government transfers - As a % of total income 12.8 9.1 18.0   10.7 7.9 15.0
Other money - As a % of total income 13.3 13.2 13.5   14.2 13.6 15.2
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 897,575 441,025 456,545   3,978,215 1,949,320 2,028,895
% in low income before tax - All persons 14.4 13.1 15.6   17.3 16.2 18.2
% in low income after tax - All persons 9.9 9.4 10.4   13.1 12.6 13.6
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.1 18.1 18.1   19.6 19.5 19.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 12.5 12.6 12.5   14.9 14.8 14.9

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Saskatchewan (Code47) (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 February 19, 2020).

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