Port Alberni - City, British Columbia, Canada



Population in 2011: 17,743
Population in 2006: 17,548
Population in 2001: 17,748
2006 to 2011 population change
Here:

1.1%
British Columbia:

7.0%
2001 to 2006 population change
This city -1.1%
Province 5.3%

Total private houses: 8,428
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 7,942
Land area (km2): 19.76

Population density per square kilometre
This city:

897.9
Nearby towns and cities:

140.0
Port Alberni population and houses statistics

Other nearby cities

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
Here:

20,926 CAD
British Columbia:

25,722 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

23,392 CAD
Province:

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

17.4%
British Columbia:

17.3%

Composition of total income in this city

Earnings and income details for Port Alberni

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This city:

56.3%
British Columbia:

65.6%
Employment rate
This city:

51.9%
British Columbia:

61.6%
Unemployment rate
Here:

7.7%
British Columbia:

6.0%

Labour force activity in Port Alberni

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for this city


Universities in this city

Sports teams located in this city

Airports in this city

Radio stations in Port Alberni

Parks in Port Alberni

Shoping malls located in Port Alberni

Newspapers located in Port Alberni

IUCN protected areas in this city

Federal Corporations In This City

Notable people related to Port Alberni

Famous people born in Port Alberni:
Home town of:
Death place of:
Burial place of:

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

46.6
Province:

41.9
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
This city:

83.9%
British Columbia:

84.6%
Age characteristics of this city

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 980
Here:

5.7%
Province:

24.8%
Male: 455
This city:

5.3%
Province:

24.2%
Female: 525
This city:

6.0%
Province:

25.3%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 2,050
Here:

11.8%
Province:

4.8%
Male: 1,090
Here:

12.6%
Province:

4.7%
Female: 960
Here:

11.0%
British Columbia:

4.9%

This city Minority Population Characteristics

Port Alberni citizenship and immigration Details

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 8,310
This city:

55.8%
Province:

57.9%
Male: 4,145
This city:

57.0%
British Columbia:

59.4%
Female: 4,165
This city:

54.6%
British Columbia:

56.4%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 6,585
Here:

44.2%
British Columbia:

42.1%
Male: 3,120
This city:

42.9%
Province:

40.6%
Female: 3,460
Here:

45.4%
British Columbia:

43.6%

Port Alberni - Marital Status

Port Alberni marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Port Alberni

Households types in this city

Average family income in Port Alberni in 2005

This city families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Port Alberni

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 Port Alberni

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


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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