Table 28.5 Residents in homes for the aged, by sex and age group, and by province and territory, 2009/2010
Table summary
This table displays the results of table 28.5 residents in homes for the aged canada, newfoundland and labrador, prince edward island, nova scotia, new brunswick, quebec, ontario, manitoba, saskatchewan, alberta, british columbia and territories, calculated using number units of measure (appearing as column headers).
  Canada Newfoundland and Labrador Prince Edward Island Nova Scotia New Brunswick Quebec Ontario Manitoba Saskatchewan Alberta British Columbia TerritoriesNote 1
  number
Operating homes for the aged 2,136 105 36 107 231 208 738 90 129 199 281 12
Operating homes for the aged, approved beds 215,313 5,682 2,003 6,823 7,342 40,726 89,035 9,682 8,092 18,797 26,853 278
All residentsNote 2 204,008 4,664 1,804 6,588 6,859 38,481 84,873 9,492 7,643 17,897 25,452 255
Males, all ages 49,440 1,436 504 1,748 1,987 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 24,559 2,770 2,370 5,555 8,404 107
64 and younger 4,867 135 49 161 331 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 2,246 261 257 646 764 17
65 to 69 years 2,887 81 30 114 134 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 1,428 138 113 334 505 10
70 to 74 years 4,414 148 52 206 194 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 2,198 231 173 535 667 10
75 to 79 years 7,158 199 67 294 273 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 3,664 388 289 856 1,108 20
80 to 84 years 10,702 318 101 374 385 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 5,520 610 462 1,187 1,733 12
85 years and older 19,412 555 205 599 670 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 9,503 1,142 1,076 1,997 3,627 38
Females, all ages 116,087 3,228 1,300 4,840 4,872 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 60,314 6,722 5,273 12,342 17,048 148
64 and younger 4,950 110 47 214 327 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 2,412 240 231 670 685 14
65 to 69 years 3,280 98 37 144 168 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 1,654 159 114 411 488 7
70 to 74 years 5,957 221 75 298 254 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 3,074 274 215 757 778 11
75 to 79 years 12,292 390 154 518 542 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 6,599 629 425 1,343 1,664 28
80 to 84 years 23,238 691 278 923 939 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 12,556 1,296 869 2,407 3,252 27
85 years and over 66,370 1,718 709 2,743 2,642 Note ..: not available for a specific reference period 34,019 4,124 3,419 6,754 10,181 61
.. not available for a specific reference period
Notes: "Homes for the aged" refers to nursing homes, homes for the aged and other facilities providing services and care for the aged. Not included are homes for senior citizens or lodges where no care is provided.
Residents on books at the end of the reporting year.
1. Yukon, the Northwest Territories and Nunavut.
2. Total may differ from sum of age and sex components because Quebec data are included in the total, but are not available by age group and sex.
Source: Statistics Canada, CANSIM table 107-5504.
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