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Geographic area: Census Metropolitan Area/Census Agglomeration
Geographic code: 562

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Table search results for: Sarnia, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
Type Census agglomeration ( CA ) ...
Boundary CMA/CA ...
Geographic code 562
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 89,555 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 40,457 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 38,305 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 89,55533,476,685
0 to 14 years 13,6355,607,345
15 to 64 years 59,23522,924,285
65 years and over 16,6854,945,060
Male 43,29516,414,225
Female 46,25517,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 26,2409,389,700
Number of married-couple families 18,7006,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 3,1351,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 4,4001,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 3,4251,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 980327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 38,30513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 8,7903,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 12,6053,935,540
Lone-parent family households 4,1151,375,450
One-person households 11,3753,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 1,425811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.32.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 75,92027,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 44,22016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 37,94512,941,960
Living common-law 6,2753,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 31,69511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 18,7607,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 2,505698,240
Divorced 4,7051,686,035
Widowed 5,7251,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 38,30513,320,615
Single-detached houses 26,9957,329,150
Semi-detached houses 1,370646,245
Row houses 2,085791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 820704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 2,9352,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 3,9251,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 175216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 88,75033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 79,26018,858,975
French 2,1807,054,970
Non-official languages 6,5406,567,685
Aboriginal languages 45200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 6,5006,366,960
English and French 260144,685
English and non-official language 455396,330
French and non-official language 4574,430
English, French and non-official language 1524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 82,33022,564,665
French only 754,165,015
English and French 6,1255,795,575
Neither English nor French 225595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 85,00021,457,075
French 6206,827,865
Non-official languages 2,0853,673,865
Aboriginal languages 5121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 2,0803,552,055
English and French 160131,205
English and non-official language 840875,135
French and non-official language 15109,705
English, French and non-official language 3546,330
First official language spoken
English only 86,37524,662,895
French only 2,0107,507,885
English and French 150367,635
Neither English nor French 220582,755


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)