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Canso - Town, Nova Scotia, Canada





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Population in 2011: 806
Population in 2006: 911
Population in 2001: 992

2006 to 2011 population change
This town -11.5%
Province 0.9%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here -8.2%
Province 0.6%

Total private houses: 416
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 354
Land area (km2): 5.42

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

148.8
Nearby towns and cities:

17.4


This town population and houses statistics

Mobility status in 2006

Canso - Place of residence in 2005

Canso - Place of residence in 2001

Canso mobility details

Federal Corporations In This Town

  • CANSO HARBOUR AUTHORITY (P.O. Box: 207, Directors: BILL Bond, DOROTHY NEWELL, FINNLAY ARMSWORTHY, JENNY BOUDREAU, KENNETH SNOW, MARTA ANDERSON, MELISSA BOND, RICK HORNE, ROBERT ANDERSON)

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

51.0
Nova Scotia:

43.7
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
This town:

85.9%
Nova Scotia:

85.0%

Age Characteristics

Age characteristics of Canso

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Canso

Households types in this town

Average family income in Canso in 2005

This town families and households characteristics

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 15
Here:

1.7%
Province:

4.2%
Male: 10
Here:

2.5%
Nova Scotia:

4.2%
Female: 10
Here:

2.0%
Province:

4.2%
Canso citizenship and immigration Details

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 410
Here:

59.0%
Nova Scotia:

57.8%
Male: 200
This town:

58.8%
Nova Scotia:

60.4%
Female: 205
Here:

57.7%
Nova Scotia:

55.5%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 285
This town:

41.0%
Nova Scotia:

42.2%
Male: 130
This town:

38.2%
Nova Scotia:

39.6%
Female: 150
This town:

42.3%
Province:

44.5%

Canso - Married

This town - Not married

Canso marital status details

Language

Knowledge of official languages in this town

First official language spoken in Canso

Mother tongue

Language most often used at work

Language details for this town

Earning and income in 2005

Composition of total income in this town

Median earnings in 2005
This town:

12,512 CAD
Province:

22,608 CAD
Median income in 2005
This town:

15,858 CAD
Nova Scotia:

22,815 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

11.8%
Nova Scotia:

13.8%
Earnings and income details for this town

Education

Education attainment in this town

Major field of study

Education in Canso

Occupation and industry

Labour force activity in this town

Participation rate
This town:

44.4%
Nova Scotia:

62.9%
Employment rate
This town:

37.9%
Province:

57.2%
Unemployment rate
This town:

14.7%
Nova Scotia:

9.1%

Occupation

Industry

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Labour, occupation and industry details for this town

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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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