Canada – Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 with a high school diplomaFootnote 1 in 2016, by 2016 census division (CD) – High school diplomaFootnote 2 (regardless of any other qualifications obtained)

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This map shows the percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 with a high school diploma (regardless of any other qualifications obtained) in 2016, by 2016 census division (CD).

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This table shows the categories of the population aged 25 to 64 with a high school diploma (regardless of any other qualifications obtained) in 2016 grouped by ranges of percentage and by corresponding category colour. National average is also provided.

Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 with a high school diploma (regardless of any other qualifications obtained) in 2016.
Category Percentage Colour
1 ≥ 85.0% Dark green
2 80.0% to < 85.0% Medium dark green
3 75.0% to < 80.0% Medium green
4 65.0% to < 75.0% Medium light green
5 < 65.0% Light green
6 Sparsely populated (outside population ecumene) Pale grey

Census divisions are outlined with a black line. An inset map has been provided to permit greater visibility. Provincial capitals are labeled in black.

Data

Summary

The following table lists the census divisions for Canada, their associated data values and the category to which they are assigned on the map.

Census divisions for Canada showing percentage of the population with a high school diploma (regardless of any other qualifications obtained) in 2016 by rank.
Census division unique identifier Census division name Percentage Category
1001 Division No. 1, Newfoundland and Labrador 87.6 1
1002 Division No. 2, Newfoundland and Labrador 71.4 4
1003 Division No. 3, Newfoundland and Labrador 66.5 4
1004 Division No. 4, Newfoundland and Labrador 75.0 3
1005 Division No. 5, Newfoundland and Labrador 83.0 2
1006 Division No. 6, Newfoundland and Labrador 80.7 2
1007 Division No. 7, Newfoundland and Labrador 74.5 4
1008 Division No. 8, Newfoundland and Labrador 66.8 4
1009 Division No. 9, Newfoundland and Labrador 71.1 4
1010 Division No. 10, Newfoundland and Labrador 80.0 2
1011 Division No. 11, Newfoundland and Labrador 58.7 5
1101 Kings, Prince Edward Island 81.6 2
1102 Queens, Prince Edward Island 89.8 1
1103 Prince, Prince Edward Island 80.7 2
1201 Shelburne, Nova Scotia 67.1 4
1202 Yarmouth, Nova Scotia 74.0 4
1203 Digby, Nova Scotia 72.2 4
1204 Queens, Nova Scotia 77.1 3
1205 Annapolis, Nova Scotia 76.4 3
1206 Lunenburg, Nova Scotia 79.6 3
1207 Kings, Nova Scotia 84.0 2
1208 Hants, Nova Scotia 81.3 2
1209 Halifax, Nova Scotia 89.5 1
1210 Colchester, Nova Scotia 83.4 2
1211 Cumberland, Nova Scotia 81.6 2
1212 Pictou, Nova Scotia 81.9 2
1213 Guysborough, Nova Scotia 72.0 4
1214 Antigonish, Nova Scotia 88.5 1
1215 Inverness, Nova Scotia 84.3 2
1216 Richmond, Nova Scotia 78.4 3
1217 Cape Breton, Nova Scotia 83.3 2
1218 Victoria, Nova Scotia 78.2 3
1301 Saint John, New Brunswick 86.5 1
1302 Charlotte, New Brunswick 83.9 2
1303 Sunbury, New Brunswick 86.5 1
1304 Queens, New Brunswick 82.8 2
1305 Kings, New Brunswick 91.0 1
1306 Albert, New Brunswick 90.4 1
