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Characteristic Port Moody, CY
British Columbia
(Census subdivision)
Greater Vancouver, RD
British Columbia
(Census division)
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 32,975 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,313,328 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 27,512 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,116,581 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 19.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9.3 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 12,989 ...Data not available ...Data not available 949,565 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 12,628 ...Data not available ...Data not available 891,336 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population density per square kilometre 1,273.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 802.5 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Land area (square km) 25.89 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,882.55 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 32,975 16,270 16,700 2,313,325 1,130,375 1,182,955
0 to 4 years 2,140 1,120 1,015 115,185 59,275 55,905
5 to 9 years 1,935 995 940 114,390 58,725 55,660
10 to 14 years 2,030 1,065 965 124,880 64,365 60,520
15 to 19 years 2,230 1,140 1,090 145,190 75,070 70,115
15 years 435 230 210 28,165 14,570 13,595
16 years 485 240 240 28,785 15,090 13,695
17 years 450 230 225 28,975 14,985 13,990
18 years 425 215 210 29,365 15,065 14,300
19 years 435 230 205 29,895 15,365 14,530
20 to 24 years 1,890 980 905 159,080 80,620 78,465
25 to 29 years 2,045 1,020 1,025 170,065 83,960 86,105
30 to 34 years 2,305 1,100 1,205 160,010 77,900 82,110
35 to 39 years 2,830 1,350 1,480 161,245 76,660 84,585
40 to 44 years 3,090 1,470 1,620 180,535 86,315 94,225
45 to 49 years 2,990 1,435 1,550 192,090 93,760 98,330
50 to 54 years 2,745 1,345 1,405 182,435 88,705 93,730
55 to 59 years 2,070 990 1,085 158,570 77,595 80,970
60 to 64 years 1,670 855 815 136,755 66,610 70,145
65 to 69 years 1,155 555 600 94,860 46,120 48,740
70 to 74 years 805 380 420 72,890 34,215 38,675
75 to 79 years 505 245 265 58,150 26,990 31,160
80 to 84 years 320 145 175 44,235 19,050 25,185
85 years and over 220 70 145 42,760 14,435 28,325
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 38.4 37.7 39.0 40.2 39.3 40.9
% of the population aged 15 and over 81.5 80.4 82.5 84.7 83.9 85.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 26,875 13,090 13,785 1,958,880 948,010 1,010,870
Married or living with a common-law partner 16,880 8,360 8,520 1,106,575 551,405 555,175
Married (and not separated) 14,635 7,245 7,385 970,585 482,590 487,995
Living common law 2,250 1,115 1,135 135,995 68,815 67,175
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 9,995 4,730 5,265 852,300 396,600 455,695
Single (never legally married) 6,890 3,730 3,160 586,885 313,200 273,680
Separated 700 275 425 48,835 19,980 28,855
Divorced 1,530 570 965 119,570 45,130 74,435
Widowed 865 155 710 97,010 18,290 78,725
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 9,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available 633,460 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 2 persons 4,205 ...Data not available ...Data not available 294,465 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 3 persons 2,345 ...Data not available ...Data not available 148,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 4 persons 2,375 ...Data not available ...Data not available 140,635 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 680 ...Data not available ...Data not available 49,730 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 9,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available 633,460 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 8,275 ...Data not available ...Data not available 535,180 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Married couples 7,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 467,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 2,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available 185,300 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 4,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 282,035 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 1,730 ...Data not available ...Data not available 109,940 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 2,155 ...Data not available ...Data not available 126,705 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 625 ...Data not available ...Data not available 45,390 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Common-law couples 1,125 ...Data not available ...Data not available 67,845 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 755 ...Data not available ...Data not available 48,140 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 365 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,705 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 175 ...Data not available ...Data not available 10,240 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 145 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,900 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 45 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,565 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 1,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available 98,280 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Female parent 1,080 ...Data not available ...Data not available 78,930 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 650 ...Data not available ...Data not available 48,170 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 355 ...Data not