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2006 Community Profiles

 
Ottawa
Ontario
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 812,129   12,160,282
Population in 2001 1 774,072   11,410,046
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 4.9   6.6
Total private dwellings 2 340,732   4,972,869
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 320,888   4,554,251
Population density per square kilometre 292.3   13.4
Land area (square km) 2,778.13   907,573.82
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 812,130 393,000 419,130   12,160,285 5,930,700 6,229,580
0 to 4 years 44,375 22,515 21,860   670,770 343,475 327,290
5 to 9 years 46,235 23,460 22,775   721,590 369,670 351,920
10 to 14 years 52,140 26,655 25,490   818,445 420,705 397,740
15 to 19 years 54,595 27,645 26,945   833,115 427,185 405,925
20 to 24 years 58,490 29,140 29,350   797,255 400,445 396,815
25 to 29 years 53,395 25,935 27,460   743,695 360,525 383,170
30 to 34 years 55,595 26,755 28,835   791,955 382,030 409,925
35 to 39 years 59,750 29,140 30,610   883,990 430,220 453,770
40 to 44 years 69,825 34,290 35,530   1,032,415 507,130 525,280
45 to 49 years 67,535 32,655 34,885   991,970 486,390 505,585
50 to 54 years 59,275 28,675 30,600   869,400 423,345 446,060
55 to 59 years 52,540 25,620 26,930   774,530 378,530 395,995
60 to 64 years 37,510 18,050 19,460   581,985 283,545 298,440
65 to 69 years 28,100 13,190 14,910   466,240 222,640 243,600
70 to 74 years 23,850 11,020 12,825   401,950 187,510 214,445
75 to 79 years 19,870 8,420 11,450   338,910 149,585 189,325
80 to 84 years 15,770 5,935 9,835   250,270 97,240 153,035
85 years and over 13,275 3,905 9,370   191,810 60,555 131,260
Median age of the population 5 38.4 37.5 39.4   39.0 38.1 39.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 82.4 81.5 83.3   81.8 80.9 82.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 669,380 320,375 349,000   9,949,485 4,796,850 5,152,630
Not in a common-law relationship 615,640 293,205 322,435   9,257,730 4,448,935 4,808,790
In a common-law relationship 53,740 27,175 26,570   691,755 347,915 343,840
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 669,380 320,375 349,005   9,949,480 4,796,850 5,152,635
Never legally married (single) 8 237,045 122,695 114,345   3,143,960 1,662,930 1,481,025
Legally married (and not separated) 9 325,225 162,515 162,710   5,168,660 2,585,115 2,583,545
Separated, but still legally married 10 21,870 9,280 12,590   345,075 150,090 194,980
Divorced 11 48,995 19,320 29,665   679,990 283,150 396,840
Widowed 12 36,250 6,565 29,690   611,805 115,565 496,235
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 321,100   4,555,025
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 43.3   56.1
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.6   5.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19.2   7.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 2.0   3.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 10.6   10.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19.0   15.6
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.5   0.5
Number of owned dwellings 16 211,850   3,235,495
Number of rented dwellings 17 109,250   1,312,290
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 216,550   3,124,010
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 104,550   1,431,020
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 6.3   6.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   6.6
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 1.3   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 297,718   297,479
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 222,145   3,422,315
Number of married-couple families 22 159,420   2,530,560
Number of common-law-couple families 23 27,290   351,045
Number of lone-parent families 35,435   540,715
Number of female lone-parent families 28,975   441,105
Number of male lone-parent families 6,465   99,605
Average number of persons in all census families 3.0   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.1   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.5   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.6
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.4   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 84,554   69,156
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 96,036   77,243
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 78,129   66,525
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 44,033   38,448
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 41,529   36,496
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 59,513   50,339
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 70,437   59,377
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 78,894   65,534
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 65,917   57,013
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 39,754   35,677
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 37,952   34,206
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 51,295   43,972
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 321,100   4,555,025
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 93,290   1,420,515
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 87,210   1,288,140
One-person households 88,105   1,104,865
Other household types 28 52,490   741,505
Average household size 2.5   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 69,743   60,455
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 105,817   87,960
