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Population Chart Language and Immigration ChartIncome and Earnings Chart
  • Source: Statistics Canada, 2006, 2011 Census of Population
  • Jurisdiction of COS: County of Simcoe, not including separated Cities of Barrie and Orillia
  • Where no data is displayed, the data has been suppressed for data quality reasons
  • Numbers may not add due to rounding

 

 

2016 Census2016 Census<p>The 2016 Census Day was May 10, 2016. On February 8, 2017, Statistics Canada released its first set of data from this Census, on population and dwelling counts.</p><p>Simcoe's population grew by 33,587 residents between 2011 and 2016, <span>which represents a change of 7.5% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of 4.6% and the national average of 5.0%.</span></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Census%202016_Age%20and%20Sex_Final%20Report%20v.4.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />2016 Census: Age and Sex in Simcoe County</a></p><p><span><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Census%20Profile%202016_Population%20and%20Dwellings_CD.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />2016 Census_Simcoe County_Population and Dwelling Counts_CD</a></span></p><p><span><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Census%20Profile_Population%20and%20Dwellings_CSD_V2.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />2016 Census_Simcoe County_Population and Dwelling Counts and Change_CSD</a></span></p><p>Thematic Map: <a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/PopulationGrowth_SimcoeCounty.pdf" target="_blank"><img class="ms-asset-icon ms-rtePosition-4" src="/_layouts/images/icpdf.png" alt="" />Simcoe County Population Growth, Censuses 2011 - 2016 </a></p>
2011 Census and National Household Survey Bulletins2011 Census and National Household Survey Bulletins<h2>Topic-based bulletins:</h2><h3>2011 Census and National Household Survey (NHS)</h3><p> </p><table class="ms-rteTable-0" cellspacing="0" style="width:438px;height:411px;"><tbody><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:65px;height:35px;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20Census%20Language.pdf"><img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Images/LSC.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:50px;" /></a></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:371px;height:35px;"><p>​<span style="text-decoration:underline;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20Census%20Language.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><font color="#0066cc">2011 Census: Language</font></strong></a></span></p></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:65px;height:66px;">​<a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20Census%20Housing%20and%20Dwelling%20Types.pdf"><img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Images/HDT.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:51px;" /></a></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:371px;height:66px;"><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20Census%20Housing%20and%20Dwelling%20Types.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><font color="#0066cc">2011 Census: Household and Dwelling Types</font></strong></a></p></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:65px;height:64px;">​<a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Immigration%20Citizenship.pdf"><img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Images/IC.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:50px;" /></a></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:371px;height:64px;"><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Immigration%20Citizenship.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><font color="#0066cc">2011 National Household Survey: Immigration & Citizenship</font></strong></a></p></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:65px;height:41px;">​<a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Labour%20Education%20Mobility.pdf"><img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Images/LEM.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:51px;" /></a><span class="ms-rteFontSize-1"></span></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:371px;height:41px;"><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Labour%20Education%20Mobility.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><font color="#0066cc">2011 National Household Survey: Labour, Education & Mobility</font></strong></a></p></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableEvenRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" style="width:65px;height:51px;">​<a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Income%20Earnings%20Housing.pdf"><img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Images/IEH.png" alt="" style="margin:5px;width:49px;" /></a></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" style="width:371px;height:51px;"><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20NHS%20Income%20Earnings%20Housing.pdf" target="_blank"><strong><font color="#0066cc">2011 National Household Survey: Income, Earnings & Housing</font></strong></a></p></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableOddRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableEvenCol-0" rowspan="1" style="width:65px;height:51px;">​<img src="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/PublishingImages/Pages/2011-Census-and-National-Household-Survey-Bulletins/RA%20Small.PNG" alt="RA Small.PNG" style="margin:5px;" /></td><td class="ms-rteTableOddCol-0" rowspan="1" style="width:371px;height:51px;"><br><br><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2011%20Renter%20Affordability.pdf"><strong>2011 Renter Affordability</strong></a></td></tr><tr class="ms-rteTableFooterRow-0"><td class="ms-rteTableFooterEvenCol-0" rowspan="1" style="width:65px;height:51px;">​</td><td class="ms-rteTableFooterOddCol-0" rowspan="1" style="width:371px;height:51px;">​</td></tr></tbody></table>

Publications & Resources

The County of Simcoe is always looking to create resources to provide insight into the changing community. These resources reflect a diverse community and provide demographic information based on data collected by Statistics Canada and accessed through the Community Data Program, as well as administrative data sources.

