Census Profile, 2016 Census
Pickering, City [Census subdivision], Ontario and Ontario [Province]

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Characteristic Pickering, CY
Ontario
[Census subdivision]
Ontario

[Province]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 30,920 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
Single-detached house 18,780 ... ... 2,807,380 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 2,630 ... ... 886,705 ... ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 9,485 ... ... 1,460,200 ... ...
Semi-detached house 2,345 ... ... 289,975 ... ...
Row house 4,295 ... ... 460,425 ... ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 1,770 ... ... 176,080 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 1,065 ... ... 522,810 ... ...
Other single-attached house 10 ... ... 10,910 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 20 ... ... 14,890 ... ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 30,920 ... ... 5,169,170 ... ...
1 person 5,155 ... ... 1,341,300 ... ...
2 persons 8,970 ... ... 1,693,525 ... ...
3 persons 6,085 ... ... 834,260 ... ...
4 persons 6,520 ... ... 796,320 ... ...
5 or more persons 4,190 ... ... 503,775 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 90,995 ... ... 13,242,160 ... ...
Average household size 2.9 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 76,855 36,965 39,895 11,240,525 5,427,775 5,812,750
Married or living common law 44,440 22,180 22,255 6,438,085 3,219,290 3,218,795
Married 39,770 19,845 19,925 5,531,930 2,764,275 2,767,655
Living common law 4,670 2,335 2,335 906,155 455,015 451,145
Not married and not living common law 32,415 14,785 17,630 4,802,440 2,208,485 2,593,955
Never married 22,605 11,915 10,690 3,182,785 1,689,180 1,493,605
Separated 1,925 725 1,200 328,675 138,140 190,535
Divorced 3,970 1,350 2,620 653,835 252,900 400,935
Widowed 3,915 790 3,125 637,150 128,265 508,880
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 26,655 ... ... 3,782,540 ... ...
2 persons 10,875 ... ... 1,815,000 ... ...
3 persons 6,605 ... ... 844,545 ... ...
4 persons 6,600 ... ... 792,435 ... ...
5 or more persons 2,565 ... ... 330,560 ... ...
Average size of census families 3.1 ... ... 2.9 ... ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 26,650 ... ... 3,782,545 ... ...
Total couple families 21,790 ... ... 3,137,570 ... ...
Married couples 19,450 ... ... 2,684,735 ... ...
Common-law couples 2,335 ... ... 452,840 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 4,865 ... ... 644,975 ... ...
Female parent 3,920 ... ... 518,480 ... ...
Male parent 950 ... ... 126,495 ... ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 21,785 ... ... 3,137,565 ... ...
Couples without children 8,060 ... ... 1,428,575 ... ...
Couples with children 13,730 ... ... 1,708,995 ... ...
1 child 5,100 ... ... 658,305 ... ...
2 children 6,180 ... ... 738,710 ... ...
3 or more children 2,445 ... ... 311,975 ... ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 4,870 ... ... 644,975 ... ...
1 child 2,815 ... ... 386,425 ... ...
2 children 1,505 ... ... 186,240 ... ...
3 or more children 545 ... ... 72,310 ... ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 9,460 3,940 5,525 2,139,825 990,525 1,149,300
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 30,920 ... ... 5,169,175 ... ...
One-census-family households 23,625 ... ... 3,481,885 ... ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 7,000 ... ... 1,311,575 ... ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 16,630 ... ... 2,170,315 ... ...
Multiple-census-family households 1,465 ... ... 145,615 ... ...
Non-census-family households 5,830 ... ... 1,541,665 ... ...
One-person households 5,150 ... ... 1,341,305 ... ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 675 ... ... 200,365 ... ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Pickering, CY [Census subdivision], Ontario and Ontario [Province] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed September 18, 2021).

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