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Characteristic St. Catharines - Niagara
Ontario
(Population centre)
Ontario Data quality note(s)

(Province)
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwelling counts
Population in 2011Census data footnote 1 309,319 ...Data not available ...Data not available 12,851,821  ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population in 2006Census data footnote 1 308,820A  ...Data not available ...Data not available 12,160,282  ...Data not available ...Data not available
2006 to 2011 population change (%) 0.2 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5.7 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 136,501 ...Data not available ...Data not available 5,308,785 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 128,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,887,508 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Population density per square kilometre 816.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 14.1 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Land area (square km) 378.68 ...Data not available ...Data not available 908,607.67 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Age characteristics
Total population by age groupsCensus data footnote 4 309,315 148,575 160,745 12,851,820 6,263,140 6,588,685
0 to 4 years 14,695 7,480 7,210 704,260 360,590 343,670
5 to 9 years 15,265 7,885 7,380 712,755 365,290 347,465
10 to 14 years 16,915 8,625 8,295 763,755 391,630 372,125
15 to 19 years 19,985 10,130 9,860 863,635 443,680 419,950
15 years 3,945 1,985 1,955 168,840 86,700 82,140
16 years 3,925 1,985 1,945 172,840 89,195 83,645
17 years 3,940 1,990 1,945 171,405 88,230 83,170
18 years 3,940 1,995 1,945 173,930 89,225 84,705
19 years 4,240 2,175 2,070 176,620 90,330 86,290
20 to 24 years 20,245 10,255 9,985 852,910 432,490 420,415
25 to 29 years 17,885 8,895 8,990 815,120 400,045 415,075
30 to 34 years 16,785 8,185 8,600 800,365 383,340 417,030
35 to 39 years 17,720 8,570 9,150 844,335 405,845 438,485
40 to 44 years 20,060 9,685 10,375 924,075 447,920 476,155
45 to 49 years 24,040 11,570 12,470 1,055,880 517,510 538,370
50 to 54 years 24,045 11,480 12,560 1,006,140 492,560 513,580
55 to 59 years 22,220 10,540 11,675 864,620 418,755 445,865
60 to 64 years 20,865 9,980 10,885 765,655 370,370 395,275
65 to 69 years 16,335 7,805 8,535 563,485 270,875 292,610
70 to 74 years 13,035 6,025 7,015 440,780 206,350 234,435
75 to 79 years 11,185 4,870 6,315 356,150 161,345 194,805
80 to 84 years 9,355 3,810 5,540 271,510 113,620 157,890
85 years and over 8,680 2,785 5,895 246,400 80,925 165,475
Median age of the populationCensus data footnote 5 43.8 42.2 45.2 40.4 39.4 41.3
% of the population aged 15 and over 84.8 83.9 85.8 83.0 82.2 83.9
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital statusCensus data footnote 6 262,440 124,585 137,860 10,671,050 5,145,630 5,525,420
Married or living with a common-law partner 145,270 72,540 72,730 6,158,605 3,078,940 3,079,665
Married (and not separated) 124,035 61,955 62,080 5,367,400 2,681,320 2,686,075
Living common law 21,230 10,580 10,650 791,210 397,620 393,590
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 117,170 52,045 65,125 4,512,440 2,066,690 2,445,750
Single (never legally married) 69,045 37,035 32,010 2,985,020 1,583,760 1,401,260
Separated 10,065 4,210 5,850 319,805 133,790 186,015
Divorced 17,645 6,925 10,725 593,730 231,160 362,570
Widowed 20,410 3,870 16,540 613,880 117,980 495,905
Family characteristics
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 7 88,365 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,612,200 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 2 persons 46,595 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,686,655 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 3 persons 19,130 ...Data not available ...Data not available 812,960 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 4 persons 16,155 ...Data not available ...Data not available 783,500 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Size of census family: 5 or more persons 6,485 ...Data not available ...Data not available 329,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of census families in private householdsCensus data footnote 8 88,365 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,612,205 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total couple families by family structure and number of children 71,310 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,007,560 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Married couples 60,720 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,612,895 