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Population and Dwelling Counts Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 72,406     3,907,738    
Population in 1996 (2) 75,150     3,724,500    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) - 3.7     4.9    
Land area (square km) 315.99     926,492.48    
Population density per square kilometre 229.1     4.2    
     
Aboriginal identity population in 2001 Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (37) 71,990 36,025 35,965 3,868,870 1,904,085 1,964,795
Aboriginal identity population (3) 7,155 3,360 3,795 170,025 83,220 86,805
North American Indian single response (18) 3,755 1,655 2,095 118,295 57,690 60,600
Métis single response 3,185 1,610 1,575 44,265 22,145 22,125
Inuit single response 10 0 10 800 330 475
Multiple Aboriginal responses 40 30 20 1,170 590 585
Aboriginal responses not included elsewhere (19) 170 70 100 5,490 2,465 3,020
Non-Aboriginal population 64,835 32,665 32,170 3,698,845 1,820,860 1,877,990
     
Registered Indian Status Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (37) 71,990 36,025 35,965 3,868,875 1,904,085 1,964,790
Registered Indian (4) 3,175 1,365 1,815 103,550 50,275 53,270
Not a registered Indian 68,815 34,660 34,150 3,765,330 1,853,800 1,911,525
     
Age Characteristics of the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (5) 7,155 3,360 3,795 170,025 83,220 86,810
Age 0-4 745 315 430 15,445 7,830 7,615
Age 5-14 1,650 910 735 36,550 18,890 17,660
Age 15-19 840 365 470 16,315 8,220 8,095
Age 20-24 595 280 315 12,415 6,045 6,370
Age 25-44 2,070 1,000 1,070 53,030 25,145 27,885
Age 45-54 715 240 475 18,860 8,945 9,910
Age 55-64 365 150 215 10,165 4,770 5,400
Age 65-74 145 85 60 4,995 2,425 2,565
Age 75-84 40 10 25 1,890 795 1,095
Age 85 and over 0 0 0 355 145 210
Median age of the Aboriginal identity population 22.7 21.5 23.9 26.8 25.5 28.0
% of the Aboriginal identity population ages 15 and over 66.5 63.7 69.2 69.4 67.9 70.9
     
Common-law Status of the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (6) 4,760 2,140 2,625 118,030 56,495 61,530
Not in a common-law relationship 4,070 1,810 2,260 98,005 47,350 50,655
In a common-law relationship 695 330 365 20,020 9,145 10,875
     
Legal Marital Status of the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (7) 4,765 2,140 2,625 118,025 56,495 61,530
Single (8) 2,705 1,280 1,420 62,165 32,625 29,540
Married (9) 1,200 530 670 34,240 16,050 18,190
Separated (10) 380 155 225 6,825 2,630 4,195
Divorced (11) 355 145 205 10,365 4,135 6,230
Widowed (12) 125 20 105 4,440 1,060 3,380
     
Language Characteristics of the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Aboriginal identity population 7,155 3,365 3,795 170,025 83,220 86,805
Knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) (13) 500 210 290 16,605 7,905 8,705
Knowledge of English only (14) 6,365 3,015 3,355 144,935 71,525 73,405
Knowledge of French only (14) 0 0 0 35 25 0
Knowledge of English and French only (15) 220 105 115 5,765 2,575 3,185
Knowledge of other languages (13) 75 35 40 2,685 1,185 1,500
% of the Aboriginal identity population with Aboriginal language(s) first learned and still understood 5.6 4.5 6.7 7.4 7.0 7.8
% of the Aboriginal identity population with Aboriginal language(s) spoken at home 2.2 1.6 2.8 4.5 4.6 4.4
% of the Aboriginal identity population with knowledge of Aboriginal language(s) 7.0 6.2 7.6 9.8 9.5 10.0
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 year ago for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (16) 7,010 3,300 3,705 167,215 81,750 85,465
Lived at the same address one year ago 4,580 2,260 2,315 125,820 61,820 64,005
Lived within the same prov./terr. one year ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 1,960 830 1,120 26,255 12,645 13,610
Lived within the same prov./terr. one year ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the prov./terr. 365 165 205 12,435 5,915 6,520
Lived in a different prov./terr. or country one year ago 105 45 65 2,705 1,375 1,330
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 years ago for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (17) 6,410 3,050 3,365 154,580 75,390 79,185
Lived at the same address five years ago 2,200 1,125 1,075 71,010 35,765 35,240
Lived within the same prov./terr. five years ago, but changed address within the same census subdivision (municipality) 2,710 1,270 1,440 46,945 22,190 24,755
Lived within the same prov./terr. five years ago, but changed address from another census subdivision (municipality) within the prov./terr. 1,115 460 650 29,650 14,090 15,560
Lived in a different prov./terr. or country five years ago 380 190 190 6,970 3,340 3,635
     
School Attendance for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 and over attending school full time 895 340 550 18,250 8,190 10,060
Age 15-24 attending full time 610 240 375 12,575 6,095 6,475
Age 25 and over attending full time 285 105 180 5,675 2,090 3,580
Total population 15 and over attending school part time 365 135 230 8,290 3,125 5,160
Age 15-24 attending part time 175 55 120 2,780 1,290 1,490
Age 25 and over attending part time 190 80 105 5,505 1,840 3,665
     
