Demographics of Corner Brook, Newfoundland and Labrador

Overview
Population, 2021

19,333

-2.4%
Population, 2016: 19,806
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 147.88
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 130.7
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$44,920
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$37,920
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$80,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$67,700
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
47.2%
Unemployment rate
13.7%
Participation rate
54.6%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$243,400
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,093
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$898
Population
Population, 2021 19,333
Population, 2016 19,806
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -2.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 9,552
Total private dwellings, 2016 9,395
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 8,868
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 8,764
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 148
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 131
National population rank, 2021 237
Province/territory population rank, 2021 5
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 18,590
Official languages 18,580
English 18,575
French 905
Non-official languages 595
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,320
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,825
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $44,920
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 15,830
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,920
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,045
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $40,240
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 10,205
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $40,800
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 13,480
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $13,800
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,105
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,490
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,260
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,710
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,315
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,635
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $55,200
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $63,800
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,160
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $15,900
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $24,960
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 73.80%
Employment income (%) 58.60%
Government transfers (%) 26.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 4.10%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.10%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.20%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,320
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 15,570
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $43,200
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 15,580
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $36,200
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 13,065
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,960
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 10,470
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,560
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 12,315
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $11,160
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,780
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,960
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,315
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,590
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $53,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $61,250
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,950
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $20,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,800
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 79.60%
Employment income (%) 64.80%
Government transfers (%) 20.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 4.10%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 8,865
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $80,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $67,700
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 3,045
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $39,920
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $34,800
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 5,820
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $101,300
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $84,900
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 5,515
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $101,400
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $84,900
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,525
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $89,100
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $75,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,860
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $142,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $116,500
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 995
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $58,300
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $52,700
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,885
Average total income in 2020 ($) $39,040
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $34,080
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 18,595
Canadian citizens 18,240
Canadian citizens aged under 18 2,770
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 15,465
Not Canadian citizens 355
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 8,865
Owner 5,540
Renter 3,330
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 8,865
Condominium 225
Not condominium 8,645
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 8,865
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 960
2 bedrooms 2,215
3 bedrooms 3,740
4 or more bedrooms 1,950
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 8,865
1 to 4 rooms 1,925
5 rooms 1,580
6 rooms 1,330
7 rooms 1,255
8 or more rooms 2,770
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 8,865
1960 or before 2,705
1961 to 1980 3,070
1981 to 1990 945
1991 to 2000 960
2001 to 2005 255
2006 to 2010 385
2011 to 2015 320
2016 to 2021 225
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 8,865
15 to 24 years 385
25 to 34 years 1,035
35 to 44 years 1,165
45 to 54 years 1,475
55 to 64 years 1,770
65 to 74 years 1,700
75 to 84 years 965
85 years and over 375
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 8,855
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 7,090
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 1,765
30% to less than 100% 1,625
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 5,535
% of owner households with a mortgage 51.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 11.60%
% in core housing need 2.90%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $890
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,093
Median value of dwellings ($) $230,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $243,400
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $850
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $898
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,315
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,955
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 13,360
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 9,600
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,045
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 8,555
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 16,320
No certificate, diploma or degree 2,710
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,640
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 8,965
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 6,155
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,720
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 760
Apprenticeship certificate 960
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 4,095
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 345
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,810
Bachelor's degree 1,910
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 120
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 85
Master's degree 580
Earned doctorate 115
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 9,595
No certificate, diploma or degree 900
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,265
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 6,435
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 4,340
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,080
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 485
Apprenticeship certificate 595
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 3,015
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 245
Bachelor’s degree or higher 2,090
Bachelor's degree 1,415
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 75
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 65
Master's degree 435
Earned doctorate 100
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 16,320
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 7,350
Education 660
13. Education 660
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 180
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 165
Humanities 250
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 70
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 75
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 15
39. Theology and religious vocations 40
54. History 25
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 10
Social and behavioural sciences and law 675
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 35
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 140
22. Legal professions and studies 55
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 15
42. Psychology 205
45. Social sciences 225
Business, management and public administration 1,870
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 65
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,805
Physical and life sciences and technologies 190
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 95
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 30
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 45
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 265
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 240
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,060
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 135
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 535
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 685
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 525
48. Precision production 175
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 355
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 70
03. Natural resources and conservation 285
Health and related fields 1,700
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 35
51. Health professions and related programs 1,640
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 760
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 315
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 95
49. Transportation and materials moving 350
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 9,600
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 3,165
Education 365
13. Education 365
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 135
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 130
Humanities 170
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 15
23. English language and literature/letters 50
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 55
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 545
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 30
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 115
22. Legal professions and studies 45
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 10
42. Psychology 145
45. Social sciences 195
Business, management and public administration 1,355
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 50
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 1,305
Physical and life sciences and technologies 145
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 90
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 15
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 40
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 220
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 215
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 1,400
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 90
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 465
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 465
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 260
48. Precision production 110
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 265
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 55
03. Natural resources and conservation 215
Health and related fields 1,270
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 35
51. Health professions and related programs 1,220
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 560
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 215
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 90
49. Transportation and materials moving 260
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 16,320
In the labour force 8,915
Employed 7,695
Unemployed 1,225
Not in the labour force 7,400
Participation rate 54.60%
Employment rate 47.20%
Unemployment rate 13.70%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 16,320
Did not work 7,250
Worked 9,065
Worked full year full time 4,685
Worked part year and/or part time 4,380
Average weeks worked in reference year 39
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 8,920
Class of worker - not applicable 270
All classes of workers 8,645
Employee 7,970
Permanent position 5,865
Temporary position 2,105
Fixed term (1 year or more) 415
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 1,695
Self-employed 675
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 8,920
Occupation - not applicable 270
All occupations 8,645
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 50
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 1,075
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 415
3 Health occupations 1,105
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,275
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 160
6 Sales and service occupations 2,725
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 1,440
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 125
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 275
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 8,920
Industry - not applicable 270
All industries 8,645
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 90
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 135
22 Utilities 60
23 Construction 625
31-33 Manufacturing 380
41 Wholesale trade 220
44-45 Retail trade 1,605
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 330
51 Information and cultural industries 105
52 Finance and insurance 150
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 95
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 280
55 Management of companies and enterprises 15
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 235
61 Educational services 720
62 Health care and social assistance 1,860
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 115
72 Accommodation and food services 630
81 Other services (except public administration) 380
91 Public administration 610
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 7,695
Worked at home 605
Worked outside Canada 20
No fixed workplace address 890
Usual place of work 6,180
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 6,185
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 5,495
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 290
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 340
Commute to a different province or territory 55
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 7,070
Car, truck or van 6,370
Car, truck or van - as a driver 5,640
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 730
Public transit 50
Walked 460
Bicycle 15
Other method 180
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 7,070
Less than 15 minutes 5,235
15 to 29 minutes 1,375
30 to 44 minutes 185
45 to 59 minutes 90
60 minutes and over 185
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 9,730
English 9,640
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 70
English and non-official language(s) 10
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 9,730
Official languages 9,725
English 9,705
French 15
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 17,955
Non-movers 11,875
Movers 6,080
Non-migrants 2,970
Migrants 3,105
Internal migrants 2,840
Intraprovincial migrants 2,030
Interprovincial migrants 800
External migrants 270
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