Census Profile, 2016 Census
Port Alberni, City [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Alberni-Clayoquot, Regional district [Census division], British Columbia

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Characteristic Port Alberni, CY
British Columbia
[Census subdivision]
Alberni-Clayoquot, RD
British Columbia
[Census division]
Data quality , Port Alberni, City [Census subdivision], British Columbia  Map : Port Alberni, City [Census subdivision], British Columbia
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 17,678 ... ... 30,981 ... ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 17,743 ... ... 31,061 ... ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 -0.4 ... ... -0.3 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 8,567 ... ... 15,490 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 8,119 ... ... 13,654 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 894.7 ... ... 4.7 ... ...
Land area in square kilometres 19.76 ... ... 6,589.15 ... ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 17,675 8,645 9,035 30,985 15,510 15,470
0 to 14 years 2,675 1,330 1,345 4,740 2,405 2,330
0 to 4 years 835 405 430 1,505 760 745
5 to 9 years 935 450 480 1,695 850 845
10 to 14 years 910 475 435 1,535 795 740
15 to 64 years 10,720 5,290 5,430 19,480 9,765 9,720
15 to 19 years 1,005 500 510 1,620 820 800
20 to 24 years 880 500 380 1,570 840 730
25 to 29 years 845 405 440 1,615 785 830
30 to 34 years 850 440 415 1,770 905 865
35 to 39 years 945 460 485 1,795 900 895
40 to 44 years 885 410 475 1,665 825 835
45 to 49 years 1,015 505 505 1,905 945 960
50 to 54 years 1,345 640 700 2,335 1,140 1,190
55 to 59 years 1,460 715 745 2,630 1,320 1,305
60 to 64 years 1,490 715 775 2,580 1,285 1,300
65 years and over 4,285 2,025 2,260 6,760 3,340 3,415
65 to 69 years 1,370 690 680 2,340 1,215 1,125
70 to 74 years 1,060 530 525 1,725 875 840
75 to 79 years 720 335 390 1,155 560 590
80 to 84 years 570 250 315 805 390 415
85 years and over 565 220 350 745 295 445
85 to 89 years 360 160 200 480 220 265
90 to 94 years 160 45 110 195 60 135
95 to 99 years 45 10 35 60 10 45
100 years and over 5 5 5 5 5 0
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 15.1 15.4 14.9 15.3 15.5 15.1
15 to 64 years 60.7 61.2 60.1 62.9 63.0 62.8
65 years and over 24.2 23.4 25.0 21.8 21.5 22.1
85 years and over 3.2 2.5 3.9 2.4 1.9 2.9
Average age of the population 45.3 44.5 45.9 44.2 43.8 44.6
Median age of the population 48.7 47.8 49.6 46.9 46.6 47.3
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 8,120 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
Single-detached house 5,625 ... ... 10,005 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 110 ... ... 110 ... ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 2,240 ... ... 2,945 ... ...
Semi-detached house 240 ... ... 425 ... ...
Row house 420 ... ... 575 ... ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 380 ... ... 545 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 1,170 ... ... 1,360 ... ...
Other single-attached house 20 ... ... 40 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 140 ... ... 595 ... ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 8,120 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
1 person 2,850 ... ... 4,380 ... ...
2 persons 3,100 ... ... 5,350 ... ...
3 persons 1,030 ... ... 1,830 ... ...
4 persons 735 ... ... 1,290 ... ...
5 or more persons 405 ... ... 800 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 17,325 ... ... 30,260 ... ...
Average household size 2.1 ... ... 2.2 ... ...
Marital status
Total - Marital status for the population aged 15 years and over - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 15,000 7,310 7,685 26,245 13,105 13,135
Married or living common law 8,155 4,090 4,070 14,950 7,490 7,460
Married 6,425 3,220 3,200 11,475 5,760 5,715
Living common law 1,730 865 865 3,475 1,735 1,745
Not married and not living common law 6,845 3,230 3,620 11,295 5,615 5,675
Never married 3,750 2,145 1,605 6,640 3,840 2,800
Separated 495 210 280 790 370 420
Divorced 1,330 600 735 2,090 1,000 1,090
Widowed 1,275 275 1,005 1,770 405 1,365
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 5,010 ... ... 8,845 ... ...
