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Characteristic Charlottetown
Prince Edward Island
(Population centre)
Prince Edward Island

(Province)
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 42,602 ...Data not available ...Data not available 140,204 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 38,801 ...Data not available ...Data not available 135,851 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 9.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3.2 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 19,339 ...Data not available ...Data not available 66,943 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 18,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available 56,462 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population density per square kilometre 735.9 ...Data not available ...Data not available 24.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Land area (square km) 57.89 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,685.73 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 42,600 19,780 22,820 140,205 67,605 72,605
0 to 4 years 2,125 1,055 1,070 7,275 3,680 3,590
5 to 9 years 1,980 1,025 955 7,390 3,700 3,685
10 to 14 years 2,250 1,145 1,100 8,395 4,320 4,080
15 to 19 years 2,780 1,395 1,385 9,650 4,930 4,720
15 years 525 280 245 1,950 1,005 940
16 years 520 270 255 1,905 985 915
17 years 500 245 255 1,870 950 915
18 years 585 285 300 1,925 965 965
19 years 645 310 330 2,005 1,020 985
20 to 24 years 3,490 1,680 1,810 8,765 4,325 4,440
25 to 29 years 2,725 1,345 1,380 7,300 3,540 3,765
30 to 34 years 2,455 1,130 1,325 7,585 3,560 4,025
35 to 39 years 2,575 1,185 1,390 8,435 4,015 4,420
40 to 44 years 2,870 1,315 1,555 9,485 4,535 4,955
45 to 49 years 3,255 1,520 1,735 11,230 5,430 5,800
50 to 54 years 3,150 1,460 1,695 11,155 5,320 5,830
55 to 59 years 3,035 1,440 1,590 10,550 5,140 5,405
60 to 64 years 2,830 1,330 1,500 10,205 4,970 5,235
65 to 69 years 1,990 880 1,110 7,170 3,500 3,670
70 to 74 years 1,595 695 900 5,400 2,610 2,790
75 to 79 years 1,315 515 800 4,295 1,930 2,370
80 to 84 years 985 360 630 2,935 1,210 1,720
85 years and over 1,195 285 905 2,995 890 2,105
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 41.7 39.7 43.3 42.8 41.9 43.6
% of the population aged 15 and over 85.1 83.7 86.3 83.6 82.7 84.3
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 36,250 16,545 19,700 117,145 55,905 61,245
Married or living with a common-law partner 19,130 9,545 9,585 69,795 34,825 34,970
Married (and not separated) 16,275 8,120 8,155 60,625 30,255 30,370
Living common law 2,860 1,430 1,435 9,175 4,570 4,600
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 17,115 7,000 10,115 47,350 21,080 26,275
Single (never legally married) 11,200 5,435 5,770 30,495 15,900 14,590
Separated 1,040 430 615 3,285 1,420 1,870
Divorced 2,265 740 1,520 6,065 2,420 3,640
Widowed 2,600 390 2,205 7,505 1,330 6,170
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 11,515 ...Data not available ...Data not available 40,850 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 2 persons 6,110 ...Data not available ...Data not available 21,385 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 3 persons 2,570 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,710 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 4 persons 2,005 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,325 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 830 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,435 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 11,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 40,845 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 9,320 ...Data not available ...Data not available 34,265 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Married couples 7,895 ...Data not available ...Data not available 29,700 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 3,725 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,665 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 4,170 ...Data not available ...Data not available 15,035 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 1,715 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,925 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 1,715 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,105 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 740 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,010 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Common-law couples 1,425 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,575 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 955 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,615 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 470 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,955 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 275 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,005 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 140 ...Data not available ...Data not available 655 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 55 ...Data not available ...Data not available 295 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 2,195 ...Data not available ...Data not available 6,580 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Female parent 1,815 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,250 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 1,175 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,195 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 485 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,455 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 160 ...Data not available ...Data not available 600 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Male parent 380 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,330 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 260 ...Data not available ...Data not available 915 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 100 ...Data not available ...Data not available 320 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 25 ...Data not available ...Data not available 100 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total children in census families in private households 11,450 ...Data not available ...Data not available 41,255 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Under six years of age 2,480 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 to 14 years 3,835 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,315 ...Data not available ...Data not available
15 to 17 years 1,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,560 ...Data not available ...Data not available
