Archived Content

Information identified as archived is provided for reference, research or recordkeeping purposes. It is not subject to the Government of Canada Web Standards and has not been altered or updated since it was archived. Please contact us to request a format other than those available.

NHS Profile, Bay of Quinte, Ontario, 2011

NHS data

NHS data

Select a table view
NHS data, Bay of Quinte, Ontario. Table summary
The table shows total, male and female data (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Bay of Quinte
Ontario
(Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Citizenship
Total population in private households by citizenshipNational Household Survey data footnote 1 107,005 51,535 55,470
Canadian citizens 105,455 50,850 54,600
Canadian citizens aged under 18 20,105 9,735 10,365
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 85,355 41,120 44,235
Not Canadian citizensNational Household Survey data footnote 2 1,555 680 870
Immigrant status and period of immigration
Total population in private households by immigrant status and period of immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 3 107,010 51,540 55,470
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 4 98,770 47,530 51,240
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 5 7,965 3,860 4,105
Before 1971 4,030 1,945 2,080
1971 to 1980 1,480 685 800
1981 to 1990 715 340 375
1991 to 2000 760 425 335
2001 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 980 465 510
2001 to 2005 480 265 215
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 6 500 200 300
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 7 275 150 130
Age at immigration
Total immigrant population in private households by age at immigrationNational Household Survey data footnote 8 7,965 3,860 4,105
Under 5 years 1,135 530 600
5 to 14 years 1,660 875 795
15 to 24 years 1,915 925 980
25 to 44 years 2,960 1,400 1,555
45 years and over 300 125 175
Immigrant status and selected places of birth
Total population in private households by immigrant status and selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 9 107,005 51,535 55,470
Non-immigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 10 98,765 47,525 51,240
Born in province of residence 85,285 41,095 44,190
Born outside province of residence 13,485 6,435 7,050
ImmigrantsNational Household Survey data footnote 11 7,965 3,865 4,105
Americas 1,160 565 590
United States 640 280 365
Jamaica 75 55 25
Guyana 85 30 50
Haiti 15 0 0
Mexico 25 20 0
Trinidad and Tobago 60 0 45
Colombia 0 0 0
El Salvador 95 55 35
Peru 0 0 0
Chile 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 155 95 55
Europe 5,370 2,595 2,775
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 2,855 1,315 1,540
Italy 240 115 130
Germany 540 315 225
Poland 100 55 45
Portugal 70 45 25
Netherlands 745 335 405
France 85 35 45
Romania 60 40 0
Russian Federation 25 0 15
Greece 110 80 30
Ukraine 30 0 0
Croatia 0 0 0
Hungary 45 20 25
Bosnia and Herzegovina 0 0 0
Serbia 0 0 0
Ireland, Republic of 95 45 50
Other places of birth in Europe 355 160 200
Africa 195 90 105
Morocco 0 0 0
Algeria 0 0 0
Egypt 75 25 55
South Africa, Republic of 20 0 10
Nigeria 45 35 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Kenya 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 40 20 20
Asia 1,215 605 615
India 275 180 95
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 195 95 100
Philippines 90 30 60
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 50 15 30
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 95 30 65
Pakistan 100 50 45
Sri Lanka 20 0 0
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 55 0 0
Korea, SouthNational Household Survey data footnote 16 155 80 75
Lebanon 15 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 20 0 20
Turkey 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 100 50 50
Oceania and otherNational Household Survey data footnote 17 25 10 20
Fiji 0 0 0
Other places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 18 25 0 20
Non-permanent residentsNational Household Survey data footnote 19 275 150 130
Recent immigrants by selected place of birth
Total recent immigrant population in private households by selected places of birthNational Household Survey data footnote 20 505 200 300
Americas 125 30 90
United States 70 15 60
Mexico 0 0 0
Cuba 0 0 0
Haiti 0 0 0
Jamaica 15 0 0
Brazil 0 0 0
Colombia 0 0 0
Guyana 0 0 0
Peru 0 0 0
VenezuelaNational Household Survey data footnote 21 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Americas 0 0 0
Europe 85 30 60
France 0 0 0
Germany 0 0 0
Poland 0 0 0
Romania 0 0 0
MoldovaNational Household Survey data footnote 22 0 0 0
Russian Federation 0 0 0
Ukraine 0 0 0
United KingdomNational Household Survey data footnote 12 50 25 25
Other places of birth in Europe 35 0 25
Africa 0 0 0
Nigeria 0 0 0
Ethiopia 0 0 0
Mauritius 0 0 0
Somalia 0 0 0
Algeria 0 0 0
Egypt 0 0 0
Morocco 0 0 0
Tunisia 0 0 0
Cameroon 0 0 0
Congo, The Democratic Republic of the 0 0 0
South Africa, Republic of 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Africa 0 0 0
Asia 270 130 145
Philippines 30 0 20
ChinaNational Household Survey data footnote 13 20 0 0
India 95 60 40
Pakistan 30 0 25
IranNational Household Survey data footnote 15 0 0 0
South KoreaNational Household Survey data footnote 16 0 0 0
Sri Lanka 0 0 0
Iraq 0 0 0
Bangladesh 0 0 0
Lebanon 0 0 0
Viet NamNational Household Survey data footnote 14 0 0 0
Taiwan 0 0 0
Afghanistan 0 0 0
Japan 0 0 0
Turkey 0 0 0
Israel 0 0 0
Nepal 0 0 0
Hong Kong Special Administrative Region 0 0 0
United Arab Emirates 0 0 0
Saudi Arabia 0 0 0
SyriaNational Household Survey data footnote 23 0 0 0
Other places of birth in Asia 0 0 0
Oceania and otherNational Household Survey data footnote 17 0 0 0
Generation status
Total population in private households by generation statusNational Household Survey data footnote 24 107,010 51,535 55,475
First generationNational Household Survey data footnote 25 8,635 4,215 4,420
Second generationNational Household Survey data footnote 26 14,460 6,955 7,505
Third generation or moreNational Household Survey data footnote 27 83,910 40,360 43,550
Visible minority population
Total population in private households by visible minority 107,010 51,540 55,470
Total visible minority populationNational Household Survey data footnote 28 3,375 1,625 1,750
South AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 29 680 335 345
Chinese 470 210 255
Black 835 480 355
Filipino 160 45 115
Latin American 205 115 90
Arab 95 30 65
Southeast AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 30 185 55 130
West AsianNational Household Survey data footnote 31 115 60 60
Korean 240 100 135
Japanese 200 85 115
Visible minority, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 32 90 35 55
Multiple visible minoritiesNational Household Survey data footnote 33 90 60 30
Not a visible minorityNational Household Survey data footnote 34 103,635 49,915 53,720
Ethnic origin population
Total population in private households by ethnic originsNational Household Survey data footnote 35 107,010 51,540 55,475
North American Aboriginal origins 6,100 2,845 3,250
First Nations (North American Indian) 4,910 2,275 2,635
Inuit 40 35 0
Métis 1,205 580 625
Other North American origins 43,775 21,105 22,670
Acadian 135 90 45
American 1,190 455 730
Canadian 42,810 20,725 22,085
New Brunswicker 0 0 0
Newfoundlander 130 55 75
Nova Scotian 0 0 0
Ontarian 0 0 0
Québécois 70 30 40
Other North American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 36 0 0 0
European origins 80,910 39,030 41,885
British Isles origins 65,760 31,510 34,260
Channel Islander 0 0 0
Cornish 0 0 0
English 40,590 19,400 21,185
Irish 28,060 13,105 14,955
Manx 0 0 0
Scottish 26,285 12,255 14,030
Welsh 2,285 1,105 1,180
British Isles origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 37 2,885 1,425 1,460
French origins 14,475 6,635 7,845
Alsatian 25 0 0
Breton 0 0 0
French 14,445 6,625 7,825
Western European origins (except French origins) 19,220 9,205 10,020
Austrian 555 190 365
Belgian 280 155 125
Dutch 7,500 3,475 4,030
Flemish 50 35 15
Frisian 115 70 40
German 12,040 5,855 6,185
Luxembourger 0 0 0
Swiss 445 250 195
Western European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 38 0 0 0
Northern European origins (except British Isles origins) 2,235 995 1,240
Danish 630 290 340
Finnish 395 175 220
Icelandic 165 60 115
Norwegian 445 220 225
Swedish 760 315 450
Northern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 39 100 45 50
Eastern European origins 5,120 2,590 2,525
Bulgarian 30 0 0
Byelorussian 20 0 0
Czech 255 100 150
Czechoslovakian, n.o.s. 85 30 55
Estonian 35 15 20
Hungarian 630 320 315
Latvian 90 35 55
Lithuanian 165 90 80
Moldovan 0 0 0
Polish 1,925 1,085 840
Romanian 275 155 115
Russian 465 160 305
Slovak 75 45 30
Ukrainian 1,840 875 960
Eastern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 40 0 0 0
Southern European origins 4,380 2,245 2,135
Albanian 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Croatian 95 45 55
Cypriot 0 0 0
Greek 520 285 230
Italian 2,885 1,520 1,365
Kosovar 0 0 0
Macedonian 30 15 0
Maltese 110 50 65
Montenegrin 0 0 0
Portuguese 345 140 205
Serbian 35 0 25
Sicilian 0 0 0
Slovenian 80 25 55
Spanish 450 230 225
Yugoslavian, n.o.s. 35 10 25
Southern European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 41 0 0 0
Other European origins 475 255 220
Basque 0 0 0
Jewish 365 180 185
Roma (Gypsy) 0 0 0
Slavic, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Other European origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 42 85 65 20
Caribbean origins 580 290 295
Antiguan 0 0 0
Bahamian 0 0 0
Barbadian 20 0 0
Bermudan 0 0 0
Carib 0 0 0
Cuban 80 0 0
Dominican 0 0 0
Grenadian 0 0 0
Haitian 25 0 15
Jamaican 210 125 90
Kittitian/Nevisian 0 0 0
Martinican 0 0 0
Montserratan 0 0 0
Puerto Rican 0 0 0
St. Lucian 0 0 0
Trinidadian/Tobagonian 105 40 60
Vincentian/Grenadinian 0 0 0
West Indian, n.o.s. 70 55 0
Caribbean origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 43 45 0 35
Latin, Central and South American origins 345 230 115
Aboriginal from Central/South America (except Maya) 20 0 0
Argentinian 0 0 0
Belizean 0 0 0
Bolivian 0 0 0
Brazilian 0 0 0
Chilean 20 0 0
Colombian 10 0 0
Costa Rican 0 0 0
Ecuadorian 10 0 0
Guatemalan 0 0 0
Guyanese 120 100 25
Hispanic 0 0 0
Honduran 0 0 0
Maya 0 0 0
Mexican 50 40 10
Nicaraguan 40 20 20
Panamanian 0 0 0
Paraguayan 0 0 0
Peruvian 0 0 0
Salvadorean 10 0 0
Uruguayan 0 0 0
Venezuelan 0 0 0
Latin, Central and South American origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 44 50 30 20
African origins 430 200 230
Central and West African origins 105 55 50
Akan 0 0 0
Angolan 0 0 0
Ashanti 0 0 0
Beninese 0 0 0
Burkinabe 0 0 0
Cameroonian 0 0 0
Chadian 0 0 0
Congolese 0 0 0
Gabonese 0 0 0
Gambian 0 0 0
Ghanaian 15 10 0
Guinean 0 0 0
Ibo 0 0 0
Ivorian 0 0 0
Liberian 0 0 0
Malian 0 0 0
Nigerian 75 30 40
Peulh 0 0 0
Senegalese 0 0 0
Sierra Leonean 0 0 0
Togolese 0 0 0
Yoruba 0 0 0
Central and West African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 45 15 0 0
North African origins 105 35 70
Algerian 0 0 0
Berber 0 0 0
Coptic 0 0 0
Dinka 0 0 0
Egyptian 95 35 65
Libyan 0 0 0
Maure 0 0 0
Moroccan 10 0 0
Sudanese 0 0 0
Tunisian 0 0 0
North African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 46 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins 45 25 0
Afrikaner 0 0 0
Amhara 0 0 0
Bantu, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Burundian 0 0 0
Eritrean 0 0 0
Ethiopian 0 0 0
Harari 0 0 0
Kenyan 0 0 0
Malagasy 0 0 0
Mauritian 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Rwandan 0 0 0
Seychellois 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
South African 25 20 0
Tanzanian 0 0 0
Tigrian 0 0 0
Ugandan 0 0 0
Zambian 0 0 0
Zimbabwean 0 0 0
Zulu 0 0 0
Southern and East African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 47 0 0 0
Other African origins 175 85 90
Black, n.o.s.National Household Survey data footnote 48 0 0 0
Other African origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 49 170 80 90
Asian origins 2,610 1,195 1,415
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins 375 220 155
Afghan 40 0 0
Arab, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Armenian 30 0 20
Assyrian 15 0 0
Azerbaijani 0 0 0
Georgian 0 0 0
Iranian 105 65 40
Iraqi 30 15 0
Israeli 0 0 0
Jordanian 0 0 0
Kazakh 0 0 0
Kurd 0 0 0
Kuwaiti 0 0 0
Lebanese 95 55 40
Palestinian 0 0 0
Pashtun 0 0 0
Saudi Arabian 0 0 0
Syrian 0 0 0
Tajik 0 0 0
Tatar 0 0 0
Turk 30 25 0
Uighur 0 0 0
Uzbek 0 0 0
Yemeni 0 0 0
West Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 50 0 0 0
South Asian origins 935 460 475
Bangladeshi 0 0 0
Bengali 0 0 0
East IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 48 755 365 390
Goan 0 0 0
Gujarati 0 0 0
Kashmiri 0 0 0
Nepali 0 0 0
Pakistani 80 45 30
Punjabi 0 0 0
Sinhalese 0 0 0
Sri Lankan 0 0 0
Tamil 80 45 40
South Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 51 40 10 20
East and Southeast Asian origins 1,330 535 790
Burmese 0 0 0
Cambodian (Khmer) 0 0 0
Chinese 525 225 300
Filipino 180 55 125
Hmong 0 0 0
Indonesian 30 0 0
Japanese 145 55 90
Korean 240 110 135
Laotian 0 0 0
Malaysian 0 0 0
Mongolian 0 0 0
Singaporean 0 0 0
Taiwanese 20 15 0
Thai 0 0 0
Tibetan 35 15 20
Vietnamese 155 45 115
East and Southeast Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 52 0 0 0
Other Asian origins 0 0 0
Other Asian origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 53 0 0 0
Oceania origins 170 90 75
Australian 135 80 50
New Zealander 35 0 25
Pacific Islands origins 0 0 0
Fijian 0 0 0
Hawaiian 0 0 0
Maori 0 0 0
Polynesian, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Samoan 0 0 0
Pacific Islands origins, n.i.e.National Household Survey data footnote 54 0 0 0
Religion
