Data tables, 2016 Census

Selected Demographic, Cultural, Educational, Labour Force and Income Characteristics (981), Mother Tongue (4), Age (8B) and Sex (3) for the Population in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data

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This table details selected demographic, cultural, educational, labour force and income characteristics , mother tongue , age and sex for the population in private households in Perth
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Selected Demographic, Cultural, Educational, Labour Force and Income Characteristics (981) Mother tongue (4)
Total - Mother tongueFootnote 1 English French English and French
Population in private households - 25% sample data 75,175 67,175 385 35
Total - Age groups, average age and median age for the population in private households - 25% sample data 75,175 67,175 385 40
0 to 14 years 13,750 12,180 40 15
0 to 4 years 4,395 3,760 10 10
5 to 9 years 4,660 4,155 15 10
10 to 14 years 4,690 4,270 15 10
15 to 64 years 48,465 43,850 240 20
15 to 19 years 4,710 4,275 0 10
20 to 24 years 4,775 4,320 0 10
25 to 29 years 4,335 3,840 20 0
30 to 34 years 4,325 3,905 25 10
35 to 39 years 4,300 3,855 25 0
40 to 44 years 4,400 3,985 20 0
45 to 49 years 4,650 4,210 25 10
50 to 54 years 5,775 5,230 40 0
55 to 59 years 5,850 5,325 35 10
60 to 64 years 5,345 4,915 50 0
65 years and over 12,965 11,140 100 0
65 to 69 years 4,255 3,800 40 0
70 to 74 years 3,210 2,780 10 0
75 to 79 years 2,440 2,040 15 0
80 to 84 years 1,590 1,265 15 0
85 years and over 1,470 1,255 10 0
85 to 89 years 1,065 915 10 0
90 to 94 years 335 280 0 0
95 to 99 years 75 60 0 0
100 years and over 0 0 0 0
Average age 40.8 40.7 50.3 22.6
Median age 41.5 41.5 53.9 17.4
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 2 61,425 54,995 345 20
Married or living common law 37,980 33,395 225 0
Married 32,455 28,130 190 0
Living common law 5,520 5,260 35 0
Not married and not living common law 23,445 21,600 115 20
Never married 15,115 14,020 35 10
Separated 1,820 1,685 20 10
Divorced 3,210 3,035 25 0
Widowed 3,305 2,860 30 0
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 3 61,425 54,990 340 20
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 59,990 53,780 340 20
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 43,635 44,384 45,430 0
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 35,686 36,558 35,553 0
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 60,005 53,795 335 20
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 36,956 37,515 38,343 0
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,186 32,781 33,538 0
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 56,150 50,485 300 25
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 40,796 41,581 41,795 0
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,434 33,512 27,073 0
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 41,900 37,345 260 20
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 7,807 7,707 10,761 0
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 5,803 5,603 10,401 0
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 46,960 42,530 240 20
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 39,078 39,673 41,510 0
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,693 33,688 28,505 0
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample dataFootnote 4 100.0 100.0 100.0 0.0
Market income (%)Footnote 5 87.5 87.9 82.4 0.0
Employment income (%)Footnote 6 70.1 70.7 65.8 0.0
Government transfers (%)Footnote 7 12.5 12.1 18.5 0.0
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 8 61,425 54,995 340 20
Without total income 1,435 1,210 10 0
With total income 59,990 53,780 340 20
Percentage with total income 97.7 97.8 100.0 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 6,410 5,630 25 too unreliable to be published F
$10,000 to $19,999 10,085 8,700 75 too unreliable to be published F
$20,000 to $29,999 8,995 7,875 60 too unreliable to be published F
