Badger, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Badger, a town in Canada with a land area of 1.89 km2 and has a population density of 361.60 people per km2.

The data includes average age, age distribution, marital status, individual and household income, spoken languages, employment and unemployment rates, occupations, religion, and various other characteristics.

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Population Characteristics

Based on the latest census, it is estimated the total population in Badger is around 682 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Badger in 2021 census have decreased -3.13% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
704682 --3.13%

Population By Genders

Of the 682 total population in Badger, the largest gender is female with around 360 women within the population.

325360 -9.72%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 704 population in Badger, majority of them are in the age of 65 to 69 years years old, with 13.80% of them are male and 9.70% female. While the median age of the whole population is 56.00.

0 to 4 years10 3.10%10 2.80% 0.00%20 2.90%
5 to 9 years5 1.50%15 4.20% 66.67%15 2.20%
10 to 14 years15 4.60%20 5.60% 25.00%30 4.40%
15 to 19 years20 6.20%10 2.80% 50.00%35 5.10%
20 to 24 years10 3.10%25 6.90% 60.00%35 5.10%
25 to 29 years10 3.10%5 1.40% 50.00%15 2.20%
30 to 34 years10 3.10%10 2.80% 0.00%20 2.90%
35 to 39 years10 3.10%10 2.80% 0.00%15 2.20%
40 to 44 years15 4.60%15 4.20% 0.00%30 4.40%
45 to 49 years15 4.60%30 8.30% 50.00%45 6.60%
50 to 54 years35 10.80%35 9.70% 0.00%65 9.60%
55 to 59 years30 9.20%20 5.60% 33.33%55 8.10%
60 to 64 years35 10.80%40 11.10% 12.50%70 10.30%
65 to 69 years45 13.80%35 9.70% 22.22%80 11.80%
70 to 74 years30 9.20%35 9.70% 14.29%65 9.60%
75 to 79 years10 3.10%25 6.90% 60.00%35 5.10%
80 to 84 years10 3.10%10 2.80% 0.00%25 3.70%
85 years and over5 1.50%15 4.20% 66.67%15 2.20%
85 to 89 years5 1.50%10 2.80% 50.00%15 2.20%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%5 1.40% 100.00%5 0.70%
95 to 99 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
100 years and over0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%

Broader Age Groups

If we look at the population data from the broader age groups, we can see that most people in Badger are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years7.70%12.50%9.60%
15 to 64 years58.50%56.90%58.10%
65 years and over32.30%31.90%33.10%
Average age of the population51.70%50.30%51.00%
Median age of the population57.20%54.80%56.00%

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Population of Badger by Ethnicity and Origin

In Badger, the population data reflects a diverse range of ethnicities, contributing to the vibrant cultural landscape. Badger embraces various ethnic groups, each adding to its dynamic societal fabric.

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Badger's dedication to inclusivity and the appreciation of distinct contributions that each ethnicity brings to the shared narrative of the area.

Here are the top 10 ethnicities in Badger.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)10.00%9.72%9.09%
Qalipu Mi'kmaq3.33%5.56%4.55%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Badger, which totals 704, the majority, consisting of 300 people live in a single-detached house. Additionally, the majority of them are living in households with a size of 2 persons.

Household Size

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
1 person7511.90%
2 persons14523.00%
3 persons457.15%
4 persons304.75%
5 or more persons50.80%

Income in Badger

The population data in a region can offer valuable insights when analyzed in relation to income levels. By examining the income distribution within Badger, we can gain a deeper understanding of the socioeconomic dynamics at play.

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Badger is $31,400 (according to the 2020 data).

Per capita income data in a region provides a comprehensive snapshot of the average income earned by each individual residing within that area. By dividing the total income generated in the region by its population, per capita income quantifies the economic well-being of the population on an individual basis.

This data not only reflects the region's overall economic performance but also offers insights into income distribution, quality of life, and potential disparities.

Household Income

The median household income in Badger is $64,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Badger provides crucial insights into the economic landscape and living standards of its residents. By analyzing this data, policymakers, researchers, and businesses in Canada gain a comprehensive understanding of income distribution, socioeconomic disparities, and trends within Badger.

Education Levels in Badger

This data captures the distribution of individuals across various educational milestones, such as high school diplomas, college degrees, and beyond.

This information is pivotal in shaping educational policies, workforce development strategies, and initiatives aimed at enhancing access to quality education and promoting lifelong learning opportunities within Badger.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher050556.65%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate9012020523.25%
No certificate, diploma or degree9014523525.10%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree23020044051.70%

Employment in Badger

This comprehensive dataset offers a detailed snapshot of Badger's employment trends, encompassing various sectors, industries, and job categories.

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 8.06% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate37.10%
Unemployment rate8.06%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Badger working as an employee. Most of them (57.90%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Badger working self-employed.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

The industry employment sectors census data provides valuable insights into the diverse economic landscape of a specific region in Badger. By categorizing and quantifying the distribution of employment across various sectors such as manufacturing, healthcare, technology, education, and more, this data illuminates the region's economic composition.

As we can see from the table below, most of the people (18%) in Badger are working in the health care and social assistance sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction2007%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade202014%
Transportation and warehousing000%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services005%
Educational services0104%
Health care and social assistance04518%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services10107%
Other services (except public administration)1005%
Public administration202016%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Badger. This data offers a comprehensive view of where individuals are employed, shedding light on the geographic distribution of workplaces and the flow of workers across various areas.

Only using 25% sample data.
Work LocationMenWomenTotalPercentage
Worked at home010104.30%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address30154519.60%
Usual place of work858517576.10%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Badger travel to work or school, highlighting the prevalence of various modes of transportation such as carpooling, public transit, cycling, and walking.

This data aids in the formulation of targeted transportation policies and the development of efficient transit systems, ultimately contributing to sustainable urban planning and enhancing the overall quality of life for residents in the region.

Commuting Duration

The commuting duration captures the average time individuals spend traveling to their workplaces, shedding light on the efficiency of public transit systems, road networks, and the overall accessibility of the region.

Only using 25% sample data.
Less than 15 minutes25.00%
15 to 29 minutes34.10%
30 to 44 minutes27.30%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over11.40%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Badger offers a multifaceted lens onto societal dynamics. This intricate data repository encapsulates the diverse array of marital bonds within the locale.

Long-term commitments, such as marriages, civil unions, and common-law partnerships, coalesce into a mosaic that mirrors the region's social fabric. By examining trends in marital status, we can discern evolving norms and preferences around Badger area, gauging the ebb and flow between tradition and modernity.

Married or living common-law
Married or living common-law

Language Spoken

This gathered data offers a panoramic view of linguistic diversity, showcasing bilingual harmonies and solo language elegances. Beyond mere language, this data narrates the symphony of Canada's cultural landscape.

In Badger, the most used official language is English. Around 680 people in the area speak English.

English and French0
Neither English nor French0


This gathered data offers a panoramic view of linguistic diversity, showcasing bilingual harmonies and solo language elegances. Beyond mere language, this data narrates the symphony of Canada's cultural landscape.

The most common religion in Badger is Christian. Around 600 people in Badger are Christian (275 males and 275 females).