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View the Demographics tab for information such as Median Age, Age and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Median Household Income54,601
Total Visible Minorities330
What is the Median Age of Nipawin, SK?
Nipawin, SK has a median age of 42 years old.
The largest population of Nipawin, SK is the age group between 5 and 9 years old, and the least populated age group is between 80 and 84 years old. 58.59% of the population are in the working age group between 15 to 64 years old, while 33.64% make up the younger population which will be a part of labour force in less than 2 decades.
Majority of the population are married, making up 50.28 per cent of the population. Having a predominantly married population is highy beneficial to Nipawin, SK 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.
The largest aboriginal population are that of the First Nations, making up 67.72 per cent of the total aboriginal population. At 195 people, the second largest Aboriginal population is the Metis. Inuit follows with 1.57% of the total Aboriginal population in Nipawin, SK.
With a population at 4,401 people, most inhabitants at Nipawin, SK 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 $54,601 per year.
Knowledge Of Official Language
Majority of the population speaks English only, making up 97.32 per cent of the population.
Median Household Income
In Nipawin, SK, the median household income is $54,601 per year. The median household income in Nipawin, SK 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 150 people surveyed called Canada their new home.
The largest visible minority population are that of the Filipino, making up 71.21 per cent of the total visible minority population. The second largest group are the Black, making up 45 people.Following Black is Arab that is 3.03 per cent of the visible minority population.
View the Labour Force tab for information such as Unemployment Rate, Participation Rate and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Overall, the unemployment rate in Nipawin, SK is growing at a rate of 0.18% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016.
Overall, the participation rate in Nipawin, SK is growing at a rate of 0.11% per year over the past 15 years from 2001 to 2016. In the last two census, its participation rates declined by 2.9%, an average growth rate of -0.58% per year from 2011 to 2016. A decrease in participation rate means the proportion of the working population in Nipawin, SK is lower than in the past.
Overall, the employment rate in Nipawin, SK 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 1.9%, an average decline rate of 0.38% 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.
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Quality of Life
View the Quality of Life tab for information such as Average Rainfall, Average Snowfall and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Umbrellas and raincoats are most handy in the month of July when it rains an average of 82 mm. This is 25.31% of the annual rain experienced in Nipawin, SK. The month of June is also rainy with an average rainfall of 74.3 mm. Following June is August, when 57.2 mm is the average rainfall.
Wrap up in layers in the month of December when snow builds up tp an average of 24.7 centimetres. This is 18.38% of the annual snowfall experienced in Nipawin, SK. The month of Janurary is also snowy with an average snowfall of 22.3 cm. Following Janurary is November, when 19.3 cm is the average snowfall.
Sunscreens are most handy in the month of July when the sun shines an average of 307 hours. This is 13.59% of the annual sunshine experienced in Nipawin, SK. The month of August is also sunny with an average sunshine of 286 hours. Following August is June, when 273.9 hours is the average number of sun hours.
It is coldest in Nipawin, SK in January when temperature drops to -24.2 °C and warmest in the month of July when it hits 23.9 °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 14.3 °C in the same month in 2016. Temperatures are most stable in Nipawin, SK in the month of November.
View the Real Estate tab for information such as Construction Period, Dwellings By Bedroom and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
42.56 per cent, which is majority of homes in Nipawin, SK, were constructed between 1961 to 1980. Building and home construction was also brisk before 1960, where 625 homes were built. In between 1981 to 1990, 250 of homes were built too.
Dwellings By Bedroom
31.59%, which is majority of homes in Nipawin, SK, have 4 or more bedrooms. Homes with three bedrooms are also very popular, with 555 homes built with this number of bedrooms. The third largest category of homes according to number of bedrooms are two bedrooms representing 26.37 per cent of dwellings.
View the Transportation tab for information such as Time Leaving For Work, Transportation Mode and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Time Leaving For Work
Majority of commuters in Nipawin, SK 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 27.57% of respondents, is from 8:00am to 8:59am. However, 265 of commuters still prefer to leave from 6:00am to 6:59am.
Majority of commuters, around 1,425 respondents in Nipawin, SK, are carpooling in a private car, truck, or van to go to work. Moreover, 6.74% 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 100 commuters preferring it.
View the Education tab for information such as Education, Field Of Study and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
Field of Study
Field of Study
Most people in Nipawin, SK have have completed a high school education. With 925 people, it is what most people in Nipawin, SK completed. Coming in second, 31.23% of inhabitants say they have not completed any certificate. The third largest group are people who have completed a university degree, with 410 people responding.
Field Of Study
Most are in Engineering & related fields with 365 people practicing it in Nipawin, SK. Business, Management & Public Administration is another popular field of expertise, as 22.26% of inhabitants are involved in it. The third group are those who are in Health & related fields, with 260 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. Nipawin, SK has 390 people or 25.16% of workers in STEM industries.
Location Of Study
Majority of the population, which is around 89.03% of residents received their schooling from Canada. Another country where most residents received their schooling is the Philippines, making up 110 people. At 2.58 per cent, those who received their education from another country not listed here is the third largest group.
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View the Companies tab for information such as Business Size and more. Data is populated from census, state, provincial and municipal sources, along with third-party projections.
by Business Count
by Business Count
The industry that dominates Nipawin, SK is 1 to 4 employees comprising of 149 businesses or 55.6% of the community's business establishments. Coming second is the 5 to 9 employees industry that makes up 21.64% of the business community.The third largest is the 10 to 19 employees industry, which includes 33 businesses. Meanwhile, 5.6 per cent of businesses are considered to be small business, providing jobs to 1 to 99 employees. Then 2.24 per cent make up the medium-sized businesses that employs 100 to 499 people.