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Population and Dwelling Counts Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 40,167     11,410,046    
Population in 1996 (2) 34,857     10,753,573    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) 15.2     6.1    
Total private dwellings 13,412     4,556,240    
Population density per square kilometre 809.7     12.6    
Land area (square km) 49.61     907,655.59    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 40,170 19,695 20,470 11,410,050 5,577,055 5,832,990
Age 0-4 2,905 1,500 1,405 671,250 343,340 327,905
Age 5-14 7,190 3,725 3,465 1,561,500 801,355 760,145
Age 15-19 3,045 1,635 1,405 769,420 394,915 374,500
Age 20-24 1,935 985 950 718,420 359,645 358,775
Age 25-44 12,820 6,060 6,760 3,518,010 1,724,535 1,793,480
Age 45-54 6,105 2,980 3,115 1,635,280 801,540 833,740
Age 55-64 2,765 1,390 1,375 1,064,000 520,565 543,430
Age 65-74 1,920 890 1,030 818,165 383,625 434,545
Age 75-84 1,100 410 690 503,930 202,265 301,665
Age 85 and over 385 105 275 150,075 45,260 104,810
Median age of the population 35.8 34.6 36.7 37.2 36.4 38.0
% of the population ages 15 and over 74.9 73.4 76.2 80.4 79.5 81.3
     
Common-law Status Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 30,070 14,465 15,605 9,177,300 4,432,360 4,744,935
Not in a common-law relationship 28,500 13,680 14,815 8,592,795 4,138,645 4,454,140
In a common-law relationship 1,570 780 790 584,505 293,715 290,790
     
Legal Marital Status Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 30,070 14,465 15,605 9,177,300 4,432,365 4,744,935
Single (6) 7,760 4,105 3,650 2,793,080 1,490,270 1,302,805
Married (7) 18,140 9,060 9,085 4,897,095 2,450,975 2,446,125
Separated (8) 950 400 545 311,380 136,075 175,305
Divorced (9) 1,835 665 1,165 597,595 249,825 347,770
Widowed (10) 1,390 235 1,160 578,145 105,215 472,935
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 39,815 19,560 20,250 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
English only 33,630 16,600 17,030 7,965,225 3,913,300 4,051,925
French only 770 315 460 485,630 230,080 255,550
Both English and French 90 45 45 37,135 17,165 19,975
Other languages (20) 5,315 2,600 2,715 2,797,555 1,368,600 1,428,950
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 39,285 19,320 19,965 11,156,120 5,462,480 5,693,640
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 35,525 17,375 18,145 9,610,125 4,696,350 4,913,765
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 3,270 1,650 1,615 1,321,240 653,755 667,480
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 495 290 205 224,760 112,365 112,395
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 36,860 18,055 18,810 10,609,755 5,183,200 5,426,555
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 21,040 10,255 10,785 6,067,755 2,951,790 3,115,965
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 13,675 6,665 7,010 3,784,170 1,855,225 1,928,945
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 2,145 1,130 1,010 757,830 376,190 381,650
     
Immigration Characteristics Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 39,810 19,565 20,250 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
Canadian-born population (23) 32,380 15,910 16,470 8,164,860 4,029,890 4,134,965
Foreign-born population (24) 7,195 3,495 3,695 3,030,075 1,453,510 1,576,565
Immigrated before 1991 5,590 2,745 2,850 2,007,705 964,585 1,043,120
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 1,600 755 845 1,022,370 488,930 533,440
Non-permanent residents (26) 235 155 85 90,615 45,745 44,870
     
Aboriginal Population Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 39,810 19,565 20,250 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Aboriginal identity population (27) 220 110 110 188,315 91,140 97,180
Non-Aboriginal population 39,595 19,450 20,140 11,097,235 5,438,010 5,659,225
     
