Census Profile, 2016 Census
Lethbridge, City [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 2, Census division [Census division], Alberta

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Characteristic Lethbridge, CY
Alberta
[Census subdivision]
Division No. 2, CDR
Alberta
[Census division]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Income of individuals in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 74,380 36,380 38,000 128,390 63,980 64,410
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 71,595 35,000 36,595 122,695 61,230 61,465
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 36,938 45,441 30,459 37,195 46,469 29,083
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 71,610 35,000 36,610 122,715 61,235 61,480
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 33,560 39,947 28,341 33,810 41,067 27,227
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 66,285 33,100 33,185 112,955 58,120 54,835
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 35,357 43,927 27,958 35,952 45,268 26,918
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 46,665 19,410 27,260 77,845 32,280 45,570
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 5,356 4,398 5,736 5,629 4,702 5,995
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 55,665 28,495 27,170 96,420 50,880 45,540
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 36,007 44,013 29,445 35,990 44,865 27,578
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 74,380 36,375 38,000 128,390 63,980 64,410
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 71,795 35,175 36,620 122,870 61,300 61,570
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 48,623 57,813 39,797 48,514 58,967 38,106
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 71,800 35,175 36,625 122,885 61,305 61,575
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 41,170 48,023 34,588 41,056 48,914 33,234
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 66,540 33,300 33,240 113,355 58,275 55,080
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 46,982 56,520 37,429 47,183 57,703 36,054
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 46,680 19,425 27,255 77,800 32,180 45,620
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 7,811 7,799 7,819 7,873 7,836 7,898
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 55,665 28,495 27,175 96,425 50,805 45,620
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 44,805 52,784 36,439 44,356 53,197 34,510
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 23 74,375 36,380 38,000 128,390 63,980 64,410
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households who worked full year full time in 2015 - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 24 25,570 14,630 10,935 44,455 26,640 17,815
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 54,793 60,026 47,839 53,193 58,887 45,508
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 62,218 68,534 53,771 61,021 67,383 51,509
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)Census data footnote 28 89.6 92.7 85.1 89.7 93.1 84.4
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 72.2 74.7 68.6 72.4 75.4 67.7
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 10.4 7.3 14.9 10.3 6.9 15.6
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 74,380 36,375 38,000 128,390 63,980 64,410
Without total income 2,780 1,380 1,405 5,695 2,745 2,945
With total income 71,600 35,000 36,595 122,695 61,235 61,465
Percentage with total income 96.3 96.2 96.3 95.6 95.7 95.4
Under $10,000 (including loss) 8,145 3,200 4,945 14,675 5,320 9,355
$10,000 to $19,999 10,780 4,125 6,655 18,165 6,720 11,440
$20,000 to $29,999 10,860 4,410 6,450 17,960 7,255 10,705
$30,000 to $39,999 8,535 3,760 4,780 14,435 6,485 7,950
$40,000 to $49,999 7,645 3,780 3,865 13,995 7,245 6,755
$50,000 to $59,999 6,250 3,305 2,950 10,760 6,065 4,695
$60,000 to $69,999 4,735 2,825 1,905 8,205 5,245 2,965
$70,000 to $79,999 3,545 2,225 1,325 6,015 4,025 1,990
$80,000 to $89,999 2,645 1,645 1,005 4,430 2,940 1,495
$90,000 to $99,999 2,240 1,380 865 3,725 2,390 1,340
$100,000 and over 6,225 4,355 1,865 10,325 7,550 2,775
$100,000 to $149,999 4,480 3,010 1,470 7,355 5,190 2,160
$150,000 and over 1,745 1,350 400 2,975 2,355 615
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 74,380 36,380 38,005 128,390 63,975 64,410
Without after-tax income 2,765 1,375 1,390 5,675 2,745 2,925
With after-tax income 71,610 35,000 36,610 122,715 61,235 61,480
Percentage with after-tax income 96.3 96.2 96.3 95.6 95.7 95.5
Under $10,000 (including loss) 8,375 3,250 5,130 15,080 5,440 9,640
$10,000 to $19,999 11,245 4,335 6,910 18,925 7,060 11,865
$20,000 to $29,999 12,370 5,075 7,295 20,560 8,390 12,170
$30,000 to $39,999 10,520 4,870 5,650 18,225 8,745 9,485
$40,000 to $49,999 8,825 4,660 4,165 15,590 8,635 6,950
$50,000 to $59,999 6,290 3,675 2,620 10,945 6,880 4,070
$60,000 to $69,999 4,310 2,675 1,635 7,285 4,830 2,450
$70,000 to $79,999 3,135 1,970 1,160 5,265 3,475 1,785
$80,000 and over 6,545 4,500 2,045 10,845 7,775 3,070
$80,000 to $89,999 2,285 1,405 880 3,670 2,365 1,305
$90,000 to $99,999 1,335 930 405 2,235 1,620 615
$100,000 and over 2,925 2,165 760 4,940 3,795 1,145
