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Data refers to the Southeast New Brunswick region unless otherwise specified. Southeast New Brunswick includes Westmorland, Albert, and Kent counties.

Population

231,476

+2.0% YOY

2021 | Statistics Canada

Median age

44.6 Years

2021 | Statistics Canada

Total population increase**

4,515

2020-2021 | Statistics Canada 

Permanent Resident Admission*

935

+290% YOY

Q4 2021 | IRCC

*Greater Moncton CMA: indicates number of permanent residents admitted to Canada with Greater Moncton as their CMA of intended destination
** 2020/2021 represents July 2020-June 2021

Building permit values – non-residential*†

$8,254,000

+294.0% YOY

February 2022 | Statistics Canada

Building permit values
– residential*†

$18,762,000

+175.2% YOY

February 2021 | Statistics Canada

Vacancy rates –
commercial*

11.8%

+2.2% YOY

Q4 2021 | Cushman Wakefield

Vacancy rates –
residential*

1.5%

-1.2% YOY

2021 | CMHC

Rent –
commercial*

$25.12/psf

0.0% YOY

Q4 2021 | Cushman Wakefield

Average apartment rent
– residential*

$991/month

+10.6% YOY

2021 | CMHC

Housing
starts*

77

+2466.7% YOY

March 2021 | CMHC

AVERAGE
HOME PRICE*

$335,100

+37.2% YOY

March 2022 | CREA

*Greater Moncton CMA
† Represented in thousands

Active Businesses*

3,942

+2.9% YOY

December 2021 | Statistics Canada

Net monthly business openings/closures*†

9 net closures

December 2021 | Statistics Canada

GDP*

$32.3 billion

+8.3% YOY

2021 | Conference Board of Canada

International Export value*

$538.4 million

+53% YOY

2020 | Statistics Canada

Top industries by employment

Wholesale and retail trade

16.3%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Health care and social assistance

15.4%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Manufacturing

7.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Top occupations by employment

Sales and service
occupations

28.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Business, finance and
administration occupations

16.2%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Trades, transport and equipment operators
and related occupations

13.8%

2016 | Statistics Canada

*Greater Moncton CMA
† Experimental data – interpret with caution.
Net business openings indicates business openings minus business closures. Business closures indicates the number of businesses that previously had a positive number of employees and now have zero employees. Closures are not necessarily permanent.

Monthly Labour Report

March 2022

Quarterly Economic Report

Q4 – 2021

Short-Term Priority Sector Labour Force Demand Forecasts Projections

2021

Employer Survey Analysis

2021

Employer Survey infographic

2021

Post-Secondary Education (PSE) Survey Report

2021

Population Change and Interprovincial Migration

January 2022

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