Total population in private households by religionNational Household Survey data footnote 55 107,010 51,535 55,470
Buddhist 235 100 140
Christian 73,585 34,075 39,510
Anglican 11,715 5,340 6,380
Baptist 2,720 1,285 1,435
Catholic 22,390 10,575 11,810
Christian Orthodox 530 260 265
Lutheran 855 450 405
Pentecostal 1,780 800 980
Presbyterian 2,970 1,350 1,620
United Church 18,960 8,655 10,310
Other Christian 11,670 5,365 6,300
Hindu 285 155 130
Jewish 105 75 30
Muslim 400 195 205
Sikh 60 0 35
Traditional (Aboriginal) Spirituality 0 0 0
Other religions 675 280 395
No religious affiliation 31,645 16,625 15,020
Aboriginal population
Total population in private households by Aboriginal identity 107,005 51,535 55,470
Aboriginal identityNational Household Survey data footnote 56 3,945 1,865 2,085
First Nations (North American Indian) single identityNational Household Survey data footnote 57 2,755 1,275 1,480
Métis single identity 985 525 465
Inuk (Inuit) single identity 0 0 0
Multiple Aboriginal identitiesNational Household Survey data footnote 58 0 0 0
Aboriginal identities not included elsewhereNational Household Survey data footnote 59 180 50 130
Non-Aboriginal identity 103,060 49,670 53,385
Total population in private households by Registered or Treaty Indian statusNational Household Survey data footnote 57 107,010 51,535 55,470
Registered or Treaty IndianNational Household Survey data footnote 60 1,615 745 870
Not a Registered or Treaty Indian 105,395 50,795 54,595
Total population in private households by Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 61 107,005 51,535 55,470
Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 62 6,095 2,845 3,250
First Nations (North American Indian) Aboriginal ancestryNational Household Survey data footnote 57 4,910 2,275 2,635
Métis ancestry 1,200 580 625
Inuit ancestry 35 35 0
Non-Aboriginal ancestry onlyNational Household Survey data footnote 63 100,915 48,690 52,220
Non-official languages spoken
Total population in private households by non-official languages spokenNational Household Survey data footnote 64 6,090 2,810 3,280
Aboriginal languages 35 0 25
Algonquin 0 0 0
Atikamekw 0 0 0
Blackfoot 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 65 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0
Oji-Cree 0 0 0
Carrier 0 0 0
Dene 0 0 0
Tlicho (Dogrib) 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Stoney 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 66 15 0 10
Non-Aboriginal languages 6,060 2,800 3,255
Italian 490 225 260
Portuguese 160 60 95
Romanian 35 0 0
Spanish 720 365 355
Dutch 835 370 465
Flemish 0 0 0
German 960 470 490
Yiddish 0 0 0
Danish 75 20 55
Norwegian 0 0 0
Swedish 45 20 30
Afrikaans 10 0 0
Gaelic languages 0 0 0
Bosnian 0 0 0
Bulgarian 0 0 0
Croatian 30 0 25
Czech 45 25 20
Macedonian 20 0 0
Polish 155 85 70
Russian 80 40 45
Serbian 0 0 0
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
Slovak 15 0 10
Slovenian 30 0 20
Ukrainian 120 55 70
Latvian 0 0 0
Lithuanian 0 0 0
Greek 280 160 115
Armenian 20 10 0
Albanian 0 0 0
Estonian 25 15 15
Finnish 40 15 20
Hungarian 70 25 45
Turkish 10 0 0
Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0
Somali 0 0 0
Amharic 0 0 0
Arabic 60 35 25
Hebrew 15 0 0
Maltese 30 0 20
Tigrigna 0 0 0
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Bengali 80 0 50
Gujarati 70 45 30
Hindi 165 95 65
Konkani 0 0 0
Marathi 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 65 35 30
Sindhi 0 0 0
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0
Urdu 150 85 65
Nepali 0 0 0
Kurdish 0 0 0
Pashto 0 0 0
Persian (Farsi) 115 60 55
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Kannada 0 0 0
Malayalam 35 0 0
Tamil 110 60 45
Telugu 0 0 0
Japanese 85 10 70
Korean 150 75 75
Cantonese 55 15 40
Fukien 0 0 0
Hakka 0 0 0
Mandarin 50 25 25
Taiwanese 0 0 0
Chinese, n.o.s. 210 90 120
Lao 0 0 0
Thai 0 0 0
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0
Vietnamese 140 45 95
Bisayan languages 10 0 10
Ilocano 0 0 0
Malay 0 0 0
Tagalog (Pilipino,Filipino) 85 20 65
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0
Lingala 0 0 0
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
Swahili 0 0 0
Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 15 0 0
African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
Creoles 30 15 0
Other non-Aboriginal languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 67 575 255 320
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 1 year agoNational Household Survey data footnote 68 105,925 51,085 54,840
Non-movers 93,085 45,065 48,020
Movers 12,840 6,020 6,825
Non-migrants 6,730 3,140 3,590
Migrants 6,110 2,880 3,230
Internal migrants 5,840 2,700 3,140
Intraprovincial migrants 5,130 2,345 2,790
Interprovincial migrants 710 355 355
External migrants 270 180 95
Total - Mobility status 5 years agoNational Household Survey data footnote 69 101,615 49,040 52,575
Non-movers 64,135 31,185 32,950
Movers 37,480 17,855 19,625
Non-migrants 19,005 8,875 10,125
Migrants 18,475 8,980 9,495
Internal migrants 17,635 8,565 9,070
Intraprovincial migrants 15,160 7,240 7,915
Interprovincial migrants 2,480 1,330 1,155
External migrants 840 410 425
Education
Total population aged 15 years and over by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 90,770 43,720 47,055
No certificate, diploma or degree 20,480 9,975 10,510
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 27,300 12,895 14,400
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 42,990 20,850 22,135
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 8,540 5,935 2,605
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 21,400 8,880 12,515
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 1,855 755 1,095
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 11,190 5,275 5,915
Bachelor's degree 7,455 3,330 4,125
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 3,735 1,945 1,790
Total population aged 25 to 64 years by highest certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 70 57,325 27,845 29,480
No certificate, diploma or degree 8,615 4,515 4,100
High school diploma or equivalentNational Household Survey data footnote 71 16,910 8,465 8,445
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 72 31,795 14,865 16,930
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diplomaNational Household Survey data footnote 73 5,940 4,145 1,790
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 16,180 6,530 9,650
University certificate or diploma below bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 74 1,195 500 695
University certificate, diploma or degree at bachelor level or above 8,490 3,695 4,795
Bachelor's degree 5,735 2,450 3,290
University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor levelNational Household Survey data footnote 75 2,750 1,245 1,500
Total population aged 15 years and over by major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 76 90,770 43,720 47,050
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degreeNational Household Survey data footnote 77 47,785 22,870 24,910
Education 2,985 815 2,170
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,290 765 530
Humanities 2,210 990 1,220
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,635 1,290 3,345
Business, management and public administration 8,195 2,700 5,495
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,060 615 450
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,105 560 540
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 9,820 9,205 615
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 810 595 210
Health and related fieldsNational Household Survey data footnote 78 7,190 1,125 6,065
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,675 2,190 1,485
Other fields of studyNational Household Survey data footnote 79 0 0 0
Total population aged 15 years and over by location of study compared with province or territory of residenceNational Household Survey data footnote 80 90,770 43,720 47,050
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 47,780 22,870 24,915
With postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 42,990 20,850 22,135
Location of study inside Canada 39,950 19,155 20,795
Same as province or territory of residence 36,400 17,505 18,895
Another province or territory 3,545 1,650 1,895
Location of study outside Canada 3,035 1,690 1,345
Language used most often at work
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 57,355 29,425 27,930
Single responses 57,020 29,250 27,765
English 56,675 29,165 27,510
French 250 60 190
Non-official languages 95 30 70
Chinese, n.o.s. 0 0 0
Cantonese 0 0 0
Panjabi (Punjabi) 0 0 0
Mandarin 0 0 0
Spanish 0 0 0
Korean 0 0 0
German 0 0 0
Cree languagesNational Household Survey data footnote 82 0 0 0
Portuguese 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0
Other languages 70 0 60
Multiple responses 335 170 170
English and French 270 125 140
English and non-official language 70 45 25
French and non-official language 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0
Total population aged 15 years and over by language used most often at workNational Household Survey data footnote 81 57,360 29,425 27,930
English 56,675 29,165 27,510
French 250 60 190
Non-official language 95 30 70
Aboriginal 0 0 0
Non-Aboriginal 95 30 65
English and French 265 130 140
English and non-official language 65 45 20
French and non-official language 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0
Labour force status
Total population aged 15 years and over by labour force statusNational Household Survey data footnote 83 90,770 43,720 47,050
In the labour force 53,590 27,595 26,005
Employed 49,220 25,195 24,025
Unemployed 4,370 2,395 1,975
Not in the labour force 37,180 16,125 21,050
Participation rate 59.0 63.1 55.3
Employment rate 54.2 57.6 51.1
Unemployment rate 8.2 8.7 7.6
Class of worker
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by class of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 84 53,590 27,595 26,005
Class of worker - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 85 1,220 560 655
All classes of workerNational Household Survey data footnote 86 52,375 27,030 25,345
Employee 47,420 24,020 23,400
Self-employedNational Household Survey data footnote 87 4,950 3,010 1,940
Occupation
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by occupation - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2011National Household Survey data footnote 88 53,590 27,590 26,005
Occupation - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,220 560 655
All occupationsNational Household Survey data footnote 86 52,375 27,030 25,340
0 Management occupations 5,500 3,615 1,880
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 6,400 1,710 4,685
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 2,450 1,925 525
3 Health occupations 3,485 555 2,935
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 7,370 2,940 4,430
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,275 555 715
6 Sales and service occupations 12,990 4,690 8,300
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 8,120 7,500 625
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 995 785 210
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 3,785 2,765 1,020
Industry
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by industry - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2007National Household Survey data footnote 90 53,595 27,590 26,005
Industry - not applicableNational Household Survey data footnote 89 1,220 565 660
All industriesNational Household Survey data footnote 86 52,370 27,030 25,345
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,295 965 335
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 30 30 0
22 Utilities 310 255 55
23 Construction 3,035 2,735 305
31-33 Manufacturing 5,730 4,230 1,495
41 Wholesale trade 1,580 1,155 425
44-45 Retail trade 7,215 3,065 4,150
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 2,375 1,800 580
51 Information and cultural industries 845 465 380
52 Finance and insurance 1,000 290 710
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 955 425 535
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 1,865 935 930
55 Management of companies and enterprises 35 0 20
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 3,120 1,735 1,385
61 Educational services 3,460 960 2,500
62 Health care and social assistance 6,355 995 5,355
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 815 415 405
72 Accommodation and food services 3,640 1,350 2,290
81 Other services (except public administration) 2,405 1,215 1,185
91 Public administration 6,300 3,995 2,305
Work activity
Total labour force aged 15 years and over by work activity in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 91 53,595 27,595 26,000
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,710 1,300 1,405
Worked in 2010 50,885 26,285 24,595
1 to 13 weeks 2,730 1,340 1,385
14 to 26 weeks 4,130 1,920 2,210
27 to 39 weeks 3,235 1,745 1,495
40 to 48 weeks 7,045 3,545 3,500
49 to 52 weeks 33,735 17,730 16,010
Average weeks worked in 2010 44.6 44.9 44.2
Full-time or part-time weeks worked
Total labour force population aged 15 years and over by full-time or part-time weeks worked in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 93 53,590 27,590 26,000
Did not work in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 92 2,710 1,305 1,405
Worked in 2010 50,885 26,290 24,595
Worked full-time in 2010 38,995 22,300 16,690
Worked part-time in 2010 11,895 3,985 7,905
Place of work status
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by place of work statusNational Household Survey data footnote 94 49,225 25,195 24,025
Worked at home 2,830 1,465 1,365
Worked outside Canada 145 95 45
No fixed workplace address 4,805 3,375 1,430
Worked at usual place 41,440 20,255 21,180
Mode of transportation
