Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Shediac, Town (CSD) - New Brunswick

Data quality

Figure 1.1 description Long description for Figure 1.1 Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Population, 2016 and 2011 censuses

Provincial population rank
16 of 272
National population rank
583 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of Shediac (Town) was 6,664, which represents a change of 10.1% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of -0.5% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of Shediac (Town) is 53.95 square kilometres and the population density was 123.5 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 2,895 private dwellings occupied in Shediac (Town), which represent a change of 12.9% from 2011.

Figure 1.2 description Long description for Figure 1.2 Population Change (in percentage) for Shediac and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population Change (in percentage) for Shediac and higher level geographies, 2011 to 2016

Population and dwelling counts

Shediac (Town) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 Shediac (Town) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Beaubassin East / Beaubassin-est Census subdivision - Beaubassin East / Beaubassin-est, Rural community RCR 6,376 6,200 2.8
Sackville Census subdivision - Sackville, Parish P 1,182 1,336 -11.5
Dorchester Census subdivision - Dorchester, Parish P 429 477 -10.1
Shediac Census subdivision - Shediac, Parish P 4,789 4,917 -2.6
Moncton Census subdivision - Moncton, Parish P 9,811 9,421 4.1

New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 2 New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the highest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Lincoln Census subdivision - Lincoln, Parish P 7,177 6,458 11.1
Shediac Census subdivision - Shediac, Town TV 6,664 6,053 10.1
Dieppe Census subdivision - Dieppe, City C 25,384 23,310 8.9
Moncton Census subdivision - Moncton, City C 71,889 69,074 4.1
Moncton Census subdivision - Moncton, Parish P 9,811 9,421 4.1

New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 3 New Brunswick – Census subdivisions with 5,000-plus population with the lowest population growth, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Campbellton Census subdivision - Campbellton, City C 6,883 7,385 -6.8
Grand Falls / Grand-Sault Census subdivision - Grand Falls / Grand-Sault, Town TV 5,326 5,706 -6.7
Burton Census subdivision - Burton, Parish P 5,119 5,421 -5.6
Sackville Census subdivision - Sackville, Town TV 5,331 5,558 -4.1
Saint John Census subdivision - Saint John, City C 67,575 70,063 -3.6

Symbols:

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not applicable
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incompletely enumerated Indian reserve or Indian settlement
r
revised
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use with caution

Source:

Statistics Canada. 2017. Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-404-X2016001. Ottawa, Ontario. Data products, 2016 Census.

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