Aboriginal Population Profile, 2016 Census
Halifax, Regional municipality [Census subdivision], Nova Scotia

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Characteristic Halifax, RGM
Nova Scotia
[Census subdivision]
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Total - Sex, Total - Age groups
Total - Population in private households by Aboriginal identityFootnote 1 Aboriginal identityFootnote 2 Single Aboriginal responsesFootnote 3 First Nations (North American Indian)Footnote 4 Métis Inuk (Inuit) Multiple Aboriginal responsesFootnote 5 Aboriginal responses not included elsewhereFootnote 6 Non-Aboriginal identity
Average age and median age
Total - Average age and median age for the population in private households - 25% sample data 397,390 15,735 15,190 7,885 6,905 405 280 260 381,660
Average age 40.5 33.7 33.5 32.6 34.5 33.9 35.1 43.1 40.7
Median age 40.7 32.1 31.8 30.7 33.0 31.1 33.1 46.7 41.0
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 7 336,985 12,230 11,780 6,015 5,445 320 220 235 324,755
Married or living common law 191,495 6,155 5,915 2,950 2,810 160 110 130 185,340
Married 152,995 4,245 4,060 1,975 1,980 100 85 105 148,755
Living common law 38,495 1,905 1,855 975 825 60 20 30 36,585
Not married and not living common law 145,495 6,075 5,870 3,070 2,640 160 110 100 139,415
Never married 100,305 4,550 4,400 2,285 2,010 110 85 65 95,755
Separated 9,650 495 475 275 190 0 15 0 9,150
Divorced 20,165 690 670 330 305 35 0 10 19,475
Widowed 15,375 345 325 180 135 10 0 20 15,030
Family characteristics
Total - Family characteristics for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 8 397,395 15,735 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 275 265 381,660
Married spouses and common-law partners 189,480 6,115 5,870 2,930 2,785 160 110 130 183,365
Married spouses 150,980 4,205 4,015 1,960 1,965 95 85 105 146,775
Common-law partners 38,495 1,910 1,855 975 825 55 20 25 36,590
Lone parents (in lone-parent census families) 18,805 960 940 505 410 20 15 10 17,850
Children in census families (as in sons, daughters or grandchildren) 105,050 5,645 5,475 2,905 2,445 130 100 70 99,405
Living with two biological or adoptive parentsCensus data footnote 9 68,630 3,150 3,055 1,575 1,440 40 55 45 65,480
In an intact familyCensus data footnote 10 66,625 3,030 2,935 1,515 1,385 30 55 45 63,600
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 11 2,000 125 125 60 55 10 0 0 1,875
Living with one biological or adoptive parent and one step-parent 8,095 505 490 245 230 20 0 15 7,590
In a simple stepfamilyCensus data footnote 12 4,955 290 280 155 120 0 0 0 4,670
In a complex stepfamilyCensus data footnote 13 3,135 215 210 90 100 10 0 10 2,920
Living with one parent in a lone-parent census familyCensus data footnote 14 27,325 1,935 1,880 1,045 765 70 40 15 25,390
With a male lone parent 5,020 365 355 165 165 20 10 0 4,650
With a female lone parent 22,305 1,565 1,530 875 600 50 25 10 20,740
Living with grandparents without parents present 1,005 55 50 35 20 0 10 0 950
With two grandparents without parents present 520 35 35 20 15 0 0 0 485
With one grandparent without parents present 485 20 15 10 10 0 10 0 465
Persons not in census families 84,055 3,015 2,905 1,545 1,265 95 55 50 81,050
Living with other relatives 7,975 335 320 165 150 10 10 0 7,645
Foster children 265 20 20 15 10 0 0 0 240
Living with non-relatives only or alone 75,820 2,660 2,560 1,365 1,110 85 45 50 73,165
Registered or Treaty Indian status
Total - Population by Registered or Treaty Indian status for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 15 397,395 15,730 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 275 265 381,660
Registered or Treaty IndianCensus data footnote 16 3,935 3,940 3,645 2,710 920 15 65 235 0
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 393,455 11,795 11,550 5,170 5,985 395 210 30 381,660
Aboriginal ancestry
Total - Aboriginal ancestry for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 17 397,395 15,730 15,190 7,885 6,905 405 275 260 381,665
Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 18 2,540 1,955 1,920 1,135 680 100 25 10 585
Single Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 19 2,455 1,880 1,850 1,130 620 95 20 0 575
First Nations (North American Indian) single ancestryCensus data footnote 20 1,655 1,180 1,160 1,120 30 10 10 0 480