18 to 24 years 2,475 ...Data not available ...Data not available 8,595 ...Data not available ...Data not available
25 years and over 1,170 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,180 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of children at home per census family 1.0 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1.0 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total number of persons in private households 41,255 19,305 21,955 137,390 66,580 70,810
Number of persons not in census families 8,980 3,655 5,325 21,015 9,305 11,710
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 795 320 470 2,305 995 1,305
Living with non-relatives only 2,530 1,355 1,175 4,520 2,410 2,110
Living alone 5,655 1,975 3,680 14,195 5,895 8,295
Number of census family persons 32,280 15,650 16,635 116,375 57,280 59,100
Average number of persons per census family 2.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 6,110 2,485 3,625 20,860 9,575 11,280
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 2,375 510 1,860 6,750 1,960 4,790
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 205 50 155 800 240 560
Living with non-relatives only 125 55 75 350 165 180
Living alone 2,045 410 1,635 5,605 1,550 4,050
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 3,740 1,975 1,765 14,105 7,615 6,490
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 18,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available 56,465 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Census-family households 11,325 ...Data not available ...Data not available 40,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 10,565 ...Data not available ...Data not available 37,720 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 8,740 ...Data not available ...Data not available 32,355 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 4,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available 16,280 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 4,380 ...Data not available ...Data not available 16,080 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 1,825 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,365 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 760 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,425 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family households with persons not in a census family 570 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,735 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 340 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,065 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 170 ...Data not available ...Data not available 485 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 170 ...Data not available ...Data not available 580 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 235 ...Data not available ...Data not available 670 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-family households 185 ...Data not available ...Data not available 690 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Non-census-family households 6,770 ...Data not available ...Data not available 16,315 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-person households 5,655 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,195 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-person households 1,115 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,120 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 18,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available 56,460 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Single-detached house 9,255 ...Data not available ...Data not available 40,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 60 ...Data not available ...Data not available 60 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 420 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,580 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 8,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available 13,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Semi-detached house 1,600 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,005 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Row house 610 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, duplex 510 ...Data not available ...Data not available 905 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 5,590 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,640 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other single-attached house 45 ...Data not available ...Data not available 130 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 18,095 ...Data not available ...Data not available 56,465 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 person 5,655 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14,190 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 persons 6,360 ...Data not available ...Data not available 21,260 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 persons 2,855 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
4 persons 2,160 ...Data not available ...Data not available 7,735 ...Data not available ...Data not available
5 persons 830 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,105 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 or more persons 240 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Number of persons in private households 41,260 ...Data not available ...Data not available 137,390 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of persons in private households 2.3 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2.4 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Detailed mother tongue
Detailed mother tongue - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 41,645 19,425 22,215 138,435 66,970 71,465
  Single responses  41,340 19,285 22,055 137,685 66,615 71,075
    English  37,190 17,265 19,930 127,635 61,830 65,805
    French  925 400 530 5,190 2,390 2,800
    Non-official languages  3,225 1,630 1,595 4,860 2,395 2,465
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 10 5 5 105 50 55
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  10 5 5 100 45 55
        Ojibway  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0 0 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 3,190 1,610 1,575 4,685 2,310 2,375
        African languages, n.i.e 0 5 0 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  5 0 5 20 10 10
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Albanian  50 25 20 95 55 45
        Amharic  5 0 0 5 5 5
        Arabic  240 150 90 270 165 105
        Armenian  0 0 5 0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 10 5 5 15 5 5
        Bengali  25 20 15 35 20 15