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 85,362   68,764
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 38,161   30,025
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 53,184   51,560
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 58,437   52,117
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 86,851   74,095
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 70,754   58,755
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 32,570   26,473
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 47,225   46,194
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 849   801
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 1,151   1,046
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 801,270 388,830 412,445   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 501,870 247,165 254,705   8,230,705 4,044,755 4,185,945
French only 119,445 55,045 64,400   488,815 230,700 258,115
English and French 6,815 3,090 3,720   32,685 14,820 17,870
Other language(s) 33 173,145 83,530 89,615   3,276,685 1,587,595 1,689,090
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 801,275 388,825 412,445   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 479,740 240,615 239,120   10,335,700 5,130,945 5,204,755
French only 12,985 5,090 7,895   49,210 21,460 27,750
English and French 298,245 139,110 159,130   1,377,330 621,285 756,045
Neither English nor French 10,300 4,005 6,295   266,655 104,185 162,470
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 801,275 388,825 412,445   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English 606,535 297,455 309,085   9,655,830 4,733,165 4,922,665
French 84,970 38,410 46,560   289,035 136,125 152,910
Non-official language 88,660 42,675 45,985   1,811,620 874,575 937,050
English and French 6,680 3,010 3,665   26,045 11,875 14,175
English and non-official language 12,360 6,375 5,990   239,890 119,205 120,685
French and non-official language 1,090 500 595   3,065 1,455 1,605
English, French and non-official language 970 400 565   3,405 1,480 1,925
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 801,270 388,825 412,445   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Non-immigrants 37 614,840 299,895 314,945   8,512,020 4,197,560 4,314,460
Immigrants 38 178,545 85,115 93,425   3,398,725 1,620,320 1,778,400
Before 1991 96,200 46,850 49,350   1,884,440 901,375 983,065
1991 to 2000 52,690 24,540 28,155   933,545 443,665 489,880
2001 to 2006 39 29,645 13,725 15,920   580,740 275,280 305,460
Non-permanent residents 40 7,885 3,820 4,070   118,150 59,995 58,155
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 801,275 388,830 412,445   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Canadian citizens 758,715 369,645 389,075   11,131,465 5,455,880 5,675,585
Canadian citizens under age 18 168,190 85,610 82,575   2,572,660 1,320,670 1,251,990
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 590,530 284,030 306,500   8,558,810 4,135,210 4,423,595
Not Canadian citizens 42 42,555 19,185 23,365   897,430 421,990 475,435
Table: Generation status
Generation status Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 658,495 316,220 342,280   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
1st generation 44 179,025 85,540 93,485   3,340,210 1,590,525 1,749,680
2nd generation 45 109,540 53,850 55,690   1,912,460 933,690 978,765
3rd generation or more 46 369,930 176,830 193,100   4,566,750 2,220,495 2,346,260
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 792,240 384,095 408,145   11,893,180 5,808,065 6,085,115
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 678,900 329,325 349,575   10,299,250 5,027,935 5,271,320
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 81,090 39,745 41,340   951,995 466,425 485,570
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 13,785 6,515 7,270   453,460 222,520 230,945
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 10,085 4,675 5,410   56,835 27,630 29,205
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 8,380 3,835 4,550   131,630 63,550 68,075
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 756,745 366,205 390,540   11,354,360 5,532,565 5,821,800
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 429,805 207,500 222,310   6,660,310 3,245,120 3,415,185
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 219,145 107,600 111,545   2,542,885 1,241,165 1,301,720
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 41,110 19,510 21,600   1,398,660 682,595 716,070
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 32,535 15,365 17,175   185,785 89,885 95,900
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 34,145 16,230 17,905   566,710 273,790 292,920
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 801,275 388,830 412,445   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Aboriginal identity population 50 12,250 5,625 6,625   242,490 117,585 124,900
Non-Aboriginal identity population 789,025 383,205 405,820   11,786,405 5,760,285 6,026,115
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 658,500 316,220 342,280   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No certificate, diploma or degree 101,340 48,225 53,115   2,183,625 1,059,015 1,124,615
High school certificate or equivalent 52 160,480 73,600 86,880   2,628,575 1,220,380 1,408,190
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 37,030 21,555 15,480   785,115 514,820 270,295
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 118,535 53,220 65,310   1,804,775 782,360 1,022,420
