Census Profile, 2016 Census
St. John's, City [Census subdivision], Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada [Country]

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Characteristic St. John's, CY
Newfoundland and Labrador
[Census subdivision]
Canada

[Country]
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Total Male Female Total Male Female
Counts (unless otherwise specified)
Household characteristics
Total - Private households by tenure - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 130 47,640 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Owner 29,250 ... ... 9,541,320 ... ...
Renter 18,390 ... ... 4,474,530 ... ...
Band housing 0 ... ... 56,230 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by condominium status - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 131 47,640 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Condominium 2,640 ... ... 1,874,840 ... ...
Not condominium 44,995 ... ... 12,197,240 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of bedrooms - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 132 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
No bedrooms 175 ... ... 93,345 ... ...
1 bedroom 4,745 ... ... 1,925,015 ... ...
2 bedrooms 11,375 ... ... 3,547,090 ... ...
3 bedrooms 19,095 ... ... 4,836,485 ... ...
4 or more bedrooms 12,245 ... ... 3,670,145 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by number of rooms - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 133 47,635 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
1 to 4 rooms 10,115 ... ... 4,068,915 ... ...
5 rooms 7,020 ... ... 2,177,045 ... ...
6 rooms 7,580 ... ... 1,981,585 ... ...
7 rooms 6,565 ... ... 1,790,180 ... ...
8 or more rooms 16,360 ... ... 4,054,355 ... ...
Average number of rooms per dwelling 6.7 ... ... 6.2 ... ...
Total - Private households by number of persons per room - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 134 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
One person or fewer per room 47,370 ... ... 13,802,060 ... ...
More than 1 person per room 270 ... ... 270,020 ... ...
Total - Private households by housing suitability - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 135 47,640 ... ... 14,072,075 ... ...
Suitable 46,565 ... ... 13,376,345 ... ...
Not suitable 1,075 ... ... 695,730 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by period of construction - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 136 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
1960 or before 10,990 ... ... 3,126,380 ... ...
1961 to 1980 14,865 ... ... 4,185,510 ... ...
1981 to 1990 6,335 ... ... 1,977,640 ... ...
1991 to 2000 4,745 ... ... 1,746,390 ... ...
2001 to 2005 3,205 ... ... 976,390 ... ...
2006 to 2010 3,780 ... ... 1,089,750 ... ...
2011 to 2016Census data footnote 137 3,715 ... ... 970,015 ... ...
Total - Occupied private dwellings by dwelling condition - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 138 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
Only regular maintenance or minor repairs needed 45,385 ... ... 13,151,600 ... ...
Major repairs needed 2,250 ... ... 920,480 ... ...
Total - Private households by number of household maintainers - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 139 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
1 household maintainer 28,065 ... ... 8,324,865 ... ...
2 household maintainers 18,215 ... ... 5,404,800 ... ...
3 or more household maintainers 1,360 ... ... 342,415 ... ...
Total - Private households by age of primary household maintainers - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 140 47,640 ... ... 14,072,080 ... ...
15 to 24 years 2,340 ... ... 437,230 ... ...
25 to 34 years 8,355 ... ... 1,991,685 ... ...
35 to 44 years 7,855 ... ... 2,414,920 ... ...
45 to 54 years 8,910 ... ... 2,862,870 ... ...
55 to 64 years 8,965 ... ... 2,859,315 ... ...
65 to 74 years 6,790 ... ... 2,034,220 ... ...
75 to 84 years 3,320 ... ... 1,084,700 ... ...
85 years and over 1,090 ... ... 387,135 ... ...
Total - Owner and tenant households with household total income greater than zero, in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings by shelter-cost-to-income ratio - 25% sample dataCensus data footnote 141 47,495 ... ... 13,798,305 ... ...
Spending less than 30% of income on shelter costs 35,400 ... ... 10,472,355 ... ...
Spending 30% or more of income on shelter costs 12,100 ... ... 3,325,950 ... ...
30% to less than 100% 10,515 ... ... 2,861,615 ... ...
Total - Owner households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 29,215 ... ... 9,368,330 ... ...
% of owner households with a mortgageCensus data footnote 142 62.7 ... ... 60.7 ... ...
% of owner households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costsCensus data footnote 141 14.5 ... ... 16.6 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,253 ... ... 1,130 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for owned dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 1,357 ... ... 1,313 ... ...
Median value of dwellings ($)Census data footnote 144 309,631 ... ... 341,556 ... ...
Average value of dwellings ($)Census data footnote 144 349,753 ... ... 443,058 ... ...
Total - Tenant households in non-farm, non-reserve private dwellings - 25% sample data 18,390 ... ... 4,452,850 ... ...
% of tenant households in subsidized housingCensus data footnote 145 25.0 ... ... 13.0 ... ...
% of tenant households spending 30% or more of its income on shelter costsCensus data footnote 141 42.9 ... ... 40.0 ... ...
Median monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 903 ... ... 910 ... ...
Average monthly shelter costs for rented dwellings ($)Census data footnote 143 925 ... ... 1,002 ... ...

Source

Source: Statistics Canada, 2016 Census of Population.

How to cite

How to cite: Statistics Canada. 2017. St. John's, CY [Census subdivision], Newfoundland and Labrador and Canada [Country] (table). Census Profile. 2016 Census. Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-X2016001. Ottawa. Released November 29, 2017.
https://www12.statcan.gc.ca/census-recensement/2016/dp-pd/prof/index.cfm?Lang=E (accessed October 25, 2020).

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