+2.0% YOY

2021 | Statistics Canada

Median age

44.8 Years

2021 | Statistics Canada

Total population increase**


2021 | Statistics Canada 

Permanent Resident Admission*


+97.4% YOY

Q3 2022 | IRCC

  • Southeast New Brunswick had record population growth in 2021, driven by immigration and record-setting interprovincial migration.

  • Dieppe was the fastest-growing Atlantic Canadian municipality from 2016-2021 according to the 2021 Census. Moncton was the 2nd fastest-growing municipality.

  • Sackville and Shediac were among the fastest-growing towns in New Brunswick from 2016-2021.

  • Permanent resident admissions to the Greater Moncton CMA surpassed pre-COVID levels in 2021

  • The regional population‚Äôs median age has climbed over the past 10 years but has leveled off recently.

*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