Greater Moncton Dashboard

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*

845

+186% YOY

Q1 2022 | 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

Unemployment rate

6.2%

-3.6% YOY

May 2022 | Statistics Canada

Labour force participation rate

63.6%

-1.6% YOY

May 2022 | Statistics Canada

Minimum wage

$12.75/hour

+37.6% since 2010

2022 | GNB

Median Total Income – Couples

$90,770

+1.6% YOY

2019 | Statistics Canada

Public College Enrolment*
Total

2,105

+8.8% YOY

2019-2020 | NBCC, CCNB

Public University Enrolment*
Total

6,428

+2.2% YOY

2020-2021 | Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission

Public University Enrolment*
International Students

960

-0.7% YOY

2020-2021 | Maritime Provinces Higher Education Commission

Bilingual Population
(English/French)

50.6%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Working-Aged Population with
Post-Secondary Education

63.7%

2016 | Statistics Canada

Job
Postings†

7,364

+75.6% YOY

Q1 2022 | Vicinity Jobs

*Mount Allison University and Université de Moncton Campus de Moncton
nbjobs.ca/stats/hiringdemand/southeast

Building permit values – non-residential*†

$11,134,000

+104.0% YOY

April 2022 | Statistics Canada

Building permit values
– residential*†

$51,084,000

-23.6% YOY

April 2022 | Statistics Canada

Vacancy rates –
commercial*

12.1%

+2.9% YOY

Q1 2022 | Cushman Wakefield

Vacancy rates –
residential*

1.5%

-1.2% YOY

2021 | CMHC

Rent –
commercial*

$25.45/psf

1.4% YOY

Q1 2022 | Cushman Wakefield

Average apartment rent
– residential*

$991/month

+10.6% YOY

2021 | CMHC

Housing
starts*

349

+1242.3% YOY

May 2022 | CMHC

AVERAGE
HOME PRICE*

$340,900

+35.9% YOY

May 2022 | CREA

*Greater Moncton CMA
† Represented in thousands

Active Businesses*

3,979

+3.1% YOY

January 2022 | Statistics Canada

Net monthly business openings/closures*†

3 net openings

January 2022 | 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

May 2022

Quarterly Economic Report

Q1 – 2022

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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