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2006 Community Profiles

 
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 34,138E   40,766
Population in 2001 1 34,291   41,460
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -0.4   -1.7
Total private dwellings 2 14,029   16,376
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 13,240   15,500
Population density per square kilometre 519.7   21.6
Land area (square km) 65.68   1,891.33
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 34,140 15,975 18,165   40,765 19,440 21,325
0 to 4 years 2,485 1,305 1,185   2,790 1,470 1,320
5 to 9 years 2,465 1,240 1,225   2,860 1,440 1,415
10 to 14 years 2,695 1,365 1,330   3,260 1,640 1,620
15 to 19 years 2,890 1,485 1,405   3,445 1,775 1,675
20 to 24 years 2,370 1,060 1,310   2,750 1,280 1,470
25 to 29 years 2,065 940 1,125   2,295 1,070 1,220
30 to 34 years 1,955 860 1,100   2,260 1,015 1,250
35 to 39 years 2,135 985 1,155   2,550 1,200 1,350
40 to 44 years 2,415 1,100 1,320   2,995 1,375 1,620
45 to 49 years 2,490 1,160 1,330   3,160 1,500 1,650
50 to 54 years 2,195 1,085 1,115   2,770 1,370 1,400
55 to 59 years 1,910 895 1,010   2,410 1,165 1,240
60 to 64 years 1,335 660 675   1,690 845 840
65 to 69 years 1,170 530 645   1,475 685 790
70 to 74 years 1,045 445 595   1,260 570 690
75 to 79 years 940 370 570   1,105 455 650
80 to 84 years 785 290 500   865 340 530
85 years and over 775 210 570   830 235 600
Median age of the population 5 35.4 33.5 36.8   36.5 35.2 37.6
% of the population aged 15 and over 77.6 75.5 79.4   78.2 76.6 79.6
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 26,500 12,070 14,430   31,860 14,890 16,970
Not in a common-law relationship 24,165 10,905 13,260   29,185 13,555 15,630
In a common-law relationship 2,330 1,165 1,165   2,675 1,335 1,340
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 26,495 12,065 14,430   31,860 14,890 16,970
Never legally married (single) 8 9,880 4,805 5,080   11,465 5,755 5,710
Legally married (and not separated) 9 11,585 5,775 5,810   14,690 7,340 7,355
Separated, but still legally married 10 835 330 500   940 395 545
Divorced 11 2,185 860 1,325   2,530 1,055 1,480
Widowed 12 2,015 300 1,720   2,230 345 1,880
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 13,235   15,495
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 66.3   69.7
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 2.0   1.7
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.0   3.5
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 2.2   1.8
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 21.1   18.0
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 4.2   3.6
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 0.2   1.6
Number of owned dwellings 16 7,965   10,095
Number of rented dwellings 17 5,275   5,360
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 11,360   13,040
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 1,880   2,455
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 8.2   9.2
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.6   6.8
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 1.8   1.9
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 121,816   130,739
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 9,425   11,375
Number of married-couple families 22 5,655   7,200
Number of common-law-couple families 23 1,105   1,290
Number of lone-parent families 2,655   2,885
Number of female lone-parent families 2,210   2,405
Number of male lone-parent families 445   475
Average number of persons in all census families 3.0   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 3.1   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 3.2   3.2
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.7   2.7
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.7   2.7
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.6   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 53,083   55,933
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 74,955   74,444
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 45,701   47,239
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 26,153   26,277
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 25,064   25,412
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 33,237   33,221
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 47,242   48,760
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 62,449   61,989
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 41,140   42,179
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 25,936   25,972
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 24,941   25,171
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 33,135   33,126
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 13,240   15,495
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 3,350   4,150
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 3,245   4,095
One-person households 3,700   4,040
Other household types 28 2,945   3,210
Average household size 2.5   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,752   46,053
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 80,707   81,793
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 61,869   61,093
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,418   23,739
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 34,826   35,163
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 39,091   40,643
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 67,042   68,791
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,639   52,006
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 20,668   21,143
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 32,272   33,162
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 575   576
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 744   734
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 33,445 15,700 17,745   39,800 18,930 20,865
English only 28,610 13,700 14,910   34,195 16,550 17,645
French only 1,040 395 645   1,280 505 775
English and French 75 30 45   95 45 40
Other language(s) 33 3,715 1,565 2,150   4,230 1,825 2,405
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 33,445 15,695 17,750   39,800 18,935 20,865
English only 30,815 14,600 16,215   36,680 17,590 19,090
