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GeoSearch 2011 - Population Centres (POPCTR)

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Geographic code: 0092

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Table search results for: Brantford, CANADA
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Geographic code 0092
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 93,650 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 39,397 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 37,500 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 93,65033,476,685
0 to 14 years 16,6955,607,345
15 to 64 years 62,69022,924,285
65 years and over 14,2704,945,060
Male 45,07516,414,225
Female 48,57517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 26,6359,389,700
Number of married-couple families 17,2556,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 3,9751,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 5,4101,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 4,3801,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 1,035327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 37,50013,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 9,6803,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 10,7403,935,540
Lone-parent family households 4,9301,375,450
One-person households 10,2553,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 1,900811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.52.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 76,95527,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 43,15016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 35,19512,941,960
Living common-law 7,9603,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 33,80511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 20,3257,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 3,180698,240
Divorced 5,1501,686,035
Widowed 5,1551,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 37,50013,320,615
Single-detached houses 23,4857,329,150
Semi-detached houses 1,920646,245
Row houses 3,140791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 1,365704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 3,8002,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 3,6801,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 105216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 92,42033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 80,89018,858,975
French 1,0357,054,970
Non-official languages 9,5806,567,685
Aboriginal languages 50200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 9,5306,366,960
English and French 155144,685
English and non-official language 710396,330
French and non-official language 3574,430
English, French and non-official language 1524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 87,71522,564,665
French only 304,165,015
English and French 4,1855,795,575
Neither English nor French 495595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 86,60521,457,075
French 2456,827,865
Non-official languages 4,0253,673,865
Aboriginal languages 15121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 4,0103,552,055
English and French 95131,205
English and non-official language 1,430875,135
French and non-official language 10109,705
English, French and non-official language 1546,330
First official language spoken
English only 90,90524,662,895
French only 9257,507,885
English and French 120367,635
Neither English nor French 475582,755


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 2016-05-29)