Total employed population aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address by mode of transportationNational Household Survey data footnote 95 46,245 23,635 22,610
Car, truck or van - as a driver 37,920 19,875 18,050
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 2,900 1,215 1,690
Public transit 1,055 350 705
Walked 3,265 1,455 1,815
Bicycle 475 345 130
Other methods 620 395 220
Median commuting duration
Total employed population aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address by median commuting durationNational Household Survey data footnote 96 46,245 23,630 22,610
Median commuting duration 15.5 15.7 15.4
Time leaving for work
Total employed population aged 15 years and over by time leaving for workNational Household Survey data footnote 97 46,245 23,630 22,615
Between 5 and 6:59 a.m. 12,480 8,085 4,390
Between 7 and 9:00 a.m. 24,510 11,340 13,175
Anytime after 9:00 a.m. 9,255 4,210 5,045
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total number of occupied private dwellings by condition of dwellingNational Household Survey data footnote 98 45,960 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 42,640 ... ...
Major repairs needed 3,325 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by period of constructionNational Household Survey data footnote 99 45,960 ... ...
1960 or before 17,125 ... ...
1961 to 1980 14,685 ... ...
1981 to 1990 5,795 ... ...
1991 to 2000 4,250 ... ...
2001 to 2005 2,315 ... ...
2006 to 2011National Household Survey data footnote 100 1,790 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of roomsNational Household Survey data footnote 101 45,965 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 8,815 ... ...
5 rooms 6,520 ... ...
6 rooms 7,710 ... ...
7 rooms 6,190 ... ...
8 or more rooms 16,725 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.8 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by number of bedroomsNational Household Survey data footnote 102 45,965 ... ...
0 to 1 bedroom 4,860 ... ...
2 bedrooms 12,010 ... ...
3 bedrooms 17,865 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 11,235 ... ...
Household characteristics
Total number of private households by tenureNational Household Survey data footnote 103 45,965 ... ...
Owner 32,260 ... ...
Renter 13,700 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ...
Total number of private households by condominium statusNational Household Survey data footnote 104 45,960 ... ...
Part of a condominium development 1,965 ... ...
Not part of a condominium development 44,000 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 105 45,960 ... ...
1 household maintainer 27,895 ... ...
2 household maintainers 17,400 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 665 ... ...
Total number of private households by age group of primary household maintainersNational Household Survey data footnote 106 45,960 ... ...
Under 25 years 1,485 ... ...
25 to 34 years 5,350 ... ...
35 to 44 years 6,490 ... ...
45 to 54 years 9,965 ... ...
55 to 64 years 9,165 ... ...
65 to 74 years 7,005 ... ...
75 years and over 6,500 ... ...
Total number of private households by number of persons per roomNational Household Survey data footnote 107 45,960 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 45,640 ... ...
More than one person per room 320 ... ...
Total number of private households by housing suitabilityNational Household Survey data footnote 108 45,965 ... ...
Suitable 44,245 ... ...
Not suitable 1,720 ... ...
Shelter costs
Total number of owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratioNational Household Survey data footnote 109 45,565 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of household total income on shelter costs 34,065 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costs 11,500 ... ...
Spending 30% to less than 100% of household total income on shelter costs 9,915 ... ...
Number of owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 31,900 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageNational Household Survey data footnote 110 56.9 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 111 18.1 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 934 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 112 1,012 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 200,558 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 113 247,160 ... ...
Number of tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings 13,670 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingNational Household Survey data footnote 114 17.1 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of household total income on shelter costsNational Household Survey data footnote 115 41.9 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 789 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)National Household Survey data footnote 116 791 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Total income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 117 90,770 43,720 47,050
Without income 3,905 1,675 2,225
With income 86,870 42,040 44,825
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 118 7,930 3,310 4,620
$5,000 to $9,999 6,340 2,335 4,005
$10,000 to $14,999 8,670 3,385 5,285
$15,000 to $19,999 8,095 2,950 5,145
$20,000 to $29,999 15,445 6,400 9,040
$30,000 to $39,999 11,540 5,685 5,850
$40,000 to $49,999 8,685 4,655 4,025
$50,000 to $59,999 6,250 3,745 2,510
$60,000 to $79,999 7,445 4,985 2,465
$80,000 to $99,999 3,570 2,425 1,140
$100,000 and over 2,900 2,160 735
$100,000 to $124,999 1,575 1,185 385
$125,000 and over 1,330 980 350
Median income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 27,642 34,186 22,853
Average income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 119 36,535 44,283 29,269
After-tax income in 2010 of population 15 years and overNational Household Survey data footnote 120 90,770 43,715 47,050
Without after-tax income 3,895 1,680 2,220
With after-tax income 86,875 42,040 44,830
Under $5,000National Household Survey data footnote 121 8,155 3,345 4,810
$5,000 to $9,999 6,550 2,365 4,185
$10,000 to $14,999 8,925 3,470 5,455
$15,000 to $19,999 8,835 3,165 5,670
$20,000 to $29,999 17,305 7,730 9,570
$30,000 to $39,999 13,335 6,710 6,630
$40,000 to $49,999 8,960 5,025 3,935
$50,000 to $59,999 5,995 3,965 2,030
$60,000 to $79,999 5,965 4,125 1,835
$80,000 to $99,999 1,635 1,240 400
$100,000 and over 1,210 905 305
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 25,696 31,290 21,741
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 122 31,379 37,238 25,885
Composition of total income in 2010 of population 15 years and over (%)National Household Survey data footnote 123 100.0 100.0 100.0
Market income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 124 82.1 86.0 76.4
Employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 125 64.9 67.8 60.7
Wages and salaries (%)National Household Survey data footnote 126 60.7 62.9 57.7
Self-employment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 127 4.2 4.9 3.1
Investment income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 128 3.9 3.9 3.9
Retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (%)National Household Survey data footnote 129 11.8 13.0 10.0
Other money income (%)National Household Survey data footnote 130 1.5 1.3 1.9
Government transfer payments (%)National Household Survey data footnote 131 17.9 14.0 23.6
Canada/Quebec Pension Plan benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 132 5.7 5.0 6.6
Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement (%)National Household Survey data footnote 133 4.3 3.2 5.8
Employment Insurance benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 134 1.5 1.2 1.9
Child benefits (%)National Household Survey data footnote 135 1.6 0.1 3.6
Other income from government sources (%)National Household Survey data footnote 136 4.9 4.4 5.7
Income taxes paid as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 137 14.1 15.9 11.6
After-tax income as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 138 85.9 84.1 88.4
Net capital gains or losses as a % of total incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 139 0.8 1.0 0.4
Population aged 15 years and over who worked full year, full time and with employment income in 2010National Household Survey data footnote 140 28,575 16,220 12,360
Median employment income in 2010 ($) 43,486 49,345 37,823
Average employment income in 2010 ($) 52,356 59,642 42,790
Family income in 2010 of economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 141 32,135 ... ...
Median family income ($) 67,229 ... ...
Average family income ($) 81,809 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 60,642 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 69,891 ... ...
Average family size 2.8 ... ...
Couple-only economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 142 14,490 ... ...
Median family income ($) 64,091 ... ...
Average family income ($) 78,232 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 57,574 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 66,350 ... ...
Average family size 2.0 ... ...
Couple-with-children economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 143 12,080 ... ...
Median family income ($) 86,542 ... ...
Average family income ($) 99,729 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 75,751 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 84,514 ... ...
Average family size 3.9 ... ...
Lone-parent economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 144 4,590 ... ...
Median family income ($) 40,039 ... ...
Average family income ($) 47,930 ... ...
Median after-tax family income ($) 38,977 ... ...
Average after-tax family income ($) 43,568 ... ...
Average family size 2.5 ... ...
Income in 2010 of population aged 15 years and over not in economic familiesNational Household Survey data footnote 145 16,310 7,340 8,970
Median total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 26,382 29,146 24,507
Average total income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 146 33,405 36,568 30,818
Median after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 24,889 27,036 23,706
Average after-tax income ($)National Household Survey data footnote 147 29,433 31,565 27,689
Total population by decile of adjusted after-tax family incomeNational Household Survey data footnote 148 107,010 51,535 55,470
In bottom half of the Canadian distribution 58,460 26,970 31,490
In bottom decile 9,015 4,315 4,700
In second decile 12,355 5,165 7,190
In third decile 12,930 5,865 7,065
In fourth decile 12,420 5,970 6,450
In fifth decile 11,735 5,655 6,080
In top half of the Canadian distribution 48,550 24,570 23,980
In sixth decile 11,915 5,975 5,940
In seventh decile 11,275 5,530 5,745
In eighth decile 10,795 5,490 5,300
In ninth decile 8,540 4,490 4,050
In top decile 6,025 3,080 2,945
Income of households in 2010
Household total income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 149 45,960 ... ...
Under $5,000 815 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 690 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 1,630 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 2,180 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 5,065 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 5,210 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 5,030 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 4,215 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 7,385 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 4,810 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 4,225 ... ...
$125,000 to $149,999 2,060 ... ...
$150,000 and over 2,640 ... ...
After-tax income of households in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 150 45,960 ... ...
Under $5,000 830 ... ...
$5,000 to $9,999 715 ... ...
$10,000 to $14,999 1,635 ... ...
$15,000 to $19,999 2,305 ... ...
$20,000 to $29,999 5,605 ... ...
$30,000 to $39,999 5,890 ... ...
$40,000 to $49,999 5,940 ... ...
$50,000 to $59,999 5,075 ... ...
$60,000 to $79,999 7,765 ... ...
$80,000 to $99,999 4,695 ... ...
$100,000 and over 5,510 ... ...
$100,000 to $124,999 3,110 ... ...
$125,000 and over 2,395 ... ...
Household income in 2010 of private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 151 45,960 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 55,359 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 69,053 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 50,095 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 59,311 ... ...
One-person private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 12,610 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 28,153 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 35,302 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 26,323 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 31,049 ... ...
Two-or-more-persons private householdsNational Household Survey data footnote 152 33,350 ... ...
Median household total income ($) 67,363 ... ...
Average household total income ($) 81,814 ... ...
Median after-tax household income ($) 60,769 ... ...
Average after-tax household income ($) 69,996 ... ...
Income of individuals in 2010
Population in private households for income statusNational Household Survey data footnote 153 107,010 51,540 55,475
Less than 18 years 20,200 9,785 10,415
Less than 6 years 6,435 2,940 3,500
18 to 64 years 66,610 32,340 34,270
65 years and over 20,200 9,415 10,780
In low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT) 15,570 6,945 8,630
Less than 18 years 4,070 1,980 2,090
Less than 6 years 1,675 910 765
18 to 64 years 10,260 4,670 5,590
65 years and over 1,240 295 945
Prevalence of low income in 2010 based on after-tax low-income measure (%) 14.6 13.5 15.6
Less than 18 years (%) 20.1 20.2 20.1
Less than 6 years (%) 26.0 31.0 21.9
18 to 64 years (%) 15.4 14.4 16.3
65 years and over (%) 6.1 3.1 8.8

