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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 122,907   12,160,282
Population in 2001 1 121,986   11,410,046
2001 to 2006 population change (%) 0.8   6.6
Total private dwellings 2 55,582   4,972,869
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 51,426   4,554,251
Population density per square kilometre 48.2   13.4
Land area (square km) 2,550.40   907,573.82
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 122,910 59,885 63,025   12,160,285 5,930,700 6,229,580
0 to 4 years 5,645 2,905 2,735   670,770 343,475 327,290
5 to 9 years 6,630 3,380 3,255   721,590 369,670 351,920
10 to 14 years 7,960 4,065 3,895   818,445 420,705 397,740
15 to 19 years 8,280 4,240 4,040   833,115 427,185 405,925
20 to 24 years 8,050 4,020 4,030   797,255 400,445 396,815
25 to 29 years 6,620 3,255 3,365   743,695 360,525 383,170
30 to 34 years 6,885 3,325 3,555   791,955 382,030 409,925
35 to 39 years 8,140 3,975 4,160   883,990 430,220 453,770
40 to 44 years 9,615 4,660 4,955   1,032,415 507,130 525,280
45 to 49 years 10,735 5,250 5,490   991,970 486,390 505,585
50 to 54 years 9,805 4,920 4,890   869,400 423,345 446,060
55 to 59 years 8,610 4,300 4,310   774,530 378,530 395,995
60 to 64 years 6,240 3,070 3,165   581,985 283,545 298,440
65 to 69 years 5,165 2,540 2,630   466,240 222,640 243,600
70 to 74 years 4,610 2,165 2,440   401,950 187,510 214,445
75 to 79 years 4,120 1,820 2,295   338,910 149,585 189,325
80 to 84 years 3,285 1,260 2,020   250,270 97,240 153,035
85 years and over 2,510 730 1,780   191,810 60,555 131,260
Median age of the population 5 41.8 41.0 42.6   39.0 38.1 39.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 83.5 82.7 84.3   81.8 80.9 82.7
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 102,670 49,540 53,135   9,949,485 4,796,850 5,152,630
Not in a common-law relationship 94,145 45,305 48,840   9,257,730 4,448,935 4,808,790
In a common-law relationship 8,530 4,235 4,295   691,755 347,915 343,840
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 102,670 49,540 53,135   9,949,480 4,796,850 5,152,635
Never legally married (single) 8 33,350 18,050 15,300   3,143,960 1,662,930 1,481,025
Legally married (and not separated) 9 49,365 24,650 24,715   5,168,660 2,585,115 2,583,545
Separated, but still legally married 10 4,215 1,840 2,380   345,075 150,090 194,980
Divorced 11 7,650 3,435 4,215   679,990 283,150 396,840
Widowed 12 8,095 1,565 6,530   611,805 115,565 496,235
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 51,425   4,555,025
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 68.3   56.1
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 3.9   5.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 2.5   7.9
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 4.6   3.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 14.6   10.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 5.2   15.6
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.8   0.5
Number of owned dwellings 16 37,480   3,235,495
Number of rented dwellings 17 13,920   1,312,290
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 41,830   3,124,010
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 9,595   1,431,020
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 7.4   6.6
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.5   6.6
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 0.4   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 144,627   297,479
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 35,055   3,422,315
Number of married-couple families 22 24,345   2,530,560
Number of common-law-couple families 23 4,330   351,045
Number of lone-parent families 6,380   540,715
Number of female lone-parent families 5,160   441,105
Number of male lone-parent families 1,215   99,605
Average number of persons in all census families 2.9   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.0   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.7   2.7
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.5   2.5
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.6   2.6
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.3   2.4
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 68,397   69,156
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 78,849   77,243
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 61,089   66,525
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 35,413   38,448
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 32,291   36,496
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 51,565   50,339
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 58,719   59,377
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 66,456   65,534
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 53,449   57,013
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 32,957   35,677
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 30,567   34,206
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 45,182   43,972
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 51,425   4,555,025
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 13,275   1,420,515
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 14,825   1,288,140
One-person households 15,430   1,104,865
Other household types 28 7,895   741,505
