Data tables, 2016 Census

Main Mode of Commuting (10), Commuting Duration (6), Distance from Home to Work (12) and Time Leaving for Work (7) 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

About this variable: Distance from home to work (12)


Distance from home to work
'Distance from home to work' refers to the straight-line distance, in kilometres, between a person's residence and his or her usual place of work.


  1. Total - Distance from home to work Footnote 1
  2. Less than 1 km
  3. 1 to 2.9 km
  4. 3 to 4.9 km
  5. 5 to 6.9 km
  6. 7 to 9.9 km
  7. 10 to 14.9 km
  8. 15 to 19.9 km
  9. 20 to 24.9 Km
  10. 25 to 29.9 km
  11. 30 to 34.9 km
  12. 35 km or more


Footnote 1

For more information on distance from home to work, including the questions from which it is derived, data quality and its comparability with other sources of data, please refer to the Journey to Work Reference Guide, Census of Population, 2016.

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