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Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census

Census agglomeration of Temiskaming Shores, Ontario 1

Map of Temiskaming Shores, CA (shaded in green), Ontario

Map of Temiskaming Shores

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Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A: Temiskaming Shores, CA - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Chart A description: Temiskaming Shores, CA - Population, 2011 and 2006 censuses

Prov. rank
40
Nat. rank
129

In 2011, the population of Temiskaming Shores census agglomeration (CA) was 13,566, representing a percentage change of -0.6% from 2006. This compares to the national growth of 5.9% and to the average growth among all CAs of 4.2%.

In Temiskaming Shores, the land area is 581.43 square kilometres with a population density of 23.3 persons per square kilometre. This compares to the national land area of 8,965,121.42 square kilometres with a population density of 3.7 persons per square kilometre. The land area of all CAs is 232,264.62 square kilometres with 18.56 persons per square kilometre.

In total, there were 5,704 private dwellings occupied by usual residents in Temiskaming Shores in 2011. The change in private dwellings occupied by usual residents from 2006 was 0.6%. For Canada as a whole, the number of private dwellings occupied by usual residents increased 7.1%.

Population and dwelling counts

Census subdivisions in the Temiskaming Shores CA

Table 1 Temiskaming Shores CA – Census subdivisions, population change, 2006 to 2011
Census subdivision (CSD) name Type Population
2011 2006 % change
Temiskaming Shores CY 10,400 10,442 A -0.4
Cobalt T 1,133 1,224 A -7.4
Coleman TP 597 540 A E 10.6
Harley TP 539 551 -2.2
Harris TP 523 512 2.1
Casey TP 374 385 -2.9

Census metropolitan areas (CMAs) or census agglomerations (CAs) in Ontario

Table 2 Ontario – Metropolitan areas, population rank and population change, 2006 to 2011
CMA or CA name Type Population Rank
2011 2006 % change Nat. Prov.
Toronto CMA 5,583,064 5,113,149 9.2 1 1
Ottawa - Gatineau CMA 1,236,324 1,133,633 A 9.1 4 ···
Ottawa - Gatineau (partie du Québec / Quebec part)   314,501 286,831 A 9.6 ··· 3
Ottawa - Gatineau (Ontario part / partie de l'Ontario)   921,823 846,802 8.9 ··· 2
Hamilton CMA 721,053 692,911 4.1 9 3
Kitchener - Cambridge - Waterloo CMA 477,160 451,235 5.7 10 4
London CMA 474,786 457,720 3.7 11 5
St. Catharines - Niagara CMA 392,184 390,317 0.5 12 6
Oshawa CMA 356,177 330,594 7.7 14 7
Windsor CMA 319,246 323,342 -1.3 16 8
Barrie CMA 187,013 177,061 5.6 21 9
Greater Sudbury / Grand Sudbury CMA 160,770 158,258 1.6 24 10
Kingston CMA 159,561 152,358 4.7 25 11
Guelph CMA 141,097 133,698 A 5.5 28 12
Brantford CMA 135,501 124,607 8.7 30 13
Thunder Bay CMA 121,596 122,907 -1.1 32 14
Peterborough CMA 118,975 116,570 2.1 33 15
Chatham-Kent CA 104,075 108,589 -4.2 35 16
Belleville CA 92,540 91,518 1.1 40 17
Sarnia CA 89,555 88,793 0.9 44 18
Sault Ste. Marie  CA 79,800 80,098 -0.4 47 19
Kawartha Lakes CA 73,214 74,561 -1.8 49 20
North Bay CA 64,043 63,424 1.0 53 21
Norfolk CA 63,175 62,563 1.0 54 22
Cornwall CA 58,957 58,485 0.8 55 23
Leamington CA 49,765 49,741 0.0 63 24
Timmins CA 43,165 42,997 0.4 69 25
Orillia CA 40,731 40,532 0.5 73 26
Brockville CA 39,024 39,668 -1.6 75 27
Woodstock CA 37,754 35,822 A 5.4 76 28
Midland CA 35,419 35,432 A 0.0 79 29
Owen Sound CA 32,092 32,259 -0.5 85 30
Stratford CA 30,886 30,516 A 1.2 86 31
Centre Wellington CA 26,693 26,049 2.5 95 32
Pembroke CA 24,017 23,195 3.5 102 33
Collingwood CA 19,241 17,290 11.3 106 34
Cobourg CA 18,519 18,210 1.7 109 35
Port Hope CA 16,214 16,390 -1.1 121 36
Petawawa CA 15,988 14,651 9.1 123 37
Kenora CA 15,348 15,177 1.1 125 38
Tillsonburg CA 15,301 14,822 3.2 126 39
Temiskaming Shores CA 13,566 13,654 A -0.6 129 40
Ingersoll CA 12,146 11,760 3.3 142 41
Hawkesbury CA 12,128 12,267 -1.1 143 ···
Hawkesbury (partie du Québec / Quebec part)   1,577 1,398 12.8 ··· 31
Hawkesbury (Ontario part / partie de l'Ontario)   10,551 10,869 -2.9 ··· 43
Elliot Lake CA 11,348 11,549 -1.7 146 42