Average household size 2.3   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 53,686   60,455
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 88,755   87,960
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 65,553   68,764
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 25,850   30,025
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 42,008   51,560
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 46,600   52,117
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 74,685   74,095
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 56,550   58,755
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,482   26,473
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 38,400   46,194
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 609   801
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 700   1,046
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 121,050 58,985 62,065   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 101,305 49,725 51,575   8,230,705 4,044,755 4,185,945
French only 3,100 1,575 1,525   488,815 230,700 258,115
English and French 190 100 90   32,685 14,820 17,870
Other language(s) 33 16,460 7,590 8,875   3,276,685 1,587,595 1,689,090
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 121,055 58,985 62,065   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English only 111,545 54,860 56,680   10,335,700 5,130,945 5,204,755
French only 165 100 70   49,210 21,460 27,750
English and French 8,865 3,870 4,995   1,377,330 621,285 756,045
Neither English nor French 470 155 315   266,655 104,185 162,470
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 121,055 58,985 62,065   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
English 114,775 56,045 58,730   9,655,830 4,733,165 4,922,665
French 1,135 560 580   289,035 136,125 152,910
Non-official language 4,370 1,980 2,385   1,811,620 874,575 937,050
English and French 100 45 60   26,045 11,875 14,175
English and non-official language 665 355 315   239,890 119,205 120,685
French and non-official language 0 0 0   3,065 1,455 1,605
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   3,405 1,480 1,925
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 121,050 58,990 62,065   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Non-immigrants 37 108,160 52,720 55,440   8,512,020 4,197,560 4,314,460
Immigrants 38 12,600 6,120 6,480   3,398,725 1,620,320 1,778,400
Before 1991 10,800 5,240 5,560   1,884,440 901,375 983,065
1991 to 2000 1,125 610 515   933,545 443,665 489,880
2001 to 2006 39 680 270 405   580,740 275,280 305,460
Non-permanent residents 40 295 150 150   118,150 59,995 58,155
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 121,055 58,990 62,065   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Canadian citizens 118,760 58,030 60,725   11,131,465 5,455,880 5,675,585
Canadian citizens under age 18 25,020 12,780 12,240   2,572,660 1,320,670 1,251,990
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 93,740 45,245 48,490   8,558,810 4,135,210 4,423,595
Not Canadian citizens 42 2,295 960 1,340   897,430 421,990 475,435
Table: Generation status
Generation status Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 100,870 48,640 52,225   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
1st generation 44 12,645 6,150 6,495   3,340,210 1,590,525 1,749,680
2nd generation 45 24,510 11,380 13,130   1,912,460 933,690 978,765
3rd generation or more 46 63,715 31,110 32,600   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 Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 119,835 58,355 61,480   11,893,180 5,808,065 6,085,115
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 106,060 51,540 54,520   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) 10,220 5,025 5,195   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 2,565 1,310 1,260   453,460 222,520 230,945
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 650 350 300   56,835 27,630 29,205
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 335 135 200   131,630 63,550 68,075
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 115,370 56,100 59,270   11,354,360 5,532,565 5,821,800
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 76,480 37,385 39,095   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) 26,880 13,025 13,860   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 8,370 3,965 4,400   1,398,660 682,595 716,070
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 2,610 1,265 1,340   185,785 89,885 95,900
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 1,030 460 570   566,710 273,790 292,920
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 121,050 58,990 62,065   12,028,900 5,877,875 6,151,020
Aboriginal identity population 50 10,055 4,655 5,400   242,490 117,585 124,900
Non-Aboriginal identity population 110,995 54,330 56,665   11,786,405 5,760,285 6,026,115
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 100,870 48,640 52,230   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No certificate, diploma or degree 25,650 12,370 13,280   2,183,625 1,059,015 1,124,615
High school certificate or equivalent 52 25,670 11,875 13,795   2,628,575 1,220,380 1,408,190
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 11,120 8,080 3,045   785,115 514,820 270,295
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 20,420 8,120 12,300   1,804,775 782,360 1,022,420