Symbols

... not applicable

National Household Survey data: Footnotes

Footnote 1

Citizenship refers to the legal citizenship status of a person. Citizenship can be by birth or naturalization. A person may have more than one citizenship. A person may be stateless, that is, they may have no citizenship.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 1 referrer

Footnote 2

Includes persons who are stateless.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 2 referrer

Footnote 3

Period of immigration refers to the period in which the immigrant first obtained his or her landed immigrant/permanent resident status. A landed immigrant/permanent resident refers to a person who has been granted the right to live permanently in Canada by immigration authorities.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 3 referrer

Footnote 4

Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 4 referrer

Footnote 5

Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 5 referrer

Footnote 6

Includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 6 referrer

Footnote 7

Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 7 referrer

Footnote 8

Age at immigration refers to the age at which an immigrant first obtained landed immigrant/permanent resident status. Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live permanently in Canada by immigration authorities.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 8 referrer

Footnote 9

The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by immigrants at the Canada level.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 9 referrer

Footnote 10

Non-immigrant refers to a person who is a Canadian citizen by birth.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 10 referrer

Footnote 11

Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. In the 2011 National Household Survey, 'Immigrants' includes immigrants who landed in Canada prior to May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 11 referrer

Footnote 12

The official name of United Kingdom is United Kingdom of Great Britain and Northern Ireland. United Kingdom includes Scotland, Wales, England and Northern Ireland (excludes Isle of Man, the Channel Islands and British Overseas Territories).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 12 referrer

Footnote 13

China excludes Hong Kong Special Administrative Region and Macao Special Administrative Region.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 13 referrer

Footnote 14

The official name of Viet Nam is Socialist Republic of Viet Nam.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 14 referrer

Footnote 15

The official name of Iran is Islamic Republic of Iran.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 15 referrer

Footnote 16

The official name of South Korea is Republic of Korea.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 16 referrer

Footnote 17

The category 'Oceania and other' includes places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 17 referrer

Footnote 18

The category 'Other places of birth' includes other places of birth in Oceania and responses not included elsewhere, such as 'born at sea.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 18 referrer

Footnote 19

Non-permanent resident refers to a person from another country who has a work or study permit, or who is a refugee claimant, and any non-Canadian-born family member living in Canada with them.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 19 referrer

Footnote 20

Recent immigrants are immigrants who landed in Canada between January 1, 2006 and May 10, 2011. Immigrant refers to a person who is or has ever been a landed immigrant/permanent resident. This person has been granted the right to live in Canada permanently by immigration authorities. Some immigrants have resided in Canada for a number of years, while others have arrived recently. Some immigrants are Canadian citizens, while others are not. Most immigrants are born outside Canada, but a small number are born in Canada. The places of birth selected are the most frequently reported by recent immigrants at the Canada level.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 20 referrer

Footnote 21

The official name of Venezuela is Bolivarian Republic of Venezuela.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 21 referrer

Footnote 22

The official name of Moldova is Republic of Moldova.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 22 referrer

Footnote 23

The official name of Syria is Syrian Arab Republic.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 23 referrer

Footnote 24

Generation status refers to whether or not the person or the person's parents were born in Canada. It identifies persons as being first generation, second generation or third generation or more.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 24 referrer

Footnote 25

'First generation' includes persons who were born outside Canada. For the most part, these are people who are now, or have ever been, immigrants to Canada.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 25 referrer

Footnote 26

'Second generation' includes persons who were born in Canada and had at least one parent born outside Canada. For the most part, these are the children of immigrants.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 26 referrer

Footnote 27

'Third generation or more' includes persons who were born in Canada with both parents born in Canada.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 27 referrer

Footnote 28

The Employment Equity Act defines visible minorities as 'persons, other than Aboriginal peoples, who are non-Caucasian in race or non-white in colour.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 28 referrer

Footnote 29

For example, 'East Indian,' 'Pakistani,' 'Sri Lankan,' etc.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 29 referrer

Footnote 30

For example, 'Vietnamese,' 'Cambodian,' 'Malaysian,' 'Laotian,' etc.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 30 referrer

Footnote 31

For example, 'Iranian,' 'Afghan,' etc.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 31 referrer

Footnote 32

The abbreviation 'n.i.e.' means 'not included elsewhere.' Includes respondents who reported a write-in response such as 'Guyanese,' 'West Indian,' 'Tibetan,' 'Polynesian,' 'Pacific Islander,' etc.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 32 referrer

Footnote 33

Includes respondents who reported more than one visible minority group by checking two or more mark-in circles, e.g., 'Black' and 'South Asian.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 33 referrer

Footnote 34

Includes respondents who reported 'Yes' to the Aboriginal identity question (Question 18) as well as respondents who were not considered to be members of a visible minority group.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 34 referrer

Footnote 35

This is a total population estimate.  The sum of the ethnic groups in this table is greater than the total population estimate because a person may report more than one ethnic origin in the NHS.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 35 referrer

Footnote 36

Includes general responses indicating North American origins (e.g., 'North American') as well as more specific responses indicating North American origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Maritimer,' 'Manitoban').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 36 referrer

Footnote 37

Includes general responses indicating British Isles origins (e.g., 'British,' 'United Kingdom') as well as more specific responses indicating British Isles origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Celtic').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 37 referrer

Footnote 38

Includes general responses indicating Western European origins (e.g., 'Western European') as well as more specific responses indicating Western European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Liechtensteiner').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 38 referrer

Footnote 39

Includes general responses indicating Northern European origins (e.g., 'Northern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Northern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Faroese,' 'Scandinavian').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 39 referrer

Footnote 40

Includes general responses indicating Eastern European origins (e.g., 'Eastern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Eastern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Baltic').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 40 referrer

Footnote 41

Includes general responses indicating Southern European origins (e.g., 'Southern European') as well as more specific responses indicating Southern European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Gibraltarian').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 41 referrer

Footnote 42

Includes general responses indicating Other European origins (e.g., 'European') as well as more specific responses indicating European origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Central European').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 42 referrer

Footnote 43

Includes general responses indicating Caribbean origins (e.g., 'Caribbean') as well as more specific responses indicating Caribbean origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Guadelupian,' 'Aruban').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 43 referrer

Footnote 44

Includes general responses indicating Latin, Central or South American origins (e.g., 'South American') as well as more specific responses indicating Latin, Central or South American origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Surinamese').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 44 referrer

Footnote 45

Includes general responses indicating Central or West African origins (e.g., 'West African') as well as more specific responses indicating Central or West African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Ewe,' 'Wolof').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 45 referrer

Footnote 46

Includes general responses indicating North African origins (e.g., 'North African') as well as more specific responses indicating North African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Maghreb').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 46 referrer

Footnote 47

Includes general responses indicating Southern or East African origins (e.g., 'East African') as well as more specific responses indicating Southern or East African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Hutu,' 'Shona').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 47 referrer

Footnote 48

Some respondents may choose to provide very specific ethnic origins in the National Household Survey (NHS), while other respondents may choose to give more general responses. This means that two respondents with the same ethnic ancestry could have different response patterns and thus could be counted as having different ethnic origins. For example, one respondent may report 'East Indian' ethnic origin while another respondent, with a similar ancestral background, may report 'Punjabi' or 'South Asian' origins; one respondent may report 'Black' while another, similar respondent, may report 'Ghanaian' or 'African.' As a result, ethnic origin data are very fluid, and counts for certain origins, such as 'East Indian' and 'Black,' may seem lower than initially expected. Users who wish to obtain broader response counts may wish to combine data for one or more ethnic origins together or use counts for ethnic categories such as 'South Asian origins' or 'African origins.' (Please note, however, that 'African origins' should not be considered equivalent to the 'Black' population group or visible minority status, as there are persons reporting African origins who report a population group or visible minority status other than 'Black.' Conversely, many people report a population group or visible minority status of 'Black' and do not report having 'African' origins. For information on population group and visible minority population in the 2011 NHS, refer to the appropriate definitions in this publication.)

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 48 referrer

Footnote 49

Includes general responses indicating Other African origins (e.g., 'African') as well as more specific responses indicating Other African origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Saharan').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 49 referrer

Footnote 50

Includes general responses indicating West Asian, Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins (e.g., 'West Asian,' 'Middle Eastern') as well as more specific responses indicating West Asian, Central Asian and Middle Eastern origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Baloch,' 'Circassian').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 50 referrer

Footnote 51

Includes general responses indicating South Asian origins (e.g., 'South Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating South Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Bhutanese').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 51 referrer

Footnote 52

Includes general responses indicating East and Southeast Asian origins (e.g., 'Southeast Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating East and Southeast Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Bruneian,' 'Karen').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 52 referrer

Footnote 53

Includes general responses indicating Other Asian origins (e.g., 'Asian') as well as more specific responses indicating Other Asian origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Eurasian').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 53 referrer

Footnote 54

Includes general responses indicating Pacific Islands origins (e.g., 'Pacific Islander') as well as more specific responses indicating Pacific Islands origins that have not been included elsewhere (e.g., 'Tahitian').

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 54 referrer

Footnote 55

Religion refers to the person's self-identification as having a connection or affiliation with any religious denomination, group, body, sect, cult or other religiously defined community or system of belief. Religion is not limited to formal membership in a religious organization or group. Persons without a religious connection or affiliation can self-identify as atheist, agnostic or humanist, or can provide another applicable response.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 55 referrer

Footnote 56

'Aboriginal identity' includes persons who reported being an Aboriginal person, that is, First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) and/or those who reported Registered or Treaty Indian status, that is registered under the Indian Act of Canada, and/or those who reported membership in a First Nation or Indian band. Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 56 referrer

Footnote 57

Users should be aware that the estimates associated with this variable are more affected than most by the incomplete enumeration of certain Indian reserves and Indian settlements in the National Household Survey (NHS). In 2011, there were a total of 36 Indian reserves and Indian settlements that were 'incompletely enumerated' in the NHS. For these reserves or settlements, NHS enumeration was either not permitted or was interrupted before it could be completed, or was not possible because of natural events (specifically forest fires in Northern Ontario). For additional information, please refer to the Aboriginal Peoples Reference Guide, National Household Survey (NHS), 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 57 referrer

Footnote 58

'Multiple Aboriginal identities' includes persons who reported being any two or all three of the following: First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 58 referrer

Footnote 59

'Aboriginal identities not included elsewhere' includes persons who did not report being First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuk (Inuit) but who did report Registered or Treaty Indian status and/or membership in a First Nation or Indian band.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 59 referrer

Footnote 60

Registered or Treaty Indian status refers to whether or not a person reported being a Registered or Treaty Indian.' Registered or Treaty Indian' includes persons who reported being a Registered or Treaty Indian in Question 20. Registered Indians are persons who are registered under the Indian Act of Canada. Treaty Indians are persons who belong to a First Nation or Indian band that signed a treaty with the Crown. Registered or Treaty Indians are sometimes also called Status Indians.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 60 referrer

Footnote 61

This is a total population estimate. The sum of the ancestries in this table is greater than the total population estimate because a person may report more than one ancestry (ethnic origin) in the National Household Survey.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 61 referrer

Footnote 62

'Aboriginal ancestry' includes persons who reported one or more than one of First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuit ancestry in Question 17, either with or without also reporting a non-Aboriginal ancestry. The sum of the categories 'First Nations (North American Indian) ancestry', 'Métis ancestry' and 'Inuit ancestry' is thus greater than the sum of the total for 'Aboriginal ancestry' because persons who reported more than one Aboriginal ancestry are included in the response category for each Aboriginal ancestry they reported. All respondents with Aboriginal ancestry are counted in at least one of the categories 'First Nations (North American Indian) ancestry,' 'Métis ancestry' and 'Inuit ancestry' and also in the category 'Aboriginal ancestry.' Aboriginal peoples of Canada are defined in the Constitution Act, 1982, section 35 (2) as including the Indian, Inuit and Métis peoples of Canada. Ancestry refers to the ethnic or cultural origins of the respondent's ancestors, an ancestor being usually more distant than a grandparent. A person can have more than one ethnic or cultural origin.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 62 referrer

Footnote 63

'Non-Aboriginal ancestry only' includes persons who did not report First Nations (North American Indian), Métis or Inuit ancestry in Question 17.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 63 referrer

Footnote 64

Refers to languages, other than English or French, in which the respondent can conduct a conversation. The category 'Non-official languages spoken' represents the sum of single language responses and multiple language responses received in the National Household Survey. Hence, this total is greater than the total population.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 64 referrer

Footnote 65

Cree languages include the following categories: Cree not otherwise specified (which refers to those who reported 'Cree'), Swampy Cree, Plains Cree, Woods Cree, and a category labelled 'Cree not included elsewhere' (which includes Moose Cree, Northern East Cree and Southern East Cree).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 65 referrer

