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2006 Community Profiles

 
Bulkley-Nechako D Image: Data quality note(s)
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Table: Population and dwelling counts
Population and dwelling counts Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2006 1 1,665   38,243
Population in 2001 1 1,715   40,856
2001 to 2006 population change (%) -2.9   -6.4
Total private dwellings 2 905   16,923
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 3 704   14,549
Population density per square kilometre 0.4   0.5
Land area (square km) 4,382.94   73,440.95
Table: Age characteristics
Age characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 4 1,665 905 765   38,240 19,575 18,670
0 to 4 years 90 40 45   2,480 1,240 1,240
5 to 9 years 95 50 40   2,785 1,460 1,325
10 to 14 years 115 65 45   3,110 1,605 1,505
15 to 19 years 100 60 40   3,065 1,615 1,455
20 to 24 years 85 40 35   2,180 1,140 1,035
25 to 29 years 55 25 30   1,990 960 1,035
30 to 34 years 80 45 40   2,270 1,110 1,165
35 to 39 years 95 55 40   2,540 1,280 1,265
40 to 44 years 150 75 80   3,020 1,495 1,530
45 to 49 years 160 90 70   3,425 1,730 1,690
50 to 54 years 140 75 65   3,040 1,605 1,435
55 to 59 years 125 65 60   2,470 1,320 1,150
60 to 64 years 135 75 60   1,885 985 900
65 to 69 years 80 50 35   1,375 745 630
70 to 74 years 55 35 20   1,000 520 475
75 to 79 years 40 25 15   785 400 385
80 to 84 years 35 20 15   490 225 265
85 years and over 15 10 5   320 130 190
Median age of the population 5 44.0 44.6 43.4   37.4 37.5 37.3
% of the population aged 15 and over 82.0 81.8 81.7   78.1 78.0 78.2
Table: Common-law status characteristics
Common-law status characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 6 1,370 740 625   29,865 15,265 14,600
Not in a common-law relationship 1,210 660 550   26,580 13,625 12,950
In a common-law relationship 155 80 80   3,285 1,640 1,650
Table: Legal marital status characteristics
Legal marital status characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 7 1,365 745 630   29,865 15,260 14,605
Never legally married (single) 8 365 230 135   9,670 5,470 4,190
Legally married (and not separated) 9 760 385 375   15,635 7,835 7,795
Separated, but still legally married 10 60 40 25   1,080 545 540
Divorced 11 120 60 60   2,080 1,075 1,010
Widowed 12 65 25 40   1,400 335 1,060
Table: Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Occupied private dwelling characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 13 710   14,550
Single-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 93.0   80.3
Semi-detached houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.1
Row houses - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   2.5
Apartments, duplex - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 0.0   0.4
Apartments in buildings with fewer than five storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14 1.4   6.8
Apartments in buildings with five or more storeys - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 0.0   0.0
Other dwellings - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 15 6.3   7.8
Number of owned dwellings 16 645   11,070
Number of rented dwellings 17 65   3,000
Number of dwellings constructed before 1986 605   9,935
Number of dwellings constructed between 1986 and 2006 18 110   4,610
Dwellings requiring major repair - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 14.8   11.8
Average number of rooms per dwelling 19 6.3   6.9
Dwellings with more than one person per room - as a % of total occupied private dwellings 19 1.4   1.6
Average value of owned dwelling ($) 20 162,587   165,796
Table: Selected family characteristics
Selected family characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of census families 21 505   10,810
Number of married-couple families 22 380   7,705
Number of common-law-couple families 23 60   1,630
Number of lone-parent families 60   1,475
Number of female lone-parent families 40   985
Number of male lone-parent families 25   485
Average number of persons in all census families 2.7   3.0
Average number of persons in married-couple families 22 2.8   3.1
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families 23 2.9   2.9
Average number of persons in lone-parent families 2.2   2.6
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families 2.4   2.6
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families 2.0   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 64,168   65,303
Median income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 67,155   73,069
Median income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 23 49,061   60,013
Median income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 14,519   27,541
Median income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 13,422   22,653
Median income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 64,621   49,139
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All census families ($) 24 53,628   56,887
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Married-couple families ($) 22 57,345   62,974
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Common-law-couple families ($) 47,712   51,523