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 3,075 1,365 1,710   405,270 181,355 223,915
University certificate, diploma or degree 14,935 6,830 8,105   2,012,060 986,780 1,025,280
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 16,190 8,350 7,845   1,624,835 826,425 798,410
No certificate, diploma or degree 7,040 3,805 3,235   648,300 348,960 299,345
High school certificate or equivalent 55 5,805 3,040 2,765   627,010 321,420 305,590
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 330 230 100   37,475 22,735 14,740
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 1,780 815 960   160,140 72,655 87,480
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 165 85 80   33,875 15,860 18,020
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,065 365 700   118,030 44,790 73,240
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 13,270 6,275 6,995   1,529,590 737,610 791,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,310 665 645   132,715 73,165 59,550
High school certificate or equivalent 58 3,445 2,000 1,445   364,260 200,340 163,920
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 975 590 385   91,525 56,430 35,095
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 3,850 1,535 2,310   372,355 165,310 207,050
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 350 165 185   68,800 31,275 37,525
University certificate, diploma or degree 3,335 1,320 2,015   499,935 211,090 288,845
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 52,805 25,880 26,930   5,108,740 2,488,355 2,620,380
No certificate, diploma or degree 8,705 4,505 4,205   766,810 383,295 383,520
High school certificate or equivalent 61 13,080 5,780 7,305   1,296,405 580,705 715,710
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 7,010 5,195 1,815   489,605 320,260 169,345
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 12,785 5,090 7,695   1,089,270 470,180 619,090
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 1,970 950 1,020   241,150 108,080 133,065
University certificate, diploma or degree 9,255 4,360 4,895   1,225,490 625,845 599,650
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 100,870 48,640 52,230   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 51,315 24,245 27,070   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,810
Education 3,865 1,060 2,805   335,715 81,810 253,900
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 1,220 590 630   193,790 90,735 103,060
Humanities 1,830 755 1,070   292,845 110,970 181,875
Social and behavioural sciences and law 4,080 1,330 2,750   576,100 202,080 374,020
Business, management and public administration 10,060 3,035 7,025   1,061,210 417,010 644,200
Physical and life sciences and technologies 1,545 840 705   181,250 94,220 87,030
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 1,105 555 555   254,440 151,930 102,505
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 11,960 11,475 485   1,089,310 995,690 93,620
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,155 895 260   91,965 62,180 29,780
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 9,080 1,630 7,450   665,490 124,885 540,605
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,640 2,225 1,420   264,620 133,610 131,015
Other 64 0 0 0   480 190 285
Table: Location of study
Location of study Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 100,870 48,640 52,225   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 51,320 24,250 27,070   4,812,200 2,279,390 2,532,805
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 49,555 24,395 25,160   5,007,220 2,465,315 2,541,905
Inside Canada 46,435 22,825 23,615   3,928,555 1,906,245 2,022,310
Outside Canada 3,115 1,570 1,540   1,078,670 559,075 519,590
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 100,870 48,640 52,230   9,819,420 4,744,710 5,074,710
In the labour force 67 63,975 32,915 31,060   6,587,580 3,437,670 3,149,905
Employed 68 59,255 30,090 29,160   6,164,245 3,230,050 2,934,195
Unemployed 69 4,720 2,820 1,900   423,335 207,620 215,710
Not in the labour force 70 36,900 15,725 21,170   3,231,840 1,307,035 1,924,805
Participation rate 71 63.4 67.7 59.5   67.1 72.5 62.1
Employment rate 72 58.7 61.9 55.8   62.8 68.1 57.8
Unemployment rate 73 7.4 8.6 6.1   6.4 6.0 6.8
Table: Occupation
Occupation Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 62,925 32,385 30,540   6,473,735 3,385,885 3,087,850
A Management occupations 75 5,010 2,965 2,045   666,485 418,355 248,125
B Business, finance and administration occupations 10,550 2,635 7,915   1,204,490 360,225 844,260
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 3,280 2,725 555   451,930 349,305 102,630
D Health occupations 4,895 860 4,030   340,690 66,950 273,740
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 6,080 1,965 4,115   546,385 174,765 371,620
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 1,420 550 875   200,980 90,590 110,390
G Sales and service occupations 17,290 7,300 9,995   1,522,820 657,605 865,215
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 10,440 9,875 560   911,250 845,595 65,655
I Occupations unique to primary industry 1,785 1,520 265   165,085 125,660 39,430
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 2,175 1,985 190   463,610 296,825 166,785
Table: Industry
Industry Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 62,930 32,385 30,540   6,473,730 3,385,885 3,087,850
