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Geographic code: 0574

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Table search results for: Nelson, CANADA
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Geographic code 0574
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 10,520 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 5,037 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 4,755 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 10,52033,476,685
0 to 14 years 1,6705,607,345
15 to 64 years 7,23022,924,285
65 years and over 1,6204,945,060
Male 4,99516,414,225
Female 5,52517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 2,7559,389,700
Number of married-couple families 1,6606,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 5101,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 5851,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 4551,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 125327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 4,75513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 9503,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 1,1653,935,540
Lone-parent family households 5551,375,450
One-person households 1,7353,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 350811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.22.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 8,85027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 4,45016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 3,43012,941,960
Living common-law 1,0203,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 4,40511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 2,7207,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 325698,240
Divorced 7951,686,035
Widowed 5551,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 4,75513,320,615
Single-detached houses 2,6257,329,150
Semi-detached houses 210646,245
Row houses 190791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 460704,480
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 115216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 10,31533,121,175
Mother tongue
English 9,11018,858,975
French 2257,054,970
Non-official languages 8706,567,685
Aboriginal languages 0200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 8656,366,960
English and French 50144,685
English and non-official language 60396,330
French and non-official language 574,430
English, French and non-official language 024,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 9,15022,564,665
French only 54,165,015
English and French 1,1355,795,575
Neither English nor French 25595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 9,93021,457,075
French 806,827,865
Non-official languages 1853,673,865
Aboriginal languages 0121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 1853,552,055
English and French 30131,205
English and non-official language 90875,135
French and non-official language 0109,705
English, French and non-official language 546,330
First official language spoken
English only 10,05024,662,895
French only 2207,507,885
English and French 20367,635
Neither English nor French 20582,755


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 2017-12-13)