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Characteristic Newfoundland and Labrador

(Province)
Saskatchewan Data quality note(s)

(Province)
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 514,536 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,033,381  ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 505,469 ...Data not available ...Data not available 968,157  ...Data not available ...Data not available
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 1.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 250,275 ...Data not available ...Data not available 460,512 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 208,842 ...Data not available ...Data not available 409,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population density per square kilometre 1.4 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Land area (square km) 370,510.76 ...Data not available ...Data not available 588,239.21 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 514,535 250,570 263,970 1,033,380 511,555 521,825
0 to 4 years 24,495 12,620 11,875 68,760 35,070 33,690
5 to 9 years 25,105 12,845 12,260 63,350 32,480 30,865
10 to 14 years 27,035 13,795 13,235 65,750 33,465 32,285
15 to 19 years 29,590 15,175 14,410 71,760 36,870 34,885
15 years 5,780 2,940 2,845 13,910 7,140 6,765
16 years 5,845 3,020 2,825 14,465 7,390 7,075
17 years 5,905 3,075 2,830 14,405 7,425 6,985
18 years 6,000 3,060 2,940 14,540 7,505 7,040
19 years 6,060 3,085 2,980 14,430 7,420 7,015
20 to 24 years 30,050 15,075 14,975 72,610 37,135 35,470
25 to 29 years 28,305 13,605 14,705 70,395 35,510 34,885
30 to 34 years 29,275 13,840 15,435 65,340 32,750 32,590
35 to 39 years 33,375 15,895 17,480 61,150 30,265 30,880
40 to 44 years 38,015 18,385 19,630 61,475 30,550 30,920
45 to 49 years 42,225 20,545 21,680 74,630 36,820 37,810
50 to 54 years 43,185 21,075 22,110 77,480 38,855 38,625
55 to 59 years 42,645 20,950 21,695 70,050 35,185 34,865
60 to 64 years 39,135 19,235 19,895 56,945 28,305 28,645
65 to 69 years 28,740 14,100 14,645 41,500 20,445 21,055
70 to 74 years 20,115 9,775 10,340 33,820 16,050 17,770
75 to 79 years 14,620 6,750 7,875 28,950 13,200 15,750
80 to 84 years 10,075 4,110 5,965 23,955 10,165 13,795
85 years and over 8,560 2,800 5,755 25,475 8,435 17,035
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 44.0 43.4 44.5 38.2 37.0 39.2
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.1 84.3 85.8 80.9 80.3 81.4
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 437,910 211,305 226,600 835,525 410,545 424,980
Married or living with a common-law partner 273,040 136,440 136,600 487,980 244,485 243,495
Married (and not separated) 231,745 115,840 115,905 416,355 208,700 207,655
Living common law 41,295 20,605 20,690 71,630 35,785 35,845
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 164,865 74,865 90,000 347,535 166,055 181,480
Single (never legally married) 107,375 56,945 50,425 232,160 128,325 103,835
Separated 8,705 3,755 4,950 18,210 8,220 9,990
Divorced 19,855 8,545 11,315 43,665 19,500 24,170
Widowed 28,935 5,620 23,315 53,500 10,015 43,490
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 159,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available 285,370 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 2 persons 86,350 ...Data not available ...Data not available 148,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 3 persons 38,165 ...Data not available ...Data not available 55,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 4 persons 27,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available 51,115 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 7,060 ...Data not available ...Data not available 30,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 159,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available 285,375 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 134,965 ...Data not available ...Data not available 238,550 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Married couples 114,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available 202,765 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 59,155 ...Data not available ...Data not available 102,740 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 55,185 ...Data not available ...Data not available 100,030 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 26,450 ...Data not available ...Data not available 35,570 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 23,065 ...Data not available ...Data not available 41,100 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 5,665 ...Data not available ...Data not available 23,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Common-law