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Population and Dwelling Counts Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 564     512,930    
Population in 1996 (2) 691     551,792    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) - 18.4     - 7.0    
Total private dwellings 232     227,570    
Population density per square kilometre 3.2     1.4    
Land area (square km) 174.07     370,501.69    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 565 290 270 512,930 250,965 261,965
Age 0-4 20 5 10 24,820 12,705 12,110
Age 5-14 75 40 35 63,950 32,845 31,110
Age 15-19 50 30 20 39,455 20,065 19,385
Age 20-24 25 15 10 33,870 16,720 17,145
Age 25-44 175 85 90 151,770 72,970 78,795
Age 45-54 70 40 30 82,975 41,130 41,845
Age 55-64 60 30 30 53,035 26,520 26,515
Age 65-74 45 25 25 35,430 17,085 18,350
Age 75-84 35 15 20 21,310 8,895 12,415
Age 85 and over 5 0 0 6,315 2,020 4,295
Median age of the population 39.7 40.0 39.4 38.4 37.9 38.8
% of the population ages 15 and over 83.2 82.8 83.3 82.7 81.9 83.5
     
Common-law Status Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 470 245 225 424,165 205,415 218,750
Not in a common-law relationship 430 225 205 395,385 191,040 204,345
In a common-law relationship 40 20 20 28,780 14,375 14,405
     
Legal Marital Status Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 470 245 225 424,165 205,415 218,745
Single (6) 145 90 55 131,655 69,585 62,070
Married (7) 270 130 135 235,015 117,515 117,505
Separated (8) 10 5 5 8,485 3,730 4,760
Divorced (9) 5 5 0 20,305 9,115 11,190
Widowed (10) 40 10 30 28,700 5,475 23,230
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 555 295 265 508,080 249,080 258,995
English only 555 290 265 499,750 244,825 254,925
French only 0 0 0 2,180 1,140 1,035
Both English and French 0 0 0 335 170 165
Other languages (20) 0 0 0 5,815 2,945 2,870
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 560 295 265 503,465 246,775 256,690
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 515 270 240 451,655 221,470 230,185
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 45 25 25 42,400 20,195 22,210
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 0 0 0 9,405 5,105 4,300
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 540 290 250 483,245 236,455 246,795
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 495 265 230 352,625 173,880 178,745
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 40 20 20 112,170 53,235 58,940
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 0 0 0 18,450 9,340 9,110
     
Immigration Characteristics Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 555 295 265 508,075 249,075 259,000
Canadian-born population (23) 555 295 265 499,090 244,280 254,815
Foreign-born population (24) 0 0 0 8,025 4,280 3,750
Immigrated before 1991 0 0 0 6,015 3,235 2,785
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 0 0 0 2,015 1,050 965
Non-permanent residents (26) 0 0 0 955 520 440
     
Aboriginal Population Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 555 295 265 508,075 249,080 259,000
Aboriginal identity population (27) 0 0 0 18,775 9,395 9,380
Non-Aboriginal population 560 295 260 489,300 239,685 249,620
     
Visible Minority Status Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 555 295 260 508,075 249,075 259,000
Visible minority population (31) 0 0 0 3,850 1,985 1,865
Chinese 0 0 0 920 475 450
South Asian 0 0 0 1,010 525 485
Black 0 0 0 840 400 440
Filipino 0 0 0 265 115 155
Latin American 0 0 0 80 50 35
Southeast Asian 0 0 0 115 60 60
Arab 0 0 0 270 165 100
West Asian 0 0 0 80 40 40
Korean 0 0 0 110 60 45
Japanese 0 0 0 75 35 40
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 0 0 0 50 45 0
Multiple visible minorities (29) 0 0 0 40 25 20
All others (30) 555 295 260 504,225 247,095 257,130
     
Religion Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 560 295 260 508,075 249,080 258,995
Catholic (57) 75 50 25 187,445 91,010 96,435
Protestant 465 235 225 303,195 148,570 154,630
Christian Orthodox 0 0 0 365 185 175
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 0 0 0 2,480 1,240 1,235
Muslim 0 0 0 625 425 200
Jewish 0 0 0 140 70 70
Buddhist 0 0 0 180 70 115
Hindu 0 0 0 400 210 195
Sikh 0 0 0 130 65 65
Eastern religions (59) 0 0 0 115 40 75
Other religions (60) 0 0 0 135 55 75
No religious affiliation (61) 20 10 15 12,865 7,130 5,735
     
School Attendance Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 45 35 20 52,830 26,155 26,675
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 40 25 15 29,475 14,820 14,655
Age group 20-24 attending full time 0 0 0 14,825 6,910 7,915
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 0 0 0 10,405 4,880 5,525
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 0 0 0 805 445 360
Age group 20-24 attending part time 0 0 0 1,430 800 630
     
