Data tables, 2016 Census

Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (9), Major Field of Study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 (14), School Attendance (3), Age (13A) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories and Federal Electoral Districts (2013 Representation Order), 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details highest certificate, diploma or degree , major field of study - classification of instructional programs 2016 , school attendance , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Quebec / Québec
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Highest certificate, diploma or degree (9) Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 (14)
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016Footnote 2 No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree Education Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies Humanities Social and behavioural sciences and law Business, management and public administration Physical and life sciences and technologies Mathematics, computer and information sciences Architecture, engineering, and related technologiesFootnote 3 Agriculture, natural resources and conservation Health and related fields Personal, protective and transportation services Other fields of studyFootnote 4
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degreeFootnote 5 6,634,280 2,750,045 273,315 156,720 215,730 380,995 879,190 140,995 152,105 828,405 85,485 480,230 290,010 1,055
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,323,065 1,323,065 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateFootnote 6 1,426,980 1,426,980 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 7 1,120,735 0 4,495 23,005 3,285 26,215 161,500 1,910 19,620 496,550 35,015 126,980 222,020 135
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,165,510 0 50,205 75,590 100,410 99,145 297,030 56,840 68,165 162,140 27,560 167,550 60,860 20
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 236,260 0 28,405 9,225 15,200 27,470 90,965 4,375 9,710 14,080 2,930 29,310 4,340 250
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 1,361,735 0 190,215 48,905 96,835 228,170 329,690 77,865 54,605 155,635 19,985 156,390 2,790 650
Bachelor's degree 872,060 0 143,940 35,775 63,720 147,370 213,570 40,025 32,630 104,210 10,205 78,425 1,575 610
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelFootnote 8 489,670 0 46,270 13,130 33,115 80,800 116,115 37,840 21,975 51,430 9,780 77,965 1,220 35

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Footnote 1

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'School attendance,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 2

This variable shows the 'primary groupings' variant of CIP. For more information on the CIP classification, see the Classification of Instructional Programs, Canada 2016: http://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/concepts/classification.

For information on collection, classification and data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 3

'Architecture, engineering and related technologies' includes some fields that are commonly studied at the trades level, such as 'Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians,' 'Construction trades,' and 'Precision production' (e.g., welding).

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Footnote 4

'Other fields of study' includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.'

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Footnote 5

Users are advised to consult data quality comments for 'Highest certificate, diploma or degree,' available in the Education Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016, Catalogue no. 98-500-X2016013.

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Footnote 6

'Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate' includes only people who have this as their highest educational qualification. It excludes persons with a postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree.

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Footnote 7

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Certificates of Apprenticeship, Certificates of Qualification and Journeyperson's designations, as well as other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres and similar institutions.

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Footnote 8

'University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor level' includes the categories 'University certificate or diploma above bachelor level,' 'Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry,' 'Master's degree' and 'Earned doctorate.'

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016243.

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