Data tables, 2016 Census

Highest Certificate, Diploma or Degree (15), Major Field of Study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2016 (82), Age (9) and Sex (3) for the Population Aged 15 Years and Over in Private Households of Canada, Provinces and Territories, Census Metropolitan Areas and Census Agglomerations, 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 , age and sex for the population aged 15 years and over in private households in Nunavut
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Highest certificate, diploma or degree (15) Age (9)
Total - Age 15 to 24 years 25 to 64 years 25 to 54 years 25 to 34 years 35 to 44 years 45 to 54 years 55 to 64 years 65 years and over
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degreeFootnote 2 23,930 6,135 16,480 14,145 5,915 4,360 3,870 2,340 1,315
No certificate, diploma or degree 12,140 4,540 6,750 5,885 2,570 1,690 1,625 870 845
Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificateFootnote 3 3,615 1,140 2,405 2,170 1,170 620 380 235 65
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,180 450 7,330 6,085 2,175 2,055 1,860 1,235 405
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,835 120 1,595 1,300 405 440 450 295 125
Trades certificate or diploma other than Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationFootnote 4 1,140 85 990 825 280 285 265 165 65
Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of QualificationFootnote 5 700 35 600 470 130 160 185 130 65
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,580 255 3,180 2,705 985 850 865 475 145
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 215 0 200 135 40 45 50 65 10
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 2,540 65 2,355 1,945 745 710 495 405 120
Bachelor's degree 1,680 60 1,545 1,300 530 455 315 240 75
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 85 0 75 65 25 20 20 10 10
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 30 0 25 25 15 0 10 0 0
Master's degree 700 10 665 530 170 220 140 135 30
Earned doctorateFootnote 6 50 0 45 30 10 10 10 10 10

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Footnote 1

This variable shows the hierarchy of the 'primary groupings' (a CIP variant) with detail on the two-digit series, as well as the four-digit sub-series from series '30. Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies.' 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 2

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 3

'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 4

'Trades certificate or diploma other than Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of Qualification' includes 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 5

'Certificate of Apprenticeship or Certificate of Qualification' also includes Journeyperson's designations.

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Footnote 6

'Earned doctorate' refers to persons who have completed a doctorate degree awarded by a university. This includes, for example, Doctor of Philosophy (Ph.D.) and Doctor of Juridical Science (S.J.D.). It does not include honorary doctorates.

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population, Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-400-X2016241.

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