Each year BC Stats prepares an updated set of sub-provincial household projections after the population projection for the current year has been created using P.E.O.P.L.E. A household, as defined by Statistics Canada, is a person or group of persons who occupy the same dwelling and do not have a usual place of residence elsewhere in Canada or abroad. The dwelling may be either a collective dwelling or a private dwelling. The household may consist of a family group such as a census family, of two or more families sharing a dwelling, of a group of unrelated persons or of a person living alone. Household members who are temporarily absent on the reference day (e.g., temporary residents elsewhere) are considered part of their usual household.
Our household projections only include those with a person(s) living in occupied private dwellings.
P.E.O.P.L.E. 2012 projections for households are now available, and current as of October 2012. Select from the following region types:
Source: Prepared by BC Stats, Ministry of Labour, Citizens' Services and Open Government
Release Date: September 2012
All figures are as of July 1st of the year stated.
Projected data from P.E.O.P.L.E. Projection 2012.
For the P.E.O.P.L.E. Methodology, see Population Extrapolation for Organizational Planning with Less Error (P.E.O.P.L.E.).
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