Census Profile, 2016 Census
Port Alberni, City [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Port Alberni [Census agglomeration], British Columbia

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Characteristic Port Alberni, CY
British Columbia
[Census subdivision]
Port Alberni
British Columbia
[Census agglomeration]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 17,678 ... ... 25,112 ... ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 17,743 ... ... 25,465 ... ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 -0.4 ... ... -1.4 ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 8,567 ... ... 12,307 ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 8,119 ... ... 11,361 ... ...
Population density per square kilometre 894.7 ... ... 14.5 ... ...
Land area in square kilometres 19.76 ... ... 1,729.39 ... ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 17,675 8,645 9,035 25,110 12,415 12,695
0 to 14 years 2,675 1,330 1,345 3,725 1,850 1,880
0 to 4 years 835 405 430 1,120 545 570
5 to 9 years 935 450 480 1,325 645 680
10 to 14 years 910 475 435 1,280 655 625
15 to 64 years 10,720 5,290 5,430 15,340 7,610 7,735
15 to 19 years 1,005 500 510 1,370 695 680
20 to 24 years 880 500 380 1,180 660 520
25 to 29 years 845 405 440 1,140 550 590
30 to 34 years 850 440 415 1,185 600 585
35 to 39 years 945 460 485 1,295 640 655
40 to 44 years 885 410 475 1,275 605 665
45 to 49 years 1,015 505 505 1,520 750 770
50 to 54 years 1,345 640 700 1,970 935 1,035
55 to 59 years 1,460 715 745 2,235 1,115 1,120
60 to 64 years 1,490 715 775 2,170 1,060 1,110
65 years and over 4,285 2,025 2,260 6,040 2,955 3,085
65 to 69 years 1,370 690 680 2,000 1,030 975
70 to 74 years 1,060 530 525 1,535 785 755
75 to 79 years 720 335 390 1,055 505 550
80 to 84 years 570 250 315 755 355 400
85 years and over 565 220 350 695 280 415
85 to 89 years 360 160 200 455 210 245
90 to 94 years 160 45 110 180 55 125
95 to 99 years 45 10 35 55 15 45
100 years and over 5 5 5 10 0 5
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 14.8 14.9 14.8
15 to 64 years 60.7 61.2 60.1 61.1 61.3 60.9
65 years and over 24.2 23.4 25.0 24.1 23.8 24.3
85 years and over 3.2 2.5 3.9 2.8 2.3 3.3
Average age of the population 45.3 44.5 45.9 45.6 45.2 46.0
Median age of the population 48.7 47.8 49.6 49.6 49.1 50.0
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 8,120 ... ... 11,365 ... ...
Single-detached house 5,625 ... ... 8,415 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 110 ... ... 110 ... ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 2,240 ... ... 2,380 ... ...
Semi-detached house 240 ... ... 290 ... ...
Row house 420 ... ... 450 ... ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 380 ... ... 420 ... ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 1,170 ... ... 1,195 ... ...
Other single-attached house 20 ... ... 20 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 140 ... ... 460 ... ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 8,120 ... ... 11,365 ... ...
1 person 2,850 ... ... 3,680 ... ...
2 persons 3,100 ... ... 4,565 ... ...
3 persons 1,030 ... ... 1,480 ... ...
4 persons 735 ... ... 1,055 ... ...
5 or more persons 405 ... ... 585 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 17,325 ... ... 24,710 ... ...
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 21,390 10,570 10,820
Married or living common law 8,155 4,090 4,070 12,340 6,170 6,165
Married 6,425 3,220 3,200 9,840 4,925 4,915
Living common law 1,730 865 865 2,495 1,245 1,250
Not married and not living common law 6,845 3,230 3,620 9,050 4,395 4,650
Never married 3,750 2,145 1,605 5,005 2,895 2,105
Separated 495 210 280 650 305 345
Divorced 1,330 600 735 1,775 835 940
Widowed 1,275 275 1,005 1,615 365 1,255
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 5,010 ... ... 7,370 ... ...
