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Population and Dwelling Counts Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 40,876     3,907,738    
Population in 1996 (2) 43,618     3,724,500    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) - 6.3     4.9    
Total private dwellings 16,340     1,643,969    
Population density per square kilometre 0.4     4.2    
Land area (square km) 91,910.63     926,492.48    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 40,875 21,085 19,790 3,907,740 1,919,100 1,988,635
Age 0-4 2,750 1,440 1,310 205,650 105,370 100,285
Age 5-14 6,950 3,640 3,310 500,415 256,560 243,855
Age 15-19 3,540 1,865 1,670 270,275 139,195 131,085
Age 20-24 2,240 1,150 1,090 244,065 121,945 122,120
Age 25-44 12,380 6,110 6,265 1,174,775 573,415 601,365
Age 45-54 6,230 3,300 2,925 599,705 297,030 302,680
Age 55-64 3,635 1,975 1,660 379,750 188,910 190,840
Age 65-74 2,105 1,125 985 286,710 139,535 147,175
Age 75-84 865 395 465 186,345 77,325 109,020
Age 85 and over 175 75 100 60,030 19,815 40,220
Median age of the population 34.2 34.3 34.1 38.4 37.8 39.0
% of the population ages 15 and over 76.3 75.9 76.7 81.9 81.1 82.7
     
Common-law Status Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 31,175 16,005 15,170 3,201,670 1,557,170 1,644,500
Not in a common-law relationship 27,560 14,205 13,355 2,966,610 1,439,300 1,527,310
In a common-law relationship 3,610 1,800 1,810 235,060 117,870 117,190
     
Legal Marital Status Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 31,175 16,005 15,170 3,201,665 1,557,170 1,644,495
Single (6) 10,925 6,215 4,710 1,011,280 547,390 463,890
Married (7) 15,490 7,760 7,730 1,626,225 812,310 813,920
Separated (8) 1,300 670 635 109,970 48,650 61,320
Divorced (9) 2,130 1,050 1,085 260,270 111,815 148,450
Widowed (10) 1,330 310 1,015 193,920 37,000 156,920
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 40,720 20,995 19,725 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,795
English only 33,370 17,150 16,220 2,825,780 1,403,230 1,422,545
French only 820 415 405 54,405 27,340 27,060
Both English and French 60 25 35 6,785 3,360 3,425
Other languages (20) 6,470 3,400 3,065 981,910 470,145 511,765
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 40,225 20,750 19,470 3,830,075 1,884,010 1,946,060
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 34,385 17,865 16,525 3,202,155 1,573,055 1,629,105
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 5,245 2,625 2,620 524,880 259,945 264,940
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 590 260 330 103,040 51,015 52,025
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 37,940 19,555 18,385 3,661,945 1,798,105 1,863,840
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 23,055 12,020 11,035 1,967,860 966,245 1,001,610
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 13,500 6,880 6,620 1,344,700 661,695 683,005
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 1,380 655 730 349,385 170,165 179,220
     
Immigration Characteristics Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 40,725 20,995 19,725 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Canadian-born population (23) 35,475 18,300 17,180 2,821,870 1,405,005 1,416,865
Foreign-born population (24) 5,135 2,650 2,485 1,009,815 481,620 528,200
Immigrated before 1991 4,610 2,435 2,180 639,200 307,225 331,975
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 520 215 305 370,615 174,395 196,215
Non-permanent residents (26) 115 50 65 37,185 17,455 19,735
     
Aboriginal Population Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 40,725 20,995 19,725 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,795
Aboriginal identity population (27) 10,960 5,590 5,375 170,025 83,220 86,805
Non-Aboriginal population 29,760 15,405 14,350 3,698,850 1,820,860 1,877,985
     