couples 20,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available 35,780 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 11,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,585 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 9,290 ...Data not available ...Data not available 16,200 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 5,090 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,070 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 3,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,180 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 1,050 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,945 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 24,420 ...Data not available ...Data not available 46,825 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Female parent 19,725 ...Data not available ...Data not available 36,215 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 12,530 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,685 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 5,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,105 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 1,680 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,430 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Male parent 4,700 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 3,330 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,795 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 1,110 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,615 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 255 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,195 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total children in census families in private households 140,940 ...Data not available ...Data not available 308,835 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Under six years of age 29,120 ...Data not available ...Data not available 79,470 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 to 14 years 46,815 ...Data not available ...Data not available 112,695 ...Data not available ...Data not available
15 to 17 years 17,015 ...Data not available ...Data not available 39,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available
18 to 24 years 28,545 ...Data not available ...Data not available 54,525 ...Data not available ...Data not available
25 years and over 19,455 ...Data not available ...Data not available 22,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of children at home per census family 0.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 507,270 247,725 259,545 1,009,040 500,680 508,360
Number of persons not in census families 71,975 32,130 39,845 176,280 87,630 88,650
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 10,735 4,405 6,330 23,550 12,035 11,510
Living with non-relatives only 14,910 8,225 6,685 38,345 22,810 15,535
Living alone 46,325 19,500 26,830 114,385 52,780 61,605
Number of census family persons 435,295 215,595 219,700 832,755 413,050 419,710
Average number of persons per census family 2.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 76,630 35,830 40,800 141,370 64,460 76,910
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 22,785 6,435 16,345 50,190 14,780 35,415
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 4,100 1,065 3,030 3,395 1,115 2,285
Living with non-relatives only 1,150 580 570 1,930 970 960
Living alone 17,540 4,795 12,745 44,870 12,700 32,170
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 53,845 29,395 24,450 91,180 49,685 41,495
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 208,840 ...Data not available ...Data not available 409,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Census-family households 155,525 ...Data not available ...Data not available 277,880 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 143,520 ...Data not available ...Data not available 255,670 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 124,425 ...Data not available ...Data not available 221,710 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 64,765 ...Data not available ...Data not available 114,595 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 59,655 ...Data not available ...Data not available 107,120 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 19,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available 33,960 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 12,000 ...Data not available ...Data not available 22,205 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family households with persons not in a census family 8,220 ...Data not available ...Data not available 15,220 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 