Highest Level of Schooling Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 95 55 45 100,280 48,510 51,775
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 36.8 45.5 33.3 20.7 23.5 18.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 15.8 18.2 22.2 27.4 28.1 26.7
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 15.8 27.3 0.0 19.2 21.3 17.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 21.1 18.2 22.2 16.4 13.7 19.0
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 10.5 0.0 22.2 16.3 13.4 19.1
Total population aged 35-44 75 35 40 85,045 41,160 43,890
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 60.0 71.4 50.0 29.9 30.9 28.9
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 20.0 28.6 25.0 16.5 15.7 17.1
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 20.0 28.6 25.0 25.3 27.4 23.4
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 0.0 0.0 0.0 15.7 13.9 17.4
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.6 12.0 13.2
Total population aged 45-64 145 65 75 135,275 66,645 68,630
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 86.2 76.9 100.0 44.6 41.3 47.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 6.9 15.4 0.0 14.1 13.0 15.3
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 10.3 15.4 0.0 18.8 23.7 14.0
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 0.0 0.0 0.0 9.9 8.9 10.9
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 0.0 0.0 0.0 12.6 13.2 12.1
     
Earnings in 2000 Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 275 150 125 251,545 134,080 117,465
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 14,409 19,744 7,856 24,165 29,267 18,341
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 35R 20 0 104,925R 57,025 47,895
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 38,267 44,512 0 37,910 44,607 29,935
     
Income in 2000 Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 435     387,735    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 12,817     16,050    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 58.2     69.3    
Government transfers - % of income 42.1     21.2    
Other money - % of income 0.9     9.5    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 285 160 125 263,280 140,240 123,040
English 285 160 125 261,530 139,515 122,010
French 0 0 0 705 265 440
Non-official language 0 0 0 450 205 245
English and French 0 0 0 220 85 135
English and non-official language 0 0 0 365 160 205
French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 10 0
     
Place of Work Status Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 115 65 45 188,815 97,500 91,315
Worked at home 10 10 10 11,570 5,340 6,230
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0 590 470 125
No fixed workplace address 40 35 10 15,865 12,640 3,225
Worked at usual place 65 25 40 160,790 79,050 81,740
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 105 60 45 176,655 91,690 84,970
Car, truck, van, as driver 70 40 25 134,940 72,765 62,180
Car, truck, van, as passenger 10 0 10 18,615 6,965 11,645
Public transit 0 0 0 3,080 1,430 1,655
Walked or bicycled 15 0 15 14,855 6,665 8,190
Other method 10 10 0 5,165 3,865 1,300
     
Unpaid Work Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 400 200 200 370,100 171,870 198,230
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 390 190 200 364,420 168,275 196,145
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 130 50 80 156,910 66,620 90,290
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 140 75 70 77,235 30,775 46,460
     
Labour Force Indicators Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 52.7 55.1 48.8 57.6 63.2 52.3
Employment rate (39) 23.7 26.5 23.3 45.1 47.9 42.4
Unemployment rate (40) 53.1 55.6 52.4 21.8 24.2 19.1
     
Industry Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 240 135 105 232,260 124,350 107,915
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 100 80 15 22,640 18,690 3,950
Manufacturing and construction industries 45 25 25 39,020 29,980 9,045
Wholesale and retail trade 25 15 10 36,555 17,990 18,560
Finance and real estate 0 0 0 7,085 2,735 4,350
Health and education 25 0 20 45,320 12,380 32,945
Business services 35 20 15 30,590 19,505 11,085
Other services 20 0 20 51,055 23,075 27,980
     
Occupation Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 240 140 105 232,260 124,350 107,910
Management occupations 0 0 0 19,020 11,845 7,180
Business, finance and administration occupations 10 0 10 32,565 8,375 24,185
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10 10 0 11,950 9,820 2,130
Health occupations 0 0 0 13,680 2,945 10,735
Social science, education, government service and religion 10 0 10 17,920 7,120 10,800
Art, culture, recreation and sport 0 0 0 4,605 1,945 2,660
Sales and service occupations 50 10 45 59,360 20,635 38,720
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 45 35 15 39,955 37,870 2,075
Occupations unique to primary industry 95 80 15 18,105 14,860 3,245
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 25 0 20 15,100 8,940 6,170
     
Selected Family Characteristics Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 170     154,380    
Number of married-couple families 130     116,435    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.2     3.1    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 20     14,895    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.5     2.8    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 15     23,050    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 3.0     2.4    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 10     18,935    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 0.0     2.5    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 0     4,115    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 0.0     2.4    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 36,559     41,214    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 36,588     45,253    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 18,659     19,908    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 210     189,040    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 85     68,065    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 65     58,405    
One-person households 40     34,060    
Other household types (15) 15     28,510    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 29,550     37,614    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 12,621     15,227    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 36,559     43,213    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 10     41,155    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 0     513    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 200     147,370    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 248     534    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Fogo Island Region, Region Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 210     189,040    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 205     147,750    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 0     41,170    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 195     162,200    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 15     26,840    
Average value of dwelling ($) 48,559     76,283    
     

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