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Geographic area: Census Metropolitan Area/Census Agglomeration
Geographic code: 505

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Table search results for: Ottawa - Gatineau, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
Type Census metropolitan area ( CMA ) ...
Boundary CMA/CA ...
Geographic code 505
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 1,236,324 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 526,627 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 498,636 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 1,236,32533,476,685
0 to 14 years 211,4305,607,345
15 to 64 years 868,01022,924,285
65 years and over 156,8804,945,060
Male 601,27016,414,225
Female 635,05517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 340,5159,389,700
Number of married-couple families 224,9406,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 59,2051,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 56,3701,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 44,1601,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 12,210327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 498,63513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 136,9703,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 137,7553,935,540
Lone-parent family households 52,6101,375,450
One-person households 140,7203,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 30,585811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.42.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 1,024,89027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 579,74016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 461,20512,941,960
Living common-law 118,5353,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 445,15511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 306,3657,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 26,815698,240
Divorced 62,1151,686,035
Widowed 49,8551,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 498,63513,320,615
Single-detached houses 226,1857,329,150
Semi-detached houses 35,590646,245
Row houses 79,725791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 14,715704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 68,4902,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 72,1501,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 1,785216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 1,222,75533,121,175
Mother tongue
English 599,30018,858,975
French 384,1607,054,970
Non-official languages 204,2306,567,685
Aboriginal languages 695200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 203,5306,366,960
English and French 16,665144,685
English and non-official language 11,790396,330
French and non-official language 4,63574,430
English, French and non-official language 1,98524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 556,40522,564,665
French only 105,2804,165,015
English and French 547,6255,795,575
Neither English nor French 13,450595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 718,43521,457,075
French 345,6306,827,865
Non-official languages 105,5053,673,865
Aboriginal languages 190121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 105,3153,552,055
English and French 17,120131,205
English and non-official language 27,065875,135
French and non-official language 5,045109,705
English, French and non-official language 3,96046,330
First official language spoken
English only 774,48524,662,895
French only 408,0107,507,885
English and French 27,220367,635
Neither English nor French 13,040582,755


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 2020-08-15)