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Geographic area: Population Centre
Geographic code: 0435

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Table search results for: La Tuque, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
Type ... ...
Boundary POPCTR ...
Geographic code 0435
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 9,506 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 4,880 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 4,535 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 9,50533,476,685
0 to 14 years 1,2605,607,345
15 to 64 years 6,19522,924,285
65 years and over 2,0504,945,060
Male 4,72016,414,225
Female 4,78017,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 2,7809,389,700
Number of married-couple families 1,2706,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 1,0501,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 4501,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 3401,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 115327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 4,53513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 8153,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 1,4853,935,540
Lone-parent family households 4351,375,450
One-person households 1,6653,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 130811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.12.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 8,25027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 4,70516,084,490
Married (and not separated) 2,60012,941,960
Living common-law 2,1053,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 3,54511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 2,2057,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 90698,240
Divorced 6051,686,035
Widowed 6451,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 4,53513,320,615
Single-detached houses 2,2757,329,150
Semi-detached houses 115646,245
Row houses 80791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 840704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 1,1552,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 01,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 70216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 9,33033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 14518,858,975
French 8,8107,054,970
Non-official languages 2956,567,685
Aboriginal languages 245200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 506,366,960
English and French 40144,685
English and non-official language 5396,330
French and non-official language 3574,430
English, French and non-official language 524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 2022,564,665
French only 7,4704,165,015
English and French 1,8355,795,575
Neither English nor French 5595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 8021,457,075
French 9,0206,827,865
Non-official languages 1553,673,865
Aboriginal languages 145121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 103,552,055
English and French 25131,205
English and non-official language 0875,135
French and non-official language 40109,705
English, French and non-official language 046,330
First official language spoken
English only 14524,662,895
French only 9,1607,507,885
English and French 15367,635
Neither English nor French 10582,755


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 2017-11-22)