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Demographics

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Total Population

5,865

Median Household Income

N/A

Total Visible Minorities

125

Median Age

N/A

Age

The largest population of Flin Flon, MB is the age group between 55 and 59 years old, and the least populated age group is between 80 and 84 years old. 67.63% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 25.07% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.

Gender

Overall, there is no significant difference between the numbers of men and women. The 60 to 64 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 45 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 55 to 59 years old, comprising 10.61 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 45.51 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Flin Flon, MB as married couples usually bring in larger incomes, higher net worth and gains on average. They also help boost the community's liveliness and labour force, as they are most likely to bear children and create the best economic conditions for them. Furthermore, this group also spends more compared to most of their counterparts.

Aboriginal Identification

The largest aboriginal population are that of the Metis, making up 55.0 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 450 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations.

Household Income

With a population at 5,865 people, most inhabitants at Flin Flon, MB are above the low income cut-off, or the income a person must earn to be considered to be part of the low income group. Majority are also above the 2,016 national median income of $70,336 per year.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Filipino, making up 40.0 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Black, making up 20 people.Following Black is South Asian that is 12.0 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

2,785

Employment
Rate

62.3%

Participation
Rate

66.9%

Unemployment
Rate

6.8%

Labour Force Industry

The industry that hires the most from Flin Flon, MB's workforce is Mining, Quarrying, and Oil and Gas Extraction hiring 615 people or 21.96% of the community's workforce. This sector comprises establishments primarily engaged in: extracting naturally occurring minerals. These can be solids, such as coal and ores; liquids, such as crude petroleum; and gases, such as natural gas. The term mining is used in the broad sense to include quarrying, well operations, milling (for example, crushing, screening, washing, or flotation) and other preparation customarily done at the mine site, or as a part of mining activity. Establishments engaged in exploration for minerals, development of mineral properties and mining operations are included in this sector. Establishments performing similar activities, on a contract or fee basis, are also included. The second largest is the Retail Trade industry that hired 14.46% of locals. The third largest is the Health Care and Social Assistance industry, whose 380 employees are from Flin Flon, MB.

Labour Force Occupation

Most of Flin Flon, MB's workforce is working in Sales and service with 665 people or 23.88% of the community's workforce. This category contains retail and wholesale sales occupations and customer and personal service occupations related to a wide range of industries, such as accommodation and food services, travel, tourism and cleaning services. Sales and service occupations can be linked, for the most part, to formal post-secondary or occupation-specific training programs. Others are characterized by periods of formal on-the-job training. Apprenticeship training is available for some specialized service occupations. Progression from sales and service occupations to positions of increased responsibility, or supervision, usually requires occupational experience and may require completion of related training programs. The second largest is those in Trades, transport and equipment operators, comprising 20.83% of locals. The third largest group are those in Natural resources, agriculture and related production, whose 330 employees are from Flin Flon, MB.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Flin Flon, MB is declining at a rate of 0.03% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 0.3%, an average growth rate of -0.06% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Flin Flon, MB is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Flin Flon, MB is growing at a rate of 0.01% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates declined by 1.2%, an average decline rate of 0.24% per year from 2011 to 2016. Further decrease in employment rates signals a negative economic condition in the community with job seekers not finding employment.

Taxation

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Federal General
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Small
Business Corporate

9

Federal M&P
Corporate Tax

15

Federal Investment
Corporate Tax

15

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

345

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

116

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

24

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-23

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of July when it rains an average of 77 mm. This is 22.61% of the annual rain experienced in Flin Flon, MB. The month of June is also rainy with an average rainfall of 69.3 mm. Following June is September, when 64.2 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of December when snow builds up tp an average of 22.9 centimetres. This is 19.83% of the annual snowfall experienced in Flin Flon, MB. The month of November is also snowy with an average snowfall of 20.6 cm. Following November is Janurary, when 17.5 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Flin Flon, MB in January when temperature drops to -22.9 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 24.1 °C. It will be a good idea to always check temperatures and the weather around May when temperatures are more fickle that it changed by 11.2 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Flin Flon, MB in the month of November.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

590

Number of
Home Owners

1,735

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

57.55 per cent, which is majority of homes in Flin Flon, MB, were constructed before 1960. Building and home construction was also brisk between 1961 to 1980, where 640 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 165 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

36.92%, which is majority of homes in Flin Flon, MB, have three bedrooms. Homes with two bedrooms are also very popular, with 775 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are 4 or more bedrooms representing 19.68 per cent of dwellings.

Home Ownership

74.62% of people in Flin Flon, MB are home owners while the remaining are renters.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

7:00AM - 7:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

1,865

Vehicle Drivers

75.00%

Commuting Destination

Most people, around 81.09% in Flin Flon, MB commute within the community. Another relatively large group of commuters 335 people, commute outside of the province to get to work. The third largest group commutes within the region represents 3.48 per cent of all commuters.

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Flin Flon, MB leave their homes from 7:00am to 7:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 20.19% of respondents, is from 8:00am to 8:59am. However, 485 of commuters still prefer to leave from 12:00am to 4:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 1,860 respondents in Flin Flon, MB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 12.3% of respondents say that they prefer walking. The third most popular means of transportation is driving alone in a private car, truck, or van with 180 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Engineering

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Agriculture

Education

Most people in Flin Flon, MB have have completed a high school education. With 925 people, it is what most people in Flin Flon, MB completed. Coming in second, 25.0% of inhabitants say they have completed college education. The third largest group are people who have not completed any certificate, with 435 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 650 people practicing it in Flin Flon, MB. Health & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 19.79% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Business, Management & Public Administration, with 340 people responding that it is their line of work. STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math) is expected to be a growing industry, however, Department of Finance confirms that Canada is lagging behind other Organisation for Economic Co-operation and Development (OECD) countries in terms of STEM graduates. Flin Flon, MB has 705 people or 37.2% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 94.46% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is United States, making up 35 people. At 1.51 per cent, those who received their education from another country not listed here is the third largest group.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Real Estate

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Information

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

500-999 Employees

Business Size

The industry that dominates Flin Flon, MB is 1 to 4 employees comprising of 78 businesses or 42.62% of the community's business establishments. Coming second is the 10 to 19 employees industry that makes up 20.22% of the business community.The third largest is the 5 to 9 employees industry, which includes 34 businesses. Meanwhile, 8.2 per cent of businesses are considered to be small business, providing jobs to 1 to 99 employees. Then 7.1 per cent make up the medium-sized businesses that employs 100 to 499 people. 8 large companies, those employing more than 500 people, are situated in Flin Flon, MB.