available ...Data not available 23,390 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 80 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,370 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Male parent 255 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,350 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 160 ...Data not available ...Data not available 12,855 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 80 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,065 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 10 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,435 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total children in census families in private households 10,585 ...Data not available ...Data not available 690,760 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Under six years of age 2,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 136,750 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 to 14 years 3,565 ...Data not available ...Data not available 214,875 ...Data not available ...Data not available
15 to 17 years 1,340 ...Data not available ...Data not available 82,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available
18 to 24 years 2,210 ...Data not available ...Data not available 155,365 ...Data not available ...Data not available
25 years and over 960 ...Data not available ...Data not available 100,960 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of children at home per census family 1.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 32,840 16,230 16,605 2,280,770 1,115,555 1,165,220
Number of persons not in census families 4,370 2,085 2,285 421,375 196,635 224,735
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 600 240 365 63,575 23,920 39,660
Living with non-relatives only 955 500 450 106,050 57,060 48,990
Living alone 2,820 1,345 1,475 251,745 115,655 136,090
Number of census family persons 28,465 14,150 14,320 1,859,400 918,920 940,485
Average number of persons per census family 3.0 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 2,890 1,365 1,525 293,195 134,660 158,535
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 835 225 615 99,835 29,055 70,780
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 180 35 145 21,470 4,520 16,955
Living with non-relatives only 45 25 20 5,995 2,860 3,135
Living alone 615 165 445 72,365 21,675 50,690
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 2,050 1,140 915 193,360 105,610 87,750
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 12,625 ...Data not available ...Data not available 891,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Census-family households 9,390 ...Data not available ...Data not available 595,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 8,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available 510,445 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 7,525 ...Data not available ...Data not available 436,610 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 3,050 ...Data not available ...Data not available 191,495 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 4,470 ...Data not available ...Data not available 245,120 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 1,110 ...Data not available ...Data not available 73,830 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 760 ...Data not available ...Data not available 85,045 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family households with persons not in a census family 545 ...Data not available ...Data not available 50,730 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 410 ...Data not available ...Data not available 38,905 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 11,440 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 260 ...Data not available ...Data not available 27,465 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 130 ...Data not available ...Data not available 11,825 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-family households 215 ...Data not available ...Data not available 34,315 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Non-census-family households 3,235 ...Data not available ...Data not available 295,850 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-person households 2,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available 251,745 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-person households 420 ...Data not available ...Data not available 44,100 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 12,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available 891,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Single-detached house 4,000 ...Data not available ...Data not available 301,135 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 1,675 ...Data not available ...Data not available 129,250 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 10 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,995 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 6,945 ...Data not available ...Data not available 455,955 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Semi-detached house 410 ...Data not available ...Data not available 19,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Row house 2,575 ...Data not available ...Data not available 80,500 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, duplex 1,035 ...Data not available ...Data not available 126,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 2,915 ...Data not available ...Data not available 228,585 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other single-attached house 5 ...Data not available ...Data not available 960 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 12,630 ...Data not available ...Data not available 891,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 person 2,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available 251,745 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 persons 4,080 ...Data not available ...Data not available 272,575 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 persons 2,340 ...Data not available ...Data not available 142,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