2 persons 3,085 ... ... 5,435 ... ...
3 persons 970 ... ... 1,685 ... ...
4 persons 670 ... ... 1,180 ... ...
5 or more persons 285 ... ... 545 ... ...
Average size of census families 2.7 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 5,005 ... ... 8,845 ... ...
Total couple families 3,995 ... ... 7,295 ... ...
Married couples 3,125 ... ... 5,555 ... ...
Common-law couples 865 ... ... 1,740 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 1,015 ... ... 1,560 ... ...
Female parent 775 ... ... 1,140 ... ...
Male parent 245 ... ... 415 ... ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 3,995 ... ... 7,290 ... ...
Couples without children 2,465 ... ... 4,455 ... ...
Couples with children 1,525 ... ... 2,835 ... ...
1 child 695 ... ... 1,290 ... ...
2 children 580 ... ... 1,055 ... ...
3 or more children 250 ... ... 495 ... ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 1,015 ... ... 1,560 ... ...
1 child 615 ... ... 980 ... ...
2 children 275 ... ... 400 ... ...
3 or more children 125 ... ... 180 ... ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 4,035 1,970 2,065 6,655 3,410 3,240
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 8,120 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
One-census-family households 4,855 ... ... 8,455 ... ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 2,415 ... ... 4,325 ... ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 2,440 ... ... 4,135 ... ...
Multiple-census-family households 75 ... ... 190 ... ...
Non-census-family households 3,190 ... ... 5,005 ... ...
One-person households 2,850 ... ... 4,380 ... ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 335 ... ... 620 ... ...
Knowledge of official languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 15 17,400 8,535 8,865 30,690 15,395 15,290
English only 16,395 8,075 8,320 28,865 14,570 14,295
French only 5 0 5 10 5 5
English and French 945 440 500 1,740 800 940
Neither English nor French 60 20 45 75 25 55
First official language spokenThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - First official language spoken for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 16 17,400 8,535 8,865 30,690 15,395 15,290
English 17,100 8,400 8,700 30,145 15,135 15,010
French 240 120 115 455 225 225
English and French 5 0 5 25 15 10
Neither English nor French 60 15 40 70 25 50
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 240 125 120 465 235 230
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.5 1.5 1.5
Mother tongueThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Mother tongue for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 18 17,400 8,535 8,865 30,690 15,400 15,290
Single responses 17,230 8,455 8,780 30,405 15,260 15,145
Official languages 15,825 7,810 8,015 28,060 14,150 13,910
English 15,535 7,670 7,870 27,520 13,885 13,635
French 290 145 145 550 270 275
Non-official languages 1,410 645 760 2,345 1,110 1,230
Aboriginal languages 85 35 45 225 105 120
Algonquian languages 5 0 0 10 0 10
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 5 0 5 10 0 10
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 5 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 5 0 5 10 0 10
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 5 5 0 10 10 5
Northern Athabaskan languages 5 0 0 10 10 5
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 10 5 5
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 5 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 5 5 5 5 5 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 5 5 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 5
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 5 5 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 5 5 0 0
Tsimshian languages 5 0 5 10 0 5
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Nisga'a 5 0 5 5 0 5
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 60 25 30 160 85 80
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 55 25 30 160 80 75
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 5 5 5 25 10 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,325 605 715 2,115 1,005 1,115
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 5 0 10 10 0
Berber languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 0 5 0
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0 5 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages 5 5 5 10 5 5
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 5 5 5 10 5 5
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 5 0
Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 15 10 5 20 10 10
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 10 5 5 20 10 10
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 45 15 30 95 30 65
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 5 0 5 5 5 5
Fijian 5 0 0 5 5 5
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0 5 0 5
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0 5 0 5
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 35 10 25 80 20 55
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 5 0 0 5 0 0
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 5 0 0 5
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages 5 0 0 5 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0 5 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 1,065 500 565 1,680 820 860
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 165 60 100 270 115 155
Baltic languages 5 5 0 5 0 0
Latvian 0 0 5 5 0 0
Lithuanian 5 0 0 5 5 0
Slavic languages 160 65 100 265 115 155
