2016 Census data on Families, Households, Marital Status and Language is now available
Key highlights include:
- Peel had an average of 1.8 children per census family
- 23.3% of census families in Peel are lone parent families
- 7.6% of adults live alone in Mississauga
- 27.8% of people in Brampton speak a non-official language most often at home
- 12.6% of Peel's population speaks more than one language at home
- 92.0% of Caledon's population has knowledge of English or French
The Peel Data Centre produces infographic bulletins to help you understand how Census data is being used to support Peel's Strategic Plan vision of creating a Community for Life. Bulletins related to topics such as Population, Dwellings, Age, Sex, and Agriculture were released earlier this year.
Throughout 2017, the Peel Data Centre will release additional infographic bulletins on many interesting topics such as: Income, Immigration and Ethnic Diversity and Housing. Stay tuned as we continue to release these bulletins.
The Peel Data Centre provides residents and organizations with access to insightful data products and a wide range of tabular and spatial data focusing on Peel and the GTA. You can also find open data and maps that may be of interest for your projects.For more information about the 2016 Census, visit www.census.gc.ca.