5,570 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9,145 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 2,670 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,970 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 2,900 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,175 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 2,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,075 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-family households 3,785 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,990 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Non-census-family households 53,320 ...Data not available ...Data not available 131,765 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-person households 46,325 ...Data not available ...Data not available 114,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-person households 6,995 ...Data not available ...Data not available 17,380 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 208,845 ...Data not available ...Data not available 409,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Single-detached house 155,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 303,250 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 710 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,830 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 1,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 51,480 ...Data not available ...Data not available 86,755 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Semi-detached house 8,330 ...Data not available ...Data not available 11,945 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Row house 10,050 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,370 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, duplex 21,305 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,090 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 11,370 ...Data not available ...Data not available 52,655 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other single-attached house 415 ...Data not available ...Data not available 700 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 208,840 ...Data not available ...Data not available 409,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 person 46,325 ...Data not available ...Data not available 114,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 persons 82,260 ...Data not available ...Data not available 146,850 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 persons 39,400 ...Data not available ...Data not available 57,410 ...Data not available ...Data not available
4 persons 29,880 ...Data not available ...Data not available 53,070 ...Data not available ...Data not available
5 persons 8,200 ...Data not available ...Data not available 23,455 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 or more persons 2,765 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,470 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Number of persons in private households 507,270 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,009,040 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of persons in private households 2.4 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.5 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 509,950 248,825 261,130 1,018,310 505,085 513,230
  Single responses  508,830 248,285 260,550 1,005,810 499,115 506,695
    English  497,565 242,450 255,110 860,500 428,115 432,385
    French  2,480 1,250 1,235 16,280 7,760 8,525
    Non-official languages  8,790 4,585 4,205 129,035 63,245 65,785
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 2,690 1,320 1,370 30,895 15,105 15,790
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  10 0 10 21,950 10,765 11,190
        Dene  0 0 0 7,955 3,900 4,055
        Innu/Montagnais  2,035 990 1,045 0 0 0
        Inuktitut  635 325 315 20 0 15
        Mi'kmaq  5 0 5 5 5 5
        Ojibway  0 0 0 950 430 520
        Oji-Cree  5 5 0 5 5 0
        Stoney  0 0 0 5 5 5
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 5,855 3,135 2,720 96,540 47,370 49,165
        African languages, n.i.e 60 35 25 420 235 185
        Afrikaans  75 40 30 740 375 360
        Akan (Twi)  5 5 0 105 60 45
        Albanian  100 55 45 175 90 90
        Amharic  10 5 10 215 110 110
        Arabic  590 350 240 2,045 1,150 900
        Armenian  5 0 5 10 5 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 30 15 10 180 100 80
        Bengali  200 120 85 1,310 725 580
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 0 5 0
        Bisayan languages  15 5 10 620 245 375
        Bosnian  15 10 5 235 115 125
        Bulgarian  60 30 25 45 25 25
        Burmese  5 0 0 160 100 60
