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Newfoundland and Labrador
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Population and Dwelling Counts Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population in 2001 (1) 3,380     512,930    
Population in 1996 (2) 3,740     551,792    
1996 to 2001 population change (%) - 9.6     - 7.0    
Total private dwellings 1,369     227,570    
Population density per square kilometre 100.3     1.4    
Land area (square km) 33.71     370,501.69    
     
Age Characteristics of the Population Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (3) 3,380 1,670 1,710 512,930 250,965 261,965
Age 0-4 120 65 50 24,820 12,705 12,110
Age 5-14 400 215 190 63,950 32,845 31,110
Age 15-19 280 160 120 39,455 20,065 19,385
Age 20-24 220 90 130 33,870 16,720 17,145
Age 25-44 935 465 475 151,770 72,970 78,795
Age 45-54 570 280 285 82,975 41,130 41,845
Age 55-64 395 200 195 53,035 26,520 26,515
Age 65-74 245 125 120 35,430 17,085 18,350
Age 75-84 170 60 110 21,310 8,895 12,415
Age 85 and over 45 10 35 6,315 2,020 4,295
Median age of the population 40.5 39.7 41.1 38.4 37.9 38.8
% of the population ages 15 and over 84.5 83.2 85.7 82.7 81.9 83.5
     
Common-law Status Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (4) 2,855 1,390 1,465 424,165 205,415 218,750
Not in a common-law relationship 2,755 1,340 1,415 395,385 191,040 204,345
In a common-law relationship 100 50 50 28,780 14,375 14,405
     
Legal Marital Status Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over (5) 2,855 1,390 1,460 424,165 205,415 218,745
Single (6) 790 430 360 131,655 69,585 62,070
Married (7) 1,675 835 840 235,015 117,515 117,505
Separated (8) 50 20 25 8,485 3,730 4,760
Divorced (9) 125 70 60 20,305 9,115 11,190
Widowed (10) 215 35 175 28,700 5,475 23,230
     
Language(s) First Learned and Still Understood Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons (19) 3,380 1,675 1,705 508,080 249,080 258,995
English only 3,375 1,670 1,705 499,750 244,825 254,925
French only 0 0 0 2,180 1,140 1,035
Both English and French 0 0 0 335 170 165
Other languages (20) 10 10 0 5,815 2,945 2,870
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 1 Year Ago Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 1 year and over (21) 3,365 1,670 1,695 503,465 246,775 256,690
Lived at the same address 1 year ago 3,190 1,600 1,590 451,655 221,470 230,185
Lived within the same province/territory 1 year ago, but changed address 120 40 75 42,400 20,195 22,210
Lived in a different province/territory or country 1 year ago 55 25 35 9,405 5,105 4,300
     
Mobility Status - Place of Residence 5 Years Ago Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 5 years and over (22) 3,260 1,600 1,660 483,245 236,455 246,795
Lived at the same address 5 years ago 2,800 1,385 1,415 352,625 173,880 178,745
Lived within the same province/territory 5 years ago, but changed address 320 135 185 112,170 53,235 58,940
Lived in a different province/territory or country 5 years ago 140 80 60 18,450 9,340 9,110
     
Immigration Characteristics Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 3,380 1,675 1,705 508,075 249,075 259,000
Canadian-born population (23) 3,285 1,620 1,670 499,090 244,280 254,815
Foreign-born population (24) 35 25 15 8,025 4,280 3,750
Immigrated before 1991 30 15 15 6,015 3,235 2,785
Immigrated between 1991 and 2001 (25) 0 0 0 2,015 1,050 965
Non-permanent residents (26) 55 35 20 955 520 440
     
Aboriginal Population Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All persons 3,380 1,675 1,705 508,075 249,080 259,000
Aboriginal identity population (27) 15 10 15 18,775 9,395 9,380
Non-Aboriginal population 3,365 1,670 1,695 489,300 239,685 249,620
     
Visible Minority Status Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population by visible minority groups 3,380 1,675 1,705 508,075 249,075 259,000
Visible minority population (31) 30 15 15 3,850 1,985 1,865
Chinese 0 0 0 920 475 450
South Asian 0 0 0 1,010 525 485
Black 15 15 10 840 400 440
Filipino 15 0 10 265 115 155
Latin American 0 0 0 80 50 35
Southeast Asian 0 0 0 115 60 60
Arab 0 0 0 270 165 100
West Asian 0 0 0 80 40 40
Korean 0 0 0 110 60 45
Japanese 0 0 0 75 35 40
Visible minority, n.i.e (28) 0 0 0 50 45 0
Multiple visible minorities (29) 0 0 0 40 25 20
All others (30) 3,355 1,660 1,690 504,225 247,095 257,130
     
