Demographics of Regina, Saskatchewan

Overview
Population, 2021

226,404

5.3%
Population, 2016: 215,106
Land area in square kilometres, 2021: 178.81
Population density per square kilometre, 2021: 1266.2
Knowledge of official languages
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$56,700
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($)
$47,280
Average total income of household in 2020 ($)
$106,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($)
$88,500
Labour (25% Sample Data)
Employment rate
60.7%
Unemployment rate
9.9%
Participation rate
67.4%
Labour force population aged 15 years and over by NOC 2021 (25% Sample Data)
Journey to Work (25% Sample Data)
Housing (25% Sample Data)
Average value of dwellings ($)
$361,600
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)
$1,462
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)
$1,214
Population
Population, 2021 226,404
Population, 2016 215,106
Population percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.30%
Total private dwellings, 2021 99,134
Total private dwellings, 2016 93,197
Total private dwellings percentage change, 2016 to 2021 6.40%
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2021 92,129
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents, 2016 87,417
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents percentage change, 2016 to 2021 5.40%
Land area in square kilometres, 2021 179
Population density per square kilometre, 2021 1,266
National population rank, 2021 24
Province/territory population rank, 2021 2
Knowledge of official languages
Total - Knowledge of languages for the population in private households - 25% sample data 223,075
Official languages 220,175
English 220,040
French 13,815
Non-official languages 56,270
Income
Total - Income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,515
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 172,410
Average total income in 2020 among recipients ($) $56,700
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 172,475
Average after-tax income in 2020 among recipients ($) $47,280
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 156,820
Average market income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,550
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 129,490
Average employment income in 2020 among recipients ($) $52,100
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 152,715
Average government transfers in 2020 among recipients ($) $10,070
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 16,120
Average employment insurance benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $6,970
Number of COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2020 - 25% sample data 44,490
Average COVID-19 emergency and recovery benefits in 2020 among recipients ($) $8,920
Total - Employment income statistics in 2020 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,510
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 66,735
Median employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $67,000
Average employment income in 2020 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $76,200
Number of employment income recipients in 2020 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 48,570
Median employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $19,000
Average employment income in 2020 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $28,440
Composition of total income in 2020 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 84.20%
Employment income (%) 69.00%
Government transfers (%) 15.70%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.20%
COVID-19 - Government income support and benefits (%) 4.70%
COVID-19 - Emergency and recovery benefits (%) 4.10%
Total - Income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,515
Number of total income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 168,460
Average total income in 2019 among recipients ($) $54,850
Number of after-tax income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 168,505
Average after-tax income in 2019 among recipients ($) $45,400
Number of market income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 154,535
Average market income in 2019 among recipients ($) $53,350
Number of employment income recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 128,830
Average employment income in 2019 among recipients ($) $53,100
Number of government transfers recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 144,205
Average government transfers in 2019 among recipients ($) $6,910
Number of employment insurance benefits recipients aged 15 years and over in private households in 2019 - 25% sample data 12,030
Average employment insurance benefits in 2019 among recipients ($) $7,660
Total - Employment income statistics in 2019 for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,510
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked full-year full-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 66,185
Median employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $63,600
Average employment income in 2019 for full-year full-time workers in 2020 ($) $72,900
Number of employment income recipients in 2019 who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 - 25% sample data 45,210
Median employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $25,400
Average employment income in 2019 of those who worked part-year or part-time in 2020 ($) $35,360
Composition of total income in 2019 of the population aged 15 years and over in private households (%) - 25% sample data 100.00%
