Census Profile, 2016 Census
Guysborough, Municipal district [Census subdivision], Nova Scotia and Nova Scotia [Province]

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Characteristic Guysborough, MD
Nova Scotia
[Census subdivision]
Nova Scotia

[Province]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 4,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 923,598  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 4,995 revised. The 2011 count for this area has been revised. r  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 921,727  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 -6.5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 0.2  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 3,196  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 458,568  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 2,197  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 401,990  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 2.2  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 17.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 2,116.86  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 52,942.27  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 4,670 2,320 2,355 923,600 446,885 476,715
0 to 14 years 495 280 210 133,825 68,370 65,455
0 to 4 years 160 85 70 42,005 21,365 20,640
5 to 9 years 170 100 70 45,980 23,650 22,330
10 to 14 years 170 95 70 45,845 23,350 22,490
15 to 64 years 2,655 1,300 1,360 605,950 295,100 310,845
15 to 19 years 220 100 120 51,255 26,240 25,015
20 to 24 years 140 70 70 56,160 28,150 28,010
25 to 29 years 120 55 60 53,725 26,790 26,940
30 to 34 years 170 85 85 51,730 25,130 26,600
35 to 39 years 145 75 65 52,010 24,560 27,450
40 to 44 years 205 100 100 57,050 27,245 29,805
45 to 49 years 275 130 140 61,890 29,720 32,170
50 to 54 years 420 205 215 75,675 36,615 39,065
55 to 59 years 500 240 260 76,505 36,925 39,580
60 to 64 years 470 230 245 69,960 33,735 36,225
65 years and over 1,515 740 775 183,820 83,415 100,405
65 to 69 years 515 260 250 63,710 30,810 32,905
70 to 74 years 395 195 205 45,005 21,520 23,485
75 to 79 years 275 145 125 31,545 14,520 17,030
80 to 84 years 175 75 100 21,915 9,425 12,495
85 years and over 150 60 95 21,645 7,140 14,505
85 to 89 years 110 45 65 13,205 4,845 8,360
90 to 94 years 30 15 15 6,320 1,830 4,485
95 to 99 years 10 0 10 1,855 415 1,430
100 years and over 0 0 0 270 45 225
Average age of the population 51.4 50.4 52.4 43.5 42.5 44.4
Total - Distribution (%) of the population by broad age groups - 100% data 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0 100.0
0 to 14 years 10.6 12.1 8.9 14.5 15.3 13.7
15 to 64 years 56.9 56.0 57.7 65.6 66.0 65.2
65 years and over 32.4 31.9 32.9 19.9 18.7 21.1
85 years and over 3.2 2.6 4.0 2.3 1.6 3.0
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 2,195  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 401,990  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 1,820  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 263,470  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 21,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 115  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 102,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 20  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 20,465  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 10,215  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 0  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 12,435  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 85  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 58,405  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 5  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 780  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 260  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,870  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 2,195  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 401,990  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 685  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 118,670  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 990  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 156,825  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 270  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 60,250  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 44,970  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 80  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 21,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 4,595  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 908,340  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.1  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.3  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Guysborough, MD [Census subdivision], Nova Scotia and Nova Scotia [Province] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released May 3, 2017.
http://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed July 26, 2017).

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