UBC Research Data

2016 Census of Canada - Selected Characteristics for Senior Housing - Vancouver CMA at the Census Tract (CT) Level [custom tabulation] Statistics Canada

Description

This dataset includes one table which draws upon data from the 2016 Census of Canada for the Vancouver CMA. The table is a custom order and contains characteristics pertaining to senior's housing.

The dataset is in Beyond 20/20 (.ivt) format. The Beyond 20/20 browser is required in order to open it. This software can be freely downloaded from the Statistics Canada website: https://www.statcan.gc.ca/eng/public/beyond20-20 (Windows only).
For information on how to use Beyond 20/20, please see:
http://odesi2.scholarsportal.info/documentation/Beyond2020/beyond20-quickstart.pdf
https://wiki.ubc.ca/Library:Beyond_20/20_Guide

Geography: Province of British Columbia, Vancouver CMA to the CT level

Structural Type:
-Single detached house
-Apartment in a building with five or more stories
-Other attached dwellings
-Movable dwellings

Family Characteristics of Seniors:
-Seniors living alone
-Seniors living in private households with two or more persons
-Living in a couple (married or common-law)
-Without a son or daughter present
-With a son or daughter present
-Not living as a couple, with a son or daughter present
-Living with other relative or non-relatives only

Tenure:
-Owner (with and without mortgage)
-Renter
-Subsidized housing
-Not subsidized housing

Total Income: Median and average total income

Age of Seniors: 5 year age cohorts starting at 65 and ending at 85 years and over

Housing Indicators
-Adequacy: Major repairs needed
-Suitability: Not suitable
-Affordability: 30% or more of household income is spent on shelter costs
-Adequacy, suitability or affordability

Original file name:
CRO0175136_SX.1.ivt

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