Norquay, Saskatchewan Population Data & Demographics

This article shows the demographic data and statistics of Norquay. It is a town in Canada that encompasses a land area of 1.62 km2. The town has a population density of 258.60 people per km2.

We highlight the Norquay town'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, Norquay has a population of around 420 people. The town's population is in decreased . Between 2016 and 2021, the population of Newfoundland and Labrador has decreased by -3.23%.

Population in 2016Population in 2021Difference
434420 --3.23%

Population By Genders

The male population of Norquay is around 190 while the female population is around 230.

Of the 420 total population in Norquay, the largest gender is female with around 230 women within the population.

190230 -17.39%

Population by Age Characteristics

Norquay has an aging population. The majority of the population is people aged 85 years and over old, accounting for 14.30% of the total population. The town median age is 60.00.

85 years and over15 7.90%45 19.60% 66.67%60 14.30%
Median age of the population53 53.20%65 65.00% 18.46%60 60.00%
Average age of the population50 49.80%59 59.20% 16.89%55 55.00%
70 to 74 years15 7.90%25 10.90% 40.00%40 9.50%
75 to 79 years15 7.90%15 6.50% 0.00%30 7.10%
30 to 34 years10 5.30%20 8.70% 50.00%25 6.00%
60 to 64 years15 7.90%10 4.30% 33.33%25 6.00%
65 to 69 years10 5.30%15 6.50% 33.33%25 6.00%
80 to 84 years10 5.30%15 6.50% 33.33%25 6.00%
10 to 14 years10 5.30%10 4.30% 0.00%20 4.80%
40 to 44 years15 7.90%10 4.30% 33.33%20 4.80%
45 to 49 years10 5.30%10 4.30% 0.00%20 4.80%
50 to 54 years5 2.60%15 6.50% 66.67%20 4.80%
55 to 59 years10 5.30%5 2.20% 50.00%20 4.80%
85 to 89 years5 2.60%15 6.50% 66.67%20 4.80%
90 to 94 years10 5.30%15 6.50% 33.33%20 4.80%
5 to 9 years10 5.30%5 2.20% 50.00%15 3.60%
15 to 19 years5 2.60%5 2.20% 0.00%15 3.60%
20 to 24 years10 5.30%5 2.20% 50.00%15 3.60%
25 to 29 years10 5.30%5 2.20% 50.00%15 3.60%

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 46.40% of the population. The other age groups, 65 years and over and 15 to 64 years, account for 42.90% and 46.40%, respectively.

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

0 to 14 years15.80%8.70%10.70%

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Population of Norquay by Ethnicity and Origin

The population of Norquay is quite diverse, which contributes to the town's vibrant cultural landscape. Norquay 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 Ukrainian, which accounts for 48.00% of the total population, followed by Swedish (17.33%), Norwegian (16.00%), Scottish (14.67%), and Polish (13.33%).

Other ethnicities and origins in Newfoundland and Labrador include English, Canadian, Irish, French, and German.

Ethnicity and OriginMaleFemalePercentage in Population

Household and Dwelling Characteristics

About 170 of Norquay's population live in a single-detached house. In addition, most of them are living in 1 person household.

Household Size

About 21.05% of the population lives in 1 person households. 2 persons households ranked second, accounting for 19.75% of the population. 3 persons, 4 persons, and 5 or more persons households account for 3.95%, 3.95%, and 1.30%, respectively.

Number of Person(s) in HouseholdTotalPercentage
1 person8021.05%
2 persons7519.75%
3 persons153.95%
4 persons153.95%
5 or more persons51.30%

Income in Norquay

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

Per Capita Income

According to 2020 data, the median personal income within Norquay is $32,800.

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 Norquay population or around 295 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 215 and 145 people, respectively.

Household Income

The Norquay's median household income is $47,200, 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 Norquay

This data sheds light on the distribution of Norquay 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.

38.35% or most of the Norquay population has a High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate. 31.20% of the population has a No certificate, diploma or degree, 29.75% has a Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree, and 10.10% has Bachelor's degree or higher.

Only using 25% sample data.
High (secondary) school diploma or equivalency certificate9510019038.35%
No certificate, diploma or degree957016531.20%
Postsecondary certificate, diploma or degree659515529.75%
Bachelor's degree or higher10355010.10%

Employment in Norquay

This dataset provides a snapshot of employment trends in Norquay. 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 4.41% which is pretty low.

Only using 25% sample data.
Employment rate48.53%
Unemployment rate4.41%

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 Norquay's population (around 58.30%) are working permanent position as an employee.


In the town, there are 35 men and 25 women working as self-employed individuals, bringing the total number to 65.

Only using 25% sample data.

Employment Industry Sectors

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

Norquay has a wide range of industries. Most of its population (39%) works in the agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting sector. The Retail trade sector comes second at 17%, followed by Health care and social assistance at 17%.

Only using 25% sample data.
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting551039%
Retail trade102517%
Health care and social assistance02517%
Administrative and support, waste management and remediation services1006%
Educational services0106%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction000%
Wholesale 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%
Arts, entertainment and recreation000%
Accommodation and food services000%
Other services (except public administration)000%
Public administration000%

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 work506010563.60%
Worked at home30154527.30%
No fixed workplace address10102012.10%
Worked outside Canada0000.00%


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

Commuting Duration

This data reveals the average time that the residents of Norquay 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 minutes50.00%
15 to 29 minutes25.00%
30 to 44 minutes20.80%
45 to 59 minutes0.00%
60 minutes and over0.00%

Marital Status

The statistics on marital status in Norquayshed 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 Norquay'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 Norquay. About 420 people living in the province speak English, 0 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


Norquay is predominantly Christian. About 265 of its population is Christian (120 males and 120 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.