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 74,380 36,375 38,005 128,390 63,980 64,410
Without employment income 18,710 7,880 10,830 31,965 13,095 18,865
With employment income 55,670 28,495 27,170 96,425 50,880 45,540
Percentage with employment income 74.8 78.3 71.5 75.1 79.5 70.7
Under $5,000 (including loss) 6,195 2,715 3,480 11,310 4,860 6,450
$5,000 to $9,999 4,230 1,775 2,455 7,255 2,970 4,275
$10,000 to $19,999 7,455 3,180 4,270 12,450 5,270 7,180
$20,000 to $29,999 6,240 2,640 3,600 10,825 4,525 6,300
$30,000 to $39,999 6,095 2,740 3,355 10,440 4,845 5,595
$40,000 to $49,999 5,585 2,815 2,770 10,525 5,660 4,860
$50,000 to $59,999 4,805 2,640 2,170 8,245 4,885 3,365
$60,000 to $69,999 3,680 2,240 1,440 6,370 4,215 2,155
$70,000 to $79,999 2,695 1,765 935 4,615 3,250 1,365
$80,000 and over 8,690 5,985 2,710 14,390 10,400 3,985
$80,000 to $89,999 2,100 1,335 765 3,575 2,440 1,135
$90,000 to $99,999 1,915 1,195 725 3,130 2,010 1,125
$100,000 and over 4,675 3,455 1,220 7,680 5,950 1,735
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 37,575 ... ... 62,825 ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 74,084 ... ... 76,397 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 65,351 ... ... 67,486 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 10,335 ... ... 15,395 ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 36,745 ... ... 37,490 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 33,410 ... ... 33,958 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 27,245 ... ... 47,425 ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 91,602 ... ... 91,108 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 80,369 ... ... 79,982 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 37,575 ... ... 62,820 ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 92,902 ... ... 94,884 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 78,671 ... ... 80,307 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data 10,340 ... ... 15,355 ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 47,830 ... ... 48,241 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 40,789 ... ... 41,159 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data 27,235 ... ... 47,470 ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 110,015 ... ... 109,973 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 93,055 ... ... 92,971 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 37,575 ... ... 62,825 ... ...
Under $5,000 500 ... ... 770 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 355 ... ... 560 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 565 ... ... 850 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,180 ... ... 1,680 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 1,885 ... ... 2,825 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 1,310 ... ... 2,020 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 1,425 ... ... 2,230 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 1,685 ... ... 2,650 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 1,525 ... ... 2,570 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 1,550 ... ... 2,545 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 2,990 ... ... 5,005 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 2,760 ... ... 4,775 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 2,565 ... ... 4,530 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 2,345 ... ... 4,230 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 2,125 ... ... 3,700 ... ...
$100,000 and over 12,810 ... ... 21,890 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 4,395 ... ... 7,645 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 2,915 ... ... 5,030 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 3,160 ... ... 5,340 ... ...
$200,000 and over 2,345 ... ... 3,875 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 37,575 ... ... 62,825 ... ...
Under $5,000 535 ... ... 840 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 365 ... ... 580 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 575 ... ... 860 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 1,230 ... ... 1,745 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 1,995 ... ... 2,990 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 1,535 ... ... 2,330 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 1,710 ... ... 2,650 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 1,910 ... ... 3,110 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 1,820 ... ... 2,985 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 1,870 ... ... 3,105 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 3,465 ... ... 5,970 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 3,245 ... ... 5,620 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 2,930 ... ... 5,280 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 2,615 ... ... 4,565 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 2,230 ... ... 3,920 ... ...
$100,000 and over 9,550 ... ... 16,270 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 4,065 ... ... 7,080 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 2,385 ... ... 3,985 ... ...
