Demographics of Deer Lake, Newfoundland and Labrador

Overview
Population, 2021

4,864

-7.3%
Population, 2016: 5,249
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 73.26
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 66.4
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$41,520
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$35,360
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$78,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$67,000
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
39.8%
Unemployment rate
17%
Participation rate
47.8%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$238,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,079
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$800
Population
Population, 2021 4,864
Population, 2016 5,249
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -7.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,309
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,300
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,139
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 2,164
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -1.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 73
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 66
National population rank, 2021 752
Province/territory population rank, 2021 16
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,760
Official languages 4,755
English 4,755
French 95
Non-official languages 50
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,125
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,050
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $41,520
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,050
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $35,360
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,120
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,320
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,425
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $38,280
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,505
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $14,700
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,010
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,460
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,060
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,420
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,125
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 930
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $51,600
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $57,500
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,195
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $15,500
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $27,450
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 69.40%
Employment income (%) 55.20%
Government transfers (%) 30.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 5.70%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.30%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,125
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,970
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,920
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,975
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $34,520
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,160
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $38,880
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,490
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $40,600
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,240
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $12,240
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 890
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,320
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,125
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 925
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $49,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $57,300
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,140
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $18,800
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $34,400
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 75.60%
Employment income (%) 62.20%
Government transfers (%) 24.40%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 5.60%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,140
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $78,600
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $67,000
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 620
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $39,000
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $33,800
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,525
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $94,600
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $80,400
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,495
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $94,300
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $80,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 705
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $81,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $69,400
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 515
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $126,400
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $104,800
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 225
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $56,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $52,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 705
Average total income in 2020 ($) $38,600
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $33,500
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,760
Canadian citizens 4,730
Canadian citizens aged under 18 770
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,960
Not Canadian citizens 35
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,140
Owner 1,565
Renter 580
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,140
Condominium 35
Not condominium 2,105
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,140
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 120
2 bedrooms 580
3 bedrooms 940
4 or more bedrooms 500
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,140
1 to 4 rooms 420
5 rooms 300
6 rooms 325
7 rooms 310
8 or more rooms 790
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,140
1960 or before 395
1961 to 1980 705
1981 to 1990 230
1991 to 2000 155
2001 to 2005 130
2006 to 2010 205
2011 to 2015 225
2016 to 2021 95
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,140
15 to 24 years 55
25 to 34 years 240
35 to 44 years 200
45 to 54 years 410
55 to 64 years 470
65 to 74 years 420
75 to 84 years 280
85 years and over 65
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,135
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,750
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 385
30% to less than 100% 350
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,560
% of owner households with a mortgage 57.70%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 11.50%
% in core housing need 2.60%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $960
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,079
Median value of dwellings ($) $220,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $238,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $820
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $800
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,125
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 955
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 3,175
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,365
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 320
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,045
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 4,130
No certificate, diploma or degree 880
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,380
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,870
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,490
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 505
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 265
Apprenticeship certificate 240
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 905
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 80
Bachelor’s degree or higher 380
Bachelor's degree 250
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 10
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 115
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,365
No certificate, diploma or degree 270
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 800
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,295
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,005
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 335
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 185
Apprenticeship certificate 150
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 630
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 35
Bachelor’s degree or higher 290
Bachelor's degree 185
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 0
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
Master's degree 90
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 4,130
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,255
Education 225
13. Education 225
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 10
Humanities 45
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 15
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 25
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 65
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 20
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 15
Business, management and public administration 370
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 15
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 355
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
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 45
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 40
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 530
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 45
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 105
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 145
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 185
48. Precision production 45
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 65
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 20
03. Natural resources and conservation 50
Health and related fields 220
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
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 275
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 85
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 25
49. Transportation and materials moving 170
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 2,365
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,070
Education 125
13. Education 125
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 0
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 0
Humanities 35
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 0
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 10
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 55
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 15
22. Legal professions and studies 10
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 10
Business, management and public administration 270
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 10
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 250
Physical and life sciences and technologies 20
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 0
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 25
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 25
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 345
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 35
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 85
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 95
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 90
48. Precision production 35
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 60
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 15
03. Natural resources and conservation 50
Health and related fields 145
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 145
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 205
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 55
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 20
49. Transportation and materials moving 130
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 4,125
In the labour force 1,970
Employed 1,640
Unemployed 335
Not in the labour force 2,155
Participation rate 47.80%
Employment rate 39.80%
Unemployment rate 17.00%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 4,130
Did not work 1,925
Worked 2,200
Worked full year full time 950
Worked part year and/or part time 1,255
Average weeks worked in reference year 36
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 1,970
Class of worker - not applicable 70
All classes of workers 1,900
Employee 1,775
Permanent position 1,310
Temporary position 465
Fixed term (1 year or more) 85
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 380
Self-employed 125
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 1,970
Occupation - not applicable 70
All occupations 1,900
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 10
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 250
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 80
3 Health occupations 125
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 225
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 40
6 Sales and service occupations 640
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 405
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 80
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 30
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 1,970
Industry - not applicable 70
All industries 1,900
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 60
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 55
22 Utilities 10
23 Construction 175
31-33 Manufacturing 45
41 Wholesale trade 45
44-45 Retail trade 355
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 160
51 Information and cultural industries 20
52 Finance and insurance 35
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 20
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 65
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 25
61 Educational services 150
62 Health care and social assistance 250
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 20
72 Accommodation and food services 220
81 Other services (except public administration) 90
91 Public administration 115
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 1,635
Worked at home 105
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 280
Usual place of work 1,245
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,245
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 990
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 165
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 55
Commute to a different province or territory 40
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 1,525
Car, truck or van 1,350
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,235
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 115
Public transit 0
Walked 120
Bicycle 0
Other method 50
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 1,525
Less than 15 minutes 1,110
15 to 29 minutes 170
30 to 44 minutes 120
45 to 59 minutes 65
60 minutes and over 55
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 2,325
English 2,315
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 10
English and non-official language(s) 0
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 2,325
Official languages 2,325
English 2,320
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 4,580
Non-movers 3,120
Movers 1,460
Non-migrants 655
Migrants 805
Internal migrants 775
Intraprovincial migrants 580
Interprovincial migrants 195
External migrants 30
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