2 persons 3,085 ... ... 4,600 ... ...
3 persons 970 ... ... 1,380 ... ...
4 persons 670 ... ... 960 ... ...
5 or more persons 285 ... ... 430 ... ...
Average size of census families 2.7 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 5,005 ... ... 7,370 ... ...
Total couple families 3,995 ... ... 6,065 ... ...
Married couples 3,125 ... ... 4,815 ... ...
Common-law couples 865 ... ... 1,250 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 1,015 ... ... 1,305 ... ...
Female parent 775 ... ... 955 ... ...
Male parent 245 ... ... 345 ... ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 3,995 ... ... 6,065 ... ...
Couples without children 2,465 ... ... 3,785 ... ...
Couples with children 1,525 ... ... 2,275 ... ...
1 child 695 ... ... 1,030 ... ...
2 children 580 ... ... 855 ... ...
3 or more children 250 ... ... 390 ... ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 1,015 ... ... 1,305 ... ...
1 child 615 ... ... 815 ... ...
2 children 275 ... ... 345 ... ...
3 or more children 125 ... ... 145 ... ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 4,035 1,970 2,065 5,235 2,625 2,610
Household type
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 8,120 ... ... 11,360 ... ...
One-census-family households 4,855 ... ... 7,125 ... ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 2,415 ... ... 3,705 ... ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 2,440 ... ... 3,425 ... ...
Multiple-census-family households 75 ... ... 120 ... ...
Non-census-family households 3,190 ... ... 4,120 ... ...
One-person households 2,850 ... ... 3,680 ... ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 335 ... ... 435 ... ...
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 24,830 12,305 12,520
English only 16,395 8,075 8,320 23,455 11,675 11,785
French only 5 0 5 5 0 0
English and French 945 440 500 1,305 610 695
Neither English nor French 60 20 45 65 20 45
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 24,830 12,305 12,525
English 17,100 8,400 8,700 24,445 12,115 12,325
French 240 120 115 320 170 150
English and French 5 0 5 10 5 5
Neither English nor French 60 15 40 60 20 45
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 240 125 120 325 175 150
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.4 1.5 1.4 1.3 1.4 1.2
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 24,830 12,305 12,520
Single responses 17,230 8,455 8,780 24,615 12,205 12,405
Official languages 15,825 7,810 8,015 22,700 11,310 11,395
English 15,535 7,670 7,870 22,300 11,105 11,200
French 290 145 145 400 200 190
Non-official languages 1,410 645 760 1,915 900 1,015
Aboriginal languages 85 35 45 105 45 65
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 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. 5 0 5 5 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 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 5 5 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 5 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 5 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 5 5 5 5 0 0
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 5 0 0
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 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 5 5 0 5 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 0 0 5
Tsimshian languages 5 0 5 5 0 5
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 5 0 5
Nisga'a 5 0 5 0 0 0
Tsimshian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Wakashan languages 60 25 30 75 35 40
Haisla 0 0 0 0 0 0
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 55 25 30 70 30 35
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 5 5 5 10 0 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,325 605 715 1,805 855 950
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 5 0 10 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 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 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 0 0
Maltese 0 0 0 5 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 10 5 5
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 10 5 5 10 5 5
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 45 15 30 55 15 40
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 5 0 5 5 0 5
Fijian 5 0 0 0 5 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 5 0 0
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pangasinan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 35 10 25 45 10 30
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Creole languages 5 0 0 0 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 0 5 0
Tamil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Telugu 0 0 0 5 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 1,485 715 765
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 165 60 100 235 100 140
Baltic languages 5 5 0 0 5 0
Latvian 0 0 5 5 0 0
Lithuanian 5 0 0 5 0 0
Slavic languages 160 65 100 235 95 135
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 5 0 0 0 0 5
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatian 55 25 30 70 30 40
Czech 5 5 5 15 5 10
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 15 5 10 20 5 10