Métis single ancestry 690 610 605 10 590 0 10 0 80
Inuit single ancestry 105 90 85 0 0 85 0 0 20
Multiple Aboriginal ancestries (only)Census data footnote 21 85 75 70 10 60 10 0 0 10
First Nations (North American Indian) and Métis ancestries 60 50 45 10 40 0 0 0 10
First Nations (North American Indian) and Inuit ancestries 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Métis and Inuit ancestries 15 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit ancestries 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 22 24,100 11,655 11,365 5,610 5,470 285 245 40 12,445
Single Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 23 23,240 10,975 10,760 5,495 5,005 255 175 40 12,265
First Nations (North American Indian) and non-Aboriginal ancestries 16,310 6,375 6,265 5,410 835 20 80 30 9,935
Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 6,315 4,305 4,215 75 4,140 0 85 10 2,010
Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 615 295 280 10 35 240 15 0 320
Multiple Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesCensus data footnote 24 860 680 605 120 460 25 70 0 180
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 705 585 535 90 445 0 55 0 115
First Nations (North American Indian), Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 90 45 40 30 0 10 0 0 40
Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 60 45 25 0 10 10 10 0 20
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 0 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry (only)Census data footnote 25 370,755 2,125 1,905 1,130 755 15 10 215 368,635
Aboriginal ancestry responses
Total - Aboriginal ancestry responses for the population in private household - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 26 397,395 15,730 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 280 265 381,660
Total Aboriginal ancestryCensus data footnote 27 26,640 13,610 13,285 6,750 6,150 385 270 50 13,030
First Nations ancestry 18,835 8,250 8,060 6,655 1,360 50 150 40 10,580
Abenaki 40 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 30
Algonquin 155 110 110 65 45 0 0 0 45
Anishinaabe, n.o.s.Census data footnote 28 15 15 20 15 0 0 0 0 0
Apache 15 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 10
Assiniboine 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver (Dunne-za) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot, n.o.s.Census data footnote 29 120 35 35 35 0 0 0 0 90
Blood (Kainai) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier (Dakelh) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cherokee 195 45 45 45 10 0 0 0 150
Chilcotin (Tsilhqot'in) 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chipewyan (Denesuline) 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cowichan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree 750 380 375 215 140 15 10 0 365
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Delaware (Lenape) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene Tha (Slavey) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene, n.o.s.Census data footnote 30 15 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 15 15 15 15 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Huron (Wendat) 60 15 20 10 10 0 0 0 45
Innu/Montagnais 70 50 50 15 25 15 0 0 20
Iroquois, n.o.s.Census data footnote 31 195 80 75 60 20 0 0 0 115
Kaska 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ktunaxa (Kutenai) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakwaka'wakw (Kwakiutl) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lakota 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maliseet 70 30 30 30 0 0 0 0 35
Mi'kmaq 11,370 5,290 5,180 4,300 870 15 70 40 6,075
Mohawk 215 150 150 135 15 0 0 0 65
Musqueam 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Navajo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nlaka'pamux (Thompson) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuxalk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Odawa 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 350 255 250 185 70 0 0 0 95
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan (Syilx) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Potawatomi 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sahtu (North Slavey) 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish, n.o.s.Census data footnote 32 25 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 10
