Demographics of Paradise, Newfoundland and Labrador

Overview
Population, 2021

22,957

7.3%
Population, 2016: 21,389
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 29.67
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 773.8
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$63,050
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$50,280
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$126,000
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$100,600
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
67.3%
Unemployment rate
8.5%
Participation rate
73.6%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$372,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,710
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,090
Population
Population, 2021 22,957
Population, 2016 21,389
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 7.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 9,331
Total private dwellings, 2016 8,662
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 7.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 8,813
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 8,038
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 9.60%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 30
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 774
National population rank, 2021 196
Province/territory population rank, 2021 3
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 22,795
Official languages 22,795
English 22,795
French 1,805
Non-official languages 400
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,615
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $63,050
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 17,630
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $50,280
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,205
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $60,100
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 14,625
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $59,350
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 12,535
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,910
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,705
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,400
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,640
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,520
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,105
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $72,500
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $81,400
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,065
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,400
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $35,920
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 87.60%
Employment income (%) 78.20%
Government transfers (%) 12.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 2.10%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.60%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 17,190
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $63,550
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 17,190
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $50,200
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 16,060
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $62,450
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 14,670
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $62,200
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 10,580
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,420
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,465
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,590
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 8,080
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $71,500
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $80,100
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,695
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $30,400
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $46,480
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 91.80%
Employment income (%) 83.60%
Government transfers (%) 8.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.90%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 8,815
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $126,000
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $100,600
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,765
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $60,800
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $49,000
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 7,045
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $142,400
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $113,600
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 6,810
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $143,400
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $114,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,310
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $120,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $96,900
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 3,470
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $175,800
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $138,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 900
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $78,600
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $67,600
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 2,365
Average total income in 2020 ($) $56,750
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $46,280
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 22,800
Canadian citizens 22,590
Canadian citizens aged under 18 5,450
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 17,140
Not Canadian citizens 205
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 8,815
Owner 6,905
Renter 1,905
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 8,815
Condominium 140
Not condominium 8,670
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 8,815
No bedrooms 10
1 bedroom 310
2 bedrooms 1,655
3 bedrooms 4,075
4 or more bedrooms 2,755
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 8,815
1 to 4 rooms 1,290
5 rooms 1,135
6 rooms 1,400
7 rooms 1,145
8 or more rooms 3,840
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 8,815
1960 or before 165
1961 to 1980 735
1981 to 1990 1,030
1991 to 2000 1,180
2001 to 2005 1,150
2006 to 2010 1,835
2011 to 2015 1,870
2016 to 2021 845
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 8,815
15 to 24 years 345
25 to 34 years 1,570
35 to 44 years 2,110
45 to 54 years 2,030
55 to 64 years 1,455
65 to 74 years 900
75 to 84 years 325
85 years and over 80
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 8,800
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 7,360
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 1,440
30% to less than 100% 1,345
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 6,905
% of owner households with a mortgage 76.80%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 12.50%
% in core housing need 2.20%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,760
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,710
Median value of dwellings ($) $348,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $372,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,020
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,090
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,195
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 16,095
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 13,230
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 665
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 12,565
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 18,290
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,990
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,090
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 12,210
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 7,565
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,685
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 720
Apprenticeship certificate 965
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 5,360
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 520
Bachelor’s degree or higher 4,645
Bachelor's degree 3,165
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 220
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 80
Master's degree 1,130
Earned doctorate 60
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 13,230
No certificate, diploma or degree 530
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,215
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 10,490
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 6,345
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 1,315
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 565
Apprenticeship certificate 755
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 4,605