Russian 10 5 10 20 10 10
Serbian 5 5 5 10 5 10
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slovak 10 0 5 10 5 10
Slovene (Slovenian) 25 10 15 35 15 20
Ukrainian 30 10 20 40 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 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 430 205 230 700 345 350
Afrikaans 5 0 0 35 20 15
Danish 25 15 10 40 25 15
Dutch 145 65 80 225 110 115
Frisian 5 0 5 5 5 0
German 235 110 125 350 175 185
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 15 5 5 25 15 10
Swedish 10 0 5 15 0 5
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 5 5 0 0
Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Greek 5 0 5 5 0 5
Indo-Iranian languages 290 150 140 310 165 145
Indo-Aryan languages 290 150 135 310 160 150
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 30 20 10 30 20 10
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) 255 130 125 270 140 130
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 5 5 0 10 5 5
Iranian languages 0 0 0 0 5 0
Kurdish 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 0 5 0 0 0 0
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 5 0 0
Italic (Romance) languages 170 75 95 225 105 125
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 125 60 70 165 75 90
Portuguese 0 5 0 5 5 0
Romanian 5 0 0 5 0 0
Spanish 40 15 25 55 20 30
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 5 0 5 10 0 5
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 20 15 10 25 10 15
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 5 5 0
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 5
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 5
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 0
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 45 105 50 50
Chinese languages 85 40 45 100 50 50
Cantonese 45 25 25 50 30 25
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 25 10 20 35 15 20
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 15 5 10
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 0 0 0
Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 5 0 0 5
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkic languages 5 5 5 5 0 5
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 5 0 0 0 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 90 35 50
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 20 5 15 30 15 20
Hungarian 45 25 20 55 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 85 215 100 115
English and French 40 15 20 55 20 35
English and non-official language 120 60 60 155 75 75
French and non-official language 0 0 0 5 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 5 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 24,830 12,310 12,520
Single responses 17,120 8,400 8,720 24,470 12,135 12,335
Official languages 16,700 8,205 8,495 23,970 11,900 12,065
English 16,665 8,185 8,475 23,920 11,880 12,045
French 35 15 20 45 20 25
Non-official languages 420 200 225 500 235 270
Aboriginal languages 15 10 10 15 10 5
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 0 0 5
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 0
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 5 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 0 0 0
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 0 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 15 10 5
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 15 10 5
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 405 190 220 485 220 260
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 0 0 5 5 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 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 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 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 0 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 5 0 0 5 5 5
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 20 10 10 15 10 10
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 15 5 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 0 5 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 285 135 150 350 160 190
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 45 20 25 60 25 35
Baltic languages 0 5 0 0 0 5
Latvian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Lithuanian 5 0 0 5 0 0
Slavic languages 45 20 25 55 25 30
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatian 25 10 10 20 10 10
Czech 5 0 0 10 5 0
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 5 5 5 5 0 5
Russian 0 5 0 5 5 0
Serbian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 5 0 5 0 0
Slovak 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slovene (Slovenian) 5 5 5 15 5 5
Ukrainian 5 0 0 5 5 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 0 0
Welsh 0 0 0 0 0 0
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Germanic languages 20 10 15 60 30 35
Afrikaans 5 0 5 20 10 15
Danish 0 0 0 5 5 0
Dutch 5 5 0 5 5 5
Frisian 0 0 0 0 0 0
German 10 0 5 25 10 15
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 0 0 0 0 5 0
Swedish 0 5 0 0 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 85 180 90 90
Indo-Aryan languages 170 90 85 175 90 90
