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GeoSearch 2011 - Population Centres (POPCTR)

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Geographic area: Population Centre
Geographic code: 0318

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Table search results for: Glace Bay, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
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Geographic code 0318
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 19,076 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 8,515 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 8,032 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 19,07533,476,685
0 to 14 years 2,7255,607,345
15 to 64 years 12,51522,924,285
65 years and over 3,8354,945,060
Male 8,86016,414,225
Female 10,22017,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 5,5909,389,700
Number of married-couple families 3,3856,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 5751,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 1,6351,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 1,3701,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 260327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 8,03013,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 1,4803,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 2,2803,935,540
Lone-parent family households 1,4551,375,450
One-person households 2,3503,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 465811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.32.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 16,35527,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 8,03016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 6,89012,941,960
Living common-law 1,1453,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 8,32011,784,855
Single (never legally married) 4,9357,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 705698,240
Divorced 1,0451,686,035
Widowed 1,6351,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 8,03513,320,615
Single-detached houses 5,7457,329,150
Semi-detached houses 1,035646,245
Row houses 135791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 350704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 6752,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 01,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 90216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 18,81033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 18,57518,858,975
French 607,054,970
Non-official languages 1356,567,685
Aboriginal languages 5200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 1306,366,960
English and French 25144,685
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 18,42522,564,665
French only 04,165,015
English and French 3755,795,575
Neither English nor French 5595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 18,71521,457,075
French 56,827,865
Non-official languages 603,673,865
Aboriginal languages 0121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 603,552,055
English and French 5131,205
English and non-official language 30875,135
French and non-official language 0109,705
English, French and non-official language 046,330
First official language spoken
English only 18,76524,662,895
French only 357,507,885
English and French 0367,635
Neither English nor French 0582,755


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 2016-10-27)