LaScie, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of LaScie. It is a town in Canada that encompasses a land area of 29.16 km2. The town has a population density of 28.10 people per km2.

We highlight the LaScie town's various population characteristics. From gender, age distribution, ethnicity, household and dwelling, and income to spoken languages, occupation, and religion.

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Population Characteristics

According to the latest census, LaScie has a population of around 820 people. The town's population is in decreased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has decreased by -5.96%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
872820 --5.96%

Population By Genders

The male population of LaScie is around 410 while the female population is around 410.

Of the 820 total population in LaScie, the largest gender is female with around 410 women within the population.

410410 -0.00%

Population by Age Characteristics

LaScie has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 55 to 59 years old, accounting for 10.40% of the total population. The town median age is 52.00.

55 to 59 years50 12.20%40 9.80% 20.00%85 10.40%
50 to 54 years35 8.50%40 9.80% 12.50%75 9.10%
60 to 64 years40 9.80%35 8.50% 12.50%70 8.50%
65 to 69 years30 7.30%35 8.50% 14.29%65 7.90%
70 to 74 years35 8.50%30 7.30% 14.29%65 7.90%
Median age of the population51 51.20%53 52.80% 1.89%52 52.00%
10 to 14 years30 7.30%20 4.90% 33.33%50 6.10%
45 to 49 years25 6.10%25 6.10% 0.00%50 6.10%
Average age of the population46 46.40%49 48.90% 4.09%48 47.60%
35 to 39 years25 6.10%20 4.90% 20.00%45 5.50%
40 to 44 years20 4.90%25 6.10% 20.00%45 5.50%
75 to 79 years15 3.70%25 6.10% 40.00%45 5.50%
30 to 34 years20 4.90%20 4.90% 0.00%40 4.90%
15 to 19 years25 6.10%10 2.40% 60.00%35 4.30%
20 to 24 years15 3.70%15 3.70% 0.00%30 3.70%
25 to 29 years15 3.70%10 2.40% 33.33%30 3.70%
0 to 4 years15 3.70%15 3.70% 0.00%25 3.00%
5 to 9 years10 2.40%15 3.70% 33.33%25 3.00%
80 to 84 years10 2.40%15 3.70% 33.33%25 3.00%

Broader Age Groups

If the town's population is divided into broader age groups, most of the population falls into the 15 to 64 years age group. The group accounts for 62.20% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 0 to 14 years, account for 25.60% and 12.80%, respectively.

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


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Population of LaScie by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of LaScie is quite diverse, which contributes to the town's vibrant cultural landscape. LaScie is inclusive and accepts various ethnic groups with open arms. Furthermore, the province appreciates the unique contributions that each ethnicity brings.

The top 5 ethnicities and origins in the province are Canadian, which accounts for 56.10% of the total population, followed by English (20.73%), Newfoundlander (8.54%), Caucasian (White) (4.27%), and First Nations (North American Indian) (3.66%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include French, Irish, Qalipu Mi'kmaq, European, and Mi'kmaq.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)4.60%3.90%4.27%
First Nations (North American Indian)4.60%3.90%3.66%
Qalipu Mi'kmaq2.30%2.60%1.83%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 330 of LaScie's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 2 persons household.

Household Size

About 21.90% of the population lives in 2 persons households. 1 person households ranked second, accounting for 11.65% of the population. 3 persons, 4 persons, and 5 or more persons households account for 8.20%, 6.15%, and 1.35%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
2 persons16021.90%
1 person8511.65%
3 persons608.20%
4 persons456.15%
5 or more persons101.35%

Income in LaScie

Analyzing income distribution in LaScie can help us better understand its socioeconomic dynamics.

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within LaScie is $32,400.

A region's per capita data sheds light on the average income earned per person living in it. Since per capita income is calculated by dividing the region's total income by its population, it quantifies the population's economic situation on an individual basis.

Such data offers insights into the town's economic performance, spread of income across individuals, quality of life, as well as disparities within its borders.

