Census Profile, 2016 Census
Sechelt, District municipality [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Canada [Country]

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Characteristic Sechelt, DM
British Columbia
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 10,216  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 9,291  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 10.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 5,378  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 4,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 261.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 39.02  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,965,588.85  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 10,215 4,790 5,430 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 1,160 570 590 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 385 200 185 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 425 220 205 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 345 150 195 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 5,600 2,645 2,960 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 405 225 185 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 290 150 145 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 380 190 195 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 435 210 235 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 495 225 265 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 465 230 235 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 555 250 300 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 675 310 370 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 865 400 470 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 1,030 460 565 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 3,455 1,570 1,880 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 1,085 490 590 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 850 395 455 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 575 285 295 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 480 215 260 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 465 190 275 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 305 125 180 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 130 55 75 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 30 5 20 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 5 0 0 8,230 1,340 6,890
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 11.4 11.9 10.9 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 54.8 55.2 54.5 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 33.8 32.8 34.6 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 4.6 4.0 5.1 2.2 1.6 2.8
Average age of the population 51.1 50.1 51.9 41.0 40.1 41.9
Median age of the population 56.6 55.7 57.4 41.2 40.2 42.2
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 4,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 3,625  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 90  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 890  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 50  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 255  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 170  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 405  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 255  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 4,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 1,665  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 2,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 550  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 380  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 180  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 10,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Marital status
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by marital status - 100% dataCensus data footnote 9 9,055 4,215 4,845 29,312,160 14,271,280 15,040,885
Married or living common law 5,525 2,755 2,760 16,893,720 8,452,135 8,441,585
Married 4,475 2,230 2,240 13,383,455 6,693,465 6,689,990
Living common law 1,045 525 520 3,510,265 1,758,670 1,751,590
Not married and not living common law 3,530 1,455 2,080 12,418,440 5,819,140 6,599,300
Never married 1,605 860 745 8,254,340 4,444,425 3,809,915
Separated 295 135 155 718,295 309,905 408,400
Divorced 870 305 570 1,816,005 725,535 1,090,470
Widowed 770 160 605 1,629,800 339,280 1,290,525
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 3,085  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 2,145  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,007,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 480  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,107,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 345  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,909,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 110  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 815,170  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 2.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 3,085  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,840,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 2,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 2,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 6,474,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 520  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,753,920  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 385  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 295  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,262,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 95  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 350,465  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 2,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,227,925  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 1,895  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,024,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 800  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,203,615  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 385  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,650,165  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 310  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,783,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 105  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 770,375  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 385  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,612,805  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 250  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 983,485  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 95  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 457,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 40  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 171,655  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 2,290 890 1,395 6,107,260 2,941,395 3,165,865
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 4,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 2,955  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 9,218,225  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 1,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,782,095  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 1,125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5,436,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 65  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 301,715  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 1,840  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,552,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 1,665  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 582,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Sechelt, DM [Census subdivision], British Columbia and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released August 2, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed August 22, 2017).

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