$150,000 and over 3,100 ... ... 5,205 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 25,185 ... ... 44,740 ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 91,516 ... ... 90,380 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 79,993 ... ... 79,283 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 2.9 ... ... 3.1 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 10,725 ... ... 18,265 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 83,862 ... ... 83,599 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 73,664 ... ... 73,443 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 9,925 ... ... 19,555 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 117,170 ... ... 109,477 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 100,789 ... ... 94,851 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 4.0 ... ... 4.2 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 3,655 ... ... 5,640 ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 55,398 ... ... 54,256 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 51,296 ... ... 50,404 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 25,150 ... ... 44,700 ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 110,374 ... ... 109,697 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 93,081 ... ... 92,537 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data 10,735 ... ... 18,280 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 104,861 ... ... 105,605 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 87,687 ... ... 88,113 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data 9,925 ... ... 19,530 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 133,859 ... ... 127,355 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 112,544 ... ... 107,437 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,670 ... ... 5,685 ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 68,125 ... ... 66,145 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 59,955 ... ... 58,394 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 16,925 8,410 8,510 24,300 12,720 11,585
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 31,858 35,016 29,536 33,704 37,799 30,097
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 29,542 31,748 27,867 30,988 33,855 28,160
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 16,910 8,495 8,410 24,285 12,835 11,450
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 42,283 45,750 38,781 43,525 47,404 39,178
Average after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 36,380 38,755 33,981 37,404 40,113 34,367
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 90,485 44,625 45,860 162,380 81,430 80,950
In the bottom half of the distribution 43,270 20,595 22,670 81,240 39,645 41,595
In the bottom decile 7,890 3,745 4,145 12,595 6,075 6,525
In the second decile 8,590 3,865 4,725 16,225 7,530 8,695
In the third decile 8,665 4,070 4,595 17,665 8,570 9,095
In the fourth decile 8,945 4,390 4,555 17,230 8,625 8,605
In the fifth decile 9,180 4,530 4,650 17,515 8,845 8,665
In the top half of the distribution 47,215 24,030 23,185 81,145 41,780 39,360
In the sixth decile 9,325 4,655 4,675 16,990 8,635 8,355
In the seventh decile 9,320 4,735 4,580 16,315 8,400 7,915
In the eighth decile 9,490 4,795 4,695 16,150 8,245 7,905
In the ninth decile 9,600 4,955 4,640 16,215 8,445 7,770
In the top decile 9,475 4,885 4,595 15,475 8,060 7,415
Low income in 2015
Total - Low-income status in 2015 for the population in private households to whom low-income concepts are applicable - 100% dataCensus data footnote 43 90,480 44,625 45,860 162,385 81,430 80,955
0 to 17 years 19,000 9,675 9,330 40,270 20,610 19,660
0 to 5 years 6,715 3,430 3,290 13,895 7,125 6,775
18 to 64 years 58,065 28,795 29,275 100,150 50,370 49,780
65 years and over 13,415 6,160 7,250 21,960 10,450 11,510
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 10,380 4,695 5,690 18,425 8,555 9,875
0 to 17 years 2,935 1,455 1,480 6,265 3,140 3,130
0 to 5 years 1,190 575 625 2,500 1,220 1,270
18 to 64 years 6,320 2,855 3,470 10,265 4,710 5,555
65 years and over 1,120 385 740 1,895 705 1,190
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 11.5 10.5 12.4 11.3 10.5 12.2
0 to 17 years (%) 15.4 15.0 15.9 15.6 15.2 15.9
0 to 5 years (%) 17.7 16.8 19.0 18.0 17.1 18.7
18 to 64 years (%) 10.9 9.9 11.9 10.2 9.4 11.2
65 years and over (%) 8.3 6.3 10.2 8.6 6.7 10.3
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 6,625 3,190 3,430 9,455 4,625 4,825
0 to 17 years 1,690 855 830 2,675 1,355 1,325
0 to 5 years 660 325 340 1,020 515 505
18 to 64 years 4,715 2,235 2,480 6,395 3,090 3,305
65 years and over 225 100 125 385 185 200
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 7.3 7.1 7.5 5.8 5.7 6.0
0 to 17 years (%) 8.9 8.8 8.9 6.6 6.6 6.7
0 to 5 years (%) 9.8 9.5 10.3 7.3 7.2 7.5
18 to 64 years (%) 8.1 7.8 8.5 6.4 6.1 6.6
65 years and over (%) 1.7 1.6 1.7 1.8 1.8 1.7

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Lethbridge, CY [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 2, CDR [Census division], Alberta (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 28, 2021).

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