Demographics of Duncan, British Columbia

Overview
Population, 2021

5,047

2.1%
Population, 2016: 4,944
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 2.06
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 2444.5
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$40,600
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$36,560
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$64,700
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$58,250
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
45.4%
Unemployment rate
9.5%
Participation rate
50.3%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$423,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,001
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,108
Population
Population, 2021 5,047
Population, 2016 4,944
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.10%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,620
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,523
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.80%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,454
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 2,381
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.10%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 2
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 2,445
National population rank, 2021 729
Province/territory population rank, 2021 100
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,645
Official languages 4,640
English 4,640
French 330
Non-official languages 505
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,910
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $40,600
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,910
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,560
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,265
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $32,920
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,220
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,280
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,585
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $14,340
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 310
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $5,760
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 985
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,120
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 935
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $53,200
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,500
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 995
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $19,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $23,120
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 67.60%
Employment income (%) 50.70%
Government transfers (%) 32.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.10%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 7.40%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.70%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,855
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,640
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,860
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $33,480
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,270
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $33,360
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,470
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $33,520
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,080
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $11,660
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 205
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,200
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 905
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $49,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $53,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 985
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,800
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,900
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 75.20%
Employment income (%) 57.00%
Government transfers (%) 24.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 0.90%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,455
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $64,700
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $58,250
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,165
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $39,900
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $36,100
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,290
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $87,100
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $78,300
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,180
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $85,600
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $77,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 540
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $78,000
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $70,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 330
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $112,400
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $100,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 265
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $65,500
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $60,800
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,435
Average total income in 2020 ($) $40,240
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $36,320
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,645
Canadian citizens 4,545
Canadian citizens aged under 18 780
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,760
Not Canadian citizens 105
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,455
Owner 1,415
Renter 1,040
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,455
Condominium 600
Not condominium 1,855
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,455
No bedrooms 35
1 bedroom 475
2 bedrooms 1,025
3 bedrooms 675
4 or more bedrooms 245
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,455
1 to 4 rooms 1,010
5 rooms 555
6 rooms 370
7 rooms 220
8 or more rooms 305
Average number of rooms per dwelling 5
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,455
1960 or before 650
1961 to 1980 855
1981 to 1990 250
1991 to 2000 420
2001 to 2005 40
2006 to 2010 105
2011 to 2015 65
2016 to 2021 55
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,455
15 to 24 years 70
25 to 34 years 280
35 to 44 years 270
45 to 54 years 290
55 to 64 years 505
65 to 74 years 515
75 to 84 years 345
85 years and over 185
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,445
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,765
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 680
30% to less than 100% 640
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,410
% of owner households with a mortgage 52.80%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 14.90%
% in core housing need 6.80%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $840
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,001
Median value of dwellings ($) $400,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $423,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $980
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,108
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 875
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,100
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,205
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 390
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,810
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
No certificate, diploma or degree 720
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,285
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,975
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,380
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 385
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 185
Apprenticeship certificate 200
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 830
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 160
Bachelor’s degree or higher 600
Bachelor's degree 385
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 55
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 140
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,200
No certificate, diploma or degree 325
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 755
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,130
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 770
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 190
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 100
Apprenticeship certificate 90
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 495
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 85
Bachelor’s degree or higher 360
Bachelor's degree 250
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 35
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 70
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,980
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,005
Education 155
13. Education 155
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 75
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 60
Humanities 90
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 30
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 20
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 15
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 220
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 80
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 15
42. Psychology 50
45. Social sciences 55
Business, management and public administration 330
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 35
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 290
Physical and life sciences and technologies 65
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 25
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 20
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 40
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 30
25. Library science 10
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 385
04. Architecture and related services 20
14. Engineering 25
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 60
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 135
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 100
48. Precision production 45
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 70
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 40
03. Natural resources and conservation 30
Health and related fields 415
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 10
51. Health professions and related programs 390
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 130
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 100
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 10
49. Transportation and materials moving 15
Other 0
Total - Major field of study - Classification of Instructional Programs (CIP) 2021 for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,200
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,075
Education 95
13. Education 95
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 30
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 20
Humanities 45
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 20
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 0
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 130
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 35
22. Legal professions and studies 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 10
42. Psychology 35
45. Social sciences 40
Business, management and public administration 210
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 15
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 195
Physical and life sciences and technologies 25
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 35
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 30
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 190
04. Architecture and related services 15
14. Engineering 15
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 35
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 75
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 45
48. Precision production 10
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 45
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 30
03. Natural resources and conservation 10
Health and related fields 235
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 15
51. Health professions and related programs 215
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 85
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 65
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 10
49. Transportation and materials moving 10
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 3,980
In the labour force 2,000
Employed 1,805
Unemployed 190
Not in the labour force 1,980
Participation rate 50.30%
Employment rate 45.40%
Unemployment rate 9.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 3,980
Did not work 1,955
Worked 2,025
Worked full year full time 950
Worked part year and/or part time 1,075
Average weeks worked in reference year 40
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 2,000
Class of worker - not applicable 35
All classes of workers 1,970
Employee 1,595
Permanent position 1,380
Temporary position 215
Fixed term (1 year or more) 75
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 135
Self-employed 375
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,000
Occupation - not applicable 35
All occupations 1,970
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 10
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 255
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 100
3 Health occupations 155
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 210
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 70
6 Sales and service occupations 640
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 375
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 65
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 95
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 2,000
Industry - not applicable 35
All industries 1,970
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 40
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
22 Utilities 0
23 Construction 190
31-33 Manufacturing 150
41 Wholesale trade 15
44-45 Retail trade 290
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 45
51 Information and cultural industries 30
52 Finance and insurance 40
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 25
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 95
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 130
61 Educational services 145
62 Health care and social assistance 295
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 50
72 Accommodation and food services 210
81 Other services (except public administration) 120
91 Public administration 90
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 1,810
Worked at home 225
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 295
Usual place of work 1,280
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,285
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 335
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 765
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 180
Commute to a different province or territory 10
Total - Main mode of commuting for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 1,580
Car, truck or van 1,330
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,225
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 105
Public transit 25
Walked 190
Bicycle 15
Other method 20
Total - Commuting duration for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work or no fixed workplace address - 25% sample data 1,580
Less than 15 minutes 790
15 to 29 minutes 500
30 to 44 minutes 95
45 to 59 minutes 85
60 minutes and over 115
Language of Work
Total - All languages used at work for the population in private households aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020 - 25% sample data 2,175
English 2,130
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 25
English and non-official language(s) 15
French and non-official language(s) 0
English, French and non-official language(s) 0
Multiple non-official languages 0
Total - Language used most often at work for the population aged 15 years and over who worked since January 1, 2020, in private households, 2021 Census - 25% sample data 2,175
Official languages 2,165
English 2,165
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 4,450
Non-movers 2,230
Movers 2,220
Non-migrants 440
Migrants 1,780
Internal migrants 1,725
Intraprovincial migrants 1,495
Interprovincial migrants 235
External migrants 45
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