Nelson - City, British Columbia, Canada



Population in 2011: 10,230
Population in 2006: 9,258
Population in 2001: 9,318
2006 to 2011 population change
Here:

10.5%
British Columbia:

7.0%
2001 to 2006 population change
This city -0.6%
British Columbia 5.3%

Total private houses: 4,899
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 4,627
Land area (km2): 11.93

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

857.7
Nearby towns and cities:

412.0
This city population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This city:

20,951 CAD
British Columbia:

25,722 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

22,749 CAD
British Columbia:

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

18.3%
Province:

17.3%

Composition of total income in this city

Earnings and income details for Nelson

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
Here:

66.1%
Province:

65.6%
Employment rate
This city:

62.8%
British Columbia:

61.6%
Unemployment rate
This city:

5.0%
British Columbia:

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 this city


Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This city:

40.9
British Columbia:

41.9
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

84.1%
Province:

84.6%
Age characteristics of Nelson

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 4,295
This city:

49.9%
British Columbia:

57.9%
Male: 2,145
Here:

53.2%
Province:

59.4%
Female: 2,150
This city:

47.0%
British Columbia:

56.4%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 4,310
This city:

50.1%
Province:

42.1%
Male: 1,895
This city:

47.0%
British Columbia:

40.6%
Female: 2,420
This city:

53.0%
Province:

43.6%

This city - Marital Status

Nelson marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Nelson

Households types in Nelson

Average family income in Nelson in 2005

This city families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Nelson

First official language spoken in this city

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

This city - 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

Airports Located in Nelson

Companies Located in Nelson

Federal Corporations inside this city

Hospitals inside this city

Radio stations inside this city

IUCN protected areas located in Nelson

Lakes located in Nelson

Airlines in Nelson

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 345
Here:

3.8%
Province:

24.8%
Male: 170
Here:

3.9%
Province:

24.2%
Female: 180
Here:

3.8%
Province:

25.3%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 300
Here:

3.3%
Province:

4.8%
Male: 110
Here:

2.5%
British Columbia:

4.7%
Female: 190
This city:

4.0%
Province:

4.9%

Nelson Minority Population Characteristics

This city citizenship and immigration Details

Universities in Nelson

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Airports in Nelson

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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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