4 persons 2,420 ...Data not available ...Data not available 134,530 ...Data not available ...Data not available
5 persons 745 ...Data not available ...Data not available 52,760 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 or more persons 225 ...Data not available ...Data not available 37,640 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Number of persons in private households 32,840 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,280,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of persons in private households 2.6 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.6 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 32,885 16,240 16,645 2,292,120 1,121,310 1,170,805
  Single responses  32,240 15,925 16,320 2,231,105 1,092,095 1,139,005
    English  22,725 11,520 11,200 1,282,500 645,490 637,010
    French  345 145 195 24,780 12,080 12,700
    Non-official languages  9,180 4,255 4,925 923,825 434,530 489,295
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 0 0 330 155 175
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  5 0 0 235 115 120
        Dene  0 0 0 20 10 10
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 0 0 5
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 10 0 5
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Ojibway  0 0 0 60 25 40
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0 0 5 5
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 9,090 4,220 4,875 917,155 431,300 485,855
        African languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 490 250 235
        Afrikaans  30 15 15 1,255 625 630
        Akan (Twi)  5 0 0 375 190 185
        Albanian  10 5 5 985 500 485
        Amharic  5 0 0 1,065 520 545
        Arabic  120 65 50 10,830 6,105 4,725
        Armenian  5 5 5 980 500 480
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 5 0 5 345 150 195
        Bengali  10 5 0 2,095 1,100 995
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 15 5 10
        Bisayan languages  10 0 10 3,160 1,215 1,950
        Bosnian  20 10 10 1,095 555 540
        Bulgarian  35 20 15 1,670 815 860
        Burmese  5 0 5 880 455 425
        Cantonese  580 265 320 128,115 59,365 68,745
        Chinese, n.o.s.  595 275 320 111,495 51,720 59,775
        Creoles  5 0 0 485 235 250
        Croatian  80 35 40 5,735 2,815 2,920
        Czech  80 50 30 3,490 1,735 1,755
        Danish  40 15 25 2,330 1,125 1,205
        Dutch  95 45 45 8,305 3,990 4,315
        Estonian  10 5 5 550 240 305
        Finnish  45 20 30 2,030 800 1,230
        Flemish  0 0 5 190 100 90
        Fukien  15 0 10 1,850 815 1,035
        German  370 175 195 26,935 12,750 14,185
        Greek  55 30 25 5,000 2,620 2,375
        Gujarati  105 45 55 6,175 2,855 3,320
        Hakka  20 5 10 1,070 460 610
        Hebrew  20 10 10 1,535 845 695
        Hindi  35 15 15 22,955 11,005 11,945
        Hungarian  110 50 60 5,865 2,875 2,985
        Ilocano  10 0 5 3,355 1,330 2,020
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 395 225 170
        Italian  260 125 135 16,215 8,195 8,015
        Japanese  190 60 130 15,840 5,545 10,290
        Khmer (Cambodian)  10 5 10 1,150 545 605
        Korean  1,765 820 950 43,845 19,955 23,885
        Kurdish  5 5 5 1,390 760 630
        Lao  0 5 0 835 390 445
        Latvian  10 5 5 350 175 175
        Lingala  0 0 0 30 15 15
        Lithuanian  20 10 10 260 115 145
        Macedonian  5 5 5 190 90 105
        Malay  60 25 35 3,215 1,490 1,725
        Malayalam  0 0 0 1,250 625 620
        Maltese  0 0 5 85 45 40
        Mandarin  585 270 320 90,185 41,955 48,235
        Marathi  5 0 5 385 195 185
        Nepali  5 5 5 695 370 330
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 335 185 150
        Norwegian  10 5 10 1,010 475 535
        Oromo  0 0 0 220 125 95
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  80 35 50 139,230 69,140 70,085
        Pashto  0 0 0 820 440 380
        Persian (Farsi)  905 465 435 34,420 17,420 17,000
        Polish  255 115 145 12,650 5,990 6,660
        Portuguese  155 70 85 9,210 4,410 4,800
        Romanian  335 175 160 6,885 3,395 3,485
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 120 50 75
        Russian  445 215 235 15,420 7,135 8,280
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0 70 30 35
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 5 675 340 330
        Serbian  80 50 30 5,990 3,070 2,915
        Serbo-Croatian  10 5 5 1,210 570 645
        Shanghainese  5 0 5 1,220 520 700
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 315 160 150
        Sindhi  25 10 20 1,695 755 945
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  5 5 0 1,230 630 595
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 755 390 360
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 5 5 5 280 140 135
        Slovak  70 35 35 2,330 1,030 1,300
        Slovenian  15 5 10 590 280 310
        Somali  5 0 0 915 460 450
        Spanish  620 270 350 32,305 15,570 16,735
        Swahili  5 5 5 575 295 280
        Swedish  25 5 15 1,425 640 790
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  280 95 180 58,500 23,510 34,995
        Taiwanese  45 25 25 5,470 2,550 2,920
        Tamil  20 10 15 2,915 1,535 1,385
        Telugu  0 0 0 470 250 225
