Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

Moncton, (CMA) - New Brunswick

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Figure 1.1 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years who have completed a high school diploma or equivalency certificate,[1] [2] Moncton, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.1 description Figure 1.1 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years who have completed a high school diploma or equivalency certificate,[1] [2] Moncton, 2006 to 2016

  • In 2016, 89.0% of people aged 25 to 64 in Moncton had a high school diploma or equivalency certificate, compared with 86.3% in Canada.
  • In Moncton, 24.7% of people aged 25 to 64 had a bachelor’s degree or higher in 2016, while 29.2% had a college, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma as their highest level of education, and 7.8% had an apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma as their highest.
  • In Moncton, 10.3% of women aged 25 to 64 with a bachelor’s degree or higher studied STEM (science, technology, engineering and mathematics), compared with 25.0% of men. On the other hand, 89.7% of these women studied BHASE (non-STEM) fields of study such as business, humanities, health, arts, social sciences, education, etc., compared with 74.9% of men.

Figure 1.2 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainment,[3] [4] Moncton, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.2 description Figure 1.2 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainment,[3] [4] Moncton, 2006 to 2016

Figure 1.3 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainment,[3] [4] by immigrant status and period of immigration,[10] Moncton, 2016

Figure 1.3 description Figure 1.3 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainment,[3] [4] by immigrant status and period of immigration,[10] Moncton, 2016

Most common fields of studyFootnote 11 Footnote 12 for the population aged 25 to 64 years by selected highest levels of educational attainment,Footnote 3 Footnote 4 Moncton CMA, New Brunswick, Canada, 2016

Levels of education and fields of study Moncton CMA New Brunswick Canada
Number Percentage Rank Number Percentage Rank Number Percentage Rank
Apprenticeship or trades certificate or diploma9
Personal and culinary services 1,325 21.5 1 5,990 15.9 3 295,075 14.4 3
Construction trades 1,110 18.0 2 8,535 22.6 1 406,595 19.9 1
Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,085 17.6 3 6,765 17.9 2 351,580 17.2 2
Precision production 570 9.2 4 3,410 9.0 5 219,505 10.7 4
Transportation and materials moving 520 8.4 5 3,460 9.2 4 114,070 5.6 7
College, CEGEP or other non-university certificate or diploma
Business, management, marketing and related support services 7,350 31.9 1 28,295 27.1 1 1,082,155 25.5 1
Health professions and related programs 3,490 15.1 2 19,610 18.7 2 774,410 18.3 2
Engineering technologies and engineering-related fields 2,245 9.7 3 9,120 8.7 3 379,505 8.9 3
Computer and information sciences and support services 1,830 7.9 4 6,035 5.8 5 218,700 5.2 4
Mechanic and repair technologies/technicians 1,295 5.6 5 7,265 6.9 4 189,220 4.5 5
Bachelor’s degree or higher5
Business, management, marketing and related support services 4,465 22.9 1 15,035 18.6 1 1,046,165 19.4 1
Education 2,965 15.2 2 14,375 17.8 2 597,310 11.1 2
Health professions and related programs 2,615 13.4 3 11,085 13.7 3 542,885 10.1 4
Social sciences 1,005 5.2 4 4,480 5.5 5 438,985 8.1 5
Psychology 1,000 5.1 5 3,825 4.7 6 202,080 3.7 6

Figure 1.4 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with a bachelor’s degree or higher,[5] by STEM and BHASE (non-STEM)[13] fields of study,[11] [14] Moncton, 2016

Figure 1.4 description Figure 1.4 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with a bachelor’s degree or higher,[5] by STEM and BHASE (non-STEM)[13] fields of study,[11] [14] Moncton, 2016

Figure 1.5 description Figure 1.5 Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainment[3] [4] by location of study compared with province or territory of residence [11] [15], Moncton, 2016

Percentage of the population aged 25 to 64 years with selected highest levels of educational attainmentFootnote 3 Footnote 4 by location of study compared with province or territory of residence,Footnote 11 Footnote 15 Moncton, 2016

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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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