$30,000 to $39,999 8,000 7,260 25 too unreliable to be published F
$40,000 to $49,999 7,320 6,665 40 too unreliable to be published F
$50,000 to $59,999 5,720 5,190 25 too unreliable to be published F
$60,000 to $69,999 4,055 3,745 20 too unreliable to be published F
$70,000 to $79,999 2,715 2,500 20 too unreliable to be published F
$80,000 to $89,999 1,785 1,665 10 too unreliable to be published F
$90,000 to $99,999 1,620 1,525 10 too unreliable to be published F
$100,000 and over 3,285 3,025 30 too unreliable to be published F
$100,000 to $149,999 2,355 2,160 20 too unreliable to be published F
$150,000 and over 930 860 10 too unreliable to be published F
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 9 61,425 54,990 345 25
Without after-tax income 1,425 1,195 0 0
With after-tax income 60,000 53,800 340 25
Percentage with after-tax income 97.7 97.8 98.6 100.0
Under $10,000 (including loss) 6,715 5,905 25 too unreliable to be published F
$10,000 to $19,999 10,545 9,120 75 too unreliable to be published F
$20,000 to $29,999 10,550 9,305 60 too unreliable to be published F
$30,000 to $39,999 9,870 8,930 40 too unreliable to be published F
$40,000 to $49,999 8,210 7,530 45 too unreliable to be published F
$50,000 to $59,999 5,360 4,900 30 too unreliable to be published F
$60,000 to $69,999 3,175 2,925 10 too unreliable to be published F
$70,000 to $79,999 2,230 2,070 20 too unreliable to be published F
$80,000 and over 3,360 3,110 30 too unreliable to be published F
$80,000 to $89,999 1,310 1,225 15 too unreliable to be published F
$90,000 to $99,999 650 595 10 too unreliable to be published F
$100,000 and over 1,400 1,290 10 too unreliable to be published F
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 10 61,425 54,990 340 20
Without employment income 14,465 12,460 100 0
With employment income 46,965 42,530 245 20
Percentage with employment income 76.5 77.3 72.1 100.0
Under $5,000 (including loss) 6,125 5,485 40 too unreliable to be published F
$5,000 to $9,999 4,130 3,725 15 too unreliable to be published F
$10,000 to $19,999 6,470 5,530 25 too unreliable to be published F
$20,000 to $29,999 5,330 4,800 45 too unreliable to be published F
$30,000 to $39,999 5,435 5,040 10 too unreliable to be published F
$40,000 to $49,999 5,245 4,770 10 too unreliable to be published F
$50,000 to $59,999 4,240 3,925 20 too unreliable to be published F
$60,000 to $69,999 2,965 2,725 20 too unreliable to be published F
$70,000 to $79,999 2,020 1,885 20 too unreliable to be published F
$80,000 and over 5,010 4,655 35 too unreliable to be published F
$80,000 to $89,999 1,445 1,335 10 too unreliable to be published F
$90,000 to $99,999 1,410 1,325 10 too unreliable to be published F
$100,000 and over 2,145 1,995 15 too unreliable to be published F
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 11 61,430 54,990 340 20
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households who worked full year full time in 2015 - 25% sample dataFootnote 12 24,990 22,655 165 0
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Footnote 13 47,566 48,337 51,633 0
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Footnote 14 53,319 54,407 51,955 0
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataFootnote 15 75,175 67,175 380 40
English only 71,585 64,730 45 10
French only 0 0 0 0
English and French 2,985 2,435 335 30
Neither English nor French 605 10 0 0
Total - Language spoken most often at home for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataFootnote 16 75,180 67,175 385 40
English 70,740 66,770 300 35
French 90 15 75 0
Non-official language 3,175 80 10 0
Aboriginal 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 3,175 85 10 0
English and French 20 15 0 0
English and non-official language 1,120 260 0 0
French and non-official language 0 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 25 30 0 0
Total - Other language(s) spoken regularly at home for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataFootnote 17 75,175 67,175 385 40
