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

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Characteristic Armstrong
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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 ...
Total - Persons not in census families in private households - 100% data 855 350 510 882,895 418,495 464,405
Household type
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 ...
Knowledge of official languagesThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Knowledge of official languages for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 15 5,000 2,350 2,650 4,598,415 2,255,395 2,343,015
English only 4,830 2,280 2,550 4,127,770 2,050,130 2,077,645
French only 0 0 0 1,810 820 985
English and French 160 65 95 314,925 140,650 174,275
Neither English nor French 10 5 5 153,910 63,795 90,115
First official language spokenThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - First official language spoken for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 16 5,005 2,355 2,650 4,598,415 2,255,395 2,343,020
English 4,930 2,320 2,610 4,373,330 2,156,680 2,216,655
French 60 30 35 55,325 27,680 27,640
English and French 0 0 0 18,000 8,315 9,685
Neither English nor French 10 5 5 151,760 62,720 89,040
Official language minority (number)Census data footnote 17 60 25 35 64,325 31,840 32,480
Official language minority (percentage)Census data footnote 17 1.2 1.1 1.3 1.4 1.4 1.4
Mother tongueThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Mother tongue for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 18 5,005 2,355 2,650 4,598,415 2,255,400 2,343,015
Single responses 4,980 2,340 2,635 4,494,995 2,205,775 2,289,220
Official languages 4,715 2,220 2,490 3,227,535 1,614,375 1,613,160
English 4,645 2,195 2,455 3,170,110 1,585,760 1,584,355
French 70 25 40 57,425 28,615 28,810
Non-official languages 270 125 145 1,267,460 591,400 676,060
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 8,435 3,940 4,490
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 1,050 445 605
Blackfoot 0 0 0 40 5 35
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 840 375 465
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 5 5 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 10 0 10
Plains Cree 0 0 0 150 60 85
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 25 15 10
Woods Cree 0 0 0 60 25 35
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 585 270 320
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 10 5 10
Malecite 0 0 0 5 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 10 5 5
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 155 55 105
Algonquin 0 0 0 5 5 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 135 50 90
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 10 0 10
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 5 0 5
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 2,310 1,045 1,260
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 2,295 1,045 1,250
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 110 55 55
Beaver 0 0 0 160 75 85
Carrier 0 0 0 1,005 460 550
Chilcotin 0 0 0 650 295 355
Dene 0 0 0 90 35 50
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 15 5 10
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 5
Sekani 0 0 0 85 40 45
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 75 30 45
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 5 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 20 5 15
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 50 25 30
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 105 45 50
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 15 10 5
Tahltan 0 0 0 90 40 50
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 5 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 5 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 10
Haida 0 0 0 70 30 40
Inuit languages 0 0 0 80 30 55
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 10 0 10
Inuktitut 0 0 0 50 20 30
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 10 10
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 15 10 5
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 10 5 5
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 100 55 50
Michif 0 0 0 35 20 10
Salish languages 0 0 5 2,270 1,115 1,155
Comox 0 0 0 80 45 40
Halkomelem 0 0 0 475 230 245
Lillooet 0 0 0 315 155 160
Okanagan 0 0 0 270 135 135
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 435 220 215
Squamish 0 0 0 35 20 20
Straits 0 0 0 80 40 40
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 330 150 185
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 250 130 120
Siouan languages 0 0 0 45 25 20
Dakota 0 0 0 30 15 20
Stoney 0 0 0 0 0 5
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 30 15 15
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 1,460 715 740
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 875 435 445
Nisga'a 0 0 0 385 195 190
Tsimshian 0 0 0 195 90 110
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 795 365 435
Haisla 0 0 0 90 40 55
