Musgrave Harbour, Newfoundland and Labrador Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Musgrave Harbour, a town in Canada with a land area of 67.30 km2 and has a population density of 14.10 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 Musgrave Harbour is around 946 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Musgrave Harbour in 2021 census have decreased -4.44% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
990946 --4.44%

Population By Genders

Of the 946 total population in Musgrave Harbour, the largest gender is female with around 475 women within the population.

470475 -1.05%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 990 population in Musgrave Harbour, majority of them are in the age of 55 to 59 years years old, with 9.60% of them are male and 10.50% female. While the median age of the whole population is 54.00.

0 to 4 years10 2.10%5 1.10% 50.00%15 1.60%
5 to 9 years10 2.10%15 3.20% 33.33%25 2.60%
10 to 14 years25 5.30%30 6.30% 16.67%55 5.80%
15 to 19 years20 4.30%20 4.20% 0.00%40 4.20%
20 to 24 years30 6.40%15 3.20% 50.00%40 4.20%
25 to 29 years10 2.10%15 3.20% 33.33%25 2.60%
30 to 34 years15 3.20%20 4.20% 25.00%35 3.70%
35 to 39 years20 4.30%15 3.20% 25.00%40 4.20%
40 to 44 years45 9.60%30 6.30% 33.33%75 7.90%
45 to 49 years30 6.40%35 7.40% 14.29%70 7.40%
50 to 54 years40 8.50%40 8.40% 0.00%80 8.50%
55 to 59 years45 9.60%50 10.50% 10.00%95 10.10%
60 to 64 years45 9.60%45 9.50% 0.00%90 9.50%
65 to 69 years40 8.50%55 11.60% 27.27%95 10.10%
70 to 74 years45 9.60%40 8.40% 11.11%80 8.50%
75 to 79 years30 6.40%25 5.30% 16.67%50 5.30%
80 to 84 years10 2.10%15 3.20% 33.33%25 2.60%
85 years and over5 1.10%15 3.20% 66.67%20 2.10%
85 to 89 years0 0.00%10 2.10% 100.00%15 1.60%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
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 Musgrave Harbour are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years10.60%10.50%10.60%
15 to 64 years63.80%58.90%61.40%
65 years and over26.60%30.50%28.60%
Average age of the population48.70%51.10%49.90%
Median age of the population52.40%55.60%54.00%

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Population of Musgrave Harbour by Ethnicity and Origin

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

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Musgrave Harbour'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 Musgrave Harbour.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
Caucasian (White)2.22%3.19%2.17%
British Isles2.22%2.13%1.63%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Musgrave Harbour, which totals 990, the majority, consisting of 410 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 person8510.25%
2 persons21025.30%
3 persons657.85%
4 persons404.80%
5 or more persons151.80%

Income in Musgrave Harbour

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Musgrave Harbour is $30,400 (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 Musgrave Harbour is $58,400 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Musgrave Harbour 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 Musgrave Harbour.

Education Levels in Musgrave Harbour

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 Musgrave Harbour.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher2545705.20%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate9030539530.90%
No certificate, diploma or degree25019544033.05%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree27017545036.05%

Employment in Musgrave Harbour

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 11.73% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate27.16%
Unemployment rate11.73%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Musgrave Harbour working as an employee. Most of them (49.20%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Musgrave Harbour 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 Musgrave Harbour. 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 (19%) in Musgrave Harbour are working in the construction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting202013%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade000%
Transportation and warehousing1506%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services1005%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services10158%
Educational services0158%
Health care and social assistance05018%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services0103%
Other services (except public administration)000%
Public administration0156%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Musgrave Harbour. 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 home0000.00%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address55409543.20%
Usual place of work309512556.80%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Musgrave Harbour 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 minutes54.50%
15 to 29 minutes4.50%
30 to 44 minutes6.80%
45 to 59 minutes9.10%
60 minutes and over25.00%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Musgrave Harbour 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 Musgrave Harbour 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 Musgrave Harbour, the most used official language is English. Around 925 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 Musgrave Harbour is Christian. Around 725 people in Musgrave Harbour are Christian (350 males and 350 females).