Alberta, Canada


Population in 2011: 3,645,257
Population in 2006: 3,290,350
Population in 2001: 2,974,807
2006 to 2011 population change
This province:

10.8%
Canada:

5.9%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

10.6%
Canada:

5.4%

Total private houses: 1,505,007
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 1,390,275
Land area (km2): 640081.87

Population density per square kilometre
This province:

5.7
Nearby towns and cities:

3.7
This province population and houses statistics

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This province:

74.0%
Country:

66.8%
Employment rate
This province:

70.9%
Country:

62.4%
Unemployment rate
Here:

4.3%
Country:

6.6%

Labour force activity in this province

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for Alberta

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
Here:

29,738 CAD
Canada:

26,850 CAD
Median income in 2005
This province:

28,896 CAD
Country:

25,615 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

12.2%
Country:

15.3%

Composition of total income in this province

Earnings and income details for Alberta




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Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 454,200
Here:

13.9%
Canada:

16.2%
Male: 223,740
Here:

13.7%
Canada:

16.1%
Female: 230,465
This province:

14.2%
Canada:

16.4%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 188,365
This province:

5.8%
Country:

3.8%
Male: 91,740
This province:

5.6%
Canada:

3.7%
Female: 96,625
Here:

5.9%
Country:

3.8%

Alberta Minority Population Characteristics

This province citizenship and immigration Details

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This province:

36.5
Canada:

40.6
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

81.2%
Canada:

83.2%
Age characteristics of this province

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,756,855
Here:

59.3%
Canada:

57.7%
Male: 881,840
Here:

59.7%
Canada:

59.4%
Female: 875,015
Here:

59.0%
Country:

56.1%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,203,610
This province:

40.7%
Canada:

42.3%
Male: 594,890
Here:

40.3%
Country:

40.6%
Female: 608,725
Here:

41.0%
Country:

43.9%

Alberta - Marital Status

Alberta marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Alberta

Households types in this province

Average family income in this province in 2005

Alberta families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in this province

First official language spoken in this province

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for Alberta

Mobility status in 2006

This province - Place of residence in 2005

This province - Place of residence in 2001

Alberta mobility details

Education

Education attainment in this province

Location of study

Major field of study

Education in Alberta

Airports inside this province

Colleges Located in this province

Companies inside this province

Federal Corporations inside this province

Hospitals inside this province

Radio stations inside this province

Sports teams inside this province

TV Stations inside this province

Universities inside this province



Source: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13 2007 and Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012. This data is an unofficial version of the materials, made without affiliation or endorsement of Statistics Canada.
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