        Thai  20 5 15 1,655 560 1,100
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0 170 95 75
        Tigrigna  5 0 5 510 250 265
        Turkish  45 15 25 2,545 1,440 1,105
        Ukrainian  50 25 20 4,260 1,805 2,455
        Urdu  35 15 15 7,760 3,950 3,805
        Vietnamese  65 25 45 21,690 10,165 11,525
        Yiddish  5 5 0 290 145 145
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 80 35 45 6,340 3,075 3,270
  Multiple responses          645 320 325 61,010 29,215 31,800
    English and French  80 40 40 4,375 2,145 2,240
    English and non-official language  530 265 265 53,235 25,490 27,745
    French and non-official language  20 10 10 2,260 1,040 1,225
    English, French and non-official language 15 10 10 1,135 545 595
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 32,885 16,240 16,645 2,292,115 1,121,310 1,170,805
  English only 29,560 14,820 14,740 1,997,605 994,500 1,003,100
  French only 20 10 10 1,270 575 690
  English and French 2,600 1,145 1,460 164,780 73,445 91,335
  Neither English nor French 705 270 440 128,460 52,785 75,680
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 32,885 16,240 16,645 2,292,115 1,121,315 1,170,805
  English 31,615 15,725 15,895 2,126,505 1,050,815 1,075,690
  French 335 155 190 25,030 12,225 12,805
  English and French 240 100 140 13,890 6,325 7,565
  Neither English nor French 690 265 425 126,690 51,945 74,740
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 460 205 255 31,975 15,385 16,590
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 1.4 1.3 1.5 1.4 1.4 1.4
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 32,885 16,240 16,645 2,292,115 1,121,310 1,170,805
  Single responses 31,665 15,680 15,990 2,158,685 1,057,345 1,101,345
    English 26,355 13,195 13,160 1,568,165 778,030 790,135
    French 95 40 50 8,410 4,025 4,385
    Non-official languages 5,225 2,445 2,775 582,110 275,295 306,825
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0 55 30 25
        Atikamekw   0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 45 25 15
        Dene 0 0 0 5 0 5
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Ojibway 0 0 0 5 0 5
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 5,205 2,435 2,765 579,845 274,140 305,700
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 160 75 85
        Afrikaans 10 5 5 520 255 260
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 105 50 55
        Albanian 0 0 5 505 245 255
        Amharic 0 0 0 500 220 280
        Arabic 50 30 25 6,505 3,410 3,085
        Armenian 5 0 5 435 220 210
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 5 0 5 90 40 50
        Bengali 0 5 5 1,310 645 665
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0 1,095 470 630
        Bosnian 10 5 5 640 330 310
        Bulgarian 30 15 15 985 480 510
        Burmese 0 0 0 560 300 260
        Cantonese 375 170 210 100,680 46,200 54,485
        Chinese, n.o.s. 365 170 195 76,285 35,345 40,940
        Creoles 0 0 0 275 125 145
        Croatian 25 10 10 2,040 955 1,085
        Czech 20 15 5 1,020 525 495
        Danish 5 0 5 185 90 95
        Dutch 15 10 5 725 335 390
        Estonian 0 0 0 100 40 60
        Finnish 15 5 10 445 185 260
        Flemish 0 0 0 15 5 10
        Fukien 0 0 0 680 305 370
        German 60 25 40 3,485 1,635 1,855
        Greek 5 5 0 1,755 840 915
        Gujarati 40 15 20 2,910 1,270 1,645
        Hakka 10 5 5 310 140 175
        Hebrew 15 10 5 715 365 355
        Hindi 5 5 5 11,685 5,550 6,135
        Hungarian 45 25 25 1,785 855 930
        Ilocano 0 0 0 1,085 490 600
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 145 75 70
        Italian 25 10 15 4,570 2,020 2,550
        Japanese 80 35 50 8,110 3,375 4,735
        Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 580 285 295
        Korean 1,495 695 795 34,850 16,095 18,755
        Kurdish 0 0 0 920 475 445
        Lao 0 0 0 415 210 210
        Latvian 0 0 0 80 35 40
        Lingala 0 0 0 10 5 5
        Lithuanian 10 10 5 50 25 25
        Macedonian 0 0 5 115 60 55
        Malay 15 10 5 1,265 635 630
        Malayalam 0 0 0 610 310 300
        Maltese 0 0 0 10 5 0
        Mandarin 460 210 245 75,385 35,675 39,710
        Marathi 5 0 0 210 110 100
        Nepali 5 0 0 460 240 220
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 115 60 60
        Norwegian 0 0 0 80 40 35
        Oromo 0 0 0 135 70 65
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 25 15 10 103,895 51,410 52,485
        Pashto 0 0 0 540 285 255
        Persian (Farsi) 630 305 325 23,895 11,670 12,220
        Polish 110 55 55 5,185 2,500 2,685
        Portuguese 55 25 30 3,435 1,630 1,805
        Romanian 165 85 80 3,575 1,765 1,805
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 70 25 40
        Russian 305 150 160 10,050 4,860 5,195
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0 25 10 15
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 460 225 230
        Serbian 65 40 30 3,755 1,895 1,865
        Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 555 270 285
        Shanghainese 0 0 0 545 255 295
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 5 5 0 470 265 205
        Sindhi 5 0 5 660 285 375
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 5 530 260 265
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 610 315 300
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 55 20 35
        Slovak 35 15 20 880 420 460
        Slovenian 5 0 5 65 30 40
        Somali 0 0 0 605 300 305
        Spanish 375 170 205 17,105 8,345 8,760
        Swahili 0 0 0 200 100 100
        Swedish 0 0 0 260 125 135
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 95 35 60 26,830 11,720 15,110
        Taiwanese 30 15 15 2,825 1,350 1,475
