Demographics of Coquitlam, British Columbia

Overview
Population, 2021

148,625

6.7%
Population, 2016: 139,284
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 122.15
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 1216.7
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$52,850
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$44,640
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$113,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$96,200
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
59.1%
Unemployment rate
9%
Participation rate
65%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$1,147,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,906
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,606
Population
Population, 2021 148,625
Population, 2016 139,284
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 6.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 58,683
Total private dwellings, 2016 54,393
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 7.90%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 55,949
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 51,325
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 9.00%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 122
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 1,217
National population rank, 2021 34
Province/territory population rank, 2021 6
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 147,465
Official languages 140,310
English 140,285
French 9,095
Non-official languages 83,260
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 120,490
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,850
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 120,560
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,640
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 108,170
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $49,640
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 86,760
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $51,800
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 98,430
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,110
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 9,825
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,480
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 35,040
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,670
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 41,035
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $68,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $79,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 34,575
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $17,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,560
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 84.40%
Employment income (%) 70.60%
Government transfers (%) 15.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.00%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.50%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 116,140
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,440
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 116,410
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $42,000
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 106,610
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,000
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 88,405
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,680
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 76,765
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,880
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 6,000
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,680
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 40,655
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,800
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $74,600
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 32,500
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $24,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $34,760
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 91.00%
Employment income (%) 76.40%
Government transfers (%) 9.00%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 0.80%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 55,950
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $113,800
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $96,200
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 12,825
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $54,250
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $45,720
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 43,125
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $131,400
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $111,200
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 41,765
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $130,800
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $110,500
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 13,330
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $112,500
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $94,600
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 20,895
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $156,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $131,200
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 6,030
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $81,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $72,600
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 18,340
Average total income in 2020 ($) $49,200
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $41,880
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 147,465
Canadian citizens 123,775
Canadian citizens aged under 18 24,090
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 99,680
Not Canadian citizens 23,695
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 55,950
Owner 38,790
Renter 17,155
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 55,950
Condominium 17,880
Not condominium 38,070
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 55,950
No bedrooms 490
1 bedroom 8,755
2 bedrooms 15,330
3 bedrooms 12,825
4 or more bedrooms 18,550
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 55,950
1 to 4 rooms 23,135
5 rooms 6,925
6 rooms 5,665
7 rooms 4,765
8 or more rooms 15,460
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 55,950
1960 or before 3,410
1961 to 1980 13,125
1981 to 1990 9,340
1991 to 2000 10,935
2001 to 2005 2,305
2006 to 2010 3,930
2011 to 2015 6,100
2016 to 2021 6,800
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 55,950
15 to 24 years 1,265
25 to 34 years 7,015
35 to 44 years 10,240
45 to 54 years 11,765
55 to 64 years 11,970
65 to 74 years 8,300
75 to 84 years 4,030
85 years and over 1,355
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 55,665
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 39,445
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 16,215
30% to less than 100% 13,485
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 38,785
% of owner households with a mortgage 61.40%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 24.30%
% in core housing need 10.80%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,640
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,906
Median value of dwellings ($) $1,100,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $1,147,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,530
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,606
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 14,125
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 110,945
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 83,885
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,965
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 78,920
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,075
No certificate, diploma or degree 12,775
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 34,305
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 77,985
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 32,990
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 7,525
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 3,135
Apprenticeship certificate 4,385
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 20,235
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 5,235
Bachelor’s degree or higher 45,000
Bachelor's degree 30,385
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 3,070
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 985
Master's degree 8,945
Earned doctorate 1,615
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 83,885
No certificate, diploma or degree 4,150
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 18,190
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 61,540
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 24,240
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 5,285
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 2,120
Apprenticeship certificate 3,165
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 15,045
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 3,910
Bachelor’s degree or higher 37,305
Bachelor's degree 24,870
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,535
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 810
Master's degree 7,785
Earned doctorate 1,305
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 125,070
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 47,085
Education 4,270
13. Education 4,270
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 3,655
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 465