1307 Westmorland, New Brunswick 87.5 1
1308 Kent, New Brunswick 71.6 4
1309 Northumberland, New Brunswick 80.2 2
1310 York, New Brunswick 91.2 1
1311 Carleton, New Brunswick 85.2 1
1312 Victoria, New Brunswick 81.6 2
1313 Madawaska, New Brunswick 80.6 2
1314 Restigouche, New Brunswick 74.6 4
1315 Gloucester, New Brunswick 70.9 4
2401 Les Îles-de-la-Madeleine, Quebec 73.0 4
2402 Le Rocher-Percé, Quebec 66.8 4
2403 La Côte-de-Gaspé, Quebec 77.8 3
2404 La Haute-Gaspésie, Quebec 64.1 5
2405 Bonaventure, Quebec 78.1 3
2406 Avignon, Quebec 78.5 3
2407 La Matapédia, Quebec 74.3 4
2408 Matane, Quebec 75.5 3
2409 La Mitis, Quebec 75.8 3
2410 Rimouski-Neigette, Quebec 87.3 1
2411 Les Basques, Quebec 75.8 3
2412 Rivière-du-Loup, Quebec 82.0 2
2413 Témiscouata, Quebec 70.4 4
2414 Kamouraska, Quebec 79.6 3
2415 Charlevoix-Est, Quebec 79.0 3
2416 Charlevoix, Quebec 82.0 2
2417 L'Islet, Quebec 73.8 4
2418 Montmagny, Quebec 75.6 3
2419 Bellechasse, Quebec 81.0 2
2420 L'Île-d'Orléans, Quebec 90.2 1
2421 La Côte-de-Beaupré, Quebec 87.7 1
2422 La Jacques-Cartier, Quebec 90.1 1
2423 Québec, Quebec 90.3 1
2425 Lévis, Quebec 90.5 1
2426 La Nouvelle-Beauce, Quebec 84.8 2
2427 Robert-Cliche, Quebec 76.7 3
2428 Les Etchemins, Quebec 72.7 4
2429 Beauce-Sartigan, Quebec 76.3 3
2430 Le Granit, Quebec 68.8 4
2431 Les Appalaches, Quebec 79.0 3
2432 L'Érable, Quebec 75.0 3
2433 Lotbinière, Quebec 78.6 3
2434 Portneuf, Quebec 86.0 1
2435 Mékinac, Quebec 75.6 3
2436 Shawinigan, Quebec 79.7 3
2437 Francheville, Quebec 85.1 1
2438 Bécancour, Quebec 80.6 2
2439 Arthabaska, Quebec 77.3 3
2440 Les Sources, Quebec 71.8 4
2441 Le Haut-Saint-François, Quebec 73.5 4
2442 Le Val-Saint-François, Quebec 80.0 3
2443 Sherbrooke, Quebec 85.8 1
2444 Coaticook, Quebec 75.3 3
2445 Memphrémagog, Quebec 82.5 2
2446 Brome-Missisquoi, Quebec 81.9 2
2447 La Haute-Yamaska, Quebec 79.6 3
2448 Acton, Quebec 71.5 4
2449 Drummond, Quebec 79.1 3
2450 Nicolet-Yamaska, Quebec 76.6 3
2451 Maskinongé, Quebec 74.6 4
2452 D'Autray, Quebec 73.5 4
2453 Pierre-De Saurel, Quebec 77.5 3
2454 Les Maskoutains, Quebec 76.8 3
2455 Rouville, Quebec 78.0 3
2456 Le Haut-Richelieu, Quebec 80.9 2
2457 La Vallée-du-Richelieu, Quebec 89.3 1
2458 Longueuil, Quebec 86.8 1
2459 Marguerite-D'Youville, Quebec 86.4 1
2460 L'Assomption, Quebec 84.6 2
2461 Joliette, Quebec 79.6 3
2462 Matawinie, Quebec 72.6 4
2463 Montcalm, Quebec 69.3 4
2464 Les Moulins, Quebec 84.0 2
2465 Laval, Quebec 85.8 1
2466 Montréal, Quebec 87.7 1
2467 Roussillon, Quebec 86.1 1
2468 Les Jardins-de-Napierville, Quebec 74.1 4
2469 Le Haut-Saint-Laurent, Quebec 74.9 4
2470 Beauharnois-Salaberry, Quebec 77.5 3
2471 Vaudreuil-Soulanges, Quebec 87.7 1
2472 Deux-Montagnes, Quebec 82.8 2
2473 Thérèse-De Blainville, Quebec 86.4 1
2474 Mirabel, Quebec 82.9 2
2475 La Rivière-du-Nord, Quebec 78.8 3
2476 Argenteuil, Quebec 72.0 4
2477 Les Pays-d'en-Haut, Quebec 86.7 1
2478 Les Laurentides, Quebec 77.9 3
2479 Antoine-Labelle, Quebec 69.6 4
2480 Papineau, Quebec 71.8 4
2481 Gatineau, Quebec 84.2 2
2482 Les Collines-de-l'Outaouais, Quebec 83.5 2
2483 La Vallée-de-la-Gatineau, Quebec 68.9 4
2484 Pontiac, Quebec 69.8 4
2485 Témiscamingue, Quebec 72.2 4
2486 Rouyn-Noranda, Quebec 79.7 3
2487 Abitibi-Ouest, Quebec 69.1 4
