Demographics of Stephenville, Newfoundland and Labrador

Overview
Population, 2021

6,540

-1.3%
Population, 2016: 6,623
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 35.27
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 185.4
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$38,600
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$33,480
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$64,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$56,350
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
38.8%
Unemployment rate
17%
Participation rate
46.7%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$213,600
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$929
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$760
Population
Population, 2021 6,540
Population, 2016 6,623
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -1.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 3,412
Total private dwellings, 2016 3,366
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 3,188
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 3,129
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 1.90%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 35
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 185
National population rank, 2021 611
Province/territory population rank, 2021 13
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,335
Official languages 6,335
English 6,335
French 330
Non-official languages 220
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,360
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $38,600
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 5,365
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $33,480
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,795
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,360
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,910
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,960
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 4,765
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $14,480
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 900
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,080
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,370
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,940
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,250
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $52,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $58,600
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,165
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $14,500
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $23,880
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 66.60%
Employment income (%) 52.00%
Government transfers (%) 33.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 4.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 7.00%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.90%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,255
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,360
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 5,260
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $31,960
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,800
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,400
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,995
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,600
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 4,465
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $12,120
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 955
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,420
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,240
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $49,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $56,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,075
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $17,400
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,750
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 72.40%
Employment income (%) 57.40%
Government transfers (%) 27.60%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 5.10%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 3,185
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $64,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $56,350
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 1,285
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $34,640
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $30,840
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,900
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $85,400
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $73,600
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,795
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $85,900
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $73,800
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 800
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $78,000
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $67,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 495
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $129,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $107,600
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 450
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $54,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $49,800
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,545
Average total income in 2020 ($) $34,200
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $30,480
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 6,335
Canadian citizens 6,220
Canadian citizens aged under 18 975
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 5,245
Not Canadian citizens 120
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 3,190
Owner 1,565
Renter 1,625
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 3,190
Condominium 60
Not condominium 3,130
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 3,190
No bedrooms 15
1 bedroom 300
2 bedrooms 895
3 bedrooms 1,460
4 or more bedrooms 520
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 3,190
1 to 4 rooms 800
5 rooms 620
6 rooms 650
7 rooms 345
8 or more rooms 775
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 3,190
1960 or before 1,245
1961 to 1980 1,000
1981 to 1990 305
1991 to 2000 200
2001 to 2005 90
2006 to 2010 115
2011 to 2015 140
2016 to 2021 90
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 3,190
15 to 24 years 105
25 to 34 years 285
35 to 44 years 370
45 to 54 years 540
55 to 64 years 755
65 to 74 years 660
75 to 84 years 380
85 years and over 90
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 3,185
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 2,375
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 805
30% to less than 100% 775
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,560
% of owner households with a mortgage 52.90%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 8.70%
% in core housing need 1.30%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $830
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $929
Median value of dwellings ($) $200,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $213,600
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $750
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $760
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,315
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 4,180
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,250
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 575
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,675
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 5,490
No certificate, diploma or degree 1,215
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,465
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,815
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 2,135
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 505
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 280
Apprenticeship certificate 225
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,545
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 80
Bachelor’s degree or higher 680
Bachelor's degree 430
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 40
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 190
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 3,250
No certificate, diploma or degree 525
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 795
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,935
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,465
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 270
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 155
Apprenticeship certificate 115
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 1,140
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 50
Bachelor’s degree or higher 470
Bachelor's degree 275
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 35
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 145
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 5,495
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,680
Education 215
13. Education 215
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 55
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 45
Humanities 120
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 10
23. English language and literature/letters 45
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 30
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 10
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 10
Social and behavioural sciences and law 160
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 10
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 85
22. Legal professions and studies 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 20
45. Social sciences 35
Business, management and public administration 520
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 55
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 465
Physical and life sciences and technologies 55
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 30
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 15
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 125
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 90
25. Library science 25
27. Mathematics and statistics 10
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 570
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 15
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 140
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 235
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 140
48. Precision production 40
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 30
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 555
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 25
51. Health professions and related programs 515
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 410
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 175
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 65
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 3,250
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,320
Education 125
13. Education 125
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 30
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 25
Humanities 55
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 10
23. English language and literature/letters 10
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 10
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 115
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 10
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 60
22. Legal professions and studies 10
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 20
45. Social sciences 20
Business, management and public administration 400
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 50
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 350
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 20
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 110
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 85
25. Library science 20
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 355
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 10
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 110
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 140
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 70
48. Precision production 25
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 30
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 20
Health and related fields 405
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 15
51. Health professions and related programs 385
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 270
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 120
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 40
49. Transportation and materials moving 105
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 5,490
In the labour force 2,565
Employed 2,130
Unemployed 435
Not in the labour force 2,925
Participation rate 46.70%
Employment rate 38.80%
Unemployment rate 17.00%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 5,490
Did not work 2,975
Worked 2,515
Worked full year full time 1,280
Worked part year and/or part time 1,235
Average weeks worked in reference year 38
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 2,565
Class of worker - not applicable 125
All classes of workers 2,440
Employee 2,285
Permanent position 1,685
Temporary position 595
Fixed term (1 year or more) 125
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 470
Self-employed 160
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,565
Occupation - not applicable 125
All occupations 2,440
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 0
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 245
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 110
3 Health occupations 285
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 555
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 40
6 Sales and service occupations 735
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 385
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 40
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 40
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 2,565
Industry - not applicable 125
All industries 2,440
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 50
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 20
22 Utilities 25
23 Construction 160
31-33 Manufacturing 40
41 Wholesale trade 50
44-45 Retail trade 425
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 115
51 Information and cultural industries 35
52 Finance and insurance 35
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 20
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 90
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 60
61 Educational services 285
62 Health care and social assistance 555
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 40
72 Accommodation and food services 195
81 Other services (except public administration) 95
91 Public administration 150
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 2,130
Worked at home 170
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 320
Usual place of work 1,640
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,645
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,355
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 140
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 100
Commute to a different province or territory 50
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 1,965
Car, truck or van 1,765
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,635
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 130
Public transit 10
Walked 160
Bicycle 0
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 1,965
Less than 15 minutes 1,465
15 to 29 minutes 275
30 to 44 minutes 65
45 to 59 minutes 60
60 minutes and over 100
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 2,755
English 2,720
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 15
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 2,755
Official languages 2,750
English 2,735
French 15
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 6,120
Non-movers 3,890
Movers 2,235
Non-migrants 810
Migrants 1,425
Internal migrants 1,325
Intraprovincial migrants 850
Interprovincial migrants 475
External migrants 100
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