Most of LaScie population or around 795 people falls in the $10,000 to $29,999 group. The next largest groups are the $30,000 to $49,999, and $50,000 to $79,999 with around 510 and 245 people, respectively.

Household Income

The LaScie's median household income is $70,500, according to 2020 data.

The data provides important insights into the town's economic landscape as well as the living standards of its population.

Analyzing such data enables researchers, policymakers, and businesses to gain a more comprehensive understanding of the town's income distribution, disparities, and trends.

Education Levels in LaScie

This data sheds light on the distribution of LaScie residents across educational milestones.

Such information is crucial in shaping the province’s policies on education, workforce development strategies, and initiatives that aim to improve access to quality education and promote lifelong learning opportunities.

37.15% or most of the LaScie population has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. 34.05% of the population has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate, 29.40% has a No certificate, diploma or degree, and 6.75% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree22517540537.15%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate16521037534.05%
No certificate, diploma or degree19016035029.40%
Bachelor's degree or higher3040756.75%

Employment in LaScie

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in LaScie. It encompasses a wide range of sectors, industries, as well as job categories.

The data shows that the unemployment rate in Newfoundland and Labrador is at 8.63% which is very high.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate50.36%
Unemployment rate8.63%

Working as an Employee

The table shows the data on the total number of individuals in the town who work as an employee. The majority of LaScie's population (around 49.40%) are working temporary position as an employee.


In the town, there are 15 men and 0 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 20.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

The LaScie industry employment sector census data offers insights into the region's economic landscape. The distribution of employment in LaScie is categorized and quantified, which reveals the region's economic composition.

LaScie has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (41%) works in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector. The Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction sector comes second at 12%, followed by Educational services at 7%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting1056041%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction451012%
Educational services10207%
Retail trade0256%
Health care and social assistance0156%
Public administration2006%
Transportation and warehousing0103%
Wholesale trade000%
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 services000%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services000%
Other services (except public administration)000%

Places of Work

The data offers insights into the commuting patterns as well as workplace distribution in the town. It provides a snapshot of workplaces, showing their geographic distribution and the flow of workers across different areas.

Only using 25% sample data.
Work LocationMenWomenTotalPercentage
Usual place of work809517550.70%
No fixed workplace address854513539.10%
Worked at home25104011.60%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%


The data sheds light on how LaScie residents travel to school or work. It highlights the frequency of different modes of transportation like walking, cycling, carpooling, and public transit.

The data is pivotal in the making of transportation policies as well as the development of transit systems. Ultimately commuting data contributes to improving the quality of life of LaScie residents and sustainable urban planning.

Commuting Duration

This data reveals the average time that the residents of LaScie spend traveling to their workplaces. It also sheds light on the efficiency of the town's public transit systems, and road networks, as well as the accessibility of the town.

Only using 25% sample data.
Less than 15 minutes66.10%
15 to 29 minutes12.90%
60 minutes and over11.30%
30 to 44 minutes6.50%
45 to 59 minutes3.20%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in LaScieshed light on its societal dynamics. It captures the diverse types of marital statuses of the population.

Long-term commitments, such as common-law partnerships, civil unions, and marriages, reflect the town's social fabric. We can gain insights into LaScie's changing preferences and norms by examining the trends in marital status.

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

Language Spoken

The data below highlights town's linguistic diversity, showing elegances of solo language as well as bilingual harmonies. Other than language, it also shows the cultural landscape in Canada.

English is the most spoken official language in LaScie. About 820 people living in the province speak English, 0 people speak French, 0 people speak English and French language, and 0 people speak Neither English nor French language.

English and French0
Neither English nor French0


LaScie is predominantly Christian. About 760 of its population is Christian (390 males and 390 females).

The second largest religion in the province is Buddhist with 0.0% of the population adhering to the religion. There are also Hindu and Jewish, both represent 0.0% and 0.0% of the population, while Muslim represent 0.0% of the population.