Age and sex

Temiskaming Shores – Age distribution

Table 3 Temiskaming Shores – Age distributions by broad age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
0 to 14 16.6% 17.4% 15.9%
15 to 64 64.1% 65.1% 63.2%
65 and over 19.3% 17.4% 20.9%

In 2011, the percentage of the population aged 65 and over in Temiskaming Shores was 19.3%, compared with a national percentage of 14.8%. The percentage of the working age population (15 to 64) was 64.1% and the percentage of children aged 0 to 14 was 16.6%. In comparison, the national percentages were 68.5% for the population aged 15 to 64 and 16.7% for the population aged 0 to 14.

Temiskaming Shores – Population by broad age groups and sex

Table 4 Temiskaming Shores – Population by broad age groups and sex, and population change between 2006 and 2011, 2006 to 2011 censuses
Broad age groups by sex Population
2011 2006 change % change
Both sexes
Total 13,565 13,840 -275 -2.0
0 to 14 2,255 2,340 -85 -3.6
15 to 64 8,695 9,080 -385 -4.2
65 and over 2,615 2,420 195 8.1
Males
Total 6,570 6,710 -140 -2.1
0 to 14 1,140 1,210 -70 -5.8
15 to 64 4,280 4,450 -170 -3.8
65 and over 1,145 1,050 95 9.0
Females
Total 6,995 7,130 -135 -1.9
0 to 14 1,115 1,135 -20 -1.8
15 to 64 4,420 4,625 -205 -4.4
65 and over 1,465 1,370 95 6.9

Temiskaming Shores – Population by five-year age groups and sex

Table 5 Temiskaming Shores – Population by five-year age groups and sex, 2011 Census
Age groups Both sexes Males Females
Total - Age groups 13,565 6,570 6,995
0 to 4 years 660 330 330
5 to 9 years 700 355 345
10 to 14 years 895 460 440
15 to 19 years 835 440 395
20 to 24 years 670 335 335
25 to 29 years 680 320 360
30 to 34 years 710 355 355
35 to 39 years 750 355 395
40 to 44 years 820 380 435
45 to 49 years 1,015 500 515
50 to 54 years 1,115 545 575
55 to 59 years 1,025 515 510
60 to 64 years 1,070 530 540
65 to 69 years 735 360 375
70 to 74 years 675 300 375
75 to 79 years 490 240 250
80 to 84 years 375 150 230
85 to 89 years 225 70 160
90 to 94 years 85 20 65
95 to 99 years 15 10 10
100 years and over 0 0 0
Median age 45.3 44.3 46.0

Temiskaming Shores – Median age2 of the population

The median age in Temiskaming Shores was 45.3 years. In comparison, the median age of Ontario was 40.4 years.

Table 6 Canada, Ontario and Temiskaming Shores – Median age, 2006 and 2011 censuses
  Median age
2006 2011
Canada 39.5 40.6
Ontario 39.0 40.4
Temiskaming Shores 43.5 45.3

Families and households

In 2011, the number of census families3 in Temiskaming Shores was 4,005, which represents a change of -2.9% from 2006. This compares to a growth rate for Canada of 5.5% over the same period.


In Temiskaming Shores, 69.3% of census families were married couples in 2011, while 15.9% were common-law-couples and 14.9% were lone-parent families.