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 29,930 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,090,740 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 30,785 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,522,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 12,125 ...Data not available ...Data not available 559,155 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 13,335 ...Data not available ...Data not available 676,880 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 5,330 ...Data not available ...Data not available 286,110 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Common-law couples 10,590 ...Data not available ...Data not available 394,670 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children at home 6,135 ...Data not available ...Data not available 236,010 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children at home 4,460 ...Data not available ...Data not available 158,660 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 2,210 ...Data not available ...Data not available 77,160 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 1,505 ...Data not available ...Data not available 55,605 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 750 ...Data not available ...Data not available 25,890 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent and number of children 17,055 ...Data not available ...Data not available 604,645 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Female parent 13,800 ...Data not available ...Data not available 486,470 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 8,285 ...Data not available ...Data not available 282,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 3,990 ...Data not available ...Data not available 145,375 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 1,520 ...Data not available ...Data not available 59,015 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Male parent 3,255 ...Data not available ...Data not available 118,175 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 child 2,245 ...Data not available ...Data not available 77,820 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 children 800 ...Data not available ...Data not available 31,265 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 or more children 215 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total children in census families in private households 89,980 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,083,925 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Under six years of age 17,580 ...Data not available ...Data not available 839,960 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 to 14 years 28,870 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,323,750 ...Data not available ...Data not available
15 to 17 years 11,350 ...Data not available ...Data not available 496,005 ...Data not available ...Data not available
18 to 24 years 19,915 ...Data not available ...Data not available 888,985 ...Data not available ...Data not available
25 years and over 12,260 ...Data not available ...Data not available 535,230 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of children at home per census family 1.0 ...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 303,245 146,160 157,085 12,655,130 6,179,005 6,476,125
Number of persons not in census families 53,590 23,655 29,930 1,951,440 889,600 1,061,845
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 5,970 2,445 3,530 295,100 113,180 181,925
Living with non-relatives only 10,455 5,820 4,640 425,360 233,900 191,465
Living alone 37,160 15,395 21,760 1,230,980 542,525 688,455
Number of census family persons 249,655 122,500 127,155 10,703,690 5,289,410 5,414,280
Average number of persons per census family 2.8 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3.0 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of persons aged 65 years and over in private households 54,355 24,075 30,285 1,752,725 796,110 956,615
Number of persons not in census families aged 65 years and over 18,625 5,105 13,525 563,605 155,405 408,200
Living with relativesCensus data footnote 9 2,065 485 1,575 105,130 22,345 82,785
Living with non-relatives only 930 460 465 30,835 14,715 16,125
Living alone 15,635 4,155 11,480 427,640 118,350 309,290
Number of census family persons aged 65 years and over 35,730 18,970 16,760 1,189,120 640,705 548,415