 

 

Emergency Shelter ReportsEmergency Shelter Reports<p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2016%20Simcoe%20County%20Emergency%20Shelter%20Database%20Analysis%20Report.pdf" target="_blank">2016 Emergency Shelter Database Analysis</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/2015%20Simcoe%20County%20Emergency%20Shelter%20Database%20Analysis%20Report_Finalv4.pdf" target="_blank">2015 Emergency Shelter Database Analysis</a></p>
Social Housing Centralized Waitlist ReportsSocial Housing Centralized Waitlist Reports<p><a href="/SocialHousing/Documents/Centralized%20Waitlist%20Report%202015%20v7.pdf" target="_blank">2015 Centralized Waitlist Report​</a></p><p><a href="/SocialHousing/Documents/Centralized%20Waitlist%20Report%202014%20v6.pdf" target="_blank">2014 Centralized Waitlist Report</a></p>
Housing Our Future Annual ReportsHousing Our Future Annual Reports<h4 style="font-size:16px;">ANNUAL REPORT CARDS </h4><p><strong style="color:#ff0000;">NEW:</strong> <a href="/SocialHousing/Documents/Our%20Community%2010-Year%20Affordable%20Housing%20%202016%20Report%20Card_CCDFinal.pdf" target="_blank">Housing Our Future: 2016 Annual Report </a><br><a href="/SocialHousing/Documents/Our%20Community%2010-Year%20Affordable%20Housing%20%202015%20Report%20Card.pdf" target="_blank"><font color="#0066cc">Housing Our Future: 2015 Annual Report </font></a><br><a href="/SocialHousing/Documents/Housing%20Our%20Future_2014%20Annual%20Report.pdf" target="_blank">Housing Our Future: 2014 Annual Report​</a><br></p><p>​</p>
Ontario Works Annual ReportsOntario Works Annual Reports
Local Immigration Partnership ReportsLocal Immigration Partnership Reports<p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/LIP/LIP%20strategy%20settlement%20doc_finalV8_oct52012.pdf">Community Settlement Strategy, 2012</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/lip%20progress%20report%202016_web.pdf" target="_blank">Local Immigration Partnership Progress Report, 2016</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/LIP/LIP%20-%20Hiring%20Immigrants.pdf" target="_blank">Hiring Immigrants Makes Good Business Sen$e (publication), 2012</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/hiring%20immigrants%202017_PRINT_v3.pdf" target="_blank">Hiring Immigrants Makes Good Business Sen$e (overview), 2017</a></p><p><br></p>
Voices of the Poverty ExperienceVoices of the Poverty Experience<p>A County of Simcoe initiative to understand the experience of people living in poverty in Simcoe County through their own voices.<br></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Publications/Voices%20of%20Poverty%20Research%20Report-%20Jan%202015%20FINAL.pdf">Voices of the Poverty (Final)</a> </p><p>​</p>

Simcoe County Community Engagement

Local community engagement sessions foster opportunities for collaboration and discussion on key topics. Sharing the information gathered from community engagement sessions is important for promoting ongoing awareness and involvement.

 

 