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 100 45 55
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 320 140 180
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 275 135 140
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 10 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 190 80 110
Non-Aboriginal languages 265 125 145 1,259,025 587,455 671,570
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 0 5 24,870 13,405 11,465
Berber languages 0 0 0 115 75 45
Kabyle 0 0 0 40 30 15
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 80 45 30
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 1,505 765 740
Bilen 0 0 0 5 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 205 115 95
Somali 0 0 0 1,270 640 640
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 10 15
Semitic languages 5 0 5 23,195 12,540 10,655
Amharic 0 0 0 1,370 670 700
Arabic 5 0 5 17,480 9,595 7,890
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 650 315 330
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 440 245 200
Harari 0 0 0 20 5 15
Hebrew 0 0 0 2,065 1,125 940
Maltese 0 0 0 215 100 115
Tigrigna 0 0 0 805 395 405
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 150 80 65
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 55 30 25
Austro-Asiatic languages 0 5 0 28,740 13,170 15,575
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 1,560 710 850
Vietnamese 5 0 0 27,150 12,440 14,710
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 30 15 15
Austronesian languages 10 0 5 96,535 38,765 57,770
Bikol 0 0 0 375 165 215
Cebuano 0 0 0 4,065 1,565 2,505
Fijian 0 0 0 470 240 230
Hiligaynon 0 0 5 1,470 550 920
Ilocano 5 0 0 5,240 2,055 3,190
Malagasy 0 0 0 20 10 15
Malay 0 0 0 3,895 1,675 2,220
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 700 320 380
Pangasinan 0 0 0 295 130 170
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 5 0 5 78,770 31,550 47,220
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 215 85 135
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 1,015 435 580
Creole languages 0 0 0 840 440 400
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 35 20 15
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 500 255 245
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 305 155 145
Dravidian languages 0 0 0 7,500 3,995 3,510
Kannada 0 0 0 280 150 135
Malayalam 0 0 0 2,385 1,260 1,130
Tamil 0 0 0 3,615 1,875 1,740
Telugu 0 0 0 1,175 695 480
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 45 20 25
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 140 75 70
Indo-European languages 215 100 115 588,175 286,135 302,035
Albanian 0 0 0 1,465 765 705
Armenian 0 0 0 1,195 600 600
Balto-Slavic languages 35 15 20 83,110 38,595 44,515
Baltic languages 0 0 0 1,070 485 585
Latvian 0 0 0 565 255 300
Lithuanian 0 0 0 505 225 280
Slavic languages 30 15 15 82,040 38,110 43,930
Belarusan 0 0 0 95 45 50
Bosnian 0 0 0 1,360 675 685
Bulgarian 0 0 0 2,025 955 1,070
Croatian 5 0 0 7,475 3,655 3,820
Czech 5 5 5 5,920 2,850 3,070
Macedonian 0 0 0 325 160 165
Polish 0 0 0 16,910 7,875 9,035
Russian 10 5 5 25,955 11,640 14,310
Serbian 5 0 0 7,045 3,600 3,450
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 1,395 670 725
Slovak 0 0 0 3,400 1,525 1,870
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0 1,160 545 615
Ukrainian 10 0 5 8,630 3,730 4,900
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 345 175 170
Celtic languages 5 0 5 615 325 290
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 240 130 110
Welsh 0 0 0 280 145 135
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 95 50 45
Germanic languages 155 75 80 101,725 48,350 53,380
Afrikaans 10 5 0 3,260 1,655 1,610
Danish 5 0 5 4,665 2,280 2,385
Dutch 45 20 25 21,020 10,130 10,895
Frisian 5 5 0 295 145 145
German 85 45 45 66,885 31,525 35,360
Icelandic 0 0 0 275 135 145
Norwegian 5 0 0 2,005 970 1,035
Swedish 5 0 0 2,520 1,100 1,420
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 445 220 225
Yiddish 0 0 0 290 150 140
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 65 45 25
Greek 0 0 0 6,115 3,245 2,870
Indo-Iranian languages 10 5 5 297,800 147,830 149,970
Indo-Aryan languages 5 5 0 251,000 124,260 126,740
Bengali 0 0 0 3,180 1,665 1,510
Gujarati 0 0 0 6,895 3,290 3,605
Hindi 0 0 0 26,720 12,910 13,810
Kashmiri 0 0 0 65 35 25
Konkani 0 0 0 255 130 125
Marathi 0 0 0 620 325 295
Nepali 0 0 0 1,155 620 540
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 70 35 35
Punjabi (Panjabi) 5 5 0 198,805 98,525 100,285
Sindhi 0 0 0 1,675 780 895
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 1,675 845 830
Urdu 0 0 0 9,885 5,090 4,795
Iranian languages 5 0 0 46,390 23,355 23,035
Kurdish 0 0 0 1,765 945 825
Pashto 0 0 0 1,155 615 535
Persian (Farsi) 5 5 0 43,470 21,795 21,675
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 410 220 195
Italic (Romance) languages 15 5 5 96,135 46,430 49,710
Catalan 0 0 0 160 85 75
Italian 5 5 5 22,680 11,445 11,230
Portuguese 0 0 0 17,450 8,240 9,210
Romanian 5 0 0 8,730 4,250 4,480
Spanish 0 0 5 47,010 22,335 24,675