Total number of private households by household typeCensus data footnote 10 128,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,887,510 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Census-family households 86,550 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,475,030 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family-only householdsCensus data footnote 11 79,575 ...Data not available ...Data not available 3,103,515 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 12 65,835 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,642,680 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 33,345 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,171,505 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 32,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,471,175 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 13,740 ...Data not available ...Data not available 460,840 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other family householdsCensus data footnote 13 6,980 ...Data not available ...Data not available 371,515 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-family households with persons not in a census family 5,210 ...Data not available ...Data not available 242,850 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Couple-family householdsCensus data footnote 14 3,145 ...Data not available ...Data not available 167,865 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Without children 1,345 ...Data not available ...Data not available 52,945 ...Data not available ...Data not available
With children 1,805 ...Data not available ...Data not available 114,920 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Lone-parent-family households 2,070 ...Data not available ...Data not available 74,985 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-family households 1,765 ...Data not available ...Data not available 128,660 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Non-census-family households 41,745 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,412,480 ...Data not available ...Data not available
One-person households 37,160 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,230,980 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Two-or-more-person households 4,585 ...Data not available ...Data not available 181,500 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwellingCensus data footnote 15 128,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,887,505 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Single-detached house 82,085 ...Data not available ...Data not available 2,718,880 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has five or more storeys 8,920 ...Data not available ...Data not available 789,970 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 16 250 ...Data not available ...Data not available 15,800 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other dwellingCensus data footnote 17 37,045 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,362,860 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Semi-detached house 7,490 ...Data not available ...Data not available 279,470 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Row house 7,675 ...Data not available ...Data not available 415,225 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, duplex 5,005 ...Data not available ...Data not available 160,460 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Apartment, building that has fewer than five storeys 16,475 ...Data not available ...Data not available 498,160 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Other single-attached house 400 ...Data not available ...Data not available 9,540 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Total number of private households by household sizeCensus data footnote 18 128,295 ...Data not available ...Data not available 4,887,505 ...Data not available ...Data not available
1 person 37,160 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,230,975 ...Data not available ...Data not available
2 persons 45,505 ...Data not available ...Data not available 1,584,415 ...Data not available ...Data not available
3 persons 19,905 ...Data not available ...Data not available 803,030 ...Data not available ...Data not available
4 persons 17,000 ...Data not available ...Data not available 783,925 ...Data not available ...Data not available
5 persons 6,150 ...Data not available ...Data not available 310,860 ...Data not available ...Data not available
6 or more persons 2,575 ...Data not available ...Data not available 174,305 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Number of persons in private households 303,245 ...Data not available ...Data not available 12,655,135 ...Data not available ...Data not available
Average number of persons in private households 2.4 ...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 19 304,785 146,875 157,905 12,722,060 6,210,335 6,511,730
