Demographics of Battleford, Saskatchewan

Overview
Population, 2021

4,400

-0.7%
Population, 2016: 4,429
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 23.26
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 189.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$57,050
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$47,680
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$105,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$88,000
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
61.9%
Unemployment rate
7.5%
Participation rate
66.9%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$299,200
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,244
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,108
Population
Population, 2021 4,400
Population, 2016 4,429
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 -0.70%
Total private dwellings, 2021 1,877
Total private dwellings, 2016 1,816
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 3.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 1,758
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 1,755
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 0.20%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 23
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 189
National population rank, 2021 799
Province/territory population rank, 2021 21
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,260
Official languages 4,260
English 4,260
French 205
Non-official languages 340
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,365
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,235
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $57,050
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 3,245
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,680
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,975
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $51,450
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,430
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $49,760
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 2,815
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $11,250
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 275
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,400
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 615
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $9,800
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,370
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,265
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $65,500
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $69,600
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 905
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $22,200
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $32,000
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 82.80%
Employment income (%) 65.40%
Government transfers (%) 17.20%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.40%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 3.90%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 3.30%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,365
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,170
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $55,000
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 3,170
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $46,360
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,870
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $52,550
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,335
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $51,750
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 2,730
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $8,510
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 255
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $9,000
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,370
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 1,270
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $58,400
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $66,000
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 810
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $26,600
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $39,000
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 86.60%
Employment income (%) 69.40%
Government transfers (%) 13.30%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.30%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 1,760
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $105,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $88,000
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 475
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $56,600
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $47,400
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 1,280
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $123,200
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $103,100
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 1,240
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $124,000
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $103,600
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 565
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $107,600
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $91,200
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 475
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $161,000
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $130,500
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 185
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $79,000
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $72,500
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 590
Average total income in 2020 ($) $52,200
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $44,000
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 4,255
Canadian citizens 4,170
Canadian citizens aged under 18 1,075
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 3,100
Not Canadian citizens 85
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 1,760
Owner 1,370
Renter 390
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 1,760
Condominium 130
Not condominium 1,630
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 1,760
No bedrooms 0
1 bedroom 105
2 bedrooms 275
3 bedrooms 610
4 or more bedrooms 760
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 1,760
1 to 4 rooms 235
5 rooms 240
6 rooms 275
7 rooms 310
8 or more rooms 705
Average number of rooms per dwelling 7
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 1,760
1960 or before 230
1961 to 1980 740
1981 to 1990 230
1991 to 2000 100
2001 to 2005 20
2006 to 2010 160
2011 to 2015 185
2016 to 2021 85
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 1,760
15 to 24 years 50
25 to 34 years 200
35 to 44 years 315
45 to 54 years 290
55 to 64 years 340
65 to 74 years 340
75 to 84 years 145
85 years and over 75
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample data 1,750
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 1,520
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 235
30% to less than 100% 215
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 1,370
% of owner households with a mortgage 56.60%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 8.00%
% in core housing need 2.20%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,020
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,244
Median value of dwellings ($) $296,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $299,200
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,000
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,108
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,370
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 725
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 2,645
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,040
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 245
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,795
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 3,370
No certificate, diploma or degree 630
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 1,000
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,745
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 1,205
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 380
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 150
Apprenticeship certificate 230
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 695
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 125
Bachelor’s degree or higher 540
Bachelor's degree 395
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 30
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 45
Master's degree 70
Earned doctorate 0
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 2,040
No certificate, diploma or degree 195
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 610
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,235
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 800
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 265
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 115
Apprenticeship certificate 155
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 450
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 85
Bachelor’s degree or higher 435
Bachelor's degree 320
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 15
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 25
Master's degree 65
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 3,370
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 1,620
Education 170
13. Education 170
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 15
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 0
50. Visual and performing arts 0
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 135
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 45
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 25
45. Social sciences 30
Business, management and public administration 345
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 55
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 290
Physical and life sciences and technologies 25
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 0
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 10
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 0
40. Physical sciences 0
41. Science technologies/technicians 10
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 0
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 420
04. Architecture and related services 10
14. Engineering 20
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 125
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 105
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 70
48. Precision production 95
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 45
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 40
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 435
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 30
51. Health professions and related programs 385
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 20
Personal, protective and transportation services 155
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 95
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 25
49. Transportation and materials moving 40
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 2,045
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 810
Education 115
13. Education 115
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 15
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 110
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 0
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 0
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 25
22. Legal professions and studies 25
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 0
42. Psychology 25
45. Social sciences 30
Business, management and public administration 255
30.16 Accounting and computer science 0
44. Public administration and social service professions 40
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 210
Physical and life sciences and technologies 15
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 0
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 0
25. Library science 0
27. Mathematics and statistics 0
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 0
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 280
04. Architecture and related services 0
14. Engineering 15
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 95
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 45
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 35
48. Precision production 75
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 30
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 25
03. Natural resources and conservation 0
Health and related fields 290
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 10
51. Health professions and related programs 265
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 0
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 15
Personal, protective and transportation services 125
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 75
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 35
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 3,370
In the labour force 2,255
Employed 2,085
Unemployed 170
Not in the labour force 1,115
Participation rate 66.90%
Employment rate 61.90%
Unemployment rate 7.50%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 3,370
Did not work 1,060
Worked 2,310
Worked full year full time 1,320
Worked part year and/or part time 985
Average weeks worked in reference year 41
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by class of worker including job permanency - 25% sample data 2,255
Class of worker - not applicable 35
All classes of workers 2,220
Employee 1,915
Permanent position 1,535
Temporary position 380
Fixed term (1 year or more) 80
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 295
Self-employed 305
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 2,255
Occupation - not applicable 35
All occupations 2,220
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 25
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 320
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 50
3 Health occupations 270
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 335
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 50
6 Sales and service occupations 485
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 450
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 145
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 2,255
Industry - not applicable 35
All industries 2,220
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 115
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 75
22 Utilities 40
23 Construction 180
31-33 Manufacturing 45
41 Wholesale trade 45
44-45 Retail trade 220
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 85
51 Information and cultural industries 15
52 Finance and insurance 85
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 75
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 90
55 Management of companies and enterprises 0
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 75
61 Educational services 170
62 Health care and social assistance 495
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 85
72 Accommodation and food services 120
81 Other services (except public administration) 55
91 Public administration 140
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 2,085
Worked at home 180
Worked outside Canada 0
No fixed workplace address 310
Usual place of work 1,585
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 1,580
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 270
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 45
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 1,255
Commute to a different province or territory 15
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 1,895
Car, truck or van 1,845
Car, truck or van - as a driver 1,785
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 70
Public transit 0
Walked 15
Bicycle 0
Other method 35
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 1,895
Less than 15 minutes 1,240
15 to 29 minutes 430
30 to 44 minutes 80
45 to 59 minutes 55
60 minutes and over 85
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 2,425
English 2,400
French 10
Non-official language 10
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 2,425
Official languages 2,415
English 2,410
French 10
Non-official languages 10
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 3,970
Non-movers 2,560
Movers 1,420
Non-migrants 290
Migrants 1,125
Internal migrants 1,080
Intraprovincial migrants 920
Interprovincial migrants 160
External migrants 50
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