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Population and Dwelling Counts Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 2,481,494     11,410,046    
Population in 1996 (2) 2,385,421A     10,753,573    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) 4.0     6.1    
Total private dwellings 965,554     4,556,240    
Population density per square kilometre 3,939.4     12.6    
Land area (square km) 629.91     907,655.59    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 2,481,495 1,196,560 1,284,930 11,410,050 5,577,055 5,832,990
Age 0-4 143,510 73,450 70,060 671,250 343,340 327,905
Age 5-14 290,300 149,535 140,765 1,561,500 801,355 760,145
Age 15-19 143,280 73,515 69,760 769,420 394,915 374,500
Age 20-24 165,140 80,760 84,380 718,420 359,645 358,775
Age 25-44 842,880 412,810 430,070 3,518,010 1,724,535 1,793,480
Age 45-54 337,470 160,840 176,625 1,635,280 801,540 833,740
Age 55-64 221,080 103,375 117,705 1,064,000 520,565 543,430
Age 65-74 185,175 84,280 100,900 818,165 383,625 434,545
Age 75-84 116,400 46,835 69,560 503,930 202,265 301,665
Age 85 and over 36,260 11,165 25,095 150,075 45,260 104,810
Median age of the population 36.9 36.0 37.8 37.2 36.4 38.0
% of the population ages 15 and over 82.5 81.4 83.6 80.4 79.5 81.3
     
Common-law Status Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 2,047,680 973,580 1,074,105 9,177,300 4,432,360 4,744,935
Not in a common-law relationship 1,938,655 917,180 1,021,475 8,592,795 4,138,645 4,454,140
In a common-law relationship 109,030 56,400 52,630 584,505 293,715 290,790
     
Legal Marital Status Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 2,047,680 973,575 1,074,105 9,177,300 4,432,365 4,744,935
Single (6) 730,500 378,200 352,295 2,793,080 1,490,270 1,302,805
Married (7) 983,015 492,265 490,745 4,897,095 2,450,975 2,446,125
Separated (8) 69,910 28,860 41,055 311,380 136,075 175,305
Divorced (9) 133,085 51,490 81,595 597,595 249,825 347,770
Widowed (10) 131,175 22,760 108,415 578,145 105,215 472,935
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 2,456,805 1,186,865 1,269,940 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
English only 1,271,960 613,965 657,990 7,965,225 3,913,300 4,051,925
French only 30,525 13,940 16,580 485,630 230,080 255,550
Both English and French 4,375 1,940 2,440 37,135 17,165 19,975
Other languages (20) 1,149,945 557,020 592,925 2,797,555 1,368,600 1,428,950
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 2,427,495 1,172,035 1,255,460 11,156,120 5,462,480 5,693,640
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 2,073,025 995,310 1,077,715 9,610,125 4,696,350 4,913,765
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 266,145 132,700 133,440 1,321,240 653,755 667,480
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 88,325 44,025 44,305 224,760 112,365 112,395
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 2,311,585 1,112,295 1,199,290 10,609,755 5,183,200 5,426,555
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 1,259,870 595,960 663,910 6,067,755 2,951,790 3,115,965
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 748,715 366,275 382,440 3,784,170 1,855,225 1,928,945
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 302,995 150,055 152,940 757,830 376,190 381,650
     
Immigration Characteristics Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 2,456,805 1,186,865 1,269,940 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
Canadian-born population (23) 1,198,815 591,500 607,315 8,164,860 4,029,890 4,134,965
Foreign-born population (24) 1,214,630 574,160 640,465 3,030,075 1,453,510 1,576,565
Immigrated before 1991 697,995 327,630 370,365 2,007,705 964,585 1,043,120
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 516,630 246,530 270,100 1,022,370 488,930 533,440
Non-permanent residents (26) 43,360 21,205 22,160 90,615 45,745 44,870
     
Aboriginal Population Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 2,456,805 1,186,865 1,269,935 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Aboriginal identity population (27) 11,370 5,235 6,135 188,315 91,140 97,180
Non-Aboriginal population 2,445,435 1,181,630 1,263,810 11,097,235 5,438,010 5,659,225
     