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 105 65 40
Japanese 5 5 5 21,350 7,195 14,150
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 85 50 35
Georgian 0 0 0 85 50 40
Korean 5 0 0 52,160 23,495 28,670
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 360 150 205
Mongolian 0 0 0 360 155 210
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 3,725 1,875 1,850
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 495 275 220
Bamanankan 0 0 0 10 5 5
Edo 0 0 0 85 50 35
Ewe 0 0 0 85 45 35
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 45 25 20
Ga 0 0 0 45 20 25
Ganda 0 0 0 90 45 45
Igbo 0 0 0 245 145 105
Lingala 0 0 0 80 30 45
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 115 50 60
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 155 70 80
Shona 0 0 0 215 100 115
Swahili 0 0 0 805 400 405
Wolof 0 0 0 50 25 25
Yoruba 0 0 0 330 185 150
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 885 410 480
Nilo-Saharan languages 5 0 0 340 175 165
Dinka 0 0 0 105 60 45
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 5 0 0 240 115 125
Sign languages 0 0 0 1,155 610 545
American Sign Language 0 0 0 470 230 240
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 5 0 5
Sign languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 690 380 305
Sino-Tibetan languages 15 10 10 410,920 187,725 223,190
Chinese languages 15 5 5 408,415 186,455 221,960
Cantonese 0 0 0 193,530 89,325 104,210
Hakka 0 0 0 2,325 1,010 1,315
Mandarin 10 0 5 186,325 84,370 101,955
Min Dong 0 0 0 230 105 120
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 11,210 4,995 6,215
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 4,540 1,995 2,545
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 10 0 5 10,050 4,570 5,480
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 205 85 120
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 2,500 1,265 1,230
Burmese 0 0 0 1,125 580 545
Karenic languages 0 0 0 815 395 425
Tibetan 0 0 0 330 175 160
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 230 120 110
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 0 3,985 1,335 2,650
Lao 0 0 0 1,100 550 550
Thai 0 0 0 2,865 775 2,090
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 20 10 15
Turkic languages 0 0 0 4,140 2,295 1,845
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 530 290 235
Turkish 0 0 0 3,145 1,790 1,360
Uyghur 0 0 0 170 85 85
Uzbek 0 0 0 105 50 55
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 190 80 110
Uralic languages 10 5 5 13,490 6,285 7,205
Estonian 0 0 0 705 295 410
Finnish 0 0 5 3,760 1,555 2,200
Hungarian 0 5 5 9,025 4,435 4,590
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 500 280 225
Multiple responses 25 10 15 103,415 49,625 53,795
English and French 10 0 5 10,065 4,815 5,250
English and non-official language 15 5 5 89,135 42,820 46,315
French and non-official language 0 0 0 2,100 1,040 1,065
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 2,115 950 1,165
Language spoken most often at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Language spoken most often at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 19 5,000 2,355 2,650 4,598,415 2,255,395 2,343,015
Single responses 4,970 2,335 2,635 4,365,875 2,145,020 2,220,855
Official languages 4,920 2,315 2,610 3,648,500 1,807,825 1,840,675
English 4,915 2,310 2,605 3,631,700 1,799,625 1,832,075
French 5 5 5 16,795 8,195 8,605
Non-official languages 50 20 25 717,375 337,200 380,180
Aboriginal languages 0 0 0 1,565 765 795
Algonquian languages 0 0 0 105 50 55
Blackfoot 0 0 0 0 5 0
Cree-Montagnais languages 0 0 0 85 40 45
Atikamekw 0 0 0 0 0 0
Montagnais (Innu) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Moose Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Naskapi 0 0 0 0 0 0
Northern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Plains Cree 0 0 0 15 10 10
Southern East Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Swampy Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Woods Cree 0 0 0 0 0 5
Cree, n.o.s. 0 0 0 60 30 30
Eastern Algonquian languages 0 0 0 5 0 0
Malecite 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mi'kmaq 0 0 0 5 0 0
Ojibway-Potawatomi languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Algonquin 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ojibway 0 0 0 15 5 5
Oji-Cree 0 0 0 0 0 0
Ottawa (Odawa) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Algonquian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 610 290 320
Northern Athabaskan languages 0 0 0 605 290 315
Babine (Wetsuwet'en) 0 0 0 20 10 10
Beaver 0 0 0 40 20 20
Carrier 0 0 0 245 110 130
Chilcotin 0 0 0 260 125 130
Dene 0 0 0 15 5 10
Dogrib (Tlicho) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Gwich'in 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sarsi (Sarcee) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sekani 0 0 0 15 10 5
Slavey-Hare languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
North Slavey (Hare) 0 0 0 0 0 0
South Slavey 0 0 0 0 0 0
Slavey, n.o.s. 0 0 0 10 5 5
Tahltan languages 0 0 0 5 0 5
Kaska (Nahani) 0 0 0 5 0 0
