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Demographics

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Total Population

5,350

Median Household Income

49,664

Total Visible Minorities

150

Median Age

45.4

What is the Median Age of Swan River, MB?

Swan River, MB has a median age of 45 years old.

Gender

Overall, women outnumber men by 280 people. The 15 to 19 years old age cohort exhibits the largest discrepancy with a difference of 20 people between the sexes. Furthermore, majority of the population is between the ages 20 to 24 years old, comprising 6.47 per cent of the population.

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 43.91 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Swan River, 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 58.06 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 380 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the First Nations. Inuit follows with 1.08% of the total Aboriginal population in Swan River, MB.

Household Income

With a population at 4,014 people, most inhabitants at Swan River, 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. However, majority are below the 2016 median income of $49,664 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 96.82 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Swan River, MB, the median household income is $49,664 per year. The median household income in Swan River, MB is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was 2011 to 2016, where 65 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the South Asian, making up 36.67 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Filipino, making up 35 people.Following Filipino is Chinese that is 16.67 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

1,810

Employment
Rate

55.7%

Participation
Rate

58.6%

Unemployment
Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Swan River, MB is declining at a rate of 0.19% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its unemployment rates grew by 1.8%, an average growth rate of 0.36% per year from 2011 to 2016. A growing unemployment rate signals that there is a higher level of competition between job applicants so obtaining a job becomes more difficult.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Swan River, MB is growing at a rate of 0.04% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates grew by 6.7%, an average growth rate of 1.34% per year from 2011 to 2016. An increase in participation rate means that higher proportions of people residing in Swan River, MB are involved in the labour force and contributing to the community's economy.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Swan River, MB is growing at a rate of 0.15% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates grew by 5.2%, an average growth rate of 1.04% per year from 2011 to 2016. A growing employment rate reflects positive economic conditions in the community, , and implies that people looking for a job are getting matched to an employer.

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)

278

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

129

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

32

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-38

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of July when it rains an average of 95 mm. This is 22.88% of the annual rain experienced in Swan River, MB. The month of June is also rainy with an average rainfall of 85.4 mm. Following June is August, when 76.8 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Snowfall

Wrap up in layers in the month of December when snow builds up tp an average of 23.8 centimetres. This is 18.46% of the annual snowfall experienced in Swan River, MB. The month of Janurary is also snowy with an average snowfall of 22.2 cm. Following Janurary is November, when 22.0 cm is the average snowfall.

Average Temperature

It is coldest in Swan River, MB in January when temperature drops to -22.2 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 24.3 °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 13.4 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Swan River, MB in the month of November.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

710

Number of
Home Owners

1,115

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

2 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

38.74 per cent, which is majority of homes in Swan River, MB, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 405 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 315 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

32.59%, which is majority of homes in Swan River, MB, have two bedrooms. Homes with three bedrooms are also very popular, with 510 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are 4 or more bedrooms representing 26.46 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

8:00AM - 8:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

1,305

Vehicle Drivers

80.85%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Swan River, MB leave their homes from 8:00am to 8:59am, saying that it's enough time to get to work. The second most popular time to head to work, with 26.67% of respondents, is from 7:00am to 7:59am. However, 285 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 1,330 respondents in Swan River, MB, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 10.94% 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 105 commuters preferring it.

Education

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Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Health

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Mathematics

Education

Most people in Swan River, MB have have completed a high school education. With 935 people, it is what most people in Swan River, MB completed. Coming in second, 35.11% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed a university degree, with 325 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Health & related fields with 320 people practicing it in Swan River, MB. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 20.85% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Engineering & related fields, with 230 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. Swan River, MB has 285 people or 22.01% of workers in STEM industries.

Location Of Study

Majority of the population, which is around 91.37% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is the Philippines, making up 30 people. At 1.96 per cent, those who received their education from India is the third largest group.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Agriculture

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Public Admin

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

100-199 Employees