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Small share of children in other living arrangements

A small proportion (0.8%) of children aged 14 and under in 2011 who lived in private households lived with relatives or non-relatives in arrangements that did not include at least one parent or grandparent. These relatives could be extended family, such as aunts, uncles, or foster parents.

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Record high proportion of people aged 45 to 64 in the working-age population

In 2011, the proportion of people aged 45 to 64 among the working-age population reached 42.4%, a record proportion. This was well above the proportion of 28.6% observed in 1991.

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Working-age population: decrease in Atlantic provinces and Quebec; increase in Ontario, Prairie provinces and British Columbia

Between 2006 and 2011, the proportion of people aged 15 to 64 declined in the Atlantic provinces and Quebec, while it increased in Ontario, the Prairie provinces and British Columbia. Increases were also observed for Northwest Territories and Nunavut, while a slight decrease occurred in Yukon.

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Innisfail, Alberta

2011 Census Profile (selected characteristics) - Innisfail, Alberta
Place type Town
Population in 2011 7,876
Population in 2006 7,331
Percent change, 2006 to 2011 +7.4
Median age 41.7
Percent aged 15 and over 81.3
Population density (sq. km) 403.2
Land area (sq. km) 19.53
Number of private households 3,120
Avg. number of persons in private households 2.4

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