Dawson Creek - City, British Columbia, Canada



Population in 2011: 11,583
Population in 2006: 10,994
Population in 2001: 10,754
2006 to 2011 population change
This city:

5.4%
British Columbia:

7.0%
2001 to 2006 population change
Here:

2.2%
British Columbia:

5.3%

Total private houses: 5,406
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 4,859
Land area (km2): 24.37

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

475.4
Nearby towns and cities:

359.0
Dawson Creek population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This city:

28,141 CAD
British Columbia:

25,722 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

26,856 CAD
Province:

24,867 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
Here:

12.4%
Province:

17.3%

Composition of total income in this city

Earnings and income details for Dawson Creek

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This city:

71.9%
Province:

65.6%
Employment rate
Here:

67.5%
Province:

61.6%
Unemployment rate
This city:

6.1%
Province:

6.0%

Labour force activity in this city

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for Dawson Creek


Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 4,995
This city:

53.1%
Province:

57.9%
Male: 2,505
This city:

54.7%
British Columbia:

59.4%
Female: 2,495
This city:

51.7%
British Columbia:

56.4%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 4,415
Here:

46.9%
British Columbia:

42.1%
Male: 2,080
Here:

45.4%
British Columbia:

40.6%
Female: 2,335
Here:

48.3%
Province:

43.6%

Dawson Creek - Marital Status

This city marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in this city

Households types in Dawson Creek

Average family income in this city in 2005

Dawson Creek families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Dawson Creek

First official language spoken in Dawson Creek

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for this city

Mobility status in 2006

This city - Place of residence in 2005

Dawson Creek - Place of residence in 2001

This city mobility details

Education

Education attainment in this city

Location of study

Major field of study

Education in this city

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 285
This city:

2.6%
Province:

24.8%
Male: 145
This city:

2.7%
Province:

24.2%
Female: 140
This city:

2.5%
Province:

25.3%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 1,470
This city:

13.4%
British Columbia:

4.8%
Male: 735
This city:

13.6%
British Columbia:

4.7%
Female: 735
Here:

13.3%
Province:

4.9%

Dawson Creek Minority Population Characteristics

Dawson Creek citizenship and immigration Details

Stadiums located in Dawson Creek

Notable people related to Dawson Creek

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TV stations located in this city

Companies in this city

This city schools

Radio stations located in Dawson Creek

Federal Corporations In This City

Newspapers in this city

Sports teams located in Dawson Creek

Airports located in Dawson Creek

Universities located in this city

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

36.2
Province:

41.9
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

81.2%
British Columbia:

84.6%
Age characteristics of Dawson Creek

Ski areas located in Dawson Creek



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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