Table

zone
Community
Bouctouche, Richibucto, Saint-Antoine Area
zone
Zone 1
Moncton and South-East Area
zone
Province
New Brunswick
Population Demographics
Land area km² | 2016
4,553
10,027
71,389
Population density Persons per km² | 2016
7
23
11
Population Number | 2020
31,658
226,082
781,476
0-4 Number | 2020
1,348
10,013
33,582
5-9 Number | 2020
1,327
11,321
38,199
10-14 Number | 2020
1,411
11,689
40,354
15-19 Number | 2020
1,474
11,501
40,662
20-24 Number | 2020
1,451
12,468
43,490
25-29 Number | 2020
1,370
13,119
43,981
30-34 Number | 2020
1,433
14,266
44,703
35-39 Number | 2020
1,619
15,133
46,655
40-44 Number | 2020
1,746
15,037
48,179
45-49 Number | 2020
1,986
15,507
51,551
50-54 Number | 2020
2,369
15,226
54,044
55-59 Number | 2020
2,771
17,253
63,300
60-64 Number | 2020
2,963
16,344
61,514
65-69 Number | 2020
2,767
15,149
55,477
70-74 Number | 2020
2,295
12,948
46,962
75-79 Number | 2020
1,520
8,415
30,462
80-84 Number | 2020
963
5,295
19,475
85 and over Number | 2020
845
5,398
18,886
Population change from 2016 to 2020 % | 2016 to 2020
4
7
4
Indigenous % | 2016
13.2
4.0
4.0
Immigrant % | 2016
3.4
5.0
4.6
Recent immigrant from 2011 to 2016 % | 2016
0.3
1.6
1.3
Visible minority % | 2016
1.0
3.9
3.4
Median age of population Years | 2016
50
44
46
Birth rate Rate per 1,000 population | 2014 to 2018
8
9
8
Death rate Rate per 1,000 population | 2014 to 2018
9
8
9
Household
Married or living common-law % | 2016
62
60
60
Couples with children % | 2016
37
43
43
Single parent families % | 2016
16
15
16
Average household size Number | 2016
2.3
2.3
2.3
Person living alone % | 2016
26
28
28
Private household with 5 or more people % | 2016
5
5
5
Dependents
Dependency ratio Rate per 100 people in the working age population | 2019
n/a
67
70
Dependent under 20 years % | 2019
n/a
20
20
Dependent 65 years and over % | 2019
n/a
20
21
Language
Language most spoken at home - English % | 2016
30.5
60.9
68.9
Language most spoken at home - French % | 2016
65.2
34.8
27.9
Language most spoken at home - English and French % | 2016
1.6
1.5
0.9
Language most spoken at home - indigenous languages % | 2016
2.0
0.3
0.1
Language most spoken at home - other languages % | 2016
0.3
1.8
1.6
Language most spoken at work - English % | 2016
38.1
69.8
73.7
Language most spoken at work - French % | 2016
51.6
22.9
21.6
Language most spoken at work - English and French % | 2016
8.9
6.8
4.4
Knowledge of official language - English only % | 2016
22
45
57
Knowledge of official language - French only % | 2016
8
4
8
Knowledge of official language - French and English % | 2016
70
51
34
Youth bilingualism - English and French % | 2016
76
63
48
Language chosen when accessing services - English % | 2020
52.5
67.7
70.3
Always receive health care services in the official language of their choice - English % | 2020
93.4
93.5
95.7
Language chosen when accessing services - French % | 2020
33.8
23.1
24.2
Always receive health care services in the official language of their choice - French % | 2020
72.0
65.7
69.9
Persons with a disability
Children diagnosed with special education needs % | 2019-2020
12.3
n/a
n/a
Autism/Asperger's syndrome % | 2019-2020
1.0
n/a
n/a
Behavioural disorder % | 2019-2020
0.3
n/a
n/a
Blind or low vision % | 2019-2020
1.0
n/a
n/a
Deaf or hard-of-hearing % | 2019-2020
0.7
n/a
n/a
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD) % | 2019-2020
4.5
n/a
n/a
Intellectual disability % | 2019-2020
1.3
n/a
n/a
Language/speech impairment % | 2019-2020
4.1
n/a
n/a
Learning disability % | 2019-2020
2.0
n/a
n/a
Physical disability % | 2019-2020
0.8
n/a
n/a
Mental illness (depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder) % | 2019-2020
0.5
n/a
n/a
Gifted % | 2019-2020
1.0
n/a
n/a
Other % | 2019-2020
3.4
n/a
n/a
Youth diagnosed with special education needs % | 2021-2022
33.5
34.8
34.8
Autism/Asperger's syndrome % | 2021-2022
2.6
2.5
3.0
Behavioural disorder % | 2021-2022
1.8
1.8
1.9
Blind or low vision % | 2021-2022
3.6
4.1
3.9
Deaf or hard-of-hearing % | 2021-2022
1.5
1.5
1.4
Attention deficit hyperactivity disorder (ADHD) or attention deficit disorder (ADD) % | 2021-2022
10.4
12.9
12.6
Intellectual disability % | 2021-2022
S
0.6
0.5
Language/speech impairment % | 2021-2022
2.8
2.1
2.0
Learning disability % | 2021-2022
6.9
6.7
5.9
Physical disability % | 2021-2022
1.0
1.2
1.3
Mental illness (depression, anxiety, bipolar disorder) % | 2021-2022
17.3
17.5
18.0
Gifted % | 2021-2022
1.5
3.0
2.8
Other % | 2021-2022
3.1
2.9
2.8
Adults and seniors - with a disability % | 2020
24.2
23.7
25.1
Adults % | 2020
20.9
20.8
20.8
Seniors % | 2020
31.6
32.5
35.6
Type of disability for adults and seniors
Seeing disability % | 2020
17.5
17.7
19.3
Hearing disability % | 2020
16.7
19.7
18.4
Mobility disability % | 2020
49.1
51.2
56.5
Flexibility disability % | 2020
46.7
44.8
54.1
Dexterity disability % | 2020
18.3
19.3
24.5
Pain-related disability % | 2020
66.7
67.2
72.4
Learning disability % | 2020
17.4
18.6
18.0
Mental health-related disability % | 2020
31.7
36.4
30.4
Memory disability % | 2020
25.4
26.7
25.9
Sexual Orientation
Youth - sexual minority % | 2021-2022
19.9
23.2
22.6
n/a = Not applicable / not available
S = Data was suppressed due to low respondent counts

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