Demographics of Meadow Lake, Saskatchewan

Overview
Population, 2021

5,322

-0.4%
Population, 2016: 5,344
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 12.37
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 430.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$52,850
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$45,040
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$101,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$86,900
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
58.7%
Unemployment rate
10.5%
Participation rate
65.6%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$269,000
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,360
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,006
Population
Population, 2021 5,322
Population, 2016 5,344
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.40%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,125
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,113
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.60%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 1,930
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 1,912
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.90%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 12
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 430
National population rank, 2021 702
Province/territory population rank, 2021 16
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 5,205
Official languages 5,190
English 5,190
French 170
Non-official languages 780
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,720
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,850
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,725
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $45,040
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,275
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $48,240
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,855
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $48,840
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,335
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,610
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 385
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,680
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,085
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,600
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,455
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $62,800
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,700
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,030
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $17,600
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $29,300
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 80.40%
Employment income (%) 70.80%
Government transfers (%) 19.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.70%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.10%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,640
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $48,720
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,640
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $41,400
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,235
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,000
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,815
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $47,480
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,125
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,090
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 345
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,440
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,465
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $57,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $63,300
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 910
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $21,200
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,200
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 85.80%
Employment income (%) 75.40%
Government transfers (%) 14.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.50%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 1,930
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $101,900
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $86,900
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 505
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $55,000
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $46,600
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,425
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $118,500
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $101,200
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,360
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $117,500
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $100,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 420
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $111,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $93,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 560
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $150,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $125,600
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 335
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $76,800
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $70,800
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 730
Average total income in 2020 ($) $50,300
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $43,100
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 5,205
Canadian citizens 4,880
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,485
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,400
Not Canadian citizens 320
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 1,930
Owner 1,140
Renter 785
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 1,930
Condominium 80
Not condominium 1,850
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 1,930
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 210
2 bedrooms 350
3 bedrooms 665
4 or more bedrooms 700
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 1,930
1 to 4 rooms 460
5 rooms 345
6 rooms 325
7 rooms 200
8 or more rooms 610
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 1,930
1960 or before 300
1961 to 1980 755
1981 to 1990 275
1991 to 2000 290
2001 to 2005 85
2006 to 2010 100
2011 to 2015 65
2016 to 2021 60
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 1,930
15 to 24 years 85
25 to 34 years 350
35 to 44 years 365
45 to 54 years 380
55 to 64 years 320
65 to 74 years 215
75 to 84 years 160
85 years and over 55
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 1,925
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,655
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 270
30% to less than 100% 245
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,145
% of owner households with a mortgage 67.20%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 9.20%
% in core housing need 3.10%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,280
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,360
Median value of dwellings ($) $276,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $269,000
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $950
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,006
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 980
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,920
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,535
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 390
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,150
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,900
No certificate, diploma or degree 895
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,180
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,815
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,195
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 435
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 165
Apprenticeship certificate 275
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 635
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 120
Bachelor’s degree or higher 625
Bachelor's degree 445
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 25
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 35
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 2,535
No certificate, diploma or degree 340
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 755
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,440
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 895
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 325
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 135
Apprenticeship certificate 190
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 485
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 80
Bachelor’s degree or higher 545
Bachelor's degree 385
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 30
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 25
Master's degree 105
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 3,900
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,085
Education 245
13. Education 245
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 0
Humanities 75
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 25
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 0
38. Philosophy and religious studies 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 20
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 155
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 40
22. Legal professions and studies 30
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 55
Business, management and public administration 320
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 50
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 265
Physical and life sciences and technologies 30
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 15
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 10
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 35
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 30
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 395
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 25
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 80
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 80
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 135
48. Precision production 80
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 65
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 15
03. Natural resources and conservation 55
Health and related fields 320
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 0
51. Health professions and related programs 300
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 145
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 90
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 10
49. Transportation and materials moving 55
Other 10
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 2,540
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,095
Education 180
13. Education 180
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 15
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 10
50. Visual and performing arts 10
Humanities 60
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 10
39. Theology and religious vocations 15
54. History 0
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 130
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 35
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 50
Business, management and public administration 270
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 35
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 240
Physical and life sciences and technologies 25
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 10
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 35
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 30
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 310
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 25
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 75
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 40
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 95
48. Precision production 70
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 50
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 40
Health and related fields 255
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 10
51. Health professions and related programs 235
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 100
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 0
49. Transportation and materials moving 35
Other 10
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 3,900
In the labour force 2,560
Employed 2,290
Unemployed 270
Not in the labour force 1,345
Participation rate 65.60%
Employment rate 58.70%
Unemployment rate 10.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 3,900
Did not work 1,310
Worked 2,595
Worked full year full time 1,510
Worked part year and/or part time 1,080
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 2,560
Class of worker - not applicable 50
All classes of workers 2,510
Employee 2,240
Permanent position 1,805
Temporary position 440
Fixed term (1 year or more) 145
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 295
Self-employed 265
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,560
Occupation - not applicable 50
All occupations 2,510
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 10
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 315
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 90
3 Health occupations 245
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 415
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 30
6 Sales and service occupations 665
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 470
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 110
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 155
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 2,560
Industry - not applicable 50
All industries 2,510
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 130
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 35
22 Utilities 10
23 Construction 165
31-33 Manufacturing 300
41 Wholesale trade 65
44-45 Retail trade 320
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 75
51 Information and cultural industries 15
52 Finance and insurance 35
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 25
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 35
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 50
61 Educational services 210
62 Health care and social assistance 410
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 45
72 Accommodation and food services 250
81 Other services (except public administration) 120
91 Public administration 220
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 2,290
Worked at home 215
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 290
Usual place of work 1,785
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,785
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 1,635
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 85
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 50
Commute to a different province or territory 20
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 2,080
Car, truck or van 1,805
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,685
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 120
Public transit 0
Walked 235
Bicycle 15
Other method 15
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 2,080
Less than 15 minutes 1,470
15 to 29 minutes 400
30 to 44 minutes 110
45 to 59 minutes 30
60 minutes and over 65
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 2,800
English 2,740
French 0
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 20
English and non-official language(s) 45
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 2,800
Official languages 2,795
English 2,795
French 0
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 4,815
Non-movers 2,655
Movers 2,160
Non-migrants 940
Migrants 1,215
Internal migrants 985
Intraprovincial migrants 825
Interprovincial migrants 160
External migrants 230
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