Saulteaux 25 20 25 20 10 0 0 0 0
Sechelt (Shishalh) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Secwepemc (Shuswap) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sioux, n.o.s.Census data footnote 33 30 25 30 25 0 0 0 0 10
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
St'at'imc (Lillooet) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sto:lo 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney (Nakoda) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsuu T'ina (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone, n.o.s.Census data footnote 34 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wet'suwet'en 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
First Nations ancestry, n.i.e.Census data footnote 35 5,365 1,895 1,820 1,610 185 30 70 0 3,475
Métis ancestry 7,850 5,615 5,445 185 5,245 10 160 10 2,235
Inuit ancestry 910 505 465 40 75 355 35 10 405
Non-Aboriginal ancestry 394,855 13,775 13,270 6,745 6,225 300 250 255 381,075
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 36 397,395 15,735 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 275 265 381,660
English only 345,560 12,950 12,490 6,850 5,265 380 220 240 332,605
French only 270 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 265
English and French 49,390 2,770 2,690 1,035 1,635 25 50 30 46,620
Neither English nor French 2,175 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 2,165
First official language spoken
Total - First official language spoken for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 37 397,395 15,735 15,190 7,880 6,905 400 275 265 381,665
English 384,595 14,930 14,405 7,710 6,290 400 265 260 369,665
French 9,515 770 755 155 605 0 10 10 8,740
English and French 1,195 30 30 20 10 0 0 0 1,170
Neither English nor French 2,085 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2,080
Official language minority
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 38 10,110 785 770 165 605 0 10 10 9,330
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 39 2.5 5.0 5.1 2.1 8.8 0.0 3.6 3.8 2.4
Mother tongue
Total - Mother tongue for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 40 397,395 15,735 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 275 265 381,660
Official languages 366,470 15,660 15,125 7,830 6,890 400 280 265 350,805
English 356,530 14,860 14,340 7,665 6,265 405 265 255 341,670
French 11,910 940 920 220 700 0 20 10 10,970
Non-official languages 34,340 95 90 75 20 0 0 0 34,245
Aboriginal languages 75 65 65 70 0 0 0 0 10
Algonquian languages 70 60 60 65 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Eastern Algonquian languages 55 55 55 55 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 55 55 55 55 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 34,265 25 25 10 20 0 0 0 34,240
Language spoken at home
Total - Language spoken at home for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 41 397,395 15,730 15,190 7,880 6,905 405 275 260 381,660
Official languages 388,755 15,725 15,185 7,880 6,895 405 275 265 373,030
English 387,085 15,680 15,145 7,880 6,860 405 275 265 371,410
French 13,685 1,070 1,035 330 710 0 20 10 12,615
Non-official languages 33,410 225 220 165 50 0 0 10 33,190
Aboriginal languages 130 125 125 125 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages 110 115 115 110 10 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 105 105 105 100 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 105 105 105 105 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 33,285 95 90 45 45 0 0 10 33,185
Knowledge of languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataCensus data footnote 42 397,390 15,735 15,190 7,885 6,905 405 275 265 381,660
Official languages 395,220 15,720 15,180 7,880 6,895 400 275 265 379,495
English 394,950 15,725 15,180 7,880 6,895 405 275 265 379,230
French 49,660 2,770 2,690 1,030 1,635 20 55 30 46,890
Non-official languages 43,810 505 495 290 195 0 10 0 43,305
Aboriginal languages 190 180 180 170 10 10 0 0 10
