StatsCan releases Census Data

Think you know how Golden's population breaks down? Check out the latest census data from Statistics Canada.

  • Jun. 1, 2012 8:00 p.m.

Population and dwelling counts Golden, T Columbia-Shuswap, RD
Total Total
Population in 2011 3,701   50,512
Population in 2006 3,811 50,141
2006 to 2011 population change (%) -2.9 0.7
Total private dwellings 1,722 28,430
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents 1,539 21,746
Population density per square kilometre 324.4 1.7
Land area (square km) 11.41 28,929.13

 

Table: Age characteristics

Age characteristics Golden, T Columbia-Shuswap, RD
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by age groups 3,700 1,875 1,825 50,510 25,125 25,390
0 to 4 years 215 115 100 2,275 1,210 1,070
5 to 9 years 210 100 110 2,280 1,150 1,130
10 to 14 years 195 95 95 2,540 1,315 1,230
15 to 19 years 240 120 120 3,010 1,535 1,475
15 years 60 25 35 600 280 320
16 years 50 30 20 645 350 295
17 years 50 25 20 630 325 310
18 years 45 20 20 580 305 275
19 years 35 20 20 550 280 270
20 to 24 years 200 115 90 2,240 1,160 1,080
25 to 29 years 285 145 140 2,435 1,275 1,160
30 to 34 years 315 160 150 2,570 1,280 1,295
35 to 39 years 290 150 140 2,585 1,345 1,245
40 to 44 years 250 120 130 2,990 1,415 1,570
45 to 49 years 270 150 120 3,880 1,880 2,005
50 to 54 years 330 175 155 4,625 2,240 2,390
55 to 59 years 245 140 105 4,300 2,145 2,160
60 to 64 years 200 110 95 4,260 2,135 2,125
65 to 69 years 125 50 75 3,335 1,630 1,700
70 to 74 years 110 50 60 2,575 1,305 1,265
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