French only 0 0 0   0 0 0
English and French 2,565 1,075 1,485   3,055 1,325 1,730
Neither English nor French 60 15 45   65 15 45
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 33,445 15,700 17,745   39,800 18,930 20,865
English 31,980 15,135 16,845   38,190 18,295 19,890
French 265 95 165   295 110 180
Non-official language 890 365 525   985 410 570
English and French 40 10 35   40 0 35
English and non-official language 270 90 180   290 105 185
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Immigrant status and period of immigration
Immigrant status and period of immigration Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 33,445 15,695 17,745   39,800 18,935 20,870
Non-immigrants 37 31,905 14,985 16,925   38,080 18,120 19,955
Immigrants 38 1,460 685 770   1,640 785 850
Before 1991 905 390 515   1,040 470 565
1991 to 2000 295 155 140   335 175 165
2001 to 2006 39 255 140 115   270 140 125
Non-permanent residents 40 80 25 55   80 25 55
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 33,445 15,695 17,745   39,800 18,930 20,865
Canadian citizens 33,045 15,490 17,550   39,370 18,725 20,645
Canadian citizens under age 18 9,425 4,880 4,540   11,060 5,760 5,300
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 23,620 10,610 13,010   28,305 12,960 15,345
Not Canadian citizens 42 400 200 195   430 205 220
Table: Generation status
Generation status Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 25,825 11,805 14,015   30,900 14,345 16,555
1st generation 44 1,445 675 770   1,625 775 845
2nd generation 45 4,015 1,730 2,280   4,840 2,185 2,655
3rd generation or more 46 20,365 9,400 10,965   24,435 11,380 13,055
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 32,890 15,420 17,470   39,185 18,625 20,560
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 26,410 12,480 13,930   32,075 15,385 16,690
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 4,130 1,880 2,250   4,430 2,025 2,405
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 1,900 840 1,060   2,200 990 1,205
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 320 150 165   355 160 195
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 125 70 60   125 65 60
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 30,950 14,360 16,585   36,995 17,405 19,595
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 16,495 7,970 8,525   21,030 10,265 10,765
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 8,910 3,850 5,055   9,690 4,225 5,465
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 4,005 1,735 2,275   4,615 2,035 2,580
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 1,185 620 560   1,300 695 605
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 355 180 170   365 185 180
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 33,445 15,695 17,745   39,800 18,930 20,870
Aboriginal identity population 50 12,140 5,685 6,450   13,570 6,435 7,130
Non-Aboriginal identity population 21,310 10,010 11,300   26,230 12,495 13,735
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 25,825 11,805 14,020   30,900 14,345 16,555
No certificate, diploma or degree 7,990 3,730 4,260   9,490 4,580 4,915
High school certificate or equivalent 52 6,365 2,855 3,510   7,800 3,535 4,265
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 3,125 1,940 1,185   3,815 2,370 1,445
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 4,265 1,545 2,720   4,915 1,780 3,130
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 935 365 570   1,150 470 680
University certificate, diploma or degree 3,140 1,370 1,770   3,730 1,615 2,115
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 5,230 2,545 2,690   6,075 2,980 3,090
No certificate, diploma or degree 3,000 1,625 1,370   3,430 1,860 1,570
High school certificate or equivalent 55 1,445 620 825   1,755 770 980
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 200 125 75   200 125 75
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 345 90 255   395 105 290
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 70 30 35   80 45 35
University certificate, diploma or degree 170 50 120   205 70 135
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 3,940 1,715 2,220   4,420 1,920 2,500
No certificate, diploma or degree 625 320 305   710 360 355
High school certificate or equivalent 58 1,090 550 540   1,255 630 630
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 435 265 170   475 275 200
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 925 290 635   1,000 335 665
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 100 40 60   145 55 85
University certificate, diploma or degree 755 250 505   835 270 570
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 12,385 5,860 6,530   15,355 7,355 7,995
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,235 1,055 1,180   2,815 1,420 1,395
High school certificate or equivalent 61 3,205 1,450 1,750   4,035 1,840 2,190
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,920 1,190 725   2,450 1,520 925
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 2,535 1,010 1,530   3,015 1,165 1,850
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 535 225 305   665 295 370
University certificate, diploma or degree 1,955 925 1,030   2,375 1,105 1,265
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 25,825 11,805 14,020   30,900 14,345 16,555
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 14,360 6,590 7,770   17,290 8,115 9,175
Education 1,535 350 1,190   1,800 420 1,375
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 165 70 95   205 95 120
Humanities 350 215 135   425 250 170
Social and behavioural sciences and law 910 305 605   1,055 350 710
Business, management and public administration 2,280 755 1,525   2,645 830 1,815
Physical and life sciences and technologies 130 60 70   135 60 70
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 275 140 135   290 140 150
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 2,185 2,110 80   2,660 2,575 85
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 375 305 65   480 385 95
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 2,035 375 1,655   2,380 430 1,955
Personal, protective and transportation services 1,225 545 685   1,520 690 830
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 25,825 11,805 14,020   30,900 14,345 16,550
