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Geographic code: 0071

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Table search results for: Biggar, CANADA
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Geographic code 0071
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 2,146 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 1,026 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 970 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 2,14533,476,685
0 to 14 years 3655,607,345
15 to 64 years 1,25522,924,285
65 years and over 5254,945,060
Male 1,02516,414,225
Female 1,12017,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 5859,389,700
Number of married-couple families 4256,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 751,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 901,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 601,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 25327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 97013,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 1903,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 3003,935,540
Lone-parent family households 751,375,450
One-person households 3753,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 30811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.12.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1,78527,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 1,02016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 88012,941,960
Living common-law 1453,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 75511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 3507,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 65698,240
Divorced 1001,686,035
Widowed 2351,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 97013,320,615
Single-detached houses 8307,329,150
Semi-detached houses 10646,245
Row houses 45791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 10704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 652,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 01,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 5216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 2,08533,121,175
Mother tongue
English 1,85518,858,975
French 207,054,970
Non-official languages 1856,567,685
Aboriginal languages 0200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 1856,366,960
English and French 0144,685
English and non-official language 20396,330
French and non-official language 074,430
English, French and non-official language 024,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 2,04022,564,665
French only 04,165,015
English and French 305,795,575
Neither English nor French 10595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 1,97521,457,075
French 56,827,865
Non-official languages 853,673,865
Aboriginal languages 0121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 853,552,055
English and French 0131,205
English and non-official language 25875,135
French and non-official language 0109,705
English, French and non-official language 046,330
First official language spoken
English only 2,06524,662,895
French only 157,507,885
English and French 0367,635
Neither English nor French 5582,755


Footnote 1

Return to footnote 1 referrer All counts in census tabulations are subjected to random rounding. More information.

Footnote 2

Return to footnote 2 referrer 'Without children' includes households containing a couple with all children in the home aged 25 and over.

Footnote 3

Return to footnote 3 referrer 'Other' refers to two or more people who share a private household, but who do not consitute a census family.

Footnote 4

Return to footnote 4 referrer Includes other single-attached houses, mobile homes and other movable dwellings such as houseboats and railroad cars.

How to cite:
Statistics Canada. 2012. GeoSearch. 2011 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-142-XWE. Ottawa, Ontario. Data updated October 24, 2012.
(accessed 2018-01-21)