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 2,825 2,250 575   190,000 137,345 52,660
Construction 3,490 3,165 325   384,775 338,850 45,930
Manufacturing 4,995 4,375 620   899,670 628,460 271,210
Wholesale trade 1,840 1,425 415   307,465 199,755 107,710
Retail trade 7,840 3,395 4,450   720,235 322,715 397,515
Finance and real estate 2,535 1,180 1,355   442,610 193,375 249,230
Health care and social services 9,400 1,600 7,800   611,740 104,935 506,805
Educational services 5,345 1,755 3,595   433,485 141,630 291,855
Business services 10,610 6,855 3,755   1,274,345 755,215 519,130
Other services 14,040 6,380 7,655   1,209,390 563,600 645,790
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 93,150 44,085 49,065   8,991,010 4,259,925 4,731,085
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 91,900 43,395 48,510   8,869,060 4,186,725 4,682,335
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 36,920 16,080 20,840   3,736,900 1,649,835 2,087,065
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 21,395 8,815 12,585   1,838,830 773,420 1,065,410
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 68,735 35,325 33,410   7,054,270 3,652,835 3,401,430
English 67,895 34,965 32,930   6,754,045 3,511,580 3,242,460
French 425 155 270   97,965 40,635 57,330
Non-official language 140 45 90   112,125 57,295 54,830
English and French 160 110 50   42,945 19,035 23,910
English and non-official language 125 55 65   45,400 23,405 22,000
French and non-official language 0 0 0   230 100 130
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   1,560 780 775
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 59,255 30,090 29,160   6,164,245 3,230,055 2,934,195
Worked at home 2,525 1,130 1,395   436,380 220,340 216,040
Worked outside Canada 195 120 80   36,905 24,210 12,695
No fixed workplace address 5,390 4,125 1,270   596,305 445,625 150,680
Worked at usual place 51,140 24,725 26,420   5,094,650 2,539,870 2,554,780
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 43,855 20,670 23,185   3,056,365 1,421,005 1,635,365
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 6,205 3,290 2,915   795,195 404,425 390,765
Worked in a different census division (county) 705 470 235   1,211,410 696,880 514,525
Worked in a different province 370 295 75   31,680 17,555 14,120
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Thunder Bay (CMA)   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 56,525 28,845 27,680   5,690,960 2,985,495 2,705,465
Car, truck, van, as driver 45,120 23,525 21,600   4,038,035 2,274,810 1,763,230
Car, truck, van, as passenger 4,850 2,005 2,845   470,410 191,695 278,715
Public transit 1,785 740 1,050   736,060 299,920 436,140
Walked or bicycled 4,240 2,205 2,035   389,105 190,340 198,765
All other modes 535 375 160   57,350 28,740 28,610
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 121,055 58,990 62,065   12,028,895 5,877,875 6,151,020
Total visible minority population 85 3,275 1,760 1,515   2,745,200 1,332,995 1,412,205
Chinese 925 505 420   576,975 277,500 299,475
South Asian 86 395 210 180   794,170 401,900 392,270
Black 450 250 195   473,765 223,220 250,540
Filipino 250 105 145   203,215 87,025 116,190
Latin American 170 75 95   147,140 71,370 75,765
Southeast Asian 87 375 185 190   110,045 53,135 56,910
Arab 55 40 10   111,405 58,625 52,785
West Asian 88 30 20 10   96,620 49,275 47,340
Korean 30 10 25   69,540 33,720 35,820
Japanese 380 225 155   28,080 12,775 15,300
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 30 15 15   56,845 26,680 30,160
Multiple visible minority 90 190 115 75   77,400 37,755 39,645
Not a visible minority 91 117,780 57,230 60,550   9,283,695 4,544,875 4,738,815
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 68,905 35,505 33,400   6,991,670 3,621,760 3,369,910
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 28,213 36,491 22,678   29,335 35,702 23,755
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 33,765 18,835 14,935   3,690,665 2,116,730 1,573,940
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 44,234 51,592 36,830   44,748 50,057 38,914
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Thunder Bay (CMA)   Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 96,995 46,985 50,010   9,340,020 4,540,895 4,799,125
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 27,546 35,903 21,459   27,258 34,454 21,669
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 24,897 31,201 20,021   24,604 30,182 20,201
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 71.5 74.5 67.2   77.4 80.7 72.4
Government transfers - As a % of total income 13.6 10.5 18.1   9.8 6.9 14.0
Other money - As a % of total income 14.8 15.0 14.6   12.9 12.4 13.5
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 119,880 58,340 61,540   11,926,140 5,825,145 6,100,995
% in low income before tax - All persons 12.8 11.1 14.5   14.7 13.7 15.6
% in low income after tax - All persons 9.1 8.2 10.0   11.1 10.5 11.6
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 16.2 16.1 16.4   18.0 17.9 18.1
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 12.2 11.8 12.6   13.7 13.7 13.8

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Thunder Bay, Ontario (Code595) (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
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