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The 1986, 1996 and 2001 Survey Summaries for the GTA

Town of Georgina


DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS


Total Number of Households 2001: 13800
1996: 12300
1986: 8700
Dwelling Type House Townhouse Apartment
2001: 92% 3% 6%
1996: 91% 3% 6%
1986: 94% n/a 6%
Household Size 1 2 3 4 5+
2001: 19% 33% 19% 20% 9%
1996: 18% 35% 15% 22% 11%
1986: 14% 34% 19% 19% 14%
Number of Vehicles 0 1 2 3 4+
2001: 4% 31% 50% 11% 3%
1996: 5% 34% 49% 9% 3%
1986: 5% 35% 43% 14% 4%
Household Averages Persons  Workers  Drivers  Vehicles  Trips/Day 
2001: 2.7 1.4 1.8 1.8 5.7
1996: 2.8 1.3 1.8 1.7 5.3
1986: 2.9 1.4 1.9 1.8 5.3

Total Population 2001: 37300
1996: 34000
1986: 25100
Employment Status
Population Licenced
Drivers
Student Full
Time
Part
Time
Work at
Home
Male 2001: 18900 70% 21% 49% 4% 4%
1996: 17400 67% 23% 46% 4% 3%
1986: 12500 70% 21% 53% 2% 4%
Female 2001: 18300 67% 18% 33% 9% 4%
1996: 16700 67% 19% 31% 10% 2%
1986: 12600 61% 21% 29% 9% 2%


Age Distribution of Population
Age Category
Median 0-10 11-15 16-25 26-45 46-64 65+
2001: 35.5 18% 7% 9% 35% 19% 12%
1996: 33.2 20% 6% 10% 37% 17% 10%
1986: 30.6 19% 7% 12% 35% 17% 11%

Daily Trips/Person (age 11+) Daily Work Trips/Worker
2001: 2.5 2001: 0.79
1996: 2.4 1996: 0.77
1986: 2.3 1986: 0.74





TRAVEL PATTERNS


Trips Made by Georgina Residents

Trip Purpose Category
Time Period Year Trips % of 24 hr. HB-W HB-S HB-D N-HB
6-9 a.m. 2001: 17000 21.8% 53% 19% 16% 12%
1996: 14100 21.4% 53% 21% 15% 11%
1986: 9700 21.0% 63% 17% 13% 7%
24 Hours 2001: 78000 34% 9% 38% 19%
1996: 65800 33% 10% 38% 20%
1986: 46300 37% 10% 38% 15%
Percentage of Trips Within Region
6-9 a.m. 2001: 43% 24 Hours 2001: 47%
1996: 40% 1996: 44%
1986: 40% 1986: 48%

Trips Made to Georgina

Destination Purpose
Time Period Year Trips % of 24 hr. Work School Home Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 8700 15.1% 38% 31% 8% 23%
1996: 6700 14.3% 39% 37% 6% 18%
1986: 4700 13.4% 46% 32% 4% 18%
24 Hours 2001: 57900 8% 5% 54% 32%
1996: 46900 8% 6% 56% 30%
1986: 35000 9% 6% 55% 29%

Trips Made by Georgina Residents

Time Period Year Trips Auto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk & 
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 17000 73% 10% * * 6% 10%
1996: 14100 71% 10% 1% * 6% 11%
1986: 9700 70% 11% 1% * 4% 13%
24 Hours 2001: 78000 77% 14% 0% 0% 4% 5%
1996: 65800 76% 15% 1% * 3% 5%
1986: 46300 74% 15% 1% 0% 2% 7%
Median Trip Length (km) by Mode
Year Auto 
Driver
Auto 
Passng.
Local 
Transit
GO 
Train
2001: 14.7 10 47.1 74.5
1996: 16 12.5 52 *
1986: 12.8 13.5 62.3 63.5

Trips Made to Georgina

Time Period Year Trips Auto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk & 
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 8700 63% 11% * * 12% 14%
1996: 6700 58% 10% * * 13% 19%
1986: 4700 59% 10% * * 8% 23%
24 Hours 2001: 57900 74% 15% 0% * 5% 6%
1996: 46900 73% 16% 1% * 5% 6%
1986: 35000 72% 16% 1% * 3% 9%