Tahltan 0 0 0 5 0 0
Tutchone languages 0 0 0 0 5 0
Northern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Southern Tutchone 0 0 0 0 0 0
Athabaskan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Haida 0 0 0 10 5 5
Inuit languages 0 0 0 10 5 5
Inuinnaqtun (Inuvialuktun) 0 0 0 0 0 0
Inuktitut 0 0 0 10 0 5
Inuit languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 5
Iroquoian languages 0 0 0 0 0 0
Cayuga 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mohawk 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oneida 0 0 0 0 0 0
Iroquoian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Kutenai 0 0 0 15 10 5
Michif 0 0 0 0 5 0
Salish languages 0 0 0 275 130 150
Comox 0 0 0 0 0 0
Halkomelem 0 0 0 50 20 30
Lillooet 0 0 0 25 15 15
Okanagan 0 0 0 85 35 45
Shuswap (Secwepemctsin) 0 0 0 50 30 20
Squamish 0 0 0 5 5 0
Straits 0 0 0 25 10 15
Thompson (Ntlakapamux) 0 0 0 20 10 10
Salish languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 10 10
Siouan languages 0 0 0 15 10 5
Dakota 0 0 0 10 10 5
Stoney 0 0 0 5 5 0
Siouan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tlingit 0 0 0 0 0 0
Tsimshian languages 0 0 0 405 215 195
Gitxsan (Gitksan) 0 0 0 310 155 155
Nisga'a 0 0 0 70 45 25
Tsimshian 0 0 0 25 15 10
Wakashan languages 0 0 0 75 40 35
Haisla 0 0 0 20 10 15
Heiltsuk 0 0 0 5 5 0
Kwakiutl (Kwak'wala) 0 0 0 25 10 10
Nuu-chah-nulth (Nootka) 0 0 0 30 15 10
Wakashan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Aboriginal languages, n.o.s. 0 0 0 45 15 25
Non-Aboriginal languages 50 20 25 715,815 336,435 379,380
Afro-Asiatic languages 5 0 0 13,990 7,065 6,920
Berber languages 0 0 0 45 25 20
Kabyle 0 0 0 20 10 15
Berber languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 25 15 10
Cushitic languages 0 0 0 770 355 415
Bilen 0 0 0 0 0 0
Oromo 0 0 0 90 50 45
Somali 0 0 0 665 300 360
Cushitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 10
Semitic languages 0 0 0 13,155 6,680 6,475
Amharic 0 0 0 600 275 320
Arabic 0 0 5 10,415 5,335 5,080
Assyrian Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 405 195 210
Chaldean Neo-Aramaic 0 0 0 310 165 145
Harari 0 0 0 10 5 5
Hebrew 0 0 0 900 465 440
Maltese 0 0 0 15 5 10
Tigrigna 0 0 0 410 190 225
Semitic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 95 45 50
Afro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 10 10
Austro-Asiatic languages 0 0 0 17,870 8,305 9,560
Khmer (Cambodian) 0 0 0 800 375 420
Vietnamese 0 0 0 17,055 7,920 9,130
Austro-Asiatic languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 15 10 5
Austronesian languages 0 0 5 40,605 17,945 22,660
Bikol 0 0 0 75 30 35
Cebuano 0 0 0 1,305 585 715
Fijian 0 0 0 110 65 55
Hiligaynon 0 0 5 415 175 240
Ilocano 0 0 0 1,615 695 930
Malagasy 0 0 0 10 5 10
Malay 0 0 0 1,120 510 605
Pampangan (Kapampangan, Pampango) 0 0 0 150 70 80
Pangasinan 0 0 0 55 25 30
Tagalog (Pilipino, Filipino) 5 0 0 35,375 15,600 19,770
Waray-Waray 0 0 0 55 25 35
Austronesian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 310 150 160
Creole languages 0 0 0 335 150 180
Haitian Creole 0 0 0 0 0 5
Creole, n.o.s. 0 0 0 235 105 130
Creole languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 95 50 45
Dravidian languages 0 0 0 3,940 1,995 1,940
Kannada 0 0 0 110 55 60
Malayalam 0 0 0 1,225 615 605
Tamil 0 0 0 2,055 1,025 1,030
Telugu 0 0 0 535 295 240
Dravidian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 10
Hmong-Mien languages 0 0 0 55 25 30
Indo-European languages 25 15 10 282,090 137,135 144,955
Albanian 0 0 0 695 335 360
Armenian 0 0 0 545 240 305
Balto-Slavic languages 5 5 5 31,640 15,150 16,490
Baltic languages 0 0 0 210 90 115
Latvian 0 0 0 80 30 50
Lithuanian 0 0 0 125 60 65
Slavic languages 0 5 0 31,430 15,060 16,370
Belarusan 0 0 0 15 5 5
Bosnian 0 0 0 595 300 300
Bulgarian 0 0 0 1,035 485 550
Croatian 0 0 0 2,235 1,055 1,180
Czech 0 0 0 1,595 800 795
Macedonian 0 0 0 150 75 75
Polish 0 0 0 5,690 2,720 2,970
Russian 0 0 0 13,310 6,290 7,020
Serbian 5 0 0 3,695 1,870 1,825
Serbo-Croatian 0 0 0 500 235 265
Slovak 0 0 0 1,000 480 520
Slovene (Slovenian) 0 0 0 145 65 85
Ukrainian 0 0 0 1,430 665 765
Slavic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 40 20 20
Celtic languages 0 0 0 70 40 30
Scottish Gaelic 0 0 0 35 20 10
Welsh 0 0 0 25 10 10
Celtic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 5 5 5
Germanic languages 10 5 5 14,430 6,870 7,555
Afrikaans 0 5 0 1,475 715 760
Danish 0 0 0 305 145 160
Dutch 0 0 0 1,895 890 1,005
Frisian 0 0 0 10 5 5
German 5 5 5 10,085 4,795 5,295
Icelandic 0 0 0 75 35 35
Norwegian 0 0 0 140 60 80
Swedish 0 0 0 360 170 195
Vlaams (Flemish) 0 0 0 50 30 20
Yiddish 0 0 0 10 10 5
Germanic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 15 5 5
Greek 0 0 0 2,010 975 1,035
Indo-Iranian languages 10 5 5 194,590 95,380 99,215
Indo-Aryan languages 5 5 5 164,185 80,610 83,575
Bengali 0 0 0 1,815 895 920
Gujarati 0 0 0 2,970 1,320 1,645
Hindi 0 0 0 12,310 5,890 6,425
Kashmiri 0 0 0 10 5 5
Konkani 0 0 0 40 25 25
Marathi 0 0 0 270 140 130
Nepali 0 0 0 665 345 320
Oriya (Odia) 0 0 0 35 20 15
Punjabi (Panjabi) 5 0 0 139,080 68,565 70,515
