Census Profile, 2016 Census
Ontario [Province] and Canada [Country]

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The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Ontario

[Province]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Household characteristics
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 130 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Owner 3,601,825 ... ... 9,541,320 ... ...
Renter 1,559,720 ... ... 4,474,530 ... ...
Band housing 7,635 ... ... 56,230 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 131 5,169,170 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Condominium 680,495 ... ... 1,874,840 ... ...
Not condominium 4,488,680 ... ... 12,197,240 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 132 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
No bedrooms 33,950 ... ... 93,345 ... ...
1 bedroom 699,980 ... ... 1,925,015 ... ...
2 bedrooms 1,122,145 ... ... 3,547,090 ... ...
3 bedrooms 1,876,905 ... ... 4,836,485 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 1,436,185 ... ... 3,670,145 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 133 5,169,170 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 1,369,660 ... ... 4,068,915 ... ...
5 rooms 718,020 ... ... 2,177,045 ... ...
6 rooms 770,730 ... ... 1,981,585 ... ...
7 rooms 713,595 ... ... 1,790,180 ... ...
8 or more rooms 1,597,165 ... ... 4,054,355 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.3 ... ... 6.2 ... ...
Total - Private households by number of persons per room - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 134 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 5,046,810 ... ... 13,802,060 ... ...
More than 1 person per room 122,360 ... ... 270,020 ... ...
Total - Private households by housing suitability - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 135 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Suitable 4,858,170 ... ... 13,376,345 ... ...
Not suitable 311,005 ... ... 695,730 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 136 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
1960 or before 1,293,135 ... ... 3,126,380 ... ...
1961 to 1980 1,449,585 ... ... 4,185,510 ... ...
1981 to 1990 709,135 ... ... 1,977,640 ... ...
1991 to 2000 622,565 ... ... 1,746,390 ... ...
2001 to 2005 396,130 ... ... 976,390 ... ...
2006 to 2010 368,235 ... ... 1,089,750 ... ...
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 137 330,390 ... ... 970,015 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by dwelling condition - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 138 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 4,851,335 ... ... 13,151,600 ... ...
Major repairs needed 317,840 ... ... 920,480 ... ...
Total - Private households by number of household maintainers - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 139 5,169,170 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
1 household maintainer 2,962,065 ... ... 8,324,865 ... ...
2 household maintainers 2,059,710 ... ... 5,404,800 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 147,400 ... ... 342,415 ... ...
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 140 5,169,175 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
15 to 24 years 135,835 ... ... 437,230 ... ...
25 to 34 years 681,685 ... ... 1,991,685 ... ...
35 to 44 years 880,070 ... ... 2,414,920 ... ...
45 to 54 years 1,113,885 ... ... 2,862,870 ... ...
55 to 64 years 1,047,185 ... ... 2,859,315 ... ...
65 to 74 years 738,445 ... ... 2,034,220 ... ...
75 to 84 years 414,210 ... ... 1,084,700 ... ...
85 years and over 157,860 ... ... 387,135 ... ...
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 141 5,106,290 ... ... 13,798,305 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 3,694,385 ... ... 10,472,355 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 1,411,900 ... ... 3,325,950 ... ...
30% to less than 100% 1,208,010 ... ... 2,861,615 ... ...
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 3,557,485 ... ... 9,368,330 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageCensus data footnote 142 61.0 ... ... 60.7 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costsCensus data footnote 141 19.8 ... ... 16.6 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,299 ... ... 1,130 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,463 ... ... 1,313 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)Census data footnote 144 400,496 ... ... 341,556 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)Census data footnote 144 506,409 ... ... 443,058 ... ...
Total - Tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,554,940 ... ... 4,452,850 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingCensus data footnote 145 15.0 ... ... 13.0 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costsCensus data footnote 141 45.7 ... ... 40.0 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,045 ... ... 910 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,109 ... ... 1,002 ... ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Ontario [Province] and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed December 2, 2022).

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