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Bosnian  15 10 5 20 15 10
        Bulgarian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Burmese  15 5 5 10 5 5
        Cantonese  70 35 35 100 50 45
        Chinese, n.o.s.  1,025 525 500 1,185 560 625
        Creoles  10 10 5 10 5 0
        Croatian  15 10 10 15 10 10
        Czech  10 5 0 30 15 15
        Danish  10 10 5 25 20 5
        Dutch  90 40 50 470 240 225
        Estonian  5 0 5 5 5 5
        Finnish  0 0 5 10 5 10
        Flemish  5 0 5 25 15 10
        Fukien  5 0 5 5 0 0
        German  70 40 35 300 150 150
        Greek  10 0 5 10 0 5
        Gujarati  5 0 0 5 0 5
        Hakka  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hebrew  10 5 5 10 5 5
        Hindi  30 15 15 35 20 15
        Hungarian  25 15 15 55 30 25
        Ilocano  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Italian  20 15 5 55 35 25
        Japanese  55 15 40 75 20 55
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Korean  105 50 55 135 60 70
        Kurdish  0 0 0 0 5 0
        Lao  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Latvian  5 0 0 0 5 5
        Lingala  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Lithuanian  5 0 5 10 5 5
        Macedonian  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Malay  5 0 0 5 5 5
        Malayalam  10 5 0 10 5 0
        Maltese  0 5 5 5 0 5
        Mandarin  265 130 135 290 140 155
        Marathi  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Nepali  95 45 50 95 45 50
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 5 0 5
        Norwegian  0 0 0 0 0 5
        Oromo  0 5 0 0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  25 10 15 40 20 15
        Pashto  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  190 105 90 205 110 90
        Polish  25 10 15 60 30 35
        Portuguese  10 5 5 50 25 20
        Romanian  15 5 5 15 10 10
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Russian  90 45 40 110 50 55
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Serbian  15 5 5 25 5 15
        Serbo-Croatian  20 10 5 20 10 10
        Shanghainese  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 10 5 5
        Sindhi  0 0 5 0 0 5
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  40 20 20 50 20 25
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 35 15 20 35 15 20
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Slovak  5 5 5 10 10 5
        Slovenian  0 0 0 5 5 0
        Somali  30 15 15 30 15 10
        Spanish  150 65 80 230 105 125
        Swahili  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Swedish  10 5 5 15 5 10
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  45 15 30 105 30 80
        Taiwanese  15 5 10 20 5 15
        Tamil  15 5 5 15 10 5
        Telugu  25 15 10 30 15 15
        Thai  10 5 5 15 5 5
        Tibetan languages  5 0 0 5 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Turkish  15 10 10 20 10 10
        Ukrainian  10 5 10 30 10 20
        Urdu  35 15 15 35 20 20
        Vietnamese  35 20 10 40 20 20
        Yiddish  0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 30 15 15 75 35 30
  Multiple responses          300 140 160 750 360 390
    English and French  135 60 75 440 200 245
    English and non-official language  150 65 80 255 135 120
    French and non-official language  15 10 5 35 20 15
    English, French and non-official language 10 0 0 15 5 5
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 41,640 19,425 22,215 138,435 66,970 71,465
  English only 35,445 16,800 18,650 120,585 59,330 61,255
  French only 40 15 20 130 60 70
  English and French 5,575 2,295 3,280 17,005 7,235 9,765
  Neither English nor French 580 310 275 710 345 370
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 41,640 19,425 22,215 138,435 66,970 71,465
  English 40,110 18,705 21,395 132,855 64,395 68,460
  French 890 375 510 4,715 2,175 2,545
  English and French 95 50 50 185 85 105
  Neither English nor French 550 295 260 675 320 360
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 940 405 535 4,810 2,215 2,595
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 2.3 2.1 2.4 3.5 3.3 3.6
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 41,645 19,425 22,215 138,435 66,970 71,465
  Single responses 41,200 19,190 22,005 137,590 66,545 71,045
    English 38,470 17,850 20,620 132,200 63,965 68,235
    French 420 175 245 2,465 1,150 1,310
    Non-official languages 2,310 1,165 1,145 2,925 1,430 1,495
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 0 0 0 15 5 10
        Atikamekw   0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Inuktitut 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 15 10 5
        Ojibway 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 2,305 1,160 1,145 2,885 1,405 1,480
        African languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Afrikaans 0 0 0 5 5 5
        Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Albanian 50 25 25 80 45 35
        Amharic 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Arabic 105 60 40 120 70 50
        Armenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bengali 20 10 10 20 15 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bosnian 10 5 5 15 5 0
        Bulgarian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Burmese 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cantonese 50 25 25 70 35 35
        Chinese, n.o.s. 950 490 460 1,080 510 570
        Creoles 5 5 0 10 5 5
        Croatian 10 5 5 5 0 5
        Czech 0 0 0 15 10 10
        Danish 5 0 0 5 0 5
        Dutch 10 0 10 90 40 50
        Estonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Finnish 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Flemish 0 0 0 5 5 0
        Fukien 5 0 0 0 5 5
        German 15 5 10 80 35 45
        Greek 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Gujarati 5 0 0 0 0 0
        Hakka 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hebrew 5 5 5 5 5 5
        Hindi 15 10 10 15 10 5
        Hungarian 25 10 10 30 15 15
        Ilocano 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Italian 5 5 5 5 5 5
        Japanese 15 10 5 30 15 20
        Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Korean 95 45 50 115 60 60
        Kurdish 0 0 0 5 0 5
        Lao 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Latvian 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Lingala 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Lithuanian 5 0 0 5 0 5
        Macedonian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Malay 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Malayalam 5 0 0 5 0 0
        Maltese 5 0 0 0 0 0
        Mandarin 235 120 120 245 125 125