Visible Minority Status Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 40,720 20,995 19,725 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Visible minority population (31) 1,790 835 950 836,445 404,425 432,020
Chinese 145 65 75 365,490 176,765 188,720
South Asian 975 415 555 210,295 105,040 105,255
Black 170 85 85 25,465 13,525 11,940
Filipino 225 95 135 64,005 26,385 37,625
Latin American 135 90 50 23,885 11,550 12,335
Southeast Asian 0 0 10 34,970 16,855 18,115
Arab 10 10 0 6,605 3,805 2,805
West Asian 0 0 0 22,380 11,665 10,720
Korean 20 0 15 31,965 15,255 16,705
Japanese 70 50 25 32,730 14,400 18,330
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 10 10 0 4,195 2,150 2,040
Multiple visible minorities (29) 25 25 0 14,465 7,040 7,425
All others (30) 38,935 20,155 18,775 3,032,430 1,499,655 1,532,775
     
Religion Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 40,725 20,995 19,725 3,868,875 1,904,080 1,964,790
Catholic (57) 9,125 4,720 4,405 675,320 324,190 351,130
Protestant 16,685 8,190 8,495 1,213,290 549,525 663,765
Christian Orthodox 155 90 65 35,655 18,190 17,465
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 1,715 805 905 200,340 95,300 105,040
Muslim 30 20 10 56,220 28,765 27,450
Jewish 10 10 0 21,230 10,485 10,745
Buddhist 45 10 35 85,540 38,910 46,625
Hindu 145 55 85 31,495 15,465 16,035
Sikh 675 300 380 135,310 67,995 67,315
Eastern religions (59) 80 40 40 9,975 4,660 5,310
Other religions (60) 120 35 75 16,205 7,000 9,200
No religious affiliation (61) 11,935 6,715 5,225 1,388,300 743,585 644,715
     
School Attendance Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 3,750 1,810 1,940 351,640 173,530 178,110
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 2,395 1,210 1,190 185,830 96,020 89,810
Age group 20-24 attending full time 610 310 300 89,940 42,860 47,085
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 1,720 645 1,075 192,775 82,435 110,340
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 160 70 95 16,240 7,930 8,310
Age group 20-24 attending part time 250 130 115 31,065 15,060 16,005
     
Highest Level of Schooling Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 7,640 3,770 3,870 758,040 372,430 385,605
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 20.9 24.4 17.6 14.6 16.6 12.7
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 40.5 38.7 42.2 34.5 35.8 33.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 14.0 17.6 10.5 10.5 13.0 8.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 14.9 12.1 17.7 17.0 13.8 20.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 9.6 7.0 12.1 23.5 20.8 26.0
Total population aged 35-44 6,950 3,435 3,515 653,345 316,875 336,465
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 22.5 25.2 19.9 17.5 19.2 15.9
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 29.6 25.0 33.9 25.0 22.7 27.1
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 17.0 25.3 8.8 14.3 19.2 9.6
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 18.9 14.7 23.0 20.2 16.5 23.7
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 12.0 9.8 14.4 23.0 22.5 23.6
Total population aged 45-64 9,865 5,270 4,595 974,980 481,335 493,645
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 34.5 33.5 35.6 23.5 22.8 24.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 20.5 18.3 23.1 22.3 19.5 25.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 16.4 23.2 8.4 14.3 19.6 9.1
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 15.9 12.9 19.5 17.5 14.2 20.8
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 12.7 12.1 13.4 22.4 23.8 21.0
     
Earnings in 2000 Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 21,690 12,035 9,660 2,128,545 1,114,860 1,013,690
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 31,937 40,113 21,749 31,544 38,039 24,401
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 9,255R 5,750 3,500 1,024,240R 602,705 421,535
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 47,870 55,283 35,696 44,307 50,191 35,895
     
Income in 2000 Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 29,025     2,990,520    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 21,062     22,095    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 81.9     75.8    
Government transfers - % of income 11.8     11.8    
Other money - % of income 6.3     12.4    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 22,590 12,485 10,105 2,209,795 1,157,265 1,052,525
English 22,355 12,375 9,985 2,115,380 1,110,105 1,005,275
French 35 15 25 4,585 1,495 3,090
Non-official language 85 40 45 67,430 33,965 33,460
English and French 20 10 10 2,270 1,105 1,165
English and non-official language 90 55 40 19,660 10,385 9,280
French and non-official language 0 0 0 65 10 55
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 405 200 210
     