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Lone-parent families ($) 14,455   26,865
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Female lone-parent families ($) 13,422   22,567
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Male lone-parent families ($) 52,589   44,274
Table: Selected household characteristics
Selected household characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total private households 25 705   14,550
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children 26 170   4,580
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children 27 245   4,545
One-person households 210   3,525
Other household types 28 80   1,905
Average household size 2.3   2.6
Median income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 48,114   56,315
Median income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 79,146   80,268
Median income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 52,189   62,280
Median income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 25,713   24,219
Median income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 43,108   40,408
Median after-tax income in 2005 - All private households ($) 29 43,773   49,389
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households with children ($) 26 62,883   67,909
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Couple households without children ($) 27 47,266   54,386
Median after-tax income in 2005 - One-person households ($) 23,422   22,054
Median after-tax income in 2005 - Other household types ($) 28 39,012   38,763
Median monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 30 471   558
Median monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 31 307   629
Table: Mother tongue
Mother tongue Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 32 1,665 920 740   38,125 19,545 18,585
English only 1,460 795 670   32,790 16,935 15,860
French only 25 15 10   370 170 200
English and French 0 0 0   30 0 20
Other language(s) 33 180 115 60   4,935 2,425 2,505
Table: Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 34 1,665 925 745   38,125 19,540 18,580
English only 1,565 860 700   36,200 18,655 17,545
French only 0 0 0   10 0 0
English and French 75 50 25   1,805 825 975
Neither English nor French 25 10 10   115 55 55
Table: Language spoken most often at home
Language spoken most often at home Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 35 1,665 925 740   38,125 19,545 18,585
English 1,590 875 715   36,560 18,825 17,735
French 0 0 0   60 20 35
Non-official language 60 35 25   1,300 615 680
English and French 0 0 0   25 10 15
English and non-official language 15 10 10   180 65 110
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 Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 36 1,665 925 740   38,125 19,540 18,580
Non-immigrants 37 1,370 785 585   34,000 17,575 16,425
Immigrants 38 290 130 155   3,980 1,905 2,075
Before 1991 250 110 140   3,275 1,615 1,660
1991 to 2000 35 20 15   515 220 295
2001 to 2006 39 10 0 0   190 65 125
Non-permanent residents 40 10 0 0   140 60 80
Table: Citizenship
Citizenship Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 41 1,665 925 740   38,125 19,545 18,585
Canadian citizens 1,595 905 690   36,920 19,060 17,860
Canadian citizens under age 18 350 215 135   10,245 5,310 4,930
Canadian citizens age 18 and over 1,250 690 555   26,675 13,750 12,930
Not Canadian citizens 42 65 15 55   1,205 485 720
Table: Generation status
Generation status Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 43 1,345 735 615   29,740 15,200 14,535
1st generation 44 295 135 155   4,105 1,985 2,125
2nd generation 45 315 195 120   5,780 3,030 2,745
3rd generation or more 46 735 400 340   19,845 10,185 9,665
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 1 year ago Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over 47 1,650 910 740   37,685 19,320 18,365
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 1,440 790 650   31,990 16,505 15,485
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 30 10 15   3,015 1,450 1,570
Lived within the same province or territory 1 year ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 135 80 55   2,070 1,055 1,015
Lived in a different province or territory 1 year ago 35 20 15   495 275 220
Lived in a different country 1 year ago 0 0 0   105 30 75
Table: Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago
Mobility status - Place of residence 5 years ago Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over 48 1,575 875 695   35,665 18,325 17,345
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 1,070 610 460   23,500 12,240 11,260
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses within the same census subdivision (municipality) 165 80 85   6,015 3,035 2,975
Lived within the same province or territory 5 years ago, but changed addresses from another census subdivision (municipality) within the same province or territory 265 155 105   4,795 2,380 2,415
Lived in a different province or territory 5 years ago 40 15 25   995 520 475
Lived in a different country 5 years ago 30 15 10   360 145 220
Table: Aboriginal population
Aboriginal population Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total Aboriginal and non-Aboriginal identity population 49 1,665 925 740   38,125 19,540 18,580
