Census Profile, 2016 Census
Armstrong [Population centre], British Columbia and British Columbia [Province]

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Characteristic Armstrong
British Columbia
[Population centre]
British Columbia

[Province]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 5,114  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,648,055  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 4,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,400,057  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 5.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 2,143  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,063,417  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 2,132  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,969  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 979.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 5.22  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 922,503.01  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 5,115 2,395 2,725 4,648,055 2,278,245 2,369,815
0 to 14 years 795 395 405 691,390 355,400 335,985
0 to 4 years 250 125 125 220,625 113,355 107,275
5 to 9 years 285 140 145 236,900 122,070 114,830
10 to 14 years 260 130 135 233,860 119,975 113,885
15 to 64 years 2,995 1,400 1,595 3,107,680 1,527,280 1,580,400
15 to 19 years 270 145 125 258,980 133,000 125,985
20 to 24 years 205 85 120 287,560 147,615 139,945
25 to 29 years 235 120 115 303,000 151,585 151,415
30 to 34 years 300 150 155 313,750 155,035 158,715
35 to 39 years 265 140 125 293,590 143,070 150,520
40 to 44 years 270 120 150 295,045 141,930 153,115
45 to 49 years 295 140 165 322,365 155,325 167,040
50 to 54 years 365 165 205 354,375 172,065 182,310
55 to 59 years 385 175 210 354,925 171,210 183,715
60 to 64 years 395 165 235 324,095 156,450 167,645
65 years and over 1,320 595 725 848,985 395,560 453,425
65 to 69 years 365 170 195 287,520 139,490 148,035
70 to 74 years 285 140 140 201,785 97,675 104,110
75 to 79 years 245 95 150 145,225 68,715 76,510
80 to 84 years 180 85 95 105,255 48,645 56,610
85 years and over 245 100 145 109,190 41,035 68,155
85 to 89 years 145 55 90 67,510 27,930 39,575
90 to 94 years 80 30 45 31,815 10,615 21,205
95 to 99 years 20 10 10 8,545 2,215 6,330
100 years and over 0 0 0 1,325 275 1,050
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 15.5 16.5 14.9 14.9 15.6 14.2
15 to 64 years 58.6 58.5 58.5 66.9 67.0 66.7
65 years and over 25.8 24.8 26.6 18.3 17.4 19.1
85 years and over 4.8 4.2 5.3 2.3 1.8 2.9
Average age of the population 45.9 44.7 46.9 42.3 41.5 43.1
Median age of the population 48.7 46.2 50.2 43.0 41.9 44.0
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 2,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,970  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 1,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 830,660  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 177,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 635  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 824,190  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 57,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 147,830  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 60  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 230,075  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 260  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 385,140  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 10  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 49,290  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 2,130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,970  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 541,910  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 840  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 663,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 320  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 277,690  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 270  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 243,125  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 155,470  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 4,930  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,560,240  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.3  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 4,320 2,000 2,320 3,956,665 1,922,840 2,033,825
Married or living common law 2,590 1,295 1,295 2,297,325 1,146,175 1,151,150
Married 2,155 1,075 1,075 1,925,345 959,690 965,645
Living common law 435 215 220 371,985 186,485 185,505
Not married and not living common law 1,725 705 1,025 1,659,335 776,660 882,675
Never married 835 435 400 1,076,085 582,975 493,110
Separated 185 75 115 105,700 45,225 60,475
Divorced 360 120 240 263,870 103,475 160,395
Widowed 345 75 270 213,685 44,990 168,700
Family characteristics
Total - Census families in private households by family size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 10 1,500  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,311,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 875  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 703,685  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 310  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 275,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 230  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 243,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 90  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 87,730  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average size of census families 2.7  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total number of census families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 11 1,505  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,311,345  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total couple families 1,270  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,113,405  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Married couples 1,055  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 927,440  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Common-law couples 215  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 185,960  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total lone-parent families by sex of parent 235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 197,940  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Female parent 180  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 155,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Male parent 50  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 42,265  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Couple census families in private households - 100% data 1,270  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,113,400  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples without children 740  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 577,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Couples with children 530  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 535,610  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 221,065  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 230,705  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 85  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 83,840  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Lone-parent census families in private households - 100% data 235  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 197,940  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 child 140  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 125,890  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 children 75  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 54,900  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 or more children 20  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17,145  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 855 350 510 882,895 418,495 464,405
Total - Private households by household type - 100% dataCensus data footnote 12 2,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,970  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-census-family households 1,430  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,195,735  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Without children in a census familyCensus data footnote 13 710  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 527,700  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
With children in a census familyCensus data footnote 14 725  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 668,035  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Multiple-census-family households 35  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 55,620  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Non-census-family households 665  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 630,620  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
One-person households 590  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 541,915  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Two-or-more person non-census-family households 75  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 88,705  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Armstrong [Population centre], British Columbia and British Columbia [Province] (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 17, 2017).

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