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 5 0 5 5 5 5
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 80 170 85 85
Sindhi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Urdu 5 5 0 5 0 5
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 45 15 35
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 30 10 20 40 10 25
Portuguese 5 5 0 5 0 0
Romanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish 10 0 5 10 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 10 10
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 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 5 10 5 5
Sino-Tibetan languages 55 25 30 65 30 35
Chinese languages 50 25 30 65 25 35
Cantonese 30 15 15 30 15 20
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 20 10 10 20 15 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 5 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 5
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 5 0 5 5 0 0
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 280 135 145 360 170 190
English and French 15 10 10 30 10 15
English and non-official language 265 125 135 330 160 170
French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 5 5 0 5 5 5
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 24,830 12,310 12,520
None 16,520 8,140 8,380 23,705 11,795 11,905
English 195 95 100 245 120 125
French 150 65 90 190 85 110
Non-official language 525 230 290 680 305 380
Aboriginal 90 40 50 110 45 60
Non-Aboriginal 430 190 245 565 255 315
English and French 0 0 0 0 0 0
English and non-official language 5 0 5 5 0 5
French and non-official language 5 5 5 10 5 5
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 20,990 10,400 10,595
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 14,085 6,910 7,175 20,225 10,045 10,180
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 28,599 36,064 23,033 30,075 37,888 23,798
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 14,105 6,925 7,175 20,245 10,065 10,185
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 26,324 32,320 22,138 27,486 33,857 22,686
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 11,840 5,985 5,855 17,370 8,865 8,500
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 24,498 31,450 18,752 25,566 32,759 19,514
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 11,375 5,270 6,105 15,945 7,495 8,445
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 10,415 11,139 9,508 10,104 11,152 9,022
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 9,395 5,030 4,370 13,780 7,385 6,395
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 23,622 28,324 20,085 24,533 29,875 21,011
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 22 14,645 7,165 7,485 20,995 10,370 10,625
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 14,035 6,930 7,105 20,165 10,040 10,125
Average total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 36,045 43,660 28,616 37,864 45,655 30,138
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 14,040 6,940 7,100 20,180 10,055 10,125
Average after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 31,388 36,978 25,928 32,764 38,522 27,044
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 11,815 6,055 5,760 17,335 8,930 8,405
Average market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 33,315 41,351 24,875 34,966 42,738 26,709
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 11,385 5,255 6,125 16,060 7,525 8,535
Average government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 9,867 9,961 9,787 9,803 10,204 9,450
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 9,395 5,115 4,280 13,780 7,485 6,295
Average employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 32,275 37,824 25,633 33,677 39,147 27,172
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 20,995 10,370 10,625
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 4,420 2,510 1,910
Median employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 25 48,302 57,442 38,829 49,479 58,340 41,310
Average employment income in 2015 for full-year full-time workers ($)Census data footnote 26 53,706 61,881 43,065 54,995 62,375 45,303
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 79.2 82.9 73.7
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 29 59.7 63.7 54.1 60.8 64.2 55.6
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 30 22.6 18.3 28.9 20.8 17.1 26.3
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 20,990 10,395 10,595
Without total income 560 250 310 770 350 415
With total income 14,085 6,915 7,170 20,225 10,045 10,180
Percentage with total income 96.2 96.5 95.8 96.4 96.6 96.1
Under $10,000 (including loss) 1,905 750 1,150 2,675 1,035 1,640
$10,000 to $19,999 3,165 1,255 1,910 4,245 1,650 2,595
$20,000 to $29,999 2,260 885 1,380 3,165 1,270 1,895
$30,000 to $39,999 1,920 900 1,020 2,770 1,325 1,445
$40,000 to $49,999 1,455 765 690 2,085 1,095 995
$50,000 to $59,999 1,030 600 435 1,505 870 635
$60,000 to $69,999 705 495 215 1,085 750 340
$70,000 to $79,999 505 360 150 765 540 225
$80,000 to $89,999 350 260 90 565 415 155
$90,000 to $99,999 255 195 60 415 310 100
$100,000 and over 535 465 70 940 785 155