Footnote 66

This is a subtotal of all Aboriginal languages collected on May 10, 2011 that are not displayed separately here.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 66 referrer

Footnote 67

This is a subtotal of all non-Aboriginal languages, other than English or French, collected on May 10, 2011 that are not displayed separately here.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 67 referrer

Footnote 68

Refers to the status of a person with regard to the place of residence on the reference day, May 10, 2011, in relation to the place of residence on the same date one year earlier. Persons who have not moved are referred to as non-movers and persons who have moved from one residence to another are referred to as movers. Movers include non-migrants and migrants. Non-migrants are persons who did move but remained in the same city, town, township, village or Indian reserve. Migrants include internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Canada. External migrants include persons who lived outside Canada at the earlier reference date.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 68 referrer

Footnote 69

Refers to the status of a person with regard to the place of residence on the reference day, May 10, 2011, in relation to the place of residence on the same date five years earlier. Persons who have not moved are referred to as non-movers and persons who have moved from one residence to another are referred to as movers. Movers include non-migrants and migrants. Non-migrants are persons who did move but remained in the same city, town, township, village or Indian reserve. Migrants include internal migrants who moved to a different city, town, township, village or Indian reserve within Canada. External migrants include persons who lived outside Canada at the earlier reference date.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 69 referrer

Footnote 70

'Highest certificate, diploma or degree' refers to the highest certificate, diploma or degree completed based on a hierarchy which is generally related to the amount of time spent 'in-class.' For postsecondary completers, a university education is considered to be a higher level of schooling than a college education, while a college education is considered to be a higher level of education than in the trades. Although some trades requirements may take as long or longer to complete than a given college or university program, the majority of time is spent in on-the-job paid training and less time is spent in the classroom. For further definitions, refer to the National Household Survey Dictionary, Catalogue no. 99-000-X. For any comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 70 referrer

Footnote 71

'High school diploma or equivalent' includes persons who have graduated from a secondary school or equivalent. It excludes persons with a postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 71 referrer

Footnote 72

'Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes 'apprenticeship or trades certificates or diplomas,' 'college, CEGEP or other non-university certificates or diplomas' and university certificates, diplomas and degrees.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 72 referrer

Footnote 73

'Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma' includes Registered Apprenticeship certificates (including Certificate of Qualification, Journeyperson's designation) and other trades certificates or diplomas such as pre-employment or vocational certificates and diplomas from brief trade programs completed at community colleges, institutes of technology, vocational centres, and similar institutions.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 73 referrer

Footnote 74

Comparisons with other data sources suggest that the category 'University certificate or diploma below the bachelor's level' was over-reported in the NHS. This category likely includes some responses that are actually college certificates or diplomas, bachelor's degrees or other types of education (e.g., university transfer programs, bachelor's programs completed in other countries, incomplete bachelor's programs, non-university professional designations). We recommend users interpret the results for the 'University certificate or diploma below the bachelor's level' category with caution.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 74 referrer

Footnote 75

'University certificate, diploma or degree above bachelor level' includes the categories 'University certificate or diploma above bachelor level,' 'Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry,' 'Master's degree' and 'Earned doctorate.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 75 referrer

Footnote 76

'Major field of study' is defined as the main discipline or subject of learning. It is collected for the highest certificate, diploma or degree above the high school or secondary school level and classified according to the Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) Canada 2011. This variable shows the 'primary groupings,' a CIP variant. For more information on the CIP classification, see the Classification of Instructional Programs, Canada 2011, Catalogue no. 12-590-X available from: www.statcan.gc.ca/concepts/classification-eng.htm. For any comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable, refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 76 referrer

Footnote 77

'No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree' includes persons who have not completed a registered apprenticeship certificate (including Certificate of Qualification, Journeyperson's designation) or other trades certificate or diploma, a college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma, or a university certificate, diploma or degree.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 77 referrer

Footnote 78

Called 'Health, parks, recreation and fitness' in CIP Canada 2000.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 78 referrer

Footnote 79

Includes 'Multidisciplinary/interdisciplinary studies, other.'

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 79 referrer

Footnote 80

'Location of study compared with province or territory of residence' indicates whether the 'Location of study' is the same as the province or territory of residence in 2011, a different Canadian province or territory, or outside Canada. 'Location of study' refers to the province, territory or country of the institution where the highest certificate, diploma or degree above the high school level was completed. Users should be aware that some respondents may have reported the physical location of study rather than the location of the certificate, diploma or degree-granting institution. This could affect the responses of those who obtained a certificate, diploma or degree through a joint program or by distance learning with credentials granted in another province or country. In particular, a number of persons reported a location of study for a university credential in one of the territories (Yukon, Northwest Territories, Nunavut), even though there were no educational institutions in the territories with the authority to grant university degrees. For any other comments on collection, dissemination or data quality for this variable or 'Location of study,' refer to the Education Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-012-X2011006.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 80 referrer

Footnote 81

Population by language used most often at work . Refers to the language used most often at work, as reported on May 10, 2011 by the individuals aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 81 referrer

Footnote 82

Cree languages include the following categories: Cree not otherwise specified (which refers to those who reported 'Cree'), Swampy Cree, Plains Cree, Woods Cree, and a category labelled 'Cree not included elsewhere' (which includes Moose Cree, Northern East Cree and Southern East Cree).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 82 referrer

Footnote 83

Refers to whether a person was employed, unemployed or not in the labour force during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011. In the past, this variable was called Labour force activity.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 83 referrer

Footnote 84

Refers to whether an employed person is an employee or is self-employed. The self-employed include persons with or without a business, as well as unpaid family workers. 

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 84 referrer

Footnote 85

Includes unemployed persons aged 15 years and over who have never worked for pay or in self-employment or who had last worked prior to January 1, 2010 only.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 85 referrer

Footnote 86

Experienced labour force refers to persons who, during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011, were employed and the unemployed who had last worked for pay or in self-employment in either 2010 or 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 86 referrer

Footnote 87

Includes self-employed with an incorporated business and self-employed with an unincorporated business. Also included among the self-employed are unpaid family workers.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 87 referrer

Footnote 88

Refers to the kind of work performed by persons during the week of Sunday, May 1 to Saturday, May 7, 2011, as determined by their kind of work and the description of the main activities in their job. The 2011 National Household Survey occupation data are produced according to the NOC 2011. 

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 88 referrer

Footnote 89

Unemployed persons aged 15 years and over who have never worked for pay or in self-employment or who had last worked prior to January 1, 2010 only.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 89 referrer

Footnote 90

Refers to the general nature of the business carried out in the establishment where the person worked. The 2011 National Household Survey industry data are produced according to the NAICS 2007.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 90 referrer

Footnote 91

Refers to the number of weeks in which a person worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 91 referrer

Footnote 92

Includes persons who never worked, persons who worked prior to 2010 only, or persons who worked in 2011 only.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 92 referrer

Footnote 93

Refers to persons who worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010. These persons were asked to report whether the weeks they worked in 2010 were full-time weeks (30 hours or more per week) or not, on the basis of all jobs held. Persons with a part-time job for part of the year and a full-time job for another part of the year were to report the information for the job at which they worked the most weeks.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 93 referrer

Footnote 94

Classification of respondents according to whether they worked at home, worked outside Canada, had no fixed workplace address or worked at a specific address (usual place of work).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 94 referrer

Footnote 95

Refers to the main mode of transportation a respondent uses to travel between his or her home and his or her place of work.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 95 referrer

Footnote 96

Refers to how many minutes it took for a person to travel from home to work. Median commuting duration is the value which divides the commuting duration into two equal halves, i.e., the commuting duration of individuals for the first half is below the median, while the commuting distance of individuals for the second half is above the median.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 96 referrer

Footnote 97

Time at which a respondent usually leaves home to go to work.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 97 referrer

Footnote 98

Condition of dwelling - Refers to whether the dwelling is in need of repairs. This does not include desirable remodelling or additions.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 98 referrer

Footnote 99

Period of construction - Refers to the period in time during which the building or dwelling was originally constructed.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 99 referrer

Footnote 100

Includes data up to May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 100 referrer

Footnote 101

Rooms - Refers to enclosed areas within a private dwelling which are finished and suitable for year round living. The number of rooms of a private dwelling includes kitchens, bedrooms and finished rooms in the attic or basement. The number of rooms of a private dwelling excludes bathrooms, halls, vestibules and rooms used solely for business purposes. Partially divided rooms are considered to be separate rooms if they are considered as such by the respondent (e.g., L-shaped dining room and living room arrangements).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 101 referrer

Footnote 102

Bedrooms - Refers to rooms in a private dwelling that are designed mainly for sleeping purposes even if they are now used for other purposes, such as guest rooms and television rooms. Also included are rooms used as bedrooms now, even if they were not originally built as bedrooms, such as bedrooms in a finished basement. Bedrooms exclude rooms designed for another use during the day such as dining rooms and living rooms even if they may be used for sleeping purposes at night. By definition, one-room private dwellings such as studio apartments have zero bedrooms.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 102 referrer

Footnote 103

Tenure - Refers to whether the household owns or rents their private dwelling, or whether the dwelling is band housing (on an Indian reserve or settlement).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 103 referrer

Footnote 104

Condominium status - Refers to whether the private dwelling is part of a condominium development. A condominium is a residential complex in which dwellings are owned individually while land and common elements are held in joint ownership with others.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 104 referrer

Footnote 105

Household maintainer - Refers to whether or not a person residing in the household is responsible for paying the rent, or the mortgage, or the taxes, or the electricity or other services or utilities. Where a number of people may contribute to the payments, more than one person in the household may be identified as a household maintainer. If no person in the household is identified as making such payments, the reference person is identified by default.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 105 referrer

Footnote 106

Primary household maintainer - First person in the household identified as someone who pays the rent or the mortgage, or the taxes, or the electricity bill, and so on, for the dwelling. The order of the persons in a household is determined by the order in which the respondent lists the persons on the questionnaire. Generally, an adult is listed first followed, if applicable, by that person's spouse or common-law partner and by their children. The order does not necessarily correspond to the proportion of household payments made by the person. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 106 referrer

Footnote 107

Persons per room - Refers to an indicator of the level of crowding in a private dwelling. It is calculated by dividing the number of persons in the household by the number of rooms in the dwelling.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 107 referrer

Footnote 108

Housing suitability - Housing suitability refers to whether a private household is living in suitable accommodations according to the National Occupancy Standard (NOS); that is, whether the dwelling has enough bedrooms for the size and composition of the household. A household is deemed to be living in suitable accommodations if its dwelling has enough bedrooms, as calculated using the National Occupancy Standard. Housing suitability assesses the required number of bedrooms for a household based on the age, sex, and relationships among household members. An alternative variable, the number of persons per room, considers all rooms in a private dwelling and the number of household members. Housing suitability and the National Occupancy Standard (NOS) on which it is based were developed by Canada Mortgage and Housing Corporation (CMHC) through consultations with provincial housing agencies.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 108 referrer

Footnote 109

Shelter-cost-to-income ratio - Percentage of a household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the monthly rent (for tenants) or the mortgage payment, property taxes and condominium fees (for owners) and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes owner and tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 109 referrer

Footnote 110

Presence of mortgage - Refers to whether the owner households reported mortgage or loan payments for their dwelling.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 110 referrer

Footnote 111

Shelter-cost-to-income ratio for owner households - Percentage of an owner household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the mortgage payment, property taxes and condominium fees and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 111 referrer

Footnote 112

Shelter cost for owned dwellings - Includes all shelter expenses paid by households that own their dwellings, such as the mortgage payment and the costs of electricity, heat, water and other municipal services, property taxes and condominium fees.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 112 referrer

Footnote 113

Value of dwelling - Refers to the dollar amount expected by the owner if the dwelling were to be sold.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 113 referrer

Footnote 114

Subsidized housing - Refers to whether the dwelling is subsidized. Subsidized housing includes rent geared to income, social housing, public housing, government-assisted housing, non-profit housing, rent supplements and housing allowances.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 114 referrer

Footnote 115

Shelter-cost-to-income ratio for tenant households - Percentage of a tenant household's average total monthly income which is spent on shelter-related expenses. Those expenses include the monthly rent and the costs of electricity, heat, municipal services, etc. The percentage is calculated by dividing the total shelter-related expenses by the household's total monthly income and multiplying the result by 100. Includes tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings with household total income greater than zero in 2010 (i.e., excludes negative or zero household total income). The relatively high shelter costs to household income ratios for some households may have resulted from the difference in the reference period for shelter costs and household total income data. The reference period for shelter cost data is 2011, while household total income is reported for the year 2010. As well, for some households, the 2010 household total income may represent income for only part of a year. Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income refers to the total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income, before income taxes and deductions, during the calendar year 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 115 referrer