Food Security Forum 2017Food Security Forum 2017<p>Food Security Forum was hosted by local partners, service providers and community leaders. The event was held on June 14, 2017 at the Simcoe County Museum. The forum was intended to identify action-oriented opportunities towards improving community and household food security in Simcoe County.  </p><p>Here is a list of the presentations demonstrated at the Forum: </p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/1.%20Tackling%20Food%20Insecurity,%20Dr%20Val%20Tarasuk.pdf" target="_blank">1. Tackling Food Insecurity, Dr Val Tarasuk</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/2.%20Community%20Advocate,%20Nick%20Robinson.pdf" target="_blank">2. Community Advocate, Nick Robinson</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/3.%20Operation%20Grow,%20Kathy%20Willis.pdf" target="_blank">3. Operation Grow, Kathy Willis</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/4.%20SCIF,%20County.pdf" target="_blank">4. SCIF, County</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/5.%20Centsless,%20SMDHU.pdf" target="_blank">5. Centsless, SMDHU</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/6.%20Food%20Partners%20Alliance.pdf" target="_blank">6. Food Partners Alliance</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Community%20Data/Food%20Security%20Forum%202017/7.%20Food%20Forum%20Activity.pdf" target="_blank">7. Food Forum Activity</a></p>
Chronic Homelessness Community Profiles: June 28 & 29, 2016Chronic Homelessness Community Profiles: June 28 & 29, 2016<p>As part of <span class="ms-rteStyle-Quote">Realizing Our Potential: Ontario's Poverty Reduction Strategy 2014-2019</span>, provincial staff from various Ministries conducted a site visit to Simcoe County on June 28 & 29, 2016. The purpose of this site visit was to initiate a Homelessness Community Profile to further understand and study how our region is working together to help solve the issues of chronic homelessness. Here is a list of the presentations from the inter-ministerial visit:  <br></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><span style="line-height:1.54;font-size:1.23em;font-weight:bold;">June 28, 2016 – County of Simcoe</span></p><div><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><span style="line-height:24.64px;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Overview_County%20of%20Simcoe%20Social%20and%20Community%20Services.pdf" target="_blank">Overview: County of Simcoe Social and Community Services</a></span></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><span style="line-height:24.64px;"></span><span style="line-height:24.64px;"></span><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Community%20Homelessness%20Prevention%20Initiative_CHPI.pdf"><span style="line-height:24.64px;"></span></a><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Community%20Homelessness%20Prevention%20Initiative_CHPI.pdf" target="_blank">Community Homelessness Prevention Initiative</a></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Simcoe%20County%2020,000%20Homes%20Campaign%20Highlight%20report.pdf" target="_blank">Simcoe County 20,000 Homes Campaign Highlights report</a></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Social%20Housing%20and%20Ontario%20Works%20overview.pdf" target="_blank">Social Housing and Ontario Work</a></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2028/Community%20Paramedicine.pdf" target="_blank">Community Paramedicine </a></p><p style="line-height:24.64px;"> </p></div><div><h3>June 29, 2016 – Community Plenary Session</h3><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/Chronic%20Homelessness%20Community_Profiles%20Simcoe%20County.pdf" target="_blank">Chronic Homelessness Community Profiles: Simcoe County</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/Rapid%20Re-housing%20Program.pdf" target="_blank">Rapid Re-housing Program</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/Shelter%20Diversion%20Strategy%20Transitional-Aged%20Youth%20Housing%20Program.pdf" target="_blank">Shelter Diversion Strategy: Transition-Aged Youth Housing Program</a>​</p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/John%20Howard%20Society%20Community%20Reintegration%20Services.pdf" target="_blank">John Howard Society Community Reintegration Services</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/LOFT%20Community%20Services.pdf" target="_blank">LOFT Community Services</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/Capacity%20Building%20for%20Ending%20Homelessness%20in%20Simcoe%20County.pdf" target="_blank">Capacity Building for Ending Homelessness in Simcoe County</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/The%20Building%20Hope%20Project,%20Orillia.pdf" target="_blank">The Building Hope Project, Orillia</a></p><p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Homelessness/June%2029/North%20Simcoe’s%20Community%20Hub.pdf" target="_blank">North Simcoe's Community Hub</a></p><p><a href="https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tolqHBr2hxc&feature=youtu.be" target="_blank">Dan's Journey: Working Hand in Hand (video link)</a><span style="font-size:1em;">​</span></p></div>
Poverty Reduction Community Event 2015Poverty Reduction Community Event 2015<h2>Making Choices Together </h2><h3>Re-imagining Poverty Reduction in Simcoe County </h3><div><p>On October 1, 2015, 104 community members from across Simcoe County came together for the first community engagement event called Making Choices Together – Re-Imagining Poverty Reduction in Simcoe County (herein “Community Engagement event”). Held at the Simcoe County Museum and organized by a community partner planning committee, the goal of the day was to engage with the broader community to identify priorities around poverty reduction for Simcoe County and to build on existing collaborative activities already having an impact.</p><div><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Poverty/Making%20Choices%20Together%20Community%20Engagement%20Report%202016%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">Making Choices Together - Community Engagement Report, 2016</a><div><br></div><div><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/Poverty/Making%20Choices%20Together%20Community%20Engagement%20Appendices%202016%20FINAL.pdf" target="_blank">Making Choices Together - Community Engagement Appendices, 2016 </a>​</div><div><br></div><br></div></div>
20,000 Homes Campaign in Simcoe County20,000 Homes Campaign in Simcoe County<p><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/20,000%20Homes%20Campaign/SC%2020,000%20Homes%20Campaign%20Registry%20Week_Final%20Report.pdf"> </a><a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/20,000%20Homes%20Campaign/SC%2020,000%20Homes%20Campaign%20Registry%20Week_Final%20Report.pdf" target="_blank">20,000 Homes Campaign Final full report</a></p><p> <a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/20,000%20Homes%20Campaign/SC%2020,000%20Homes%20Campaign_Highlight%20Presentation.pdf" target="_blank">20,000 Homes Campaign Final highlight presentation</a></p><p> <a href="/ChildrenandCommunityServices/Documents/Data%20Consortium/Simcoe%20County%20Community%20Engagement/20,000%20Homes%20Campaign/SC%2020,000%20Homes%20Campaign%20Registry%20Week_Infographic.pdf" target="_blank">20,000 Homes Campaign Infographic</a>​​​​</p>

For further information please contact Irena Pozgaj-Jones at 705-722-3132 or 905-729-4514 ext. 1039 or by email at Irena.Pozgaj-Jones@simcoe.ca.

The Simcoe County Data Consortium is part of the Community Data Program, which is made up of a national network of community data consortia across Canada. For more information about the Simcoe County Data Consortium, visit www.simcoe.ca/dataconsortium.