        Cantonese  155 85 70 1,725 835 890
        Chinese, n.o.s.  870 455 420 5,375 2,685 2,690
        Creoles  10 10 10 80 50 35
        Croatian  30 15 10 315 155 165
        Czech  25 10 10 270 130 145
        Danish  40 20 15 310 175 135
        Dutch  95 50 45 1,550 750 805
        Estonian  15 10 5 15 5 15
        Finnish  15 5 15 205 85 120
        Flemish  0 0 0 75 30 45
        Fukien  0 0 0 15 10 5
        German  365 190 175 25,415 12,200 13,215
        Greek  50 30 20 835 435 395
        Gujarati  45 25 15 700 430 265
        Hakka  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Hebrew  10 5 5 50 25 25
        Hindi  90 55 40 840 505 330
        Hungarian  45 20 25 1,665 845 815
        Ilocano  10 0 5 345 150 200
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 15 10 5 155 90 70
        Italian  75 35 35 730 385 345
        Japanese  35 20 20 275 95 185
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0 120 60 65
        Korean  65 35 35 1,230 595 630
        Kurdish  15 10 5 100 60 40
        Lao  0 0 5 325 170 160
        Latvian  10 5 5 60 30 30
        Lingala  5 0 5 15 10 5
        Lithuanian  5 0 0 20 10 10
        Macedonian  5 0 5 25 15 15
        Malay  30 10 20 80 25 50
        Malayalam  65 35 30 200 105 95
        Maltese  5 0 0 5 5 5
        Mandarin  170 85 90 1,425 710 715
        Marathi  35 25 15 70 35 35
        Nepali  55 25 25 325 170 160
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 40 20 15 295 150 145
        Norwegian  55 45 5 540 240 300
        Oromo  15 5 10 160 95 70
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  115 65 50 2,105 1,225 885
        Pashto  10 5 10 275 155 120
        Persian (Farsi)  125 75 50 1,010 550 465
        Polish  100 55 40 1,910 885 1,025
        Portuguese  95 60 30 475 215 260
        Romanian  40 15 25 855 415 440
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 55 30 25
        Russian  205 110 90 2,355 1,125 1,225
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 0 5 35 25 15
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 5 0 5 480 245 235
        Serbian  25 10 15 435 215 220
        Serbo-Croatian  10 5 10 135 70 65
        Shanghainese  0 0 0 15 10 5
        Sign languages, n.i.e 85 45 40 120 70 45
        Sindhi  10 5 5 60 35 30
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  45 20 25 175 90 85
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 15 10 5 595 300 300
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 330 170 165
        Slovak  10 5 5 140 80 60
        Slovenian  5 0 5 80 45 35
        Somali  5 5 0 435 205 230
        Spanish  420 205 220 3,230 1,645 1,585
        Swahili  25 15 15 230 125 105
        Swedish  15 10 5 245 100 145
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  260 105 155 9,260 4,365 4,900
        Taiwanese  25 10 15 45 15 25
        Tamil  85 50 35 275 170 110
        Telugu  45 25 20 160 95 65
        Thai  25 15 15 120 50 70
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0 10 10 5
        Tigrigna  10 5 10 350 165 185
        Turkish  35 20 15 180 95 85
        Ukrainian  30 15 20 13,150 5,915 7,230
        Urdu  200 100 95 3,215 1,715 1,500
        Vietnamese  30 15 15 1,745 860 890
        Yiddish  5 0 0 15 10 5
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 245 130 110 1,600 770 830
  Multiple responses          1,120 540 580 12,500 5,970 6,530
    English and French  465 215 255 1,730 805 920
    English and non-official language  585 295 285 9,850 4,720 5,125
    French and non-official language  45 20 20 750 360 390
    English, French and non-official language 25 10 10 175 75 95
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 509,950 248,820 261,125 1,018,315 505,085 513,230
  English only 485,745 239,010 246,735 965,920 481,535 484,390
  French only 135 65 65 430 195 235
  English and French 23,455 9,445 14,005 46,570 20,855 25,715
  Neither English nor French 630 305 320 5,395 2,505 2,885
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 509,950 248,825 261,125 1,018,310 505,085 513,225
  English 507,200 247,430 259,770 998,300 495,535 502,765
  French 1,990 1,025 965 13,710 6,595 7,115
  English and French 205 105 105 1,160 595 570
  Neither English nor French 550 265 290 5,145 2,360 2,780
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 2,100 1,080 1,020 14,290 6,890 7,400
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 0.4 0.4 0.4 1.4 1.4 1.4
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 509,950 248,825 261,130 1,018,310 505,085 513,225
  Single responses 508,620 248,165 260,450 1,001,705 497,005 504,700
    English 502,475 245,050 257,425 938,170 465,005 473,170
    French 1,140 550 590 4,295 1,990 2,305