Visible Minority Status Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 2,456,805 1,186,865 1,269,935 11,285,550 5,529,145 5,756,400
Visible minority population (31) 1,051,125 505,155 545,970 2,153,045 1,049,890 1,103,160
Chinese 259,710 126,305 133,410 481,510 234,925 246,585
South Asian 253,920 128,785 125,135 554,870 281,355 273,510
Black 204,075 91,950 112,125 411,090 193,110 217,980
Filipino 86,460 36,160 50,300 156,515 67,090 89,425
Latin American 54,350 26,590 27,760 106,835 51,965 54,870
Southeast Asian 33,870 16,655 17,215 86,410 42,655 43,750
Arab 22,355 12,350 10,005 88,545 47,385 41,155
West Asian 37,205 19,570 17,630 67,100 35,440 31,660
Korean 29,755 14,355 15,400 53,955 26,090 27,855
Japanese 11,595 5,210 6,390 24,925 11,840 13,085
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 37,985 17,410 20,575 78,915 36,915 42,000
Multiple visible minorities (29) 19,855 9,815 10,035 42,375 21,110 21,265
All others (30) 1,405,680 681,710 723,965 9,132,500 4,479,255 4,653,245
     
Religion Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 2,456,805 1,186,865 1,269,940 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Catholic (57) 771,190 364,400 406,795 3,911,760 1,891,660 2,020,100
Protestant 520,400 230,600 289,800 3,935,745 1,841,175 2,094,565
Christian Orthodox 119,365 59,005 60,365 264,055 132,490 131,570
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 96,340 44,360 51,985 301,935 144,215 157,720
Muslim 165,135 85,160 79,970 352,525 181,935 170,595
Jewish 103,500 49,250 54,250 190,795 92,920 97,875
Buddhist 66,510 31,315 35,195 128,320 61,100 67,220
Hindu 118,765 60,200 58,565 217,560 109,580 107,975
Sikh 22,565 11,590 10,975 104,790 53,390 51,395
Eastern religions (59) 5,940 3,045 2,895 17,785 8,745 9,035
Other religions (60) 3,930 1,680 2,250 18,985 8,530 10,455
No religious affiliation (61) 463,165 246,270 216,900 1,841,290 1,003,405 837,885
     
School Attendance Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 252,895 121,935 130,955 1,060,115 519,905 540,215
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 112,560 57,095 55,465 570,550 291,735 278,810
Age group 20-24 attending full time 77,025 37,140 39,885 312,470 148,215 164,255
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 119,145 51,610 67,540 436,730 187,750 248,980
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 3,085 1,510 1,575 19,045 9,675 9,375
Age group 20-24 attending part time 14,990 7,175 7,825 57,580 29,190 28,390
     
Highest Level of Schooling Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 574,915 279,390 295,525 2,263,910 1,112,910 1,150,995
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 12.2 13.5 11.0 13.2 14.9 11.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 30.5 32.5 28.6 33.7 36.1 31.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 5.5 6.1 4.9 7.9 9.6 6.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 15.5 13.6 17.2 19.5 16.5 22.4
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 36.4 34.4 38.3 25.7 23.0 28.4
Total population aged 35-44 427,960 210,895 217,065 1,949,840 954,260 995,580
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 17.1 17.5 16.7 17.3 18.8 16.0
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 22.3 21.5 23.1 25.6 23.7 27.5
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 7.6 8.8 6.5 11.5 15.0 8.2
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 16.6 14.6 18.6 21.2 18.0 24.3
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 36.3 37.5 35.1 24.3 24.6 24.1
Total population aged 45-64 555,695 261,765 293,930 2,684,705 1,311,380 1,373,325
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 27.8 25.2 30.1 27.5 26.5 28.4
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 20.6 18.8 22.3 22.9 19.9 25.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 8.3 10.5 6.3 11.6 15.8 7.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 13.8 11.7 15.6 16.6 13.8 19.2
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 29.6 33.8 25.8 21.5 24.0 19.0
     
Earnings in 2000 Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 1,359,615 701,815 657,805 6,319,535 3,311,105 3,008,425
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 37,833 45,010 30,175 35,185 42,719 26,894
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 740,420R 411,450 328,975 3,527,045R 2,061,355 1,465,690
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 50,516 57,794 41,415 47,299 53,937 37,962
     
Income in 2000 Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 1,899,465     8,598,560    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 23,491     24,816    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 78.7     78.7    
Government transfers - % of income 9.5     9.8    
Other money - % of income 11.8     11.5    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 1,409,025 728,100 680,930 6,512,560 3,408,090 3,104,475
English 1,325,040 686,480 638,560 6,227,550 3,271,705 2,955,845
French 4,780 1,640 3,135 88,720 38,320 50,395
Non-official language 53,960 27,555 26,405 103,035 52,835 50,210
English and French 4,845 1,885 2,960 47,865 21,580 26,285
English and non-official language 19,735 10,190 9,550 43,500 22,760 20,745
French and non-official language 40 25 10 265 140 120
English, French and non-official language 625 325 310 1,625 750 870
     