Algonquian languages 160 160 155 155 10 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 10 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Eastern Algonquian languages 150 150 150 145 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 150 150 150 145 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 10 10 0 0 10 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 10 10 0 0 0 10 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Inuinnaqtun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 10
Inuvialuktun 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 10 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 43,630 325 315 130 185 0 10 10 43,300
Mobility status
Total - Mobility status 1 year ago for the population aged 1 year and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 43 393,605 15,505 14,965 7,775 6,795 395 275 260 378,100
Non-movers 334,905 12,885 12,430 6,360 5,765 305 220 230 322,025
Movers 58,695 2,620 2,535 1,410 1,030 95 55 30 56,080
Non-migrants 41,625 1,895 1,830 1,005 755 70 35 30 39,735
Migrants 17,070 730 700 410 270 25 20 0 16,345
Internal migrants 12,075 705 680 390 265 25 20 0 11,370
Intraprovincial migrants 4,120 335 315 190 120 10 15 0 3,785
Interprovincial migrants 7,950 365 365 200 150 15 0 0 7,585
External migrants 4,995 25 25 20 10 0 0 0 4,970
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago for the population aged 5 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 44 377,605 14,615 14,110 7,325 6,400 380 255 250 362,995
Non-movers 227,285 8,125 7,800 3,975 3,675 150 165 160 219,160
Movers 150,315 6,485 6,305 3,350 2,725 235 90 85 143,830
Non-migrants 99,245 4,330 4,210 2,215 1,845 145 45 75 94,925
Migrants 51,065 2,155 2,100 1,135 880 85 50 15 48,905
Internal migrants 36,415 2,065 2,000 1,075 850 80 45 15 34,350
Intraprovincial migrants 11,995 800 770 365 380 20 20 0 11,195
Interprovincial migrants 24,420 1,265 1,235 710 470 60 25 10 23,150
External migrants 14,655 90 95 60 30 10 0 0 14,560
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 336,990 12,230 11,780 6,015 5,445 320 220 230 324,755
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 57,090 2,535 2,465 1,295 1,105 55 20 55 54,555
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 49,390 2,165 2,095 1,135 910 55 20 55 47,225
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate or diplomaCensus data footnote 46 7,700 370 365 160 200 0 10 0 7,330
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 279,895 9,695 9,315 4,720 4,335 260 200 180 270,200
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, no postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 85,370 3,135 3,005 1,615 1,320 65 80 55 82,235
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate, with postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 47 194,525 6,560 6,315 3,100 3,015 200 125 125 187,965
Highest certificate, diploma or degree
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 48 336,985 12,230 11,780 6,015 5,445 320 220 235 324,755
No certificate, diploma or degree 49,390 2,160 2,095 1,135 905 50 15 55 47,230
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateCensus data footnote 49 85,370 3,140 3,005 1,615 1,325 65 75 55 82,235
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 26,235 1,175 1,110 540 535 35 25 35 25,060
Trades certificate or diploma other than Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 50 14,460 735 700 345 330 20 20 10 13,730
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationCensus data footnote 51 11,775 440 415 195 195 15 0 25 11,335
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 69,915 3,125 3,030 1,540 1,390 95 45 55 66,790
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 7,860 285 265 145 115 10 10 10 7,575
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 98,215 2,345 2,275 1,040 1,175 65 45 25 95,870
Bachelor's degree 65,765 1,730 1,665 750 865 45 40 25 64,040
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelCensus data footnote 52 32,450 615 615 290 310 15 10 0 31,830
Major field of study
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 336,985 12,230 11,780 6,015 5,440 320 215 235 324,755
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeCensus data footnote 54 134,765 5,305 5,100 2,750 2,235 115 95 110 129,460
Education 12,640 295 280 120 155 0 10 10 12,340
13. Education 12,635 295 280 120 155 10 10 10 12,340
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 6,785 235 230 110 110 10 10 0 6,550
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 1,320 50 55 25 30 0 0 0 1,265