Visible Minority Status Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 39,815 19,565 20,250 11,285,550 5,529,145 5,756,400
Visible minority population (31) 2,780 1,380 1,395 2,153,045 1,049,890 1,103,160
Chinese 540 260 285 481,510 234,925 246,585
South Asian 470 245 225 554,870 281,355 273,510
Black 420 200 220 411,090 193,110 217,980
Filipino 285 85 200 156,515 67,090 89,425
Latin American 230 130 95 106,835 51,965 54,870
Southeast Asian 70 40 25 86,410 42,655 43,750
Arab 85 55 30 88,545 47,385 41,155
West Asian 110 40 70 67,100 35,440 31,660
Korean 205 125 85 53,955 26,090 27,855
Japanese 170 100 65 24,925 11,840 13,085
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 115 55 55 78,915 36,915 42,000
Multiple visible minorities (29) 75 35 40 42,375 21,110 21,265
All others (30) 37,035 18,180 18,855 9,132,500 4,479,255 4,653,245
     
Religion Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 39,815 19,560 20,250 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Catholic (57) 13,360 6,375 6,985 3,911,760 1,891,660 2,020,100
Protestant 16,350 7,795 8,555 3,935,745 1,841,175 2,094,565
Christian Orthodox 790 405 380 264,055 132,490 131,570
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 590 240 350 301,935 144,215 157,720
Muslim 355 185 170 352,525 181,935 170,595
Jewish 1,080 530 550 190,795 92,920 97,875
Buddhist 110 60 55 128,320 61,100 67,220
Hindu 60 20 40 217,560 109,580 107,975
Sikh 15 10 10 104,790 53,390 51,395
Eastern religions (59) 55 30 25 17,785 8,745 9,035
Other religions (60) 65 40 30 18,985 8,530 10,455
No religious affiliation (61) 6,980 3,870 3,110 1,841,290 1,003,405 837,885
     
School Attendance Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 3,460 1,785 1,680 1,060,115 519,905 540,215
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 2,205 1,200 1,005 570,550 291,735 278,810
Age group 20-24 attending full time 1,000 470 530 312,470 148,215 164,255
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 1,315 545 770 436,730 187,750 248,980
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 45 35 10 19,045 9,675 9,375
Age group 20-24 attending part time 210 135 70 57,580 29,190 28,390
     
Highest Level of Schooling Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 6,395 3,115 3,280 2,263,910 1,112,910 1,150,995
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 7.0 8.3 5.8 13.2 14.9 11.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 34.2 37.6 31.1 33.7 36.1 31.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 6.6 8.3 4.9 7.9 9.6 6.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 21.9 19.7 23.9 19.5 16.5 22.4
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 30.3 25.8 34.3 25.7 23.0 28.4
Total population aged 35-44 8,335 3,865 4,470 1,949,840 954,260 995,580
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 8.9 8.8 8.9 17.3 18.8 16.0
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 24.9 26.5 23.5 25.6 23.7 27.5
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 8.2 9.8 6.7 11.5 15.0 8.2
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 20.9 18.8 22.8 21.2 18.0 24.3
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 37.2 36.1 38.1 24.3 24.6 24.1
Total population aged 45-64 8,860 4,400 4,465 2,684,705 1,311,380 1,373,325
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 12.4 10.6 14.2 27.5 26.5 28.4
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 23.7 20.9 26.3 22.9 19.9 25.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 9.7 13.2 6.2 11.6 15.8 7.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 20.8 18.0 23.6 16.6 13.8 19.2
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 33.5 37.4 29.7 21.5 24.0 19.0
     
Earnings in 2000 Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 23,925 12,300 11,630 6,319,535 3,311,105 3,008,425
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 49,864 65,072 33,782 35,185 42,719 26,894
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 14,160R 8,350 5,810 3,527,045R 2,061,355 1,465,690
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 66,112 78,376 48,475 47,299 53,937 37,962
     
Income in 2000 Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 28,375     8,598,560    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 34,595     24,816    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 87.2     78.7    
Government transfers - % of income 4.1     9.8    
Other money - % of income 8.7     11.5    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 24,360 12,510 11,850 6,512,560 3,408,090 3,104,475
English 24,000 12,410 11,585 6,227,550 3,271,705 2,955,845
French 150 10 145 88,720 38,320 50,395
Non-official language 85 50 35 103,035 52,835 50,210
English and French 90 20 70 47,865 21,580 26,285
English and non-official language 35 20 15 43,500 22,760 20,745
French and non-official language 0 0 0 265 140 120
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 1,625 750 870
     