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 14,360 6,585 7,775   17,290 8,115 9,175
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 11,465 5,215 6,245   13,605 6,230 7,375
Inside Canada 10,890 4,860 6,025   12,950 5,820 7,130
Outside Canada 580 355 220   655 415 245
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 25,825 11,805 14,020   30,900 14,345 16,550
In the labour force 67 16,840 8,325 8,515   20,780 10,365 10,410
Employed 68 15,310 7,530 7,785   19,025 9,465 9,565
Unemployed 69 1,530 795 735   1,750 900 845
Not in the labour force 70 8,980 3,480 5,505   10,120 3,975 6,140
Participation rate 71 65.2 70.5 60.7   67.2 72.3 62.9
Employment rate 72 59.3 63.8 55.5   61.6 66.0 57.8
Unemployment rate 73 9.1 9.5 8.6   8.4 8.7 8.1
Table: Occupation
Occupation Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 16,510 8,200 8,310   20,425 10,230 10,190
A Management occupations 75 1,200 740 460   1,550 915 635
B Business, finance and administration occupations 2,500 590 1,905   3,035 695 2,340
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 540 430 105   630 510 120
D Health occupations 1,270 260 1,015   1,495 300 1,195
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 2,050 615 1,430   2,445 725 1,715
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 235 120 115   300 145 150
G Sales and service occupations 5,435 2,425 3,010   6,400 2,855 3,550
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,390 2,250 145   3,050 2,870 180
I Occupations unique to primary industry 465 395 70   1,010 775 240
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 425 370 55   515 450 60
Table: Industry
Industry Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 16,515 8,200 8,310   20,425 10,230 10,190
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 810 705 105   1,445 1,170 280
Construction 995 875 120   1,320 1,145 170
Manufacturing 760 600 160   910 710 200
Wholesale trade 545 435 105   650 510 140
Retail trade 2,375 1,175 1,200   2,840 1,360 1,475
Finance and real estate 715 290 430   850 320 530
Health care and social services 2,360 440 1,915   2,730 495 2,230
Educational services 1,370 310 1,065   1,710 390 1,325
Business services 1,730 975 760   2,180 1,255 920
Other services 4,850 2,405 2,445   5,800 2,880 2,920
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 23,790 10,615 13,175   28,625 12,975 15,650
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 23,455 10,385 13,070   28,205 12,695 15,515
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 10,415 4,185 6,230   12,475 5,100 7,375
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 4,815 1,975 2,840   5,960 2,405 3,560
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 18,395 9,070 9,325   22,580 11,215 11,365
English 18,120 8,985 9,140   22,270 11,115 11,155
French 70 0 65   80 10 75
Non-official language 100 35 70   105 40 70
English and French 25 15 10   30 15 15
English and non-official language 75 30 40   85 35 50
French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Place of work status
Place of work status Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 15,310 7,530 7,780   19,030 9,460 9,565
Worked at home 690 265 430   1,395 675 715
Worked outside Canada 25 20 0   35 35 0
No fixed workplace address 1,200 940 260   1,615 1,300 320
Worked at usual place 13,395 6,300 7,095   15,980 7,455 8,525
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 11,595 5,070 6,520   11,855 5,220 6,640
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 825 535 285   2,895 1,380 1,515
Worked in a different census division (county) 840 585 255   1,045 705 340
Worked in a different province 130 105 20   180 155 30
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
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 14,595 7,240 7,355   17,595 8,750 8,845
Car, truck, van, as driver 11,550 5,795 5,750   14,275 7,180 7,095
Car, truck, van, as passenger 1,150 470 675   1,315 525 785
Public transit 95 40 55   105 55 55
Walked or bicycled 1,285 595 690   1,355 640 715
All other modes 515 335 180   540 350 190
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 33,445 15,695 17,750   39,800 18,930 20,865
Total visible minority population 85 885 455 435   900 460 440
Chinese 230 90 140   245 95 150
South Asian 86 165 65 95   165 65 100
Black 165 100 65   165 95 65
Filipino 80 55 25   80 55 25
Latin American 85 50 35   85 55 30
Southeast Asian 87 35 35 0   35 35 0
Arab 20 10 10   20 10 10
West Asian 88 75 40 35   75 40 30
Korean 0 0 0   0 0 0
Japanese 20 10 10   15 0 10
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   0 0 0
Multiple visible minority 90 10 0 10   15 0 10
Not a visible minority 91 32,560 15,245 17,320   38,900 18,470 20,425
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 17,695 8,700 8,995   21,770 10,835 10,935
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 24,293 29,983 20,342   24,141 29,336 20,685
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 9,110 4,805 4,305   11,360 5,960 5,395
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 37,517 44,581 31,941   36,850 43,646 31,626
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Prince Albert, City   Prince Albert (CA)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 24,385 11,090 13,295   29,255 13,535 15,715
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 23,709 29,701 19,912   24,142 29,802 20,343
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 21,555 26,063 18,776   21,826 26,176 18,902
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 73.5 78.1 67.8   73.9 78.5 68.0
Government transfers - As a % of total income 14.5 9.5 20.9   13.7 9.3 19.3
Other money - As a % of total income 12.0 12.5 11.3   12.3 12.1 12.6
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 33,365 15,680 17,685   39,430 18,765 20,655
% in low income before tax - All persons 23.5 20.7 25.9   21.0 18.4 23.3
% in low income after tax - All persons 17.4 15.4 19.1   15.5 13.8 17.2
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 32.0 31.1 33.0   28.9 28.3 29.6
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 24.6 24.1 25.2   22.3 21.9 22.7

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Prince Albert, Saskatchewan (Code4715066) (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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