  Single responses  300,425 144,865 155,560 12,434,770 6,071,955 6,362,815
    English  244,855 118,840 126,015 8,677,040 4,276,970 4,400,065
    French  11,295 5,225 6,070 493,300 232,785 260,510
    Non-official languages  44,275 20,800 23,480 3,264,435 1,562,190 1,702,240
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 40 15 25 15,625 7,315 8,305
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  15 5 15 3,930 1,835 2,095
        Dene  0 0 0 20 5 10
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 5 5 5
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 300 85 215
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0 70 20 45
        Ojibway  25 10 15 8,255 3,925 4,330
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 3,030 1,440 1,590
        Stoney  0 0 0 5 0 0
Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 43,885 20,615 23,270 3,222,400 1,542,155 1,680,245
        African languages, n.i.e 30 20 15 3,080 1,585 1,495
        Afrikaans  75 40 35 2,060 1,030 1,030
        Akan (Twi)  30 20 15 9,680 4,565 5,115
        Albanian  115 45 65 17,440 8,870 8,565
        Amharic  25 15 10 9,190 4,295 4,895
        Arabic  1,885 1,005 880 133,390 69,890 63,500
        Armenian  210 100 110 13,070 6,330 6,740
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 40 20 20 3,040 1,445 1,595
        Bengali  130 65 65 38,685 19,745 18,935
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 120 70 60
        Bisayan languages  60 15 40 6,380 2,395 3,985
        Bosnian  155 75 80 6,140 3,045 3,095
        Bulgarian  265 135 130 9,015 4,390 4,625
        Burmese  5 5 0 1,400 685 715
        Cantonese  530 250 280 186,870 87,020 99,850
        Chinese, n.o.s.  1,480 710 765 195,120 92,170 102,950
        Creoles  120 60 55 9,650 4,355 5,295
        Croatian  790 375 415 33,830 16,505 17,320
        Czech  240 125 120 12,115 5,675 6,440
        Danish  130 55 80 4,745 2,230 2,515
        Dutch  2,150 1,010 1,150 58,135 28,150 29,985
        Estonian  80 40 40 5,025 2,170 2,850
        Finnish  135 60 70 11,350 4,905 6,450
        Flemish  40 20 25 2,710 1,180 1,530
        Fukien  0 0 0 3,410 1,620 1,795
        German  4,095 1,830 2,265 140,315 65,815 74,500
        Greek  515 270 250 56,890 28,455 28,435
        Gujarati  420 225 195 68,105 34,110 33,995
        Hakka  5 5 5 3,535 1,685 1,850
        Hebrew  50 30 20 11,415 6,085 5,330
        Hindi  255 140 115 47,645 23,880 23,765
        Hungarian  1,620 745 870 41,010 19,455 21,555
        Ilocano  60 20 45 8,050 2,990 5,060
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 30 15 15 2,845 1,520 1,330
        Italian  9,915 4,825 5,090 251,330 123,830 127,505
        Japanese  255 80 170 12,215 4,415 7,800
        Khmer (Cambodian)  155 70 85 7,210 3,345 3,860
        Korean  720 340 385 64,080 30,065 34,015
        Kurdish  185 80 100 5,760 3,100 2,660
        Lao  240 125 115 5,350 2,620 2,730
        Latvian  90 30 55 4,640 1,970 2,670
        Lingala  5 0 0 755 325 430
        Lithuanian  105 50 55 5,600 2,375 3,230
        Macedonian  60 25 35 16,305 7,930 8,370
        Malay  30 5 15 5,305 2,395 2,910
        Malayalam  105 65 45 10,745 5,460 5,285
        Maltese  80 45 30 5,830 2,930 2,905
        Mandarin  500 240 260 118,390 55,825 62,565
        Marathi  35 15 20 4,155 2,135 2,025
        Nepali  25 10 10 3,640 1,850 1,795
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 50 30 25 5,780 2,925 2,860
        Norwegian  25 10 10 1,060 465 595
        Oromo  10 0 5 1,770 890 875
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  295 145 150 173,975 88,090 85,885
        Pashto  35 20 20 8,165 4,200 3,965
        Persian (Farsi)  300 155 150 98,905 50,110 48,790
        Polish  3,105 1,325 1,785 128,440 58,835 69,600
        Portuguese  400 180 225 147,725 71,605 76,125
        Romanian  265 140 135 41,980 19,835 22,140
        Rundi (Kirundi)  15 10 5 1,035 455 580
        Russian  710 305 405 93,080 42,590 50,490
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  15 5 5 1,120 450 670
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 15 5 10 14,930 7,345 7,590
        Serbian  1,290 650 640 41,910 20,750 21,165
        Serbo-Croatian  90 45 45 5,250 2,565 2,685
        Shanghainese  10 5 5 1,410 585 830
        Sign languages, n.i.e 40 15 25 1,580 835 745
        Sindhi  35 20 15 6,530 3,055 3,475
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  65 35 30 9,335 4,555 4,780
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 1,780 900 875
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 55 30 30 2,005 1,000 1,005
        Slovak  390 165 225 10,250 4,665 5,585