None 71,300 66,400 235 25
English 1,370 40 40 0
French 280 175 80 10
Non-official language 2,165 550 10 10
Aboriginal 0 10 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 2,160 545 10 10
English and French 10 0 0 0
English and non-official language 15 0 10 0
French and non-official language 45 15 15 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0
Total - First official language spoken for the population in private households - 25% Sample DataFootnote 18 75,175 67,175 385 35
English 74,195 67,175 50 35
French 335 0 335 0
English and French 50 0 0 0
Neither English nor French 595 0 0 0
Official language minority (number)Footnote 19 360 0 335 0
Official language minority (percentage)Footnote 20 0.5 0.0 87.0 0.0
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 21 75,175 67,175 380 35
Official languages 74,570 67,170 380 35
English 74,570 67,170 385 40
French 2,985 2,435 335 25
Non-official languages 9,245 2,050 65 10
Aboriginal languages 10 10 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 9,240 2,040 65 0
Total - Aboriginal identity for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 22 75,175 67,175 380 35
Aboriginal identityFootnote 23 1,025 995 25 0
Single Aboriginal responsesFootnote 24 1,010 975 25 0
First Nations (North American Indian)Footnote 25 740 730 0 0
Métis 265 245 15 0
Inuk (Inuit) 0 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal responsesFootnote 26 15 15 0 0
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhereFootnote 27 10 10 0 0
Non-Aboriginal identity 74,150 66,180 360 35
Total - Population by Registered or Treaty Indian status for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 28 75,175 67,175 380 40
Registered or Treaty IndianFootnote 29 345 340 0 0
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 74,830 66,840 375 35
Total - Aboriginal ancestry for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 30 75,175 67,175 385 40
Aboriginal ancestry (only)Footnote 31 150 145 0 0
Single Aboriginal ancestry (only)Footnote 32 140 135 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian) single ancestryFootnote 33 105 105 0 0
Métis single ancestry 30 30 0 0
Inuit single ancestry 0 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal ancestries (only)Footnote 34 10 10 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian) and Métis ancestries 15 10 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian) and Inuit ancestries 0 0 0 0
Métis and Inuit ancestries 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and Inuit ancestries 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesFootnote 35 1,695 1,665 25 0
Single Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesFootnote 36 1,665 1,640 20 0
First Nations (North American Indian) and non-Aboriginal ancestries 1,395 1,375 10 0
Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 265 255 15 0
Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 10 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal ancestriesFootnote 37 25 25 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis and non-Aboriginal ancestries 25 25 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 0 0 0 0
Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 0 0 0 0
First Nations (North American Indian), Métis, Inuit and non-Aboriginal ancestries 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry (only)Footnote 38 73,335 65,365 355 35
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 39 75,175 67,175 385 35
Canadian citizensFootnote 40 73,670 66,520 375 35
Canadian citizens only 72,395 65,715 370 35
Citizens of Canada and at least one other country 1,280 805 10 0
Not Canadian citizensFootnote 41 1,505 655 10 0
Total - Immigrant status and period of immigration for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 42 75,175 67,175 385 35
Non-immigrantsFootnote 43 68,285 64,275 345 40
ImmigrantsFootnote 44 6,675 2,845 40 0
Before 1981 3,585 1,910 10 0
1981 to 1990 755 240 20 0
1991 to 2000 965 270 10 0
2001 to 2010 820 320 0 0
