Census Profile, 2016 Census
Saint John, City [Census subdivision], New Brunswick and Canada [Country]

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The table shows total, male and female data grouped by geography (appearing as column headers) for selected characteristics (appearing as row headers).
Characteristic Saint John, C
New Brunswick
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Population and dwellings
Population, 2016Census data footnote 1 67,575  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 35,151,728  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population, 2011Census data footnote 1 70,063  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 33,476,688  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population percentage change, 2011 to 2016 -3.6  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 5.0  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total private dwellingsCensus data footnote 2 33,801  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 15,412,443  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Private dwellings occupied by usual residentsCensus data footnote 3 30,208  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,079  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Population density per square kilometre 213.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3.9  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Land area in square kilometres 315.96  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 8,965,588.85  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Age characteristics
Total - Age groups and average age of the population - 100% dataCensus data footnote 4 67,575 32,095 35,485 35,151,730 17,264,200 17,887,530
0 to 14 years 10,045 5,120 4,925 5,839,565 2,992,920 2,846,645
0 to 4 years 3,245 1,665 1,580 1,898,790 973,030 925,760
5 to 9 years 3,565 1,845 1,720 2,018,130 1,034,685 983,445
10 to 14 years 3,235 1,615 1,620 1,922,645 985,200 937,445
15 to 64 years 44,565 21,470 23,100 23,376,530 11,576,130 11,800,400
15 to 19 years 3,535 1,795 1,735 2,026,160 1,039,215 986,940
20 to 24 years 4,315 2,150 2,165 2,242,690 1,144,495 1,098,200
25 to 29 years 4,330 2,160 2,175 2,285,990 1,144,470 1,141,515
30 to 34 years 4,110 1,970 2,140 2,329,395 1,148,290 1,181,110
35 to 39 years 4,055 1,910 2,145 2,288,365 1,118,635 1,169,730
40 to 44 years 4,210 2,015 2,195 2,255,135 1,104,440 1,150,695
45 to 49 years 4,400 2,055 2,345 2,359,965 1,157,760 1,202,210
50 to 54 years 5,410 2,605 2,805 2,678,075 1,318,755 1,359,320
55 to 59 years 5,435 2,545 2,885 2,620,240 1,285,190 1,335,055
60 to 64 years 4,760 2,260 2,505 2,290,510 1,114,885 1,175,630
65 years and over 12,965 5,505 7,455 5,935,630 2,695,150 3,240,485
65 to 69 years 4,110 1,930 2,185 1,972,480 953,075 1,019,405
70 to 74 years 2,980 1,350 1,630 1,420,875 677,975 742,900
75 to 79 years 2,190 935 1,260 1,021,850 469,550 552,300
80 to 84 years 1,705 690 1,020 749,650 325,765 423,880
85 years and over 1,975 600 1,370 770,780 268,790 501,990
85 to 89 years 1,175 395 780 482,525 185,535 296,990
90 to 94 years 590 165 425 223,510 68,675 154,835
95 to 99 years 175 45 130 56,525 13,240 43,280
100 years and over 35 0 35 8,230 1,340 6,890
Average age of the population 42.9 41.5 44.3 41.0 40.1 41.9
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 14.9 16.0 13.9 16.6 17.3 15.9
15 to 64 years 65.9 66.9 65.1 66.5 67.1 66.0
65 years and over 19.2 17.2 21.0 16.9 15.6 18.1
85 years and over 2.9 1.9 3.9 2.2 1.6 2.8
Household and dwelling characteristics
Total - Occupied private dwellings by structural type of dwelling - 100% dataCensus data footnote 5 30,210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Single-detached house 12,525  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 7,541,495  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has five or more storeys 1,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,391,040  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other attached dwellingCensus data footnote 6 15,160  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,949,795  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Semi-detached house 1,015  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 698,800  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Row house 1,875  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 891,305  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment or flat in a duplex 3,175  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 784,300  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Apartment in a building that has fewer than five storeys 8,975  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,539,390  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Other single-attached house 125  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 36,005  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Movable dwellingCensus data footnote 7 730  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 189,755  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Total - Private households by household size - 100% dataCensus data footnote 8 30,210  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 14,072,080  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
1 person 10,350  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 3,969,790  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
2 persons 10,885  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 4,834,605  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
3 persons 4,610  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2,140,640  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
4 persons 2,935  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,946,275  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
5 or more persons 1,430  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 1,180,770  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Number of persons in private households 65,470  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 34,460,060  not applicable ...  not applicable ...
Average household size 2.2  not applicable ...  not applicable ... 2.4  not applicable ...  not applicable ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. Saint John, C [Census subdivision], New Brunswick and Canada [Country] (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 June 24, 2017).

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