Sindhi 0 0 0 615 270 345
Sinhala (Sinhalese) 0 0 0 675 330 340
Urdu 0 0 0 5,705 2,825 2,880
Iranian languages 0 0 0 30,205 14,665 15,540
Kurdish 0 0 0 1,080 540 535
Pashto 0 0 0 700 350 350
Persian (Farsi) 5 0 0 28,420 13,765 14,660
Indo-Iranian languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 200 100 100
Italic (Romance) languages 0 0 0 38,110 18,145 19,970
Catalan 0 0 0 65 35 35
Italian 0 0 0 5,200 2,245 2,955
Portuguese 0 0 0 6,725 3,140 3,580
Romanian 0 0 0 3,800 1,830 1,970
Spanish 0 0 0 22,310 10,900 11,410
Italic (romance) languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 20 5 10
Japanese 10 5 0 9,860 4,070 5,790
Kartvelian languages 0 0 0 30 15 10
Georgian 0 0 0 30 15 15
Korean 0 0 0 38,605 17,785 20,820
Mongolic languages 0 0 0 170 80 90
Mongolian 0 0 0 165 80 85
Niger-Congo languages 0 0 0 960 430 530
Akan (Twi) 0 0 0 150 80 65
Bamanankan 0 0 0 5 5 5
Edo 0 0 0 15 10 10
Ewe 0 0 0 20 5 10
Fulah (Pular, Pulaar, Fulfulde) 0 0 0 20 5 10
Ga 0 0 0 5 5 0
Ganda 0 0 0 10 5 5
Igbo 0 0 0 40 20 15
Lingala 0 0 0 35 15 20
Rundi (Kirundi) 0 0 0 55 20 40
Kinyarwanda (Rwanda) 0 0 0 60 25 35
Shona 0 0 0 65 25 40
Swahili 0 0 0 200 90 115
Wolof 0 0 0 20 10 10
Yoruba 0 0 0 60 30 35
Niger-Congo languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 200 85 120
Nilo-Saharan languages 0 0 0 140 60 75
Dinka 0 0 0 55 30 20
Nilo-Saharan languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 85 30 55
Sign languages 5 0 5 1,535 850 685
American Sign Language 0 0 0 455 230 225
Quebec Sign Language 0 0 0 0 0 0
Sign languages, n.i.e 5 0 0 1,080 615 460
Sino-Tibetan languages 10 5 10 299,420 137,555 161,865
Chinese languages 10 0 10 297,675 136,670 161,000
Cantonese 0 0 0 137,075 62,545 74,525
Hakka 0 0 0 700 295 410
Mandarin 5 0 5 146,435 67,695 78,740
Min Dong 0 0 0 65 25 35
Min Nan (Chaochow, Teochow, Fukien, Taiwanese) 0 0 0 4,820 2,185 2,630
Wu (Shanghainese) 0 0 0 2,595 1,195 1,400
Chinese languages, n.o.s. 5 5 5 5,885 2,680 3,205
Chinese languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 105 45 55
Tibeto-Burman languages 0 0 0 1,745 885 865
Burmese 0 0 0 720 375 350
Karenic languages 0 0 0 725 355 370
Tibetan 0 0 0 205 110 90
Tibeto-Burman languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 90 45 45
Tai-Kadai languages 0 0 0 1,380 595 785
Lao 0 0 0 460 225 235
Thai 0 0 0 920 370 545
Tai-Kadai languages, n.i.e 0 0 0 10 5 5
Turkic languages 0 0 0 1,695 880 815
Azerbaijani 0 0 0 195 105 95
Turkish 0 0 0 1,310 685 630
Uyghur 0 0 0 95 50 50
Uzbek 0 0 0 45 25 20
Turkic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 40 20 25
Uralic languages 0 0 0 3,005 1,415 1,590
Estonian 0 0 0 95 40 55
Finnish 0 0 0 725 325 400
Hungarian 0 0 0 2,185 1,050 1,130
Uralic languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 0 0 0
Other languages, n.i.e. 0 0 0 145 70 75
Multiple responses 30 15 20 232,540 110,375 122,165
English and French 0 0 0 6,155 2,970 3,185
English and non-official language 30 15 15 222,670 105,750 116,920
French and non-official language 0 0 0 650 290 360
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 3,065 1,365 1,700
Other language spoken regularly at homeThe letter C inside a yellow triangle - correctionUpdate of the 2016 Census language data
Total - Other language(s) spoken regularly at home for the total population excluding institutional residents - 100% dataCensus data footnote 20 5,005 2,355 2,650 4,598,415 2,255,400 2,343,015
None 4,875 2,295 2,580 3,931,210 1,940,390 1,990,820
English 25 10 15 274,535 132,990 141,545
French 15 5 10 41,020 18,435 22,590
Non-official language 80 35 45 340,930 158,590 182,345
Aboriginal 0 0 0 7,985 3,765 4,215
Non-Aboriginal 80 40 45 332,945 154,820 178,125
English and French 0 0 0 1,195 545 650
English and non-official language 0 0 0 5,660 2,655 3,005
French and non-official language 0 0 0 3,765 1,745 2,020
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 100 45 50
Income of individuals in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 4,130 1,925 2,205 3,870,330 1,882,865 1,987,460
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 4,000 1,865 2,135 3,727,360 1,815,500 1,911,860
Median total income in 2015 among recipients ($) 31,987 41,600 24,736 33,012 40,370 27,543
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 4,005 1,870 2,135 3,731,980 1,819,375 1,912,600
Median after-tax income in 2015 among recipients ($) 28,713 36,535 23,755 29,783 35,383 25,659
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 3,650 1,755 1,895 3,363,310 1,665,225 1,698,085
Median market income in 2015 among recipients ($) 26,560 36,523 19,928 31,585 39,557 25,304
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 2,940 1,210 1,730 2,628,215 1,140,195 1,488,025
Median government transfers in 2015 among recipients ($) 8,567 10,528 7,661 4,592 3,717 4,920
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% data 2,850 1,425 1,420 2,775,010 1,415,295 1,359,715
Median employment income in 2015 among recipients ($) 28,608 41,728 21,717 31,713 39,186 26,034
