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Population and Dwelling Counts St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 129,170     11,410,046    
Population in 1996 (2) 130,926     10,753,573    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) - 1.3     6.1    
Total private dwellings 55,815     4,556,240    
Population density per square kilometre 1,330.2     12.6    
Land area (square km) 97.11     907,655.59    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 129,170 61,810 67,360 11,410,050 5,577,055 5,832,990
Age 0-4 6,605 3,355 3,250 671,250 343,340 327,905
Age 5-14 15,540 7,920 7,625 1,561,500 801,355 760,145
Age 15-19 7,955 4,045 3,910 769,420 394,915 374,500
Age 20-24 8,180 4,030 4,145 718,420 359,645 358,775
Age 25-44 35,365 17,330 18,035 3,518,010 1,724,535 1,793,480
Age 45-54 18,280 8,805 9,475 1,635,280 801,540 833,740
Age 55-64 13,985 6,665 7,320 1,064,000 520,565 543,430
Age 65-74 11,840 5,350 6,490 818,165 383,625 434,545
Age 75-84 8,855 3,530 5,325 503,930 202,265 301,665
Age 85 and over 2,570 775 1,790 150,075 45,260 104,810
Median age of the population 40.3 38.9 41.7 37.2 36.4 38.0
% of the population ages 15 and over 82.9 81.8 83.8 80.4 79.5 81.3
     
Common-law Status St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 107,025 50,535 56,490 9,177,300 4,432,360 4,744,935
Not in a common-law relationship 100,710 47,400 53,315 8,592,795 4,138,645 4,454,140
In a common-law relationship 6,315 3,140 3,175 584,505 293,715 290,790
     
Legal Marital Status St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 107,025 50,535 56,490 9,177,300 4,432,365 4,744,935
Single (6) 30,375 16,130 14,245 2,793,080 1,490,270 1,302,805
Married (7) 54,620 27,275 27,350 4,897,095 2,450,975 2,446,125
Separated (8) 4,210 1,825 2,385 311,380 136,075 175,305
Divorced (9) 8,355 3,420 4,935 597,595 249,825 347,770
Widowed (10) 9,465 1,890 7,575 578,145 105,215 472,935
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 126,875 61,105 65,770 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
English only 101,470 49,040 52,435 7,965,225 3,913,300 4,051,925
French only 3,370 1,515 1,855 485,630 230,080 255,550
Both English and French 350 160 185 37,135 17,165 19,975
Other languages (20) 21,685 10,390 11,295 2,797,555 1,368,600 1,428,950
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 125,440 60,425 65,015 11,156,120 5,462,480 5,693,640
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 109,365 52,695 56,665 9,610,125 4,696,350 4,913,765
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 14,645 6,980 7,665 1,321,240 653,755 667,480
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 1,430 750 685 224,760 112,365 112,395
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 120,075 57,665 62,410 10,609,755 5,183,200 5,426,555
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 73,005 34,830 38,175 6,067,755 2,951,790 3,115,965
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 42,225 20,425 21,800 3,784,170 1,855,225 1,928,945
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 4,840 2,410 2,435 757,830 376,190 381,650
     
Immigration Characteristics St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 126,875 61,105 65,770 11,285,545 5,529,145 5,756,400
Canadian-born population (23) 100,235 48,450 51,780 8,164,860 4,029,890 4,134,965
Foreign-born population (24) 25,805 12,225 13,575 3,030,075 1,453,510 1,576,565
Immigrated before 1991 21,460 10,165 11,295 2,007,705 964,585 1,043,120
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 4,345 2,065 2,285 1,022,370 488,930 533,440
Non-permanent residents (26) 835 425 410 90,615 45,745 44,870
     
Aboriginal Population St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 126,875 61,110 65,770 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Aboriginal identity population (27) 1,480 695 780 188,315 91,140 97,180
Non-Aboriginal population 125,400 60,415 64,985 11,097,235 5,438,010 5,659,225
     