Market income (%) 89.20%
Employment income (%) 74.00%
Government transfers (%) 10.80%
Employment insurance benefits (%) 1.00%
Total - Income statistics for private households - 25% sample data 92,130
Average total income of household in 2020 ($) $106,100
Average after-tax income of household in 2020 ($) $88,500
Total - Income statistics for one-person private households - 25% sample data 27,865
Average total income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $57,450
Average after-tax income of one-person households in 2020 ($) $47,920
Total - Income statistics for two-or-more-persons private households - 25% sample data 64,265
Average total income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $127,200
Average after-tax income of two-or-more-person households in 2020 ($) $106,100
Total - Income statistics for economic families in private households - 25% sample data 60,920
Average total income of economic family in 2020 ($) $127,900
Average after-tax income of economic family in 2020 ($) $106,400
Total - Income statistics for couple-only economic families in private households - 25% sample data 22,270
Average total income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $123,800
Average after-tax income of couple-only economic families in 2020 ($) $101,300
Total - Income statistics for couple-with-children economic families in private households - 25% sample data 26,225
Average total income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $152,600
Average after-tax income of couple-with-children economic families in 2020 ($) $126,300
Total - Income statistics for one-parent economic families in private households - 25% sample data 10,370
Average total income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $79,400
Average after-tax income of one-parent economic families in 2020 ($) $70,400
Total - Income statistics for persons aged 15 years and over not in economic families in private households - 25% sample data 38,405
Average total income in 2020 ($) $51,600
Average after-tax income in 2020 ($) $43,480
Immigration and citizenship
Total - Citizenship for the population in private households - 25% sample data 223,075
Canadian citizens 195,205
Canadian citizens aged under 18 45,050
Canadian citizens aged 18 and over 150,155
Not Canadian citizens 27,865
Housing
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample data 92,125
Owner 61,220
Renter 30,915
Dwelling provided by the local government, First Nation or Indian band 0
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample data 92,125
Condominium 14,130
Not condominium 78,000
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample data 92,125
No bedrooms 510
1 bedroom 10,810
2 bedrooms 23,810
3 bedrooms 30,900
4 or more bedrooms 26,105
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample data 92,125
1 to 4 rooms 27,460
5 rooms 14,260
6 rooms 12,625
7 rooms 11,565
8 or more rooms 26,220
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample data 92,125
1960 or before 18,285
1961 to 1980 31,850
1981 to 1990 11,435
1991 to 2000 5,825
2001 to 2005 3,955
2006 to 2010 5,265
2011 to 2015 9,045
2016 to 2021 6,475
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample data 92,125
15 to 24 years 3,770
25 to 34 years 15,385
35 to 44 years 19,035
45 to 54 years 15,265
55 to 64 years 16,545
65 to 74 years 12,405
75 to 84 years 6,640
85 years and over 3,085
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 91,685
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 73,980
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 17,705
30% to less than 100% 16,160
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 61,210
% of owner households with a mortgage 63.00%
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costs 11.20%
% in core housing need 4.10%
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,400
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($) $1,462
Median value of dwellings ($) $340,000
Average value of dwellings ($) $361,600
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,150
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($) $1,214
Education
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,515
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 27,155
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 153,355
Total - Secondary (high) school diploma or equivalency certificate for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 120,045
No high school diploma or equivalency certificate 10,580
With high school diploma or equivalency certificate 109,465
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 15 years and over in private households - 25% sample data 180,515
No certificate, diploma or degree 24,650
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 56,800
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 99,065
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 47,895
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 14,370
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 5,955
Apprenticeship certificate 8,415
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 25,860
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 7,660
Bachelor’s degree or higher 51,170
Bachelor's degree 35,810
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,550
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 1,325
Master's degree 10,055
Earned doctorate 1,430
Total - Highest certificate, diploma or degree for the population aged 25 to 64 years in private households - 25% sample data 120,045
