Focus on Geography Series, 2016 Census

West Isles, Parish (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
178 of 272
National population rank
2390 of 4870
  • In 2016, the enumerated population of West Isles (Parish) was 797, which represents a change of 9.0% from 2011. This compares to the provincial average of -0.5% and the national average of 5.0%.
  • The land area of West Isles (Parish) is 38.35 square kilometres and the population density was 20.8 people per square kilometre.
  • In 2016, there were 347 private dwellings occupied in West Isles (Parish), which represent a change of 5.2% from 2011.

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

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

Population and dwelling counts

West Isles (Parish) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016

Table 1 West Isles (Parish) – Neighbouring census subdivisions, population change, 2011 to 2016
Census subdivision (CSD) name CSD type Population
2016 2011 % change
Campobello Island Census subdivision - Campobello Island, Rural community RCR 872 925 -5.7
Saint George Census subdivision - Saint George, Parish P 2,341 2,472 -5.3
Saint Patrick Census subdivision - Saint Patrick, Parish P 689 647 6.5
Saint Andrews Census subdivision - Saint Andrews, Parish P 553 593 -6.7

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
E
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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