        Marathi 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Nepali 90 40 50 90 40 50
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Norwegian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Oromo 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 10 5 0 20 10 5
        Pashto 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi) 165 85 75 165 85 80
        Polish 0 0 5 15 5 10
        Portuguese 0 5 5 15 5 5
        Romanian 10 5 5 15 5 10
        Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Russian 70 35 40 70 35 40
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Serbian 10 5 10 15 5 5
        Serbo-Croatian 10 0 5 5 5 0
        Shanghainese 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 20 10 10
        Sindhi 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 25 10 10 30 15 15
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 30 15 15 30 20 15
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Slovak 0 5 0 5 5 0
        Slovenian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Somali 25 10 10 25 15 10
        Spanish 90 40 55 125 60 65
        Swahili 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Swedish 0 0 0 5 0 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 25 10 15 65 25 35
        Taiwanese 5 5 5 5 0 5
        Tamil 5 5 5 5 0 0
        Telugu 15 5 10 25 10 10
        Thai 5 5 0 5 0 5
        Tibetan languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Tigrigna 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Turkish 10 5 5 10 5 0
        Ukrainian 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Urdu 15 5 5 15 5 5
        Vietnamese 30 15 10 30 20 10
        Yiddish 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 5 0 5 25 15 10
  Multiple responses         445 235 210 850 425 420
    English and French 70 40 35 270 110 155
    English and non-official language 350 185 170 545 295 245
    French and non-official language 10 5 5 15 5 10
    English, French and non-official language 15 5 10 20 10 10
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 41,645 19,430 22,220 138,435 66,970 71,465
  None 39,075 18,240 20,840 132,170 64,170 68,000
  Single responses  2,490 1,155 1,335 6,150 2,745 3,405
    English  980 465 515 2,135 1,000 1,130
    French  760 315 440 2,690 1,090 1,600
    Non-official languages  755 370 380 1,325 655 670
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 20 10 10 85 35 45
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Dene  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Mi'kmaq  20 10 10 75 35 40
        Ojibway  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Stoney  0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 700 350 355 1,190 590 600
        African languages, n.i.e 5 5 0 5 0 0
        Afrikaans  0 0 0 10 5 5
        Akan (Twi)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Albanian  5 0 0 15 10 5
        Amharic  5 5 0 5 0 0
        Arabic  100 60 35 110 75 40
        Armenian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 5 5 5 10 5 0
        Bengali  5 5 5 10 5 5
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bisayan languages  0 0 0 0 5 0
        Bosnian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Bulgarian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Burmese  5 10 0 10 10 0
        Cantonese  10 0 5 15 5 5
        Chinese, n.o.s.  65 35 35 80 40 45
        Creoles  5 5 0 5 0 0
        Croatian  5 0 0 5 5 5
        Czech  5 5 5 15 10 5
        Danish  5 0 5 15 5 5
        Dutch  25 15 15 135 70 60
        Estonian  5 5 5 5 0 5
        Finnish  5 0 0 5 0 5
        Flemish  5 0 0 15 5 10
        Fukien  0 0 0 0 0 0
        German  30 15 15 80 40 40
        Greek  5 0 0 5 5 0
        Gujarati  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hakka  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Hebrew  25 15 15 30 15 15
        Hindi  15 5 10 15 10 10
        Hungarian  5 0 0 20 5 15
        Ilocano  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Italian  10 5 5 30 15 10
        Japanese  40 10 30 50 15 35
        Khmer (Cambodian)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Korean  10 5 5 20 10 10
        Kurdish  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Lao  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Latvian  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Lingala  5 0 5 0 0 0
        Lithuanian  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Macedonian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Malay  5 0 0 5 0 0
        Malayalam  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Maltese  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Mandarin  20 10 10 40 15 20
        Marathi  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Nepali  0 0 5 0 0 5
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 15 5 5 15 10 10
        Norwegian  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Oromo  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  10 5 5 15 10 5
        Pashto  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Persian (Farsi)  15 5 5 15 10 10
        Polish  15 10 5 25 10 15
        Portuguese  0 0 0 15 10 10
        Romanian  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Rundi (Kirundi)  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Russian  20 10 10 30 15 15
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Serbian  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Serbo-Croatian  5 5 0 0 5 0
        Shanghainese  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Sign languages, n.i.e 5 5 5 10 5 5
        Sindhi  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  10 5 10 10 5 10
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 5 5 5
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 0 5 0
        Slovak  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Slovenian  0 0 0 5 0 0
        Somali  0 0 5 0 0 0
        Spanish  75 35 40 130 60 70
        Swahili  0 5 0 5 5 0
        Swedish  10 0 0 10 5 5
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  20 5 15 35 5 25
        Taiwanese  10 5 5 10 5 5
        Tamil  15 5 5 15 10 5
        Telugu  10 5 10 15 5 5
        Thai  5 5 5 5 0 0
        Tibetan languages  0 5 0 0 0 0
        Tigrigna  0 0 0 0 0 0
        Turkish  0 5 0 5 0 0
        Ukrainian  5 5 0 10 5 5
        Urdu  15 5 5 15 5 10
        Vietnamese  5 0 5 10 5 5
        Yiddish  0 0 0 0 0 0
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 30 15 20 55 25 25
  Multiple responses          70 30 40 115 60 60
    English and French  25 10 10 25 10 15
    English and non-official language  30 10 20 30 10 20
    French and non-official language  15 10 10 55 30 25
    English, French and non-official language  0 0 0 0 0 0