$100,000 to $149,999 460 400 60 765 640 125
$150,000 and over 75 60 15 175 150 30
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 20,995 10,395 10,595
Without after-tax income 545 235 310 745 335 410
With after-tax income 14,105 6,930 7,175 20,245 10,060 10,185
Percentage with after-tax income 96.3 96.7 95.9 96.4 96.8 96.1
Under $10,000 (including loss) 1,970 785 1,185 2,780 1,095 1,685
$10,000 to $19,999 3,330 1,335 1,985 4,460 1,750 2,710
$20,000 to $29,999 2,635 1,075 1,560 3,725 1,560 2,165
$30,000 to $39,999 2,160 1,065 1,095 3,105 1,545 1,560
$40,000 to $49,999 1,515 845 670 2,165 1,205 960
$50,000 to $59,999 900 600 305 1,380 915 465
$60,000 to $69,999 620 450 175 985 705 280
$70,000 to $79,999 410 305 100 670 500 170
$80,000 and over 560 465 90 975 785 185
$80,000 to $89,999 270 220 50 425 335 90
$90,000 to $99,999 120 110 15 215 175 40
$100,000 and over 170 145 30 335 275 60
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 20,995 10,395 10,600
Without employment income 5,255 2,140 3,115 7,215 3,010 4,200
With employment income 9,395 5,030 4,370 13,780 7,385 6,390
Percentage with employment income 64.2 70.3 58.4 65.6 71.0 60.3
Under $5,000 (including loss) 2,210 1,230 980 3,170 1,765 1,405
$5,000 to $9,999 845 380 460 1,180 525 655
$10,000 to $19,999 1,275 540 735 1,840 780 1,055
$20,000 to $29,999 1,060 435 620 1,535 635 905
$30,000 to $39,999 980 390 590 1,385 550 840
$40,000 to $49,999 735 370 365 1,085 540 550
$50,000 to $59,999 605 370 235 875 515 360
$60,000 to $69,999 465 325 135 700 485 215
$70,000 to $79,999 375 280 95 575 430 145
$80,000 and over 850 710 145 1,430 1,170 260
$80,000 to $89,999 270 200 70 430 315 115
$90,000 to $99,999 200 160 40 315 250 65
$100,000 and over 390 345 40 685 605 80
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 8,120 ... ... 11,365 ... ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 50,823 ... ... 55,131 ... ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 45,957 ... ... 49,609 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 2,850 ... ... 3,680 ... ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 28,176 ... ... 29,394 ... ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 26,091 ... ... 26,748 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 5,265 ... ... 7,680 ... ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 68,317 ... ... 72,336 ... ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 61,224 ... ... 64,467 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 35 8,115 ... ... 11,365 ... ...
Average total income of households in 2015 ($) 62,312 ... ... 67,196 ... ...
Average after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 54,291 ... ... 58,194 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 25% sample data 2,850 ... ... 3,680 ... ...
Average total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 36,490 ... ... 38,334 ... ...
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 31,840 ... ... 33,163 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 25% sample data 5,265 ... ... 7,685 ... ...
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 76,313 ... ... 81,019 ... ...
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 66,465 ... ... 70,183 ... ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 36 8,115 ... ... 11,365 ... ...
Under $5,000 110 ... ... 155 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 145 ... ... 190 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 475 ... ... 570 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 490 ... ... 615 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 515 ... ... 655 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 410 ... ... 530 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 500 ... ... 650 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 505 ... ... 665 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 425 ... ... 580 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 415 ... ... 560 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 705 ... ... 965 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 570 ... ... 830 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 600 ... ... 805 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 440 ... ... 645 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 385 ... ... 565 ... ...
$100,000 and over 1,425 ... ... 2,380 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 645 ... ... 1,025 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 385 ... ... 625 ... ...
$150,000 to $199,999 295 ... ... 515 ... ...
$200,000 and over 95 ... ... 220 ... ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 32 8,120 ... ... 11,360 ... ...
Under $5,000 120 ... ... 160 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 150 ... ... 195 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 480 ... ... 570 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 505 ... ... 630 ... ...
$20,000 to $24,999 565 ... ... 735 ... ...
$25,000 to $29,999 525 ... ... 680 ... ...
$30,000 to $34,999 575 ... ... 740 ... ...
$35,000 to $39,999 555 ... ... 755 ... ...
$40,000 to $44,999 495 ... ... 665 ... ...
