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Demographics

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Total Population

4,404

Median Household Income

59,776

Total Visible Minorities

60

Median Age

61.6

Marital Status

Majority of the population are married, making up 58.89 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON 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 First Nations, making up 57.58 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 70 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the Metis.

Household Income

With a population at 3,999 people, most inhabitants at Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON 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 $59,776 per year.

Knowledge Of Official Language

Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 95.51 per cent of the population.

Median Household Income

In Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON, the median household income is $59,776 per year. The median household income in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON is lower than the national household median income in 2015.

Period Of Immigration

The largest influx of immigrants to Canada was pre-1981, where 320 people surveyed called Canada their new home.

Visible Minority

The largest visible minority population are that of the Black, making up 41.67 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the South Asian, making up 15 people.Following South Asian is Arab that is 16.67 per cent of the visible minority population.

Labour Force

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Total Labour
Force

1,620

Employment
Rate

46.8%

Participation
Rate

49.3%

Unemployment
Rate

5.0%

Unemployment Rate

Overall, the unemployment rate in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON is growing at a rate of 0.13% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.

Participation Rate

Overall, the participation rate in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON is declining at a rate of 0.49% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 0.5%, an average growth rate of -0.1% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON is lower than in the past.

Employment Rate

Overall, the employment rate in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON is declining at a rate of 0.55% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its employment rates grew by 1.4%, an average growth rate of 0.28% 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

Quality of Life

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Average Yearly
Rainfall(mm)

1,024

Average Yearly
Snowfall(cm)

405

Highest Temperature
(Celsius)

28

Lowest Temperature
(Celsius)

-22

Average Rainfall

Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of September when it rains an average of 103 mm. This is 13.73% of the annual rain experienced in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON. The month of October is also rainy with an average rainfall of 97.2 mm. Following October is May, when 83.0 mm is the average rainfall.

Average Sunshine

Sunscreens are most handy in the month of July when the sun shines an average of 300 hours. This is 15.21% of the annual sunshine experienced in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON. The month of June is also sunny with an average sunshine of 265 hours. Following June is August, when 259.5 hours is the average number of sun hours.

Real Estate

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Number of
Renters

145

Number of
Home Owners

1,790

Most Popular
Dwelling Size

3 Bedrooms

Least Popular
Dwelling Size

1 Bedroom or Less

Construction Period

26.17 per cent, which is majority of homes in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 415 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 410 of homes were built too.

Dwellings By Bedroom

48.32%, which is majority of homes in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON, have three bedrooms. Homes with two bedrooms are also very popular, with 565 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are 4 or more bedrooms representing 18.35 per cent of dwellings.

Transportation

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Most Used
Transportation

Vehicle Driver

Busiest Time
On Roads

7:00AM - 7:59AM

Residents Who
Work Locally

605

Vehicle Drivers

86.72%

Time Leaving For Work

Majority of commuters in Northern Bruce Peninsula, 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 26.56% of respondents, is from 8:00am to 8:59am. However, 140 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.

Transportation Mode

Majority of commuters, around 1,045 respondents in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 7.05% 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 50 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

Mathematics

Education

Most people in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON have have completed a high school education. With 965 people, it is what most people in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON completed. Coming in second, 22.67% of inhabitants say they have completed a university degree. The third largest group are people who have not completed any certificate, with 520 people responding.

Field Of Study

Most are in Engineering & related fields with 410 people practicing it in Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 16.3% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 310 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. Northern Bruce Peninsula, ON has 535 people or 26.42% of workers in STEM industries.

Utilities

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Companies

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Largest Industry
by Business Count

Real Estate

Smallest Industry
by Business Count

Mining & Oil

Most Popular
Business Size

1-4 Employees

Least Popular
Business Size

200-499 Employees