Footnote 116

Shelter costs for rented dwellings - Includes all shelter expenses paid by households that rent their dwellings, such as the monthly rent and the costs of electricity, heat and municipal services.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 116 referrer

Footnote 117

Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the individuals with income in that group (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years). Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 117 referrer

Footnote 118

Including loss.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 118 referrer

Footnote 119

For population with income.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 119 referrer

Footnote 120

After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the individuals with income in that group (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years). Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 120 referrer

Footnote 121

Including loss.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 121 referrer

Footnote 122

For population with after-tax income.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 122 referrer

Footnote 123

Composition of income - The composition of the total income of a population group or a geographic area refers to the relative share of each income source or group of sources, expressed as a percentage of the aggregate total income of that group or area. Total income - Total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 123 referrer

Footnote 124

Market income - Refers to the sum of employment income (wages and salaries, net farm income and net income from non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice), investment income, retirement pensions, superannuation and annuities (including those from RRSPs and RRIFs) and other money income. It is equivalent to total income before tax minus all government transfers and is also referred to as income before transfers and taxes.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 124 referrer

Footnote 125

Earnings or employment income - Total wages and salaries and net income from self-employment.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 125 referrer

Footnote 126

Wages and salaries - Refers to gross wages and salaries before deductions for such items as income tax, pensions and Employment Insurance. Included in this source are military pay and allowances, tips, commissions and cash bonuses, benefits from wage-loss replacement plans or income-maintenance insurance plans, supplementary unemployment benefits from an employer or union as well as all types of casual earnings during calendar year 2010. Other employment income such as taxable benefits, research grants and royalties are included.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 126 referrer

Footnote 127

Self-employment net income - Refers to the total amount received by persons aged 15 years and over during calendar year 2010 as net farm income from self-employment, or net non-farm income from unincorporated business and/or professional practice. Net farm income - Refers to net income (gross receipts from farm sales minus depreciation and cost of operation) received during calendar year 2010 from the operation of a farm, either on the respondent's own account or in partnership. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share of income was reported. Included with gross receipts are cash advances received in 2010, dividends from cooperatives, rebates and farm-support payments to farmers from federal, provincial and regional agricultural programs (for example, milk subsidies and marketing board payments) and gross insurance proceeds such as payments from the AgriInvest and AgriStability programs. The value of income 'in kind,' such as agricultural products produced and consumed on the farm, is excluded. Net non-farm income from unincorporated business and/or professional practice - Refers to net income (gross receipts minus expenses of operation such as wages, rents and depreciation) received during calendar year 2010 from the respondent's non-farm unincorporated business or professional practice. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share was reported. Also included is net income from persons babysitting in their own homes, persons providing room and board to non-relatives, self-employed fishers, hunters and trappers, operators of direct distributorships such as those selling and delivering cosmetics, as well as freelance activities of artists, writers, music teachers, hairdressers, dressmakers, etc.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 127 referrer

Footnote 128

Investment income - Refers to interest received during calendar year 2010 from deposits in banks, trust companies, cooperatives, credit unions, caisses populaires, etc., as well as interest on savings certificates, bonds and debentures, and all dividends from both Canadian and foreign corporate stocks and mutual funds. Also included is other investment income from either Canadian or foreign sources, such as net rents from real estate, mortgage and loan interest received, regular income from an estate or trust fund, and interest from insurance policies. Does not include capital gains or losses.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 128 referrer

Footnote 129

Retirement pensions - Refers to all regular income received by the respondent during calendar year 2010 as the result of having been a member of a pension plan of one or more employers. It includes payments received from all annuities, including payments from a Registered Retirement Income Fund (RRIF), a matured Registered Retirement Savings Plan (RRSP) in the form of a life annuity, a fixed-term annuity, or an income-averaging annuity contract; pensions paid to widow(er)s or other relatives of deceased pensioners; pensions of retired civil servants, Armed Forces personnel and Royal Canadian Mounted Police (RCMP) officers; annuity payments received from the Canadian Government Annuities Fund, an insurance company, etc. Does not include lump-sum death benefits, lump-sum benefits or withdrawals from a pension plan or RRSP, or refunds of over-contributions.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 129 referrer

Footnote 130

Other money income - Refers to regular cash income received during calendar year 2010 and not reported in any of the other sources listed on the questionnaire. For example, severance pay and retirement allowances, alimony, child support, periodic support from other persons not in the household, income from abroad (excluding dividends and interest), non refundable scholarships, bursaries, fellowships and study grants, and artists' project grants are included.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 130 referrer

Footnote 131

Government transfer payments - Refers to all cash benefits received from federal, provincial, territorial or municipal governments during 2010. This variable is derived by summing the amounts reported in: the Old Age Security pension and Guaranteed Income Supplement, Allowance and Allowance for the Survivor; benefits from Canada Pension Plan or Quebec Pension Plan; benefits from Employment Insurance; child benefits; other income from government sources.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 131 referrer

Footnote 132

Benefits from Canada or Quebec pension plan - Refers to benefits received during calendar year 2010 from the Canada or Quebec Pension Plan (For example, retirement pensions, survivors' benefits and disability pensions). Does not include lump-sum death benefits.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 132 referrer

Footnote 133

Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplement - Refers to Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplements paid to persons aged 65 years and over, and to the Allowance or Allowance for the survivor paid to 60- to 64-year-old spouses of old age security recipients or widow(er)s by the federal government during the calendar year 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 133 referrer

Footnote 134

Benefits from employment insurance - Refers to total Employment Insurance benefits received during calendar year 2010, before income tax deductions. It includes benefits for unemployment, sickness, maternity, paternity, adoption, work sharing, retraining and benefits to self-employed fishers received under the federal Employment Insurance Program or the Quebec Parental Insurance Program.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 134 referrer

Footnote 135

Child benefits - Refers to payments received under the Canada Child Tax Benefit program during calendar year 2010 by parents with dependent children under 18 years of age. Included with the Canada Child Tax Benefit is the National Child Benefit Supplement (NCBS) for low-income families with children. The NCBS is the federal contribution to the National Child Benefit (NCB), a joint initiative of federal, provincial and territorial governments. Also included in this variable are child benefits, child disability benefits and earned income supplements provided by certain provinces and territories and the Universal Child Care Benefit (UCCB).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 135 referrer

Footnote 136

Other income from government sources - Refers to all transfer payments, excluding those covered as a separate income source (Canada Pension Plan or Quebec Pension Plan benefits, Old Age Security pensions and Guaranteed Income Supplements, Employment Insurance benefits and child benefits) received from federal, provincial, territorial or municipal programs during 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 136 referrer

Footnote 137

Income tax paid - Refers to all federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid on 2010 income. Federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid refer to taxes on income, after taking into account exemptions, deductions, non-refundable tax credits and the Quebec abatement. These taxes are obtained from the income tax files for persons who allowed access to their income tax data and from direct responses on the questionnaire for others.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 137 referrer

Footnote 138

After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial taxes paid for 2010.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 138 referrer

Footnote 139

Net capital gains or losses - Refers to the net gains received or losses incurred during calendar year 2010 from the sale of capital property. This represents the proceeds of disposition minus the adjusted cost base of the property and outlays and expenses incurred to sell the property. Capital property includes depreciable property and any property which, if sold, would result in a capital gain or loss (for example, cottages, buildings and securities such as mutual funds). Non-taxable capital gains or losses on the sale of a principal residence are excluded. Net capital gains or losses are not included in the definition of Total income as published in standard products. Net capital gains or losses are not included in the concept of total income but are expressed here as a percentage to obtain a relative measure of size.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 139 referrer

Footnote 140

Earnings or employment income - Refers to total income received by persons 15 years of age and over during calendar year 2010 as wages and salaries, net income from a non-farm unincorporated business and/or professional practice, and/or net farm self-employment income. Wages and salaries - Refers to gross wages and salaries before deductions for such items as income tax, pensions and Employment Insurance. Included in this source are military pay and allowances, tips, commissions and cash bonuses, benefits from wage-loss replacement plans or income-maintenance insurance plans, supplementary unemployment benefits from an employer or union as well as all types of casual earnings during calendar year 2010. Other employment income such as taxable benefits, research grants and royalties are included. Net non-farm income from unincorporated business or professional practice - Refers to net income (gross receipts minus expenses of operation such as wages, rents and depreciation) received during calendar year 2010 from the respondent's non-farm unincorporated business or professional practice. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share was reported. Also included is net income from persons babysitting in their own homes, persons providing room and board to non-relatives, self-employed fishers, hunters and trappers, operators of direct distributorships such as those selling and delivering cosmetics, as well as freelance activities of artists, writers, music teachers, hairdressers, dressmakers, etc. Net farm income - Refers to net income (gross receipts from farm sales minus depreciation and cost of operation) received during calendar year 2010 from the operation of a farm, either on the respondent's own account or in partnership. In the case of partnerships, only the respondent's share of income was reported. Included with gross receipts are cash advances received in 2010, dividends from cooperatives, rebates and farm-support payments to farmers from federal, provincial and regional agricultural programs (for example, milk subsidies and marketing board payments) and gross insurance proceeds such as payments from the AgriInvest and AgriStability programs. The value of income 'in kind,' such as agricultural products produced and consumed on the farm, is excluded. Median income of individuals - The median income of a specified group of income recipients is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves, i.e., the incomes of the first half of individuals are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median income is calculated from the unrounded number of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) with income in that group. Average income of individuals - Average income of individuals refers to the weighted mean total income of individuals aged 15 years and over who reported income for 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of individuals (e.g., males aged 45 to 54 years) by the number of individuals with income in that group. Median and average incomes of individuals will be calculated for those individuals who are at least aged 15 years and who have an income (positive or negative). The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics for earnings. Work activity in 2010 - Refers to the number of weeks in which a person worked for pay or in self-employment in 2010 at all jobs held, even if only for a few hours, and whether these weeks were mostly full time (30 hours or more per week) or mostly part time (less than 30 hours per week). Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 140 referrer

Footnote 141

Economic family total income - The total income of an economic family is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that family. Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. After-tax income of economic families - The after-tax income of an economic family is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that family. After-tax income of family members or persons not in families refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of economic families - The median income of a specified group of families is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the families are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of families are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of economic families - Average income of economic families refers to the weighted mean total income of families in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of families (for example, husband-wife families with working wives) by the number of families in that group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of economic families. Economic family - Refers to a group of two or more persons who live in the same dwelling and are related to each other by blood, marriage, common-law, adoption or a foster relationship. A couple may be of opposite or same sex.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 141 referrer

Footnote 142

Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 142 referrer

Footnote 143

Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family. Presence of children - Refers to the number of children in private households by age groups. To be included, children must live in the same household as the family, without a married spouse, common-law partner or one or more of their children living in the same household. In a census family, they may be children by birth, marriage or adoption. In an economic family, foster children are also included.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 143 referrer

Footnote 144

Economic family structure - Refers to the classification of economic families as couple families, lone-parent families or other economic families. Couple families - Those in which a member of either a married or common-law couple is the economic family reference person. Lone-parent families - Those in which either a male or female lone parent is the economic family reference person. Other economic families - Those in which the economic family reference person has other relatives but does not have a married spouse or common-law partner or a child in their census family.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 144 referrer

Footnote 145

Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of persons not in economic families - The median income of a specified group of persons not in economic families (for example, males aged 55 to 64) is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the persons are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of persons not in economic families are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of persons not in economic families - Average income of persons not in economic families refers to the weighted mean total income of the persons not in economic families in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of persons not in economic families by the number of persons in that group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of persons not in economic families. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011. Economic family persons refer to two or more household members who are related to each other by blood, marriage, common-law, adoption or a foster relationship, and thereby constitute an economic family. Persons not in economic families refer to household members who do not belong to an economic family, including persons living alone.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 145 referrer

Footnote 146

Calculation includes persons not in economic families without income (with an income of zero).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 146 referrer

Footnote 147

Calculation includes persons not in economic families without after-tax income (with an after-tax income of zero).