    Non-official languages 5,000 2,570 2,435 59,240 30,005 29,230
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 2,040 1,010 1,030 17,360 8,785 8,565
        Atikamekw   0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 10,970 5,605 5,365
        Dene 0 0 0 6,205 3,105 3,095
        Innu/Montagnais 1,875 930 955 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 160 80 75 10 5 5
        Mi'kmaq 5 0 5 5 5 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0 175 70 100
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,855 1,505 1,350 41,330 20,945 20,390
        African languages, n.i.e. 25 15 10 180 100 80
        Afrikaans 40 15 20 470 240 235
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 30 15 15
        Albanian 75 45 30 130 60 65
        Amharic 10 5 5 110 50 60
        Arabic 365 205 160 1,380 735 640
        Armenian 0 0 0 5 5 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 35 20 15
        Bengali 100 55 45 1,000 535 465
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages 5 5 5 275 125 145
        Bosnian 5 5 5 120 60 55
        Bulgarian 15 10 10 15 10 10
        Burmese 0 0 0 125 70 55
        Cantonese 100 60 45 1,065 505 560
        Chinese, n.o.s. 580 315 270 3,690 1,830 1,860
        Creoles 10 5 5 30 20 10
        Croatian 15 10 5 80 35 40
        Czech 5 0 0 30 15 15
        Danish 10 5 5 20 10 5
        Dutch 5 0 5 150 80 70
        Estonian 10 5 5 5 0 5
        Finnish 0 0 0 25 15 10
        Flemish 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Fukien 0 0 0 10 10 5
        German 45 20 25 7,925 3,880 4,040
        Greek 5 5 5 290 140 155
        Gujarati 15 5 10 385 230 155
        Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hebrew 5 5 0 30 15 15
        Hindi 25 15 10 470 265 205
        Hungarian 10 5 5 205 105 105
        Ilocano 5 0 5 110 55 60
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 5 5 5 85 50 40
        Italian 0 0 0 145 70 75
        Japanese 10 5 5 110 40 70
        Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 50 20 25
        Korean 40 25 15 955 475 480
        Kurdish 0 0 0 40 25 15
        Lao 0 0 0 155 85 70
        Latvian 5 0 0 35 20 15
        Lingala 5 0 0 15 10 5
        Lithuanian 0 0 0 0 5 0
        Macedonian 0 5 0 15 5 10
        Malay 10 5 5 15 5 10
        Malayalam 20 15 10 105 50 55
        Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Mandarin 125 65 60 1,100 575 525
        Marathi 10 5 0 30 15 15
        Nepali 55 30 30 250 130 120
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 60 30 35
        Norwegian 10 5 10 10 5 10
        Oromo 10 5 5 100 55 45
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 55 30 25 1,305 745 560
        Pashto 5 0 5 150 80 65
        Persian (Farsi) 65 30 35 655 340 315
        Polish 40 20 20 325 155 175
        Portuguese 15 5 5 150 70 80
        Romanian 15 0 10 310 145 165
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 25 15 10
        Russian 120 65 55 1,290 660 630
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 5 0 10 5 5
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 375 190 190
        Serbian 10 0 0 300 145 155
        Serbo-Croatian 10 5 5 60 30 30
        Shanghainese 0 0 0 5 5 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 150 80 65 190 95 90
        Sindhi 10 5 0 40 25 20
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 15 5 10 95 45 45
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 535 280 255
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 235 125 110
        Slovak 10 5 0 20 15 10
        Slovenian 0 0 0 10 5 5
        Somali 0 0 0 315 140 180
        Spanish 215 105 105 1,590 845 745
        Swahili 25 10 15 125 65 55
        Swedish 5 5 0 15 10 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 90 45 50 5,645 2,810 2,840
        Taiwanese 10 0 5 15 10 10
        Tamil 35 15 15 115 70 45
        Telugu 35 10 15 90 55 35
        Thai 10 5 5 50 25 25
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 5 0 5 190 85 100
        Turkish 15 5 10 125 65 60
        Ukrainian 0 0 5 1,635 800 835
        Urdu 95 50 45 2,405 1,275 1,130
        Vietnamese 15 10 5 1,270 640 635
        Yiddish 0 0 0 0 5 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 110 55 55 550 275 275
  Multiple responses         1,330 655 675 16,610 8,085 8,525
    English and French 240 100 145 855 400 460
    English and non-official language 1,035 530 500 15,360 7,500 7,860
    French and non-official language 10 0 10 205 110 95
    English, French and non-official language 40 20 20 185 75 110
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 509,950 248,825 261,125 1,018,310 505,085 513,225
  None 501,995 245,045 256,950 939,390 466,505 472,885
