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Population and Dwelling Counts Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 33,011t     3,907,738    
Population in 1996 (2) 29,401t     3,724,500    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) 12.3     4.9    
Total private dwellings 18,649     1,643,969    
Population density per square kilometre 2.0     4.2    
Land area (square km) 16,353.68     926,492.48    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 33,015 17,275 15,735 3,907,740 1,919,100 1,988,635
Age 0-4 2,045 1,045 1,000 205,650 105,370 100,285
Age 5-14 4,465 2,315 2,150 500,415 256,560 243,855
Age 15-19 2,165 1,080 1,090 270,275 139,195 131,085
Age 20-24 2,715 1,450 1,260 244,065 121,945 122,120
Age 25-44 12,395 6,505 5,890 1,174,775 573,415 601,365
Age 45-54 4,560 2,445 2,115 599,705 297,030 302,680
Age 55-64 2,475 1,365 1,115 379,750 188,910 190,840
Age 65-74 1,405 735 670 286,710 139,535 147,175
Age 75-84 630 285 345 186,345 77,325 109,020
Age 85 and over 155 50 105 60,030 19,815 40,220
Median age of the population 33.3 33.3 33.3 38.4 37.8 39.0
% of the population ages 15 and over 80.3 80.5 80.0 81.9 81.1 82.7
     
Common-law Status Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 26,500 13,910 12,590 3,201,670 1,557,170 1,644,500
Not in a common-law relationship 23,045 12,185 10,860 2,966,610 1,439,300 1,527,310
In a common-law relationship 3,455 1,730 1,725 235,060 117,870 117,190
     
Legal Marital Status Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 26,500 13,910 12,590 3,201,665 1,557,170 1,644,495
Single (6) 11,135 6,430 4,705 1,011,280 547,390 463,890
Married (7) 11,485 5,755 5,730 1,626,225 812,310 813,920
Separated (8) 1,035 525 505 109,970 48,650 61,320
Divorced (9) 1,955 995 960 260,270 111,815 148,450
Widowed (10) 890 200 690 193,920 37,000 156,920
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 32,925 17,320 15,605 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,795
English only 27,680 14,690 12,990 2,825,780 1,403,230 1,422,545
French only 785 485 295 54,405 27,340 27,060
Both English and French 75 55 20 6,785 3,360 3,425
Other languages (20) 4,390 2,085 2,300 981,910 470,145 511,765
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 32,530 17,135 15,390 3,830,075 1,884,010 1,946,060
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 25,325 13,145 12,180 3,202,155 1,573,055 1,629,105
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 6,135 3,370 2,765 524,880 259,945 264,940
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 1,070 620 450 103,040 51,015 52,025
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 30,875 16,270 14,605 3,661,945 1,798,105 1,863,840
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 14,120 7,380 6,740 1,967,860 966,245 1,001,610
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 13,555 7,120 6,440 1,344,700 661,695 683,005
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 3,200 1,770 1,425 349,385 170,165 179,220
     
Immigration Characteristics Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 32,925 17,320 15,605 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Canadian-born population (23) 27,620 14,745 12,875 2,821,870 1,405,005 1,416,865
Foreign-born population (24) 4,885 2,350 2,535 1,009,815 481,620 528,200
Immigrated before 1991 3,420 1,750 1,670 639,200 307,225 331,975
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 1,460 595 860 370,615 174,395 196,215
Non-permanent residents (26) 420 230 195 37,185 17,455 19,735
     
Aboriginal Population Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 32,925 17,320 15,605 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,795
Aboriginal identity population (27) 3,690 1,945 1,745 170,025 83,220 86,805
Non-Aboriginal population 29,230 15,375 13,855 3,698,850 1,820,860 1,877,985
     