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 5 0 0 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 5 5 0
Croatian 55 25 30 75 35 45
Czech 5 5 5 25 10 10
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 15 5 10 30 15 20
Russian 10 5 10 20 10 10
Serbian 5 5 5 15 5 10
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 0 0 5
Slovak 10 0 5 15 5 10
Slovene (Slovenian) 25 10 15 35 15 20
Ukrainian 30 10 20 45 20 25
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages 5 5 0 5 5 5
Scottish Gaelic 5 5 0 5 0 0
Welsh 0 0 5 0 0 5
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 430 205 230 810 405 400
Afrikaans 5 0 0 40 20 20
Danish 25 15 10 50 30 20
Dutch 145 65 80 250 125 125
Frisian 5 0 5 5 5 0
German 235 110 125 415 200 210
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 15 5 5 30 20 10
Swedish 10 0 5 15 5 10
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 5 5 0 5
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 5 0 5 5 5 5
Indo-Iranian languages 290 150 140 325 175 155
Indo-Aryan languages 290 150 135 320 170 155
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 30 20 10 35 25 15
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 255 130 125 280 145 140
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 5 5 0 5 5 5
Iranian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 5 0 0 5 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 170 75 95 265 120 145
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 125 60 70 175 80 90
Portuguese 0 5 0 5 5 5
Romanian 5 0 0 5 0 0
Spanish 40 15 25 80 30 50
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 5 0 5 20 10 15
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 20 15 10 45 20 20
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 5
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages 5 0 0 5 0 5
American Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 5
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 0 0 5
Sino-Tibetan languages 90 40 45 120 60 65
Chinese languages 85 40 45 120 55 65
Cantonese 45 25 25 55 30 25
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 25 10 20 40 15 25
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 15 5 5 25 10 15
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 5 0 5 10 0 5
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 5 5 5 5
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 5 5 5 5 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 5 0 0 5 5 0
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uralic languages 65 30 35 95 40 55
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 20 5 15 35 15 20
Hungarian 45 25 20 60 25 30
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple responses 170 80 85 280 135 150
English and French 40 15 20 75 30 45
English and non-official language 120 60 60 205 105 100
French and non-official language 0 0 0 5 0 5
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Language spoken most often at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Language spoken most often at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 19 17,400 8,535 8,865 30,690 15,395 15,290
Single responses 17,120 8,400 8,720 30,235 15,180 15,060
Official languages 16,700 8,205 8,495 29,655 14,905 14,745
English 16,665 8,185 8,475 29,565 14,870 14,695
French 35 15 20 85 40 50
Non-official languages 420 200 225 580 270 310
Aboriginal languages 15 10 10 30 20 15
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 5 0 5
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 10 10 5 20 15 10
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 15 10 5 20 15 10
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 5 5 5
Non-Aboriginal languages 405 190 220 550 255 295
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 0 0 5 5 5
Berber languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages 5 5 0 5 5 0
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 5 5 0 5 5 0
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 5 5 5 10 10 5
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 5 0 0 15 5 10
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 20 10 10 25 10 15
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 15 10 10 25 10 10
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 285 135 150 380 175 205
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 45 20 25 70 30 40
Baltic languages 0 5 0 0 5 0
Latvian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lithuanian 5 0 0 0 0 5
Slavic languages 45 20 25 65 25 35
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 5 0 0
Croatian 25 10 10 20 10 10
Czech 5 0 0 10 5 5
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 5 5 5 0 5 0
Russian 0 5 0 10 0 5
Serbian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 5 0 0 5 0
Slovak 0 0 0 0 5 0
Slovene (Slovenian) 5 5 5 15 5 5
Ukrainian 5 0 0 5 0 0
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages 5 0 0 0 0 0
Scottish Gaelic 5 0 0 5 5 0
Welsh 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 20 10 15 75 35 40
Afrikaans 5 0 5 25 15 15
Danish 0 0 0 5 0 5
Dutch 5 5 0 5 5 5
Frisian 0 0 0 0 0 0
German 10 0 5 35 15 20
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0 0 5 0
Swedish 0 5 0 5 0 0
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages 175 90 85 185 95 90
Indo-Aryan languages 170 90 85 185 90 90
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 5 0 5 5 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 165 80 80 175 90 90
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 5 5 0 0 5 0