Temiskaming Shores – Family structure

Table 7 Canada, Ontario, Temiskaming Shores – Distribution of census families by family structure, 2011 Census
Geographic name Total families Married-couple families Common-law-couple families Lone-parent families % change, census families, 2006 to 2011
number % number % number %
Canada  9,389,695 6,293,950 67.0 1,567,905 16.7 1,527,840 16.3 5.5
Ontario  3,612,205 2,612,890 72.3 394,670 10.9 604,645 16.7 5.5
Temiskaming Shores 4,005 2,775 69.3 635 15.9 595 14.9 -2.9

Temiskaming Shores – Presence of children within couple families

Chart G: Temiskaming Shores - Presence of children within couple families
Married couples Common-law-couples
with children without children with children without children
1,080 (31.7%) 1,695 (49.8%) 300 ( 8.8%) 335 ( 9.8%)

Chart G description: Temiskaming Shores - Presence of children within couple families

Among couples (married and common-law) in the census agglomeration of Temiskaming Shores, 40.4% were couples with children aged 24 and under at home. In comparison, as a whole, 46.9% of couples in Canada had children aged 24 and under at home.

Among couples with children aged 24 and under at home in the census agglomeration of Temiskaming Shores, 82.6% were intact families, that is, in which all children were the biological or adopted children of both parents, while 17.0% were stepfamilies, in which there was at least one child was the biological or adopted child of only one married spouse or common-law partner. For Canada as a whole in 2011, 12.6% of couples with children aged 24 and under were stepfamilies.

Temiskaming Shores – Marital status

In Temiskaming Shores, 61.2% of the total population aged 15 and over were either married (50.0%) or living with a common-law partner (11.2%).

The remaining 38.8% were not married and not living with a common-law partner, including those who were single (never-married), separated, divorced or widowed.

Note: Percentages may not total 100 percent due to random rounding.

Table 8 Canada, Ontario, Temiskaming Shores – Population 15 years and older by marital status, 2011 Census
Marital status Temiskaming Shores Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Population 15 years and over 11,310 100.0 10,671,050 100.0 27,869,345 100.0
Married or living with a common-law partner 6,920 61.2 6,158,605 57.7 16,084,490 57.7
Married (and not separated) 5,650 50.0 5,367,400 50.3 12,941,965 46.4
Living common-law 1,265 11.2 791,210 7.4 3,142,525 11.3
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4,390 38.8 4,512,440 42.3 11,784,855 42.3
Single (never legally married) 2,460 21.8 2,985,020 28.0 7,816,045 28.0
Separated 410 3.6 319,805 3.0 698,245 2.5
Divorced 580 5.1 593,730 5.6 1,686,035 6.0
Widowed 945 8.4 613,880 5.8 1,584,525 5.7

Temiskaming Shores – Types of private households

There were 5,700 private households4 in Temiskaming Shores in 2011, a change of -0.8% from 2006. Of these, 23.9% of households were comprised of couples with children aged 24 and under at home, a change of -14.2% compared with five years earlier.

Table 9 Canada, Ontario, Temiskaming Shores – Distribution of households by household type, 2011 Census
Household type5 Temiskaming Shores Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Private households 5,700 100.0 4,887,505 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Couple-family households with children
aged 24 and under at home6
1,360 23.9 1,402,420 28.7 3,524,915 26.5
Couple-family households without children
aged 24 and under at home7
1,975 34.6 1,408,120 28.8 3,935,540 29.5
Lone-parent family households8 560 9.8 535,825 11.0 1,375,450 10.3
One-person households 1,595 28.0 1,230,980 25.2 3,673,310 27.6
Multiple-family households9 55 1.0 128,660 2.6 268,060 2.0
Other households10 165 2.9 181,500 3.7 543,340 4.1

Temiskaming Shores – Structural type of dwelling

In Temiskaming Shores, 78.9% of private households lived in single-detached houses and 1.5% lived in apartments in buildings that have five or more storeys. The rest lived in other types of dwelling structures.