  Single responses  7,785 3,695 4,085 77,380 37,800 39,580
    English  2,045 1,040 1,000 29,695 15,050 14,645
    French  2,720 1,140 1,580 8,320 3,635 4,685
    Non-official languages  3,020 1,510 1,510 39,370 19,120 20,255
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 435 205 230 12,375 5,935 6,440
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 5 0 10,020 4,810 5,210
        Dene  0 0 0 1,875 895 975
        Innu/Montagnais  135 55 80 0 0 0
        Inuktitut  285 140 145 15 5 10
        Mi'kmaq  5 5 0 0 0 0
        Ojibway  5 5 0 455 225 230
        Oji-Cree  5 0 5 5 5 5
        Stoney  0 0 0 5 0 5
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,375 1,205 1,170 26,080 12,750 13,325
        African languages, n.i.e 20 10 5 145 85 70
        Afrikaans  35 20 15 270 140 125
        Akan (Twi)  5 5 5 50 25 25
        Albanian  15 5 5 30 15 15
        Amharic  15 5 10 55 40 20
        Arabic  210 120 95 750 430 320
        Armenian  5 5 0 0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 10 5 0 130 70 60
        Bengali  50 35 20 200 115 80
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  5 0 0 150 55 95
        Bosnian  0 0 0 80 35 50
        Bulgarian  25 15 15 20 10 10
        Burmese  0 0 0 45 30 15
        Cantonese  35 20 15 545 290 255
        Chinese, n.o.s.  180 95 85 1,115 570 545
        Creoles  15 5 10 75 35 40
        Croatian  15 10 5 100 50 50
        Czech  10 5 5 55 25 30
        Danish  25 15 15 80 45 35
        Dutch  45 20 25 445 215 225
        Estonian  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Finnish  10 0 5 65 25 35
        Flemish  5 5 0 10 5 5
        Fukien  0 0 0 0 0 0
        German  175 90 80 4,650 2,275 2,375
        Greek  30 25 10 510 265 250
        Gujarati  15 10 10 170 110 60
        Hakka  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 0 5 70 35 35
        Hindi  85 45 35 540 325 215
        Hungarian  10 5 5 395 200 200
        Ilocano  0 0 0 85 25 60
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 5 0 5 50 30 20
        Italian  40 25 20 265 145 120
        Japanese  35 10 20 200 95 100
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0 50 25 30
        Korean  35 15 20 210 105 110
        Kurdish  5 0 5 45 20 20
        Lao  0 0 0 85 50 35
        Latvian  0 0 0 10 5 5
        Lingala  10 5 5 30 15 20
        Lithuanian  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Macedonian  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Malay  15 5 10 50 25 20
        Malayalam  30 15 10 55 35 25
        Maltese  0 0 5 0 5 0
        Mandarin  50 25 30 320 145 170
        Marathi  10 5 5 25 15 15
        Nepali  0 0 0 30 15 15
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 45 15 30 310 155 155
        Norwegian  50 30 15 95 35 60
        Oromo  5 5 0 20 10 10
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  30 15 15 625 370 255
        Pashto  0 0 0 60 35 20
        Persian (Farsi)  25 20 10 240 140 105
        Polish  30 15 15 465 205 265
        Portuguese  40 25 20 215 95 115
        Romanian  10 5 10 200 100 95
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 30 15 15
        Russian  80 45 30 665 315 350
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 5 20 15 5
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 115 60 55
        Serbian  10 5 5 105 50 50
        Serbo-Croatian  5 0 0 40 20 15
        Shanghainese  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 85 35 45 190 95 95
        Sindhi  10 5 5 10 5 10
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  20 10 10 60 30 30
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 45 20 20
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 35 20 15
        Slovak  5 0 5 30 20 10
        Slovenian  5 0 5 15 5 5
        Somali  0 0 0 70 40 25
        Spanish  290 140 155 1,865 915 955
        Swahili  10 5 5 120 65 55
        Swedish  15 5 5 65 30 35
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  105 30 75 2,325 1,020 1,305
        Taiwanese  10 5 5 20 5 15
        Tamil  35 15 15 115 65 45
        Telugu  10 5 5 70 45 25
        Thai  15 5 5 60 25 40
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Tigrigna  10 0 5 105 45 60
        Turkish  15 5 5 50 25 20
        Ukrainian  10 10 10 4,225 1,805 2,420
        Urdu  100 50 45 700 370 335
        Vietnamese  15 10 5 395 195 205
        Yiddish  0 0 0 5 5 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 210 95 105 915 430 485
  Multiple responses          170 85 90 1,540 775 765
    English and French  25 10 15 115 60 55
    English and non-official language  40 25 20 495 265 235
    French and non-official language  110 50 55 920 445 475
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0 10 5 5

