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Geographic area: Census Metropolitan Area/Census Agglomeration
Geographic code: 805

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Table search results for: Medicine Hat, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
Type Census agglomeration ( CA ) ...
Boundary CMA/CA ...
Geographic code 805
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 72,807 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 32,577 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 30,046 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 72,81033,476,685
0 to 14 years 13,3505,607,345
15 to 64 years 48,66022,924,285
65 years and over 10,7954,945,060
Male 35,77516,414,225
Female 37,03017,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 20,8909,389,700
Number of married-couple families 14,9856,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 2,7801,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 3,1251,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 2,4551,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 670327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 30,05013,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 7,6503,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 9,7653,935,540
Lone-parent family households 2,9251,375,450
One-person households 8,2153,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 1,490811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.42.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 59,45527,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 36,27516,084,490
Married (and not separated) 30,70012,941,960
Living common-law 5,5803,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 23,18011,784,855
Single (never legally married) 13,6157,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 1,715698,240
Divorced 4,2201,686,035
Widowed 3,6251,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 30,04513,320,615
Single-detached houses 20,3307,329,150
Semi-detached houses 1,460646,245
Row houses 1,750791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 495704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 4,7852,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 2051,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 1,020216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 71,81533,121,175
Mother tongue
English 64,39018,858,975
French 8357,054,970
Non-official languages 6,0506,567,685
Aboriginal languages 30200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 6,0256,366,960
English and French 105144,685
English and non-official language 415396,330
French and non-official language 3574,430
English, French and non-official language 524,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 68,90022,564,665
French only 204,165,015
English and French 2,4955,795,575
Neither English nor French 405595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 68,79521,457,075
French 1806,827,865
Non-official languages 2,1753,673,865
Aboriginal languages 0121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 2,1753,552,055
English and French 45131,205
English and non-official language 620875,135
French and non-official language 5109,705
English, French and non-official language 546,330
First official language spoken
English only 70,68524,662,895
French only 6857,507,885
English and French 55367,635
Neither English nor French 390582,755


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)