Demographics of Sussex, New Brunswick

Overview
Population, 2021

4,440

3.7%
Population, 2016: 4,282
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 8.9
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 498.9
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$42,040
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$36,120
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$71,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$61,250
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
47.3%
Unemployment rate
11.1%
Participation rate
53%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$188,800
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$900
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$744
Population
Population, 2021 4,440
Population, 2016 4,282
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 2,219
Total private dwellings, 2016 2,147
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 2,065
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 1,988
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.90%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 9
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 499
National population rank, 2021 795
Province/territory population rank, 2021 33
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,345
Official languages 4,325
English 4,325
French 590
Non-official languages 245
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,660
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,500
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $42,040
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,500
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $36,120
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,870
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,320
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,215
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $37,440
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,935
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $13,620
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 495
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,720
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 855
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,280
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,655
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,010
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $46,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $53,600
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 865
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $17,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,550
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 72.80%
Employment income (%) 56.40%
Government transfers (%) 27.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 2.30%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 6.60%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 5.40%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,660
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,465
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $38,440
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,465
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $33,080
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,890
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $36,080
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,285
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $37,040
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,645
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $10,930
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 375
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,400
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,655
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,015
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $42,000
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $51,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 845
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $19,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $29,500
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 78.40%
Employment income (%) 63.60%
Government transfers (%) 21.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 2.10%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 2,065
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $71,200
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $61,250
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 795
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $35,000
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $31,200
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,270
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $93,800
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $80,000
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,210
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $95,200
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $81,000
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 510
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $92,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $79,600
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 395
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $121,200
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $99,600
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 255
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $58,400
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $54,000
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 945
Average total income in 2020 ($) $33,700
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $30,100
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,340
Canadian citizens 4,135
Canadian citizens aged under 18 795
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,340
Not Canadian citizens 205
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 2,065
Owner 1,200
Renter 865
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 2,065
Condominium 60
Not condominium 2,005
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 2,065
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 310
2 bedrooms 690
3 bedrooms 700
4 or more bedrooms 365
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 2,065
1 to 4 rooms 535
5 rooms 425
6 rooms 305
7 rooms 305
8 or more rooms 495
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 2,065
1960 or before 790
1961 to 1980 550
1981 to 1990 195
1991 to 2000 160
2001 to 2005 105
2006 to 2010 135
2011 to 2015 90
2016 to 2021 30
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 2,065
15 to 24 years 70
25 to 34 years 180
35 to 44 years 270
45 to 54 years 320
55 to 64 years 445
65 to 74 years 385
75 to 84 years 280
85 years and over 100
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 2,060
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,685
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 370
30% to less than 100% 350
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,200
% of owner households with a mortgage 51.30%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 9.20%
% in core housing need 2.10%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $755
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $900
Median value of dwellings ($) $174,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $188,800
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $705
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $744
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,655
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 800
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,855
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,075
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 260
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,815
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,660
No certificate, diploma or degree 750
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,375
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,540
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 940
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 255
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 105
Apprenticeship certificate 150
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 640
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 40
Bachelor’s degree or higher 605
Bachelor's degree 425
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 30
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 10
Master's degree 130
Earned doctorate 10
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,075
No certificate, diploma or degree 240
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 790
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,045
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 600
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 150
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 75
Apprenticeship certificate 75
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 435
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 15
Bachelor’s degree or higher 445
Bachelor's degree 325
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 20
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 15
Master's degree 80
Earned doctorate 10
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 3,660
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 2,120
Education 205
13. Education 205
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 30
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 25
Humanities 85
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 20
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 40
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 120
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 30
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 25
45. Social sciences 25
Business, management and public administration 270
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 55
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 215
Physical and life sciences and technologies 40
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 10
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 0
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 20
41. Science technologies/technicians 0
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 45
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 40
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 320
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 70
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 115
48. Precision production 45
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 25
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 15
03. Natural resources and conservation 10
Health and related fields 295
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 25
51. Health professions and related programs 260
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 0
Personal, protective and transportation services 105
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 60
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 20
49. Transportation and materials moving 10
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 2,070
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,030
Education 125
13. Education 125
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 20
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 20
Humanities 65
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 0
23. English language and literature/letters 15
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 30
54. History 10
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 0
Social and behavioural sciences and law 95
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 15
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 20
22. Legal professions and studies 15
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 15
45. Social sciences 25
Business, management and public administration 215
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 50
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 165
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 30
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 25
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 190
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 25
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 45
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 35
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 50
48. Precision production 35
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 15
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 10
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 185
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 25
51. Health professions and related programs 155
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 10
Personal, protective and transportation services 85
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 15
49. Transportation and materials moving 15
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 3,660
In the labour force 1,940
Employed 1,730
Unemployed 215
Not in the labour force 1,715
Participation rate 53.00%
Employment rate 47.30%
Unemployment rate 11.10%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 3,660
Did not work 1,715
Worked 1,945
Worked full year full time 1,025
Worked part year and/or part time 915
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 1,940
Class of worker - not applicable 30
All classes of workers 1,910
Employee 1,705
Permanent position 1,355
Temporary position 350
Fixed term (1 year or more) 90
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 255
Self-employed 205
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 1,940
Occupation - not applicable 30
All occupations 1,910
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 15
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 260
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 65
3 Health occupations 155
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 295
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 35
6 Sales and service occupations 620
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 300
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 70
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 95
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 1,940
Industry - not applicable 30
All industries 1,910
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 40
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 45
22 Utilities 20
23 Construction 145
31-33 Manufacturing 175
41 Wholesale trade 20
44-45 Retail trade 255
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 85
51 Information and cultural industries 10
52 Finance and insurance 20
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 40
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 60
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 110
61 Educational services 185
62 Health care and social assistance 265
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 40
72 Accommodation and food services 180
81 Other services (except public administration) 120
91 Public administration 110
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 1,730
Worked at home 110
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 190
Usual place of work 1,430
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,430
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 920
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 280
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 215
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 1,625
Car, truck or van 1,400
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,270
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 130
Public transit 0
Walked 165
Bicycle 15
Other method 45
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 1,625
Less than 15 minutes 1,065
15 to 29 minutes 265
30 to 44 minutes 75
45 to 59 minutes 145
60 minutes and over 70
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 2,165
English 2,080
French 10
Non-official language 0
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 0
English and French 65
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 2,165
Official languages 2,155
English 2,135
French 25
Non-official languages 0
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 4,135
Non-movers 2,500
Movers 1,640
Non-migrants 460
Migrants 1,175
Internal migrants 1,050
Intraprovincial migrants 870
Interprovincial migrants 180
External migrants 125
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