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The 1986, 1996 and 2001 Survey Summaries for the GTA

Township of Scugog


DEMOGRAPHIC CHARACTERISTICS


Total Number of Households 2001: 7400
1996: 6500
1986: 5000
Dwelling Type House Townhouse Apartment
2001: 92% 1% 7%
1996: 92% * 8%
1986: 95% n/a 5%
Household Size 1 2 3 4 5+
2001: 16% 38% 16% 19% 12%
1996: 13% 33% 16% 25% 12%
1986: 8% 32% 19% 27% 14%
Number of Vehicles 0 1 2 3 4+
2001: 2% 26% 47% 16% 9%
1996: 4% 22% 56% 13% 5%
1986: 3% 22% 52% 15% 7%
Household Averages Persons  Workers  Drivers  Vehicles  Trips/Day 
2001: 2.8 1.5 2.1 2.1 6.3
1996: 2.9 1.5 2.1 1.9 6.0
1986: 3.1 1.6 2.1 2.0 6.3

Total Population 2001: 20500
1996: 18900
1986: 15700
Employment Status
Population Licenced
Drivers
Student Full
Time
Part
Time
Work at
Home
Male 2001: 10200 75% 21% 47% 4% 7%
1996: 9300 71% 28% 44% 6% 4%
1986: 7700 73% 23% 54% 4% 4%
Female 2001: 10300 74% 20% 32% 10% 6%
1996: 9600 72% 24% 32% 13% 2%
1986: 8000 60% 25% 23% 13% 3%


Age Distribution of Population
Age Category
Median 0-10 11-15 16-25 26-45 46-64 65+
2001: 40.4 13% 7% 11% 28% 27% 14%
1996: 36.8 15% 9% 13% 33% 21% 9%
1986: 31.5 17% 9% 14% 33% 18% 9%

Daily Trips/Person (age 11+) Daily Work Trips/Worker
2001: 2.6 2001: 0.74
1996: 2.4 1996: 0.74
1986: 2.4 1986: 0.71





TRAVEL PATTERNS


Trips Made by Scugog Residents

Trip Purpose Category
Time Period Year Trips % of 24 hr. HB-W HB-S HB-D N-HB
6-9 a.m. 2001: 9600 20.6% 52% 22% 16% 9%
1996: 8800 22.7% 50% 31% 13% 6%
1986: 6100 19.2% 59% 26% 10% 5%
24 Hours 2001: 46500 32% 10% 41% 18%
1996: 38700 32% 15% 39% 14%
1986: 31800 32% 15% 39% 15%
Percentage of Trips Within Region
6-9 a.m. 2001: 48% 24 Hours 2001: 49%
1996: 50% 1996: 48%
1986: 43% 1986: 44%

Trips Made to Scugog Township

Destination Purpose
Time Period Year Trips % of 24 hr. Work School Home Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 6200 16.0% 41% 34% 6% 19%
1996: 5400 17.2% 33% 43% 5% 19%
1986: 3500 14.2% 45% 38% 6% 11%
24 Hours 2001: 38500 10% 6% 50% 34%
1996: 31100 9% 8% 53% 30%
1986: 24300 9% 8% 56% 27%

Trips Made by Scugog Residents

Time Period Year Trips Auto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk & 
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 9600 71% 10% * 1% 8% 9%
1996: 8800 66% 9% * * 9% 16%
1986: 6100 68% 12% * * 10% 9%
24 Hours 2001: 46500 76% 15% 0% 1% 4% 4%
1996: 38700 72% 16% * 1% def 7%
1986: 31800 71% 17% * 0% 6% 6%
Median Trip Length (km) by Mode
Year Auto 
Driver
Auto 
Passng.
Local 
Transit
GO 
Train
2001: 11.8 9.4 8.9 60.7
1996: 14.6 9.7 * 61.8
1986: 14.1 12.5 * 60

Trips Made to Scugog Township

Time Period Year Trips Auto
Driver
Auto
Passng.
Local
Transit
GO
Train
Walk & 
Cycle
Other
6-9 a.m. 2001: 6200 60% 14% * * 12% 14%
1996: 5400 54% 8% * * 15% 23%
1986: 3500 51% 15% * * 18% 15%
24 Hours 2001: 38500 73% 17% * 0% 5% 5%
1996: 31100 69% 16% * 1% 5% 9%
1986: 24300 67% 17% * * 8% 7%