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
|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||28,643,015||12,815,980||1,060,090||596,230||850,840||1,761,905||3,360,045||614,280||651,475||3,327,400||339,050||2,266,720||995,825||3,170|
|No certificate, diploma or degree||5,239,580||5,239,575||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateFootnote 6||7,576,395||7,576,400||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0||0|
|Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaFootnote 7||2,800,260||0||11,660||56,665||8,640||51,655||265,280||5,910||32,995||1,489,355||65,715||245,300||566,845||250|
|College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma||5,553,825||0||157,975||293,465||178,665||455,100||1,504,160||101,310||265,910||1,005,650||128,850||1,071,350||391,260||125|
|University certificate or diploma below bachelor level||813,335||0||86,935||34,180||48,365||80,880||250,765||19,680||33,680||84,900||24,945||133,365||15,305||335|
|University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above||6,659,620||0||803,525||211,930||615,165||1,174,265||1,339,845||487,380||318,895||747,500||119,535||816,705||22,415||2,460|
|University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelFootnote 8||2,215,780||0||288,175||47,045||160,760||308,925||460,985||174,950||111,235||242,225||41,890||372,040||7,160||385|
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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.
- 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.
- 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).
- Footnote 4
'Other fields of study' includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.'
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.
- 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.'
Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016243.
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