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IndexShawnigan LakeVictoriaBritish Columbia
Median household income$94,577$66,907$86,325
Unemployment rate3.4%3.1%3.9%
In labour force64.4%67.7%64.2%

Key findings

  • The median household income in Shawnigan Lake is 15% higher than the national average
  • The unemployment rate in Shawnigan Lake is 47% lower than the national average
  • In Shawnigan Lake 4.5% of people earn $20,000 or less
  • In Shawnigan Lake 12.7% of people earn between $80,000 and $100,000
  • In Shawnigan Lake 2.9% of people earn $300,000 or more

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      $44,600 $66,907 $133,814
      $57,544 $86,325 $172,650
      $54,951 $82,436 $164,872
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      Shawnigan Lake median earnings by income bracket

      Shawnigan Lake employment by industry

      Labour TypePercent
      Construction industry8.6%
      Manufacturing sector3.2%
      Financial & insurance services2.0%
      Wholesale & retail services8.1%
      Public administration5.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities2.6%
      Education, health & social services11.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Kil-pah-las 3, BC5$150,00082.0%
      North Saanich, BC11,587$133,18361.6%
      Highlands, BC2,398$125,12251.8%
      Central Saanich, BC18,572$108,37931.5%
      Colwood, BC19,837$108,18931.2%
      Victoria, BC94,229$66,90718.8%

      Cities with similar population

      City Population Household Income National Avg.
      Lynn, MA94,201n/a 
      Concord, NC94,147n/a 
      Dearborn, MI94,328n/a 
      Plantation, FL94,366n/a 
      Quincy, MA94,389n/a 
      Victoria, BC94,229$66,90718.8%
      Source: The Shawnigan Lake, Victoria, BC data and statistics displayed above are derived from Statistics Canada and updated for 2021 by Environics Analytics.