$45,000 to $49,999 435 ... ... 600 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 745 ... ... 1,070 ... ...
$60,000 to $69,999 700 ... ... 965 ... ...
$70,000 to $79,999 575 ... ... 835 ... ...
$80,000 to $89,999 430 ... ... 650 ... ...
$90,000 to $99,999 330 ... ... 520 ... ...
$100,000 and over 930 ... ... 1,600 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 550 ... ... 900 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 215 ... ... 360 ... ...
$150,000 and over 160 ... ... 330 ... ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 37 5,010 ... ... 7,350 ... ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 68,648 ... ... 72,796 ... ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 61,416 ... ... 64,778 ... ...
Average family size of economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.7 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 2,375 ... ... 3,640 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 68,710 ... ... 70,933 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 61,440 ... ... 62,880 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0 ... ... 2.0 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 1,540 ... ... 2,295 ... ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 93,376 ... ... 97,813 ... ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 81,376 ... ... 85,721 ... ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 3.9 ... ... 3.9 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 975 ... ... 1,235 ... ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 38,208 ... ... 39,328 ... ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 36,715 ... ... 37,632 ... ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.7 ... ... 2.6 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 38 5,020 ... ... 7,385 ... ...
Average total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 76,372 ... ... 80,932 ... ...
Average after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 66,400 ... ... 70,002 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 25% sample data 2,380 ... ... 3,690 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 78,623 ... ... 80,443 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 67,758 ... ... 69,160 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 25% sample data 1,530 ... ... 2,265 ... ...
Average total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 96,438 ... ... 103,049 ... ...
Average after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 83,203 ... ... 88,413 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 975 ... ... 1,245 ... ...
Average total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 42,728 ... ... 45,344 ... ...
Average after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 39,294 ... ... 41,482 ... ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 3,650 1,810 1,840 4,695 2,400 2,300
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 25,175 26,880 24,261 26,388 29,120 24,565
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 39 23,813 25,253 23,302 24,883 26,587 23,580
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 40 3,630 1,825 1,805 4,670 2,405 2,260
Average total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 41 33,776 37,494 30,024 35,488 38,431 32,360
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 30,874 33,012 28,603
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 42 17,320 8,490 8,835 24,710 12,240 12,470
In the bottom half of the distribution 11,060 5,230 5,830 14,865 7,135 7,725
In the bottom decile 2,990 1,420 1,570 3,720 1,790 1,930
In the second decile 2,390 1,075 1,310 3,065 1,395 1,660
In the third decile 2,070 965 1,105 2,865 1,355 1,510
In the fourth decile 1,830 865 960 2,635 1,275 1,360
In the fifth decile 1,780 905 875 2,585 1,320 1,260
In the top half of the distribution 6,260 3,260 3,005 9,850 5,105 4,745
In the sixth decile 1,770 900 870 2,495 1,265 1,230
In the seventh decile 1,520 775 740 2,285 1,160 1,120
In the eighth decile 1,240 650 595 2,020 1,050 970
In the ninth decile 1,215 645 570 1,990 1,040 950
In the top decile 510 280 225 1,055 585 475
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 24,025 11,905 12,125
0 to 17 years 3,265 1,605 1,660 4,330 2,140 2,190
0 to 5 years 1,015 485 530 1,300 630 670
18 to 64 years 10,045 4,955 5,090 14,005 6,935 7,065
65 years and over 4,015 1,930 2,085 5,690 2,825 2,865
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 4,070 1,875 2,195 4,875 2,275 2,600
0 to 17 years 1,100 540 555 1,270 625 645