Visible Minority Status St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 126,875 61,105 65,770 11,285,550 5,529,145 5,756,400
Visible minority population (31) 8,375 4,205 4,170 2,153,045 1,049,890 1,103,160
Chinese 1,075 515 560 481,510 234,925 246,585
South Asian 1,385 700 685 554,870 281,355 273,510
Black 1,910 995 915 411,090 193,110 217,980
Filipino 540 235 300 156,515 67,090 89,425
Latin American 785 400 385 106,835 51,965 54,870
Southeast Asian 675 330 345 86,410 42,655 43,750
Arab 740 375 370 88,545 47,385 41,155
West Asian 130 65 60 67,100 35,440 31,660
Korean 355 195 160 53,955 26,090 27,855
Japanese 280 125 155 24,925 11,840 13,085
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 170 75 90 78,915 36,915 42,000
Multiple visible minorities (29) 330 185 145 42,375 21,110 21,265
All others (30) 118,500 56,900 61,600 9,132,500 4,479,255 4,653,245
     
Religion St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 126,875 61,105 65,770 11,285,545 5,529,150 5,756,400
Catholic (57) 43,355 21,000 22,355 3,911,760 1,891,660 2,020,100
Protestant 54,410 24,775 29,635 3,935,745 1,841,175 2,094,565
Christian Orthodox 1,820 890 930 264,055 132,490 131,570
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 3,225 1,555 1,670 301,935 144,215 157,720
Muslim 1,940 950 990 352,525 181,935 170,595
Jewish 620 325 295 190,795 92,920 97,875
Buddhist 640 335 305 128,320 61,100 67,220
Hindu 430 185 250 217,560 109,580 107,975
Sikh 160 110 50 104,790 53,390 51,395
Eastern religions (59) 50 20 30 17,785 8,745 9,035
Other religions (60) 160 75 90 18,985 8,530 10,455
No religious affiliation (61) 20,065 10,890 9,175 1,841,290 1,003,405 837,885
     
School Attendance St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 11,460 5,665 5,790 1,060,115 519,905 540,215
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 5,660 2,875 2,785 570,550 291,735 278,810
Age group 20-24 attending full time 3,785 1,725 2,060 312,470 148,215 164,255
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 4,720 1,975 2,750 436,730 187,750 248,980
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 210 70 140 19,045 9,675 9,375
Age group 20-24 attending part time 630 265 360 57,580 29,190 28,390
     
Highest Level of Schooling St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 23,950 11,730 12,220 2,263,910 1,112,910 1,150,995
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 12.9 14.6 11.3 13.2 14.9 11.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 38.2 41.0 35.5 33.7 36.1 31.5
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 9.0 9.9 8.1 7.9 9.6 6.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 19.4 16.5 22.1 19.5 16.5 22.4
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 20.5 17.9 22.9 25.7 23.0 28.4
Total population aged 35-44 19,270 9,455 9,815 1,949,840 954,260 995,580
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 18.7 19.4 18.1 17.3 18.8 16.0
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 28.5 26.8 30.1 25.6 23.7 27.5
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 13.3 18.8 8.0 11.5 15.0 8.2
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 21.4 16.6 26.0 21.2 18.0 24.3
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 18.1 18.3 17.8 24.3 24.6 24.1
Total population aged 45-64 32,095 15,460 16,635 2,684,705 1,311,380 1,373,325
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 30.1 31.1 29.1 27.5 26.5 28.4
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 23.3 19.4 27.0 22.9 19.9 25.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 13.6 17.6 9.9 11.6 15.8 7.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 16.5 13.9 18.9 16.6 13.8 19.2
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 16.5 17.9 15.1 21.5 24.0 19.0
     
Earnings in 2000 St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 67,910 35,075 32,835 6,319,535 3,311,105 3,008,425
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 30,997 39,294 22,135 35,185 42,719 26,894
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 36,005R 21,295 14,705 3,527,045R 2,061,355 1,465,690
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 42,941 50,193 32,436 47,299 53,937 37,962
     
Income in 2000 St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 100,240     8,598,560    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 21,332     24,816    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 72.6     78.7    
Government transfers - % of income 13.8     9.8    
Other money - % of income 13.6     11.5    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 70,015 36,130 33,885 6,512,560 3,408,090 3,104,475
English 69,170 35,875 33,300 6,227,550 3,271,705 2,955,845
French 220 75 145 88,720 38,320 50,395
Non-official language 195 50 150 103,035 52,835 50,210
English and French 195 50 150 47,865 21,580 26,285
English and non-official language 220 85 140 43,500 22,760 20,745
French and non-official language 0 0 0 265 140 120
English, French and non-official language 10 0 10 1,625 750 870
     