Religion Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Religion 3,380 1,675 1,705 508,075 249,080 258,995
Catholic (57) 1,295 635 660 187,445 91,010 96,435
Protestant 2,075 1,030 1,040 303,195 148,570 154,630
Christian Orthodox 0 0 0 365 185 175
Christian, n.i.e. (58) 0 0 0 2,480 1,240 1,235
Muslim 0 0 0 625 425 200
Jewish 0 0 0 140 70 70
Buddhist 0 0 0 180 70 115
Hindu 0 0 0 400 210 195
Sikh 0 0 0 130 65 65
Eastern religions (59) 0 0 0 115 40 75
Other religions (60) 0 0 0 135 55 75
No religious affiliation (61) 10 10 0 12,865 7,130 5,735
     
School Attendance Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population 15 years and over attending school full time 345 170 175 52,830 26,155 26,675
Age group 15-19 attending full time (50) 205 125 80 29,475 14,820 14,655
Age group 20-24 attending full time 105 40 65 14,825 6,910 7,915
Total population 15 years and over attending school part time 15 0 10 10,405 4,880 5,525
Age group 15-19 attending part time (50) 0 0 0 805 445 360
Age group 20-24 attending part time 0 0 0 1,430 800 630
     
Highest Level of Schooling Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total population aged 20-34 635 280 360 100,280 48,510 51,775
% of the population aged 20-34 with less than a high school graduation certificate 24.4 21.4 27.8 20.7 23.5 18.1
% of the population aged 20-34 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 23.6 32.1 13.9 27.4 28.1 26.7
% of the population aged 20-34 with a trades certificate or diploma 17.3 17.9 18.1 19.2 21.3 17.2
% of the population aged 20-34 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 24.4 16.1 29.2 16.4 13.7 19.0
% of the population aged 20-34 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 10.2 10.7 11.1 16.3 13.4 19.1
Total population aged 35-44 545 275 270 85,045 41,160 43,890
% of the population aged 35-44 with less than a high school graduation certificate 30.3 30.9 29.6 29.9 30.9 28.9
% of the population aged 35-44 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 17.4 14.5 18.5 16.5 15.7 17.1
% of the population aged 35-44 with a trades certificate or diploma 32.1 30.9 33.3 25.3 27.4 23.4
% of the population aged 35-44 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 7.3 10.9 3.7 15.7 13.9 17.4
% of the population aged 35-44 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 12.8 12.7 13.0 12.6 12.0 13.2
Total population aged 45-64 910 465 445 135,275 66,645 68,630
% of the population aged 45-64 with less than a high school graduation certificate 46.7 39.8 53.9 44.6 41.3 47.7
% of the population aged 45-64 with a high school graduation certificate and/or some postsecondary (46) 15.4 14.0 16.9 14.1 13.0 15.3
% of the population aged 45-64 with a trades certificate or diploma 22.5 29.0 14.6 18.8 23.7 14.0
% of the population aged 45-64 with a college certificate or diploma (47) 7.1 5.4 10.1 9.9 8.9 10.9
% of the population aged 45-64 with a university certificate, diploma or degree 8.8 11.8 4.5 12.6 13.2 12.1
     
Earnings in 2000 Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
All persons with earnings (counts) (48) 1,510 855 655 251,545 134,080 117,465
Average earnings (all persons with earnings ($)) 24,511 29,746 17,678 24,165 29,267 18,341
Worked full year, full time (counts) (49) 615R 325 295 104,925R 57,025 47,895
Average earnings (worked full year, full time ($)) 37,620 46,721 27,564 37,910 44,607 29,935
     
Income in 2000 Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons 15 years of age and over with income (53) 2,645     387,735    
Median total income of persons 15 years of age and over ($) (54) 13,730     16,050    
Composition of total income (100%) (62) 100.0     100.0    
Earnings - % of income 66.0     69.3    
Government transfers - % of income 23.9     21.2    
Other money - % of income 10.0     9.5    
     
Language Used Most Often at Work Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Population 15 years and over who worked since 2000 (44) 1,610 900 715 263,280 140,240 123,040
English 1,615 900 715 261,530 139,515 122,010
French 0 0 0 705 265 440
Non-official language 0 0 0 450 205 245
English and French 0 0 0 220 85 135
English and non-official language 0 0 0 365 160 205
French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 0 0
English, French and non-official language 0 0 0 0 10 0
     
Place of Work Status Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Employed labour force 15 years and over (32) 1,100 590 515 188,815 97,500 91,315
Worked at home 35 25 10 11,570 5,340 6,230
Worked outside Canada 10 10 0 590 470 125
No fixed workplace address 60 40 20 15,865 12,640 3,225
Worked at usual place 995 515 480 160,790 79,050 81,740
     