Composition of total income in 2015 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 100% dataCensus data footnote 22 100 100 100 100 100 100
Market income (%)Census data footnote 23 82.6 86.9 76.9 88.9 91.7 84.9
Employment income (%)Census data footnote 24 65.8 71.3 58.3 70.8 74.4 65.8
Government transfers (%)Census data footnote 25 17.4 13.2 23.2 11.1 8.3 15.1
Total - Total income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 26 4,135 1,930 2,200 3,870,330 1,882,865 1,987,460
Without total income 135 60 70 142,970 67,370 75,600
With total income 4,000 1,865 2,135 3,727,360 1,815,505 1,911,860
Percentage with total income 96.7 96.6 97.0 96.3 96.4 96.2
Under $10,000 (including loss) 475 130 345 573,315 240,120 333,195
$10,000 to $19,999 765 275 490 653,915 262,225 391,685
$20,000 to $29,999 665 250 420 503,290 209,095 294,195
$30,000 to $39,999 550 245 300 424,330 188,860 235,470
$40,000 to $49,999 425 205 220 366,220 173,020 193,200
$50,000 to $59,999 330 180 145 286,310 148,095 138,215
$60,000 to $69,999 240 175 65 222,975 129,400 93,580
$70,000 to $79,999 175 115 60 171,625 103,795 67,830
$80,000 to $89,999 125 85 40 134,090 83,100 50,990
$90,000 to $99,999 80 65 15 96,825 62,825 34,005
$100,000 and over 175 145 30 294,475 214,980 79,500
$100,000 to $149,999 135 110 20 198,355 142,260 56,095
$150,000 and over 45 30 5 96,115 72,715 23,405
Total - After-tax income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 4,130 1,930 2,205 3,870,330 1,882,870 1,987,460
Without after-tax income 125 60 70 138,350 63,495 74,855
With after-tax income 4,005 1,870 2,135 3,731,980 1,819,375 1,912,605
Percentage with after-tax income 97.0 96.9 96.8 96.4 96.6 96.2
Under $10,000 (including loss) 500 145 350 597,310 253,480 343,835
$10,000 to $19,999 810 295 515 686,510 280,490 406,015
$20,000 to $29,999 780 295 480 593,490 252,075 341,415
$30,000 to $39,999 635 290 340 495,200 226,080 269,120
$40,000 to $49,999 470 255 215 402,535 200,565 201,965
$50,000 to $59,999 305 210 95 293,450 167,870 125,585
$60,000 to $69,999 200 140 60 210,085 128,000 82,080
$70,000 to $79,999 125 85 40 151,775 95,230 56,545
$80,000 and over 185 150 35 301,635 215,590 86,045
$80,000 to $89,999 80 70 10 94,700 64,330 30,370
$90,000 to $99,999 40 35 5 59,050 42,050 17,000
$100,000 and over 70 50 20 147,885 109,215 38,670
Total - Employment income groups in 2015 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 28 4,130 1,925 2,205 3,870,330 1,882,865 1,987,460
Without employment income 1,285 500 780 1,095,320 467,570 627,745
With employment income 2,850 1,430 1,420 2,775,010 1,415,295 1,359,715
Percentage with employment income 69.0 74.3 64.4 71.7 75.2 68.4
Under $5,000 (including loss) 540 230 310 441,080 204,275 236,810
$5,000 to $9,999 215 90 125 212,715 90,015 122,705
$10,000 to $19,999 365 140 230 371,875 160,350 211,525
$20,000 to $29,999 355 130 220 309,470 135,945 173,525
$30,000 to $39,999 285 105 175 282,045 126,870 155,180
$40,000 to $49,999 250 120 130 253,810 118,870 134,935
$50,000 to $59,999 230 130 100 203,885 107,605 96,280
$60,000 to $69,999 180 135 40 163,740 98,205 65,535
$70,000 to $79,999 140 110 30 132,340 82,120 50,220
$80,000 and over 290 240 50 404,040 291,050 112,990
$80,000 to $89,999 105 75 30 106,680 67,815 38,860
$90,000 to $99,999 55 50 5 76,470 51,990 24,480
$100,000 and over 135 115 20 220,890 171,245 49,645
Income of households in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 29 2,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 63,561  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 69,995  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of households in 2015 ($) 56,422  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 61,280  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for one-person private households - 100% data 595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 541,915  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 30,272  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,701  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of one-person households in 2015 ($) 27,904  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 31,899  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for two-or-more-person private households - 100% data 1,540  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,340,055  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 79,104  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 88,466  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2015 ($) 68,736  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 77,108  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household total income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 30 2,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 15  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 43,415  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 20  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 27,140  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 45  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 55,745  