        Slovenian  270 120 155 7,505 3,475 4,030
        Somali  125 65 55 22,685 9,750 12,930
        Spanish  3,420 1,615 1,800 178,335 85,410 92,915
        Swahili  95 40 50 4,745 2,255 2,490
        Swedish  55 20 40 2,505 1,060 1,440
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  1,175 420 760 140,805 53,595 87,210
        Taiwanese  15 5 10 3,020 1,390 1,625
        Tamil  100 40 60 111,060 54,760 56,300
        Telugu  35 15 20 6,730 3,525 3,205
        Thai  55 25 30 2,915 995 1,915
        Tibetan languages  5 5 5 3,965 2,005 1,960
        Tigrigna  35 20 15 5,560 2,605 2,955
        Turkish  260 140 120 16,615 8,755 7,865
        Ukrainian  1,565 650 915 41,455 18,275 23,185
        Urdu  600 310 285 128,730 65,470 63,260
        Vietnamese  570 275 300 65,915 30,920 34,990
        Yiddish  10 10 5 5,105 2,350 2,760
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 350 165 180 26,410 12,725 13,690
  Multiple responses          4,360 2,010 2,345 287,290 138,385 148,910
    English and French  1,175 550 625 46,605 21,805 24,795
    English and non-official language  2,925 1,345 1,585 219,425 106,790 112,635
    French and non-official language  180 80 100 13,645 6,285 7,365
    English, French and non-official language 80 45 35 7,615 3,495 4,115
Knowledge of official languages
Knowledge of official languages - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 304,780 146,880 157,905 12,722,060 6,210,335 6,511,730
  English only 276,955 134,755 142,205 10,984,360 5,445,050 5,539,310
  French only 455 170 285 42,980 18,805 24,175
  English and French 25,130 11,120 14,005 1,395,805 627,725 768,085
  Neither English nor French 2,245 830 1,415 298,920 118,765 180,155
First official language spoken
First official language spoken - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 304,780 146,875 157,905 12,722,065 6,210,340 6,511,730
  English 291,010 140,705 150,305 11,844,580 5,819,520 6,025,055
  French 10,720 4,960 5,760 500,270 235,620 264,655
  English and French 880 420 465 84,230 39,330 44,895
  Neither English nor French 2,170 795 1,370 292,980 115,860 177,115
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 23 11,160 5,165 5,990 542,390 255,285 287,100
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 23 3.7 3.5 3.8 4.3 4.1 4.4
Detailed language spoken most often at home
Detailed language spoken most often at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 304,780 146,875 157,905 12,722,065 6,210,340 6,511,730
  Single responses 297,970 143,690 154,285 12,156,790 5,936,965 6,219,825
    English 276,550 133,870 142,680 10,044,810 4,930,610 5,114,200
    French 3,660 1,600 2,060 284,115 133,495 150,620
    Non-official languages 17,765 8,225 9,540 1,827,870 872,860 955,010
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 5 5 0 5,935 3,000 2,930
        Atikamekw   0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s. 5 0 0 1,920 950 970
        Dene 0 0 0 0 0 0
        Innu/Montagnais 0 0 0 5 0 0
        Inuktitut 5 0 0 80 20 60
        Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 10 5 5
        Ojibway 5 0 0 2,855 1,510 1,345
        Oji-Cree 0 0 0 1,065 505 555
        Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 17,680 8,180 9,500 1,811,985 864,990 946,995
        African languages, n.i.e. 15 10 5 1,405 675 730
        Afrikaans 45 20 20 775 385 390
        Akan (Twi) 10 5 5 5,305 2,390 2,915
        Albanian 85 35 45 10,055 5,075 4,980
        Amharic 5 5 0 5,280 2,400 2,880
        Arabic 1,225 585 630 76,410 38,095 38,315
        Armenian 90 45 50 7,375 3,435 3,940
        Bantu languages, n.i.e. 15 5 10 885 420 465
        Bengali 75 35 45 26,895 13,495 13,405
        Berber languages (Kabyle) 0 0 0 40 20 20
        Bisayan languages 15 10 5 2,045 895 1,150
        Bosnian 105 55 50 3,525 1,765 1,760
        Bulgarian 165 85 80 5,165 2,535 2,630
        Burmese 5 5 5 885 425 460
        Cantonese 340 170 165 147,795 68,295 79,500
        Chinese, n.o.s. 1,080 525 555 135,665 64,765 70,895
        Creoles 45 20 25 4,720 2,120 2,600
        Croatian 245 110 140 13,185 6,320 6,865
        Czech 70 35 35 4,325 2,055 2,265
        Danish 10 5 5 335 170 170
        Dutch 100 45 55 5,395 2,535 2,855
        Estonian 10 5 5 1,260 475 785
        Finnish 30 15 15 2,280 1,005 1,270
        Flemish 5 0 0 230 105 130
        Fukien 0 0 0 1,045 495 550
        German 625 270 355 39,180 18,925 20,255
        Greek 170 90 85 23,590 11,185 12,405
        Gujarati 245 120 130 42,445 20,860 21,585
        Hakka 0 0 0 1,595 740 855
        Hebrew 35 25 15 5,240 2,630 2,610
        Hindi 115 65 50 24,650 12,200 12,450
        Hungarian 410 185 225 15,440 7,260 8,175