Aboriginal identity population 50 125 65 65   7,180 3,630 3,545
Non-Aboriginal identity population 1,535 860 680   30,945 15,910 15,035
Table: Educational attainment
Educational attainment Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 51 1,345 735 615   29,735 15,200 14,535
No certificate, diploma or degree 300 195 110   9,080 5,095 3,985
High school certificate or equivalent 52 565 275 290   9,205 4,385 4,815
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 220 170 50   3,715 2,575 1,140
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 53 200 60 140   4,080 1,565 2,515
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   935 375 555
University certificate, diploma or degree 55 25 30   2,725 1,205 1,520
Total population aged 15 to 24 54 130 85 40   5,270 2,785 2,490
No certificate, diploma or degree 15 10 10   2,535 1,320 1,215
High school certificate or equivalent 55 100 75 25   2,070 1,180 895
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10 0 0   220 130 90
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 56 10 0 10   270 100 175
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   60 40 20
University certificate, diploma or degree 0 0 0   115 20 95
Total population aged 25 to 34 57 145 70 75   4,250 2,130 2,125
No certificate, diploma or degree 25 20 10   740 440 300
High school certificate or equivalent 58 55 15 40   1,650 855 790
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 25 20 10   425 275 145
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 59 25 15 15   705 245 455
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   120 60 60
University certificate, diploma or degree 10 10 0   620 245 375
Total population aged 35 to 64 60 845 445 395   16,345 8,370 7,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 170 90 80   3,860 2,370 1,490
High school certificate or equivalent 61 345 165 175   4,780 2,085 2,700
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 165 125 35   2,595 1,845 750
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 62 135 45 85   2,615 990 1,625
University certificate or diploma below the bachelor level 0 0 0   640 230 410
University certificate, diploma or degree 30 10 15   1,850 840 1,010
Table: Major field of study
Major field of study Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 63 1,350 735 615   29,735 15,200 14,535
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 865 465 395   18,280 9,480 8,800
Education 50 0 50   1,255 305 950
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10 10 0   205 85 120
Humanities 0 0 0   435 195 235
Social and behavioural sciences and law 10 10 10   610 190 425
Business, management and public administration 80 20 60   2,085 405 1,675
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0 0 0   240 145 95
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 10 0 10   165 50 115
Architecture, engineering, and related technologies 190 185 0   2,970 2,810 155
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 45 35 10   1,170 810 360
Health, parks, recreation and fitness 70 0 65   1,575 310 1,265
Personal, protective and transportation services 15 0 15   730 390 335
Other 64 0 0 0   0 0 0
Table: Location of study
Location of study Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 65 1,345 730 610   29,740 15,200 14,535
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 865 465 395   18,285 9,485 8,800
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 480 265 215   11,455 5,720 5,735
Inside Canada 380 215 170   10,070 5,045 5,025
Outside Canada 100 50 45   1,380 670 710
Table: Labour force activity
Labour force activity Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over 66 1,350 730 610   29,740 15,200 14,535
In the labour force 67 870 545 320   20,670 11,595 9,070
Employed 68 755 470 285   18,550 10,245 8,305
Unemployed 69 110 75 35   2,120 1,350 765
Not in the labour force 70 475 185 290   9,065 3,605 5,465
Participation rate 71 64.4 74.7 52.5   69.5 76.3 62.4
Employment rate 72 55.9 64.4 46.7   62.4 67.4 57.1
Unemployment rate 73 12.6 13.8 10.9   10.3 11.6 8.4
Table: Occupation
Occupation Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 74 860 545 315   20,210 11,380 8,830
A Management occupations 75 25 20 10   1,400 870 530
B Business, finance and administration occupations 80 0 75   2,135 300 1,840
C Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 10 0   1,100 785 310
D Health occupations 10 0 10   820 130 685
E Occupations in social science, education, government service and religion 30 10 20   1,740 435 1,300
F Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 10 0 10   305 115 190
G Sales and service occupations 150 30 120   4,100 1,190 2,915
H Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 240 225 15   4,325 4,035 290
I Occupations unique to primary industry 215 170 50   2,390 1,885 510
J Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 90 75 10   1,890 1,635 260
Table: Industry
Industry Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total experienced labour force 15 years and over 76 860 540 320   20,215 11,380 8,835
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 280 220 55   3,860 2,980 880