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 90  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 77,565  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 110  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 78,695  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 95  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 72,985  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 120  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 78,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 78,395  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 76,775  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 90  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 75,860  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 185  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 143,475  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 132,845  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 150  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 122,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 150  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 111,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 99,420  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 505  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 607,855  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 225  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 198,140  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 138,420  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 to $199,999 120  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 149,210  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$200,000 and over 45  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 122,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Household after-tax income groups in 2015 for private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 27 2,135  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,881,965  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Under $5,000 25  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 46,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$5,000 to $9,999 20  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 27,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$10,000 to $14,999 50  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 56,780  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$15,000 to $19,999 95  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 80,315  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$20,000 to $24,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 89,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$25,000 to $29,999 120  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 88,035  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$30,000 to $34,999 150  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 93,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$35,000 to $39,999 130  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 92,220  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$40,000 to $44,999 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 91,635  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$45,000 to $49,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 88,520  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$50,000 to $59,999 195  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 165,685  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$60,000 to $69,999 225  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 150,650  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$70,000 to $79,999 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 136,430  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$80,000 to $89,999 160  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 118,520  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$90,000 to $99,999 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 101,185  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 and over 325  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 454,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$100,000 to $124,999 165  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 187,490  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$125,000 to $149,999 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 111,260  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
$150,000 and over 75  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 155,845  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Income of economic families in 2015
