COUNCILLOR: Ron Moeser
Scarborough Community Council
2006 Census of Canada
Statistics Canada released population counts from the 2006 Census of Canada. Toronto's population was 2,503,281 in 2006. A detailed breakdown of new data by ward and by population characteristics will be released over the coming months and into early 2008. Individual Ward tables will be updated accordingly. Census release topics and dates can be found at:
2001 Census of Canada These files are in pdf format. Get Acrobat
Immigration and migration
Ward profile glossary
Ward 44 was home to 58,750 people and consisted of 18,360 households in 2001. Ward 44 is situated in the south-east corner of Toronto. It is bounded by Morningside Avenue to the west,
the Rouge River to the east, Highway 401 and Sheppard Avenue East to the north and Lake Ontario to the south.
Ward 44 has a physical area of 26 square kilometres.
- The population of Ward 44 grew by 10% between 1996 and 2001.
- 67% of occupied private dwellings were in single-detached houses and 12% were in high-rise apartments in 2001.
- In 2001, 82% of occupied private dwellings were owned while 18% were rented.
Unless otherwise indicated, information contained in this Ward profile is
derived from Statistics Canada's 2001 Census Semi-Custom Profile. As a result of rounding, totals may differ slightly
from table to table and percentages may not add up to one hundred.
information is used with the permission of Statistics Canada. Users are forbidden to copy the data and re-disseminate
them, in an original or modified form, for commercial purposes, without the expressed permission of Statistics Canada.
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