Census Profile, 2016 Census
Edmonton, City [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 11, Census division [Census division], Alberta

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Characteristic Edmonton, CY
Alberta
[Census subdivision]
Division No. 11, CDR
Alberta
[Census division]
Data quality , Edmonton, City [Census subdivision], Alberta  Map : Edmonton, City [Census subdivision], Alberta
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 913,585 457,210 456,370 1,340,930 671,765 669,165
Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 46 793,725 397,565 396,165 1,204,920 604,430 600,485
Canadian citizens aged under 18 173,215 88,605 84,610 275,450 141,115 134,335
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 620,515 308,960 311,555 929,465 463,315 466,155
Not Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 47 119,860 59,645 60,215 136,010 67,335 68,680
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total - Immigrant status and period of immigration for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 48 913,585 457,210 456,370 1,340,925 671,760 669,165
Non-immigrantsCensus data footnote 49 613,865 309,585 304,280 1,000,485 504,460 496,030
ImmigrantsCensus data footnote 50 274,360 134,350 140,005 311,695 152,320 159,375
Before 1981 48,220 24,090 24,135 62,200 31,070 31,130
1981 to 1990 30,460 15,010 15,455 34,225 16,735 17,490
1991 to 2000 43,245 20,325 22,915 47,295 22,185 25,110
2001 to 2010 80,875 39,850 41,025 88,735 43,620 45,115
2001 to 2005 33,690 16,395 17,295 36,875 18,005 18,865
2006 to 2010 47,185 23,450 23,730 51,860 25,615 26,240
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 51 71,555 35,075 36,480 79,240 38,700 40,535
Non-permanent residentsCensus data footnote 52 25,360 13,275 12,085 28,750 14,990 13,755
Age at immigration
Total - Age at immigration for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 274,355 134,350 140,010 311,690 152,315 159,375
Under 5 years 25,255 13,065 12,190 29,655 15,360 14,300
5 to 14 years 45,825 23,775 22,050 54,165 28,110 26,060
15 to 24 years 56,420 25,910 30,510 64,030 29,345 34,685
25 to 44 years 123,445 60,725 62,715 138,325 67,635 70,690
45 years and over 23,410 10,870 12,540 25,510 11,870 13,640
Immigrants by selected place of birthThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census immigration data
Total - Selected places of birth for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 54 274,355 134,350 140,010 311,690 152,315 159,375
Americas 26,650 12,960 13,685 32,055 15,400 16,655
Brazil 655 270 390 810 340 470
Colombia 2,455 1,260 1,195 2,610 1,305 1,305
El Salvador 2,895 1,465 1,430 3,085 1,570 1,510
Guyana 1,265 575 690 1,420 630 785
Haiti 505 275 230 540 305 235
Jamaica 2,510 1,155 1,355 2,810 1,270 1,540
Mexico 2,045 1,040 1,010 2,515 1,270 1,245
Peru 475 190 290 555 220 340
Trinidad and Tobago 1,405 690 710 1,650 815 835
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 6,230 3,005 3,220 8,845 4,125 4,725
Other places of birth in Americas 6,205 3,030 3,175 7,220 3,555 3,660
Europe 49,280 24,425 24,850 66,915 33,290 33,625
Bosnia and Herzegovina 1,815 925 890 1,940 995 950
Croatia 1,255 655 600 1,430 775 660
France 575 265 310 780 345 430
Germany 4,745 2,340 2,405 7,405 3,705 3,700
Greece 560 320 235 655 370 285
Hungary 755 370 385 975 485 490
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 975 550 425 1,540 825 715
Italy 3,050 1,590 1,460 3,520 1,895 1,620
Netherlands 2,200 1,200 1,000 4,030 2,130 1,910
Poland 6,965 3,355 3,610 8,110 3,895 4,220
Portugal 2,335 1,160 1,170 2,575 1,265 1,305
Romania 2,130 1,085 1,045 2,340 1,190 1,150
Russian Federation 1,975 870 1,100 2,375 1,020 1,355
SerbiaCensus data footnote 57 810 360 450 880 390 490
Ukraine 3,445 1,520 1,925 3,785 1,660 2,125
United KingdomCensus data footnote 58 10,175 5,190 4,980 17,305 8,820 8,485
Other places of birth in Europe 5,520 2,670 2,855 7,260 3,530 3,725
Africa 35,155 18,180 16,970 37,320 19,305 18,015
Algeria 350 185 170 385 195 185
Egypt 1,860 1,045 820 2,065 1,165 895
Ethiopia 3,950 2,020 1,935 4,015 2,045 1,970
Kenya 1,840 955 885 2,010 1,030 985
Morocco 775 480 295 805 495 310
Nigeria 3,045 1,610 1,430 3,265 1,740 1,525
Somalia 4,570 2,250 2,320 4,585 2,255 2,330
South Africa, Republic of 1,715 825 890 2,275 1,085 1,195
Other places of birth in Africa 17,050 8,820 8,230 17,915 9,290 8,625
Asia 159,590 76,970 82,620 171,135 82,205 88,930
Afghanistan 1,455 750 705 1,490 770 725
Bangladesh 1,555 785 775 1,615 805 805
ChinaCensus data footnote 59 19,150 8,790 10,360 19,755 9,045 10,710
Hong KongCensus data footnote 60 7,145 3,460 3,685 7,375 3,565 3,805
India 37,035 18,895 18,140 38,950 19,915 19,030
IranCensus data footnote 61 2,525 1,350 1,180 2,715 1,440 1,280
Iraq 1,965 1,060 905 2,100 1,140 960