50. Visual and performing arts 3,190
Humanities 4,460
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 805
23. English language and literature/letters 1,260
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,310
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 55
38. Philosophy and religious studies 180
39. Theology and religious vocations 320
54. History 360
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 175
Social and behavioural sciences and law 10,230
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 105
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 1,285
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,285
22. Legal professions and studies 1,495
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 190
42. Psychology 1,645
45. Social sciences 4,210
Business, management and public administration 17,605
30.16 Accounting and computer science 25
44. Public administration and social service professions 575
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 17,005
Physical and life sciences and technologies 4,055
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 1,555
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 965
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 60
40. Physical sciences 1,400
41. Science technologies/technicians 70
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 4,890
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,895
25. Library science 165
27. Mathematics and statistics 725
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 100
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 15,260
04. Architecture and related services 670
14. Engineering 6,530
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 2,645
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 2,595
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,825
48. Precision production 990
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,300
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 795
03. Natural resources and conservation 500
Health and related fields 9,325
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 900
51. Health professions and related programs 8,220
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 205
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,925
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,980
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 15
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 25
43. Security and protective services 355
49. Transportation and materials moving 550
Other 10
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 83,885
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 22,340
Education 2,965
13. Education 2,965
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,890
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 330
50. Visual and performing arts 2,560
Humanities 3,515
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 650
23. English language and literature/letters 1,015
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,025
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 35
38. Philosophy and religious studies 125
39. Theology and religious vocations 235
54. History 300
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 120
Social and behavioural sciences and law 8,380
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 100
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 1,055
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 965
22. Legal professions and studies 1,275
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 155
42. Psychology 1,360
45. Social sciences 3,465
Business, management and public administration 14,365
30.16 Accounting and computer science 10
44. Public administration and social service professions 455
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 13,905
Physical and life sciences and technologies 3,105
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 1,230
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 740
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 65
40. Physical sciences 1,010
41. Science technologies/technicians 50
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 4,210
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,455
25. Library science 115
27. Mathematics and statistics 560
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 85
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 11,605
04. Architecture and related services 555
14. Engineering 5,205
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,885
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 1,925
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,345
48. Precision production 690
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 985
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 595
03. Natural resources and conservation 390
Health and related fields 7,290
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 705
51. Health professions and related programs 6,415
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 165
Personal, protective and transportation services 2,230
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 1,525
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 20
43. Security and protective services 290
49. Transportation and materials moving 390
Other 10
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 125,075
In the labour force 81,265
Employed 73,920
Unemployed 7,345
Not in the labour force 43,805
Participation rate 65.00%
Employment rate 59.10%
Unemployment rate 9.00%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 125,070
Did not work 45,120
Worked 79,950
Worked full year full time 42,725
Worked part year and/or part time 37,230
Average weeks worked in reference year 41
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 81,265
Class of worker - not applicable 2,130
All classes of workers 79,140
Employee 65,790
Permanent position 55,065
Temporary position 10,725
Fixed term (1 year or more) 4,100
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 6,630
Self-employed 13,350
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 81,265
Occupation - not applicable 2,130
All occupations 79,140
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 975
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 16,085
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 9,215
3 Health occupations 5,450
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 9,265
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 3,175
6 Sales and service occupations 20,520
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 11,895
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 520
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 2,035
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 81,265
Industry - not applicable 2,130
All industries 79,140
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 240
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 215
22 Utilities 615
23 Construction 6,805
31-33 Manufacturing 4,625
41 Wholesale trade 3,195
44-45 Retail trade 9,385
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 3,580
51 Information and cultural industries 3,030
52 Finance and insurance 4,190
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 2,210
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 9,155
55 Management of companies and enterprises 235
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 2,785
61 Educational services 6,190
62 Health care and social assistance 8,740
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 1,535
72 Accommodation and food services 5,035
81 Other services (except public administration) 3,435
91 Public administration 3,955
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 73,920
Worked at home 20,070
Worked outside Canada 490
No fixed workplace address 9,710
Usual place of work 43,650
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 43,650
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 12,820
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 30,225
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 485
Commute to a different province or territory 115
Total - Main mode of commuting for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 53,360
Car, truck or van 42,780
Car, truck or van - as a driver 39,505
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 3,270
Public transit 6,805
Walked 2,405
Bicycle 255
Other method 1,120
Total - Commuting duration for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 53,360
Less than 15 minutes 10,720
15 to 29 minutes 16,240
30 to 44 minutes 13,850
45 to 59 minutes 6,740
60 minutes and over 5,810
Language of Work
Total - All languages used at work for the population in private households aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020 - 25% sample data 86,520
English 76,165
French 70
Non-official language 2,345
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 2,345
English and French 590
English and non-official language(s) 7,115
French and non-official language(s) 0
English, French and non-official language(s) 115
Multiple non-official languages 120
Total - Language used most often at work for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020, in private households, 2021 Census - 25% sample data 86,520
Official languages 80,370
English 80,160
French 210
Non-official languages 4,490
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 141,005
Non-movers 81,315
Movers 59,690
Non-migrants 18,150
Migrants 41,535
Internal migrants 29,875
Intraprovincial migrants 25,835
Interprovincial migrants 4,040
External migrants 11,665
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