Symbols

A adjusted figure due to boundary change

Users wishing to compare 2011 Census data with those of other censuses should then take into account that the boundaries of geographic areas may change from one census to another. In order to facilitate comparison, the 2006 Census counts are adjusted as needed to take into account boundary changes between the 2006 and 2011 censuses. The 2006 counts that were adjusted are identified by the letter 'A.' The letter 'A' may also refer to corrections to the 2006 counts; however, most of these are the result of boundary changes. This symbol is also used to identify areas that have been created since 2006, such as newly incorporated municipalities (census subdivisions) and new designated places (DPLs).

E use with caution

After the release of the 2006 or 2011 Census population and dwelling counts, errors are occasionally uncovered in the data. It is not possible to make changes to the 2006 or 2011 Census data presented in these tables.

Refer to the 2006 population and dwelling count amendments or the 2011 population and dwelling count amendments for further information.

X area and data suppression

In addition to random rounding, area and data suppression has been adopted to further protect the confidentiality of individual respondents' personal information.

Area and data suppression results in the deletion of all information for geographic areas with populations below a specified size. For example, areas with a population of less than 40 persons are suppressed. If the community searched has a population of less than 40 persons, only the total population counts will be available.

Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

 excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements

Excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements (For further information, see the 'Notes.')

¶ incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement (For further information, see the 'Notes.')

Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

.. not available for a specific reference period

Data quality index: Data quality index showing a global non response rate higher than or equal to 25% (suppressed). Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

Incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement: There were 13 Indian reserves and Indian settlements where enumeration was not possible as a result of forest fires in Northern Ontario at the time of census collection. Collection for these communities was done at a later time. While the data are not included in the 2011 Census tabulations, it is expected that separate special tables showing data for these communities will be made available at a later date, subject to data quality evaluation. Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

... not applicable

A possible reason for the use of the three dots (...) symbol is:

  • A value that cannot be calculated such as a percentage change where the denominator is zero.

Footnotes

Footnote 1

2011 and 2006 population

Statistics Canada is committed to protect the privacy of all Canadians and the confidentiality of the data they provide to us. As part of this commitment, some population counts of geographic areas are adjusted in order to ensure confidentiality.

Counts of the total population are rounded to a base of 5 for any dissemination block having a population of less than 15. Population counts for all standard geographic areas above the dissemination block level are derived by summing the adjusted dissemination block counts. The adjustment of dissemination block counts is controlled to ensure that the population counts for dissemination areas will always be within 5 of the actual values. The adjustment has no impact on the population counts of census divisions and large census subdivisions.

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Footnote 2

Total private dwellings

A separate set of living quarters designed for or converted for human habitation in which a person or group of persons reside or could reside. In addition, a private dwelling must have a source of heat or power and must be an enclosed space that provides shelter from the elements, as evidenced by complete and enclosed walls and roof, and by doors and windows that provide protection from wind, rain and snow.

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Footnote 3

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents

A separate set of living quarters which has a private entrance either directly from outside or from a common hall, lobby, vestibule or stairway leading to the outside, and in which a person or a group of persons live permanently.

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Footnote 4

Age

Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Refer to the Census Dictionary for more information.

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Footnote 5

Median age

The median age is an age 'x', such that exactly one half of the population is older than 'x' and the other half is younger than 'x'.

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Footnote 6

Total population 15 years and over by marital status

Refers to the marital status of the person, taking into account his/her common-law status. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Marital status.

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Footnote 7

Total number of census families in private households

Census family - Refers to a married couple (with or without children), a common-law couple (with or without children) or a lone parent family. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Census family.

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Footnote 8

Total number of census families in private households

Census family structure - Refers to the classification of census families into married couples (with or without children of either and/or both spouses), common-law couples (with or without children of either and/or both partners), and lone-parent families by sex of parent. A couple may be of opposite or same sex. A couple with children may be further classified as either an intact family or stepfamily, and stepfamilies may, in turn, be classified as simple or complex. Children in a census family include grandchildren living with their grandparent(s) but with no parents present.