0 to 5 years 395 190 205 445 215 230
18 to 64 years 2,335 1,095 1,245 2,815 1,340 1,470
65 years and over 635 245 395 790 305 485
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 23.5 22.1 24.9 20.3 19.1 21.4
0 to 17 years (%) 33.7 33.6 33.4 29.3 29.2 29.5
0 to 5 years (%) 38.9 39.2 38.7 34.2 34.1 34.3
18 to 64 years (%) 23.2 22.1 24.5 20.1 19.3 20.8
65 years and over (%) 15.8 12.7 18.9 13.9 10.8 16.9
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 1,930 970 960 2,270 1,155 1,115
0 to 17 years 450 220 230 510 250 260
0 to 5 years 160 80 80 185 90 90
18 to 64 years 1,400 715 685 1,660 860 795
65 years and over 75 35 45 105 45 60
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 11.1 11.4 10.9 9.4 9.7 9.2
0 to 17 years (%) 13.8 13.7 13.9 11.8 11.7 11.9
0 to 5 years (%) 15.8 16.5 15.1 14.2 14.3 13.4
18 to 64 years (%) 13.9 14.4 13.5 11.9 12.4 11.3
65 years and over (%) 1.9 1.8 2.2 1.8 1.6 2.1
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 24,715 12,245 12,475
Official languages 17,245 8,470 8,775 24,625 12,215 12,405
English 17,245 8,470 8,775 24,625 12,220 12,405
French 905 385 520 1,285 570 710
Non-official languages 1,880 895 985 2,540 1,235 1,300
Aboriginal languages 140 65 75 215 90 125
Algonquian languages 0 0 10 0 10 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 10 10 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 10 10 0 0 10 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 0 0 0
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 0 10 0
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Beaver 0 0 0 0 0 0
Carrier 0 10 0 0 10 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 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 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 10 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 70 185 75 110
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 70 185 75 110
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 10 0 0
Non-Aboriginal languages 1,740 825 910 2,335 1,150 1,185
Afro-Asiatic languages 35 15 15 30 15 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 30 15 15
Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Arabic 35 15 15 30 15 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 40 20 15
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Vietnamese 40 20 15 40 20 20
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Austronesian languages 45 20 25 55 25 35
Bikol 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cebuano 0 0 0 10 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0 0 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 60 25 35
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 10 0 10
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 1,880 925 950
Albanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Armenian 10 0 0 10 0 0
Balto-Slavic languages 185 65 120 260 90 175
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 65 120 265 90 170
Belarusan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bosnian 10 0 0 0 0 10
Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Croatian 80 25 50 110 35 75
Czech 0 0 0 0 0 10
Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Polish 10 0 10 15 0 10
Russian 10 10 10 15 0 10
Serbian 0 0 0 15 0 15
Serbo-Croatian 10 0 0 20 10 0
Slovak 10 0 10 0 0 10
Slovene (Slovenian) 15 10 10 50 20 30
Ukrainian 50 20 35 55 30 30
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 10 0 0 0 0 0
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 450 200 245 770 385 385
Afrikaans 0 0 0 20 10 10
Danish 15 0 15 55 20 35
Dutch 165 60 110 285 135 145
Frisian 15 10 10 15 10 10
German 260 140 125 410 225 190
Icelandic 0 0 0 0 0 0
Norwegian 10 0 0 20 10 10
Swedish 15 0 10 15 0 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 0 10
Indo-Iranian languages 395 205 190 440 235 210
Indo-Aryan languages 395 205 190 440 235 205
Bengali 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0 0 0 0
Hindi 45 25 25 55 30 25
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) 370 200 175 415 220 190
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 335 170 165 435 225 210
Catalan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Italian 170 80 90 225 120 105
Portuguese 0 0 0 0 0 0
Romanian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Spanish 160 85 75 200 105 95
Italic (Romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japanese 25 10 15 30 10 20
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Korean 35 20 25 40 15 20
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 15 10 10