Visible Minority Status Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 32,925 17,320 15,605 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Visible minority population (31) 3,210 1,490 1,715 836,445 404,425 432,020
Chinese 330 150 185 365,490 176,765 188,720
South Asian 1,845 875 965 210,295 105,040 105,255
Black 135 75 60 25,465 13,525 11,940
Filipino 215 80 135 64,005 26,385 37,625
Latin American 95 50 45 23,885 11,550 12,335
Southeast Asian 25 10 15 34,970 16,855 18,115
Arab 25 15 10 6,605 3,805 2,805
West Asian 0 0 0 22,380 11,665 10,720
Korean 10 10 0 31,965 15,255 16,705
Japanese 420 205 215 32,730 14,400 18,330
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 0 0 0 4,195 2,150 2,040
Multiple visible minorities (29) 100 30 80 14,465 7,040 7,425
All others (30) 29,715 15,835 13,885 3,032,430 1,499,655 1,532,775
     
Religion Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 32,925 17,320 15,605 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Catholic (57) 6,215 3,295 2,910 675,320 324,190 351,130
Protestant 8,505 4,000 4,510 1,213,290 549,525 663,765
Christian Orthodox 130 85 45 35,655 18,190 17,465
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 1,120 640 480 200,340 95,300 105,040
Muslim 100 45 55 56,220 28,765 27,450
Jewish 215 115 100 21,230 10,485 10,745
Buddhist 225 125 105 85,540 38,910 46,625
Hindu 30 20 10 31,495 15,465 16,035
Sikh 1,645 760 885 135,310 67,995 67,315
Eastern religions (59) 120 65 55 9,975 4,660 5,310
Other religions (60) 180 110 75 16,205 7,000 9,200
No religious affiliation (61) 14,440 8,065 6,375 1,388,300 743,585 644,715
     
School Attendance Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 1,965 965 1,000 351,640 173,530 178,110
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 1,175 630 540 185,830 96,020 89,810
Age group 20-24 attending full time 430 165 265 89,940 42,860 47,085
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 1,580 675 900 192,775 82,435 110,340
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 95 45 50 16,240 7,930 8,310
Age group 20-24 attending part time 215 105 110 31,065 15,060 16,005
     
Highest Level of Schooling Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 8,720 4,640 4,090 758,040 372,430 385,605
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 13.4 14.7 12.0 14.6 16.6 12.7
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 37.3 39.8 34.4 34.5 35.8 33.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 13.3 15.7 10.4 10.5 13.0 8.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 16.1 13.8 18.6 17.0 13.8 20.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 20.1 16.2 24.4 23.5 20.8 26.0
Total population aged 35-44 6,370 3,280 3,090 653,345 316,875 336,465
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 17.0 19.7 14.1 17.5 19.2 15.9
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 24.4 24.2 24.4 25.0 22.7 27.1
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 16.4 21.2 11.2 14.3 19.2 9.6
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 21.5 16.6 26.9 20.2 16.5 23.7
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 20.7 18.3 23.3 23.0 22.5 23.6
Total population aged 45-64 6,990 3,805 3,185 974,980 481,335 493,645
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 21.6 21.8 21.4 23.5 22.8 24.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 22.8 20.9 25.3 22.3 19.5 25.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 17.6 26.1 7.4 14.3 19.6 9.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 18.8 13.0 25.6 17.5 14.2 20.8
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 19.3 18.5 20.3 22.4 23.8 21.0
     
Earnings in 2000 Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 21,330 11,760 9,570 2,128,545 1,114,860 1,013,690
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 30,986 36,903 23,711 31,544 38,039 24,401
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 9,435R 5,530 3,910 1,024,240R 602,705 421,535
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 42,808 49,491 33,359 44,307 50,191 35,895
     
Income in 2000 Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 25,425     2,990,520    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 24,967     22,095    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 85.5     75.8    
Government transfers - % of income 8.0     11.8    
Other money - % of income 6.5     12.4    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 21,935 12,070 9,870 2,209,795 1,157,265 1,052,525
English 21,590 11,875 9,715 2,115,380 1,110,105 1,005,275
French 50 20 25 4,585 1,495 3,090
Non-official language 110 60 45 67,430 33,965 33,460
English and French 45 25 25 2,270 1,105 1,165
English and non-official language 130 80 45 19,660 10,385 9,280
French and non-official language 0 0 0 65 10 55
English, French and non-official language 15 15 10 405 200 210
     
