Labrador City, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Labrador City, a town in Canada with a land area of 34.11 km2 and has a population density of 217.30 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 Labrador City is around 7,412 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Labrador City in 2021 census have increased 2.66% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
7,2207,412 +2.66%

Population By Genders

Of the 7,412 total population in Labrador City, the largest gender is male with around 3,850 women within the population.

3,8503,565 +7.40%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 7,220 population in Labrador City, majority of them are in the age of 40 to 44 years years old, with 9.40% of them are male and 8.10% female. While the median age of the whole population is 38.40.

0 to 4 years205 5.30%215 6.00% 4.65%420 5.70%
5 to 9 years225 5.80%225 6.30% 0.00%450 6.10%
10 to 14 years250 6.50%225 6.30% 10.00%480 6.50%
15 to 19 years235 6.10%190 5.30% 19.15%425 5.70%
20 to 24 years250 6.50%195 5.50% 22.00%445 6.00%
25 to 29 years255 6.60%230 6.50% 9.80%490 6.60%
30 to 34 years320 8.30%265 7.40% 17.19%590 8.00%
35 to 39 years290 7.50%325 9.10% 10.77%615 8.30%
40 to 44 years360 9.40%290 8.10% 19.44%655 8.80%
45 to 49 years335 8.70%310 8.70% 7.46%640 8.60%
50 to 54 years290 7.50%285 8.00% 1.72%575 7.80%
55 to 59 years230 6.00%225 6.30% 2.17%450 6.10%
60 to 64 years175 4.50%175 4.90% 0.00%350 4.70%
65 to 69 years180 4.70%180 5.00% 0.00%355 4.80%
70 to 74 years140 3.60%120 3.40% 14.29%260 3.50%
75 to 79 years65 1.70%70 2.00% 7.14%130 1.80%
80 to 84 years25 0.60%25 0.70% 0.00%50 0.70%
85 years and over10 0.30%20 0.60% 50.00%30 0.40%
85 to 89 years10 0.30%15 0.40% 33.33%25 0.30%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%5 0.10%
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 Labrador City are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years17.80%18.70%18.20%
15 to 64 years71.30%69.80%70.50%
65 years and over10.90%11.50%11.20%
Average age of the population37.60%38.00%37.80%
Median age of the population38.40%38.80%38.40%

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Population of Labrador City by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Labrador City'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 Labrador City.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)8.72%8.18%8.39%
British Isles2.91%4.02%3.52%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Labrador City, which totals 7,220, the majority, consisting of 1,550 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 person77012.55%
2 persons1,09517.85%
3 persons5809.45%
4 persons4807.80%
5 or more persons1402.30%

Income in Labrador City

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Labrador City is $64,000 (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 Labrador City is $147,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Labrador City 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 Labrador City.

Education Levels in Labrador City

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 Labrador City.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher5559001,46514.55%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate1,1751,3952,57524.75%
No certificate, diploma or degree3855309158.40%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree3,7203,0506,77066.80%

Employment in Labrador City

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 4.00% which is pretty low acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate68.64%
Unemployment rate4.00%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Labrador City working as an employee. Most of them (84.40%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Labrador City 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 Labrador City. 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 (42%) in Labrador City are working in the mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction1,36047042%
Wholesale trade105403%
Retail trade20526011%
Transportation and warehousing80603%
Information and cultural industries10101%
Finance and insurance0451%
Real estate and rental and leasing20201%
Professional, scientific and technical services40552%
Management of companies and enterprises1000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services30652%
Educational services151053%
Health care and social assistance253058%
Arts, entertainment and recreation20251%
Accommodation and food services851756%
Other services (except public administration)1001005%
Public administration40953%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Labrador City. 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 home65751353.30%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address2501053558.60%
Usual place of work2,0151,6103,62588.10%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Labrador City 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 minutes70.40%
15 to 29 minutes26.30%
30 to 44 minutes2.80%
45 to 59 minutes0.30%
60 minutes and over0.00%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Labrador City 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 Labrador City 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 Labrador City, the most used official language is English. Around 7,190 people in the area speak English.

English and French15
Neither English nor French10


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 Labrador City is Christian. Around 5,575 people in Labrador City are Christian (2,780 males and 2,780 females).