Symbols

A adjusted figure due to boundary change

Users wishing to compare 2011 Census data with those of other censuses should then take into account that the boundaries of geographic areas may change from one census to another. In order to facilitate comparison, the 2006 Census counts are adjusted as needed to take into account boundary changes between the 2006 and 2011 censuses. The 2006 counts that were adjusted are identified by the letter 'A.' The letter 'A' may also refer to corrections to the 2006 counts; however, most of these are the result of boundary changes. This symbol is also used to identify areas that have been created since 2006, such as newly incorporated municipalities (census subdivisions) and new designated places (DPLs).

E use with caution

After the release of the 2006 or 2011 Census population and dwelling counts, errors are occasionally uncovered in the data. It is not possible to make changes to the 2006 or 2011 Census data presented in these tables.

Refer to the 2006 population and dwelling count amendments or the 2011 population and dwelling count amendments for further information.

X area and data suppression

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.

 excludes census data for one or more incompletely enumerated Indian reserves or Indian settlements

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.')

Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

.. not available for a specific reference period

Data quality index: Data quality index showing a global non response rate higher than or equal to 25% (suppressed). Geographic area suppression lists show areas where data are suppressed.

Incompletely enumerated Indian reserve and Indian settlement: There were 13 Indian reserves and Indian settlements where enumeration was not possible as a result of forest fires in Northern Ontario at the time of census collection. Collection for these communities was done at a later time. While the data are not included in the 2011 Census tabulations, it is expected that separate special tables showing data for these communities will be made available at a later date, subject to data quality evaluation. Refer to a complete list of these geographic areas.

... not applicable

A possible reason for the use of the three dots (...) symbol is:

  • A value that cannot be calculated such as a percentage change where the denominator is zero.

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. Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island (Code 0159) and Prince Edward Island (Code 11) (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 August 24, 2016).

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Footnotes

Footnote 1

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Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2011 Census Profile


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.. not available for a specific reference period

Footnotes

Footnote 1

Some of the data sets are large and require special consideration during processing in order to successfully make use of them.

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Map

Map

Map: Charlottetown (Population Centre), Prince Edward Island

Map: Prince Edward Island

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy

Geographic hierarchy: Charlottetown (Population centre)

Geographic hierarchy: Prince Edward Island (Province)

  • Canada
    • Prince Edward Island (Province)

Note

Note: For more information regarding geographic hierarchies, refer to the Illustrated Glossary: Hierarchy of standard geographic units tutorial.

Related data

Related data

Related data: Charlottetown (Population Centre), Prince Edward Island

2011 Census

  • Additional Census data are not available for this area. Please refer to the 2011 Census Data Products for additional geographies.

2011 National Household Survey (NHS)

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