Highest Level of Schooling for the Aboriginal Identity Population 25 Years and Over Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 25 years and over 3,330 1,490 1,845 89,295 42,230 47,070
Persons with less than a high school graduation certificate 1,290 620 675 33,925 17,185 16,740
Persons with a high school graduation certificate 440 180 260 8,740 4,335 4,405
Persons with some postsecondary education (21) 565 240 325 12,235 5,470 6,765
Persons with a trades, college or university certificate or diploma (below bachelor's degree) (22) 915 390 520 29,770 13,525 16,245
Persons with a university degree at bachelor's level or higher 120 55 65 4,630 1,715 2,915
% of the population 25 years of age and over with less than a high school graduation certificate 38.7 41.6 36.6 38.0 40.7 35.6
% of the population 25 years of age with a high school graduation certificate 13.2 12.1 14.1 9.8 10.3 9.4
% of the population 25 years of age with some postsecondary education (21) 17.0 16.1 17.6 13.7 13.0 14.4
% of the population 25 years of age with a trades, college or university certificate or diploma (below bachelor's degree) (22) 27.5 26.2 28.2 33.3 32.0 34.5
% of the population 25 years of age with a university degree at bachelor's level or higher 3.6 3.7 3.5 5.2 4.1 6.2
     
Earnings Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (23) 2,800 1,415 1,390 74,025 38,490 35,530
Average earnings(all persons with earnings($)) 22,724 26,980 18,396 21,403 24,796 17,728
Worked full year, full time (counts) (24) 1,195 610 590 25,425 13,690 11,740
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 33,802 38,736 28,705 34,696 39,351 29,268
     
Income Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (34) 4,320     108,895    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (35) 13,196     13,242    
Composition of total income (100%) (36) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 74.2     74.9    
Government transfer - % of income 22.5     20.6    
Other money - % of income 3.3     4.5    
     
Labour Force Indicators for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (31) 60.4 69.3 53.3 62.9 68.8 57.5
Employment rate (32) 44.9 49.6 41.0 48.7 51.1 46.6
Unemployment rate (33) 25.9 28.4 22.9 22.5 25.8 19.0
     
Industry Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (28) 2,600 1,365 1,235 69,430 36,555 32,870
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 300 235 60 7,565 6,355 1,210
Manufacturing and construction industries 415 345 70 11,610 9,470 2,140
Wholesale and retail trade 375 205 170 7,945 3,745 4,200
Finance and real estate 105 55 50 1,830 635 1,190
Health and education 375 75 300 10,815 2,065 8,745
Business services 395 215 175 9,960 6,100 3,860
Other services 645 225 415 19,700 8,180 11,525
     
Occupation Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (30) 2,605 1,365 1,235 69,425 36,550 32,870
Management occupations 175 130 45 4,525 2,325 2,200
Business, finance and administration occupations 300 60 240 9,175 1,625 7,550
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 65 55 10 2,330 1,860 470
Health occupations 90 10 80 2,020 350 1,670
Social science, education, government service and religion 175 45 130 6,590 1,675 4,915
Art, culture, recreation and sport 55 20 40 1,795 900 900
Sales and service occupations 835 275 560 19,405 7,310 12,095
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 470 425 45 11,740 10,755 985
Occupations unique to primary industry 240 190 55 7,255 6,160 1,090
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 195 165 35 4,585 3,585 990
     
Place of Work Status for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (26) 2,140 1,060 1,080 57,520 28,855 28,660
Worked at home 65 30 35 4,290 1,840 2,450
Worked outside Canada 0 0 0 95 50 45
No fixed workplace address 265 210 55 9,345 7,075 2,265
Worked at usual place 1,810 820 990 43,790 19,895 23,895
     
Mode of Transportation to Work for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (27) 2,070 1,030 1,040 53,130 26,975 26,160
Car, truck, van, as driver 1,455 750 705 34,720 17,840 16,880
Car, truck, van, as passenger 290 110 185 5,615 3,070 2,550
Public transit 65 30 30 3,315 1,270 2,045
Walked or bicycled 230 120 115 8,025 3,810 4,215
Other method 35 25 10 1,455 985 470
     
Census Family Status for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Census Family Status 7,140 3,345 3,795 169,690 83,005 86,685
Spouses 1,185 535 660 33,625 15,775 17,850
Common-law partners 695 325 365 19,995 9,135 10,865
Lone parents 715 95 615 14,085 2,720 11,365
Children in census families 3,185 1,730 1,455 71,435 38,570 32,860
Non-family persons 1,365 660 705 30,555 16,805 13,745
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (20) 3,170     75,880    
Number of owned dwellings 1,400     35,355    
Number of rented dwellings 1,770     36,115    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 2,815     61,325    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 345     14,550    
Dwellings requiring regular maintenance only 1,760     38,320    
Dwellings requiring minor repairs only 1,045     23,630    
Dwellings requiring major repairs 365     13,925    
% of occupied private dwellings with more than one person per room 1.1     2.9    
Average number of persons per room 0.5     0.5    
     
Selected Household Characteristics for the Aboriginal Identity Population Prince George, City British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 3,165     75,880    
Median household income ($) 35,637     34,671    
     

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