        Tamil 15 5 10 1,880 965 915
        Telugu 0 0 0 255 130 125
        Thai 5 5 0 655 295 360
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0 90 50 35
        Tigrigna 0 0 0 260 120 140
        Turkish 25 5 15 1,245 655 595
        Ukrainian 5 0 0 705 315 390
        Urdu 5 5 0 5,045 2,505 2,535
        Vietnamese 30 10 20 14,925 7,005 7,920
        Yiddish 0 0 0 10 5 5
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 20 5 15 2,215 1,120 1,095
  Multiple responses         1,215 560 655 133,430 63,970 69,460
    English and French 60 25 35 2,620 1,265 1,355
    English and non-official language 1,130 525 605 128,365 61,585 66,775
    French and non-official language 5 5 0 730 355 375
    English, French and non-official language 25 10 15 1,720 765 955
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 32,885 16,240 16,645 2,292,115 1,121,310 1,170,805
  None 27,595 13,735 13,855 1,813,090 892,790 920,300
  Single responses  5,185 2,465 2,720 470,395 224,500 245,895
    English  2,310 1,095 1,215 211,820 103,680 108,145
    French  285 130 155 18,930 8,650 10,280
    Non-official languages  2,595 1,245 1,350 239,645 112,175 127,475
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 0 0 200 90 110
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  5 0 0 145 70 75
        Dene  0 0 0 10 5 5
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Ojibway  0 0 0 35 15 20
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,570 1,225 1,340 236,710 110,835 125,875
        African languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 220 125 95
        Afrikaans  20 10 10 685 330 360
        Akan (Twi)  5 0 0 205 110 100
        Albanian  0 0 0 325 160 165
        Amharic  0 0 0 380 180 200
        Arabic  40 25 20 3,135 1,810 1,325
        Armenian  5 5 0 295 145 145
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 150 65 85
        Bengali  5 5 0 480 230 250
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Bisayan languages  0 0 5 745 300 445
        Bosnian  0 0 0 330 165 165
        Bulgarian  5 0 5 405 180 220
        Burmese  0 0 0 220 105 115
        Cantonese  155 70 80 27,690 13,220 14,470
        Chinese, n.o.s.  125 55 65 18,575 8,865 9,715
        Creoles  5 0 5 355 175 180
        Croatian  50 25 20 2,360 1,190 1,165
        Czech  45 25 20 1,250 565 685
        Danish  15 10 5 820 375 445
        Dutch  25 15 15 2,570 1,125 1,445
        Estonian  5 0 0 155 70 80
        Finnish  20 5 15 670 270 405
        Flemish  0 0 0 55 30 25
        Fukien  10 5 0 655 290 370
        German  140 70 75 9,705 4,415 5,285
        Greek  35 15 20 2,705 1,370 1,335
        Gujarati  85 40 45 2,990 1,395 1,600
        Hakka  0 0 0 300 130 170
        Hebrew  5 0 5 910 480 430
        Hindi  20 10 10 11,660 5,670 5,990
        Hungarian  35 20 20 1,785 845 940
        Ilocano  0 0 0 820 315 505
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 150 75 80
        Italian  130 70 60 6,655 3,290 3,365
        Japanese  105 45 60 6,870 2,760 4,110
        Khmer (Cambodian)  5 5 0 290 130 160
        Korean  195 95 95 6,030 2,715 3,315
        Kurdish  0 0 0 265 160 110
        Lao  5 0 5 300 145 160
        Latvian  5 5 0 65 25 45
        Lingala  0 0 0 50 20 30
        Lithuanian  5 0 5 80 35 45
        Macedonian  5 5 0 40 15 20
        Malay  15 5 10 1,265 585 685
        Malayalam  0 0 0 435 215 225
        Maltese  5 0 5 35 15 25
        Mandarin  130 70 60 16,745 7,640 9,105
        Marathi  0 0 0 115 60 55
        Nepali  0 0 0 120 65 55
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 195 115 85
        Norwegian  10 5 5 330 150 180
        Oromo  0 0 0 40 30 20
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  55 25 30 26,855 13,370 13,485
        Pashto  0 0 0 205 105 100
        Persian (Farsi)  165 90 75 6,510 3,465 3,050
        Polish  80 25 60 3,990 1,805 2,180
        Portuguese  70 35 40 3,585 1,655 1,925
        Romanian  125 65 55 1,955 920 1,040
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 35 20 15
        Russian  85 35 45 3,470 1,550 1,925
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0 25 15 10
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 155 85 70
        Serbian  30 15 15 1,595 835 765
        Serbo-Croatian  0 0 0 360 155 200
        Shanghainese  5 0 0 475 210 260
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 5 345 130 215
        Sindhi  15 5 10 890 380 510
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  0 0 0 510 250 255
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 60 30 30
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 90 50 45
        Slovak  20 10 10 760 290 465
        Slovenian  5 0 5 165 70 90
        Somali  0 0 0 325 170 155
        Spanish  205 95 110 14,470 7,085 7,385
        Swahili  5 5 5 425 205 220
        Swedish  15 5 15 670 300 365
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  135 50 90 21,495 8,110 13,385
        Taiwanese  20 15 10 2,585 1,235 1,350
        Tamil  5 0 5 815 430 380
        Telugu  5 0 0 160 85 75
        Thai  5 0 5 670 230 440
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0 35 20 15
        Tigrigna  0 0 0 160 75 85
        Turkish  15 5 5 895 495 400
        Ukrainian  10 10 5 965 425 540
        Urdu  30 15 10 2,165 1,120 1,045
        Vietnamese  10 5 5 5,085 2,475 2,610
        Yiddish  0 0 0 75 35 40
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 20 10 10 2,730 1,240 1,490
  Multiple responses          100 35 65 8,635 4,025 4,610
    English and French  20 5 15 890 400 485
    English and non-official language  40 15 25 3,990 1,920 2,075
    French and non-official language  50 15 30 3,690 1,675 2,010
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0 60 20 35