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 27,930 12,165 15,765   405,270 181,355 223,915
University certificate, diploma or degree 213,175 107,455 105,725   2,012,060 986,780 1,025,280
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 112,425 56,535 55,890   1,624,835 826,425 798,410
No certificate, diploma or degree 40,465 21,290 19,175   648,300 348,960 299,345
High school certificate or equivalent 55 45,610 23,385 22,225   627,010 321,420 305,590
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 2,285 1,235 1,045   37,475 22,735 14,740
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10,550 5,015 5,530   160,140 72,655 87,480
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,980 1,055 925   33,875 15,860 18,020
University certificate, diploma or degree 11,530 4,550 6,980   118,030 44,790 73,240
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 108,510 52,440 56,070   1,529,590 737,610 791,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 5,690 3,140 2,550   132,715 73,165 59,550
High school certificate or equivalent 58 19,470 11,250 8,220   364,260 200,340 163,920
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 4,085 2,275 1,810   91,525 56,430 35,095
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 25,465 12,150 13,310   372,355 165,310 207,050
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 4,110 1,895 2,215   68,800 31,275 37,525
University certificate, diploma or degree 49,695 21,735 27,965   499,935 211,090 288,845
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 344,400 166,870 177,530   5,108,740 2,488,355 2,620,380
No certificate, diploma or degree 30,375 14,745 15,630   766,810 383,295 383,520
High school certificate or equivalent 61 72,875 31,590 41,285   1,296,405 580,705 715,710
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 22,715 13,200 9,515   489,605 320,260 169,345
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 70,170 31,575 38,595   1,089,270 470,180 619,090
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 16,415 7,055 9,355   241,150 108,080 133,065
University certificate, diploma or degree 131,855 68,700 63,155   1,225,490 625,845 599,650
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 658,495 316,220 342,280   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 261,825 121,825 139,995   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,810
Education 25,280 6,015 19,265   335,715 81,810 253,900
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 13,585 6,300 7,290   193,790 90,735 103,060
Humanities 28,080 10,885 17,195   292,845 110,970 181,875
Social and behavioural sciences and law 62,365 25,960 36,405   576,100 202,080 374,020
Business, management and public administration 79,550 32,545 47,000   1,061,210 417,010 644,200
Physical and life sciences and technologies 19,430 10,710 8,720   181,250 94,220 87,030
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 30,015 18,790 11,230   254,440 151,930 102,505
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 71,250 62,620 8,630   1,089,310 995,690 93,620
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 5,430 3,140 2,295   91,965 62,180 29,780
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 45,900 9,085 36,810   665,490 124,885 540,605
Personal, protective and transportation services 15,740 8,320 7,420   264,620 133,610 131,015
Other 64 45 25 20   480 190 285
Table: Location of study
Location of study Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 658,500 316,220 342,275   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 261,825 121,825 139,995   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,805
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 396,675 194,390 202,285   5,007,220 2,465,315 2,541,905
Inside Canada 333,045 162,360 170,680   3,928,555 1,906,245 2,022,310
Outside Canada 63,630 32,030 31,600   1,078,670 559,075 519,590
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 658,495 316,220 342,280   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
In the labour force 67 456,480 233,955 222,515   6,587,580 3,437,670 3,149,905
Employed 68 429,575 220,545 209,030   6,164,245 3,230,050 2,934,195
Unemployed 69 26,900 13,415 13,485   423,335 207,620 215,710
Not in the labour force 70 202,020 82,260 119,760   3,231,840 1,307,035 1,924,805
Participation rate 71 69.3 74.0 65.0   67.1 72.5 62.1
Employment rate 72 65.2 69.7 61.1   62.8 68.1 57.8
Unemployment rate 73 5.9 5.7 6.1   6.4 6.0 6.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 448,740 230,325 218,410   6,473,735 3,385,885 3,087,850
A Management occupations 75 53,350 32,960 20,390   666,485 418,355 248,125
B Business, finance and administration occupations 93,275 30,790 62,490   1,204,490 360,225 844,260
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 59,290 44,795 14,500   451,930 349,305 102,630
D Health occupations 24,105 5,360 18,745   340,690 66,950 273,740
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 54,135 19,300 34,835   546,385 174,765 371,620
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 19,965 8,145 11,820   200,980 90,590 110,390
G Sales and service occupations 98,620 48,660 49,960   1,522,820 657,605 865,215
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 34,170 31,875 2,295   911,250 845,595 65,655
I Occupations unique to primary industry 5,390 4,265 1,130   165,085 125,660 39,430
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 6,420 4,175 2,245   463,610 296,825 166,785
Table: Industry
Industry Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 448,740 230,325 218,410   6,473,730 3,385,885 3,087,850
