Chapel Island 5, Nova Scotia Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Chapel Island 5, a in Canada with a land area of 5.62 km2 and has a population density of 72.10 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 Chapel Island 5 is around 405 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Chapel Island 5 in 2021 census have decreased -19.96% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
506405 --19.96%

Population By Genders

Of the 405 total population in Chapel Island 5, the largest gender is male with around 210 women within the population.

210195 -7.14%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 506 population in Chapel Island 5, majority of them are in the age of 5 to 9 years years old, with 7.10% of them are male and 12.80% female. While the median age of the whole population is 29.60.

0 to 4 years20 9.50%15 7.70% 25.00%35 8.60%
5 to 9 years15 7.10%25 12.80% 40.00%40 9.90%
10 to 14 years20 9.50%20 10.30% 0.00%35 8.60%
15 to 19 years20 9.50%10 5.10% 50.00%30 7.40%
20 to 24 years15 7.10%10 5.10% 33.33%30 7.40%
25 to 29 years20 9.50%15 7.70% 25.00%35 8.60%
30 to 34 years15 7.10%15 7.70% 0.00%35 8.60%
35 to 39 years15 7.10%15 7.70% 0.00%25 6.20%
40 to 44 years10 4.80%15 7.70% 33.33%20 4.90%
45 to 49 years10 4.80%10 5.10% 0.00%20 4.90%
50 to 54 years15 7.10%15 7.70% 0.00%25 6.20%
55 to 59 years20 9.50%15 7.70% 25.00%30 7.40%
60 to 64 years5 2.40%10 5.10% 50.00%15 3.70%
65 to 69 years5 2.40%5 2.60% 0.00%10 2.50%
70 to 74 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%5 1.20%
75 to 79 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%
80 to 84 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%5 1.20%
85 years and over5 2.40%5 2.60% 0.00%10 2.50%
85 to 89 years0 0.00%5 2.60% 100.00%0 0.00%
90 to 94 years5 2.40%0 0.00% 100.00%5 1.20%
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 Chapel Island 5 are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years26.20%28.20%27.20%
15 to 64 years69.00%61.50%66.70%
65 years and over4.80%7.70%6.20%
Average age of the population31.90%32.80%32.30%
Median age of the population29.20%29.80%29.60%

Population of Chapel Island 5 by Ethnicity and Origin

In Chapel Island 5, the population data reflects a diverse range of ethnicities, contributing to the vibrant cultural landscape. Chapel Island 5 embraces various ethnic groups, each adding to its dynamic societal fabric.

The population statistics underscore the importance of this multicultural diversity, emphasizing Chapel Island 5'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 Chapel Island 5.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
First Nations (North American Indian)9.52%17.95%14.81%
North American Indigenous9.52%12.82%9.88%
Caucasian (White)7.14%0.00%3.70%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Chapel Island 5, which totals 506, the majority, consisting of 125 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 person3010.70%
2 persons4014.30%
3 persons155.35%
4 persons207.15%
5 or more persons3010.70%

Income in Chapel Island 5

The population data in a region can offer valuable insights when analyzed in relation to income levels. By examining the income distribution within Chapel Island 5, we can gain a deeper understanding of the socioeconomic dynamics at play.

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Chapel Island 5 is $33,200 (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 Chapel Island 5 is $51,200 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Chapel Island 5 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 Chapel Island 5.

Education Levels in Chapel Island 5

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 Chapel Island 5.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher20456513.10%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate606011522.55%
No certificate, diploma or degree756013525.95%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree13012025050.30%

Employment in Chapel Island 5

This comprehensive dataset offers a detailed snapshot of Chapel Island 5's employment trends, encompassing various sectors, industries, and job categories.

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 10.17% which is very high acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate45.76%
Unemployment rate10.17%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Chapel Island 5 working as an employee. Most of them (63.60%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Chapel Island 5 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 Chapel Island 5. 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 (24%) in Chapel Island 5 are working in the public administration sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting151012%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade0106%
Transportation and warehousing000%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing1006%
Professional, scientific and technical services000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services006%
Educational services0106%
Health care and social assistance102018%
Arts, entertainment and recreation1006%
Accommodation and food services0100%
Other services (except public administration)1006%
Public administration152024%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Chapel Island 5. 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 home1001511.10%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address2503022.20%
Usual place of work35559066.70%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Chapel Island 5 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 minutes73.90%
15 to 29 minutes8.70%
30 to 44 minutes8.70%
45 to 59 minutes8.70%
60 minutes and over8.70%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Chapel Island 5 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 Chapel Island 5 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 Chapel Island 5, the most used official language is English. Around 405 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 Chapel Island 5 is Christian. Around 255 people in Chapel Island 5 are Christian (140 males and 140 females).