Stewiacke, Nova Scotia Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of Stewiacke. It is a town in Canada that encompasses a land area of 17.62 km2. The town has a population density of 88.40 people per km2.

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

Stewiacke location on the map. View in Google Map

Photos of Places & Sceneries in Stewiacke

Cek lokasi di Google Maps »

Population Characteristics

According to the latest census, Stewiacke has a population of around 1,557 people. The town's population is in increased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has increased by 13.40%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
1,3731,557 +13.40%

Population By Genders

The male population of Stewiacke is around 725 while the female population is around 830.

Of the 1,557 total population in Stewiacke, the largest gender is female with around 830 women within the population.

725830 +12.65%

Population by Age Characteristics

Stewiacke has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 55 to 59 years old, accounting for 8.30% of the total population. The town median age is 47.60.

55 to 59 years50 6.90%80 9.60% 37.50%130 8.30%
60 to 64 years65 9.00%65 7.80% 0.00%130 8.30%
65 to 69 years60 8.30%60 7.20% 0.00%120 7.70%
25 to 29 years50 6.90%50 6.00% 0.00%100 6.40%
50 to 54 years45 6.20%55 6.60% 18.18%100 6.40%
30 to 34 years45 6.20%55 6.60% 18.18%95 6.10%
70 to 74 years45 6.20%50 6.00% 10.00%95 6.10%
0 to 4 years50 6.90%40 4.80% 20.00%90 5.80%
5 to 9 years45 6.20%45 5.40% 0.00%90 5.80%
45 to 49 years40 5.50%45 5.40% 11.11%85 5.40%
75 to 79 years35 4.80%50 6.00% 30.00%85 5.40%
10 to 14 years40 5.50%40 4.80% 0.00%80 5.10%
20 to 24 years40 5.50%40 4.80% 0.00%75 4.80%
35 to 39 years40 5.50%40 4.80% 0.00%75 4.80%
40 to 44 years30 4.10%35 4.20% 14.29%65 4.20%
15 to 19 years25 3.40%35 4.20% 28.57%60 3.80%
Median age of the population46 45.60%49 48.80% 6.15%48 47.60%
Average age of the population43 43.40%46 45.70% 4.38%45 44.60%
80 to 84 years15 2.10%25 3.00% 40.00%40 2.60%
85 years and over15 2.10%25 3.00% 40.00%40 2.60%

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 59.00% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 0 to 14 years, account for 24.00% and 16.70%, respectively.

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

0 to 14 years18.60%15.10%16.70%

Explore Stewiacke Through Videos

Population of Stewiacke by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of Stewiacke is quite diverse, which contributes to the town's vibrant cultural landscape. Stewiacke 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 Scottish, which accounts for 33.87% of the total population, followed by English (24.60%), Irish (24.60%), Canadian (19.49%), and French (10.54%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include German, British Isles, Caucasian (White), Dutch, and Nova Scotian.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
British Isles6.21%2.40%4.47%
Caucasian (White)3.45%4.79%4.47%
Nova Scotian4.83%3.59%4.15%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 455 of Stewiacke's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 2 persons household.

Household Size

About 19.00% of the population lives in 2 persons households. 1 person households ranked second, accounting for 16.55% of the population. 3 persons, 4 persons, and 5 or more persons households account for 6.70%, 4.60%, and 3.15%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
2 persons27019.00%
1 person23516.55%
3 persons956.70%
4 persons654.60%
5 or more persons453.15%

Income in Stewiacke

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

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within Stewiacke is $37,200.

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 Stewiacke population or around 1,065 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 1,010 and 665 people, respectively.

Household Income

The Stewiacke's median household income is $65,500, 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 Stewiacke

This data sheds light on the distribution of Stewiacke 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.

52.95% or most of the Stewiacke population has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. 35.15% of the population has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate, 11.95% has a No certificate, diploma or degree, and 11.65% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree5105801,09552.95%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate32541072535.15%
No certificate, diploma or degree13514027511.95%
Bachelor's degree or higher8016023511.65%

Employment in Stewiacke

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in Stewiacke. 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 4.21% which is pretty low.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate54.41%
Unemployment rate4.21%

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 Stewiacke's population (around 81.20%) are working permanent position as an employee.


In the town, there are 15 men and 30 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 45.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

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

Stewiacke has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (19%) works in the retail trade sector. The Health care and social assistance sector comes second at 10%, followed by Accommodation and food services at 9%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Retail trade4510019%
Health care and social assistance156010%
Accommodation and food services10559%
Educational services10507%
Public administration10457%
Wholesale trade40106%
Transportation and warehousing3506%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services25206%
Other services (except public administration)35156%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting2003%
Professional, scientific and technical services10153%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction2003%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance000%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%

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 work26527554076.10%
No fixed workplace address702510014.10%
Worked at home1055659.20%
Worked outside Canada100101.40%


The data sheds light on how Stewiacke 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 Stewiacke residents and sustainable urban planning.

Commuting Duration

This data reveals the average time that the residents of Stewiacke 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 minutes34.40%
15 to 29 minutes28.90%
30 to 44 minutes21.10%
45 to 59 minutes13.30%
60 minutes and over3.10%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in Stewiackeshed 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 Stewiacke'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 Stewiacke. About 1,535 people living in the province speak English, 20 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


Stewiacke is predominantly Christian. About 825 of its population is Christian (365 males and 365 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.