No certificate, diploma or degree 9,250
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate 33,385
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 77,405
Postsecondary certificate or diploma below bachelor level 35,120
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma 10,760
Non-apprenticeship trades certificate or diploma 4,360
Apprenticeship certificate 6,405
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma 19,340
University certificate or diploma below bachelor level 5,020
Bachelor’s degree or higher 42,290
Bachelor's degree 29,285
University certificate or diploma above bachelor level 2,060
Degree in medicine, dentistry, veterinary medicine or optometry 1,135
Master's degree 8,730
Earned doctorate 1,080
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 180,515
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 81,450
Education 7,905
13. Education 7,905
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,565
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 375
50. Visual and performing arts 2,195
Humanities 4,645
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 375
23. English language and literature/letters 1,130
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,285
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 85
38. Philosophy and religious studies 365
39. Theology and religious vocations 710
54. History 610
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 85
Social and behavioural sciences and law 9,225
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 180
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 1,095
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,295
22. Legal professions and studies 1,415
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 180
42. Psychology 1,925
45. Social sciences 3,145
Business, management and public administration 24,945
30.16 Accounting and computer science 30
44. Public administration and social service professions 2,245
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 22,670
Physical and life sciences and technologies 3,065
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 1,215
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 645
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 40
40. Physical sciences 970
41. Science technologies/technicians 190
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 5,390
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 4,560
25. Library science 205
27. Mathematics and statistics 545
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 80
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 19,420
04. Architecture and related services 510
14. Engineering 5,200
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 3,945
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 4,730
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 3,065
48. Precision production 1,970
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,690
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 1,275
03. Natural resources and conservation 410
Health and related fields 15,520
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 1,135
51. Health professions and related programs 13,955
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 30
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 395
Personal, protective and transportation services 4,685
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 3,000
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 20
43. Security and protective services 1,055
49. Transportation and materials moving 615
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 120,045
No postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree 42,635
Education 5,340
13. Education 5,340
Visual and performing arts, and communications technologies 2,060
10. Communications technologies/technicians and support services 270
50. Visual and performing arts 1,790
Humanities 3,460
16. Indigenous and foreign languages, literatures, and linguistics 280
23. English language and literature/letters 870
24. Liberal arts and sciences, general studies and humanities 1,015
30A Interdisciplinary humanities 60
38. Philosophy and religious studies 270
39. Theology and religious vocations 460
54. History 450
55. French language and literature/lettersCAN 60
Social and behavioural sciences and law 7,510
05. Area, ethnic, cultural, gender, and group studies 165
09. Communication, journalism and related programs 960
19. Family and consumer sciences/human sciences 1,055
22. Legal professions and studies 1,120
30B Interdisciplinary social and behavioural sciences 145
42. Psychology 1,430
45. Social sciences 2,645
Business, management and public administration 20,160
30.16 Accounting and computer science 30
44. Public administration and social service professions 1,830
52. Business, management, marketing and related support services 18,305
Physical and life sciences and technologies 2,445
26. Biological and biomedical sciences 960
30.01 Biological and physical sciences 500
30C Other interdisciplinary physical and life sciences 30
40. Physical sciences 795
41. Science technologies/technicians 150
Mathematics, computer and information sciences 4,530
11. Computer and information sciences and support services 3,930
25. Library science 155
27. Mathematics and statistics 380
30D Interdisciplinary mathematics, computer and information sciences 70
Architecture, engineering, and related trades 15,215
04. Architecture and related services 395
14. Engineering 4,375