2001 to 2005 465 135 0 0
2006 to 2010 355 185 0 0
2011 to 2016Footnote 45 550 115 0 0
Non-permanent residentsFootnote 46 215 60 0 0
Total - Age at immigration for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 47 6,675 2,840 40 0
Under 5 years 1,095 650 0 0
5 to 14 years 1,375 585 10 0
15 to 24 years 1,715 645 10 0
25 to 44 years 2,235 840 20 0
45 years and over 260 125 0 0
Total - Selected places of birth for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 48 6,670 2,840 35 0
Americas 1,575 780 0 0
Brazil 0 0 0 0
Colombia 20 10 0 0
El Salvador 20 0 0 0
Guyana 25 25 0 0
Haiti 10 10 0 0
Jamaica 70 65 0 0
Mexico 620 30 0 0
Peru 0 0 0 0
Trinidad and Tobago 65 65 0 0
United StatesFootnote 49 545 510 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 200 75 0 0
Europe 3,910 1,780 35 0
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 0 0 0
Croatia 15 0 0 0
France 20 0 15 0
Germany 365 70 0 0
Greece 75 0 0 0
Hungary 30 0 0 0
IrelandFootnote 50 80 80 0 0
Italy 130 15 0 0
Netherlands 1,070 165 0 0
Poland 95 15 0 0
Portugal 130 10 0 0
Romania 20 0 10 0
Russian Federation 20 10 0 0
SerbiaFootnote 51 50 0 0 0
Ukraine 15 0 0 0
United KingdomFootnote 52 1,355 1,340 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 435 60 15 0
Africa 150 55 0 0
Algeria 0 0 0 0
Egypt 20 0 0 0
Ethiopia 10 0 0 0
Kenya 10 10 0 0
Morocco 0 0 0 0
Nigeria 15 10 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 35 20 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 65 15 0 0
Asia 995 195 10 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0 0
Bangladesh 15 0 0 0
ChinaFootnote 53 110 30 0 0
Hong KongFootnote 54 15 0 0 0
India 300 65 0 0
IranFootnote 55 20 0 0 0
Iraq 10 10 0 0
Japan 55 10 0 0
Korea, SouthFootnote 56 50 15 0 0
Lebanon 0 0 0 0
Pakistan 35 0 0 0
Philippines 150 35 0 0
Sri Lanka 10 10 0 0
SyriaFootnote 57 10 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0 0
Viet Nam 25 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 185 30 0 0
Oceania and other places of birthFootnote 58 35 35 0 0
Total - Selected places of birth for the recent immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 59 550 115 10 0
Americas 280 65 0 0
Brazil 0 0 0 0
Colombia 10 0 0 0
Cuba 20 0 0 0
Haiti 10 10 0 0
Jamaica 0 0 0 0
Mexico 165 0 0 0
United StatesFootnote 60 55 50 0 0
VenezuelaFootnote 61 0 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 15 0 0 0
Europe 35 15 0 0
France 10 0 0 0
Germany 0 0 0 0
IrelandFootnote 62 10 0 0 0
MoldovaFootnote 63 0 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0 0
United KingdomFootnote 64 15 15 0 0
Other places of birth in Europe 10 0 0 0
Africa 30 10 0 0
Algeria 0 0 0 0
Cameroon 0 0 0 0
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 0 0 0 0
Côte d'Ivoire 0 0 0 0
Egypt 0 0 0 0
Eritrea 0 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0 0
Morocco 0 0 0 0
Nigeria 15 10 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0 0
Tunisia 0 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 10 0 0 0
Asia 200 15 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0 0
ChinaFootnote 65 10 0 0 0
Hong KongFootnote 66 0 0 0 0
India 75 15 0 0
IranFootnote 67 10 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0 0
Japan 15 0 0 0
Korea, SouthFootnote 68 0 0 0 0
Lebanon 0 0 0 0
Nepal 0 0 0 0
Pakistan 0 0 0 0
Philippines 55 10 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0 0
SyriaFootnote 69 10 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 0 0 0 0
Viet Nam 0 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 20 0 0 0
Oceania and otherFootnote 70 0 0 0 0
Australia 0 0 0 0
Other places of birthFootnote 71 0 0 0 0
Total - Generation status for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 72 75,175 67,175 380 35
First generationFootnote 73 7,215 3,110 35 0
Second generationFootnote 74 10,990 9,525 30 0
Third generation or moreFootnote 75 56,970 54,540 310 35
Total - Admission category and applicant type for the immigrant population in private households who landed between 1980 and 2016 - 25% sample dataFootnote 76 3,175 985 30 0