        Ilocano 15 10 10 2,920 1,170 1,745
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 10 10 5 1,175 590 590
        Italian 3,245 1,345 1,905 88,835 39,140 49,695
        Japanese 110 50 60 5,765 2,535 3,235
        Khmer (Cambodian) 90 40 50 4,065 1,860 2,205
        Korean 550 265 285 47,245 22,575 24,675
        Kurdish 135 60 75 3,580 1,835 1,745
        Lao 130 60 70 2,855 1,445 1,410
        Latvian 15 5 5 1,270 535 730
        Lingala 0 0 0 240 95 140
        Lithuanian 20 10 5 1,780 765 1,015
        Macedonian 20 10 10 7,290 3,495 3,795
        Malay 10 5 5 1,925 920 1,005
        Malayalam 45 25 20 5,315 2,665 2,645
        Maltese 15 10 5 1,295 625 670
        Mandarin 350 175 180 96,610 46,980 49,630
        Marathi 15 10 10 1,980 1,015 965
        Nepali 10 10 5 2,480 1,260 1,220
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 10 5 5 1,830 870 960
        Norwegian 0 0 0 120 50 75
        Oromo 5 0 0 1,040 490 545
        Panjabi (Punjabi) 135 65 70 124,100 62,105 61,995
        Pashto 20 10 10 5,765 2,875 2,890
        Persian (Farsi) 165 80 85 69,200 33,860 35,335
        Polish 1,255 560 690 60,730 28,490 32,240
        Portuguese 125 55 75 70,210 33,690 36,520
        Romanian 125 55 65 22,845 10,960 11,880
        Rundi (Kirundi) 10 5 0 375 180 195
        Russian 400 190 215 64,425 30,385 34,045
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda) 5 5 5 395 165 230
        Semitic languages, n.i.e. 15 10 5 10,360 4,980 5,375
        Serbian 800 390 415 26,000 12,665 13,335
        Serbo-Croatian 30 20 15 2,500 1,220 1,285
        Shanghainese 10 5 5 660 300 365
        Sign languages, n.i.e. 65 35 25 2,650 1,535 1,115
        Sindhi 10 5 5 2,835 1,265 1,565
        Sinhala (Sinhalese) 30 15 15 4,480 2,195 2,280
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 1,410 710 695
        Slavic languages, n.i.e. 15 10 15 565 265 300
        Slovak 60 30 35 3,185 1,485 1,700
        Slovenian 60 30 30 1,815 830 990
        Somali 80 40 40 15,450 6,520 8,935
        Spanish 2,135 1,010 1,130 106,735 51,645 55,085
        Swahili 40 20 20 2,025 940 1,080
        Swedish 5 0 5 410 200 210
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 455 200 255 65,225 27,135 38,095
        Taiwanese 5 5 5 1,495 710 785
        Tamil 55 25 35 83,645 40,665 42,980
        Telugu 15 10 5 3,820 1,955 1,870
        Thai 20 10 10 1,320 650 675
        Tibetan languages 15 5 5 3,200 1,615 1,585
        Tigrigna 10 10 5 3,075 1,390 1,680
        Turkish 170 90 85 10,395 5,265 5,135
        Ukrainian 385 150 235 15,240 6,810 8,425
        Urdu 330 170 155 83,520 41,750 41,770
        Vietnamese 415 200 215 47,355 22,240 25,120
        Yiddish 5 5 5 530 260 275
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 75 35 35 9,950 4,865 5,085
  Multiple responses         6,805 3,185 3,620 565,270 273,370 291,895
    English and French 825 360 460 37,955 17,250 20,705
    English and non-official language 5,820 2,755 3,065 509,105 248,050 261,055
    French and non-official language 45 15 30 6,370 2,855 3,520
    English, French and non-official language 115 45 65 11,845 5,225 6,620
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home
Detailed other language spoken regularly at home - Total population excluding institutional residentsCensus data footnote 19 304,780 146,880 157,905 12,722,060 6,210,335 6,511,725
  None 274,730 133,065 141,665 10,611,255 5,199,975 5,411,280
  Single responses  29,480 13,535 15,950 2,066,620 989,785 1,076,835
    English  9,365 4,410 4,960 848,410 416,070 432,340
    French  5,575 2,405 3,175 227,040 101,685 125,355
    Non-official languages  14,535 6,720 7,820 991,165 472,030 519,140
      Selected Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 20 30 15 15 10,750 4,985 5,770
        Atikamekw    0 0 0 0 0 0
        Cree, n.o.s.  20 5 10 2,120 980 1,140
        Dene  0 0 0 15 10 10
        Innu/Montagnais  0 0 0 5 0 5
        Inuktitut  0 0 0 220 85 135
        Mi'kmaq  0 0 0 50 20 30
        Ojibway  15 5 5 6,505 3,030 3,470
        Oji-Cree  0 0 0 1,840 870 970
        Stoney  0 0 0 0 0 0
      Selected non-Aboriginal languagesCensus data footnote 21 14,245 6,585 7,660 966,445 460,560 505,885
        African languages, n.i.e 15 10 5 1,340 675 665
        Afrikaans  20 10 10 1,285 630 660
        Akan (Twi)  35 25 10 4,585 2,195 2,390
        Albanian  15 10 10 4,625 2,315 2,310
        Amharic  20 10 10 3,085 1,430 1,655
        Arabic  595 330 260 45,670 24,305 21,360
        Armenian  65 30 35 3,700 1,785 1,910
        Bantu languages, n.i.e 15 5 5 1,490 675 810
        Bengali  30 20 15 8,115 4,155 3,960
        Berber languages (Kabyle)  0 0 0 50 25 20
