Demographics of Wabana, Newfoundland and Labrador

Overview
Population, 2021

1,815

-15.4%
Population, 2016: 2,146
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 14.49
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 125.3
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$31,160
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$28,040
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$51,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$46,200
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
24.6%
Unemployment rate
12.2%
Participation rate
28%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$115,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$635
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$616
Population
Population, 2021 1,815
Population, 2016 2,146
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -15.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 1,181
Total private dwellings, 2016 1,150
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 2.70%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 951
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 1,025
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -7.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 14
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 125
National population rank, 2021 1,466
Province/territory population rank, 2021 46
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 1,810
Official languages 1,805
English 1,805
French 10
Non-official languages 15
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,565
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $31,160
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,565
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $28,040
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 850
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $29,500
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 615
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $30,400
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,440
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $16,540
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 255
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,500
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 350
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,160
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 215
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $48,400
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $54,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 260
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $16,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,600
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 51.20%
Employment income (%) 38.40%
Government transfers (%) 48.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 5.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 8.30%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 6.60%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,540
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $29,480
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,540
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $26,200
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 895
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $29,050
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 690
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $28,700
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 1,400
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $13,860
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 275
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,200
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 215
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $49,200
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $51,200
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 240
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,800
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,800
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 57.20%
Employment income (%) 43.60%
Government transfers (%) 42.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 6.20%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 950
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $51,300
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $46,200
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 390
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $27,400
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $25,400
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 560
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $68,000
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $60,600
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 550
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $67,600
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $60,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 240
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $64,500
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $57,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 115
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $100,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $86,000
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 155
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $47,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $45,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 435
Average total income in 2020 ($) $27,300
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $25,300
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 1,810
Canadian citizens 1,810
Canadian citizens aged under 18 250
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 1,565
Not Canadian citizens 0
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 955
Owner 690
Renter 260
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 955
Condominium 15
Not condominium 940
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 955
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 70
2 bedrooms 275
3 bedrooms 460
4 or more bedrooms 145
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 955
1 to 4 rooms 135
5 rooms 190
6 rooms 215
7 rooms 155
8 or more rooms 255
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 955
1960 or before 540
1961 to 1980 195
1981 to 1990 125
1991 to 2000 40
2001 to 2005 15
2006 to 2010 0
2011 to 2015 10
2016 to 2021 25
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 955
15 to 24 years 0
25 to 34 years 45
35 to 44 years 95
45 to 54 years 175
55 to 64 years 225
65 to 74 years 285
75 to 84 years 110
85 years and over 20
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 945
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 760
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 185
30% to less than 100% 170
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 695
% of owner households with a mortgage 18.00%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 15.80%
% in core housing need 8.80%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $500
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $635
Median value of dwellings ($) $90,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $115,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $600
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $616
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 545
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,060
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 885
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 260
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 620
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 1,605
No certificate, diploma or degree 510
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 540
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 550
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 465
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 140
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 95
Apprenticeship certificate 45
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 310
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 10
Bachelor’s degree or higher 85
Bachelor's degree 50
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 15
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
Master's degree 15
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 885
No certificate, diploma or degree 240
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 335
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 310
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 270
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 75
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 45
Apprenticeship certificate 35
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 195
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 0
Bachelor’s degree or higher 40
Bachelor's degree 25
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 10
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 0
Master's degree 0
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 1,605
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,055
Education 65
13. Education 65
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 10
Humanities 0
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 0
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 20
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 0
22. Legal professions and studies 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 0
45. Social sciences 0
Business, management and public administration 120
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 0
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 120
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 0
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 10
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 160
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 0
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 10
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 70
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 40
48. Precision production 30
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 0
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 85
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 85
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 75
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 35
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 0
49. Transportation and materials moving 35
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 885
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 580
Education 15
13. Education 15
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 10
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 10
Humanities 0
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 0
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 0
39. Theology and religious vocations 0
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 15
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 0
22. Legal professions and studies 0
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 0
45. Social sciences 0
Business, management and public administration 80
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 0
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 80
Physical and life sciences and technologies 0
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 0
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 10
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 10
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 80
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 0
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 0
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 25
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 35
48. Precision production 20
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 0
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 0
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 45
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 45
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 60
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 30
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 0
49. Transportation and materials moving 25
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 1,605
In the labour force 450
Employed 395
Unemployed 55
Not in the labour force 1,155
Participation rate 28.00%
Employment rate 24.60%
Unemployment rate 12.20%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 1,605
Did not work 1,120
Worked 485
Worked full year full time 220
Worked part year and/or part time 265
Average weeks worked in reference year 37
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 445
Class of worker - not applicable 10
All classes of workers 440
Employee 385
Permanent position 260
Temporary position 120
Fixed term (1 year or more) 15
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 110
Self-employed 60
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 445
Occupation - not applicable 10
All occupations 440
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 0
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 50
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 10
3 Health occupations 50
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 55
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 10
6 Sales and service occupations 115
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 130
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 10
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 10
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 445
Industry - not applicable 10
All industries 440
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 10
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 0
22 Utilities 0
23 Construction 70
31-33 Manufacturing 0
41 Wholesale trade 10
44-45 Retail trade 80
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 40
51 Information and cultural industries 0
52 Finance and insurance 10
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 0
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 0
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 20
61 Educational services 25
62 Health care and social assistance 85
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 0
72 Accommodation and food services 20
81 Other services (except public administration) 25
91 Public administration 35
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 395
Worked at home 40
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 80
Usual place of work 275
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 275
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 140
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 130
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 0
Commute to a different province or territory 0
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 355
Car, truck or van 260
Car, truck or van - as a driver 250
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 10
Public transit 55
Walked 25
Bicycle 0
Other method 10
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 355
Less than 15 minutes 160
15 to 29 minutes 55
30 to 44 minutes 25
45 to 59 minutes 10
60 minutes and over 105
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 545
English 545
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 0
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 545
Official languages 545
English 545
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 1,760
Non-movers 1,515
Movers 245
Non-migrants 135
Migrants 105
Internal migrants 105
Intraprovincial migrants 45
Interprovincial migrants 60
External migrants 0
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