Iranian languages 5 0 0 5 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 35 10 25 50 15 35
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 30 10 20 35 15 25
Portuguese 5 5 0 0 0 0
Romanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish 10 0 5 15 5 10
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0 5 0 0
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 20 10 10 25 15 15
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages 5 5 5 10 5 10
American Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 5
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 5 10 5 5
Sino-Tibetan languages 55 25 30 70 30 35
Chinese languages 50 25 30 70 30 35
Cantonese 30 15 15 30 15 15
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 20 10 10 25 10 10
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 10 5 5 10 10 5
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uralic languages 10 5 5 10 5 10
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 5 0 5 5 0 5
Hungarian 5 5 0 10 5 5
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Multiple responses 280 135 145 455 220 235
English and French 15 10 10 50 25 30
English and non-official language 265 125 135 395 185 205
French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 5 5 0 5 5 0
Other language spoken regularly at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Other language(s) spoken regularly at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 20 17,405 8,535 8,865 30,690 15,400 15,290
None 16,520 8,140 8,380 29,220 14,730 14,485
English 195 95 100 305 150 160
French 150 65 90 260 105 150
Non-official language 525 230 290 885 405 480
Aboriginal 90 40 50 190 85 100
Non-Aboriginal 430 190 245 695 315 385
English and French 0 0 0 0 0 0
English and non-official language 5 0 5 5 5 0
French and non-official language 5 5 5 15 5 10
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
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 14,645 7,160 7,485 25,540 12,740 12,795
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 14,085 6,910 7,175 24,665 12,335 12,330
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 28,599 36,064 23,033 29,654 36,099 24,430
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 14,105 6,925 7,175 24,690 12,360 12,330
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 26,324 32,320 22,138 27,112 32,234 23,119
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 11,840 5,985 5,855 21,370 10,940 10,430
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 24,498 31,450 18,752 25,690 31,612 20,613
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 11,375 5,270 6,105 19,440 9,240 10,200
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 10,415 11,139 9,508 8,641 9,481 8,094
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 9,395 5,030 4,370 17,360 9,235 8,125
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 23,622 28,324 20,085 24,511 28,608 21,805
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 14,645 7,165 7,485 25,540 12,710 12,830
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 14,035 6,930 7,105 24,595 12,320 12,280
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 36,045 43,660 28,616 37,269 44,164 30,351
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 14,040 6,940 7,100 24,625 12,350 12,275
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 31,388 36,978 25,928 32,282 37,282 27,254
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 11,815 6,055 5,760 21,285 10,965 10,320
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 33,315 41,351 24,875 34,659 41,711 27,167
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 11,385 5,255 6,125 19,530 9,270 10,260
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 9,867 9,961 9,787 9,162 9,352 8,990
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 9,395 5,115 4,280 17,360 9,335 8,025
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,275 37,824 25,633 33,138 38,105 27,361
Total - Employment income statistics for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 23 14,645 7,165 7,485 25,540 12,715 12,825
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 3,040 1,720 1,325 5,720 3,205 2,520
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 48,302 57,442 38,829 46,931 55,264 39,799
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 53,706 61,881 43,065 52,312 58,588 44,338
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 77.4 81.7 71.0 80.3 83.7 75.4
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 59.7 63.7 54.1 62.6 65.4 58.5
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 22.6 18.3 28.9 19.6 16.3 24.6
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 14,645 7,165 7,485 25,540 12,740 12,800
Without total income 560 250 310 880 410 475
With total income 14,085 6,915 7,170 24,665 12,335 12,325
Percentage with total income 96.2 96.5 95.8 96.6 96.8 96.3
Under $10,000 (including loss) 1,905 750 1,150 3,470 1,465 2,005
$10,000 to $19,999 3,165 1,255 1,910 5,045 2,040 3,010
$20,000 to $29,999 2,260 885 1,380 3,940 1,620 2,315
$30,000 to $39,999 1,920 900 1,020 3,395 1,625 1,775
$40,000 to $49,999 1,455 765 690 2,555 1,340 1,215
$50,000 to $59,999 1,030 600 435 1,805 1,025 785
$60,000 to $69,999 705 495 215 1,305 880 420
$70,000 to $79,999 505 360 150 935 640 290
$80,000 to $89,999 350 260 90 665 470 195
$90,000 to $99,999 255 195 60 475 350 120
$100,000 and over 535 465 70 1,080 885 195
$100,000 to $149,999 460 400 60 870 715 155
$150,000 and over 75 60 15 210 170 35
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 14,645 7,165 7,485 25,540 12,740 12,795