50. Visual and performing arts 5,465 180 175 85 85 10 10 0 5,285
Humanities 10,725 325 315 155 150 0 10 0 10,395
16. Aboriginal and foreign languages, literatures and linguistics 745 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 735
23. English language and literature/letters 3,220 80 75 40 30 0 0 0 3,140
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 2,300 80 75 30 40 0 0 10 2,225
30A Interdisciplinary humanitiesCensus data footnote 55 50 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 40
38. Philosophy and religious studies 715 20 20 10 10 0 0 0 695
39. Theology and religious vocations 855 40 40 20 20 0 0 0 815
54. History 2,255 70 75 35 40 0 0 0 2,185
55. French language and literature/letters 585 20 15 0 10 0 0 0 575
Social and behavioural sciences and law 23,775 835 800 425 340 40 10 25 22,945
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 420 20 20 15 10 0 0 0 395
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 2,300 80 75 50 20 10 0 10 2,220
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 4,015 170 165 75 95 0 0 0 3,845
22. Legal professions and studies 3,605 160 160 95 50 0 0 0 3,445
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciencesCensus data footnote 56 390 10 10 0 10 0 10 0 380
42. Psychology 5,030 200 190 90 90 0 0 10 4,835
45. Social sciences 8,020 200 190 105 70 15 10 10 7,820
Business, management and public administration 47,160 1,510 1,475 700 720 50 20 20 45,650
30.16 Accounting and computer science 70 10 10 10 0 0 0 0 65
44. Public administration and social service professions 2,860 150 150 75 60 10 0 0 2,710
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 44,235 1,360 1,320 620 660 35 20 20 42,870
Physical and life sciences and technologies 9,845 210 205 90 115 0 10 0 9,635
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 4,595 115 115 45 70 0 0 0 4,480
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 2,020 60 60 20 40 0 0 0 1,955
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciencesCensus data footnote 57 95 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 100
40. Physical sciences 2,810 20 20 20 0 0 0 0 2,785
41. Science technologies/technicians 325 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 315
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 9,665 305 280 160 100 20 10 20 9,365
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 7,770 275 250 150 85 20 0 20 7,495
25. Library science 700 10 10 0 10 0 0 0 690
27. Mathematics and statistics 1,060 15 15 0 10 0 0 0 1,045
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciencesCensus data footnote 58 135 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 130
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 37,855 1,495 1,430 700 680 45 40 25 36,365
04. Architecture and related services 965 20 20 15 10 0 0 0 940
14. Engineering 7,830 145 145 65 70 10 0 0 7,685
15. Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields 8,520 370 360 165 190 0 0 10 8,145
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
46. Construction trades 8,720 400 390 195 180 15 10 0 8,320
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 8,045 385 370 165 180 20 10 10 7,655
48. Precision production 3,780 165 145 95 55 0 15 10 3,610
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 2,225 50 50 35 15 0 0 0 2,175
01. Agriculture, agriculture operations and related sciences 1,035 20 25 20 0 0 0 0 1,005
03. Natural resources and conservation 1,195 30 25 15 10 10 0 0 1,165
Health and related fields 28,860 965 940 425 500 10 10 15 27,895
31. Parks, recreation, leisure and fitness studies 1,905 60 60 25 35 0 0 0 1,845
51. Health professions and related programs 26,010 900 870 400 460 10 10 20 25,110
60. Dental, medical and veterinary residency programs 945 10 0 0 10 0 0 0 945
Personal, protective and transportation services 12,645 690 670 345 315 15 10 10 11,950
12. Personal and culinary services 7,155 385 380 210 160 10 0 10 6,770
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 185 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 180
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 515 30 30 15 15 0 0 0 490
43. Security and protective services 2,020 120 115 65 50 0 0 0 1,905
49. Transportation and materials moving 2,765 155 150 55 90 10 10 0 2,610
Other 40 0 10 0 10 0 0 0 30