Place of Work Status Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 21,785 11,455 10,325 5,713,900 3,027,620 2,686,285
Worked at home 1,840 870 970 406,230 202,530 203,700
Worked outside Canada 85 70 15 33,935 22,600 11,335
No fixed workplace address 1,685 1,260 430 466,950 352,800 114,145
Worked at usual place 18,175 9,260 8,915 4,806,790 2,449,685 2,357,100
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 19,860 10,515 9,345 5,273,740 2,802,490 2,471,250
Car, truck, van, as driver 16,380 9,125 7,245 3,831,095 2,190,400 1,640,695
Car, truck, van, as passenger 1,395 545 855 372,460 149,805 222,655
Public transit 1,165 450 715 672,310 270,755 401,550
Walked or bicycled 785 310 470 349,020 166,930 182,095
Other method 135 85 50 48,855 24,595 24,265
     
Unpaid Work Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 27,330 12,970 14,360 8,229,410 3,886,440 4,342,975
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 26,960 12,680 14,280 8,112,435 3,812,780 4,299,655
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 14,385 6,560 7,825 3,448,335 1,515,125 1,933,210
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 5,380 2,135 3,240 1,641,305 676,295 965,015
     
Labour Force Indicators Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 76.5 83.4 70.0 67.3 73.4 61.5
Employment rate (39) 73.4 80.0 67.3 63.2 69.1 57.6
Unemployment rate (40) 4.0 4.0 3.9 6.1 5.8 6.5
     
Industry Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 22,530 11,870 10,665 5,992,765 3,173,280 2,819,490
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 320 195 125 191,020 135,925 55,090
Manufacturing and construction industries 4,130 2,990 1,140 1,316,580 979,715 336,870
Wholesale and retail trade 4,395 2,360 2,035 950,730 484,505 466,230
Finance and real estate 2,040 990 1,050 401,445 171,350 230,095
Health and education 3,490 770 2,720 902,990 212,830 690,165
Business services 4,925 2,945 1,985 1,145,910 674,075 471,835
Other services 3,225 1,620 1,605 1,084,090 514,875 569,210
     
Occupation Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 22,530 11,870 10,660 5,992,765 3,173,275 2,819,490
Management occupations 4,455 3,075 1,380 685,390 434,475 250,915
Business, finance and administration occupations 4,635 1,340 3,295 1,097,835 311,995 785,835
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,910 1,470 440 422,510 326,940 95,570
Health occupations 855 145 705 286,305 58,840 227,460
Social science, education, government service and religion 1,975 520 1,460 455,825 150,560 305,270
Art, culture, recreation and sport 765 380 385 171,840 79,010 92,830
Sales and service occupations 4,860 2,380 2,485 1,371,250 590,350 780,900
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,000 1,800 195 845,130 778,735 66,390
Occupations unique to primary industry 355 265 90 164,365 122,555 41,805
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 715 490 220 492,320 319,815 172,505
     
Selected Family Characteristics Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 11,220     3,190,990    
Number of married-couple families 9,005     2,406,340    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.4     3.2    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 815     298,540    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.5     2.7    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 1,400     486,105    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.5    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 1,155     401,240    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.6    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 250     84,860    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.5    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 88,459     61,024    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 94,085     66,476    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 52,075     33,724    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 12,990     4,219,410    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 6,335     1,376,975    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 3,165     1,179,330    
One-person households 1,765     990,160    
Other household types (15) 1,735     672,950    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 84,682     53,626    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 38,936     25,253    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 91,117     64,201    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 2,000     1,346,990    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 945     753    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 10,995     2,816,220    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 1,351     964    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Aurora, Town Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 12,990     4,219,415    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 10,995     2,862,300    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 1,995     1,351,365    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 9,085     3,615,880    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 3,905     603,530    
Average value of dwelling ($) 285,768     199,884    
     

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