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Provost - Town, Alberta, Canada





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Population in 2011: 2,041
Population in 2006: 2,072
Population in 2001: 1,980

2006 to 2011 population change
Here -1.5%
Province 10.8%
2001 to 2006 population change
This town:

4.6%
Province:

10.6%

Total private dwellings: 839
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 777
Land area (km2): 4.93

Population density per square kilometre
This town:

413.8
Nearby towns and cities:

315.0


This town population and dwellings statistics

Other nearby cities

Education

Education attainment in this town

Major field of study

Education in Provost

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Provost

Households types in Provost

Average family income in this town in 2005

Provost families and households characteristics

Schools located in Provost

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 35
Here:

1.7%
Province:

13.9%
Male: 25
This town:

2.4%
Alberta:

13.7%
Female: 15
This town:

1.5%
Alberta:

14.2%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 10
Here:

0.5%
Province:

5.8%

This town Minority Population Characteristics

This town citizenship and immigration Details

Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 930
This town:

59.8%
Alberta:

59.3%
Male: 465
This town:

60.0%
Province:

59.7%
Female: 465
Here:

59.6%
Alberta:

59.0%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 625
Here:

40.2%
Alberta:

40.7%
Male: 305
This town:

39.4%
Province:

40.3%
Female: 315
This town:

40.4%
Alberta:

41.0%

Provost - Married

This town - Not married

Provost marital status details

Earning and income in 2005

Composition of total income in this town

Median earnings in 2005
Here:

33,466 CAD
Alberta:

29,738 CAD
Median income in 2005
This town:

33,456 CAD
Alberta:

28,896 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
This town:

7.7%
Alberta:

12.2%
Earnings and income details for Provost

Language

Knowledge of official languages in this town

First official language spoken in this town

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language details for this town

Occupation and industry

Labour force activity in this town

Participation rate
This town:

73.8%
Alberta:

74.0%
Employment rate
Here:

71.8%
Province:

70.9%
Unemployment rate
This town:

2.6%
Province:

4.3%

Occupation

Industry

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Labour, occupation and industry details for Provost

Mobility status in 2006

Provost - Place of residence in 2005

Provost - Place of residence in 2001

Provost mobility details

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
Here:

34.4
Province:

36.5
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

76.2%
Province:

81.2%

Age Characteristics

Age characteristics of Provost

IUCN protected areas located in this town

  • Dillberry Lake Provincial Park

Airports located in Provost

  • Provost Airport

Famous people related to this town

Notable people born in Provost:
  • Lance Bouma (Ice Hockey Player)
  • Norm Ullman (Ice Hockey Player)
Death place of:
  • William George Farquharson (Politician)

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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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