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In addition to random rounding, area and data suppression has been adopted to further protect the confidentiality of individual respondents' personal information.

Area and data suppression results in the deletion of all information for geographic areas with populations below a specified size. For example, areas with a population of less than 40 persons are suppressed. If the community searched has a population of less than 40 persons, only the total population counts will be available.

Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

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Excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements (For further information, see the 'Notes.')

¶ incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement (For further information, see the 'Notes.')

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Footnotes

Footnote 1

2011 and 2006 population

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

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

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Footnote 2

Total private dwellings

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

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Footnote 3

Private dwellings occupied by usual residents

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

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Footnote 4

Age

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

Refer to the Census Dictionary for more information.

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Footnote 5

Median age

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

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Footnote 6

Total population 15 years and over by marital status

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

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Footnote 7

Total number of census families in private households

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

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Footnote 8

Total number of census families in private households

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

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Footnote 9

Living with relatives

Non-relatives may be present.

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Footnote 10

Total number of private households by household type

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

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

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Footnote 11

One-family-only households

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

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Footnote 12

Couple-family households

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

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Footnote 13

Other family households

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

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Footnote 14

Couple-family households

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

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Footnote 15

Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling

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

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Footnote 16

Movable dwelling

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

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Footnote 17

Other dwelling

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

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Footnote 18

Total number of private households by household size

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

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

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Footnote 19

Total population excluding institutional residents

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

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Footnote 20

Selected Aboriginal languages

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

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Footnote 21

Selected non-Aboriginal languages

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

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Footnote 22

Other languages

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

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Footnote 23

Official language minority

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

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Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2012. Port Moody, British Columbia (Code 5915043) and Greater Vancouver, British Columbia (Code 5915) (table). Census Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2011/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed April 27, 2017).

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Map: Port Moody, City (Census Subdivision), British Columbia

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