Data tables, 2016 Census
Commuting Destination (5), Main Mode of Commuting (10), Sex (3) and Age (5) for the Employed Labour Force Aged 15 Years and Over Having a Usual Place of Work, in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Divisions and Census Subdivisions, 2016 Census - 25% Sample Data
|Main mode of commuting (10)||Commuting destination (5)|
|Total - Commuting destination||Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence||Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence||Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence||Commute to a different province or territory|
|Total - Main mode of commutingFootnote 1||308,690||289,705||2,655||15,135||1,200|
|Car, truck or van||236,045||218,625||2,580||14,220||620|
|2 or more persons shared the ride to work||45,910||42,735||330||2,750||95|
|Driver, with 1 or more passengers||22,840||20,905||220||1,670||40|
|Passenger, 2 or more persons in the vehicle||23,070||21,825||110||1,080||55|
- Symbol ..
not available for a specific reference period
- Symbol ...
- Symbol x
suppressed to meet the confidentiality requirements of the Statistics Act
- Symbol F
too unreliable to be published
- Footnote 1
The census assumes that the commute to work originates from the usual place of residence, but this may not always be the case. Sometimes, respondents may be on a business trip and may have reported their place of work or main mode of commuting based on where they were working during the trip. Some persons maintain a residence close to work and commute to their home on weekends. Students often work after school at a location near their school. As a result, the data may show unusual commutes or unusual main modes of commuting.
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016329.
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