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Demographics

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Total Population

31,093

Median Household Income

85,149

Total Visible Minorities

1,435

Median Age

44.4

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 1,760 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

15,080

Employment
Rate

64.4%

Participation
Rate

66.9%

Unemployment
Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Centre Wellington, ON is growing at a rate of 0.03% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Centre Wellington, ON is declining at a rate of 0.26% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 2.5%, an average growth rate of -0.5% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Centre Wellington, ON is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Centre Wellington, ON is declining at a rate of 0.27% 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

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

921

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

154

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

33

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-25

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of August when it rains an average of 96 mm. This is 12.11% of the annual rain experienced in Centre Wellington, ON. The month of September is also rainy with an average rainfall of 93.1 mm. Following September is July, when 89.2 mm is the average rainfall.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

2,325

Number of
Home Owners

9,645

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Transportation

View the Transportation tab for information such as Time Leaving For Work, Transportation Mode and more. Data is populated from census, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.

Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

7:00AM - 7:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

4,790

Vehicle Drivers

86.70%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Centre Wellington, ON 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 20.46% of respondents, is from 6:00am to 6:59am. However, 2660 of commuters still prefer to leave from 8:00am to 8:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 11,375 respondents in Centre Wellington, ON, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 5.79% of respondents say that they prefer driving alone in a private car, truck, or van. The third most popular means of transportation is walking with 705 commuters preferring it.

Education

View the Education tab for information such as Education, Field Of Study and more. Data is populated from census, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.

Dominant Level
of Education

High School

Most Popular
Field of Study

Engineering

Most Popular
Educational Destination

Canada

Least Popular
Field of Study

Mathematics

Education

Most people in Centre Wellington, ON have have completed a high school education. With 6,735 people, it is what most people in Centre Wellington, ON completed. Coming in second, 23.54% of inhabitants say they have completed a university degree. The third largest group are people who have not completed any certificate, with 3,930 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 2,660 people practicing it in Centre Wellington, ON. Health & related fields is another popular field of expertise, as 16.53% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Business, Management & Public Administration, with 1,945 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. Centre Wellington, ON has 3,335 people or 27.63% of workers in STEM industries.

Utilities

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