Demographics of Cape Breton, Nova Scotia
Overview
Population, 2016

94,285

-3.2%
Population, 2011: 97,398
Average age of the population: 46.1
Knowledge of official languages
Median total income in 2015
$28,968
Median after-tax income in 2015
$26,661
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
43.9%
Unemployment rate
17.4%
Participation rate
53.1%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2016 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$153,984
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$822
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$743
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