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 4,290 3,055 1,235   190,000 137,345 52,660
Construction 18,030 15,525 2,505   384,775 338,850 45,930
Manufacturing 20,950 14,785 6,170   899,670 628,460 271,210
Wholesale trade 11,515 8,285 3,235   307,465 199,755 107,710
Retail trade 46,310 22,480 23,835   720,235 322,715 397,515
Finance and real estate 22,940 10,975 11,960   442,610 193,375 249,230
Health care and social services 43,250 8,610 34,640   611,740 104,935 506,805
Educational services 30,820 10,650 20,170   433,485 141,630 291,855
Business services 101,515 64,045 37,470   1,274,345 755,215 519,130
Other services 149,100 71,910 77,190   1,209,390 563,600 645,790
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 606,910 286,400 320,510   8,991,010 4,259,925 4,731,085
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 600,030 282,320 317,710   8,869,060 4,186,725 4,682,335
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 238,590 105,580 133,010   3,736,900 1,649,835 2,087,065
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 118,945 49,590 69,350   1,838,830 773,420 1,065,410
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 487,380 248,655 238,725   7,054,270 3,652,835 3,401,430
English 441,285 229,105 212,180   6,754,045 3,511,580 3,242,460
French 26,965 10,640 16,325   97,965 40,635 57,330
Non-official language 3,020 1,305 1,715   112,125 57,295 54,830
English and French 14,210 6,680 7,535   42,945 19,035 23,910
English and non-official language 1,535 760 775   45,400 23,405 22,000
French and non-official language 55 10 50   230 100 130
English, French and non-official language 310 165 145   1,560 780 775
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 429,575 220,545 209,030   6,164,245 3,230,055 2,934,195
Worked at home 30,020 14,460 15,555   436,380 220,340 216,040
Worked outside Canada 2,175 1,425 740   36,905 24,210 12,695
No fixed workplace address 31,910 22,920 8,985   596,305 445,625 150,680
Worked at usual place 365,475 181,735 183,740   5,094,650 2,539,870 2,554,780
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 340,400 168,515 171,885   3,056,365 1,421,005 1,635,365
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 0 0 0   795,195 404,425 390,765
Worked in a different census division (county) 7,010 3,915 3,095   1,211,410 696,880 514,525
Worked in a different province 18,065 9,305 8,760   31,680 17,555 14,120
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address 83 397,385 204,655 192,730   5,690,960 2,985,495 2,705,465
Car, truck, van, as driver 236,900 134,075 102,825   4,038,035 2,274,810 1,763,230
Car, truck, van, as passenger 29,840 9,600 20,240   470,410 191,695 278,715
Public transit 86,990 37,830 49,160   736,060 299,920 436,140
Walked or bicycled 40,055 21,360 18,700   389,105 190,340 198,765
All other modes 3,600 1,790 1,810   57,350 28,740 28,610
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 801,275 388,825 412,445   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Total visible minority population 85 161,720 78,520 83,200   2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205
Chinese 30,760 15,025 15,735   576,975 277,500 299,475
South Asian 86 26,510 13,355 13,155   794,170 401,900 392,270
Black 39,070 18,170 20,900   473,765 223,220 250,540
Filipino 7,115 2,810 4,305   203,215 87,025 116,190
Latin American 8,075 3,675 4,400   147,140 71,370 75,765
Southeast Asian 87 10,395 5,180 5,215   110,045 53,135 56,910
Arab 24,110 12,600 11,505   111,405 58,625 52,785
West Asian 88 6,055 3,195 2,860   96,620 49,275 47,340
Korean 2,110 1,055 1,060   69,540 33,720 35,820
Japanese 1,685 680 1,010   28,080 12,775 15,300
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 1,615 725 890   56,845 26,680 30,160
Multiple visible minority 90 4,210 2,045 2,160   77,400 37,755 39,645
Not a visible minority 91 639,550 310,310 329,245   9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 480,520 243,825 236,690   6,991,670 3,621,760 3,369,910
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 34,343 40,065 29,784   29,335 35,702 23,755
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 266,660 147,565 119,095   3,690,665 2,116,730 1,573,940
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 52,635 59,142 47,810   44,748 50,057 38,914
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Ottawa (CD)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 628,370 302,755 325,610   9,340,020 4,540,895 4,799,125
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 32,908 40,175 27,567   27,258 34,454 21,669
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 28,945 34,311 24,805   24,604 30,182 20,201
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 77.7 80.0 74.7   77.4 80.7 72.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 7.3 5.1 10.5   9.8 6.9 14.0
Other money - As a % of total income 14.9 15.0 14.8   12.9 12.4 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 797,430 386,970 410,460   11,926,140 5,825,145 6,100,995
% in low income before tax - All persons 15.2 14.5 15.9   14.7 13.7 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 12.3 11.9 12.7   11.1 10.5 11.6
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 18.7 18.8 18.5   18.0 17.9 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 15.2 15.3 15.0   13.7 13.7 13.8

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Ottawa, Ontario (Code3506) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
(accessed November 25, 2020).

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