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Table 1  Most seniors have access to some means of transportation

Table 1a  Access to a household vehicle or public transportation, Persons 25 years and older, Canada, 2005
  Men Women Total
percentage
Age group
25 to 34 years
99
97
98
35 to 44 years
98
98
98
45 to 54 years
98
98
98
55 to 64 years
98
97
98
65 to 74 years
98
95
96
75 to 84 years
97
90
93
85 years and older
91
82
86
All seniors 65 years and older
97
92
94
Data source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2005.
Table source: Statistics Canada, 2006, "Seniors' access to transportation, Canadian Social Trends, cat. no. 11-008-XWE.

Table 1b  Access to a household vehicle (with or without a driver's licence), Persons 25 years and older, Canada, 2005
  Men Women Total
percentage
Age group
25 to 34 years
87
83
85
35 to 44 years
92
87
89
45 to 54 years
92
87
90
55 to 64 years
94
89
91
65 to 74 years
93
83
87
75 to 84 years
88
62
72
85 years and older
68
44
53
All seniors 65 years and older
97
92
94
Data source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2005.
Table source: Statistics Canada, 2006, "Seniors' access to transportation, Canadian Social Trends, cat. no. 11-008-XWE.

Table 1c  Access to a household vehicle, with a valid driver's licence, Persons 25 years and older, Canada, 2005
  Men Women Total
percentage
Age group
25 to 34 years
85
79
82
35 to 44 years
90
82
86
45 to 54 years
91
84
87
55 to 64 years
94
83
88
65 to 74 years
90
70
80
75 to 84 years
83
45
61
85 years and older
66
33
46
All seniors 65 years and older
97
92
94
Data source: Statistics Canada, General Social Survey, 2005.
Table source: Statistics Canada, 2006, "Seniors' access to transportation, Canadian Social Trends, cat. no. 11-008-XWE.