Without after-tax income 545 235 310 850 385 465
With after-tax income 14,105 6,930 7,175 24,690 12,360 12,330
Percentage with after-tax income 96.3 96.7 95.9 96.7 97.0 96.4
Under $10,000 (including loss) 1,970 785 1,185 3,600 1,545 2,060
$10,000 to $19,999 3,330 1,335 1,985 5,315 2,175 3,140
$20,000 to $29,999 2,635 1,075 1,560 4,650 2,000 2,650
$30,000 to $39,999 2,160 1,065 1,095 3,790 1,885 1,910
$40,000 to $49,999 1,515 845 670 2,600 1,420 1,180
$50,000 to $59,999 900 600 305 1,675 1,085 580
$60,000 to $69,999 620 450 175 1,170 805 360
$70,000 to $79,999 410 305 100 775 565 210
$80,000 and over 560 465 90 1,110 880 230
$80,000 to $89,999 270 220 50 480 365 110
$90,000 to $99,999 120 110 15 235 195 40
$100,000 and over 170 145 30 395 320 75
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 14,645 7,160 7,485 25,540 12,745 12,800
Without employment income 5,255 2,140 3,115 8,180 3,505 4,670
With employment income 9,395 5,030 4,370 17,360 9,235 8,130
Percentage with employment income 64.2 70.3 58.4 68.0 72.5 63.5
Under $5,000 (including loss) 2,210 1,230 980 3,710 2,040 1,670
$5,000 to $9,999 845 380 460 1,510 690 820
$10,000 to $19,999 1,275 540 735 2,480 1,110 1,375
$20,000 to $29,999 1,060 435 620 2,140 900 1,240
$30,000 to $39,999 980 390 590 1,855 780 1,070
$40,000 to $49,999 735 370 365 1,410 705 705
$50,000 to $59,999 605 370 235 1,075 615 460
$60,000 to $69,999 465 325 135 855 585 270
$70,000 to $79,999 375 280 95 690 500 185
$80,000 and over 850 710 145 1,635 1,305 335
$80,000 to $89,999 270 200 70 515 360 155
$90,000 to $99,999 200 160 40 345 270 75
$100,000 and over 390 345 40 780 670 110
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 8,120 ... ... 13,650 ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 50,823 ... ... 55,278 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 45,957 ... ... 49,679 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 2,850 ... ... 4,385 ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 28,176 ... ... 29,545 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 26,091 ... ... 26,823 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 5,265 ... ... 9,270 ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 68,317 ... ... 72,230 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 61,224 ... ... 64,332 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 8,115 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 62,312 ... ... 67,134 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 54,291 ... ... 58,222 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data 2,850 ... ... 4,395 ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 36,490 ... ... 37,699 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 31,840 ... ... 32,722 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data 5,265 ... ... 9,255 ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 76,313 ... ... 81,108 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 66,465 ... ... 70,328 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 8,115 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
Under $5,000 110 ... ... 230 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 145 ... ... 235 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 475 ... ... 660 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 490 ... ... 745 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 515 ... ... 775 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 410 ... ... 630 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 500 ... ... 765 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 505 ... ... 790 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 425 ... ... 695 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 415 ... ... 660 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 705 ... ... 1,175 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 570 ... ... 1,025 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 600 ... ... 965 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 440 ... ... 785 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 385 ... ... 670 ... ...
$100,000 and over 1,425 ... ... 2,845 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 645 ... ... 1,230 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 385 ... ... 740 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 295 ... ... 615 ... ...
$200,000 and over 95 ... ... 265 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 8,120 ... ... 13,655 ... ...
Under $5,000 120 ... ... 245 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 150 ... ... 245 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 480 ... ... 670 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 505 ... ... 760 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 565 ... ... 865 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 525 ... ... 800 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 575 ... ... 890 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 555 ... ... 890 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 495 ... ... 780 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 435 ... ... 735 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 745 ... ... 1,285 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 700 ... ... 1,170 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 575 ... ... 995 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 430 ... ... 780 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 330 ... ... 635 ... ...