Place of Work Status Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 18,815 10,455 8,360 1,883,975 991,410 892,565
Worked at home 1,500 640 865 171,390 80,285 91,105
Worked outside Canada 85 55 25 12,240 8,645 3,595
No fixed workplace address 2,845 2,215 630 210,510 160,430 50,075
Worked at usual place 14,390 7,550 6,840 1,489,840 742,050 747,790
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 17,235 9,760 7,470 1,700,345 902,485 797,865
Car, truck, van, as driver 12,135 7,155 4,975 1,274,640 710,570 564,070
Car, truck, van, as passenger 1,765 845 920 121,415 50,610 70,800
Public transit 1,085 505 580 128,180 50,820 77,355
Walked or bicycled 1,930 1,045 890 154,145 76,180 77,955
Other method 320 205 115 21,980 14,300 7,675
     
Unpaid Work Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 24,315 12,560 11,750 2,882,230 1,371,515 1,510,720
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 23,950 12,310 11,635 2,842,265 1,346,590 1,495,675
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 9,900 4,565 5,330 1,147,875 503,100 644,775
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 3,830 1,720 2,105 564,820 230,520 334,295
     
Labour Force Indicators Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 77.5 81.8 72.8 65.2 70.7 59.9
Employment rate (39) 71.4 75.1 67.3 59.6 64.3 55.1
Unemployment rate (40) 7.9 8.1 7.6 8.5 9.0 8.0
     
Industry Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 20,205 11,260 8,945 2,014,600 1,068,030 946,575
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 1,105 900 205 104,335 75,865 28,475
Manufacturing and construction industries 2,830 2,540 290 313,065 250,585 62,480
Wholesale and retail trade 2,215 980 1,230 315,425 163,425 152,000
Finance and real estate 885 375 510 122,165 52,400 69,755
Health and education 2,405 495 1,910 339,730 85,505 254,225
Business services 3,535 2,295 1,235 395,530 241,105 154,420
Other services 7,235 3,670 3,565 424,360 199,145 225,210
     
Occupation Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 20,200 11,260 8,940 2,014,600 1,068,030 946,570
Management occupations 2,285 1,420 870 218,445 140,275 78,170
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,510 425 2,090 353,710 91,600 262,110
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 985 800 185 123,755 100,055 23,705
Health occupations 840 170 670 105,690 24,305 81,385
Social science, education, government service and religion 1,165 345 815 160,650 56,050 104,600
Art, culture, recreation and sport 985 545 445 67,325 32,310 35,015
Sales and service occupations 6,595 3,060 3,540 514,985 216,480 298,505
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 3,335 3,200 130 288,940 271,610 17,335
Occupations unique to primary industry 885 755 135 84,525 63,380 21,145
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 615 555 60 96,585 71,980 24,605
     
Selected Family Characteristics Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 8,625     1,086,030    
Number of married-couple families 5,660     797,490    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.1     3.1    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 1,690     120,125    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.7     2.6    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 1,275     168,415    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.5    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 960     136,455    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.6    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 320     31,965    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.4    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 59,943     54,840    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 65,138     60,278    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 31,486     30,070    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 12,565     1,534,335    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 3,585     423,455    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 3,420     437,915    
One-person households 3,115     418,135    
Other household types (15) 2,445     254,825    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 51,530     46,802    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 28,407     23,703    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 62,978     57,773    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 3,935     506,585    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 931     751    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 7,760     989,325    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 1,073     904    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Squamish-Lillooet Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 12,565     1,534,335    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 8,240     1,017,490    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 4,095     512,365    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 8,655     1,195,570    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 3,910     338,765    
Average value of dwelling ($) 293,420     230,645    
     

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