Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada



Population in 2011: 2,313,328
Population in 2006: 2,116,581
Population in 2001: 1,986,965
2006 to 2011 population change
Here:

9.3%
British Columbia:

7.0%
2001 to 2006 population change
This city:

6.5%
Province:

5.3%

Total private houses: 949,565
Private houses occupied by usual residents: 891,336
Land area (km2): 2882.55

Population density per square kilometre
This city:

802.5
Nearby towns and cities:

205.0
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Occupation and industry

Participation rate
Here:

66.8%
British Columbia:

65.6%
Employment rate
Here:

63.0%
Province:

61.6%
Unemployment rate
Here:

5.6%
British Columbia:

6.0%

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Industry

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Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
Here:

27,596 CAD
British Columbia:

25,722 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

25,032 CAD
British Columbia:

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

20.8%
British Columbia:

17.3%

Composition of total income in this city

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Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This city:

40.2
Province:

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

84.7%
Province:

84.6%
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Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 875,300
This city:

41.7%
Province:

24.8%
Male: 419,500
This city:

40.9%
Province:

24.2%
Female: 455,800
Here:

42.5%
British Columbia:

25.3%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 40,310
This city:

1.9%
British Columbia:

4.8%
Male: 19,025
Here:

1.9%
British Columbia:

4.7%
Female: 21,290
This city:

2.0%
Province:

4.9%

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Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,106,580
This city:

56.5%
British Columbia:

57.9%
Male: 551,400
This city:

58.2%
Province:

59.4%
Female: 555,175
This city:

54.9%
British Columbia:

56.4%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 852,300
This city:

43.5%
Province:

42.1%
Male: 396,605
Here:

41.8%
British Columbia:

40.6%
Female: 455,695
Here:

45.1%
British Columbia:

43.6%

Vancouver - Marital Status

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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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