2488 Abitibi, Quebec 73.6 4
2489 La Vallée-de-l'Or, Quebec 71.8 4
2490 La Tuque, Quebec 67.9 4
2491 Le Domaine-du-Roy, Quebec 77.7 3
2492 Maria-Chapdelaine, Quebec 74.8 4
2493 Lac-Saint-Jean-Est, Quebec 80.1 2
2494 Le Saguenay-et-son-Fjord, Quebec 85.2 1
2495 La Haute-Côte-Nord, Quebec 73.7 4
2496 Manicouagan, Quebec 78.3 3
2497 Sept-Rivières--Caniapiscau, Quebec 75.6 3
2498 Minganie--Le Golfe-du-Saint-Laurent, Quebec 62.4 5
2499 Nord-du-Québec, Quebec 53.9 5
3501 Stormont, Dundas and Glengarry, Ontario 83.2 2
3502 Prescott and Russell, Ontario 86.2 1
3506 Ottawa, Ontario 92.6 1
3507 Leeds and Grenville, Ontario 86.9 1
3509 Lanark, Ontario 87.5 1
3510 Frontenac, Ontario 90.6 1
3511 Lennox and Addington, Ontario 86.5 1
3512 Hastings, Ontario 83.1 2
3513 Prince Edward, Ontario 86.9 1
3514 Northumberland, Ontario 86.4 1
3515 Peterborough, Ontario 87.5 1
3516 Kawartha Lakes, Ontario 84.6 2
3518 Durham, Ontario 89.4 1
3519 York, Ontario 90.6 1
3520 Toronto, Ontario 88.6 1
3521 Peel, Ontario 88.3 1
3522 Dufferin, Ontario 87.6 1
3523 Wellington, Ontario 86.8 1
3524 Halton, Ontario 93.8 1
3525 Hamilton, Ontario 85.7 1
3526 Niagara, Ontario 87.9 1
3528 Haldimand-Norfolk, Ontario 82.4 2
3529 Brant, Ontario 83.9 2
3530 Waterloo, Ontario 86.7 1
3531 Perth, Ontario 82.8 2
3532 Oxford, Ontario 83.2 2
3534 Elgin, Ontario 80.5 2
3536 Chatham-Kent, Ontario 82.0 2
3537 Essex, Ontario 87.2 1
3538 Lambton, Ontario 88.4 1
3539 Middlesex, Ontario 88.4 1
3540 Huron, Ontario 80.2 2
3541 Bruce, Ontario 84.9 2
3542 Grey, Ontario 82.2 2
3543 Simcoe, Ontario 85.5 1
3544 Muskoka, Ontario 85.6 1
3546 Haliburton, Ontario 80.5 2
3547 Renfrew, Ontario 86.4 1
3548 Nipissing, Ontario 84.4 2
3549 Parry Sound, Ontario 83.3 2
3551 Manitoulin, Ontario 80.1 2
3552 Sudbury, Ontario 77.6 3
3553 Greater Sudbury, Ontario 86.5 1
3554 Timiskaming, Ontario 77.9 3
3556 Cochrane, Ontario 78.7 3
3557 Algoma, Ontario 85.1 1
3558 Thunder Bay, Ontario 83.4 2
3559 Rainy River, Ontario 82.0 2
3560 Kenora, Ontario 68.7 4
4601 Division No. 1, Manitoba 76.9 3
4602 Division No. 2, Manitoba 78.2 3
4603 Division No. 3, Manitoba 69.8 4
4604 Division No. 4, Manitoba 77.6 3
4605 Division No. 5, Manitoba 82.8 2
4606 Division No. 6, Manitoba 77.8 3
4607 Division No. 7, Manitoba 84.6 2
4608 Division No. 8, Manitoba 69.0 4
4609 Division No. 9, Manitoba 77.5 3
4610 Division No. 10, Manitoba 89.8 1
4611 Division No. 11, Manitoba 88.1 1
4612 Division No. 12, Manitoba 85.0 1
4613 Division No. 13, Manitoba 85.8 1
4614 Division No. 14, Manitoba 85.1 1
4615 Division No. 15, Manitoba 80.7 2
4616 Division No. 16, Manitoba 73.2 4
4617 Division No. 17, Manitoba 77.2 3
4618 Division No. 18, Manitoba 72.0 4
4619 Division No. 19, Manitoba 46.9 5
4620 Division No. 20, Manitoba 75.3 3
4621 Division No. 21, Manitoba 73.2 4
4622 Division No. 22, Manitoba 55.4 5
4623 Division No. 23, Manitoba 49.6 5
4701 Division No. 1, Saskatchewan 82.7 2
4702 Division No. 2, Saskatchewan 85.2 1
4703 Division No. 3, Saskatchewan 83.1 2
4704 Division No. 4, Saskatchewan 83.4 2
4705 Division No. 5, Saskatchewan 84.5 2
4706 Division No. 6, Saskatchewan 89.8 1
4707 Division No. 7, Saskatchewan 84.8 2
4708 Division No. 8, Saskatchewan 86.2 1
4709 Division No. 9, Saskatchewan 82.9 2