Place of Work Status Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 17,505 9,520 7,985 1,883,975 991,410 892,565
Worked at home 970 410 560 171,390 80,285 91,105
Worked outside Canada 25 10 10 12,240 8,645 3,595
No fixed workplace address 2,085 1,590 500 210,510 160,430 50,075
Worked at usual place 14,430 7,510 6,925 1,489,840 742,050 747,790
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 16,510 9,095 7,415 1,700,345 902,485 797,865
Car, truck, van, as driver 13,040 7,410 5,635 1,274,640 710,570 564,070
Car, truck, van, as passenger 1,235 665 570 121,415 50,610 70,800
Public transit 175 70 105 128,180 50,820 77,355
Walked or bicycled 1,770 760 1,010 154,145 76,180 77,955
Other method 290 200 90 21,980 14,300 7,675
     
Unpaid Work Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 28,760 14,405 14,360 2,882,230 1,371,515 1,510,720
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 28,325 14,105 14,215 2,842,265 1,346,590 1,495,675
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 15,245 6,930 8,310 1,147,875 503,100 644,775
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 6,230 2,680 3,550 564,820 230,520 334,295
     
Labour Force Indicators Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 68.1 74.1 61.7 65.2 70.7 59.9
Employment rate (39) 56.4 59.7 53.0 59.6 64.3 55.1
Unemployment rate (40) 17.1 19.5 14.2 8.5 9.0 8.0
     
Industry Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 20,215 11,335 8,875 2,014,600 1,068,030 946,575
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 1,705 1,470 235 104,335 75,865 28,475
Manufacturing and construction industries 4,985 4,255 735 313,065 250,585 62,480
Wholesale and retail trade 2,725 1,250 1,475 315,425 163,425 152,000
Finance and real estate 605 200 400 122,165 52,400 69,755
Health and education 3,650 745 2,905 339,730 85,505 254,225
Business services 2,435 1,580 860 395,530 241,105 154,420
Other services 4,110 1,835 2,275 424,360 199,145 225,210
     
Occupation Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 20,215 11,340 8,875 2,014,600 1,068,030 946,570
Management occupations 1,650 1,015 635 218,445 140,275 78,170
Business, finance and administration occupations 2,700 500 2,195 353,710 91,600 262,110
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 860 735 125 123,755 100,055 23,705
Health occupations 770 150 620 105,690 24,305 81,385
Social science, education, government service and religion 1,960 530 1,435 160,650 56,050 104,600
Art, culture, recreation and sport 380 170 210 67,325 32,310 35,015
Sales and service occupations 4,840 1,775 3,060 514,985 216,480 298,505
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 4,080 3,870 210 288,940 271,610 17,335
Occupations unique to primary industry 1,245 1,100 145 84,525 63,380 21,145
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 1,740 1,500 240 96,585 71,980 24,605
     
Selected Family Characteristics Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 11,565     1,086,030    
Number of married-couple families 7,690     797,490    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.2     3.1    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 1,815     120,125    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 3.1     2.6    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 2,065     168,415    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.5    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 1,495     136,455    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.7     2.6    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 570     31,965    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 2.4     2.4    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 56,409     54,840    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 62,551     60,278    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 25,233     30,070    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 14,610     1,534,335    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 5,110     423,455    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 3,930     437,915    
One-person households 3,000     418,135    
Other household types (15) 2,570     254,825    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 52,091     46,802    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 24,834     23,703    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 59,081     57,773    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 3,130     506,585    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 626     751    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 9,305     989,325    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 724     904    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Kitimat-Stikine Regional District (CD) British Columbia
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 14,605     1,534,335    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 10,575     1,017,490    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 3,585     512,365    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 12,150     1,195,570    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 2,460     338,765    
Average value of dwelling ($) 128,392     230,645    
     

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