Table 10 Canada, Ontario, Temiskaming Shores – Distribution of private households by structural type of dwelling, 2011 Census
Structural type of dwelling Temiskaming Shores Ontario Canada
number % number % number %
Total - Structural type of dwelling 5,705 100.0 4,887,510 100.0 13,320,615 100.0
Single-detached house 4,500 78.9 2,718,880 55.6 7,329,150 55.0
Semi-detached house 115 2.0 279,470 5.7 646,240 4.9
Row house 60 1.1 415,230 8.5 791,600 5.9
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 85 1.5 789,975 16.2 1,234,770 9.3
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 675 11.8 498,160 10.2 2,397,555 18.0
Apartment, duplex 190 3.3 160,460 3.3 704,485 5.3
Other single-attached house11 10 0.2 9,535 0.2 33,310 0.3
Movable dwelling12 60 1.1 15,795 0.3 183,510 1.4

Language

Temiskaming Shores – Mother tongue

Chart J: Temiskaming Shores - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Chart J description: Temiskaming Shores - Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home

Note: Counts for mother tongue as well as those for language spoken most often at home include single responses only.

In Temiskaming Shores, 66.4% of the population reported English only as mother tongue, 30.0% reported French only, and 2.0% reported only a non-official language, in 2011. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 68.2% for English only, 3.9% for French only and 25.7% for only non-official languages.

In 2011, 78.2% of the population spoke only English most often at home, 20.0% spoke only French and 0.3% spoke only a non-official language. In comparison, the provincial / territorial percentages were 79.0% for English only, 2.2% for French only and 14.4% for only a non-official language.

Table 11 Temiskaming Shores – Mother tongue and language spoken most often at home, 2011 Census
Selected languages Mother tongue Language spoken most often at home
number % number %
Total 13,320 100.0 13,320 100.0
English 8,850 66.4 10,415 78.2
French 3,995 30.0 2,660 20.0
Non-official language 260 2.0 45 0.3
Multiple responses 215 1.6 205 1.5
Table 12 Temiskaming Shores – Mother-tongue retention, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Mother-tongue retention13
(in percentage)
Total retention; language spoken at home at least on a regular basis Complete retention; language spoken most often at home Partial retention; language spoken at home on a regular basis
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
English 99.6 99.0 0.6
French 83.2 65.5 17.7
Non-official language 45.5 21.8 23.6

Temiskaming Shores – Non-official languages

In Temiskaming Shores, the three most common mother tongues were German (0.5%), Italian (0.2%) and Dutch (0.2%), in 2011. In comparison, the most common mother tongues at the provincial / territorial level were Italian (2.1%), Chinese, n.o.s. (1.6%) and Cantonese (1.5%).

Table 13 Temiskaming Shores – The most common non-official-language mother tongues, 2011 Census
Mother tongue Number Percentage of non-official language mother-tongue population Percentage of total population
Note: Counts for mother tongue and home language include single response of a language as well as multiple responses of a language with English and/or French.
German 70 25.9 0.5
Italian 20 7.4 0.2
Dutch 20 7.4 0.2
Polish 20 7.4 0.2
Finnish 15 5.6 0.1
Chinese, n.o.s. 15 5.6 0.1

Temiskaming Shores – Bilingualism

Table 14 Temiskaming Shores – Rate of English-French bilingualism by mother tongue and age groups, 2011 Census
Age groups Mother tongue
Total English French Non-official language
Note: Counts for mother tongue include single responses only. Consequently, the total excludes multiple responses.
Total 39.1 17.1 89.4 15.4
0 to 19 40.6 26.4 83.4 20.0
20 to 44 40.5 19.0 97.0 20.0
45 to 64 39.0 12.1 93.1 11.1
65 and over 35.1 8.1 81.6 21.1
Table 15 Temiskaming Shores – Knowledge of official languages, 2011 Census
Knowledge of official languages Number Percentage
Total 13,320 100.0
English only 7,665 57.5
French only 340 2.6
English and French 5,310 39.9
Neither English nor French 10 0.1

Symbols:

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not applicable
excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements. For further information, refer to Notes.
incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement. For further information, refer to Notes.
A
adjusted figure due to boundary change. For further information, refer to Content considerations.
E
use with caution. For further information, refer to Cautionary note.


Source:

Statistics Canada. 2012. Focus on Geography Series, 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-310-XWE2011004. Ottawa, Ontario. Analytical products, 2011 Census. Last updated October 24, 2012.
 

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