Construction 40 40 0   1,005 895 110
Manufacturing 190 160 30   3,435 2,985 450
Wholesale trade 0 0 0   330 250 80
Retail trade 50 10 40   1,800 715 1,085
Finance and real estate 30 0 25   625 195 430
Health care and social services 30 0 30   1,475 150 1,330
Educational services 55 15 45   1,885 430 1,455
Business services 60 45 15   2,180 1,300 885
Other services 115 50 65   3,600 1,480 2,125
Table: Unpaid work
Unpaid work Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid work 77 1,290 705 580   27,690 13,795 13,900
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid housework 78 1,275 690 585   27,220 13,455 13,765
Population 15 years and over reporting hours looking after children without pay 79 465 205 265   12,650 5,735 6,920
Population 15 years and over reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors 80 405 190 215   5,535 2,295 3,240
Table: Language used most often at work
Language used most often at work Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over who worked since 2005 81 930 585 345   22,350 12,310 10,040
English 930 580 345   22,200 12,250 9,945
French 0 0 0   35 20 10
Non-official language 0 0 0   70 20 50
English and French 0 0 0   0 10 0
English and non-official language 0 0 0   40 10 30
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 Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total employed labour force 15 years and over 82 755 470 285   18,550 10,245 8,305
Worked at home 145 60 85   2,005 955 1,045
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0   10 10 0
No fixed workplace address 135 85 50   2,230 1,750 480
Worked at usual place 470 320 150   14,300 7,530 6,770
Worked in census subdivision (municipality) of residence 55 30 20   7,350 3,745 3,605
Worked in a different census subdivision (municipality) within the census division (county) of residence 390 275 110   6,335 3,385 2,950
Worked in a different census division (county) 20 10 10   495 310 185
Worked in a different province 0 0 0   125 95 25
Table: Mode of transportation to work
Mode of transportation to work Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
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 83 610 410 200   16,530 9,285 7,250
Car, truck, van, as driver 555 360 190   12,960 7,430 5,535
Car, truck, van, as passenger 45 40 0   1,415 850 565
Public transit 0 0 0   55 10 45
Walked or bicycled 10 10 0   1,745 745 1,000
All other modes 0 0 0   355 245 105
Table: Visible minority population characteristics
Visible minority population characteristics Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 84 1,665 920 740   38,125 19,540 18,585
Total visible minority population 85 10 0 0   1,140 540 595
Chinese 0 0 0   165 70 90
South Asian 86 0 0 0   405 215 185
Black 0 0 0   160 65 95
Filipino 0 0 0   170 55 110
Latin American 0 0 0   40 25 10
Southeast Asian 87 0 0 0   60 35 35
Arab 0 0 0   10 10 0
West Asian 88 0 0 0   0 10 0
Korean 10 0 0   15 0 0
Japanese 0 0 0   80 30 45
Visible minority, n.i.e. 89 0 0 0   0 0 10
Multiple visible minority 90 0 0 0   25 20 0
Not a visible minority 91 1,660 920 740   36,985 19,000 17,985
Table: Earnings in 2005
Earnings in 2005 Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with earnings (counts) 92 915 575 340   21,690 11,925 9,765
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over ($) 93 26,176 39,161 9,818   26,880 42,184 17,827
Persons 15 years and over with earnings who worked full year, full time (counts) 94 400 305 95   9,720 6,325 3,400
Median earnings - Persons 15 years and over who worked full year, full time ($) 93 49,957 56,801 35,983   47,431 55,153 34,402
Table: Income in 2005
Income in 2005 Bulkley-Nechako D, Regional district electoral area   Bulkley-Nechako (CD)
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years and over with income (counts) 95 1,305 730 575   28,130 14,570 13,560
Median income - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 20,216 34,236 12,080   24,569 37,508 17,214
Median income after tax - Persons 15 years and over ($) 96 19,403 31,498 11,920   22,535 33,332 16,707
Composition of total income (100%) 97 100 100 100   100 100 100
Earnings - As a % of total income 78.0 82.9 61.5   81.2 85.5 72.7
Government transfers - As a % of total income 14.9 11.2 26.1   11.2 7.7 18.0
Other money - As a % of total income 7.1 5.6 11.7   7.7 6.8 9.3
Income status of all persons in private households (counts) 98 1,650 910 735   34,865 17,730 17,130
% in low income before tax - All persons 17.0 13.7 21.1   11.4 10.5 12.3
% in low income after tax - All persons 11.2 8.8 14.3   7.6 7.3 8.0
% in low income before tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 21.7 11.9 37.0   12.6 11.5 13.7
% in low income after tax - Persons less than 18 years of age 14.5 9.5 25.9   8.4 7.4 9.4

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Source: Statistics Canada, 2006 Census of Population.

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2007. Bulkley-Nechako D, British Columbia (Code5951017) (table). 2006 Community Profiles. 2006 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13, 2007.
http://www12.statcan.ca/census-recensement/2006/dp-pd/prof/92-591/index.cfm?Lang=E
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