Mode of Transportation to Work Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total -All modes (33) 1,060 555 500 176,655 91,690 84,970
Car, truck, van, as driver 865 460 410 134,940 72,765 62,180
Car, truck, van, as passenger 95 45 50 18,615 6,965 11,645
Public transit 10 10 0 3,080 1,430 1,655
Walked or bicycled 75 40 35 14,855 6,665 8,190
Other method 10 0 0 5,165 3,865 1,300
     
Unpaid Work Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Persons reporting hours of unpaid work (34) 2,425 1,150 1,280 370,100 171,870 198,230
Persons reporting hours of unpaid housework (35) 2,410 1,145 1,265 364,420 168,275 196,145
Persons reporting hours looking after children, without pay (36) 1,015 410 605 156,910 66,620 90,290
Persons reporting hours of unpaid care or assistance to seniors (37) 625 260 370 77,235 30,775 46,460
     
Labour Force Indicators Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Participation rate (38) 53.0 60.2 46.0 57.6 63.2 52.3
Employment rate (39) 38.6 41.9 35.1 45.1 47.9 42.4
Unemployment rate (40) 27.2 29.8 23.9 21.8 24.2 19.1
     
Industry Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 1,435 800 630 232,260 124,350 107,915
Agriculture and other resource-based industries 100 90 0 22,640 18,690 3,950
Manufacturing and construction industries 305 245 65 39,020 29,980 9,045
Wholesale and retail trade 210 120 85 36,555 17,990 18,560
Finance and real estate 30 15 15 7,085 2,735 4,350
Health and education 300 95 205 45,320 12,380 32,945
Business services 160 115 45 30,590 19,505 11,085
Other services 330 115 210 51,055 23,075 27,980
     
Occupation Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - Experienced labour force (41) 1,435 805 630 232,260 124,350 107,910
Management occupations 110 75 30 19,020 11,845 7,180
Business, finance and administration occupations 140 35 105 32,565 8,375 24,185
Natural and applied sciences and related occupations 50 35 20 11,950 9,820 2,130
Health occupations 100 45 55 13,680 2,945 10,735
Social science, education, government service and religion 140 80 65 17,920 7,120 10,800
Art, culture, recreation and sport 30 15 15 4,605 1,945 2,660
Sales and service occupations 360 110 255 59,360 20,635 38,720
Trades, transport and equipment operators and related occupations 230 225 10 39,955 37,870 2,075
Occupations unique to primary industry 85 70 10 18,105 14,860 3,245
Occupations unique to processing, manufacturing and utilities 195 120 70 15,100 8,940 6,170
     
Selected Family Characteristics Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of families 1,030     154,380    
Number of married-couple families 840     116,435    
Average number of persons in married-couple families 3.1     3.1    
Number of common-law couple families (11) 50     14,895    
Average number of persons in common-law-couple families (11) 2.2     2.8    
Number of lone-parent families (12) 140     23,050    
Average number of persons in lone-parent families (12) 2.5     2.4    
Number of female lone-parent families (12) 125     18,935    
Average number of persons in female lone-parent families (12) 2.4     2.5    
Number of male lone-parent families (12) 15     4,115    
Average number of persons in male lone-parent families (12) 0.0     2.4    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - All census families (51) 42,513     41,214    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Couple families (52) 45,050     45,253    
Median family income, 2000 ($) - Lone-parent families 18,468     19,908    
     
Selected Household Characteristics Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total - All private households 1,245     189,040    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) with children (13) 455     68,065    
Households containing a couple (married or common-law) without children (14) 390     58,405    
One-person households 230     34,060    
Other household types (15) 170     28,510    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - All households 37,616     37,614    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - One-person households 13,125     15,227    
Median household income, 2000 ($) - Two-or-more-persons households 43,836     43,213    
Number of rented dwellings (55) 125     41,155    
Average gross monthly payments for rented dwellings ($) 526     513    
Number of owner-occupied dwellings (56) 1,115     147,370    
Average monthly payments for owner-occupied dwellings ($) 454     534    
     
Selected Occupied Private Dwelling Characteristics Harbour Grace, Town Newfoundland and Labrador
Total Male Female Total Male Female
Total number of dwellings (16) 1,240     189,040    
Number of owned dwellings (17) 1,115     147,750    
Number of rented dwellings (18) 125     41,170    
Number of dwellings constructed before 1991 1,150     162,200    
Number of dwellings constructed between 1991 and 2001 90     26,840    
Average value of dwelling ($) 57,323     76,283    
     

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