Westville - Town, Nova Scotia, Canada



Population in 2011: 3,798
Population in 2006: 3,805
Population in 2001: 3,879
2006 to 2011 population change
This town -0.2%
Province 0.9%
2001 to 2006 population change
This town -1.9%
Province 0.6%

Total private dwellings: 1,650
Private dwellings occupied by usual residents: 1,568
Land area (km2): 14.39

Population density per square kilometre
Here:

264.0
Nearby towns and cities:

21.0
This town population and dwellings statistics

Other nearby cities

Earning and income in 2005

Median earnings in 2005
This town:

19,928 CAD
Province:

22,608 CAD
Median income in 2005
Here:

19,971 CAD
Province:

22,815 CAD
Percent of persons in low income before tax
This town:

19.2%
Nova Scotia:

13.8%

Composition of total income in this town

Earnings and income details for Westville

Occupation and industry

Participation rate
This town:

58.4%
Nova Scotia:

62.9%
Employment rate
This town:

52.5%
Nova Scotia:

57.2%
Unemployment rate
Here:

9.9%
Province:

9.1%

Labour force activity in this town

Place of work status

Mode of transportation to work

Occupation

Industry

Labour, occupation and industry details for this town


Marital Status

Married or living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,760
Here:

56.2%
Nova Scotia:

57.8%
Male: 880
This town:

59.9%
Nova Scotia:

60.4%
Female: 880
Here:

53.0%
Nova Scotia:

55.5%
Not married and not living with a common-law partner
Total: 1,365
Here:

43.6%
Province:

42.2%
Male: 590
This town:

40.1%
Nova Scotia:

39.6%
Female: 780
Here:

47.0%
Province:

44.5%

Westville - Marital Status

This town marital status details

Families and households characteristics

Families Types in this town

Households types in this town

Average family income in this town in 2005

Westville families and households characteristics

Language

Knowledge of official languages in Westville

First official language spoken in Westville

Mother tongue

Language most often used at home

Other languages used at home

Language most often used at work

Language details for this town

Mobility status in 2006

This town - Place of residence in 2005

Westville - Place of residence in 2001

Westville mobility details

Education

Education attainment in this town

Location of study

Major field of study

Education in this town

Federal Corporations Located in Westville

Age characteristics

Median age of the population
This town:

40.9
Province:

43.7
Percent of the population aged 15 and over
Here:

82.5%
Nova Scotia:

85.0%
Age characteristics of this town

Federal Corporations In This Town

Citizenship and immigration

Total visible minority population
Total: 35
This town:

0.9%
Province:

4.2%
Male: 20
This town:

1.1%
Province:

4.2%
Female: 10
This town:

0.5%
Nova Scotia:

4.2%
Aboriginal identity population
Total: 15
Here:

0.4%
Nova Scotia:

2.7%
Male: 10
Here:

0.5%
Nova Scotia:

2.7%
Female: 10
Here:

0.5%
Province:

2.7%
This town citizenship and immigration Details


Source: Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 92-591-XWE. Ottawa. Released March 13 2007 and Statistics Canada Catalogue no. 98-316-XWE. Ottawa. Released October 24, 2012. This data is an unofficial version of the materials, made without affiliation or endorsement of Statistics Canada.
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