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 31 1,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,276,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of economic families in 2015 ($) 77,284  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 88,451  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of economic families in 2015 ($) 67,627  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 77,002  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of economic families 2.8  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families without children or other relatives in private households - 100% data 690  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 519,030  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 68,779  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 80,788  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families without children or other relatives in 2015 ($) 61,184  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 70,464  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families without children or other relatives 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for couple economic families with children in private households - 100% data 540  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 536,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 100,907  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 111,736  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of couple economic families with children in 2015 ($) 86,848  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 96,176  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of couple economic families with children 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for lone-parent economic families in private households - 100% data 215  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 179,945  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median total income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 51,328  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 51,056  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Median after-tax income of lone-parent economic families in 2015 ($) 46,848  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 46,668  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average family size of lone-parent economic families 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Income statistics in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 21 760 300 455 768,855 373,390 395,465
Median total income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 29,600 33,856 28,064 31,255 33,342 29,674
Median after-tax income in 2015 for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families ($)Census data footnote 32 27,200 30,112 26,261 28,320 29,815 27,221
Total - Economic family income decile group for the population in private households - 100% dataCensus data footnote 33 4,925 2,320 2,605 4,560,235 2,237,490 2,322,745
In the bottom half of the distribution 2,765 1,250 1,510 2,265,245 1,078,695 1,186,555
In the bottom decile 395 165 230 537,405 258,275 279,140
In the second decile 575 245 330 449,395 205,320 244,075
In the third decile 595 275 315 420,355 198,845 221,510
In the fourth decile 600 280 320 422,805 203,710 219,095
In the fifth decile 600 280 320 435,290 212,555 222,735
In the top half of the distribution 2,165 1,065 1,095 2,294,990 1,158,795 1,136,195
In the sixth decile 610 310 300 442,070 218,225 223,845
In the seventh decile 520 245 270 451,795 226,240 225,555
In the eighth decile 450 220 225 462,900 233,935 228,970
In the ninth decile 400 190 205 473,535 241,165 232,375
In the top decile 190 100 95 464,685 239,235 225,450
Low income in 2015
Total - Low-income status in 2015 for the population in private households to whom low-income concepts are applicable - 100% dataCensus data footnote 34 4,930 2,325 2,605 4,477,875 2,196,415 2,281,460
0 to 17 years 965 480 480 822,390 422,685 399,710
0 to 5 years 300 145 155 260,110 133,670 126,445
18 to 64 years 2,810 1,305 1,505 2,876,495 1,404,390 1,472,105
65 years and over 1,155 535 620 778,990 369,345 409,645
In low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) 675 275 395 694,960 325,015 369,940
0 to 17 years 175 90 85 151,880 78,110 73,770
0 to 5 years 65 40 30 46,920 24,035 22,885
18 to 64 years 330 130 195 427,085 198,475 228,615
65 years and over 170 60 110 115,990 48,430 67,560
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income measure, after tax (LIM-AT) (%) 13.7 11.8 15.2 15.5 14.8 16.2
0 to 17 years (%) 18.1 18.8 17.7 18.5 18.5 18.5
0 to 5 years (%) 21.7 27.6 19.4 18.0 18.0 18.1
18 to 64 years (%) 11.7 10.0 13.0 14.8 14.1 15.5
65 years and over (%) 14.7 11.2 17.7 14.9 13.1 16.5
In low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) 210 90 120 491,645 236,430 255,215
0 to 17 years 45 20 20 99,330 50,890 48,450
0 to 5 years 15 5 10 29,250 14,930 14,315
18 to 64 years 155 60 90 345,345 165,740 179,605
65 years and over 15 5 10 46,965 19,805 27,165
Prevalence of low income based on the Low-income cut-offs, after tax (LICO-AT) (%) 4.3 3.9 4.6 11.0 10.8 11.2
0 to 17 years (%) 4.7 4.2 4.2 12.1 12.0 12.1
0 to 5 years (%) 5.0 3.4 6.5 11.2 11.2 11.3
18 to 64 years (%) 5.5 4.6 6.0 12.0 11.8 12.2
65 years and over (%) 1.3 0.9 1.6 6.0 5.4 6.6

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 September 13, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 20, 2017).

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