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 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 10 10 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 75 35 35
American Sign Language 40 25 15 45 25 15
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e. 25 10 15 35 10 25
Sino-Tibetan languages 120 60 60 130 70 60
Chinese languages 120 65 55 125 70 65
Cantonese 45 20 20 40 20 20
Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mandarin 65 35 35 70 30 35
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 0 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 0 0 0
Turkish 0 0 0 10 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 80 40 40 100 50 45
Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
Finnish 15 10 0 25 20 10
Hungarian 65 30 35 70 30 40
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 10 0 0 0 0
Citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 45 17,320 8,490 8,830 24,715 12,245 12,470
Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 46 16,960 8,325 8,640 24,205 12,005 12,200
Canadian citizens aged under 18 3,285 1,620 1,665 4,540 2,260 2,280
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 13,675 6,700 6,975 19,665 9,745 9,920
Not Canadian citizensCensus data footnote 47 360 165 190 510 235 280
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 24,715 12,240 12,475
Non-immigrantsCensus data footnote 49 15,535 7,645 7,890 22,250 11,075 11,170
ImmigrantsCensus data footnote 50 1,725 820 905 2,405 1,140 1,265
Before 1981 1,230 620 615 1,710 870 840
1981 to 1990 125 35 90 200 60 135
1991 to 2000 100 35 65 150 45 105
2001 to 2010 180 80 90 225 100 125
2001 to 2005 85 45 40 90 45 50
2006 to 2010 95 40 55 130 55 75
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 51 90 45 45 125 65 60
Non-permanent residentsCensus data footnote 52 55 25 35 60 25 35
Age at immigration
Total - Age at immigration for the immigrant population in private households - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 53 1,725 820 905 2,405 1,140 1,265
Under 5 years 250 155 95 335 210 125
5 to 14 years 330 165 160 470 215 250
15 to 24 years 560 255 310 730 345 380
25 to 44 years 525 210 320 765 315 450
45 years and over 60 35 25 105 50 65
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 2,410 1,135 1,265
Americas 190 90 95 295 125 170
Brazil 0 0 0 0 0 0
Colombia 10 10 0 10 0 0
El Salvador 0 0 0 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haiti 10 0 10 0 0 0
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 10 0 0
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 145 75 65 225 110 120
Other places of birth in Americas 15 10 10 25 15 10
Europe 1,030 510 520 1,515 755 760
Bosnia and Herzegovina 10 0 0 0 0 0
Croatia 60 15 45 65 20 40
France 15 10 0 20 15 10
Germany 165 95 70 260 135 120
Greece 10 0 0 0 0 0
Hungary 40 20 25 50 20 30
IrelandCensus data footnote 56 10 10 0 10 10 0
Italy 95 45 50 115 55 60
Netherlands 180 80 100 275 140 130
Poland 15 0 15 20 0 20
Portugal 0 0 0 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0 0 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0 0 0 0
SerbiaCensus data footnote 57 0 0 0 10 0 0
Ukraine 10 0 0 10 0 0
United KingdomCensus data footnote 58 365 210 155 520 275 250
Other places of birth in Europe 65 35 35 150 80 75
Africa 45 15 25 70 30 40
Algeria 0 0 0 0 0 0
Egypt 25 10 15 25 10 15
Ethiopia 0 0 10 10 0 10
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 20 10 0
Other places of birth in Africa 15 10 10 10 10 0
Asia 425 185 235 480 210 265
Afghanistan 0 0 0 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0 0 0 0
ChinaCensus data footnote 59 50 15 35 55 15 35
Hong KongCensus data footnote 60 15 0 0 15 10 0
India 205 90 115 235 105 130
IranCensus data footnote 61 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0 0 0 0
Japan 0 10 0 10 0 0
Korea, SouthCensus data footnote 62 35 15 20 35 15 20
Lebanon 0 0 0 0 0 0
Pakistan 10 0 10 10 0 0
Philippines 40 15 25 60 15 40
Sri Lanka 0 0 0 0 0 0
SyriaCensus data footnote 63 0 0 0 0 0 0
Taiwan 15 10 0 15 10 0
Viet Nam 25 15 15 30 15 15
Other places of birth in Asia 15 10 0 15 10 10
Oceania and other places of birthCensus data footnote 64 40 10 30 55 15 35
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 45 130 65 60
Americas 20 0 10 30 15 10
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 0 0 10
United StatesCensus data footnote 55 10 10 10 20 15 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 35 15 15
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 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0 10