Economic immigrantsFootnote 77 1,370 395 25 0
Principal applicantsFootnote 78 590 165 10 0
Secondary applicantsFootnote 79 780 225 15 0
Immigrants sponsored by familyFootnote 80 1,275 500 0 0
RefugeesFootnote 81 475 85 0 0
Other immigrantsFootnote 82 55 10 0 0
Total - Visible minority for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 83 75,175 67,175 380 35
Total visible minority populationFootnote 84 2,695 1,340 10 0
South AsianFootnote 85 565 205 0 0
Chinese 205 95 0 0
Black 550 465 10 0
Filipino 205 90 0 0
Latin American 325 75 0 0
Arab 75 15 0 0
Southeast AsianFootnote 86 350 150 0 0
West AsianFootnote 87 35 0 0 0
Korean 80 30 0 0
Japanese 135 55 0 0
Visible minority, n.i.e.Footnote 88 125 115 0 0
Multiple visible minoritiesFootnote 89 45 35 0 0
Not a visible minorityFootnote 90 72,480 65,835 375 35
Total - Ethnic origin for the population in private households - 25% sample dataFootnote 91 75,175 67,175 385 40
North American Aboriginal origins 1,845 1,810 30 0
First Nations (North American Indian) 1,540 1,520 20 0
Inuit 0 10 0 0
Métis 340 320 15 0
Other North American origins 24,910 23,100 160 20
Acadian 50 40 10 0
American 755 705 0 0
Canadian 24,350 22,555 150 20
New Brunswicker 0 0 0 0
Newfoundlander 70 70 0 0
Nova Scotian 0 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0 0
Québécois 10 15 0 0
Other North American origins, n.i.e.Footnote 92 0 0 0 0
European origins 59,935 54,710 285 30
British Isles origins 40,650 40,505 65 25
Channel Islander 10 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0 0
English 23,695 23,635 25 10
Irish 17,540 17,455 35 20
Manx 0 10 0 0
Scottish 19,540 19,495 15 15
Welsh 1,435 1,435 10 0
British Isles origins, n.i.e.Footnote 93 1,820 1,815 0 0
French origins 6,135 5,650 250 15
Alsatian 45 35 0 0
Breton 0 0 0 0
Corsican 0 0 0 0
French 6,100 5,630 245 15
Western European origins (except French origins) 30,485 26,905 55 10
Austrian 330 295 0 0
Bavarian 0 0 0 0
Belgian 605 535 0 0
Dutch 8,470 7,205 0 0
Flemish 130 95 0 0
Frisian 60 40 0 0
German 21,880 20,005 35 10
Luxembourger 20 10 0 0
Swiss 2,450 1,710 10 0
Western European origins, n.i.e.Footnote 94 0 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 1,255 1,225 0 0
Danish 340 325 10 0
Finnish 205 205 0 0
Icelandic 50 50 0 0
Norwegian 325 325 0 0
Swedish 365 355 0 0
Northern European origins, n.i.e.Footnote 95 30 30 0 0
Eastern European origins 4,105 3,345 25 0
Bulgarian 10 10 0 0
Byelorussian 15 10 0 0
Czech 155 135 0 0
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s.Footnote 96 40 35 0 0
Estonian 15 10 0 0
Hungarian 455 335 0 0
Latvian 90 80 0 0
Lithuanian 60 55 0 0
Moldovan 0 0 0 0
Polish 1,555 1,385 0 0
Romanian 205 170 10 0
Russian 875 565 10 0
Slovak 120 95 0 0
Ukrainian 920 820 0 0
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.Footnote 97 0 0 0 0
Southern European origins 3,485 2,660 25 0
Albanian 20 15 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0 0
Catalan 0 0 0 0
Croatian 80 70 0 0
Cypriot 15 20 0 0
Greek 270 160 0 0
Italian 1,800 1,500 15 0
Kosovar 10 0 0 0
Macedonian 10 10 0 0
Maltese 95 85 0 0
Montenegrin 0 0 0 0
Portuguese 530 370 0 0
Serbian 90 65 0 0
Sicilian 60 60 0 0
Slovenian 75 50 0 0
Spanish 415 260 10 0
Yugoslavian, n.o.s.Footnote 98 95 70 0 0
Southern European origins, n.i.e.Footnote 99 0 0 0 0
Other European origins 320 280 0 0
Basque 0 0 0 0
Jewish 65 50 0 0
Roma (Gypsy) 10 10 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s.Footnote 100 0 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.Footnote 101 255 230 0 0
Caribbean origins 520 460 0 0
Antiguan 0 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0 0
Barbadian 40 45 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0 0
Carib 10 0 0 0
Cuban 20 0 0 0
Dominican 15 10 0 0
Grenadian 0 0 0 0
Guadeloupean 0 0 0 0
Haitian 0 10 0 0
Jamaican 315 290 0 0
Kittitian/Nevisian 0 0 0 0
Martinican 0 0 0 0
Montserratan 0 0 0 0
Puerto Rican 0 0 0 0
St. Lucian 10 10 0 0
Trinidadian/Tobagonian