Census Program key indicators by geography

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Census Program key indicators: Nunavut
Indicator 2016 value
Population, 2016 35,944
2011 to 2016 population change (%) 12.7
Population density per km2 0.0
Total private dwellings 11,433
Population share (%) 0.1
Proportion (%) 65 years and over 3.8
% change 65 years and over (2011 to 2016) 28.3
Proportion (%) less than 15 years 32.5
Proportion (%) 15 to 64 years 63.7
Male/female ratio (number of males per 100 females) 104.8
Average age 27.7
% of occupied private dwellings that are single-detached houses 44.3
Number of persons living in collective dwellings 340
% of people aged 85 and over living in collective dwellings 18.2
% of occupied private dwellings in buildings with five or more storeys 1.1
One-person households (%) 18.9
Common-law couples (%) 50.3
Couples with children (%) 76.5
Young adults 20 to 34 living with their parents (%) 34.6
English–French bilingualism rate (%) 4.3
Population with more than one language spoken at home (%) 52.8
Official language minority (%) 1.8
Population with a mother tongue other than English or French 24,045
Median total income of households in 2015 ($) 97,441
Median employment income in 2015 of persons 25 to 54 ($) 45,675
Proportion (%) of total income from government transfers in 2015 11.9
Proportion (%) of population in low income in 2015 ...
% change in median total income of households (2005 to 2015) 36.7
% change in median employment income of persons 25 to 54 (2005 to 2015) 10.3
Difference in the proportion of total income from government transfers (2005 to 2015) 0.6
Difference in the proportion of the population in low income (2005 to 2015) ...
Proportion (%) of persons younger than 18 in low income in 2015 ...
Difference in the proportion of persons younger than 18 in low income (2005 to 2015) ...
Proportion (%) of seniors in low income in 2015 ...
Difference in the proportion of seniors in low income (2005 to 2015) ...
Aboriginal population, 2016 30,555
2006 to 2016 Aboriginal population change (%) 22.8
Average age of the Aboriginal population 25.8
Immigrants (%) 2.6
Second generation population (%) 2.6
Visible minority population (%) 2.6
Number of recent immigrants (landed between 2011 and 2016) 170
Homeownership rate (%) 20.0
% of households spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs (shelter-cost-to-income-ratio) 5.8
Households in unsuitable housing – rate 30.9
Households living in dwellings in need of major repairs – rate 26.1
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