$100,000 and over 930 ... ... 1,920 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 550 ... ... 1,070 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 215 ... ... 455 ... ...
$150,000 and over 160 ... ... 395 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 5,010 ... ... 8,795 ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 68,648 ... ... 72,104 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 61,416 ... ... 64,043 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.8 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 2,375 ... ... 4,250 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 68,710 ... ... 70,292 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 61,440 ... ... 62,496 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 1,540 ... ... 2,860 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 93,376 ... ... 94,424 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 81,376 ... ... 83,072 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 3.9 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 975 ... ... 1,445 ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 38,208 ... ... 39,654 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 36,715 ... ... 37,923 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 5,020 ... ... 8,830 ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 76,372 ... ... 80,463 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 66,400 ... ... 69,658 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data 2,380 ... ... 4,290 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 78,623 ... ... 80,079 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 67,758 ... ... 68,860 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data 1,530 ... ... 2,820 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 96,438 ... ... 99,720 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 83,203 ... ... 85,925 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 975 ... ... 1,465 ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 42,728 ... ... 47,688 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 39,294 ... ... 43,063 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 3,650 1,810 1,840 5,930 3,100 2,830
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 25,175 26,880 24,261 26,624 28,747 25,180
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 23,813 25,253 23,302 24,966 26,334 23,856
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 3,630 1,825 1,805 5,885 3,115 2,775
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 33,776 37,494 30,024 35,010 36,967 32,814
Average after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 29,623 32,280 26,942 30,549 31,883 29,053
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 17,320 8,490 8,835 30,260 15,135 15,125
In the bottom half of the distribution 11,060 5,230 5,830 18,585 9,095 9,490
In the bottom decile 2,990 1,420 1,570 4,815 2,385 2,435
In the second decile 2,390 1,075 1,310 3,875 1,800 2,070
In the third decile 2,070 965 1,105 3,560 1,720 1,835
In the fourth decile 1,830 865 960 3,210 1,570 1,640
In the fifth decile 1,780 905 875 3,120 1,615 1,505
In the top half of the distribution 6,260 3,260 3,005 11,680 6,040 5,640
In the sixth decile 1,770 900 870 3,015 1,535 1,485
In the seventh decile 1,520 775 740 2,725 1,385 1,345
In the eighth decile 1,240 650 595 2,390 1,240 1,150
In the ninth decile 1,215 645 570 2,300 1,200 1,100
In the top decile 510 280 225 1,240 680 560
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 17,320 8,490 8,830 28,275 14,095 14,180
0 to 17 years 3,265 1,605 1,660 5,085 2,550 2,535
0 to 5 years 1,015 485 530 1,595 810 790
18 to 64 years 10,045 4,955 5,090 16,965 8,425 8,535
65 years and over 4,015 1,930 2,085 6,230 3,120 3,110
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 4,070 1,875 2,195 5,555 2,640 2,920
0 to 17 years 1,100 540 555 1,425 710 715
0 to 5 years 395 190 205 510 255 260
18 to 64 years 2,335 1,095 1,245 3,265 1,575 1,690
65 years and over 635 245 395 865 355 510
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 23.5 22.1 24.9 19.6 18.7 20.6
0 to 17 years (%) 33.7 33.6 33.4 28.0 27.8 28.2
0 to 5 years (%) 38.9 39.2 38.7 32.0 31.5 32.9
18 to 64 years (%) 23.2 22.1 24.5 19.2 18.7 19.8
65 years and over (%) 15.8 12.7 18.9 13.9 11.4 16.4
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 1,930 970 960 2,605 1,340 1,265
0 to 17 years 450 220 230 580 285 295
0 to 5 years 160 80 80 205 105 100
18 to 64 years 1,400 715 685 1,900 995 905
65 years and over 75 35 45 120 55 70
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 11.1 11.4 10.9 9.2 9.5 8.9
0 to 17 years (%) 13.8 13.7 13.9 11.4 11.2 11.6
0 to 5 years (%) 15.8 16.5 15.1 12.9 13.0 12.7
18 to 64 years (%) 13.9 14.4 13.5 11.2 11.8 10.6
65 years and over (%) 1.9 1.8 2.2 1.9 1.8 2.3
Knowledge of languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 44 17,320 8,490 8,830 30,265 15,140 15,125
Official languages 17,245 8,470 8,775 30,150 15,105 15,045
English 17,245 8,470 8,775 30,155 15,100 15,045
French 905 385 520 1,710 755 960
Non-official languages 1,880 895 985 3,260 1,575 1,685