30.99 Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other 40 0 10 0 0 0 0 0 35
Labour force status
Total - Labour force status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% Sample dataCensus data footnote 59 336,985 12,230 11,780 6,015 5,440 320 220 230 324,760
In the labour force 225,855 8,600 8,290 4,175 3,880 235 165 150 217,255
Employed 209,350 7,675 7,405 3,700 3,490 215 150 130 201,670
Unemployed 16,505 925 890 480 390 20 10 25 15,580
Not in the labour force 111,130 3,630 3,490 1,840 1,565 85 55 80 107,505
Participation rate 67.0 70.3 70.4 69.4 71.3 73.4 75.0 65.2 66.9
Employment rate 62.1 62.8 62.9 61.5 64.2 67.2 68.2 56.5 62.1
Unemployment rate 7.3 10.8 10.7 11.5 10.1 8.5 6.1 16.7 7.2
Class of worker
Total - Class of worker for the labour force aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 60 225,860 8,605 8,285 4,175 3,880 230 165 150 217,250
Class of worker - not applicableCensus data footnote 61 4,065 250 255 160 90 0 0 0 3,810
All classes of workersCensus data footnote 62 221,790 8,350 8,035 4,015 3,790 230 165 150 213,435
Employee 201,580 7,775 7,500 3,765 3,520 215 155 125 193,800
Self-employedCensus data footnote 63 20,210 575 535 250 270 15 15 30 19,635
Work activity during the reference year
Total - Work activity during the reference year for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 64 336,990 12,235 11,780 6,015 5,445 320 220 235 324,755
Did not workCensus data footnote 65 101,955 3,340 3,220 1,730 1,410 80 45 75 98,615
Worked 235,030 8,885 8,555 4,285 4,035 240 170 160 226,145
Worked full timeCensus data footnote 66 182,905 6,880 6,645 3,330 3,145 175 135 105 176,025
1 to 13 weeks 7,075 425 430 210 215 0 10 0 6,645
14 to 26 weeks 12,285 500 480 270 205 0 10 15 11,785
27 to 39 weeks 10,025 450 445 235 195 10 0 10 9,575
40 to 48 weeks 24,770 915 890 455 400 40 20 10 23,850
49 to 52 weeks 128,755 4,580 4,410 2,155 2,130 125 95 80 124,170
Worked part timeCensus data footnote 67 52,120 2,005 1,910 955 890 65 40 55 50,120
1 to 13 weeks 10,280 500 475 240 220 10 10 15 9,775
14 to 26 weeks 10,145 375 360 175 165 20 0 10 9,770
27 to 39 weeks 6,145 215 210 130 75 0 0 0 5,930
40 to 48 weeks 8,095 295 280 145 125 10 0 10 7,795
49 to 52 weeks 17,460 615 580 265 290 30 10 20 16,840
Average weeks worked in reference year 43.1 41.6 41.7 41.2 42.0 44.6 41.9 41.0 43.2
Occupation
Total - Occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2016 - for the labour force population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 68 225,855 8,605 8,290 4,175 3,880 235 165 155 217,255
Occupation - not applicableCensus data footnote 69 4,070 255 255 160 90 0 0 0 3,815
All occupationsCensus data footnote 70 221,790 8,350 8,035 4,015 3,790 230 165 155 213,440
0 Management occupations 24,330 695 670 330 330 0 15 10 23,640
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 36,720 1,420 1,380 665 675 45 15 25 35,295
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 17,555 535 535 270 230 30 0 0 17,020
3 Health occupations 17,430 565 555 255 290 10 0 10 16,865
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 30,370 1,130 1,095 595 470 30 15 20 29,240
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 7,555 220 210 110 95 10 0 10 7,335
6 Sales and service occupations 55,145 2,425 2,310 1,145 1,100 70 75 35 52,725
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 26,155 1,060 990 525 440 30 30 45 25,100
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 2,735 120 110 20 90 0 10 10 2,620
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 3,790 180 175 100 65 10 0 0 3,610
Industry
Total - Industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2012 for the labour Force population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 71 225,855 8,605 8,290 4,175 3,880 235 165 150 217,255
Industry - NAICS 2012 - not applicableCensus data footnote 72 4,065 255 255 165 90 10 0 0 3,815
All industry categoriesCensus data footnote 73 221,790 8,350 8,030 4,015 3,790 225 165 150 213,435
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,445 75 65 15 50 0 0 0 1,375
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 1,115 45 50 20 25 0 0 0 1,070
22 Utilities 1,595 65 60 25 30 10 0 0 1,535
23 Construction 13,805 535 515 290 205 20 10 15 13,270
31-33 Manufacturing 10,005 395 390 210 170 10 0 0 9,605
41 Wholesale trade 7,065 230 215 80 130 0