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 147 referrer

Footnote 148

Adjusted after-tax income for economic families and persons not in economic families - For economic family members, this refers to economic family after-tax income that has been adjusted by a factor that accounts for family size. The adjustment factor takes into account the lower relative needs of additional family members, as compared to a single person living alone. For use with the NHS income data, the adjusted after-tax income is computed as the economic family after-tax income divided by the square root of family size. For persons not in economic families, the adjusted after-tax income is set at after-tax income. This is equivalent to a factor of 1.0 for a person not in an economic family. Decile of adjusted after-tax family income - The deciles divide the population ranked by size of adjusted after-tax family income into 10 groups of equal size. The population in the bottom decile is the one who falls in the lower 10 percent of the adjusted after-tax family income distribution. The population in the top decile is the one who falls in the highest ten percent of the adjusted after-tax family income distribution. The 10 groups were formed with the full population in private households of Canada, whether or not they reported income.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 148 referrer

Footnote 149

Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. Total income - Total income refers to monetary receipts from certain sources, before income taxes and deductions, during calendar year 2010. It includes employment income from wages, salaries, tips, commissions and net income from self-employment (for both unincorporated farm and non-farm activities); income from government sources, such as social assistance, child benefits, employment insurance, old age security pension, Canada or Quebec pension plan benefits and disability income; income from employer and personal pension sources, such as private pensions and payments from annuities and RRIFs; income from investment sources, such as dividends and interest on bonds, accounts, GICs and mutual funds; and other regular cash income, such as child support payments received, spousal support payments (alimony) received and scholarships. The monetary receipts included are those that tend to be of a regular and recurring nature. It excludes one-time receipts, such as lottery winnings, gambling winnings, cash inheritances, lump sum insurance settlements, capital gains and RRSP withdrawals. Capital gains are excluded because they are not by their nature regular and recurring. It is further assumed that they are less likely to be fully spent in the period in which they are received, unlike income that is regular and recurring. Also excluded are employer's contributions to registered pension plans, Canada and Quebec pension plans, and employment insurance. Finally, voluntary inter-household transfers, imputed rent, goods and services produced for barter, and goods produced for own consumption are excluded from this total income definition. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 149 referrer

Footnote 150

After-tax income of households - The after-tax income of a household is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that household. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 150 referrer

Footnote 151

Household total income - The total income of a household is the sum of the total incomes of all members of that household. After-tax income of households - The after-tax income of a household is the sum of the after-tax incomes of all members of that household. Total income - Total of income from all sources, including employment income, income from government programs, pension income, investment income and any other money income. After-tax income - Refers to total income from all sources minus federal, provincial and territorial income taxes paid for 2010. Median income of households - The median income of a specified group of households is that amount which divides their income size distribution, ranked by size of income, into two halves. That is, the incomes of the first half of the households are below the median, while those of the second half are above the median. Median incomes of households are normally calculated for all units in the specified group, whether or not they reported income. Average income of households - Average income of households refers to the weighted mean total income of households in 2010. Average income is calculated from unrounded data by dividing the aggregate income of a specified group of households (for example, two person households) by the number of households in that specific group, whether or not they reported income. The above concept and procedures also apply in the calculation of these statistics on the after-tax income of households. Household, private - Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy the same private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada. Household members who are temporarily absent on May 10, 2011 (e.g., temporarily residing elsewhere) are considered as part of their usual household. Every person is a member of one and only one household.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 151 referrer

Footnote 152

Household size - Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 152 referrer

Footnote 153

Income status can be measured in several different ways in household surveys. For the standard products of the National Household Survey, the line chosen is a relative measure: the after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT). For this measure, the income used is after-tax income of households. There are no regional variations to account for prices or cost of living differences: all applicable households in Canada face the same line adjusted for household size. This line is set at half the median of adjusted household after-tax income. To account for potential economies of scale, the income of households with more than one member is divided by the square root of the size of the household. All household members are considered to share the household income and are attributed the same income status. Note: Low-income estimates in the 2011 National Household Survey. For the 2011 National Household Survey (NHS), low-income statistics are presented based on the after-tax low-income measure (LIM-AT). This measure is not related to the low-income cut-offs (LICO) presented in the 2006 Census and prevalence rates are conceptually not comparable. Because of the sensitivity of certain income indicators to differences in methodology and response patterns, direct comparisons to establish trends with low-income estimates from other household surveys, administrative programs or the 2006 Census are discouraged. The prevalence rates observed in the NHS at the national level are generally 1 to 2 percentage points higher than seen for similar concepts in other programs. However, analysis of the NHS data suggests that it is valid to compare low-income data for different sub-populations within the NHS (i.e., for different geographic areas or demographic groups). For more information, refer to the Income Reference Guide, National Household Survey, Catalogue no. 99-014-X2011006. Age - Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Return to National Household Survey data footnote 153 referrer

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2013. Bay of Quinte, Ontario (Code 35006) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 National Household Survey. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released September 11, 2013.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed January 19, 2022).

Data source

2011 National Household Survey

NHS data quality

Bay of Quinte, Ontario

Download current NHS table

  •  CSV (approx. 70 kb)
  •  TAB (approx. 70 kb)

Download NHS data for a complete geographic level

Census data

Census data

Select a table view
Census data, Bay of Quinte, Ontario. Table summary
The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Bay of Quinte
Ontario
(Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)
Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 .. ... ...
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 .. ... ...
2006 to 2011 population change (%) .. ... ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 .. ... ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 .. ... ...
Population density per square kilometre .. ... ...
Land area (square km) .. ... ...
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 109,485 52,945 56,545
0 to 4 years 5,300 2,700 2,600
5 to 9 years 5,130 2,595 2,540
10 to 14 years 5,795 2,945 2,855
15 to 19 years 7,235 3,685 3,550
15 years 1,440 745 690
16 years 1,430 730 705
17 years 1,380 710 665
18 years 1,575 790 790
19 years 1,410 705 705
20 to 24 years 6,295 3,210 3,085
25 to 29 years 5,880 2,985 2,895
30 to 34 years 5,675 2,785 2,890
35 to 39 years 5,690 2,770 2,925
40 to 44 years 6,625 3,200 3,420
45 to 49 years 8,770 4,295 4,480
50 to 54 years 8,990 4,385 4,610
55 to 59 years 8,140 3,830 4,315
60 to 64 years 7,990 3,855 4,135
65 to 69 years 6,295 3,005 3,295
70 to 74 years 5,165 2,430 2,740
75 to 79 years 4,260 1,960 2,305
80 to 84 years 3,230 1,405 1,830
85 years and over 3,005 920 2,085
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 45.7 44.4 46.8
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.2 84.4 85.9
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 93,255 44,705 48,550
Married or living with a common-law partner 55,435 27,695 27,740
Married (and not separated) 45,350 22,660 22,690
Living common law 10,085 5,035 5,050
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 37,820 17,015 20,810
Single (never legally married) 21,470 11,685 9,785
Separated 3,140 1,400 1,740
Divorced 6,005 2,440 3,565
Widowed 7,205 1,490 5,715
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 32,435 ... ...
Size of census family: 2 persons 18,655 ... ...
Size of census family: 3 persons 6,485 ... ...
Size of census family: 4 persons 5,215 ... ...
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 2,085 ... ...
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 32,435 ... ...
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 27,230 ... ...
Married couples 22,205 ... ...
Without children at home 12,505 ... ...
With children at home 9,695 ... ...
1 child 4,040 ... ...
2 children 4,070 ... ...
3 or more children 1,590 ... ...
Common-law couples 5,025 ... ...
Without children at home 2,785 ... ...
With children at home 2,235 ... ...
1 child 1,090 ... ...
2 children 770 ... ...
3 or more children 380 ... ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 5,210 ... ...
Female parent 4,060 ... ...
1 child 2,555 ... ...
2 children 1,090 ... ...
3 or more children 410 ... ...
Male parent 1,150 ... ...
1 child 810 ... ...
2 children 260 ... ...
3 or more children 75 ... ...
Total children in census families in private households 29,065 ... ...
Under six years of age 6,290 ... ...
6 to 14 years 9,735 ... ...
15 to 17 years 3,955 ... ...
18 to 24 years 6,070 ... ...
25 years and over 3,015 ... ...
Average number of children at home per census family 0.9 ... ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 107,070 51,990 55,080
Number of persons not in census families 18,350 8,170 10,175
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 1,995 855 1,145
Living with non-relatives only 3,740 2,145 1,590
Living alone 12,605 5,170 7,435
Number of census family persons 88,725 43,815 44,905
Average number of persons per census family 2.7 ... ...
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 20,245 9,185 11,055
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 6,475 1,810 4,660
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 660 195 465
Living with non-relatives only 330 165 170
Living alone 5,480 1,450 4,030
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 13,770 7,375 6,395
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 45,965 ... ...
Census-family households 31,780 ... ...
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 29,285 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 25,185 ... ...
Without children 14,225 ... ...
With children 10,960 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 4,100 ... ...
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 2,495 ... ...
One-family households with persons not in a census family 1,855 ... ...
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 1,190 ... ...
Without children 555 ... ...
With children 635 ... ...
Lone-parent-family households 670 ... ...
Two-or-more-family households 640 ... ...
Non-census-family households 14,190 ... ...
One-person households 12,605 ... ...
Two-or-more-person households 1,580 ... ...
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 45,970 ... ...
Single-detached house 31,795 ... ...
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 2,465 ... ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 530 ... ...
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 11,175 ... ...
Semi-detached house 1,545 ... ...
Row house 1,975 ... ...
Apartment, duplex 950 ... ...
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 6,510 ... ...
Other single-attached house 195 ... ...
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 45,965 ... ...
1 person 12,605 ... ...
2 persons 18,155 ... ...
3 persons 6,820 ... ...
4 persons 5,560 ... ...
5 persons 1,895 ... ...
6 or more persons 930 ... ...
Number of persons in private households 107,070 ... ...
Average number of persons in private households 2.3 ... ...
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 108,010 52,375 55,635
  Single responses  107,315 52,025 55,290
    English  99,335 48,165 51,170
    French  2,640 1,345 1,290
    Non-official languages  5,340 2,510 2,830
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 15 5 10
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  5 5 0
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0
        Ojibway  5 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0
        Stoney  5 0 5
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 5,205 2,445 2,760
        African languages, n.i.e 5 5 0
        Afrikaans  15 5 10
        Akan (Twi)  5 0 0
        Albanian  10 5 10
        Amharic  5 0 5
        Arabic  75 35 40
        Armenian  10 5 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 10 5 5
        Bengali  10 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  25 10 10
        Bosnian  10 10 0
        Bulgarian  5 5 5
        Burmese  0 5 0
        Cantonese  100 50 50
        Chinese, n.o.s.  255 115 140
        Creoles  5 0 5
        Croatian  30 10 15
        Czech  55 25 30
        Danish  45 15 35
        Dutch  880 410 465
        Estonian  30 15 20
        Finnish  60 30 35
        Flemish  15 5 10
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  765 345 425
        Greek  225 115 110
        Gujarati  65 35 30
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 10 5
        Hindi  25 10 10
        Hungarian  110 50 55
        Ilocano  15 5 10
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  300 155 150
        Japanese  30 10 25
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0
        Korean  180 90 90
        Kurdish  5 5 0
        Lao  0 0 0
        Latvian  25 5 15
        Lingala  0 0 0
        Lithuanian  10 5 5
        Macedonian  20 15 10
        Malay  5 0 0
        Malayalam  20 10 5
        Maltese  10 5 5
        Mandarin  90 45 40
        Marathi  10 10 5
        Nepali  10 5 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 5 0 0
        Norwegian  15 5 10
        Oromo  0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  55 30 25
        Pashto  5 0 5
        Persian (Farsi)  50 25 25
        Polish  185 100 90
        Portuguese  155 80 80
        Romanian  25 15 10
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0
        Russian  55 20 30
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  30 10 20
        Serbo-Croatian  5 0 5
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 35 20 10
        Sindhi  5 5 5
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  10 5 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 5 5 5
        Slovak  20 15 10
        Slovenian  30 10 20
        Somali  5 5 0
        Spanish  325 155 175
        Swahili  5 0 0
        Swedish  20 5 10
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  120 35 80
        Taiwanese  5 5 0
        Tamil  45 20 20
        Telugu  15 5 5
        Thai  20 10 10
        Tibetan languages  65 40 30
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  20 15 5
        Ukrainian  95 40 55
        Urdu  55 25 35
        Vietnamese  125 55 65
        Yiddish  5 0 5
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 125 60 60
  Multiple responses          695 350 345
    English and French  265 125 140
    English and non-official language  390 205 190
    French and non-official language  25 10 15
    English, French and non-official language 10 10 10
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 108,010 52,375 55,640
  English only 99,830 48,560 51,275
  French only 155 80 75
  English and French 7,765 3,620 4,140
  Neither English nor French 265 115 150
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 108,010 52,375 55,640
  English 105,105 50,900 54,200
  French 2,540 1,300 1,240
  English and French 135 70 65
  Neither English nor French 235 100 135
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 2,605 1,335 1,270
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 2.4 2.5 2.3
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 108,015 52,375 55,635
  Single responses 107,145 51,960 55,190
    English 104,280 50,565 53,720
    French 1,160 595 565
    Non-official languages 1,705 795 910
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0
        Atikamekw   0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 1,640 765 875
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 5 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0
        Akan (Twi) 0 5 0
        Albanian 5 0 0
        Amharic 0 0 0
        Arabic 20 5 15
        Armenian 0 0 5
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5
        Bengali 5 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages 10 5 0
        Bosnian 5 5 5
        Bulgarian 5 0 0
        Burmese 0 0 0
        Cantonese 55 25 30
        Chinese, n.o.s. 155 70 85
        Creoles 5 0 0
        Croatian 5 0 0
        Czech 5 0 0
        Danish 0 0 0
        Dutch 55 25 30
        Estonian 0 0 0
        Finnish 10 5 5
        Flemish 5 0 5
        Fukien 0 0 0
        German 85 40 40
        Greek 90 35 55
        Gujarati 45 20 25
        Hakka 0 0 0
        Hebrew 5 0 0
        Hindi 10 5 5
        Hungarian 20 10 10
        Ilocano 15 10 5
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Italian 100 45 55
        Japanese 15 5 15
        Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0
        Korean 130 65 70
        Kurdish 0 0 0
        Lao 0 0 0
        Latvian 5 5 0
        Lingala 0 0 0
        Lithuanian 0 0 0
        Macedonian 5 0 0
        Malay 0 0 0
        Malayalam 10 10 5
        Maltese 0 0 0
        Mandarin 60 35 30
        Marathi 10 5 5
        Nepali 5 5 5
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Norwegian 0 0 0
        Oromo 0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 35 15 20
        Pashto 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi) 40 20 15
        Polish 45 20 25
        Portuguese 50 25 30
        Romanian 15 5 5
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0
        Russian 15 5 5
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Serbian 20 5 15
        Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0
        Shanghainese 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 50 25 30
        Sindhi 0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0
        Slovak 5 0 0
        Slovenian 5 5 5
        Somali 0 0 0
        Spanish 145 75 70
        Swahili 5 5 0
        Swedish 0 0 0
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 40 15 25
        Taiwanese 0 0 5
        Tamil 30 10 15
        Telugu 5 5 5
        Thai 15 10 5
        Tibetan languages 40 25 20
        Tigrigna 0 0 0
        Turkish 5 5 0
        Ukrainian 10 10 5
        Urdu 40 20 20
        Vietnamese 85 35 45
        Yiddish 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 70 30 35
  Multiple responses         860 420 445
    English and French 150 75 75
    English and non-official language 685 320 360
    French and non-official language 5 5 5
    English, French and non-official language 20 10 5
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 108,010 52,375 55,640
  None 103,540 50,295 53,245
  Single responses  4,365 2,040 2,335
    English  1,275 630 645
    French  1,245 565 685
    Non-official languages  1,850 845 1,005
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 10 0 5
        Atikamekw    0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  5 5 5
        Dene  0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 5
        Inuktitut  0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  5 0 0
        Ojibway  0 0 5
        Oji-Cree  0 0 5
        Stoney  5 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 1,720 790 930
        African languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Afrikaans  5 5 5
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0
        Albanian  0 0 0
        Amharic  5 0 5
        Arabic  45 25 20
        Armenian  5 5 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Bengali  0 0 0
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0
        Bosnian  5 0 0
        Bulgarian  5 0 5
        Burmese  0 0 0
        Cantonese  30 15 15
        Chinese, n.o.s.  60 25 30
        Creoles  10 5 0
        Croatian  10 5 5
        Czech  25 10 10
        Danish  20 5 10
        Dutch  250 95 155
        Estonian  10 5 10
        Finnish  15 5 10
        Flemish  0 0 0
        Fukien  0 0 0
        German  240 100 140
        Greek  90 50 45
        Gujarati  25 10 10
        Hakka  0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 5 5
        Hindi  20 10 10
        Hungarian  40 15 20
        Ilocano  0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Italian  90 45 45
        Japanese  15 10 10
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0
        Korean  40 20 20
        Kurdish  5 0 0
        Lao  0 0 0
        Latvian  5 5 5
        Lingala  0 0 0
        Lithuanian  0 0 5
        Macedonian  15 5 5
        Malay  0 0 5
        Malayalam  5 0 5
        Maltese  5 5 0
        Mandarin  15 10 10
        Marathi  5 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 0
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 5 5 5
        Norwegian  5 5 0
        Oromo  0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  10 10 5
        Pashto  5 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  20 5 15
        Polish  50 20 25
        Portuguese  65 35 30
        Romanian  10 0 5
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0
        Russian  15 10 5
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Serbian  5 5 5
        Serbo-Croatian  0 0 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 40 25 20
        Sindhi  0 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  5 5 5
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0
        Slovak  5 0 0
        Slovenian  10 5 10
        Somali  0 0 0
        Spanish  185 90 95
        Swahili  5 5 0
        Swedish  10 5 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  55 15 45
        Taiwanese  0 0 0
        Tamil  10 5 5
        Telugu  0 0 5
        Thai  5 0 0
        Tibetan languages  15 5 5
        Tigrigna  0 0 0
        Turkish  0 0 0
        Ukrainian  20 10 10
        Urdu  25 15 5
        Vietnamese  30 10 20
        Yiddish  0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 120 60 65
  Multiple responses          100 40 60
    English and French  0 0 5
    English and non-official language  25 5 15
    French and non-official language  75 30 45
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0

