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Municipality of Port Hope Profile

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Table 01 - Demographic Characteristics
Population 1991 1996 1996 % change
1996-2001
Total 15,244 15,446 15,605 1.0


Population by Age Group % change
Under - 17 (note 1) 4,270 3,955 8.0
18 - 34 (note 2) 3,425 4,410 (22.3)
35 - 54 3,905 4,460 (12.4)
55 - 74 2,700 2,670 1.1
75 - Older 945 1,055 (10.4)
% Distribution by Age Group
Under - 17 (note 1) 28.0% 25.6% 9.4
18 - 34 (note 2) 22.5% 21.6% 4.0
35 - 54 25.6% 28.9% (11.3)
55 - 74 17.7% 17.3% 2.5
75 - Older 6.2% 6.8% (9.2)
Source: Statistics Canada 1991, 1996, 2001 Census. Reference: Cat #95F0181XDB96001 (416)973-6586
Note 1: in 1991, this represents "Under 19", as a detailed breakdown by precise age is not available.
Note 2: in 1991, this represents "20 - 34", as a detailed breakdown by precise age is not available.


Households 1991
Number
1991
% of Total
1996
Number
1996
% of Total
Number of Households in Income Group
Under - $30,000 1,675 30% 1,925 33%
$30,000 - $49,999 1,545 28% 1,175 20%
$50,001 - $69,999 1,335 24% 1,340 23%
$70,000 - Above 990 18% 1,355 23%
Total Occupied Private Households 5,560   5,795  
Median Household Income ($Cdn) 44,871   48,192  
Source: Statistics Canada 1991, 1996 Census. Reference: Cat #95F0181XDB96001 (416)973-6586


Workforce Education Attainment
(15 years and over)
Percentage
%
Less than High School Diploma 36.9%
High School Diploma Only 16.8%
Some post-secondary or trade 5.8%
Post-secondary certificate / diploma 24.1%
Some University 5.8%
University Degree 10.5%
Source: Statistics Canada Community Profile websites http://www.statcan.ca


Same table for: Northumberland County Cobourg
Alderville First Nation Cramahe Township
Alnwick-Haldimand Hamilton Township
Brighton Trent Hills

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