Whitehorse - City, Yukon Territory, Canada



Population in 2011: 23,276
Population in 2006: 20,461
Population in 2001: 19,058
2006 to 2011 population change
This city:

13.8%
Province:

11.6%
2001 to 2006 population change
This city:

7.4%
Province:

5.9%

Total private dwellings: 9,649
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 9,309
Land area (km2): 416.54

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

55.9
Nearby towns and cities:

53.0
This city population and dwellings statistics

Other nearby cities

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This city:

78.9%
Province:

78.1%
Employment rate
This city:

73.1%
Yukon Territory:

70.7%
Unemployment rate
Here:

7.3%
Yukon Territory:

9.4%

Labour force activity in Whitehorse

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for this city

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This city:

33,854 CAD
Province:

31,227 CAD
Median income in 2005
This city:

34,337 CAD
Province:

31,352 CAD

Composition of total income in this city

Earnings and income details for Whitehorse


Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 10,215
Here:

53.6%
Yukon Territory:

54.4%
Male: 5,090
This city:

54.2%
Yukon Territory:

54.3%
Female: 5,125
This city:

53.0%
Province:

54.6%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 8,855
This city:

46.4%
Yukon Territory:

45.6%
Male: 4,300
This city:

45.8%
Yukon Territory:

45.7%
Female: 4,555
This city:

47.1%
Province:

45.4%

This city - Marital Status

Whitehorse marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in Whitehorse

Households types in this city

Average family income in Whitehorse in 2005

This city families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in this city

First official language spoken in Whitehorse

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for Whitehorse

Mobility status in 2006

This city - Place of residence in 2005

Whitehorse - Place of residence in 2001

This city mobility details

Education

Education attainment in this city

Location of study

Major field of study

Education in Whitehorse

Shoping malls located in this city

Noteworthy people related to Whitehorse

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Federal Corporations In This City

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This city:

37.1
Yukon Territory:

39.1
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
This city:

81.9%
Yukon Territory:

82.7%
Age characteristics of this city

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 1,055
This city:

5.2%
Yukon Territory:

4.0%
Male: 510
This city:

5.1%
Yukon Territory:

3.9%
Female: 545
Here:

5.3%
Yukon Territory:

4.2%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 3,785
Here:

18.7%
Province:

25.1%
Male: 1,740
This city:

17.4%
Yukon Territory:

24.1%
Female: 2,045
This city:

19.9%
Yukon Territory:

26.1%

This city Minority Population Characteristics

This city citizenship and immigration Details


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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