Symbols

.. not available for a specific reference period

Data quality index: Data quality index showing a global non response rate higher than or equal to 25% (suppressed). Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

Incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement: There were 13 Indian reserves and Indian settlements where enumeration was not possible as a result of forest fires in Northern Ontario at the time of census collection. Collection for these communities was done at a later time. While the data are not included in the 2011 Census tabulations, it is expected that separate special tables showing data for these communities will be made available at a later date, subject to data quality evaluation. Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

... not applicable

A possible reason for the use of the three dots (...) symbol is:

  • A value that cannot be calculated such as a percentage change where the denominator is zero.

Census data: Footnotes

Footnote 1

Statistics Canada is committed to protect the privacy of all Canadians and the confidentiality of the data they provide to us. As part of this commitment, some population counts of geographic areas are adjusted in order to ensure confidentiality.

Counts of the total population are rounded to a base of 5 for any dissemination block having a population of less than 15. Population counts for all standard geographic areas above the dissemination block level are derived by summing the adjusted dissemination block counts. The adjustment of dissemination block counts is controlled to ensure that the population counts for dissemination areas will always be within 5 of the actual values. The adjustment has no impact on the population counts of census divisions and large census subdivisions.

Return to census data footnote 1 referrer

Footnote 2

A separate set of living quarters designed for or converted for human habitation in which a person or group of persons reside or could reside. In addition, a private dwelling must have a source of heat or power and must be an enclosed space that provides shelter from the elements, as evidenced by complete and enclosed walls and roof, and by doors and windows that provide protection from wind, rain and snow.

Return to census data footnote 2 referrer

Footnote 3

A separate set of living quarters which has a private entrance either directly from outside or from a common hall, lobby, vestibule or stairway leading to the outside, and in which a person or a group of persons live permanently.

Return to census data footnote 3 referrer

Footnote 4

Refers to the age at last birthday before the reference date, that is, before May 10, 2011.

Refer to the Census Dictionary for more information.

Return to census data footnote 4 referrer

Footnote 5

The median age is an age 'x', such that exactly one half of the population is older than 'x' and the other half is younger than 'x'.

Return to census data footnote 5 referrer

Footnote 6

Refers to the marital status of the person, taking into account his/her common-law status. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Marital status.

Return to census data footnote 6 referrer

Footnote 7

Census family - Refers to a married couple (with or without children), a common-law couple (with or without children) or a lone parent family. For more information, refer to the Census Dictionary: Census family.

Return to census data footnote 7 referrer

Footnote 8

Census family structure - Refers to the classification of census families into married couples (with or without children of either and/or both spouses), common-law couples (with or without children of either and/or both partners), and lone-parent families by sex of parent. A couple may be of opposite or same sex. A couple with children may be further classified as either an intact family or stepfamily, and stepfamilies may, in turn, be classified as simple or complex. Children in a census family include grandchildren living with their grandparent(s) but with no parents present.

Return to census data footnote 8 referrer

Footnote 9

Non-relatives may be present.

Return to census data footnote 9 referrer

Footnote 10

Refers to the basic division of private households into family and non-family households. Family household refers to a household that contains at least one census family, that is, a married couple with or without children, or a couple living common-law with or without children, or a lone parent living with one or more children (lone-parent family). One-family household refers to a single census family (with or without other persons) that occupies a private dwelling. Multiple-family household refers to a household in which two or more census families (with or without additional persons) occupy the same private dwelling. Family households may also be divided based on the presence of persons not in a census family.

Non-family household refers to either one person living alone in a private dwelling or to a group of two or more people who share a private dwelling, but who do not constitute a census family.

Return to census data footnote 10 referrer

Footnote 11

Refers to households that consist solely of one census family without additional persons.

Return to census data footnote 11 referrer

Footnote 12

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

Return to census data footnote 12 referrer

Footnote 13

Refers to one-census family households with additional persons and to multiple-census family households, with or without additional persons.

Return to census data footnote 13 referrer

Footnote 14

Refers to households with opposite-sex or same-sex couples.

Return to census data footnote 14 referrer

Footnote 15

Structural type of dwelling - Characteristics that define a dwelling's structure, for example, the characteristics of a single-detached house, a semi-detached house, a row house, or an apartment or flat in a duplex. Refers to the structural characteristics and/or dwelling configuration, that is, whether the dwelling is a single-detached house, an apartment in a high-rise building, a row house, a mobile home, etc.

Return to census data footnote 15 referrer

Footnote 16

Includes mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.

Return to census data footnote 16 referrer

Footnote 17

The category 'Other dwelling' is a subtotal of the following categories: semi-detached house, row house, apartment or flat in a duplex, apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys and other single-attached house.

Return to census data footnote 17 referrer

Footnote 18

Household, private - Person or group of persons occupying the same dwelling. Refers to a person or a group of persons (other than foreign residents) who occupy a private dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada.

Household size - Number of persons occupying a private dwelling. Refers to the number of usual residents in a private household.

Return to census data footnote 18 referrer

Footnote 19

The population excluding institutional residents includes Canadian citizens (by birth or by naturalization) and landed immigrants (permanent residents) excluding those who live in institutions (institutional collective dwellings). Canadian citizens and landed immigrants either: (1) have a usual place of residence in Canada; (2) are abroad either on a military base or attached to a diplomatic mission; or (3) are at sea or in port aboard merchant vessels under Canadian registry or Canadian government vessels. Since 1991, the target population also includes persons with a usual place of residence in Canada who are claiming refugee status, who hold study permits, or who hold work permits, as well as family members living with them; for census purposes, this group is referred to as non-permanent residents. The population universe does not include foreign residents.

Return to census data footnote 19 referrer

Footnote 20

The languages shown were selected based on the Aboriginal mother tongues most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

Return to census data footnote 20 referrer

Footnote 21

The languages shown were selected based on the non-Aboriginal mother tongues (other than English or French) most often reported as single responses in Canada in the 2011 Census of Population.

Return to census data footnote 21 referrer

Footnote 22

This is a subtotal of all languages collected by the census that are not displayed separately here. For a full list of languages collected in the census, please refer to Appendix D in the 2011 Census Dictionary.

Return to census data footnote 22 referrer

Footnote 23

English is the first official language spoken by Quebec's official language minority, which consists of all individuals with English as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French. French is the first official language spoken by the official language minority in the country overall and in every province and territory outside Quebec, which consists of all individuals with French as a first official language spoken and half of those with both English and French.

Return to census data footnote 23 referrer

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2013. Bay of Quinte, Ontario (Code 35006) (table). National Household Survey (NHS) Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 99-004-XWE. Ottawa. Released June 26, 2013.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/nhs-enm/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed January 19, 2022).

Data source

2011 Census of Population

Download current census table

  •  CSV (approx. 50 kb)
  •  TAB (approx. 50 kb)

Download census data for complete geographic level

Related links

Map

Map

Map: Bay of Quinte (Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order), Ontario

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy: Bay of Quinte, Ontario (Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order)

Note

Note: For more information regarding geographic hierarchies, refer to the Illustrated Glossary: Hierarchy of standard geographic units tutorial.

Related data

Related data

Related data: Bay of Quinte (Federal electoral district, 2013 Representation Order), Ontario

2011 NHS

  • Additional NHS data are not available for this area. Please refer to the 2011 NHS Data Products for additional geographies.

2011 Census