15. Engineering/engineering-related technologies/technicians 3,075
30.12 Historic preservation and conservation 0
46. Construction trades 3,565
47. Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 2,310
48. Precision production 1,505
Agriculture, natural resources and conservation 1,290
01. Agricultural and veterinary sciences/services/operations and related fields 930
03. Natural resources and conservation 360
Health and related fields 11,675
30.37 Design for human health 0
31. Parks, recreation, leisure, fitness, and kinesiology 830
51. Health professions and related programs 10,490
60. Health professions residency/fellowship programs 25
61. Medical residency/fellowship programs 340
Personal, protective and transportation services 3,720
12. Culinary, entertainment, and personal services 2,385
28. Military science, leadership and operational art 0
29. Military technologies and applied sciences 0
43. Security and protective services 835
49. Transportation and materials moving 505
Other 0
Labour
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by labour force status - 25% sample data 180,515
In the labour force 121,685
Employed 109,630
Unemployed 12,055
Not in the labour force 58,825
Participation rate 67.40%
Employment rate 60.70%
Unemployment rate 9.90%
Total - Population aged 15 years and over by work activity during the reference year - 25% sample data 180,515
Did not work 60,505
Worked 120,010
Worked full year full time 68,355
Worked part year and/or part time 51,650
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 121,685
Class of worker - not applicable 3,515
All classes of workers 118,175
Employee 105,420
Permanent position 87,510
Temporary position 17,910
Fixed term (1 year or more) 5,670
Casual, seasonal or short-term position (less than 1 year) 12,245
Self-employed 12,755
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by occupation - Broad category - National Occupational Classification (NOC) 2021 - 25% sample data 121,685
Occupation - not applicable 3,515
All occupations 118,175
0 Legislative and senior management occupations 1,255
1 Business, finance and administration occupations 22,435
2 Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 9,310
3 Health occupations 10,485
4 Occupations in education, law and social, community and government services 15,865
5 Occupations in art, culture, recreation and sport 2,845
6 Sales and service occupations 31,200
7 Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 19,595
8 Natural resources, agriculture and related production occupations 1,960
9 Occupations in manufacturing and utilities 3,240
Total - Labour force aged 15 years and over by industry - Sectors - North American Industry Classification System (NAICS) 2017 - 25% sample data 121,685
Industry - not applicable 3,515
All industries 118,175
11 Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,150
21 Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 1,070
22 Utilities 1,910
23 Construction 8,340
31-33 Manufacturing 5,315
41 Wholesale trade 4,300
44-45 Retail trade 14,000
48-49 Transportation and warehousing 5,075
51 Information and cultural industries 3,115
52 Finance and insurance 6,890
53 Real estate and rental and leasing 2,020
54 Professional, scientific and technical services 7,170
55 Management of companies and enterprises 185
56 Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services 4,350
61 Educational services 8,490
62 Health care and social assistance 17,380
71 Arts, entertainment and recreation 2,295
72 Accommodation and food services 7,620
81 Other services (except public administration) 5,695
91 Public administration 11,795
Journey to Work
Total - Place of work status for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over - 25% sample data 109,630
Worked at home 22,315
Worked outside Canada 195
No fixed workplace address 12,175
Usual place of work 74,950
Total - Commuting destination for the employed labour force aged 15 years and over with a usual place of work - 25% sample data 74,950
Commute within census subdivision (CSD) of residence 68,510
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) within census division (CD) of residence 4,880
Commute to a different census subdivision (CSD) and census division (CD) within province or territory of residence 1,145
Commute to a different province or territory 410
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 87,130
Car, truck or van 78,595
Car, truck or van - as a driver 72,605
Car, truck or van - as a passenger 5,985
Public transit 3,145
Walked 3,160
Bicycle 505
Other method 1,730
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 87,130
Less than 15 minutes 36,430
15 to 29 minutes 41,820
30 to 44 minutes 5,240
45 to 59 minutes 1,820
60 minutes and over 1,815
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 128,280
English 123,425
French 390
Non-official language 575
Indigenous 0
Non-Indigenous 575
English and French 1,190
English and non-official language(s) 2,580
French and non-official language(s) 0
English, French and non-official language(s) 75
Multiple non-official languages 40
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 128,280
Official languages 126,620
English 125,900
French 725
Non-official languages 965
Mobility
Total - Mobility status 5 years ago - 25% sample data 209,595
Non-movers 121,160
Movers 88,435
Non-migrants 54,195
Migrants 34,235
Internal migrants 19,720
Intraprovincial migrants 13,090
Interprovincial migrants 6,630
External migrants 14,520
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