Place of Work Status St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 60,815 31,745 29,075 5,713,900 3,027,620 2,686,285
Worked at home 2,955 1,380 1,575 406,230 202,530 203,700
Worked outside Canada 350 280 70 33,935 22,600 11,335
No fixed workplace address 4,440 3,245 1,200 466,950 352,800 114,145
Worked at usual place 53,075 26,840 26,230 4,806,790 2,449,685 2,357,100
     
Mode of Transportation to Work St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 57,515 30,085 27,430 5,273,740 2,802,490 2,471,250
Car, truck, van, as driver 47,245 25,490 21,750 3,831,095 2,190,400 1,640,695
Car, truck, van, as passenger 4,360 1,845 2,510 372,460 149,805 222,655
Public transit 1,945 680 1,265 672,310 270,755 401,550
Walked or bicycled 3,430 1,775 1,650 349,020 166,930 182,095
Other method 530 285 250 48,855 24,595 24,265
     
Unpaid Work St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 95,495 44,490 51,005 8,229,410 3,886,440 4,342,975
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 94,400 43,835 50,565 8,112,435 3,812,780 4,299,655
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 37,135 16,060 21,075 3,448,335 1,515,125 1,933,210
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 19,565 7,875 11,695 1,641,305 676,295 965,015
     
Labour Force Indicators St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 62.2 68.2 56.8 67.3 73.4 61.5
Employment rate (39) 58.2 63.8 53.1 63.2 69.1 57.6
Unemployment rate (40) 6.5 6.4 6.6 6.1 5.8 6.5
     
Industry St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 64,010 33,405 30,610 5,992,765 3,173,280 2,819,490
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 1,945 1,200 750 191,020 135,925 55,090
Manufacturing and construction industries 13,975 11,245 2,730 1,316,580 979,715 336,870
Wholesale and retail trade 11,475 5,395 6,075 950,730 484,505 466,230
Finance and real estate 2,965 1,245 1,725 401,445 171,350 230,095
Health and education 10,660 2,635 8,025 902,990 212,830 690,165
Business services 9,885 5,830 4,055 1,145,910 674,075 471,835
Other services 13,100 5,850 7,250 1,084,090 514,875 569,210
     
Occupation St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 64,010 33,400 30,610 5,992,765 3,173,275 2,819,490
Management occupations 6,315 3,895 2,420 685,390 434,475 250,915
Business, finance and administration occupations 10,125 2,770 7,355 1,097,835 311,995 785,835
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 3,055 2,620 435 422,510 326,940 95,570
Health occupations 3,305 620 2,690 286,305 58,840 227,460
Social science, education, government service and religion 4,630 1,575 3,060 455,825 150,560 305,270
Art, culture, recreation and sport 1,520 690 825 171,840 79,010 92,830
Sales and service occupations 17,970 6,940 11,030 1,371,250 590,350 780,900
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 9,445 8,735 715 845,130 778,735 66,390
Occupations unique to primary industry 2,000 1,300 705 164,365 122,555 41,805
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 5,635 4,260 1,375 492,320 319,815 172,505
     
Selected Family Characteristics St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 36,185     3,190,990    
Number of married-couple families 26,940     2,406,340    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.0     3.2    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 3,210     298,540    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.7     2.7    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 6,035     486,105    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.5    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 5,015     401,240    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.6    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 1,020     84,860    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 2.3     2.5    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 54,775     61,024    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 59,539     66,476    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 32,479     33,724    
     
Selected Household Characteristics St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 53,805     4,219,410    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 13,970     1,376,975    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 15,490     1,179,330    
One-person households 16,665     990,160    
Other household types (15) 7,685     672,950    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 43,537     53,626    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 21,365     25,253    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 55,760     64,201    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 17,020     1,346,990    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 636     753    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 36,735     2,816,220    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 773     964    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics St. Catharines, City Ontario
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 53,810     4,219,415    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 36,775     2,862,300    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 17,025     1,351,365    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 50,115     3,615,880    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 3,695     603,530    
Average value of dwelling ($) 141,937     199,884    
     

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