Machar, Ontario Population Data & Statistics

This is the population and demographic data and statistics for Machar, a town in Canada with a land area of 182.65 km2 and has a population density of 5.30 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 Machar is around 969 people.

On the table below, we can see that the total population of Machar in 2021 census have increased 9.86% compared to the 2016 census.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
882969 +9.86%

Population By Genders

Of the 969 total population in Machar, the largest gender is male with around 505 women within the population.

505465 +7.92%

Population by Age Characteristics

Of the 882 population in Machar, majority of them are in the age of 65 to 69 years years old, with 10.90% of them are male and 14.00% female. While the median age of the whole population is 59.60.

0 to 4 years15 3.00%10 2.20% 33.33%20 2.10%
5 to 9 years15 3.00%15 3.20% 0.00%30 3.10%
10 to 14 years25 5.00%15 3.20% 40.00%45 4.60%
15 to 19 years20 4.00%15 3.20% 25.00%40 4.10%
20 to 24 years15 3.00%5 1.10% 66.67%20 2.10%
25 to 29 years15 3.00%15 3.20% 0.00%30 3.10%
30 to 34 years15 3.00%10 2.20% 33.33%25 2.60%
35 to 39 years15 3.00%15 3.20% 0.00%30 3.10%
40 to 44 years25 5.00%15 3.20% 40.00%45 4.60%
45 to 49 years25 5.00%25 5.40% 0.00%50 5.20%
50 to 54 years30 5.90%25 5.40% 16.67%55 5.70%
55 to 59 years55 10.90%45 9.70% 18.18%105 10.80%
60 to 64 years50 9.90%65 14.00% 23.08%115 11.90%
65 to 69 years55 10.90%65 14.00% 15.38%120 12.40%
70 to 74 years65 12.90%45 9.70% 30.77%110 11.30%
75 to 79 years40 7.90%40 8.60% 0.00%80 8.20%
80 to 84 years15 3.00%15 3.20% 0.00%30 3.10%
85 years and over0 0.00%20 4.30% 100.00%20 2.10%
85 to 89 years0 0.00%15 3.20% 100.00%15 1.50%
90 to 94 years0 0.00%5 1.10% 100.00%5 0.50%
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 Machar are within the 15 to 64 years age group.

0 to 14 years10.90%9.70%9.80%
15 to 64 years53.50%52.70%53.10%
65 years and over34.70%38.70%37.10%
Average age of the population51.80%54.50%53.10%
Median age of the population58.00%60.80%59.60%

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Population of Machar by Ethnicity and Origin

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

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

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population
British Isles6.54%8.16%7.32%

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

Of the population in Machar, which totals 882, the majority, consisting of 440 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 person13014.15%
2 persons23025.00%
3 persons505.45%
4 persons353.80%
5 or more persons202.15%

Income in Machar

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

Per Capita Income

The median individual income in Machar is $37,200 (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 Machar is $70,000 (according to the 2020 data).

Household income data in a Machar 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 Machar.

Education Levels in Machar

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 Machar.

Only using 25% sample data.
Bachelor's degree or higher5013518013.35%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate25520045534.80%
No certificate, diploma or degree1307520513.15%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree30038068552.10%

Employment in Machar

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

From the table below, we can see that unemployment rate is only at 3.35% which is pretty low acccording to experts.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate41.90%
Unemployment rate3.35%

Working as an Employee

This table provides the data on how many people in Machar working as an employee. Most of them (69.50%) are working permanent position as an employee.


On the other hand, this table provides the data on how many people in Machar 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 Machar. 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 (18%) in Machar are working in the construction sector.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting000%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction10104%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade301010%
Transportation and warehousing25107%
Information and cultural industries000%
Finance and insurance0102%
Real estate and rental and leasing000%
Professional, scientific and technical services002%
Management of companies and enterprises000%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services10105%
Educational services15209%
Health care and social assistance05012%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services002%
Other services (except public administration)0102%
Public administration103011%

Places of Work

data provides valuable insights into commuting patterns and workplace distribution within Machar. 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 home25306016.00%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%
No fixed workplace address55207520.00%
Usual place of work13011024064.00%


This data reveals crucial information about how residents in Machar 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 minutes34.90%
15 to 29 minutes19.00%
30 to 44 minutes15.90%
45 to 59 minutes12.70%
60 minutes and over17.50%

Marital Status

Delving into the marital status statistics within Machar 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 Machar 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 Machar, the most used official language is English. Around 960 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 Machar is Christian. Around 560 people in Machar are Christian (265 males and 265 females).