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 425
Bachelor’s degree or higher 4,150
Bachelor's degree 2,780
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 210
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 70
Master's degree 1,045
Earned doctorate 50
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 18,290
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 6,080
Education 860
13. Education 860
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 180
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 45
50. Visual and performing arts 135
Humanities 385
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 25
23. English language and literature/letters 85
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 130
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 25
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 40
54. History 35
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 35
Social and behavioural sciences and law 820
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 55
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 195
22. Legal professions and studies 70
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 175
45. Social sciences 320
Business, management and public administration 2,700
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 135
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,570
Physical and life sciences and technologies 370
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 175
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 90
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 10
40. Physical sciences 70
41. Science technologies/technicians 20
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 600
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 545
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 25
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 15
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 3,190
04. Architecture and related services 15
14. Engineering 590
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 1,020
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 775
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 525
48. Precision production 260
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 190
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 115
03. Natural resources and conservation 80
Health and related fields 1,970
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 120
51. Health professions and related programs 1,810
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 20
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 950
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 410
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 190
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 13,230
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,740
Education 710
13. Education 710
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 145
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 35
50. Visual and performing arts 115
Humanities 295
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 20
23. English language and literature/letters 60
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 100
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 15
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 30
54. History 25
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 35
Social and behavioural sciences and law 710
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 10
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 55
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 160
22. Legal professions and studies 65
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 155
45. Social sciences 265
Business, management and public administration 2,355
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 115
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 2,235
Physical and life sciences and technologies 320
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 160
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 85
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 15
40. Physical sciences 55
41. Science technologies/technicians 15
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 555
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 510
25. Library science 15
27. Mathematics and statistics 25
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 2,665
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 525
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 890
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 655
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 375
48. Precision production 220
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 175
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 95
03. Natural resources and conservation 80
Health and related fields 1,735
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 105
51. Health professions and related programs 1,595
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 15
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 825
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 340
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 165
49. Transportation and materials moving 320
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 18,290
In the labour force 13,460
Employed 12,310
Unemployed 1,150
Not in the labour force 4,830
Participation rate 73.60%
Employment rate 67.30%
Unemployment rate 8.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 18,290
Did not work 4,840
Worked 13,450
Worked full year full time 8,205
Worked part year and/or part time 5,245
Average weeks worked in reference year 42
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 13,465
Class of worker - not applicable 205
All classes of workers 13,260
Employee 12,145
Permanent position 9,740
Temporary position 2,400
Fixed term (1 year or more) 805
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 1,595
Self-employed 1,115
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 13,465
Occupation - not applicable 205
All occupations 13,260
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 125
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 2,450
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 1,480
3 Health occupations 1,505
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 1,800
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 265
6 Sales and service occupations 2,905
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 2,215
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 245
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 270
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 13,465
Industry - not applicable 205
All industries 13,260
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 135
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 650
22 Utilities 205
23 Construction 1,065
31-33 Manufacturing 415
41 Wholesale trade 330
44-45 Retail trade 1,640
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 635
51 Information and cultural industries 190
52 Finance and insurance 425
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 155
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 975
55 Management of companies and enterprises 25
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 320
61 Educational services 1,030
62 Health care and social assistance 2,195
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 160
72 Accommodation and food services 635
81 Other services (except public administration) 570
91 Public administration 1,510
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 12,310
Worked at home 2,310
Worked outside Canada 35
No fixed workplace address 1,520
Usual place of work 8,440
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 8,440
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,540
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 6,655
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 125
Commute to a different province or territory 125
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 9,965
Car, truck or van 9,235
Car, truck or van - as a driver 8,555
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 680
Public transit 120
Walked 155
Bicycle 0
Other method 455
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 9,965
Less than 15 minutes 3,420
15 to 29 minutes 5,390
30 to 44 minutes 610
45 to 59 minutes 105
60 minutes and over 440
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 14,265
English 14,000
French 30
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 210
English and non-official language(s) 20
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 14,265
Official languages 14,240
English 14,175
French 70
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 21,535
Non-movers 14,460
Movers 7,075
Non-migrants 2,010
Migrants 5,065
Internal migrants 4,930
Intraprovincial migrants 4,360
Interprovincial migrants 575
External migrants 130
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