4710 Division No. 10, Saskatchewan 79.9 3
4711 Division No. 11, Saskatchewan 90.2 1
4712 Division No. 12, Saskatchewan 82.0 2
4713 Division No. 13, Saskatchewan 81.6 2
4714 Division No. 14, Saskatchewan 80.5 2
4715 Division No. 15, Saskatchewan 83.0 2
4716 Division No. 16, Saskatchewan 76.1 3
4717 Division No. 17, Saskatchewan 77.5 3
4718 Division No. 18, Saskatchewan 51.3 5
4801 Division No. 1, Alberta 81.3 2
4802 Division No. 2, Alberta 81.5 2
4803 Division No. 3, Alberta 80.7 2
4804 Division No. 4, Alberta 85.2 1
4805 Division No. 5, Alberta 80.6 2
4806 Division No. 6, Alberta 90.0 1
4807 Division No. 7, Alberta 82.9 2
4808 Division No. 8, Alberta 83.2 2
4809 Division No. 9, Alberta 76.7 3
4810 Division No. 10, Alberta 81.2 2
4811 Division No. 11, Alberta 87.4 1
4812 Division No. 12, Alberta 80.1 2
4813 Division No. 13, Alberta 77.9 3
4814 Division No. 14, Alberta 77.5 3
4815 Division No. 15, Alberta 88.2 1
4816 Division No. 16, Alberta 90.1 1
4817 Division No. 17, Alberta 59.5 5
4818 Division No. 18, Alberta 71.2 4
4819 Division No. 19, Alberta 80.1 2
5901 East Kootenay, British Columbia 87.8 1
5903 Central Kootenay, British Columbia 85.9 1
5905 Kootenay Boundary, British Columbia 85.4 1
5907 Okanagan-Similkameen, British Columbia 84.0 2
5909 Fraser Valley, British Columbia 82.7 2
5915 Greater Vancouver, British Columbia 90.6 1
5917 Capital, British Columbia 90.6 1
5919 Cowichan Valley, British Columbia 83.5 2
5921 Nanaimo, British Columbia 86.7 1
5923 Alberni-Clayoquot, British Columbia 76.3 3
5924 Strathcona, British Columbia 83.7 2
5926 Comox Valley, British Columbia 87.2 1
5927 Powell River, British Columbia 82.8 2
5929 Sunshine Coast, British Columbia 86.8 1
5931 Squamish-Lillooet, British Columbia 90.6 1
5933 Thompson-Nicola, British Columbia 86.0 1
5935 Central Okanagan, British Columbia 88.7 1
5937 North Okanagan, British Columbia 85.0 1
5939 Columbia-Shuswap, British Columbia 84.2 2
5941 Cariboo, British Columbia 77.1 3
5943 Mount Waddington, British Columbia 70.3 4
5945 Central Coast, British Columbia 70.3 4
5947 Skeena-Queen Charlotte, British Columbia 72.5 4
5949 Kitimat-Stikine, British Columbia 76.3 3
5951 Bulkley-Nechako, British Columbia 78.0 3
5953 Fraser-Fort George, British Columbia 82.3 2
5955 Peace River, British Columbia 78.5 3
5957 Stikine, British Columbia 74.1 4
5959 Northern Rockies, British Columbia 74.6 4
6001 Yukon, Yukon 84.8 2
6101 Region 1, Northwest Territories 57.5 5
6102 Region 2, Northwest Territories 58.2 5
6103 Region 3, Northwest Territories 39.2 5
6104 Region 4, Northwest Territories 49.3 5
6105 Region 5, Northwest Territories 70.9 4
6106 Region 6, Northwest Territories 86.6 1
6204 Baffin, Nunavut 54.5 5
6205 Keewatin, Nunavut 40.7 5
6208 Kitikmeot, Nunavut 37.5 5

Source

Statistics Canada, Census of Population, 2016.

Note(s)

Footnote 1

'High school diploma' is measured using the variable 'Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate.'

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Footnote 2

'High school diploma' includes persons who have completed a high school diploma or equivalency certificate, regardless of any other qualifications obtained.

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