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Footnote 9

Living with relatives

Non-relatives may be present.

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Footnote 10

Total number of private households by household type

Refers to the basic division of private households into family and non-family households. Family household refers to a household that contains at least one census family, that is, a married couple with or without children, or a couple living common-law with or without children, or a lone parent living with one or more children (lone-parent family). One-family household refers to a single census family (with or without other persons) that occupies a private dwelling. Multiple-family household refers to a household in which two or more census families (with or without additional persons) occupy the same private dwelling. Family households may also be divided based on the presence of persons not in a census family.

Non-family household refers to either one person living alone in a private dwelling or to a group of two or more people who share a private dwelling, but who do not constitute a census family.

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Footnote 11

One-family-only households

Refers to households that consist solely of one census family without additional persons.

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Footnote 12

Couple-family households

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 13

Other family households

Refers to one-census family households with additional persons and to multiple-census family households, with or without additional persons.

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Footnote 14

Couple-family households

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

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Footnote 15

Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling

Structural type of dwelling - Characteristics that define a dwelling's structure, for example, the characteristics of a single-detached house, a semi-detached house, a row house, or an apartment or flat in a duplex. Refers to the structural characteristics and/or dwelling configuration, that is, whether the dwelling is a single-detached house, an apartment in a high-rise building, a row house, a mobile home, etc.

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Footnote 16

Movable dwelling

Includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.

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Footnote 17

Other dwelling

The category 'Other dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

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Footnote 18

Total number of private households by household size

Household, private - Person or group of persons occupying the same dwelling. Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy a private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada.

Household size - Number of persons occupying a private dwelling. Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

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Footnote 19

Total population excluding institutional residents

The population excluding institutional residents includes Canadian citizens (by birth or by naturalization) and landed immigrants (permanent residents) excluding those who live in institutions (institutional collective dwellings). Canadian citizens and landed immigrants either: (1) have a usual place of residence in Canada; (2) are abroad either on a military base or attached to a diplomatic mission; or (3) are at sea or in port aboard merchant vessels under Canadian registry or Canadian government vessels. Since 1991, the target population also includes persons with a usual place of residence in Canada who are claiming refugee status, who hold study permits, or who hold work permits, as well as family members living with them; for census purposes, this group is referred to as non-permanent residents. The population universe does not include foreign residents.

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Footnote 20

Selected Aboriginal languages

The languages shown were selected based on the Aboriginal mother tongues most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 21

Selected non-Aboriginal languages

The languages shown were selected based on the non-Aboriginal mother tongues (other than English or French) most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

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Footnote 22

Other languages

This is a subtotal of all languages collected by the census that are not displayed separately here. For a full list of languages collected in the census, please refer to Appendix D in the 2011 Census Dictionary.

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Footnote 23

Official language minority

English is the first official language spoken by Quebec's official language minority, which consists of all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. French is the first official language spoken by the official language minority in the country overall and in every province and territory outside Quebec, which consists of all individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

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Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2012. Newfoundland and Labrador (Code 10) and Saskatchewan (Code 47) (table). Census Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed July 18, 2019).

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Footnotes

Footnote 1

Some of the data sets are large and require special consideration during processing in order to successfully make use of them. For example, some data files may exceed the row limitations for various spreadsheet software.

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Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census Profile


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Footnotes

Footnote 1

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Map

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Map: Newfoundland and Labrador

Map: Saskatchewan

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy: Newfoundland and Labrador (Province)

  • Canada
    • Newfoundland and Labrador (Province)

Geographic hierarchy: Saskatchewan (Province)

  • Canada
    • Saskatchewan (Province)

Note

Note: For more information regarding geographic hierarchies, refer to the Illustrated Glossary: Hierarchy of standard geographic units tutorial.

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