Japan 590 160 425 710 200 505
Korea, SouthCensus data footnote 62 4,640 2,175 2,465 4,995 2,345 2,645
Lebanon 4,690 2,530 2,160 5,130 2,805 2,330
Pakistan 7,950 4,085 3,870 8,300 4,270 4,030
Philippines 40,585 17,950 22,635 46,175 20,225 25,950
Sri Lanka 2,000 990 1,015 2,130 1,055 1,075
SyriaCensus data footnote 63 1,985 1,080 895 2,030 1,100 930
Taiwan 965 420 545 1,035 445 585
Viet Nam 10,180 4,775 5,405 10,435 4,870 5,565
Other places of birth in Asia 15,180 7,720 7,460 16,185 8,190 7,990
Oceania and other places of birthCensus data footnote 64 3,685 1,805 1,875 4,270 2,120 2,155
Recent immigrants by selected places of birth
Total - Selected places of birth for the recent immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 54 71,555 35,070 36,480 79,240 38,705 40,535
Americas 5,095 2,450 2,645 5,910 2,775 3,130
Brazil 210 90 120 270 110 160
Colombia 515 225 295 575 235 340
Cuba 200 95 110 250 115 140
Haiti 170 95 75 175 100 80
Jamaica 630 275 350 685 290 395
Mexico 820 440 390 1,000 515 485
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 1,205 570 635 1,490 680 810
VenezuelaCensus data footnote 65 210 75 135 225 85 140
Other places of birth in Americas 1,135 590 545 1,235 635 600
Europe 5,825 2,970 2,860 7,410 3,785 3,620
France 90 45 45 110 55 50
Germany 385 215 170 575 325 245
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 370 250 125 530 330 205
MoldovaCensus data footnote 66 175 70 95 210 90 120
Romania 345 165 180 375 175 205
Russian Federation 410 155 255 460 170 290
Ukraine 845 385 465 905 420 485
United KingdomCensus data footnote 58 1,105 635 475 1,880 1,040 840
Other places of birth in Europe 2,090 1,040 1,045 2,365 1,185 1,180
Africa 11,455 5,800 5,660 11,820 5,990 5,830
Algeria 45 10 30 45 15 30
Cameroon 370 175 195 370 175 190
Congo, Democratic Republic of the 515 240 280 530 250 280
Côte d'Ivoire 270 115 150 285 130 155
Egypt 700 380 320 750 410 335
Eritrea 990 520 470 995 520 470
Ethiopia 1,195 625 575 1,225 630 595
Morocco 240 140 100 245 145 100
Nigeria 1,495 785 710 1,565 830 735
Somalia 1,380 685 695 1,385 685 705
South Africa, Republic of 425 215 210 505 245 255
Tunisia 150 75 75 155 75 80
Other places of birth in Africa 3,680 1,825 1,850 3,770 1,870 1,900
Asia 48,605 23,575 25,035 53,380 25,775 27,605
Afghanistan 215 110 105 220 115 105
Bangladesh 550 265 285 555 265 290
ChinaCensus data footnote 59 3,605 1,630 1,970 3,685 1,650 2,030
Hong KongCensus data footnote 60 305 110 195 310 110 200
India 13,125 6,815 6,310 13,630 7,130 6,505
IranCensus data footnote 61 880 480 405 890 475 410
Iraq 685 345 335 705 360 345
Israel 240 130 110 250 135 115
Japan 185 65 125 205 65 135
Korea, SouthCensus data footnote 62 1,460 735 720 1,500 745 755
Lebanon 730 370 360 795 410 390
Nepal 1,075 565 510 1,105 585 520
Pakistan 1,960 980 985 1,985 990 995
Philippines 18,285 8,390 9,890 21,940 10,010 11,930
Saudi Arabia 360 200 160 375 215 165
Sri Lanka 720 340 380 765 365 400
SyriaCensus data footnote 63 1,375 735 640 1,410 750 655
Taiwan 130 40 85 130 40 85
Turkey 215 135 85 215 130 85
United Arab Emirates 295 160 135 310 165 140
Viet Nam 725 285 440 760 300 465
Other places of birth in Asia 1,490 685 805 1,635 745 890
Oceania and otherCensus data footnote 64 575 285 290 725 380 345
Australia 170 90 85 275 145 130
Other places of birthCensus data footnote 67 400 195 205 450 235 215
Generation status
Total - Generation status for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 68 913,585 457,210 456,375 1,340,930 671,760 669,165
First generationCensus data footnote 69 304,795 150,175 154,620 347,495 170,900 176,595
Second generationCensus data footnote 70 196,420 99,020 97,405 262,495 131,800 130,690
Third generation or moreCensus data footnote 71 412,370 208,015 204,355 730,945 369,065 361,880
Admission category and applicant type
Total - Admission category and applicant type for the immigrant population in private households who landed between 1980 and 2016 - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 72 230,295 112,385 117,910 254,400 123,750 130,650
Economic immigrantsCensus data footnote 73 121,945 61,885 60,055 137,205 69,435 67,770
Principal applicantsCensus data footnote 74 49,650 30,900 18,750 55,745 34,490 21,260
Secondary applicantsCensus data footnote 75 72,290 30,980 41,305 81,460 34,945 46,515
Immigrants sponsored by familyCensus data footnote 76 66,270 27,565 38,710 73,075 30,220 42,850
RefugeesCensus data footnote 77 40,500 22,105 18,390 42,455 23,215 19,235
Other immigrantsCensus data footnote 78 1,585 835 750 1,670 880 790

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Edmonton, CY [Census subdivision], Alberta and Division No. 11, 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 April 22, 2021).

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