Aboriginal languages 140 65 75 410 195 215
Algonquian languages 0 0 10 10 0 10
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 10 0 0 10 10
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 10 10 0 0 0 0
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 10 10 0 10
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 10 10 0 10 10 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 10 0 0 10 10 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 10 0 10 0 0
Chilcotin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages 0 0 0 10 0 10
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 10
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Michif 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 0 10 0
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lillooet 0 0 0 0 0 0
Okanagan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Squamish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Straits 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dakota 0 0 0 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nisga'a 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 125 55 70 365 170 190
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 120 55 70 365 170 195
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 15 10 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,740 825 910 2,865 1,380 1,490
Afro-Asiatic languages 35 15 15 35 20 15
Berber languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kabyle 0 0 0 0 0 0
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages 35 15 15 35 20 15
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 35 15 15 35 20 15
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hebrew 0 0 0 0 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austro-Asiatic languages 40 25 20 55 30 25
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 40 20 15 50 25 25
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 45 20 25 125 40 80
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0 10 0 0
Hiligaynon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ilocano 0 0 10 0 0 10
Malagasy 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 40 15 20 110 35 75
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 0 0 0 0 0 10
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 0
Dravidian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0 0 0 0
Malayalam 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tamil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-European languages 1,340 635 710 2,240 1,095 1,145
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 10 0 0 10 10 0
Balto-Slavic languages 185 65 120 350 125 225
Baltic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Latvian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavic languages 185 65 120 350 130 225
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 10 0 0 10 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatian 80 25 50 120 40 80
Czech 0 0 0 20 10 15
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 10 0 10 30 10 20
Russian 10 10 10 55 20 35
Serbian 0 0 0 20 0 20
Serbo-Croatian 10 0 0 20 10 10
Slovak 10 0 10 10 0 0
Slovene (Slovenian) 15 10 10 50 25 25
Ukrainian 50 20 35 65 30 35
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 10 0 10
Celtic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Welsh 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 450 200 245 905 460 445
Afrikaans 0 0 0 40 15 20
Danish 15 0 15 60 25 35
Dutch 165 60 110 310 150 160
Frisian 15 10 10 15 10 10
German 260 140 125 490 265 225
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 10 0 0 25 20 10
Swedish 15 0 10 20 10 10
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 15 0 10 15 10 10
Indo-Iranian languages 395 205 190 440 235 210
Indo-Aryan languages 395 205 190 445 230 210
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 45 25 25 55 30 30
Kashmiri 0 0 0 0 0 0
Konkani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Punjabi (Panjabi) 370 200 175 415 220 195
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 10 0 0 10 0 10
Iranian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 335 170 165 575 295 285
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 170 80 90 230 120 110
Portuguese 0 0 0 10 0 0
Romanian 0 0 0 10 0 0
Spanish 160 85 75 335 165 170
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 25 10 15 55 20 35
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 35 20 25 50 20 30
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 10 10 0
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bamanankan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Edo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ewe 0 0 0 0 0 0
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ganda 0 0 0 0 0 0
Igbo 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Shona 0 10 0 10 10 0
Swahili 0 0 0 10 0 0
Wolof 0 0 0 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 10 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages 60 30 30 80 40 40
American Sign Language 40 25 15 50 30 20
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 25 10 15 35 15 20
Sino-Tibetan languages 120 60 60 145 70 75
