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Geographic code: 48

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Geographic code 48
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 3,645,257 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 1,505,007 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 1,390,275 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 3,645,26033,476,685
0 to 14 years 684,7905,607,345
15 to 64 years 2,554,74522,924,285
65 years and over 405,7204,945,060
Male 1,827,81516,414,225
Female 1,817,44517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 999,5309,389,700
Number of married-couple families 719,3606,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 135,6601,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 144,5101,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 110,8051,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 33,710327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 1,390,27513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 407,1453,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 406,3803,935,540
Lone-parent family households 128,3251,375,450
One-person households 342,7303,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 105,685811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.62.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 2,960,47027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 1,756,85516,084,490
Married (and not separated) 1,484,70012,941,960
Living common-law 272,1553,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 1,203,61011,784,855
Single (never legally married) 823,9357,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 70,860698,240
Divorced 177,3751,686,035
Widowed 131,4401,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 1,390,27513,320,615
Single-detached houses 883,2607,329,150
Semi-detached houses 71,845646,245
Row houses 97,860791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 33,505704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 197,9402,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 58,2051,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 47,650216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 3,610,18033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 2,780,20018,858,975
French 68,5507,054,970
Non-official languages 698,9306,567,685
Aboriginal languages 25,875200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 673,0556,366,960
English and French 8,410144,685
English and non-official language 49,970396,330
French and non-official language 2,94574,430
English, French and non-official language 1,18524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 3,321,81022,564,665
French only 3,2054,165,015
English and French 235,5655,795,575
Neither English nor French 49,600595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 3,095,25521,457,075
French 24,6906,827,865
Non-official languages 379,5503,673,865
Aboriginal languages 10,615121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 368,9303,552,055
English and French 4,940131,205
English and non-official language 102,995875,135
French and non-official language 1,115109,705
English, French and non-official language 1,64046,330
First official language spoken
English only 3,484,24524,662,895
French only 65,1057,507,885
English and French 12,530367,635
Neither English nor French 48,305582,755


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 2020-07-07)