Data tables, 2016 Census
Dwellings Occupied by Usual Residents and Population in Dwellings (6) of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 2016 Census - 100% Data
|Dwellings occupied by usual residents and population in dwellings (6)||Values|
|Total - Dwellings occupied by usual residents||14,099,855|
|Private dwellings occupied by usual residents Footnote 1||14,072,080|
|Collective dwellings occupied by usual residents Footnote 2||27,780|
|Total - Population in dwellings Footnote 3||35,145,550|
|Population in private dwellings||34,460,065|
|Population in collective dwellings||685,480|
- Footnote 1
'Private dwelling occupied by usual residents' refers to a private dwelling in which a person or a group of persons is permanently residing. Also included are private dwellings whose usual residents are temporarily absent on May 10, 2016.
- Footnote 2
'Collective dwelling' refers to a dwelling of a commercial, institutional or communal nature. It may be identified by a sign on the premises or by an enumerator speaking with the person in charge, a resident, a neighbour, etc. Included are lodging or rooming houses, hotels, motels, tourist establishments, nursing homes, hospitals, staff residences, military bases, work camps, jails, group homes, and so on.
- Footnote 3
Population in dwellings excludes persons residing outside Canada on government, military or diplomatic postings.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016012.
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