        Bisayan languages  15 5 5 1,600 585 1,010
        Bosnian  35 15 20 1,790 875 915
        Bulgarian  80 35 40 2,240 1,050 1,185
        Burmese  0 0 0 405 200 205
        Cantonese  135 65 70 41,885 19,995 21,890
        Chinese, n.o.s.  295 130 165 35,080 16,715 18,365
        Creoles  95 40 60 7,720 3,355 4,370
        Croatian  305 135 165 13,060 6,290 6,770
        Czech  80 40 45 3,765 1,645 2,115
        Danish  45 15 30 1,690 740 950
        Dutch  665 280 385 18,365 8,275 10,095
        Estonian  20 15 10 1,850 785 1,065
        Finnish  25 15 15 3,725 1,530 2,195
        Flemish  10 0 10 590 230 355
        Fukien  0 0 0 1,440 695 750
        German  1,240 535 700 44,850 20,385 24,470
        Greek  290 150 145 29,400 14,815 14,580
        Gujarati  110 65 45 17,855 8,935 8,915
        Hakka  0 0 0 1,010 480 530
        Hebrew  20 10 10 8,795 4,415 4,380
        Hindi  175 95 80 31,720 16,115 15,605
        Hungarian  480 215 260 11,610 5,225 6,380
        Ilocano  20 5 10 2,215 830 1,385
        Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 1,050 550 505
        Italian  3,680 1,800 1,875 100,275 49,240 51,035
        Japanese  135 40 95 5,765 2,425 3,350
        Khmer (Cambodian)  55 25 30 2,105 985 1,120
        Korean  135 60 75 11,915 5,615 6,300
        Kurdish  15 10 5 1,355 730 625
        Lao  55 30 30 1,600 815 785
        Latvian  25 10 15 1,525 620 900
        Lingala  5 0 5 1,220 505 715
        Lithuanian  20 5 10 1,685 675 1,010
        Macedonian  15 10 10 5,710 2,780 2,930
        Malay  10 5 10 2,010 875 1,135
        Malayalam  30 20 10 4,210 2,120 2,085
        Maltese  25 15 15 2,270 1,045 1,225
        Mandarin  125 60 70 22,435 10,105 12,330
        Marathi  0 0 0 1,255 620 640
        Nepali  5 5 5 655 325 335
        Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e 55 30 30 4,890 2,350 2,540
        Norwegian  10 0 5 475 205 265
        Oromo  0 0 0 450 235 225
        Panjabi (Punjabi)  115 50 60 36,175 18,600 17,575
        Pashto  10 5 10 1,565 845 715
        Persian (Farsi)  85 35 50 19,325 10,130 9,195
        Polish  870 365 505 36,540 16,475 20,070
        Portuguese  180 70 110 56,065 27,195 28,865
        Romanian  90 40 50 11,640 5,370 6,265
        Rundi (Kirundi)  5 0 0 535 225 310
        Russian  215 85 130 20,915 9,535 11,380
        Rwanda (Kinyarwanda)  5 0 5 555 220 335
        Semitic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 3,145 1,560 1,585
        Serbian  350 185 165 11,025 5,500 5,525
        Serbo-Croatian  15 10 5 1,355 675 675
        Shanghainese  0 0 0 460 185 275
        Sign languages, n.i.e 70 30 40 1,530 620 905
        Sindhi  20 10 5 2,660 1,255 1,410
        Sinhala (Sinhalese)  35 20 15 4,160 2,055 2,105
        Sino-Tibetan languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 175 85 95
        Slavic languages, n.i.e 15 5 10 570 280 295
        Slovak  110 45 60 2,965 1,305 1,665
        Slovenian  95 35 60 2,445 1,075 1,370
        Somali  35 15 15 7,410 3,415 4,000
        Spanish  1,155 550 600 64,810 31,120 33,695
        Swahili  50 30 25 3,240 1,485 1,755
        Swedish  25 10 15 1,240 520 720
        Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino)  445 135 310 48,070 17,385 30,690
        Taiwanese  5 0 0 1,050 480 570
        Tamil  35 15 20 23,860 11,970 11,885
        Telugu  5 0 5 1,730 910 820
        Thai  25 5 20 1,120 375 745
        Tibetan languages  0 0 0 445 235 210
        Tigrigna  10 5 5 1,945 930 1,015
        Turkish  70 40 30 4,610 2,460 2,150
        Ukrainian  445 195 250 12,170 5,285 6,880
        Urdu  185 90 95 34,535 17,635 16,895
        Vietnamese  120 65 60 15,425 7,320 8,105
        Yiddish  0 0 0 1,540 660 875
      Other languagesCensus data footnote 22 260 125 140 13,970 6,485 7,490
  Multiple responses          570 280 290 44,190 20,580 23,610
    English and French  85 50 35 6,970 3,210 3,760
    English and non-official language  135 70 70 15,600 7,690 7,910
    French and non-official language  345 160 190 21,270 9,505 11,765
    English, French and non-official language  0 5 5 350 170 180

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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.

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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.

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How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2012. St. Catharines - Niagara, Ontario (Code 0788) and Ontario (Code 35) (table). Census Profile. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012.
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