Place of Work Status Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 1,228,015 642,305 585,705 5,713,900 3,027,620 2,686,285
Worked at home 74,750 37,120 37,625 406,230 202,530 203,700
Worked outside Canada 7,285 4,910 2,380 33,935 22,600 11,335
No fixed workplace address 106,340 77,675 28,665 466,950 352,800 114,145
Worked at usual place 1,039,630 522,600 517,035 4,806,790 2,449,685 2,357,100
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 1,145,975 600,275 545,700 5,273,740 2,802,490 2,471,250
Car, truck, van, as driver 598,405 376,180 222,225 3,831,095 2,190,400 1,640,695
Car, truck, van, as passenger 61,620 22,015 39,605 372,460 149,805 222,655
Public transit 387,485 155,300 232,180 672,310 270,755 401,550
Walked or bicycled 88,150 41,520 46,630 349,020 166,930 182,095
Other method 10,315 5,255 5,055 48,855 24,595 24,265
     
Unpaid Work Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 1,796,380 829,345 967,030 8,229,410 3,886,440 4,342,975
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 1,762,855 808,945 953,910 8,112,435 3,812,780 4,299,655
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 682,935 290,040 392,890 3,448,335 1,515,125 1,933,210
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 332,605 138,735 193,865 1,641,305 676,295 965,015
     
Labour Force Indicators Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 65.3 71.3 59.8 67.3 73.4 61.5
Employment rate (39) 60.8 66.7 55.3 63.2 69.1 57.6
Unemployment rate (40) 7.0 6.5 7.5 6.1 5.8 6.5
     
Industry Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 1,291,380 674,300 617,080 5,992,765 3,173,280 2,819,490
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 9,400 6,310 3,085 191,020 135,925 55,090
Manufacturing and construction industries 243,425 168,450 74,975 1,316,580 979,715 336,870
Wholesale and retail trade 191,100 98,815 92,285 950,730 484,505 466,230
Finance and real estate 127,875 59,285 68,585 401,445 171,350 230,095
Health and education 181,500 50,030 131,465 902,990 212,830 690,165
Business services 325,505 187,240 138,260 1,145,910 674,075 471,835
Other services 212,590 104,165 108,425 1,084,090 514,875 569,210
     
Occupation Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 1,291,380 674,300 617,080 5,992,765 3,173,275 2,819,490
Management occupations 152,215 91,700 60,515 685,390 434,475 250,915
Business, finance and administration occupations 275,410 93,075 182,340 1,097,835 311,995 785,835
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 110,635 83,780 26,855 422,510 326,940 95,570
Health occupations 57,140 15,545 41,595 286,305 58,840 227,460
Social science, education, government service and religion 107,425 39,010 68,415 455,825 150,560 305,270
Art, culture, recreation and sport 63,855 32,115 31,735 171,840 79,010 92,830
Sales and service occupations 279,165 131,520 147,650 1,371,250 590,350 780,900
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 132,550 121,385 11,165 845,130 778,735 66,390
Occupations unique to primary industry 6,130 5,150 980 164,365 122,555 41,805
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 106,860 61,020 45,840 492,320 319,815 172,505
     
Selected Family Characteristics Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 663,175     3,190,990    
Number of married-couple families 476,425     2,406,340    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.2     3.2    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 55,880     298,540    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.5     2.7    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 130,870     486,105    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.5    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 111,105     401,240    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.6     2.6    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 19,770     84,860    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.5    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 54,399     61,024    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 61,092     66,476    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 32,920     33,724    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 943,080     4,219,410    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 254,335     1,376,975    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 226,385     1,179,330    
One-person households 266,150     990,160    
Other household types (15) 196,210     672,950    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 49,345     53,626    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 28,366     25,253    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 60,551     64,201    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 464,530     1,346,990    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 852     753    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 478,545     2,816,220    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 1,082     964    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Toronto, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 943,080     4,219,415    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 478,545     2,862,300    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 464,530     1,351,365    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 875,865     3,615,880    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 67,215     603,530    
Average value of dwelling ($) 282,715     199,884    
     

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