Chinese languages 120 65 55 145 70 75
Cantonese 45 20 20 60 25 35
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 65 35 35 75 40 40
Min Dong 0 0 0 0 0 0
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 10 10 0 10 10 10
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 35 20 15 45 20 20
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Karenic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibetan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 0 10 0 15 10 10
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0 15 10 10
Uyghur 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Uralic languages 80 40 40 115 60 55
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 15 10 0 40 30 10
Hungarian 65 30 35 75 30 40
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 10 0 10 10 0
Citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 17,320 8,490 8,830 30,260 15,140 15,125
Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 46 16,960 8,325 8,640 29,515 14,795 14,715
Canadian citizens aged under 18 3,285 1,620 1,665 5,640 2,860 2,785
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 13,675 6,700 6,975 23,870 11,940 11,935
Not Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 47 360 165 190 755 340 410
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 17,320 8,490 8,830 30,260 15,135 15,125
Non-immigrantsCensus data footnote 49 15,535 7,645 7,890 27,195 13,685 13,510
ImmigrantsCensus data footnote 50 1,725 820 905 2,935 1,395 1,535
Before 1981 1,230 620 615 1,935 1,000 930
1981 to 1990 125 35 90 285 90 195
1991 to 2000 100 35 65 205 65 140
2001 to 2010 180 80 90 305 130 180
2001 to 2005 85 45 40 140 60 80
2006 to 2010 95 40 55 165 65 100
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 51 90 45 45 210 110 95
Non-permanent residentsCensus data footnote 52 55 25 35 135 60 80
Age at immigration
Total - Age at immigration for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 1,725 820 905 2,930 1,395 1,535
Under 5 years 250 155 95 420 265 155
5 to 14 years 330 165 160 565 280 285
15 to 24 years 560 255 310 820 370 450
25 to 44 years 525 210 320 985 410 575
45 years and over 60 35 25 150 70 75
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 1,725 820 910 2,930 1,395 1,535
Americas 190 90 95 450 185 270
Brazil 0 0 0 10 0 10
Colombia 10 10 0 0 0 0
El Salvador 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haiti 10 0 10 10 0 10
Jamaica 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mexico 15 0 15 25 0 25
Peru 0 0 0 0 0 0
Trinidad and Tobago 10 0 10 20 10 10
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 145 75 65 350 150 195
Other places of birth in Americas 15 10 10 35 20 15
Europe 1,030 510 520 1,760 920 840
Bosnia and Herzegovina 10 0 0 15 0 10
Croatia 60 15 45 65 20 45
France 15 10 0 25 10 10
Germany 165 95 70 290 155 140
Greece 10 0 0 0 0 10
Hungary 40 20 25 50 20 25
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 10 10 0 20 20 0
Italy 95 45 50 115 55 60
Netherlands 180 80 100 285 155 125
Poland 15 0 15 35 10 25
Portugal 0 0 0 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0 10 10 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0 20 0 10
SerbiaCensus data footnote 57 0 0 0 10 0 0
Ukraine 10 0 0 10 0 0
United KingdomCensus data footnote 58 365 210 155 600 330 275
Other places of birth in Europe 65 35 35 215 125 90
Africa 45 15 25 85 35 50
Algeria 0 0 0 0 0 0
Egypt 25 10 15 30 0 15
Ethiopia 0 0 10 10 0 0
Kenya 0 0 0 10 0 0
Morocco 0 0 0 0 0 0
Nigeria 0 0 0 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0 40 20 20
Other places of birth in Africa 15 10 10 15 10 10
Asia 425 185 235 565 235 330
Afghanistan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0 0 0 0
ChinaCensus data footnote 59 50 15 35 55 15 40
Hong KongCensus data footnote 60 15 0 0 15 15 0
India 205 90 115 235 105 135
IranCensus data footnote 61 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 0 10 0 15 0 10
Korea, SouthCensus data footnote 62 35 15 20 40 15 25
Lebanon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pakistan 10 0 10 10 0 10
Philippines 40 15 25 100 30 70
Sri Lanka 0 0 0 0 0 0
SyriaCensus data footnote 63 0 0 0 0 0 0
Taiwan 15 10 0 20 15 10
Viet Nam 25 15 15 55 25 25
Other places of birth in Asia 15 10 0 25 15 10
Oceania and other places of birthCensus data footnote 64 40 10 30 70 25 50
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 95 45 45 205 110 95
Americas 20 0 10 45 30 15
Brazil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colombia 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cuba 10 10 0 0 10 0
Haiti 0 0 0 0 0 0
Jamaica 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mexico 10 0 0 10 0 0
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 10 10 10 35 25 10
VenezuelaCensus data footnote 65 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 0 0 0 0 0 0
Europe 15 10 10 60 40 25
France 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germany 10 0 0 0 0 0
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 0 0 0 0 0 0
MoldovaCensus data footnote 66 0 0 0 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0 0 10 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0