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Geographic area: Census Metropolitan Area/Census Agglomeration
Geographic code: 943

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Table search results for: Courtenay, CANADA
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Place name (Geographic code)
Type Census agglomeration ( CA ) ...
Boundary CMA/CA ...
Geographic code 943
2011 Census
Population and dwelling counts
Population 55,213 33,476,688
Total private dwellings 26,302 14,569,633
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 24,512 13,320,614
Age and sex Footnote 1
Total - Age and sex 55,21033,476,685
0 to 14 years 7,8705,607,345
15 to 64 years 35,02522,924,285
65 years and over 12,3204,945,060
Male 26,47516,414,225
Female 28,74017,062,460
Census family structure
Total number of census families 16,5109,389,700
Number of married-couple families 11,4956,293,950
Number of common-law couple families 2,4951,567,905
Number of lone-parent families 2,5201,527,840
Number of female lone-parent families 2,0151,200,295
Number of male lone-parent families 505327,550
Private household type
Total number of private households 24,51513,320,615
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children aged 24 and under at home 4,7053,524,915
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children aged 24 and under at home Footnote 2 8,9503,935,540
Lone-parent family households 2,3651,375,450
One-person households 7,2403,673,305
Other household types Footnote 3 1,250811,405
Average number of persons in private households 2.22.5
Marital status
Total population 15 years and over by marital status 47,34527,869,340
Married or living with a common-law partner 28,54016,084,490
Married (and not separated) 23,51512,941,960
Living common-law 5,0253,142,525
Not married and not living with a common-law partner 18,80511,784,855
Single (never legally married) 10,1257,816,045
Separated, but still legally married 1,510698,240
Divorced 3,9801,686,035
Widowed 3,1851,584,530
Occupied private dwelling characteristics
Total private dwellings occupied by usual residents 24,51013,320,615
Single-detached houses 16,3107,329,150
Semi-detached houses 2,260646,245
Row houses 1,395791,595
Apartments or flats in a duplex 520704,480
Apartments in a building with fewer than five storeys 3,0152,397,550
Apartments in a building with five or more storeys 51,234,770
Other dwellings Footnote 4 1,005216,820
Language characteristics
Total population excluding institutional residents 54,79033,121,175
Mother tongue
English 49,79018,858,975
French 1,3107,054,970
Non-official languages 3,3256,567,685
Aboriginal languages 35200,725
Non-Aboriginal languages 3,2906,366,960
English and French 160144,685
English and non-official language 185396,330
French and non-official language 1574,430
English, French and non-official language 1024,095
Knowledge of official languages
English only 49,68022,564,665
French only 404,165,015
English and French 4,9405,795,575
Neither English nor French 135595,920
Language spoken most often at home
English 53,10521,457,075
French 4256,827,865
Non-official languages 8603,673,865
Aboriginal languages 5121,810
Non-Aboriginal languages 8553,552,055
English and French 70131,205
English and non-official language 320875,135
French and non-official language 0109,705
English, French and non-official language 546,330
First official language spoken
English only 53,39024,662,895
French only 1,2307,507,885
English and French 50367,635
Neither English nor French 120582,755


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 2016-05-27)