Holdfast, Saskatchewan Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of Holdfast. It is a village in Canada that encompasses a land area of 1.32 km2. The village has a population density of 130.90 people per km2.

We highlight the Holdfast village'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, Holdfast has a population of around 173 people. The village's population is in decreased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has decreased by -29.96%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
247173 --29.96%

Population By Genders

The male population of Holdfast is around 95 while the female population is around 75.

Of the 173 total population in Holdfast, the largest gender is male with around 95 women within the population.

9575 -21.05%

Population by Age Characteristics

Holdfast has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 65 to 69 years old, accounting for 11.40% of the total population. The village median age is 42.00.

Average age of the population41 41.20%45 45.00% 8.89%43 42.80%
Median age of the population42 41.60%44 44.00% 6.82%42 42.00%
65 to 69 years5 5.30%10 13.30% 50.00%20 11.40%
5 to 9 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%15 8.60%
10 to 14 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%15 8.60%
35 to 39 years10 10.50%10 13.30% 0.00%15 8.60%
40 to 44 years10 10.50%5 6.70% 50.00%15 8.60%
70 to 74 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%15 8.60%
0 to 4 years10 10.50%5 6.70% 50.00%10 5.70%
30 to 34 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%10 5.70%
55 to 59 years5 5.30%0 0.00% 100.00%10 5.70%
60 to 64 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%10 5.70%
75 to 79 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%10 5.70%
15 to 19 years5 5.30%5 6.70% 0.00%5 2.90%
20 to 24 years5 5.30%0 0.00% 100.00%5 2.90%
25 to 29 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%5 2.90%
45 to 49 years10 10.50%5 6.70% 50.00%5 2.90%
50 to 54 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%5 2.90%
80 to 84 years0 0.00%0 0.00% 0.00%0 0.00%

Broader Age Groups

If the village'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 48.60% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 15 to 64 years, account for 28.60% and 48.60%, respectively.

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


Population of Holdfast by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of Holdfast is quite diverse, which contributes to the village's vibrant cultural landscape. Holdfast 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 German, which accounts for 40.00% of the total population, followed by Norwegian (28.00%), Canadian (26.00%), Scottish (20.00%), and English (16.00%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include Ukrainian, French, Irish, Chinese, and Italian.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 70 of Holdfast's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 1 person household.

Household Size

About 21.90% of the population lives in 1 person households. 2 persons households ranked second, accounting for 15.65% of the population. 5 or more persons, 3 persons, and 4 persons households account for 6.25%, 3.15%, and 3.15%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
1 person3521.90%
2 persons2515.65%
5 or more persons106.25%
3 persons53.15%
4 persons53.15%

Income in Holdfast

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

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within Holdfast is $0.

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 village's economic performance, spread of income across individuals, quality of life, as well as disparities within its borders.

Most of Holdfast population or around 0 people falls in the Under $10,000 group. The next largest groups are the Under $10,000, and Under $10,000 with around 0 and 0 people, respectively.

Household Income

The Holdfast's median household income is $0, according to 2020 data.

The data provides important insights into the village'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 village's income distribution, disparities, and trends.

Education Levels in Holdfast

This data sheds light on the distribution of Holdfast 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.

66.55% or most of the Holdfast population has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree. 16.70% of the population has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate, 15.25% has a No certificate, diploma or degree, and 5.90% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree8010017566.55%
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate30204516.70%
No certificate, diploma or degree3004015.25%
Bachelor's degree or higher010205.90%

Employment in Holdfast

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in Holdfast. 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 0.00% which is pretty low.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate55.88%
Unemployment rate0.00%

Working as an Employee

The table shows the data on the total number of individuals in the village who work as an employee. The majority of Holdfast's population (around 50.00%) are working permanent position as an employee.


In the village, there are 25 men and 0 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 30.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

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

Holdfast has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (60%) works in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector. The Educational services sector comes second at 10%, followed by Health care and social assistance at 10%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting352560%
Educational services01010%
Health care and social assistance01010%
Public administration0010%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale trade000%
Retail trade000%
Transportation and warehousing000%
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 village. 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 work25255557.90%
Worked at home10203031.60%
No fixed workplace address1001010.50%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%


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

Commuting Duration

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

Only using 25% sample data.
Less than 15 minutes53.80%
15 to 29 minutes30.80%
30 to 44 minutes0.00%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over0.00%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in Holdfastshed 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 village's social fabric. We can gain insights into Holdfast'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 village'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 Holdfast. About 175 people living in the province speak English, 0 people speak Neither English nor French, 0 people speak French language, and 0 people speak English and French language.

Neither English nor French0
English and French0


Holdfast is predominantly Christian. About 150 of its population is Christian (80 males and 80 females).

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