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Geographic area: Population Centre
Geographic code: 0349

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Table search results for: Hamilton, CANADA
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Geographic code 0349
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 670,580 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 276,319 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 264,774 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 670,60033,476,685
0 to 14 years 110,8755,607,345
15 to 64 years 451,34022,924,285
65 years and over 108,3854,945,060
Male 325,12016,414,225
Female 345,48517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 187,8309,389,700
Number of married-couple families 133,2256,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 20,5201,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 34,0851,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 27,5201,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 6,565327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 264,77013,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 71,6453,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 75,1453,935,540
Lone-parent family households 31,2001,375,450
One-person households 73,3853,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 13,400811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.52.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 559,73027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 313,10516,084,490
Married (and not separated) 272,02012,941,960
Living common-law 41,0853,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 246,63011,784,855
Single (never legally married) 156,1707,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 18,425698,240
Divorced 35,2551,686,035
Widowed 36,7751,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 264,77513,320,615
Single-detached houses 145,6707,329,150
Semi-detached houses 9,445646,245
Row houses 34,640791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 7,165704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 23,2902,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 44,0001,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 565216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 662,41533,121,175
Mother tongue
English 497,92518,858,975
French 9,4957,054,970
Non-official languages 143,3356,567,685
Aboriginal languages 115200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 143,2206,366,960
English and French 1,470144,685
English and non-official language 9,265396,330
French and non-official language 70574,430
English, French and non-official language 22524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 609,34522,564,665
French only 4654,165,015
English and French 42,5405,795,575
Neither English nor French 10,065595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 565,66521,457,075
French 3,1706,827,865
Non-official languages 70,2453,673,865
Aboriginal languages 20121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 70,2253,552,055
English and French 910131,205
English and non-official language 21,710875,135
French and non-official language 310109,705
English, French and non-official language 40046,330
First official language spoken
English only 640,71024,662,895
French only 9,3507,507,885
English and French 2,550367,635
Neither English nor French 9,810582,755


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 2017-11-21)